The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 22.31% 9.92% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.94% 36.36% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 43.80% 27.27% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Poole region.

Linux Salary Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Poole region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Poole

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 40 (86.96%) UNIX
3 37 (80.43%) C++
3 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
4 36 (78.26%) OO
5 34 (73.91%) OOP
6 22 (47.83%) Degree
6 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.70%) Finance
7 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
7 4 (8.70%) Banking
7 4 (8.70%) Retail
7 4 (8.70%) Subversion
7 4 (8.70%) VMware
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) Perl
7 4 (8.70%) Apache
7 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
7 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.52%) QA
8 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.52%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSH
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.35%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
1 4 (8.70%) Banking
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Software Engineer
2 37 (80.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Graduate
4 6 (13.04%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.35%) DAO
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) JDBC
2 2 (4.35%) Struts
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) CGI
2 2 (4.35%) Laravel
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) JPA
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) JMS
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Windows
2 40 (86.96%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
2 36 (78.26%) OO
3 34 (73.91%) OOP
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
4 4 (8.70%) Wealth Management
4 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) SOA
5 2 (4.35%) Process Management
5 2 (4.35%) Validation
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.35%) MVC
5 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.35%) Time Management
5 2 (4.35%) People Management
5 2 (4.35%) Change Control
5 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) C++
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) AWK
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Korn
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) NFS
2 2 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.35%) QEMU
2 2 (4.35%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (4.35%) Dell
2 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.35%) Remedy
3 1 (2.17%) Pega
3 1 (2.17%) Sun
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago