The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 46 45 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.02% 2.44% 13.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.61% 6.67% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 36
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
159 150 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.19% 36.67% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 152 144 113
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Hampshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (50.62%) UNIX
2 28 (34.57%) Python
3 27 (33.33%) Apache
4 24 (29.63%) Ubuntu
5 23 (28.40%) Analytics
6 22 (27.16%) Nagios
6 22 (27.16%) Debian
6 22 (27.16%) Puppet
7 21 (25.93%) Windows
8 20 (24.69%) C
9 18 (22.22%) SQL
9 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 17 (20.99%) C++
11 16 (19.75%) Degree
11 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
12 13 (16.05%) PHP
13 12 (14.81%) HTML
13 12 (14.81%) MySQL
13 12 (14.81%) VMware
14 11 (13.58%) CSS
15 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
16 8 (9.88%) Replication
16 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
17 7 (8.64%) Perl
17 7 (8.64%) Subversion
18 6 (7.41%) IBM
18 6 (7.41%) Legal
18 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
19 5 (6.17%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 27 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) SAS
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) FileNet
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) DNS
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
1 5 (6.17%) DHCP
2 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) Wireless
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) Redis
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Subversion
2 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (7.41%) Legal
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Administrator
2 30 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (30.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 25 (30.86%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 18 (22.22%) Developer
5 15 (18.52%) Graduate
6 13 (16.05%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.94%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) HTML
2 11 (13.58%) CSS
3 5 (6.17%) Web Services
3 5 (6.17%) jQuery
4 4 (4.94%) REST
4 4 (4.94%) XML
4 4 (4.94%) LAMP
4 4 (4.94%) SOAP
5 3 (3.70%) J2SE
5 3 (3.70%) .NET
5 3 (3.70%) Java EE
6 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.47%) J2EE
6 2 (2.47%) JSP
6 2 (2.47%) Servlets
6 2 (2.47%) Java SE
7 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.23%) JavaBeans
7 1 (1.23%) EJB
7 1 (1.23%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 5 (6.17%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) Firmware
5 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.47%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) VHDL
6 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.62%) UNIX
2 24 (29.63%) Ubuntu
3 22 (27.16%) Debian
4 21 (25.93%) Windows
5 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.70%) AIX
6 3 (3.70%) Solaris
7 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.47%) VMS
7 2 (2.47%) SUSE
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Analytics
2 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 5 (6.17%) Change Control
3 5 (6.17%) OOP
4 4 (4.94%) OO
4 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.94%) Scrum
4 4 (4.94%) MVC
5 3 (3.70%) ITIL
6 2 (2.47%) CRM
6 2 (2.47%) Workflow
6 2 (2.47%) Migration
6 2 (2.47%) Content Management
6 2 (2.47%) Document Management
6 2 (2.47%) Web Design
6 2 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.47%) DevOps
6 2 (2.47%) Kanban
6 2 (2.47%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) Python
2 20 (24.69%) C
3 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 17 (20.99%) C++
5 13 (16.05%) PHP
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.64%) Perl
8 5 (6.17%) Java
9 2 (2.47%) C#
9 2 (2.47%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) VBA
9 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) Clojure
10 1 (1.23%) Golang
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) PHP5
10 1 (1.23%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) vCloud
2 3 (3.70%) PowerHA
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (27.16%) Nagios
1 22 (27.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) VMware
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) IBM
4 5 (6.17%) NetApp
5 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.47%) JBoss
7 2 (2.47%) Veritas
7 2 (2.47%) Kofax
7 2 (2.47%) Twitter
8 1 (1.23%) Google
8 1 (1.23%) Sage
8 1 (1.23%) HP
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