The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 26 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.49% 10.37% 6.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.62% 34.00% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 26
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 100 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.43% 30.49% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 83 90 156
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 48 (52.17%) Unix
2 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.87%) HTML
3 33 (35.87%) CSS
4 32 (34.78%) PHP
5 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (29.35%) Python
7 24 (26.09%) Ruby
8 22 (23.91%) SQL
8 22 (23.91%) Red Hat
9 20 (21.74%) Perl
9 20 (21.74%) MySQL
9 20 (21.74%) Windows
10 19 (20.65%) jQuery
11 18 (19.57%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (18.48%) LAMP
12 17 (18.48%) AIX
12 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.48%) OO PHP
13 16 (17.39%) Apache
13 16 (17.39%) VMware
13 16 (17.39%) Web Development
13 16 (17.39%) CentOS
14 15 (16.30%) Open Source
15 14 (15.22%) Bash Shell
15 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
15 14 (15.22%) MVC
15 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
15 14 (15.22%) Tivoli

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) Firewall
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.26%) DHCP
3 3 (3.26%) LAN
3 3 (3.26%) SAN
3 3 (3.26%) VoIP
3 3 (3.26%) VPN
3 3 (3.26%) WAN
4 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.09%) HTTP
5 1 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) MySQL
2 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) PHPUnit
2 10 (10.87%) Subversion
3 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.26%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 14 (15.22%) Unix Specialist
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Administrator
6 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (10.87%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Web Developer
8 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) AIX Specialist
9 8 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) CSS
1 33 (35.87%) HTML
2 19 (20.65%) jQuery
3 18 (19.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 17 (18.48%) LAMP
5 10 (10.87%) CakePHP
5 10 (10.87%) JSON
5 10 (10.87%) REST
5 10 (10.87%) SOAP
5 10 (10.87%) XML
6 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.52%) React
8 5 (5.43%) .NET
9 3 (3.26%) Laravel
9 3 (3.26%) Symfony
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.17%) CSS3
10 2 (2.17%) HTML5
10 2 (2.17%) LINQ
10 2 (2.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) HACMP
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Derivative
4 3 (3.26%) iPad
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) Unix
2 31 (33.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (21.74%) Windows
4 17 (18.48%) AIX
5 16 (17.39%) CentOS
6 13 (14.13%) Ubuntu
7 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (18.48%) OO PHP
2 16 (17.39%) Web Development
3 15 (16.30%) Open Source
4 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
4 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.96%) OOP
6 10 (10.87%) Scrum
6 10 (10.87%) SDLC
6 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.61%) Front End Development
7 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 7 (7.61%) OO
8 6 (6.52%) DevOps
8 6 (6.52%) Security Management
8 6 (6.52%) Software Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) JavaScript
2 32 (34.78%) PHP
3 27 (29.35%) Python
4 24 (26.09%) Ruby
5 22 (23.91%) SQL
6 20 (21.74%) Perl
7 14 (15.22%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.70%) Korn
8 8 (8.70%) PHP 5
9 6 (6.52%) Java
9 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.26%) C#
10 3 (3.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.61%) CCNP
2 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) MCSE
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.61%) RHCE
3 6 (6.52%) MCITP
3 6 (6.52%) RHCSA
3 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) CCNA
4 3 (3.26%) MCP
4 3 (3.26%) MCSA
4 3 (3.26%) MCTS
4 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) Docker
5 1 (1.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) Tivoli
1 14 (15.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (11.96%) Puppet
3 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Red Hat
2 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.39%) VMware
4 9 (9.78%) Cisco
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle
6 6 (6.52%) HP
7 3 (3.26%) Veeam
8 1 (1.09%) Dell
8 1 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) Meraki
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