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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 16 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Permanent jobs citing Linux 54 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.79% 14.05% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.47% 38.22% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 21
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
101 157 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.53% 36.77% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 100 145 140
Median salary £41,000 £36,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 44 (45.83%) Unix
2 42 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (34.38%) Windows
3 33 (34.38%) PHP
4 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (32.29%) SQL
6 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
7 27 (28.13%) Red Hat
8 26 (27.08%) Apache
9 24 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (25.00%) CentOS
10 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
11 21 (21.88%) Active Directory
12 20 (20.83%) MySQL
12 20 (20.83%) LAMP
12 20 (20.83%) jQuery
12 20 (20.83%) OO PHP
13 19 (19.79%) SDLC
13 19 (19.79%) Unit Testing
13 19 (19.79%) CakePHP
13 19 (19.79%) JSON
13 19 (19.79%) QA
13 19 (19.79%) MongoDB
13 19 (19.79%) REST
13 19 (19.79%) PHPUnit
13 19 (19.79%) Scrum
13 19 (19.79%) Subversion
13 19 (19.79%) SOAP
13 19 (19.79%) XML
13 19 (19.79%) CCNP

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 26 (27.08%) Apache
2 11 (11.46%) IIS
3 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) Office 365
3 4 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) Firewall
2 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
3 12 (12.50%) DNS
3 12 (12.50%) VoIP
4 7 (7.29%) Internet
4 7 (7.29%) VPN
5 6 (6.25%) DHCP
5 6 (6.25%) LAN
5 6 (6.25%) WAN
6 5 (5.21%) HTTP
6 5 (5.21%) HTTPS
6 5 (5.21%) SAN
7 4 (4.17%) SMTP
8 2 (2.08%) Network Security
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.04%) HSPA
9 1 (1.04%) Junos
9 1 (1.04%) MPLS
9 1 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
2 20 (20.83%) MySQL
3 19 (19.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.17%) Big Data
5 4 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) PHPUnit
1 19 (19.79%) Subversion
2 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.13%) PhpStorm
3 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Law
3 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Billing
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) PHP Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 14 (14.58%) Unix Specialist
6 12 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (12.50%) Administrator
6 12 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (10.42%) Software Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Linux Specialist
9 8 (8.33%) AIX Specialist
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) jQuery
1 20 (20.83%) LAMP
2 19 (19.79%) CakePHP
2 19 (19.79%) JSON
2 19 (19.79%) REST
2 19 (19.79%) SOAP
2 19 (19.79%) XML
3 9 (9.38%) CSS
3 9 (9.38%) HTML
4 7 (7.29%) React
5 4 (4.17%) Web Services
6 3 (3.13%) Laravel
6 3 (3.13%) Symfony
7 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.04%) Node.js
8 1 (1.04%) Qt
8 1 (1.04%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) HACMP
2 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.25%) Clustering
5 5 (5.21%) Derivative
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (45.83%) Unix
2 42 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (34.38%) Windows
4 24 (25.00%) CentOS
5 18 (18.75%) AIX
6 11 (11.46%) Windows Server
6 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.21%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.83%) OO PHP
3 19 (19.79%) Scrum
3 19 (19.79%) SDLC
3 19 (19.79%) Unit Testing
4 18 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 12 (12.50%) Open Source
6 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.38%) DevOps
8 7 (7.29%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.25%) MVC
10 5 (5.21%) BCP
10 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.21%) ITIL
10 5 (5.21%) OOP
10 5 (5.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) PHP
2 31 (32.29%) SQL
3 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.63%) Python
5 13 (13.54%) Perl
6 10 (10.42%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.38%) Ruby
8 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.29%) Java
9 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.17%) PHP 5
11 3 (3.13%) C++
12 2 (2.08%) C
13 1 (1.04%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.04%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.79%) CCNP
3 11 (11.46%) MCSE
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.38%) Degree
4 9 (9.38%) RHCE
5 7 (7.29%) MCITP
6 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.21%) CCNA
7 5 (5.21%) RHCSA
7 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) MCP
8 1 (1.04%) MCSA
8 1 (1.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.29%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (6.25%) Docker
5 5 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (4.17%) LXC
7 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Puppet
2 14 (14.58%) Tivoli
2 14 (14.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.25%) Salt
4 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Red Hat
2 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.75%) VMware
3 17 (17.71%) Cisco
4 6 (6.25%) Veeam
5 5 (5.21%) HP
5 5 (5.21%) Meraki
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle
6 4 (4.17%) Dell
6 4 (4.17%) Google
6 4 (4.17%) Veritas
7 1 (1.04%) Juniper
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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