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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 18 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +31
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.51% 11.50% 7.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.55% 34.13% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 29
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +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
91 126 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.71% 33.69% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 90 116 151
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (50.57%) Unix
2 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
4 30 (34.48%) PHP
5 27 (31.03%) Windows
6 25 (28.74%) SQL
7 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (26.44%) Red Hat
9 20 (22.99%) Python
10 19 (21.84%) AIX
10 19 (21.84%) Apache
11 18 (20.69%) MySQL
11 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 18 (20.69%) CentOS
12 17 (19.54%) jQuery
12 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
12 17 (19.54%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (19.54%) CSS
12 17 (19.54%) HTML
12 17 (19.54%) VMware
13 16 (18.39%) LAMP
13 16 (18.39%) Firewall
13 16 (18.39%) Perl
13 16 (18.39%) NoSQL
13 16 (18.39%) OO PHP
14 15 (17.24%) Cisco
15 14 (16.09%) Tivoli
15 14 (16.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (16.09%) HACMP
15 14 (16.09%) Ruby

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 19 (21.84%) Apache
2 10 (11.49%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.34%) DNS
4 6 (6.90%) VPN
5 5 (5.75%) DHCP
5 5 (5.75%) Internet
5 5 (5.75%) LAN
5 5 (5.75%) VoIP
5 5 (5.75%) WAN
6 4 (4.60%) HTTP
6 4 (4.60%) HTTPS
6 4 (4.60%) SAN
7 3 (3.45%) SMTP
8 1 (1.15%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.15%) Broadband
8 1 (1.15%) CDMA
8 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.15%) MPLS
8 1 (1.15%) RTP
8 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) MySQL
2 16 (18.39%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.94%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.45%) Big Data
5 3 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) PHPUnit
2 13 (14.94%) Subversion
3 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.45%) PhpStorm
5 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (6.90%) Law
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Developer
2 23 (26.44%) PHP Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 14 (16.09%) Unix Specialist
4 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Administrator
6 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) AIX Specialist
8 8 (9.20%) Linux Specialist
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) CSS
1 17 (19.54%) HTML
1 17 (19.54%) jQuery
2 16 (18.39%) LAMP
3 13 (14.94%) CakePHP
3 13 (14.94%) JSON
3 13 (14.94%) REST
3 13 (14.94%) SOAP
3 13 (14.94%) XML
4 7 (8.05%) React
4 7 (8.05%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.45%) Laravel
5 3 (3.45%) Symfony
5 3 (3.45%) Web Services
6 1 (1.15%) CSS3
6 1 (1.15%) HTML5
6 1 (1.15%) LINQ
6 1 (1.15%) Qt
6 1 (1.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) HACMP
2 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Derivative
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Unix
2 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (31.03%) Windows
4 19 (21.84%) AIX
5 18 (20.69%) CentOS
6 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
8 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.90%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.75%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.39%) OO PHP
3 14 (16.09%) Problem Management
4 13 (14.94%) Scrum
4 13 (14.94%) SDLC
4 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
5 12 (13.79%) Open Source
6 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.34%) MVC
8 8 (9.20%) DevOps
9 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.05%) OOP
9 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
9 7 (8.05%) Web Development
10 6 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.90%) ITIL
11 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (5.75%) Security Management
11 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
2 30 (34.48%) PHP
3 25 (28.74%) SQL
4 20 (22.99%) Python
5 16 (18.39%) Perl
6 14 (16.09%) Ruby
7 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 7 (8.05%) Java
10 5 (5.75%) PHP 5
10 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.60%) Korn
12 3 (3.45%) C++
13 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.94%) CCNP
3 11 (12.64%) MCSE
3 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.34%) Degree
5 8 (9.20%) MCITP
5 8 (9.20%) RHCE
6 5 (5.75%) RHCSA
6 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.60%) CCNA
8 3 (3.45%) MCP
8 3 (3.45%) MCSA
8 3 (3.45%) MCTS
9 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (8.05%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.60%) Docker
6 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.45%) LXC
7 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Tivoli
1 14 (16.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (12.64%) Puppet
3 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Red Hat
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.54%) VMware
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 5 (5.75%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Veeam
6 4 (4.60%) Meraki
7 3 (3.45%) Dell
7 3 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (1.15%) Juniper
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