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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 17 6 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 90 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.27% 26.39% 7.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 56.25% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 81 24
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
84 160 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.55% 46.92% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 73 145 109
Median salary £29,000 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 16 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 28 (29.47%) Unix
3 27 (28.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (25.26%) MySQL
5 23 (24.21%) VMware
6 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.05%) Apache
8 18 (18.95%) Red Hat
9 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (17.89%) SQL
9 17 (17.89%) XML
9 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
9 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
10 16 (16.84%) Finance
11 15 (15.79%) Clustering
11 15 (15.79%) Oracle
11 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 15 (15.79%) PHP
11 15 (15.79%) VoIP
11 15 (15.79%) Puppet
11 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
12 14 (14.74%) SDLC
12 14 (14.74%) jQuery
12 14 (14.74%) OO PHP
12 14 (14.74%) SLA
12 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.74%) LAMP
13 13 (13.68%) Scrum
13 13 (13.68%) Firewall

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 20 (21.05%) Apache
2 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.37%) IIS
4 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.32%) nginx
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.11%) GIMP
2 2 (2.11%) Inkscape
2 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Office 365
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) VoIP
2 13 (13.68%) Firewall
2 13 (13.68%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.58%) DNS
4 9 (9.47%) Internet
5 6 (6.32%) VPN
6 5 (5.26%) DHCP
6 5 (5.26%) HTTP
6 5 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) SAN
6 5 (5.26%) WAN
7 4 (4.21%) HTTPS
7 4 (4.21%) SMTP
8 2 (2.11%) Network Security
9 1 (1.05%) HSPA
9 1 (1.05%) Junos
9 1 (1.05%) NAS
9 1 (1.05%) RTSP
9 1 (1.05%) Software-Defined Radio
9 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) MySQL
2 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.68%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.21%) Big Data
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (4.21%) Redis
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) PHPUnit
1 13 (13.68%) Subversion
2 4 (4.21%) PeopleTools
3 2 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.11%) Sublime Text
3 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.05%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.84%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.11%) Billing
3 2 (2.11%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
4 1 (1.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Developer
3 15 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) PHP Developer
5 13 (13.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Administrator
6 11 (11.58%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (10.53%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Break Fix Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Hardware Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (8.42%) Linux Specialist
9 7 (7.37%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Data Centre Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Embedded Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Hardware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) XML
2 14 (14.74%) jQuery
2 14 (14.74%) LAMP
3 13 (13.68%) CakePHP
3 13 (13.68%) JSON
3 13 (13.68%) REST
3 13 (13.68%) SOAP
4 6 (6.32%) Phusion Passenger
5 4 (4.21%) Web Services
6 2 (2.11%) Qt
6 2 (2.11%) SVG
7 1 (1.05%) CSS
7 1 (1.05%) HTML
7 1 (1.05%) Node.js
7 1 (1.05%) OGRE
7 1 (1.05%) React
7 1 (1.05%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (15.79%) Clustering
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Physics
5 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) Robotics
5 1 (1.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 28 (29.47%) Unix
3 27 (28.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 13 (13.68%) CentOS
6 12 (12.63%) AIX
7 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.05%) Android
9 1 (1.05%) HPUX
9 1 (1.05%) Solaris
9 1 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.74%) OO PHP
2 14 (14.74%) SDLC
3 13 (13.68%) Scrum
3 13 (13.68%) Software Engineering
3 13 (13.68%) Unit Testing
4 11 (11.58%) DevOps
4 11 (11.58%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.47%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (6.32%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.26%) BCP
7 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.26%) High Availability
7 5 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (4.21%) CRM
8 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.21%) ITIL
8 4 (4.21%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.16%) OO
9 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.79%) PHP
3 9 (9.47%) C
3 9 (9.47%) C++
4 6 (6.32%) Embedded C
4 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 4 (4.21%) SQR
7 3 (3.16%) Java
7 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.11%) Python
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.05%) C#
9 1 (1.05%) Perl
9 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.05%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.68%) CCNP
3 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.47%) MCSE
4 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.42%) Degree
6 5 (5.26%) MCITP
6 5 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.21%) CCNA
7 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) SLA
2 13 (13.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) Docker
3 4 (4.21%) LXC
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.16%) vSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Firmware
5 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Puppet
2 13 (13.68%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.32%) HAProxy
4 6 (6.32%) logstash
5 4 (4.21%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.21%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) VMware
2 18 (18.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (15.79%) Oracle
4 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.68%) Cisco
5 13 (13.68%) Veritas
6 12 (12.63%) Dell
7 9 (9.47%) IBM
8 8 (8.42%) Sun
9 6 (6.32%) Percona
10 5 (5.26%) Meraki
10 5 (5.26%) Veeam
11 4 (4.21%) Google
11 4 (4.21%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (2.11%) Adobe
13 1 (1.05%) Citrix
13 1 (1.05%) HP
13 1 (1.05%) Juniper
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