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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.94% 9.33% 5.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.73% 27.18% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 25
Median salary £40,750 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
88 103 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.48% 34.33% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 90 127
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 55 (52.38%) Unix
2 54 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 46 (43.81%) HTML
3 46 (43.81%) CSS
4 35 (33.33%) Python
5 34 (32.38%) PHP
5 34 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (30.48%) Ruby
7 27 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 26 (24.76%) Red Hat
9 25 (23.81%) Perl
9 25 (23.81%) MySQL
10 23 (21.90%) Web Development
11 22 (20.95%) jQuery
11 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
12 21 (20.00%) Ubuntu
13 20 (19.05%) LAMP
13 20 (19.05%) Open Source
13 20 (19.05%) Bash Shell
13 20 (19.05%) OO PHP
14 19 (18.10%) VMware
14 19 (18.10%) Apache
14 19 (18.10%) SQL
15 18 (17.14%) Windows
15 18 (17.14%) MVC
15 18 (17.14%) CentOS
16 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (16.19%) AIX
17 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
18 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 (18.10%) Apache
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) IIS
4 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Firewall
2 3 (2.86%) DNS
2 3 (2.86%) SAN
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) DHCP
3 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.90%) LAN
3 2 (1.90%) VoIP
3 2 (1.90%) VPN
3 2 (1.90%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) SMTP
4 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) MySQL
2 10 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) PHPUnit
2 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.86%) PhpStorm
3 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Law
3 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Developer
2 24 (22.86%) PHP Developer
3 21 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Administrator
4 14 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 14 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (13.33%) Unix Specialist
4 14 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Support Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (10.48%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (10.48%) Linux Support
7 11 (10.48%) Linux Support Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (10.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 11 (10.48%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) CSS
1 46 (43.81%) HTML
2 27 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (20.95%) jQuery
4 20 (19.05%) LAMP
5 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 9 (8.57%) CakePHP
6 9 (8.57%) JSON
6 9 (8.57%) REST
6 9 (8.57%) SOAP
6 9 (8.57%) XML
7 7 (6.67%) .NET
8 5 (4.76%) React
9 3 (2.86%) Laravel
9 3 (2.86%) Symfony
10 2 (1.90%) Ajax
10 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.90%) CSS3
10 2 (1.90%) LINQ
10 2 (1.90%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) HACMP
2 9 (8.57%) Derivative
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (52.38%) Unix
2 34 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 18 (17.14%) CentOS
4 18 (17.14%) Windows
5 17 (16.19%) AIX
6 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.57%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (8.57%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.95%) Debian
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) Web Development
2 20 (19.05%) OO PHP
2 20 (19.05%) Open Source
3 18 (17.14%) MVC
4 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.29%) OOP
6 14 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 11 (10.48%) ITIL
7 11 (10.48%) OO
8 10 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 9 (8.57%) Scrum
9 9 (8.57%) SDLC
9 9 (8.57%) Security Management
9 9 (8.57%) Software Testing
9 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.76%) Performance Management
10 5 (4.76%) TDD
10 5 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 35 (33.33%) Python
3 34 (32.38%) PHP
4 32 (30.48%) Ruby
5 25 (23.81%) Perl
6 20 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 19 (18.10%) SQL
8 12 (11.43%) PHP 5
9 11 (10.48%) Korn
10 9 (8.57%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.76%) C#
11 5 (4.76%) Java
12 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) RHCE
2 9 (8.57%) RHCSA
2 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.71%) MCSE
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.76%) Degree
5 5 (4.76%) MCITP
6 4 (3.81%) CCNP
7 3 (2.86%) CCNA
7 3 (2.86%) MCP
7 3 (2.86%) MCSA
7 3 (2.86%) MCTS
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.95%) Docker
6 1 (0.95%) LXC
6 1 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 14 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (12.38%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Red Hat
2 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.10%) VMware
4 11 (10.48%) Oracle
5 9 (8.57%) HP
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
7 2 (1.90%) Veeam
8 1 (0.95%) Dell
8 1 (0.95%) Google
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