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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 22 4 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 76 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.10% 28.36% 8.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.28% 57.14% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 72 29
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,750 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
69 133 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 24.56% 49.63% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 62 126 104
Median salary £38,500 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £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 24 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 30 (30.30%) MySQL
2 29 (29.29%) Windows
3 23 (23.23%) Unix
4 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (21.21%) Puppet
5 21 (21.21%) VMware
6 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
6 15 (15.15%) Clustering
6 15 (15.15%) Oracle
6 15 (15.15%) nginx
6 15 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
6 15 (15.15%) Data Centre
7 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.14%) SLA
7 14 (14.14%) Finance
8 13 (13.13%) Veritas
8 13 (13.13%) VoIP
8 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
8 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.13%) DevOps
8 13 (13.13%) Red Hat Satellite
8 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
9 12 (12.12%) QA
9 12 (12.12%) Ruby
9 12 (12.12%) Apache
9 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.12%) XML
10 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 10 (10.10%) Office 365

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 15 (15.15%) nginx
2 12 (12.12%) Apache
3 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 9 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.02%) GIMP
2 2 (2.02%) Inkscape
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) Datadog
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) VoIP
2 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.05%) DNS
3 5 (5.05%) Firewall
4 4 (4.04%) Internet
5 3 (3.03%) DHCP
5 3 (3.03%) LAN
5 3 (3.03%) VPN
5 3 (3.03%) WAN
6 2 (2.02%) Network Security
6 2 (2.02%) SAN
7 1 (1.01%) HTTP
7 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.01%) NAS
7 1 (1.01%) SMTP
7 1 (1.01%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.30%) MySQL
2 9 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) PHPUnit
1 8 (8.08%) Subversion
2 4 (4.04%) PeopleTools
3 2 (2.02%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.01%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Billing
3 1 (1.01%) Electronics
3 1 (1.01%) Local Government
3 1 (1.01%) Military
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.16%) Developer
3 13 (13.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Administrator
7 8 (8.08%) Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Break Fix Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Hardware Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (8.08%) Linux Specialist
7 8 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Hardware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) XML
2 10 (10.10%) LAMP
3 9 (9.09%) jQuery
4 8 (8.08%) CakePHP
4 8 (8.08%) JSON
4 8 (8.08%) REST
4 8 (8.08%) SOAP
5 6 (6.06%) Phusion Passenger
6 4 (4.04%) CSS
6 4 (4.04%) HTML
6 4 (4.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.02%) Qt
7 2 (2.02%) SVG
8 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.01%) Celery
8 1 (1.01%) Flask
8 1 (1.01%) Node.js
8 1 (1.01%) OGRE
8 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Clustering
1 15 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.08%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.01%) Robotics
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 23 (23.23%) Unix
3 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.10%) AIX
6 9 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.08%) CentOS
8 6 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.01%) Android
10 1 (1.01%) HPUX
10 1 (1.01%) Solaris
10 1 (1.01%) SUSE
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.13%) DevOps
2 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 9 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (9.09%) OO PHP
4 9 (9.09%) SDLC
5 8 (8.08%) Scrum
5 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.06%) Migration
7 5 (5.05%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.05%) ITIL
7 5 (5.05%) Open Source
8 4 (4.04%) High Availability
8 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.04%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.03%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.03%) Manual Testing
9 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
1 12 (12.12%) Ruby
2 10 (10.10%) PHP
2 10 (10.10%) SQL
3 9 (9.09%) C
3 9 (9.09%) C++
4 7 (7.07%) Embedded C
5 6 (6.06%) Embedded C++
6 5 (5.05%) Java
6 5 (5.05%) Python
7 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.04%) Perl
7 4 (4.04%) SQR
8 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.01%) C#
10 1 (1.01%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.01%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.08%) CCNP
5 6 (6.06%) Degree
6 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) MCSE
6 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.03%) MCITP
7 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.01%) CCNA
8 1 (1.01%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) SLA
2 12 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.03%) Docker
3 3 (3.03%) vSphere
4 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.01%) Firmware
5 1 (1.01%) LXC
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) Puppet
2 15 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (13.13%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (9.09%) Galera Cluster
4 9 (9.09%) logstash
5 6 (6.06%) CFEngine
5 6 (6.06%) HAProxy
6 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
6 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (3.03%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) VMware
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.13%) Veritas
4 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.09%) Dell
5 9 (9.09%) IBM
6 8 (8.08%) Sun
7 6 (6.06%) Percona
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco
9 4 (4.04%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (3.03%) Meraki
10 3 (3.03%) New Relic
10 3 (3.03%) Veeam
11 2 (2.02%) Adobe
11 2 (2.02%) Google
11 2 (2.02%) HP
12 1 (1.01%) Citrix
12 1 (1.01%) Supermicro
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