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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 10 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Linux 61 94 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.26% 22.76% 7.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.59% 54.02% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 83 19
Median salary £36,250 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
116 174 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.73% 42.13% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 107 154 118
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,689 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 38 (33.63%) Unix
3 37 (32.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (27.43%) SQL
5 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (25.66%) MySQL
7 28 (24.78%) PHP
8 26 (23.01%) Apache
9 25 (22.12%) VMware
10 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
11 23 (20.35%) NoSQL
11 23 (20.35%) XML
11 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (19.47%) Red Hat
12 22 (19.47%) Puppet
12 22 (19.47%) CentOS
13 20 (17.70%) jQuery
13 20 (17.70%) LAMP
13 20 (17.70%) OO PHP
13 20 (17.70%) SDLC
14 19 (16.81%) Scrum
14 19 (16.81%) CCNP
14 19 (16.81%) SOAP
14 19 (16.81%) MongoDB
14 19 (16.81%) PHPUnit
14 19 (16.81%) REST
14 19 (16.81%) Subversion
14 19 (16.81%) JSON
14 19 (16.81%) QA
14 19 (16.81%) CakePHP

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 (23.01%) Apache
2 11 (9.73%) IIS
3 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.31%) Apache Solr
4 6 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.31%) nginx
5 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.77%) GIMP
2 2 (1.77%) Inkscape
2 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.96%) Office 365
3 4 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.04%) Firewall
2 15 (13.27%) VoIP
3 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.73%) DNS
5 9 (7.96%) Internet
6 6 (5.31%) VPN
7 5 (4.42%) DHCP
7 5 (4.42%) HTTP
7 5 (4.42%) HTTPS
7 5 (4.42%) LAN
7 5 (4.42%) SAN
7 5 (4.42%) WAN
8 4 (3.54%) SMTP
9 2 (1.77%) Network Security
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.88%) HSPA
10 1 (0.88%) Junos
10 1 (0.88%) NAS
10 1 (0.88%) RTSP
10 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) MySQL
2 23 (20.35%) NoSQL
3 19 (16.81%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.54%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) Redis
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) PHPUnit
1 19 (16.81%) Subversion
2 6 (5.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (5.31%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.65%) PeopleTools
5 2 (1.77%) PhpStorm
5 2 (1.77%) Sublime Text
5 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.88%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Law
3 3 (2.65%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.77%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Developer
1 28 (24.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (21.24%) PHP Developer
3 15 (13.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (11.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (11.50%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Administrator
5 11 (9.73%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (8.85%) Linux Specialist
7 8 (7.08%) Break Fix Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Hardware Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Data Centre Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Hardware Support Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.31%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.35%) XML
2 20 (17.70%) jQuery
2 20 (17.70%) LAMP
3 19 (16.81%) CakePHP
3 19 (16.81%) JSON
3 19 (16.81%) REST
3 19 (16.81%) SOAP
4 6 (5.31%) Phusion Passenger
5 5 (4.42%) CSS
5 5 (4.42%) HTML
6 4 (3.54%) React
6 4 (3.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.77%) Laravel
7 2 (1.77%) SVG
7 2 (1.77%) Symfony
8 1 (0.88%) Node.js
8 1 (0.88%) OGRE
8 1 (0.88%) Qt
8 1 (0.88%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.27%) Clustering
3 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.65%) Derivative
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) HACMP
6 2 (1.77%) Vector Graphics
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
7 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Robotics
7 1 (0.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 38 (33.63%) Unix
3 37 (32.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (19.47%) CentOS
5 14 (12.39%) Windows Server
6 13 (11.50%) AIX
7 6 (5.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.42%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.54%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.70%) OO PHP
2 20 (17.70%) SDLC
3 19 (16.81%) Scrum
3 19 (16.81%) Unit Testing
4 15 (13.27%) DevOps
5 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.50%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.96%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (6.19%) Open Source
9 6 (5.31%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (5.31%) ITIL
9 6 (5.31%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.42%) BCP
10 5 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.42%) High Availability
10 5 (4.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) SQL
2 28 (24.78%) PHP
3 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.08%) Python
6 7 (6.19%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) Perl
7 6 (5.31%) C
7 6 (5.31%) Java
7 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.42%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.42%) Ruby
9 4 (3.54%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.65%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.65%) SQR
11 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (20.35%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.81%) CCNP
3 17 (15.04%) Security Cleared
4 12 (10.62%) SC Cleared
5 11 (9.73%) Degree
6 9 (7.96%) MCSE
6 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.19%) RHCE
8 5 (4.42%) MCITP
8 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.54%) CCNA
10 3 (2.65%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) QA
2 13 (11.50%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) Docker
3 5 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.54%) LXC
4 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.77%) Firmware
6 2 (1.77%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (19.47%) Puppet
2 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (10.62%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.31%) HAProxy
4 6 (5.31%) logstash
4 6 (5.31%) Salt
5 3 (2.65%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (22.12%) VMware
2 22 (19.47%) Red Hat
3 17 (15.04%) Cisco
3 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.04%) Oracle
4 13 (11.50%) Veritas
5 12 (10.62%) Dell
6 9 (7.96%) IBM
7 8 (7.08%) Sun
8 6 (5.31%) Percona
9 5 (4.42%) Meraki
9 5 (4.42%) Veeam
10 4 (3.54%) Google
11 3 (2.65%) HP
11 3 (2.65%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.77%) Adobe
13 1 (0.88%) Juniper
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