The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 28 30
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 2.44% 2.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 10.81% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
135 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.43% 22.56% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 131 33 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Hampshire

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Open Source
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Portsmouth region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Open Source
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Sage 1000
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sage