The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Romsey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romsey 40.00% 25.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Romsey region.

Operating Systems Category
Romsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romsey 40.00% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Romsey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Romsey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Romsey

Linux
Salary Trend in Romsey

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

Linux Salary Trend in Romsey

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romsey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romsey region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) Modbus
1 2 (66.67%) Machine to Machine
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romsey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Romsey region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) Modbus
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
1 2 (66.67%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft