The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 of the Operating Systems category for the Romsey region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romsey 25.00% 87.50% 27.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 100.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Romsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romsey 37.50% 87.50% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 17
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +95.65%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romsey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Apple