The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.49%
Linux Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
875 881 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 95.76% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 677 782 723
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Southampton

Linux Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Telnet
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware