The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 76 116 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.54% 15.22% 12.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.28% 38.41% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 91
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
251 302 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.81% 39.63% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 236 255 304
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,525 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Southampton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Southampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 116 (53.95%) PHP
2 102 (47.44%) HTML
3 101 (46.98%) CSS
4 99 (46.05%) JavaScript
5 86 (40.00%) Web Development
6 72 (33.49%) Software Engineering
7 70 (32.56%) MySQL
8 63 (29.30%) OOP
9 60 (27.91%) Windows
10 59 (27.44%) LAMP
11 56 (26.05%) Apache
12 50 (23.26%) jQuery
13 48 (22.33%) MVC
14 44 (20.47%) Unix
15 42 (19.53%) Python
16 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
17 40 (18.60%) Java
18 39 (18.14%) C++
19 38 (17.67%) HTML5
19 38 (17.67%) CSS3
20 37 (17.21%) Laravel
21 36 (16.74%) VMware
22 34 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (15.81%) Subversion
22 34 (15.81%) OO
23 32 (14.88%) PHP 5
24 30 (13.95%) TCP/IP
24 30 (13.95%) SQL
25 29 (13.49%) Windows Server
26 28 (13.02%) TDD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 56 (26.05%) Apache
2 15 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (6.51%) nginx
4 5 (2.33%) WordPress
5 4 (1.86%) Drupal
6 3 (1.40%) CMS
6 3 (1.40%) JBoss
6 3 (1.40%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) Perch
8 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (8.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (7.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 19 (8.84%) SAN
3 14 (6.51%) Firewall
4 10 (4.65%) DNS
5 9 (4.19%) Internet
6 8 (3.72%) FTP
7 6 (2.79%) SMTP
7 6 (2.79%) SSH
7 6 (2.79%) Telnet
8 5 (2.33%) BGP
8 5 (2.33%) Network Security
9 4 (1.86%) IPsec
10 3 (1.40%) DHCP
10 3 (1.40%) VPN
10 3 (1.40%) WAN
11 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.93%) NetScreen
11 2 (0.93%) OSPF
11 2 (0.93%) SMS
11 2 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (32.56%) MySQL
2 20 (9.30%) Big Data
3 9 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.72%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.93%) Aerospike
7 2 (0.93%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.93%) Redis
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
2 34 (15.81%) Subversion
3 15 (6.98%) PHPUnit
4 14 (6.51%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.51%) Maven
5 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.33%) JUnit
5 5 (2.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.47%) Ant
7 1 (0.47%) Bower
7 1 (0.47%) gulp
7 1 (0.47%) Log4j
7 1 (0.47%) Yeoman
General
1 17 (7.91%) Games
2 14 (6.51%) Music Industry
3 13 (6.05%) Finance
3 13 (6.05%) Marketing
4 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.79%) French Language
5 6 (2.79%) Retail
6 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (47.44%) Developer
2 71 (33.02%) PHP Developer
3 48 (22.33%) Software Engineer
4 30 (13.95%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (12.09%) Linux Engineer
6 23 (10.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 23 (10.70%) Web Developer
7 17 (7.91%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.91%) Senior PHP Developer
8 15 (6.98%) IT Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (6.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 12 (5.58%) LAMP Developer
10 12 (5.58%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.58%) Python Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Junior
11 11 (5.12%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (47.44%) HTML
2 101 (46.98%) CSS
3 59 (27.44%) LAMP
4 50 (23.26%) jQuery
5 38 (17.67%) CSS3
5 38 (17.67%) HTML5
6 37 (17.21%) Laravel
7 24 (11.16%) Symfony
8 21 (9.77%) LEMP Stack
9 18 (8.37%) Ajax
10 16 (7.44%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.44%) XML
11 15 (6.98%) Sass
12 14 (6.51%) Regular Expression
13 12 (5.58%) Node.js
13 12 (5.58%) Qt
13 12 (5.58%) Web Services
14 10 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (4.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.65%) Clustering
4 8 (3.72%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.79%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.33%) EPoS
6 5 (2.33%) iSeries
7 4 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.93%) EMV
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.93%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) EFT
10 1 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.91%) Windows
2 44 (20.47%) Unix
3 29 (13.49%) Windows Server
4 21 (9.77%) Solaris
5 19 (8.84%) Debian
5 19 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (7.91%) CentOS
6 17 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.98%) AIX
8 9 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.72%) Fedora
10 7 (3.26%) Android
10 7 (3.26%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.40%) FreeBSD
12 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.93%) HPUX
13 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.00%) Web Development
2 72 (33.49%) Software Engineering
3 63 (29.30%) OOP
4 48 (22.33%) MVC
5 34 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (15.81%) OO
6 28 (13.02%) TDD
7 25 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 19 (8.84%) ITIL
8 19 (8.84%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.51%) Change Control
11 13 (6.05%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (5.58%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.58%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.58%) Project Management
13 11 (5.12%) OO PHP
14 10 (4.65%) Configuration Management
15 9 (4.19%) SOLID
16 8 (3.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 116 (53.95%) PHP
2 99 (46.05%) JavaScript
3 42 (19.53%) Python
4 40 (18.60%) Java
5 39 (18.14%) C++
6 32 (14.88%) PHP 5
7 30 (13.95%) SQL
8 24 (11.16%) C
9 22 (10.23%) Perl
10 15 (6.98%) PHP 7
11 14 (6.51%) XPath
12 12 (5.58%) Bash Shell
13 10 (4.65%) Ruby
14 6 (2.79%) C#
15 4 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.40%) R
17 2 (0.93%) Korn
18 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
18 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (4.65%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (3.72%) RHCE
2 8 (3.72%) RHCSA
2 8 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.33%) CCNP
5 4 (1.86%) CCNA
5 4 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) CCIE
7 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.93%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.47%) CEH
8 1 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.47%) CISM
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.86%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (7.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.51%) Docker
3 8 (3.72%) Postfix
3 8 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.26%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.79%) Sendmail
6 4 (1.86%) NFS
7 2 (0.93%) pfSense
7 2 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) Puppet
2 3 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.40%) Kibana
2 3 (1.40%) logstash
3 2 (0.93%) Ansible
3 2 (0.93%) Munin
3 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (16.74%) VMware
2 24 (11.16%) Zend
3 21 (9.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (9.30%) Cisco
4 20 (9.30%) Oracle
4 20 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.51%) EMC
6 13 (6.05%) Citrix
7 8 (3.72%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.26%) SAP
8 7 (3.26%) Veritas
9 5 (2.33%) IBM
10 4 (1.86%) Twitter
11 3 (1.40%) ATG
11 3 (1.40%) Juniper
12 2 (0.93%) Atmel
12 2 (0.93%) Brocade
12 2 (0.93%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.93%) Dell
12 2 (0.93%) Google
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Aquent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Aquent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
Posted: 25 days ago