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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 98 122 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 13.32% 16.67% 13.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.43% 42.96% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 96 112 97
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
269 284 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.55% 38.80% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 258 246 320
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,875 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,500
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 25 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Southampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 129 (57.59%) PHP
2 97 (43.30%) HTML
2 97 (43.30%) CSS
3 94 (41.96%) JavaScript
4 82 (36.61%) MySQL
5 78 (34.82%) Web Development
6 64 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 64 (28.57%) Windows
7 60 (26.79%) LAMP
8 59 (26.34%) Apache
9 58 (25.89%) OOP
10 45 (20.09%) MVC
10 45 (20.09%) jQuery
11 43 (19.20%) Python
12 42 (18.75%) Unix
12 42 (18.75%) VMware
13 38 (16.96%) Cisco
13 38 (16.96%) CSS3
14 37 (16.52%) HTML5
14 37 (16.52%) C++
14 37 (16.52%) Java
15 35 (15.63%) TCP/IP
15 35 (15.63%) Laravel
16 33 (14.73%) Git (software)
16 33 (14.73%) PHP 5
17 32 (14.29%) OO
17 32 (14.29%) Red Hat
18 30 (13.39%) SQL
18 30 (13.39%) CentOS
19 27 (12.05%) Windows Server

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 59 (26.34%) Apache
2 26 (11.61%) nginx
3 18 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.46%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.68%) CMS
6 6 (2.68%) WordPress
7 5 (2.23%) Drupal
8 4 (1.79%) JBoss
9 3 (1.34%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.34%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.89%) Perch
10 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 19 (8.48%) DNS
3 18 (8.04%) Firewall
4 13 (5.80%) Internet
4 13 (5.80%) SAN
5 10 (4.46%) FTP
6 9 (4.02%) IPsec
6 9 (4.02%) Network Security
6 9 (4.02%) SMTP
6 9 (4.02%) SSH
6 9 (4.02%) Telnet
6 9 (4.02%) VLAN
7 8 (3.57%) BGP
8 7 (3.13%) HTTP
8 7 (3.13%) OSPF
8 7 (3.13%) VPN
9 6 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.23%) DHCP
10 5 (2.23%) OpenVPN
11 4 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (36.61%) MySQL
2 24 (10.71%) Big Data
3 11 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (4.91%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.68%) Aerospike
4 6 (2.68%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.23%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.23%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (2.23%) Redis
5 5 (2.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.05%) Subversion
3 13 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.91%) PHPUnit
5 10 (4.46%) Maven
6 2 (0.89%) Ant
6 2 (0.89%) Bower
6 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.89%) gulp
6 2 (0.89%) JUnit
6 2 (0.89%) Log4j
6 2 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.89%) Yeoman
General
1 21 (9.38%) Games
2 18 (8.04%) Music Industry
3 12 (5.36%) Finance
4 9 (4.02%) French Language
4 9 (4.02%) Marketing
5 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.79%) Retail
7 3 (1.34%) Electronics
7 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (44.20%) Developer
2 71 (31.70%) PHP Developer
3 44 (19.64%) Software Engineer
4 30 (13.39%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (11.61%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.61%) PHP Web Developer
5 26 (11.61%) Web Developer
6 21 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.38%) Senior PHP Developer
7 19 (8.48%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) IT Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Software Developer
11 12 (5.36%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 12 (5.36%) Senior Web Developer
12 11 (4.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 11 (4.91%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.46%) LAMP Developer
14 9 (4.02%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (43.30%) CSS
1 97 (43.30%) HTML
2 60 (26.79%) LAMP
3 45 (20.09%) jQuery
4 38 (16.96%) CSS3
5 37 (16.52%) HTML5
6 35 (15.63%) Laravel
7 27 (12.05%) LEMP Stack
8 25 (11.16%) Symfony
9 20 (8.93%) AngularJS
10 18 (8.04%) Regular Expression
11 16 (7.14%) XML
12 14 (6.25%) Ajax
12 14 (6.25%) Node.js
12 14 (6.25%) Web Services
13 12 (5.36%) Sass
14 10 (4.46%) Qt
14 10 (4.46%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (4.02%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.80%) Clustering
4 10 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.68%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.34%) EPoS
9 2 (0.89%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.89%) EMV
9 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.89%) iPad
9 2 (0.89%) iSeries
9 2 (0.89%) Physics
9 2 (0.89%) Statistics
10 1 (0.45%) EFT
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.57%) Windows
2 42 (18.75%) Unix
3 30 (13.39%) CentOS
4 27 (12.05%) Windows Server
5 20 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (8.04%) Debian
7 16 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (6.25%) Fedora
9 13 (5.80%) Solaris
10 12 (5.36%) AIX
10 12 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (2.68%) FreeBSD
11 6 (2.68%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.23%) Android
12 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.89%) HPUX
14 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.82%) Web Development
2 64 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 58 (25.89%) OOP
4 45 (20.09%) MVC
5 32 (14.29%) OO
6 27 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (11.16%) E-Commerce
7 25 (11.16%) ITIL
8 22 (9.82%) TDD
9 19 (8.48%) Load Balancing
10 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.80%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.80%) OO PHP
12 13 (5.80%) SOLID
13 12 (5.36%) Project Management
14 11 (4.91%) PRINCE2
15 10 (4.46%) Change Control
15 10 (4.46%) Information Security
16 9 (4.02%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 129 (57.59%) PHP
2 94 (41.96%) JavaScript
3 43 (19.20%) Python
4 37 (16.52%) C++
4 37 (16.52%) Java
5 33 (14.73%) PHP 5
6 30 (13.39%) SQL
7 23 (10.27%) Perl
8 22 (9.82%) Bash Shell
9 21 (9.38%) C
10 18 (8.04%) XPath
11 13 (5.80%) Ruby
12 12 (5.36%) PHP 7
13 7 (3.13%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.79%) C#
15 3 (1.34%) R
16 2 (0.89%) Korn
17 1 (0.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (6.70%) Degree
3 14 (6.25%) RHCE
3 14 (6.25%) RHCSA
3 14 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (4.46%) CCNA
5 8 (3.57%) CCNP
5 8 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.68%) CCIE
7 3 (1.34%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.34%) JNCIP
7 3 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CEH
8 1 (0.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.45%) CISM
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) IISP
8 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.04%) Docker
2 14 (6.25%) Postfix
3 11 (4.91%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.46%) VMware ESX
4 10 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.02%) Sendmail
6 7 (3.13%) NFS
6 7 (3.13%) pfSense
7 5 (2.23%) Varnish
8 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.45%) Corosync
9 1 (0.45%) iptables
9 1 (0.45%) KVM
9 1 (0.45%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 14 (6.25%) Puppet
2 6 (2.68%) Ansible
3 3 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.34%) Kibana
3 3 (1.34%) logstash
4 2 (0.89%) Munin
4 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.45%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.45%) Salt
5 1 (0.45%) SELinux
Vendors
1 42 (18.75%) VMware
2 38 (16.96%) Cisco
3 32 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 19 (8.48%) Oracle
4 19 (8.48%) Zend
5 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.91%) Citrix
7 9 (4.02%) EMC
8 8 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.13%) Veritas
10 6 (2.68%) Juniper
11 5 (2.23%) Dell
12 4 (1.79%) ATG
12 4 (1.79%) SAP
13 3 (1.34%) Brocade
13 3 (1.34%) Foundry
13 3 (1.34%) Twitter
14 2 (0.89%) Aruba
14 2 (0.89%) Cyber-Ark
14 2 (0.89%) Facebook
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Pension, Health Insurance, Holiday entitleme
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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