The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wareham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wareham 60.00% 80.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wareham region.

Operating Systems Category
Wareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wareham 60.00% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wareham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wareham

Linux
Salary Trend in Wareham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wareham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wareham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wareham 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) SCADA
3 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) PKI
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) IPv4
4 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wareham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wareham 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 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) STL
1 1 (20.00%) POSIX
1 1 (20.00%) Pthreads
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) SCADA
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared