The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 42 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 5.80% 2.86% 11.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.81% 13.16% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 21
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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 Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
108 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 39.13% 21.71% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 108 36 46
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Linux
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Winchester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) HTML5
3 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) MySQL
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) WordPress
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (13.64%) Altiris
7 3 (13.64%) CMDB
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (13.64%) Remedy AR System

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
1 8 (36.36%) HTML5
1 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 7 (31.82%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
7 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) OCP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) BMC
3 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
3 3 (13.64%) Altiris
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
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