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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 4.37% 7.38% 12.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.41% 18.37% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 22
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
85 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 46.45% 40.16% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 60
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Firmware
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) Electronics
6 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) iSeries
6 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
6 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (23.08%) Network Management
6 3 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) iSeries
1 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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