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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 41 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 2.45% 7.92% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 24.36% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 29
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 41.67% 32.50% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 82 74 91
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Sun
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) iSeries
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) JBehave
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Hudson
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) jMock
4 2 (25.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (25.00%) GWT
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JBehave
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) jMock
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Security
2 2 (25.00%) GWT
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) BBC
3 1 (12.50%) iDTV
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Sun
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) VMware