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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 6.06% 4.97% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.87% 10.23% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £28,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
63 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 38.18% 48.62% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 43
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £43,500
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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 3 (17.65%) QA
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Spring
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) VPN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (11.76%) IPsec
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Support
3 4 (23.53%) Support Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Scala Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) Django
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Sass
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 3 (17.65%) Physics
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) HP AIS
2 2 (11.76%) HP ASE
2 2 (11.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Meraki
3 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
3 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
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