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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 42 33 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 5.39% 1.34% 16.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.87% 6.25% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 30
Average salary £28,500 £32,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% -9.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,550 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
101 32 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 41.91% 21.48% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 101 30 60
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £23,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
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 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
3 7 (36.84%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) HTML5
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) WordPress
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 6 (31.58%) Change Management
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (15.79%) Altiris
7 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.79%) Electronics
7 3 (15.79%) ITSM
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Remedy
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (31.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (15.79%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML5
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) CMDB
2 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
5 1 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Firmware
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) BMC
3 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 3 (15.79%) Altiris
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
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