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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 49 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 4.86% 2.25% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.12% 9.30% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Average salary £28,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,600 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 34.41% 24.16% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 85 42 38
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
Salary Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) UNIX
5 9 (40.91%) CSS
5 9 (40.91%) PHP
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) HTML5
6 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 7 (31.82%) WordPress
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Spring
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 5 (22.73%) QA
9 5 (22.73%) XML
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
11 3 (13.64%) Remedy
11 3 (13.64%) Change Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy AR System
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) DBA
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) CSS
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
2 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 5 (22.73%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) LAMP
6 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.55%) Java EE
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
6 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) BDD
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Data Security
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) OCP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy
1 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
1 3 (13.64%) BMC
2 2 (9.09%) Altiris
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) CommVault
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
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