Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 304 201 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 26.46% 19.50% 18.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.47% 52.76% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 289 181 172
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £24,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,000 £56,125
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 444 381 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 38.64% 36.95% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 413 340 259
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,050 £25,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,375 £55,250
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +3.90% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Basingstoke

Linux
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Basingstoke.

Salary trend for Linux in Basingstoke

Linux
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Linux.

1 132 (43.42%) Windows
2 95 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (30.26%) Software Engineering
4 79 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
5 78 (25.66%) Docker
6 76 (25.00%) MySQL
7 73 (24.01%) Java
8 69 (22.70%) Bash Shell
9 66 (21.71%) JavaScript
9 66 (21.71%) Python
9 66 (21.71%) DevOps
10 59 (19.41%) C
11 56 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
11 56 (18.42%) Degree
12 52 (17.11%) C++
12 52 (17.11%) Go
13 51 (16.78%) Terraform
14 50 (16.45%) SaaS
14 50 (16.45%) Ruby
15 49 (16.12%) SQL
16 47 (15.46%) C#
17 45 (14.80%) Red Hat
17 45 (14.80%) Microservices
18 44 (14.47%) Telecoms
19 42 (13.82%) Git (software)
20 41 (13.49%) WAN
20 41 (13.49%) Cisco Certification
21 39 (12.83%) CCNA
21 39 (12.83%) OO
21 39 (12.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (9.87%) Apache
2 27 (8.88%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.95%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (0.99%) JBoss
5 3 (0.99%) nginx
5 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.66%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 79 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (16.45%) SaaS
3 16 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (1.32%) Trello
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.49%) WAN
2 22 (7.24%) Firewall
2 22 (7.24%) RTP
2 22 (7.24%) VoIP
2 22 (7.24%) Wireshark
3 18 (5.92%) BGP
3 18 (5.92%) OSPF
4 17 (5.59%) DNS
5 15 (4.93%) HTTP
5 15 (4.93%) SSL
6 14 (4.61%) DHCP
7 12 (3.95%) IPsec
7 12 (3.95%) MPLS
7 12 (3.95%) Network Security
7 12 (3.95%) RIP
7 12 (3.95%) VPLS
8 6 (1.97%) LAN
9 5 (1.64%) Internet
9 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.00%) MySQL
2 28 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.22%) Redis
4 18 (5.92%) Big Data
5 12 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.63%) InfluxDB
6 8 (2.63%) Neo4j
6 8 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.64%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 42 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.61%) Subversion
4 13 (4.28%) GitLab
5 6 (1.97%) JIRA
6 4 (1.32%) Redmine
6 4 (1.32%) Selenium
7 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (14.47%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.87%) Finance
3 22 (7.24%) Electronics
4 20 (6.58%) Manufacturing
4 20 (6.58%) Marketing
5 11 (3.62%) Automotive
6 5 (1.64%) Games
7 4 (1.32%) French Language
8 3 (0.99%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (22.04%) Developer
2 58 (19.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (14.80%) Linux Engineer
4 42 (13.82%) Software Engineer
5 37 (12.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 37 (12.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 37 (12.17%) Systems Engineer
6 29 (9.54%) Embedded Engineer
7 24 (7.89%) C Developer
7 24 (7.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 23 (7.57%) Programmer
8 23 (7.57%) Software Developer
8 23 (7.57%) Software Programmer
9 21 (6.91%) Automation Engineer
9 21 (6.91%) C Programmer
10 20 (6.58%) Network Engineer
11 19 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 19 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
12 15 (4.93%) AWS DevOps
12 15 (4.93%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.87%) CSS
1 30 (9.87%) HTML
1 30 (9.87%) SOAP
2 29 (9.54%) Web Services
3 25 (8.22%) jQuery
3 25 (8.22%) Node.js
4 21 (6.91%) XML
5 20 (6.58%) AngularJS
5 20 (6.58%) React
6 19 (6.25%) Ajax
7 17 (5.59%) Elastic Stack
8 15 (4.93%) CodeIgniter
8 15 (4.93%) LAMP
9 14 (4.61%) REST
10 13 (4.28%) .NET
10 13 (4.28%) Java EE
11 12 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (3.62%) CSS3
12 11 (3.62%) HTML5
13 7 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.58%) Clustering
1 20 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.59%) Algorithms
3 14 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.64%) Replication
6 4 (1.32%) Derivative
6 4 (1.32%) Verilog
6 4 (1.32%) VHDL
7 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.99%) iPad
8 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.66%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 132 (43.42%) Windows
2 39 (12.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
4 25 (8.22%) CentOS
5 23 (7.57%) Unix
6 3 (0.99%) AIX
6 3 (0.99%) Solaris
6 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.26%) Software Engineering
3 66 (21.71%) DevOps
4 45 (14.80%) Microservices
5 39 (12.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 39 (12.83%) OO
6 33 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (10.86%) High Availability
7 30 (9.87%) Open Source
8 29 (9.54%) Scrum
9 26 (8.55%) OOP
10 22 (7.24%) Embedded Software Development
11 21 (6.91%) Configuration Management
11 21 (6.91%) Digital Signal Processing
11 21 (6.91%) Post-Production
11 21 (6.91%) Signal Processing
11 21 (6.91%) Unit Testing
12 20 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (6.58%) Digital Marketing
12 20 (6.58%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.01%) Java
2 69 (22.70%) Bash Shell
3 66 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 66 (21.71%) Python
4 59 (19.41%) C
5 52 (17.11%) C++
5 52 (17.11%) Go
6 50 (16.45%) Ruby
7 49 (16.12%) SQL
8 47 (15.46%) C#
9 30 (9.87%) Embedded C
9 30 (9.87%) Embedded C++
9 30 (9.87%) PowerShell
10 25 (8.22%) PHP
11 22 (7.24%) Lua
12 21 (6.91%) Objective-C
13 12 (3.95%) Perl
14 6 (1.97%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.99%) Jython
16 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (18.42%) Degree
2 41 (13.49%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (12.83%) CCNA
4 37 (12.17%) RHCE
5 6 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) CCNP
6 2 (0.66%) CISA
6 2 (0.66%) CISM
6 2 (0.66%) CISSP
6 2 (0.66%) CWNA
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.61%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.95%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.99%) SLA
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.66%) RMADS
System Software
1 78 (25.66%) Docker
2 22 (7.24%) Kamailio
3 8 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.99%) iptables
5 3 (0.99%) Xen
6 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.66%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.66%) vSphere
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (16.78%) Terraform
3 37 (12.17%) Puppet
4 33 (10.86%) Grafana
5 25 (8.22%) Packer
6 20 (6.58%) Ansible
7 16 (5.26%) Kibana
7 16 (5.26%) StatsD
8 11 (3.62%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.97%) logstash
10 3 (0.99%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.66%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.33%) Rancher
12 1 (0.33%) SCCM
12 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (14.80%) Red Hat
2 25 (8.22%) New Relic
3 23 (7.57%) VMware
4 20 (6.58%) SAP
5 15 (4.93%) Zend
6 13 (4.28%) Microsoft
7 9 (2.96%) IBM
8 7 (2.30%) Cisco
9 4 (1.32%) Altera
9 4 (1.32%) Arista
9 4 (1.32%) Freshdesk
9 4 (1.32%) Oracle
9 4 (1.32%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.32%) Xilinx
10 3 (0.99%) Juniper
10 3 (0.99%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.99%) WSO2
11 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.66%) Citrix
11 2 (0.66%) HP