Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 212 285 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 14.35% 24.40% 21.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.19% 69.68% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 178 269 187
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93% -14.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,650
90th Percentile £61,625 £68,000 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% +3.90%

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 459 409 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 31.08% 35.02% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 376 372 299
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -9.60%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,375 £62,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Linux.

1 118 (55.66%) Python
2 85 (40.09%) Elasticsearch
3 81 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (37.26%) RESTful
4 79 (37.26%) SQL
5 76 (35.85%) NoSQL
6 69 (32.55%) Open Source
6 69 (32.55%) MySQL
7 66 (31.13%) Windows
8 60 (28.30%) C++
9 58 (27.36%) Git (software)
10 54 (25.47%) Software Engineering
11 52 (24.53%) AngularJS
11 52 (24.53%) Microservices
12 43 (20.28%) JavaScript
13 42 (19.81%) Vue.js
14 40 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
15 37 (17.45%) Jenkins
16 36 (16.98%) C#
17 35 (16.51%) C
17 35 (16.51%) SQL Server
17 35 (16.51%) Ruby
18 33 (15.57%) Java
19 32 (15.09%) OO
20 31 (14.62%) DevOps
21 30 (14.15%) Elastic Stack
21 30 (14.15%) Kibana
21 30 (14.15%) logstash
21 30 (14.15%) MongoDB
21 30 (14.15%) HTML

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 85 (40.09%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.60%) Apache
3 11 (5.19%) Confluence
4 8 (3.77%) JBoss
4 8 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.36%) IIS
6 3 (1.42%) CMS
7 2 (0.94%) nginx
7 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 40 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.96%) GitHub
4 18 (8.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (6.13%) SaaS
6 8 (3.77%) IaaS
6 8 (3.77%) PaaS
7 4 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.89%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (0.94%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.94%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.72%) RTP
2 9 (4.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.77%) Firewall
4 7 (3.30%) VoIP
4 7 (3.30%) WAN
4 7 (3.30%) Wireshark
5 6 (2.83%) Internet
6 3 (1.42%) DSL
6 3 (1.42%) VPN
6 3 (1.42%) Wireless
7 2 (0.94%) DNS
8 1 (0.47%) DHCP
8 1 (0.47%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.47%) LAN
8 1 (0.47%) Network Security
8 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (35.85%) NoSQL
2 69 (32.55%) MySQL
3 35 (16.51%) SQL Server
4 30 (14.15%) MongoDB
5 18 (8.49%) MariaDB
5 18 (8.49%) Redis
6 17 (8.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (8.02%) Couchbase
7 14 (6.60%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 58 (27.36%) Git (software)
2 37 (17.45%) Jenkins
3 23 (10.85%) Subversion
4 21 (9.91%) JIRA
5 20 (9.43%) TeamCity
6 18 (8.49%) Selenium
7 10 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.77%) Gerrit
9 7 (3.30%) dotTrace
10 5 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.36%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.94%) Appium
12 2 (0.94%) Maven
12 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.94%) TestNG
12 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.47%) RSpec
13 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 14 (6.60%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.25%) Games
4 8 (3.77%) Automotive
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (28.77%) Developer
2 52 (24.53%) Software Engineer
3 31 (14.62%) Python Engineer
3 31 (14.62%) Python Software Engineer
4 26 (12.26%) Software Developer
5 23 (10.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (9.43%) Angular Developer
7 19 (8.96%) Administrator
8 18 (8.49%) DBA
9 16 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (7.08%) Embedded Engineer
11 14 (6.60%) .NET Developer
11 14 (6.60%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (6.60%) Lead DevOps
11 14 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) C# Developer
12 11 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Embedded Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (37.26%) RESTful
2 52 (24.53%) AngularJS
3 42 (19.81%) Vue.js
4 30 (14.15%) Elastic Stack
4 30 (14.15%) HTML
5 29 (13.68%) CSS
6 25 (11.79%) .NET
7 17 (8.02%) jQuery
8 16 (7.55%) CSS3
8 16 (7.55%) HTML5
8 16 (7.55%) Spring
9 14 (6.60%) .NET Core
9 14 (6.60%) .NET Framework
9 14 (6.60%) Django
9 14 (6.60%) React
9 14 (6.60%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (5.66%) Backbone.js
11 10 (4.72%) Ember.js
11 10 (4.72%) Web Services
12 6 (2.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.49%) Replication
3 13 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.72%) Tandem
5 9 (4.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.83%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.36%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.36%) Verilog
9 5 (2.36%) VHDL
10 4 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.94%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.47%) Life Science
12 1 (0.47%) PKI
12 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.13%) Windows
2 20 (9.43%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (3.30%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.36%) CentOS
4 5 (2.36%) Unix
5 4 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.94%) Android
6 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.94%) Debian
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.47%) SUSE
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (32.55%) Open Source
3 54 (25.47%) Software Engineering
4 52 (24.53%) Microservices
5 32 (15.09%) OO
6 31 (14.62%) DevOps
7 28 (13.21%) Test Automation
8 25 (11.79%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (11.79%) MVC
9 24 (11.32%) Mentoring
10 22 (10.38%) Configuration Management
11 17 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (7.55%) Computer Science
12 16 (7.55%) Front End Development
13 15 (7.08%) Performance Monitoring
14 14 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (6.60%) Multithreading
14 14 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (6.60%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (55.66%) Python
2 79 (37.26%) SQL
3 60 (28.30%) C++
4 43 (20.28%) JavaScript
5 36 (16.98%) C#
6 35 (16.51%) C
6 35 (16.51%) Ruby
7 33 (15.57%) Java
8 18 (8.49%) Bash Shell
8 18 (8.49%) Perl
9 10 (4.72%) PHP
10 8 (3.77%) Embedded C
10 8 (3.77%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.94%) ANSI C
12 2 (0.94%) Java 8
12 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (12.26%) Degree
2 11 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.25%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.42%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.42%) CCNA
5 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) CISA
7 1 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (12.74%) Docker
2 9 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.94%) Firmware
3 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) iptables
4 1 (0.47%) Postfix
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (14.15%) Kibana
1 30 (14.15%) logstash
2 24 (11.32%) Puppet
3 21 (9.91%) Ansible
4 18 (8.49%) HAProxy
5 14 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.19%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.83%) Terraform
8 1 (0.47%) Grafana
8 1 (0.47%) SELinux
8 1 (0.47%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.49%) New Relic
3 16 (7.55%) Oracle
4 15 (7.08%) VMware
5 11 (5.19%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.77%) Pega
6 8 (3.77%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.83%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.36%) Altera
8 5 (2.36%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.36%) Xilinx
9 4 (1.89%) Cisco
9 4 (1.89%) Citrix
9 4 (1.89%) Freshdesk
9 4 (1.89%) Juniper
10 3 (1.42%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.94%) Freescale
11 2 (0.94%) Renesas
12 1 (0.47%) Zend