Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 12 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 146 221 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 10.35% 12.83% 23.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.36% 44.02% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 125 179 247
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +50.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £66,900 £67,500 £70,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 353 502 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 25.04% 29.14% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 288 369 375
Basingstoke median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £24,380 £25,600 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 55 (37.67%) Python
2 48 (32.88%) SQL
3 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
4 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
5 41 (28.08%) Windows
6 38 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (24.66%) MySQL
8 34 (23.29%) Docker
9 33 (22.60%) AWS
10 29 (19.86%) HTML
11 28 (19.18%) CSS
12 26 (17.81%) NoSQL
12 26 (17.81%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (17.12%) Software Engineering
13 25 (17.12%) RESTful
14 24 (16.44%) Ansible
14 24 (16.44%) Puppet
15 23 (15.75%) PHP
15 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
16 22 (15.07%) Oracle
16 22 (15.07%) VMware
16 22 (15.07%) Bash Shell
17 21 (14.38%) Cybersecurity
17 21 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (14.38%) Ruby
18 19 (13.01%) jQuery
18 19 (13.01%) Windows Server
19 18 (12.33%) Firewall
19 18 (12.33%) C++
20 17 (11.64%) Java

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 26 (17.81%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (8.90%) Apache
3 6 (4.11%) IIS
4 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.74%) nginx
6 2 (1.37%) Confluence
6 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.60%) AWS
2 11 (7.53%) Azure
3 9 (6.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.37%) npm
5 2 (1.37%) Office 365
5 2 (1.37%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.33%) Firewall
2 12 (8.22%) VPN
3 10 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.11%) VoIP
5 5 (3.42%) DHCP
5 5 (3.42%) DNS
6 4 (2.74%) LAN
6 4 (2.74%) RTP
6 4 (2.74%) SSL
6 4 (2.74%) WAN
7 3 (2.05%) Internet
7 3 (2.05%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.05%) Wireless
8 2 (1.37%) HTTP
9 1 (0.68%) 3G
9 1 (0.68%) LTE
9 1 (0.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.68%) SAN
9 1 (0.68%) VLAN
9 1 (0.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.66%) MySQL
2 26 (17.81%) NoSQL
3 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.64%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.16%) Subversion
4 8 (5.48%) JIRA
5 4 (2.74%) Maven
5 4 (2.74%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.74%) webpack
6 2 (1.37%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.68%) dotTrace
7 1 (0.68%) GDB
7 1 (0.68%) GitLab
7 1 (0.68%) GoCD
7 1 (0.68%) Grunt
7 1 (0.68%) gulp
7 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (11.64%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.85%) Finance
3 4 (2.74%) Games
4 3 (2.05%) Military
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Greek Language
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 56 (38.36%) Developer
2 19 (13.01%) Full Stack Developer
3 15 (10.27%) Software Developer
4 14 (9.59%) Administrator
5 12 (8.22%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.22%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (6.85%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.48%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Python Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Angular Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Python Software Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.11%) C++ Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.86%) HTML
2 28 (19.18%) CSS
3 25 (17.12%) RESTful
4 19 (13.01%) jQuery
5 17 (11.64%) .NET
5 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (7.53%) Web Services
7 10 (6.85%) Vue.js
8 9 (6.16%) Node.js
8 9 (6.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (5.48%) LAMP
10 7 (4.79%) React
10 7 (4.79%) Spring
11 6 (4.11%) Ajax
11 6 (4.11%) Backbone.js
11 6 (4.11%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (4.11%) Django
11 6 (4.11%) Ember.js
11 6 (4.11%) HTML5
11 6 (4.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) PlayStation
2 11 (7.53%) Clustering
3 6 (4.11%) Replication
3 6 (4.11%) Tandem
4 4 (2.74%) Acoustics
4 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.74%) BBC
4 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.05%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.05%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.05%) User Experience
6 2 (1.37%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.37%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.08%) Windows
2 19 (13.01%) Windows Server
3 17 (11.64%) Ubuntu
4 16 (10.96%) Unix
5 13 (8.90%) CentOS
5 13 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.53%) Debian
7 9 (6.16%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.11%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.68%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.12%) Software Engineering
3 21 (14.38%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (11.64%) Computer Science
4 17 (11.64%) DevOps
4 17 (11.64%) ITIL
5 15 (10.27%) OO
6 14 (9.59%) Microservices
7 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.22%) Open Source
9 11 (7.53%) MVC
10 10 (6.85%) Analytics
10 10 (6.85%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.85%) OOP
11 9 (6.16%) Data Analytics
11 9 (6.16%) Refactoring
11 9 (6.16%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.48%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.67%) Python
2 48 (32.88%) SQL
3 47 (32.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.75%) PHP
5 22 (15.07%) Bash Shell
6 21 (14.38%) Ruby
7 18 (12.33%) C++
8 17 (11.64%) Java
9 14 (9.59%) C#
10 11 (7.53%) C
11 4 (2.74%) Go
11 4 (2.74%) Java 8
11 4 (2.74%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.74%) R
12 3 (2.05%) Perl
12 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.37%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.90%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.74%) CCNA
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.74%) PhD
6 3 (2.05%) CISSP
7 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.37%) CISM
7 2 (1.37%) RHCE
8 1 (0.68%) CISA
8 1 (0.68%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.68%) OSCP
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 34 (23.29%) Docker
2 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.05%) DFS Replication
4 3 (2.05%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (1.37%) Firmware
5 2 (1.37%) Postfix
6 1 (0.68%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 24 (16.44%) Ansible
1 24 (16.44%) Puppet
2 15 (10.27%) Kubernetes
3 13 (8.90%) Terraform
4 10 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.42%) Kibana
5 5 (3.42%) logstash
6 4 (2.74%) Grafana
6 4 (2.74%) Salt
7 3 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.05%) WSUS
8 2 (1.37%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.37%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.37%) SCCM
9 1 (0.68%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Oracle
1 22 (15.07%) VMware
2 6 (4.11%) Cisco
2 6 (4.11%) Citrix
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.11%) Zend
3 4 (2.74%) Palo Alto
4 3 (2.05%) CA
4 3 (2.05%) HP
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.37%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Dell
6 1 (0.68%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Juniper
6 1 (0.68%) QNX