Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 215 302 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.73% 26.40% 19.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.24% 68.48% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 165 288 179
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 509 441 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 30.14% 38.55% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 373 412 337
Basingstoke median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,025 £25,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £60,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 95 (44.19%) Python
2 81 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (32.56%) SQL
3 70 (32.56%) Windows
4 63 (29.30%) Software Engineering
5 61 (28.37%) C++
6 60 (27.91%) MySQL
7 59 (27.44%) Git (software)
8 58 (26.98%) RESTful
9 48 (22.33%) Degree
10 46 (21.40%) C
10 46 (21.40%) Elasticsearch
11 44 (20.47%) Java
12 41 (19.07%) NoSQL
13 39 (18.14%) Open Source
13 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
13 39 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
14 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
15 36 (16.74%) Oracle
16 35 (16.28%) SQL Server
16 35 (16.28%) DevOps
17 34 (15.81%) Microservices
17 34 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
17 34 (15.81%) AngularJS
17 34 (15.81%) Jenkins
17 34 (15.81%) JIRA
18 33 (15.35%) Puppet
19 31 (14.42%) Ruby
20 30 (13.95%) Test Automation
20 30 (13.95%) ITIL

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 46 (21.40%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (10.70%) Apache
3 22 (10.23%) JBoss
3 22 (10.23%) WebLogic
4 18 (8.37%) Confluence
5 7 (3.26%) CMS
6 6 (2.79%) IIS
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.86%) WordPress
8 2 (0.93%) nginx
8 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 12 (5.58%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.12%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 39 (18.14%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (11.63%) GitHub
4 23 (10.70%) IaaS
5 21 (9.77%) SaaS
6 20 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (6.98%) PaaS
8 13 (6.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.86%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) RTP
2 10 (4.65%) Firewall
3 9 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.72%) Internet
4 8 (3.72%) SAN
5 6 (2.79%) BIG-IP
5 6 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.79%) WAN
6 5 (2.33%) VPN
7 4 (1.86%) VoIP
7 4 (1.86%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.40%) DSL
8 3 (1.40%) LAN
8 3 (1.40%) Network Security
8 3 (1.40%) Wireless
9 2 (0.93%) DNS
10 1 (0.47%) DHCP
10 1 (0.47%) HTTP
10 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.91%) MySQL
2 41 (19.07%) NoSQL
3 35 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 13 (6.05%) Couchbase
4 13 (6.05%) MariaDB
4 13 (6.05%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.05%) Redis
5 12 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.79%) OLAP
6 6 (2.79%) OLTP
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.79%) SQLPlus
6 6 (2.79%) Star Schema
7 5 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (27.44%) Git (software)
2 34 (15.81%) Jenkins
2 34 (15.81%) JIRA
3 29 (13.49%) Subversion
4 22 (10.23%) Selenium
5 20 (9.30%) TeamCity
6 17 (7.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (6.98%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.86%) CircleCI
8 4 (1.86%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.93%) Maven
10 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.47%) dotTrace
11 1 (0.47%) RSpec
11 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 14 (6.51%) Automotive
2 11 (5.12%) Finance
3 7 (3.26%) Games
4 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Electronics
5 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (26.51%) Software Engineer
2 35 (16.28%) Developer
3 27 (12.56%) Python Engineer
3 27 (12.56%) Python Software Engineer
4 23 (10.70%) Administrator
4 23 (10.70%) Embedded Engineer
5 20 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (9.30%) Lead DevOps
6 19 (8.84%) DBA
6 19 (8.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (6.98%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (3.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (3.72%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (3.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.72%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (26.98%) RESTful
2 34 (15.81%) AngularJS
3 24 (11.16%) HTML
4 23 (10.70%) CSS
4 23 (10.70%) Vue.js
5 20 (9.30%) .NET
6 19 (8.84%) jQuery
7 17 (7.91%) React
7 17 (7.91%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (5.58%) STL
9 10 (4.65%) Web Services
10 9 (4.19%) Backbone.js
10 9 (4.19%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (3.72%) Middleware
12 7 (3.26%) Ember.js
12 7 (3.26%) HTML5
13 6 (2.79%) CSS3
13 6 (2.79%) LAMP
14 5 (2.33%) REST
14 5 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.44%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 14 (6.51%) Algorithms
6 12 (5.58%) Replication
7 7 (3.26%) Device Driver
7 7 (3.26%) Tandem
8 6 (2.79%) Clustering
8 6 (2.79%) Verilog
8 6 (2.79%) VHDL
9 5 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.33%) PMI
10 4 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.86%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.93%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.93%) Life Science
13 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 70 (32.56%) Windows
2 21 (9.77%) Embedded Linux
2 21 (9.77%) Unix
3 16 (7.44%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.58%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.72%) CentOS
6 8 (3.72%) Solaris
7 4 (1.86%) Debian
8 3 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.93%) Android
9 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.47%) SUSE
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.30%) Software Engineering
3 39 (18.14%) Open Source
4 35 (16.28%) DevOps
5 34 (15.81%) Microservices
6 30 (13.95%) ITIL
6 30 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 27 (12.56%) Configuration Management
7 27 (12.56%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (12.09%) Project Management
9 24 (11.16%) Mentoring
9 24 (11.16%) OO
10 23 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (9.77%) Kanban
11 21 (9.77%) Performance Monitoring
11 21 (9.77%) Waterfall
12 20 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (9.30%) Release Management
12 20 (9.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (44.19%) Python
2 70 (32.56%) SQL
3 61 (28.37%) C++
4 46 (21.40%) C
5 44 (20.47%) Java
6 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
7 31 (14.42%) Ruby
8 27 (12.56%) Bash Shell
9 20 (9.30%) C#
10 19 (8.84%) PHP
11 18 (8.37%) Perl
12 14 (6.51%) Embedded C
12 14 (6.51%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.79%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.93%) ANSI C
16 2 (0.93%) Java 8
16 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (22.33%) Degree
2 10 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.40%) CCNA
5 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.93%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) CISA
7 1 (0.47%) CISM
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.79%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 29 (13.49%) Docker
2 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.93%) Firmware
3 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.93%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) iptables
4 1 (0.47%) Postfix
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (15.35%) Puppet
2 26 (12.09%) Ansible
3 12 (5.58%) HAProxy
3 12 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.12%) Kubernetes
5 10 (4.65%) Kibana
6 9 (4.19%) logstash
7 6 (2.79%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.93%) Terraform
9 1 (0.47%) Grafana
9 1 (0.47%) Marathon
9 1 (0.47%) SELinux
9 1 (0.47%) StatsD
9 1 (0.47%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.74%) Oracle
3 18 (8.37%) ServiceNow
3 18 (8.37%) VMware
4 14 (6.51%) Pega
4 14 (6.51%) Sitecore
5 13 (6.05%) New Relic
6 12 (5.58%) Cisco
7 9 (4.19%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.79%) Altera
8 6 (2.79%) Xilinx
9 5 (2.33%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.33%) Citrix
9 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.33%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.86%) Freshdesk
10 4 (1.86%) Juniper
11 2 (0.93%) Freescale
11 2 (0.93%) Renesas
12 1 (0.47%) Riverbed