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

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 204 216 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.53% 20.00% 18.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.26% 57.14% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 176 193 175
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +36.36% -9.41%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £28,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £56,150
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 441 378 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.09% 35.00% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 332 324 383
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £53,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% -5.00%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 70 (34.31%) Windows
1 70 (34.31%) Python
2 65 (31.86%) Degree
3 58 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (27.45%) C++
5 54 (26.47%) C
6 50 (24.51%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (23.04%) Bash Shell
8 46 (22.55%) SQL
9 45 (22.06%) Software Engineering
10 42 (20.59%) Ruby
10 42 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 39 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (18.14%) Puppet
13 36 (17.65%) MySQL
13 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 36 (17.65%) Unix
14 35 (17.16%) Java
14 35 (17.16%) Git (software)
15 34 (16.67%) Oracle
16 33 (16.18%) Embedded Linux
16 33 (16.18%) Computer Science
16 33 (16.18%) DevOps
17 31 (15.20%) Docker
17 31 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
17 31 (15.20%) Algorithms
18 30 (14.71%) Ansible
18 30 (14.71%) Open Source
19 29 (14.22%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (14.22%) Image Processing

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 24 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.78%) JBoss
3 18 (8.82%) Apache
4 10 (4.90%) Confluence
4 10 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (1.96%) CMS
6 4 (1.96%) WordPress
7 2 (0.98%) IIS
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (14.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.27%) IaaS
4 10 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.41%) GitHub
5 9 (4.41%) SaaS
6 8 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.92%) PaaS
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.98%) Datadog
7 2 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.86%) BIG-IP
1 14 (6.86%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (5.88%) Firewall
3 10 (4.90%) SAN
4 8 (3.92%) WAN
5 7 (3.43%) DHCP
5 7 (3.43%) DNS
5 7 (3.43%) Internet
6 5 (2.45%) HTTP
6 5 (2.45%) RTP
6 5 (2.45%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.96%) LAN
7 4 (1.96%) VPN
7 4 (1.96%) VSAN
8 3 (1.47%) BGP
8 3 (1.47%) IPsec
8 3 (1.47%) MPLS
8 3 (1.47%) OSPF
8 3 (1.47%) RIP
8 3 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.65%) MySQL
2 21 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.92%) OLAP
3 8 (3.92%) OLTP
3 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 8 (3.92%) SQLPlus
3 8 (3.92%) Star Schema
4 5 (2.45%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.96%) Couchbase
5 4 (1.96%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.96%) Redis
6 3 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (17.16%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.31%) JIRA
3 18 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 17 (8.33%) Subversion
5 8 (3.92%) Gerrit
5 8 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (3.92%) Selenium
5 8 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.96%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.98%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.98%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.49%) GitLab
General
1 27 (13.24%) Automotive
2 4 (1.96%) Finance
3 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (18.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 36 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 24 (11.76%) Developer
3 24 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 23 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (10.29%) Administrator
5 21 (10.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 20 (9.80%) Principal Engineer
7 19 (9.31%) Graduate
8 17 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 17 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (7.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 13 (6.37%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (6.37%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.88%) DBA
12 11 (5.39%) Design Engineer
12 11 (5.39%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.82%) AngularJS
1 18 (8.82%) jQuery
1 18 (8.82%) RESTful
2 16 (7.84%) Middleware
2 16 (7.84%) Web Services
3 14 (6.86%) CSS
3 14 (6.86%) HTML
3 14 (6.86%) LAMP
3 14 (6.86%) React
3 14 (6.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (3.92%) .NET
5 6 (2.94%) STL
6 5 (2.45%) HTML5
6 5 (2.45%) Vue.js
7 4 (1.96%) Ajax
7 4 (1.96%) Backbone.js
7 4 (1.96%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (1.96%) D3.js
7 4 (1.96%) Ember.js
7 4 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.18%) Computer Science
2 31 (15.20%) Algorithms
3 29 (14.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 25 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.37%) Clustering
6 11 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (5.39%) Verilog
6 11 (5.39%) VHDL
7 10 (4.90%) PMI
8 6 (2.94%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.96%) Tandem
10 3 (1.47%) Fintech
10 3 (1.47%) Replication
11 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.49%) New Media
12 1 (0.49%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 70 (34.31%) Windows
2 42 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (17.65%) Unix
4 33 (16.18%) Embedded Linux
5 24 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 15 (7.35%) Solaris
7 8 (3.92%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.43%) CentOS
9 4 (1.96%) Debian
10 3 (1.47%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.98%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.51%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (22.06%) Software Engineering
4 33 (16.18%) DevOps
5 30 (14.71%) Open Source
6 29 (14.22%) Image Processing
7 28 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 24 (11.76%) ITIL
9 22 (10.78%) Project Management
10 21 (10.29%) Waterfall
11 18 (8.82%) OO
11 18 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 16 (7.84%) Linux Kernel Development
12 16 (7.84%) OOP
13 14 (6.86%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.88%) Test Automation
15 11 (5.39%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (5.39%) FPGA Design
16 10 (4.90%) Innovative Thinking
16 10 (4.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (34.31%) Python
2 56 (27.45%) C++
3 54 (26.47%) C
4 47 (23.04%) Bash Shell
5 46 (22.55%) SQL
6 42 (20.59%) Ruby
7 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 35 (17.16%) Java
9 27 (13.24%) Embedded C
9 27 (13.24%) Embedded C++
10 24 (11.76%) PHP
11 19 (9.31%) Perl
12 8 (3.92%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.92%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.45%) C#
15 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.98%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.49%) Go
16 1 (0.49%) Lua
Qualifications
1 65 (31.86%) Degree
2 15 (7.35%) RHCE
3 11 (5.39%) CCNA
3 11 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.90%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.47%) HIPAA
2 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (15.20%) Docker
2 6 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.96%) VMware NSX
3 4 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 37 (18.14%) Puppet
2 31 (15.20%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (14.71%) Ansible
4 16 (7.84%) Kubernetes
5 9 (4.41%) Terraform
6 8 (3.92%) Data Guard
7 7 (3.43%) Nagios
8 5 (2.45%) StatsD
9 4 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.96%) vCenter Server
9 4 (1.96%) vRealize
10 3 (1.47%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.47%) Kibana
11 2 (0.98%) logstash
11 2 (0.98%) Observium
11 2 (0.98%) Packer
12 1 (0.49%) Grafana
12 1 (0.49%) Marathon
12 1 (0.49%) Rancher
12 1 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (16.67%) Oracle
2 25 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.84%) Cisco
4 15 (7.35%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.86%) CheckPoint
6 11 (5.39%) Altera
6 11 (5.39%) Xilinx
7 10 (4.90%) TOWER Software
8 9 (4.41%) VMware
9 8 (3.92%) New Relic
9 8 (3.92%) ServiceNow
10 7 (3.43%) Pega
10 7 (3.43%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.96%) Fujitsu
11 4 (1.96%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.96%) Zend
12 2 (0.98%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.98%) Citrix
12 2 (0.98%) Proofpoint
13 1 (0.49%) Apple