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

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 254 202 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.34% 20.87% 21.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.80% 60.48% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 236 169 194
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -4.49%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -10.71%

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 386 334 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 30.90% 34.50% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 338 285 333
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49% +5.95%
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,200 £28,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +1.27% -1.25%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 121 (47.64%) Windows
2 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (24.80%) Bash Shell
4 58 (22.83%) Software Engineering
5 56 (22.05%) MySQL
6 55 (21.65%) C
7 53 (20.87%) SQL
7 53 (20.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (20.08%) Red Hat
9 50 (19.69%) WAN
10 49 (19.29%) RHCE
10 49 (19.29%) Degree
11 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
12 43 (16.93%) CCNA
12 43 (16.93%) Python
12 43 (16.93%) Cisco Certification
13 39 (15.35%) SQL Server
14 36 (14.17%) C++
15 34 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
16 32 (12.60%) Open Source
16 32 (12.60%) Firewall
16 32 (12.60%) Embedded Linux
17 31 (12.20%) PowerShell
17 31 (12.20%) CentOS
17 31 (12.20%) Terraform
18 30 (11.81%) Git (software)
18 30 (11.81%) Telecoms
18 30 (11.81%) Web Services
19 29 (11.42%) SOAP
19 29 (11.42%) PHP

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 22 (8.66%) Apache
2 10 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.18%) Confluence
3 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.79%) IIS
4 2 (0.79%) SAS
4 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.84%) SaaS
3 7 (2.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.39%) Datadog
6 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.69%) WAN
2 32 (12.60%) Firewall
3 27 (10.63%) RTP
3 27 (10.63%) VoIP
3 27 (10.63%) Wireshark
4 22 (8.66%) DNS
5 21 (8.27%) BGP
5 21 (8.27%) DHCP
5 21 (8.27%) OSPF
6 20 (7.87%) HTTP
6 20 (7.87%) IPsec
6 20 (7.87%) MPLS
6 20 (7.87%) RIP
6 20 (7.87%) SSL
6 20 (7.87%) VPLS
7 6 (2.36%) Internet
7 6 (2.36%) VSAN
8 2 (0.79%) LAN
8 2 (0.79%) Network Security
8 2 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.05%) MySQL
2 39 (15.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.97%) Redis
4 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.18%) Big Data
5 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.18%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.79%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.79%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 30 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.69%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.69%) Subversion
3 4 (1.57%) GitLab
3 4 (1.57%) JIRA
3 4 (1.57%) Selenium
3 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.18%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.18%) Grunt
5 2 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (11.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.94%) Automotive
3 7 (2.76%) French Language
4 6 (2.36%) Finance
5 3 (1.18%) Electronics
5 3 (1.18%) Games
5 3 (1.18%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (23.62%) Developer
2 48 (18.90%) Linux Engineer
3 42 (16.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 42 (16.54%) Systems Engineer
4 37 (14.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 29 (11.42%) Software Engineer
6 28 (11.02%) Embedded Engineer
7 24 (9.45%) Software Developer
8 23 (9.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 22 (8.66%) C Developer
10 21 (8.27%) Network Engineer
11 20 (7.87%) Applications Developer
12 19 (7.48%) C Programmer
12 19 (7.48%) Programmer
12 19 (7.48%) Software Programmer
13 18 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
13 18 (7.09%) PHP Developer
14 17 (6.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 17 (6.69%) Network Systems Engineer
15 12 (4.72%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.81%) Web Services
2 29 (11.42%) SOAP
3 27 (10.63%) CSS
3 27 (10.63%) HTML
4 26 (10.24%) jQuery
5 20 (7.87%) Ajax
5 20 (7.87%) XML
6 19 (7.48%) LAMP
7 18 (7.09%) CodeIgniter
8 17 (6.69%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.54%) CSS3
9 9 (3.54%) HTML5
10 8 (3.15%) React
11 6 (2.36%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (1.97%) .NET
12 5 (1.97%) Node.js
13 3 (1.18%) Angular 2
13 3 (1.18%) Kendo UI
13 3 (1.18%) REST
14 2 (0.79%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.45%) Clustering
3 21 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.12%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (2.36%) Derivative
7 4 (1.57%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.57%) Verilog
7 4 (1.57%) VHDL
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) New Media
10 1 (0.39%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 121 (47.64%) Windows
2 53 (20.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (12.60%) Embedded Linux
4 31 (12.20%) CentOS
5 22 (8.66%) Unix
6 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.79%) Debian
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (22.83%) Software Engineering
3 32 (12.60%) Open Source
4 24 (9.45%) High Availability
5 22 (8.66%) DevOps
5 22 (8.66%) Embedded Software Development
5 22 (8.66%) Load Balancing
5 22 (8.66%) Task Automation
6 21 (8.27%) Web Development
7 20 (7.87%) Digital Signal Processing
7 20 (7.87%) OO
7 20 (7.87%) Signal Processing
8 19 (7.48%) Post-Production
9 17 (6.69%) OOP
10 11 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (4.33%) Workflow
11 10 (3.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (3.54%) Front End Development
12 9 (3.54%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.15%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 63 (24.80%) Bash Shell
2 55 (21.65%) C
3 53 (20.87%) SQL
4 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
5 43 (16.93%) Python
6 36 (14.17%) C++
7 31 (12.20%) PowerShell
8 29 (11.42%) PHP
9 28 (11.02%) Embedded C
9 28 (11.02%) Embedded C++
10 27 (10.63%) Lua
11 23 (9.06%) Perl
12 19 (7.48%) C#
12 19 (7.48%) Objective-C
13 18 (7.09%) Java
14 17 (6.69%) Go
14 17 (6.69%) Ruby
15 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (19.29%) Degree
1 49 (19.29%) RHCE
2 43 (16.93%) CCNA
2 43 (16.93%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (4.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.97%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.18%) CISA
6 3 (1.18%) CISM
6 3 (1.18%) CISSP
6 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.18%) PMP
7 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.06%) PCI DSS
3 20 (7.87%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.18%) RMADS
5 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 27 (10.63%) Kamailio
2 23 (9.06%) Docker
3 14 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.76%) VMware NSX
5 6 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.36%) vSphere
6 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 34 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (12.20%) Terraform
3 15 (5.91%) Puppet
4 9 (3.54%) Ansible
5 8 (3.15%) Grafana
6 7 (2.76%) Kibana
6 7 (2.76%) Packer
6 7 (2.76%) StatsD
7 6 (2.36%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.36%) vCenter Server
8 5 (1.97%) vRealize
9 3 (1.18%) logstash
9 3 (1.18%) Rancher
10 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.79%) SCOM
10 2 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (20.08%) Red Hat
2 24 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.09%) Zend
4 16 (6.30%) VMware
5 11 (4.33%) Oracle
6 10 (3.94%) Freshdesk
7 7 (2.76%) New Relic
8 6 (2.36%) Citrix
8 6 (2.36%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.57%) Altera
9 4 (1.57%) Xilinx
10 3 (1.18%) Telerik
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco
12 1 (0.39%) BT
12 1 (0.39%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.39%) Google
12 1 (0.39%) IBM
12 1 (0.39%) Juniper
12 1 (0.39%) Remedy
12 1 (0.39%) SAP