Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 218 194 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.16% 19.13% 20.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.98% 54.96% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 198 163 203
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.50% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £29,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -14.44%

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 376 353 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 26.15% 34.81% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 306 291 377
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £29,375 £25,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £53,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 88 (40.37%) Windows
2 66 (30.28%) Python
3 61 (27.98%) Bash Shell
4 60 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (25.69%) Degree
6 49 (22.48%) C
7 46 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (20.64%) C++
9 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
9 41 (18.81%) JavaScript
10 40 (18.35%) MySQL
11 39 (17.89%) SQL
11 39 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
12 37 (16.97%) Open Source
12 37 (16.97%) Ruby
13 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
14 32 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
15 31 (14.22%) Red Hat
16 30 (13.76%) RHCE
16 30 (13.76%) Embedded Linux
16 30 (13.76%) Puppet
17 29 (13.30%) DevOps
17 29 (13.30%) Unix
18 28 (12.84%) Docker
18 28 (12.84%) Git (software)
19 27 (12.39%) PHP
20 26 (11.93%) SQL Server
20 26 (11.93%) Algorithms
21 25 (11.47%) Ansible

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 17 (7.80%) Apache
2 10 (4.59%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.67%) JBoss
4 5 (2.29%) Confluence
5 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.92%) IIS
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.13%) SaaS
4 8 (3.67%) IaaS
5 7 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.92%) Datadog
6 2 (0.92%) GitHub
6 2 (0.92%) Office 365
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.47%) WAN
2 22 (10.09%) Firewall
3 16 (7.34%) Wireshark
4 14 (6.42%) DHCP
4 14 (6.42%) DNS
5 12 (5.50%) HTTP
5 12 (5.50%) RTP
5 12 (5.50%) VoIP
6 11 (5.05%) BGP
6 11 (5.05%) OSPF
7 10 (4.59%) IPsec
7 10 (4.59%) MPLS
7 10 (4.59%) RIP
7 10 (4.59%) SSL
7 10 (4.59%) VPLS
8 8 (3.67%) BIG-IP
8 8 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.67%) VSAN
9 7 (3.21%) Internet
10 3 (1.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.35%) MySQL
2 26 (11.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.92%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.92%) OLAP
5 2 (0.92%) OLTP
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.92%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.92%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.96%) Subversion
4 8 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (3.21%) JIRA
6 3 (1.38%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.38%) Grunt
6 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.92%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.46%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.46%) GitLab
8 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (9.63%) Automotive
2 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.83%) Finance
4 3 (1.38%) Advertising
4 3 (1.38%) French Language
5 2 (0.92%) Games
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (19.72%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (15.14%) Developer
3 29 (13.30%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (11.47%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 25 (11.47%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.34%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Principal Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) Administrator
8 14 (6.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (6.42%) Graduate
8 14 (6.42%) Network Engineer
9 13 (5.96%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (5.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.05%) PHP Developer
12 10 (4.59%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.09%) Web Services
2 21 (9.63%) jQuery
3 18 (8.26%) CSS
3 18 (8.26%) HTML
4 17 (7.80%) LAMP
4 17 (7.80%) SOAP
5 14 (6.42%) Ajax
6 12 (5.50%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.05%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (4.59%) XML
9 8 (3.67%) Middleware
10 7 (3.21%) HTML5
10 7 (3.21%) React
10 7 (3.21%) RESTful
10 7 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (1.38%) Angular 2
12 3 (1.38%) CSS3
12 3 (1.38%) Ember.js
12 3 (1.38%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.14%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.93%) Algorithms
3 24 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (10.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (7.34%) Clustering
6 10 (4.59%) Verilog
6 10 (4.59%) VHDL
7 5 (2.29%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.29%) PMI
7 5 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.38%) Fintech
9 3 (1.38%) Tandem
10 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.92%) Derivative
10 2 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (40.37%) Windows
2 45 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (13.76%) Embedded Linux
4 29 (13.30%) Unix
5 17 (7.80%) CentOS
6 11 (5.05%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.21%) Solaris
8 5 (2.29%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
4 37 (16.97%) Open Source
5 29 (13.30%) DevOps
6 23 (10.55%) Image Processing
6 23 (10.55%) Mentoring
7 18 (8.26%) OO
7 18 (8.26%) Task Automation
8 17 (7.80%) OOP
9 14 (6.42%) High Availability
9 14 (6.42%) Load Balancing
9 14 (6.42%) Web Development
10 11 (5.05%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (5.05%) Linux Kernel Development
10 11 (5.05%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.59%) FPGA Design
11 10 (4.59%) ITIL
11 10 (4.59%) Project Management
12 9 (4.13%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.28%) Python
2 61 (27.98%) Bash Shell
3 49 (22.48%) C
4 45 (20.64%) C++
5 41 (18.81%) JavaScript
6 39 (17.89%) SQL
7 37 (16.97%) Ruby
8 27 (12.39%) PHP
9 25 (11.47%) Embedded C
9 25 (11.47%) Embedded C++
10 20 (9.17%) Perl
11 19 (8.72%) PowerShell
12 16 (7.34%) Java
13 12 (5.50%) Lua
14 9 (4.13%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.83%) C#
16 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (25.69%) Degree
2 30 (13.76%) RHCE
3 24 (11.01%) CCNA
3 24 (11.01%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.67%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.21%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.38%) PMP
9 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.92%) PhD
10 1 (0.46%) CCNP
10 1 (0.46%) CISA
10 1 (0.46%) CISM
10 1 (0.46%) CISSP
10 1 (0.46%) MCP
10 1 (0.46%) MCSE
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (5.05%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.59%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.46%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (12.84%) Docker
2 15 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.50%) Kamailio
4 9 (4.13%) VMware NSX
5 8 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.67%) vSphere
6 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (13.76%) Puppet
3 25 (11.47%) Ansible
4 17 (7.80%) Terraform
5 16 (7.34%) Kubernetes
6 8 (3.67%) vCenter Server
7 7 (3.21%) Nagios
7 7 (3.21%) vRealize
8 6 (2.75%) StatsD
9 4 (1.83%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.83%) logstash
10 3 (1.38%) Kibana
10 3 (1.38%) Packer
10 3 (1.38%) Rancher
11 2 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.92%) Observium
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (14.22%) Red Hat
2 20 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.80%) Oracle
4 15 (6.88%) VMware
5 11 (5.05%) Zend
6 10 (4.59%) Altera
6 10 (4.59%) Xilinx
7 9 (4.13%) Cisco
8 8 (3.67%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.21%) Fujitsu
10 6 (2.75%) Freshdesk
10 6 (2.75%) New Relic
11 5 (2.29%) Citrix
11 5 (2.29%) TOWER Software
12 3 (1.38%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.38%) Telerik
13 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.92%) Proofpoint
14 1 (0.46%) Google
14 1 (0.46%) SAP