Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 223 270 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.93% 23.46% 19.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.60% 63.08% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 181 255 186
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +50.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £68,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.76%

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 500 428 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 28.99% 37.19% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 370 386 375
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.58% -4.38%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 99 (44.39%) Python
2 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (30.49%) C++
4 67 (30.04%) Windows
5 66 (29.60%) Software Engineering
5 66 (29.60%) Degree
6 59 (26.46%) C
7 57 (25.56%) SQL
8 53 (23.77%) MySQL
9 50 (22.42%) Java
9 50 (22.42%) Git (software)
10 48 (21.52%) Bash Shell
11 46 (20.63%) JavaScript
12 45 (20.18%) Ruby
13 44 (19.73%) Puppet
14 42 (18.83%) DevOps
14 42 (18.83%) Oracle
15 41 (18.39%) Docker
15 41 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
16 40 (17.94%) RESTful
17 38 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
18 37 (16.59%) Open Source
19 33 (14.80%) JIRA
19 33 (14.80%) Mentoring
19 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (14.35%) Ansible
20 32 (14.35%) Unix
20 32 (14.35%) Microsoft
21 31 (13.90%) ITIL
21 31 (13.90%) Jenkins

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 29 (13.00%) JBoss
1 29 (13.00%) WebLogic
2 25 (11.21%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (10.76%) Apache
4 16 (7.17%) Confluence
5 8 (3.59%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (3.14%) CMS
7 4 (1.79%) IIS
7 4 (1.79%) WordPress
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 13 (5.83%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (13.45%) IaaS
4 18 (8.07%) GitHub
5 17 (7.62%) SaaS
6 15 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (6.73%) PaaS
7 10 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.79%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.90%) Office 365
11 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.45%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) BIG-IP
1 14 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (4.93%) RTP
3 10 (4.48%) Firewall
3 10 (4.48%) SAN
4 6 (2.69%) Internet
4 6 (2.69%) WAN
5 5 (2.24%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.79%) VPN
7 3 (1.35%) LAN
7 3 (1.35%) Network Security
7 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.35%) VoIP
7 3 (1.35%) VSAN
8 2 (0.90%) DHCP
8 2 (0.90%) DNS
9 1 (0.45%) DSL
9 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.77%) MySQL
2 28 (12.56%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.59%) OLAP
4 8 (3.59%) OLTP
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle OLAP
4 8 (3.59%) SQLPlus
4 8 (3.59%) Star Schema
5 7 (3.14%) Couchbase
5 7 (3.14%) MariaDB
5 7 (3.14%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.14%) Redis
6 6 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (22.42%) Git (software)
2 33 (14.80%) JIRA
3 31 (13.90%) Jenkins
4 21 (9.42%) Subversion
5 16 (7.17%) TeamCity
6 15 (6.73%) Gerrit
6 15 (6.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (6.73%) Selenium
7 7 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.79%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.90%) Maven
11 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.45%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.45%) GitLab
11 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (9.87%) Automotive
2 8 (3.59%) Finance
3 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Games
4 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (23.32%) Software Engineer
2 31 (13.90%) Embedded Engineer
3 28 (12.56%) Developer
4 26 (11.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (8.97%) Administrator
6 20 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 17 (7.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (7.62%) Python Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Lead DevOps
9 15 (6.73%) DBA
9 15 (6.73%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 15 (6.73%) Graduate
9 15 (6.73%) Principal Engineer
10 14 (6.28%) Python Software Engineer
11 13 (5.83%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (4.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.94%) RESTful
2 29 (13.00%) AngularJS
3 24 (10.76%) CSS
3 24 (10.76%) HTML
4 20 (8.97%) jQuery
5 19 (8.52%) React
5 19 (8.52%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (7.62%) .NET
7 16 (7.17%) Vue.js
8 15 (6.73%) Middleware
9 12 (5.38%) STL
9 12 (5.38%) Web Services
10 9 (4.04%) LAMP
11 8 (3.59%) HTML5
12 7 (3.14%) Backbone.js
13 5 (2.24%) Ember.js
14 4 (1.79%) D3.js
14 4 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
14 4 (1.79%) REST
15 3 (1.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (10.76%) Algorithms
4 22 (9.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 17 (7.62%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.48%) PMI
7 9 (4.04%) Verilog
7 9 (4.04%) VHDL
8 8 (3.59%) Clustering
9 6 (2.69%) Replication
10 5 (2.24%) Tandem
11 4 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.90%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.90%) Life Science
13 1 (0.45%) PKI
13 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (30.04%) Windows
2 32 (14.35%) Unix
3 29 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (11.21%) Windows Server
5 24 (10.76%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (6.73%) Solaris
7 13 (5.83%) Ubuntu
8 9 (4.04%) CentOS
9 4 (1.79%) Debian
10 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.90%) Android
11 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.45%) SUSE
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (29.60%) Software Engineering
3 42 (18.83%) DevOps
4 41 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (16.59%) Open Source
6 33 (14.80%) Mentoring
7 31 (13.90%) ITIL
8 30 (13.45%) Project Management
9 28 (12.56%) Waterfall
10 24 (10.76%) Test Automation
11 22 (9.87%) Image Processing
12 21 (9.42%) OO
13 19 (8.52%) Configuration Management
14 18 (8.07%) Microservices
14 18 (8.07%) Multithreading
14 18 (8.07%) OOP
14 18 (8.07%) PRINCE2
15 17 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (7.62%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (7.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 99 (44.39%) Python
2 68 (30.49%) C++
3 59 (26.46%) C
4 57 (25.56%) SQL
5 50 (22.42%) Java
6 48 (21.52%) Bash Shell
7 46 (20.63%) JavaScript
8 45 (20.18%) Ruby
9 25 (11.21%) PHP
10 22 (9.87%) Embedded C
10 22 (9.87%) Embedded C++
11 16 (7.17%) Perl
12 11 (4.93%) C#
13 8 (3.59%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.69%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.90%) Java 8
15 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (29.60%) Degree
2 10 (4.48%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) CCNA
6 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PhD
7 2 (0.90%) RHCE
8 1 (0.45%) MCP
8 1 (0.45%) MCSE
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (18.39%) Docker
2 8 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.35%) VMware NSX
3 3 (1.35%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) iptables
4 1 (0.45%) Postfix
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (19.73%) Puppet
2 32 (14.35%) Ansible
3 29 (13.00%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (6.28%) Kubernetes
5 8 (3.59%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.69%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.69%) Nagios
7 5 (2.24%) Kibana
8 4 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.79%) logstash
9 3 (1.35%) StatsD
9 3 (1.35%) Terraform
9 3 (1.35%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.35%) vRealize
10 1 (0.45%) Grafana
10 1 (0.45%) Marathon
10 1 (0.45%) Observium
10 1 (0.45%) Packer
10 1 (0.45%) Salt
10 1 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (18.83%) Oracle
2 32 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.62%) Cisco
4 15 (6.73%) CheckPoint
4 15 (6.73%) ServiceNow
5 14 (6.28%) Pega
5 14 (6.28%) Sitecore
5 14 (6.28%) VMware
6 10 (4.48%) TOWER Software
7 9 (4.04%) Altera
7 9 (4.04%) New Relic
7 9 (4.04%) Xilinx
8 7 (3.14%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.79%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.35%) Citrix
10 3 (1.35%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.90%) Proofpoint
12 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.45%) Freshdesk
12 1 (0.45%) Juniper