Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1028 1130 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.02% 16.43% 14.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.56% 49.34% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 923 974 958
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% +10.00%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2117 2290 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.00% 33.30% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1966 2082
Hampshire median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% +3.90% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Hampshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Linux in Hampshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Hampshire

Linux
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +7 302 £50,000 +42.86% 11
Fareham +6 150 £34,500 -1.43% 15
Southampton -18 143 £38,500 -9.41% 15
Farnborough +5 137 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Portsmouth -12 82 £39,000 -4.29% 7
Winchester +1 32 £54,000 +85.59% 1
Fleet +8 25 £47,500 -7.32% 6
Romsey +5 24 £26,500 -35.76% 1
Hook +7 13 £46,250 +37.04%
Southsea - 10 £37,500 - 1
Eastleigh -6 5 £27,500 -26.67% 2
Havant 0 4 £21,750 -56.93%
Emsworth - 4 £21,000 -
Aldershot -12 3 £42,405 +21.16% 1
Andover -21 1 - -
Wallington - 1 - -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 407 (39.59%) Windows
2 298 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (26.46%) JavaScript
4 262 (25.49%) SQL
5 245 (23.83%) Software Engineering
6 240 (23.35%) HTML
7 234 (22.76%) MySQL
8 230 (22.37%) CSS
9 213 (20.72%) Python
10 196 (19.07%) Java
11 184 (17.90%) VMware
12 183 (17.80%) PHP
13 173 (16.83%) Red Hat
14 167 (16.25%) Git (software)
15 162 (15.76%) C++
16 156 (15.18%) Degree
17 151 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
18 148 (14.40%) OOP
19 147 (14.30%) Unix
20 146 (14.20%) C
21 145 (14.11%) Ruby
22 144 (14.01%) Bash Shell
23 138 (13.42%) Microsoft
24 126 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 124 (12.06%) jQuery
26 122 (11.87%) Puppet
26 122 (11.87%) DevOps
26 122 (11.87%) Windows Server
26 122 (11.87%) Web Development
27 117 (11.38%) LAMP

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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
1 110 (10.70%) Apache
2 85 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (4.28%) OpenStack
4 29 (2.82%) Apache Spark
5 27 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 25 (2.43%) IIS
7 22 (2.14%) JBoss
8 20 (1.95%) MS Exchange
9 16 (1.56%) nginx
10 15 (1.46%) Skype for Business
11 13 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (1.26%) GlassFish
12 12 (1.17%) Drupal
13 11 (1.07%) Liferay
13 11 (1.07%) SharePoint
14 7 (0.68%) Zimbra
15 5 (0.49%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.39%) CMS
16 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.49%) Inkscape
5 4 (0.39%) GIMP
6 3 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.097%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.58%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.29%) Epicor Vantage
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
4 1 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 151 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (8.37%) SaaS
3 77 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.24%) Office 365
5 17 (1.65%) PaaS
6 16 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (1.07%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.78%) GitHub
9 7 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.68%) IaaS
10 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.39%) Trello
12 3 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.19%) G Suite
14 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 104 (10.12%) Firewall
2 76 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 54 (5.25%) DNS
4 51 (4.96%) WAN
5 47 (4.57%) SAN
6 40 (3.89%) Internet
7 39 (3.79%) DHCP
8 36 (3.50%) HTTP
8 36 (3.50%) VPN
9 34 (3.31%) SSL
10 31 (3.02%) IPsec
11 30 (2.92%) VoIP
12 24 (2.33%) OSPF
12 24 (2.33%) RTP
13 23 (2.24%) BGP
13 23 (2.24%) Wireshark
14 21 (2.04%) LAN
15 19 (1.85%) Network Security
16 14 (1.36%) SNMP
17 13 (1.26%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (22.76%) MySQL
2 107 (10.41%) PostgreSQL
3 101 (9.82%) SQL Server
4 53 (5.16%) Big Data
5 44 (4.28%) MongoDB
6 40 (3.89%) Redis
7 39 (3.79%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.63%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.46%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.26%) InfluxDB
12 13 (1.26%) Neo4j
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (0.97%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.88%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (0.29%) CorVu
17 3 (0.29%) HBase
Development Applications
1 167 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.13%) Jenkins
3 57 (5.54%) Subversion
4 32 (3.11%) JIRA
5 16 (1.56%) LINQPad
6 13 (1.26%) GitLab
7 8 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.68%) PHPUnit
8 7 (0.68%) Selenium
9 6 (0.58%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.49%) Redmine
11 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.39%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.39%) JUnit
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.39%) Sublime Text
11 4 (0.39%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.39%) Toad
11 4 (0.39%) Travis CI
12 3 (0.29%) Capybara
General
1 86 (8.37%) Telecoms
2 71 (6.91%) Finance
3 33 (3.21%) Marketing
4 31 (3.02%) Electronics
5 30 (2.92%) Retail
6 29 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.24%) Banking
8 19 (1.85%) Automotive
9 14 (1.36%) Games
10 8 (0.78%) French Language
11 6 (0.58%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.58%) Law
12 5 (0.49%) Advertising
12 5 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Back Office
13 3 (0.29%) International Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Military
15 1 (0.097%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 326 (31.71%) Developer
2 141 (13.72%) PHP Developer
3 135 (13.13%) Software Engineer
4 114 (11.09%) Linux Engineer
5 89 (8.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 84 (8.17%) Software Developer
7 76 (7.39%) Graduate
8 65 (6.32%) Support Engineer
9 56 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
10 48 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 48 (4.67%) Analyst
10 48 (4.67%) Embedded Engineer
11 46 (4.47%) Senior Developer
12 45 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
13 44 (4.28%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 43 (4.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 42 (4.09%) Junior
16 41 (3.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 37 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 37 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (23.35%) HTML
2 230 (22.37%) CSS
3 124 (12.06%) jQuery
4 117 (11.38%) LAMP
5 90 (8.75%) Web Services
6 70 (6.81%) Ajax
7 68 (6.61%) HTML5
8 62 (6.03%) SOAP
9 49 (4.77%) Node.js
9 49 (4.77%) XML
10 38 (3.70%) REST
11 36 (3.50%) AngularJS
11 36 (3.50%) Ruby on Rails
12 33 (3.21%) Yii
13 32 (3.11%) JSON
14 31 (3.02%) Sass
15 29 (2.82%) React
15 29 (2.82%) Symfony
15 29 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (2.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 59 (5.74%) Mobile App
4 29 (2.82%) User Experience
5 28 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.43%) Replication
7 22 (2.14%) Clustering
8 21 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (1.46%) Fintech
11 14 (1.36%) Cloud Native
12 13 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.17%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.17%) Private Cloud
14 11 (1.07%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.97%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 407 (39.59%) Windows
2 147 (14.30%) Unix
3 126 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 122 (11.87%) Windows Server
5 117 (11.38%) CentOS
6 45 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
8 26 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 26 (2.53%) Windows 10
9 19 (1.85%) Windows 7
10 18 (1.75%) AIX
11 11 (1.07%) Debian
12 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.88%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.68%) Solaris
14 7 (0.68%) SUSE
15 6 (0.58%) Fedora
15 6 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (23.83%) Software Engineering
3 148 (14.40%) OOP
4 122 (11.87%) DevOps
4 122 (11.87%) Web Development
5 116 (11.28%) MVC
6 112 (10.89%) OO
7 109 (10.60%) ITIL
8 83 (8.07%) Open Source
9 74 (7.20%) TDD
10 69 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (6.61%) Configuration Management
12 63 (6.13%) Scrum
13 56 (5.45%) E-Commerce
14 54 (5.25%) Microservices
15 49 (4.77%) Unit Testing
16 48 (4.67%) High Availability
17 42 (4.09%) Front End Development
18 40 (3.89%) Continuous Delivery
18 40 (3.89%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 272 (26.46%) JavaScript
2 262 (25.49%) SQL
3 213 (20.72%) Python
4 196 (19.07%) Java
5 183 (17.80%) PHP
6 162 (15.76%) C++
7 146 (14.20%) C
8 145 (14.11%) Ruby
9 144 (14.01%) Bash Shell
10 101 (9.82%) C#
11 91 (8.85%) Perl
12 74 (7.20%) PowerShell
13 59 (5.74%) Go
14 42 (4.09%) PHP 7
15 33 (3.21%) Embedded C
16 32 (3.11%) Embedded C++
17 29 (2.82%) PHP 5
18 22 (2.14%) Lua
19 21 (2.04%) Objective-C
20 18 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 156 (15.18%) Degree
2 82 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 76 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (7.20%) RHCE
5 70 (6.81%) CCNA
6 64 (6.23%) SC Cleared
7 46 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
8 34 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (3.11%) RHCSA
10 29 (2.82%) CISSP
11 26 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (1.85%) CISM
13 17 (1.65%) MCSE
14 15 (1.46%) CCNP
15 13 (1.26%) DV Cleared
16 11 (1.07%) MCP
17 9 (0.88%) MCSA
18 8 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (0.78%) PhD
19 5 (0.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (3.89%) SLA
3 33 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (1.17%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.88%) QA
7 3 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.29%) GDPR
7 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) GCP
8 2 (0.19%) RMADS
9 1 (0.097%) JSP 440
System Software
1 117 (11.38%) Docker
2 99 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (7.49%) Active Directory
4 35 (3.40%) vSphere
5 34 (3.31%) Hyper-V
6 24 (2.33%) vCloud
7 22 (2.14%) Kamailio
8 18 (1.75%) Xen
9 16 (1.56%) KVM
10 12 (1.17%) NFS
10 12 (1.17%) VMware NSX
11 10 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (0.58%) oVirt
13 6 (0.58%) pfSense
13 6 (0.58%) Samba
13 6 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.29%) HDFS
15 3 (0.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 122 (11.87%) Puppet
2 96 (9.34%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (6.13%) Ansible
4 60 (5.84%) Terraform
5 35 (3.40%) Grafana
5 35 (3.40%) Kubernetes
6 32 (3.11%) Kibana
7 25 (2.43%) Packer
8 16 (1.56%) StatsD
9 14 (1.36%) vCenter Server
9 14 (1.36%) WSUS
10 11 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
11 8 (0.78%) logstash
12 6 (0.58%) Bacula
12 6 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 5 (0.49%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.49%) vRealize
14 4 (0.39%) Cobbler
14 4 (0.39%) Nagios
14 4 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 184 (17.90%) VMware
2 173 (16.83%) Red Hat
3 138 (13.42%) Microsoft
4 80 (7.78%) Zend
5 67 (6.52%) Oracle
6 56 (5.45%) Cisco
7 37 (3.60%) HP
8 25 (2.43%) New Relic
9 21 (2.04%) IBM
10 20 (1.95%) Dell
11 19 (1.85%) SAP
12 17 (1.65%) Juniper
13 16 (1.56%) NetApp
14 15 (1.46%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.17%) LANDesk
16 11 (1.07%) SaltStack
17 10 (0.97%) Sony
17 10 (0.97%) Twitter
18 9 (0.88%) Apple
18 9 (0.88%) Symantec