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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 347 552 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 11.24% 16.23% 14.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.76% 43.77% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 299 510 494
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 831 1261 1275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.92% 37.08% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1162 1118
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -6 88 £50,000 +17.64% 17
Southampton -23 44 £35,222 -3.50% 11
Farnborough 0 43 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Portsmouth -7 42 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Fareham 0 39 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Fleet +11 17 £49,000 +117.77% 2
Havant +10 9 £45,000 +81.81% 5
Hook +5 8 £32,500 -
Romsey - 7 £25,000 - 3
Southsea 0 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Alton +5 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Andover -9 4 £32,500 +71.05% 1
Winchester 0 2 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Aldershot +1 1 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Eastleigh - 1 £40,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 286 (38.96%) Windows
2 239 (32.56%) MySQL
3 200 (27.25%) Unix
4 171 (23.30%) JavaScript
5 170 (23.16%) HTML
6 161 (21.93%) Java
6 161 (21.93%) Software Engineering
7 160 (21.80%) PHP
8 152 (20.71%) CSS
8 152 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
9 146 (19.89%) SQL
10 142 (19.35%) VMware
11 135 (18.39%) Degree
12 119 (16.21%) C++
13 118 (16.08%) Apache
14 117 (15.94%) Microsoft
15 114 (15.53%) Git (software)
16 112 (15.26%) Perl
17 105 (14.31%) Firewall
17 105 (14.31%) Finance
18 100 (13.62%) Python
19 98 (13.35%) Security Cleared
20 94 (12.81%) VMware Infrastructure
21 92 (12.53%) LAMP
22 86 (11.72%) TCP/IP
23 85 (11.58%) C
24 84 (11.44%) Red Hat
24 84 (11.44%) Ruby
25 79 (10.76%) OOP
26 78 (10.63%) Active Directory

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
1 118 (16.08%) Apache
2 46 (6.27%) JBoss
3 42 (5.72%) nginx
4 32 (4.36%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.86%) IIS
7 19 (2.59%) WordPress
8 18 (2.45%) CMS
8 18 (2.45%) MS Exchange
9 16 (2.18%) WebSphere
10 15 (2.04%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (1.91%) Drupal
11 14 (1.91%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.63%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.27%) GIMP
5 2 (0.27%) Inkscape
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.14%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.14%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.91%) Magento
2 12 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (1.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.68%) Office 365
3 25 (3.41%) SaaS
4 22 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.18%) GitHub
6 13 (1.77%) Google Analytics
7 12 (1.63%) PaaS
8 10 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.82%) Datadog
10 6 (0.82%) G Suite
11 4 (0.54%) Trello
12 2 (0.27%) IaaS
13 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 105 (14.31%) Firewall
2 86 (11.72%) TCP/IP
3 57 (7.77%) DNS
4 47 (6.40%) Internet
4 47 (6.40%) SAN
5 38 (5.18%) VPN
6 32 (4.36%) SSL
6 32 (4.36%) VoIP
7 31 (4.22%) DHCP
8 26 (3.54%) LDAP
9 19 (2.59%) Wireshark
10 18 (2.45%) HTTP
10 18 (2.45%) WAN
11 13 (1.77%) IPsec
11 13 (1.77%) VLAN
12 12 (1.63%) ATM
12 12 (1.63%) FTP
12 12 (1.63%) IP Telephony
13 11 (1.50%) Network Security
13 11 (1.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (32.56%) MySQL
2 54 (7.36%) SQL Server
3 20 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.32%) Big Data
4 17 (2.32%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.91%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.95%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.54%) HBase
11 4 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (0.54%) Parquet
12 3 (0.41%) DB2
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 114 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 60 (8.17%) Subversion
3 40 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.59%) Selenium
5 18 (2.45%) JIRA
6 17 (2.32%) Cucumber
7 14 (1.91%) Gradle
7 14 (1.91%) Maven
8 13 (1.77%) Redmine
9 10 (1.36%) Ant
9 10 (1.36%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.82%) NetBeans
11 6 (0.82%) PhpStorm
11 6 (0.82%) Sublime Text
12 5 (0.68%) Trac
13 4 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.54%) PeopleTools
13 4 (0.54%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (14.31%) Finance
2 39 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 26 (3.54%) Electronics
5 17 (2.32%) Retail
6 12 (1.63%) Marketing
7 11 (1.50%) Games
8 10 (1.36%) Banking
9 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.82%) Automotive
11 5 (0.68%) Legal
12 3 (0.41%) Front Office
12 3 (0.41%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 168 (22.89%) Developer
2 97 (13.22%) Software Engineer
3 79 (10.76%) Administrator
4 64 (8.72%) Systems Administrator
5 63 (8.58%) PHP Developer
6 60 (8.17%) Linux Engineer
7 48 (6.54%) Analyst
8 37 (5.04%) Support Engineer
9 34 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
10 32 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 32 (4.36%) Web Developer
11 29 (3.95%) Senior Developer
12 28 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
12 28 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 27 (3.68%) Network Engineer
14 26 (3.54%) C++ Software Engineer
14 26 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 23 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
16 22 (3.00%) DBA
16 22 (3.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (23.16%) HTML
2 152 (20.71%) CSS
3 92 (12.53%) LAMP
4 76 (10.35%) Web Services
5 70 (9.54%) HTML5
6 64 (8.72%) jQuery
7 55 (7.49%) XML
8 52 (7.08%) SOAP
9 43 (5.86%) Middleware
10 41 (5.59%) CSS3
11 39 (5.31%) AngularJS
11 39 (5.31%) REST
12 37 (5.04%) Ajax
13 31 (4.22%) Symfony
14 27 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (3.41%) J2EE
16 22 (3.00%) CakePHP
16 22 (3.00%) XHTML
17 21 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
18 19 (2.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.67%) Computer Science
2 70 (9.54%) Data Centre
3 44 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.72%) Clustering
8 14 (1.91%) BBC
8 14 (1.91%) Replication
9 12 (1.63%) Life Science
10 11 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.36%) DataPower
12 9 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
15 6 (0.82%) User Experience
15 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 286 (38.96%) Windows
2 200 (27.25%) Unix
3 77 (10.49%) Windows Server
4 63 (8.58%) Ubuntu
5 60 (8.17%) CentOS
6 51 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (3.81%) AIX
9 28 (3.81%) Solaris
10 19 (2.59%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (2.32%) Android
12 14 (1.91%) Windows 10
13 13 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.50%) Debian
14 11 (1.50%) Windows 7
15 8 (1.09%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.82%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.82%) SUSE
16 6 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (21.93%) Software Engineering
2 152 (20.71%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (10.76%) OOP
4 78 (10.63%) Web Development
5 74 (10.08%) MVC
6 65 (8.86%) OO
6 65 (8.86%) Scrum
7 64 (8.72%) DevOps
7 64 (8.72%) ITIL
8 59 (8.04%) Configuration Management
9 47 (6.40%) Open Source
10 45 (6.13%) E-Commerce
11 41 (5.59%) Mentoring
12 38 (5.18%) Information Security
13 37 (5.04%) Project Management
14 36 (4.90%) TDD
15 34 (4.63%) Change Management
16 33 (4.50%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.09%) Front End Development
17 30 (4.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 171 (23.30%) JavaScript
2 161 (21.93%) Java
3 160 (21.80%) PHP
4 146 (19.89%) SQL
5 119 (16.21%) C++
6 112 (15.26%) Perl
7 100 (13.62%) Python
8 85 (11.58%) C
9 84 (11.44%) Ruby
10 41 (5.59%) Bash Shell
11 35 (4.77%) PHP 7
12 32 (4.36%) C#
13 25 (3.41%) PHP 5
14 20 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.45%) PL/SQL
16 16 (2.18%) XPath
17 14 (1.91%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.63%) Embedded C
19 11 (1.50%) Embedded C++
19 11 (1.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 135 (18.39%) Degree
2 98 (13.35%) Security Cleared
3 73 (9.95%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.68%) CCNA
4 27 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.50%) CISSP
6 11 (1.50%) ISEB
7 10 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.36%) MCSE
7 10 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.95%) CISA
9 7 (0.95%) CISM
10 6 (0.82%) CCNP
10 6 (0.82%) GCIH
11 5 (0.68%) GIAC
12 4 (0.54%) GCIA
13 3 (0.41%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.36%) SLA
2 20 (2.72%) QA
3 13 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.41%) GCP
4 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) FISMA
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) COSO
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 94 (12.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (10.63%) Active Directory
3 42 (5.72%) vSphere
4 29 (3.95%) Docker
5 20 (2.72%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.91%) vCloud
7 11 (1.50%) Kamailio
7 11 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.68%) Firmware
9 5 (0.68%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.54%) HDFS
10 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.54%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.41%) Ceph
11 3 (0.41%) KVM
11 3 (0.41%) LXC
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.27%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 61 (8.31%) Puppet
2 47 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (3.54%) Red Hat Satellite
4 25 (3.41%) Nagios
5 15 (2.04%) Galera Cluster
5 15 (2.04%) logstash
6 13 (1.77%) Kubernetes
7 12 (1.63%) CFEngine
8 10 (1.36%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.36%) Capistrano
9 9 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (1.23%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.09%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.09%) SCCM
11 7 (0.95%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.95%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.95%) SELinux
11 7 (0.95%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.82%) Ansible
12 6 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (19.35%) VMware
2 117 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 84 (11.44%) Red Hat
4 73 (9.95%) Oracle
5 66 (8.99%) Cisco
6 53 (7.22%) Zend
7 27 (3.68%) IBM
8 26 (3.54%) Google
9 21 (2.86%) CA
10 20 (2.72%) Juniper
11 16 (2.18%) Citrix
12 15 (2.04%) Dell
13 14 (1.91%) Freshdesk
13 14 (1.91%) HP
13 14 (1.91%) Sony
14 12 (1.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 12 (1.63%) Infoblox
14 12 (1.63%) Remedy
15 10 (1.36%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.36%) SolarWinds
Romsey, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cobalt Telephone Technologies
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus flexi-time, work from home etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexi-time, 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cobalt Telephone Technologies
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago