Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 863 1,096 1,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.40% 16.03% 16.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.56% 49.19% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 718 987 940
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 1,777 2,228 2,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.60% 32.59% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,416 1,995 1,854
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +1.27%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,125 £65,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.66%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 -11 208 £45,000 -10.00% 23
Southampton +9 191 £46,500 +20.78% 20
Farnborough +4 148 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Fareham -8 79 £40,000 +23.08% 11
Portsmouth -8 56 £42,500 +8.97% 6
Romsey -1 34 £40,000 +50.94% 2
Fleet -9 25 £50,000 - 2
Eastleigh -2 19 £46,500 +69.09%
Winchester +6 18 £35,000 -35.19% 1
Andover +20 6 £34,250 -
Tadley - 6 £24,000 -
Lymington - 6 £20,000 -
Petersfield - 6 £34,500 - 1
Havant +4 5 £32,500 +75.68%
Hook -10 4 £36,000 -16.28% 5
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 331 (38.35%) Windows
2 230 (26.65%) Python
3 226 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (24.57%) Software Engineering
5 195 (22.60%) MySQL
6 189 (21.90%) JavaScript
7 176 (20.39%) C++
8 172 (19.93%) SQL
9 171 (19.81%) Java
10 158 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
11 141 (16.34%) CSS
12 140 (16.22%) Degree
12 140 (16.22%) Git (software)
13 136 (15.76%) DevOps
14 130 (15.06%) C
15 129 (14.95%) HTML
16 124 (14.37%) Docker
17 122 (14.14%) VMware
18 121 (14.02%) Jenkins
19 120 (13.90%) Ansible
20 117 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
21 109 (12.63%) PHP
22 107 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
23 105 (12.17%) Security Cleared
24 99 (11.47%) Bash Shell
24 99 (11.47%) AngularJS
24 99 (11.47%) Oracle
25 98 (11.36%) Kubernetes
26 96 (11.12%) Unix
27 92 (10.66%) Microsoft

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 73 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (8.11%) Apache
3 41 (4.75%) JBoss
4 26 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 23 (2.67%) Confluence
6 20 (2.32%) IIS
6 20 (2.32%) WebLogic
7 18 (2.09%) nginx
8 12 (1.39%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.27%) CMS
9 11 (1.27%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.93%) NetWeaver
12 6 (0.70%) Drupal
12 6 (0.70%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.58%) GemFire
13 5 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.58%) WordPress
14 3 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.23%) Inkscape
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) InDesign
5 1 (0.12%) InVision
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.46%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 3 (0.35%) Magento
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 158 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (5.56%) SaaS
4 31 (3.59%) GitHub
5 20 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.85%) IaaS
7 15 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (1.62%) PaaS
9 12 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (1.16%) Office 365
11 9 (1.04%) AWS CodePipeline
11 9 (1.04%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.93%) Datadog
12 8 (0.93%) npm
13 6 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.46%) G Suite
15 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.35%) Serverless
16 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.23%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.43%) Firewall
2 80 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 49 (5.68%) VPN
4 47 (5.45%) VLAN
5 46 (5.33%) Network Security
6 37 (4.29%) WAN
7 35 (4.06%) LAN
8 33 (3.82%) DNS
8 33 (3.82%) Internet
9 32 (3.71%) VoIP
10 28 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (2.55%) SAN
12 20 (2.32%) Wireshark
13 18 (2.09%) Wireless
14 14 (1.62%) BGP
14 14 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (1.62%) DHCP
14 14 (1.62%) OSPF
15 13 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (1.51%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (22.60%) MySQL
2 72 (8.34%) SQL Server
3 62 (7.18%) NoSQL
4 48 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 37 (4.29%) Redis
6 27 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.01%) Big Data
8 23 (2.67%) MariaDB
9 22 (2.55%) Neo4j
9 22 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (2.43%) Oracle Database
11 18 (2.09%) DB2
12 17 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.62%) Couchbase
13 14 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.51%) Geospatial Data
15 12 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.27%) Hadoop
17 10 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
18 9 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 140 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 121 (14.02%) Jenkins
3 60 (6.95%) JIRA
4 56 (6.49%) Subversion
5 32 (3.71%) Maven
6 29 (3.36%) Selenium
6 29 (3.36%) Vagrant
7 24 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.20%) LabVIEW
9 17 (1.97%) GitLab
9 17 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
11 14 (1.62%) JUnit
12 13 (1.51%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.51%) Gerrit
13 12 (1.39%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.27%) SonarQube
15 10 (1.16%) Eclipse
15 10 (1.16%) IntelliJ
16 9 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 75 (8.69%) Finance
2 46 (5.33%) Retail
3 39 (4.52%) Electronics
4 30 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.43%) Marketing
6 20 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.09%) Games
8 15 (1.74%) Automotive
9 8 (0.93%) Banking
10 4 (0.46%) Advertising
10 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) Front Office
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (25.96%) Developer
2 139 (16.11%) Software Engineer
3 88 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 69 (8.00%) Administrator
5 59 (6.84%) Software Developer
6 57 (6.60%) Java Developer
6 57 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
7 56 (6.49%) PHP Developer
8 45 (5.21%) Python Engineer
9 44 (5.10%) Analyst
10 42 (4.87%) Systems Administrator
11 40 (4.63%) Embedded Engineer
11 40 (4.63%) Python Software Engineer
12 38 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
13 33 (3.82%) Graduate
14 29 (3.36%) Senior Developer
15 27 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
15 27 (3.13%) DBA
16 24 (2.78%) Applications Support
17 23 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (16.34%) CSS
2 129 (14.95%) HTML
3 99 (11.47%) AngularJS
4 76 (8.81%) RESTful
5 68 (7.88%) Vue.js
6 66 (7.65%) Web Services
7 63 (7.30%) jQuery
8 53 (6.14%) React
9 49 (5.68%) Middleware
9 49 (5.68%) Node.js
10 46 (5.33%) REST
11 45 (5.21%) HTML5
11 45 (5.21%) LAMP
12 42 (4.87%) .NET
12 42 (4.87%) SOAP
13 36 (4.17%) Laravel
14 33 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
15 32 (3.71%) Spring
16 24 (2.78%) Ajax
17 23 (2.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 39 (4.52%) Linux Command Line
4 32 (3.71%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.13%) Public Cloud
6 26 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (3.01%) Replication
7 24 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.32%) Data Centre
9 20 (2.32%) Device Driver
10 18 (2.09%) Security Operations Centre
11 16 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
12 14 (1.62%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 14 (1.62%) HACMP
13 12 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (1.27%) Industry 4.0
15 10 (1.16%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 9 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 331 (38.35%) Windows
2 96 (11.12%) Unix
3 62 (7.18%) Windows Server
4 54 (6.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (4.87%) Embedded Linux
6 31 (3.59%) Debian
6 31 (3.59%) Ubuntu
7 29 (3.36%) CentOS
8 24 (2.78%) AIX
9 23 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 21 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (2.32%) Android
13 18 (2.09%) Windows 10
14 16 (1.85%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.04%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.93%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.81%) Solaris
18 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
19 2 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (24.57%) Software Engineering
3 136 (15.76%) DevOps
4 117 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
5 89 (10.31%) ITIL
6 87 (10.08%) Open Source
7 85 (9.85%) MVC
8 84 (9.73%) OO
9 82 (9.50%) OOP
10 75 (8.69%) Computer Science
11 70 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
11 70 (8.11%) TDD
12 69 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 67 (7.76%) Scrum
14 62 (7.18%) Web Development
15 56 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
16 54 (6.26%) Mentoring
17 53 (6.14%) Continuous Delivery
18 47 (5.45%) Microservices
19 45 (5.21%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (26.65%) Python
2 189 (21.90%) JavaScript
3 176 (20.39%) C++
4 172 (19.93%) SQL
5 171 (19.81%) Java
6 130 (15.06%) C
7 109 (12.63%) PHP
8 99 (11.47%) Bash Shell
9 85 (9.85%) Ruby
10 67 (7.76%) C#
11 57 (6.60%) PowerShell
12 45 (5.21%) Perl
13 40 (4.63%) Shell Script
14 28 (3.24%) Go
15 21 (2.43%) Embedded C
16 20 (2.32%) PHP 5
16 20 (2.32%) PHP 7
17 18 (2.09%) Embedded C++
18 17 (1.97%) Korn
19 10 (1.16%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 140 (16.22%) Degree
2 105 (12.17%) Security Cleared
3 80 (9.27%) SC Cleared
4 44 (5.10%) DV Cleared
5 33 (3.82%) CISSP
6 31 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (3.01%) CISM
8 25 (2.90%) CCNA
9 24 (2.78%) SSCP
10 19 (2.20%) HNC
10 19 (2.20%) HND
11 18 (2.09%) RHCSA
12 16 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
13 14 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (1.39%) RHCE
14 12 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.16%) CCNP
16 9 (1.04%) JNCIE
16 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (3.13%) QA
3 25 (2.90%) SLA
4 23 (2.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 21 (2.43%) PCI DSS
6 17 (1.97%) GDPR
7 4 (0.46%) FISMA
7 4 (0.46%) JTAG
8 3 (0.35%) GPG13
9 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 124 (14.37%) Docker
2 66 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.33%) vSphere
4 39 (4.52%) Active Directory
5 22 (2.55%) VirtualBox
6 21 (2.43%) Hyper-V
7 17 (1.97%) Firmware
7 17 (1.97%) NFS
8 16 (1.85%) VMware NSX
9 14 (1.62%) vCloud
10 10 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.58%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.46%) GPFS
13 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.35%) KVM
14 3 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 120 (13.90%) Ansible
2 98 (11.36%) Kubernetes
3 87 (10.08%) Puppet
4 85 (9.85%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (2.55%) HAProxy
6 21 (2.43%) Nagios
6 21 (2.43%) Terraform
7 19 (2.20%) Kibana
7 19 (2.20%) logstash
8 18 (2.09%) Tivoli
9 17 (1.97%) Salt
10 14 (1.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (1.04%) Grafana
12 8 (0.93%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.70%) Suricata
14 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
15 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
15 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 122 (14.14%) VMware
2 99 (11.47%) Oracle
3 92 (10.66%) Microsoft
4 54 (6.26%) Red Hat
5 48 (5.56%) Cisco
6 33 (3.82%) Juniper
7 23 (2.67%) SAP
8 20 (2.32%) SolarWinds
9 18 (2.09%) IBM
10 16 (1.85%) F5
10 16 (1.85%) ServiceNow
11 15 (1.74%) Palo Alto
12 14 (1.62%) New Relic
12 14 (1.62%) Sitecore
13 12 (1.39%) Pega
13 12 (1.39%) Zend
14 11 (1.27%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.16%) Atlassian
15 10 (1.16%) Veritas
16 9 (1.04%) EMC