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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 339 586 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 11.29% 17.09% 13.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.70% 44.19% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 289 536 463
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 833 1326 1275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 27.74% 38.67% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 743 1236 1128
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 87 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Southampton -14 51 £39,000 +11.42% 10
Fareham 0 37 £35,000 +12.00% 6
Portsmouth -14 37 £45,000 +34.32% 6
Farnborough -10 35 £46,500 +3.33% 9
Fleet +7 14 £49,000 +117.77% 1
Hook +3 11 £32,500 -35.00%
Havant +7 8 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Romsey - 6 £22,500 - 1
Alton +7 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Aldershot -1 4 £46,250 +131.25% 2
Andover -9 4 £32,500 -25.28%
Southsea 0 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Winchester 0 2 £30,000 +25.00%
Eastleigh - 2 £40,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 300 (38.81%) Windows
2 251 (32.47%) MySQL
3 218 (28.20%) Unix
4 176 (22.77%) HTML
4 176 (22.77%) Java
4 176 (22.77%) JavaScript
5 174 (22.51%) VMware
6 173 (22.38%) PHP
7 162 (20.96%) Software Engineering
8 159 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
9 154 (19.92%) CSS
10 141 (18.24%) SQL
11 136 (17.59%) Apache
12 132 (17.08%) Perl
13 127 (16.43%) Microsoft
14 126 (16.30%) Git (software)
15 125 (16.17%) Degree
16 120 (15.52%) Finance
17 118 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 114 (14.75%) Python
19 113 (14.62%) C++
20 112 (14.49%) Security Cleared
21 110 (14.23%) Firewall
22 108 (13.97%) Red Hat
22 108 (13.97%) TCP/IP
23 105 (13.58%) LAMP
24 93 (12.03%) Data Centre
25 88 (11.38%) SC Cleared
25 88 (11.38%) Ruby
26 84 (10.87%) OOP

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
1 136 (17.59%) Apache
2 63 (8.15%) JBoss
3 54 (6.99%) Tomcat
4 46 (5.95%) nginx
5 28 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.72%) IIS
6 21 (2.72%) WebSphere
7 19 (2.46%) WordPress
8 18 (2.33%) CMS
8 18 (2.33%) MS Exchange
8 18 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (1.94%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.81%) Drupal
10 14 (1.81%) SharePoint
10 14 (1.81%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.91%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.40%) MS Office
3 13 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.39%) Simulink
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.26%) GIMP
7 2 (0.26%) Inkscape
8 1 (0.13%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.13%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.81%) Magento
2 12 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (1.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.36%) SaaS
3 24 (3.10%) Office 365
4 17 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.68%) GitHub
6 13 (1.68%) Google Analytics
6 13 (1.68%) PaaS
7 10 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.78%) Datadog
9 5 (0.65%) G Suite
10 3 (0.39%) IaaS
11 1 (0.13%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 110 (14.23%) Firewall
2 108 (13.97%) TCP/IP
3 75 (9.70%) DNS
4 45 (5.82%) SAN
4 45 (5.82%) SSL
5 44 (5.69%) Internet
6 42 (5.43%) DHCP
6 42 (5.43%) VoIP
6 42 (5.43%) VPN
7 39 (5.05%) LDAP
8 22 (2.85%) SMTP
8 22 (2.85%) Wireshark
9 21 (2.72%) WAN
10 20 (2.59%) HTTP
11 18 (2.33%) IMAP
11 18 (2.33%) IPsec
11 18 (2.33%) POP3
11 18 (2.33%) RTP
12 16 (2.07%) VLAN
13 12 (1.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (32.47%) MySQL
2 52 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 22 (2.85%) Big Data
3 22 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.65%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.39%) JasperReports
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 126 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 59 (7.63%) Subversion
3 52 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.46%) Cucumber
4 19 (2.46%) JIRA
4 19 (2.46%) Maven
4 19 (2.46%) Selenium
5 12 (1.55%) Ant
6 10 (1.29%) Gradle
6 10 (1.29%) Redmine
6 10 (1.29%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.03%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.65%) Sublime Text
9 5 (0.65%) Trac
10 4 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.52%) PeopleTools
10 4 (0.52%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 120 (15.52%) Finance
2 43 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.46%) Electronics
5 16 (2.07%) Retail
6 14 (1.81%) Games
7 12 (1.55%) Banking
8 11 (1.42%) Marketing
9 8 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.78%) Legal
10 6 (0.78%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 2 (0.26%) Front Office
11 2 (0.26%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 168 (21.73%) Developer
2 98 (12.68%) Software Engineer
3 85 (11.00%) Administrator
4 74 (9.57%) Linux Engineer
5 70 (9.06%) Systems Administrator
6 65 (8.41%) PHP Developer
7 51 (6.60%) Analyst
8 41 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 41 (5.30%) Linux Administrator
9 40 (5.17%) Support Engineer
10 35 (4.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 34 (4.40%) Senior Developer
12 31 (4.01%) Network Engineer
12 31 (4.01%) Web Developer
13 28 (3.62%) C++ Software Engineer
14 26 (3.36%) Architect
14 26 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 25 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (2.98%) Middleware Engineer
16 23 (2.98%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (22.77%) HTML
2 154 (19.92%) CSS
3 105 (13.58%) LAMP
4 79 (10.22%) Web Services
5 75 (9.70%) HTML5
6 64 (8.28%) jQuery
7 57 (7.37%) XML
8 54 (6.99%) SOAP
9 43 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 43 (5.56%) CSS3
9 43 (5.56%) Middleware
10 41 (5.30%) Ajax
11 32 (4.14%) REST
11 32 (4.14%) Symfony
12 28 (3.62%) J2EE
12 28 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (2.72%) CodeIgniter
13 21 (2.72%) Node.js
14 20 (2.59%) .NET
14 20 (2.59%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 64 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.98%) Clustering
6 21 (2.72%) Algorithms
7 19 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (1.81%) BBC
9 12 (1.55%) Life Science
9 12 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.29%) DataPower
10 10 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.29%) Replication
11 9 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (1.03%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.65%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.65%) iPad
13 5 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 300 (38.81%) Windows
2 218 (28.20%) Unix
3 80 (10.35%) Windows Server
4 79 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 61 (7.89%) CentOS
6 57 (7.37%) Ubuntu
7 35 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (3.75%) Solaris
9 27 (3.49%) AIX
10 26 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (2.07%) Android
12 15 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
13 14 (1.81%) Windows 10
14 13 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (1.42%) Windows 7
16 10 (1.29%) Debian
17 9 (1.16%) SUSE
18 8 (1.03%) Mac OS
19 7 (0.91%) Fedora
19 7 (0.91%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (20.96%) Software Engineering
2 159 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (10.87%) OOP
4 78 (10.09%) Scrum
5 75 (9.70%) Web Development
6 74 (9.57%) MVC
7 72 (9.31%) ITIL
8 70 (9.06%) DevOps
9 64 (8.28%) Configuration Management
9 64 (8.28%) Open Source
10 63 (8.15%) OO
11 54 (6.99%) Change Management
12 51 (6.60%) Project Management
13 44 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
14 43 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 43 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
15 41 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
16 40 (5.17%) B2B
16 40 (5.17%) Line Management
17 39 (5.05%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 176 (22.77%) Java
1 176 (22.77%) JavaScript
2 173 (22.38%) PHP
3 141 (18.24%) SQL
4 132 (17.08%) Perl
5 114 (14.75%) Python
6 113 (14.62%) C++
7 88 (11.38%) Ruby
8 81 (10.48%) C
9 47 (6.08%) Bash Shell
10 35 (4.53%) PHP 7
11 27 (3.49%) C#
12 24 (3.10%) PHP 5
13 22 (2.85%) Shell Script
14 19 (2.46%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.46%) XPath
15 17 (2.20%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.81%) Lua
17 10 (1.29%) Bourne shell
17 10 (1.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 125 (16.17%) Degree
2 112 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 88 (11.38%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.88%) CCNA
4 30 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.55%) ISEB
7 11 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (1.29%) CCNP
8 10 (1.29%) CISSP
8 10 (1.29%) MCSE
8 10 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.78%) CISA
9 6 (0.78%) CISM
9 6 (0.78%) GCIH
10 5 (0.65%) GIAC
11 4 (0.52%) GCIA
12 3 (0.39%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.53%) PCI DSS
2 30 (3.88%) SLA
3 21 (2.72%) QA
4 4 (0.52%) GCP
5 2 (0.26%) FISMA
5 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) COSO
6 1 (0.13%) PMO
6 1 (0.13%) SAS 70
System Software
1 118 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (10.35%) Active Directory
3 46 (5.95%) vSphere
4 34 (4.40%) Docker
5 23 (2.98%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.94%) vCloud
7 14 (1.81%) Kamailio
8 13 (1.68%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.65%) Firmware
10 5 (0.65%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.39%) Ceph
12 3 (0.39%) KVM
12 3 (0.39%) NFS
12 3 (0.39%) Samba
13 2 (0.26%) oVirt
13 2 (0.26%) Snort
13 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 72 (9.31%) Puppet
2 49 (6.34%) Red Hat Satellite
3 41 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (4.79%) Nagios
5 15 (1.94%) Galera Cluster
5 15 (1.94%) logstash
5 15 (1.94%) SELinux
6 13 (1.68%) Kubernetes
7 12 (1.55%) Capistrano
7 12 (1.55%) CFEngine
8 10 (1.29%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.29%) SCCM
9 9 (1.16%) Ansible
10 8 (1.03%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.03%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.91%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.78%) WSUS
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 174 (22.51%) VMware
2 127 (16.43%) Microsoft
3 108 (13.97%) Red Hat
4 73 (9.44%) Cisco
5 71 (9.18%) Oracle
6 49 (6.34%) Zend
7 30 (3.88%) Google
8 27 (3.49%) Juniper
9 26 (3.36%) IBM
10 20 (2.59%) CA
10 20 (2.59%) NetApp
11 15 (1.94%) Dell
12 14 (1.81%) HP
12 14 (1.81%) Sony
13 13 (1.68%) Citrix
13 13 (1.68%) Freshdesk
14 12 (1.55%) BT
14 12 (1.55%) LANDesk
15 11 (1.42%) Infoblox
15 11 (1.42%) SolarWinds
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago