Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 16 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 835 714 1,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.81% 12.14% 15.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.80% 43.06% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 692 628 988
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,925
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,711 1,658 2,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.24% 28.18% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,388 1,462 2,319
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,133 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.87% +1.52% +3.75%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -1 213 £43,500 -13.00% 20
Southampton +7 143 £41,000 +15.13% 24
Farnborough +7 133 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Fareham +1 77 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Portsmouth -4 53 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Romsey -3 43 £31,500 +26.00% 5
Winchester +19 30 £40,000 -27.27% 7
Fleet -14 27 £52,500 +7.14% 2
Eastleigh +3 13 £53,750 +34.38% 2
Southsea +1 7 £20,000 -50.00%
Aldershot -6 7 £26,250 -58.00%
Andover -10 6 £28,250 -13.08% 1
Hook -14 5 £43,000 +32.31%
Havant -14 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Lyndhurst - 2 £35,000 -
Fordingbridge - 2 £37,500 -
Bordon - 1 £40,000 -
Tadley - 1 - -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 334 (40.00%) Windows
2 255 (30.54%) Python
3 240 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (23.11%) SQL
5 188 (22.51%) Software Engineering
6 177 (21.20%) Java
7 172 (20.60%) Degree
8 171 (20.48%) JavaScript
9 159 (19.04%) Unix
10 146 (17.49%) DevOps
11 138 (16.53%) Microsoft
12 135 (16.17%) VMware
13 134 (16.05%) MySQL
14 133 (15.93%) C
15 131 (15.69%) Git (software)
16 130 (15.57%) C++
17 128 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
18 120 (14.37%) Bash Shell
18 120 (14.37%) HTML
18 120 (14.37%) CSS
18 120 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
19 113 (13.53%) Puppet
20 112 (13.41%) Security Cleared
21 101 (12.10%) Docker
22 100 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 99 (11.86%) Oracle
23 99 (11.86%) ITIL
24 98 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
25 97 (11.62%) Jenkins
25 97 (11.62%) PHP

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 85 (10.18%) Apache
2 54 (6.47%) JBoss
3 43 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 34 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (3.71%) OpenStack
6 26 (3.11%) WebLogic
7 25 (2.99%) Confluence
7 25 (2.99%) IIS
8 16 (1.92%) Apache Spark
9 10 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 9 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
10 9 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.84%) nginx
12 7 (0.84%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.72%) CMS
14 5 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 128 (15.33%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (11.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.43%) SaaS
4 28 (3.35%) PaaS
5 27 (3.23%) IaaS
6 26 (3.11%) Office 365
7 20 (2.40%) GitHub
7 20 (2.40%) npm
8 11 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (1.20%) OpenShift
9 10 (1.20%) Serverless
10 6 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.24%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 77 (9.22%) Firewall
2 52 (6.23%) Network Security
3 47 (5.63%) DNS
4 38 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 31 (3.71%) HTTP
6 28 (3.35%) DHCP
7 24 (2.87%) SAN
8 23 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (2.75%) WAN
9 20 (2.40%) VLAN
9 20 (2.40%) VPN
10 18 (2.16%) Internet
11 17 (2.04%) VoIP
12 15 (1.80%) LAN
13 14 (1.68%) Wireless
14 13 (1.56%) IPv4
14 13 (1.56%) SSL
14 13 (1.56%) Wireshark
15 12 (1.44%) BIG-IP
15 12 (1.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (16.05%) MySQL
2 83 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 47 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 22 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.51%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.80%) Big Data
7 15 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.20%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.96%) DB2
12 8 (0.96%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 131 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 97 (11.62%) Jenkins
3 55 (6.59%) Subversion
4 49 (5.87%) JIRA
5 28 (3.35%) Maven
5 28 (3.35%) Selenium
6 27 (3.23%) gulp
7 25 (2.99%) Vagrant
8 23 (2.75%) Cucumber
8 23 (2.75%) SoapUI
9 20 (2.40%) Bower
9 20 (2.40%) Mocha
10 12 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (1.32%) Bitbucket
11 11 (1.32%) JMeter
11 11 (1.32%) LoadUI
12 10 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 78 (9.34%) Finance
2 46 (5.51%) Retail
3 27 (3.23%) Banking
4 25 (2.99%) Automotive
5 22 (2.63%) Electronics
6 20 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.56%) Games
8 12 (1.44%) Marketing
9 7 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 2 (0.24%) Law
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (21.68%) Developer
2 106 (12.69%) Software Engineer
3 97 (11.62%) Linux Engineer
4 72 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 59 (7.07%) Senior Developer
6 55 (6.59%) Support Engineer
7 53 (6.35%) Administrator
8 46 (5.51%) Software Developer
9 42 (5.03%) Embedded Engineer
10 41 (4.91%) Analyst
11 39 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
12 33 (3.95%) Graduate
12 33 (3.95%) PHP Developer
12 33 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
12 33 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
13 26 (3.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 26 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
13 26 (3.11%) Support Analyst
14 25 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (14.37%) CSS
1 120 (14.37%) HTML
2 90 (10.78%) AngularJS
3 84 (10.06%) Web Services
4 80 (9.58%) jQuery
5 61 (7.31%) SOAP
6 55 (6.59%) HTML5
7 46 (5.51%) LAMP
8 44 (5.27%) .NET
9 39 (4.67%) Node.js
10 38 (4.55%) Middleware
10 38 (4.55%) REST
11 35 (4.19%) React
12 31 (3.71%) LDAP
13 27 (3.23%) Spring
13 27 (3.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 22 (2.63%) CSS3
14 22 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
15 20 (2.40%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
15 20 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.54%) Computer Science
2 68 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.39%) Linux Command Line
4 38 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (4.31%) Device Driver
6 33 (3.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 32 (3.83%) Clustering
8 30 (3.59%) User Experience
9 29 (3.47%) Public Cloud
10 28 (3.35%) Algorithms
11 27 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (3.11%) Data Centre
13 21 (2.51%) Replication
14 18 (2.16%) Management Information System
14 18 (2.16%) Mobile App
15 12 (1.44%) Contactless
15 12 (1.44%) EMV
16 11 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (1.32%) Verilog
16 11 (1.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 334 (40.00%) Windows
2 159 (19.04%) Unix
3 100 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 95 (11.38%) Windows Server
5 55 (6.59%) Embedded Linux
6 45 (5.39%) Ubuntu
7 40 (4.79%) CentOS
8 38 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 31 (3.71%) Solaris
10 22 (2.63%) Android
11 17 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (1.68%) Debian
14 13 (1.56%) Windows 10
15 9 (1.08%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.60%) VMS
17 4 (0.48%) AIX
18 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (22.51%) Software Engineering
3 146 (17.49%) DevOps
4 120 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
5 99 (11.86%) ITIL
6 71 (8.50%) Scrum
7 68 (8.14%) Web Development
8 67 (8.02%) TDD
9 66 (7.90%) Open Source
10 62 (7.43%) Test Automation
11 60 (7.19%) Mentoring
12 52 (6.23%) Configuration Management
13 49 (5.87%) OO
13 49 (5.87%) OOP
14 48 (5.75%) Customer Requirements
15 43 (5.15%) MVC
16 42 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (4.79%) Information Security
17 40 (4.79%) Mathematics
18 34 (4.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 255 (30.54%) Python
2 193 (23.11%) SQL
3 177 (21.20%) Java
4 171 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 133 (15.93%) C
6 130 (15.57%) C++
7 120 (14.37%) Bash Shell
8 97 (11.62%) PHP
9 84 (10.06%) Ruby
10 79 (9.46%) Perl
11 74 (8.86%) PowerShell
12 56 (6.71%) C#
13 27 (3.23%) Embedded C
14 26 (3.11%) Embedded C++
15 22 (2.63%) ES6
16 16 (1.92%) Go
17 15 (1.80%) T-SQL
18 14 (1.68%) TypeScript
19 13 (1.56%) Shell Script
20 12 (1.44%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 172 (20.60%) Degree
2 112 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 52 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (6.23%) DV Cleared
4 50 (5.99%) SC Cleared
5 42 (5.03%) RHCE
6 41 (4.91%) CCNA
7 35 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (2.87%) RHCSA
9 13 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (1.08%) GIAC
11 9 (1.08%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.84%) CCNP
13 7 (0.84%) GCIH
14 5 (0.60%) CISSP
14 5 (0.60%) ISEB
14 5 (0.60%) MCSE
14 5 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.71%) SLA
2 26 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.80%) QA
5 10 (1.20%) GDPR
6 8 (0.96%) PSD2
7 6 (0.72%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 101 (12.10%) Docker
2 86 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (6.95%) Active Directory
4 44 (5.27%) vSphere
5 30 (3.59%) Firmware
6 26 (3.11%) vCloud
7 19 (2.28%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.44%) VMware NSX
9 8 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.84%) Kamailio
11 4 (0.48%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.48%) Xen
12 3 (0.36%) Postfix
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.12%) NFS
14 1 (0.12%) XenApp
14 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 113 (13.53%) Puppet
2 94 (11.26%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (11.14%) Ansible
4 56 (6.71%) Kubernetes
5 37 (4.43%) Terraform
6 16 (1.92%) Nessus
7 14 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 11 (1.32%) Perfmon
10 10 (1.20%) Nagios
11 9 (1.08%) Kibana
12 8 (0.96%) WSUS
13 7 (0.84%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (0.84%) vCenter Server
14 6 (0.72%) Salt
14 6 (0.72%) SCOM
14 6 (0.72%) StatsD
15 5 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 138 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 135 (16.17%) VMware
3 99 (11.86%) Oracle
4 85 (10.18%) Red Hat
5 43 (5.15%) Cisco
6 33 (3.95%) Ivanti
7 19 (2.28%) Atlassian
7 19 (2.28%) CheckPoint
8 18 (2.16%) Apple
9 16 (1.92%) PayPal
10 13 (1.56%) Citrix
10 13 (1.56%) Google
10 13 (1.56%) Zend
11 12 (1.44%) Shavlik
12 11 (1.32%) Altera
12 11 (1.32%) Xilinx
13 9 (1.08%) Symantec
14 8 (0.96%) HP
14 8 (0.96%) TOWER Software
15 7 (0.84%) CommVault