The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 5.59% 11.51% 15.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 43.24% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 24
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,750 £58,500
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 Poole with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Poole
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 24 37 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 16.78% 26.62% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 50
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Poole 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 Poole

Linux
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Linux in Poole

Linux
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Poole over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Poole

For the 6 months to 27 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 Poole region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (63.16%) C++
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) OOP
3 7 (36.84%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) C
6 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (15.79%) Linux Kernel Development
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.79%) Qt
8 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Firewall
8 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (10.53%) AIX
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) CSS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) VLAN
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Qt
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) OOP
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Kernel Development
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) ArchiMate
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) C
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Ganglia
2 1 (5.26%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Draytek
1 2 (10.53%) Juniper
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago