The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 19 6 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.73% 24.42% 8.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.58% 50.40% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 26
Median salary £46,250 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.05% -25.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 125 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 23.03% 48.45% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 120 92
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Linux in Portsmouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Portsmouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (32.53%) MySQL
2 22 (26.51%) Puppet
3 20 (24.10%) nginx
3 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (24.10%) Windows
4 17 (20.48%) DevOps
5 16 (19.28%) SLA
5 16 (19.28%) VMware
6 15 (18.07%) Unix
6 15 (18.07%) Oracle
6 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
6 15 (18.07%) Ruby
6 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
7 14 (16.87%) Apache Solr
7 14 (16.87%) logstash
7 14 (16.87%) Galera Cluster
8 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
9 12 (14.46%) Ubuntu
10 11 (13.25%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (13.25%) Clustering
10 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
11 10 (12.05%) Finance
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.05%) Red Hat
11 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
11 10 (12.05%) CFEngine
11 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (10.84%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 20 (24.10%) nginx
2 14 (16.87%) Apache Solr
3 11 (13.25%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.41%) GIMP
3 2 (2.41%) Inkscape
3 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) Datadog
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) G Suite
3 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) VoIP
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (1.20%) NAS
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) PeopleTools
2 2 (2.41%) Sublime Text
3 1 (1.20%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Electronics
2 1 (1.20%) Front Office
2 1 (1.20%) Local Government
2 1 (1.20%) Military
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.25%) Head of Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Break Fix Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Hardware Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Head of DevOps
5 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Data Centre Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (8.43%) Linux Specialist
6 7 (8.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (7.23%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) Phusion Passenger
2 6 (7.23%) CSS
2 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 6 (7.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) LAMP
4 2 (2.41%) Qt
4 2 (2.41%) SVG
5 1 (1.20%) Angular 2
5 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.20%) Celery
5 1 (1.20%) Flask
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) OGRE
5 1 (1.20%) Symfony
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.25%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.41%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.20%) Robotics
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) Unix
3 12 (14.46%) Ubuntu
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
5 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.84%) AIX
7 5 (6.02%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.20%) Android
11 1 (1.20%) CentOS
11 1 (1.20%) Debian
11 1 (1.20%) HPUX
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.20%) Solaris
11 1 (1.20%) SUSE
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) DevOps
2 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.05%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.84%) Open Source
5 7 (8.43%) ITIL
5 7 (8.43%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.23%) Migration
7 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.82%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.82%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.61%) CRM
8 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.61%) Presales
9 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.41%) OO
9 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) Ruby
2 8 (9.64%) C
2 8 (9.64%) C++
3 6 (7.23%) Embedded C
4 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.02%) Embedded C++
4 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.82%) Java
5 4 (4.82%) Python
5 4 (4.82%) SQR
6 3 (3.61%) Perl
6 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.41%) SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) Degree
4 4 (4.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
2 5 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) Ceph
4 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.20%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) Firmware
5 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) Puppet
2 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (16.87%) Galera Cluster
3 14 (16.87%) logstash
4 10 (12.05%) CFEngine
5 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (8.43%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.82%) Data Guard
7 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (4.82%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) VMware
2 15 (18.07%) Oracle
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.84%) IBM
4 9 (10.84%) Veritas
5 8 (9.64%) Dell
5 8 (9.64%) Sun
6 7 (8.43%) Percona
7 4 (4.82%) New Relic
7 4 (4.82%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (3.61%) HP
9 2 (2.41%) Adobe
9 2 (2.41%) Cisco
9 2 (2.41%) Google
10 1 (1.20%) Brocade
10 1 (1.20%) Citrix
10 1 (1.20%) Meraki
10 1 (1.20%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) Zend
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