The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chertsey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 12.94% 10.00% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 29.73% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chertsey region.

Operating Systems Category
Chertsey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 60.00% 33.64% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Chertsey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

Linux
Salary Trend in Chertsey

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chertsey

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chertsey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Chertsey region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chertsey

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chertsey region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 9 (69.23%) UNIX
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
5 8 (61.54%) F5
5 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
6 7 (53.85%) HSRP
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (53.85%) Juniper
6 7 (53.85%) CCIE
6 7 (53.85%) CCNP
6 7 (53.85%) CSS
6 7 (53.85%) Electronics
6 7 (53.85%) OSPF
6 7 (53.85%) BGP
6 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
6 7 (53.85%) VRRP
6 7 (53.85%) Radware
6 7 (53.85%) Network Design
6 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Chertsey region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) HSRP
3 7 (53.85%) OSPF
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
3 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
3 7 (53.85%) VRRP
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Fedora
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Network Design
1 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCIE
1 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) Radware
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Kaspersky
7 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) IBM
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) Siebel
8 1 (7.69%) EMC