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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 19.78% - 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 11
Average salary £40,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
36 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 39.56% 16.67% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 18
Average salary £40,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.35% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chertsey

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (82.61%) UNIX
2 12 (52.17%) AIX
2 12 (52.17%) Solaris
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 12 (52.17%) Firmware
3 11 (47.83%) HP
3 11 (47.83%) EMC
3 11 (47.83%) HPUX
3 11 (47.83%) HP Data Protector
4 10 (43.48%) Project Management
4 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (43.48%) CMDB
4 10 (43.48%) Problem Management
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) SLA
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Apache
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Grid Computing
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Ethereal
3 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
3 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 11 (47.83%) Operations Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Firmware
2 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 10 (43.48%) CMDB
3 5 (21.74%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) UNIX
2 12 (52.17%) AIX
2 12 (52.17%) Solaris
3 11 (47.83%) HPUX
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Problem Management
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 11 (47.83%) HP
2 11 (47.83%) EMC
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Websense
4 3 (13.04%) Clearswift
4 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
4 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
4 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
4 3 (13.04%) F5