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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 11.11% 15.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.00% 43.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
50 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 61.73% 36.63% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -21.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
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 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chertsey

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) UNIX
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 7 (53.85%) OSPF
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
4 7 (53.85%) VRRP
4 7 (53.85%) Radware
4 7 (53.85%) CCIE
4 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 7 (53.85%) Electronics
4 7 (53.85%) Network Design
4 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) HSRP
4 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) MS Office

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) HSRP
4 7 (53.85%) OSPF
4 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 7 (53.85%) EIGRP
4 7 (53.85%) VRRP
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) 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%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) RMADS
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Fedora
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
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 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCIE
1 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) Radware
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Kaspersky
6 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat