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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 2 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 27.27% - 14.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.00% - 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 13
Average salary £44,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £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
10 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 30.30% 14.89% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 15
Average salary £44,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.56% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £19,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (72.00%) UNIX
2 11 (44.00%) AIX
2 11 (44.00%) Solaris
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (44.00%) Firmware
3 10 (40.00%) HP
3 10 (40.00%) EMC
3 10 (40.00%) HPUX
3 10 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (36.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (36.00%) CMDB
4 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
7 6 (24.00%) SSL
7 6 (24.00%) HTTP
7 6 (24.00%) SNMP
7 6 (24.00%) Websense
7 6 (24.00%) Clearswift
7 6 (24.00%) Apache
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) IIS
7 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
7 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (24.00%) Apache
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) SNMP
2 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Ethereal
2 6 (24.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
2 10 (40.00%) Operations Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (36.00%) CMDB
2 4 (16.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) UNIX
2 11 (44.00%) AIX
2 11 (44.00%) Solaris
3 10 (40.00%) HPUX
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) Line Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) OOD
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) HP
2 10 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (24.00%) Websense
3 6 (24.00%) Clearswift
3 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (24.00%) WatchGuard
3 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
3 6 (24.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle