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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 6.67% 14.29% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 53.33% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -28.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
22 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chertsey 48.89% 26.79% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,250 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chertsey

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Fedora
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) F5
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) HSRP
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) HSRP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) VRRP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) L2TP
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Fedora
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Radware
5 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) VMware