The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 15.63% 8.51% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.48% 18.18% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Average salary £38,250 £28,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.60% -34.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
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 Dorking region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 35.94% 46.81% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 42
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -45.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

Linux
Salary Trend in Dorking

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dorking

Linux
Salary Histogram in Dorking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorking region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorking 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 (95.00%) VMware
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) Data Centre
3 15 (75.00%) WAN
4 14 (70.00%) VoIP
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 14 (70.00%) CCSP
4 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 14 (70.00%) CCIP
4 14 (70.00%) CCNA
4 14 (70.00%) CCDA
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (70.00%) MPLS
4 14 (70.00%) OSPF
4 14 (70.00%) BGP
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (70.00%) VLAN
4 14 (70.00%) Spanning Tree
4 14 (70.00%) F5
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Change Control
7 4 (20.00%) Dell Compellent

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorking 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 14 (70.00%) MPLS
2 14 (70.00%) OSPF
2 14 (70.00%) BGP
2 14 (70.00%) VLAN
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
2 14 (70.00%) VoIP
2 14 (70.00%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) NAS
4 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) DSL
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Operations Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CCSP
1 14 (70.00%) CCNP
1 14 (70.00%) CCIP
1 14 (70.00%) CCNA
1 14 (70.00%) CCDA
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (15.00%) Opsview
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (15.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Sybase
7 1 (5.00%) Acronis
7 1 (5.00%) AppSense
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat