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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 7.81% - 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.54% - 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
57 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 44.53% 38.10% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 27
Average salary £21,000 £26,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £50,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) CCNA
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 13 (65.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) CCDA
3 13 (65.00%) VoIP
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) BGP
3 13 (65.00%) CCSP
3 13 (65.00%) CCNP
3 13 (65.00%) CCIP
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) VLAN
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (65.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) CakePHP
4 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) VoIP
1 13 (65.00%) WAN
1 13 (65.00%) MPLS
1 13 (65.00%) OSPF
1 13 (65.00%) BGP
1 13 (65.00%) VLAN
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Operations Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) JSON
1 3 (15.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) Symfony
3 1 (5.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) SIEM
2 2 (10.00%) OOP
2 2 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNA
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCDA
2 13 (65.00%) CCSP
2 13 (65.00%) CCNP
2 13 (65.00%) CCIP
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) GIAC
3 2 (10.00%) CEH
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) F5
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) McAfee
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Facebook