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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 0 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 7.00% - 23.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.91% - 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 28
Average salary £35,000 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £45,000
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 Dorking region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 44.00% 54.90% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 60
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) Novell
4 6 (46.15%) GroupWise
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Clustering
6 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Symantec
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) GroupWise
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Security Management
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CEH
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
4 1 (7.69%) CCSP
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
4 2 (15.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Novell
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) CommVault
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Kaspersky
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 2 (15.38%) Acronis
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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