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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 10.94% 6.49% 17.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% 12.82% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 19
Average salary £50,000 £22,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -48.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 35.94% 50.65% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 68
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -45.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (88.89%) WAN
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) VLAN
2 15 (83.33%) F5
2 15 (83.33%) VoIP
2 15 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 15 (83.33%) MPLS
2 15 (83.33%) OSPF
2 15 (83.33%) BGP
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) CCSP
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
2 15 (83.33%) CCIP
2 15 (83.33%) CCNA
2 15 (83.33%) CCDA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (5.56%) MS Office
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco IOS
2 15 (83.33%) VLAN
2 15 (83.33%) VoIP
2 15 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 15 (83.33%) MPLS
2 15 (83.33%) OSPF
2 15 (83.33%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) DSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Operations Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Network Operations Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) DBA
2 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (5.56%) Administrator
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
2 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (83.33%) CCSP
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) CCIP
1 15 (83.33%) CCNA
1 15 (83.33%) CCDA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) F5
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix