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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 20.00% 7.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.71% 17.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 0
Average salary £41,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
31 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 51.67% 46.08% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 26
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (94.44%) VMware
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 13 (72.22%) WAN
4 12 (66.67%) CCSP
4 12 (66.67%) CCNP
4 12 (66.67%) CCIP
4 12 (66.67%) CCNA
4 12 (66.67%) CCDA
4 12 (66.67%) VoIP
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (66.67%) VLAN
4 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (66.67%) MPLS
4 12 (66.67%) OSPF
4 12 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
4 12 (66.67%) F5
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) MPLS
2 12 (66.67%) OSPF
2 12 (66.67%) BGP
2 12 (66.67%) VLAN
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (66.67%) VoIP
2 12 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) NAS
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) DSL
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bower
1 1 (5.56%) gulp
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Network Operations Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
1 1 (5.56%) Sass
1 1 (5.56%) LESS
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 1 (5.56%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) Web Design
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) Kanban
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCSP
1 12 (66.67%) CCNP
1 12 (66.67%) CCIP
1 12 (66.67%) CCNA
1 12 (66.67%) CCDA
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (16.67%) Opsview
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault
7 1 (5.56%) AppSense
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Acronis