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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 33 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 6.25% 2.78% 4.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.34% 6.25% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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
87 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorking 60.42% 44.44% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 15 51
Average salary £27,500 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Dorking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorking region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (41.18%) CCDA
4 7 (41.18%) CCSP
4 7 (41.18%) CCNP
4 7 (41.18%) CCIP
4 7 (41.18%) VoIP
4 7 (41.18%) WAN
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) MPLS
4 7 (41.18%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (41.18%) VLAN
4 7 (41.18%) F5
5 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) NAS
7 4 (23.53%) XenApp
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) VoIP
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
1 7 (41.18%) MPLS
1 7 (41.18%) OSPF
1 7 (41.18%) BGP
1 7 (41.18%) VLAN
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Network Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Operations Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Network Operations Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) XHTML
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) CakePHP
1 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
1 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) PostGIS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) Laravel
2 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) OOP
2 2 (11.76%) Security Management
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) SIEM
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCNA
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCDA
2 7 (41.18%) CCSP
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) CCIP
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) CEH
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 2 (11.76%) XenServer
4 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) CommVault
5 2 (11.76%) AppSense
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) Kaspersky
5 2 (11.76%) Acronis
6 1 (5.88%) Facebook
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Novell