The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Epsom region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 5.84% 9.80% 9.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.03% 43.48% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £47,500 £55,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.79% +32.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £71,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 20.13% 22.55% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 26
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Surrey

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Linux
Salary Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Epsom region.

Linux Salary Trend in Epsom

Linux
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 12 (32.43%) SAN
1 12 (32.43%) VMware
1 12 (32.43%) Ubuntu
2 11 (29.73%) Open Source
2 11 (29.73%) UNIX
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) EMC
3 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (27.03%) CLARiiON
3 10 (27.03%) EMC Navisphere
3 10 (27.03%) Change Management
3 10 (27.03%) NAS
3 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (27.03%) Brocade
3 10 (27.03%) jQuery
4 9 (24.32%) Perl
4 9 (24.32%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) OO
5 8 (21.62%) NFS
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
5 8 (21.62%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
5 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
5 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 7 (18.92%) Node.js
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 3 (8.11%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) NAS
3 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
4 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) PhantomJS
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
1 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Administrator
2 10 (27.03%) PHP Developer
2 10 (27.03%) PHP Web Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Web Applications Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Applications Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Linux Support
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Storage Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX Support
6 4 (10.81%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
1 10 (27.03%) CSS
1 10 (27.03%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Open Source
2 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (27.03%) CLARiiON
3 4 (10.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Ubuntu
2 11 (29.73%) UNIX
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) OO
2 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.92%) MVC
3 7 (18.92%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.41%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
1 10 (27.03%) PHP
2 9 (24.32%) Perl
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Python
3 7 (18.92%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) NFS
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas File System
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) EMC Navisphere
2 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Brocade
2 10 (27.03%) EMC
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Sun
3 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) 3PAR