The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 10.00% 10.59% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 34.62% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £44,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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 Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 40.00% 30.59% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 21
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £21,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (41.38%) UNIX
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
4 9 (31.03%) Spring
4 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 9 (31.03%) RESTful
4 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
5 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
5 8 (27.59%) Redis
6 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
6 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
6 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
6 7 (24.14%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) SOAP
6 7 (24.14%) JMS
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.69%) Internet
7 6 (20.69%) Solaris
7 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
7 6 (20.69%) Open Source
7 6 (20.69%) Apache Pig
7 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (20.69%) Apache Pig
2 4 (13.79%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
2 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Redis
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
3 6 (20.69%) Apache Hive
3 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
6 4 (13.79%) Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Spring
1 9 (31.03%) RESTful
2 7 (24.14%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
2 7 (24.14%) JMS
2 7 (24.14%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) ZK
3 4 (13.79%) GWT
4 3 (10.34%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Spring Integration
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) Yii
5 2 (6.90%) Symfony
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) iPhone
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) UNIX
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Solaris
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) SUSE
5 4 (13.79%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
2 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
3 6 (20.69%) Open Source
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Android Development
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (13.79%) VCP4
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) Symantec
3 4 (13.79%) Veritas
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Informatica
5 2 (6.90%) Zend
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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