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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 6.90% 5.84% 9.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 29.03% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -14.79%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 25.29% 20.13% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 15
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 July 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 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Spring
3 7 (30.43%) RESTful
4 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 6 (26.09%) Open Source
4 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (26.09%) Redis
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Perl
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Apache
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (17.39%) Spring Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Pig
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
6 4 (17.39%) VCP4

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Spark
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
1 6 (26.09%) Redis
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
3 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Spring
1 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) Spring Integration
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) JMS
3 3 (13.04%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
3 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (8.70%) Symfony
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) Yii
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (17.39%) VCP4
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Veritas
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Zend
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
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