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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 8.00% 7.88% 7.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 32.50% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £56,250 £46,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,250 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
25 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 25.00% 24.24% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £39,700
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 30 June 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 11 (40.74%) UNIX
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
4 8 (29.63%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
5 7 (25.93%) Redis
5 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
6 6 (22.22%) Open Source
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) SUSE
7 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) Solaris
7 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
7 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (18.52%) Apache Pig
7 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (18.52%) Apache Pig
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) Redis
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
5 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (14.81%) Administrator
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
1 8 (29.63%) RESTful
2 4 (14.81%) Spring Integration
2 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) JMS
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) jQuery
4 2 (7.41%) Yii
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) Symfony
5 1 (3.70%) ZK
5 1 (3.70%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) UNIX
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 5 (18.52%) SUSE
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (29.63%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (14.81%) VCP4
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Symantec
4 3 (11.11%) Veritas
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Informatica
5 2 (7.41%) Zend
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix