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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 13.14% 13.42% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.14% 33.90% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 8
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +103.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
56 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 40.88% 39.60% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 28
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £37,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 7 (26.92%) Capacity Management
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 6 (23.08%) Solaris
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Apache Pig
6 6 (23.08%) Android
6 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 6 (23.08%) Apache Hive
6 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Spring
6 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (23.08%) ZK
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) GWT
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (23.08%) Apache Pig
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) SSH
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 6 (23.08%) Apache Hive
4 5 (19.23%) Redis
4 5 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.85%) QlikView
7 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Applications Support
4 5 (19.23%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
8 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Spring
1 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
1 6 (23.08%) ZK
2 5 (19.23%) GWT
2 5 (19.23%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
2 5 (19.23%) JMS
2 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Symfony
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) Yii
6 1 (3.85%) Struts
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) TopLink
6 1 (3.85%) iBATIS
6 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Client/Server
1 5 (19.23%) iPhone
1 5 (19.23%) iPad
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) NHS
3 3 (11.54%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Solaris
3 6 (23.08%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) SUSE
5 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) Capacity Management
3 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Low Latency
4 5 (19.23%) Android Development
4 5 (19.23%) iOS Development
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) ETL
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) VCP4
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec
3 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
3 4 (15.38%) Veritas
4 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica
5 2 (7.69%) Zend
6 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
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