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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 10.26% 8.24% 13.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 17.50% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
32 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 41.03% 47.06% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 35
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,600 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (57.14%) VMware
1 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) NHS
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 4 (28.57%) ZK
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Redis
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Informix
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
1 4 (28.57%) ZK
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) GWT
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) TopLink
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
3 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.14%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
2 3 (21.43%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas File System
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec