The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Epsom region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 15 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 16.19% 10.98% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.59% 28.13% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 37.14% 39.02% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
Surrey

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 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (43.59%) UNIX
2 16 (41.03%) SAN
3 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 13 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
4 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 13 (33.33%) CSS
4 13 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (33.33%) EMC
5 12 (30.77%) Oracle
5 12 (30.77%) CLARiiON
5 12 (30.77%) Brocade
5 12 (30.77%) NAS
6 11 (28.21%) Open Source
6 11 (28.21%) Change Management
6 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.21%) Perl
6 11 (28.21%) PHP
7 10 (25.64%) NFS
7 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
7 10 (25.64%) InterSystems Cache
7 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
7 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
8 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
8 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 9 (23.08%) Sun
8 9 (23.08%) Solaris
9 8 (20.51%) VMware
10 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (17.95%) Node.js

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (17.95%) Node.js
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 4 (10.26%) Joomla!
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) SAN
2 12 (30.77%) NAS
3 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) InterSystems Cache
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
2 11 (28.21%) PHP Developer
2 11 (28.21%) PHP Web Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Web Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (20.51%) Storage Administrator
4 8 (20.51%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 7 (17.95%) Web Applications Developer
5 7 (17.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Applications Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Linux Support
6 6 (15.38%) UNIX Support
7 5 (12.82%) SAN Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) jQuery
1 13 (33.33%) CSS
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) XHTML
2 2 (5.13%) JSP
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (30.77%) CLARiiON
3 11 (28.21%) Open Source
4 6 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
2 9 (23.08%) Solaris
3 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Change Management
2 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
2 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.95%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) QMS
5 3 (7.69%) Time Management
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
1 11 (28.21%) Perl
1 11 (28.21%) PHP
2 7 (17.95%) Ruby
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) NFS
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
2 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.95%) Puppet
3 3 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) EMC
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Brocade
3 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 9 (23.08%) Sun
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Veritas
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
Epsom, Surrey
Nuffield Health
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dependent on experience + Gym
Posted: 8 days ago