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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 8.45% 7.06% 17.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 16.22% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
33 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 46.48% 43.53% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 30
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,058 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £48,500 £45,000
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 24 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Ubuntu
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
4 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) NHS
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) UNIX
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix
8 1 (5.88%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Informix
8 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) ETL
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Informix
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) PhantomJS
1 1 (5.88%) CasperJS
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Support
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) STL
1 1 (5.88%) Struts
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) TopLink
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) iBATIS
1 1 (5.88%) Velocity
1 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.88%) ZK
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Ubuntu
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Management
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) ETL
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
2 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp