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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 6.90% 9.52% 8.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.63% 44.44% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £47,500 £54,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.03% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £54,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £54,000 £40,000
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
27 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 23.28% 21.43% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
4 7 (31.82%) UNIX
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
6 5 (22.73%) EMC Navisphere
6 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) Brocade
6 5 (22.73%) NAS
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 4 (18.18%) NFS
7 4 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) Sun
8 3 (13.64%) Solaris
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 2 (9.09%) Open Source
9 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) NAS
3 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) PhantomJS
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Support
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support
6 2 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) STL
1 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
3 7 (31.82%) UNIX
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C++
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) NFS
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) Brocade
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
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