The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 9.76% 8.16% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Farnham region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 41.46% 44.90% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,583 £22,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Farnham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

Linux
Salary Trend in Farnham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Farnham region.

Linux Salary Trend in Farnham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Farnham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Farnham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Farnham

Linux
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnham 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (54.55%) vMotion
3 6 (54.55%) Private Cloud
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) DSL
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) LDAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnham 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DSL
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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