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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 8.05% 11.67% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 25.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
40 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 45.98% 46.67% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 22
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Farnham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) vMotion
2 5 (55.56%) Private Cloud
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) DSL
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) DSL
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
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