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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 3.92% 5.36% 11.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 11.11% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Average salary - £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 66.67% 48.21% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 48
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (22.22%) CCTV
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) RSpec
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) RubyMotion
2 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco