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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 8.51% 14.29% 14.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 26.83% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
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 Farnham region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 44.68% 53.25% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 11
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago