The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 69 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.50% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £29,000 £25,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.85% +14.77%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Linux Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 748 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.35% 95.90% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 507 658 672
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 6 (75.00%) VMS
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) PBX
4 5 (62.50%) SLA
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) SUSE
6 2 (25.00%) Debian
6 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) PBX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VMS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) SUSE
4 2 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat