The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 95 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.42% 16.67% 13.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.54% 62.57% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 109 97
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
260 179 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 39.45% 26.64% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 231 169 189
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 81 (38.03%) HTML
2 79 (37.09%) MySQL
3 78 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 65 (30.52%) CSS
5 63 (29.58%) Windows
6 62 (29.11%) Java
6 62 (29.11%) SQL
7 61 (28.64%) UNIX
8 54 (25.35%) PHP
8 54 (25.35%) jQuery
9 49 (23.00%) HTML5
10 45 (21.13%) Git (software)
11 43 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (19.72%) Oracle
13 39 (18.31%) VMware
14 37 (17.37%) CSS3
15 36 (16.90%) SAN
16 32 (15.02%) Telecoms
17 31 (14.55%) Security Cleared
17 31 (14.55%) Marketing
18 30 (14.08%) Digital Marketing
18 30 (14.08%) Subversion
19 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
20 27 (12.68%) C++
20 27 (12.68%) Jenkins
21 25 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (11.74%) CMS
22 24 (11.27%) SEO
22 24 (11.27%) Perl
22 24 (11.27%) WordPress

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 25 (11.74%) CMS
2 24 (11.27%) WordPress
2 24 (11.27%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (7.51%) Apache
4 8 (3.76%) JBoss
4 8 (3.76%) Node.js
5 6 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.35%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.88%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.41%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.41%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.94%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.90%) SAN
2 19 (8.92%) VPN
3 17 (7.98%) HTTP
3 17 (7.98%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.04%) IPsec
5 12 (5.63%) Firewall
6 11 (5.16%) VoIP
7 9 (4.23%) DNS
8 8 (3.76%) WAN
8 8 (3.76%) UMTS
8 8 (3.76%) GSM
8 8 (3.76%) LAN
8 8 (3.76%) SSH
8 8 (3.76%) SCTP
8 8 (3.76%) LTE
9 6 (2.82%) Asterisk PBX
9 6 (2.82%) M3UA
9 6 (2.82%) TCAP
9 6 (2.82%) SCCP
9 6 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (37.09%) MySQL
2 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.39%) Hadoop
3 20 (9.39%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.45%) Big Data
5 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.88%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.41%) OpenStack Swift
8 2 (0.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 30 (14.08%) Subversion
3 27 (12.68%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.45%) Maven
5 12 (5.63%) JIRA
6 9 (4.23%) Selenium
6 9 (4.23%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.23%) YourKit
7 3 (1.41%) JUnit
7 3 (1.41%) TestNG
7 3 (1.41%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.41%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.41%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.41%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.94%) GCC
8 2 (0.94%) GDB
8 2 (0.94%) Trac
9 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.47%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (15.02%) Telecoms
2 31 (14.55%) Marketing
3 22 (10.33%) Finance
4 8 (3.76%) Electronics
4 8 (3.76%) Law
5 7 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.29%) Retail
6 5 (2.35%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.94%) Military
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (41.31%) Developer
2 38 (17.84%) PHP Developer
3 30 (14.08%) Support Engineer
4 28 (13.15%) Analyst
5 25 (11.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 23 (10.80%) Java Developer
7 17 (7.98%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.04%) Architect
8 15 (7.04%) PHP Web Developer
9 14 (6.57%) Test Analyst
9 14 (6.57%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.10%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.69%) Technical Support
12 9 (4.23%) C++ Developer
13 7 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (3.29%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.29%) Technical Architect
13 7 (3.29%) Senior PHP Developer
14 6 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (2.82%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (38.03%) HTML
2 65 (30.52%) CSS
3 54 (25.35%) jQuery
4 49 (23.00%) HTML5
5 37 (17.37%) CSS3
6 19 (8.92%) Ajax
7 15 (7.04%) JSON
7 15 (7.04%) RESTful
8 12 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (5.63%) .NET
8 12 (5.63%) J2EE
9 11 (5.16%) STL
10 10 (4.69%) XML
10 10 (4.69%) Spring MVC
10 10 (4.69%) LAMP
10 10 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 10 (4.69%) Lucene
10 10 (4.69%) Spring
10 10 (4.69%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.33%) Algorithms
2 18 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.69%) User Experience
5 9 (4.23%) Clustering
6 8 (3.76%) Replication
6 8 (3.76%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.76%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.29%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.82%) DTV
8 6 (2.82%) PKI
9 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.88%) W3C
9 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.41%) IVR
10 3 (1.41%) Tandem
11 2 (0.94%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (29.58%) Windows
2 61 (28.64%) UNIX
3 7 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.88%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.88%) AIX
4 4 (1.88%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.08%) Digital Marketing
3 24 (11.27%) SEO
4 19 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (8.45%) Cyber Security
6 17 (7.98%) Software Engineering
6 17 (7.98%) OO
7 16 (7.51%) Scrum
8 12 (5.63%) MVC
8 12 (5.63%) Test Scripting
8 12 (5.63%) User Stories
9 11 (5.16%) SDLC
9 11 (5.16%) Multithreading
9 11 (5.16%) ITIL
10 10 (4.69%) Load Testing
10 10 (4.69%) Integration Testing
10 10 (4.69%) Web Development
10 10 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.23%) OO PHP
11 9 (4.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (36.62%) JavaScript
2 62 (29.11%) Java
2 62 (29.11%) SQL
3 54 (25.35%) PHP
4 27 (12.68%) C++
5 24 (11.27%) Perl
6 23 (10.80%) Python
7 20 (9.39%) Bash Shell
8 19 (8.92%) C
9 16 (7.51%) Shell Script
10 14 (6.57%) Scala
11 12 (5.63%) Ruby
12 6 (2.82%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.82%) C#
13 5 (2.35%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.94%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.94%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.47%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.33%) Degree
3 20 (9.39%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.63%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.23%) ISEB
6 3 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.41%) PhD
6 3 (1.41%) CCNA
6 3 (1.41%) VCP4
6 3 (1.41%) VCP5
6 3 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) HNC
8 1 (0.47%) HND
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.47%) LPIC
8 1 (0.47%) MCTS
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.45%) QA
2 4 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.82%) KVM
4 4 (1.88%) vSphere
4 4 (1.88%) vCloud
4 4 (1.88%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.41%) XenServer
6 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.47%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.47%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) Snort
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (5.63%) Hyperic
2 6 (2.82%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.88%) Nagios
5 3 (1.41%) Opsview
5 3 (1.41%) Puppet
6 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (19.72%) Oracle
2 39 (18.31%) VMware
3 19 (8.92%) Cisco
4 17 (7.98%) Microsoft
5 15 (7.04%) Zend
6 10 (4.69%) HP
6 10 (4.69%) Citrix
7 7 (3.29%) IBM
7 7 (3.29%) SolarWinds
7 7 (3.29%) NetApp
7 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.29%) Symantec
8 6 (2.82%) SAP
9 3 (1.41%) Dell
9 3 (1.41%) F5
9 3 (1.41%) Avaya
9 3 (1.41%) Genesys
9 3 (1.41%) Nortel
10 2 (0.94%) PayPal
10 2 (0.94%) ArcSight
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