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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 140 57 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.02% 10.29% 15.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.22% 48.31% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 129 53 102
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
218 118 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 29.62% 21.30% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 202 101 260
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 114 (46.15%) Java
2 86 (34.82%) Windows
3 80 (32.39%) MySQL
4 78 (31.58%) C++
5 70 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (27.13%) JavaScript
6 67 (27.13%) Multithreading
7 65 (26.32%) HTML
8 64 (25.91%) Degree
9 63 (25.51%) Oracle
10 56 (22.67%) Software Engineering
11 55 (22.27%) SQL
11 55 (22.27%) CSS
12 54 (21.86%) Security Cleared
13 51 (20.65%) SAN
14 48 (19.43%) OO
14 48 (19.43%) Hadoop
14 48 (19.43%) jQuery
15 47 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (17.41%) Performance Tuning
17 42 (17.00%) Spring
17 42 (17.00%) Maven
18 41 (16.60%) Hibernate
18 41 (16.60%) UNIX
19 40 (16.19%) C
19 40 (16.19%) VMware
20 39 (15.79%) Lucene
21 38 (15.38%) HTTP
22 37 (14.98%) Eclipse
22 37 (14.98%) MVC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (10.12%) Apache
2 12 (4.86%) JBoss
3 11 (4.45%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.43%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.43%) SAS
4 6 (2.43%) CMS
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.02%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) Node.js
7 3 (1.21%) WordPress
7 3 (1.21%) Liferay
8 2 (0.81%) IIS
8 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) MS Office
2 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.65%) SAN
2 38 (15.38%) HTTP
3 22 (8.91%) Firewall
4 18 (7.29%) LTE
5 17 (6.88%) UMTS
5 17 (6.88%) GSM
6 15 (6.07%) PBX
7 14 (5.67%) RANAP
7 14 (5.67%) RTP
7 14 (5.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 13 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.45%) VoIP
10 8 (3.24%) VPN
10 8 (3.24%) DNS
10 8 (3.24%) SSL
11 7 (2.83%) DHCP
11 7 (2.83%) IPsec
12 6 (2.43%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.39%) MySQL
2 48 (19.43%) Hadoop
3 21 (8.50%) Big Data
4 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.02%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) OLTP
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (17.00%) Maven
2 37 (14.98%) Eclipse
3 35 (14.17%) Subversion
4 30 (12.15%) YourKit
5 20 (8.10%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.07%) Mercurial
6 15 (6.07%) GCC
6 15 (6.07%) GDB
7 14 (5.67%) Trac
8 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.83%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.21%) JIRA
10 3 (1.21%) Selenium
10 3 (1.21%) Xdebug
10 3 (1.21%) Capybara
10 3 (1.21%) RSpec
10 3 (1.21%) JMeter
11 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.81%) Ant
General
1 35 (14.17%) Telecoms
2 31 (12.55%) Finance
3 5 (2.02%) Electronics
4 4 (1.62%) Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (46.15%) Developer
2 48 (19.43%) Java Developer
3 20 (8.10%) Software Engineer
4 19 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 18 (7.29%) Software Developer
5 18 (7.29%) Analyst
6 16 (6.48%) Support Analyst
6 16 (6.48%) C++ Developer
7 15 (6.07%) Python Developer
8 14 (5.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Architect
11 10 (4.05%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.64%) Hardware Support Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) C++/C# Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Mid-Level C# Developer
13 8 (3.24%) C# Developer
14 7 (2.83%) Senior Developer
14 7 (2.83%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (2.83%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.32%) HTML
2 55 (22.27%) CSS
3 48 (19.43%) jQuery
4 42 (17.00%) Spring
5 41 (16.60%) Hibernate
6 39 (15.79%) Lucene
7 36 (14.57%) Spring Integration
8 35 (14.17%) Spring MVC
9 26 (10.53%) STL
10 22 (8.91%) Web Services
11 18 (7.29%) J2EE
11 18 (7.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 17 (6.88%) .NET
13 16 (6.48%) Django
14 10 (4.05%) Struts
14 10 (4.05%) XML
15 8 (3.24%) OpenGL
16 7 (2.83%) Middleware
16 7 (2.83%) J2SE
16 7 (2.83%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.07%) VHDL
3 12 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.05%) Open Source
4 10 (4.05%) User Experience
5 9 (3.64%) CMDB
5 9 (3.64%) PKI
6 8 (3.24%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.62%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.21%) Physics
9 3 (1.21%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.81%) iPhone
10 2 (0.81%) Life Science
10 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.81%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 86 (34.82%) Windows
2 41 (16.60%) UNIX
3 28 (11.34%) CentOS
4 25 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (9.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (9.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (6.88%) SUSE
6 17 (6.88%) Debian
7 16 (6.48%) Ubuntu
8 15 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.43%) AIX
9 6 (2.43%) Solaris
10 5 (2.02%) zOS
11 4 (1.62%) Android
12 3 (1.21%) HPUX
13 2 (0.81%) MVS
13 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) VMS
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (27.13%) Multithreading
3 56 (22.67%) Software Engineering
4 48 (19.43%) OO
5 47 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (17.41%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (14.98%) MVC
8 32 (12.96%) Cyber Security
9 29 (11.74%) Mentoring
10 27 (10.93%) Information Security
10 27 (10.93%) ITIL
11 17 (6.88%) Software Testing
12 16 (6.48%) OOD
12 16 (6.48%) DevOps
13 15 (6.07%) Signal Processing
14 14 (5.67%) Coaching
15 13 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
16 12 (4.86%) Business Development
17 11 (4.45%) Configuration Management
18 10 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (46.15%) Java
2 78 (31.58%) C++
3 67 (27.13%) JavaScript
4 55 (22.27%) SQL
5 40 (16.19%) C
6 35 (14.17%) Python
7 34 (13.77%) C#
8 20 (8.10%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.88%) Perl
10 14 (5.67%) MATLAB
11 11 (4.45%) Ruby
12 10 (4.05%) Scala
12 10 (4.05%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.24%) PHP
14 6 (2.43%) VC++
15 5 (2.02%) Jython
16 4 (1.62%) AWK
16 4 (1.62%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.62%) Embedded C++
16 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (25.91%) Degree
2 54 (21.86%) Security Cleared
3 27 (10.93%) SC Cleared
4 20 (8.10%) PhD
5 7 (2.83%) CCNA
5 7 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.43%) CCA
6 6 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.43%) MCSE
6 6 (2.43%) MCSA
6 6 (2.43%) NCDA
6 6 (2.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.81%) HND
8 2 (0.81%) ISEB
8 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.05%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) WAI
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.45%) vSphere
3 7 (2.83%) Firmware
4 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.81%) vCloud
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.07%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (2.83%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.02%) Puppet
3 5 (2.02%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (25.51%) Oracle
2 40 (16.19%) VMware
3 30 (12.15%) Cisco
4 25 (10.12%) Red Hat
5 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.05%) HP
7 8 (3.24%) Citrix
8 6 (2.43%) EMC
8 6 (2.43%) CommVault
8 6 (2.43%) NetApp
8 6 (2.43%) Adobe
8 6 (2.43%) Symantec
8 6 (2.43%) BT
9 3 (1.21%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.21%) CA
10 2 (0.81%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.81%) F5
10 2 (0.81%) Perforce
11 1 (0.40%) NetIQ
11 1 (0.40%) Tripwire
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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