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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 111 122 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 16.02% 13.57% 12.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.67% 50.62% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 109 104 72
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
180 241 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.97% 26.81% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 171 198 206
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 115 (41.97%) Java
2 106 (38.69%) Oracle
3 97 (35.40%) C++
4 90 (32.85%) MySQL
5 83 (30.29%) HTML
6 82 (29.93%) Windows
7 81 (29.56%) Software Engineering
8 78 (28.47%) SQL
9 74 (27.01%) JavaScript
10 73 (26.64%) Security Cleared
11 71 (25.91%) Degree
12 65 (23.72%) CSS
13 64 (23.36%) C
14 57 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (20.80%) Multithreading
15 54 (19.71%) OO
16 53 (19.34%) SAN
16 53 (19.34%) Performance Tuning
17 50 (18.25%) jQuery
17 50 (18.25%) C#
18 48 (17.52%) Hadoop
19 46 (16.79%) Spring
20 45 (16.42%) Hibernate
21 44 (16.06%) Maven
21 44 (16.06%) Lucene
21 44 (16.06%) MVC
21 44 (16.06%) .NET
22 43 (15.69%) Eclipse
23 42 (15.33%) Red Hat
24 39 (14.23%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (6.93%) WebSphere
2 13 (4.74%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.28%) Apache
4 8 (2.92%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.19%) Node.js
5 6 (2.19%) IIS
6 5 (1.82%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.09%) CMS
8 2 (0.73%) WordPress
8 2 (0.73%) Drupal
8 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.82%) 3ds Max
3 3 (1.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) Maya
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (19.34%) SAN
2 38 (13.87%) HTTP
3 28 (10.22%) VoIP
3 28 (10.22%) Firewall
4 20 (7.30%) PBX
5 17 (6.20%) LTE
6 16 (5.84%) UMTS
6 16 (5.84%) GSM
7 14 (5.11%) RANAP
7 14 (5.11%) Asterisk PBX
7 14 (5.11%) RTP
7 14 (5.11%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.19%) VPN
9 5 (1.82%) Internet
9 5 (1.82%) IPsec
9 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.46%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (1.46%) SSL
10 4 (1.46%) DNS
11 2 (0.73%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.85%) MySQL
2 48 (17.52%) Hadoop
3 28 (10.22%) SQL Server
4 25 (9.12%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.30%) Big Data
7 10 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.82%) OLTP
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (1.82%) Apache Accumulo
10 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (16.06%) Maven
2 43 (15.69%) Eclipse
3 35 (12.77%) YourKit
4 34 (12.41%) Subversion
5 28 (10.22%) Visual Studio
6 14 (5.11%) Trac
6 14 (5.11%) GCC
6 14 (5.11%) GDB
7 7 (2.55%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.82%) Selenium
9 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.36%) JMeter
10 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (13.50%) Telecoms
2 24 (8.76%) Finance
3 11 (4.01%) Games
4 9 (3.28%) Electronics
5 6 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.82%) Banking
6 5 (1.82%) Automotive
7 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 112 (40.88%) Developer
2 50 (18.25%) Java Developer
3 35 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 27 (9.85%) C++ Developer
5 22 (8.03%) C# Developer
6 21 (7.66%) Hardware Engineer
6 21 (7.66%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 21 (7.66%) C++/C# Developer
7 18 (6.57%) C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (6.57%) Support Engineer
8 17 (6.20%) Architect
9 16 (5.84%) Administrator
10 15 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (5.11%) Technical Architect
12 13 (4.74%) DBA
13 11 (4.01%) Software Developer
13 11 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
14 10 (3.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 9 (3.28%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (30.29%) HTML
2 65 (23.72%) CSS
3 50 (18.25%) jQuery
4 46 (16.79%) Spring
5 45 (16.42%) Hibernate
6 44 (16.06%) Lucene
6 44 (16.06%) .NET
7 38 (13.87%) Spring MVC
8 36 (13.14%) Spring Integration
9 21 (7.66%) STL
9 21 (7.66%) OpenGL
10 18 (6.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 16 (5.84%) Web Services
11 16 (5.84%) J2EE
12 15 (5.47%) Struts
13 9 (3.28%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.28%) HTML5
14 8 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
15 7 (2.55%) AngularJS
16 6 (2.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.12%) VHDL
2 16 (5.84%) Open Source
3 15 (5.47%) Replication
3 15 (5.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 14 (5.11%) Device Driver
4 14 (5.11%) Firmware
5 11 (4.01%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.01%) Physics
5 11 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.92%) CMDB
7 7 (2.55%) PKI
8 4 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.46%) PACS
9 3 (1.09%) W3C
9 3 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.73%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 82 (29.93%) Windows
2 39 (14.23%) UNIX
3 32 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.30%) HPUX
5 14 (5.11%) Solaris
6 13 (4.74%) SUSE
7 11 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.65%) AIX
9 9 (3.28%) Debian
9 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.92%) Android
10 8 (2.92%) MVS
10 8 (2.92%) VMS
11 7 (2.55%) CentOS
12 6 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.56%) Software Engineering
2 57 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (20.80%) Multithreading
3 54 (19.71%) OO
4 53 (19.34%) Performance Tuning
5 44 (16.06%) MVC
6 38 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (10.95%) Image Processing
8 24 (8.76%) ITIL
9 23 (8.39%) Cyber Security
10 21 (7.66%) TDD
10 21 (7.66%) OOD
11 20 (7.30%) Information Security
12 16 (5.84%) Configuration Management
13 15 (5.47%) Asset Management
13 15 (5.47%) Signal Processing
14 14 (5.11%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (4.74%) Service Delivery
16 12 (4.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.97%) Java
2 97 (35.40%) C++
3 78 (28.47%) SQL
4 74 (27.01%) JavaScript
5 64 (23.36%) C
6 50 (18.25%) C#
7 26 (9.49%) Python
8 23 (8.39%) PHP
9 18 (6.57%) Shell Script
10 14 (5.11%) Embedded C
11 13 (4.74%) Embedded C++
11 13 (4.74%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.65%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.92%) Perl
14 7 (2.55%) Scala
15 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.82%) PHP5
16 4 (1.46%) Ruby
16 4 (1.46%) Jython
16 4 (1.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (26.64%) Security Cleared
2 71 (25.91%) Degree
3 20 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.38%) PhD
5 8 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.92%) MCSE
6 5 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.46%) OCP
7 4 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.73%) MBA
9 2 (0.73%) CCDP
9 2 (0.73%) ISEB
9 2 (0.73%) CCIE
9 2 (0.73%) CCNP
9 2 (0.73%) CCNA
10 1 (0.36%) MCSA
10 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) SLA
2 6 (2.19%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.46%) RHEV
5 4 (1.46%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.09%) vSphere
7 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.36%) Nmap
8 1 (0.36%) XenApp
8 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.73%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.36%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 106 (38.69%) Oracle
2 42 (15.33%) Red Hat
3 32 (11.68%) Cisco
4 24 (8.76%) VMware
5 17 (6.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.38%) JBoss
7 7 (2.55%) IBM
8 6 (2.19%) Adobe
9 4 (1.46%) F5
9 4 (1.46%) Zend
10 3 (1.09%) Citrix
11 2 (0.73%) HP
12 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.36%) Dell
12 1 (0.36%) Nortel
12 1 (0.36%) Symantec
12 1 (0.36%) Juniper
12 1 (0.36%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.36%) NetApp
12 1 (0.36%) BT
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £25,013 to £28,972 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £37000 - £62000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £71000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago