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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 80 82 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.47% 13.25% 13.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.76% 46.07% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 74
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,095 £32,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
237 178 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 42.86% 28.76% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 203 156 121
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +10.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,772 £20,500 £26,470
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 75 (46.58%) Windows
2 48 (29.81%) Java
2 48 (29.81%) VMware
3 39 (24.22%) JavaScript
3 39 (24.22%) Windows Server
4 38 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (23.60%) HTML
4 38 (23.60%) ITIL
5 36 (22.36%) MySQL
5 36 (22.36%) Cisco
6 34 (21.12%) SAN
6 34 (21.12%) Firewall
7 32 (19.88%) Oracle
8 31 (19.25%) Perl
8 31 (19.25%) Security Cleared
9 28 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
10 25 (15.53%) Unix
11 24 (14.91%) Apache
11 24 (14.91%) Python
12 23 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (14.29%) Ubuntu
13 22 (13.66%) Software Engineering
13 22 (13.66%) C++
13 22 (13.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (13.04%) Red Hat
14 21 (13.04%) Active Directory
15 20 (12.42%) LDAP
15 20 (12.42%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (14.91%) Apache
2 12 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.97%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.73%) IIS
6 4 (2.48%) CMS
6 4 (2.48%) Drupal
6 4 (2.48%) JBoss
6 4 (2.48%) Joomla!
6 4 (2.48%) nginx
6 4 (2.48%) WordPress
7 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.62%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Maple
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.48%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.12%) Firewall
1 34 (21.12%) SAN
2 28 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 20 (12.42%) LDAP
4 15 (9.32%) DNS
4 15 (9.32%) IPsec
4 15 (9.32%) VPN
5 14 (8.70%) LAN
6 13 (8.07%) VoIP
6 13 (8.07%) WAN
7 12 (7.45%) HTTP
8 8 (4.97%) NAS
8 8 (4.97%) RTP
9 7 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (4.35%) PBX
10 6 (3.73%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (3.73%) HTTPS
10 6 (3.73%) IP Telephony
10 6 (3.73%) SSH
11 4 (2.48%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) MySQL
2 15 (9.32%) Big Data
2 15 (9.32%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.45%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.35%) OpenStack Swift
5 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
8 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.35%) Maven
2 7 (4.35%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.73%) Selenium
4 4 (2.48%) Ant
4 4 (2.48%) JIRA
4 4 (2.48%) Subversion
4 4 (2.48%) Trac
5 3 (1.86%) JUnit
6 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.62%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.62%) YourKit
General
1 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.07%) Finance
3 11 (6.83%) Electronics
3 11 (6.83%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.21%) Marketing
5 8 (4.97%) Law
6 2 (1.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Developer
2 26 (16.15%) Administrator
3 20 (12.42%) Architect
3 20 (12.42%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (11.18%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (8.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (8.07%) IT Technician
5 13 (8.07%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.45%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.83%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (6.21%) Analyst
8 10 (6.21%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.21%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Graduate
9 9 (5.59%) Network Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Virtualisation Architect
10 8 (4.97%) VMware Support Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.60%) HTML
2 16 (9.94%) XML
3 15 (9.32%) .NET
3 15 (9.32%) RESTful
4 14 (8.70%) CSS
5 12 (7.45%) HTML5
6 11 (6.83%) Web Services
7 10 (6.21%) jQuery
7 10 (6.21%) JSON
7 10 (6.21%) SOAP
8 9 (5.59%) Ajax
9 8 (4.97%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.97%) LAMP
10 7 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (4.35%) Apache Camel
10 7 (4.35%) Kafka
11 5 (3.11%) CSS3
12 4 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 4 (2.48%) J2EE
12 4 (2.48%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.70%) Replication
3 13 (8.07%) Clustering
3 13 (8.07%) Cybercrime
4 10 (6.21%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.59%) PKI
6 8 (4.97%) Tandem
7 5 (3.11%) Verilog
7 5 (3.11%) VHDL
8 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.48%) Handset
9 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.24%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.24%) W3C
11 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 75 (46.58%) Windows
2 39 (24.22%) Windows Server
3 25 (15.53%) Unix
4 23 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 22 (13.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (8.07%) Windows 10
7 13 (8.07%) Windows 8
7 13 (8.07%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.97%) CentOS
8 8 (4.97%) Debian
9 4 (2.48%) VMS
10 2 (1.24%) Android
10 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.62%) Solaris
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.60%) ITIL
2 23 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.66%) Software Engineering
4 17 (10.56%) High Availability
5 16 (9.94%) Load Balancing
6 14 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (8.07%) Business Continuity
7 13 (8.07%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (7.45%) Open Source
9 11 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.21%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.21%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.59%) CRM
11 9 (5.59%) DevOps
11 9 (5.59%) TDD
12 8 (4.97%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (4.97%) OO
12 8 (4.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.81%) Java
2 39 (24.22%) JavaScript
3 31 (19.25%) Perl
4 24 (14.91%) Python
5 22 (13.66%) C++
6 20 (12.42%) Bash Shell
7 19 (11.80%) C
7 19 (11.80%) PHP
8 17 (10.56%) SQL
9 12 (7.45%) Ruby
10 11 (6.83%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.59%) C#
11 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
11 9 (5.59%) VBScript
12 5 (3.11%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.11%) Embedded C++
12 5 (3.11%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (19.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.94%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.32%) Degree
5 13 (8.07%) CCNA
5 13 (8.07%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (6.83%) CCNP
7 8 (4.97%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.97%) PhD
7 8 (4.97%) VCP4
7 8 (4.97%) VCP5
7 8 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.35%) CCIE
9 4 (2.48%) HND
10 2 (1.24%) ISEB
10 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.62%) CCSP
11 1 (0.62%) CISSP
11 1 (0.62%) MCSE
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) SLA
2 8 (4.97%) PA-DSS
2 8 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.11%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.48%) QA
5 1 (0.62%) FISMA
System Software
1 38 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.59%) vSphere
4 8 (4.97%) vCloud
5 4 (2.48%) Docker
5 4 (2.48%) KVM
6 3 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.86%) Xen
7 1 (0.62%) Corosync
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (8.07%) Hyperic
2 12 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.97%) Nagios
3 8 (4.97%) Puppet
4 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (1.24%) Cacti
5 2 (1.24%) Munin
5 2 (1.24%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.62%) Oozie
6 1 (0.62%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (29.81%) VMware
2 36 (22.36%) Cisco
3 32 (19.88%) Oracle
4 21 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.56%) Citrix
6 16 (9.94%) HP
7 13 (8.07%) NetApp
7 13 (8.07%) SolarWinds
7 13 (8.07%) Symantec
8 10 (6.21%) SAP
9 8 (4.97%) Dell
10 7 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
10 7 (4.35%) Zend
11 4 (2.48%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.86%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.86%) PayPal
13 2 (1.24%) F5
13 2 (1.24%) Juniper
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