The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 114 126 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 14.49% 14.48% 13.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.69% 51.64% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 113 108 80
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
191 244 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 24.27% 28.05% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 182 203 177
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 £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Surrey

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 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 109 (38.65%) Oracle
2 107 (37.94%) Java
3 97 (34.40%) C++
4 92 (32.62%) Windows
5 91 (32.27%) MySQL
6 88 (31.21%) SQL
6 88 (31.21%) Software Engineering
7 87 (30.85%) HTML
8 77 (27.30%) Security Cleared
9 76 (26.95%) JavaScript
10 75 (26.60%) Degree
11 69 (24.47%) CSS
12 66 (23.40%) C
13 56 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (19.15%) OO
15 52 (18.44%) .NET
15 52 (18.44%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (18.09%) C#
17 49 (17.38%) jQuery
18 48 (17.02%) Multithreading
18 48 (17.02%) Hadoop
19 46 (16.31%) Spring
19 46 (16.31%) SAN
20 45 (15.96%) Red Hat
20 45 (15.96%) Lucene
21 44 (15.60%) Maven
21 44 (15.60%) Hibernate
21 44 (15.60%) UNIX
22 43 (15.25%) Eclipse
23 40 (14.18%) MVC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.03%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.96%) Apache
4 11 (3.90%) IIS
5 8 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.48%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.48%) Node.js
7 5 (1.77%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.06%) CMS
10 2 (0.71%) Drupal
10 2 (0.71%) WordPress
11 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.84%) 3ds Max
3 6 (2.13%) Maya
4 2 (0.71%) MS Office
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (16.31%) SAN
2 35 (12.41%) HTTP
3 28 (9.93%) VoIP
4 23 (8.16%) Firewall
5 22 (7.80%) PBX
6 19 (6.74%) TCP/IP
7 17 (6.03%) UMTS
7 17 (6.03%) GSM
7 17 (6.03%) RANAP
7 17 (6.03%) RTP
7 17 (6.03%) LTE
7 17 (6.03%) Asterisk PBX
8 7 (2.48%) VPN
9 5 (1.77%) DNS
9 5 (1.77%) Internet
9 5 (1.77%) LAN
9 5 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.42%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (1.06%) IPsec
12 2 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (32.27%) MySQL
2 48 (17.02%) Hadoop
3 32 (11.35%) Oracle Database
4 31 (10.99%) SQL Server
5 24 (8.51%) Big Data
6 21 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.48%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.77%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.77%) OLTP
10 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (15.60%) Maven
2 43 (15.25%) Eclipse
3 39 (13.83%) Subversion
4 35 (12.41%) Visual Studio
5 33 (11.70%) YourKit
6 17 (6.03%) Trac
6 17 (6.03%) GCC
6 17 (6.03%) GDB
7 9 (3.19%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.13%) PhoneGap
9 5 (1.77%) Selenium
10 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.35%) JMeter
10 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
General
1 39 (13.83%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.80%) Finance
3 14 (4.96%) Games
4 9 (3.19%) Electronics
5 6 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.77%) Banking
6 5 (1.77%) Automotive
7 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 110 (39.01%) Developer
2 47 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 36 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 30 (10.64%) C++ Developer
5 26 (9.22%) C# Developer
6 25 (8.87%) C++/C# Developer
6 25 (8.87%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 22 (7.80%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (7.45%) Hardware Engineer
8 21 (7.45%) Support Engineer
9 18 (6.38%) Administrator
9 18 (6.38%) Architect
10 16 (5.67%) DBA
11 15 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.96%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.90%) Oracle DBA
14 10 (3.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.55%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.19%) Lead Developer
16 8 (2.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (30.85%) HTML
2 69 (24.47%) CSS
3 52 (18.44%) .NET
4 49 (17.38%) jQuery
5 46 (16.31%) Spring
6 45 (15.96%) Lucene
7 44 (15.60%) Hibernate
8 33 (11.70%) Spring MVC
8 33 (11.70%) Spring Integration
9 25 (8.87%) OpenGL
10 21 (7.45%) STL
10 21 (7.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 19 (6.74%) J2EE
12 15 (5.32%) Web Services
13 14 (4.96%) Struts
14 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET
14 13 (4.61%) HTML5
15 9 (3.19%) Flash
15 9 (3.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 8 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.16%) VHDL
2 20 (7.09%) Open Source
3 16 (5.67%) Firmware
4 15 (5.32%) Replication
4 15 (5.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 14 (4.96%) Device Driver
6 11 (3.90%) Physics
7 10 (3.55%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.19%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.84%) CMDB
9 8 (2.84%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.13%) W3C
11 4 (1.42%) PACS
12 3 (1.06%) Biometrics
12 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.71%) iPhone
13 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.62%) Windows
2 44 (15.60%) UNIX
3 33 (11.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (7.45%) HPUX
5 16 (5.67%) Solaris
6 15 (5.32%) AIX
7 13 (4.61%) SUSE
8 12 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (4.26%) MVS
9 11 (3.90%) Android
10 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (3.19%) Debian
11 9 (3.19%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.48%) VMS
13 6 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (1.77%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.77%) CentOS
14 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.42%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.21%) Software Engineering
2 56 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (19.15%) OO
4 52 (18.44%) Performance Tuning
5 48 (17.02%) Multithreading
6 40 (14.18%) MVC
7 39 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (10.64%) Image Processing
9 29 (10.28%) ITIL
10 25 (8.87%) TDD
11 24 (8.51%) OOD
12 22 (7.80%) Cyber Security
13 15 (5.32%) Information Security
13 15 (5.32%) Configuration Management
13 15 (5.32%) Asset Management
14 14 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (4.96%) Problem Management
15 13 (4.61%) Service Delivery
16 12 (4.26%) Data Security
16 12 (4.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 107 (37.94%) Java
2 97 (34.40%) C++
3 88 (31.21%) SQL
4 76 (26.95%) JavaScript
5 66 (23.40%) C
6 51 (18.09%) C#
7 27 (9.57%) PHP
8 24 (8.51%) Python
9 14 (4.96%) Embedded C
10 13 (4.61%) Embedded C++
10 13 (4.61%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.84%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.84%) Perl
13 7 (2.48%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.13%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.13%) PHP5
15 5 (1.77%) Scala
15 5 (1.77%) Ruby
16 4 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (27.30%) Security Cleared
2 75 (26.60%) Degree
3 22 (7.80%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.84%) MCSE
6 7 (2.48%) PhD
7 6 (2.13%) OCP
7 6 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.77%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.06%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.06%) CCDP
9 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.06%) MBA
9 3 (1.06%) CCIE
9 3 (1.06%) CCNP
10 2 (0.71%) CCNA
10 2 (0.71%) ISEB
11 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.48%) SLA
2 6 (2.13%) QA
3 4 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.48%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.42%) RHEV
7 3 (1.06%) vSphere
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.35%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (3.90%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.71%) OSSEC
3 2 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 109 (38.65%) Oracle
2 45 (15.96%) Red Hat
3 32 (11.35%) Cisco
4 26 (9.22%) Microsoft
5 25 (8.87%) VMware
6 15 (5.32%) JBoss
7 9 (3.19%) Adobe
8 7 (2.48%) IBM
9 5 (1.77%) Zend
10 4 (1.42%) HP
10 4 (1.42%) F5
11 3 (1.06%) Dell
11 3 (1.06%) Citrix
11 3 (1.06%) Juniper
12 2 (0.71%) NETGEAR
12 2 (0.71%) Splunk
13 1 (0.35%) Veeam
13 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.35%) Altera
13 1 (0.35%) Google
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