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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 145 80 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 22.80% 11.53% 14.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.76% 52.29% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 139 74 103
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
214 153 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.65% 22.05% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 208 133 306
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 23 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 126 (48.65%) Java
2 88 (33.98%) C++
2 88 (33.98%) MySQL
3 87 (33.59%) Windows
4 80 (30.89%) HTML
5 79 (30.50%) JavaScript
6 77 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (27.80%) Oracle
7 72 (27.80%) Degree
8 69 (26.64%) Multithreading
9 68 (26.25%) Security Cleared
9 68 (26.25%) Software Engineering
10 66 (25.48%) CSS
11 56 (21.62%) jQuery
12 54 (20.85%) Hadoop
13 53 (20.46%) Performance Tuning
13 53 (20.46%) SQL
14 52 (20.08%) OO
14 52 (20.08%) SAN
15 51 (19.69%) C
16 48 (18.53%) Spring
16 48 (18.53%) Maven
16 48 (18.53%) Hibernate
16 48 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (17.37%) Lucene
17 45 (17.37%) C#
18 44 (16.99%) HTTP
19 43 (16.60%) Eclipse
19 43 (16.60%) MVC
20 41 (15.83%) Spring Integration

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 28 (10.81%) Apache
2 13 (5.02%) WebSphere
2 13 (5.02%) JBoss
3 7 (2.70%) CMS
4 6 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.93%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (1.54%) WordPress
6 4 (1.54%) IIS
6 4 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.16%) Liferay
7 3 (1.16%) Node.js
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.16%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.16%) MS Office
2 2 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.77%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (20.08%) SAN
2 44 (16.99%) HTTP
3 21 (8.11%) Firewall
4 18 (6.95%) LTE
5 17 (6.56%) GSM
5 17 (6.56%) UMTS
5 17 (6.56%) VoIP
6 16 (6.18%) PBX
7 14 (5.41%) RTP
7 14 (5.41%) RANAP
7 14 (5.41%) Asterisk PBX
8 8 (3.09%) SSL
8 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.09%) VPN
9 7 (2.70%) IPsec
10 4 (1.54%) Network Security
10 4 (1.54%) NAS
11 3 (1.16%) Internet
11 3 (1.16%) TCAP
11 3 (1.16%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.98%) MySQL
2 54 (20.85%) Hadoop
3 25 (9.65%) Big Data
4 15 (5.79%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.47%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
7 6 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.39%) OLTP
12 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (18.53%) Maven
2 43 (16.60%) Eclipse
3 38 (14.67%) Subversion
4 36 (13.90%) YourKit
5 16 (6.18%) Git (software)
6 14 (5.41%) Trac
6 14 (5.41%) GCC
6 14 (5.41%) GDB
7 13 (5.02%) Visual Studio
8 11 (4.25%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.70%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.54%) Selenium
11 3 (1.16%) JMeter
11 3 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (1.16%) JIRA
11 3 (1.16%) Xdebug
12 2 (0.77%) Capybara
12 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.77%) RSpec
12 2 (0.77%) Ant
General
1 32 (12.36%) Telecoms
2 30 (11.58%) Finance
3 6 (2.32%) Electronics
3 6 (2.32%) Banking
4 5 (1.93%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Military
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (48.65%) Developer
2 55 (21.24%) Java Developer
3 24 (9.27%) Software Engineer
4 22 (8.49%) C++ Developer
5 17 (6.56%) Software Developer
5 17 (6.56%) Support Analyst
5 17 (6.56%) Hardware Engineer
5 17 (6.56%) Analyst
6 16 (6.18%) Support Engineer
7 14 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.02%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 13 (5.02%) C++/C# Developer
9 12 (4.63%) Python Developer
9 12 (4.63%) Architect
10 10 (3.86%) Technical Architect
10 10 (3.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (3.86%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (3.47%) Hardware Support Engineer
12 7 (2.70%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.70%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (30.89%) HTML
2 66 (25.48%) CSS
3 56 (21.62%) jQuery
4 48 (18.53%) Spring
4 48 (18.53%) Hibernate
5 45 (17.37%) Lucene
6 41 (15.83%) Spring Integration
7 40 (15.44%) Spring MVC
8 27 (10.42%) .NET
9 25 (9.65%) STL
10 23 (8.88%) Web Services
11 20 (7.72%) J2EE
12 18 (6.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 14 (5.41%) Django
14 13 (5.02%) OpenGL
15 11 (4.25%) Struts
16 10 (3.86%) J2SE
17 8 (3.09%) ASP.NET
18 7 (2.70%) Middleware
18 7 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.49%) VHDL
1 22 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.02%) Open Source
2 13 (5.02%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.02%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (3.47%) CMDB
4 9 (3.47%) PKI
5 7 (2.70%) Device Driver
5 7 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.32%) User Experience
6 6 (2.32%) Physics
7 5 (1.93%) Replication
8 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) Life Science
10 2 (0.77%) iPhone
10 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 87 (33.59%) Windows
2 29 (11.20%) CentOS
3 28 (10.81%) UNIX
4 20 (7.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (6.95%) SUSE
5 18 (6.95%) Debian
6 16 (6.18%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.09%) AIX
8 6 (2.32%) Android
8 6 (2.32%) HPUX
8 6 (2.32%) Solaris
9 5 (1.93%) zOS
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.54%) MVS
11 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.64%) Multithreading
3 68 (26.25%) Software Engineering
4 53 (20.46%) Performance Tuning
5 52 (20.08%) OO
6 48 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (16.60%) MVC
8 38 (14.67%) Mentoring
9 32 (12.36%) Cyber Security
10 26 (10.04%) Information Security
11 23 (8.88%) ITIL
12 20 (7.72%) Image Processing
13 19 (7.34%) Signal Processing
14 16 (6.18%) OOD
15 14 (5.41%) Coaching
16 13 (5.02%) Digital Signal Processing
16 13 (5.02%) TDD
16 13 (5.02%) Configuration Management
17 12 (4.63%) DevOps
17 12 (4.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (48.65%) Java
2 88 (33.98%) C++
3 79 (30.50%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.46%) SQL
5 51 (19.69%) C
6 45 (17.37%) C#
7 30 (11.58%) Python
8 15 (5.79%) MATLAB
8 15 (5.79%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.63%) PHP
10 10 (3.86%) Perl
10 10 (3.86%) Scala
11 9 (3.47%) Embedded C
11 9 (3.47%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.09%) Ruby
13 7 (2.70%) Jython
14 6 (2.32%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.93%) VC++
16 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.77%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 72 (27.80%) Degree
2 68 (26.25%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 20 (7.72%) PhD
5 6 (2.32%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.77%) HND
7 2 (0.77%) MCSE
7 2 (0.77%) ISEB
7 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.39%) GIAC
8 1 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) OCP
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MCP
8 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.86%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) WAI
3 1 (0.39%) COBIT
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.09%) Firmware
3 5 (1.93%) vSphere
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.77%) vCloud
5 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.39%) XenApp
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (6.18%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (1.93%) Puppet
2 5 (1.93%) OpenAM
3 4 (1.54%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 72 (27.80%) Oracle
2 31 (11.97%) VMware
2 31 (11.97%) Red Hat
3 25 (9.65%) Cisco
4 9 (3.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.09%) Adobe
6 6 (2.32%) BT
7 4 (1.54%) HP
8 3 (1.16%) CA
8 3 (1.16%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.77%) Citrix
9 2 (0.77%) Perforce
10 1 (0.39%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.39%) IBM
10 1 (0.39%) Dell
10 1 (0.39%) Nortel
10 1 (0.39%) Juniper
10 1 (0.39%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.39%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
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