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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 101 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 12.31% 14.77% 17.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.05% 63.92% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 69 96 102
Average salary £45,000 £39,875 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,543
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
224 158 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.23% 23.10% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 203 148 197
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
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 2 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 83 (37.56%) Windows
2 79 (35.75%) Java
3 67 (30.32%) MySQL
4 59 (26.70%) C++
4 59 (26.70%) VMware
5 55 (24.89%) SQL
6 51 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 51 (23.08%) UNIX
7 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (22.17%) Oracle
9 48 (21.72%) Multithreading
10 47 (21.27%) Degree
10 47 (21.27%) HTML
10 47 (21.27%) SAN
11 41 (18.55%) Python
12 40 (18.10%) Cisco
12 40 (18.10%) Software Engineering
13 36 (16.29%) CSS
14 34 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (14.93%) Hadoop
16 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
16 31 (14.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 31 (14.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (13.57%) C
17 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
18 29 (13.12%) jQuery
19 28 (12.67%) CentOS
19 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 28 (12.67%) Apache
20 27 (12.22%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (12.67%) Apache
2 14 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.33%) SAS
2 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (4.52%) JBoss
4 8 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.71%) CMS
6 5 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.26%) WordPress
6 5 (2.26%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.36%) Liferay
8 2 (0.90%) Mule
8 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.27%) SAN
2 27 (12.22%) HTTP
3 22 (9.95%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.69%) DNS
4 17 (7.69%) DHCP
5 14 (6.33%) iSCSI
5 14 (6.33%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (5.88%) Firewall
6 13 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
7 12 (5.43%) RANAP
7 12 (5.43%) LTE
7 12 (5.43%) GSM
7 12 (5.43%) PBX
7 12 (5.43%) UMTS
7 12 (5.43%) RTP
8 8 (3.62%) SSL
8 8 (3.62%) NAS
9 6 (2.71%) Network Security
10 4 (1.81%) VPN
11 3 (1.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.32%) MySQL
2 33 (14.93%) Hadoop
3 22 (9.95%) Big Data
4 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.71%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.26%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.81%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (12.22%) Subversion
2 24 (10.86%) Maven
3 22 (9.95%) Eclipse
3 22 (9.95%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.79%) YourKit
5 14 (6.33%) GCC
6 13 (5.88%) GDB
6 13 (5.88%) Mercurial
7 12 (5.43%) Trac
8 7 (3.17%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.26%) JIRA
10 3 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.36%) Xdebug
10 3 (1.36%) Capybara
10 3 (1.36%) RSpec
10 3 (1.36%) JMeter
11 2 (0.90%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 27 (12.22%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.86%) Finance
3 5 (2.26%) Electronics
4 4 (1.81%) Legal
4 4 (1.81%) Banking
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Publishing
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 86 (38.91%) Developer
2 33 (14.93%) Java Developer
3 22 (9.95%) Software Engineer
4 17 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.79%) Analyst
6 13 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 13 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 11 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (4.98%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (4.52%) C++ Developer
9 9 (4.07%) Systems Support
9 9 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.62%) Linux Support
10 8 (3.62%) Technical Support
10 8 (3.62%) Consultant
10 8 (3.62%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (3.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (21.27%) HTML
2 36 (16.29%) CSS
3 29 (13.12%) jQuery
4 25 (11.31%) Lucene
4 25 (11.31%) Spring
5 24 (10.86%) Hibernate
5 24 (10.86%) Spring Integration
6 23 (10.41%) STL
7 18 (8.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 17 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 14 (6.33%) XML
10 13 (5.88%) Django
10 13 (5.88%) Regular Expression
11 11 (4.98%) Web Services
11 11 (4.98%) J2EE
12 7 (3.17%) .NET
13 6 (2.71%) Servlets
14 5 (2.26%) SOAP
14 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET
14 5 (2.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.98%) User Experience
3 10 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.52%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.07%) Open Source
5 7 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.26%) VHDL
7 4 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.36%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.36%) Life Science
9 2 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.90%) PKI
9 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.90%) Physics
10 1 (0.45%) PMI
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.45%) CMDB
10 1 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 83 (37.56%) Windows
2 51 (23.08%) UNIX
3 31 (14.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (14.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (12.67%) CentOS
4 28 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.24%) Ubuntu
6 14 (6.33%) SUSE
6 14 (6.33%) Debian
7 11 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.26%) zOS
9 3 (1.36%) AIX
9 3 (1.36%) Android
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.90%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.45%) HPUX
11 1 (0.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.72%) Multithreading
3 40 (18.10%) Software Engineering
4 34 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (12.22%) Cyber Security
6 25 (11.31%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (11.31%) OO
7 22 (9.95%) DevOps
8 19 (8.60%) ITIL
9 17 (7.69%) Change Management
9 17 (7.69%) MVC
10 15 (6.79%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.33%) Infrastructure Management
12 13 (5.88%) Software Testing
13 11 (4.98%) OOD
13 11 (4.98%) Analytics
14 10 (4.52%) Scrum
14 10 (4.52%) Information Security
15 6 (2.71%) Incident Management
15 6 (2.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.75%) Java
2 59 (26.70%) C++
3 55 (24.89%) SQL
4 51 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 41 (18.55%) Python
6 30 (13.57%) C
7 24 (10.86%) Perl
8 19 (8.60%) Shell Script
9 17 (7.69%) Ruby
9 17 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.33%) PHP
10 14 (6.33%) C#
11 10 (4.52%) MATLAB
12 8 (3.62%) AWK
12 8 (3.62%) sed
13 7 (3.17%) Embedded C
14 5 (2.26%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.26%) VC++
15 4 (1.81%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.36%) Jython
Qualifications
1 47 (21.27%) Degree
2 31 (14.03%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.86%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.79%) CCNA
5 14 (6.33%) CCA
5 14 (6.33%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (6.33%) MCSE
5 14 (6.33%) MCSA
5 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (6.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (6.33%) NCDA
6 11 (4.98%) PhD
7 3 (1.36%) VCP4
8 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) WAI
3 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (12.22%) vSphere
2 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.07%) vCloud
4 5 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.26%) Firmware
5 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.45%) Snort
6 1 (0.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (6.33%) Backup Exec
1 14 (6.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (3.17%) Puppet
3 5 (2.26%) OpenAM
4 2 (0.90%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.90%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.45%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 59 (26.70%) VMware
2 49 (22.17%) Oracle
3 40 (18.10%) Cisco
4 30 (13.57%) Microsoft
5 21 (9.50%) Red Hat
6 18 (8.14%) HP
7 14 (6.33%) CommVault
7 14 (6.33%) NetApp
7 14 (6.33%) EMC
7 14 (6.33%) Citrix
7 14 (6.33%) Symantec
8 6 (2.71%) BT
9 5 (2.26%) Adobe
10 3 (1.36%) Zend
10 3 (1.36%) Atmel
10 3 (1.36%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.36%) CA
11 2 (0.90%) F5
11 2 (0.90%) Perforce
11 2 (0.90%) Business Objects
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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