The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 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 Redhill region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 36 16 29
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 3.60% 10.49% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 28.85% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 8
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 18.02% 36.36% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 82
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Linux
Surrey

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Redhill region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Linux
Salary Trend in Redhill

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Redhill region.

Linux Salary Trend in Redhill

Linux
Salary Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Redhill

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 16 (66.67%) UNIX
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Qualys
4 8 (33.33%) Network Management
4 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) NAS
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redhill 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.

Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (33.33%) LAN
2 8 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Information Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Software Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) UNIX
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security
1 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 10 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Network Management
2 8 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Qualys
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago