The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 39 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 11.36% 3.24% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.93% 19.44% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 15
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £50,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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 Redhill region.

Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
111 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 40.66% 16.67% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 109 35 56
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Redhill

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 38 (74.51%) C++
1 38 (74.51%) Software Engineering
2 27 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
3 25 (49.02%) Systems Analysis
4 20 (39.22%) C#
5 19 (37.25%) Java
6 14 (27.45%) Windows
6 14 (27.45%) Finance
7 13 (25.49%) SDLC
8 11 (21.57%) UNIX
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle
9 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
9 10 (19.61%) ITIL
9 10 (19.61%) OLTP
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
9 10 (19.61%) Embedded C++
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (19.61%) Data Guard
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
9 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle Clusterware
10 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
11 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
12 5 (9.80%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) VoIP
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) OLTP
1 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database 12c
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
1 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 20 (39.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) DBA
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (15.69%) Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 27 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) UNIX
3 4 (7.84%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Software Engineering
2 25 (49.02%) Systems Analysis
3 13 (25.49%) SDLC
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) C++
2 20 (39.22%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) Java
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
5 10 (19.61%) Embedded C++
5 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.80%) C
7 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) OCP
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (7.84%) XenServer
2 4 (7.84%) Xen
2 4 (7.84%) iptables
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle RMAN
1 10 (19.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Apple