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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 9 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 6.73% 16.67% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.30% 50.00% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £34,800
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 Redhill region.

Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 23.77% 33.33% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 70
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Redhill

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (54.17%) UNIX
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (25.00%) Qualys
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.83%) NAS
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) CISSP
7 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) FileNet
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
1 2 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XSLT
2 2 (8.33%) XHTML
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) Dojo
2 2 (8.33%) YUI
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) Ext JS
2 2 (8.33%) JPA
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) CSS3
2 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) UNIX
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (25.00%) Qualys
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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