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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 9.96% 3.41% 11.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.17% 28.57% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 23
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
77 21 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 31.95% 11.93% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 20 75
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Redhill

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (61.54%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 14 (35.90%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (33.33%) UNIX
4 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (30.77%) C#
6 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 8 (20.51%) Firewall
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) Apache
8 7 (17.95%) Finance
8 7 (17.95%) MySQL
9 6 (15.38%) Oracle
9 6 (15.38%) DNS
9 6 (15.38%) Perl
9 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
10 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
10 5 (12.82%) Degree
10 5 (12.82%) SQL
10 5 (12.82%) SAN
10 5 (12.82%) HP
10 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 4 (10.26%) Qualys
11 4 (10.26%) Information Security
11 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (17.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.69%) FileNet
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 5 (12.82%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) Kerberos
4 4 (10.26%) IPsec
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 2 (5.13%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.69%) Hudson
1 3 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Software Development Manager
3 10 (25.64%) Development Manager
3 10 (25.64%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) XSLT
2 3 (7.69%) XHTML
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) SOAP
2 3 (7.69%) JSON
2 3 (7.69%) Dojo
2 3 (7.69%) YUI
2 3 (7.69%) jQuery
2 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 3 (7.69%) JPA
2 3 (7.69%) HTML5
2 3 (7.69%) REST
2 3 (7.69%) CSS3
2 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (2.56%) HACMP
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 13 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
2 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.26%) Information Security
2 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (10.26%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) TDD
3 3 (7.69%) SOA
3 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 3 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) VC++
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
2 4 (10.26%) MCSA
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
2 4 (10.26%) CISSP
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.56%) Squid
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nagios
1 4 (10.26%) AppManager
1 4 (10.26%) SCOM
1 4 (10.26%) Cacti
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Qualys
4 4 (10.26%) EMC
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
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