The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 47 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 5.56% 10.55% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.19% 30.88% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £65,000
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 Reigate region.

Operating Systems Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 68 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 18.40% 34.17% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 96
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Linux
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Linux Salary Trend in Reigate

Linux
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reigate

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 19 (55.88%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) UNIX
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 13 (38.24%) MySQL
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) PHP
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) Oracle
8 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (23.53%) LAN
9 8 (23.53%) WAN
9 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 8 (23.53%) Information Security
9 8 (23.53%) Web Development
9 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
10 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
10 7 (20.59%) Open Source
10 7 (20.59%) Memcached
10 7 (20.59%) Apache Hive
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.59%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) JMX
10 7 (20.59%) MapReduce
10 7 (20.59%) Redis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) LAN
2 8 (23.53%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) LDAP
4 3 (8.82%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) DMZ
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
3 7 (20.59%) Apache Hive
3 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (20.59%) Redis
3 7 (20.59%) Big Data
3 7 (20.59%) Couchbase
4 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Hudson
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Information Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) Memcached
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) JMX
2 7 (20.59%) Kafka
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) Django
3 6 (17.65%) jQuery
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 2 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Open Source
2 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) CentOS
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Information Security
1 8 (23.53%) Web Development
2 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (20.59%) MapReduce
3 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Web Design
3 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
4 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) BCP
5 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
6 6 (17.65%) Perl
7 4 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CEH
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) CISSP
1 1 (2.94%) GIAC
1 1 (2.94%) CISM
1 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Squid
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Qualys
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.94%) Tufin
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) AlgoSec
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