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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 35 46 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 3.27% 5.30% 11.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 28.30% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 22
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £37,800 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £77,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
63 53 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 22.91% 18.73% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 69
Average salary £41,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reigate

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) UNIX
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
4 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (50.00%) SDLC
6 13 (50.00%) OLTP
6 13 (50.00%) RDBMS
7 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (42.31%) Data Guard
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (38.46%) Oracle Clusterware
10 8 (30.77%) Windows
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall
11 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (15.38%) SAS Certification
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) SAS
11 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (15.38%) Base SAS
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) VLAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (50.00%) OLTP
3 13 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) Base SAS
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DBA
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (30.77%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) UNIX
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Security Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
3 12 (46.15%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SAS Certification
2 2 (7.69%) OCP
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Squid
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (42.31%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix