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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 36 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 5.52% 8.43% 7.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 42.42% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 28
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 Reigate region.

Operating Systems Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 66 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 17.24% 19.88% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49 65 135
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reigate

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (54.05%) DNS
2 17 (45.95%) Perl
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) VMware
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) UNIX
6 11 (29.73%) Apache
6 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
6 11 (29.73%) LDAP
6 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
6 11 (29.73%) Squid
7 10 (27.03%) Puppet
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 10 (27.03%) OOP
7 10 (27.03%) OO
7 10 (27.03%) MySQL
7 10 (27.03%) Oracle
8 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
9 8 (21.62%) Xen
9 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
9 8 (21.62%) Nagios
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) OLTP
10 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (29.73%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) DNS
2 11 (29.73%) LDAP
2 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (18.92%) VLAN
4 5 (13.51%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) MRTG
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) MPLS
5 2 (5.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.92%) OLTP
3 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.70%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (21.62%) DBA
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Platform Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
2 6 (16.22%) CentOS
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) OOP
1 10 (27.03%) OO
2 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (13.51%) Security Management
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) BCP
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Perl
1 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
4 6 (16.22%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) OCP
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Squid
2 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) Xen
4 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Puppet
2 8 (21.62%) Nagios
3 6 (16.22%) Opsview
3 6 (16.22%) ZABBIX
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.41%) OpenView
5 2 (5.41%) Cacti
5 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) Juniper
6 4 (10.81%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.41%) Twitter
9 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
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