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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 45 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 2.78% 6.76% 6.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 40.35% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 22
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
39 57 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 12.04% 16.76% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 109
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reigate

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (68.97%) DNS
2 17 (58.62%) Perl
2 17 (58.62%) PHP
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) Apache
4 11 (37.93%) LDAP
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) Squid
5 10 (34.48%) Puppet
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 10 (34.48%) OOP
5 10 (34.48%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) MySQL
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (27.59%) Nagios
7 8 (27.59%) Xen
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) VLAN
8 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.69%) ZABBIX
9 6 (20.69%) CentOS
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Open Source
9 6 (20.69%) Opsview
9 6 (20.69%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (37.93%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) LDAP
2 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) VLAN
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) MRTG
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 2 (6.90%) MPLS
5 2 (6.90%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (20.69%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Platform Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Graduate
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Trainee
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
1 6 (20.69%) CentOS
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OOP
1 10 (34.48%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) Security Management
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) BCP
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Perl
1 17 (58.62%) PHP
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Squid
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) Xen
4 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) Nagios
3 6 (20.69%) ZABBIX
3 6 (20.69%) Opsview
4 2 (6.90%) OpenView
4 2 (6.90%) Cacti
4 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Juniper
6 4 (13.79%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago