The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surbiton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 13.04% 7.14% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 28.57% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £52,000 £49,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.58% +20.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surbiton region.

Operating Systems Category
Surbiton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 26.09% 25.00% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 7
Average salary £38,500 £48,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Surbiton

Linux
Salary Trend in Surbiton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Surbiton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Surbiton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Surbiton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Surbiton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surbiton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (58.82%) XHTML
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) J2EE
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Spring
3 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) SAP
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 7 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Java EE
5 7 (41.18%) BDD
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 6 (35.29%) Coaching
6 6 (35.29%) Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 6 (35.29%) RESTful
6 6 (35.29%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surbiton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surbiton 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 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Solr
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) SNMP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) DataStage
4 1 (5.88%) OLTP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) Ant
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) Toad
4 1 (5.88%) ERwin
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) Hudson
4 1 (5.88%) FishEye
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Technical Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Support
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Release Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) XHTML
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) J2EE
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) XML
1 10 (58.82%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 7 (41.18%) SOAP
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) Java EE
4 6 (35.29%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 4 (23.53%) XSLT
6 3 (17.65%) Velocity
6 3 (17.65%) JSF
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 7 (41.18%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) BDD
3 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 6 (35.29%) Coaching
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
4 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) AWK
5 3 (17.65%) Lua
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) HQL
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
1 3 (17.65%) Zenoss
1 3 (17.65%) Salt
1 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Endeca
4 3 (17.65%) hybris
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Informatica