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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 22.73% 37.29% 20.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 78.57% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
25 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 56.82% 47.46% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 27
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Surbiton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surbiton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Private Cloud
3 4 (33.33%) Varnish
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) Memcached

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surbiton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (16.67%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) SSH
3 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) git-flow
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Junior
1 4 (33.33%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Junior Embedded Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) C Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) LAMP
3 3 (25.00%) Memcached
4 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) CUDA
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 4 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Content Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Varnish
2 2 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) NFS
2 2 (16.67%) Snort
2 2 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) CFEngine
2 2 (16.67%) logstash
2 2 (16.67%) Nmap
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk