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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 1 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 40.28% 12.28% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.44% 18.92% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 1
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
43 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surbiton 59.72% 64.91% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 12
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 22 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Surbiton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surbiton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
2 22 (64.71%) UNIX
3 16 (47.06%) Apache
4 15 (44.12%) MySQL
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 13 (38.24%) CSS
6 13 (38.24%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 13 (38.24%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) XHTML
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) Spring
7 12 (35.29%) hybris
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) J2EE
7 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (32.35%) Solaris
8 11 (32.35%) Apache Solr
9 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 10 (29.41%) Oracle
9 10 (29.41%) Ant
9 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
10 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
10 9 (26.47%) TDD
10 9 (26.47%) Java EE
11 8 (23.53%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surbiton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
2 16 (47.06%) Apache
3 11 (32.35%) Apache Solr
4 3 (8.82%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) BIG-IP
2 6 (17.65%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Ant
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.71%) JUnit
4 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) Mockito
6 1 (2.94%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) FishEye
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Administrator
3 9 (26.47%) Technical Leader
3 9 (26.47%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Technical Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) UNIX Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Java Technical Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Java Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
1 13 (38.24%) CSS
1 13 (38.24%) XML
1 13 (38.24%) XHTML
1 13 (38.24%) Spring
2 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
2 12 (35.29%) J2EE
3 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) Java EE
4 7 (20.59%) JSP
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
5 6 (17.65%) Velocity
5 6 (17.65%) RESTful
6 5 (14.71%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) JSF
8 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) DTV
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) UNIX
2 11 (32.35%) Solaris
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 9 (26.47%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
4 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (20.59%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) Coaching
6 6 (17.65%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps
9 3 (8.82%) Line Management
9 3 (8.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 9 (26.47%) Perl
6 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
7 6 (17.65%) PHP
8 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.88%) Python
9 2 (5.88%) AWK
9 2 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (5.88%) Lua
10 1 (2.94%) HQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.88%) Zenoss
3 2 (5.88%) Nagios
3 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
1 12 (35.29%) hybris
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Endeca
4 4 (11.76%) SAP
5 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp