The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Specialist
Rank 213 215 230
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.020% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.021% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £53,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.23% +12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4862 4868 5463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.86% 95.66% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4026 3929 4701
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Specialist
South East

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux Specialist
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Linux Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat