The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 506 539 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 10.89% 11.56% 10.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.53% 42.58% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 429 490 467
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1385 1266 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.82% 27.16% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1144 1419
Average salary £41,125 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.44% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Surrey

Linux
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 138 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Camberley +20 25 £41,500 +38.33% 8
Staines -7 22 £52,500 -1.40% 3
Redhill -11 22 £46,250 -2.63%
Leatherhead -4 19 £40,250 +15.00% 6
Woking 0 17 £48,750 +8.33% 17
Weybridge -1 16 £46,250 +68.18%
Reigate -37 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Dorking -16 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Chertsey - 9 £44,000 -
Egham -21 8 £32,000 -24.70%
Walton-on-Thames -5 7 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Farnham +8 6 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Thames Ditton - 5 £30,000 -
Godalming +8 4 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Epsom -4 4 £46,250 +2.77%
Addlestone - 3 £60,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 385 (38.16%) Windows
2 345 (34.19%) Java
3 297 (29.44%) Oracle
4 284 (28.15%) UNIX
5 272 (26.96%) MySQL
6 230 (22.79%) SQL
7 229 (22.70%) JavaScript
8 217 (21.51%) Degree
9 209 (20.71%) HTML
10 207 (20.52%) C++
11 200 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
12 184 (18.24%) Red Hat
13 167 (16.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 164 (16.25%) Finance
15 162 (16.06%) CSS
16 158 (15.66%) Security Cleared
17 151 (14.97%) Apache
18 147 (14.57%) VMware
19 146 (14.47%) Python
20 136 (13.48%) Software Engineering
21 134 (13.28%) Performance Tuning
22 133 (13.18%) Perl
23 131 (12.98%) PHP
24 130 (12.88%) Web Services
24 130 (12.88%) SAN
25 126 (12.49%) Multithreading
26 123 (12.19%) jQuery
27 119 (11.79%) Puppet
28 118 (11.69%) C#
29 112 (11.10%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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
1 151 (14.97%) Apache
2 72 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 69 (6.84%) JBoss
4 35 (3.47%) IIS
5 29 (2.87%) MS Exchange
6 28 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 19 (1.88%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.78%) Node.js
8 18 (1.78%) WordPress
9 17 (1.68%) CMS
10 16 (1.59%) SharePoint
11 14 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (1.09%) nginx
12 11 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (0.99%) SAS
14 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.69%) Drupal
16 6 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 52 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.07%) MS Office
3 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.099%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.27%) SaaS
3 21 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.88%) PaaS
4 19 (1.88%) IaaS
5 18 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.59%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.50%) ElastiCache
9 4 (0.40%) Office 365
9 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 130 (12.88%) SAN
2 100 (9.91%) TCP/IP
3 98 (9.71%) HTTP
4 91 (9.02%) Firewall
5 89 (8.82%) DNS
6 68 (6.74%) Internet
7 49 (4.86%) DHCP
8 45 (4.46%) WAN
9 40 (3.96%) LAN
10 36 (3.57%) VPN
11 27 (2.68%) LDAP
11 27 (2.68%) SSL
12 24 (2.38%) VoIP
13 22 (2.18%) NAS
14 20 (1.98%) SNMP
15 19 (1.88%) LTE
16 17 (1.68%) VLAN
16 17 (1.68%) IPv4
16 17 (1.68%) IPv6
16 17 (1.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (26.96%) MySQL
2 102 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 85 (8.42%) Oracle Database
4 74 (7.33%) Hadoop
5 39 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 39 (3.87%) Big Data
6 35 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 27 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 24 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 22 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (1.78%) NoSQL
11 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.19%) DB2
14 12 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
15 11 (1.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 77 (7.63%) Maven
2 73 (7.23%) Eclipse
3 68 (6.74%) Subversion
4 62 (6.14%) Git (software)
5 47 (4.66%) YourKit
6 45 (4.46%) Selenium
7 44 (4.36%) Jenkins
8 41 (4.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 34 (3.37%) JMeter
10 29 (2.87%) GCC
10 29 (2.87%) QuickTest Pro
11 28 (2.78%) GDB
12 25 (2.48%) Ant
13 22 (2.18%) Visual Studio
14 13 (1.29%) JIRA
14 13 (1.29%) Trac
15 12 (1.19%) Mercurial
16 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
16 9 (0.89%) PhantomJS
16 9 (0.89%) CasperJS
General
1 164 (16.25%) Finance
2 52 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 40 (3.96%) Banking
4 36 (3.57%) Marketing
5 15 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 15 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.29%) French Language
6 13 (1.29%) Legal
7 12 (1.19%) Retail
8 11 (1.09%) Electronics
9 10 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.89%) German Language
10 9 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.50%) Games
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.20%) Military
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 316 (31.32%) Developer
2 123 (12.19%) Java Developer
3 88 (8.72%) Administrator
4 83 (8.23%) Analyst
5 75 (7.43%) Support Engineer
6 72 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 70 (6.94%) C++ Developer
8 61 (6.05%) Consultant
9 58 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
10 52 (5.15%) DBA
11 51 (5.05%) Software Engineer
12 50 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
13 47 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 39 (3.87%) Software Developer
14 39 (3.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 37 (3.67%) Architect
15 37 (3.67%) Tester
16 36 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
17 35 (3.47%) Web Developer
18 34 (3.37%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (20.71%) HTML
2 162 (16.06%) CSS
3 130 (12.88%) Web Services
4 123 (12.19%) jQuery
5 99 (9.81%) Spring
6 93 (9.22%) Hibernate
7 66 (6.54%) J2EE
8 62 (6.14%) Spring MVC
8 62 (6.14%) .NET
8 62 (6.14%) Lucene
9 55 (5.45%) XML
10 53 (5.25%) Spring Integration
11 52 (5.15%) STL
12 45 (4.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 42 (4.16%) HTML5
14 28 (2.78%) ASP.NET
14 28 (2.78%) CSS3
15 27 (2.68%) AngularJS
15 27 (2.68%) Ajax
16 26 (2.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.75%) Open Source
4 57 (5.65%) Mathematics
5 41 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 36 (3.57%) VHDL
6 36 (3.57%) Replication
7 33 (3.27%) Clustering
8 30 (2.97%) Visualisation
9 29 (2.87%) Physics
9 29 (2.87%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.78%) Life Science
11 27 (2.68%) CMDB
12 20 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
13 14 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.39%) Chemistry
14 12 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
15 11 (1.09%) Device Driver
16 10 (0.99%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 385 (38.16%) Windows
2 284 (28.15%) UNIX
3 167 (16.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 112 (11.10%) Solaris
5 77 (7.63%) CentOS
6 71 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (6.05%) AIX
8 57 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (3.67%) Ubuntu
11 34 (3.37%) Mac OS X
12 28 (2.78%) SUSE
13 23 (2.28%) Windows 7
13 23 (2.28%) Debian
14 20 (1.98%) HPUX
15 14 (1.39%) Android
16 10 (0.99%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.89%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (13.48%) Software Engineering
3 134 (13.28%) Performance Tuning
4 126 (12.49%) Multithreading
5 109 (10.80%) OO
5 109 (10.80%) ITIL
6 98 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (9.22%) MVC
8 78 (7.73%) Mentoring
9 66 (6.54%) Information Security
10 59 (5.85%) Configuration Management
11 54 (5.35%) TDD
11 54 (5.35%) DevOps
12 44 (4.36%) Project Management
12 44 (4.36%) Service Management
13 43 (4.26%) E-Commerce
14 41 (4.06%) Cyber Security
15 38 (3.77%) Problem Management
16 33 (3.27%) Scrum
17 32 (3.17%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 345 (34.19%) Java
2 230 (22.79%) SQL
3 229 (22.70%) JavaScript
4 207 (20.52%) C++
5 146 (14.47%) Python
6 133 (13.18%) Perl
7 131 (12.98%) PHP
8 118 (11.69%) C#
9 103 (10.21%) C
10 93 (9.22%) Bash Shell
11 83 (8.23%) Shell Script
12 65 (6.44%) Ruby
13 54 (5.35%) PL/SQL
14 34 (3.37%) MATLAB
15 19 (1.88%) Scala
16 14 (1.39%) VB
17 12 (1.19%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.99%) T-SQL
18 10 (0.99%) Ada
18 10 (0.99%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 217 (21.51%) Degree
2 158 (15.66%) Security Cleared
3 83 (8.23%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.96%) PhD
4 40 (3.96%) ISEB
5 33 (3.27%) DV Cleared
6 23 (2.28%) Oracle Certification
7 18 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 14 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.29%) CISSP
10 12 (1.19%) MCSE
11 11 (1.09%) RHCE
12 9 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
12 9 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.79%) MCSA
13 8 (0.79%) CCNA
13 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.50%) MCITP
14 5 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.37%) QA
2 27 (2.68%) SLA
3 12 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.99%) GLP
5 9 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.69%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.69%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.099%) COBIT
7 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 102 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (5.85%) Active Directory
3 43 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 36 (3.57%) vSphere
5 21 (2.08%) Firmware
6 20 (1.98%) vCloud
7 19 (1.88%) NFS
8 18 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (1.59%) XenApp
10 14 (1.39%) Samba
10 14 (1.39%) VMware ESX
11 11 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 9 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.89%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.79%) KVM
14 6 (0.59%) Veritas File System
14 6 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.50%) Sendmail
15 5 (0.50%) Squid
16 4 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 119 (11.79%) Puppet
2 77 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (3.67%) Nagios
4 34 (3.37%) Data Guard
5 21 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 20 (1.98%) Red Hat Satellite
7 18 (1.78%) Cacti
8 16 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (1.49%) Backup Exec
10 12 (1.19%) Salt
10 12 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
11 10 (0.99%) Ansible
12 9 (0.89%) Legato
13 8 (0.79%) OpenView
13 8 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.79%) Control-M
13 8 (0.79%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.79%) logstash
13 8 (0.79%) Zenoss
13 8 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 297 (29.44%) Oracle
2 184 (18.24%) Red Hat
3 147 (14.57%) VMware
4 111 (11.00%) Microsoft
5 79 (7.83%) Cisco
6 62 (6.14%) HP
7 43 (4.26%) Citrix
8 38 (3.77%) IBM
9 34 (3.37%) EMC
10 32 (3.17%) Sun
11 24 (2.38%) CheckPoint
12 22 (2.18%) NetApp
13 18 (1.78%) Dell
13 18 (1.78%) Qualys
14 17 (1.68%) Veritas
15 16 (1.59%) Symantec
16 14 (1.39%) Adobe
17 13 (1.29%) F5
17 13 (1.29%) 3PAR
17 13 (1.29%) Juniper
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
DCV Technologies
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits and Training and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000 + 20% Shift (£31K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £24,000 + 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30-£50K depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago