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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 515 521 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.02% 11.18% 10.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.22% 42.25% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 437 476 457
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £57,500 £56,000
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
1422 1233 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.44% 26.46% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1105 1400
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 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 30 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 +9 146 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Camberley +25 33 £36,500 -24.35% 8
Staines -6 23 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Redhill -10 20 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Leatherhead -4 18 £40,500 +5.88% 5
Weybridge +4 17 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Woking +4 16 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Dorking -14 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Reigate -37 10 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Egham -11 9 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Chertsey - 9 £44,000 -
Farnham +10 7 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Walton-on-Thames -5 6 £45,000 +66.66%
Addlestone - 5 £50,000 -
Godalming +9 3 £24,000 -48.10% 1
Epsom -3 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Thames Ditton - 3 £30,000 -
Shepperton -3 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 396 (38.52%) Windows
2 336 (32.68%) Java
3 290 (28.21%) UNIX
4 286 (27.82%) Oracle
5 277 (26.95%) MySQL
6 226 (21.98%) SQL
7 225 (21.89%) JavaScript
8 214 (20.82%) Degree
9 207 (20.14%) HTML
10 204 (19.84%) C++
11 195 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
12 181 (17.61%) Red Hat
13 167 (16.25%) Finance
14 162 (15.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 159 (15.47%) VMware
15 159 (15.47%) CSS
16 158 (15.37%) Apache
17 149 (14.49%) Python
18 145 (14.11%) Security Cleared
19 139 (13.52%) Perl
20 137 (13.33%) Software Engineering
21 136 (13.23%) PHP
22 132 (12.84%) Web Services
22 132 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
23 128 (12.45%) SAN
24 123 (11.96%) Multithreading
25 121 (11.77%) jQuery
26 118 (11.48%) Puppet
26 118 (11.48%) Microsoft
27 113 (10.99%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 158 (15.37%) Apache
2 71 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 68 (6.61%) JBoss
4 36 (3.50%) IIS
5 31 (3.02%) MS Exchange
6 26 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 21 (2.04%) WordPress
7 21 (2.04%) WebLogic
8 20 (1.95%) CMS
9 19 (1.85%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.65%) Node.js
11 16 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (1.07%) SAS
12 11 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.07%) Drupal
12 11 (1.07%) nginx
13 10 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.78%) GlassFish
15 8 (0.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 49 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.11%) MS Office
3 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.19%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.097%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.31%) SaaS
3 23 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (1.75%) IaaS
4 18 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.65%) PaaS
6 16 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.49%) Office 365
8 5 (0.49%) ElastiCache
8 5 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 128 (12.45%) SAN
2 109 (10.60%) TCP/IP
3 99 (9.63%) HTTP
3 99 (9.63%) DNS
4 93 (9.05%) Firewall
5 65 (6.32%) Internet
6 56 (5.45%) DHCP
7 49 (4.77%) WAN
8 43 (4.18%) LAN
9 34 (3.31%) VPN
10 29 (2.82%) SSL
11 27 (2.63%) LDAP
12 25 (2.43%) VoIP
13 21 (2.04%) SNMP
13 21 (2.04%) LTE
14 19 (1.85%) NAS
15 18 (1.75%) IPsec
16 17 (1.65%) VLAN
16 17 (1.65%) Asterisk PBX
16 17 (1.65%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (26.95%) MySQL
2 99 (9.63%) SQL Server
3 80 (7.78%) Oracle Database
4 70 (6.81%) Hadoop
5 37 (3.60%) Big Data
6 32 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 27 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 20 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 19 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.46%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (1.07%) Oracle OLAP
14 11 (1.07%) DB2
14 11 (1.07%) OLAP
14 11 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (7.00%) Maven
2 67 (6.52%) Eclipse
3 65 (6.32%) Subversion
3 65 (6.32%) Git (software)
4 44 (4.28%) YourKit
5 43 (4.18%) Jenkins
6 42 (4.09%) Selenium
7 41 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (3.31%) JMeter
9 30 (2.92%) GCC
10 29 (2.82%) GDB
10 29 (2.82%) QuickTest Pro
11 23 (2.24%) Ant
12 22 (2.14%) Visual Studio
13 14 (1.36%) Trac
14 13 (1.26%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.26%) JIRA
15 9 (0.88%) TeamCity
16 8 (0.78%) PhantomJS
16 8 (0.78%) CasperJS
General
1 167 (16.25%) Finance
2 59 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 39 (3.79%) Banking
4 38 (3.70%) Marketing
5 17 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.26%) French Language
8 12 (1.17%) Electronics
9 11 (1.07%) Legal
9 11 (1.07%) Retail
10 10 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.88%) German Language
11 9 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.58%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.49%) Games
14 4 (0.39%) Publishing
14 4 (0.39%) Automotive
15 3 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 313 (30.45%) Developer
2 117 (11.38%) Java Developer
3 90 (8.75%) Administrator
4 85 (8.27%) Analyst
5 80 (7.78%) Support Engineer
6 76 (7.39%) Systems Administrator
7 67 (6.52%) C++ Developer
8 62 (6.03%) Consultant
9 61 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
10 60 (5.84%) Linux Administrator
11 53 (5.16%) Software Engineer
11 53 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (4.57%) DBA
13 42 (4.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 39 (3.79%) Software Developer
15 36 (3.50%) Architect
15 36 (3.50%) Tester
15 36 (3.50%) Support Analyst
16 34 (3.31%) Web Developer
17 32 (3.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (20.14%) HTML
2 159 (15.47%) CSS
3 132 (12.84%) Web Services
4 121 (11.77%) jQuery
5 94 (9.14%) Spring
6 90 (8.75%) Hibernate
7 66 (6.42%) J2EE
8 61 (5.93%) XML
9 60 (5.84%) .NET
9 60 (5.84%) Lucene
10 58 (5.64%) Spring MVC
11 52 (5.06%) STL
12 50 (4.86%) Spring Integration
13 45 (4.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 42 (4.09%) HTML5
15 29 (2.82%) ASP.NET
15 29 (2.82%) Ajax
16 28 (2.72%) AngularJS
17 27 (2.63%) REST
17 27 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.30%) Computer Science
2 65 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (5.93%) Open Source
4 53 (5.16%) Mathematics
5 40 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.40%) Replication
7 34 (3.31%) Clustering
7 34 (3.31%) VHDL
8 30 (2.92%) Visualisation
9 28 (2.72%) Life Science
10 27 (2.63%) Physics
11 26 (2.53%) CMDB
12 22 (2.14%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
14 16 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.46%) Chemistry
16 13 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
17 12 (1.17%) Mobile App
18 10 (0.97%) Biology
18 10 (0.97%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 396 (38.52%) Windows
2 290 (28.21%) UNIX
3 162 (15.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 113 (10.99%) Solaris
5 83 (8.07%) CentOS
6 79 (7.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 61 (5.93%) AIX
9 49 (4.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (4.28%) Ubuntu
11 35 (3.40%) Mac OS X
12 31 (3.02%) SUSE
13 29 (2.82%) Debian
14 22 (2.14%) Windows 7
15 18 (1.75%) HPUX
16 16 (1.56%) Android
17 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.88%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.88%) Windows XP
19 8 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 132 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
4 123 (11.96%) Multithreading
5 111 (10.80%) ITIL
6 110 (10.70%) OO
7 94 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (8.95%) MVC
9 74 (7.20%) Mentoring
10 64 (6.23%) Information Security
11 58 (5.64%) DevOps
12 55 (5.35%) Configuration Management
13 53 (5.16%) TDD
14 46 (4.47%) Service Management
15 45 (4.38%) Project Management
16 44 (4.28%) E-Commerce
17 43 (4.18%) Cyber Security
18 37 (3.60%) Problem Management
19 35 (3.40%) Scrum
20 33 (3.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 336 (32.68%) Java
2 226 (21.98%) SQL
3 225 (21.89%) JavaScript
4 204 (19.84%) C++
5 149 (14.49%) Python
6 139 (13.52%) Perl
7 136 (13.23%) PHP
8 111 (10.80%) C#
9 99 (9.63%) C
10 92 (8.95%) Bash Shell
11 85 (8.27%) Shell Script
12 68 (6.61%) Ruby
13 50 (4.86%) PL/SQL
14 31 (3.02%) MATLAB
15 20 (1.95%) Scala
16 14 (1.36%) VB
17 13 (1.26%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.17%) PHP5
19 9 (0.88%) VC++
20 8 (0.78%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 214 (20.82%) Degree
2 145 (14.11%) Security Cleared
3 79 (7.68%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.89%) PhD
4 40 (3.89%) ISEB
5 32 (3.11%) DV Cleared
6 23 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
7 18 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.36%) MCSE
10 13 (1.26%) CISSP
11 12 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.07%) CCNA
12 11 (1.07%) RHCE
13 10 (0.97%) MCSA
14 8 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
14 8 (0.78%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.58%) MCITP
15 6 (0.58%) CCNP
16 5 (0.49%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.31%) QA
2 27 (2.63%) SLA
3 11 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.97%) GLP
5 8 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.49%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.097%) WAI
8 1 (0.097%) COBIT
System Software
1 105 (10.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 39 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
3 39 (3.79%) vSphere
4 21 (2.04%) vCloud
5 19 (1.85%) NFS
6 18 (1.75%) Firmware
7 17 (1.65%) XenApp
8 16 (1.56%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.36%) Samba
10 12 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (0.97%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.97%) Hyper-V
13 9 (0.88%) KVM
14 6 (0.58%) Veritas File System
14 6 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.49%) Sendmail
15 5 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 118 (11.48%) Puppet
2 75 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (3.89%) Nagios
4 30 (2.92%) Data Guard
5 24 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 21 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 19 (1.85%) Cacti
8 16 (1.56%) Backup Exec
9 14 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (1.17%) Salt
11 11 (1.07%) HP Data Protector
12 10 (0.97%) Ansible
13 9 (0.88%) SCCM
13 9 (0.88%) SCOM
13 9 (0.88%) Legato
14 8 (0.78%) OpenView
14 8 (0.78%) AppManager
14 8 (0.78%) Control-M
14 8 (0.78%) Zenoss
14 8 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 286 (27.82%) Oracle
2 181 (17.61%) Red Hat
3 159 (15.47%) VMware
4 118 (11.48%) Microsoft
5 90 (8.75%) Cisco
6 64 (6.23%) HP
7 48 (4.67%) Citrix
8 38 (3.70%) IBM
9 37 (3.60%) Sun
10 36 (3.50%) EMC
11 23 (2.24%) CheckPoint
11 23 (2.24%) NetApp
12 19 (1.85%) Dell
13 18 (1.75%) Qualys
13 18 (1.75%) F5
14 17 (1.65%) Veritas
14 17 (1.65%) Symantec
15 15 (1.46%) 3PAR
15 15 (1.46%) Websense
16 14 (1.36%) Blue Coat
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000 - 50,000 + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 (inc On Call) + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago