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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 461 446 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 11.90% 9.95% 11.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.00% 35.85% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 390 348 399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1246 1244 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.16% 27.76% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1076 1020
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,772 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +2 85 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Egham +46 66 £60,000 +130.76% 6
Reigate +11 41 £52,500 -19.23% 7
Leatherhead +4 39 £42,500 -27.96% 9
Redhill +10 27 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Staines +3 15 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Dorking +22 13 £52,500 +5.00%
Walton-on-Thames -5 10 £53,750 +2.38%
Camberley -20 10 £43,500 +52.63% 2
Woking -24 10 £52,500 +0.96% 2
Farnham -7 7 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Epsom -8 5 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Chertsey -5 3 £35,000 -10.25%
Thames Ditton -16 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Cobham - 1 £57,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 437 (44.91%) Windows
2 367 (37.72%) Unix
3 251 (25.80%) Java
4 242 (24.87%) SQL
5 234 (24.05%) VMware
6 231 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
7 224 (23.02%) JavaScript
8 212 (21.79%) Oracle
8 212 (21.79%) Cisco
9 206 (21.17%) Python
10 205 (21.07%) C++
11 196 (20.14%) Firewall
12 192 (19.73%) Perl
13 183 (18.81%) MySQL
14 175 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 170 (17.47%) HTML
15 170 (17.47%) Windows Server
16 158 (16.24%) Red Hat
16 158 (16.24%) Software Engineering
17 154 (15.83%) Degree
18 144 (14.80%) PHP
18 144 (14.80%) Microsoft
19 140 (14.39%) SDLC
20 137 (14.08%) OO
20 137 (14.08%) Puppet
21 132 (13.57%) Finance
22 127 (13.05%) Ruby
23 123 (12.64%) Bash Shell
23 123 (12.64%) Apache
24 121 (12.44%) WAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 123 (12.64%) Apache
2 70 (7.19%) MS Exchange
3 62 (6.37%) IIS
4 61 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (6.06%) Node.js
6 51 (5.24%) nginx
7 44 (4.52%) Skype for Business
8 32 (3.29%) Tomcat
9 29 (2.98%) WebLogic
10 22 (2.26%) OpenStack
11 20 (2.06%) JBoss
12 19 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (1.03%) CMS
15 8 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.82%) WordPress
16 7 (0.72%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.72%) Drupal
16 7 (0.72%) Joomla!
16 7 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 73 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.21%) InDesign
5 1 (0.10%) Maple
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) assyst
4 1 (0.10%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 72 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (2.26%) SaaS
4 21 (2.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 21 (2.16%) Amazon S3
5 19 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (1.13%) PaaS
8 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (0.72%) IaaS
10 5 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.31%) Office 365
12 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.10%) CloudBees
13 1 (0.10%) GitHub
13 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 196 (20.14%) Firewall
2 121 (12.44%) WAN
3 106 (10.89%) SAN
4 105 (10.79%) TCP/IP
5 99 (10.17%) DNS
6 97 (9.97%) LAN
7 73 (7.50%) VPN
8 71 (7.30%) Cisco ASA
9 59 (6.06%) VLAN
10 54 (5.55%) VoIP
11 51 (5.24%) DHCP
12 49 (5.04%) Internet
13 45 (4.62%) LDAP
14 37 (3.80%) HTTP
15 35 (3.60%) iSCSI
16 32 (3.29%) MPLS
17 30 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
18 28 (2.88%) BGP
19 27 (2.77%) OSPF
20 24 (2.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (18.81%) MySQL
2 115 (11.82%) MongoDB
3 112 (11.51%) SQL Server
4 79 (8.12%) NoSQL
5 71 (7.30%) Relational Database
6 68 (6.99%) Oracle Database
7 53 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 38 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (3.19%) RDBMS
11 29 (2.98%) Big Data
12 25 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (2.36%) Redis
14 18 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (1.85%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
17 14 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
18 9 (0.92%) OpenStack Swift
19 7 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 75 (7.71%) Git (software)
2 73 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 36 (3.70%) Selenium
4 28 (2.88%) Visual Studio
5 26 (2.67%) Vagrant
6 25 (2.57%) PHPUnit
7 24 (2.47%) ProC
8 22 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.16%) Clang
10 20 (2.06%) GCC
11 18 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.34%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.23%) Subversion
14 11 (1.13%) InstallShield
15 10 (1.03%) Maven
16 8 (0.82%) Ant
16 8 (0.82%) RSpec
17 7 (0.72%) JUnit
17 7 (0.72%) Protractor
17 7 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 132 (13.57%) Finance
2 98 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.98%) Automotive
4 27 (2.77%) Electronics
5 26 (2.67%) Marketing
6 25 (2.57%) Aerospace
7 22 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.64%) Banking
9 11 (1.13%) Law
10 9 (0.92%) Games
11 5 (0.51%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Billing
12 4 (0.41%) Retail
13 2 (0.21%) Advertising
13 2 (0.21%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Legal
14 1 (0.10%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 352 (36.18%) Developer
2 127 (13.05%) Linux Engineer
3 121 (12.44%) Administrator
4 118 (12.13%) C++ Developer
5 110 (11.31%) Systems Administrator
6 106 (10.89%) Software Developer
7 83 (8.53%) C++ Software Developer
8 72 (7.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 70 (7.19%) Senior Developer
10 58 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
11 56 (5.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 55 (5.65%) Linux Administrator
13 54 (5.55%) Network Engineer
14 53 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 48 (4.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 48 (4.93%) Support Engineer
16 47 (4.83%) PHP Developer
17 45 (4.62%) Analyst
18 42 (4.32%) Software Engineer
19 41 (4.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (17.47%) HTML
2 106 (10.89%) CSS
3 97 (9.97%) Web Services
4 73 (7.50%) LAMP
5 68 (6.99%) XML
6 61 (6.27%) jQuery
7 58 (5.96%) REST
8 57 (5.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 57 (5.86%) HTML5
9 55 (5.65%) STL
10 47 (4.83%) AngularJS
10 47 (4.83%) JSON
11 36 (3.70%) CSS3
12 34 (3.49%) .NET
13 33 (3.39%) Express
14 25 (2.57%) Symfony
15 23 (2.36%) Middleware
15 23 (2.36%) Yii
16 21 (2.16%) LEMP Stack
17 19 (1.95%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.13%) Data Centre
2 85 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 66 (6.78%) Clustering
4 54 (5.55%) User Experience
5 40 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 28 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.77%) Replication
9 25 (2.57%) EqualLogic
9 25 (2.57%) Management Information System
10 21 (2.16%) Mathematics
10 21 (2.16%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.85%) Driving Licence
11 18 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (1.64%) Data Structures
13 15 (1.54%) Cybercrime
13 15 (1.54%) PKI
14 13 (1.34%) EMC VMAX
14 13 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
15 11 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 437 (44.91%) Windows
2 367 (37.72%) Unix
3 170 (17.47%) Windows Server
4 104 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (9.76%) CentOS
6 94 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 79 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (5.24%) Solaris
9 50 (5.14%) Windows 7
10 47 (4.83%) Ubuntu
11 44 (4.52%) AIX
12 20 (2.06%) SUSE
13 19 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (1.85%) Windows 10
15 15 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
15 15 (1.54%) Windows 8
15 15 (1.54%) Windows XP
16 14 (1.44%) Android
17 13 (1.34%) Debian
18 11 (1.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (16.24%) Software Engineering
3 140 (14.39%) SDLC
4 137 (14.08%) OO
5 119 (12.23%) Open Source
6 112 (11.51%) ITIL
7 102 (10.48%) Configuration Management
8 89 (9.15%) DevOps
9 84 (8.63%) MVC
10 73 (7.50%) High Availability
11 70 (7.19%) TDD
12 66 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (6.68%) OOP
14 58 (5.96%) OOD
15 54 (5.55%) Load Balancing
16 48 (4.93%) Project Management
17 47 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
18 46 (4.73%) Migration
19 45 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
20 42 (4.32%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 251 (25.80%) Java
2 242 (24.87%) SQL
3 224 (23.02%) JavaScript
4 206 (21.17%) Python
5 205 (21.07%) C++
6 192 (19.73%) Perl
7 144 (14.80%) PHP
8 127 (13.05%) Ruby
9 123 (12.64%) Bash Shell
10 116 (11.92%) C
11 101 (10.38%) C#
12 66 (6.78%) PL/SQL
13 46 (4.73%) PowerShell
14 42 (4.32%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.44%) XPath
16 11 (1.13%) Embedded C++
17 10 (1.03%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.92%) ActionScript
18 9 (0.92%) Korn
18 9 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 154 (15.83%) Degree
2 115 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
3 99 (10.17%) CCNA
4 82 (8.43%) Security Cleared
5 70 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (6.99%) CCNP
7 64 (6.58%) MCSE
8 57 (5.86%) MCSA
9 52 (5.34%) MCP
10 49 (5.04%) SC Cleared
11 45 (4.62%) MCITP
12 20 (2.06%) CCSP
12 20 (2.06%) PhD
12 20 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (1.95%) CCDA
13 19 (1.95%) CCIP
14 17 (1.75%) DV Cleared
14 17 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (1.64%) ISEB
15 16 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.67%) QA
2 17 (1.75%) SLA
3 11 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.92%) PA-DSS
5 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.31%) COBIT
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.21%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.21%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.10%) FISMA
8 1 (0.10%) RMADS
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 175 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (11.41%) Active Directory
3 59 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 40 (4.11%) KVM
5 28 (2.88%) Xen
6 25 (2.57%) vSphere
7 24 (2.47%) Docker
8 20 (2.06%) vCloud
8 20 (2.06%) VMware ESX
9 18 (1.85%) VirtualBox
9 18 (1.85%) XenServer
10 17 (1.75%) iptables
11 16 (1.64%) Squid
12 14 (1.44%) NFS
13 11 (1.13%) Firmware
13 11 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.72%) Postfix
15 5 (0.51%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 3 (0.31%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 137 (14.08%) Puppet
2 83 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (5.55%) SCCM
4 46 (4.73%) Backup Exec
4 46 (4.73%) SCOM
5 43 (4.42%) Ansible
6 36 (3.70%) WSUS
7 27 (2.77%) Salt
8 21 (2.16%) Nagios
9 19 (1.95%) Hyperic
10 14 (1.44%) Zenoss
11 10 (1.03%) Cacti
12 8 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
13 7 (0.72%) Munin
14 6 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 5 (0.51%) Graphite
15 5 (0.51%) logstash
15 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 5 (0.51%) vMotion
Vendors
1 234 (24.05%) VMware
2 212 (21.79%) Cisco
2 212 (21.79%) Oracle
3 158 (16.24%) Red Hat
4 144 (14.80%) Microsoft
5 74 (7.61%) Citrix
6 72 (7.40%) Symantec
7 62 (6.37%) Dell
8 49 (5.04%) HP
9 38 (3.91%) Juniper
10 33 (3.39%) F5
11 32 (3.29%) Zend
12 30 (3.08%) CheckPoint
13 26 (2.67%) NetApp
14 25 (2.57%) EMC
14 25 (2.57%) SolarWinds
15 24 (2.47%) SAP
16 21 (2.16%) Percona
17 15 (1.54%) Veritas
18 14 (1.44%) IBM
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OT + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum £25,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus 10% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago