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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 595 510 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.11% 10.03% 11.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.59% 36.53% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 496 469 536
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
1466 1396 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.30% 27.46% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1244 1330
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +3 101 £47,500 +11.76% 21
Leatherhead +26 89 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Staines +13 52 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Woking +14 50 £50,000 +19.04% 6
Egham +21 36 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Redhill +21 31 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Walton-on-Thames -10 16 £45,000 +38.46%
Reigate +17 12 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Chertsey -9 9 £40,000 -1.23%
Dorking +12 8 £38,250 +27.50%
Epsom +5 6 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Farnham +5 6 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Weybridge -2 3 £60,000 +49.06% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 2 £51,250 +62.69%
Godalming -7 2 £40,000 -6.97%
Camberley -22 1 £45,000 -11.33% 2
Addlestone - 1 £42,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 414 (37.36%) UNIX
2 374 (33.75%) Windows
3 288 (25.99%) Java
4 256 (23.10%) VMware
5 255 (23.01%) SQL
6 250 (22.56%) JavaScript
7 238 (21.48%) HTML
7 238 (21.48%) Oracle
8 236 (21.30%) C++
9 209 (18.86%) Red Hat
10 204 (18.41%) MySQL
11 201 (18.14%) Finance
11 201 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
12 194 (17.51%) Microsoft
13 189 (17.06%) CSS
14 170 (15.34%) Python
15 167 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 166 (14.98%) jQuery
17 164 (14.80%) Degree
17 164 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 158 (14.26%) Perl
19 157 (14.17%) Cisco
20 156 (14.08%) Software Engineering
21 151 (13.63%) PHP
22 150 (13.54%) SQL Server
23 149 (13.45%) Ruby
24 145 (13.09%) SDLC
25 138 (12.45%) WAN
26 131 (11.82%) C#
27 130 (11.73%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 100 (9.03%) Apache
2 61 (5.51%) MS Exchange
3 51 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (3.79%) Tomcat
5 35 (3.16%) IIS
5 35 (3.16%) Node.js
6 33 (2.98%) JBoss
7 30 (2.71%) CMS
8 29 (2.62%) Lync
9 25 (2.26%) WordPress
10 16 (1.44%) nginx
10 16 (1.44%) SAS
11 10 (0.90%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.90%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.81%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 93 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.18%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.36%) Magento
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.090%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.98%) SaaS
3 23 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.90%) Office 365
5 8 (0.72%) IaaS
6 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.45%) PaaS
9 2 (0.18%) Yammer
9 2 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.090%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.090%) Trello
10 1 (0.090%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 138 (12.45%) WAN
2 130 (11.73%) Firewall
3 117 (10.56%) LAN
4 112 (10.11%) SAN
5 83 (7.49%) TCP/IP
6 67 (6.05%) DNS
7 56 (5.05%) Internet
8 50 (4.51%) VoIP
9 48 (4.33%) DHCP
10 46 (4.15%) VLAN
11 44 (3.97%) VPN
12 39 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (2.44%) OSPF
13 27 (2.44%) BGP
14 25 (2.26%) HTTP
15 23 (2.08%) MPLS
16 19 (1.71%) NAS
16 19 (1.71%) Skype
17 18 (1.62%) iSCSI
18 17 (1.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (18.41%) MySQL
2 150 (13.54%) SQL Server
3 117 (10.56%) MongoDB
4 71 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 70 (6.32%) NoSQL
6 68 (6.14%) Oracle Database
7 65 (5.87%) Big Data
8 50 (4.51%) RDBMS
9 36 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (2.44%) Hadoop
12 19 (1.71%) Redis
13 16 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.35%) OLTP
14 15 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
16 13 (1.17%) SAP BI
16 13 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 101 (9.12%) Jenkins
2 78 (7.04%) Selenium
3 73 (6.59%) Git (software)
4 50 (4.51%) Subversion
5 43 (3.88%) RSpec
6 36 (3.25%) RubyGems
7 34 (3.07%) WATIR
8 25 (2.26%) PHPUnit
9 24 (2.17%) Maven
10 23 (2.08%) JIRA
11 18 (1.62%) Visual Studio
11 18 (1.62%) Eclipse
12 15 (1.35%) GCC
13 14 (1.26%) ProC
13 14 (1.26%) InstallShield
14 11 (0.99%) Clang
15 10 (0.90%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.72%) YourKit
17 6 (0.54%) Grunt
18 5 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 201 (18.14%) Finance
2 99 (8.94%) Telecoms
3 47 (4.24%) Marketing
4 25 (2.26%) Aerospace
5 22 (1.99%) Electronics
5 22 (1.99%) Banking
6 20 (1.81%) Automotive
7 14 (1.26%) Retail
8 12 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.45%) Law
11 4 (0.36%) Games
12 3 (0.27%) Military
12 3 (0.27%) Legal
13 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.090%) French Language
14 1 (0.090%) Advertising
14 1 (0.090%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 392 (35.38%) Developer
2 101 (9.12%) Administrator
3 91 (8.21%) Support Engineer
4 87 (7.85%) C++ Developer
4 87 (7.85%) Web Developer
5 86 (7.76%) Java Developer
6 80 (7.22%) Analyst
7 75 (6.77%) Software Engineer
8 73 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
9 65 (5.87%) Architect
10 64 (5.78%) PHP Developer
11 58 (5.23%) Software Developer
12 42 (3.79%) Network Engineer
12 42 (3.79%) DBA
12 42 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
13 41 (3.70%) Senior Developer
14 38 (3.43%) Automation Engineer
15 37 (3.34%) Oracle DBA
16 34 (3.07%) Team Leader
16 34 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (21.48%) HTML
2 189 (17.06%) CSS
3 166 (14.98%) jQuery
4 96 (8.66%) HTML5
5 85 (7.67%) Web Services
6 63 (5.69%) XML
7 60 (5.42%) CSS3
8 50 (4.51%) AngularJS
9 46 (4.15%) RESTful
10 42 (3.79%) Spring
11 41 (3.70%) REST
12 35 (3.16%) LAMP
13 33 (2.98%) STL
14 31 (2.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 30 (2.71%) JSON
16 28 (2.53%) .NET
17 27 (2.44%) Lucene
17 27 (2.44%) Symfony
18 23 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
19 22 (1.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 85 (7.67%) Clustering
4 62 (5.60%) Computer Science
5 45 (4.06%) Equities
6 43 (3.88%) Derivative
6 43 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
7 39 (3.52%) Mathematics
8 38 (3.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 37 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 30 (2.71%) Mobile App
11 29 (2.62%) Algorithms
12 20 (1.81%) User Experience
12 20 (1.81%) Replication
13 15 (1.35%) EqualLogic
14 14 (1.26%) Management Information System
15 13 (1.17%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.90%) LPAR
17 9 (0.81%) Data Structures
17 9 (0.81%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 414 (37.36%) UNIX
2 374 (33.75%) Windows
3 167 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 95 (8.57%) Solaris
5 74 (6.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (5.05%) AIX
6 56 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 40 (3.61%) CentOS
9 25 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (1.26%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.99%) SUSE
11 11 (0.99%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.63%) Android
14 7 (0.63%) Fedora
14 7 (0.63%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (14.08%) Software Engineering
3 145 (13.09%) SDLC
4 127 (11.46%) ITIL
5 96 (8.66%) Open Source
6 95 (8.57%) TDD
7 93 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (8.30%) MVC
9 84 (7.58%) OO
10 77 (6.95%) Scrum
11 74 (6.68%) Web Development
12 68 (6.14%) Test Automation
13 61 (5.51%) E-Commerce
14 59 (5.32%) OOP
14 59 (5.32%) Load Balancing
15 55 (4.96%) Configuration Management
16 43 (3.88%) Automation Testing
17 41 (3.70%) DevOps
17 41 (3.70%) Project Management
17 41 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 288 (25.99%) Java
2 255 (23.01%) SQL
3 250 (22.56%) JavaScript
4 236 (21.30%) C++
5 170 (15.34%) Python
6 158 (14.26%) Perl
7 151 (13.63%) PHP
8 149 (13.45%) Ruby
9 131 (11.82%) C#
10 96 (8.66%) C
10 96 (8.66%) Shell Script
11 71 (6.41%) Bash Shell
12 62 (5.60%) PL/SQL
13 32 (2.89%) PowerShell
14 29 (2.62%) Scala
15 21 (1.90%) Ada
16 20 (1.81%) Tcl
17 18 (1.62%) COBOL
18 17 (1.53%) MATLAB
18 17 (1.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 164 (14.80%) Degree
2 89 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 71 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (5.42%) SC Cleared
5 56 (5.05%) CCNA
6 42 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (3.43%) ISEB
8 37 (3.34%) CCNP
9 35 (3.16%) MCSE
10 31 (2.80%) MCP
11 30 (2.71%) ISTQB
12 29 (2.62%) MCSA
13 27 (2.44%) MCITP
14 21 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.17%) DV Cleared
16 12 (1.08%) CCSP
16 12 (1.08%) CCIP
16 12 (1.08%) CCDA
17 11 (0.99%) PhD
18 9 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.15%) QA
2 36 (3.25%) SLA
3 11 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 164 (14.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (6.77%) Active Directory
3 59 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.70%) XenApp
5 23 (2.08%) KVM
6 19 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (1.62%) vSphere
8 17 (1.53%) vCloud
9 15 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
10 11 (0.99%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.81%) XenServer
12 8 (0.72%) iptables
13 6 (0.54%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.45%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.45%) Xen
15 4 (0.36%) NFS
15 4 (0.36%) Docker
15 4 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 2 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 65 (5.87%) Puppet
2 40 (3.61%) Nagios
3 38 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (3.34%) Backup Exec
5 32 (2.89%) Data Guard
6 30 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 28 (2.53%) SCCM
8 27 (2.44%) SCOM
8 27 (2.44%) WSUS
9 25 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 23 (2.08%) Hyperic
11 17 (1.53%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
13 12 (1.08%) Ansible
14 10 (0.90%) Tivoli
15 8 (0.72%) Opsview
16 7 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 6 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
17 6 (0.54%) Vagrant
17 6 (0.54%) Cacti
Vendors
1 256 (23.10%) VMware
2 238 (21.48%) Oracle
3 209 (18.86%) Red Hat
4 194 (17.51%) Microsoft
5 157 (14.17%) Cisco
6 84 (7.58%) Citrix
7 76 (6.86%) NetApp
8 75 (6.77%) HP
9 63 (5.69%) IBM
10 57 (5.14%) Symantec
11 40 (3.61%) Zend
12 36 (3.25%) 3PAR
13 28 (2.53%) SAP
14 27 (2.44%) F5
15 22 (1.99%) EMC
16 21 (1.90%) Dell
17 20 (1.81%) Juniper
18 19 (1.71%) SolarWinds
19 17 (1.53%) Sun
19 17 (1.53%) CheckPoint
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, 25 days holiday, Life and
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000k + Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum £22,000 to £27,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + excellent benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, pension and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Teoco Corporation
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension + Free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 32000-40000 + Bands
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago