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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 556 487 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.64% 9.84% 11.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.37% 34.61% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 458 437 499
Average salary £47,750 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.40% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1488 1407 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.83% 28.44% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1237 1182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Leatherhead +28 100 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Guildford -2 93 £45,000 +4.04% 10
Staines +18 49 £60,000 -5.88% 3
Egham +36 44 £45,000 +69.81% 2
Woking +6 32 £47,500 +15.85%
Walton-on-Thames -9 21 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Redhill 0 16 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Dorking +17 12 £41,500 +7.09%
Reigate +12 9 £42,750 +0.58% 2
Chertsey -12 8 £43,250 +6.79% 1
Camberley -18 5 £50,000 +8.69% 3
Epsom -4 3 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £47,500 -
Weybridge +1 2 - - 3
Farnham -1 2 - -
Godalming -9 2 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Esher - 2 £57,500 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 427 (38.43%) UNIX
2 401 (36.09%) Windows
3 272 (24.48%) Java
4 267 (24.03%) VMware
5 257 (23.13%) JavaScript
6 255 (22.95%) SQL
7 246 (22.14%) HTML
8 230 (20.70%) C++
9 224 (20.16%) Oracle
10 214 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
11 198 (17.82%) MySQL
12 188 (16.92%) CSS
13 185 (16.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 183 (16.47%) Red Hat
15 179 (16.11%) Finance
15 179 (16.11%) Microsoft
16 173 (15.57%) Cisco
16 173 (15.57%) Python
17 172 (15.48%) jQuery
18 162 (14.58%) Ruby
19 157 (14.13%) Firewall
20 154 (13.86%) PHP
21 152 (13.68%) SQL Server
21 152 (13.68%) WAN
21 152 (13.68%) Degree
22 148 (13.32%) Software Engineering
22 148 (13.32%) SDLC
23 147 (13.23%) Perl
24 144 (12.96%) ITIL
24 144 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 97 (8.73%) Apache
2 70 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 62 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (4.50%) IIS
5 47 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (4.14%) Node.js
7 41 (3.69%) Tomcat
8 39 (3.51%) Lync
9 30 (2.70%) CMS
10 28 (2.52%) JBoss
11 25 (2.25%) WordPress
12 23 (2.07%) nginx
13 17 (1.53%) WebLogic
14 16 (1.44%) SAS
15 12 (1.08%) Apache Spark
16 9 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (0.81%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.72%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
18 7 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 82 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.090%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.090%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.36%) Magento
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.090%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 79 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.15%) SaaS
3 22 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.81%) Office 365
4 9 (0.81%) IaaS
5 6 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.54%) PaaS
6 3 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.090%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 157 (14.13%) Firewall
2 152 (13.68%) WAN
3 131 (11.79%) LAN
4 124 (11.16%) SAN
5 87 (7.83%) TCP/IP
6 83 (7.47%) DNS
7 74 (6.66%) Internet
8 58 (5.22%) VPN
9 55 (4.95%) DHCP
10 52 (4.68%) VoIP
11 48 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (3.87%) VLAN
13 29 (2.61%) HTTP
13 29 (2.61%) Skype
14 27 (2.43%) OSPF
14 27 (2.43%) BGP
15 25 (2.25%) MPLS
16 22 (1.98%) IPsec
17 21 (1.89%) LDAP
18 18 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (17.82%) MySQL
2 152 (13.68%) SQL Server
3 117 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 78 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 75 (6.75%) NoSQL
6 60 (5.40%) Big Data
7 57 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 48 (4.32%) RDBMS
9 47 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (3.06%) Hadoop
12 23 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (1.98%) Redis
14 19 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.62%) OLTP
16 15 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
18 13 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
19 11 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
19 11 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 126 (11.34%) Jenkins
2 101 (9.09%) Selenium
3 79 (7.11%) Git (software)
4 53 (4.77%) RSpec
5 48 (4.32%) Subversion
6 37 (3.33%) WATIR
7 32 (2.88%) PHPUnit
8 31 (2.79%) RubyGems
9 23 (2.07%) Maven
10 22 (1.98%) JIRA
11 20 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 19 (1.71%) Visual Studio
13 15 (1.35%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.35%) GCC
14 14 (1.26%) Clang
15 13 (1.17%) ProC
15 13 (1.17%) InstallShield
16 9 (0.81%) YourKit
17 6 (0.54%) JUnit
18 5 (0.45%) Grunt
General
1 179 (16.11%) Finance
2 95 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 44 (3.96%) Marketing
4 24 (2.16%) Electronics
5 18 (1.62%) Aerospace
6 14 (1.26%) Automotive
7 13 (1.17%) Retail
8 12 (1.08%) Banking
8 12 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.72%) Law
10 8 (0.72%) Games
11 4 (0.36%) Advertising
12 3 (0.27%) Military
13 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (35.10%) Developer
2 101 (9.09%) Administrator
3 98 (8.82%) C++ Developer
4 89 (8.01%) Web Developer
5 88 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 81 (7.29%) Support Engineer
7 78 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 76 (6.84%) Analyst
9 73 (6.57%) Software Engineer
10 71 (6.39%) Architect
11 58 (5.22%) PHP Developer
12 52 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 46 (4.14%) Network Engineer
14 45 (4.05%) Senior Developer
15 43 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
15 43 (3.87%) Automation Engineer
16 39 (3.51%) DBA
16 39 (3.51%) Test Engineer
17 34 (3.06%) Team Leader
18 33 (2.97%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (22.14%) HTML
2 188 (16.92%) CSS
3 172 (15.48%) jQuery
4 104 (9.36%) HTML5
5 95 (8.55%) Web Services
6 64 (5.76%) CSS3
7 51 (4.59%) AngularJS
8 50 (4.50%) XML
9 45 (4.05%) STL
10 44 (3.96%) RESTful
11 40 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 38 (3.42%) Spring
13 37 (3.33%) REST
14 31 (2.79%) Symfony
15 29 (2.61%) JSON
16 26 (2.34%) LAMP
17 25 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
17 25 (2.25%) Yii
18 24 (2.16%) Lucene
19 23 (2.07%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 101 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (8.28%) Data Centre
3 90 (8.10%) Clustering
4 65 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 45 (4.05%) Equities
6 43 (3.87%) Derivative
7 38 (3.42%) Mathematics
7 38 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 38 (3.42%) Mobile App
8 37 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 33 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
9 33 (2.97%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.89%) Replication
11 20 (1.80%) User Experience
12 15 (1.35%) EqualLogic
13 14 (1.26%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.26%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.99%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.90%) LPAR
15 10 (0.90%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 427 (38.43%) UNIX
2 401 (36.09%) Windows
3 144 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 93 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (6.93%) Solaris
6 72 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (4.50%) Windows 7
8 49 (4.41%) AIX
9 45 (4.05%) CentOS
10 24 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.99%) Windows XP
14 10 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.63%) Android
16 7 (0.63%) Fedora
17 6 (0.54%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (13.32%) Software Engineering
2 148 (13.32%) SDLC
3 144 (12.96%) ITIL
4 125 (11.25%) TDD
5 120 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (8.73%) Open Source
7 94 (8.46%) OO
8 89 (8.01%) Scrum
9 82 (7.38%) MVC
10 78 (7.02%) Configuration Management
10 78 (7.02%) Test Automation
11 72 (6.48%) Web Development
12 59 (5.31%) E-Commerce
13 58 (5.22%) Load Balancing
14 56 (5.04%) Automation Testing
15 50 (4.50%) OOP
16 49 (4.41%) DevOps
17 47 (4.23%) Migration
18 46 (4.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (24.48%) Java
2 257 (23.13%) JavaScript
3 255 (22.95%) SQL
4 230 (20.70%) C++
5 173 (15.57%) Python
6 162 (14.58%) Ruby
7 154 (13.86%) PHP
8 147 (13.23%) Perl
9 118 (10.62%) C#
10 97 (8.73%) C
11 86 (7.74%) Shell Script
12 69 (6.21%) Bash Shell
13 56 (5.04%) PL/SQL
14 31 (2.79%) Scala
15 26 (2.34%) PowerShell
16 18 (1.62%) Embedded C++
16 18 (1.62%) Tcl
17 15 (1.35%) MATLAB
18 10 (0.90%) Ada
18 10 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (13.68%) Degree
2 99 (8.91%) Security Cleared
3 83 (7.47%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (6.12%) CCNA
5 62 (5.58%) SC Cleared
6 61 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (4.77%) MCSE
8 49 (4.41%) CCNP
9 46 (4.14%) MCP
9 46 (4.14%) MCSA
10 40 (3.60%) ISEB
11 37 (3.33%) MCITP
12 32 (2.88%) ISTQB
13 25 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.35%) DV Cleared
15 11 (0.99%) CCSP
15 11 (0.99%) CCDA
15 11 (0.99%) CCIP
16 9 (0.81%) PhD
16 9 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.96%) QA
2 34 (3.06%) SLA
3 9 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 185 (16.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (7.11%) Active Directory
3 69 (6.21%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.69%) XenApp
5 28 (2.52%) KVM
6 20 (1.80%) vCloud
7 19 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (1.44%) vSphere
9 15 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
10 11 (0.99%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.81%) XenServer
12 7 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.54%) iptables
13 6 (0.54%) Docker
13 6 (0.54%) Xen
14 5 (0.45%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.45%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.36%) NFS
15 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
16 3 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 79 (7.11%) Puppet
2 54 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (4.23%) Backup Exec
4 41 (3.69%) SCCM
5 36 (3.24%) SCOM
5 36 (3.24%) WSUS
6 31 (2.79%) Nagios
7 28 (2.52%) Data Guard
8 27 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 26 (2.34%) Hyperic
10 21 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 16 (1.44%) NetBackup
12 14 (1.26%) Ansible
13 10 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
14 8 (0.72%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (0.72%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 7 (0.63%) Cacti
15 7 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 267 (24.03%) VMware
2 224 (20.16%) Oracle
3 183 (16.47%) Red Hat
4 179 (16.11%) Microsoft
5 173 (15.57%) Cisco
6 102 (9.18%) Citrix
7 76 (6.84%) HP
8 74 (6.66%) NetApp
9 66 (5.94%) Symantec
10 60 (5.40%) IBM
11 41 (3.69%) Zend
12 37 (3.33%) 3PAR
13 29 (2.61%) Dell
14 28 (2.52%) F5
15 24 (2.16%) EMC
16 23 (2.07%) SAP
17 22 (1.98%) Juniper
17 22 (1.98%) SolarWinds
18 19 (1.71%) CheckPoint
19 17 (1.53%) Sun
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 12 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension + Free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago