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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 486 579 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 9.65% 11.98% 9.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.71% 42.23% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 448 515 437
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
1400 1371 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.79% 28.37% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1229 1353
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 August 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 August 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 +3 107 £42,500 - 17
Woking +1 32 £40,000 -9.09% 12
Camberley +4 31 £47,000 +56.66% 2
Chertsey - 20 £40,500 - 2
Leatherhead -11 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Reigate -32 13 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Redhill -21 12 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Epsom -1 11 £47,500 -12.03%
Weybridge -11 11 £40,000 +8.84%
Thames Ditton - 8 £35,000 -
Dorking - 8 £35,000 - 2
Staines -21 7 £70,000 +22.80%
Walton-on-Thames -1 6 £32,500 -31.57%
Egham -12 5 £26,500 -29.33%
Farnham -1 3 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Godalming +10 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Addlestone - 1 £60,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 380 (37.70%) Windows
2 335 (33.23%) Java
3 323 (32.04%) Oracle
4 301 (29.86%) UNIX
5 248 (24.60%) SQL
5 248 (24.60%) MySQL
6 228 (22.62%) Degree
7 212 (21.03%) JavaScript
8 197 (19.54%) C++
8 197 (19.54%) HTML
9 191 (18.95%) Red Hat
10 175 (17.36%) Security Cleared
11 163 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 162 (16.07%) CSS
13 155 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 147 (14.58%) Python
15 146 (14.48%) Finance
16 130 (12.90%) SAN
17 128 (12.70%) PHP
18 127 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
19 123 (12.20%) VMware
20 122 (12.10%) Apache
21 118 (11.71%) C
22 117 (11.61%) C#
23 113 (11.21%) SQL Server
23 113 (11.21%) Firewall
23 113 (11.21%) jQuery
23 113 (11.21%) Multithreading
23 113 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
24 108 (10.71%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 122 (12.10%) Apache
2 77 (7.64%) Tomcat
3 34 (3.37%) IIS
3 34 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 34 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 23 (2.28%) Node.js
5 22 (2.18%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.29%) WordPress
6 13 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (1.19%) SAS
8 11 (1.09%) NetWeaver
8 11 (1.09%) SAP Portal
9 10 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.79%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.69%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.69%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.69%) GroupWise
11 7 (0.69%) CMS
11 7 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 63 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.57%) MS Office
3 6 (0.60%) Simulink
3 6 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.50%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.30%) Maya
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.09%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.099%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.17%) SaaS
3 24 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.88%) PaaS
5 17 (1.69%) IaaS
6 14 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.69%) Route 53
8 7 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.50%) ElastiCache
9 5 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.40%) Office 365
11 1 (0.099%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 130 (12.90%) SAN
2 113 (11.21%) Firewall
3 97 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 70 (6.94%) HTTP
5 55 (5.46%) Internet
6 48 (4.76%) DNS
7 37 (3.67%) VoIP
8 36 (3.57%) NAS
9 33 (3.27%) VPN
9 33 (3.27%) LAN
10 32 (3.17%) DHCP
10 32 (3.17%) WAN
11 20 (1.98%) LDAP
11 20 (1.98%) PBX
11 20 (1.98%) Asterisk PBX
12 19 (1.88%) SNMP
13 17 (1.69%) IPv4
13 17 (1.69%) LTE
13 17 (1.69%) iSCSI
14 16 (1.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (24.60%) MySQL
2 113 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 96 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 72 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 54 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 36 (3.57%) Big Data
7 35 (3.47%) Relational Database
8 31 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 29 (2.88%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (2.58%) NoSQL
12 18 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
14 16 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (1.39%) DB2
16 13 (1.29%) OLAP
16 13 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (1.29%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 67 (6.65%) Eclipse
2 65 (6.45%) Subversion
3 64 (6.35%) Maven
4 46 (4.56%) Git (software)
5 43 (4.27%) YourKit
6 36 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 29 (2.88%) GCC
7 29 (2.88%) GDB
8 27 (2.68%) Jenkins
9 26 (2.58%) Selenium
10 19 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (1.88%) JMeter
11 16 (1.59%) Ant
12 14 (1.39%) Trac
13 12 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
14 9 (0.89%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.79%) LoadRunner
16 7 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 146 (14.48%) Finance
2 63 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.27%) Banking
4 23 (2.28%) Marketing
5 18 (1.79%) Legal
6 16 (1.59%) Electronics
7 14 (1.39%) Games
8 12 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.19%) French Language
9 11 (1.09%) Retail
10 9 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.69%) Automotive
13 6 (0.60%) German Language
14 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.40%) Back Office
15 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.30%) Billing
16 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 276 (27.38%) Developer
2 118 (11.71%) Java Developer
3 107 (10.62%) Administrator
4 79 (7.84%) Analyst
4 79 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 75 (7.44%) Support Engineer
6 71 (7.04%) Software Engineer
7 61 (6.05%) C++ Developer
8 58 (5.75%) DBA
9 57 (5.65%) Consultant
10 53 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
11 51 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
12 40 (3.97%) Oracle DBA
13 36 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 35 (3.47%) Technical Support
15 33 (3.27%) Architect
16 31 (3.08%) Software Developer
16 31 (3.08%) C# Developer
16 31 (3.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 30 (2.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (19.54%) HTML
2 162 (16.07%) CSS
3 113 (11.21%) jQuery
4 101 (10.02%) Web Services
5 99 (9.82%) Spring
6 87 (8.63%) Hibernate
7 81 (8.04%) .NET
8 62 (6.15%) Lucene
9 56 (5.56%) Spring MVC
10 48 (4.76%) Spring Integration
11 46 (4.56%) XML
12 45 (4.46%) STL
12 45 (4.46%) J2EE
13 43 (4.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 42 (4.17%) HTML5
15 36 (3.57%) Ajax
16 30 (2.98%) OpenGL
17 25 (2.48%) LAMP
18 24 (2.38%) Middleware
19 23 (2.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.83%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.65%) Open Source
3 61 (6.05%) Mathematics
4 48 (4.76%) Replication
5 39 (3.87%) VHDL
6 37 (3.67%) Physics
7 35 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 29 (2.88%) Visualisation
9 28 (2.78%) Firmware
10 27 (2.68%) CMDB
11 24 (2.38%) Clustering
12 21 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
13 20 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (1.69%) Device Driver
15 16 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 11 (1.09%) Life Science
16 11 (1.09%) CLARiiON
16 11 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
17 10 (0.99%) Mobile App
18 8 (0.79%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 380 (37.70%) Windows
2 301 (29.86%) UNIX
3 163 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 103 (10.22%) Solaris
5 60 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (5.56%) AIX
7 48 (4.76%) CentOS
8 39 (3.87%) Ubuntu
9 38 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (3.57%) HPUX
11 26 (2.58%) Windows 7
12 25 (2.48%) SUSE
13 20 (1.98%) Mac OS X
14 19 (1.88%) Windows XP
15 17 (1.69%) Android
16 14 (1.39%) Debian
17 13 (1.29%) Apple iOS
17 13 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
18 10 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 127 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (11.21%) Multithreading
3 113 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
4 101 (10.02%) OO
5 98 (9.72%) ITIL
6 92 (9.13%) MVC
7 91 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (6.15%) Information Security
9 57 (5.65%) Configuration Management
10 55 (5.46%) TDD
11 49 (4.86%) Change Management
12 47 (4.66%) DevOps
13 45 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 43 (4.27%) Problem Management
15 40 (3.97%) Project Management
15 40 (3.97%) Service Management
16 37 (3.67%) E-Commerce
17 34 (3.37%) Image Processing
18 33 (3.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 335 (33.23%) Java
2 248 (24.60%) SQL
3 212 (21.03%) JavaScript
4 197 (19.54%) C++
5 147 (14.58%) Python
6 128 (12.70%) PHP
7 118 (11.71%) C
8 117 (11.61%) C#
9 108 (10.71%) Perl
10 91 (9.03%) Bash Shell
11 69 (6.85%) Ruby
12 63 (6.25%) Shell Script
13 46 (4.56%) PL/SQL
14 34 (3.37%) MATLAB
15 17 (1.69%) Scala
15 17 (1.69%) VB
16 16 (1.59%) Embedded C
17 14 (1.39%) Embedded C++
18 12 (1.19%) T-SQL
19 11 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 228 (22.62%) Degree
2 175 (17.36%) Security Cleared
3 77 (7.64%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 23 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (2.28%) ISEB
6 22 (2.18%) Oracle Certification
6 22 (2.18%) MCSE
7 20 (1.98%) PhD
8 16 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.19%) CCNA
10 11 (1.09%) MCSA
10 11 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.89%) CISSP
11 9 (0.89%) RHCE
11 9 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
12 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.50%) GIAC
13 5 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.27%) SLA
2 28 (2.78%) QA
3 12 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 89 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 43 (4.27%) Oracle RAC
4 30 (2.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (2.38%) NFS
6 21 (2.08%) vSphere
7 16 (1.59%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.59%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.19%) XenApp
9 11 (1.09%) Veritas File System
9 11 (1.09%) vCloud
10 9 (0.89%) Samba
11 8 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.50%) RHEV
12 5 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (0.40%) XenServer
13 4 (0.40%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.40%) KVM
13 4 (0.40%) Varnish
14 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 105 (10.42%) Puppet
2 76 (7.54%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (3.87%) Nagios
4 35 (3.47%) Data Guard
5 24 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 17 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 17 (1.69%) Cacti
6 17 (1.69%) Salt
7 15 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (1.39%) EMC Navisphere
9 13 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
9 13 (1.29%) Zenoss
9 13 (1.29%) Vagrant
10 12 (1.19%) Ansible
11 10 (0.99%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.89%) logstash
13 7 (0.69%) collectd
13 7 (0.69%) StatsD
13 7 (0.69%) Munin
13 7 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 323 (32.04%) Oracle
2 191 (18.95%) Red Hat
3 123 (12.20%) VMware
4 101 (10.02%) Microsoft
5 79 (7.84%) Cisco
6 68 (6.75%) JBoss
7 47 (4.66%) EMC
8 39 (3.87%) HP
9 35 (3.47%) IBM
10 33 (3.27%) Citrix
11 27 (2.68%) Sun
11 27 (2.68%) Symantec
12 24 (2.38%) Qualys
13 23 (2.28%) NetApp
14 21 (2.08%) CheckPoint
15 19 (1.88%) Veritas
16 17 (1.69%) Brocade
17 14 (1.39%) Juniper
18 13 (1.29%) SAP
19 12 (1.19%) Adobe
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £25,013 to £28,972 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £37000 - £62000 Per Annum plus competative bonus and benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday