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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 476 559 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 9.80% 11.63% 9.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.64% 42.54% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 426 495 420
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
1374 1314 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.29% 27.35% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1177 1325
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +6 106 £43,250 +2.97% 16
Camberley +8 30 £46,000 +53.33% 4
Woking -1 27 £42,000 -6.66% 10
Leatherhead -8 17 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Chertsey - 17 £40,500 - 3
Reigate -29 15 £42,500 +17.24%
Redhill -21 12 £43,500 +16.00%
Epsom -2 10 £47,500 -7.76% 2
Staines -20 10 £63,750 +10.38% 6
Weybridge -7 9 £40,000 +8.84% 3
Thames Ditton - 7 £30,000 -
Dorking - 7 £47,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames +1 6 £32,500 -31.57%
Egham -14 6 £26,500 -37.64%
Godalming +10 3 £33,500 -27.56%
Farnham +1 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Addlestone - 1 £60,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (38.37%) Windows
2 339 (32.85%) Oracle
3 334 (32.36%) Java
4 315 (30.52%) UNIX
5 267 (25.87%) MySQL
6 254 (24.61%) SQL
7 231 (22.38%) Degree
8 208 (20.16%) JavaScript
9 202 (19.57%) Red Hat
10 198 (19.19%) C++
11 191 (18.51%) HTML
12 179 (17.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 177 (17.15%) Security Cleared
14 160 (15.50%) Finance
15 157 (15.21%) CSS
16 156 (15.12%) Software Engineering
17 151 (14.63%) Python
18 144 (13.95%) SAN
19 133 (12.89%) Apache
20 131 (12.69%) VMware
21 128 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
22 126 (12.21%) PHP
23 124 (12.02%) Perl
24 120 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
25 119 (11.53%) Multithreading
25 119 (11.53%) Solaris
26 117 (11.34%) C#
26 117 (11.34%) SQL Server
27 115 (11.14%) C
28 113 (10.95%) Puppet

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 133 (12.89%) Apache
2 80 (7.75%) Tomcat
3 36 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 35 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 34 (3.29%) IIS
6 22 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 22 (2.13%) Node.js
7 14 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (1.16%) WordPress
8 12 (1.16%) SAS
9 11 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.87%) SAP Portal
10 9 (0.87%) NetWeaver
11 8 (0.78%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.68%) Drupal
12 7 (0.68%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.68%) GroupWise
12 7 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 61 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.29%) MS Office
3 6 (0.58%) Simulink
4 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.39%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.19%) Maya
8 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.87%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.097%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.00%) SaaS
3 22 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.84%) PaaS
5 17 (1.65%) IaaS
6 14 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.58%) Route 53
8 6 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.48%) ElastiCache
9 5 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.39%) Office 365
11 1 (0.097%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 144 (13.95%) SAN
2 112 (10.85%) Firewall
3 110 (10.66%) TCP/IP
4 78 (7.56%) HTTP
5 61 (5.91%) DNS
6 58 (5.62%) Internet
7 41 (3.97%) NAS
8 38 (3.68%) VPN
9 37 (3.59%) DHCP
9 37 (3.59%) VoIP
10 33 (3.20%) WAN
11 31 (3.00%) LAN
12 26 (2.52%) LDAP
13 21 (2.03%) PBX
14 20 (1.94%) SNMP
14 20 (1.94%) Asterisk PBX
15 19 (1.84%) LTE
16 18 (1.74%) iSCSI
16 18 (1.74%) UMTS
16 18 (1.74%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (25.87%) MySQL
2 117 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 95 (9.21%) Oracle Database
4 73 (7.07%) Hadoop
5 52 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 37 (3.59%) Big Data
7 36 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 28 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (2.62%) MongoDB
13 23 (2.23%) NoSQL
14 18 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
16 16 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (1.36%) DB2
18 13 (1.26%) OLAP
18 13 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 71 (6.88%) Eclipse
2 68 (6.59%) Maven
3 67 (6.49%) Subversion
4 49 (4.75%) Git (software)
5 45 (4.36%) YourKit
6 34 (3.29%) Selenium
7 33 (3.20%) Visual Studio
8 32 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (2.91%) GCC
9 30 (2.91%) GDB
10 28 (2.71%) Jenkins
11 27 (2.62%) JMeter
12 20 (1.94%) Ant
12 20 (1.94%) QuickTest Pro
13 15 (1.45%) Trac
14 9 (0.87%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.87%) ClearCase
15 8 (0.78%) LoadRunner
16 6 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (0.58%) PHPUnit
General
1 160 (15.50%) Finance
2 62 (6.01%) Telecoms
3 39 (3.78%) Banking
4 25 (2.42%) Marketing
5 20 (1.94%) Legal
6 16 (1.55%) Electronics
7 14 (1.36%) Retail
8 13 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.16%) Games
9 12 (1.16%) French Language
10 9 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.58%) Automotive
11 6 (0.58%) German Language
12 4 (0.39%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.39%) Back Office
12 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.29%) Publishing
13 3 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 277 (26.84%) Developer
2 116 (11.24%) Java Developer
3 111 (10.76%) Administrator
4 85 (8.24%) Analyst
5 83 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
6 75 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 69 (6.69%) Software Engineer
8 62 (6.01%) DBA
8 62 (6.01%) C++ Developer
9 57 (5.52%) Consultant
9 57 (5.52%) Linux Administrator
10 50 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
11 42 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
12 38 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 35 (3.39%) Architect
14 34 (3.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 33 (3.20%) Software Developer
16 32 (3.10%) Support Analyst
16 32 (3.10%) Technical Support
17 30 (2.91%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (18.51%) HTML
2 157 (15.21%) CSS
3 112 (10.85%) jQuery
4 111 (10.76%) Web Services
5 98 (9.50%) Spring
6 90 (8.72%) Hibernate
7 77 (7.46%) .NET
8 63 (6.10%) Lucene
9 59 (5.72%) Spring MVC
10 52 (5.04%) J2EE
11 50 (4.84%) STL
12 48 (4.65%) Spring Integration
13 46 (4.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 44 (4.26%) XML
15 39 (3.78%) HTML5
16 33 (3.20%) Ajax
17 28 (2.71%) OpenGL
18 24 (2.33%) Middleware
19 23 (2.23%) LAMP
19 23 (2.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 65 (6.30%) Open Source
3 63 (6.10%) Mathematics
4 52 (5.04%) Replication
5 41 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 40 (3.88%) VHDL
7 36 (3.49%) Physics
8 32 (3.10%) Clustering
9 29 (2.81%) Visualisation
10 28 (2.71%) Firmware
10 28 (2.71%) CMDB
11 21 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
12 19 (1.84%) Life Science
13 17 (1.65%) Device Driver
14 16 (1.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 11 (1.07%) CLARiiON
15 11 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (0.87%) PKI
16 9 (0.87%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 396 (38.37%) Windows
2 315 (30.52%) UNIX
3 179 (17.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 119 (11.53%) Solaris
5 62 (6.01%) AIX
5 62 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (5.81%) CentOS
7 42 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (3.97%) Ubuntu
9 39 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (3.39%) HPUX
11 28 (2.71%) SUSE
11 28 (2.71%) Windows 7
12 27 (2.62%) Mac OS X
13 20 (1.94%) Debian
14 19 (1.84%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.45%) Android
16 13 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (1.07%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (15.12%) Software Engineering
2 128 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
4 119 (11.53%) Multithreading
5 105 (10.17%) ITIL
6 101 (9.79%) OO
7 93 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (8.91%) MVC
9 80 (7.75%) Mentoring
10 63 (6.10%) Information Security
11 56 (5.43%) Configuration Management
12 54 (5.23%) TDD
13 51 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 49 (4.75%) Change Management
15 48 (4.65%) DevOps
16 46 (4.46%) Project Management
17 45 (4.36%) Service Management
18 43 (4.17%) Problem Management
19 37 (3.59%) E-Commerce
20 33 (3.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 334 (32.36%) Java
2 254 (24.61%) SQL
3 208 (20.16%) JavaScript
4 198 (19.19%) C++
5 151 (14.63%) Python
6 126 (12.21%) PHP
7 124 (12.02%) Perl
8 117 (11.34%) C#
9 115 (11.14%) C
10 95 (9.21%) Bash Shell
11 73 (7.07%) Shell Script
12 68 (6.59%) Ruby
13 55 (5.33%) PL/SQL
14 36 (3.49%) MATLAB
15 16 (1.55%) VB
15 16 (1.55%) Scala
16 15 (1.45%) Embedded C
17 13 (1.26%) Embedded C++
17 13 (1.26%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 231 (22.38%) Degree
2 177 (17.15%) Security Cleared
3 80 (7.75%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.00%) ISEB
5 29 (2.81%) DV Cleared
6 26 (2.52%) PhD
7 24 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
8 23 (2.23%) MCSE
9 17 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (1.26%) CCNA
12 11 (1.07%) CISSP
12 11 (1.07%) MCSA
13 10 (0.97%) RHCE
14 9 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
15 8 (0.78%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.48%) GIAC
16 5 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.10%) SLA
2 30 (2.91%) QA
3 12 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.48%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.39%) GLP
System Software
1 91 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (6.20%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.36%) Oracle RAC
4 31 (3.00%) NFS
5 30 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
6 25 (2.42%) vSphere
7 17 (1.65%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.36%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (1.26%) vCloud
10 12 (1.16%) Veritas File System
10 12 (1.16%) XenApp
10 12 (1.16%) Samba
11 11 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.48%) RHEV
12 5 (0.48%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.39%) XenServer
13 4 (0.39%) Varnish
14 3 (0.29%) KVM
14 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 113 (10.95%) Puppet
2 79 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (3.88%) Nagios
4 37 (3.59%) Data Guard
5 30 (2.91%) NetBackup
6 17 (1.65%) Backup Exec
6 17 (1.65%) Cacti
7 16 (1.55%) Salt
8 15 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (1.36%) EMC Navisphere
10 13 (1.26%) HP Data Protector
10 13 (1.26%) Zenoss
11 12 (1.16%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.16%) Ansible
12 11 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
13 10 (0.97%) ZABBIX
14 9 (0.87%) Legato
15 8 (0.78%) OpenView
15 8 (0.78%) Control-M
15 8 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 339 (32.85%) Oracle
2 202 (19.57%) Red Hat
3 131 (12.69%) VMware
4 108 (10.47%) Microsoft
5 89 (8.62%) Cisco
6 70 (6.78%) JBoss
7 49 (4.75%) EMC
8 47 (4.55%) HP
9 43 (4.17%) IBM
10 34 (3.29%) Sun
10 34 (3.29%) Citrix
11 27 (2.62%) Symantec
11 27 (2.62%) Veritas
12 24 (2.33%) NetApp
12 24 (2.33%) CheckPoint
13 23 (2.23%) Qualys
14 18 (1.74%) Dell
15 17 (1.65%) Brocade
16 16 (1.55%) Juniper
17 12 (1.16%) ServiceNow
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent salary plus full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent salary plus full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday