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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 485 552 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 10.20% 11.69% 9.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.53% 42.43% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 419 490 435
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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
1365 1301 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.71% 27.56% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1167 1327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 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 19 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 +11 111 £45,000 +9.75% 24
Camberley +10 29 £41,500 +38.33% 4
Woking -3 23 £42,250 -6.11% 9
Reigate -30 16 £42,500 +21.42%
Chertsey - 16 £40,250 - 3
Redhill -15 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leatherhead -13 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Weybridge -3 13 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Staines -15 13 £70,000 +22.80% 5
Egham -9 8 £32,000 -24.70% 3
Thames Ditton - 8 £30,000 - 1
Epsom -4 7 £47,500 -12.03% 2
Walton-on-Thames +1 6 £32,500 -27.77%
Dorking -17 6 £48,750 +21.87%
Godalming +7 4 £33,500 -29.47%
Farnham +5 4 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Addlestone - 1 £60,000 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 391 (38.11%) Windows
2 335 (32.65%) Java
3 330 (32.16%) Oracle
4 306 (29.82%) UNIX
5 271 (26.41%) MySQL
6 244 (23.78%) SQL
7 228 (22.22%) Degree
8 213 (20.76%) JavaScript
9 207 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
10 204 (19.88%) C++
11 197 (19.20%) HTML
12 195 (19.01%) Red Hat
13 176 (17.15%) Security Cleared
14 175 (17.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 164 (15.98%) Finance
16 158 (15.40%) CSS
17 153 (14.91%) Software Engineering
18 151 (14.72%) Python
19 140 (13.65%) Apache
20 136 (13.26%) SAN
21 134 (13.06%) VMware
22 128 (12.48%) Perl
22 128 (12.48%) Performance Tuning
23 127 (12.38%) Multithreading
24 124 (12.09%) PHP
25 121 (11.79%) Web Services
26 118 (11.50%) Solaris
26 118 (11.50%) C#
26 118 (11.50%) Puppet
27 115 (11.21%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 140 (13.65%) Apache
2 77 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 36 (3.51%) IIS
4 32 (3.12%) MS Exchange
5 30 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 20 (1.95%) Node.js
7 18 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.17%) SAS
10 11 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.07%) WordPress
11 10 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.88%) CMS
13 8 (0.78%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.68%) nginx
14 7 (0.68%) SAP Portal
14 7 (0.68%) Drupal
14 7 (0.68%) NetWeaver
14 7 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.02%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.39%) Simulink
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.097%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.68%) 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 47 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.02%) SaaS
3 18 (1.75%) PaaS
4 17 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (1.66%) IaaS
5 14 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.49%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.39%) Office 365
9 3 (0.29%) Route 53
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.097%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 136 (13.26%) SAN
2 108 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 104 (10.14%) Firewall
4 83 (8.09%) HTTP
5 69 (6.73%) DNS
6 61 (5.95%) Internet
7 40 (3.90%) DHCP
8 37 (3.61%) WAN
8 37 (3.61%) VPN
8 37 (3.61%) NAS
9 34 (3.31%) LAN
10 33 (3.22%) VoIP
11 30 (2.92%) LDAP
12 22 (2.14%) SNMP
12 22 (2.14%) SSL
13 21 (2.05%) PBX
14 20 (1.95%) LTE
15 18 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
15 18 (1.75%) UMTS
15 18 (1.75%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (26.41%) MySQL
2 115 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 91 (8.87%) Oracle Database
4 71 (6.92%) Hadoop
5 45 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 43 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 38 (3.70%) Big Data
8 30 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 30 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 25 (2.44%) NoSQL
12 24 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
16 14 (1.36%) DB2
17 11 (1.07%) OLAP
17 11 (1.07%) Oracle OLAP
17 11 (1.07%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 71 (6.92%) Eclipse
1 71 (6.92%) Maven
2 67 (6.53%) Subversion
3 52 (5.07%) Git (software)
4 49 (4.78%) Selenium
5 45 (4.39%) YourKit
6 38 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 36 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 33 (3.22%) JMeter
9 31 (3.02%) GCC
10 30 (2.92%) GDB
11 27 (2.63%) Visual Studio
12 26 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
13 22 (2.14%) Ant
14 15 (1.46%) Trac
15 10 (0.97%) PhantomJS
16 9 (0.88%) TeamCity
17 8 (0.78%) Mercurial
17 8 (0.78%) LoadRunner
18 7 (0.68%) PHPUnit
General
1 164 (15.98%) Finance
2 59 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 43 (4.19%) Banking
4 24 (2.34%) Marketing
5 17 (1.66%) Legal
6 15 (1.46%) Electronics
7 14 (1.36%) Retail
8 13 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.27%) French Language
9 12 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.88%) Games
10 9 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.78%) German Language
11 8 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.39%) Automotive
14 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
15 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 282 (27.49%) Developer
2 118 (11.50%) Java Developer
3 105 (10.23%) Administrator
4 83 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 82 (7.99%) Analyst
5 82 (7.99%) Systems Administrator
6 67 (6.53%) C++ Developer
7 65 (6.34%) Software Engineer
8 61 (5.95%) DBA
9 60 (5.85%) Consultant
10 55 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
11 53 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
12 42 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 42 (4.09%) Oracle DBA
13 36 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 35 (3.41%) Tester
15 34 (3.31%) Architect
16 33 (3.22%) Support Analyst
17 30 (2.92%) Software Developer
17 30 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (19.20%) HTML
2 158 (15.40%) CSS
3 121 (11.79%) Web Services
4 114 (11.11%) jQuery
5 96 (9.36%) Spring
6 91 (8.87%) Hibernate
7 73 (7.12%) .NET
8 60 (5.85%) J2EE
8 60 (5.85%) Lucene
8 60 (5.85%) Spring MVC
9 57 (5.56%) STL
10 50 (4.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 48 (4.68%) Spring Integration
12 47 (4.58%) XML
13 39 (3.80%) HTML5
14 34 (3.31%) Ajax
15 26 (2.53%) OpenGL
16 25 (2.44%) AngularJS
17 23 (2.24%) CSS3
17 23 (2.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 69 (6.73%) Open Source
3 65 (6.34%) Mathematics
4 62 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (4.87%) Replication
6 42 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 40 (3.90%) VHDL
8 36 (3.51%) Physics
9 32 (3.12%) Clustering
9 32 (3.12%) Visualisation
10 29 (2.83%) CMDB
11 28 (2.73%) Firmware
12 25 (2.44%) Life Science
13 21 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
15 18 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
15 18 (1.75%) Device Driver
16 15 (1.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 13 (1.27%) Chemistry
18 10 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 391 (38.11%) Windows
2 306 (29.82%) UNIX
3 175 (17.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 118 (11.50%) Solaris
5 65 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (6.14%) CentOS
6 63 (6.14%) AIX
7 47 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (3.90%) Ubuntu
8 40 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (3.22%) Mac OS X
10 32 (3.12%) HPUX
11 26 (2.53%) SUSE
11 26 (2.53%) Windows 7
12 18 (1.75%) Debian
13 16 (1.56%) Android
14 15 (1.46%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (14.91%) Software Engineering
3 128 (12.48%) Performance Tuning
4 127 (12.38%) Multithreading
5 110 (10.72%) ITIL
6 105 (10.23%) OO
7 102 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
8 94 (9.16%) MVC
9 78 (7.60%) Mentoring
10 67 (6.53%) Configuration Management
11 60 (5.85%) Information Security
12 58 (5.65%) TDD
13 51 (4.97%) DevOps
14 48 (4.68%) Project Management
14 48 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 47 (4.58%) Service Management
16 43 (4.19%) Problem Management
17 42 (4.09%) Change Management
18 38 (3.70%) E-Commerce
19 33 (3.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 335 (32.65%) Java
2 244 (23.78%) SQL
3 213 (20.76%) JavaScript
4 204 (19.88%) C++
5 151 (14.72%) Python
6 128 (12.48%) Perl
7 124 (12.09%) PHP
8 118 (11.50%) C#
9 106 (10.33%) C
10 94 (9.16%) Bash Shell
11 77 (7.50%) Shell Script
12 65 (6.34%) Ruby
13 59 (5.75%) PL/SQL
14 34 (3.31%) MATLAB
15 17 (1.66%) Scala
16 16 (1.56%) Embedded C
17 15 (1.46%) Embedded C++
17 15 (1.46%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.46%) VB
18 10 (0.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 228 (22.22%) Degree
2 176 (17.15%) Security Cleared
3 84 (8.19%) SC Cleared
4 35 (3.41%) ISEB
5 31 (3.02%) DV Cleared
6 30 (2.92%) PhD
7 24 (2.34%) Oracle Certification
8 19 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.66%) MCSE
9 17 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.27%) CISSP
12 12 (1.17%) CCNA
13 11 (1.07%) RHCE
14 9 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
15 8 (0.78%) MCSA
16 6 (0.58%) ISTQB
17 5 (0.49%) GIAC
17 5 (0.49%) MCP
17 5 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.31%) QA
2 33 (3.22%) SLA
3 12 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.78%) GLP
5 8 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.49%) DO-178B
System Software
1 90 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (6.24%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
4 30 (2.92%) vSphere
5 29 (2.83%) NFS
6 27 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (1.56%) VMware ESX
8 15 (1.46%) XenApp
8 15 (1.46%) vCloud
9 14 (1.36%) Samba
10 12 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 11 (1.07%) Veritas File System
12 10 (0.97%) Hyper-V
13 6 (0.58%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.49%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.49%) Squid
15 4 (0.39%) XenServer
16 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 118 (11.50%) Puppet
2 81 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (4.00%) Nagios
4 37 (3.61%) Data Guard
5 29 (2.83%) NetBackup
6 18 (1.75%) Cacti
7 15 (1.46%) Backup Exec
7 15 (1.46%) Salt
8 14 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
9 13 (1.27%) Zenoss
10 12 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (1.17%) Ansible
11 11 (1.07%) Vagrant
12 10 (0.97%) ZABBIX
12 10 (0.97%) EMC Navisphere
13 9 (0.88%) Legato
14 8 (0.78%) OpenView
14 8 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 330 (32.16%) Oracle
2 195 (19.01%) Red Hat
3 134 (13.06%) VMware
4 113 (11.01%) Microsoft
5 85 (8.28%) Cisco
6 69 (6.73%) JBoss
7 49 (4.78%) HP
8 46 (4.48%) EMC
9 40 (3.90%) IBM
10 37 (3.61%) Citrix
11 34 (3.31%) Sun
12 26 (2.53%) NetApp
13 25 (2.44%) CheckPoint
14 24 (2.34%) Symantec
15 23 (2.24%) Veritas
16 20 (1.95%) Qualys
17 18 (1.75%) Dell
18 16 (1.56%) Juniper
19 14 (1.36%) ServiceNow
20 13 (1.27%) Brocade
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago