The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 517 608 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 10.13% 12.00% 9.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.95% 40.67% 33.95%
Number of salaries quoted 475 543 447
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1399 1495 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.40% 29.50% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1353 1373
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +1 114 £42,500 - 10
Woking +7 47 £42,000 -4.54% 4
Camberley +4 35 £52,000 +73.33% 3
Leatherhead -11 28 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Chertsey - 16 £40,500 -
Weybridge +6 14 £40,500 +10.20% 3
Epsom -7 9 £47,500 -14.79%
Egham -10 9 £57,500 +53.33%
Staines -18 9 £32,750 -42.54% 2
Reigate -34 9 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Thames Ditton - 9 £40,000 - 2
Redhill -20 8 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Dorking -7 6 £30,000 -31.42%
Walton-on-Thames -2 5 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Shepperton -1 4 £48,750 +30.00%
Farnham -4 3 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Godalming +14 1 £43,000 -9.47% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 £31,500 -42.72%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 386 (37.12%) Windows
2 347 (33.37%) Oracle
3 329 (31.63%) Java
4 303 (29.13%) UNIX
5 282 (27.12%) SQL
6 252 (24.23%) MySQL
7 231 (22.21%) Degree
8 229 (22.02%) JavaScript
9 216 (20.77%) HTML
10 202 (19.42%) C++
11 188 (18.08%) Security Cleared
12 186 (17.88%) CSS
13 172 (16.54%) Red Hat
14 163 (15.67%) Software Engineering
15 145 (13.94%) Python
16 142 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 140 (13.46%) PHP
17 140 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
18 132 (12.69%) Finance
19 128 (12.31%) SAN
20 125 (12.02%) C
20 125 (12.02%) Apache
21 122 (11.73%) jQuery
22 118 (11.35%) SQL Server
23 113 (10.87%) C#
23 113 (10.87%) VMware
23 113 (10.87%) Spring
24 111 (10.67%) Oracle Database
25 106 (10.19%) Microsoft
26 105 (10.10%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 125 (12.02%) Apache
2 75 (7.21%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.85%) IIS
3 40 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 29 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 25 (2.40%) Node.js
6 20 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 14 (1.35%) NetWeaver
7 14 (1.35%) SAP Portal
8 13 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.15%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.15%) SAS
10 10 (0.96%) CMS
10 10 (0.96%) GemFire
11 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.77%) WordPress
12 8 (0.77%) nginx
13 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 67 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.08%) MS Office
3 8 (0.77%) 3ds Max
3 8 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.58%) Simulink
4 6 (0.58%) Maya
4 6 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (1.35%) SAP CRM
2 6 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.096%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.88%) SaaS
3 26 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (1.63%) PaaS
5 15 (1.44%) IaaS
6 13 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (1.25%) Route 53
7 11 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.87%) Office 365
9 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.38%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.096%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 128 (12.31%) SAN
2 104 (10.00%) Firewall
3 97 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 66 (6.35%) HTTP
5 48 (4.62%) Internet
6 40 (3.85%) DNS
6 40 (3.85%) NAS
7 37 (3.56%) VoIP
8 35 (3.37%) VPN
8 35 (3.37%) LAN
9 30 (2.88%) WAN
10 24 (2.31%) DHCP
11 23 (2.21%) Asterisk PBX
12 22 (2.12%) PBX
13 20 (1.92%) SNMP
14 18 (1.73%) iSCSI
15 17 (1.63%) LTE
15 17 (1.63%) RANAP
15 17 (1.63%) RTP
15 17 (1.63%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (24.23%) MySQL
2 118 (11.35%) SQL Server
3 111 (10.67%) Oracle Database
4 83 (7.98%) Hadoop
5 69 (6.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 45 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 39 (3.75%) Big Data
8 38 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (3.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 33 (3.17%) NoSQL
11 32 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 28 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (2.50%) MongoDB
14 22 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
18 17 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
19 14 (1.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 77 (7.40%) Subversion
2 70 (6.73%) Eclipse
3 67 (6.44%) Maven
4 49 (4.71%) Git (software)
5 46 (4.42%) YourKit
6 40 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 29 (2.79%) GCC
7 29 (2.79%) GDB
8 24 (2.31%) Jenkins
9 23 (2.21%) Selenium
10 17 (1.63%) Trac
11 14 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.35%) JMeter
12 13 (1.25%) Ant
13 9 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (0.87%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (0.67%) PHPUnit
15 6 (0.58%) PhoneGap
15 6 (0.58%) PhantomJS
General
1 132 (12.69%) Finance
2 65 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.60%) Banking
4 25 (2.40%) Marketing
5 18 (1.73%) Games
6 17 (1.63%) Legal
7 16 (1.54%) Electronics
8 10 (0.96%) Retail
9 9 (0.87%) French Language
10 8 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.67%) Automotive
11 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.48%) German Language
13 4 (0.38%) Billing
13 4 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.096%) Military
Job Titles
1 300 (28.85%) Developer
2 119 (11.44%) Java Developer
3 106 (10.19%) Administrator
4 77 (7.40%) Software Engineer
5 76 (7.31%) Analyst
5 76 (7.31%) Support Engineer
6 75 (7.21%) Systems Administrator
7 67 (6.44%) DBA
8 62 (5.96%) C++ Developer
9 57 (5.48%) Consultant
10 43 (4.13%) Linux Engineer
11 41 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
11 41 (3.94%) Web Developer
11 41 (3.94%) Technical Support
11 41 (3.94%) Oracle DBA
12 38 (3.65%) Architect
13 35 (3.37%) Software Developer
13 35 (3.37%) C# Developer
14 34 (3.27%) PHP Developer
14 34 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (20.77%) HTML
2 186 (17.88%) CSS
3 122 (11.73%) jQuery
4 113 (10.87%) Spring
5 100 (9.62%) Web Services
6 95 (9.13%) Hibernate
7 90 (8.65%) .NET
8 69 (6.63%) Lucene
9 58 (5.58%) Spring MVC
10 57 (5.48%) Spring Integration
11 48 (4.62%) XML
12 46 (4.42%) HTML5
13 45 (4.33%) J2EE
14 44 (4.23%) STL
15 43 (4.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 36 (3.46%) Ajax
17 34 (3.27%) OpenGL
18 27 (2.60%) LAMP
19 26 (2.50%) Struts
20 25 (2.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.94%) Computer Science
2 71 (6.83%) Open Source
3 60 (5.77%) Mathematics
4 43 (4.13%) Replication
5 36 (3.46%) VHDL
5 36 (3.46%) Physics
6 30 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.88%) Visualisation
7 28 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.50%) Firmware
9 25 (2.40%) CMDB
10 22 (2.12%) Clustering
11 20 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
12 16 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 16 (1.54%) Device Driver
13 14 (1.35%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (1.25%) CLARiiON
15 8 (0.77%) Grid Computing
15 8 (0.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 386 (37.12%) Windows
2 303 (29.13%) UNIX
3 142 (13.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 94 (9.04%) Solaris
5 62 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (4.52%) AIX
7 40 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 39 (3.75%) CentOS
8 39 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (3.27%) HPUX
11 27 (2.60%) Windows 7
12 20 (1.92%) Android
12 20 (1.92%) SUSE
13 19 (1.83%) Windows XP
14 18 (1.73%) Mac OS X
15 16 (1.54%) Apple iOS
15 16 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (1.15%) MVS
17 10 (0.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (15.67%) Software Engineering
2 140 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (10.10%) OO
4 104 (10.00%) ITIL
4 104 (10.00%) MVC
5 103 (9.90%) Multithreading
6 102 (9.81%) Performance Tuning
7 96 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (5.58%) Configuration Management
9 52 (5.00%) Change Management
9 52 (5.00%) TDD
9 52 (5.00%) Information Security
10 43 (4.13%) DevOps
11 42 (4.04%) Problem Management
11 42 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 42 (4.04%) Service Management
12 37 (3.56%) E-Commerce
13 35 (3.37%) Project Management
13 35 (3.37%) Load Balancing
14 34 (3.27%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 329 (31.63%) Java
2 282 (27.12%) SQL
3 229 (22.02%) JavaScript
4 202 (19.42%) C++
5 145 (13.94%) Python
6 140 (13.46%) PHP
7 125 (12.02%) C
8 113 (10.87%) C#
9 103 (9.90%) Perl
10 89 (8.56%) Bash Shell
11 66 (6.35%) Ruby
12 50 (4.81%) PL/SQL
13 48 (4.62%) Shell Script
14 31 (2.98%) MATLAB
15 18 (1.73%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.63%) VB
16 17 (1.63%) Embedded C
16 17 (1.63%) Embedded C++
17 12 (1.15%) Scala
18 11 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 231 (22.21%) Degree
2 188 (18.08%) Security Cleared
3 77 (7.40%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.69%) DV Cleared
5 26 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.31%) MCSE
7 23 (2.21%) Oracle Certification
8 16 (1.54%) ISEB
8 16 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.35%) MCSA
10 13 (1.25%) PhD
11 11 (1.06%) CCNA
12 10 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
13 9 (0.87%) RHCE
14 8 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.77%) OCP
14 8 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.08%) SLA
2 28 (2.69%) QA
3 17 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.48%) DO-178B
System Software
1 81 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 43 (4.13%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (3.37%) Oracle RMAN
5 21 (2.02%) NFS
6 19 (1.83%) vSphere
7 18 (1.73%) Hyper-V
8 15 (1.44%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.25%) XenApp
10 8 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (0.77%) vCloud
11 7 (0.67%) Veritas File System
12 6 (0.58%) Varnish
12 6 (0.58%) XenServer
13 5 (0.48%) RHEV
14 4 (0.38%) KVM
14 4 (0.38%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.19%) Xen
15 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 97 (9.33%) Puppet
2 76 (7.31%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (3.56%) Nagios
4 34 (3.27%) Data Guard
5 18 (1.73%) NetBackup
6 17 (1.63%) Backup Exec
6 17 (1.63%) Cacti
6 17 (1.63%) Salt
7 16 (1.54%) EMC Navisphere
8 15 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (1.15%) Ansible
10 11 (1.06%) Vagrant
10 11 (1.06%) Zenoss
11 10 (0.96%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
12 8 (0.77%) Munin
12 8 (0.77%) logstash
13 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.67%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 347 (33.37%) Oracle
2 172 (16.54%) Red Hat
3 113 (10.87%) VMware
4 106 (10.19%) Microsoft
5 79 (7.60%) Cisco
6 60 (5.77%) JBoss
7 42 (4.04%) EMC
8 34 (3.27%) Citrix
9 33 (3.17%) HP
10 29 (2.79%) IBM
11 26 (2.50%) Symantec
12 24 (2.31%) NetApp
13 21 (2.02%) Qualys
14 19 (1.83%) Brocade
14 19 (1.83%) Sun
15 18 (1.73%) SAP
16 17 (1.63%) CheckPoint
17 16 (1.54%) Juniper
18 15 (1.44%) Adobe
19 14 (1.35%) Veritas
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, car allowance, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago