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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 426 476 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 9.76% 10.65% 9.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.19% 41.46% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 338 399 391
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1246 1148 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.55% 25.69% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 987 1069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Guildford 0 80 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Woking +18 46 £50,000 - 11
Leatherhead +23 38 £59,000 +26.88% 7
Walton-on-Thames +7 23 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Staines -8 23 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Epsom +2 18 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Camberley +13 17 £28,500 +35.71% 1
Dorking -4 12 £50,000 +127.27% 1
Reigate -8 12 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Redhill 0 10 £43,750 +4.16% 5
Farnham 0 5 £50,000 -6.97% 5
Chertsey - 4 £42,500 -
Weybridge +6 3 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Egham -35 3 £55,000 -31.25% 1
Addlestone +9 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Thames Ditton +5 1 £25,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 1 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Esher 0 1 £50,000 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 329 (34.06%) Windows
2 297 (30.75%) UNIX
3 269 (27.85%) Java
4 237 (24.53%) VMware
5 209 (21.64%) Perl
5 209 (21.64%) MySQL
6 208 (21.53%) C++
7 197 (20.39%) Degree
8 195 (20.19%) Red Hat
9 190 (19.67%) JavaScript
10 188 (19.46%) SQL
11 186 (19.25%) Oracle
12 178 (18.43%) Python
13 176 (18.22%) HTML
14 173 (17.91%) PHP
15 165 (17.08%) Finance
16 156 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
17 152 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 147 (15.22%) Software Engineering
19 146 (15.11%) DNS
20 138 (14.29%) Apache
21 134 (13.87%) Microsoft
22 131 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
23 130 (13.46%) CSS
24 125 (12.94%) Cisco
25 120 (12.42%) TCP/IP
26 114 (11.80%) C#
27 112 (11.59%) jQuery
28 109 (11.28%) Puppet
29 108 (11.18%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 138 (14.29%) Apache
2 48 (4.97%) Tomcat
3 37 (3.83%) JBoss
4 35 (3.62%) MS Exchange
5 34 (3.52%) nginx
6 24 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (2.17%) IIS
8 20 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (1.86%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.76%) CMS
11 14 (1.45%) SAS
12 13 (1.35%) WordPress
12 13 (1.35%) Node.js
13 12 (1.24%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.62%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.62%) Drupal
16 6 (0.62%) GlassFish
Applications
1 61 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (2.69%) SaaS
4 14 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.24%) PaaS
6 11 (1.14%) IaaS
7 8 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.62%) Heroku
8 6 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.52%) Office 365
10 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.10%) Trello
10 1 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 146 (15.11%) DNS
2 120 (12.42%) TCP/IP
3 108 (11.18%) SAN
4 91 (9.42%) HTTP
5 70 (7.25%) WAN
6 67 (6.94%) Internet
7 60 (6.21%) DHCP
8 56 (5.80%) Firewall
9 54 (5.59%) LAN
10 41 (4.24%) VLAN
11 30 (3.11%) VoIP
12 26 (2.69%) SSL
13 25 (2.59%) LDAP
14 20 (2.07%) MPLS
15 19 (1.97%) iSCSI
16 18 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
16 18 (1.86%) OSPF
16 18 (1.86%) BGP
17 17 (1.76%) VPN
17 17 (1.76%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (21.64%) MySQL
2 76 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 60 (6.21%) MongoDB
4 53 (5.49%) Oracle Database
5 48 (4.97%) NoSQL
6 46 (4.76%) Big Data
7 41 (4.24%) Hadoop
7 41 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.72%) Redis
15 7 (0.72%) Informix
16 6 (0.62%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
17 5 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.55%) Subversion
3 39 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 35 (3.62%) Maven
5 33 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 30 (3.11%) Selenium
7 23 (2.38%) JIRA
8 17 (1.76%) YourKit
9 15 (1.55%) JMeter
9 15 (1.55%) PHPUnit
9 15 (1.55%) GCC
10 13 (1.35%) GDB
11 12 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (1.14%) Trac
13 10 (1.04%) InstallShield
13 10 (1.04%) Mercurial
14 9 (0.93%) Ant
15 8 (0.83%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.62%) RSpec
General
1 165 (17.08%) Finance
2 85 (8.80%) Telecoms
3 34 (3.52%) Marketing
4 30 (3.11%) Aerospace
5 26 (2.69%) Electronics
6 24 (2.48%) Banking
7 21 (2.17%) Automotive
8 14 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.04%) Military
11 6 (0.62%) Legal
12 5 (0.52%) Retail
13 4 (0.41%) German Language
14 3 (0.31%) Publishing
15 2 (0.21%) Advertising
15 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.21%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.21%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 297 (30.75%) Developer
2 95 (9.83%) Support Engineer
3 86 (8.90%) Software Engineer
4 84 (8.70%) Administrator
5 78 (8.07%) Java Developer
6 70 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 69 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 68 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
9 55 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 54 (5.59%) Analyst
11 53 (5.49%) Software Developer
12 49 (5.07%) Web Developer
13 48 (4.97%) C++ Developer
14 43 (4.45%) Network Engineer
15 41 (4.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 40 (4.14%) PHP Developer
17 39 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
17 39 (4.04%) Senior Developer
18 38 (3.93%) Technical Support
18 38 (3.93%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (18.22%) HTML
2 130 (13.46%) CSS
3 112 (11.59%) jQuery
4 93 (9.63%) Web Services
5 78 (8.07%) XML
6 51 (5.28%) Spring
6 51 (5.28%) REST
7 37 (3.83%) Lucene
7 37 (3.83%) Hibernate
8 36 (3.73%) .NET
9 35 (3.62%) LAMP
10 34 (3.52%) SOAP
10 34 (3.52%) HTML5
11 29 (3.00%) J2EE
12 28 (2.90%) STL
13 27 (2.80%) Spring MVC
14 25 (2.59%) JSON
14 25 (2.59%) ActiveMQ
14 25 (2.59%) AngularJS
15 24 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.01%) Open Source
2 82 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
5 32 (3.31%) Clustering
6 24 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.28%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.97%) Replication
9 17 (1.76%) Algorithms
10 16 (1.66%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.45%) User Experience
12 11 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.14%) Life Science
13 10 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (0.93%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.93%) Derivative
14 9 (0.93%) Equities
15 7 (0.72%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.72%) Chemistry
16 6 (0.62%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 329 (34.06%) Windows
2 297 (30.75%) UNIX
3 152 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 91 (9.42%) Solaris
5 71 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (6.83%) CentOS
7 55 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (4.14%) SUSE
10 39 (4.04%) Ubuntu
11 34 (3.52%) AIX
12 22 (2.28%) Debian
13 18 (1.86%) Android
14 14 (1.45%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.24%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.83%) FreeBSD
16 8 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.83%) Fedora
17 6 (0.62%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (15.22%) Software Engineering
3 97 (10.04%) MVC
4 96 (9.94%) OO
5 74 (7.66%) ITIL
6 65 (6.73%) DevOps
7 61 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
8 60 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (6.11%) Multithreading
10 57 (5.90%) Configuration Management
11 48 (4.97%) OOP
12 37 (3.83%) Project Management
12 37 (3.83%) TDD
13 36 (3.73%) Web Development
13 36 (3.73%) Cyber Security
14 35 (3.62%) Change Management
15 33 (3.42%) OOD
15 33 (3.42%) Mentoring
16 31 (3.21%) Software Architecture
17 30 (3.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 269 (27.85%) Java
2 209 (21.64%) Perl
3 208 (21.53%) C++
4 190 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 188 (19.46%) SQL
6 178 (18.43%) Python
7 173 (17.91%) PHP
8 114 (11.80%) C#
9 92 (9.52%) Bash Shell
10 91 (9.42%) C
11 89 (9.21%) Ruby
12 73 (7.56%) Shell Script
13 40 (4.14%) PL/SQL
14 35 (3.62%) PowerShell
15 26 (2.69%) Ada
16 25 (2.59%) COBOL
17 19 (1.97%) VB
18 15 (1.55%) MATLAB
19 14 (1.45%) VBScript
20 11 (1.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 197 (20.39%) Degree
2 69 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 44 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (4.24%) CCNA
6 25 (2.59%) CCNP
6 25 (2.59%) VCP4
7 21 (2.17%) PhD
7 21 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (2.17%) ISEB
8 20 (2.07%) CCDA
8 20 (2.07%) MCSE
9 19 (1.97%) MCSA
10 18 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (1.66%) CCSP
11 16 (1.66%) CCIP
12 14 (1.45%) CCA
12 14 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (1.45%) NCDA
13 13 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.62%) QA
2 13 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.04%) SLA
4 9 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.62%) GLP
5 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.41%) COBIT
7 3 (0.31%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.10%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 131 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (6.63%) Active Directory
3 53 (5.49%) vSphere
4 33 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 25 (2.59%) vCloud
6 23 (2.38%) KVM
7 20 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (2.07%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.45%) Squid
9 13 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (1.04%) Xen
12 7 (0.72%) XenApp
12 7 (0.72%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.72%) Firmware
12 7 (0.72%) NFS
13 6 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 109 (11.28%) Puppet
2 63 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (5.59%) Nagios
4 18 (1.86%) NetBackup
4 18 (1.86%) Backup Exec
5 14 (1.45%) Data Guard
6 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (1.14%) Cacti
8 9 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.93%) SCCM
9 8 (0.83%) SCOM
9 8 (0.83%) AppManager
9 8 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.83%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.72%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.72%) Opsview
11 6 (0.62%) logstash
11 6 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (0.62%) WSUS
11 6 (0.62%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 237 (24.53%) VMware
2 195 (20.19%) Red Hat
3 186 (19.25%) Oracle
4 134 (13.87%) Microsoft
5 125 (12.94%) Cisco
6 60 (6.21%) HP
7 59 (6.11%) Citrix
8 41 (4.24%) Symantec
9 40 (4.14%) F5
10 34 (3.52%) EMC
11 31 (3.21%) NetApp
12 27 (2.80%) Zend
13 23 (2.38%) Sun
13 23 (2.38%) IBM
14 21 (2.17%) Dell
15 19 (1.97%) Fidessa
16 17 (1.76%) Juniper
17 16 (1.66%) Veritas
18 15 (1.55%) Blue Coat
19 14 (1.45%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 - 55,000 +bonus / benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago