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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 460 472 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 10.35% 11.12% 9.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.37% 40.72% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 354 391 441
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 £30,300 £32,500 £27,988
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
1231 1159 1423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.71% 27.30% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1005 1268
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 82 £45,000 +14.72% 26
Camberley +7 38 £28,500 -44.66% 1
Woking +13 35 £55,000 - 16
Leatherhead +14 33 £60,000 +29.03% 4
Staines -4 22 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Reigate -20 21 £65,000 +52.94%
Walton-on-Thames +3 16 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Epsom +1 13 £55,000 +22.22%
Redhill +11 12 £45,000 -2.17% 3
Dorking - 11 £50,000 -
Weybridge +13 9 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Farnham +12 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Chertsey +11 8 £39,000 -28.44%
Egham -32 5 £26,000 -67.50%
Godalming +2 2 £35,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 £45,000 -21.73% 3
Thames Ditton - 1 £25,000 -
Addlestone - 1 £50,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 345 (35.53%) Windows
2 294 (30.28%) UNIX
3 265 (27.29%) Java
4 241 (24.82%) MySQL
5 221 (22.76%) VMware
6 211 (21.73%) Perl
7 204 (21.01%) Oracle
8 194 (19.98%) C++
9 187 (19.26%) JavaScript
9 187 (19.26%) Red Hat
9 187 (19.26%) Degree
10 182 (18.74%) SQL
11 176 (18.13%) Python
12 175 (18.02%) PHP
13 168 (17.30%) HTML
14 161 (16.58%) Finance
15 160 (16.48%) DNS
16 159 (16.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 156 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
18 153 (15.76%) Apache
19 144 (14.83%) Software Engineering
20 133 (13.70%) CSS
21 132 (13.59%) TCP/IP
21 132 (13.59%) Puppet
22 130 (13.39%) Cisco
23 129 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 125 (12.87%) Microsoft
25 119 (12.26%) SAN
26 115 (11.84%) Web Services
27 111 (11.43%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 153 (15.76%) Apache
2 57 (5.87%) Tomcat
3 44 (4.53%) JBoss
4 32 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 32 (3.30%) nginx
5 24 (2.47%) IIS
6 21 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (2.06%) WebSphere
8 18 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (1.85%) CMS
9 17 (1.75%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.75%) WordPress
10 16 (1.65%) Node.js
11 15 (1.54%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.24%) SAS
13 11 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.82%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.82%) Drupal
15 7 (0.72%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 46 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.65%) MS Office
3 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.78%) SaaS
3 25 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.34%) PaaS
6 12 (1.24%) IaaS
7 11 (1.13%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.62%) Heroku
10 4 (0.41%) Office 365
11 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 160 (16.48%) DNS
2 132 (13.59%) TCP/IP
3 119 (12.26%) SAN
4 109 (11.23%) HTTP
5 76 (7.83%) Internet
6 74 (7.62%) WAN
7 68 (7.00%) DHCP
8 65 (6.69%) Firewall
9 60 (6.18%) LAN
10 36 (3.71%) VLAN
11 35 (3.60%) LDAP
12 34 (3.50%) SSL
13 30 (3.09%) VoIP
14 25 (2.57%) VPN
15 24 (2.47%) LTE
16 20 (2.06%) MPLS
17 19 (1.96%) Asterisk PBX
18 18 (1.85%) iSCSI
18 18 (1.85%) OSPF
18 18 (1.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (24.82%) MySQL
2 70 (7.21%) SQL Server
3 52 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 50 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 49 (5.05%) Oracle Database
6 38 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 37 (3.81%) Relational Database
8 36 (3.71%) Big Data
9 16 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.13%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.72%) Informix
16 7 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.72%) Apache Hive
16 7 (0.72%) Redis
17 6 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 53 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.25%) Maven
3 48 (4.94%) Subversion
4 45 (4.63%) Eclipse
5 44 (4.53%) Jenkins
6 39 (4.02%) Selenium
7 29 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (2.68%) JMeter
9 24 (2.47%) YourKit
10 23 (2.37%) JIRA
11 22 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
12 21 (2.16%) GCC
13 20 (2.06%) GDB
14 16 (1.65%) Mercurial
14 16 (1.65%) Ant
15 15 (1.54%) Trac
16 13 (1.34%) PHPUnit
17 8 (0.82%) Visual Studio
18 7 (0.72%) InstallShield
19 6 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 161 (16.58%) Finance
2 68 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.60%) Marketing
4 29 (2.99%) Banking
5 22 (2.27%) Electronics
5 22 (2.27%) Aerospace
6 19 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.34%) Automotive
8 13 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.24%) Legal
10 10 (1.03%) Military
11 7 (0.72%) Retail
12 5 (0.51%) Publishing
12 5 (0.51%) German Language
13 4 (0.41%) French Language
14 2 (0.21%) Finnish Language
14 2 (0.21%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 269 (27.70%) Developer
2 91 (9.37%) Administrator
3 86 (8.86%) Support Engineer
4 83 (8.55%) Software Engineer
5 80 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
6 78 (8.03%) Java Developer
7 76 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
8 70 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
9 54 (5.56%) Analyst
10 53 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 50 (5.15%) Consultant
12 47 (4.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 45 (4.63%) Software Developer
13 45 (4.63%) C++ Developer
14 43 (4.43%) Network Engineer
15 40 (4.12%) Senior Developer
16 38 (3.91%) Architect
17 37 (3.81%) Technical Engineer
18 35 (3.60%) Web Developer
19 34 (3.50%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (17.30%) HTML
2 133 (13.70%) CSS
3 115 (11.84%) Web Services
4 111 (11.43%) jQuery
5 67 (6.90%) XML
6 56 (5.77%) Spring
7 50 (5.15%) Hibernate
8 44 (4.53%) REST
9 43 (4.43%) STL
10 41 (4.22%) Lucene
11 39 (4.02%) J2EE
12 37 (3.81%) Spring MVC
13 35 (3.60%) .NET
14 34 (3.50%) Spring Integration
15 33 (3.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 33 (3.40%) HTML5
15 33 (3.40%) SOAP
16 29 (2.99%) LAMP
17 26 (2.68%) ActiveMQ
18 25 (2.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (8.24%) Open Source
3 55 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 35 (3.60%) Clustering
5 34 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
6 29 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 22 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.27%) Life Science
8 22 (2.27%) Replication
9 18 (1.85%) Algorithms
10 16 (1.65%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.13%) HACMP
12 11 (1.13%) Chemistry
12 11 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (1.13%) User Experience
13 10 (1.03%) PKI
13 10 (1.03%) Biology
13 10 (1.03%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 345 (35.53%) Windows
2 294 (30.28%) UNIX
3 159 (16.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 103 (10.61%) Solaris
5 91 (9.37%) CentOS
6 77 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (4.84%) AIX
10 42 (4.33%) Ubuntu
11 41 (4.22%) SUSE
12 29 (2.99%) Debian
13 25 (2.57%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.54%) Android
14 15 (1.54%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.82%) FreeBSD
15 8 (0.82%) HPUX
16 7 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
17 6 (0.62%) Fedora
18 5 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (14.83%) Software Engineering
3 102 (10.50%) OO
4 92 (9.47%) MVC
5 84 (8.65%) Performance Tuning
6 83 (8.55%) ITIL
7 80 (8.24%) Multithreading
8 76 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (7.31%) DevOps
10 61 (6.28%) Configuration Management
11 50 (5.15%) Project Management
11 50 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 40 (4.12%) TDD
13 39 (4.02%) OOP
14 35 (3.60%) Cyber Security
14 35 (3.60%) Change Management
15 34 (3.50%) Service Management
16 32 (3.30%) Information Security
17 30 (3.09%) Information Assurance
18 29 (2.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 265 (27.29%) Java
2 211 (21.73%) Perl
3 194 (19.98%) C++
4 187 (19.26%) JavaScript
5 182 (18.74%) SQL
6 176 (18.13%) Python
7 175 (18.02%) PHP
8 103 (10.61%) Bash Shell
9 95 (9.78%) C#
10 85 (8.75%) Shell Script
11 83 (8.55%) C
12 74 (7.62%) Ruby
13 41 (4.22%) PL/SQL
14 27 (2.78%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.85%) MATLAB
16 17 (1.75%) Ada
16 17 (1.75%) COBOL
17 14 (1.44%) VBScript
17 14 (1.44%) VB
18 11 (1.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 187 (19.26%) Degree
2 81 (8.34%) Security Cleared
3 62 (6.39%) SC Cleared
4 40 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (3.71%) CCNA
6 31 (3.19%) ISEB
7 30 (3.09%) PhD
8 24 (2.47%) CCNP
9 21 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (2.06%) MCSE
11 18 (1.85%) CCDA
12 17 (1.75%) MCSA
13 14 (1.44%) CCIP
13 14 (1.44%) CCSP
13 14 (1.44%) CISSP
14 13 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
15 12 (1.24%) NCDA
15 12 (1.24%) CCA
15 12 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.81%) QA
2 14 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.03%) GLP
5 9 (0.93%) SLA
6 3 (0.31%) COBIT
6 3 (0.31%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 129 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 56 (5.77%) vSphere
4 27 (2.78%) vCloud
5 25 (2.57%) Hyper-V
6 21 (2.16%) KVM
7 20 (2.06%) VMware ESX
8 18 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.85%) NFS
9 16 (1.65%) Squid
9 16 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 14 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 12 (1.24%) Samba
13 11 (1.13%) Firmware
14 10 (1.03%) Xen
15 9 (0.93%) XenApp
15 9 (0.93%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.62%) Veritas File System
16 6 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 132 (13.59%) Puppet
2 78 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (5.36%) Nagios
4 27 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 17 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 14 (1.44%) Backup Exec
7 13 (1.34%) Data Guard
7 13 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (1.24%) Cacti
9 10 (1.03%) SCCM
9 10 (1.03%) AppManager
10 9 (0.93%) OpenView
10 9 (0.93%) SCOM
10 9 (0.93%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.82%) Control-M
12 7 (0.72%) Legato
12 7 (0.72%) WSUS
13 6 (0.62%) logstash
13 6 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.62%) Opsview
Vendors
1 221 (22.76%) VMware
2 204 (21.01%) Oracle
3 187 (19.26%) Red Hat
4 130 (13.39%) Cisco
5 125 (12.87%) Microsoft
6 72 (7.42%) HP
7 59 (6.08%) Citrix
8 40 (4.12%) F5
9 37 (3.81%) IBM
10 36 (3.71%) Sun
10 36 (3.71%) EMC
11 32 (3.30%) Symantec
12 29 (2.99%) Dell
13 25 (2.57%) NetApp
14 22 (2.27%) Veritas
15 20 (2.06%) Zend
16 19 (1.96%) Juniper
17 18 (1.85%) Fidessa
18 17 (1.75%) Blue Coat
18 17 (1.75%) Websense
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 to £25,000 Negotiable + Bonu
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competative + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent package!
Posted: 4 days ago