The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 32 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 6.74% 7.47% 14.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.91% 28.87% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 46
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £37,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 97 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.16% 25.87% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 96 101
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Linux
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Woking region.

Linux Salary Trend in Woking

Linux
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 34 (53.13%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) Spring
3 23 (35.94%) Degree
3 23 (35.94%) Hibernate
3 23 (35.94%) Oracle
4 22 (34.38%) Apache
5 20 (31.25%) SQL
6 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 15 (23.44%) JBoss
8 15 (23.44%) Solaris
9 13 (20.31%) Web Services
9 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.75%) ISO 9001
10 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 12 (18.75%) Quality Management
11 11 (17.19%) JSP
11 11 (17.19%) RESTful
11 11 (17.19%) JSF
12 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
12 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
13 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
13 9 (14.06%) Cisco
14 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
14 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.50%) QMS
14 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
14 8 (12.50%) CTC Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 22 (34.38%) Apache
2 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
4 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) HTTP
5 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Java Programmer
4 10 (15.63%) Programmer
5 9 (14.06%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Configuration Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) IT Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) Spring
2 23 (35.94%) Hibernate
3 13 (20.31%) Web Services
4 11 (17.19%) JSP
4 11 (17.19%) RESTful
4 11 (17.19%) JSF
5 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 8 (12.50%) Ajax
5 8 (12.50%) J2EE
6 6 (9.38%) .NET
7 4 (6.25%) STL
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (6.25%) WCF
7 4 (6.25%) WPF
8 2 (3.13%) J2SE
8 2 (3.13%) XML
8 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) EFT
3 2 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Solaris
2 13 (20.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) Quality Management
3 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 8 (12.50%) QMS
4 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.38%) System Testing
6 4 (6.25%) OO
6 4 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.25%) Data Management
6 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.69%) Information Security
8 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.13%) OOP
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL
8 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 2 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 8 (12.50%) C++
4 7 (10.94%) C#
5 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
7 4 (6.25%) C
7 4 (6.25%) Scala
8 2 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) PhD
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Oracle
2 16 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (23.44%) JBoss
4 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
4 9 (14.06%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Juniper
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