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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 51 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 15.36% 4.22% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.46% 16.81% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 20
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
148 119 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 44.58% 25.11% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 143 103 120
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 4 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 54 (62.79%) Red Hat
2 48 (55.81%) VMware
3 45 (52.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (45.35%) Degree
5 34 (39.53%) Oracle
6 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
7 27 (31.40%) Nagios
8 26 (30.23%) UNIX
9 25 (29.07%) Apache
9 25 (29.07%) Load Balancing
10 24 (27.91%) SAN
10 24 (27.91%) Clustering
11 23 (26.74%) Finance
12 21 (24.42%) Windows
12 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
13 20 (23.26%) JBoss
13 20 (23.26%) Python
14 19 (22.09%) Network Design
14 19 (22.09%) CentOS
15 17 (19.77%) Perl
15 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
16 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
16 16 (18.60%) Java
17 15 (17.44%) Fidessa
17 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
18 14 (16.28%) Workflow
19 13 (15.12%) SQL
20 12 (13.95%) Solaris
20 12 (13.95%) SUSE
20 12 (13.95%) FIX Protocol

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 25 (29.07%) Apache
3 20 (23.26%) JBoss
4 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.91%) SAN
2 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) DNS
4 4 (4.65%) VLAN
5 3 (3.49%) Firewall
5 3 (3.49%) DHCP
5 3 (3.49%) HTTP
6 2 (2.33%) NAS
7 1 (1.16%) SSH
7 1 (1.16%) LDAP
7 1 (1.16%) LAN
7 1 (1.16%) WAN
7 1 (1.16%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.16%) SNMP
7 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.63%) MySQL
3 7 (8.14%) Informix
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.16%) DB2
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.16%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 32 (37.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (37.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Linux Support
4 16 (18.60%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (17.44%) Linux Support Engineer
6 12 (13.95%) Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Administrator
6 12 (13.95%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (12.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (12.79%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
9 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.49%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.49%) C Developer
10 3 (3.49%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) CSS
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.33%) JSON
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.16%) LAMP
6 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.16%) Spring
6 1 (1.16%) JSF
6 1 (1.16%) EJB
6 1 (1.16%) Swing
6 1 (1.16%) JDBC
6 1 (1.16%) JSP
6 1 (1.16%) STL
6 1 (1.16%) J2EE
6 1 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Clustering
2 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Eurex
4 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.98%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.65%) Derivative
6 4 (4.65%) Equities
7 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.16%) Statistics
8 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (30.23%) UNIX
3 21 (24.42%) Windows
4 19 (22.09%) CentOS
5 12 (13.95%) Solaris
5 12 (13.95%) SUSE
6 9 (10.47%) Ubuntu
6 9 (10.47%) Debian
6 9 (10.47%) Fedora
7 2 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Load Balancing
2 19 (22.09%) Network Design
3 14 (16.28%) Workflow
4 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.98%) Project Management
7 4 (4.65%) Scrum
8 3 (3.49%) MVC
8 3 (3.49%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (3.49%) Video Processing
8 3 (3.49%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.33%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.16%) Migration
10 1 (1.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.16%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.16%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) Python
2 17 (19.77%) Perl
3 16 (18.60%) Bash Shell
3 16 (18.60%) Java
4 13 (15.12%) SQL
5 11 (12.79%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.79%) C++
6 8 (9.30%) C
7 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.65%) Tcl
8 4 (4.65%) PHP
8 4 (4.65%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.49%) C#
9 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.33%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (1.16%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 39 (45.35%) Degree
2 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
3 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.30%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.49%) KVM
6 2 (2.33%) iptables
7 1 (1.16%) Samba
7 1 (1.16%) Firmware
7 1 (1.16%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Nagios
2 6 (6.98%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.81%) Puppet
4 3 (3.49%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.33%) vMotion
5 2 (2.33%) Cacti
5 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.16%) Opsview
Vendors
1 54 (62.79%) Red Hat
2 48 (55.81%) VMware
3 34 (39.53%) Oracle
4 15 (17.44%) Fidessa
5 9 (10.47%) HP
6 8 (9.30%) NYFIX
6 8 (9.30%) Patsystems
7 7 (8.14%) GL TRADE
7 7 (8.14%) Symantec
8 5 (5.81%) Cisco
9 4 (4.65%) EccoWare
9 4 (4.65%) EasyScreen
10 3 (3.49%) Reuters
10 3 (3.49%) Bloomberg
10 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.33%) Veeam
11 2 (2.33%) Citrix
12 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.16%) NetApp
12 1 (1.16%) Sun
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