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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 39 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.75% 13.49% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.71% 32.23% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 30
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -3.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
68 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.47% 41.87% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 109 127
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
2 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) Python
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle
4 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
4 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
4 10 (37.04%) Clustering
4 10 (37.04%) Puppet
4 10 (37.04%) CentOS
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (33.33%) Korn
5 9 (33.33%) SUSE
5 9 (33.33%) Xen
5 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (33.33%) Zenoss
5 9 (33.33%) NAS
5 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (33.33%) Firmware
5 9 (33.33%) CA
5 9 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) Dell
5 9 (33.33%) EMC
5 9 (33.33%) NFS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 9 (33.33%) NAS
2 9 (33.33%) SNMP
3 4 (14.81%) 4G
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Scala Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) UI Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) Akka
3 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) LESS
3 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Qt
3 1 (3.70%) RequireJS
3 1 (3.70%) Sass
3 1 (3.70%) spray
3 1 (3.70%) STL
3 1 (3.70%) Symfony
3 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Clustering
2 9 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Physics
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Unix
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) CentOS
4 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (33.33%) SUSE
5 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) OO
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.41%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
2 10 (37.04%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) Korn
4 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Firmware
1 9 (33.33%) KVM
1 9 (33.33%) NFS
1 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) CA
3 9 (33.33%) Dell
3 9 (33.33%) EMC
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) SunGard
5 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.70%) Mercator
6 1 (3.70%) Zend
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago