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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 34 36 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 5.48% 6.97% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.79% 26.26% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 42
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £45,000
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
78 99 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 25.16% 26.54% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 96 117
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 33 (53.23%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) Spring
3 22 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 22 (35.48%) Oracle
4 21 (33.87%) Apache
5 19 (30.65%) SQL
5 19 (30.65%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) Red Hat
7 17 (27.42%) Solaris
8 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (22.58%) JBoss
11 12 (19.35%) Web Services
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
12 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
12 11 (17.74%) ISO 9001
12 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.13%) RESTful
13 10 (16.13%) JSF
13 10 (16.13%) JSP
14 9 (14.52%) C++
14 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
14 9 (14.52%) Cisco
14 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
14 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
15 8 (12.90%) Puppet
15 8 (12.90%) Windows
15 8 (12.90%) J2EE
16 7 (11.29%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (33.87%) Apache
2 14 (22.58%) JBoss
3 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Java Programmer
4 10 (16.13%) Programmer
5 9 (14.52%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 8 (12.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Architect
8 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Configuration Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Development Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Hardware Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) IT Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) Spring
2 22 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 12 (19.35%) Web Services
4 10 (16.13%) RESTful
4 10 (16.13%) JSF
4 10 (16.13%) JSP
5 8 (12.90%) J2EE
6 7 (11.29%) Ajax
6 7 (11.29%) Spring MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (6.45%) STL
8 2 (3.23%) HTML
8 2 (3.23%) .NET
8 2 (3.23%) XML
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.23%) CSS
8 2 (3.23%) J2SE
8 2 (3.23%) Akka
8 2 (3.23%) Play Framework
8 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Open Source
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) CMDB
2 2 (3.23%) EFT
2 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) VHDL
3 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Solaris
2 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows
4 7 (11.29%) UNIX
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
3 7 (11.29%) MVC
3 7 (11.29%) QMS
4 6 (9.68%) System Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Identity Management
5 4 (6.45%) OO
5 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.84%) Information Security
7 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Scrum
7 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.23%) TDD
7 2 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) C++
3 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.06%) C
6 4 (6.45%) Scala
7 3 (4.84%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) C#
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) PhD
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
2 5 (8.06%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 18 (29.03%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco
3 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
4 7 (11.29%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Juniper
6 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
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