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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 51 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 15.32% 7.38% 6.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.80% 35.25% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 24
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
125 122 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.54% 20.93% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 118 111 96
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 29 June 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (50.94%) Red Hat
2 47 (44.34%) VMware
3 45 (42.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (36.79%) Degree
5 35 (33.02%) Oracle
5 35 (33.02%) UNIX
6 28 (26.42%) Clustering
6 28 (26.42%) Apache
6 28 (26.42%) Nagios
7 27 (25.47%) Tomcat
7 27 (25.47%) Load Balancing
8 24 (22.64%) Windows
8 24 (22.64%) SAN
9 21 (19.81%) Python
9 21 (19.81%) JBoss
9 21 (19.81%) SQL
9 21 (19.81%) Network Design
10 19 (17.92%) Finance
10 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
11 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
11 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
12 17 (16.04%) Java
12 17 (16.04%) CentOS
12 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
14 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (13.21%) C++
14 14 (13.21%) HTML
14 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
15 12 (11.32%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (26.42%) Apache
2 27 (25.47%) Tomcat
3 21 (19.81%) JBoss
4 7 (6.60%) Node.js
5 5 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.94%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.64%) SAN
2 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.77%) DNS
3 4 (3.77%) VLAN
3 4 (3.77%) X.25
3 4 (3.77%) LAN
3 4 (3.77%) WAN
4 3 (2.83%) DHCP
4 3 (2.83%) HTTP
5 2 (1.89%) NAS
6 1 (0.94%) LDAP
6 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.94%) SNMP
6 1 (0.94%) Firewall
6 1 (0.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 12 (11.32%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) Informix
4 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) DB2
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) Subversion
3 3 (2.83%) Maven
3 3 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (47.17%) Support Engineer
2 31 (29.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (29.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 22 (20.75%) Linux Support
4 19 (17.92%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Linux Support Engineer
5 16 (15.09%) Developer
6 11 (10.38%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (10.38%) Administrator
7 10 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) C++ Developer
10 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Architect
10 6 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) C Developer
11 5 (4.72%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) HTML
2 11 (10.38%) CSS
2 11 (10.38%) jQuery
3 9 (8.49%) HTML5
3 9 (8.49%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (7.55%) AngularJS
4 8 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (7.55%) Akka
4 8 (7.55%) Play Framework
4 8 (7.55%) spray
5 5 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (4.72%) .NET
5 5 (4.72%) JSON
6 3 (2.83%) EJB
6 3 (2.83%) Swing
6 3 (2.83%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.83%) Spring
6 3 (2.83%) JSF
6 3 (2.83%) J2EE
6 3 (2.83%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Clustering
2 19 (17.92%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.49%) Algorithms
4 8 (7.55%) Visualisation
4 8 (7.55%) User Experience
5 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.60%) Data Structures
6 6 (5.66%) Eurex
6 6 (5.66%) Data Centre
7 5 (4.72%) Fixed Income
7 5 (4.72%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.83%) Equities
8 3 (2.83%) Derivative
8 3 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Statistics
10 1 (0.94%) Physics
10 1 (0.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 35 (33.02%) UNIX
3 24 (22.64%) Windows
4 17 (16.04%) CentOS
5 10 (9.43%) SUSE
6 9 (8.49%) Solaris
7 7 (6.60%) Debian
7 7 (6.60%) Fedora
7 7 (6.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Load Balancing
2 21 (19.81%) Network Design
3 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.32%) Workflow
5 11 (10.38%) OO
6 10 (9.43%) OOP
6 10 (9.43%) Web Development
6 10 (9.43%) Database Theory
7 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.60%) OOD
8 7 (6.60%) Analytics
9 6 (5.66%) Project Management
9 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.66%) Scrum
10 5 (4.72%) MVC
10 5 (4.72%) Video Processing
11 4 (3.77%) Security Patching
12 2 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) SQL
1 21 (19.81%) Python
2 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.04%) Java
4 14 (13.21%) C++
5 12 (11.32%) C
5 12 (11.32%) Perl
5 12 (11.32%) Bash Shell
6 10 (9.43%) Scala
7 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.60%) MATLAB
8 7 (6.60%) PHP
9 4 (3.77%) C#
9 4 (3.77%) Ruby
10 3 (2.83%) Tcl
11 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 39 (36.79%) Degree
2 17 (16.04%) Security Cleared
3 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.55%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) MCP
5 2 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.83%) KVM
5 2 (1.89%) iptables
5 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.94%) Firmware
6 1 (0.94%) Samba
6 1 (0.94%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 28 (26.42%) Nagios
2 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.83%) Puppet
4 2 (1.89%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) vMotion
4 2 (1.89%) Cacti
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.94%) Opsview
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 54 (50.94%) Red Hat
2 47 (44.34%) VMware
3 35 (33.02%) Oracle
4 10 (9.43%) Fidessa
5 7 (6.60%) HP
5 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.66%) Patsystems
6 6 (5.66%) NYFIX
7 5 (4.72%) GL TRADE
7 5 (4.72%) Symantec
8 3 (2.83%) EccoWare
8 3 (2.83%) EasyScreen
9 2 (1.89%) Reuters
9 2 (1.89%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco
9 2 (1.89%) Veeam
10 1 (0.94%) Sun
10 1 (0.94%) NetApp
10 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.94%) WatchGuard
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
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