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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 54 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 17.09% 5.61% 4.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.30% 25.00% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 16
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
141 112 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 44.62% 22.44% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 136 101 106
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 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 57 (61.29%) Red Hat
2 49 (52.69%) VMware
3 48 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (41.94%) Degree
5 37 (39.78%) Oracle
6 30 (32.26%) Apache
7 29 (31.18%) Tomcat
7 29 (31.18%) Nagios
7 29 (31.18%) Clustering
8 28 (30.11%) Load Balancing
9 27 (29.03%) UNIX
10 25 (26.88%) Windows
10 25 (26.88%) SAN
11 23 (24.73%) JBoss
12 22 (23.66%) Network Design
13 21 (22.58%) Finance
13 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.51%) Python
15 19 (20.43%) Security Cleared
15 19 (20.43%) CentOS
16 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
17 16 (17.20%) Workflow
18 15 (16.13%) SQL
18 15 (16.13%) Java
18 15 (16.13%) Perl
19 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
19 13 (13.98%) Bash Shell
20 12 (12.90%) MySQL
20 12 (12.90%) Fidessa
20 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 30 (32.26%) Apache
2 29 (31.18%) Tomcat
3 23 (24.73%) JBoss
4 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.08%) Jetty
5 1 (1.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.88%) SAN
2 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.38%) DNS
4 4 (4.30%) VLAN
5 3 (3.23%) DHCP
5 3 (3.23%) HTTP
6 2 (2.15%) NAS
6 2 (2.15%) LAN
6 2 (2.15%) WAN
7 1 (1.08%) LDAP
7 1 (1.08%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.08%) SNMP
7 1 (1.08%) X.25
7 1 (1.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.08%) SSH
7 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 6 (6.45%) Informix
4 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.08%) DB2
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.23%) Subversion
4 2 (2.15%) Maven
4 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Support Engineer
2 33 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (35.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 21 (22.58%) Linux Support
4 18 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (19.35%) Linux Support Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Administrator
5 12 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (11.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.83%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.68%) Developer
8 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.45%) Architect
9 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (6.45%) HTML
3 5 (5.38%) .NET
4 4 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.30%) jQuery
4 4 (4.30%) JSON
4 4 (4.30%) CSS
5 3 (3.23%) HTML5
6 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.15%) spray
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) Akka
6 2 (2.15%) Play Framework
6 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.15%) Spring
6 2 (2.15%) JSF
6 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.15%) JDBC
6 2 (2.15%) JSP
6 2 (2.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.18%) Clustering
2 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) Eurex
4 6 (6.45%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.30%) Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.30%) Equities
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.15%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.08%) Statistics
7 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 27 (29.03%) UNIX
3 25 (26.88%) Windows
4 19 (20.43%) CentOS
5 11 (11.83%) SUSE
6 10 (10.75%) Solaris
7 8 (8.60%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.60%) Debian
7 8 (8.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Load Balancing
2 22 (23.66%) Network Design
3 16 (17.20%) Workflow
4 12 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.60%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) Scrum
7 4 (4.30%) Video Processing
7 4 (4.30%) MVC
8 3 (3.23%) OO
8 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.15%) Database Theory
9 2 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.15%) Web Development
9 2 (2.15%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (2.15%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.15%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) Python
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
2 15 (16.13%) Java
2 15 (16.13%) Perl
3 13 (13.98%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.75%) Shell Script
4 10 (10.75%) C++
5 8 (8.60%) C
5 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.45%) PHP
7 5 (5.38%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.23%) C#
8 3 (3.23%) Tcl
8 3 (3.23%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) Scala
9 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.08%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 39 (41.94%) Degree
2 19 (20.43%) Security Cleared
3 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.75%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (4.30%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) KVM
6 2 (2.15%) iptables
7 1 (1.08%) Firmware
7 1 (1.08%) Samba
7 1 (1.08%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 29 (31.18%) Nagios
2 6 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.23%) Puppet
4 2 (2.15%) vMotion
4 2 (2.15%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.15%) Cacti
4 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 57 (61.29%) Red Hat
2 49 (52.69%) VMware
3 37 (39.78%) Oracle
4 12 (12.90%) Fidessa
5 9 (9.68%) HP
6 7 (7.53%) NYFIX
6 7 (7.53%) Symantec
6 7 (7.53%) Patsystems
7 6 (6.45%) GL TRADE
8 5 (5.38%) Cisco
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.23%) EccoWare
10 3 (3.23%) EasyScreen
11 2 (2.15%) Veeam
11 2 (2.15%) Reuters
11 2 (2.15%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.08%) Sun
12 1 (1.08%) NetApp
12 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.08%) WatchGuard
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