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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 10.26% 6.73% 8.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.13% 31.46% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 31
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
92 89 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 26.21% 21.39% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83 77 98
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -23.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
2 30 (32.97%) UNIX
3 28 (30.77%) VMware
4 27 (29.67%) Degree
4 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (27.47%) Windows
6 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 21 (23.08%) Nagios
7 20 (21.98%) Oracle
8 18 (19.78%) Clustering
8 18 (19.78%) Computer Science
9 17 (18.68%) SQL
9 17 (18.68%) C++
9 17 (18.68%) HTML
9 17 (18.68%) OO
9 17 (18.68%) Apache
10 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
10 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (17.58%) Network Design
10 16 (17.58%) Load Balancing
11 15 (16.48%) Algorithms
11 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
11 15 (16.48%) C
11 15 (16.48%) SAN
12 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 14 (15.38%) Python
12 14 (15.38%) Web Development
12 14 (15.38%) Scala
12 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
13 13 (14.29%) Database Theory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (18.68%) Apache
2 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.29%) JBoss
4 9 (9.89%) Node.js
5 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) SAN
2 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.40%) DNS
3 4 (4.40%) LAN
3 4 (4.40%) WAN
3 4 (4.40%) X.25
3 4 (4.40%) Firewall
4 3 (3.30%) VPN
5 2 (2.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.10%) SSH
6 1 (1.10%) Internet
6 1 (1.10%) LDAP
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) HTTP
6 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.79%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) DB2
4 1 (1.10%) Informix
4 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.20%) Maven
3 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Advertising
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Linux Support Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.59%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) C Developer
8 5 (5.49%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) HTML
2 13 (14.29%) CSS
3 12 (13.19%) jQuery
4 11 (12.09%) HTML5
4 11 (12.09%) AngularJS
4 11 (12.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (12.09%) Akka
4 11 (12.09%) Play Framework
4 11 (12.09%) spray
5 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (5.49%) JSON
6 4 (4.40%) STL
7 3 (3.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.20%) RESTful
8 2 (2.20%) JDBC
8 2 (2.20%) JSP
8 2 (2.20%) Swing
8 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.20%) Spring
8 2 (2.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Clustering
1 18 (19.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.48%) Algorithms
3 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
5 10 (10.99%) User Experience
5 10 (10.99%) Data Structures
5 10 (10.99%) Visualisation
6 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.59%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.30%) Physics
9 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.10%) Life Science
10 1 (1.10%) Eurex
10 1 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
10 1 (1.10%) Equities
10 1 (1.10%) Derivative
10 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.97%) UNIX
2 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (27.47%) Windows
4 11 (12.09%) CentOS
5 9 (9.89%) Solaris
6 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.10%) SUSE
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.10%) Fedora
7 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) OO
2 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.58%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.58%) Network Design
3 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.38%) Web Development
5 13 (14.29%) Database Theory
5 13 (14.29%) OOP
6 10 (10.99%) OOD
7 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 8 (8.79%) Analytics
9 7 (7.69%) Video Processing
10 5 (5.49%) Machine Learning
11 4 (4.40%) Project Management
11 4 (4.40%) MVC
11 4 (4.40%) Security Patching
12 3 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (2.20%) Change Control
13 2 (2.20%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.68%) SQL
2 17 (18.68%) C++
3 15 (16.48%) C
4 14 (15.38%) Python
4 14 (15.38%) Scala
5 13 (14.29%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) MATLAB
7 6 (6.59%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.49%) PHP
8 5 (5.49%) Ruby
8 5 (5.49%) C#
9 1 (1.10%) Tcl
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) PhD
4 4 (4.40%) CCNA
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.40%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) KVM
2 1 (1.10%) iptables
2 1 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (1.10%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) Nagios
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.10%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Red Hat
2 28 (30.77%) VMware
3 20 (21.98%) Oracle
4 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.79%) Cisco
6 7 (7.69%) Juniper
7 4 (4.40%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.30%) Sun
8 3 (3.30%) NETGEAR
8 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.30%) HP
9 1 (1.10%) Patsystems
9 1 (1.10%) GL TRADE
9 1 (1.10%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.10%) NYFIX
9 1 (1.10%) NetApp
Woking
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago