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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 14 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +41
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 9.76% 15.48% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.18% 34.67% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,200 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
93 150 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 31.31% 44.64% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 144 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) VMware
3 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 16 (38.10%) Oracle
4 16 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (35.71%) Unix
6 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (33.33%) Puppet
7 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.95%) Clustering
8 12 (28.57%) HP
8 12 (28.57%) Apache
9 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
9 10 (23.81%) JBoss
9 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.81%) Network Design
10 9 (21.43%) nginx
10 9 (21.43%) SAN
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) DevOps
11 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
11 8 (19.05%) Nagios
11 8 (19.05%) Cisco
11 8 (19.05%) Firewall
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (19.05%) CentOS
12 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 12 (28.57%) Apache
2 10 (23.81%) JBoss
2 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
3 9 (21.43%) nginx
4 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
3 8 (19.05%) Firewall
4 6 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 6 (14.29%) NAS
4 6 (14.29%) SNMP
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) X.25
6 3 (7.14%) DNS
6 3 (7.14%) Network Security
7 2 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.76%) VPN
8 1 (2.38%) 4G
8 1 (2.38%) SSH
8 1 (2.38%) SSL
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Administrator
2 14 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux Support
4 9 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Security Administrator
7 5 (11.90%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) IT Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) IT Security Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Developer
9 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Design Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Ajax
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.38%) CSS3
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) LAMP
2 1 (2.38%) LESS
2 1 (2.38%) RequireJS
2 1 (2.38%) RESTful
2 1 (2.38%) Sass
2 1 (2.38%) Symfony
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 6 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (35.71%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) CentOS
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) SUSE
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Network Design
2 9 (21.43%) DevOps
3 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security
4 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Security Patching
7 3 (7.14%) Internal Audit
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Server Patching
7 3 (7.14%) SIEM
7 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Open Source
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Python
2 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Docker
3 6 (14.29%) Firmware
3 6 (14.29%) KVM
3 6 (14.29%) NFS
3 6 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Nagios
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 6 (14.29%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Salt
4 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle
4 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 12 (28.57%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) Cisco
7 7 (16.67%) Symantec
8 6 (14.29%) CA
8 6 (14.29%) Dell
8 6 (14.29%) EMC
8 6 (14.29%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) SunGard
9 1 (2.38%) Zend
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