The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chertsey with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Surrey / Chertsey
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chertsey 16.28% 19.64% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 32.35% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chertsey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Chertsey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 34 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chertsey 18.60% 60.71% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 20
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +29.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Chertsey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chertsey citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Chertsey

Linux
Salary Trend in Chertsey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Chertsey.

Salary trend for Linux in Chertsey

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chertsey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Chertsey over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chertsey region with a requirement for Linux.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Network Design
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) HSRP
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) VRRP
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Radware
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) HSRP
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) VRRP
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
1 8 (88.89%) Network Design
1 8 (88.89%) Network Monitoring
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Radware
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