The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 22 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 137 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 13.14% 19.03% 15.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.29% 46.92% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 101
Median salary £45,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.27% +26.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £70,000 £55,000
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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 175 292 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 50.00% 40.56% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 163 192 277
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Linux
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Guildford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Guildford over the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) Java
3 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
4 17 (24.64%) ITIL
5 16 (23.19%) Unix
5 16 (23.19%) MySQL
6 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
7 14 (20.29%) LDAP
8 13 (18.84%) Web Services
8 13 (18.84%) Windows
8 13 (18.84%) SQL
8 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.84%) HTML
8 13 (18.84%) DNS
8 13 (18.84%) Hadoop
8 13 (18.84%) TDD
9 12 (17.39%) Puppet
9 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (17.39%) VMware
9 12 (17.39%) PHP
9 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (15.94%) HTTP
10 11 (15.94%) Apache
10 11 (15.94%) Finance
10 11 (15.94%) PaaS
11 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (14.49%) Scrum
11 10 (14.49%) Ansible

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (15.94%) Apache
3 6 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.25%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.80%) GemFire
6 3 (4.35%) JBoss
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.45%) Liferay
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) PaaS
2 10 (14.49%) GitHub
3 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (11.59%) SaaS
5 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.90%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (2.90%) G Suite
7 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) LDAP
2 13 (18.84%) DNS
3 11 (15.94%) HTTP
4 5 (7.25%) SSH
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.80%) Firewall
5 4 (5.80%) Internet
5 4 (5.80%) IPsec
5 4 (5.80%) SNMP
5 4 (5.80%) VPN
6 3 (4.35%) VLAN
7 2 (2.90%) DHCP
7 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.90%) LAN
7 2 (2.90%) Network Security
7 2 (2.90%) SAN
7 2 (2.90%) SMTP
7 2 (2.90%) SSL
7 2 (2.90%) tcpdump
7 2 (2.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) Hadoop
3 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (13.04%) Big Data
5 7 (10.14%) Blockchain
5 7 (10.14%) Data Lake
6 5 (7.25%) HBase
7 4 (5.80%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.80%) OLTP
8 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.45%) Parquet
10 1 (1.45%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) RSpec
3 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.25%) Gradle
4 5 (7.25%) JUnit
5 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.45%) JBehave
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) Mockito
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Marketing
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Electronics
4 3 (4.35%) Games
4 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Military
6 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Administrator
2 15 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (18.84%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (18.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (18.84%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Web Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Linux Support
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.25%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) HTML
1 13 (18.84%) Web Services
2 8 (11.59%) CSS
3 7 (10.14%) CSS3
3 7 (10.14%) REST
3 7 (10.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (8.70%) HTML5
4 6 (8.70%) jQuery
4 6 (8.70%) LAMP
4 6 (8.70%) Middleware
4 6 (8.70%) Spring
5 5 (7.25%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (7.25%) J2EE
5 5 (7.25%) JSON
5 5 (7.25%) Kafka
5 5 (7.25%) Laravel
5 5 (7.25%) RequireJS
6 4 (5.80%) Spring Batch
6 4 (5.80%) Spring Boot
6 4 (5.80%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Cyber Attack
1 7 (10.14%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (8.70%) Replication
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (2.90%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) Handset
6 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.45%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.45%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Unix
2 13 (18.84%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (10.14%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.80%) Debian
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) CentOS
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.90%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) VMS
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) ITIL
3 13 (18.84%) TDD
4 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.49%) Scrum
5 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.04%) Service Management
5 9 (13.04%) Web Development
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (11.59%) OO
7 7 (10.14%) Cryptography
7 7 (10.14%) DevOps
7 7 (10.14%) Migration
7 7 (10.14%) Online Security
7 7 (10.14%) Prototyping
7 7 (10.14%) Rapid Prototyping
7 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) BDD
8 5 (7.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Java
2 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
2 13 (18.84%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) PHP
4 9 (13.04%) C++
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) C#
6 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.14%) Ruby
6 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.70%) Perl
8 5 (7.25%) C
9 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.90%) Go
10 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CCNA
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) FISMA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (7.25%) HDFS
3 4 (5.80%) NFS
4 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) KVM
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
2 10 (14.49%) Ansible
3 3 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.45%) Opsview
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.45%) Salt
4 1 (1.45%) SELinux
4 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.39%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) NETGEAR
6 2 (2.90%) Polycom
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) BT
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
Guildford, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 75k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 51000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
PS Computer Services
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester|Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago