Period
to 5 August 2020

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 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -27 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 105 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 3.54% 13.08% 9.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.45% 38.46% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 117 79
Median annual salary £50,000 £61,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.03% +22.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £42,000 £26,400 £32,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £73,000
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +13.86% +1.00%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 51 273 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 12.88% 34.00% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 47 254 212
Median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,325 £23,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,125 £70,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Guildford

Linux
Salary Trend in Guildford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux in Guildford.

Salary trend for Linux in Guildford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Guildford

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux in Guildford over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
3 4 (28.57%) Terraform
3 4 (28.57%) Ansible
3 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (28.57%) Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (14.29%) Development Roadmap
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Data Structures

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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) CTI
2 2 (14.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) Gradle
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) JTAPI
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Vue.js
1 2 (14.29%) Yocto
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Native
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 2 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) OWASP
5 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
2 4 (28.57%) Terraform
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Dynatrace
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Instagram
3 1 (7.14%) QNX
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (7.14%) VMware