The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redhill 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 7 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redhill 29.53% 18.88% 14.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.04% 55.10% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 38
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 Redhill with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Redhill
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 89 49 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 46.11% 34.27% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 81 42 90
Median salary £55,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.80% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Redhill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redhill 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 Redhill

Linux
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Salary trend for Linux in Redhill

Linux
Salary Histogram in Redhill

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Redhill over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Redhill

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Linux.

1 77 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.02%) C++
3 45 (36.89%) OO
4 37 (30.33%) Embedded C++
5 27 (22.13%) Software Engineering
5 27 (22.13%) Firewall
6 26 (21.31%) Windows
7 24 (19.67%) Scrum
8 23 (18.85%) VPN
8 23 (18.85%) Degree
9 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
9 21 (17.21%) Unix
10 19 (15.57%) C
11 17 (13.93%) Cisco
12 16 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (13.11%) Perl
12 16 (13.11%) Oracle
12 16 (13.11%) OSPF
12 16 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (12.30%) Load Balancing
13 15 (12.30%) F5
13 15 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (12.30%) BGP
13 15 (12.30%) IPsec
13 15 (12.30%) Electronics
14 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
14 14 (11.48%) Mentoring
14 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (10.66%) VMware
15 13 (10.66%) ITIL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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 1 (0.82%) Apache
1 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
1 1 (0.82%) IIS
1 1 (0.82%) JCAPS
1 1 (0.82%) nginx
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) iPaaS
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.13%) Firewall
2 23 (18.85%) VPN
3 16 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (13.11%) OSPF
4 15 (12.30%) BGP
4 15 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (12.30%) IPsec
5 12 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (9.84%) EIGRP
5 12 (9.84%) HSRP
5 12 (9.84%) Multicast
5 12 (9.84%) NX-OS
5 12 (9.84%) VLAN
5 12 (9.84%) VRRP
6 11 (9.02%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (8.20%) LAN
7 10 (8.20%) WAN
8 9 (7.38%) DHCP
8 9 (7.38%) DNS
9 8 (6.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) MySQL
1 4 (3.28%) OLTP
1 4 (3.28%) VLDB
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.82%) Big Data
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) ProC
1 9 (7.38%) PVCS
2 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (12.30%) Electronics
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) Linux Engineer
2 31 (25.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 23 (18.85%) Embedded Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Network Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Software Engineer
5 15 (12.30%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Switch Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Citrix Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) Security Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Systems Developer
11 8 (6.56%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (6.56%) Team Leader
12 7 (5.74%) C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.10%) Administrator
13 5 (4.10%) Linux Administrator
14 3 (2.46%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) REST
2 7 (5.74%) Yocto
3 5 (4.10%) EDI
4 2 (1.64%) YAML
5 1 (0.82%) .NET
5 1 (0.82%) CSS
5 1 (0.82%) HTML
5 1 (0.82%) LAMP
5 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.02%) Cyber Attack
4 10 (8.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (7.38%) Contactless
6 7 (5.74%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (4.10%) User Experience
8 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.46%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (2.46%) PKI
10 2 (1.64%) iPad
11 1 (0.82%) Derivative
11 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Windows
2 21 (17.21%) Unix
3 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.84%) AIX
5 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.92%) Solaris
8 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.10%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.46%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (63.11%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (36.89%) OO
3 27 (22.13%) Software Engineering
4 24 (19.67%) Scrum
5 15 (12.30%) Load Balancing
6 14 (11.48%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.66%) ITIL
8 12 (9.84%) Security Management
9 9 (7.38%) Cross-Platform Development
9 9 (7.38%) DevOps
10 8 (6.56%) Analytics
11 7 (5.74%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.92%) Kanban
12 6 (4.92%) SDLC
12 6 (4.92%) Waterfall
13 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (4.10%) High Availability
13 5 (4.10%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.02%) C++
2 37 (30.33%) Embedded C++
3 19 (15.57%) C
4 16 (13.11%) Perl
5 12 (9.84%) SQL
6 9 (7.38%) Embedded C
7 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.10%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.82%) Java
10 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.85%) Degree
2 16 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.84%) CCNP
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.82%) CCA
5 1 (0.82%) CCIE
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.20%) Terminal Services
4 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.92%) XenApp
4 6 (4.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (4.92%) XenServer
5 5 (4.10%) DFS Replication
5 5 (4.10%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.46%) GlusterFS
6 3 (2.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.82%) Docker
7 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.82%) iptables
7 1 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) EdgeSight
1 5 (4.10%) SCCM
2 4 (3.28%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.64%) Ansible
4 2 (1.64%) Puppet
5 1 (0.82%) AppManager
5 1 (0.82%) everRun
5 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Cisco
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle
3 15 (12.30%) F5
4 13 (10.66%) Citrix
4 13 (10.66%) VMware
5 12 (9.84%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.20%) Aquila
7 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.28%) EMC
8 4 (3.28%) Sun
8 4 (3.28%) Veritas
9 3 (2.46%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (2.46%) Brocade
9 3 (2.46%) Forcepoint
9 3 (2.46%) Juniper
9 3 (2.46%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.46%) StorageTek
10 2 (1.64%) Dell
11 1 (0.82%) HP
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago