The median annual salary for a Linux Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Specialist
South East / Surrey
Rank - - 214
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - - 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2667 4056 4350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.25% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 3475 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Specialist in Surrey

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux Specialist in Surrey

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Linux Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) ITSM
2 10 (90.91%) Incident Management
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
2 10 (90.91%) RHCA
2 10 (90.91%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAN

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Incident Management
1 10 (90.91%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Perl
1 10 (90.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (90.91%) RHCA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) VMware