The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Linux Support
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 165 202
Rank change year-on-year +12 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 9 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.73% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 15
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  

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 2623 3577 4495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.75% 97.10% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9530 14909 19881
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Surrey

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in Surrey

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in Surrey

Linux Support
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 4 £37,500 -
Guildford +11 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Horley - 2 £27,500 -
Linux Support
South East

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Linux Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) RHCE
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (28.57%) RHCSA
4 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) NFS
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (7.14%) iptables
7 1 (7.14%) everRun

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
1 4 (28.57%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) NFS
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) everRun
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) VMware