Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 554 733 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.15% 11.91% 13.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.74% 43.40% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 479 657 824
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,900 £31,825
90th Percentile £74,000 £68,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +7.95%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,508 1,689 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.35% 27.44% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,287 1,490 1,819
Surrey median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Surrey

Linux
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux in Surrey

Linux
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Surrey

Linux
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +4 110 £47,500 -13.64% 25
Leatherhead -2 51 £52,500 +3.45% 14
Reigate -3 51 £54,500 +9.00% 10
Staines -1 34 £74,000 +28.70% 5
Woking +7 27 £60,000 +8.11% 8
Chertsey +10 26 £48,500 +6.59% 5
Weybridge +8 15 £42,500 -20.19% 2
Redhill -15 15 £38,500 -23.00% 3
Camberley -17 14 £51,250 -2.38% 4
Epsom -4 12 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Egham +17 8 £27,500 -26.67%
Farnham -19 7 £37,500 +7.91% 2
Godalming +1 6 £27,500 -57.69%
Walton-on-Thames -3 3 £65,000 +34.02% 3
Haslemere - 3 £60,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 2 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Caterham - 1 £42,500 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Linux.

1 224 (40.43%) Windows
2 177 (31.95%) SQL
3 167 (30.14%) Python
4 136 (24.55%) Java
5 135 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (23.10%) Amazon AWS
7 121 (21.84%) DevOps
8 117 (21.12%) Git (software)
9 115 (20.76%) Unix
10 112 (20.22%) Oracle
11 94 (16.97%) MySQL
12 93 (16.79%) C++
13 91 (16.43%) VMware
14 89 (16.06%) SQL Server
14 89 (16.06%) Microsoft
15 87 (15.70%) Red Hat
16 83 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
17 79 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
18 77 (13.90%) C#
18 77 (13.90%) JavaScript
19 74 (13.36%) Degree
20 72 (13.00%) Data Centre
21 70 (12.64%) Jenkins
22 69 (12.45%) Software Engineering
23 67 (12.09%) PHP
23 67 (12.09%) Configuration Management
23 67 (12.09%) Docker
23 67 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 66 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
24 66 (11.91%) Finance

Linux
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 51 (9.21%) Apache
2 38 (6.86%) Apache Spark
3 34 (6.14%) IIS
4 27 (4.87%) Tomcat
5 17 (3.07%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.53%) CMS
7 12 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.99%) JBoss
8 11 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.81%) Confluence
10 8 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.26%) nginx
11 7 (1.26%) WildFly
11 7 (1.26%) WordPress
12 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
13 5 (0.90%) NetWeaver
13 5 (0.90%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.54%) GIMP
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Simulink
4 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.72%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 128 (23.10%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.51%) SaaS
4 23 (4.15%) Office 365
5 22 (3.97%) GitHub
6 15 (2.71%) Amazon S3
7 13 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.62%) IaaS
9 9 (1.62%) Serverless
10 7 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.90%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.90%) NuGet
13 4 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.72%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.57%) Firewall
2 37 (6.68%) Internet
3 32 (5.78%) DNS
3 32 (5.78%) SAN
3 32 (5.78%) VPN
4 31 (5.60%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.69%) IPsec
5 26 (4.69%) LAN
5 26 (4.69%) Network Security
6 24 (4.33%) WAN
7 20 (3.61%) Wireless
8 17 (3.07%) DHCP
9 15 (2.71%) VLAN
10 14 (2.53%) HTTP
10 14 (2.53%) VoIP
10 14 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (2.17%) MPLS
12 11 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (1.81%) WLAN
14 7 (1.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (16.97%) MySQL
2 89 (16.06%) SQL Server
3 50 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 28 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (4.87%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.79%) MongoDB
7 19 (3.43%) RDBMS
8 18 (3.25%) Big Data
9 17 (3.07%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (2.71%) Redis
11 13 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.99%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.62%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 117 (21.12%) Git (software)
2 70 (12.64%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.78%) JIRA
5 19 (3.43%) Subversion
5 19 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (2.35%) Selenium
7 12 (2.17%) Bitbucket
7 12 (2.17%) Maven
7 12 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.99%) Chocolatey
9 8 (1.44%) JUnit
9 8 (1.44%) ProC
10 7 (1.26%) PVCS
10 7 (1.26%) Toad
10 7 (1.26%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.08%) Gradle
12 5 (0.90%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (11.91%) Finance
2 36 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.25%) Marketing
4 15 (2.71%) Electronics
5 9 (1.62%) Games
5 9 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.44%) Automotive
7 7 (1.26%) Retail
8 6 (1.08%) Banking
9 4 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.72%) Back Office
9 4 (0.72%) Korean Language
9 4 (0.72%) Legal
10 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 152 (27.44%) Developer
2 65 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (8.30%) Software Developer
4 42 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
5 37 (6.68%) Analyst
6 35 (6.32%) C++ Developer
7 34 (6.14%) Consultant
8 29 (5.23%) Administrator
8 29 (5.23%) C++ Software Developer
8 29 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 29 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (5.23%) Software Engineer
9 28 (5.05%) PHP Developer
10 26 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (4.33%) Java Developer
12 23 (4.15%) Architect
12 23 (4.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 20 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 20 (3.61%) Senior Developer
14 19 (3.43%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.75%) Web Services
2 48 (8.66%) HTML
3 45 (8.12%) .NET
3 45 (8.12%) JSON
4 43 (7.76%) REST
5 41 (7.40%) CSS
6 32 (5.78%) Spring
7 29 (5.23%) LAMP
8 26 (4.69%) XML
9 25 (4.51%) SOAP
10 23 (4.15%) J2EE
10 23 (4.15%) RESTful
11 22 (3.97%) Django
12 20 (3.61%) AngularJS
13 19 (3.43%) Middleware
13 19 (3.43%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (2.89%) Kafka
14 16 (2.89%) Spring Boot
15 15 (2.71%) jQuery
16 14 (2.53%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.00%) Data Centre
2 58 (10.47%) Linux Command Line
3 36 (6.50%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.33%) Public Cloud
5 20 (3.61%) PKI
6 14 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 14 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.99%) CMDB
10 10 (1.81%) Reinsurance
10 10 (1.81%) Replication
11 8 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.90%) Cyberattack
12 5 (0.90%) EPoS
12 5 (0.90%) User Experience
12 5 (0.90%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.90%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 224 (40.43%) Windows
2 115 (20.76%) Unix
3 67 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (10.83%) Windows Server
5 50 (9.03%) CentOS
6 41 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (6.14%) AIX
8 29 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (3.79%) Ubuntu
10 17 (3.07%) Windows 10
11 15 (2.71%) Solaris
11 15 (2.71%) Windows 8
12 14 (2.53%) Windows 7
13 12 (2.17%) Android
14 11 (1.99%) HPUX
15 9 (1.62%) Apple iOS
16 8 (1.44%) VMS
17 4 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
18 3 (0.54%) VxWorks
18 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (21.84%) DevOps
3 69 (12.45%) Software Engineering
4 67 (12.09%) Configuration Management
5 66 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (10.29%) ITIL
7 55 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (9.03%) TDD
9 42 (7.58%) Test Automation
10 36 (6.50%) Scrum
10 36 (6.50%) SDLC
11 33 (5.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 32 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 32 (5.78%) Machine Learning
12 32 (5.78%) Unit Testing
13 31 (5.60%) ITSM
13 31 (5.60%) Open Source
14 28 (5.05%) Cloud Operations
15 25 (4.51%) High Availability
16 24 (4.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (31.95%) SQL
2 167 (30.14%) Python
3 136 (24.55%) Java
4 93 (16.79%) C++
5 77 (13.90%) C#
5 77 (13.90%) JavaScript
6 67 (12.09%) PHP
7 59 (10.65%) Perl
8 56 (10.11%) Shell Script
9 46 (8.30%) Bash Shell
9 46 (8.30%) PL/SQL
10 45 (8.12%) PowerShell
11 38 (6.86%) Ruby
12 32 (5.78%) C
13 14 (2.53%) Java 8
14 12 (2.17%) R
15 8 (1.44%) ES6
16 7 (1.26%) Go
16 7 (1.26%) Scala
17 4 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (13.36%) Degree
2 44 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.87%) RHCA
3 27 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.53%) CISSP
5 13 (2.35%) CCNA
5 13 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.17%) MCP
7 11 (1.99%) LPIC
7 11 (1.99%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.99%) MCSA
8 10 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (1.62%) PhD
10 8 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.08%) RHCE
12 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.90%) PMP
12 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.78%) QA
2 11 (1.99%) FISMA
3 5 (0.90%) GDPR
4 4 (0.72%) SLA
5 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.54%) GPG13
5 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ECSS
System Software
1 79 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (12.09%) Docker
3 60 (10.83%) Active Directory
4 34 (6.14%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.43%) LXC
6 11 (1.99%) KVM
7 9 (1.62%) vSphere
8 8 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.72%) HDFS
10 4 (0.72%) Varnish
11 2 (0.36%) Firmware
11 2 (0.36%) flannel
11 2 (0.36%) Lustre
11 2 (0.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.18%) RACF
Systems Management
1 52 (9.39%) Ansible
1 52 (9.39%) Puppet
2 44 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (5.23%) Kubernetes
4 18 (3.25%) Terraform
5 10 (1.81%) Salt
6 8 (1.44%) Data Guard
6 8 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.08%) Nagios
8 6 (1.08%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.90%) Xymon
10 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.54%) SCOM
11 3 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 112 (20.22%) Oracle
2 91 (16.43%) VMware
3 89 (16.06%) Microsoft
4 87 (15.70%) Red Hat
5 36 (6.50%) Cisco
6 19 (3.43%) Citrix
6 19 (3.43%) HP
7 17 (3.07%) Juniper
8 13 (2.35%) SAP
8 13 (2.35%) Sophos
9 12 (2.17%) EMC
9 12 (2.17%) McAfee
10 11 (1.99%) CheckPoint
11 10 (1.81%) Symantec
12 9 (1.62%) Palo Alto
12 9 (1.62%) Sybase
13 8 (1.44%) Arista
13 8 (1.44%) Dell
13 8 (1.44%) Tableau
14 7 (1.26%) Atlassian