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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 376 594 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.34% 13.94% 10.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.68% 42.40% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 325 471 383
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 881 1401 1339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.26% 32.88% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1207 1178
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 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
Redhill +9 67 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Staines +2 52 £70,000 +30.84% 3
Guildford -18 34 £45,000 -7.69% 13
Leatherhead -10 27 £37,250 -32.27% 10
Woking +6 19 £31,500 -27.58% 5
Walton-on-Thames +12 15 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Dorking 0 15 £55,000 +4.76%
Camberley +10 11 £47,500 +80.95% 3
Chertsey +5 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Reigate +5 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Farnham +2 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Epsom +10 3 £65,000 +79.31%
Godalming +8 2 £33,000 +78.37%
Egham -31 2 £47,750 -16.95%
Windlesham - 2 £45,000 -
Weybridge +4 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Linux.

1 258 (34.63%) Windows
2 223 (29.93%) C++
3 214 (28.72%) Unix
4 209 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
5 188 (25.23%) Python
6 173 (23.22%) Java
7 145 (19.46%) Red Hat
8 144 (19.33%) VMware
9 143 (19.19%) Software Engineering
10 124 (16.64%) DevOps
11 120 (16.11%) Perl
12 108 (14.50%) Oracle
12 108 (14.50%) Microsoft
13 104 (13.96%) Finance
14 103 (13.83%) Scrum
15 100 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
16 99 (13.29%) SQL
17 98 (13.15%) Degree
17 98 (13.15%) Puppet
18 95 (12.75%) Cisco
19 89 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 88 (11.81%) MySQL
21 86 (11.54%) Computer Science
22 83 (11.14%) WAN
23 81 (10.87%) Data Centre
24 80 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
25 78 (10.47%) Bash Shell
26 77 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 74 (9.93%) DNS
28 73 (9.80%) C#

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 68 (9.13%) Apache
2 58 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.55%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.34%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.34%) IIS
5 10 (1.34%) nginx
6 9 (1.21%) JBoss
7 6 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.27%) CICS
10 2 (0.27%) GemFire
10 2 (0.27%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 100 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.49%) SaaS
4 23 (3.09%) PaaS
5 17 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.61%) GitHub
7 11 (1.48%) IaaS
8 7 (0.94%) Office 365
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.67%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.27%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.27%) G Suite
11 2 (0.27%) Heroku
11 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.13%) Akamai
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (11.14%) WAN
2 74 (9.93%) DNS
3 73 (9.80%) Firewall
4 61 (8.19%) LAN
5 58 (7.79%) TCP/IP
6 55 (7.38%) LDAP
7 49 (6.58%) OSPF
7 49 (6.58%) SAN
8 48 (6.44%) BGP
9 41 (5.50%) VLAN
10 38 (5.10%) VoIP
11 33 (4.43%) VPN
12 30 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (4.03%) MPLS
13 29 (3.89%) HTTP
14 28 (3.76%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (3.49%) SSH
16 24 (3.22%) HSRP
16 24 (3.22%) VRRP
17 23 (3.09%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (11.81%) MySQL
2 54 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 34 (4.56%) Big Data
5 29 (3.89%) Relational Database
6 28 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 24 (3.22%) NoSQL
8 23 (3.09%) Hadoop
9 21 (2.82%) DB2
10 20 (2.68%) Oracle Database
11 15 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.48%) Redis
13 10 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.07%) Blockchain
14 8 (1.07%) Data Lake
14 8 (1.07%) OLTP
15 7 (0.94%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.81%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 63 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.09%) Subversion
4 16 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (1.88%) Selenium
6 12 (1.61%) Maven
7 10 (1.34%) GCC
7 10 (1.34%) GDB
7 10 (1.34%) Trac
8 8 (1.07%) JIRA
8 8 (1.07%) JUnit
9 7 (0.94%) InstallShield
9 7 (0.94%) RSpec
9 7 (0.94%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.67%) Hudson
12 4 (0.54%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.54%) Gradle
12 4 (0.54%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.54%) WinRunner
General
1 104 (13.96%) Finance
2 50 (6.71%) Electronics
3 41 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.76%) Marketing
5 16 (2.15%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.15%) Automotive
6 11 (1.48%) Retail
7 10 (1.34%) Banking
8 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.94%) Games
10 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
12 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.27%) French Language
12 2 (0.27%) German Language
12 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.27%) Military
12 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (17.72%) Developer
2 127 (17.05%) Linux Engineer
3 79 (10.60%) Administrator
4 70 (9.40%) Systems Administrator
5 65 (8.72%) Network Engineer
6 61 (8.19%) Linux Administrator
7 59 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 58 (7.79%) Software Engineer
9 54 (7.25%) Team Leader
10 52 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 51 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 41 (5.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 41 (5.50%) Software Team Leader
13 39 (5.23%) Java Developer
14 34 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (4.03%) Analyst
15 30 (4.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 30 (4.03%) Unix Engineer
16 29 (3.89%) Architect
16 29 (3.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.92%) Web Services
2 42 (5.64%) .NET
3 37 (4.97%) REST
4 34 (4.56%) LAMP
5 30 (4.03%) HTML
6 29 (3.89%) CSS
7 27 (3.62%) Node.js
7 27 (3.62%) XML
8 21 (2.82%) Middleware
9 19 (2.55%) FIX Protocol
9 19 (2.55%) J2EE
9 19 (2.55%) Spring
10 18 (2.42%) JMS
11 13 (1.74%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.48%) jQuery
12 11 (1.48%) SOAP
13 10 (1.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (1.34%) LAPP Stack
13 10 (1.34%) STL
14 9 (1.21%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 81 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.83%) Linux Command Line
4 29 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (2.68%) Contactless
7 19 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 19 (2.55%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.42%) Cyber Attack
9 17 (2.28%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
10 15 (2.01%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.74%) User Experience
12 12 (1.61%) Clustering
12 12 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.61%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.34%) Replication
14 9 (1.21%) PKI
15 7 (0.94%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 258 (34.63%) Windows
2 214 (28.72%) Unix
3 77 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (9.53%) Solaris
5 54 (7.25%) CentOS
6 44 (5.91%) Ubuntu
7 40 (5.37%) Windows Server
8 29 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (3.76%) SUSE
10 26 (3.49%) Debian
11 24 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (3.09%) Android
13 18 (2.42%) Windows 10
14 15 (2.01%) AIX
15 14 (1.88%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.74%) Windows 7
16 13 (1.74%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.81%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
19 2 (0.27%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.19%) Software Engineering
3 124 (16.64%) DevOps
4 103 (13.83%) Scrum
5 71 (9.53%) High Availability
6 67 (8.99%) ITIL
7 61 (8.19%) Configuration Management
8 57 (7.65%) Multithreading
9 53 (7.11%) OO
9 53 (7.11%) Open Source
10 50 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (5.77%) SDLC
12 41 (5.50%) Mentoring
13 38 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 36 (4.83%) Load Balancing
15 33 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
16 32 (4.30%) Presales
17 29 (3.89%) Cross-Platform Development
18 28 (3.76%) Capacity Management
18 28 (3.76%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 223 (29.93%) C++
2 188 (25.23%) Python
3 173 (23.22%) Java
4 120 (16.11%) Perl
5 99 (13.29%) SQL
6 78 (10.47%) Bash Shell
7 73 (9.80%) C#
8 67 (8.99%) C
9 65 (8.72%) Shell Script
10 64 (8.59%) Ruby
11 56 (7.52%) PHP
12 52 (6.98%) JavaScript
13 45 (6.04%) PowerShell
14 38 (5.10%) Embedded C++
15 25 (3.36%) PL/SQL
16 21 (2.82%) VB
17 20 (2.68%) Scala
18 16 (2.15%) Go
19 15 (2.01%) Embedded C
20 8 (1.07%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 98 (13.15%) Degree
2 80 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (8.59%) CCNP
4 62 (8.32%) CCNA
5 55 (7.38%) Security Cleared
6 50 (6.71%) SC Cleared
7 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (2.68%) ISTQB
9 19 (2.55%) RHCA
10 13 (1.74%) CCDA
11 12 (1.61%) CCIP
11 12 (1.61%) CCSP
11 12 (1.61%) ISEB
12 10 (1.34%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.34%) PMP
13 9 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.07%) APMG
14 8 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.22%) QA
2 17 (2.28%) SLA
3 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) FISMA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (6.85%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.76%) XenApp
4 25 (3.36%) Docker
5 19 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (2.55%) vSphere
6 18 (2.42%) NFS
7 17 (2.28%) iptables
7 17 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (2.15%) Hyper-V
9 15 (2.01%) Firmware
9 15 (2.01%) Samba
10 14 (1.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 13 (1.74%) XenServer
12 10 (1.34%) KVM
13 9 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.94%) LXC
14 7 (0.94%) Oracle Clusterware
14 7 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 98 (13.15%) Puppet
2 63 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (6.31%) Ansible
4 28 (3.76%) Nagios
5 21 (2.82%) NetBackup
6 20 (2.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 17 (2.28%) Oracle ZFS
8 15 (2.01%) Cacti
9 14 (1.88%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (1.07%) Data Guard
10 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.67%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.67%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.67%) SCCM
12 5 (0.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 4 (0.54%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.54%) SELinux
Vendors
1 145 (19.46%) Red Hat
2 144 (19.33%) VMware
3 108 (14.50%) Microsoft
3 108 (14.50%) Oracle
4 95 (12.75%) Cisco
5 50 (6.71%) Citrix
6 47 (6.31%) HP
7 38 (5.10%) F5
7 38 (5.10%) NetApp
8 24 (3.22%) Sun
9 21 (2.82%) Juniper
10 14 (1.88%) 3PAR
11 12 (1.61%) Dell
12 10 (1.34%) Google
12 10 (1.34%) Veritas
13 9 (1.21%) Radware
14 8 (1.07%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.07%) SaltStack
15 7 (0.94%) SAP
16 6 (0.81%) NETGEAR
Richmond, Surrey
I3
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Navblue LTD
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Tiro Partners
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago