Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 544 730 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 10.39% 12.48% 13.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.29% 43.32% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 467 662 855
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £68,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 1,499 1,685 2,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.63% 28.80% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 1,486 1,951
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,125 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -3 96 £49,500 -1.00% 38
Leatherhead -2 51 £50,000 -1.48% 11
Reigate -1 41 £54,000 +8.00% 14
Staines 0 35 £74,000 +13.85% 6
Woking +8 30 £60,000 +7.14% 16
Chertsey +8 23 £45,500 - 6
Camberley -4 20 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Epsom +2 18 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 14 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Redhill -22 11 £38,500 -23.00% 4
Egham +25 7 £27,500 -21.43%
Weybridge -12 6 £33,010 -38.01% 4
Cranleigh - 5 £45,000 - 6
Godalming -18 4 £26,500 -59.23% 2
Farnham -20 3 £28,000 -25.33%
Haslemere - 3 £60,000 -
Caterham -1 1 £42,500 -29.17%
Walton-on-Thames -6 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Addlestone - 1 £35,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 209 (38.42%) Windows
2 155 (28.49%) SQL
3 141 (25.92%) Python
4 133 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (23.53%) Java
6 125 (22.98%) Amazon AWS
7 110 (20.22%) Git (software)
8 109 (20.04%) DevOps
9 105 (19.30%) MySQL
10 102 (18.75%) Unix
11 97 (17.83%) C++
12 95 (17.46%) Oracle
13 93 (17.10%) JavaScript
14 84 (15.44%) Red Hat
15 78 (14.34%) VMware
16 77 (14.15%) Microsoft
17 76 (13.97%) Degree
18 75 (13.79%) Software Engineering
18 75 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
19 70 (12.87%) SQL Server
20 69 (12.68%) C#
21 68 (12.50%) Configuration Management
21 68 (12.50%) Jenkins
22 66 (12.13%) Data Centre
23 64 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 63 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
25 62 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
26 61 (11.21%) Finance
26 61 (11.21%) PHP
27 60 (11.03%) Linux Command Line

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 44 (8.09%) Apache
2 36 (6.62%) IIS
3 32 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.04%) Apache Spark
5 20 (3.68%) CMS
6 16 (2.94%) JBoss
7 15 (2.76%) Confluence
8 13 (2.39%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.47%) nginx
11 7 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.29%) WildFly
12 5 (0.92%) Drupal
12 5 (0.92%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.92%) WordPress
13 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.74%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.55%) GIMP
3 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Simulink
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.74%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 125 (22.98%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (6.25%) SaaS
4 22 (4.04%) IaaS
5 21 (3.86%) GitHub
5 21 (3.86%) Office 365
6 15 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (2.76%) Serverless
7 13 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (2.02%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.92%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.92%) NuGet
10 5 (0.92%) PaaS
11 4 (0.74%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.93%) Firewall
2 34 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 33 (6.07%) VPN
4 32 (5.88%) Internet
5 29 (5.33%) SAN
6 28 (5.15%) IPsec
7 27 (4.96%) DNS
8 25 (4.60%) LAN
9 24 (4.41%) Network Security
10 23 (4.23%) WAN
11 22 (4.04%) VLAN
12 18 (3.31%) HTTP
13 15 (2.76%) DHCP
14 11 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (2.02%) MPLS
14 11 (2.02%) VoIP
15 10 (1.84%) Wireless
16 9 (1.65%) WLAN
17 8 (1.47%) NAS
17 8 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.30%) MySQL
2 70 (12.87%) SQL Server
3 32 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 23 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (3.86%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.49%) Big Data
7 16 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 14 (2.57%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.57%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.84%) MariaDB
12 10 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (1.84%) Redis
13 8 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 110 (20.22%) Git (software)
2 68 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.15%) Subversion
4 26 (4.78%) JIRA
4 26 (4.78%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.13%) Maven
6 16 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 14 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (2.02%) Chocolatey
8 11 (2.02%) JUnit
9 10 (1.84%) GitLab
9 10 (1.84%) Selenium
10 9 (1.65%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.10%) Gradle
11 6 (1.10%) ProC
11 6 (1.10%) Toad
11 6 (1.10%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.92%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.92%) PVCS
General
1 61 (11.21%) Finance
2 52 (9.56%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.31%) Automotive
4 14 (2.57%) Electronics
4 14 (2.57%) Marketing
5 9 (1.65%) Aerospace
5 9 (1.65%) Games
5 9 (1.65%) Retail
6 8 (1.47%) Banking
7 5 (0.92%) Back Office
7 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.74%) Legal
9 3 (0.55%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.55%) French Language
9 3 (0.55%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.37%) German Language
10 2 (0.37%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (29.41%) Developer
2 48 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (8.64%) Software Developer
4 38 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
5 35 (6.43%) C++ Developer
6 34 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 33 (6.07%) Software Engineer
8 32 (5.88%) Consultant
9 31 (5.70%) Administrator
10 27 (4.96%) Analyst
11 26 (4.78%) Architect
11 26 (4.78%) C++ Software Developer
12 24 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.23%) Lead Developer
14 22 (4.04%) Cloud Specialist
14 22 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
14 22 (4.04%) Linux Specialist
14 22 (4.04%) PHP Developer
15 20 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
15 20 (3.68%) Senior Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (8.46%) HTML
1 46 (8.46%) REST
2 44 (8.09%) Web Services
3 41 (7.54%) JSON
4 40 (7.35%) .NET
5 38 (6.99%) CSS
6 33 (6.07%) Spring
7 29 (5.33%) LAMP
8 25 (4.60%) XML
9 23 (4.23%) Django
9 23 (4.23%) SOAP
10 22 (4.04%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.86%) Middleware
12 20 (3.68%) RESTful
13 19 (3.49%) Spring Boot
14 18 (3.31%) jQuery
15 17 (3.13%) J2EE
16 14 (2.57%) Qt
16 14 (2.57%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (2.39%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.13%) Data Centre
2 60 (11.03%) Linux Command Line
3 40 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 32 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 25 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.31%) PKI
8 14 (2.57%) Replication
9 13 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.84%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.65%) CMDB
12 8 (1.47%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.10%) Reinsurance
14 6 (1.10%) User Experience
14 6 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.92%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 209 (38.42%) Windows
2 102 (18.75%) Unix
3 64 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (10.11%) Windows Server
5 52 (9.56%) CentOS
6 38 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (5.51%) AIX
8 23 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (3.31%) Windows 10
10 16 (2.94%) Solaris
10 16 (2.94%) Ubuntu
10 16 (2.94%) Windows 7
11 15 (2.76%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.84%) HPUX
13 9 (1.65%) Android
13 9 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (1.29%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.10%) Debian
15 6 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (20.04%) DevOps
3 75 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 68 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 63 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (8.09%) Test Automation
8 37 (6.80%) ITIL
9 36 (6.62%) TDD
10 35 (6.43%) Scrum
10 35 (6.43%) SDLC
11 31 (5.70%) Cloud Operations
11 31 (5.70%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.51%) ITSM
12 30 (5.51%) OO
13 26 (4.78%) Open Source
13 26 (4.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 24 (4.41%) Project Management
15 22 (4.04%) Incident Management
16 21 (3.86%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 155 (28.49%) SQL
2 141 (25.92%) Python
3 128 (23.53%) Java
4 97 (17.83%) C++
5 93 (17.10%) JavaScript
6 69 (12.68%) C#
7 61 (11.21%) PHP
8 56 (10.29%) Perl
8 56 (10.29%) Shell Script
9 51 (9.38%) PowerShell
10 44 (8.09%) Bash Shell
11 41 (7.54%) PL/SQL
12 40 (7.35%) C
13 38 (6.99%) Ruby
14 18 (3.31%) Java 8
15 8 (1.47%) R
15 8 (1.47%) VBA
16 7 (1.29%) ES6
16 7 (1.29%) Scala
16 7 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (13.97%) Degree
2 43 (7.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (6.62%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.41%) RHCA
5 20 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.76%) CISSP
7 11 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (1.84%) CCNA
8 10 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.84%) MCSA
9 9 (1.65%) MCP
9 9 (1.65%) MCSE
10 8 (1.47%) LPIC
11 6 (1.10%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.10%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.10%) PMP
12 5 (0.92%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.92%) ISEB
12 5 (0.92%) RHCE
12 5 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.51%) QA
2 11 (2.02%) FISMA
3 7 (1.29%) SLA
4 3 (0.55%) GDPR
4 3 (0.55%) GPG13
4 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.55%) PA-DSS
4 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) ECSS
System Software
1 62 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 57 (10.48%) Docker
3 28 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.31%) LXC
5 14 (2.57%) KVM
6 7 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.92%) HDFS
8 5 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.92%) vSphere
9 3 (0.55%) ACF2
9 3 (0.55%) Firmware
9 3 (0.55%) RACF
9 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.37%) iptables
10 2 (0.37%) Lustre
10 2 (0.37%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.18%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 53 (9.74%) Puppet
2 46 (8.46%) Ansible
3 43 (7.90%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (3.49%) Kubernetes
5 16 (2.94%) Terraform
6 8 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.47%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.29%) Data Guard
7 7 (1.29%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (1.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (1.29%) Xymon
8 6 (1.10%) Nagios
8 6 (1.10%) Salt
9 5 (0.92%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (0.92%) SCOM
10 4 (0.74%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (17.46%) Oracle
2 84 (15.44%) Red Hat
3 78 (14.34%) VMware
4 77 (14.15%) Microsoft
5 33 (6.07%) Cisco
6 19 (3.49%) Citrix
7 13 (2.39%) Google
7 13 (2.39%) Sophos
8 12 (2.21%) Juniper
9 11 (2.02%) EMC
9 11 (2.02%) HP
9 11 (2.02%) McAfee
9 11 (2.02%) TOWER Software
10 10 (1.84%) Symantec
11 9 (1.65%) Dell
11 9 (1.65%) SAP
11 9 (1.65%) Splunk
12 7 (1.29%) Trend Micro
13 6 (1.10%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.92%) NETGEAR