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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 13 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 381 589 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.48% 13.87% 10.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.15% 42.19% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 329 466 386
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 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 883 1396 1329
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.25% 32.87% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1202 1166
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +12 68 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Staines +2 52 £70,000 +32.07% 3
Guildford -20 36 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Leatherhead -10 29 £39,250 -26.97% 9
Woking +8 19 £31,500 -27.58% 4
Walton-on-Thames +12 15 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Dorking +1 15 £38,000 -27.61%
Camberley +9 11 £47,500 +80.95% 3
Chertsey +5 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Reigate +2 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Farnham +3 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Epsom +10 3 £65,000 +79.31%
Godalming +9 2 £33,000 +78.37% 1
Egham -33 2 £47,750 -16.95%
Windlesham - 2 £45,000 -
Weybridge +3 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 260 (34.67%) Windows
2 223 (29.73%) C++
3 217 (28.93%) Unix
4 213 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
5 189 (25.20%) Python
6 175 (23.33%) Java
7 147 (19.60%) Red Hat
8 146 (19.47%) VMware
9 144 (19.20%) Software Engineering
10 125 (16.67%) DevOps
11 121 (16.13%) Perl
12 110 (14.67%) Oracle
13 108 (14.40%) Microsoft
14 105 (14.00%) Finance
15 104 (13.87%) Scrum
16 101 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
17 100 (13.33%) Degree
17 100 (13.33%) SQL
18 99 (13.20%) Puppet
19 95 (12.67%) Cisco
20 90 (12.00%) MySQL
20 90 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 87 (11.60%) Computer Science
22 83 (11.07%) Data Centre
22 83 (11.07%) WAN
23 81 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
24 79 (10.53%) Bash Shell
25 78 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 74 (9.87%) Firewall
26 74 (9.87%) DNS

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 71 (9.47%) Apache
2 59 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.60%) nginx
5 11 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.33%) IIS
7 9 (1.20%) JBoss
8 6 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.40%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.27%) CICS
11 2 (0.27%) GemFire
11 2 (0.27%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (4.13%) 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 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 101 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.47%) SaaS
4 23 (3.07%) PaaS
5 17 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.60%) GitHub
7 11 (1.47%) IaaS
8 7 (0.93%) Office 365
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.67%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.53%) 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 (11.07%) WAN
2 74 (9.87%) DNS
2 74 (9.87%) Firewall
3 61 (8.13%) LAN
4 60 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 56 (7.47%) LDAP
6 50 (6.67%) SAN
7 49 (6.53%) OSPF
8 48 (6.40%) BGP
9 41 (5.47%) VLAN
10 39 (5.20%) VoIP
11 33 (4.40%) VPN
12 30 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (4.00%) MPLS
13 29 (3.87%) HTTP
14 28 (3.73%) Cisco IOS
15 27 (3.60%) SSH
16 24 (3.20%) HSRP
16 24 (3.20%) VRRP
17 23 (3.07%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.00%) MySQL
2 54 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (6.13%) SQL Server
4 35 (4.67%) Big Data
5 30 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 24 (3.20%) Hadoop
9 22 (2.93%) DB2
10 20 (2.67%) Oracle Database
11 15 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.60%) Redis
13 10 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.07%) Blockchain
14 8 (1.07%) Data Lake
14 8 (1.07%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.07%) OLTP
15 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.80%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 63 (8.40%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.73%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.07%) Subversion
4 16 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (1.87%) Selenium
6 12 (1.60%) Maven
7 10 (1.33%) GCC
7 10 (1.33%) GDB
7 10 (1.33%) Trac
8 8 (1.07%) JIRA
8 8 (1.07%) JUnit
9 7 (0.93%) InstallShield
9 7 (0.93%) RSpec
9 7 (0.93%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.67%) Hudson
12 4 (0.53%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.53%) Gradle
12 4 (0.53%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.53%) WinRunner
General
1 105 (14.00%) Finance
2 50 (6.67%) Electronics
3 42 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.73%) Marketing
5 16 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 15 (2.00%) Automotive
7 11 (1.47%) Retail
8 10 (1.33%) Banking
9 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.93%) Games
11 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.40%) Legal
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.27%) French Language
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.27%) Military
13 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (17.60%) Developer
2 128 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
3 80 (10.67%) Administrator
4 71 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
5 66 (8.80%) Network Engineer
6 62 (8.27%) Linux Administrator
7 60 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 59 (7.87%) Software Engineer
9 54 (7.20%) Team Leader
10 53 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
11 52 (6.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 41 (5.47%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 41 (5.47%) Software Team Leader
13 39 (5.20%) Java Developer
14 35 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
15 32 (4.27%) Unix Engineer
16 31 (4.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 30 (4.00%) Analyst
18 29 (3.87%) Architect
18 29 (3.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (8.13%) Web Services
2 42 (5.60%) .NET
3 37 (4.93%) REST
4 35 (4.67%) LAMP
5 30 (4.00%) HTML
6 29 (3.87%) CSS
7 27 (3.60%) Node.js
7 27 (3.60%) XML
8 22 (2.93%) Middleware
9 19 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
9 19 (2.53%) J2EE
9 19 (2.53%) JMS
9 19 (2.53%) Spring
10 13 (1.73%) AngularJS
11 12 (1.60%) SOAP
12 11 (1.47%) jQuery
13 10 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (1.33%) EJB
13 10 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
13 10 (1.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 87 (11.60%) Computer Science
2 83 (11.07%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.80%) Linux Command Line
4 28 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (2.67%) Contactless
7 19 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 19 (2.53%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.40%) Cyber Attack
9 17 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 15 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.73%) User Experience
12 12 (1.60%) Clustering
12 12 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.60%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.33%) Replication
14 9 (1.20%) PKI
15 7 (0.93%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 260 (34.67%) Windows
2 217 (28.93%) Unix
3 78 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 72 (9.60%) Solaris
5 55 (7.33%) CentOS
6 44 (5.87%) Ubuntu
7 40 (5.33%) Windows Server
8 29 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (3.73%) SUSE
10 26 (3.47%) Debian
11 24 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (3.07%) Android
13 18 (2.40%) Windows 10
14 16 (2.13%) AIX
15 14 (1.87%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.73%) Windows 7
16 13 (1.73%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.80%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
19 2 (0.27%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (19.20%) Software Engineering
3 125 (16.67%) DevOps
4 104 (13.87%) Scrum
5 71 (9.47%) High Availability
6 67 (8.93%) ITIL
7 63 (8.40%) Configuration Management
8 57 (7.60%) Multithreading
9 53 (7.07%) OO
9 53 (7.07%) Open Source
10 50 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (6.00%) SDLC
12 42 (5.60%) Mentoring
13 39 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 36 (4.80%) Load Balancing
15 35 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
16 32 (4.27%) Presales
17 29 (3.87%) Capacity Management
17 29 (3.87%) Cross-Platform Development
18 28 (3.73%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 223 (29.73%) C++
2 189 (25.20%) Python
3 175 (23.33%) Java
4 121 (16.13%) Perl
5 100 (13.33%) SQL
6 79 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 73 (9.73%) C#
8 67 (8.93%) C
8 67 (8.93%) Shell Script
9 64 (8.53%) Ruby
10 56 (7.47%) PHP
11 52 (6.93%) JavaScript
12 45 (6.00%) PowerShell
13 38 (5.07%) Embedded C++
14 25 (3.33%) PL/SQL
15 21 (2.80%) VB
16 20 (2.67%) Scala
17 16 (2.13%) Go
18 15 (2.00%) Embedded C
19 8 (1.07%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 100 (13.33%) Degree
2 81 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (8.53%) CCNP
4 63 (8.40%) CCNA
5 55 (7.33%) Security Cleared
6 50 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 22 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (2.67%) ISTQB
9 19 (2.53%) RHCA
10 13 (1.73%) CCDA
11 12 (1.60%) CCIP
11 12 (1.60%) CCSP
11 12 (1.60%) ISEB
12 10 (1.33%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.33%) PMP
13 9 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.07%) APMG
14 8 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.20%) QA
2 17 (2.27%) SLA
3 7 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) FISMA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (6.80%) Active Directory
3 28 (3.73%) XenApp
4 25 (3.33%) Docker
5 19 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (2.53%) vSphere
6 18 (2.40%) iptables
6 18 (2.40%) NFS
7 17 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (2.13%) Firmware
8 16 (2.13%) Hyper-V
8 16 (2.13%) Samba
9 15 (2.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 13 (1.73%) XenServer
11 11 (1.47%) KVM
12 9 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (0.93%) LXC
13 7 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
13 7 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 99 (13.20%) Puppet
2 63 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (6.27%) Ansible
4 29 (3.87%) Nagios
5 22 (2.93%) NetBackup
6 21 (2.80%) Red Hat Satellite
7 18 (2.40%) Oracle ZFS
8 16 (2.13%) Cacti
9 15 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (1.07%) Data Guard
10 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.93%) 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 (0.53%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.53%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.53%) SELinux
Vendors
1 147 (19.60%) Red Hat
2 146 (19.47%) VMware
3 110 (14.67%) Oracle
4 108 (14.40%) Microsoft
5 95 (12.67%) Cisco
6 51 (6.80%) Citrix
7 48 (6.40%) HP
8 39 (5.20%) NetApp
9 38 (5.07%) F5
10 25 (3.33%) Sun
11 21 (2.80%) Juniper
12 14 (1.87%) 3PAR
13 12 (1.60%) Dell
14 10 (1.33%) Google
14 10 (1.33%) Veritas
15 9 (1.20%) Radware
16 8 (1.07%) CheckPoint
16 8 (1.07%) SaltStack
17 7 (0.93%) SAP
18 6 (0.80%) Percona
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Navblue LTD
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
I3
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 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: 21 days ago