The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 18 27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds - 3.77% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 10.53% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Operating Systems Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 18.06% 35.85% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 15
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -29.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Linux
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bury St Edmunds region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Linux
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BCP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware