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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 2.70% - 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Suffolk

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
9 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 24.32% 13.11% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Auditor
1 2 (40.00%) Compliance Auditor
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Auditor
1 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) arcserve
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (20.00%) VMware