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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 4.00% 11.67% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 28.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -29.52%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
13 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 26.00% 41.67% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £35,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Database Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle