The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 754 711 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.66% 10.01% 10.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.06% 38.70% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 602 590 680
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1537 1837 2206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 23.76% 25.85% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1547 1777
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the East of England region.

Linux Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in the East of England

Linux
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +2 315 £45,000 +4.65% 69
Hertfordshire +6 218 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Essex +13 101 £46,250 -2.63% 4
Bedfordshire -2 60 £48,500 +2.10% 5
Suffolk -9 40 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Norfolk -2 21 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Linux.

1 583 (40.51%) Windows
2 421 (29.26%) Java
3 382 (26.55%) Python
4 335 (23.28%) SQL
5 324 (22.52%) Unix
6 320 (22.24%) Degree
7 283 (19.67%) C++
8 278 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
9 264 (18.35%) Software Engineering
10 249 (17.30%) Oracle
11 207 (14.38%) Computer Science
12 206 (14.32%) JavaScript
13 205 (14.25%) MySQL
14 198 (13.76%) C
15 197 (13.69%) Windows Server
16 190 (13.20%) Apache
17 189 (13.13%) Finance
18 187 (13.00%) Perl
19 186 (12.93%) VMware
20 183 (12.72%) Microsoft
21 176 (12.23%) DevOps
22 169 (11.74%) Web Services
23 166 (11.54%) Firewall
24 158 (10.98%) TCP/IP
25 154 (10.70%) HTML
26 145 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
27 144 (10.01%) Bash Shell
28 139 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
28 139 (9.66%) PHP
28 139 (9.66%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 190 (13.20%) Apache
2 123 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 96 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 88 (6.12%) JBoss
5 62 (4.31%) WebSphere
6 61 (4.24%) MS Exchange
7 38 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 27 (1.88%) IIS
10 26 (1.81%) GlassFish
10 26 (1.81%) SharePoint
11 24 (1.67%) Skype for Business
12 22 (1.53%) OpenStack
13 18 (1.25%) Confluence
14 17 (1.18%) CMS
15 16 (1.11%) Apache Solr
15 16 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (1.11%) WordPress
16 15 (1.04%) nginx
17 11 (0.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 85 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.78%) MS Office
3 12 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.76%) GIMP
5 10 (0.69%) GNU Octave
5 10 (0.69%) Simulink
6 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.069%) HipChat
8 1 (0.069%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.069%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.69%) Magento
3 8 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.069%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.069%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 139 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.66%) Office 365
3 64 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.02%) PaaS
5 26 (1.81%) SaaS
6 23 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.25%) IaaS
8 9 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.49%) GitHub
10 6 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.42%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 166 (11.54%) Firewall
2 158 (10.98%) TCP/IP
3 122 (8.48%) DNS
4 77 (5.35%) LAN
5 75 (5.21%) VPN
6 69 (4.79%) DHCP
7 64 (4.45%) HTTP
8 62 (4.31%) Network Security
8 62 (4.31%) WAN
9 59 (4.10%) Internet
10 56 (3.89%) SAN
11 51 (3.54%) Wireless
12 39 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
13 34 (2.36%) SSL
14 31 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
15 28 (1.95%) LDAP
16 27 (1.88%) Bluetooth
16 27 (1.88%) Wireshark
17 25 (1.74%) Ethernet
18 24 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (14.25%) MySQL
2 139 (9.66%) SQL Server
3 108 (7.51%) Relational Database
4 70 (4.86%) RDBMS
5 65 (4.52%) Oracle Database
6 64 (4.45%) MongoDB
7 61 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
8 55 (3.82%) Big Data
9 30 (2.08%) NoSQL
10 26 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.46%) Redis
12 20 (1.39%) DB2
13 13 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 11 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (0.63%) Neo4j
18 8 (0.56%) CouchDB
18 8 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 123 (8.55%) Git (software)
2 78 (5.42%) Jenkins
3 62 (4.31%) JIRA
4 57 (3.96%) Subversion
5 25 (1.74%) Selenium
6 24 (1.67%) Maven
7 23 (1.60%) HP UFT
8 22 (1.53%) GitLab
8 22 (1.53%) JUnit
9 19 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 14 (0.97%) Bitbucket
11 12 (0.83%) Ant
12 11 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.76%) Gradle
12 11 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (0.69%) FishEye
13 10 (0.69%) SonarQube
14 9 (0.63%) ClearCase
14 9 (0.63%) ClearQuest
15 8 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 189 (13.13%) Finance
2 57 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 52 (3.61%) Electronics
4 41 (2.85%) Retail
5 37 (2.57%) Automotive
6 36 (2.50%) Banking
7 25 (1.74%) Games
8 22 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.90%) Marketing
10 12 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 12 (0.83%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.56%) Legal
12 7 (0.49%) German Language
13 6 (0.42%) French Language
14 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.35%) Law
15 4 (0.28%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.21%) Front Office
16 3 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 333 (23.14%) Developer
2 172 (11.95%) Software Engineer
3 161 (11.19%) Linux Engineer
4 117 (8.13%) Analyst
5 99 (6.88%) Software Developer
6 96 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 95 (6.60%) Java Developer
8 90 (6.25%) Graduate
9 89 (6.18%) Administrator
10 76 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
11 72 (5.00%) Architect
12 70 (4.86%) Embedded Engineer
13 68 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
14 62 (4.31%) C++ Developer
15 61 (4.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 56 (3.89%) Systems Administrator
17 55 (3.82%) Applications Support
17 55 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 47 (3.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 46 (3.20%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (11.74%) Web Services
2 154 (10.70%) HTML
3 116 (8.06%) XML
4 108 (7.51%) .NET
4 108 (7.51%) CSS
5 96 (6.67%) Spring
6 79 (5.49%) J2EE
7 77 (5.35%) Middleware
8 76 (5.28%) SOAP
9 74 (5.14%) REST
10 71 (4.93%) jQuery
11 69 (4.79%) JSON
12 67 (4.66%) HTML5
13 64 (4.45%) AngularJS
14 58 (4.03%) Hibernate
15 49 (3.41%) LAMP
16 46 (3.20%) JSP
17 42 (2.92%) ASP.NET
18 39 (2.71%) Ruby on Rails
19 38 (2.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 207 (14.38%) Computer Science
2 103 (7.16%) Mathematics
3 101 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (6.46%) Data Centre
5 80 (5.56%) Physics
6 70 (4.86%) Algorithms
7 40 (2.78%) User Experience
8 39 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (2.57%) Device Driver
10 36 (2.50%) Management Information System
11 32 (2.22%) Clustering
12 25 (1.74%) Visualisation
13 20 (1.39%) Biology
14 19 (1.32%) Virtual Team
15 17 (1.18%) DataPower
15 17 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
16 15 (1.04%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.04%) Replication
17 13 (0.90%) CUDA
17 13 (0.90%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 583 (40.51%) Windows
2 324 (22.52%) Unix
3 197 (13.69%) Windows Server
4 125 (8.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 89 (6.18%) Solaris
6 62 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (4.03%) Ubuntu
9 50 (3.47%) CentOS
10 37 (2.57%) Embedded Linux
11 33 (2.29%) Android
12 31 (2.15%) Debian
12 31 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (1.88%) Mac OS X
14 26 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
15 21 (1.46%) Windows 7
16 18 (1.25%) AIX
17 14 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.97%) VxWorks
18 12 (0.83%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (18.35%) Software Engineering
3 176 (12.23%) DevOps
4 138 (9.59%) Scrum
5 118 (8.20%) ITIL
6 97 (6.74%) Configuration Management
7 96 (6.67%) Open Source
8 84 (5.84%) Multithreading
9 83 (5.77%) SDLC
10 82 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (5.35%) OO
12 72 (5.00%) Web Development
13 63 (4.38%) High Availability
14 62 (4.31%) MVC
15 60 (4.17%) SOA
16 58 (4.03%) E-Commerce
17 52 (3.61%) Mentoring
18 51 (3.54%) Load Balancing
19 45 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
20 44 (3.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 421 (29.26%) Java
2 382 (26.55%) Python
3 335 (23.28%) SQL
4 283 (19.67%) C++
5 206 (14.32%) JavaScript
6 198 (13.76%) C
7 187 (13.00%) Perl
8 144 (10.01%) Bash Shell
9 139 (9.66%) PHP
10 137 (9.52%) C#
11 103 (7.16%) Shell Script
12 80 (5.56%) Ruby
13 58 (4.03%) PowerShell
14 38 (2.64%) PL/SQL
15 30 (2.08%) T-SQL
16 28 (1.95%) Embedded C
17 24 (1.67%) MATLAB
18 15 (1.04%) AWK
19 13 (0.90%) C-shell
19 13 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 320 (22.24%) Degree
2 48 (3.34%) PhD
3 25 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.32%) CCNP
6 18 (1.25%) CCNA
6 18 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.97%) CISSP
8 11 (0.76%) CEH
8 11 (0.76%) MCSE
8 11 (0.76%) Postgraduate
8 11 (0.76%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.69%) CISM
10 9 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.42%) RHCE
12 4 (0.28%) GCIH
12 4 (0.28%) GIAC
12 4 (0.28%) OCP
12 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.66%) QA
2 31 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.60%) SLA
5 9 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.42%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.42%) WCAG
7 3 (0.21%) ECSS
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.069%) MISRA
9 1 (0.069%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.069%) WAI
System Software
1 145 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (8.96%) Active Directory
3 57 (3.96%) Docker
4 46 (3.20%) vSphere
5 35 (2.43%) Hyper-V
6 32 (2.22%) Firmware
7 28 (1.95%) VMware ESX
8 22 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (1.39%) Samba
9 20 (1.39%) Terminal Services
10 18 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (0.97%) Dovecot
11 14 (0.97%) NFS
12 12 (0.83%) KVM
13 10 (0.69%) iptables
14 8 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
15 7 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.42%) vCloud
16 6 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 136 (9.45%) Puppet
2 94 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (5.70%) Ansible
4 31 (2.15%) Nagios
5 28 (1.95%) HAProxy
6 20 (1.39%) Data Guard
7 18 (1.25%) Kibana
8 16 (1.11%) SCCM
9 13 (0.90%) SCOM
10 12 (0.83%) Backup Exec
10 12 (0.83%) logstash
11 11 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
12 9 (0.63%) Grafana
12 9 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.56%) Graphite
14 7 (0.49%) Kubernetes
14 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (0.49%) Salt
14 7 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 249 (17.30%) Oracle
2 186 (12.93%) VMware
3 183 (12.72%) Microsoft
4 119 (8.27%) Red Hat
5 85 (5.91%) Cisco
6 78 (5.42%) IBM
7 47 (3.27%) NetApp
8 42 (2.92%) Citrix
9 41 (2.85%) CheckPoint
10 34 (2.36%) Sun
11 28 (1.95%) HP
12 26 (1.81%) Atlassian
13 24 (1.67%) F5
14 22 (1.53%) Splunk
15 21 (1.46%) EMC
16 19 (1.32%) Sybase
17 17 (1.18%) Intel
17 17 (1.18%) Veeam
18 16 (1.11%) Juniper
19 15 (1.04%) Blue Coat
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