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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / East of England
Rank 15 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 696 753 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.86% 10.65% 11.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.97% 41.35% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 544 541 647
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%

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
1451 1821 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.73% 25.76% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1455 1645
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
Cambridgeshire +4 325 £45,000 +12.50% 69
Hertfordshire -2 194 £47,500 +5.55% 24
Essex +18 103 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Norfolk +7 26 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Bedfordshire -6 26 £48,500 +21.25% 2
Suffolk -22 25 £29,000 -32.94% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Linux.

1 587 (40.91%) Windows
2 423 (29.48%) Java
3 389 (27.11%) Python
4 385 (26.83%) SQL
5 338 (23.55%) Degree
6 333 (23.21%) Unix
7 308 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
8 289 (20.14%) Oracle
9 269 (18.75%) C++
10 263 (18.33%) Software Engineering
11 238 (16.59%) JavaScript
12 228 (15.89%) MySQL
13 226 (15.75%) Perl
14 215 (14.98%) Windows Server
15 205 (14.29%) Computer Science
16 198 (13.80%) C
17 195 (13.59%) Microsoft
18 190 (13.24%) VMware
19 179 (12.47%) DevOps
20 178 (12.40%) Firewall
21 172 (11.99%) SQL Server
22 163 (11.36%) Web Services
22 163 (11.36%) Bash Shell
23 162 (11.29%) Finance
24 161 (11.22%) HTML
25 157 (10.94%) Apache
26 152 (10.59%) Mathematics
27 149 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
28 147 (10.24%) TCP/IP
29 146 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 157 (10.94%) Apache
2 112 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 93 (6.48%) WebLogic
4 78 (5.44%) JBoss
5 71 (4.95%) MS Exchange
6 66 (4.60%) WebSphere
7 43 (3.00%) IIS
8 38 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 31 (2.16%) OpenStack
10 30 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
11 29 (2.02%) CMS
12 27 (1.88%) SharePoint
13 26 (1.81%) GlassFish
14 25 (1.74%) Skype for Business
14 25 (1.74%) WordPress
15 20 (1.39%) Confluence
15 20 (1.39%) nginx
16 18 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
17 17 (1.18%) Drupal
18 16 (1.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 71 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.48%) MS Office
3 11 (0.77%) GIMP
4 10 (0.70%) GNU Octave
4 10 (0.70%) Simulink
5 8 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.070%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.070%) Weka
Business Applications
1 37 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (1.53%) Magento
4 7 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.35%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.070%) GoldMine
10 1 (0.070%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.070%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 149 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.74%) Office 365
3 53 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.67%) SaaS
5 20 (1.39%) PaaS
6 19 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (0.63%) Mimecast
9 9 (0.63%) Route 53
10 8 (0.56%) GitHub
10 8 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.49%) IaaS
12 6 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.28%) Twilio
13 4 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 178 (12.40%) Firewall
2 147 (10.24%) TCP/IP
3 119 (8.29%) DNS
4 78 (5.44%) DHCP
5 69 (4.81%) VPN
6 66 (4.60%) HTTP
6 66 (4.60%) Internet
7 64 (4.46%) SAN
8 60 (4.18%) LAN
9 59 (4.11%) Wireless
10 50 (3.48%) WAN
11 49 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
12 41 (2.86%) Bluetooth
13 38 (2.65%) LDAP
14 35 (2.44%) Network Security
15 28 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
16 26 (1.81%) Ethernet
17 24 (1.67%) SNMP
17 24 (1.67%) SSL
17 24 (1.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (15.89%) MySQL
2 172 (11.99%) SQL Server
3 125 (8.71%) Relational Database
4 106 (7.39%) Oracle Database
5 89 (6.20%) RDBMS
6 66 (4.60%) MongoDB
7 52 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (3.34%) Big Data
9 43 (3.00%) NoSQL
10 39 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (2.23%) Oracle Database 12c
12 31 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.05%) Neo4j
15 14 (0.98%) CouchDB
15 14 (0.98%) DB2
16 13 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 124 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 69 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 58 (4.04%) JIRA
4 49 (3.41%) Subversion
5 34 (2.37%) Maven
6 32 (2.23%) Selenium
7 29 (2.02%) HP UFT
8 26 (1.81%) JUnit
9 18 (1.25%) Ant
10 13 (0.91%) Bitbucket
10 13 (0.91%) Eclipse
10 13 (0.91%) Vagrant
11 12 (0.84%) WebDriver
12 11 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.77%) GitLab
13 10 (0.70%) FishEye
13 10 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (0.63%) SoapUI
14 9 (0.63%) SonarQube
14 9 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 162 (11.29%) Finance
2 57 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 49 (3.41%) Electronics
4 36 (2.51%) Retail
5 34 (2.37%) Games
6 31 (2.16%) Banking
7 30 (2.09%) Automotive
8 21 (1.46%) Marketing
9 18 (1.25%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.77%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.56%) Legal
13 6 (0.42%) Publishing
14 5 (0.35%) Advertising
14 5 (0.35%) French Language
14 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.28%) German Language
15 4 (0.28%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 346 (24.11%) Developer
2 212 (14.77%) Software Engineer
3 127 (8.85%) Linux Engineer
4 115 (8.01%) Administrator
5 100 (6.97%) Java Developer
6 96 (6.69%) Analyst
7 86 (5.99%) Support Engineer
8 80 (5.57%) Graduate
9 77 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 74 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
11 72 (5.02%) Embedded Engineer
11 72 (5.02%) Software Developer
12 71 (4.95%) DBA
13 66 (4.60%) C++ Software Engineer
14 63 (4.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 62 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 55 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
17 54 (3.76%) Senior Developer
18 53 (3.69%) Architect
19 52 (3.62%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (11.36%) Web Services
2 161 (11.22%) HTML
3 122 (8.50%) CSS
4 99 (6.90%) XML
5 93 (6.48%) .NET
6 89 (6.20%) Spring
7 79 (5.51%) Middleware
8 70 (4.88%) SOAP
9 68 (4.74%) LAMP
10 66 (4.60%) AngularJS
10 66 (4.60%) REST
11 65 (4.53%) HTML5
12 64 (4.46%) JSON
13 61 (4.25%) J2EE
14 60 (4.18%) jQuery
15 55 (3.83%) JSP
16 50 (3.48%) Hibernate
17 42 (2.93%) RESTful
18 37 (2.58%) ASP.NET
18 37 (2.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 205 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 104 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 68 (4.74%) Algorithms
5 46 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
6 39 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.58%) Device Driver
8 28 (1.95%) Clustering
9 25 (1.74%) User Experience
10 22 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 22 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.98%) N-Tier
12 13 (0.91%) DataPower
12 13 (0.91%) Life Science
12 13 (0.91%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.77%) Fat Client
13 11 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (0.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 587 (40.91%) Windows
2 333 (23.21%) Unix
3 215 (14.98%) Windows Server
4 110 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 85 (5.92%) Solaris
6 76 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (4.04%) Ubuntu
9 50 (3.48%) Android
10 42 (2.93%) CentOS
11 34 (2.37%) Windows 7
12 30 (2.09%) Embedded Linux
13 29 (2.02%) Mac OS X
14 28 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (1.46%) AIX
16 20 (1.39%) Debian
17 15 (1.05%) Windows 10
17 15 (1.05%) Windows 8
18 12 (0.84%) Apple iOS
18 12 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (18.33%) Software Engineering
3 179 (12.47%) DevOps
4 152 (10.59%) Mathematics
5 123 (8.57%) ITIL
5 123 (8.57%) Scrum
6 111 (7.74%) Configuration Management
7 83 (5.78%) OO
8 82 (5.71%) Web Development
9 80 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (5.57%) Open Source
10 77 (5.37%) Physics
11 69 (4.81%) SDLC
11 69 (4.81%) SOA
12 65 (4.53%) MVC
13 64 (4.46%) Multithreading
14 59 (4.11%) High Availability
15 56 (3.90%) ETL
16 55 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
17 51 (3.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 423 (29.48%) Java
2 389 (27.11%) Python
3 385 (26.83%) SQL
4 269 (18.75%) C++
5 238 (16.59%) JavaScript
6 226 (15.75%) Perl
7 198 (13.80%) C
8 163 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 131 (9.13%) C#
9 131 (9.13%) PHP
10 117 (8.15%) Shell Script
11 83 (5.78%) PL/SQL
12 67 (4.67%) Ruby
13 65 (4.53%) PowerShell
14 36 (2.51%) T-SQL
15 32 (2.23%) MATLAB
16 25 (1.74%) Embedded C
17 18 (1.25%) VB
18 14 (0.98%) Scala
19 12 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 338 (23.55%) Degree
2 52 (3.62%) PhD
3 33 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.32%) CCNP
5 18 (1.25%) CCNA
6 17 (1.18%) OCP
6 17 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (1.11%) MCSE
7 16 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (0.98%) MCSA
9 13 (0.91%) Security Cleared
10 11 (0.77%) RHCE
10 11 (0.77%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.56%) MCP
11 8 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (0.56%) OCA
12 6 (0.42%) A+ Certification
12 6 (0.42%) CCSA
12 6 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.88%) QA
2 33 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.23%) SLA
4 20 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.42%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.21%) ISO13485
7 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.14%) ECSS
9 1 (0.070%) WAI
9 1 (0.070%) WCAG
System Software
1 146 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (9.20%) Active Directory
3 60 (4.18%) Docker
4 58 (4.04%) vSphere
5 57 (3.97%) Hyper-V
6 34 (2.37%) Firmware
7 25 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (1.67%) VMware ESX
9 20 (1.39%) Terminal Services
10 18 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
12 15 (1.05%) KVM
12 15 (1.05%) Samba
13 13 (0.91%) iptables
13 13 (0.91%) vCloud
14 12 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
15 10 (0.70%) NFS
15 10 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.63%) Xen
17 8 (0.56%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 118 (8.22%) Puppet
2 89 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (4.18%) Ansible
4 39 (2.72%) Nagios
5 24 (1.67%) SCCM
6 21 (1.46%) Data Guard
6 21 (1.46%) Terraform
7 20 (1.39%) SCOM
8 18 (1.25%) Packer
9 17 (1.18%) Tivoli
10 15 (1.05%) Backup Exec
11 14 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (0.84%) HAProxy
13 11 (0.77%) NetBackup
14 10 (0.70%) Kibana
15 9 (0.63%) Salt
16 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 7 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
17 6 (0.42%) Grafana
17 6 (0.42%) vRealize
Vendors
1 289 (20.14%) Oracle
2 195 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 190 (13.24%) VMware
4 120 (8.36%) Red Hat
5 88 (6.13%) Cisco
6 64 (4.46%) IBM
7 42 (2.93%) Citrix
8 38 (2.65%) CheckPoint
9 36 (2.51%) NetApp
10 33 (2.30%) Sun
11 28 (1.95%) Atlassian
12 24 (1.67%) F5
13 21 (1.46%) HP
14 17 (1.18%) Blue Coat
14 17 (1.18%) Splunk
15 16 (1.11%) Juniper
15 16 (1.11%) Veeam
16 15 (1.05%) Dell
16 15 (1.05%) Intel
16 15 (1.05%) Symantec
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