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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / East of England
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 712 727 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.29% 10.61% 10.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.51% 40.98% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 571 548 613
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
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%

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
1438 1774 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.81% 25.90% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1444 1562
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 January 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 January 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 +1 324 £45,000 +5.88% 62
Hertfordshire +4 217 £47,500 +5.55% 23
Essex +11 95 £47,500 +8.57% 8
Bedfordshire -2 34 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Suffolk -21 28 £30,000 -45.45% 4
Norfolk +5 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 600 (40.87%) Windows
2 432 (29.43%) Java
3 391 (26.63%) Python
4 373 (25.41%) SQL
5 335 (22.82%) Degree
6 328 (22.34%) Unix
7 313 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
8 297 (20.23%) C++
9 274 (18.66%) Oracle
10 272 (18.53%) Software Engineering
11 240 (16.35%) JavaScript
12 234 (15.94%) MySQL
13 215 (14.65%) Computer Science
14 209 (14.24%) Perl
15 207 (14.10%) C
15 207 (14.10%) Windows Server
16 189 (12.87%) VMware
17 185 (12.60%) Microsoft
18 180 (12.26%) Firewall
18 180 (12.26%) DevOps
19 177 (12.06%) Apache
20 171 (11.65%) Finance
21 169 (11.51%) Web Services
22 166 (11.31%) HTML
23 161 (10.97%) Bash Shell
24 156 (10.63%) SQL Server
24 156 (10.63%) TCP/IP
25 154 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
26 146 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
27 139 (9.47%) Scrum

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
1 177 (12.06%) Apache
2 117 (7.97%) Tomcat
3 97 (6.61%) WebLogic
4 82 (5.59%) JBoss
5 68 (4.63%) MS Exchange
5 68 (4.63%) WebSphere
6 37 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 33 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (2.04%) OpenStack
9 29 (1.98%) IIS
10 28 (1.91%) Skype for Business
11 27 (1.84%) CMS
11 27 (1.84%) SharePoint
12 26 (1.77%) WordPress
13 25 (1.70%) GlassFish
14 19 (1.29%) Confluence
14 19 (1.29%) nginx
15 18 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (1.09%) Drupal
17 14 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 66 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.27%) MS Office
3 12 (0.82%) GNU Octave
3 12 (0.82%) Simulink
4 11 (0.75%) GIMP
4 11 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.068%) HipChat
7 1 (0.068%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.068%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (1.09%) Magento
4 6 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.27%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.068%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 154 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (4.84%) Office 365
3 65 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.98%) PaaS
4 29 (1.98%) SaaS
5 20 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.95%) IaaS
7 9 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.54%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.41%) GitHub
10 6 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.27%) Route 53
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 180 (12.26%) Firewall
2 156 (10.63%) TCP/IP
3 126 (8.58%) DNS
4 77 (5.25%) DHCP
4 77 (5.25%) LAN
5 74 (5.04%) VPN
6 65 (4.43%) HTTP
6 65 (4.43%) WAN
7 63 (4.29%) Internet
8 60 (4.09%) Wireless
9 59 (4.02%) SAN
10 45 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
11 40 (2.72%) Network Security
12 38 (2.59%) Bluetooth
13 32 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
14 31 (2.11%) SSL
15 28 (1.91%) Ethernet
15 28 (1.91%) LDAP
16 26 (1.77%) VLAN
16 26 (1.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (15.94%) MySQL
2 156 (10.63%) SQL Server
3 123 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 91 (6.20%) Oracle Database
5 85 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 70 (4.77%) MongoDB
7 59 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (3.07%) Big Data
9 39 (2.66%) NoSQL
10 33 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 19 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
12 19 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.23%) DB2
13 18 (1.23%) Redis
14 13 (0.89%) Neo4j
15 12 (0.82%) CouchDB
16 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 127 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 77 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 65 (4.43%) JIRA
4 54 (3.68%) Subversion
5 29 (1.98%) Maven
5 29 (1.98%) Selenium
6 28 (1.91%) HP UFT
7 27 (1.84%) JUnit
8 17 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.16%) GitLab
9 15 (1.02%) Ant
10 14 (0.95%) Bitbucket
11 11 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (0.68%) FishEye
12 10 (0.68%) Gradle
12 10 (0.68%) SonarQube
13 9 (0.61%) ClearCase
13 9 (0.61%) ClearQuest
14 8 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 171 (11.65%) Finance
2 64 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 53 (3.61%) Electronics
4 40 (2.72%) Retail
5 35 (2.38%) Automotive
6 32 (2.18%) Banking
7 29 (1.98%) Games
8 20 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 14 (0.95%) Marketing
11 9 (0.61%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.54%) Legal
13 6 (0.41%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.34%) French Language
14 5 (0.34%) German Language
14 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.34%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.20%) Advertising
16 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 359 (24.46%) Developer
2 208 (14.17%) Software Engineer
3 145 (9.88%) Linux Engineer
4 105 (7.15%) Analyst
5 103 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 99 (6.74%) Administrator
7 92 (6.27%) Support Engineer
8 89 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 84 (5.72%) Graduate
10 76 (5.18%) Embedded Engineer
11 72 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
12 68 (4.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 68 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
13 66 (4.50%) Architect
14 64 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
15 62 (4.22%) C++ Software Engineer
16 61 (4.16%) C++ Developer
16 61 (4.16%) DBA
17 60 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 49 (3.34%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (11.51%) Web Services
2 166 (11.31%) HTML
3 125 (8.51%) CSS
4 108 (7.36%) XML
5 96 (6.54%) .NET
5 96 (6.54%) Spring
6 82 (5.59%) Middleware
7 75 (5.11%) SOAP
8 74 (5.04%) AngularJS
9 72 (4.90%) J2EE
9 72 (4.90%) REST
10 71 (4.84%) HTML5
10 71 (4.84%) jQuery
11 67 (4.56%) JSON
12 62 (4.22%) LAMP
13 59 (4.02%) Hibernate
14 51 (3.47%) JSP
15 41 (2.79%) RESTful
16 40 (2.72%) ASP.NET
17 38 (2.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 215 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 105 (7.15%) Mathematics
3 95 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 81 (5.52%) Physics
5 74 (5.04%) Algorithms
6 44 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (3.00%) Visualisation
7 42 (2.86%) Device Driver
8 39 (2.66%) User Experience
9 29 (1.98%) Clustering
10 21 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.23%) Virtual Team
12 16 (1.09%) Mobile App
13 13 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 13 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 13 (0.89%) Replication
14 12 (0.82%) CUDA
14 12 (0.82%) DataPower
14 12 (0.82%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 600 (40.87%) Windows
2 328 (22.34%) Unix
3 207 (14.10%) Windows Server
4 111 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (5.86%) Solaris
6 71 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (3.61%) Ubuntu
9 43 (2.93%) CentOS
10 42 (2.86%) Android
11 39 (2.66%) Embedded Linux
12 30 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (1.98%) Debian
13 29 (1.98%) Mac OS X
14 23 (1.57%) Windows 7
15 17 (1.16%) AIX
16 16 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.89%) VxWorks
17 13 (0.89%) Windows CE
18 12 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (18.53%) Software Engineering
3 180 (12.26%) DevOps
4 139 (9.47%) Scrum
5 120 (8.17%) ITIL
6 103 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 93 (6.34%) Open Source
8 87 (5.93%) OO
9 86 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (5.72%) SDLC
11 83 (5.65%) Web Development
12 77 (5.25%) Multithreading
13 70 (4.77%) SOA
14 67 (4.56%) High Availability
15 61 (4.16%) MVC
16 53 (3.61%) E-Commerce
17 52 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
18 51 (3.47%) Mentoring
19 46 (3.13%) Load Balancing
20 45 (3.07%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 432 (29.43%) Java
2 391 (26.63%) Python
3 373 (25.41%) SQL
4 297 (20.23%) C++
5 240 (16.35%) JavaScript
6 209 (14.24%) Perl
7 207 (14.10%) C
8 161 (10.97%) Bash Shell
9 137 (9.33%) C#
10 131 (8.92%) PHP
11 112 (7.63%) Shell Script
12 73 (4.97%) Ruby
13 66 (4.50%) PL/SQL
13 66 (4.50%) PowerShell
14 34 (2.32%) T-SQL
15 33 (2.25%) MATLAB
16 25 (1.70%) Embedded C
17 15 (1.02%) VB
18 14 (0.95%) VB.NET
19 12 (0.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 335 (22.82%) Degree
2 51 (3.47%) PhD
3 29 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.16%) CCNA
5 17 (1.16%) CCNP
6 15 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (0.95%) Security Cleared
8 12 (0.82%) OCP
8 12 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.75%) MCSE
10 10 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.54%) MCSA
11 8 (0.54%) RHCE
12 7 (0.48%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.41%) MCP
13 6 (0.41%) OCA
14 5 (0.34%) CCSA
14 5 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.72%) QA
2 32 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (2.11%) SLA
4 25 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.41%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.34%) WCAG
7 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) ECSS
9 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.068%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 146 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (8.45%) Active Directory
3 61 (4.16%) Docker
4 49 (3.34%) vSphere
5 44 (3.00%) Hyper-V
6 36 (2.45%) Firmware
7 29 (1.98%) VMware ESX
8 22 (1.50%) Terminal Services
9 21 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
11 17 (1.16%) Samba
12 13 (0.89%) iptables
12 13 (0.89%) KVM
12 13 (0.89%) vCloud
12 13 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.75%) Dovecot
13 11 (0.75%) NFS
13 11 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 120 (8.17%) Puppet
2 88 (5.99%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (5.18%) Ansible
4 41 (2.79%) Nagios
5 23 (1.57%) HAProxy
6 20 (1.36%) Data Guard
7 19 (1.29%) SCCM
8 17 (1.16%) SCOM
9 16 (1.09%) Terraform
10 14 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 14 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (0.82%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.75%) Kibana
13 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.54%) Packer
14 7 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (0.48%) TIBCO Hawk
15 6 (0.41%) Salt
15 6 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 274 (18.66%) Oracle
2 189 (12.87%) VMware
3 185 (12.60%) Microsoft
4 107 (7.29%) Red Hat
5 95 (6.47%) Cisco
6 65 (4.43%) IBM
7 45 (3.07%) Citrix
8 42 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 42 (2.86%) Sun
9 40 (2.72%) NetApp
10 28 (1.91%) Atlassian
11 22 (1.50%) F5
11 22 (1.50%) HP
12 20 (1.36%) EMC
13 19 (1.29%) Intel
14 17 (1.16%) Splunk
15 16 (1.09%) Veeam
16 15 (1.02%) Dell
16 15 (1.02%) Juniper
17 14 (0.95%) Blue Coat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wickford, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 40k per year + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago