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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 669 798 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.17% 10.42% 10.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.31% 38.83% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 517 614 695
Median salary £46,500 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1581 2055 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.03% 26.85% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1614 1841
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -1 296 £45,000 - 76
Hertfordshire +1 196 £45,000 - 23
Essex -2 74 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Bedfordshire +19 48 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Suffolk -1 42 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Norfolk -10 18 £44,000 +60.00% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 535 (37.28%) Windows
2 384 (26.76%) Java
3 381 (26.55%) Unix
4 367 (25.57%) Degree
5 338 (23.55%) Python
6 313 (21.81%) SQL
7 261 (18.19%) C++
8 250 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
9 244 (17.00%) Oracle
10 228 (15.89%) Perl
10 228 (15.89%) VMware
11 225 (15.68%) Microsoft
11 225 (15.68%) Software Engineering
12 212 (14.77%) C
13 211 (14.70%) Computer Science
14 181 (12.61%) Finance
14 181 (12.61%) Windows Server
15 180 (12.54%) TCP/IP
16 179 (12.47%) JavaScript
16 179 (12.47%) Firewall
17 177 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 165 (11.50%) SQL Server
19 154 (10.73%) Apache
20 151 (10.52%) MySQL
21 149 (10.38%) PHP
22 147 (10.24%) Active Directory
23 142 (9.90%) Bash Shell
23 142 (9.90%) DevOps
24 138 (9.62%) DNS
25 134 (9.34%) Red Hat

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
1 154 (10.73%) Apache
2 92 (6.41%) Tomcat
3 79 (5.51%) MS Exchange
4 64 (4.46%) JBoss
5 52 (3.62%) IIS
6 51 (3.55%) WebLogic
7 46 (3.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 44 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 39 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
10 37 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
11 33 (2.30%) WebSphere
12 29 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (1.05%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (0.91%) GlassFish
17 11 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.77%) nginx
18 10 (0.70%) Skype for Business
19 9 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 115 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.04%) MS Office
3 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.35%) AWD
1 5 (0.35%) Magento
1 5 (0.35%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.070%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.070%) Maximo
3 1 (0.070%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 126 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (4.25%) Office 365
3 35 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.16%) SaaS
5 26 (1.81%) PaaS
6 20 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.18%) Amazon S3
8 16 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.84%) GitHub
12 8 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
13 7 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.49%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
14 6 (0.42%) IaaS
15 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.14%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 180 (12.54%) TCP/IP
2 179 (12.47%) Firewall
3 138 (9.62%) DNS
4 112 (7.80%) VPN
5 74 (5.16%) LAN
5 74 (5.16%) SAN
6 70 (4.88%) DHCP
7 68 (4.74%) Internet
7 68 (4.74%) Network Security
7 68 (4.74%) WAN
8 67 (4.67%) NAS
9 49 (3.41%) VLAN
10 42 (2.93%) Wireless
11 40 (2.79%) HTTP
12 37 (2.58%) SSL
13 34 (2.37%) IMAP
13 34 (2.37%) SMTP
14 32 (2.23%) DMZ
15 25 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
15 25 (1.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.52%) MySQL
3 68 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 64 (4.46%) Oracle Database
5 56 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
6 42 (2.93%) RDBMS
7 39 (2.72%) Big Data
8 31 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 29 (2.02%) DB2
10 19 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (1.11%) MongoDB
14 13 (0.91%) Data Mining
14 13 (0.91%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 120 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 56 (3.90%) JIRA
3 49 (3.41%) Subversion
4 39 (2.72%) Eclipse
5 32 (2.23%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.46%) IntelliJ
7 17 (1.18%) Selenium
8 14 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (0.91%) Maven
9 13 (0.91%) Mercurial
10 10 (0.70%) HP UFT
11 9 (0.63%) git-flow
11 9 (0.63%) GitLab
12 7 (0.49%) JUnit
13 5 (0.35%) Ant
13 5 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.35%) Gradle
13 5 (0.35%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.35%) Rational Application Developer
14 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 181 (12.61%) Finance
2 76 (5.30%) Telecoms
3 49 (3.41%) Retail
4 46 (3.21%) Electronics
5 43 (3.00%) Banking
6 36 (2.51%) Automotive
6 36 (2.51%) Games
7 27 (1.88%) Marketing
8 25 (1.74%) Aerospace
9 14 (0.98%) Publishing
10 12 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.77%) French Language
11 11 (0.77%) German Language
11 11 (0.77%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.63%) Front Office
12 9 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.56%) Avionics
13 8 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.42%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 318 (22.16%) Developer
2 159 (11.08%) Software Engineer
3 141 (9.83%) Linux Engineer
4 135 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 103 (7.18%) Analyst
6 100 (6.97%) Administrator
7 86 (5.99%) Architect
8 85 (5.92%) Systems Engineer
9 76 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 76 (5.30%) Java Developer
10 73 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
11 68 (4.74%) C++ Developer
12 67 (4.67%) Graduate
13 64 (4.46%) Software Developer
14 63 (4.39%) Junior
15 59 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
16 56 (3.90%) Applications Support
17 49 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 48 (3.34%) Embedded Engineer
18 48 (3.34%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (9.13%) HTML
2 117 (8.15%) CSS
3 113 (7.87%) Web Services
4 86 (5.99%) .NET
5 79 (5.51%) XML
6 61 (4.25%) J2EE
6 61 (4.25%) Spring
7 55 (3.83%) AngularJS
8 53 (3.69%) jQuery
9 52 (3.62%) Middleware
10 50 (3.48%) LAMP
11 48 (3.34%) REST
12 38 (2.65%) JSON
13 34 (2.37%) Django
13 34 (2.37%) SOAP
14 33 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (2.23%) HTML5
15 32 (2.23%) Symfony
16 30 (2.09%) Hibernate
17 29 (2.02%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 211 (14.70%) Computer Science
2 121 (8.43%) Mathematics
3 95 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.60%) Physics
5 65 (4.53%) Algorithms
6 60 (4.18%) Data Centre
7 55 (3.83%) Clustering
8 52 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 52 (3.62%) Replication
9 46 (3.21%) Blackberry
10 33 (2.30%) iPhone
11 29 (2.02%) Fintech
11 29 (2.02%) PDA
12 28 (1.95%) Biology
13 25 (1.74%) PKI
14 23 (1.60%) User Experience
15 18 (1.25%) Device Driver
16 17 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
17 15 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
17 15 (1.05%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 535 (37.28%) Windows
2 381 (26.55%) Unix
3 181 (12.61%) Windows Server
4 131 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 84 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (5.64%) Solaris
7 66 (4.60%) Android
8 59 (4.11%) Windows 7
9 55 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 53 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (2.86%) Windows 10
12 39 (2.72%) CentOS
12 39 (2.72%) Windows 8
13 38 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
13 38 (2.65%) Ubuntu
14 35 (2.44%) AIX
14 35 (2.44%) Debian
14 35 (2.44%) Windows XP
15 29 (2.02%) Windows Vista
16 19 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (15.68%) Software Engineering
3 142 (9.90%) DevOps
4 115 (8.01%) ITIL
5 95 (6.62%) Scrum
6 91 (6.34%) Multithreading
7 87 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 87 (6.06%) OO
8 70 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 67 (4.67%) E-Commerce
10 66 (4.60%) SDLC
11 65 (4.53%) High Availability
12 62 (4.32%) Open Source
13 58 (4.04%) MVC
14 56 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (3.83%) Web Development
16 51 (3.55%) Project Management
17 47 (3.28%) Front End Development
18 46 (3.21%) TDD
19 44 (3.07%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 384 (26.76%) Java
2 338 (23.55%) Python
3 313 (21.81%) SQL
4 261 (18.19%) C++
5 228 (15.89%) Perl
6 212 (14.77%) C
7 179 (12.47%) JavaScript
8 149 (10.38%) PHP
9 142 (9.90%) Bash Shell
10 90 (6.27%) C#
11 76 (5.30%) Shell Script
12 68 (4.74%) Ruby
13 55 (3.83%) PowerShell
14 36 (2.51%) PL/SQL
15 35 (2.44%) Embedded C
16 22 (1.53%) Embedded C++
17 17 (1.18%) Erlang
17 17 (1.18%) Scala
18 15 (1.05%) VB
19 10 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 367 (25.57%) Degree
2 47 (3.28%) PhD
3 44 (3.07%) Security Cleared
4 42 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (2.72%) CCNP
5 39 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (2.58%) CCNA
7 36 (2.51%) CISSP
8 31 (2.16%) MCSE
9 29 (2.02%) CISM
10 28 (1.95%) CEH
11 27 (1.88%) SC Cleared
12 16 (1.11%) MCP
13 15 (1.05%) SANS
14 14 (0.98%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
15 12 (0.84%) Postgraduate
15 12 (0.84%) RHCE
16 10 (0.70%) CISA
16 10 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.25%) QA
2 45 (3.14%) SLA
3 34 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.70%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.56%) ISO27002
7 7 (0.49%) WCAG
8 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.070%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.070%) JTAG
10 1 (0.070%) MISRA
10 1 (0.070%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.070%) SEPA
System Software
1 177 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 147 (10.24%) Active Directory
3 71 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 56 (3.90%) vSphere
5 34 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
6 32 (2.23%) NFS
7 30 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
8 29 (2.02%) Docker
9 23 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.53%) Terminal Services
11 21 (1.46%) VMware ESX
12 13 (0.91%) Firmware
12 13 (0.91%) Xen
13 9 (0.63%) Postfix
14 8 (0.56%) PowerHA
15 7 (0.49%) Ceph
15 7 (0.49%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.42%) iptables
16 6 (0.42%) Kamailio
16 6 (0.42%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 114 (7.94%) Puppet
2 70 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (3.00%) Ansible
4 29 (2.02%) Backup Exec
5 20 (1.39%) Nessus
6 16 (1.11%) Data Guard
7 14 (0.98%) Nagios
7 14 (0.98%) QRadar
7 14 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
9 12 (0.84%) FortiGate
9 12 (0.84%) Salt
9 12 (0.84%) WSUS
10 11 (0.77%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.77%) SCCM
11 10 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.49%) Kibana
12 7 (0.49%) logstash
12 7 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 244 (17.00%) Oracle
2 228 (15.89%) VMware
3 225 (15.68%) Microsoft
4 134 (9.34%) Red Hat
5 126 (8.78%) Cisco
6 64 (4.46%) IBM
7 63 (4.39%) HP
8 52 (3.62%) Apple
9 44 (3.07%) NetApp
10 36 (2.51%) Citrix
10 36 (2.51%) Sun
11 35 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 30 (2.09%) Draytek
13 29 (2.02%) Juniper
14 27 (1.88%) F5
15 26 (1.81%) Veeam
16 23 (1.60%) Splunk
17 21 (1.46%) Sybase
18 17 (1.18%) Blue Coat
18 17 (1.18%) Dell
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k plus excellent benefits 25 days holiday, bank holidays + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38-48k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + PERKS
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
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