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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 713 759 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.44% 10.38% 11.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.25% 39.33% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 631 692
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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
1509 1930 2217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 24.21% 26.39% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1619 1812
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +2 325 £45,000 - 75
Hertfordshire +6 249 £48,250 +7.22% 39
Essex -4 51 £45,000 -1.28% 4
Bedfordshire -11 36 £50,500 +12.22% 11
Suffolk -4 28 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Norfolk -6 24 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 519 (36.29%) Windows
2 405 (28.32%) Java
3 362 (25.31%) Python
4 335 (23.43%) Degree
5 327 (22.87%) Unix
6 300 (20.98%) C++
7 288 (20.14%) SQL
8 265 (18.53%) Software Engineering
9 245 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
10 225 (15.73%) C
11 223 (15.59%) Computer Science
12 221 (15.45%) Oracle
13 216 (15.10%) Microsoft
14 211 (14.76%) Perl
15 207 (14.48%) VMware
16 190 (13.29%) Finance
17 189 (13.22%) JavaScript
18 176 (12.31%) Apache
19 171 (11.96%) MySQL
20 162 (11.33%) PHP
20 162 (11.33%) DevOps
20 162 (11.33%) Windows Server
21 161 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
22 152 (10.63%) Bash Shell
22 152 (10.63%) TCP/IP
23 148 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
24 144 (10.07%) Firewall
25 142 (9.93%) Active Directory
26 133 (9.30%) Puppet
27 132 (9.23%) HTML

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
1 176 (12.31%) Apache
2 92 (6.43%) Tomcat
3 67 (4.69%) JBoss
4 59 (4.13%) WebLogic
5 45 (3.15%) MS Exchange
6 39 (2.73%) WebSphere
7 35 (2.45%) IIS
8 23 (1.61%) Skype for Business
9 22 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 21 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (1.47%) OpenStack
11 18 (1.26%) nginx
12 17 (1.19%) Apache Solr
13 14 (0.98%) GlassFish
14 13 (0.91%) WordPress
15 12 (0.84%) Confluence
16 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 98 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.87%) MS Office
3 9 (0.63%) GNU Octave
3 9 (0.63%) Simulink
4 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) GIMP
6 2 (0.14%) MS Project
7 1 (0.070%) HipChat
7 1 (0.070%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.070%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.56%) Magento
2 5 (0.35%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.070%) AWD
5 1 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 148 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.76%) Office 365
3 59 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (2.59%) SaaS
5 27 (1.89%) PaaS
6 19 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 15 (1.05%) IaaS
8 13 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.70%) GitHub
11 5 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
12 4 (0.28%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.14%) BIME
14 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 152 (10.63%) TCP/IP
2 144 (10.07%) Firewall
3 115 (8.04%) DNS
4 89 (6.22%) VPN
5 77 (5.38%) LAN
6 71 (4.97%) Network Security
7 70 (4.90%) Internet
8 67 (4.69%) WAN
9 62 (4.34%) SAN
10 60 (4.20%) DHCP
11 47 (3.29%) HTTP
12 42 (2.94%) Wireless
13 31 (2.17%) VLAN
14 30 (2.10%) Remote Desktop
14 30 (2.10%) SSL
15 28 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
16 27 (1.89%) Ethernet
16 27 (1.89%) SSH
17 24 (1.68%) NAS
17 24 (1.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (11.96%) MySQL
2 117 (8.18%) SQL Server
3 67 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 66 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 45 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 43 (3.01%) Big Data
7 33 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 31 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 29 (2.03%) DB2
10 23 (1.61%) NoSQL
11 18 (1.26%) Redis
12 11 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (0.70%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.56%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.56%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (8.32%) Git (software)
2 62 (4.34%) JIRA
3 55 (3.85%) Subversion
4 54 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 31 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 18 (1.26%) Maven
7 17 (1.19%) GitLab
8 13 (0.91%) JUnit
8 13 (0.91%) Selenium
9 11 (0.77%) IntelliJ
9 11 (0.77%) Mercurial
9 11 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (0.70%) git-flow
10 10 (0.70%) Gradle
11 9 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.63%) HP UFT
12 8 (0.56%) Bitbucket
13 6 (0.42%) Gerrit
13 6 (0.42%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.35%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 190 (13.29%) Finance
2 70 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 48 (3.36%) Electronics
3 48 (3.36%) Retail
4 43 (3.01%) Banking
5 42 (2.94%) Automotive
6 27 (1.89%) Aerospace
7 20 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.26%) Games
9 15 (1.05%) Marketing
10 14 (0.98%) Publishing
11 12 (0.84%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.63%) Front Office
13 8 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.35%) Avionics
14 5 (0.35%) Back Office
14 5 (0.35%) German Language
14 5 (0.35%) Law
14 5 (0.35%) Military
15 4 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 324 (22.66%) Developer
2 181 (12.66%) Software Engineer
3 177 (12.38%) Linux Engineer
4 114 (7.97%) Support Engineer
5 106 (7.41%) Analyst
6 94 (6.57%) Software Developer
7 83 (5.80%) Administrator
8 81 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 81 (5.66%) Graduate
9 77 (5.38%) Architect
10 76 (5.31%) Java Developer
10 76 (5.31%) Systems Engineer
11 70 (4.90%) C++ Developer
12 65 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
13 62 (4.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 62 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
14 55 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 53 (3.71%) C++ Software Engineer
15 53 (3.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 53 (3.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (9.23%) HTML
2 129 (9.02%) Web Services
3 98 (6.85%) .NET
4 96 (6.71%) CSS
5 77 (5.38%) XML
6 74 (5.17%) Spring
7 70 (4.90%) J2EE
8 64 (4.48%) jQuery
9 62 (4.34%) Middleware
10 56 (3.92%) LAMP
11 51 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 47 (3.29%) REST
13 44 (3.08%) HTML5
13 44 (3.08%) JSON
14 43 (3.01%) Hibernate
15 39 (2.73%) SOAP
16 34 (2.38%) ASP.NET
17 29 (2.03%) CSS3
17 29 (2.03%) J2SE
17 29 (2.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 223 (15.59%) Computer Science
2 127 (8.88%) Mathematics
3 93 (6.50%) Data Centre
4 78 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (5.31%) Physics
6 75 (5.24%) Algorithms
7 46 (3.22%) Management Information System
8 44 (3.08%) Clustering
9 40 (2.80%) Device Driver
10 37 (2.59%) User Experience
11 24 (1.68%) Biology
12 22 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (1.54%) Fintech
13 21 (1.47%) Replication
14 20 (1.40%) iSeries
15 19 (1.33%) CUDA
15 19 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 16 (1.12%) PACS
18 15 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 519 (36.29%) Windows
2 327 (22.87%) Unix
3 162 (11.33%) Windows Server
4 123 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 83 (5.80%) Solaris
6 66 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (3.43%) CentOS
9 41 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (2.80%) Debian
10 40 (2.80%) Ubuntu
11 34 (2.38%) Android
11 34 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
12 31 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
13 28 (1.96%) AIX
14 27 (1.89%) Windows 7
15 17 (1.19%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.98%) zOS
17 11 (0.77%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (18.53%) Software Engineering
2 245 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (11.33%) DevOps
4 116 (8.11%) ITIL
5 96 (6.71%) Scrum
6 95 (6.64%) Configuration Management
7 93 (6.50%) Multithreading
8 92 (6.43%) OO
9 84 (5.87%) Open Source
10 77 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (5.17%) SDLC
12 71 (4.97%) High Availability
13 66 (4.62%) E-Commerce
14 63 (4.41%) MVC
14 63 (4.41%) Web Development
15 60 (4.20%) Mentoring
16 55 (3.85%) Load Balancing
17 54 (3.78%) Information Security
18 50 (3.50%) Service Delivery
19 42 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 405 (28.32%) Java
2 362 (25.31%) Python
3 300 (20.98%) C++
4 288 (20.14%) SQL
5 225 (15.73%) C
6 211 (14.76%) Perl
7 189 (13.22%) JavaScript
8 162 (11.33%) PHP
9 152 (10.63%) Bash Shell
10 127 (8.88%) C#
11 82 (5.73%) Shell Script
12 75 (5.24%) Ruby
13 61 (4.27%) PowerShell
14 36 (2.52%) Embedded C
15 24 (1.68%) Embedded C++
16 20 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.26%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.05%) MATLAB
19 13 (0.91%) C-shell
20 11 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 335 (23.43%) Degree
2 56 (3.92%) PhD
3 36 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (1.96%) CISSP
6 26 (1.82%) CCNP
7 22 (1.54%) CCNA
7 22 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.47%) CEH
8 21 (1.47%) CISM
9 20 (1.40%) SC Cleared
10 17 (1.19%) MCSE
11 12 (0.84%) Postgraduate
12 11 (0.77%) SANS
13 10 (0.70%) AWS Certification
13 10 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
13 10 (0.70%) Security+ Certification
14 9 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.56%) RHCE
16 6 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.69%) QA
2 39 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.26%) SLA
5 11 (0.77%) WCAG
6 7 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.42%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.42%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.28%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.21%) ECSS
10 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.070%) MISRA
10 1 (0.070%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.070%) SEPA
System Software
1 161 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 142 (9.93%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.71%) vSphere
4 46 (3.22%) Hyper-V
5 45 (3.15%) Docker
6 30 (2.10%) Firmware
7 27 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
8 26 (1.82%) VMware ESX
9 24 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (1.54%) Terminal Services
11 21 (1.47%) NFS
12 15 (1.05%) Samba
13 11 (0.77%) iptables
14 10 (0.70%) KVM
15 9 (0.63%) Dovecot
16 8 (0.56%) Postfix
16 8 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (0.49%) PowerHA
17 7 (0.49%) vCloud
17 7 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 133 (9.30%) Puppet
2 88 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (5.10%) Ansible
4 24 (1.68%) HAProxy
5 18 (1.26%) Nagios
6 16 (1.12%) Nessus
6 16 (1.12%) SCCM
7 13 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
7 13 (0.91%) Kibana
8 12 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 12 (0.84%) logstash
9 10 (0.70%) QRadar
9 10 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 9 (0.63%) Data Guard
10 9 (0.63%) Graphite
10 9 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (0.63%) Salt
11 7 (0.49%) FortiGate
11 7 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 221 (15.45%) Oracle
2 216 (15.10%) Microsoft
3 207 (14.48%) VMware
4 123 (8.60%) Red Hat
5 85 (5.94%) Cisco
6 53 (3.71%) IBM
7 46 (3.22%) Citrix
8 43 (3.01%) NetApp
9 41 (2.87%) HP
10 40 (2.80%) Sun
11 38 (2.66%) CheckPoint
12 23 (1.61%) F5
13 22 (1.54%) Splunk
13 22 (1.54%) Sybase
14 20 (1.40%) Atlassian
14 20 (1.40%) EMC
15 19 (1.33%) Veeam
16 13 (0.91%) BMC
16 13 (0.91%) Juniper
17 12 (0.84%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Strong benefits package + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago