The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.28% 7.54% 11.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.13% 26.74% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 21
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
Linux
Suffolk

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

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.00% 28.20% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 64
Median salary £27,750 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.29% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Linux
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Salary Trend in Ipswich

Linux
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (45.00%) Puppet
2 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 14 (35.00%) High Availability
4 12 (30.00%) Java
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Unix
6 10 (25.00%) Ruby
6 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (22.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.00%) AWS Certification
8 8 (20.00%) Build Automation
9 7 (17.50%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
9 7 (17.50%) Auto-Scaling
9 7 (17.50%) Ansible
9 7 (17.50%) Docker
10 6 (15.00%) C++
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Python
11 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
12 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (7.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (17.50%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Robot Framework
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 8 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
2 3 (7.50%) REST
2 3 (7.50%) Symfony
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) CSS3
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) Java EE
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) STL
4 1 (2.50%) Struts
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) Physics
2 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) DevOps
2 14 (35.00%) High Availability
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.50%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) ERP
8 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
8 3 (7.50%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) CRM
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (2.50%) Open Source
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (15.00%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) Python
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.00%) C
8 2 (5.00%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) GIAC
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) SANS
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) SSCP
5 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Puppet
2 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Trillium
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