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 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 69 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.02% 15.37% 11.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.29% 41.32% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 69 36
Median salary £30,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £66,000 £45,000
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 Ipswich region.

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 167 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.47% 37.19% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 156 67
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (47.06%) Unix
1 16 (47.06%) High Availability
2 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
3 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
5 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (29.41%) Multithreaded Programming
7 10 (29.41%) C++
7 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 10 (29.41%) Games
8 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) Banking
8 9 (26.47%) Physics
8 9 (26.47%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) OOD
8 9 (26.47%) Virtual Team
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
8 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
9 8 (23.53%) Internet
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 8 (23.53%) Firewall
10 7 (20.59%) Google

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 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.71%) Office 365
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
1 8 (23.53%) Internet
1 8 (23.53%) VPN
2 6 (17.65%) HTTP
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) HTTPS
3 5 (14.71%) IMAP
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) SMTP
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.94%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (2.94%) DMVPN
5 1 (2.94%) GPRS
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.88%) CloverETL
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Presto
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) GoCD
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) jMock
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Mockito
2 1 (2.94%) SCons
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Games
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) C++ Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior C++ Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) IT Support
6 5 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Data Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Data Scientist
8 2 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
3 2 (5.88%) MLlib
3 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) JPA
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (32.35%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (26.47%) Virtual Team
4 5 (14.71%) Clustering
5 3 (8.82%) Cybercrime
6 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.88%) Internet of Things
6 2 (5.88%) Replication
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Unix
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) Mac OS
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.82%) CentOS
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.94%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) High Availability
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 10 (29.41%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
4 9 (26.47%) Low Latency
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) OOD
4 9 (26.47%) Physics
5 6 (17.65%) Presales
6 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.71%) Ticket Management
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
8 2 (5.88%) Machine Learning
8 2 (5.88%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) C
7 2 (5.88%) Clojure
7 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.88%) R
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) C#
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) CCNA
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) A+ Certification
3 5 (14.71%) MCP
3 5 (14.71%) MCSA
3 5 (14.71%) MCSE
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.71%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Google
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Trillium