The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 40 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.69% 6.84% 6.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.55% 31.58% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 19
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 76 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 22.36% 21.65% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 48 73 44
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Linux
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Linux Salary Trend in Norfolk

Linux
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Linux
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +1 2 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Diss +5 1 £17,500 -34.57% 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) IIS
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) SaltStack
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (28.57%) Redis
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
6 4 (28.57%) CruiseControl
6 4 (28.57%) Lucene
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) CentOS
8 2 (14.29%) SCCM
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) CruiseControl
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 2 (14.29%) Trainee
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Trainee IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Lucene
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SaltStack
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Diss
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago