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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 31 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.28% 7.77% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.97% 42.59% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 19
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
74 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 22.98% 18.24% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 46 62
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,675 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 -5 11 £33,500 +3.07% 3
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 23 (53.49%) PHP
3 21 (48.84%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 20 (46.51%) jQuery
5 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.88%) Apache
7 14 (32.56%) Laravel
8 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) TDD
9 11 (25.58%) HTML5
9 11 (25.58%) BDD
10 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
10 10 (23.26%) Drupal
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.60%) .NET
12 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
12 8 (18.60%) Web Development
12 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
12 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.28%) CSS3
13 7 (16.28%) Publishing
13 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
14 6 (13.95%) Code Coverage
14 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
14 6 (13.95%) C
14 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
14 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 15 (34.88%) Apache
2 10 (23.26%) Drupal
3 4 (9.30%) WordPress
3 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Mercurial
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (16.28%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) PHP Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) HTML
1 21 (48.84%) CSS
2 20 (46.51%) jQuery
3 14 (32.56%) Laravel
4 11 (25.58%) HTML5
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) .NET
5 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
5 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (16.28%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) XAMPP
7 4 (9.30%) LAMP
7 4 (9.30%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (9.30%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
7 4 (9.30%) Sass
7 4 (9.30%) Ember.js
8 3 (6.98%) JNI
9 2 (4.65%) GTK+
9 2 (4.65%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Kindle
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) TDD
1 11 (25.58%) BDD
2 8 (18.60%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.95%) Code Coverage
4 5 (11.63%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.30%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Analytics
6 2 (4.65%) Product Management
6 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) PHP
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.95%) C
4 5 (11.63%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) ACF2
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
Norwich, Norfolk
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 4 days ago
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