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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.10% 8.12% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.92% 38.55% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 33
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £25,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
48 83 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.91% 21.07% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 78
Average salary £26,767 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.06% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +14 8 £37,750 -5.62% 2
Thetford - 2 £60,000 -
Diss - 1 £22,500 - 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (50.00%) HTML
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (50.00%) PHP
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (42.86%) MySQL
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) jQuery
4 8 (28.57%) Apache
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) LAMP
5 6 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Vista
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
6 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (17.86%) CSS3
7 4 (14.29%) Facebook
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter
7 4 (14.29%) Social Media
7 4 (14.29%) Ext JS
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) Subversion
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) JCAPS
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Informix
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) HTML5
3 8 (28.57%) LAMP
3 8 (28.57%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) CSS3
5 4 (14.29%) Ext JS
6 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.14%) Ajax
7 2 (7.14%) Middleware
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (7.14%) GTK+
8 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.57%) AppFabric
8 1 (3.57%) Drools
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Social Media
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Vista
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Web Development
2 4 (14.29%) OOP
2 4 (14.29%) CRM
2 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.14%) Product Management
3 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Facebook
1 4 (14.29%) Twitter
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) New Relic
Diss, Norfolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + Pension, Health etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago