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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 36 15 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.78% 12.77% 4.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 47.00% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 47 23
Average salary £32,500 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £17,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £38,000
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
42 100 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.67% 27.17% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 96 89
Average salary £30,750 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +5 3 £30,500 +1.66% 2
Thetford - 2 £60,000 -
Great Yarmouth +6 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Diss - 1 £22,500 - 2
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) LAMP
3 6 (27.27%) Apache
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Social Media
5 4 (18.18%) Ext JS
6 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) JCAPS
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) LAMP
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) Ext JS
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) GTK+
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.55%) Drools
6 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.55%) AppFabric
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (4.55%) CentOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
1 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 4 (18.18%) OOP
1 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Facebook
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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