The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 47 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.58% 2.48% 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.79% 20.37% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 43
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 54 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.36% 12.19% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 78
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
East of England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +20 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) PHP
2 26 (63.41%) CSS
3 19 (46.34%) HTML5
4 18 (43.90%) MySQL
5 11 (26.83%) LAMP
5 11 (26.83%) Apache
5 11 (26.83%) Python
5 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 11 (26.83%) Subversion
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Vista
6 10 (24.39%) Perl
7 9 (21.95%) Ajax
7 9 (21.95%) Web Development
7 9 (21.95%) jQuery
8 8 (19.51%) Ruby
8 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.07%) DNS
9 7 (17.07%) CSS3
9 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
10 6 (14.63%) MVC
11 5 (12.20%) OOP
11 5 (12.20%) Facebook
11 5 (12.20%) Twitter

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) DB2
4 2 (4.88%) Informix
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Web Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
6 4 (9.76%) IT Support
7 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 26 (63.41%) CSS
3 19 (46.34%) HTML5
4 11 (26.83%) LAMP
5 9 (21.95%) Ajax
5 9 (21.95%) jQuery
6 7 (17.07%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.76%) Ext JS
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (4.88%) XML
9 2 (4.88%) Middleware
10 1 (2.44%) Symfony
10 1 (2.44%) MSMQ
10 1 (2.44%) XHTML
10 1 (2.44%) SOAP
10 1 (2.44%) Web Services
10 1 (2.44%) WML
10 1 (2.44%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Social Media
2 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Vista
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX
6 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Web Development
2 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) OOP
5 4 (9.76%) CRM
5 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Content Management
7 1 (2.44%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
1 26 (63.41%) PHP
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) Perl
4 8 (19.51%) Ruby
5 4 (9.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP5
6 1 (2.44%) PHP4
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Facebook
1 5 (12.20%) Twitter
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) HP
3 3 (7.32%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.44%) New Relic
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft