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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.02% 3.46% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.07% 22.73% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 16
Average salary £24,000 £31,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% +32.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
61 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 33.33% 15.22% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 54
Average salary £25,000 £26,767 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.60% -10.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +18 21 £24,000 -25.00% 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (52.54%) SQL
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.68%) MySQL
3 21 (35.59%) ITIL
4 19 (32.20%) PHP
5 18 (30.51%) Java
5 18 (30.51%) DevOps
6 16 (27.12%) HTML
6 16 (27.12%) Windows
6 16 (27.12%) Subversion
7 15 (25.42%) CSS
7 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
8 14 (23.73%) MVC
8 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (23.73%) Puppet
9 13 (22.03%) LAMP
9 13 (22.03%) .NET
9 13 (22.03%) Apache
10 12 (20.34%) IBM
10 12 (20.34%) Web Services
10 12 (20.34%) VMware
10 12 (20.34%) PHP5
10 12 (20.34%) Android
10 12 (20.34%) Apple iOS
10 12 (20.34%) XAMPP
10 12 (20.34%) Laravel
10 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
10 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
10 12 (20.34%) nginx

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (22.03%) Apache
2 12 (20.34%) nginx
3 11 (18.64%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
5 6 (10.17%) Apache Solr
6 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
7 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.69%) WordPress
10 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) DHCP
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) VLAN
3 3 (5.08%) IPv4
3 3 (5.08%) SAN
3 3 (5.08%) PBX
4 1 (1.69%) VoIP
4 1 (1.69%) WAN
4 1 (1.69%) LDAP
4 1 (1.69%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.68%) MySQL
3 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.17%) Redis
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Subversion
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.34%) gulp
3 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.17%) CruiseControl
4 4 (6.78%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Build Forge
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) PHP Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Web Developer
4 12 (20.34%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Administrator
6 9 (15.25%) DBA
7 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Development Engineer
9 6 (10.17%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Support Technician
10 4 (6.78%) Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (5.08%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) Systems Support
11 3 (5.08%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) Java Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
11 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) HTML
2 15 (25.42%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) .NET
3 13 (22.03%) LAMP
4 12 (20.34%) Web Services
4 12 (20.34%) XAMPP
4 12 (20.34%) Laravel
4 12 (20.34%) Backbone.js
4 12 (20.34%) Ember.js
4 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (20.34%) HHVM
5 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.17%) Lucene
7 5 (8.47%) Spring
8 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.08%) SOAP
9 3 (5.08%) REST
10 2 (3.39%) HTML5
10 2 (3.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) User Experience
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) iSeries
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Android
2 12 (20.34%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.69%) UNIX
8 1 (1.69%) AIX
8 1 (1.69%) CentOS
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) DevOps
3 14 (23.73%) MVC
4 11 (18.64%) Load Testing
4 11 (18.64%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.64%) JVM Tuning
5 10 (16.95%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (16.95%) Performance Management
5 10 (16.95%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (16.95%) Application Performance Management
5 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (11.86%) Mobile Development
7 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.78%) SOA
7 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.08%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) PHP
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.34%) PHP5
5 12 (20.34%) Apple Swift
6 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.17%) C#
8 5 (8.47%) VB
9 4 (6.78%) RPG
10 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (1.69%) Perl
11 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) MCP
1 5 (8.47%) MCSE
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) CCNP
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) IBM
1 12 (20.34%) VMware
2 8 (13.56%) New Relic
3 3 (5.08%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Mitel
Norwich, Norfolk
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