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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.93% 7.30% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.59% 31.71% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 8
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
82 82 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 27.15% 23.03% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 64 68 52
Average salary £30,000 £27,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
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
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 April 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 +2 22 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 34 (54.84%) MySQL
2 28 (45.16%) PHP
3 25 (40.32%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) HTML
4 23 (37.10%) CSS
5 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
6 19 (30.65%) jQuery
6 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.03%) Apache
8 17 (27.42%) Java
8 17 (27.42%) Laravel
9 16 (25.81%) Subversion
10 14 (22.58%) ITIL
11 13 (20.97%) DevOps
12 12 (19.35%) HTML5
13 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
13 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (17.74%) Windows
13 11 (17.74%) IBM
13 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
14 10 (16.13%) Load Testing
14 10 (16.13%) Drupal
14 10 (16.13%) TDD
14 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
14 10 (16.13%) Web Services
14 10 (16.13%) JVM Tuning
14 10 (16.13%) BDD
14 10 (16.13%) Puppet

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (29.03%) Apache
2 10 (16.13%) Drupal
3 4 (6.45%) WordPress
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) Node.js
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (54.84%) MySQL
2 21 (33.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Subversion
2 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) DBA
4 8 (12.90%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Development Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.23%) Programmer
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) HTML
1 23 (37.10%) CSS
2 19 (30.65%) jQuery
3 17 (27.42%) Laravel
4 12 (19.35%) HTML5
5 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
5 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (16.13%) Web Services
7 8 (12.90%) LAMP
7 8 (12.90%) .NET
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.29%) Ember.js
8 7 (11.29%) Backbone.js
8 7 (11.29%) CSS3
8 7 (11.29%) XAMPP
9 4 (6.45%) Sass
9 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.52%) iSeries
3 6 (9.68%) Kindle
4 5 (8.06%) User Experience
5 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) UNIX
2 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) zOS
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) DevOps
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) TDD
4 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.13%) BDD
4 10 (16.13%) Load Testing
4 10 (16.13%) JVM Tuning
5 9 (14.52%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
5 9 (14.52%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (14.52%) Application Performance Management
5 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) Web Development
7 6 (9.68%) Code Coverage
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) PHP
2 25 (40.32%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) C++
5 4 (6.45%) C
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
6 3 (4.84%) PHP5
6 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.84%) RPG
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) MCSE
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) ACF2
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) IBM
2 7 (11.29%) New Relic
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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