The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich 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 15 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 14.19% 3.86% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.38% 26.47% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 5
Average salary £24,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Operating Systems Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 35.14% 14.59% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 29
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Linux
Salary Trend in Norwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Norwich region.

Linux Salary Trend in Norwich

Linux
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Norwich

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 24 (50.00%) MySQL
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) ITIL
5 18 (37.50%) Java
5 18 (37.50%) PHP
5 18 (37.50%) DevOps
6 16 (33.33%) Subversion
7 15 (31.25%) HTML
7 15 (31.25%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) CSS
8 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 14 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (29.17%) Puppet
9 13 (27.08%) MVC
9 13 (27.08%) LAMP
9 13 (27.08%) .NET
9 13 (27.08%) Apache
10 12 (25.00%) IBM
10 12 (25.00%) Web Services
10 12 (25.00%) nginx
10 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (25.00%) Android
10 12 (25.00%) PHP5
10 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 12 (25.00%) XAMPP
10 12 (25.00%) Laravel
10 12 (25.00%) Backbone.js
10 12 (25.00%) Ember.js
10 12 (25.00%) AngularJS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (27.08%) Apache
2 12 (25.00%) nginx
3 11 (22.92%) IIS
4 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 6 (12.50%) Apache Solr
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) IPv4
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) VLAN
3 3 (6.25%) PBX
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) MySQL
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.50%) Redis
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Subversion
2 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.00%) gulp
3 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 4 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Build Forge
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) PHP Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Web Developer
4 12 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Development Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.25%) Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
9 3 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Java Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 13 (27.08%) .NET
3 13 (27.08%) LAMP
4 12 (25.00%) Web Services
4 12 (25.00%) XAMPP
4 12 (25.00%) Laravel
4 12 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 12 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (25.00%) HHVM
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.50%) Lucene
7 5 (10.42%) Spring
8 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.25%) SOAP
9 3 (6.25%) REST
10 1 (2.08%) J2EE
10 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) User Experience
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) iSeries
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Android
2 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.42%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.08%) UNIX
8 1 (2.08%) AIX
8 1 (2.08%) CentOS
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 18 (37.50%) DevOps
3 13 (27.08%) MVC
4 11 (22.92%) Load Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.92%) JVM Tuning
5 10 (20.83%) Application Performance Management
5 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (20.83%) Performance Management
5 10 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development
7 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) PHP
2 18 (37.50%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) PHP5
4 12 (25.00%) Apple Swift
5 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
6 6 (12.50%) C#
7 5 (10.42%) VB
8 4 (8.33%) RPG
9 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) Perl
10 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) MCP
1 4 (8.33%) MCSE
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.25%) vSphere
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) IBM
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 8 (16.67%) New Relic
4 3 (6.25%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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