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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 30 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.21% 6.31% 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 45.16% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 12
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
38 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 23.03% 13.96% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 29
Average salary £33,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.58% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,410
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Solr
3 4 (44.44%) Redis
3 4 (44.44%) CruiseControl
3 4 (44.44%) Lucene
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) SaltStack
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Solr
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Redis
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) CruiseControl
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SaltStack
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
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