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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 7.65% 8.87% 4.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 44.90% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 10
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
42 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 22.95% 19.76% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 42
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -14.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
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 27 March 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 20 (66.67%) MySQL
2 19 (63.33%) PHP
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) Apache
4 12 (40.00%) jQuery
4 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 11 (36.67%) BDD
5 11 (36.67%) TDD
5 11 (36.67%) Java
6 10 (33.33%) Drupal
7 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 7 (23.33%) IBM
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Publishing
9 7 (23.33%) CSS3
9 7 (23.33%) Laravel
10 6 (20.00%) Kindle
10 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Subversion
10 6 (20.00%) Web Services
10 6 (20.00%) Code Coverage
10 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
11 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.67%) iSeries

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (40.00%) Apache
2 10 (33.33%) Drupal
3 4 (13.33%) WordPress
3 4 (13.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) jQuery
2 12 (40.00%) HTML5
3 7 (23.33%) CSS3
3 7 (23.33%) Laravel
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (13.33%) Sass
6 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
6 3 (10.00%) JNI
7 2 (6.67%) LAMP
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) Kohana
8 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Kindle
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) iSeries
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) zOS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) TDD
1 11 (36.67%) BDD
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) JVM Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) PHP
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.00%) RPG
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) RACF
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) New Relic
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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