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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 12.92% 6.15% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.94% 28.07% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
53 57 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 25.36% 21.92% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 31
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £29,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -7.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 23 (58.97%) MySQL
2 21 (53.85%) Java
3 17 (43.59%) PHP
4 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
5 15 (38.46%) DevOps
6 14 (35.90%) Subversion
7 13 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (33.33%) IBM
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 13 (33.33%) CSS
8 12 (30.77%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) Apache
9 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
9 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.21%) Load Testing
9 11 (28.21%) iSeries
9 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (28.21%) Puppet
9 11 (28.21%) JVM Tuning
10 10 (25.64%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (25.64%) Application Performance Management
10 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (25.64%) Performance Management
10 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
11 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (20.51%) HTML5
12 8 (20.51%) New Relic
13 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (30.77%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) Drupal
3 5 (12.82%) nginx
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.13%) WordPress
5 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) SSL
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (10.26%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Development Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
1 13 (33.33%) CSS
2 12 (30.77%) Web Services
3 8 (20.51%) HTML5
4 7 (17.95%) Laravel
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) LAMP
6 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
6 5 (12.82%) CSS3
6 5 (12.82%) Ember.js
6 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.82%) XAMPP
6 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (10.26%) Spring
7 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.69%) SOAP
8 3 (7.69%) .NET
8 3 (7.69%) REST
8 3 (7.69%) JNI
8 3 (7.69%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) iSeries
2 5 (12.82%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Kindle
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.82%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) zOS
4 1 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) DevOps
3 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
3 11 (28.21%) Load Testing
3 11 (28.21%) JVM Tuning
4 10 (25.64%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (25.64%) Application Performance Management
4 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (25.64%) Performance Management
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.38%) BDD
7 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.26%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) PHP
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) PHP5
5 5 (12.82%) Apple Swift
6 4 (10.26%) C
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) C++
6 4 (10.26%) RPG
7 3 (7.69%) Embedded C++
7 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) vSphere
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) RACF
3 1 (2.56%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) New Relic
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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