The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 29 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 39 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.01% 10.33% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.47% 51.13% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 38
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Suffolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
137 133 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.64% 20.21% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 127 97
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Linux
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Linux Salary Trend in Suffolk

Linux
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Linux
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +4 25 £44,000 +18.12%
Newmarket -2 5 £34,500 +25.45%
Bury St Edmunds -8 3 £52,500 +61.53%
Haverhill - 1 £25,000 -
Lowestoft - 1 £37,500 -
Stowmarket - 1 £29,000 - 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Linux.

1 56 (47.06%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (26.89%) Puppet
4 30 (25.21%) DevOps
4 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
5 29 (24.37%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (22.69%) Unix
7 26 (21.85%) High Availability
8 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
9 21 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 20 (16.81%) Bash Shell
10 20 (16.81%) Blue Coat
10 20 (16.81%) Juniper
10 20 (16.81%) CheckPoint
11 18 (15.13%) Configuration Management
11 18 (15.13%) Degree
12 17 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (14.29%) Firewall
13 16 (13.45%) SQL Server
13 16 (13.45%) Java
13 16 (13.45%) PHP
13 16 (13.45%) Ruby
13 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (12.61%) Auto-Scaling
14 15 (12.61%) Ansible
14 15 (12.61%) Docker
14 15 (12.61%) Amazon S3
14 15 (12.61%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.04%) Apache
2 4 (3.36%) nginx
2 4 (3.36%) WordPress
3 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.68%) Drupal
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (12.61%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
2 17 (14.29%) Firewall
3 14 (11.76%) DNS
4 8 (6.72%) VPN
5 6 (5.04%) Internet
6 5 (4.20%) LAN
6 5 (4.20%) WAN
7 4 (3.36%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.36%) VoIP
7 4 (3.36%) Wireless
7 4 (3.36%) xDSL
8 3 (2.52%) DHCP
8 3 (2.52%) HTTP
8 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.68%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) MySQL
2 9 (7.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.68%) Big Data
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.68%) Robot Framework
3 2 (1.68%) Selenium
3 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.84%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 14 (11.76%) Marketing
2 13 (10.92%) French Language
2 13 (10.92%) German Language
2 13 (10.92%) Spanish Language
3 11 (9.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.72%) Electronics
5 3 (2.52%) Publishing
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (19.33%) Developer
3 21 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) NOC Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) AWS Developer
7 11 (9.24%) AWS DevOps
7 11 (9.24%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (8.40%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Cisco Support
9 9 (7.56%) Architect
10 8 (6.72%) AWS Architect
10 8 (6.72%) Network Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Programmer
11 7 (5.88%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) HTML
2 11 (9.24%) CSS
2 11 (9.24%) jQuery
3 8 (6.72%) HTML5
3 8 (6.72%) JSON
4 7 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (5.88%) LAMP
4 7 (5.88%) XML
5 6 (5.04%) Symfony
6 5 (4.20%) CSS3
7 4 (3.36%) Laravel
7 4 (3.36%) LESS
7 4 (3.36%) PhoneGap
7 4 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.68%) Java EE
8 2 (1.68%) REST
8 2 (1.68%) Web Services
9 1 (0.84%) .NET
9 1 (0.84%) Ext JS
9 1 (0.84%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.36%) iPad
2 4 (3.36%) iPhone
3 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.52%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Replication
4 2 (1.68%) Statistics
5 1 (0.84%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.84%) PKI
5 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (47.06%) Windows
2 27 (22.69%) Unix
3 8 (6.72%) Android
4 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) DevOps
2 26 (21.85%) High Availability
3 21 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 18 (15.13%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.61%) Auto-Scaling
7 14 (11.76%) Validation
8 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (9.24%) Build Automation
10 10 (8.40%) Presales
11 8 (6.72%) TDD
12 7 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.20%) Scrum
14 5 (4.20%) SEO
14 5 (4.20%) Web Development
15 4 (3.36%) iOS Development
15 4 (3.36%) Service Management
15 4 (3.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) SQL
2 20 (16.81%) Bash Shell
3 16 (13.45%) Java
3 16 (13.45%) PHP
3 16 (13.45%) Ruby
4 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.08%) Python
6 9 (7.56%) C
7 8 (6.72%) C++
7 8 (6.72%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.04%) Perl
9 5 (4.20%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.68%) C#
11 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.84%) Jython
12 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) Degree
2 13 (10.92%) CCNA
2 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.08%) CCNP
4 11 (9.24%) AWS Certification
5 6 (5.04%) HNC
5 6 (5.04%) HND
6 2 (1.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.84%) CEH
7 1 (0.84%) CISA
7 1 (0.84%) CISMP
7 1 (0.84%) GIAC
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.84%) MCSE
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) SSCP
7 1 (0.84%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 15 (12.61%) Docker
2 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.20%) vSphere
4 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.68%) NFS
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (26.89%) Puppet
2 29 (24.37%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (12.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.84%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.81%) Blue Coat
2 20 (16.81%) CheckPoint
2 20 (16.81%) Juniper
3 15 (12.61%) Cisco
4 10 (8.40%) F5
5 8 (6.72%) Apple
6 6 (5.04%) VMware
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle
8 4 (3.36%) Adobe
8 4 (3.36%) Crossbeam
8 4 (3.36%) HP
8 4 (3.36%) Trend Micro
8 4 (3.36%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.52%) Dell
9 3 (2.52%) EMC
10 2 (1.68%) IBM
10 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
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