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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 29 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 26 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.81% 5.43% 16.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.79% 23.42% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 61
Median salary £36,250 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
136 111 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.47% 23.17% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 126 100 146
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 August 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 August 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 +7 14 £38,750 +28.09% 5
Newmarket +5 6 £27,000 +1.88%
Stowmarket - 3 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -14 2 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Lowestoft - 1 £37,500 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) SQL
3 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (25.00%) Unix
4 18 (25.00%) Puppet
5 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.83%) High Availability
6 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (20.83%) DevOps
7 14 (19.44%) Degree
7 14 (19.44%) Firewall
8 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 12 (16.67%) Java
9 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.28%) Juniper
9 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
9 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (15.28%) Blue Coat
10 10 (13.89%) Ruby
10 10 (13.89%) Marketing
10 10 (13.89%) F5
10 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
10 10 (13.89%) Validation
10 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
10 10 (13.89%) C
11 9 (12.50%) PHP
11 9 (12.50%) MySQL
11 9 (12.50%) HTML
11 9 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (8.33%) Drupal
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.72%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) IaaS
6 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.72%) DNS
3 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 5 (6.94%) LAN
4 5 (6.94%) WAN
5 4 (5.56%) HTTP
6 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.39%) LDAP
7 1 (1.39%) Network Security
7 1 (1.39%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (13.89%) Marketing
2 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 4 (5.56%) French Language
4 4 (5.56%) German Language
4 4 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.17%) Publishing
5 3 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Analyst
5 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 8 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
7 7 (9.72%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
10 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 8 (11.11%) CSS
3 7 (9.72%) REST
4 6 (8.33%) Symfony
5 5 (6.94%) .NET
5 5 (6.94%) CSS3
5 5 (6.94%) jQuery
5 5 (6.94%) Web Services
6 4 (5.56%) JSON
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (4.17%) XML
8 2 (2.78%) HTML5
8 2 (2.78%) Node.js
9 1 (1.39%) Java EE
9 1 (1.39%) Regular Expression
9 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.39%) XSD
9 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.17%) EMC VNX
1 3 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.39%) PKI
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) DevOps
1 15 (20.83%) High Availability
2 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (13.89%) Validation
5 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 7 (9.72%) Auto-Scaling
7 7 (9.72%) TDD
8 5 (6.94%) Presales
8 5 (6.94%) Web Development
9 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.17%) Email Filtering
10 3 (4.17%) ERP
10 3 (4.17%) MVVM
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.17%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.89%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.89%) C
4 10 (13.89%) Ruby
5 9 (12.50%) PHP
6 6 (8.33%) C#
6 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.33%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) C++
7 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.56%) HNC
3 4 (5.56%) HND
4 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (2.78%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) CEH
6 1 (1.39%) CISA
6 1 (1.39%) CISMP
6 1 (1.39%) GIAC
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.39%) SANS
6 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) SSCP
6 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.33%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) iptables
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) Puppet
2 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.72%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Blue Coat
2 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
2 11 (15.28%) Juniper
3 10 (13.89%) F5
4 8 (11.11%) Oracle
5 7 (9.72%) VMware
6 6 (8.33%) Cisco
7 4 (5.56%) HP
8 3 (4.17%) Dell
8 3 (4.17%) EMC
9 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.39%) CA
10 1 (1.39%) Crossbeam
10 1 (1.39%) Fiorano
10 1 (1.39%) IBM
10 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.39%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.39%) WSO2
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Salary: £24000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
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