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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 26 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 75 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.52% 11.47% 10.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.54% 55.15% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 38
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
126 136 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.12% 20.80% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 123 128 104
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £62,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 31 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Newmarket -2 5 £34,500 +25.45% 1
Bury St Edmunds -7 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Haverhill - 1 £25,000 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 66 (47.48%) Windows
2 41 (29.50%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (27.34%) Puppet
4 36 (25.90%) DevOps
5 35 (25.18%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (25.18%) SQL
5 35 (25.18%) Microsoft
6 34 (24.46%) TCP/IP
7 31 (22.30%) High Availability
7 31 (22.30%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (20.86%) Unix
9 25 (17.99%) Juniper
9 25 (17.99%) CheckPoint
9 25 (17.99%) Blue Coat
9 25 (17.99%) Software Engineering
10 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
11 21 (15.11%) Java
11 21 (15.11%) JavaScript
11 21 (15.11%) PHP
11 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (14.39%) Ruby
12 20 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (14.39%) Cisco
12 20 (14.39%) Configuration Management
13 19 (13.67%) jQuery
14 18 (12.95%) Degree
14 18 (12.95%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (12.95%) CCNA
15 17 (12.23%) SQL Server

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 (4.32%) Apache
2 4 (2.88%) nginx
2 4 (2.88%) WordPress
3 2 (1.44%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) IIS
3 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (29.50%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (22.30%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (15.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (12.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.44%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Office 365
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.23%) Firewall
3 12 (8.63%) DNS
4 8 (5.76%) Internet
5 7 (5.04%) VoIP
6 6 (4.32%) Ethernet
6 6 (4.32%) VPN
6 6 (4.32%) Wireless
6 6 (4.32%) xDSL
7 3 (2.16%) DHCP
7 3 (2.16%) LAN
7 3 (2.16%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.16%) WAN
8 2 (1.44%) SAN
9 1 (0.72%) HTTP
9 1 (0.72%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) MySQL
3 11 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.16%) Big Data
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 17 (12.23%) French Language
1 17 (12.23%) German Language
1 17 (12.23%) Spanish Language
2 14 (10.07%) Marketing
3 12 (8.63%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (23.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (17.99%) Software Engineer
3 23 (16.55%) Developer
3 23 (16.55%) Support Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) Architect
4 17 (12.23%) NOC Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) AWS Architect
5 16 (11.51%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (10.79%) AWS Developer
6 15 (10.79%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (10.79%) Cloud Developer
7 13 (9.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (9.35%) Cisco Support
8 11 (7.91%) Network Engineer
9 10 (7.19%) Analyst
10 8 (5.76%) C++ Programmer
10 8 (5.76%) Network Support
10 8 (5.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.67%) jQuery
2 15 (10.79%) LAMP
3 12 (8.63%) HTML
4 10 (7.19%) CSS
5 9 (6.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (5.76%) HTML5
6 8 (5.76%) JSON
7 7 (5.04%) XML
8 4 (2.88%) CSS3
8 4 (2.88%) Laravel
8 4 (2.88%) LESS
8 4 (2.88%) PhoneGap
8 4 (2.88%) Symfony
8 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.16%) Java EE
9 3 (2.16%) Web Services
10 2 (1.44%) STL
11 1 (0.72%) .NET
11 1 (0.72%) Ext JS
11 1 (0.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.88%) iPad
3 4 (2.88%) iPhone
4 2 (1.44%) Cybercrime
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.44%) Replication
4 2 (1.44%) Statistics
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.72%) PKI
5 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (47.48%) Windows
2 29 (20.86%) Unix
3 9 (6.47%) Android
4 6 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.88%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) DevOps
2 31 (22.30%) High Availability
3 25 (17.99%) Software Engineering
4 21 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (14.39%) Configuration Management
5 20 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (12.23%) Auto-Scaling
7 16 (11.51%) TDD
8 15 (10.79%) Build Automation
9 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.07%) Validation
10 13 (9.35%) Presales
11 5 (3.60%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.60%) Scrum
11 5 (3.60%) SEO
11 5 (3.60%) Web Development
12 4 (2.88%) iOS Development
12 4 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.88%) Service Management
12 4 (2.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.18%) SQL
2 24 (17.27%) Bash Shell
3 21 (15.11%) Java
3 21 (15.11%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.11%) PHP
4 20 (14.39%) Ruby
5 12 (8.63%) Python
6 11 (7.91%) C++
7 10 (7.19%) C
8 9 (6.47%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.32%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.32%) Perl
10 3 (2.16%) C#
11 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) Jython
12 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 18 (12.95%) CCNA
1 18 (12.95%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (12.95%) Degree
2 16 (11.51%) CCNP
3 15 (10.79%) AWS Certification
4 6 (4.32%) HNC
4 6 (4.32%) HND
5 3 (2.16%) CISSP
5 3 (2.16%) MCSE
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.44%) GIAC
6 2 (1.44%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.44%) SANS
6 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) SSCP
7 1 (0.72%) CEH
7 1 (0.72%) CISA
7 1 (0.72%) CISMP
7 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.23%) Docker
2 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.88%) vSphere
4 2 (1.44%) NFS
5 1 (0.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (27.34%) Puppet
2 35 (25.18%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (12.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (25.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.99%) Blue Coat
2 25 (17.99%) CheckPoint
2 25 (17.99%) Juniper
3 20 (14.39%) Cisco
4 12 (8.63%) F5
5 10 (7.19%) Apple
6 7 (5.04%) Crossbeam
6 7 (5.04%) Trend Micro
7 5 (3.60%) VMware
8 4 (2.88%) Adobe
8 4 (2.88%) Oracle
8 4 (2.88%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.44%) IBM
9 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.72%) arcserve
10 1 (0.72%) Avaya
10 1 (0.72%) Dell
10 1 (0.72%) EMC
10 1 (0.72%) HP
Lowestoft, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago