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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 33 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.61% 6.94% 14.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.71% 24.19% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 53
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
105 124 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.83% 28.70% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 148
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Newmarket - 4 £27,000 - 1
Stowmarket - 3 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -12 2 £75,000 +36.36%
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 33 (49.25%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) Puppet
4 18 (26.87%) High Availability
5 15 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (22.39%) DevOps
5 15 (22.39%) Unix
6 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) Java
6 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (17.91%) Configuration Management
8 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
8 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (14.93%) F5
9 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
9 10 (14.93%) Ruby
9 10 (14.93%) Blue Coat
9 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
9 10 (14.93%) MySQL
9 10 (14.93%) Firewall
9 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
9 10 (14.93%) Juniper
9 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
10 9 (13.43%) Finance
10 9 (13.43%) VMware
10 9 (13.43%) Oracle
10 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (13.43%) Degree
10 9 (13.43%) 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 (8.96%) Drupal
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon S3
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.93%) Firewall
3 8 (11.94%) LAN
3 8 (11.94%) VPN
3 8 (11.94%) WAN
4 7 (10.45%) DNS
5 6 (8.96%) HTTP
6 3 (4.48%) DHCP
6 3 (4.48%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.99%) LDAP
7 2 (2.99%) SAN
8 1 (1.49%) Network Security
8 1 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.49%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) French Language
3 3 (4.48%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) German Language
3 3 (4.48%) Publishing
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) AWS Developer
5 8 (11.94%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (11.94%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Cloud Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.96%) NOC Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) REST
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 6 (8.96%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) Symfony
3 6 (8.96%) Web Services
4 5 (7.46%) CSS3
4 5 (7.46%) JSON
5 4 (5.97%) .NET
5 4 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (5.97%) jQuery
5 4 (5.97%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.48%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (2.99%) HTML5
7 2 (2.99%) Node.js
7 2 (2.99%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.99%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.99%) XSD
7 2 (2.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) EMC VNX
3 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.48%) Physics
3 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.49%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (2.99%) CentOS
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 1 (1.49%) AIX
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) High Availability
2 15 (22.39%) DevOps
3 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
4 12 (17.91%) Configuration Management
5 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.94%) Build Automation
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Auto-Scaling
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Web Development
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.48%) ERP
10 3 (4.48%) MVVM
10 3 (4.48%) OO
10 3 (4.48%) OOD
10 3 (4.48%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.48%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.93%) Ruby
4 8 (11.94%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.46%) C
6 5 (7.46%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) AWS Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CCNP
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) CEH
5 1 (1.49%) CISA
5 1 (1.49%) CISMP
5 1 (1.49%) GIAC
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SANS
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) SSCP
5 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) Docker
2 7 (10.45%) vSphere
3 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.99%) iptables
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.99%) Xen
5 2 (2.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Puppet
2 15 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Blue Coat
2 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
2 10 (14.93%) F5
2 10 (14.93%) Juniper
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 9 (13.43%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.48%) Dell
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
7 2 (2.99%) Apigee
7 2 (2.99%) CA
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) Fiorano
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.99%) WSO2
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