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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 22 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.01% 11.53% 9.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.52% 36.03% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 39
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
123 136 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.70% 32.00% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 106 125 135
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 22 £57,500 +4.54%
Newmarket - 10 £29,000 - 3
Bury St Edmunds -21 4 £55,000 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
3 20 (29.85%) Finance
4 19 (28.36%) SQL
5 16 (23.88%) Unix
6 15 (22.39%) Juniper
6 15 (22.39%) CheckPoint
6 15 (22.39%) Blue Coat
6 15 (22.39%) F5
6 15 (22.39%) High Availability
7 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
7 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
7 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
7 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
8 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
8 13 (19.40%) Degree
8 13 (19.40%) MongoDB
8 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (17.91%) MySQL
9 12 (17.91%) VMware
9 12 (17.91%) Firewall
10 11 (16.42%) C++
10 11 (16.42%) VPN
10 11 (16.42%) Windows Server
11 10 (14.93%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (14.93%) DNS
11 10 (14.93%) Java
11 10 (14.93%) Games
11 10 (14.93%) Multithreading

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 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.97%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) JBoss
3 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.48%) IIS
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.91%) Firewall
3 11 (16.42%) VPN
4 10 (14.93%) DNS
5 8 (11.94%) LAN
5 8 (11.94%) WAN
6 7 (10.45%) DHCP
7 6 (8.96%) HTTP
8 4 (5.97%) Internet
9 3 (4.48%) LDAP
9 3 (4.48%) Network Security
10 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.99%) SAN
11 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.49%) Diameter Protocol
11 1 (1.49%) DMVPN
11 1 (1.49%) GPRS
11 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
2 13 (19.40%) MongoDB
3 12 (17.91%) MySQL
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Presto
6 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) PHPUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) GoCD
4 1 (1.49%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.93%) Games
4 9 (13.43%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) French Language
5 2 (2.99%) German Language
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) NOC Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) C++ Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior C++ Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (5.97%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 9 (13.43%) REST
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
4 6 (8.96%) Symfony
4 6 (8.96%) Web Services
5 5 (7.46%) .NET
5 5 (7.46%) CSS3
5 5 (7.46%) jQuery
5 5 (7.46%) XML
6 4 (5.97%) JMS
6 4 (5.97%) Node.js
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (4.48%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 3 (4.48%) Regular Expression
7 3 (4.48%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (4.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (13.43%) Physics
3 9 (13.43%) Virtual Team
4 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.48%) Cybercrime
6 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.99%) Replication
8 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Unix
3 11 (16.42%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon Linux
5 5 (7.46%) CentOS
6 4 (5.97%) Solaris
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) High Availability
2 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.93%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.43%) Low Latency
4 9 (13.43%) OO
4 9 (13.43%) OOD
4 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.43%) TDD
5 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.97%) Web Development
8 3 (4.48%) CRM
8 3 (4.48%) ERP
8 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.48%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) SOA
8 3 (4.48%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.48%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) SQL
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) C++
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) PHP
6 7 (10.45%) Python
7 5 (7.46%) C
7 5 (7.46%) C#
8 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.99%) Clojure
9 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.99%) R
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.49%) Jython
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) CCNP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.96%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.46%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) iptables
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.99%) Xen
5 2 (2.99%) XenServer
6 1 (1.49%) NFS
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Blue Coat
1 15 (22.39%) CheckPoint
1 15 (22.39%) F5
1 15 (22.39%) Juniper
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.94%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.97%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) Apigee
7 3 (4.48%) CA
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 3 (4.48%) Fiorano
7 3 (4.48%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) Mashery
7 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.48%) WSO2
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
8 2 (2.99%) Google
8 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
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