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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 31 9 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 98 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.39% 15.88% 7.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.89% 44.14% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 97 36
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
87 222 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.72% 35.98% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78 206 105
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -10 12 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Newmarket -2 9 £27,500 -1.78% 1
Bury St Edmunds -7 2 £31,250 +7.75%
Stowmarket - 2 £27,500 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 38 (60.32%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) TCP/IP
3 20 (31.75%) Unix
4 19 (30.16%) Firewall
5 18 (28.57%) Finance
5 18 (28.57%) VPN
6 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
6 17 (26.98%) Juniper
7 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
7 16 (25.40%) DNS
7 16 (25.40%) Blue Coat
7 16 (25.40%) Degree
7 16 (25.40%) Computer Science
7 16 (25.40%) F5
7 16 (25.40%) High Availability
7 16 (25.40%) Windows Server
8 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
9 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
10 13 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (17.46%) SQL
12 10 (15.87%) C++
12 10 (15.87%) Internet
12 10 (15.87%) VMware
12 10 (15.87%) Games
12 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (15.87%) Multithreading
12 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (15.87%) Multithreaded Programming

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 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.94%) Office 365
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) TCP/IP
2 19 (30.16%) Firewall
3 18 (28.57%) VPN
4 16 (25.40%) DNS
5 10 (15.87%) Internet
6 9 (14.29%) DHCP
6 9 (14.29%) HTTP
7 7 (11.11%) LAN
7 7 (11.11%) WAN
8 6 (9.52%) SMTP
9 5 (7.94%) HTTPS
9 5 (7.94%) IMAP
10 3 (4.76%) Network Security
11 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.17%) LDAP
11 2 (3.17%) SAN
12 1 (1.59%) DMVPN
12 1 (1.59%) GPRS
12 1 (1.59%) Wireless
12 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.17%) CloverETL
5 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.17%) Presto
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) GoCD
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) jMock
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Mockito
2 1 (1.59%) SCons
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.87%) Games
4 9 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) C++ Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support
7 5 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Graduate
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Graduate Network Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (6.35%) XML
3 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (4.76%) CSS
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) JMS
3 3 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (3.17%) CSS3
4 2 (3.17%) JSON
4 2 (3.17%) LAMP
4 2 (3.17%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.17%) REST
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.17%) XSD
4 2 (3.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 5 (7.94%) Clustering
5 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.76%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Unix
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.94%) CentOS
6 5 (7.94%) Mac OS
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.35%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Solaris
8 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) AIX
9 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) High Availability
2 15 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 10 (15.87%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (15.87%) Multithreading
4 9 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 9 (14.29%) OO
4 9 (14.29%) OOD
4 9 (14.29%) Physics
5 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.52%) Presales
7 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.94%) Ticket Management
8 4 (6.35%) CRM
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps
9 3 (4.76%) Analytics
9 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.76%) Line Management
9 3 (4.76%) Project Management
9 3 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) C++
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) C
7 2 (3.17%) Clojure
7 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.17%) R
7 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) Jython
8 1 (1.59%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) CCNA
2 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.94%) A+ Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCP
3 5 (7.94%) MCSA
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (4.76%) CCSA
4 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.76%) JNCIS
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.94%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) iptables
4 2 (3.17%) NFS
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) Xen
4 2 (3.17%) XenServer
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Juniper
2 16 (25.40%) Blue Coat
2 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
2 16 (25.40%) F5
3 10 (15.87%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.11%) Google
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco
7 4 (6.35%) Oracle
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 2 (3.17%) Apigee
9 2 (3.17%) CA
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 2 (3.17%) Fiorano
9 2 (3.17%) Mashery
9 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.17%) Twitter
9 2 (3.17%) WSO2
10 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 3 days ago