The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 25 29
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.17% 7.55% 9.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.95% 29.76% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 44
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +18.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 84 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 17.65% 25.38% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 80 83
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Ipswich

Linux
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Linux in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) High Availability
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (29.41%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 5 (29.41%) HTTP
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) A+ Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
3 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
2 5 (29.41%) IMAP
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) CloverETL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) jMock
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Mockito
1 1 (5.88%) SCons
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support
3 5 (29.41%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) Handlebars
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) JPA
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Struts
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Mac OS
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) High Availability
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Presales
3 5 (29.41%) Ticket Management
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) A+ Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
1 5 (29.41%) MCSA
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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