The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 37 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.82% 8.47% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.19% 34.67% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 4
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +12.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Operating Systems Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 75 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 19.94% 24.43% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 50
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £24,525
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Linux
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Linux Salary Trend in Derby

Linux
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Derby region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Derby

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) UML
3 14 (41.18%) C++
4 11 (32.35%) C
4 11 (32.35%) VB
5 10 (29.41%) MATLAB
5 10 (29.41%) Simulink
5 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
5 10 (29.41%) TargetLink
6 9 (26.47%) Automotive
6 9 (26.47%) Electronics
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.59%) UNIX
9 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.71%) IIS
10 5 (14.71%) C#
10 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.76%) IBM
11 4 (11.76%) SAN
11 4 (11.76%) OpenGL
11 4 (11.76%) .NET
11 4 (11.76%) J2EE
11 4 (11.76%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) IIS
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Simulink
1 10 (29.41%) TargetLink
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) PBX
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) Softswitch
3 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) WinDbg
1 3 (8.82%) GDB
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) PeopleTools
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 9 (26.47%) Electronics
2 9 (26.47%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) J2EE
1 4 (11.76%) OpenGL
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) Direct3D
3 2 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) Flash
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) DirectX
4 1 (2.94%) Java SE
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
1 3 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (8.82%) Streaming Video
1 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
1 3 (8.82%) EPoS
1 3 (8.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.88%) RMADS
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) V-Model
5 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.82%) RUP
6 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Security Management
6 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C++
2 11 (32.35%) C
2 11 (32.35%) VB
3 10 (29.41%) MATLAB
4 6 (17.65%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded C
6 3 (8.82%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) PeopleCode
8 1 (2.94%) SQR
8 1 (2.94%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) OCP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) McAfee
4 2 (5.88%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) Avaya
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Borland
5 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
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