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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 29 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.00% 3.53% 5.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 13.25% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 11
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
66 83 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 25.68% 26.60% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 78 48
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Derby

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) C++
3 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (37.14%) UML
5 12 (34.29%) VB
6 11 (31.43%) TargetLink
6 11 (31.43%) MATLAB
6 11 (31.43%) Simulink
6 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.86%) C
8 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.00%) SAN
8 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.29%) Android
10 5 (14.29%) C#
10 5 (14.29%) Java
10 5 (14.29%) LAN
10 5 (14.29%) WAN
10 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.43%) Automotive
11 4 (11.43%) Electronics
11 4 (11.43%) VPN
11 4 (11.43%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) TargetLink
1 11 (31.43%) Simulink
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) Network Security
4 3 (8.57%) IPv6
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) SNMP
5 2 (5.71%) SSL
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.71%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) Softswitch
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) PeopleTools
General
1 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.43%) Automotive
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 14 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
3 1 (2.86%) WF
3 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (2.86%) Java SE
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSD
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) EPoS
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) iPhone
2 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) Android
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) UML
3 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.71%) RUP
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) V-Model
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) VB
3 11 (31.43%) MATLAB
4 8 (22.86%) C
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 5 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (8.57%) Groovy
7 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.57%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) Perl
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) XPath
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) OCP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) JTAG
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco
1 7 (20.00%) VMware
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) Websense
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.71%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
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