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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 8.33% 3.13% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 11.49% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 8
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £41,000 £38,250
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
65 87 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 27.08% 27.19% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 46
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £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 6 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Derby

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 6 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 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) C++
3 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) VB
4 13 (34.21%) UML
5 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
5 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
5 12 (31.58%) Simulink
5 12 (31.58%) TargetLink
6 10 (26.32%) C
7 8 (21.05%) C#
7 8 (21.05%) Degree
8 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
8 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) Python
9 6 (15.79%) SQL
9 6 (15.79%) Android
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
10 5 (13.16%) Network Security
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (13.16%) HTML
10 5 (13.16%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.16%) LAN
10 5 (13.16%) WAN
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Simulink
1 12 (31.58%) TargetLink
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) LAN
1 5 (13.16%) WAN
1 5 (13.16%) SAN
1 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 4 (10.53%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) IPv6
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.26%) SSH
4 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) SNMP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.63%) PBX
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) PeopleTools
General
1 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineer
1 16 (42.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Software Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) XSD
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) WCF
3 3 (7.89%) WPF
3 3 (7.89%) WF
3 3 (7.89%) Silverlight
3 3 (7.89%) WinForms
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Remoting
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 3 (7.89%) REST
4 2 (5.26%) JSON
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
4 2 (5.26%) CakePHP
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) OAuth
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.26%) iPhone
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Android
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) UML
3 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.89%) Workflow
6 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (2.63%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) V-Model
8 1 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C++
2 13 (34.21%) VB
3 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
4 10 (26.32%) C
5 8 (21.05%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) Python
7 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.53%) Ruby
8 4 (10.53%) Groovy
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++
8 4 (10.53%) Perl
8 4 (10.53%) Java
9 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
9 3 (7.89%) XPath
10 2 (5.26%) PHP5
10 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) OCP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) JTAG
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Websense
5 2 (5.26%) Intel
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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