The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.48% 3.83% 5.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 15.63% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 22
Average salary £39,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.81% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £23,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 96 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.37% 24.49% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 124
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £21,325
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Linux
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 26 £39,000 +12.23% 3
Chesterfield -4 5 - -
Matlock - 1 £34,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.65%) C#
4 25 (36.76%) Software Engineering
5 24 (35.29%) C
6 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
6 21 (30.88%) PHP
6 21 (30.88%) .NET
7 20 (29.41%) C++
8 19 (27.94%) MySQL
8 19 (27.94%) jQuery
9 17 (25.00%) Embedded C
10 15 (22.06%) SQL
10 15 (22.06%) VMware
11 14 (20.59%) Device Driver
11 14 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
11 14 (20.59%) Streaming Video
11 14 (20.59%) Firmware
11 14 (20.59%) OpenGL
11 14 (20.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 14 (20.59%) Embedded Linux
11 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.59%) Direct3D
12 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
12 13 (19.12%) HTML
12 13 (19.12%) OO
12 13 (19.12%) Python
13 12 (17.65%) Perl
13 12 (17.65%) CSS
13 12 (17.65%) Web Services

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (10.29%) Node.js
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.35%) Lync
3 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.94%) Moodle
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon S3
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (10.29%) ElastiCache
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.47%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Network Security
2 8 (11.76%) VoIP
3 7 (10.29%) WAN
3 7 (10.29%) LAN
3 7 (10.29%) Wireless
4 5 (7.35%) Broadband
5 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) VPN
5 4 (5.88%) IPv6
5 4 (5.88%) SAN
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.47%) Internet
7 1 (1.47%) HTTP
7 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) MySQL
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) WinDbg
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.94%) PeopleTools
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Mockito
4 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (11.76%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) PHP Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Junior Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Junior
5 6 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) jQuery
3 14 (20.59%) Direct3D
3 14 (20.59%) OpenGL
4 13 (19.12%) HTML
5 12 (17.65%) CSS
5 12 (17.65%) Web Services
6 9 (13.24%) WF
7 7 (10.29%) Middleware
8 5 (7.35%) RESTful
9 4 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (4.41%) XML
10 3 (4.41%) HTML5
11 2 (2.94%) CSS3
11 2 (2.94%) Qt
11 2 (2.94%) JSON
12 1 (1.47%) WCF
12 1 (1.47%) WPF
12 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.47%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Firmware
1 14 (20.59%) Device Driver
1 14 (20.59%) 3D Graphics
1 14 (20.59%) Streaming Video
1 14 (20.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
3 9 (13.24%) MPEG
4 8 (11.76%) NHS
4 8 (11.76%) BBC
5 7 (10.29%) Social Media
6 5 (7.35%) DataPower
7 3 (4.41%) Open Source
7 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.94%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.94%) Clustering
8 2 (2.94%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.47%) CCTV
9 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (16.18%) Android
4 9 (13.24%) Mac OS
5 8 (11.76%) UNIX
6 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.35%) AIX
8 3 (4.41%) Solaris
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Software Engineering
2 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.12%) OO
4 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
5 9 (13.24%) ITIL
6 8 (11.76%) Online Marketing
6 8 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.29%) SEO
8 5 (7.35%) Service Management
8 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.41%) ETL
10 2 (2.94%) OOP
10 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.94%) OOD
10 2 (2.94%) MVC
10 2 (2.94%) Change Control
10 2 (2.94%) Android Development
10 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) C#
2 24 (35.29%) C
3 21 (30.88%) PHP
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (29.41%) C++
5 17 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 15 (22.06%) SQL
7 13 (19.12%) Python
8 12 (17.65%) Perl
8 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
9 10 (14.71%) Ruby
10 9 (13.24%) Groovy
10 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
11 8 (11.76%) Assembly Language
12 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
13 3 (4.41%) PHP5
14 2 (2.94%) VB6
14 2 (2.94%) VB
14 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
14 2 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) OCP
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) JTAG
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.41%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Brocade
6 1 (1.47%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.47%) Nokia
6 1 (1.47%) Lotus
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 55000 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago