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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 36 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.62% 4.85% 7.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.75% 22.22% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 27
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £23,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £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
80 99 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.56% 21.81% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 82 120
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,400 £57,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +4 19 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Chesterfield +1 1 - -
Matlock - 1 £34,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) C
2 30 (56.60%) C#
3 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
4 27 (50.94%) C++
5 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
7 19 (35.85%) .NET
8 17 (32.08%) Embedded C
9 16 (30.19%) Multithreading
10 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 15 (28.30%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (28.30%) Direct3D
10 15 (28.30%) Device Driver
10 15 (28.30%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (28.30%) Streaming Video
10 15 (28.30%) OpenGL
10 15 (28.30%) Firmware
11 14 (26.42%) Visualisation
12 13 (24.53%) Python
13 11 (20.75%) HTML
13 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
13 11 (20.75%) VMware
13 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
13 11 (20.75%) Android
14 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Network Security
14 10 (18.87%) SQL
15 9 (16.98%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.43%) Lync
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Moodle
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Network Security
2 8 (15.09%) VoIP
3 7 (13.21%) Wireless
3 7 (13.21%) WAN
3 7 (13.21%) LAN
4 5 (9.43%) Broadband
5 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) IPv6
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) ISDN
7 1 (1.89%) IPv4
7 1 (1.89%) DNS
7 1 (1.89%) SSH
7 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.77%) PeopleTools
4 1 (1.89%) JUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.89%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.77%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Software Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft Developer
10 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) Direct3D
2 15 (28.30%) OpenGL
3 11 (20.75%) HTML
4 7 (13.21%) Middleware
4 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 7 (13.21%) XML
4 7 (13.21%) RESTful
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Remoting
5 6 (11.32%) WCF
5 6 (11.32%) WPF
5 6 (11.32%) WF
5 6 (11.32%) Silverlight
5 6 (11.32%) REST
5 6 (11.32%) XSD
5 6 (11.32%) WinForms
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) Ajax
7 3 (5.66%) jQuery
7 3 (5.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 15 (28.30%) Device Driver
1 15 (28.30%) 3D Graphics
1 15 (28.30%) Streaming Video
2 14 (26.42%) Visualisation
3 9 (16.98%) MPEG
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.43%) DataPower
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Learning Management System
5 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 2 (3.77%) E-Learning
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) CCTV
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (20.75%) Android
4 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
5 7 (13.21%) UNIX
6 5 (9.43%) AIX
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
10 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Multithreading
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 6 (11.32%) Workflow
6 5 (9.43%) Service Management
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.55%) OO
8 3 (5.66%) OOP
9 2 (3.77%) Android Development
9 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.77%) Coaching
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) Change Control
9 2 (3.77%) Requirements Management
9 2 (3.77%) MVC
9 2 (3.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) C
1 30 (56.60%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) C++
3 17 (32.08%) Embedded C
4 13 (24.53%) Python
5 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
6 10 (18.87%) SQL
7 9 (16.98%) Perl
7 9 (16.98%) Embedded C++
7 9 (16.98%) Groovy
7 9 (16.98%) Ruby
8 8 (15.09%) Assembly Language
9 6 (11.32%) XPath
9 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
10 5 (9.43%) PHP
11 3 (5.66%) PHP5
12 2 (3.77%) PeopleCode
12 2 (3.77%) SQR
12 2 (3.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.77%) OCP
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Firmware
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) VMware
3 7 (13.21%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Nokia
5 1 (1.89%) Brocade
5 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
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