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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 36 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.66% 6.56% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.88% 25.35% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 10
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
96 142 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.29% 25.87% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 116 69
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +10 14 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Chesterfield +20 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) C++
3 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
4 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 14 (27.45%) HTML
5 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 14 (27.45%) UML
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) C
6 13 (25.49%) C#
6 13 (25.49%) XML
7 12 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 12 (23.53%) VB
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
8 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
8 11 (21.57%) Simulink
8 11 (21.57%) TargetLink
9 10 (19.61%) Python
10 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) Scrum
10 9 (17.65%) REST
10 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
10 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.69%) Network Security
11 8 (15.69%) XPath
11 8 (15.69%) .NET Remoting
11 8 (15.69%) WCF
11 8 (15.69%) WPF
11 8 (15.69%) WF

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (11.76%) nginx
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Simulink
1 11 (21.57%) TargetLink
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (9.80%) Fireworks
2 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) MS Office
4 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Network Security
2 7 (13.73%) SAN
3 5 (9.80%) SSH
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 4 (7.84%) NAS
4 4 (7.84%) IPv6
5 3 (5.88%) VoIP
5 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.92%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.92%) Firewall
6 2 (3.92%) Wireless
6 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.92%) SNMP
6 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.92%) ISDN
6 2 (3.92%) SSL
6 2 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Aptana Studio
2 3 (5.88%) AccuRev
2 3 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) PeopleTools
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.80%) Automotive
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.92%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Software Engineer
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C++ Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior C++ Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) XML
3 9 (17.65%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) REST
4 8 (15.69%) RESTful
4 8 (15.69%) WCF
4 8 (15.69%) WPF
4 8 (15.69%) WF
4 8 (15.69%) Silverlight
4 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 8 (15.69%) XSD
4 8 (15.69%) WinForms
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Remoting
5 6 (11.76%) CSS
5 6 (11.76%) jQuery
6 5 (9.80%) OAuth
6 5 (9.80%) JSON
6 5 (9.80%) CakePHP
6 5 (9.80%) Ajax
6 5 (9.80%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) MPEG
2 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 47 (92.16%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Android
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
2 14 (27.45%) UML
3 12 (23.53%) Multithreading
4 9 (17.65%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Workflow
6 7 (13.73%) OO
7 6 (11.76%) OOP
7 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL
9 3 (5.88%) Code Coverage
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.88%) Requirements Management
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (3.92%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) C++
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) C
3 13 (25.49%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) VB
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
6 10 (19.61%) Python
7 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 8 (15.69%) XPath
8 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
9 6 (11.76%) PHP
10 5 (9.80%) PHP5
11 4 (7.84%) Groovy
11 4 (7.84%) Ruby
11 4 (7.84%) Perl
11 4 (7.84%) Delphi
11 4 (7.84%) Embedded C
11 4 (7.84%) Embedded C++
12 3 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 2 (3.92%) HND
4 2 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) OCP
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) JTAG
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) NFS
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) XenApp
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.88%) Intel
5 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 2 (3.92%) NetApp
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec
6 2 (3.92%) Websense
7 1 (1.96%) Borland
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) CommVault
7 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.96%) HP
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