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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.40% 4.94% 8.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.87% 21.84% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 30
Average salary £39,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £23,000 £28,950
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
91 87 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.09% 22.60% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 130
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +2 21 £39,000 +12.23% 1
Chesterfield +2 4 - -
Matlock - 1 £34,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 26 (52.00%) C
3 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.00%) C++
6 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.00%) Embedded C
8 15 (30.00%) Firmware
8 15 (30.00%) .NET
8 15 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 15 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
8 15 (30.00%) OpenGL
8 15 (30.00%) Device Driver
8 15 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
8 15 (30.00%) Streaming Video
8 15 (30.00%) Direct3D
9 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
10 12 (24.00%) Multithreading
10 12 (24.00%) Python
11 11 (22.00%) VMware
11 11 (22.00%) Android
12 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (18.00%) JTAG
13 9 (18.00%) Network Security
13 9 (18.00%) Groovy
13 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
13 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
13 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
13 9 (18.00%) Ruby

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (10.00%) Lync
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Moodle
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Network Security
2 7 (14.00%) LAN
2 7 (14.00%) VoIP
2 7 (14.00%) WAN
2 7 (14.00%) Wireless
3 5 (10.00%) Broadband
4 4 (8.00%) IPv6
4 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.00%) VPN
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.00%) IPv4
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) WinDbg
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) PeopleTools
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Mockito
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Junior
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
1 15 (30.00%) OpenGL
1 15 (30.00%) Direct3D
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
3 7 (14.00%) Middleware
3 7 (14.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) WF
4 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) RESTful
5 4 (8.00%) XML
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) REST
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) Qt
7 2 (4.00%) XSD
7 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (4.00%) JSON
7 2 (4.00%) WCF
7 2 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Firmware
1 15 (30.00%) Device Driver
1 15 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
1 15 (30.00%) Streaming Video
1 15 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (18.00%) MPEG
4 5 (10.00%) DataPower
5 3 (6.00%) NHS
5 3 (6.00%) BBC
6 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.00%) Learning Management System
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.00%) CCTV
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Android
4 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
5 7 (14.00%) UNIX
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) AIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (18.00%) ITIL
5 6 (12.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Service Management
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.00%) Online Marketing
7 3 (6.00%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.00%) Coaching
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
8 2 (4.00%) Android Development
8 2 (4.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.00%) MVC
8 2 (4.00%) Workflow
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) OOD
8 2 (4.00%) ETL
8 2 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) C
3 21 (42.00%) C++
4 17 (34.00%) Embedded C
5 12 (24.00%) Python
6 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (18.00%) Groovy
7 9 (18.00%) Embedded C++
7 9 (18.00%) Ruby
7 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (18.00%) Perl
8 8 (16.00%) SQL
8 8 (16.00%) Assembly Language
9 7 (14.00%) PHP
10 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.00%) Java
11 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (4.00%) PeopleCode
11 2 (4.00%) SQR
11 2 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.00%) OCP
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Nokia
5 1 (2.00%) Brocade
5 1 (2.00%) AccuRev
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