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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 53 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.43% 7.38% 3.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.77% 34.31% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 13
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +41.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
130 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.67% 21.52% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 90 82 80
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,075 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Chesterfield +19 35 £32,500 - 1
Derby -8 15 £38,750 -0.64% 5
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 33 (41.25%) UNIX
3 20 (25.00%) ITIL
4 17 (21.25%) Software Engineering
5 16 (20.00%) UML
5 16 (20.00%) C++
6 15 (18.75%) VPN
6 15 (18.75%) Firewall
7 14 (17.50%) VB
8 13 (16.25%) C
8 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.00%) DB2
9 12 (15.00%) Solaris
9 12 (15.00%) DNS
9 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
9 12 (15.00%) Simulink
9 12 (15.00%) Network Security
9 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 12 (15.00%) TargetLink
10 11 (13.75%) VMware
10 11 (13.75%) Electronics
10 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
10 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 10 (12.50%) SQL
12 9 (11.25%) Degree
12 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
12 9 (11.25%) DV Cleared
12 9 (11.25%) Computer Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.50%) IIS
3 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) SAS
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Simulink
1 12 (15.00%) TargetLink
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) VPN
1 15 (18.75%) Firewall
2 12 (15.00%) Network Security
2 12 (15.00%) DNS
3 9 (11.25%) IPsec
3 9 (11.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (11.25%) Internet
4 7 (8.75%) SAN
5 4 (5.00%) NAS
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.50%) DHCP
7 2 (2.50%) LDAP
7 2 (2.50%) LAN
7 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.25%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.25%) Softswitch
8 1 (1.25%) Wireless
8 1 (1.25%) PBX
8 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) DB2
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.50%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) WinDbg
1 3 (3.75%) GDB
2 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.75%) Electronics
1 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.25%) Automotive
3 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Software Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) DBA
3 12 (15.00%) Administrator
3 12 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Junior
5 10 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Junior DBA
5 10 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) DB2 DBA
6 9 (11.25%) Security Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.75%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Junior Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (5.00%) J2EE
2 4 (5.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (3.75%) Direct3D
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
4 2 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (1.25%) Flash
5 1 (1.25%) COM+
5 1 (1.25%) DCOM
5 1 (1.25%) CSS
5 1 (1.25%) Ajax
5 1 (1.25%) Java SE
5 1 (1.25%) Java EE
5 1 (1.25%) JSON
5 1 (1.25%) Symfony
5 1 (1.25%) HTML5
5 1 (1.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.25%) PKI
3 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.25%) Clustering
5 3 (3.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.75%) EPoS
5 3 (3.75%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.75%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (3.75%) Streaming Video
5 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.50%) RMADS
7 1 (1.25%) CCTV
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (63.75%) Windows
2 33 (41.25%) UNIX
3 12 (15.00%) Solaris
4 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.75%) CentOS
8 3 (3.75%) VyOS
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.25%) Android
10 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (21.25%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.00%) UML
4 9 (11.25%) Information Security
4 9 (11.25%) Computer Security
5 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.50%) Security Architecture
6 6 (7.50%) Software Deployment
6 6 (7.50%) SIEM
7 4 (5.00%) SDLC
8 3 (3.75%) Scrum
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.75%) Business Analytics
8 3 (3.75%) Functional Programming
8 3 (3.75%) Analytics
8 3 (3.75%) Data Transformation
8 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.75%) V-Model
8 3 (3.75%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (3.75%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) C++
2 14 (17.50%) VB
3 13 (16.25%) C
4 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
5 10 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (7.50%) Java
6 6 (7.50%) C#
7 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) VB6
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Delphi
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.25%) PeopleCode
10 1 (1.25%) SQR
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.50%) MCSE
4 2 (2.50%) CISSP
4 2 (2.50%) CISM
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.25%) MCITP
5 1 (1.25%) OCP
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) FISMA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) Firmware
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.75%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.25%) WSUS
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) VMware
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 6 (7.50%) ArcSight
5 4 (5.00%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) EMC
6 3 (3.75%) Informatica
6 3 (3.75%) NetApp
6 3 (3.75%) Siebel
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco
6 3 (3.75%) Vyatta
6 3 (3.75%) Acronis
7 2 (2.50%) Nimsoft
7 2 (2.50%) McAfee
7 2 (2.50%) HP
7 2 (2.50%) Avaya
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Borland
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
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