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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 28 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.97% 5.00% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.38% 26.97% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 17
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,950 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 89 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 17.36% 18.54% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 79
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 24 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Chesterfield +1 5 £39,000 - 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) C++
3 18 (33.33%) UML
3 18 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (29.63%) VB
5 15 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 14 (25.93%) MATLAB
6 14 (25.93%) Simulink
6 14 (25.93%) TargetLink
7 12 (22.22%) C
8 10 (18.52%) VMware
8 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.52%) UNIX
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.81%) VPN
10 8 (14.81%) SQL
10 8 (14.81%) SAN
10 8 (14.81%) Firewall
10 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (12.96%) Electronics
11 7 (12.96%) C#
11 7 (12.96%) Java
11 7 (12.96%) DNS
11 7 (12.96%) Automotive
11 7 (12.96%) Network Security
12 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (11.11%) .NET
12 6 (11.11%) IIS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) SAS
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Drupal
6 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Lync
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Simulink
1 14 (25.93%) TargetLink
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) VPN
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
1 8 (14.81%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) Network Security
2 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) NAS
4 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) Wireless
4 3 (5.56%) IPsec
5 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
5 2 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) WinDbg
1 3 (5.56%) GDB
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) AccuRev
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 15 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.96%) Electronics
2 7 (12.96%) Automotive
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) IT Support
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) Direct3D
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.56%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) JSP
4 2 (3.70%) REST
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) XSD
5 1 (1.85%) XSLT
5 1 (1.85%) COM+
5 1 (1.85%) DCOM
5 1 (1.85%) CSS3
5 1 (1.85%) Laravel
5 1 (1.85%) STL
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (5.56%) PKI
2 3 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.56%) EPoS
2 3 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (5.56%) Streaming Video
2 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) RMADS
3 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) MPEG
4 1 (1.85%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.26%) Solaris
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) UML
1 18 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.26%) Scrum
3 5 (9.26%) Information Security
4 4 (7.41%) SDLC
5 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (5.56%) RUP
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Security
5 3 (5.56%) V-Model
5 3 (5.56%) Security Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 3 (5.56%) SIEM
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) C++
2 16 (29.63%) VB
3 14 (25.93%) MATLAB
4 12 (22.22%) C
5 8 (14.81%) SQL
6 7 (12.96%) C#
6 7 (12.96%) Java
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.56%) Assembly Language
9 3 (5.56%) PHP
10 2 (3.70%) VB6
10 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.70%) Python
11 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.85%) Ruby
11 1 (1.85%) XPath
11 1 (1.85%) Groovy
11 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) CISM
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
1 3 (5.56%) FISMA
2 2 (3.70%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) Firmware
3 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.70%) NFS
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) XenServer
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
1 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) VMware
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.41%) IBM
5 3 (5.56%) EMC
5 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (5.56%) NetApp
5 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.56%) F5
5 3 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) CommVault
7 1 (1.85%) Sun
7 1 (1.85%) Zend
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hope Valley, Derbyshire
Dental IT Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum terms and benefits are negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago