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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 27 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 37 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.47% 6.65% 4.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.58% 34.69% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,700 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
104 98 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.18% 19.18% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 88
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 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 29 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 -6 20 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Chesterfield +9 15 £38,250 - 6
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 43 (70.49%) Windows
2 16 (26.23%) UML
2 16 (26.23%) C++
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 15 (24.59%) VB
4 14 (22.95%) UNIX
4 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
5 13 (21.31%) Firewall
5 13 (21.31%) MATLAB
5 13 (21.31%) Simulink
5 13 (21.31%) VPN
5 13 (21.31%) TargetLink
6 11 (18.03%) DNS
6 11 (18.03%) C
7 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
7 10 (16.39%) Network Security
8 9 (14.75%) VMware
8 9 (14.75%) Information Security
8 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.75%) Solaris
8 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
8 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (13.11%) SQL
9 8 (13.11%) Electronics
9 8 (13.11%) Automotive
10 7 (11.48%) IPsec
10 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (11.48%) Internet
10 7 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.84%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) SAS
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Drupal
6 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.64%) nginx
6 1 (1.64%) Lync
6 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Simulink
1 13 (21.31%) TargetLink
2 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) VPN
1 13 (21.31%) Firewall
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 10 (16.39%) Network Security
4 7 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (11.48%) Internet
4 7 (11.48%) IPsec
5 6 (9.84%) SAN
6 4 (6.56%) LAN
7 3 (4.92%) WAN
7 3 (4.92%) DHCP
7 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.92%) Wireless
7 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.28%) NAS
8 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.28%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) DB2
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) WinDbg
1 3 (4.92%) GDB
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.11%) Electronics
2 8 (13.11%) Automotive
3 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Junior
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) J2EE
3 3 (4.92%) Direct3D
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.92%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.28%) Middleware
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) JSP
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.64%) COM+
5 1 (1.64%) DCOM
5 1 (1.64%) Ajax
5 1 (1.64%) Java SE
5 1 (1.64%) Java EE
5 1 (1.64%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) Symfony
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) PKI
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.92%) EPoS
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.92%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.92%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (4.92%) Streaming Video
4 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) RMADS
5 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) CCTV
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) UNIX
3 9 (14.75%) Solaris
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.92%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) VyOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) UML
1 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.75%) Information Security
2 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Security
4 6 (9.84%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Scrum
5 4 (6.56%) Security Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) SIEM
5 4 (6.56%) Software Deployment
5 4 (6.56%) SDLC
6 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.92%) V-Model
6 3 (4.92%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (4.92%) RUP
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Data Management
7 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) C++
2 15 (24.59%) VB
3 13 (21.31%) MATLAB
4 11 (18.03%) C
5 8 (13.11%) SQL
6 6 (9.84%) Java
7 5 (8.20%) C#
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) PHP
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.92%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.28%) VB6
10 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.28%) CISM
5 2 (3.28%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) FISMA
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.92%) vSphere
3 3 (4.92%) Firmware
3 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.28%) NFS
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenServer
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
1 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
2 1 (1.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (14.75%) VMware
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.20%) Cisco
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.92%) F5
4 3 (4.92%) EMC
4 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.92%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) NetApp
5 2 (3.28%) Dell
5 2 (3.28%) McAfee
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Avaya
6 1 (1.64%) CommVault
6 1 (1.64%) Sun
6 1 (1.64%) Zend
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent benefits on top
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Great Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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