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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.45% 5.98% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.47% 25.81% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 19
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
106 124 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.41% 23.18% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 110 71
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 18 £35,000 +1.44% 3
Chesterfield +16 3 £39,000 +16.41%
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (82.35%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) C++
3 14 (27.45%) UML
3 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 13 (25.49%) VB
5 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
6 11 (21.57%) Simulink
6 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
6 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
6 11 (21.57%) TargetLink
7 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
7 10 (19.61%) SAN
8 9 (17.65%) C
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (13.73%) C#
10 7 (13.73%) UNIX
10 7 (13.73%) Cisco
10 7 (13.73%) Network Security
10 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.76%) Degree
11 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.76%) Firewall
11 6 (11.76%) VPN
11 6 (11.76%) LAN
11 6 (11.76%) Java
11 6 (11.76%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Simulink
1 11 (21.57%) TargetLink
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) SAN
2 7 (13.73%) Network Security
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
3 6 (11.76%) LAN
4 5 (9.80%) WAN
4 5 (9.80%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) NAS
6 3 (5.88%) IPv6
6 3 (5.88%) DHCP
6 3 (5.88%) Wireless
6 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.92%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.92%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.96%) AccuRev
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Electronics
3 4 (7.84%) Automotive
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Software Engineer
1 14 (27.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 2 (3.92%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) J2EE
2 3 (5.88%) REST
3 2 (3.92%) WinForms
3 2 (3.92%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (3.92%) WCF
3 2 (3.92%) WPF
3 2 (3.92%) WF
3 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.92%) RESTful
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.92%) Middleware
3 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) XSD
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
4 1 (1.96%) STL
4 1 (1.96%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) EPoS
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) MPEG
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) CCTV
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Android
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
7 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.96%) AIX
9 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) UML
1 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
2 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
3 5 (9.80%) Scrum
3 5 (9.80%) Information Security
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) V-Model
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps
6 2 (3.92%) Line Management
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Data Management
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) ISMS
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) C++
2 13 (25.49%) VB
3 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
4 10 (19.61%) SQL
5 9 (17.65%) C
6 7 (13.73%) C#
7 6 (11.76%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.84%) Python
9 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (5.88%) PHP
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 3 (5.88%) Groovy
9 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.92%) VB6
10 2 (3.92%) XPath
10 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) OCP
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) JTAG
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) FISMA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) NFS
5 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) XenServer
5 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) SCOM
1 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) VMware
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (3.92%) Websense
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) Avaya
7 2 (3.92%) EMC
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) CommVault
8 1 (1.96%) Zend
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