The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 362 273 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.38% 8.57% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.85% 34.38% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 256 238 202
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
865 794 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.19% 24.94% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 641 688 811
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the East Midlands region.

Linux Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Linux
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Linux
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Northamptonshire +13 132 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Nottinghamshire -1 108 £35,000 - 26
Leicestershire +18 71 £37,500 -9.63% 5
Derbyshire +9 43 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Lincolnshire -1 5 £35,000 - 9
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 284 (40.51%) Windows
2 224 (31.95%) Java
2 224 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (30.39%) MySQL
4 190 (27.10%) SQL
5 166 (23.68%) Apache
6 138 (19.69%) Software Engineering
7 135 (19.26%) Unix
8 132 (18.83%) Microsoft
8 132 (18.83%) Windows Server
9 130 (18.54%) JavaScript
10 123 (17.55%) DevOps
11 120 (17.12%) Oracle
12 108 (15.41%) SAN
13 101 (14.41%) Red Hat
13 101 (14.41%) SQL Server
14 99 (14.12%) PHP
15 92 (13.12%) Degree
16 90 (12.84%) Firewall
16 90 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
17 89 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 86 (12.27%) HTML
18 86 (12.27%) Cisco
19 84 (11.98%) Data Centre
20 83 (11.84%) E-Commerce
21 82 (11.70%) Computer Science
22 81 (11.55%) VMware
23 80 (11.41%) Tomcat
24 72 (10.27%) CSS
25 71 (10.13%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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
1 166 (23.68%) Apache
2 80 (11.41%) Tomcat
3 51 (7.28%) Apache Solr
4 29 (4.14%) OpenStack
5 25 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 21 (3.00%) WordPress
7 20 (2.85%) Liferay
8 16 (2.28%) Node.js
9 15 (2.14%) SilverStripe
10 14 (2.00%) CMS
11 12 (1.71%) Skype for Business
12 11 (1.57%) IIS
13 10 (1.43%) JBoss
14 8 (1.14%) Drupal
14 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.00%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.00%) MS Office
3 12 (1.71%) Simulink
3 12 (1.71%) TargetLink
4 8 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (4.99%) Magento
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.29%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.29%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 58 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.85%) Google Apps
3 25 (3.57%) GitHub
4 24 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.85%) Office 365
5 13 (1.85%) SaaS
6 8 (1.14%) Sage Pay
7 6 (0.86%) IBM PureFlex
8 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.57%) IaaS
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.29%) Yammer
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 108 (15.41%) SAN
2 90 (12.84%) Firewall
3 71 (10.13%) DNS
4 69 (9.84%) LAN
5 63 (8.99%) WAN
6 48 (6.85%) TCP/IP
7 26 (3.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (3.00%) SSL
9 11 (1.57%) HTTP
10 10 (1.43%) VoIP
11 9 (1.28%) VPN
12 8 (1.14%) Internet
13 6 (0.86%) DHCP
13 6 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.86%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.86%) Wireless
14 5 (0.71%) NAS
15 3 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (30.39%) MySQL
2 101 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 31 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.71%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (1.71%) DB2
9 12 (1.71%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (1.43%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (1.28%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.14%) Neo4j
14 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (8.56%) Jenkins
2 57 (8.13%) Git (software)
3 38 (5.42%) Vagrant
4 36 (5.14%) Subversion
5 27 (3.85%) Artifactory
5 27 (3.85%) GitLab
6 19 (2.71%) JUnit
7 16 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (1.85%) PHPUnit
10 9 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 9 (1.28%) JIRA
11 8 (1.14%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.86%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.86%) GDB
12 6 (0.86%) Ranorex
13 5 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.57%) JDeveloper
14 4 (0.57%) Redmine
General
1 56 (7.99%) Finance
2 36 (5.14%) Retail
3 21 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.57%) Automotive
6 17 (2.43%) Marketing
7 14 (2.00%) Electronics
8 6 (0.86%) French Language
8 6 (0.86%) German Language
9 5 (0.71%) Back Office
10 4 (0.57%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
11 2 (0.29%) Local Government
11 2 (0.29%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (28.96%) Developer
2 102 (14.55%) Analyst
3 81 (11.55%) PHP Developer
4 58 (8.27%) Support Analyst
5 50 (7.13%) Java Developer
6 48 (6.85%) Architect
6 48 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (6.42%) Administrator
7 45 (6.42%) Senior Developer
8 43 (6.13%) DBA
9 42 (5.99%) Software Engineer
10 31 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
10 31 (4.42%) Linux Support
11 29 (4.14%) Senior PHP Developer
11 29 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
12 27 (3.85%) Server Analyst
13 26 (3.71%) Designer
14 25 (3.57%) Software Developer
15 23 (3.28%) Embedded Engineer
16 22 (3.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (12.27%) HTML
2 72 (10.27%) CSS
3 69 (9.84%) Web Services
4 65 (9.27%) J2EE
5 58 (8.27%) jQuery
6 56 (7.99%) XML
7 48 (6.85%) Spring
8 46 (6.56%) Symfony
9 45 (6.42%) HTML5
9 45 (6.42%) LAMP
10 36 (5.14%) CSS3
11 35 (4.99%) Middleware
12 30 (4.28%) AngularJS
13 29 (4.14%) SOAP
14 28 (3.99%) REST
15 25 (3.57%) .NET
16 23 (3.28%) Laravel
16 23 (3.28%) Spring MVC
17 22 (3.14%) Java EE
17 22 (3.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (11.98%) Data Centre
3 82 (11.70%) Computer Science
4 57 (8.13%) Replication
5 40 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.28%) Clustering
9 8 (1.14%) VHDL
10 7 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (1.00%) Tandem
11 6 (0.86%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.86%) IVR
12 5 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (0.71%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.71%) Wiki
13 4 (0.57%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.57%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 284 (40.51%) Windows
2 135 (19.26%) Unix
3 132 (18.83%) Windows Server
4 89 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (9.84%) Ubuntu
6 67 (9.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (3.85%) Android
9 18 (2.57%) Data ONTAP
10 17 (2.43%) Solaris
11 16 (2.28%) Apple iOS
12 15 (2.14%) CentOS
13 11 (1.57%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.57%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.43%) Windows 7
14 10 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (1.28%) SUSE
16 7 (1.00%) Debian
17 5 (0.71%) AIX
18 4 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (19.69%) Software Engineering
3 123 (17.55%) DevOps
4 83 (11.84%) E-Commerce
5 69 (9.84%) ITIL
6 67 (9.56%) Incident Management
7 66 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (9.27%) Problem Management
9 60 (8.56%) Scrum
10 57 (8.13%) OO
11 50 (7.13%) Configuration Management
12 49 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
12 49 (6.99%) Mentoring
13 48 (6.85%) Open Source
14 47 (6.70%) Performance Analysis
14 47 (6.70%) Web Development
15 46 (6.56%) Release Management
16 37 (5.28%) MVC
17 35 (4.99%) High Availability
18 33 (4.71%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 224 (31.95%) Java
2 190 (27.10%) SQL
3 130 (18.54%) JavaScript
4 99 (14.12%) PHP
5 63 (8.99%) Python
6 60 (8.56%) C++
7 53 (7.56%) PowerShell
8 47 (6.70%) C
9 37 (5.28%) C#
9 37 (5.28%) Shell Script
10 33 (4.71%) Bash Shell
11 29 (4.14%) PL/SQL
12 24 (3.42%) MATLAB
13 19 (2.71%) Perl
14 15 (2.14%) VB
15 14 (2.00%) Ruby
16 10 (1.43%) AWK
17 9 (1.28%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.00%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.86%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 92 (13.12%) Degree
2 26 (3.71%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (3.57%) CCNA
4 18 (2.57%) Sun Certification
5 10 (1.43%) ISEB
5 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.14%) MCSE
7 7 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.86%) MCP
9 5 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.57%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.43%) HNC
11 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.29%) CEH
12 2 (0.29%) MCSA
12 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.99%) SLA
2 5 (0.71%) QA
3 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (9.13%) Hyper-V
1 64 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (7.85%) Active Directory
3 39 (5.56%) XenServer
4 32 (4.56%) vSphere
5 18 (2.57%) XenApp
6 9 (1.28%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.14%) Firmware
8 7 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.86%) NFS
10 5 (0.71%) Docker
10 5 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.14%) KVM
12 1 (0.14%) pfSense
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (8.13%) Ansible
2 41 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (4.71%) Puppet
4 27 (3.85%) Terraform
5 9 (1.28%) Nagios
5 9 (1.28%) ZABBIX
6 7 (1.00%) Graphite
6 7 (1.00%) Graylog
6 7 (1.00%) Kibana
6 7 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.00%) Rundeck
7 6 (0.86%) SCCM
7 6 (0.86%) SCOM
7 6 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.71%) Plesk
8 5 (0.71%) Salt
9 4 (0.57%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 132 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 120 (17.12%) Oracle
3 101 (14.41%) Red Hat
4 86 (12.27%) Cisco
5 81 (11.55%) VMware
6 66 (9.42%) Citrix
6 66 (9.42%) HP
7 54 (7.70%) IBM
8 40 (5.71%) hybris
9 36 (5.14%) Google
9 36 (5.14%) NetApp
10 26 (3.71%) Sun
10 26 (3.71%) Zend
11 20 (2.85%) SolarWinds
12 19 (2.71%) Sybase
13 14 (2.00%) WSO2
14 10 (1.43%) Splunk
14 10 (1.43%) TIBCO
15 9 (1.28%) Dell
15 9 (1.28%) Informatica
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ excellent+bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Possible bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 Days holiday, shares, private hea
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Elevate Recruitment & Training
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago