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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / East Midlands
Rank 23 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 225 333 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.73% 10.37% 9.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.95% 40.36% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 145 238 246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
609 825 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.94% 25.70% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 476 624 674
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 85 £41,250 +17.85% 13
Northamptonshire -15 58 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Derbyshire +9 32 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Leicestershire -19 32 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Lincolnshire +7 18 £32,750 -6.42% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Linux.

1 167 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (31.63%) MySQL
3 144 (29.39%) JavaScript
3 144 (29.39%) Windows
4 127 (25.92%) Unix
5 118 (24.08%) Git (software)
6 104 (21.22%) VMware
7 99 (20.20%) PHP
8 89 (18.16%) SQL
9 88 (17.96%) Software Engineering
9 88 (17.96%) DevOps
10 87 (17.76%) Java
10 87 (17.76%) Finance
11 86 (17.55%) HTML
12 80 (16.33%) Scrum
12 80 (16.33%) TDD
13 79 (16.12%) CSS
14 78 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (15.51%) Active Directory
16 75 (15.31%) Red Hat
16 75 (15.31%) C++
17 72 (14.69%) Python
18 71 (14.49%) Microsoft
19 69 (14.08%) Web Services
20 68 (13.88%) LAMP
21 67 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
21 67 (13.67%) Jenkins
22 63 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
23 62 (12.65%) Continuous Improvement
24 59 (12.04%) HTML5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (11.02%) Apache
2 32 (6.53%) IIS
3 24 (4.90%) JBoss
4 17 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.86%) WebLogic
7 13 (2.65%) nginx
8 12 (2.45%) NetWeaver
9 11 (2.24%) OpenStack
9 11 (2.24%) WordPress
10 8 (1.63%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.43%) ArcGIS
12 6 (1.22%) CMS
12 6 (1.22%) Oracle UPK
13 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.82%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.41%) ExpressionEngine
15 2 (0.41%) Jadu
Applications
1 46 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.02%) Simulink
3 4 (0.82%) OrCAD
3 4 (0.82%) S-PLUS
4 3 (0.61%) MS Office
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.02%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.41%) Magento
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.20%) assyst
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.45%) Office 365
4 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.02%) G Suite
6 3 (0.61%) GitHub
6 3 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.61%) IaaS
7 2 (0.41%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.41%) Slack
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.98%) Firewall
2 39 (7.96%) LAN
2 39 (7.96%) TCP/IP
3 37 (7.55%) DNS
4 36 (7.35%) WAN
5 30 (6.12%) Internet
6 25 (5.10%) SAN
7 22 (4.49%) SSL
8 16 (3.27%) DHCP
9 14 (2.86%) Network Security
9 14 (2.86%) Wireless
10 13 (2.65%) IPv6
11 10 (2.04%) VoIP
12 8 (1.63%) HTTP
13 5 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.02%) Extranet
13 5 (1.02%) Intranet
13 5 (1.02%) Skype
13 5 (1.02%) SNMP
14 4 (0.82%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (31.63%) MySQL
2 44 (8.98%) MongoDB
3 39 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 26 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.49%) SAP HANA
6 19 (3.88%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.06%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.45%) SAP BW
9 10 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.02%) DB2
12 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.41%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 118 (24.08%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.67%) Jenkins
3 36 (7.35%) JUnit
4 33 (6.73%) PHPUnit
5 30 (6.12%) Artifactory
5 30 (6.12%) JIRA
6 29 (5.92%) Cucumber
7 28 (5.71%) Gradle
7 28 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 25 (5.10%) Redmine
9 22 (4.49%) GitLab
10 10 (2.04%) Maven
10 10 (2.04%) Subversion
11 8 (1.63%) Selenium
12 7 (1.43%) MSBuild
13 6 (1.22%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.82%) Log4j
16 3 (0.61%) PVCS
General
1 87 (17.76%) Finance
2 46 (9.39%) Retail
3 27 (5.51%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 21 (4.29%) Electronics
6 18 (3.67%) Publishing
7 7 (1.43%) Front Office
7 7 (1.43%) Marketing
8 6 (1.22%) Automotive
9 5 (1.02%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
10 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.41%) Banking
11 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 2 (0.41%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (27.35%) Developer
2 67 (13.67%) PHP Developer
3 62 (12.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 59 (12.04%) Senior Developer
5 54 (11.02%) Software Engineer
6 53 (10.82%) Linux Engineer
7 36 (7.35%) Administrator
8 34 (6.94%) Architect
8 34 (6.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 34 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (6.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 30 (6.12%) Consultant
11 29 (5.92%) Junior
12 28 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
12 28 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
13 27 (5.51%) Embedded Engineer
13 27 (5.51%) Java Developer
13 27 (5.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 26 (5.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 26 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.55%) HTML
2 79 (16.12%) CSS
3 69 (14.08%) Web Services
4 68 (13.88%) LAMP
5 59 (12.04%) HTML5
6 52 (10.61%) J2EE
7 47 (9.59%) Spring
8 44 (8.98%) Ajax
8 44 (8.98%) jQuery
8 44 (8.98%) Symfony
9 43 (8.78%) Spring MVC
10 33 (6.73%) AngularJS
11 32 (6.53%) JMS
12 31 (6.33%) RESTful
13 29 (5.92%) JSON
13 29 (5.92%) REST
13 29 (5.92%) XML
14 28 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
15 23 (4.69%) SOAP
16 20 (4.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.78%) Computer Science
1 43 (8.78%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 20 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.67%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.67%) CMDB
6 14 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.45%) Physics
8 9 (1.84%) RIA
9 8 (1.63%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.43%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.43%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.43%) Verilog
10 7 (1.43%) VHDL
11 5 (1.02%) IBM XIV
11 5 (1.02%) Informatics
12 4 (0.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 144 (29.39%) Windows
2 127 (25.92%) Unix
3 54 (11.02%) Ubuntu
4 51 (10.41%) Windows Server
5 46 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (6.94%) CentOS
7 32 (6.53%) Debian
8 31 (6.33%) Android
9 28 (5.71%) Mac OS
10 19 (3.88%) Embedded Linux
11 14 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (2.24%) AIX
13 8 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.63%) HPUX
14 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.82%) zOS
17 3 (0.61%) Solaris
17 3 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (17.96%) DevOps
2 88 (17.96%) Software Engineering
3 80 (16.33%) Scrum
3 80 (16.33%) TDD
4 78 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (12.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 58 (11.84%) MVC
7 55 (11.22%) OO
8 52 (10.61%) OOP
9 39 (7.96%) Service Delivery
10 36 (7.35%) OOD
11 35 (7.14%) Web Development
12 34 (6.94%) ITIL
13 32 (6.53%) Mentoring
13 32 (6.53%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.92%) Open Source
15 28 (5.71%) BDD
16 27 (5.51%) Multithreading
16 27 (5.51%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 144 (29.39%) JavaScript
2 99 (20.20%) PHP
3 89 (18.16%) SQL
4 87 (17.76%) Java
5 75 (15.31%) C++
6 72 (14.69%) Python
7 42 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 39 (7.96%) C#
9 38 (7.76%) C
10 32 (6.53%) Shell Script
11 25 (5.10%) Perl
12 21 (4.29%) PowerShell
12 21 (4.29%) Ruby
13 19 (3.88%) MATLAB
14 14 (2.86%) Embedded C++
15 13 (2.65%) Embedded C
15 13 (2.65%) Groovy
16 5 (1.02%) Tcl
16 5 (1.02%) VB
17 3 (0.61%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 51 (10.41%) Degree
2 42 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (3.67%) LPIC
6 11 (2.24%) CCNA
6 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.84%) PhD
8 8 (1.63%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.43%) MCSA
10 5 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.82%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.82%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.82%) VCP5
11 4 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.61%) HNC
12 3 (0.61%) MCP
12 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.88%) QA
2 18 (3.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (2.65%) JTAG
4 9 (1.84%) MISRA
4 9 (1.84%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (15.51%) Active Directory
2 63 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.35%) Firmware
4 27 (5.51%) vSphere
5 16 (3.27%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.06%) Docker
7 9 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.22%) Xen
10 5 (1.02%) KVM
10 5 (1.02%) vCloud
11 4 (0.82%) XenServer
12 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.20%) iptables
13 1 (0.20%) LXC
13 1 (0.20%) Snort
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (7.35%) Puppet
2 33 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (5.51%) Ansible
4 25 (5.10%) Backup Exec
4 25 (5.10%) NetBackup
5 20 (4.08%) SCCM
6 19 (3.88%) SCOM
7 9 (1.84%) Terraform
8 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (1.43%) SCDPM
8 7 (1.43%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.22%) Nagios
10 5 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.02%) OpenView
10 5 (1.02%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.82%) Salt
12 2 (0.41%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (21.22%) VMware
2 75 (15.31%) Red Hat
3 71 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 59 (12.04%) Oracle
5 44 (8.98%) IBM
6 43 (8.78%) Cisco
7 29 (5.92%) hybris
8 24 (4.90%) Citrix
8 24 (4.90%) SAP
9 18 (3.67%) HP
10 12 (2.45%) Google
11 11 (2.24%) Altera
11 11 (2.24%) Xilinx
12 9 (1.84%) NetApp
13 8 (1.63%) CA
13 8 (1.63%) EMC
14 7 (1.43%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.43%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.43%) Riverbed
14 7 (1.43%) Veeam
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive salary plus 10% bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
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Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
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Salary: Pension + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
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IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: Up to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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