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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / East Midlands
Rank 28 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 207 379 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.27% 11.99% 8.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.79% 43.31% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 128 268 226
Median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -

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
595 875 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.90% 27.68% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 461 641 692
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -2 104 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Leicestershire -27 37 £37,500 - 9
Derbyshire +2 31 £35,000 -17.65% 10
Northamptonshire -29 26 £38,980 -8.28% 6
Lincolnshire -3 6 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 168 (34.71%) MySQL
2 155 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (31.40%) Windows
4 141 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 123 (25.41%) Git (software)
6 110 (22.73%) Unix
7 108 (22.31%) VMware
8 107 (22.11%) PHP
9 94 (19.42%) SQL
10 91 (18.80%) DevOps
11 88 (18.18%) Java
12 86 (17.77%) HTML
13 85 (17.56%) LAMP
14 82 (16.94%) CSS
15 81 (16.74%) Red Hat
16 78 (16.12%) Active Directory
16 78 (16.12%) Microsoft
16 78 (16.12%) Web Services
16 78 (16.12%) Software Engineering
17 75 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
17 75 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
18 73 (15.08%) TDD
19 72 (14.88%) Apache
20 67 (13.84%) Ubuntu
21 65 (13.43%) Jenkins
22 63 (13.02%) Finance
23 61 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
24 60 (12.40%) MVC
24 60 (12.40%) Scrum
25 59 (12.19%) Python

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 72 (14.88%) Apache
2 41 (8.47%) IIS
3 20 (4.13%) JBoss
4 19 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.10%) nginx
6 14 (2.89%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.48%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.27%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.07%) WordPress
10 9 (1.86%) NetWeaver
11 8 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.45%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.24%) CMS
14 5 (1.03%) Apache Spark
14 5 (1.03%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.83%) ArcGIS
15 4 (0.83%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.83%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.41%) ExpressionEngine
16 2 (0.41%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 36 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.27%) MS Office
3 5 (1.03%) Simulink
4 4 (0.83%) OrCAD
5 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.62%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.62%) Magento
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 75 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.07%) Office 365
5 9 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.03%) G Suite
7 4 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.41%) GitHub
8 2 (0.41%) IaaS
8 2 (0.41%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.98%) Firewall
2 37 (7.64%) LAN
3 35 (7.23%) DNS
4 34 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 34 (7.02%) WAN
5 30 (6.20%) SAN
6 22 (4.55%) Internet
7 21 (4.34%) SSL
8 11 (2.27%) IPv6
8 11 (2.27%) Network Security
9 10 (2.07%) DHCP
10 8 (1.65%) HTTPS
10 8 (1.65%) Wireless
11 7 (1.45%) HTTP
12 5 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.03%) RS-485
12 5 (1.03%) SNMP
12 5 (1.03%) VPN
13 4 (0.83%) FTP
13 4 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (34.71%) MySQL
2 45 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 39 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 23 (4.75%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.93%) SAP HANA
7 18 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.86%) SAP BW
10 8 (1.65%) Big Data
10 8 (1.65%) DB2
11 6 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.83%) Redis
13 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (0.41%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 123 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 65 (13.43%) Jenkins
3 38 (7.85%) JIRA
3 38 (7.85%) PHPUnit
4 34 (7.02%) JUnit
5 30 (6.20%) Artifactory
5 30 (6.20%) Redmine
6 29 (5.99%) Cucumber
7 28 (5.79%) Gradle
7 28 (5.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 26 (5.37%) GitLab
9 12 (2.48%) Subversion
10 9 (1.86%) Maven
11 8 (1.65%) Selenium
12 7 (1.45%) MSBuild
12 7 (1.45%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.24%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.83%) Log4j
16 3 (0.62%) PVCS
General
1 63 (13.02%) Finance
2 45 (9.30%) Retail
3 28 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.72%) Publishing
5 14 (2.89%) Electronics
5 14 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.65%) Marketing
7 7 (1.45%) Automotive
8 6 (1.24%) Front Office
9 4 (0.83%) Banking
9 4 (0.83%) Games
10 3 (0.62%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 2 (0.41%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (27.89%) Developer
2 72 (14.88%) PHP Developer
3 62 (12.81%) Senior Developer
4 61 (12.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 49 (10.12%) Linux Engineer
6 47 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
7 46 (9.50%) Software Engineer
8 45 (9.30%) Analyst
9 40 (8.26%) Administrator
10 33 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 33 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
11 32 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 32 (6.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 31 (6.40%) Architect
12 31 (6.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 31 (6.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 29 (5.99%) Junior
13 29 (5.99%) Senior PHP Developer
14 26 (5.37%) Support Analyst
15 24 (4.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.77%) HTML
2 85 (17.56%) LAMP
3 82 (16.94%) CSS
4 78 (16.12%) Web Services
5 52 (10.74%) HTML5
6 50 (10.33%) Symfony
7 47 (9.71%) Ajax
7 47 (9.71%) jQuery
8 42 (8.68%) J2EE
9 41 (8.47%) Spring
10 38 (7.85%) AngularJS
10 38 (7.85%) Spring MVC
11 32 (6.61%) JMS
12 31 (6.40%) REST
13 29 (5.99%) JSON
14 28 (5.79%) ActiveMQ
15 23 (4.75%) RESTful
16 18 (3.72%) SOAP
17 17 (3.51%) .NET
18 16 (3.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.72%) CMDB
5 16 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (2.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 11 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.65%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.24%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.24%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.24%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.24%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.24%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.03%) IBM XIV
11 5 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.03%) Verilog
11 5 (1.03%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 152 (31.40%) Windows
2 110 (22.73%) Unix
3 67 (13.84%) Ubuntu
4 56 (11.57%) Windows Server
5 54 (11.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (8.47%) CentOS
7 39 (8.06%) Debian
8 28 (5.79%) Mac OS
9 21 (4.34%) Android
10 20 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
11 11 (2.27%) HPUX
12 9 (1.86%) AIX
12 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.83%) zOS
15 3 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (32.02%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (18.80%) DevOps
3 78 (16.12%) Software Engineering
4 75 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (15.08%) TDD
6 60 (12.40%) MVC
6 60 (12.40%) Scrum
7 53 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 51 (10.54%) OOP
9 39 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 36 (7.44%) Unit Testing
11 35 (7.23%) OO
12 32 (6.61%) OOD
12 32 (6.61%) Service Delivery
13 30 (6.20%) ITIL
14 29 (5.99%) BDD
15 26 (5.37%) Refactoring
16 24 (4.96%) Configuration Management
16 24 (4.96%) E-Commerce
17 23 (4.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 141 (29.13%) JavaScript
2 107 (22.11%) PHP
3 94 (19.42%) SQL
4 88 (18.18%) Java
5 59 (12.19%) Python
6 54 (11.16%) C++
7 36 (7.44%) Bash Shell
8 35 (7.23%) C#
9 31 (6.40%) Shell Script
10 28 (5.79%) C
11 25 (5.17%) PowerShell
12 24 (4.96%) Ruby
13 22 (4.55%) Perl
14 12 (2.48%) MATLAB
15 11 (2.27%) Embedded C
15 11 (2.27%) Embedded C++
15 11 (2.27%) Groovy
16 7 (1.45%) Scala
16 7 (1.45%) VB
17 4 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 46 (9.50%) Degree
2 39 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (4.34%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.72%) LPIC
6 9 (1.86%) CCNA
6 9 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.45%) MCSA
8 5 (1.03%) PhD
9 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.83%) MCP
10 3 (0.62%) HNC
10 3 (0.62%) MCSE
10 3 (0.62%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.62%) VCP5
10 3 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.21%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (2.27%) JTAG
2 11 (2.27%) QA
2 11 (2.27%) SLA
3 8 (1.65%) MISRA
4 5 (1.03%) GCP
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) DICOM
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (16.12%) Active Directory
2 61 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.44%) vSphere
4 28 (5.79%) Firmware
5 24 (4.96%) Docker
6 21 (4.34%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.86%) Xen
9 5 (1.03%) NFS
9 5 (1.03%) XenServer
10 4 (0.83%) iptables
10 4 (0.83%) KVM
10 4 (0.83%) vCloud
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.41%) Postfix
11 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.21%) Squid
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (8.06%) Puppet
2 36 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (5.99%) Ansible
4 25 (5.17%) Backup Exec
4 25 (5.17%) NetBackup
5 21 (4.34%) SCCM
6 19 (3.93%) SCOM
7 9 (1.86%) Terraform
8 8 (1.65%) Tivoli
9 7 (1.45%) HAProxy
9 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (1.45%) SCDPM
10 6 (1.24%) Nagios
11 5 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.03%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.03%) OpenView
11 5 (1.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 4 (0.83%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.41%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 108 (22.31%) VMware
2 81 (16.74%) Red Hat
3 78 (16.12%) Microsoft
4 40 (8.26%) IBM
4 40 (8.26%) Oracle
5 33 (6.82%) Cisco
6 31 (6.40%) Citrix
7 28 (5.79%) hybris
8 23 (4.75%) SAP
9 17 (3.51%) HP
10 16 (3.31%) NetApp
11 13 (2.69%) Google
12 11 (2.27%) Zend
13 10 (2.07%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.86%) Xilinx
15 8 (1.65%) Fujitsu
16 7 (1.45%) Altera
16 7 (1.45%) Brocade
16 7 (1.45%) Dell
16 7 (1.45%) EMC
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beeston, Nottinghamshire
CWCS Managed Hosting
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Ridgeon Network Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum - Circa £30,000+ dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Burnthebook
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago