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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 276 312 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.64% 8.15% 8.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 36.07% 33.41%
Number of salaries quoted 204 242 258
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
782 865 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.47% 22.60% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 589 683 761
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 120 £42,500 +16.43% 12
Leicestershire +7 57 £47,500 +58.33% 6
Northamptonshire -7 54 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Lincolnshire +6 26 £32,500 +18.18% 9
Derbyshire -4 17 £41,250 +19.56% 1
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 214 (37.81%) Windows
2 170 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (26.33%) Java
4 142 (25.09%) Unix
5 138 (24.38%) JavaScript
6 133 (23.50%) C++
7 132 (23.32%) MySQL
8 130 (22.97%) Software Engineering
9 116 (20.49%) SQL
10 104 (18.37%) Python
11 100 (17.67%) Finance
12 92 (16.25%) PHP
13 88 (15.55%) Oracle
13 88 (15.55%) Degree
14 87 (15.37%) C
14 87 (15.37%) VMware
15 83 (14.66%) Red Hat
15 83 (14.66%) Scrum
16 80 (14.13%) Microsoft
17 76 (13.43%) HTML
17 76 (13.43%) Apache
18 75 (13.25%) Git (software)
19 72 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
20 71 (12.54%) C#
21 66 (11.66%) Active Directory
22 65 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
23 64 (11.31%) Web Services
24 63 (11.13%) OO
24 63 (11.13%) DevOps
25 61 (10.78%) Windows Server

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 76 (13.43%) Apache
2 36 (6.36%) IIS
3 35 (6.18%) Tomcat
4 34 (6.01%) nginx
5 30 (5.30%) JBoss
6 16 (2.83%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.30%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (1.41%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.41%) WordPress
9 7 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.24%) Gunicorn
9 7 (1.24%) NetWeaver
10 6 (1.06%) ArcGIS
10 6 (1.06%) SAS
11 5 (0.88%) CMS
12 4 (0.71%) Oracle UPK
13 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.53%) iPlanet
Applications
1 42 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.53%) MS Office
2 3 (0.53%) S-PLUS
3 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.35%) MS Project
3 2 (0.35%) Simulink
4 1 (0.18%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (1.06%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.35%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) assyst
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.00%) Google Apps
3 13 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (0.71%) GitHub
6 4 (0.71%) Office 365
7 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.53%) IaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.35%) PaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Slack
8 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.95%) TCP/IP
2 41 (7.24%) LAN
3 40 (7.07%) DNS
3 40 (7.07%) WAN
4 34 (6.01%) SAN
5 27 (4.77%) SSL
6 26 (4.59%) Firewall
7 25 (4.42%) Internet
8 22 (3.89%) HTTP
9 18 (3.18%) DHCP
10 14 (2.47%) VoIP
11 13 (2.30%) VPN
12 12 (2.12%) Extranet
12 12 (2.12%) Intranet
13 11 (1.94%) Network Security
14 10 (1.77%) Wireless
15 9 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (1.41%) IPsec
17 7 (1.24%) Ethernet
17 7 (1.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (23.32%) MySQL
2 52 (9.19%) SQL Server
3 39 (6.89%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.12%) SAP HANA
9 11 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.41%) DB2
13 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.24%) SAP BW
13 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 75 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.77%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.42%) Subversion
4 15 (2.65%) Maven
5 13 (2.30%) JIRA
6 12 (2.12%) Selenium
7 10 (1.77%) JUnit
8 9 (1.59%) GitLab
8 9 (1.59%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.41%) Artifactory
10 7 (1.24%) NUnit
11 5 (0.88%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.71%) GCC
12 4 (0.71%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.71%) PVCS
12 4 (0.71%) Redmine
13 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.53%) Gradle
General
1 100 (17.67%) Finance
2 26 (4.59%) Retail
3 24 (4.24%) Electronics
3 24 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.83%) Publishing
5 13 (2.30%) Aerospace
6 10 (1.77%) Games
6 10 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.88%) Avionics
8 4 (0.71%) Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Marketing
9 3 (0.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) French Language
9 3 (0.53%) German Language
9 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.35%) Law
10 2 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 152 (26.86%) Developer
2 84 (14.84%) Software Engineer
3 55 (9.72%) Administrator
4 52 (9.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 49 (8.66%) Linux Engineer
6 45 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 43 (7.60%) PHP Developer
8 40 (7.07%) Software Developer
9 39 (6.89%) Analyst
10 34 (6.01%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
11 33 (5.83%) Java Developer
12 28 (4.95%) Architect
13 27 (4.77%) Embedded Engineer
14 26 (4.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 24 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 23 (4.06%) Consultant
16 23 (4.06%) Unix Engineer
16 23 (4.06%) Web Developer
17 22 (3.89%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (13.43%) HTML
2 64 (11.31%) Web Services
3 57 (10.07%) CSS
4 52 (9.19%) XML
5 48 (8.48%) LAMP
6 41 (7.24%) Node.js
7 34 (6.01%) HTML5
7 34 (6.01%) J2EE
8 31 (5.48%) jQuery
9 26 (4.59%) SOAP
10 24 (4.24%) AngularJS
10 24 (4.24%) Spring
11 23 (4.06%) Java EE
12 20 (3.53%) Hibernate
13 19 (3.36%) LEMP Stack
13 19 (3.36%) RESTful
14 18 (3.18%) Ajax
14 18 (3.18%) JSP
15 17 (3.00%) Spring MVC
16 15 (2.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.19%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.83%) Computer Science
3 48 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 26 (4.59%) Algorithms
5 26 (4.59%) Mathematics
6 20 (3.53%) Physics
7 18 (3.18%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.47%) iPad
10 13 (2.30%) Verilog
10 13 (2.30%) VHDL
11 10 (1.77%) CMDB
12 9 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.41%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.41%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.41%) FMCG
13 8 (1.41%) RIA
13 8 (1.41%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 214 (37.81%) Windows
2 142 (25.09%) Unix
3 61 (10.78%) Windows Server
4 49 (8.66%) CentOS
5 44 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (6.89%) Android
7 22 (3.89%) AIX
7 22 (3.89%) Ubuntu
8 21 (3.71%) Embedded Linux
9 20 (3.53%) Debian
10 17 (3.00%) Apple iOS
11 15 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (2.47%) Mac OS
12 14 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (2.30%) Mac OS X
14 12 (2.12%) Solaris
15 8 (1.41%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.88%) SUSE
17 4 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (22.97%) Software Engineering
3 83 (14.66%) Scrum
4 63 (11.13%) DevOps
4 63 (11.13%) OO
5 59 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (9.36%) Open Source
6 53 (9.36%) TDD
7 44 (7.77%) Web Development
8 43 (7.60%) ITIL
8 43 (7.60%) UML
9 41 (7.24%) OOP
10 37 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (6.36%) Multithreading
12 34 (6.01%) OOD
13 33 (5.83%) MVC
14 30 (5.30%) Unit Testing
15 29 (5.12%) Image Processing
15 29 (5.12%) SDLC
16 28 (4.95%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 149 (26.33%) Java
2 138 (24.38%) JavaScript
3 133 (23.50%) C++
4 116 (20.49%) SQL
5 104 (18.37%) Python
6 92 (16.25%) PHP
7 87 (15.37%) C
8 71 (12.54%) C#
9 46 (8.13%) Perl
10 42 (7.42%) Bash Shell
11 35 (6.18%) Shell Script
12 34 (6.01%) MATLAB
13 26 (4.59%) PowerShell
14 21 (3.71%) ES6
15 14 (2.47%) Tcl
16 10 (1.77%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.77%) Groovy
17 9 (1.59%) Embedded C++
18 8 (1.41%) Ruby
19 7 (1.24%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 88 (15.55%) Degree
2 19 (3.36%) CCNA
2 19 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.83%) PhD
4 14 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.94%) ISEB
5 11 (1.94%) MCSA
6 10 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (1.77%) LPIC
7 8 (1.41%) RHCSA
7 8 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.41%) VCP5
8 7 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.06%) HNC
10 5 (0.88%) CISSP
10 5 (0.88%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.71%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.71%) MCSE
11 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.18%) QA
2 10 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) MiFID
5 3 (0.53%) JTAG
6 2 (0.35%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) MISRA
System Software
1 66 (11.66%) Active Directory
2 65 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (7.07%) Firmware
4 15 (2.65%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (2.30%) vSphere
6 11 (1.94%) KVM
7 10 (1.77%) Docker
8 8 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.06%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.88%) iptables
11 4 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.53%) Kamailio
12 3 (0.53%) OpenSIPS
12 3 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.53%) Xen
13 2 (0.35%) Snort
13 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.18%) vCloud
14 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (4.06%) Puppet
2 20 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.83%) Ansible
4 14 (2.47%) NetBackup
5 11 (1.94%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.94%) SCCM
5 11 (1.94%) SCOM
6 7 (1.24%) Nagios
7 6 (1.06%) Terraform
7 6 (1.06%) yum
8 5 (0.88%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.71%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.71%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.71%) Icinga
9 4 (0.71%) Kibana
9 4 (0.71%) logstash
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.71%) Salt
10 3 (0.53%) FreeIPA
10 3 (0.53%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 88 (15.55%) Oracle
2 87 (15.37%) VMware
3 83 (14.66%) Red Hat
4 80 (14.13%) Microsoft
5 45 (7.95%) Cisco
6 27 (4.77%) IBM
7 21 (3.71%) Citrix
7 21 (3.71%) Google
7 21 (3.71%) SAP
8 16 (2.83%) Altera
8 16 (2.83%) HP
8 16 (2.83%) Xilinx
9 15 (2.65%) CA
10 9 (1.59%) Apple
10 9 (1.59%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.41%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.41%) NetApp
11 8 (1.41%) Riverbed
12 6 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (0.88%) Sun
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Computer People
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Lincolnshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible working, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Scunthorpe
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago