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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 291 242 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.79% 6.49% 7.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.05% 29.77% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 249 199 253
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
908 813 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.43% 21.81% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 770 663 785
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +17 114 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Northamptonshire 0 67 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Leicestershire +19 42 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Lincolnshire +10 35 £36,250 +3.57% 5
Derbyshire +1 28 £39,500 +3.26% 7
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 314 (46.94%) Windows
2 192 (28.70%) Java
3 162 (24.22%) MySQL
3 162 (24.22%) Unix
4 151 (22.57%) Software Engineering
5 148 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
6 146 (21.82%) C++
7 129 (19.28%) JavaScript
8 126 (18.83%) Apache
9 123 (18.39%) Microsoft
10 122 (18.24%) Red Hat
11 116 (17.34%) PHP
11 116 (17.34%) SQL
12 102 (15.25%) Windows Server
13 101 (15.10%) Oracle
14 100 (14.95%) C
15 99 (14.80%) C#
16 98 (14.65%) Python
17 96 (14.35%) Degree
18 93 (13.90%) SAN
18 93 (13.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 91 (13.60%) VMware
20 82 (12.26%) Data Centre
21 80 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
21 80 (11.96%) HTML
22 73 (10.91%) Active Directory
22 73 (10.91%) DevOps
22 73 (10.91%) Server Virtualisation
23 70 (10.46%) Cisco
24 69 (10.31%) ITIL

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
1 126 (18.83%) Apache
2 64 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 38 (5.68%) OpenStack
4 25 (3.74%) IIS
4 25 (3.74%) JBoss
5 24 (3.59%) nginx
6 15 (2.24%) MS Exchange
7 14 (2.09%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.49%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.35%) CMS
10 8 (1.20%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.05%) SAS
11 7 (1.05%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.05%) WordPress
12 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.90%) Gunicorn
13 5 (0.75%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 57 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.94%) MS Office
3 11 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.90%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.30%) Simulink
6 2 (0.30%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Magento
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.45%) MetaTrader
3 3 (0.45%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) Shopify
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 80 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.83%) Google Apps
3 32 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.84%) SaaS
5 16 (2.39%) GitHub
6 15 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.35%) Rackspace Cloud
8 7 (1.05%) Office 365
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.75%) IBM PureFlex
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.45%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
12 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.30%) IaaS
12 2 (0.30%) Route 53
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.15%) PaaS
13 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 93 (13.90%) SAN
2 62 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 45 (6.73%) WAN
4 44 (6.58%) Firewall
5 42 (6.28%) LAN
6 38 (5.68%) DNS
7 28 (4.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (3.59%) HTTP
9 17 (2.54%) SSL
9 17 (2.54%) VPN
10 14 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (1.79%) DHCP
12 11 (1.64%) Network Security
13 9 (1.35%) Ethernet
13 9 (1.35%) Internet
13 9 (1.35%) LDAP
14 8 (1.20%) IPsec
14 8 (1.20%) VoIP
15 7 (1.05%) SSH
16 6 (0.90%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (24.22%) MySQL
2 61 (9.12%) SQL Server
3 26 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.14%) Hadoop
5 15 (2.24%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.09%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.49%) DB2
9 10 (1.49%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.90%) Big Data
12 6 (0.90%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 68 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 52 (7.77%) Jenkins
3 37 (5.53%) Subversion
4 20 (2.99%) Vagrant
5 16 (2.39%) GitLab
6 15 (2.24%) Artifactory
7 13 (1.94%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.79%) webpack
9 11 (1.64%) Maven
9 11 (1.64%) Mercurial
9 11 (1.64%) Selenium
10 6 (0.90%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.90%) ClearCase
10 6 (0.90%) NUnit
10 6 (0.90%) Ranorex
11 4 (0.60%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.60%) GCC
11 4 (0.60%) JIRA
11 4 (0.60%) PVCS
12 3 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 54 (8.07%) Finance
2 21 (3.14%) Retail
3 16 (2.39%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.24%) Electronics
5 12 (1.79%) Aerospace
6 11 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.49%) Marketing
8 7 (1.05%) Games
9 6 (0.90%) Banking
9 6 (0.90%) Publishing
10 5 (0.75%) Avionics
11 4 (0.60%) Advertising
11 4 (0.60%) Billing
11 4 (0.60%) French Language
11 4 (0.60%) German Language
11 4 (0.60%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (26.16%) Developer
2 77 (11.51%) Software Engineer
3 61 (9.12%) Software Developer
4 60 (8.97%) Analyst
5 58 (8.67%) PHP Developer
6 56 (8.37%) C++ Software Engineer
7 46 (6.88%) Administrator
7 46 (6.88%) Architect
8 37 (5.53%) Systems Administrator
9 35 (5.23%) Designer
10 34 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 33 (4.93%) Linux Engineer
12 32 (4.78%) Infrastructure Designer
13 31 (4.63%) Support Analyst
14 27 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
15 26 (3.89%) C++ Developer
15 26 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (3.59%) DBA
17 22 (3.29%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (11.96%) HTML
2 68 (10.16%) CSS
3 65 (9.72%) Web Services
4 46 (6.88%) Node.js
5 45 (6.73%) LAMP
6 40 (5.98%) HTML5
7 34 (5.08%) CSS3
8 33 (4.93%) XML
9 30 (4.48%) jQuery
10 28 (4.19%) AngularJS
11 25 (3.74%) React
12 22 (3.29%) Qt
13 18 (2.69%) Cocoa
13 18 (2.69%) iOS SDK
14 17 (2.54%) J2EE
15 15 (2.24%) .NET
16 14 (2.09%) Backbone.js
17 13 (1.94%) Spring
17 13 (1.94%) Symfony
17 13 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.26%) Data Centre
2 67 (10.01%) Computer Science
3 50 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.84%) Algorithms
4 19 (2.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 19 (2.84%) Mathematics
4 19 (2.84%) Replication
5 18 (2.69%) FMCG
6 15 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
7 14 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.94%) iPad
8 13 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.94%) VHDL
9 12 (1.79%) User Experience
9 12 (1.79%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.64%) Verilog
11 9 (1.35%) Physics
12 8 (1.20%) Clustering
13 7 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 314 (46.94%) Windows
2 162 (24.22%) Unix
3 102 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 93 (13.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (7.17%) CentOS
6 40 (5.98%) Android
6 40 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (5.38%) Ubuntu
8 27 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (3.89%) Mac OS X
10 24 (3.59%) AIX
11 23 (3.44%) Apple iOS
12 22 (3.29%) Debian
12 22 (3.29%) Mac OS
12 22 (3.29%) Solaris
13 13 (1.94%) SUSE
14 10 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (1.35%) Windows 7
16 8 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (22.57%) Software Engineering
2 148 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (10.91%) DevOps
3 73 (10.91%) Server Virtualisation
4 69 (10.31%) ITIL
5 63 (9.42%) Open Source
6 49 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (7.03%) Scrum
8 43 (6.43%) OO
9 41 (6.13%) Multithreading
10 40 (5.98%) Data Protection
10 40 (5.98%) SDLC
11 38 (5.68%) E-Commerce
11 38 (5.68%) OOP
12 37 (5.53%) High Availability
13 35 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 34 (5.08%) Release Management
14 34 (5.08%) Web Development
15 32 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 31 (4.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 192 (28.70%) Java
2 146 (21.82%) C++
3 129 (19.28%) JavaScript
4 116 (17.34%) PHP
4 116 (17.34%) SQL
5 100 (14.95%) C
6 99 (14.80%) C#
7 98 (14.65%) Python
8 45 (6.73%) Perl
9 42 (6.28%) Bash Shell
10 33 (4.93%) ES6
11 32 (4.78%) PowerShell
12 28 (4.19%) MATLAB
13 25 (3.74%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.69%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.64%) Tcl
16 10 (1.49%) Embedded C
17 7 (1.05%) ECMAScript
17 7 (1.05%) Embedded C++
17 7 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (14.35%) Degree
2 25 (3.74%) CCNA
2 25 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (2.84%) ISEB
4 15 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.64%) CISSP
5 11 (1.64%) PhD
6 9 (1.35%) MCSA
7 8 (1.20%) RHCSA
7 8 (1.20%) VCP5
8 7 (1.05%) CISM
8 7 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.05%) MCSE
9 6 (0.90%) CISA
9 6 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.90%) PCI QSA
9 6 (0.90%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.90%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.99%) QA
2 12 (1.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) MiFID
5 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 73 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 67 (10.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 24 (3.59%) vSphere
5 20 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
5 20 (2.99%) XenServer
6 19 (2.84%) Firmware
7 15 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (2.09%) XenApp
9 9 (1.35%) KVM
10 8 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (1.05%) Docker
11 7 (1.05%) iptables
11 7 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
13 3 (0.45%) Xen
14 2 (0.30%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.15%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 32 (4.78%) Ansible
2 29 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (4.33%) Puppet
3 15 (2.24%) Terraform
4 13 (1.94%) Nagios
5 9 (1.35%) Kibana
5 9 (1.35%) Rundeck
6 8 (1.20%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.05%) Graphite
7 7 (1.05%) Graylog
8 6 (0.90%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.75%) CFEngine
9 5 (0.75%) yum
10 4 (0.60%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.45%) FreeIPA
11 3 (0.45%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.45%) OpenVAS
11 3 (0.45%) vMotion
12 2 (0.30%) EnCase
12 2 (0.30%) Icinga
Vendors
1 123 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 122 (18.24%) Red Hat
3 101 (15.10%) Oracle
4 91 (13.60%) VMware
5 70 (10.46%) Cisco
6 50 (7.47%) Citrix
7 49 (7.32%) HP
8 42 (6.28%) Google
9 32 (4.78%) IBM
10 31 (4.63%) NetApp
11 18 (2.69%) Apple
12 16 (2.39%) SAP
13 14 (2.09%) SolarWinds
14 13 (1.94%) F5
15 11 (1.64%) Altera
15 11 (1.64%) Splunk
15 11 (1.64%) Xilinx
16 10 (1.49%) Rackspace
16 10 (1.49%) Sun
17 8 (1.20%) hybris
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