The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 26 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 281 238 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.51% 7.44% 8.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.64% 25.56% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 238 212 263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
861 931 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.00% 29.12% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 746 805 793
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire -14 91 £34,000 -9.33% 14
Northamptonshire +13 87 £37,500 -11.76% 13
Leicestershire +10 50 £40,000 +45.45% 7
Derbyshire +2 34 £40,000 +35.59% 7
Lincolnshire +23 13 £32,000 -4.47% 4
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 273 (44.75%) MySQL
2 216 (35.41%) Windows
3 213 (34.92%) PHP
4 205 (33.61%) JavaScript
5 175 (28.69%) HTML
6 157 (25.74%) UNIX
7 156 (25.57%) Apache
8 149 (24.43%) Java
9 142 (23.28%) jQuery
10 127 (20.82%) Oracle
11 125 (20.49%) CSS
12 119 (19.51%) OO
12 119 (19.51%) Microsoft
13 117 (19.18%) SQL
14 110 (18.03%) Software Engineering
15 104 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
16 103 (16.89%) XML
17 102 (16.72%) Tomcat
18 97 (15.90%) Degree
19 91 (14.92%) Finance
20 84 (13.77%) Marketing
21 80 (13.11%) OO PHP
22 70 (11.48%) .NET
23 68 (11.15%) SQL Server
23 68 (11.15%) VMware
24 67 (10.98%) Cisco
24 67 (10.98%) Red Hat
25 64 (10.49%) C++
26 60 (9.84%) SAN
26 60 (9.84%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 156 (25.57%) Apache
2 102 (16.72%) Tomcat
3 41 (6.72%) IIS
3 41 (6.72%) OpenStack
4 34 (5.57%) MS Exchange
5 32 (5.25%) WebSphere
6 26 (4.26%) WordPress
7 21 (3.44%) CMS
8 19 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
9 18 (2.95%) concrete5
10 17 (2.79%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (2.62%) Node.js
12 12 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (1.80%) Drupal
14 10 (1.64%) GlassFish
15 8 (1.31%) SharePoint
16 7 (1.15%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 19 (3.11%) MS Office
4 11 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.49%) Maya
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 27 (4.43%) Magento
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.82%) SAP SRM
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.49%) Summit
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.39%) IaaS
2 34 (5.57%) SaaS
3 22 (3.61%) Google Apps
4 21 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (2.46%) Amazon SQS
5 15 (2.46%) Amazon S3
5 15 (2.46%) ElastiCache
6 6 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.82%) PaaS
8 4 (0.66%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.84%) SAN
2 56 (9.18%) WAN
3 55 (9.02%) LAN
4 33 (5.41%) DNS
5 26 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.10%) Internet
7 21 (3.44%) SSL
8 20 (3.28%) VPN
9 15 (2.46%) Firewall
9 15 (2.46%) Network Security
10 14 (2.30%) VoIP
11 13 (2.13%) Broadband
12 12 (1.97%) DHCP
13 10 (1.64%) HTTP
13 10 (1.64%) LDAP
14 9 (1.48%) Wireless
14 9 (1.48%) Asterisk PBX
14 9 (1.48%) NetScaler
14 9 (1.48%) BGP
15 7 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (44.75%) MySQL
2 68 (11.15%) SQL Server
3 33 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 30 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.11%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.80%) DB2
10 10 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.15%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.82%) SQLPlus
15 4 (0.66%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 60 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.90%) Subversion
3 30 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.10%) JUnit
5 15 (2.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 14 (2.30%) Ant
7 13 (2.13%) Maven
8 11 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.80%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.80%) JDeveloper
8 11 (1.80%) Hudson
9 10 (1.64%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.98%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.82%) WinDbg
12 5 (0.82%) JIRA
12 5 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.66%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.49%) Behat
15 2 (0.33%) Redmine
General
1 91 (14.92%) Finance
2 84 (13.77%) Marketing
3 43 (7.05%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.59%) Retail
5 11 (1.80%) Advertising
6 9 (1.48%) Billing
7 8 (1.31%) Games
7 8 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.15%) Back Office
9 5 (0.82%) Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Military
10 4 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.49%) Front Office
12 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 283 (46.39%) Developer
2 109 (17.87%) PHP Developer
3 64 (10.49%) Administrator
4 62 (10.16%) Systems Administrator
5 60 (9.84%) Software Engineer
6 57 (9.34%) Java Developer
7 54 (8.85%) Junior
8 51 (8.36%) Systems Engineer
8 51 (8.36%) Junior Developer
9 46 (7.54%) Analyst
10 37 (6.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 36 (5.90%) Web Developer
12 34 (5.57%) J2EE Developer
13 33 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 28 (4.59%) C++ Developer
15 25 (4.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 25 (4.10%) Linux Administrator
16 24 (3.93%) Designer
17 23 (3.77%) Infrastructure Designer
18 21 (3.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (28.69%) HTML
2 142 (23.28%) jQuery
3 125 (20.49%) CSS
4 103 (16.89%) XML
5 70 (11.48%) .NET
6 58 (9.51%) Web Services
7 54 (8.85%) J2EE
8 38 (6.23%) Struts
8 38 (6.23%) LAMP
9 36 (5.90%) JSP
10 35 (5.74%) WF
11 33 (5.41%) Middleware
12 28 (4.59%) EJB
13 27 (4.43%) Ajax
14 22 (3.61%) HTML5
15 20 (3.28%) Spring
16 18 (2.95%) Servlets
17 17 (2.79%) SOAP
18 16 (2.62%) Hibernate
18 16 (2.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.18%) Computer Science
1 56 (9.18%) Open Source
2 35 (5.74%) NHS
2 35 (5.74%) BBC
3 26 (4.26%) Social Media
3 26 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.28%) Firmware
5 17 (2.79%) Clustering
6 14 (2.30%) 3D Graphics
7 13 (2.13%) FMCG
8 11 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 11 (1.80%) Streaming Video
8 11 (1.80%) Device Driver
8 11 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.82%) Replication
12 5 (0.82%) MPEG
12 5 (0.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 216 (35.41%) Windows
2 157 (25.74%) UNIX
3 44 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (6.39%) Solaris
5 30 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (4.59%) CentOS
7 27 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (3.93%) AIX
9 14 (2.30%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.97%) HPUX
10 12 (1.97%) Debian
10 12 (1.97%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.48%) Android
13 8 (1.31%) Mac OS
13 8 (1.31%) Fedora
13 8 (1.31%) Ubuntu
13 8 (1.31%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.82%) SUSE
15 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (19.51%) OO
2 110 (18.03%) Software Engineering
3 104 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (13.11%) OO PHP
5 54 (8.85%) E-Commerce
6 51 (8.36%) ITIL
7 40 (6.56%) Web Development
8 35 (5.74%) Online Marketing
9 31 (5.08%) MVC
10 30 (4.92%) Project Management
11 29 (4.75%) Configuration Management
12 26 (4.26%) Unit Testing
12 26 (4.26%) Agile Project Management
13 24 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (3.93%) OOP
14 20 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (3.28%) DevOps
15 16 (2.62%) SEO
15 16 (2.62%) Service Delivery
16 15 (2.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (34.92%) PHP
2 205 (33.61%) JavaScript
3 149 (24.43%) Java
4 117 (19.18%) SQL
5 64 (10.49%) C++
6 50 (8.20%) C#
7 48 (7.87%) C
8 47 (7.70%) Python
9 43 (7.05%) Perl
10 39 (6.39%) PHP5
11 30 (4.92%) PowerShell
12 24 (3.93%) Bash Shell
13 19 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.11%) VBScript
14 18 (2.95%) Groovy
15 16 (2.62%) VB
15 16 (2.62%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.30%) VB.NET
16 14 (2.30%) Ruby
16 14 (2.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 97 (15.90%) Degree
2 34 (5.57%) Sun Certification
3 17 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (2.79%) CCNA
4 16 (2.62%) MCSE
4 16 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.80%) OCPJP
6 11 (1.80%) OCMJD
7 10 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.64%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.48%) CCNP
9 6 (0.98%) OCP
9 6 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.82%) HND
11 3 (0.49%) ISEB
11 3 (0.49%) RHCE
11 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.31%) JTAG
2 7 (1.15%) SLA
3 6 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (7.70%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (2.46%) XenApp
6 10 (1.64%) vSphere
7 8 (1.31%) Squid
8 6 (0.98%) XenServer
8 6 (0.98%) KVM
9 5 (0.82%) Xen
10 4 (0.66%) NFS
11 3 (0.49%) Samba
12 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.16%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.16%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 33 (5.41%) Puppet
1 33 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.61%) Tivoli
3 14 (2.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 14 (2.30%) Netcool
3 14 (2.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 14 (2.30%) Ansible
4 12 (1.97%) SCCM
5 9 (1.48%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.15%) SCOM
6 7 (1.15%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.66%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.49%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.33%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (20.82%) Oracle
2 119 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 68 (11.15%) VMware
4 67 (10.98%) Red Hat
4 67 (10.98%) Cisco
5 55 (9.02%) IBM
6 39 (6.39%) HP
7 36 (5.90%) Sun
8 32 (5.25%) JBoss
9 22 (3.61%) Citrix
9 22 (3.61%) Google
10 20 (3.28%) hybris
11 18 (2.95%) Siemens
12 17 (2.79%) SAP
13 16 (2.62%) Adobe
13 16 (2.62%) Zend
14 13 (2.13%) SolarWinds
15 10 (1.64%) Dell
16 8 (1.31%) Altiris
17 7 (1.15%) TIBCO
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + £Neg + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Dependant On Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago