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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 272 351 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.57% 10.00% 8.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.42% 40.21% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 174 254 265
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
690 873 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.73% 24.88% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 526 675 761
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -2 87 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Northamptonshire -17 79 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Leicestershire +3 42 £40,000 +14.82% 11
Derbyshire +9 32 £42,500 +9.18% 4
Lincolnshire - 32 £32,500 - 4
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 192 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (30.18%) Windows
3 161 (29.27%) MySQL
4 159 (28.91%) JavaScript
5 144 (26.18%) Unix
6 122 (22.18%) Git (software)
7 119 (21.64%) Java
8 110 (20.00%) VMware
9 107 (19.45%) SQL
10 106 (19.27%) Finance
11 104 (18.91%) Software Engineering
12 102 (18.55%) PHP
13 98 (17.82%) Python
13 98 (17.82%) Scrum
14 95 (17.27%) C++
15 91 (16.55%) DevOps
16 89 (16.18%) HTML
17 86 (15.64%) TDD
18 82 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
18 82 (14.91%) Red Hat
19 79 (14.36%) CSS
20 78 (14.18%) Active Directory
20 78 (14.18%) Microsoft
21 73 (13.27%) Web Services
21 73 (13.27%) Jenkins
22 72 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
22 72 (13.09%) Oracle
23 70 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
24 67 (12.18%) Degree
25 63 (11.45%) OO

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 57 (10.36%) Apache
2 32 (5.82%) IIS
3 25 (4.55%) JBoss
4 22 (4.00%) nginx
5 20 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.73%) OpenStack
6 15 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 13 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.18%) NetWeaver
9 9 (1.64%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.64%) WordPress
10 6 (1.09%) ArcGIS
10 6 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.09%) Oracle UPK
11 5 (0.91%) CMS
11 5 (0.91%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.73%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.91%) Simulink
3 4 (0.73%) OrCAD
3 4 (0.73%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.91%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 2 (0.36%) Magento
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.00%) Office 365
4 9 (1.64%) G Suite
5 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.73%) GitHub
7 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.55%) IaaS
7 3 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) PaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Slack
8 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.00%) DNS
2 41 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 40 (7.27%) LAN
4 38 (6.91%) WAN
5 37 (6.73%) Firewall
6 28 (5.09%) Internet
6 28 (5.09%) SAN
7 26 (4.73%) SSL
8 20 (3.64%) DHCP
9 15 (2.73%) HTTP
10 14 (2.55%) Network Security
10 14 (2.55%) Wireless
11 13 (2.36%) VoIP
12 11 (2.00%) IPv6
13 8 (1.45%) Extranet
13 8 (1.45%) Intranet
14 5 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.91%) Skype
14 5 (0.91%) SNMP
15 4 (0.73%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (29.27%) MySQL
2 38 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 37 (6.73%) MongoDB
4 26 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.00%) SAP HANA
6 18 (3.27%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.18%) SAP BW
9 11 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.64%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.27%) DB2
13 6 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 122 (22.18%) Git (software)
2 73 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.36%) JUnit
4 30 (5.45%) Artifactory
4 30 (5.45%) PHPUnit
5 29 (5.27%) JIRA
6 27 (4.91%) Cucumber
6 27 (4.91%) Gradle
6 27 (4.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 22 (4.00%) Redmine
8 18 (3.27%) GitLab
9 15 (2.73%) Selenium
10 11 (2.00%) Maven
11 8 (1.45%) Subversion
12 7 (1.27%) MSBuild
12 7 (1.27%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.55%) Log4j
15 3 (0.55%) Mercurial
General
1 106 (19.27%) Finance
2 48 (8.73%) Retail
3 24 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.18%) Electronics
5 21 (3.82%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.09%) Publishing
7 7 (1.27%) Front Office
8 5 (0.91%) Automotive
8 5 (0.91%) Games
9 4 (0.73%) Marketing
10 3 (0.55%) Back Office
10 3 (0.55%) Billing
10 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (25.82%) Developer
2 65 (11.82%) PHP Developer
2 65 (11.82%) Software Engineer
3 60 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
4 58 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 56 (10.18%) Senior Developer
6 49 (8.91%) Administrator
7 39 (7.09%) Architect
8 37 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 36 (6.55%) C++ Software Engineer
10 35 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
11 34 (6.18%) Analyst
12 31 (5.64%) Embedded Engineer
12 31 (5.64%) Java Developer
13 30 (5.45%) Consultant
13 30 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 30 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 27 (4.91%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (4.73%) Junior
15 26 (4.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.18%) HTML
2 79 (14.36%) CSS
3 73 (13.27%) Web Services
4 62 (11.27%) LAMP
5 61 (11.09%) HTML5
6 53 (9.64%) J2EE
7 46 (8.36%) Spring
8 45 (8.18%) jQuery
9 44 (8.00%) Ajax
10 41 (7.45%) Symfony
11 40 (7.27%) Spring MVC
12 38 (6.91%) XML
13 31 (5.64%) AngularJS
13 31 (5.64%) RESTful
14 30 (5.45%) JMS
14 30 (5.45%) REST
15 28 (5.09%) JSON
16 27 (4.91%) ActiveMQ
16 27 (4.91%) Node.js
17 23 (4.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.45%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 40 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (3.82%) Algorithms
6 20 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.27%) Physics
8 17 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (2.91%) CMDB
10 14 (2.55%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.82%) iPad
11 10 (1.82%) Verilog
11 10 (1.82%) VHDL
12 9 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.45%) RIA
14 7 (1.27%) Cryptography
14 7 (1.27%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.27%) Thin Client
15 6 (1.09%) Hedge funds
16 5 (0.91%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 166 (30.18%) Windows
2 144 (26.18%) Unix
3 56 (10.18%) Windows Server
4 48 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 42 (7.64%) CentOS
7 33 (6.00%) Android
8 26 (4.73%) Debian
8 26 (4.73%) Mac OS
9 25 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
10 21 (3.82%) AIX
11 15 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.45%) Apple iOS
14 7 (1.27%) Solaris
15 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.73%) SUSE
15 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (34.91%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (18.91%) Software Engineering
3 98 (17.82%) Scrum
4 91 (16.55%) DevOps
5 86 (15.64%) TDD
6 82 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (11.45%) OO
8 61 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 53 (9.64%) MVC
10 47 (8.55%) OOP
11 42 (7.64%) Open Source
12 41 (7.45%) OOD
13 40 (7.27%) ITIL
14 38 (6.91%) Service Delivery
14 38 (6.91%) Web Development
15 34 (6.18%) Mentoring
15 34 (6.18%) Unit Testing
16 31 (5.64%) Automated Testing
16 31 (5.64%) UML
17 29 (5.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 159 (28.91%) JavaScript
2 119 (21.64%) Java
3 107 (19.45%) SQL
4 102 (18.55%) PHP
5 98 (17.82%) Python
6 95 (17.27%) C++
7 53 (9.64%) C
8 51 (9.27%) Bash Shell
9 46 (8.36%) C#
10 39 (7.09%) Perl
11 35 (6.36%) Shell Script
12 27 (4.91%) PowerShell
13 26 (4.73%) MATLAB
14 20 (3.64%) Ruby
15 12 (2.18%) Embedded C++
15 12 (2.18%) Groovy
16 11 (2.00%) Embedded C
17 8 (1.45%) Tcl
18 6 (1.09%) VB
19 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (12.18%) Degree
2 41 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.36%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (2.91%) LPIC
6 15 (2.73%) CCNA
6 15 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.64%) PhD
8 7 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.27%) ISEB
8 7 (1.27%) MCSA
9 6 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.91%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.73%) RHCSA
11 4 (0.73%) VCP5
11 4 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.55%) CEH
12 3 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.09%) QA
2 16 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (2.00%) JTAG
4 9 (1.64%) SLA
5 8 (1.45%) MISRA
6 5 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.55%) MiFID
9 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 78 (14.18%) Active Directory
2 70 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (7.09%) Firmware
4 26 (4.73%) vSphere
5 20 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.64%) Docker
8 9 (1.64%) KVM
9 7 (1.27%) Xen
10 6 (1.09%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.91%) vCloud
12 4 (0.73%) iptables
12 4 (0.73%) XenServer
13 3 (0.55%) Kamailio
13 3 (0.55%) OpenSIPS
13 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.18%) LXC
14 1 (0.18%) Snort
14 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (6.36%) Puppet
2 31 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (4.55%) Ansible
4 23 (4.18%) Backup Exec
4 23 (4.18%) NetBackup
5 18 (3.27%) SCCM
6 17 (3.09%) SCOM
7 9 (1.64%) Terraform
8 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (1.27%) SCDPM
8 7 (1.27%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.09%) Nagios
10 5 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.91%) OpenView
10 5 (0.91%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (0.73%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.73%) Salt
11 4 (0.73%) yum
12 3 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 110 (20.00%) VMware
2 82 (14.91%) Red Hat
3 78 (14.18%) Microsoft
4 72 (13.09%) Oracle
5 48 (8.73%) Cisco
6 41 (7.45%) IBM
7 28 (5.09%) hybris
8 24 (4.36%) Citrix
8 24 (4.36%) SAP
9 20 (3.64%) HP
10 15 (2.73%) Google
11 14 (2.55%) Altera
11 14 (2.55%) CA
11 14 (2.55%) Xilinx
12 9 (1.64%) NetApp
13 8 (1.45%) EMC
14 7 (1.27%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.27%) Dell
14 7 (1.27%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.27%) Veeam
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer Futures - Midlands
Salary: competitive bonus package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Scunthorpe
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oakham
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
E-Frontiers
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Flat Rate Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, plus more
Posted: 6 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Premier IT
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago