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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 291 251 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.31% 6.84% 9.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.56% 29.25% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 239 206 283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
867 858 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.75% 23.38% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 710 706 835
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 106 £40,000 +8.10% 15
Northamptonshire +5 89 £42,500 - 10
Leicestershire +27 44 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Derbyshire 0 31 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Lincolnshire 0 15 £35,000 - 3
Rutland 0 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 321 (47.84%) Windows
2 182 (27.12%) Java
3 158 (23.55%) MySQL
4 146 (21.76%) Unix
5 140 (20.86%) Software Engineering
6 132 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (19.52%) Apache
8 130 (19.37%) C++
9 126 (18.78%) SQL
10 123 (18.33%) Microsoft
10 123 (18.33%) Red Hat
11 113 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 113 (16.84%) Windows Server
12 109 (16.24%) JavaScript
13 108 (16.10%) SAN
14 106 (15.80%) Oracle
15 99 (14.75%) PHP
16 98 (14.61%) VMware
17 94 (14.01%) Data Centre
18 92 (13.71%) Degree
19 91 (13.56%) C
19 91 (13.56%) Python
20 90 (13.41%) C#
21 87 (12.97%) Server Virtualisation
22 86 (12.82%) Cisco
23 80 (11.92%) DevOps
24 77 (11.48%) HTML
25 75 (11.18%) ITIL
25 75 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
26 74 (11.03%) Active Directory

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
1 131 (19.52%) Apache
2 70 (10.43%) Tomcat
3 38 (5.66%) OpenStack
4 36 (5.37%) Node.js
5 22 (3.28%) JBoss
6 20 (2.98%) IIS
7 16 (2.38%) CMS
7 16 (2.38%) nginx
8 15 (2.24%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.09%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.94%) WordPress
11 12 (1.79%) MS Exchange
11 12 (1.79%) SilverStripe
12 11 (1.64%) Skype for Business
13 7 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.89%) Gunicorn
14 6 (0.89%) SAS
15 5 (0.75%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.75%) Liferay
Applications
1 68 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.24%) MS Office
3 13 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.45%) MS Project
5 3 (0.45%) Simulink
5 3 (0.45%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 21 (3.13%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.45%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.45%) Shopify
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (5.51%) Google Apps
4 19 (2.83%) GitHub
4 19 (2.83%) SaaS
5 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.19%) Office 365
5 8 (1.19%) Rackspace Cloud
5 8 (1.19%) Sage Pay
6 6 (0.89%) IBM PureFlex
7 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.30%) IaaS
8 2 (0.30%) Route 53
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 108 (16.10%) SAN
2 65 (9.69%) TCP/IP
3 56 (8.35%) Firewall
4 52 (7.75%) LAN
4 52 (7.75%) WAN
5 37 (5.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 37 (5.51%) DNS
6 22 (3.28%) VPN
7 17 (2.53%) HTTP
8 16 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (2.09%) SSL
10 13 (1.94%) Network Security
11 11 (1.64%) VoIP
12 9 (1.34%) DHCP
12 9 (1.34%) IPsec
13 8 (1.19%) SSH
14 7 (1.04%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.04%) Internet
14 7 (1.04%) LDAP
15 6 (0.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (23.55%) MySQL
2 72 (10.73%) SQL Server
3 29 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.98%) Hadoop
4 20 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.49%) DB2
9 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.89%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.89%) CouchDB
12 6 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 57 (8.49%) Git (software)
2 55 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 32 (4.77%) Subversion
4 24 (3.58%) Vagrant
5 19 (2.83%) GitLab
6 18 (2.68%) Artifactory
7 14 (2.09%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.79%) webpack
9 10 (1.49%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.04%) ClearCase
10 7 (1.04%) Maven
10 7 (1.04%) Ranorex
11 6 (0.89%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.89%) JIRA
11 6 (0.89%) NUnit
12 4 (0.60%) JUnit
12 4 (0.60%) LabVIEW
13 3 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.45%) PeopleTools
General
1 31 (4.62%) Finance
2 17 (2.53%) Electronics
2 17 (2.53%) Retail
3 15 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 10 (1.49%) Marketing
6 6 (0.89%) Games
7 5 (0.75%) Banking
7 5 (0.75%) Publishing
8 4 (0.60%) Avionics
8 4 (0.60%) Billing
8 4 (0.60%) French Language
8 4 (0.60%) German Language
8 4 (0.60%) Legal
9 3 (0.45%) Advertising
9 3 (0.45%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (27.57%) Developer
2 68 (10.13%) Analyst
3 66 (9.84%) PHP Developer
4 60 (8.94%) Software Developer
5 59 (8.79%) Software Engineer
6 45 (6.71%) Architect
6 45 (6.71%) C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 38 (5.66%) Administrator
8 38 (5.66%) Support Analyst
9 34 (5.07%) Designer
9 34 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 31 (4.62%) Infrastructure Designer
11 29 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
12 28 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
13 27 (4.02%) DBA
13 27 (4.02%) Linux Engineer
13 27 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (3.43%) C++ Developer
14 23 (3.43%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (11.48%) HTML
2 67 (9.99%) CSS
3 55 (8.20%) Web Services
4 40 (5.96%) HTML5
5 35 (5.22%) CSS3
5 35 (5.22%) jQuery
6 34 (5.07%) AngularJS
7 31 (4.62%) LAMP
8 30 (4.47%) XML
9 25 (3.73%) Symfony
10 23 (3.43%) J2EE
10 23 (3.43%) React
11 22 (3.28%) Qt
12 19 (2.83%) Spring
13 18 (2.68%) Cocoa
13 18 (2.68%) iOS SDK
14 17 (2.53%) Laravel
15 14 (2.09%) Backbone.js
15 14 (2.09%) REST
15 14 (2.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.01%) Data Centre
2 67 (9.99%) Computer Science
3 52 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.17%) Replication
5 19 (2.83%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.53%) FMCG
7 16 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 16 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (2.09%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.09%) VHDL
10 13 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.64%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.49%) User Experience
12 10 (1.49%) Verilog
13 9 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.04%) Clustering
14 7 (1.04%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.04%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 321 (47.84%) Windows
2 146 (21.76%) Unix
3 113 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 113 (16.84%) Windows Server
4 49 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (6.41%) Ubuntu
6 41 (6.11%) Android
7 31 (4.62%) CentOS
8 25 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (3.58%) Mac OS
10 23 (3.43%) Mac OS X
11 22 (3.28%) Apple iOS
12 18 (2.68%) AIX
12 18 (2.68%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (2.68%) Solaris
13 17 (2.53%) Debian
14 12 (1.79%) SUSE
15 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (1.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (20.86%) Software Engineering
2 132 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (12.97%) Server Virtualisation
4 80 (11.92%) DevOps
5 75 (11.18%) ITIL
6 54 (8.05%) Open Source
7 47 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (6.26%) OO
9 39 (5.81%) E-Commerce
10 38 (5.66%) Data Protection
11 37 (5.51%) Multithreading
12 36 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 35 (5.22%) Business Continuity
13 35 (5.22%) Mentoring
13 35 (5.22%) Web Development
14 34 (5.07%) OOP
14 34 (5.07%) Scrum
15 33 (4.92%) High Availability
15 33 (4.92%) Release Management
16 31 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 182 (27.12%) Java
2 130 (19.37%) C++
3 126 (18.78%) SQL
4 109 (16.24%) JavaScript
5 99 (14.75%) PHP
6 91 (13.56%) C
6 91 (13.56%) Python
7 90 (13.41%) C#
8 38 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 34 (5.07%) Perl
10 32 (4.77%) PowerShell
11 29 (4.32%) ES6
11 29 (4.32%) MATLAB
12 20 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.68%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.49%) Embedded C
14 10 (1.49%) Tcl
15 9 (1.34%) Korn
15 9 (1.34%) Ruby
16 7 (1.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 92 (13.71%) Degree
2 36 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (5.22%) CCNA
4 15 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.79%) ISEB
6 11 (1.64%) CISSP
7 10 (1.49%) RHCSA
8 9 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (1.34%) MCSA
8 9 (1.34%) PhD
9 8 (1.19%) VCP5
10 7 (1.04%) CISM
10 7 (1.04%) MCSE
11 6 (0.89%) CISA
11 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.89%) PCI QSA
11 6 (0.89%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.89%) Security Cleared
11 6 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.60%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.24%) SLA
2 8 (1.19%) QA
3 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (11.03%) Active Directory
2 69 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 35 (5.22%) vSphere
5 28 (4.17%) XenServer
6 21 (3.13%) XenApp
7 19 (2.83%) Firmware
8 10 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.75%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.60%) Docker
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.60%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.45%) iptables
13 1 (0.15%) KVM
13 1 (0.15%) OpenSSH
13 1 (0.15%) Openswan
13 1 (0.15%) pfSense
13 1 (0.15%) Snort
13 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (6.56%) Ansible
2 34 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (5.07%) Puppet
3 18 (2.68%) Terraform
4 11 (1.64%) Nagios
4 11 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.49%) Rundeck
6 9 (1.34%) Kibana
7 8 (1.19%) Graphite
7 8 (1.19%) Graylog
8 7 (1.04%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.60%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.45%) vMotion
11 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.30%) EnCase
11 2 (0.30%) Plesk
12 1 (0.15%) Nmap
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (18.33%) Microsoft
1 123 (18.33%) Red Hat
2 106 (15.80%) Oracle
3 98 (14.61%) VMware
4 86 (12.82%) Cisco
5 68 (10.13%) HP
6 63 (9.39%) Citrix
7 45 (6.71%) Google
8 44 (6.56%) NetApp
9 41 (6.11%) IBM
10 22 (3.28%) SolarWinds
11 18 (2.68%) Apple
12 15 (2.24%) SAP
13 14 (2.09%) F5
14 13 (1.94%) hybris
14 13 (1.94%) Splunk
15 12 (1.79%) Sun
16 10 (1.49%) Altera
16 10 (1.49%) Rackspace
16 10 (1.49%) Xilinx
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000-23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
East Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £31 - £32 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester
People Source Consulting
Salary: excellent market rate salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago