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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 291 232 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.82% 6.36% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.41% 29.78% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 247 193 243
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
871 779 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.39% 21.35% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 739 627 739
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +26 123 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Northamptonshire -3 67 £37,000 -17.77% 7
Leicestershire +15 41 £47,750 +36.42% 7
Lincolnshire +9 34 £45,000 +38.46% 8
Derbyshire +5 20 £42,500 +8.97% 5
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 293 (46.43%) Windows
2 178 (28.21%) Java
3 156 (24.72%) Unix
4 155 (24.56%) Software Engineering
5 150 (23.77%) C++
6 145 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (22.66%) MySQL
8 132 (20.92%) JavaScript
9 108 (17.12%) Python
10 107 (16.96%) Apache
11 105 (16.64%) PHP
12 103 (16.32%) C
13 102 (16.16%) SQL
14 99 (15.69%) Microsoft
15 98 (15.53%) Red Hat
16 97 (15.37%) C#
16 97 (15.37%) Degree
17 91 (14.42%) Oracle
18 88 (13.95%) Windows Server
19 79 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
20 77 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 77 (12.20%) VMware
21 74 (11.73%) HTML
22 73 (11.57%) SAN
23 70 (11.09%) Data Centre
24 69 (10.94%) Web Services
25 67 (10.62%) DevOps
26 66 (10.46%) Git (software)
26 66 (10.46%) Finance
26 66 (10.46%) Computer Science

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
1 107 (16.96%) Apache
2 56 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 33 (5.23%) OpenStack
4 30 (4.75%) nginx
5 24 (3.80%) IIS
6 22 (3.49%) JBoss
7 12 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.58%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.11%) Gunicorn
9 7 (1.11%) SAS
10 6 (0.95%) CMS
10 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.79%) iPlanet
11 5 (0.79%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.63%) WordPress
13 3 (0.48%) Community Server
13 3 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 42 (6.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.74%) MS Office
3 9 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.95%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.48%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Simulink
6 1 (0.16%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 7 (1.11%) Magento
2 6 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.48%) MetaTrader
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.48%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.48%) Shopify
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.55%) Google Apps
3 25 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.06%) GitHub
6 10 (1.58%) SaaS
7 9 (1.43%) Rackspace Cloud
8 5 (0.79%) Office 365
9 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.48%) PaaS
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (0.32%) IaaS
11 2 (0.32%) IBM PureFlex
11 2 (0.32%) Route 53
11 2 (0.32%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (11.57%) SAN
2 57 (9.03%) TCP/IP
3 37 (5.86%) WAN
4 36 (5.71%) LAN
5 33 (5.23%) Firewall
6 29 (4.60%) DNS
7 21 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (3.01%) HTTP
8 19 (3.01%) VPN
9 16 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 16 (2.54%) SSL
10 14 (2.22%) Network Security
11 12 (1.90%) DHCP
12 9 (1.43%) Ethernet
12 9 (1.43%) Internet
12 9 (1.43%) IPsec
12 9 (1.43%) LDAP
12 9 (1.43%) VoIP
13 7 (1.11%) Extranet
13 7 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (22.66%) MySQL
2 56 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.01%) Hadoop
5 15 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.58%) DB2
8 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (0.95%) Big Data
11 6 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (10.46%) Git (software)
2 49 (7.77%) Jenkins
3 33 (5.23%) Subversion
4 18 (2.85%) Vagrant
5 15 (2.38%) GitLab
6 14 (2.22%) Artifactory
7 12 (1.90%) Selenium
8 11 (1.74%) Maven
8 11 (1.74%) webpack
9 10 (1.58%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.58%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.27%) JIRA
11 7 (1.11%) NUnit
12 6 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.63%) GCC
13 4 (0.63%) JUnit
13 4 (0.63%) PVCS
14 3 (0.48%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
General
1 66 (10.46%) Finance
2 20 (3.17%) Retail
3 14 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.06%) Electronics
5 12 (1.90%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.11%) Marketing
8 6 (0.95%) Banking
8 6 (0.95%) Games
8 6 (0.95%) Publishing
9 5 (0.79%) Avionics
10 4 (0.63%) Advertising
10 4 (0.63%) French Language
10 4 (0.63%) German Language
11 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (26.15%) Developer
2 89 (14.10%) Software Engineer
3 62 (9.83%) C++ Software Engineer
4 56 (8.87%) Software Developer
5 55 (8.72%) Administrator
6 53 (8.40%) Analyst
7 51 (8.08%) PHP Developer
8 40 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
9 37 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
10 36 (5.71%) Senior Developer
11 35 (5.55%) Architect
12 31 (4.91%) Designer
13 30 (4.75%) Infrastructure Designer
14 27 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
15 26 (4.12%) C++ Developer
16 25 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (3.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 25 (3.96%) Support Analyst
17 23 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
18 22 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (11.73%) HTML
2 69 (10.94%) Web Services
3 61 (9.67%) CSS
4 49 (7.77%) Node.js
5 41 (6.50%) LAMP
6 36 (5.71%) HTML5
7 34 (5.39%) XML
8 30 (4.75%) CSS3
9 29 (4.60%) jQuery
10 26 (4.12%) React
11 25 (3.96%) AngularJS
12 20 (3.17%) Qt
13 16 (2.54%) Cocoa
13 16 (2.54%) iOS SDK
14 15 (2.38%) J2EE
15 14 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
15 14 (2.22%) Silex
15 14 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (2.06%) .NET
17 12 (1.90%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.09%) Data Centre
2 66 (10.46%) Computer Science
3 50 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 19 (3.01%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (2.54%) iPad
9 14 (2.22%) FMCG
9 14 (2.22%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.06%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.06%) Physics
11 12 (1.90%) Verilog
11 12 (1.90%) VHDL
12 11 (1.74%) User Experience
13 9 (1.43%) Replication
13 9 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
14 8 (1.27%) HP Storage
14 8 (1.27%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.95%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 293 (46.43%) Windows
2 156 (24.72%) Unix
3 88 (13.95%) Windows Server
4 77 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (8.08%) CentOS
6 39 (6.18%) Android
7 36 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (3.96%) AIX
9 25 (3.96%) Mac OS X
10 21 (3.33%) Apple iOS
10 21 (3.33%) Ubuntu
11 20 (3.17%) Mac OS
12 18 (2.85%) Debian
13 17 (2.69%) Solaris
14 9 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
14 9 (1.43%) SUSE
14 9 (1.43%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (24.56%) Software Engineering
2 145 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (10.62%) DevOps
4 62 (9.83%) Open Source
5 59 (9.35%) Server Virtualisation
6 55 (8.72%) ITIL
7 53 (8.40%) Scrum
8 46 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (6.66%) Multithreading
9 42 (6.66%) OO
9 42 (6.66%) SDLC
10 39 (6.18%) Data Protection
11 34 (5.39%) OOP
12 33 (5.23%) Web Development
13 32 (5.07%) High Availability
13 32 (5.07%) OOD
14 31 (4.91%) Mentoring
15 29 (4.60%) E-Commerce
16 28 (4.44%) Image Processing
17 25 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 178 (28.21%) Java
2 150 (23.77%) C++
3 132 (20.92%) JavaScript
4 108 (17.12%) Python
5 105 (16.64%) PHP
6 103 (16.32%) C
7 102 (16.16%) SQL
8 97 (15.37%) C#
9 51 (8.08%) Perl
10 42 (6.66%) Bash Shell
11 33 (5.23%) ES6
12 32 (5.07%) PowerShell
12 32 (5.07%) Shell Script
13 29 (4.60%) MATLAB
14 16 (2.54%) Objective-C
15 13 (2.06%) Tcl
16 10 (1.58%) Embedded C
17 7 (1.11%) ECMAScript
17 7 (1.11%) Embedded C++
17 7 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 97 (15.37%) Degree
2 21 (3.33%) CCNA
2 21 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (2.85%) ISEB
4 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.74%) PhD
6 10 (1.58%) CISSP
7 7 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.11%) MCSA
8 6 (0.95%) CISA
8 6 (0.95%) CISM
8 6 (0.95%) MCSE
8 6 (0.95%) PCI QSA
8 6 (0.95%) RHCSA
8 6 (0.95%) VCP5
9 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.12%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (0.95%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.63%) MiFID
5 2 (0.32%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (9.51%) Active Directory
2 54 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.86%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.49%) Firmware
5 15 (2.38%) XenServer
6 13 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (2.06%) vSphere
7 12 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (1.58%) KVM
10 9 (1.43%) XenApp
11 8 (1.27%) Docker
12 7 (1.11%) iptables
13 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.63%) Time Sharing Option
15 3 (0.48%) Kamailio
15 3 (0.48%) OpenSIPS
15 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.48%) Xen
16 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (4.12%) Ansible
2 23 (3.65%) Puppet
3 21 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.22%) Terraform
5 11 (1.74%) Nagios
6 7 (1.11%) Kibana
7 6 (0.95%) CFEngine
7 6 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.95%) Rundeck
7 6 (0.95%) yum
8 5 (0.79%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.79%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.63%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.63%) Graphite
9 4 (0.63%) Graylog
10 3 (0.48%) FreeIPA
10 3 (0.48%) Icinga
10 3 (0.48%) logstash
10 3 (0.48%) OpenVAS
10 3 (0.48%) vMotion
Vendors
1 99 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 98 (15.53%) Red Hat
3 91 (14.42%) Oracle
4 77 (12.20%) VMware
5 55 (8.72%) Cisco
6 36 (5.71%) Citrix
6 36 (5.71%) HP
7 35 (5.55%) Google
8 20 (3.17%) NetApp
9 19 (3.01%) IBM
10 17 (2.69%) Apple
11 13 (2.06%) SAP
12 12 (1.90%) Altera
12 12 (1.90%) Xilinx
13 11 (1.74%) CA
14 10 (1.58%) Rackspace
15 9 (1.43%) F5
16 8 (1.27%) SolarWinds
16 8 (1.27%) Splunk
17 6 (0.95%) FireEye
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £34500 - £35500 per annum
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