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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 279 257 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.51% 6.78% 8.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.82% 32.13% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 225 205 259
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +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
825 800 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.17% 21.10% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 665 633 780
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,106 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +16 114 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Northamptonshire -3 58 £37,000 -7.50% 4
Leicestershire +16 50 £48,000 +51.18% 7
Lincolnshire +9 34 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Derbyshire -2 21 £41,250 +10.00% 6
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 245 (42.76%) Windows
2 157 (27.40%) Java
3 152 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (25.65%) Unix
5 146 (25.48%) C++
6 138 (24.08%) Software Engineering
7 125 (21.82%) JavaScript
8 124 (21.64%) MySQL
9 111 (19.37%) Python
10 99 (17.28%) C
11 96 (16.75%) SQL
12 93 (16.23%) Degree
13 87 (15.18%) Oracle
14 86 (15.01%) PHP
15 85 (14.83%) Microsoft
16 84 (14.66%) C#
16 84 (14.66%) Apache
16 84 (14.66%) Finance
17 80 (13.96%) Red Hat
18 78 (13.61%) VMware
19 75 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
19 75 (13.09%) Windows Server
20 70 (12.22%) Scrum
21 65 (11.34%) HTML
22 64 (11.17%) Web Services
23 61 (10.65%) Git (software)
24 59 (10.30%) DevOps
25 56 (9.77%) Open Source
25 56 (9.77%) Data Centre
25 56 (9.77%) 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 84 (14.66%) Apache
2 44 (7.68%) Tomcat
3 34 (5.93%) nginx
4 24 (4.19%) JBoss
5 22 (3.84%) IIS
5 22 (3.84%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.40%) SAS
7 8 (1.40%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.22%) Gunicorn
8 7 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.87%) CMS
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle UPK
11 4 (0.70%) WordPress
12 3 (0.52%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.52%) iPlanet
12 3 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 35 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.35%) MS Project
3 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.52%) Magento
5 3 (0.52%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.35%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.35%) Shopify
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.36%) Google Apps
3 20 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.22%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.70%) GitHub
6 4 (0.70%) Office 365
7 3 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.35%) PaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Route 53
8 2 (0.35%) SaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Slack
8 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.08%) TCP/IP
2 50 (8.73%) SAN
3 39 (6.81%) LAN
4 36 (6.28%) WAN
5 30 (5.24%) DNS
6 21 (3.66%) HTTP
7 19 (3.32%) Firewall
8 17 (2.97%) DHCP
8 17 (2.97%) SSL
9 16 (2.79%) Internet
10 15 (2.62%) VPN
11 14 (2.44%) VoIP
12 13 (2.27%) Network Security
13 12 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (1.75%) Extranet
14 10 (1.75%) Intranet
15 9 (1.57%) Ethernet
16 8 (1.40%) IPsec
16 8 (1.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (21.64%) MySQL
2 55 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.97%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.22%) DB2
11 7 (1.22%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.22%) SAP HANA
11 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.05%) Big Data
12 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.81%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.36%) Subversion
4 12 (2.09%) Maven
5 11 (1.92%) GitLab
5 11 (1.92%) Selenium
5 11 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 9 (1.57%) JIRA
7 8 (1.40%) Artifactory
8 7 (1.22%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.22%) NUnit
8 7 (1.22%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.87%) JUnit
9 5 (0.87%) webpack
10 4 (0.70%) GCC
10 4 (0.70%) PVCS
11 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.52%) PeopleTools
11 3 (0.52%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.35%) Xcode
General
1 84 (14.66%) Finance
2 22 (3.84%) Retail
3 19 (3.32%) Electronics
3 19 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.09%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.40%) Games
6 7 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.05%) Publishing
8 5 (0.87%) Avionics
8 5 (0.87%) Marketing
9 4 (0.70%) Advertising
9 4 (0.70%) French Language
9 4 (0.70%) German Language
10 3 (0.52%) Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 144 (25.13%) Developer
2 90 (15.71%) Software Engineer
3 60 (10.47%) C++ Software Engineer
4 59 (10.30%) Administrator
5 45 (7.85%) Software Developer
6 44 (7.68%) Linux Engineer
7 41 (7.16%) Analyst
8 37 (6.46%) Senior Developer
8 37 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
9 34 (5.93%) PHP Developer
10 30 (5.24%) Architect
11 26 (4.54%) DevOps Engineer
11 26 (4.54%) Java Developer
12 24 (4.19%) Embedded Engineer
12 24 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.01%) Designer
13 23 (4.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 23 (4.01%) Senior Systems Developer
14 22 (3.84%) C++ Developer
14 22 (3.84%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.34%) HTML
2 64 (11.17%) Web Services
3 49 (8.55%) CSS
4 43 (7.50%) Node.js
4 43 (7.50%) XML
5 40 (6.98%) LAMP
6 27 (4.71%) HTML5
7 23 (4.01%) J2EE
8 22 (3.84%) jQuery
9 20 (3.49%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.32%) React
11 18 (3.14%) LEMP Stack
11 18 (3.14%) SOAP
12 16 (2.79%) Java EE
12 16 (2.79%) Spring
13 15 (2.62%) CSS3
13 15 (2.62%) JSP
13 15 (2.62%) Qt
14 14 (2.44%) Hibernate
15 13 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.77%) Data Centre
2 52 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.08%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 25 (4.36%) Mathematics
5 23 (4.01%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (2.97%) Physics
7 16 (2.79%) iPad
8 15 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.27%) Verilog
9 13 (2.27%) VHDL
10 11 (1.92%) FMCG
10 11 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.57%) HP Storage
11 9 (1.57%) User Experience
12 8 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (1.22%) Clustering
13 7 (1.22%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 245 (42.76%) Windows
2 147 (25.65%) Unix
3 75 (13.09%) Windows Server
4 55 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (8.73%) CentOS
6 39 (6.81%) Android
7 27 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (4.54%) AIX
9 22 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (3.14%) Apple iOS
10 18 (3.14%) Mac OS
10 18 (3.14%) Mac OS X
11 17 (2.97%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (2.97%) Ubuntu
12 16 (2.79%) Debian
13 12 (2.09%) Solaris
14 10 (1.75%) Windows 7
15 9 (1.57%) SUSE
16 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (24.08%) Software Engineering
3 70 (12.22%) Scrum
4 59 (10.30%) DevOps
5 56 (9.77%) OO
5 56 (9.77%) Open Source
6 48 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (8.03%) ITIL
8 40 (6.98%) Multithreading
9 37 (6.46%) Server Virtualisation
10 36 (6.28%) TDD
11 35 (6.11%) UML
12 34 (5.93%) SDLC
13 33 (5.76%) OOD
13 33 (5.76%) Web Development
14 31 (5.41%) OOP
15 30 (5.24%) Image Processing
16 28 (4.89%) Project Management
17 27 (4.71%) Data Protection
18 26 (4.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 157 (27.40%) Java
2 146 (25.48%) C++
3 125 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 111 (19.37%) Python
5 99 (17.28%) C
6 96 (16.75%) SQL
7 86 (15.01%) PHP
8 84 (14.66%) C#
9 49 (8.55%) Perl
10 45 (7.85%) Bash Shell
11 34 (5.93%) Shell Script
12 32 (5.58%) MATLAB
12 32 (5.58%) PowerShell
13 25 (4.36%) ES6
14 15 (2.62%) Tcl
15 12 (2.09%) Embedded C
16 11 (1.92%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.75%) Embedded C++
18 9 (1.57%) Groovy
19 7 (1.22%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 93 (16.23%) Degree
2 15 (2.62%) CCNA
2 15 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (2.62%) PhD
3 12 (2.09%) ISEB
4 11 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.75%) CISSP
6 8 (1.40%) MCSA
7 7 (1.22%) RHCSA
7 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.22%) VCP5
8 6 (1.05%) CISA
8 6 (1.05%) CISM
8 6 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.87%) PCI QSA
9 5 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.70%) CEH
10 4 (0.70%) GCIH
10 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.41%) QA
2 13 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) MiFID
5 3 (0.52%) SLA
6 2 (0.35%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.35%) JTAG
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 53 (9.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (9.08%) Active Directory
3 32 (5.58%) Firmware
4 25 (4.36%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (1.57%) KVM
7 8 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (1.40%) XenServer
8 7 (1.22%) Docker
8 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.22%) vSphere
9 6 (1.05%) iptables
10 4 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.70%) XenApp
11 3 (0.52%) Kamailio
11 3 (0.52%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (3.14%) Puppet
2 16 (2.79%) Ansible
2 16 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.57%) Terraform
4 7 (1.22%) Nagios
5 6 (1.05%) CFEngine
5 6 (1.05%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.05%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.05%) yum
6 4 (0.70%) Ganglia
6 4 (0.70%) Icinga
6 4 (0.70%) Kibana
6 4 (0.70%) logstash
6 4 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.52%) FreeIPA
7 3 (0.52%) OpenVAS
7 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (0.52%) vMotion
8 2 (0.35%) EnCase
8 2 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 87 (15.18%) Oracle
2 85 (14.83%) Microsoft
3 80 (13.96%) Red Hat
4 78 (13.61%) VMware
5 44 (7.68%) Cisco
6 27 (4.71%) HP
7 26 (4.54%) Google
8 20 (3.49%) Citrix
9 18 (3.14%) IBM
10 16 (2.79%) SAP
11 15 (2.62%) Altera
11 15 (2.62%) Xilinx
12 14 (2.44%) Apple
12 14 (2.44%) CA
13 13 (2.27%) NetApp
14 9 (1.57%) Rackspace
15 6 (1.05%) F5
15 6 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
16 5 (0.87%) FireEye
17 4 (0.70%) Riverbed
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £410 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,982 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Derby, Leicester
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to £28K+ approx 2.5K shift allowance+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
The White Company
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Lincolnshire
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Corby
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago