The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 37 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 65 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.83% 3.88% 6.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.82% 18.18% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 26 36
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
218 154 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.90% 21.36% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 132 139
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicestershire region.

Linux Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 34 £39,000 - 1
Loughborough +12 6 £38,250 +13.33%
Hinckley - 6 £29,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 £29,500 -
Market Harborough - 1 £38,500 - 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 67 (48.20%) MySQL
2 54 (38.85%) Microsoft
3 52 (37.41%) Windows
4 49 (35.25%) JavaScript
5 44 (31.65%) HTML
6 40 (28.78%) PHP
6 40 (28.78%) jQuery
7 39 (28.06%) SQL Server
8 38 (27.34%) MS Exchange
8 38 (27.34%) TCP/IP
9 35 (25.18%) SAN
10 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (24.46%) VMware
10 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
11 33 (23.74%) CSS
12 32 (23.02%) Ajax
13 28 (20.14%) MS Excel
13 28 (20.14%) Citrix
13 28 (20.14%) vSphere
14 27 (19.42%) PowerShell
14 27 (19.42%) HP
14 27 (19.42%) IIS
15 26 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2007
16 25 (17.99%) .NET
16 25 (17.99%) Git (software)
17 24 (17.27%) SQL
17 24 (17.27%) E-Commerce
17 24 (17.27%) Python
17 24 (17.27%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 38 (27.34%) MS Exchange
2 27 (19.42%) IIS
3 26 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (16.55%) Apache
5 15 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (10.07%) nginx
7 8 (5.76%) CMS
8 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.88%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.16%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.16%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.16%) Node.js
11 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.44%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.72%) DNN
12 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (20.14%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.95%) MS Office
3 8 (5.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.72%) Simulink
5 1 (0.72%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) SaaS
2 4 (2.88%) IaaS
2 4 (2.88%) PaaS
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.34%) TCP/IP
2 35 (25.18%) SAN
3 23 (16.55%) NetScaler
4 21 (15.11%) DNS
4 21 (15.11%) Internet
5 16 (11.51%) Firewall
6 9 (6.47%) Wireless
6 9 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (4.32%) DHCP
7 6 (4.32%) LAN
7 6 (4.32%) WAN
8 5 (3.60%) VLAN
9 4 (2.88%) PSTN
9 4 (2.88%) VoIP
9 4 (2.88%) HTTP
9 4 (2.88%) Intranet
9 4 (2.88%) OSPF
9 4 (2.88%) BGP
9 4 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (48.20%) MySQL
2 39 (28.06%) SQL Server
3 20 (14.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (13.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (10.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.88%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.16%) DB2
8 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.27%) Subversion
3 21 (15.11%) Mercurial
4 11 (7.91%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.60%) Grunt
7 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.72%) Maven
9 1 (0.72%) JIRA
9 1 (0.72%) Ant
9 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.72%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.72%) Redmine
General
1 18 (12.95%) Marketing
2 8 (5.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.60%) Finance
3 5 (3.60%) Games
4 4 (2.88%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (35.25%) Developer
2 20 (14.39%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (14.39%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (12.23%) Administrator
4 14 (10.07%) PHP Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Web Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Junior
7 9 (6.47%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Platform Manager
8 7 (5.04%) Operations Manager
8 7 (5.04%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Service Operations Manager
9 6 (4.32%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Engineering Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.32%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) HTML
2 40 (28.78%) jQuery
3 33 (23.74%) CSS
4 32 (23.02%) Ajax
5 25 (17.99%) .NET
6 21 (15.11%) Django
7 20 (14.39%) Web Services
7 20 (14.39%) HTML5
8 19 (13.67%) CSS3
9 17 (12.23%) Backbone.js
10 15 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (10.79%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (10.79%) HTML5 Boilerplate
11 10 (7.19%) WF
12 9 (6.47%) XML
13 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
13 8 (5.76%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.88%) REST
14 4 (2.88%) LAMP
14 4 (2.88%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Clustering
2 16 (11.51%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.76%) NHS
3 8 (5.76%) BBC
4 7 (5.04%) FMCG
5 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.88%) iPhone
6 4 (2.88%) Open Source
6 4 (2.88%) CMDB
7 3 (2.16%) Replication
7 3 (2.16%) Social Media
8 2 (1.44%) PMI
9 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.41%) Windows
2 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 34 (24.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (17.27%) UNIX
4 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.04%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (4.32%) Solaris
8 4 (2.88%) CentOS
8 4 (2.88%) AIX
8 4 (2.88%) HPUX
9 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.16%) Debian
10 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.27%) E-Commerce
2 19 (13.67%) MVC
3 18 (12.95%) OO
3 18 (12.95%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (12.23%) Data Protection
5 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.79%) Web Development
7 12 (8.63%) Incident Management
8 11 (7.91%) Problem Management
8 11 (7.91%) Change Management
9 10 (7.19%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.47%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.47%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (5.76%) OO PHP
11 8 (5.76%) Online Marketing
11 8 (5.76%) ITIL
11 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.04%) Logistics
12 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.25%) JavaScript
2 40 (28.78%) PHP
3 27 (19.42%) PowerShell
4 24 (17.27%) SQL
4 24 (17.27%) Python
5 18 (12.95%) C#
6 17 (12.23%) VBScript
7 13 (9.35%) Perl
8 11 (7.91%) Bash Shell
9 10 (7.19%) VB.NET
10 9 (6.47%) C++
11 8 (5.76%) C
12 7 (5.04%) VB6
12 7 (5.04%) VBA
12 7 (5.04%) VB
13 4 (2.88%) PHP5
13 4 (2.88%) Ruby
14 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.16%) ActionScript
14 3 (2.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 15 (10.79%) CCNA
2 15 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.47%) CEH
3 9 (6.47%) GCIA
3 9 (6.47%) GSEC
3 9 (6.47%) GCFW
3 9 (6.47%) GCWN
3 9 (6.47%) GWAPT
3 9 (6.47%) GPEN
4 6 (4.32%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.60%) MCSE
6 4 (2.88%) MCP
6 4 (2.88%) CCNP
6 4 (2.88%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.76%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.76%) TickIT
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (23.74%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.14%) vSphere
3 21 (15.11%) XenApp
4 15 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.16%) Samba
6 3 (2.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.72%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.72%) QEMU
7 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (15.83%) SCCM
2 18 (12.95%) SCOM
3 7 (5.04%) Puppet
3 7 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.16%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.16%) Ansible
5 1 (0.72%) WSUS
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 54 (38.85%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.46%) VMware
3 28 (20.14%) Citrix
4 27 (19.42%) HP
5 23 (16.55%) Dell
6 19 (13.67%) Cisco
7 17 (12.23%) Twitter
8 14 (10.07%) Altiris
9 10 (7.19%) SolarWinds
10 9 (6.47%) Fortinet
10 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.47%) SAP
11 7 (5.04%) IBM
11 7 (5.04%) Oracle
12 6 (4.32%) Sun
12 6 (4.32%) Avaya
13 4 (2.88%) Apple
13 4 (2.88%) Juniper
14 3 (2.16%) Adobe
15 2 (1.44%) Facebook
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