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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 37 56 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 64 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.90% 3.50% 6.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.77% 16.03% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 39
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
215 156 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.19% 21.85% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 205 133 142
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 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 24 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 +15 36 £39,000 - 1
Hinckley - 6 £29,500 -
Loughborough +8 5 £38,000 +12.59%
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 24 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 65 (47.79%) MySQL
2 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 51 (37.50%) Windows
4 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
5 42 (30.88%) HTML
6 39 (28.68%) PHP
6 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
6 39 (28.68%) MS Exchange
6 39 (28.68%) jQuery
7 36 (26.47%) SAN
8 35 (25.74%) TCP/IP
8 35 (25.74%) VMware
9 34 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (23.53%) CSS
10 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (22.79%) Ajax
12 29 (21.32%) HP
13 28 (20.59%) Citrix
13 28 (20.59%) IIS
13 28 (20.59%) vSphere
14 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
15 26 (19.12%) MS Excel
15 26 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2007
16 24 (17.65%) UNIX
16 24 (17.65%) .NET
16 24 (17.65%) Git (software)
17 23 (16.91%) NetScaler
17 23 (16.91%) Python
17 23 (16.91%) E-Commerce

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 39 (28.68%) MS Exchange
2 28 (20.59%) IIS
3 26 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (14.71%) Apache
5 15 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (9.56%) nginx
7 8 (5.88%) CMS
8 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.94%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.21%) Node.js
10 3 (2.21%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.74%) DNN
Applications
1 26 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.76%) MS Office
3 5 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.74%) Simulink
5 1 (0.74%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.15%) SaaS
2 5 (3.68%) PaaS
2 5 (3.68%) IaaS
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.21%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.47%) SAN
2 35 (25.74%) TCP/IP
3 23 (16.91%) NetScaler
4 21 (15.44%) DNS
4 21 (15.44%) Internet
5 16 (11.76%) Firewall
6 9 (6.62%) Wireless
6 9 (6.62%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.15%) LAN
7 7 (5.15%) WAN
8 6 (4.41%) DHCP
9 5 (3.68%) VLAN
9 5 (3.68%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (2.94%) PSTN
10 4 (2.94%) VoIP
10 4 (2.94%) HTTP
10 4 (2.94%) OSPF
10 4 (2.94%) BGP
11 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
11 3 (2.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (47.79%) MySQL
2 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
3 20 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (13.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (11.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.94%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.21%) DB2
9 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.91%) Subversion
3 20 (14.71%) Mercurial
4 10 (7.35%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.68%) Grunt
7 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.74%) Ant
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) JIRA
8 1 (0.74%) Redmine
8 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (13.24%) Marketing
2 9 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.68%) Finance
3 5 (3.68%) Games
4 4 (2.94%) Back Office
5 3 (2.21%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (35.29%) Developer
2 20 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (12.50%) Administrator
4 14 (10.29%) Web Developer
4 14 (10.29%) PHP Developer
5 10 (7.35%) Junior
5 10 (7.35%) Lead Developer
5 10 (7.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Security Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Junior Developer
7 7 (5.15%) Platform Manager
7 7 (5.15%) Operations Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Service Operations Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Engineering Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Web Manager
8 6 (4.41%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) HTML
2 39 (28.68%) jQuery
3 32 (23.53%) CSS
4 31 (22.79%) Ajax
5 24 (17.65%) .NET
6 20 (14.71%) Django
7 19 (13.97%) HTML5
7 19 (13.97%) CSS3
8 18 (13.24%) Web Services
9 17 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 15 (11.03%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (11.03%) HTML5 Boilerplate
11 10 (7.35%) WF
12 8 (5.88%) XML
13 7 (5.15%) .NET Framework
14 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET
15 4 (2.94%) REST
15 4 (2.94%) Lucene
16 3 (2.21%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.24%) Clustering
2 13 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.88%) BBC
3 8 (5.88%) NHS
4 6 (4.41%) FMCG
5 5 (3.68%) iPhone
5 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.94%) Open Source
6 4 (2.94%) CMDB
7 3 (2.21%) Replication
7 3 (2.21%) Social Media
8 2 (1.47%) PMI
9 1 (0.74%) Firmware
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 51 (37.50%) Windows
2 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (17.65%) UNIX
4 20 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.41%) Solaris
7 5 (3.68%) AIX
7 5 (3.68%) HPUX
7 5 (3.68%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.21%) Debian
8 3 (2.21%) CentOS
9 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.91%) E-Commerce
2 19 (13.97%) MVC
2 19 (13.97%) OO
3 18 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 14 (10.29%) Web Development
6 12 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.09%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.09%) Change Management
8 9 (6.62%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.62%) ITIL
8 9 (6.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (5.88%) OO PHP
9 8 (5.88%) Online Marketing
9 8 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.15%) OOP
10 7 (5.15%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.41%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
2 39 (28.68%) PHP
3 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
4 23 (16.91%) Python
5 21 (15.44%) SQL
6 17 (12.50%) VBScript
7 16 (11.76%) C#
8 12 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.82%) Perl
9 11 (8.09%) VB.NET
10 9 (6.62%) C++
11 8 (5.88%) VB6
11 8 (5.88%) C
11 8 (5.88%) VBA
11 8 (5.88%) VB
12 4 (2.94%) PHP5
12 4 (2.94%) Ruby
13 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.21%) Java
14 2 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) CCNA
1 15 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (10.29%) Degree
3 9 (6.62%) CEH
3 9 (6.62%) GCIA
3 9 (6.62%) GSEC
3 9 (6.62%) GCFW
3 9 (6.62%) GCWN
3 9 (6.62%) GWAPT
3 9 (6.62%) GPEN
4 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.68%) MCSE
4 5 (3.68%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (2.94%) JNCIS
5 4 (2.94%) MCP
5 4 (2.94%) CCNP
6 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CCA
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.68%) TickIT
2 5 (3.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 34 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.59%) vSphere
3 21 (15.44%) XenApp
4 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.21%) NFS
6 3 (2.21%) Samba
7 1 (0.74%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.74%) KVM
7 1 (0.74%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 22 (16.18%) SCCM
2 18 (13.24%) SCOM
3 7 (5.15%) Puppet
3 7 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.21%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.74%) VMware
3 29 (21.32%) HP
4 28 (20.59%) Citrix
5 23 (16.91%) Dell
6 21 (15.44%) Cisco
7 17 (12.50%) Twitter
8 14 (10.29%) Altiris
9 10 (7.35%) SolarWinds
9 10 (7.35%) SAP
10 9 (6.62%) Fortinet
11 8 (5.88%) IBM
12 7 (5.15%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.15%) Oracle
13 6 (4.41%) Avaya
13 6 (4.41%) Sun
14 5 (3.68%) Apple
15 4 (2.94%) Juniper
16 2 (1.47%) Facebook
16 2 (1.47%) EPiServer
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