The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 15 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 206 379 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.03% 11.91% 7.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.92% 42.63% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126 274 218
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £51,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 590 889 856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.14% 27.93% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 459 662 731
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +12.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,840 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux 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 in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Linux in the East Midlands

Linux
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux 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 March 2017. 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 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 -1 99 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Leicestershire -23 35 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Northamptonshire -22 32 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Derbyshire -5 28 £31,500 -16.76% 4
Lincolnshire -3 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Rutland +3 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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.

1 167 (35.99%) MySQL
2 158 (34.05%) Windows
3 146 (31.47%) JavaScript
4 142 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (25.65%) Git (software)
6 110 (23.71%) PHP
7 104 (22.41%) HTML
8 99 (21.34%) CSS
9 98 (21.12%) Java
10 97 (20.91%) Unix
11 91 (19.61%) Web Services
12 85 (18.32%) LAMP
13 84 (18.10%) VMware
13 84 (18.10%) SQL
13 84 (18.10%) DevOps
14 78 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
15 74 (15.95%) Software Engineering
15 74 (15.95%) Apache
16 66 (14.22%) Python
17 65 (14.01%) Microsoft
18 64 (13.79%) Ubuntu
19 63 (13.58%) Degree
19 63 (13.58%) TDD
20 61 (13.15%) Red Hat
21 60 (12.93%) C++
21 60 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
22 59 (12.72%) MVC
23 55 (11.85%) HTML5
23 55 (11.85%) Jenkins
24 53 (11.42%) Active Directory

Linux
Co-occurring 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 74 (15.95%) Apache
2 27 (5.82%) IIS
3 19 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.23%) JBoss
4 15 (3.23%) nginx
5 11 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.37%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.37%) WordPress
6 9 (1.94%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.51%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.29%) CMS
9 5 (1.08%) CloudStack
9 5 (1.08%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 25 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.37%) MS Office
3 8 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.65%) OrCAD
4 3 (0.65%) Simulink
5 2 (0.43%) Maple
6 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 78 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.31%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.94%) Office 365
5 8 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.08%) G Suite
7 4 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.65%) SaaS
9 2 (0.43%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.22%) GitHub
10 1 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.99%) Firewall
2 31 (6.68%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.03%) DNS
4 25 (5.39%) LAN
4 25 (5.39%) SAN
5 21 (4.53%) WAN
6 12 (2.59%) Internet
6 12 (2.59%) IPv6
6 12 (2.59%) Network Security
7 11 (2.37%) SSL
8 10 (2.16%) Wireless
9 9 (1.94%) SSH
10 8 (1.72%) HTTPS
11 6 (1.29%) RS-485
12 5 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.08%) DHCP
12 5 (1.08%) HTTP
13 4 (0.86%) FTP
13 4 (0.86%) SNMP
13 4 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (35.99%) MySQL
2 44 (9.48%) MongoDB
3 40 (8.62%) SQL Server
4 26 (5.60%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.23%) DB2
6 15 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.02%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.80%) SAP HANA
8 13 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (2.37%) Big Data
10 10 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.08%) Redis
11 5 (1.08%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.65%) QlikView
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (25.65%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 36 (7.76%) JIRA
4 34 (7.33%) PHPUnit
5 30 (6.47%) JUnit
6 27 (5.82%) Artifactory
7 26 (5.60%) Cucumber
7 26 (5.60%) GitLab
7 26 (5.60%) Redmine
8 25 (5.39%) Gradle
8 25 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (2.59%) Subversion
10 7 (1.51%) Maven
10 7 (1.51%) Selenium
10 7 (1.51%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.29%) MSBuild
12 5 (1.08%) LabVIEW
12 5 (1.08%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.08%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 52 (11.21%) Finance
2 44 (9.48%) Retail
3 26 (5.60%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.37%) Electronics
6 8 (1.72%) Marketing
6 8 (1.72%) Publishing
7 6 (1.29%) Banking
8 5 (1.08%) Automotive
8 5 (1.08%) Front Office
9 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 153 (32.97%) Developer
2 69 (14.87%) PHP Developer
3 56 (12.07%) Senior Developer
4 51 (10.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 48 (10.34%) Analyst
6 46 (9.91%) Software Engineer
7 44 (9.48%) Systems Administrator
8 39 (8.41%) Administrator
8 39 (8.41%) Linux Engineer
9 35 (7.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 34 (7.33%) MySQL Developer
11 33 (7.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 31 (6.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 28 (6.03%) Architect
14 27 (5.82%) Junior
15 25 (5.39%) Support Analyst
16 24 (5.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 24 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 24 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
16 24 (5.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (22.41%) HTML
2 99 (21.34%) CSS
3 91 (19.61%) Web Services
4 85 (18.32%) LAMP
5 55 (11.85%) HTML5
6 50 (10.78%) Symfony
7 43 (9.27%) Ajax
8 41 (8.84%) jQuery
9 39 (8.41%) Spring
10 38 (8.19%) AngularJS
11 34 (7.33%) J2EE
12 32 (6.90%) Spring MVC
13 29 (6.25%) JMS
13 29 (6.25%) JSON
14 28 (6.03%) REST
15 25 (5.39%) ActiveMQ
16 24 (5.17%) .NET
17 22 (4.74%) SOAP
18 20 (4.31%) RESTful
19 13 (2.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.31%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.09%) Linux Command Line
4 18 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.02%) Mainframe
6 12 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (2.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 11 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.72%) CMDB
9 8 (1.72%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.29%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.08%) IBM XIV
11 5 (1.08%) iPhone
11 5 (1.08%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.08%) Verilog
11 5 (1.08%) VHDL
12 4 (0.86%) e-Health
12 4 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 158 (34.05%) Windows
2 97 (20.91%) Unix
3 64 (13.79%) Ubuntu
4 51 (10.99%) Windows Server
5 47 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (8.19%) CentOS
7 35 (7.54%) Debian
8 34 (7.33%) Mac OS
9 20 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (3.66%) Android
11 11 (2.37%) HPUX
12 9 (1.94%) AIX
12 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
14 7 (1.51%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (1.29%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.65%) zOS
17 2 (0.43%) Fedora
17 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (18.10%) DevOps
3 74 (15.95%) Software Engineering
4 63 (13.58%) TDD
5 60 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (12.72%) MVC
7 46 (9.91%) Scrum
8 44 (9.48%) OOP
9 41 (8.84%) OO
10 39 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (7.54%) Mentoring
12 30 (6.47%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.82%) Customer Requirements
14 26 (5.60%) BDD
14 26 (5.60%) OOD
14 26 (5.60%) SDLC
15 23 (4.96%) E-Commerce
15 23 (4.96%) Refactoring
16 22 (4.74%) Multithreading
17 21 (4.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (31.47%) JavaScript
2 110 (23.71%) PHP
3 98 (21.12%) Java
4 84 (18.10%) SQL
5 66 (14.22%) Python
6 60 (12.93%) C++
7 40 (8.62%) C#
8 32 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 31 (6.68%) C
9 31 (6.68%) Ruby
9 31 (6.68%) Shell Script
10 27 (5.82%) PowerShell
11 22 (4.74%) Perl
12 12 (2.59%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.59%) Embedded C++
12 12 (2.59%) Groovy
12 12 (2.59%) MATLAB
12 12 (2.59%) R
13 11 (2.37%) COBOL
14 8 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 63 (13.58%) Degree
2 30 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (2.37%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.72%) LPIC
6 8 (1.72%) PhD
7 4 (0.86%) MCP
8 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.43%) CCNA
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.43%) MCSA
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MCSE
10 1 (0.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.59%) JTAG
2 11 (2.37%) SLA
3 10 (2.16%) MISRA
4 8 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.51%) QA
6 6 (1.29%) GCP
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) DICOM
7 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 53 (11.42%) Active Directory
2 43 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.47%) vSphere
4 26 (5.60%) Docker
5 23 (4.96%) Hyper-V
6 18 (3.88%) Firmware
7 14 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.72%) Xen
9 5 (1.08%) NFS
9 5 (1.08%) XenServer
10 4 (0.86%) iptables
10 4 (0.86%) vCloud
11 2 (0.43%) KVM
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.43%) Postfix
11 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.22%) Squid
12 1 (0.22%) Varnish
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (6.90%) Puppet
2 30 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (6.03%) Ansible
4 15 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 15 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.16%) SCCM
6 9 (1.94%) Terraform
7 8 (1.72%) SCOM
8 7 (1.51%) HAProxy
8 7 (1.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 7 (1.51%) SCDPM
9 6 (1.29%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.08%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.08%) Nagios
11 4 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.86%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.86%) OpenView
11 4 (0.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 2 (0.43%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 84 (18.10%) VMware
2 65 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 61 (13.15%) Red Hat
4 34 (7.33%) Oracle
5 27 (5.82%) hybris
6 23 (4.96%) Cisco
7 22 (4.74%) IBM
8 21 (4.53%) Citrix
9 18 (3.88%) NetApp
9 18 (3.88%) SAP
10 14 (3.02%) HP
10 14 (3.02%) Zend
11 10 (2.16%) Google
11 10 (2.16%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.94%) Xilinx
13 8 (1.72%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.51%) Brocade
14 7 (1.51%) Dell
14 7 (1.51%) EMC
14 7 (1.51%) Veeam
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton-in-ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, life assura
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 15 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Brilliant Benefit Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago