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 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 20 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 183 291 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.80% 9.31% 6.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.09% 33.56% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 150 239 206
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,450 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 507 867 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.85% 27.75% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 442 710 706
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 May 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 May 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
Northamptonshire -4 69 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Nottinghamshire -6 67 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Leicestershire -22 15 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Derbyshire -8 12 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Lincolnshire +2 7 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Rutland -2 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 165 (41.88%) Windows
2 115 (29.19%) MySQL
3 109 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (26.90%) JavaScript
5 94 (23.86%) Git (software)
6 86 (21.83%) HTML
6 86 (21.83%) PHP
7 85 (21.57%) Java
8 79 (20.05%) CSS
8 79 (20.05%) Degree
9 76 (19.29%) Web Services
9 76 (19.29%) SQL
10 74 (18.78%) Software Engineering
11 69 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
12 66 (16.75%) LAMP
13 64 (16.24%) Apache
13 64 (16.24%) Computer Science
14 62 (15.74%) DevOps
15 59 (14.97%) Python
16 57 (14.47%) C++
17 55 (13.96%) Unix
18 53 (13.45%) OO
19 51 (12.94%) VMware
20 44 (11.17%) Firewall
20 44 (11.17%) Windows Server
21 43 (10.91%) Microsoft
22 42 (10.66%) Ubuntu
23 39 (9.90%) OOP
24 38 (9.64%) MVC
25 37 (9.39%) SQL Server

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 64 (16.24%) Apache
2 23 (5.84%) IIS
3 16 (4.06%) nginx
3 16 (4.06%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.05%) WordPress
6 10 (2.54%) JBoss
7 7 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.27%) CMS
9 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.76%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.25%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.25%) Liferay
12 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.78%) Maple
2 7 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 69 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.78%) GitHub
6 5 (1.27%) SaaS
7 4 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.02%) Office 365
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.51%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.51%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (0.51%) G Suite
8 2 (0.51%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.17%) Firewall
2 27 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.08%) LAN
4 18 (4.57%) DNS
4 18 (4.57%) SAN
5 16 (4.06%) WAN
6 14 (3.55%) Wireless
7 10 (2.54%) SSH
8 9 (2.28%) Internet
9 8 (2.03%) SSL
10 6 (1.52%) HTTPS
11 5 (1.27%) RS-485
12 4 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.02%) FTP
12 4 (1.02%) HTTP
12 4 (1.02%) IPv6
12 4 (1.02%) Network Security
12 4 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (1.02%) SS7
12 4 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (29.19%) MySQL
2 37 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.58%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.06%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.30%) DB2
7 13 (3.30%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.05%) Redis
9 11 (2.79%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.54%) Big Data
11 8 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.02%) SAP HANA
14 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.76%) QlikView
15 3 (0.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 94 (23.86%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.09%) JIRA
3 17 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.31%) Subversion
4 14 (3.55%) GitLab
5 13 (3.30%) LabVIEW
6 12 (3.05%) PHPUnit
7 10 (2.54%) JUnit
7 10 (2.54%) Redmine
8 9 (2.28%) SonarQube
9 6 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.27%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.27%) Gradle
10 5 (1.27%) Mocha
10 5 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.02%) Grunt
11 4 (1.02%) gulp
12 3 (0.76%) GCC
12 3 (0.76%) PVCS
13 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (6.35%) Finance
2 22 (5.58%) Retail
3 17 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.55%) Electronics
4 14 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.28%) Marketing
6 8 (2.03%) Games
7 7 (1.78%) Banking
8 6 (1.52%) Automotive
9 5 (1.27%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.02%) Publishing
11 2 (0.51%) French Language
11 2 (0.51%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 136 (34.52%) Developer
2 49 (12.44%) Analyst
3 45 (11.42%) PHP Developer
4 43 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 35 (8.88%) Senior Developer
6 34 (8.63%) Linux Engineer
7 33 (8.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 31 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (7.61%) Support Analyst
10 29 (7.36%) Administrator
11 25 (6.35%) Software Developer
12 24 (6.09%) Java Developer
13 22 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 22 (5.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 20 (5.08%) Server Analyst
14 20 (5.08%) Server Support
14 20 (5.08%) Server Support Analyst
15 19 (4.82%) LAMP Developer
16 17 (4.31%) Embedded Engineer
16 17 (4.31%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (21.83%) HTML
2 79 (20.05%) CSS
3 76 (19.29%) Web Services
4 66 (16.75%) LAMP
5 35 (8.88%) HTML5
6 30 (7.61%) jQuery
7 29 (7.36%) SOAP
8 28 (7.11%) AngularJS
9 27 (6.85%) Symfony
10 24 (6.09%) Spring
11 20 (5.08%) CSS3
12 19 (4.82%) .NET
12 19 (4.82%) Ajax
13 18 (4.57%) Hibernate
14 17 (4.31%) Ruby on Rails
14 17 (4.31%) XML
15 14 (3.55%) J2EE
15 14 (3.55%) Java EE
16 12 (3.05%) JSON
16 12 (3.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.24%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.58%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (4.57%) Algorithms
4 17 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.05%) Device Driver
7 11 (2.79%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.52%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.27%) iPhone
10 5 (1.27%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.02%) CMDB
11 4 (1.02%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.02%) Social Media
12 3 (0.76%) Clustering
12 3 (0.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 165 (41.88%) Windows
2 55 (13.96%) Unix
3 44 (11.17%) Windows Server
4 42 (10.66%) Ubuntu
5 24 (6.09%) CentOS
6 23 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (5.08%) Debian
7 20 (5.08%) Mac OS
8 18 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (3.30%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (2.54%) Android
11 10 (2.54%) Data ONTAP
11 10 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (2.54%) HPUX
12 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.02%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.51%) Fedora
15 2 (0.51%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (18.78%) Software Engineering
3 62 (15.74%) DevOps
4 53 (13.45%) OO
5 39 (9.90%) OOP
6 38 (9.64%) MVC
7 31 (7.87%) TDD
8 30 (7.61%) Mathematics
9 28 (7.11%) Scrum
10 27 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 24 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.84%) Computer Vision
12 23 (5.84%) SDLC
13 22 (5.58%) Physics
14 21 (5.33%) Customer Requirements
15 20 (5.08%) Web Development
16 19 (4.82%) Open Source
17 18 (4.57%) Unit Testing
18 17 (4.31%) Signal Processing
19 16 (4.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (26.90%) JavaScript
2 86 (21.83%) PHP
3 85 (21.57%) Java
4 76 (19.29%) SQL
5 59 (14.97%) Python
6 57 (14.47%) C++
7 34 (8.63%) C#
8 29 (7.36%) C
9 27 (6.85%) Ruby
10 22 (5.58%) PowerShell
10 22 (5.58%) Shell Script
11 20 (5.08%) Bash Shell
12 18 (4.57%) MATLAB
13 17 (4.31%) Perl
14 14 (3.55%) R
15 11 (2.79%) COBOL
16 9 (2.28%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.78%) Scala
18 5 (1.27%) Embedded C
18 5 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 79 (20.05%) Degree
2 27 (6.85%) PhD
3 25 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.02%) LPIC
7 3 (0.76%) MCP
8 2 (0.51%) HNC
8 2 (0.51%) HND
8 2 (0.51%) MCSA
8 2 (0.51%) MCSE
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.51%) OCA
8 2 (0.51%) OCP
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.51%) RHCE
8 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.78%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) GCP
3 4 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.02%) JTAG
3 4 (1.02%) QA
4 3 (0.76%) MISRA
5 2 (0.51%) HL7
5 2 (0.51%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) DICOM
System Software
1 34 (8.63%) Docker
2 28 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.60%) Active Directory
4 18 (4.57%) Firmware
5 16 (4.06%) vSphere
6 13 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.27%) NFS
9 4 (1.02%) iptables
10 3 (0.76%) Xen
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.51%) Postfix
11 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.25%) Samba
12 1 (0.25%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.25%) Varnish
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (5.08%) Ansible
2 19 (4.82%) Puppet
3 18 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.78%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.27%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.27%) SCCM
5 5 (1.27%) Terraform
6 4 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.02%) CFEngine
6 4 (1.02%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.02%) SCOM
7 2 (0.51%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.25%) Cacti
8 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.25%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.25%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.25%) Rancher
8 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (12.94%) VMware
2 43 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.12%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.36%) Oracle
5 20 (5.08%) Citrix
6 17 (4.31%) NetApp
7 14 (3.55%) Zend
8 13 (3.30%) Cisco
9 10 (2.54%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.03%) SAP
10 8 (2.03%) Xilinx
11 7 (1.78%) hybris
12 6 (1.52%) IBM
13 5 (1.27%) Google
14 4 (1.02%) BT
14 4 (1.02%) Cognizant
14 4 (1.02%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.76%) Attivio
15 3 (0.76%) Embarcadero
15 3 (0.76%) Freescale
Northamptonshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Kirkby-in-ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + 10-25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, UK
Node4 Limited
Salary: £35,000 DOE Plus On-Call Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Northampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Market Harborough
Travelsphere and Just You
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago