Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 35 49
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 92 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.58% 6.28% 4.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.23% 29.77% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38 79 58
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,285 £43,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% +38.71% -4.62%
10th Percentile £20,750 £26,650 £21,500
90th Percentile £48,125 £60,000 £44,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +16.79%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 181 309 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 19.63% 21.08% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 160 249 229
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £49,250
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +6.76%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leicestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 17 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Loughborough -7 3 £40,000 -16.67%
Coalville +11 2 £33,750 +7.14%
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (54.55%) PHP
2 16 (48.48%) MySQL
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 12 (36.36%) DevOps
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Python
6 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
7 9 (27.27%) Unix
7 9 (27.27%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
9 7 (21.21%) Zend
9 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.21%) JIRA
9 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (18.18%) Puppet
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.18%) jQuery
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Firewall
10 6 (18.18%) LAMP
10 6 (18.18%) Perl
10 6 (18.18%) C
11 5 (15.15%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) IIS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) OSPF
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) PHPUnit
3 4 (12.12%) Redmine
3 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.09%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (15.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (12.12%) PHP Zend Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) jQuery
2 6 (18.18%) LAMP
3 5 (15.15%) Symfony
4 4 (12.12%) Ajax
4 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.12%) Laravel
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) Akka
6 1 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Django
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) Kafka
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 3 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.06%) CMDB
3 2 (6.06%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) DevOps
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) OOP
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) OOD
6 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.06%) Break/Fix
8 2 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (6.06%) IT Governance
8 2 (6.06%) Logistics
8 2 (6.06%) Open Source
8 2 (6.06%) Software Audit
9 1 (3.03%) Use Case
9 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) C
4 6 (18.18%) Perl
5 5 (15.15%) Java
6 4 (12.12%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 3 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) VB
9 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) Puppet
3 3 (9.09%) Ansible
4 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 1 (3.03%) Cacti
5 1 (3.03%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.03%) Icinga
5 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.03%) Munin
5 1 (3.03%) Opsview
5 1 (3.03%) Packer
5 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Zend
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) Xilinx
3 2 (6.06%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter