Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 14 29
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 6.06% 14.92% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.54% 52.11% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 8
Lincolnshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.72% -14.45%
10th Percentile £26,000 £18,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £46,000 £37,500 £37,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +14.29%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lincolnshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 71 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 26.89% 28.63% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 31
Lincolnshire median annual salary £23,500 £32,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.56% +12.28% +14.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Lincolnshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Lincolnshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Lincolnshire

Linux
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Lincoln -12 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Louth - 2 £35,000 -
Sleaford - 2 £27,500 -
Barton-upon-Humber -5 1 £30,000 +13.21% 6
Stamford - 1 £33,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) PHP
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) LAMP
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) EDI
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 5 (31.25%) Asana
6 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Asana
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Development Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Development Team Leader
1 5 (31.25%) Development Team Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) LAMP
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 5 (31.25%) EDI
2 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) Behat
4 1 (6.25%) Doctrine
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) BCP
7 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Network Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Go
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP 7
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSA
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Ambari
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) rkt
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam