Linux Jobs in the Midlands

Linux
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands requiring Linux skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Linux over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 46 71 34
Rank change year-on-year +25 -37 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 613 389 821
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.37% 4.58% 7.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.21% 31.65% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 352 242 393
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £33,500
25th Percentile £37,875 £44,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £59,063 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £79,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £63,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.70% +5.00% +4.35%

All Operating Systems
Midlands

Linux falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,792 1,229 2,062
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 12.76% 14.47% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 815 1,393
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £24,625
25th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £53,750 £58,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in the Midlands

Linux
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Linux in the Midlands

Linux
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Linux in the Midlands

Linux
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
East Midlands +31 325 £50,000 -13.04% 34
West Midlands +8 288 £54,000 -1.82% 44
Linux
England

Linux
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (3.92%) Microsoft Exchange
2 16 (2.61%) Apache
3 14 (2.28%) nginx
4 13 (2.12%) IIS
5 12 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.14%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.65%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.49%) Confluence
10 2 (0.33%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.33%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) CMS
11 1 (0.16%) JBoss
11 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.16%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.33%) CATIA
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.33%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) NEC Housing
2 4 (0.65%) Maximo
2 4 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 4 (0.65%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.33%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.16%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 186 (30.34%) Azure
2 85 (13.87%) AWS
3 71 (11.58%) IBM Cloud
4 52 (8.48%) Microsoft 365
5 36 (5.87%) Entra ID
6 24 (3.92%) SaaS
7 20 (3.26%) GitHub
8 17 (2.77%) GCP
9 14 (2.28%) Azure DevOps
10 9 (1.47%) Azure Logic Apps
10 9 (1.47%) GitHub Actions
11 8 (1.31%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.31%) IaaS
11 8 (1.31%) PaaS
12 7 (1.14%) OCI
13 6 (0.98%) Amazon EKS
14 5 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.82%) Google Workspace
14 5 (0.82%) npm
14 5 (0.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 86 (14.03%) Internet
2 74 (12.07%) Firewall
3 72 (11.75%) Network Security
4 66 (10.77%) WLAN
5 35 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 31 (5.06%) DNS
7 26 (4.24%) SAN
8 24 (3.92%) VPN
9 23 (3.75%) DHCP
10 19 (3.10%) VLAN
11 18 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (2.61%) IPsec
13 14 (2.28%) LAN
14 12 (1.96%) WAN
15 9 (1.47%) BGP
15 9 (1.47%) Bluetooth
15 9 (1.47%) HTTP
16 8 (1.31%) 802.11
16 8 (1.31%) Wireless
16 8 (1.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.64%) PostgreSQL
2 84 (13.70%) MongoDB
3 77 (12.56%) DB2
4 72 (11.75%) NoSQL
5 56 (9.14%) SQL Server
6 49 (7.99%) MySQL
7 25 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.28%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.14%) Ingres
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.98%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.65%) Big Data
14 4 (0.65%) DynamoDB
14 4 (0.65%) Redis
14 4 (0.65%) UniData
Development Applications
1 55 (8.97%) Git
2 30 (4.89%) JIRA
3 18 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 15 (2.45%) Subversion
5 11 (1.79%) GitLab
6 9 (1.47%) GNU Toolchain
7 7 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.82%) gulp
8 5 (0.82%) webpack
9 3 (0.49%) IBM UrbanCode
10 2 (0.33%) CANoe
10 2 (0.33%) GCC
10 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.16%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 114 (18.60%) Social Skills
2 83 (13.54%) Public Sector
3 76 (12.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 54 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (7.67%) Finance
6 41 (6.69%) Electronics
7 25 (4.08%) Law
8 21 (3.43%) Automotive
8 21 (3.43%) Retail
9 20 (3.26%) Manufacturing
10 17 (2.77%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.63%) Local Government
11 10 (1.63%) Marketing
12 8 (1.31%) Police
13 7 (1.14%) Legal
13 7 (1.14%) Military
14 5 (0.82%) iGaming
15 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.65%) Influencing Skills
16 3 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (14.68%) IT Engineer
1 90 (14.68%) IT Support
2 87 (14.19%) Support Engineer
3 86 (14.03%) Senior
4 78 (12.72%) Azure Engineer
4 78 (12.72%) Developer
5 72 (11.75%) IT Support Engineer
6 71 (11.58%) Full Stack Engineer
7 63 (10.28%) Software Engineer
8 54 (8.81%) Administrator
9 51 (8.32%) Embedded Engineer
10 50 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 43 (7.01%) Linux Engineer
12 36 (5.87%) Analyst
13 31 (5.06%) DBA
14 29 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
17 25 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
18 24 (3.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (17.29%) HTML
2 100 (16.31%) .NET
3 99 (16.15%) CSS
4 87 (14.19%) React
5 85 (13.87%) jQuery
6 84 (13.70%) Web Services
7 78 (12.72%) AngularJS
7 78 (12.72%) REST
8 77 (12.56%) Vue
9 72 (11.75%) ASP.NET
10 71 (11.58%) ASP.NET Core
10 71 (11.58%) Backbone.js
10 71 (11.58%) Ember.js
10 71 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (3.75%) Laravel
12 21 (3.43%) HTML5
13 18 (2.94%) Yocto
14 16 (2.61%) MFC
14 16 (2.61%) Node.js
15 14 (2.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.21%) Algorithms
2 78 (12.72%) Data Structures
2 78 (12.72%) Driving Licence
3 72 (11.75%) Hybrid Cloud
4 71 (11.58%) Blockchain
4 71 (11.58%) e-Learning
5 65 (10.60%) Onboarding
6 23 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 23 (3.75%) IoT
6 23 (3.75%) Public Cloud
7 21 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (3.26%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (2.12%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (1.96%) Cloud Native
12 11 (1.79%) Replication
13 10 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.63%) PKI
14 9 (1.47%) Clustering
14 9 (1.47%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 328 (53.51%) Windows
2 72 (11.75%) Android
3 71 (11.58%) Apple iOS
4 70 (11.42%) Windows Server
5 60 (9.79%) Unix
6 38 (6.20%) Embedded Linux
7 34 (5.55%) Ubuntu
8 33 (5.38%) CentOS
9 24 (3.92%) SUSE
10 20 (3.26%) Debian
11 16 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (2.61%) Solaris
12 13 (2.12%) Windows 10
13 10 (1.63%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.63%) Windows Server 2019
14 7 (1.14%) AIX
15 6 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (30.02%) Agile
2 162 (26.43%) Mentoring
3 157 (25.61%) Problem-Solving
4 110 (17.94%) Computer Science
4 110 (17.94%) Software Engineering
5 95 (15.50%) Full Stack Development
6 94 (15.33%) User Experience
7 90 (14.68%) Web Development
8 86 (14.03%) Artificial Intelligence
8 86 (14.03%) ITIL
9 85 (13.87%) OO
10 83 (13.54%) Coaching
10 83 (13.54%) OOP
11 82 (13.38%) MVC
12 75 (12.23%) Design Patterns
12 75 (12.23%) SOLID
13 74 (12.07%) Code Quality
14 71 (11.58%) Co-Creation
14 71 (11.58%) Design Thinking
14 71 (11.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 171 (27.90%) SQL
2 122 (19.90%) C#
3 118 (19.25%) JavaScript
4 92 (15.01%) C++
5 88 (14.36%) C
6 79 (12.89%) Python
7 43 (7.01%) PowerShell
8 38 (6.20%) Java
9 30 (4.89%) Bash
9 30 (4.89%) TypeScript
10 29 (4.73%) PHP
11 23 (3.75%) Embedded C
12 19 (3.10%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.94%) VB
14 16 (2.61%) Assembly Language
15 7 (1.14%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.98%) Embedded C++
16 6 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.82%) Go
17 5 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 155 (25.29%) Degree
2 86 (14.03%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (13.87%) CCNA
3 85 (13.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 82 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 76 (12.40%) CCNP
6 73 (11.91%) MCSE
7 68 (11.09%) MCP
8 65 (10.60%) LPIC
9 51 (8.32%) Security Cleared
10 23 (3.75%) Azure Certification
11 20 (3.26%) SC Cleared
12 14 (2.28%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.12%) AWS Certification
14 12 (1.96%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 12 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
15 10 (1.63%) HNC
16 8 (1.31%) OCP
17 7 (1.14%) DBS Check
17 7 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.43%) QA
2 17 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.63%) GDPR
4 8 (1.31%) Accessibility
4 8 (1.31%) NIST
5 7 (1.14%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.82%) MISRA
7 3 (0.49%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.33%) AUTOSAR
8 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 80 (13.05%) Active Directory
2 46 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.20%) Docker
4 37 (6.04%) Hyper-V
5 33 (5.38%) Firmware
6 15 (2.45%) vSphere
7 14 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (2.12%) Embedded Firmware
9 8 (1.31%) VMware Server
10 7 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.82%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.33%) pfSense
14 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (4.89%) Kubernetes
2 28 (4.57%) Ansible
3 21 (3.43%) Terraform
4 14 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
4 14 (2.28%) SCOM
5 12 (1.96%) vCenter Server
6 6 (0.98%) Prometheus
6 6 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.65%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.65%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.65%) vMotion
8 4 (0.65%) WSUS
9 3 (0.49%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.49%) Functional Safety
10 2 (0.33%) Nagios
10 2 (0.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 169 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 102 (16.64%) Cisco
3 87 (14.19%) IBM
3 87 (14.19%) Red Hat
4 78 (12.72%) VMware
5 40 (6.53%) Oracle
6 19 (3.10%) Veeam
7 18 (2.94%) Citrix
8 13 (2.12%) Remedy
9 10 (1.63%) Google
10 9 (1.47%) NVIDIA
11 8 (1.31%) NEC
11 8 (1.31%) Ubiquiti
12 7 (1.14%) Databricks
12 7 (1.14%) Dell
13 6 (0.98%) ESET
13 6 (0.98%) QNX
14 5 (0.82%) NetApp
14 5 (0.82%) Palo Alto
14 5 (0.82%) SolidFire