The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 16.00% 5.36% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.00% 24.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £50,750 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Operating Systems Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 33.33% 22.32% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 26
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Linux
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Altrincham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
1 17 (73.91%) PHP
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
1 17 (73.91%) jQuery
2 13 (56.52%) Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) Web Development
3 10 (43.48%) Web Design
3 10 (43.48%) CMS
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) W3C
3 10 (43.48%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (43.48%) Internet
3 10 (43.48%) XHTML
3 10 (43.48%) Web Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) User Experience
4 9 (39.13%) Apache
4 9 (39.13%) MySQL
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) Change Control
7 5 (21.74%) CentOS
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Google
8 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) CRM

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) CMS
2 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) GSM
2 2 (8.70%) PBX
2 2 (8.70%) PSTN
2 2 (8.70%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
1 17 (73.91%) PHP Developer
2 10 (43.48%) PHP Web Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
1 17 (73.91%) jQuery
2 10 (43.48%) XHTML
3 4 (17.39%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) W3C
1 10 (43.48%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) New Media
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) openSUSE
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
4 2 (8.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Web Development
1 10 (43.48%) Web Design
1 10 (43.48%) Web Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Change Control
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
1 17 (73.91%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) HAProxy
1 2 (8.70%) Graphite
1 2 (8.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
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