The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.54% 16.67% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 50.00% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Median salary £25,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -27.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +5.00%
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
16 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 28.07% 33.33% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 22
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

The demand trend of job ads across the Altrincham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Altrincham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (72.73%) iPad
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
3 12 (54.55%) Perl
4 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) Apache
7 7 (31.82%) LAMP
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) Ajax
9 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
9 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
10 4 (18.18%) Firewall
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco
11 3 (13.64%) AIX
11 3 (13.64%) Java
11 3 (13.64%) Oracle
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
11 3 (13.64%) Fedora
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (31.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) LAMP
2 5 (22.73%) Ajax
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) iPad
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) Fedora
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
1 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 12 (54.55%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft