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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 7.56% 2.92% 12.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.13% 17.39% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £25,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.17% -26.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
32 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 26.89% 16.79% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 25
Average salary £46,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.48% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle
4 10 (38.46%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) Degree
5 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
7 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
7 7 (26.92%) Spring
7 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
7 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 7 (26.92%) Apache Flex
7 7 (26.92%) Kanban
7 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) EMC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.85%) DB2
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Web Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Perl Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Perl Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
2 7 (26.92%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) Apache Flex
2 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Telematics
1 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) UNIX
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Debian
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) OS/400
4 1 (3.85%) zOS
4 1 (3.85%) SUSE
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Kanban
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Management
7 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) C
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Squid
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.69%) vCloud
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) RHEV
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) EMC
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) ProCurve
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Sybase