The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.78% 11.03% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.61% 41.03% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 5
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 34.44% 26.90% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) C
3 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) Delphi
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SugarCRM
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Perl Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Perl Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
4 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 2 (12.50%) zOS
4 2 (12.50%) OS/400
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) HPUX
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Kanban
2 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) C
4 5 (31.25%) Delphi
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) KVM
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) BMC
4 2 (12.50%) CA
4 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
5 1 (6.25%) Zend
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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