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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.98% - 9.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% - 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £43,750 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 18.60% 16.67% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 39
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) C#
9 2 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) OOP
9 2 (14.29%) OO
9 2 (14.29%) Data Management
9 2 (14.29%) Ajax
9 2 (14.29%) Telematics
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (7.14%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) WATIR
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Team Leader
2 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (35.71%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 4 (28.57%) Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
7 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (7.14%) Wayland
3 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Telematics
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle