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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Altrincham
Rank 8 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 21.05% 12.28% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 41.18% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 5
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
51 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 44.74% 29.82% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 15 24
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (51.61%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 15 (48.39%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 14 (45.16%) iPad
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
5 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) Ajax
6 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
7 9 (29.03%) Front End Development
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
9 7 (22.58%) Citrix
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (19.35%) Packer
10 6 (19.35%) Docker

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 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (16.13%) JBoss
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) CouchDB
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (22.58%) IT Support
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) CSS
2 10 (32.26%) Ajax
3 4 (12.90%) LAMP
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
4 2 (6.45%) CSS3
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 2 (6.45%) Meteor
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) iPad
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) AIX
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
3 9 (29.03%) Front End Development
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) OWASP
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Management
6 5 (16.13%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Perl
1 15 (48.39%) PHP
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Docker
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (19.35%) Packer
2 5 (16.13%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) HP SIM
3 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) Aquila
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) GFI Software
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec