The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - 18 28
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.37% 7.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.67% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 Bolton region.

Operating Systems Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 21.43% 20.55% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 34
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Linux
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bolton region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bolton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) Facebook
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) New Relic
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Redis
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
1 2 (40.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware