The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 13.73% - 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Cheadle region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 41.18% 29.41% 73.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 24
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cheadle region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cheadle

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cheadle

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cheadle region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (47.83%) C++
4 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Mac OS X
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) C
4 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (34.78%) ATL
4 8 (34.78%) Unix
4 8 (34.78%) N-Tier
5 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (21.74%) Primavera
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) vSphere
8 4 (17.39%) Puppet
8 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (21.74%) Primavera
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
1 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) Ant
3 4 (17.39%) Gradle
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C++ Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Applications Support
4 7 (30.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications Support
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps Specialist
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) ATL
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) Laravel
2 1 (4.35%) LINQ
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (34.78%) N-Tier
3 3 (13.04%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Mac OS X
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (13.04%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Security Operations
6 3 (13.04%) SIEM
6 3 (13.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C++
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) GCIA
2 3 (13.04%) GCIH
2 3 (13.04%) SANS
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (17.39%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Google