The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Cheadle region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 10.77% 26.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 65.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £30,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 61.54% 40.82% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £17,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
Manchester

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Military
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Communications Security
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
3 1 (14.29%) FxCop
3 1 (14.29%) StyleCop
3 1 (14.29%) Moq
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Ninject
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) Grails
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Communications Security
2 2 (28.57%) RUP
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) CMMI
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Process
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Tcl
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (14.29%) Wonderware
3 1 (14.29%) SolidWorks