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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 6.45% 19.61% 8.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 38.46% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £36,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 - £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
6 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 19.35% 50.98% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 18
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable from £28.000 / £40,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago