The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 22 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.78% 8.33% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.14% 37.50% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 6
Median salary £42,500 £28,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.65% 22.22% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 38
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Linux
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Chester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (16.67%) Telematics
5 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (16.67%) Puppet
5 3 (16.67%) Laravel
5 3 (16.67%) Behat
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) Firmware
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) GPRS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.11%) GPRS
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) Gradle
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Unix Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.56%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Behat
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) Laravel
1 3 (16.67%) Spring
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Django
2 2 (11.11%) Guava
2 2 (11.11%) JAX-RS
2 2 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Telematics
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) CAN bus
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
2 2 (11.11%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) QMS
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
4 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) New Relic
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
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