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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.07% 5.14% 5.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 33.33% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 5
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
52 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.13% 15.43% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 17 21
Median salary £32,000 £26,041 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.88% -5.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (50.00%) Python
2 16 (47.06%) DevOps
3 15 (44.12%) Django
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) Web Development
6 12 (35.29%) Open Source
7 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) MySQL
7 7 (20.59%) Unix
8 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) PHP
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
8 6 (17.65%) Apple
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco
8 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.65%) VoIP
8 6 (17.65%) SAN
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.65%) LANDesk
8 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 5 (14.71%) Puppet
9 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
10 4 (11.76%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
1 6 (17.65%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) GitLab
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Python Developer
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Django Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.94%) AIX Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Django
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (5.88%) Behat
5 2 (5.88%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) LPAR
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) Mac OS X
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.82%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Web Development
3 12 (35.29%) Open Source
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Change Control
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
7 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.94%) Server Building
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Apple
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) LANDesk
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) GFI Software
4 3 (8.82%) ION Trading
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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