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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 26 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.05% 6.53% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 26.76% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 5
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
24 71 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.32% 24.40% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 26
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,200 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 11 (44.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) Django
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) LANDesk
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) VoIP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (24.00%) SAN
5 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X
5 6 (24.00%) Apple
5 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) MySQL
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Support
6 1 (4.00%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Django
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) Behat
3 3 (12.00%) Laravel
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) LPAR
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 6 (24.00%) Web Development
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.00%) Server Building
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Apple
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) GFI Software
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) New Relic
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Chester, Cheshire
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