The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 18.37% 15.59% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.00% 61.70% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Crewe region.

Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 25.51% 25.27% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 35
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Linux
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Linux Salary Trend in Crewe

Linux
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crewe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) UNIX
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Essbase
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Middleware
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (21.74%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (34.78%) Essbase
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DBA
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
1 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (8.70%) Django
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) UNIX
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Market Making
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) E-business
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
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