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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 12.36% 15.66% 12.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.11% 65.00% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
18 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 20.22% 24.10% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 35
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £20,400 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crewe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) 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 Database 11g
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
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 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
5 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (21.74%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 R12
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (34.78%) Essbase
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DBA
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
1 5 (21.74%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) Django
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%) Clustering
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%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
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%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Market Making
6 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) E-business
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
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%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
Crewe
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago