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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 27 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 6.55% 0.97% 15.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.83% 7.69% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 22
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £56,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
41 13 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 24.40% 12.62% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 38
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £33,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) SSL
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) HTTP
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) C
8 2 (13.33%) C++
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (13.33%) ISEB
8 2 (13.33%) Middleware
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (13.33%) SCADA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) SSL
3 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.67%) Django
3 1 (6.67%) GStreamer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SCADA
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
Crewe
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Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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