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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.39% 12.70% 4.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 40.00% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
20 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 16.95% 31.75% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £75,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) E-business
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
Crewe, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago