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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 33 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.57% 3.80% 11.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 26.09% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £20,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
34 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 20.24% 14.56% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 27
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £60,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 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 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Network Security
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Essbase
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) HTTP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (23.53%) SSL
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) Hyperion
6 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Essbase
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.88%) Django
2 1 (5.88%) GStreamer
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) SCADA
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Market Making
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Hyperion
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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