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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.07% 10.00% 14.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 57.14% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 17
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
26 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 21.14% 17.50% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 21
Average salary £28,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £31,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (43.48%) SQL
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (34.78%) Essbase
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
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%) Oracle Database
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (17.39%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) Middleware

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Essbase
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) DBA
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
1 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Django
4 1 (4.35%) GStreamer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.70%) SCADA
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Market Making
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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