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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 28 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 5.00% 9.24% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.69% 32.35% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 14
Average salary £31,250 £36,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.19% -52.00%
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
29 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 24.17% 28.57% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 33
Average salary £27,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £75,000 £50,000
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
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 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crewe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 30 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 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) E-business
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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