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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 8.70% 1.90% 18.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 40.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 25
Average salary £41,000 £38,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.18% -19.47%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
28 5 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 20.29% 4.76% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Wireless
4 10 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 10 (50.00%) Retail
4 10 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
5 9 (45.00%) XML
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
5 9 (45.00%) SSL
6 8 (40.00%) HTTP
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
7 7 (35.00%) PHP
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) MySQL
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Device Driver
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
9 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (25.00%) Python
10 4 (20.00%) Apache
10 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) JBoss
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) Jetty
1 4 (20.00%) Liferay
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Wireless
2 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) SSL
3 8 (40.00%) HTTP
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 10 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Django Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) PhoneGap
4 4 (20.00%) Laravel
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) li3
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) Django
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 10 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 4 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) Modular Programming
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Python
5 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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