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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.21% 13.14% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 65.71% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 20
Average salary £31,250 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.60% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,250 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
17 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 17.89% 20.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 24
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £17,950 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £29,400
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 2 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 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (36.36%) Hyperion
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (36.36%) Essbase
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Exadata
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Middleware
5 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (22.73%) QA
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Fixed Income
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) ISEB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Essbase
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Exadata
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) DBA
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
1 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.09%) Django
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Market Making
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Hyperion
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago