The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.19% 11.11% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.61% 33.33% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 10
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Knutsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 21.68% 33.33% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,850 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Linux
Salary Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Knutsford region.

Linux Salary Trend in Knutsford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 13 (52.00%) UNIX
4 10 (40.00%) AIX
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (28.00%) Node.js
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) XSLT
7 7 (28.00%) Project Management
7 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
9 4 (16.00%) Banking
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Perl
9 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.00%) DevOps
9 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.00%) SonarQube
10 3 (12.00%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (28.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (12.00%) Ant
2 3 (12.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Cryptography Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
1 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) XML
2 8 (32.00%) jQuery
2 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (28.00%) XSLT
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Sass
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) UNIX
3 10 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Use Case
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Perforce
2 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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