The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 6 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 25.42% 16.87% 5.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 56.00% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 9
Median salary £46,750 £31,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.41% -41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%

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
27 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 45.76% 30.12% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 33
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Knutsford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 30 (85.71%) Unix
2 25 (71.43%) Banking
3 21 (60.00%) AIX
4 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 14 (40.00%) GIS
5 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (40.00%) Information Security
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle
5 14 (40.00%) SQL
6 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
7 12 (34.29%) Splunk
7 12 (34.29%) ServiceNow
7 12 (34.29%) Line Management
7 12 (34.29%) Compliance Management
7 12 (34.29%) Process Management
7 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 10 (28.57%) Java
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 7 (20.00%) JBoss
13 6 (17.14%) Clustering
13 6 (17.14%) Netcool
13 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
13 6 (17.14%) AppDynamics
13 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) JBoss
2 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) GIS
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (71.43%) Banking
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Security Technician
2 7 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Unix Support
5 3 (8.57%) AIX Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
1 3 (8.57%) REST
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) EDI
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Unix
2 21 (60.00%) AIX
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 3 (8.57%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Information Security
1 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (34.29%) Compliance Management
2 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
2 12 (34.29%) Line Management
2 12 (34.29%) Process Management
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
4 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
4 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) DevOps
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) Use Case
8 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) C
3 4 (11.43%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Ganglia
1 6 (17.14%) Netcool
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.86%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) ServiceNow
2 12 (34.29%) Splunk
3 6 (17.14%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Sun
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO