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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.05% 7.45% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.28% 33.33% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 10
Average salary £31,500 £52,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.42% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
29 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 31.18% 22.36% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 46
Average salary £31,500 £54,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +31.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) Unix
4 17 (41.46%) Finance
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (31.71%) jQuery
6 13 (31.71%) AIX
7 12 (29.27%) .NET
7 12 (29.27%) C#
7 12 (29.27%) HTML
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (29.27%) CSS
7 12 (29.27%) XML
7 12 (29.27%) XSLT
7 12 (29.27%) Project Management
7 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
7 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
7 12 (29.27%) Node.js
7 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
7 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
8 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
8 9 (21.95%) Firewall
8 9 (21.95%) Solaris
8 9 (21.95%) IIS
9 7 (17.07%) VPN
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL
9 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (29.27%) Node.js
2 9 (21.95%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) NAS
2 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Informix
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Ant
1 1 (2.44%) FishEye
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) .NET Developer
1 12 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
1 12 (29.27%) C# Developer
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
1 12 (29.27%) HTML Developer
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Support
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) jQuery
2 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
2 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) XML
2 12 (29.27%) XSLT
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Unix
3 13 (31.71%) AIX
4 9 (21.95%) Solaris
5 7 (17.07%) Android
5 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Software Licensing
4 7 (17.07%) Time Management
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Service Management
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.44%) Open Source
8 1 (2.44%) Release Management
8 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
4 4 (9.76%) Juniper
4 4 (9.76%) Sybase
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
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