The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.16% 8.79% 11.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.66% 36.36% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 24
Average salary £35,500 £46,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.82% +6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,350 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 36.72% 24.18% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 56
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Cheshire

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 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 30 (76.92%) UNIX
2 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
3 14 (35.90%) Change Management
4 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 12 (30.77%) Java
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 9 (23.08%) Middleware
8 8 (20.51%) MySQL
9 7 (17.95%) AIX
9 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
9 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
9 7 (17.95%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (17.95%) Java SE
9 7 (17.95%) Java EE
9 7 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (17.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 7 (17.95%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
9 7 (17.95%) TIBCO iProcess
10 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 6 (15.38%) Banking
10 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
11 5 (12.82%) DB2
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
12 4 (10.26%) HTML
12 4 (10.26%) PHP
12 4 (10.26%) Windows
12 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (10.26%) MongoDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
1 7 (17.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (17.95%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 7 (17.95%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.82%) DB2
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Administrator
2 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Linux Support
3 12 (30.77%) Linux Support Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) UNIX Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) UNIX Support
5 8 (20.51%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (15.38%) TIBCO Specialist
7 5 (12.82%) Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Consultant
8 4 (10.26%) DBA
8 4 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
8 4 (10.26%) TIBCO Consultant
9 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 7 (17.95%) Rendezvous
2 7 (17.95%) Java SE
2 7 (17.95%) Java EE
3 4 (10.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) XSD
5 1 (2.56%) XSLT
5 1 (2.56%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) Symfony
5 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
1 2 (5.13%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) AIX
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) HPUX
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) OS/400
4 2 (5.13%) zOS
4 2 (5.13%) SUSE
5 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
2 14 (35.90%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.13%) Test Management
4 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.56%) MVC
5 1 (2.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.56%) OOP
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
1 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) PHP5
6 1 (2.56%) sed
6 1 (2.56%) Korn
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) AWK
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
4 2 (5.13%) Juniper
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) CA
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Teradata
4 2 (5.13%) Brocade
4 2 (5.13%) Zend
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Posted: 24 days ago