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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 24 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 11 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.91% 6.04% 27.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.86% 22.92% 69.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 86
Average salary £50,750 £36,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.97% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
43 48 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 26.06% 26.37% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 124
Average salary £51,500 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.60% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 26 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 38 (90.48%) UNIX
2 26 (61.90%) Oracle
3 24 (57.14%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) DB2
5 14 (33.33%) AIX
5 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (30.95%) IBM
6 13 (30.95%) Finance
7 12 (28.57%) SLA
7 12 (28.57%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) Quality Management
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) MySQL
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL
8 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
9 8 (19.05%) Change Management
9 8 (19.05%) Service Management
9 8 (19.05%) Time Management
9 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
10 5 (11.90%) Release Management
10 5 (11.90%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
10 5 (11.90%) Information Security
10 5 (11.90%) Teradata
10 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
10 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.90%) Ingres
10 5 (11.90%) OLTP
10 5 (11.90%) HP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) DB2
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) MySQL
4 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.90%) Ingres
4 5 (11.90%) OLTP
4 5 (11.90%) DB2 UDB
5 4 (9.52%) Big Data
5 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Applications Support
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Teradata DBA
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
7 3 (7.14%) Informatica Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) ETL Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) ISPF
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) XSD
2 2 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) UNIX
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 14 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Quality Management
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
1 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
2 8 (19.05%) Time Management
2 8 (19.05%) Service Management
2 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Release Management
3 5 (11.90%) Information Security
3 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.52%) Anomaly Detection
4 4 (9.52%) SIEM
5 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Information Management
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.76%) JCL
4 2 (4.76%) AWK
4 2 (4.76%) Korn
4 2 (4.76%) sed
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Snort
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
1 2 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) IBM
3 5 (11.90%) Sybase
3 5 (11.90%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) Teradata
4 4 (9.52%) Sourcefire
5 3 (7.14%) Informatica
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Splunk
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