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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.33% 6.90% 11.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.07% 36.36% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 20
Average salary £34,750 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.84% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £25,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £65,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
56 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.59% 18.97% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 47
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 21 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 34 (87.18%) UNIX
2 17 (43.59%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
4 14 (35.90%) Change Management
5 11 (28.21%) MySQL
5 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) IBM
8 8 (20.51%) SLA
8 8 (20.51%) AIX
8 8 (20.51%) DB2
8 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
8 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
9 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) HP
10 5 (12.82%) Time Management
10 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.26%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
11 4 (10.26%) TIBCO iProcess
11 4 (10.26%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 4 (10.26%) Java SE
11 4 (10.26%) Java EE
11 4 (10.26%) TIBCO EMS
11 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.26%) TIBCO
11 4 (10.26%) Rendezvous
11 4 (10.26%) BusinessWorks

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (10.26%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 4 (10.26%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 4 (10.26%) TIBCO iProcess
1 4 (10.26%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (5.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) DB2
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Administrator
3 10 (25.64%) Applications Support
3 10 (25.64%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Linux Support
4 9 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (17.95%) Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
7 5 (12.82%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX Support
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
9 3 (7.69%) TIBCO Specialist
10 2 (5.13%) TIBCO Consultant
10 2 (5.13%) Operations Team Leader
10 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Java SE
1 4 (10.26%) Java EE
1 4 (10.26%) Rendezvous
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) XSD
2 3 (7.69%) XSLT
2 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 8 (20.51%) AIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Problem Management
2 14 (35.90%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Quality Management
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Time Management
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.13%) SIEM
7 2 (5.13%) Anomaly Detection
7 2 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
8 1 (2.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) AWK
4 3 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) Korn
4 3 (7.69%) sed
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Snort
1 2 (5.13%) vSphere
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
1 2 (5.13%) HP SIM
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (12.82%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
5 2 (5.13%) Sophos
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Flexible Banking Benefits + Bonus
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