The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 26 31
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 1.02% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.69% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Macclesfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.57% 13.27% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 20
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Macclesfield region.

Linux Salary Trend in Macclesfield