The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 32 38 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.79% 5.79% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.00% 21.57% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 15
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
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 Macclesfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.16% 26.84% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 21
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Linux
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Android
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Subversion
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) Node.js
4 9 (64.29%) CSS3
4 9 (64.29%) WebSockets
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) WebRTC
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) NUnit
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (64.29%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Flash Media Server
3 2 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) DB2
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) NUnit
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) FlexUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Perl Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (64.29%) CSS3
2 9 (64.29%) WebSockets
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 9 (64.29%) WebRTC
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Flash
4 3 (21.43%) Apache Flex
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe AIR
5 2 (14.29%) Sphinx
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) zOS
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE
4 1 (7.14%) OS/400
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Python
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Brocade
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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