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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 33 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 0.73% 6.90% 8.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 20.34% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 15
Average salary £20,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.72% +69.23%
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
5 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.65% 33.91% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 59 23
Average salary £20,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% -7.69%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Sphinx
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Sphinx
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) SUSE
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) HPUX
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) OS/400
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Brocade
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday