The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Specialist
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
Linux Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3913 3685 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.63% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3236 3228 3205
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester