The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 172 188
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 22 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.21% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.22% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 2
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

Linux Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +11 6 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 -
Linux Support
North West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) Python
3 22 (55.00%) Perl
4 20 (50.00%) Windows
5 19 (47.50%) VMware
6 17 (42.50%) Mentoring
7 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (37.50%) Load Testing
8 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
8 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (37.50%) Capacity Management
8 15 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
8 15 (37.50%) Internet
8 15 (37.50%) Web Services
8 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 13 (32.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (32.50%) WAN
9 13 (32.50%) Firewall
9 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (32.50%) Amazon S3
9 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
10 12 (30.00%) ITIL
11 10 (25.00%) Unix
12 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
12 9 (22.50%) Puppet
13 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
14 7 (17.50%) SQL
14 7 (17.50%) MySQL
14 7 (17.50%) DNS
14 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (32.50%) Amazon S3
2 13 (32.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Internet
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 13 (32.50%) WAN
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (25.00%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.00%) Debian
5 4 (10.00%) Solaris
5 4 (10.00%) SUSE
6 3 (7.50%) CentOS
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Mentoring
2 15 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 15 (37.50%) Load Testing
2 15 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Open Source
7 2 (5.00%) Security Hardening
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) Perl
3 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
4 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 3 (7.50%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) AWK
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (2.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNP
1 5 (12.50%) CCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) KVM
3 2 (5.00%) NFS
3 2 (5.00%) vCloud
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Postfix
4 1 (2.50%) qmail
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.50%) Graphite
3 3 (7.50%) Kibana
3 3 (7.50%) logstash
3 3 (7.50%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.00%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) Zerto
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) Hitachi
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
7 2 (5.00%) Veritas
8 1 (2.50%) Sun
Manchester
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