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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 185 191 181
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 9 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £26,800 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,000 £38,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Linux Support
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
3642 3754 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.28% 96.70% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3117 3115 3295
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Rochdale - 3 £40,000 - 1
Linux Support
North West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Unix
3 12 (54.55%) Puppet
4 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) VMware
6 9 (40.91%) Perl
7 8 (36.36%) Solaris
7 8 (36.36%) LDAP
7 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (31.82%) MySQL
8 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (27.27%) CentOS
9 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (22.73%) Open Source
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
10 5 (22.73%) RHCSA
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
11 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 4 (18.18%) Debian
11 4 (18.18%) WAN
11 4 (18.18%) Internet
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) Python
12 3 (13.64%) Tomcat

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 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
1 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) LDAP
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) OpenVPN
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) CentOS
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Debian
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 1 (4.55%) SUSE
8 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Build Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Open Source
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) High Availability
5 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Security Hardening
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (22.73%) RHCSA
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (13.64%) Nagios
5 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) Zerto
5 2 (9.09%) Hitachi
5 2 (9.09%) Veritas
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