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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 184 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +9.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,400 £34,850
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
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
3705 3419 4060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.24% 95.56% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3241 2823 3459
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 - 10 £40,000 -
Linux Support
North West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Perl
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Python
4 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (46.15%) Web Services
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) Internet
6 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) WAN
6 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 10 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (38.46%) Capacity Management
6 10 (38.46%) Load Testing
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon S3
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (34.62%) Unix
8 8 (30.77%) Puppet
9 7 (26.92%) MySQL
10 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
11 5 (19.23%) DNS
11 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management

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 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon S3
1 10 (38.46%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
1 10 (38.46%) Internet
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
5 2 (7.69%) Debian
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (38.46%) Capacity Management
2 10 (38.46%) Load Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.54%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Perl
2 14 (53.85%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Zerto
4 2 (7.69%) Hitachi
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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