The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 268 264 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.99% 7.82% 7.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.71% 33.17% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 228 210 239
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,600 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
730 796 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.76% 23.59% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 626 661 841
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,829
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Manchester

Linux
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Altrincham +9 12 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Rochdale +3 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Stockport -6 6 £36,500 +5.79% 10
Salford 0 4 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Sale +5 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bury 0 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Linux
North West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 184 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (32.34%) JavaScript
3 165 (30.84%) Java
4 151 (28.22%) MySQL
5 149 (27.85%) Windows
6 148 (27.66%) PHP
7 143 (26.73%) SQL
8 125 (23.36%) Puppet
9 121 (22.62%) CSS
10 116 (21.68%) Oracle
11 113 (21.12%) HTML
11 113 (21.12%) Unix
12 111 (20.75%) Degree
13 106 (19.81%) DevOps
14 102 (19.07%) Python
15 85 (15.89%) Git (software)
16 84 (15.70%) Microsoft
17 79 (14.77%) Ruby
18 78 (14.58%) Shell Script
18 78 (14.58%) Scrum
19 75 (14.02%) Computer Science
20 73 (13.64%) jQuery
21 72 (13.46%) Web Development
21 72 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
22 71 (13.27%) CentOS
23 69 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (12.90%) Apache
24 67 (12.52%) Opscode Chef
25 66 (12.34%) .NET
26 62 (11.59%) LAMP

Linux
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 69 (12.90%) Apache
2 42 (7.85%) OpenStack
3 41 (7.66%) Tomcat
3 41 (7.66%) WebSphere
4 27 (5.05%) JBoss
4 27 (5.05%) Node.js
5 25 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 24 (4.49%) WebLogic
7 23 (4.30%) Drupal
8 21 (3.93%) MS Exchange
9 19 (3.55%) CloudStack
10 18 (3.36%) WordPress
11 17 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (2.99%) nginx
13 12 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.50%) GeoServer
15 7 (1.31%) Apache Solr
15 7 (1.31%) IIS
15 7 (1.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.50%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 18 (3.36%) Magento
2 6 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.75%) Primavera
5 3 (0.56%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.87%) SaaS
4 9 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.12%) GitHub
7 5 (0.93%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.56%) Office 365
9 3 (0.56%) Route 53
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.19%) IaaS
11 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.16%) Firewall
2 30 (5.61%) TCP/IP
3 29 (5.42%) SAN
4 19 (3.55%) DNS
4 19 (3.55%) Internet
4 19 (3.55%) SSL
4 19 (3.55%) VPN
5 15 (2.80%) LAN
6 14 (2.62%) VoIP
7 12 (2.24%) Network Security
8 11 (2.06%) DHCP
8 11 (2.06%) Ethernet
8 11 (2.06%) LDAP
9 10 (1.87%) Wireless
10 7 (1.31%) BGP
10 7 (1.31%) OSPF
11 6 (1.12%) HTTPS
11 6 (1.12%) MPLS
11 6 (1.12%) NAS
11 6 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (28.22%) MySQL
2 48 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.93%) MongoDB
3 21 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (2.80%) DB2
4 15 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.62%) Big Data
6 13 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.87%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.50%) GIS
10 8 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.12%) Redis
12 4 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 85 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 45 (8.41%) Selenium
3 43 (8.04%) Jenkins
4 29 (5.42%) JIRA
5 22 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (4.11%) Maven
6 16 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.62%) NUnit
8 13 (2.43%) Subversion
9 11 (2.06%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.06%) Gradle
9 11 (2.06%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.68%) Grunt
10 9 (1.68%) JMeter
10 9 (1.68%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.31%) RSpec
11 7 (1.31%) TestNG
12 5 (0.93%) JUnit
12 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (8.22%) Finance
2 23 (4.30%) Electronics
3 19 (3.55%) Retail
4 17 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.99%) Marketing
6 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.06%) Games
8 7 (1.31%) Back Office
9 5 (0.93%) Banking
9 5 (0.93%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 203 (37.94%) Developer
2 76 (14.21%) PHP Developer
3 65 (12.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 57 (10.65%) Linux Engineer
5 54 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 45 (8.41%) Administrator
7 38 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
8 34 (6.36%) Senior Developer
8 34 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (6.17%) Analyst
9 33 (6.17%) Software Developer
10 29 (5.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 25 (4.67%) Java Software Developer
11 25 (4.67%) SQL Developer
12 23 (4.30%) Web Developer
13 22 (4.11%) Software Engineer
14 21 (3.93%) Consultant
15 17 (3.18%) Lead Developer
15 17 (3.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (22.62%) CSS
2 113 (21.12%) HTML
3 73 (13.64%) jQuery
4 66 (12.34%) .NET
5 62 (11.59%) LAMP
6 59 (11.03%) XML
7 56 (10.47%) Web Services
8 44 (8.22%) Spring
9 31 (5.79%) Symfony
10 26 (4.86%) HTML5
10 26 (4.86%) Java EE
11 25 (4.67%) Ajax
11 25 (4.67%) JSON
11 25 (4.67%) Oracle ADF
12 24 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
13 20 (3.74%) AngularJS
13 20 (3.74%) RESTful
14 19 (3.55%) Laravel
15 17 (3.18%) REST
16 16 (2.99%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 51 (9.53%) iPad
3 30 (5.61%) User Experience
4 29 (5.42%) Mathematics
5 22 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.55%) Statistics
8 16 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 15 (2.80%) Replication
10 14 (2.62%) Data Centre
11 11 (2.06%) Clustering
11 11 (2.06%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.12%) Device Driver
14 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.93%) Online Games
16 4 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 149 (27.85%) Windows
2 113 (21.12%) Unix
3 71 (13.27%) CentOS
4 62 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (4.49%) Windows Server
6 20 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.55%) Solaris
7 19 (3.55%) Ubuntu
8 17 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (2.99%) Android
10 14 (2.62%) AIX
11 13 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (2.06%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (1.50%) CoreOS
15 7 (1.31%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.31%) Debian
15 7 (1.31%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (19.81%) DevOps
3 78 (14.58%) Scrum
4 72 (13.46%) Web Development
5 69 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (10.84%) E-Commerce
6 58 (10.84%) ITIL
7 56 (10.47%) TDD
8 51 (9.53%) Configuration Management
9 43 (8.04%) OOP
10 41 (7.66%) OO
11 40 (7.48%) MVC
11 40 (7.48%) Software Engineering
12 38 (7.10%) Open Source
13 35 (6.54%) Change Management
14 30 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (5.42%) BDD
16 27 (5.05%) Mentoring
17 25 (4.67%) OOD
18 23 (4.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (32.34%) JavaScript
2 165 (30.84%) Java
3 148 (27.66%) PHP
4 143 (26.73%) SQL
5 102 (19.07%) Python
6 79 (14.77%) Ruby
7 78 (14.58%) Shell Script
8 57 (10.65%) C++
9 55 (10.28%) C#
10 54 (10.09%) Bash Shell
10 54 (10.09%) Perl
11 22 (4.11%) C
12 16 (2.99%) Scala
13 13 (2.43%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.68%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.50%) PHP 5
16 7 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.56%) Jython
18 3 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (20.75%) Degree
2 14 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.24%) CCNA
3 12 (2.24%) RHCE
4 10 (1.87%) MCSE
4 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.68%) CCNP
5 9 (1.68%) CISSP
6 8 (1.50%) MCITP
6 8 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.31%) A+ Certification
7 7 (1.31%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (1.31%) HP ASE
7 7 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.31%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (1.31%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.93%) RHCT
10 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.24%) QA
2 7 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.37%) SDET
4 2 (0.37%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO27002
System Software
1 30 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.23%) vSphere
3 23 (4.30%) Active Directory
4 20 (3.74%) Docker
4 20 (3.74%) Xen
4 20 (3.74%) XenServer
5 8 (1.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.12%) Ceph
6 6 (1.12%) XenApp
7 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.56%) SRDF
9 2 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.37%) Firmware
9 2 (0.37%) HDFS
9 2 (0.37%) Postfix
9 2 (0.37%) Squid
9 2 (0.37%) vCloud
10 1 (0.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 125 (23.36%) Puppet
2 67 (12.52%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (5.98%) Cobbler
4 21 (3.93%) Tivoli
5 16 (2.99%) Ansible
6 12 (2.24%) SELinux
7 9 (1.68%) cPanel
7 9 (1.68%) Plesk
8 8 (1.50%) WSUS
9 7 (1.31%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.31%) HP SIM
9 7 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 6 (1.12%) HAProxy
10 6 (1.12%) Nagios
11 5 (0.93%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.93%) Packer
12 3 (0.56%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.56%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 116 (21.68%) Oracle
2 84 (15.70%) Microsoft
3 61 (11.40%) Red Hat
4 48 (8.97%) VMware
5 31 (5.79%) Cisco
6 24 (4.49%) Zend
7 19 (3.55%) EnterpriseDB
7 19 (3.55%) IBM
8 16 (2.99%) Citrix
9 15 (2.80%) HP
10 10 (1.87%) Google
10 10 (1.87%) SolarWinds
11 9 (1.68%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.50%) ESRI
12 8 (1.50%) Snowplow
12 8 (1.50%) Symantec
13 7 (1.31%) Facebook
13 7 (1.31%) GFI Software
13 7 (1.31%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.31%) Twitter
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Procure Plus
Salary: £32,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 1.5k bonus + 5 weeks holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Seriously Connected
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 per annum + £5,000 car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 basic + 5,000-6,000 oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £15000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus.
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits (Pension, Mac etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago