The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newton-le-Willows region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 5 15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newton-le-Willows - 20.00% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 40.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Newton-le-Willows
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newton-le-Willows 33.33% 50.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £11,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newton-le-Willows

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newton-le-Willows region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Newton-le-Willows

Linux
Salary Trend in Newton-le-Willows

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

Linux Salary Trend in Newton-le-Willows