The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 4.55% 12.12% 35.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 50.00% 30.30% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Linux
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Linux Salary Trend in Northwich

Linux
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) STB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Perl Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Northwich
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago