The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 9.26% 6.00% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
Linux
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 22.22% 24.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 3
Median salary £26,250 £21,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -38.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Linux
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Oldham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Oldham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Oldham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oldham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Games
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Gluster
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
4 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) New Relic
4 1 (20.00%) Pingdom

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Managed Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Gluster
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (20.00%) Graylog
1 1 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
Oldham, Lancashire
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