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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.64% 17.39% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 80.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £20,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 20.00% 21.74% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Median salary £26,250 £17,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% -51.42%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate C++ Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat