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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.86% 1.85% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.17% 20.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
24 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 40.68% 9.26% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 8
Median salary £22,500 £21,500 £41,430
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -48.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oldham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) Games
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) Servlets
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Puppet
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) Nagios
8 1 (9.09%) ITSM
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

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 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Infinispan
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) C++ Programmer
1 3 (27.27%) Graduate
1 3 (27.27%) Graduate C++ Programmer
1 3 (27.27%) Graduate Programmer
1 3 (27.27%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Games Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Games Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate Games Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Games Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Games Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Managed Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Servlets
3 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
3 1 (9.09%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Gluster
1 1 (9.09%) iptables
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Check_MK
2 1 (9.09%) Graylog
2 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) New Relic
3 1 (9.09%) PagerDuty
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oldham
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago