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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 22 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.32% 6.42% 13.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 33.33% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 15
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Preston region.

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.16% 19.27% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 22
Median salary £19,000 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Linux
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Linux Salary Trend in Preston

Linux
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Preston region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Gradle
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) PhpStorm

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Gradle
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Preston, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Preston
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago