The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 18.52% 9.38% 26.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.47% 25.00% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 12
Median salary £40,000 £67,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.29% +39.58%
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 Rochdale region.

Operating Systems Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 46.91% 37.50% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 13
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Linux
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Linux Salary Trend in Rochdale

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (76.00%) Internet
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco
4 13 (52.00%) Juniper
5 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (48.00%) VMware
5 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
5 12 (48.00%) Puppet
6 11 (44.00%) Coaching
6 11 (44.00%) Zerto
6 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (36.00%) OSPF
7 9 (36.00%) BGP
7 9 (36.00%) ICMP
7 9 (36.00%) Ericsson
7 9 (36.00%) Redback
7 9 (36.00%) Brocade
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) CCNA
7 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
7 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Unix
7 9 (36.00%) IIS
7 9 (36.00%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (36.00%) vCloud
7 9 (36.00%) SCCM

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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 9 (36.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (20.00%) Office 365
4 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (16.00%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (16.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (16.00%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (16.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Internet
2 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) BGP
3 9 (36.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (36.00%) ICMP
3 9 (36.00%) OSPF
4 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 8 (32.00%) TACACS
5 6 (24.00%) VLAN
6 5 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 3 (12.00%) SNMP
8 3 (12.00%) WAN
9 2 (8.00%) DSL
9 2 (8.00%) L2TP
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) NOC Engineer
1 9 (36.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Support
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) LAMP
4 3 (12.00%) ELK Stack
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Unix
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (44.00%) Coaching
2 11 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (36.00%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.00%) Change Control
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CCNA
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) vCloud
2 9 (36.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
2 9 (36.00%) SCCM
3 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (20.00%) Ansible
4 5 (20.00%) vMotion
5 4 (16.00%) PowerCLI
5 4 (16.00%) RANCID
5 4 (16.00%) vRealize
6 3 (12.00%) Nagios
6 3 (12.00%) SCOM
7 2 (8.00%) cPanel
7 2 (8.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
1 13 (52.00%) Juniper
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) Zerto
4 9 (36.00%) Brocade
4 9 (36.00%) Ericsson
4 9 (36.00%) Foundry
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Redback
5 8 (32.00%) Veeam
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) Google
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