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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.43% 28.21% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% 61.11% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +83.67%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
17 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.48% 46.15% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 15
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +62.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £100,000
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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Internet
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 9 (52.94%) VoIP
4 9 (52.94%) Change Management
4 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
4 9 (52.94%) Plesk
4 9 (52.94%) cPanel
5 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Marketing
7 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Axure RP
7 4 (23.53%) Web Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) Kanban
7 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
7 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) User Experience
7 4 (23.53%) Service Design
7 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
8 3 (17.65%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring

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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 9 (52.94%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) ICMP
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) DSL
6 2 (11.76%) L2TP
6 2 (11.76%) TACACS
7 1 (5.88%) Broadband
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Designer
3 4 (23.53%) UX Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Change Management
1 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Kanban
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Service Design
3 4 (23.53%) Web Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Web Usability
3 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) cPanel
1 9 (52.94%) Plesk
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
2 3 (17.65%) Brocade
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Ericsson
2 3 (17.65%) Foundry
2 3 (17.65%) Juniper
2 3 (17.65%) Redback
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum (depending on experience) + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago