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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 24.42% 21.05% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.67% 40.00% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 6
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
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
45 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 52.33% 52.63% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,400 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

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

1 29 (87.88%) Internet
2 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 23 (69.70%) VMware
4 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
4 19 (57.58%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (54.55%) Puppet
5 18 (54.55%) Coaching
6 17 (51.52%) Mentoring
7 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
8 15 (45.45%) Firewall
8 15 (45.45%) Web Services
8 15 (45.45%) Python
9 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
9 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
9 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
10 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (39.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (39.39%) Amazon S3
10 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (39.39%) Zerto
11 12 (36.36%) Cisco
11 12 (36.36%) Juniper
11 12 (36.36%) ITIL
12 10 (30.30%) IIS
12 10 (30.30%) MySQL
12 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
12 10 (30.30%) SCCM
12 10 (30.30%) vSphere

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 10 (30.30%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (57.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon S3
2 13 (39.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (18.18%) Office 365
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (12.12%) IaaS
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (12.12%) PaaS
4 4 (12.12%) SaaS
4 4 (12.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (87.88%) Internet
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 9 (27.27%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) BGP
5 8 (24.24%) Ethernet
5 8 (24.24%) ICMP
5 8 (24.24%) OSPF
5 8 (24.24%) TACACS
5 8 (24.24%) VLAN
6 6 (18.18%) IPsec
7 4 (12.12%) DHCP
7 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 3 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Linux Support
1 9 (27.27%) Linux Support Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Senior Linux Support
1 9 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Windows Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) ELK Stack
4 6 (18.18%) .NET
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.18%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) PKI
3 3 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Unix
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Coaching
2 17 (51.52%) Mentoring
3 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
4 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL
6 9 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 9 (27.27%) Load Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (24.24%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 4 (12.12%) Service Management
9 4 (12.12%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
2 15 (45.45%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) Perl
4 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CCNA
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (24.24%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) vCloud
3 10 (30.30%) vSphere
4 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Puppet
2 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) SCCM
3 6 (18.18%) Ansible
3 6 (18.18%) vMotion
4 4 (12.12%) PowerCLI
4 4 (12.12%) RANCID
4 4 (12.12%) vRealize
5 3 (9.09%) Nagios
5 3 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Zerto
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
3 12 (36.36%) Juniper
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Veeam
6 8 (24.24%) Brocade
6 8 (24.24%) Ericsson
6 8 (24.24%) Foundry
6 8 (24.24%) Redback
7 3 (9.09%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) Google
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago