The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn region.

Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 44.19% 36.17% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 9
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £23,980
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,000 £23,740
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Linux
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Linux Salary Trend in Runcorn