The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sale region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 4.76% 17.14% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 23.81% 42.86% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,750 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% +139.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Manchester

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

Linux
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Linux Salary Trend in Sale

Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sale region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) VMware