The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale - - 22.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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 Sale region.

Operating Systems Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 16.67% 63.64% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) E-business
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-business
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) HP