The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.26% 26.32% 12.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.82% 75.00% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 9
Median salary £48,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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 Salford region.

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 39.53% 35.09% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 22
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Linux
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Salford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Salford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Salford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Salford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (43.75%) PHP
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) LAMP
2 6 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
2 6 (37.50%) Laravel
3 5 (31.25%) R
3 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data
3 5 (31.25%) Cloudera
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Data Security
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) IVR

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) SSH
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) OpenVPN
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) DBA
3 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) LAMP
1 6 (37.50%) Laravel
2 2 (12.50%) Grails
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
1 5 (31.25%) Data Security
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) WFM
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) R
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cloudera
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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BBC Research & Development
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