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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.00% 19.67% 13.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 75.00% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
6 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.00% 26.23% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Laravel
4 3 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) JMS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Squid
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Gradle
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud

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 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Gradle
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Support
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
1 3 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Squid
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up tp 35K
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
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Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
DataCentred
Salary: Up to £25,000 (Depending on experience) + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago