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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 14.81% 20.27% 17.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
7 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.93% 27.03% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 28
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 17 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) Squid
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) JMS

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 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CodeIgniter
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) LAMP
1 6 (75.00%) Laravel
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Squid
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: 40,000 + benefits
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