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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.90% 20.00% 14.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 35.29% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Median salary £35,124 £35,750 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,747 £48,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -

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
12 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.69% 56.67% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 15
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Data Security
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) Debian
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) Nagios
6 3 (15.79%) SCOM
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS

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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) OpenVPN
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Product Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Products Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (10.53%) Grails
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) Redux
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Debian
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) Data Security
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) MapReduce
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) R
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) Groovy
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) Postfix
3 2 (10.53%) qmail
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) Nexpose
2 2 (10.53%) Nmap
2 2 (10.53%) QRadar
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Cloudera
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
3 2 (10.53%) Intel
3 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
3 2 (10.53%) NetWitness
3 2 (10.53%) Qualys
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Pega
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: £3000.00 - £5000.00 per annum + + Benefits DOE
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