The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.09% 4.92% 5.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 17.65% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +60.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
21 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 31.82% 27.87% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 10
Average salary £37,750 £38,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.94% +60.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,589 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Salford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) XML
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Spring
2 19 (79.17%) Grails
3 16 (66.67%) Android
3 16 (66.67%) XPath
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (66.67%) XSLT
3 16 (66.67%) JMS
3 16 (66.67%) HTTP
3 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 16 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 15 (62.50%) DOM
4 15 (62.50%) SAX
5 14 (58.33%) J2SE
5 14 (58.33%) Hazelcast
5 14 (58.33%) Maven
6 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
6 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
7 11 (45.83%) Servlets
8 10 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
10 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
11 6 (25.00%) J2EE
12 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (12.50%) Degree
13 3 (12.50%) Internet
13 3 (12.50%) UML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) Documentum
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.17%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) VPLS
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Broadband
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Hazelcast
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
1 19 (79.17%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) XML
2 19 (79.17%) Spring
2 19 (79.17%) Grails
3 16 (66.67%) XSLT
3 16 (66.67%) JMS
3 16 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 15 (62.50%) SAX
4 15 (62.50%) DOM
5 14 (58.33%) J2SE
6 11 (45.83%) Servlets
7 10 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (25.00%) J2EE
9 2 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (8.33%) JSON
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) GIS
2 1 (4.17%) BBC
2 1 (4.17%) LLPG
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Android
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) XPath
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
3 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Salford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago