The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.63% 15.81% 9.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.65% 51.39% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 19
Median salary £36,750 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £22,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £37,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Stockport region.

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 72 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 44.50% 30.77% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 93 66 70
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Linux
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stockport

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
3 13 (34.21%) Retail
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) MVC
4 12 (31.58%) PHP
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Puppet
5 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) OOP
6 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 10 (26.32%) MySQL
6 10 (26.32%) Laravel
6 10 (26.32%) Web Development
6 10 (26.32%) Symfony
6 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) User Experience
7 9 (23.68%) Ruby
7 9 (23.68%) DevOps
7 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
8 8 (21.05%) Python
8 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.05%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
9 7 (18.42%) Unix
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) Gradle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) Gradle
4 5 (13.16%) Selenium
5 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.89%) JUnit
6 2 (5.26%) JMeter
6 2 (5.26%) Maven
6 2 (5.26%) NUnit
6 2 (5.26%) TestNG
6 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) Ant
7 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (34.21%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
6 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Support
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 10 (26.32%) Laravel
3 10 (26.32%) Symfony
4 8 (21.05%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 2 (5.26%) ATL
6 2 (5.26%) DOM
6 2 (5.26%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) J2SE
6 2 (5.26%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (2.63%) GWT
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware
7 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) iPad
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) CentOS
4 3 (7.89%) Debian
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 10 (26.32%) OOP
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) DevOps
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.26%) OWASP
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.63%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) PHP
4 9 (23.68%) Ruby
5 8 (21.05%) Python
6 7 (18.42%) SQL
7 4 (10.53%) C#
8 3 (7.89%) Groovy
9 2 (5.26%) C++
9 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) RHCT
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Postfix
1 2 (5.26%) qmail
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
1 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
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