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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 15 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.73% 19.65% 11.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.59% 45.33% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 23
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +1.19%

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
59 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.76% 43.35% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 55
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £60,000
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 25 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
1 16 (38.10%) Puppet
2 14 (33.33%) PHP
2 14 (33.33%) Python
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
4 12 (28.57%) Unix
4 12 (28.57%) Ruby
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.19%) Windows
6 10 (23.81%) iPad
6 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
7 9 (21.43%) CentOS
7 9 (21.43%) Retail
7 9 (21.43%) Java
7 9 (21.43%) MySQL
8 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.05%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) OOP
8 8 (19.05%) CSS
8 8 (19.05%) MVC
8 8 (19.05%) Debian
8 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
8 8 (19.05%) Web Development
8 8 (19.05%) Symfony
8 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
9 7 (16.67%) User Experience
9 7 (16.67%) Laravel
9 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management

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 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.52%) Gradle
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Applications Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Applications Support
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Support
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) Symfony
3 7 (16.67%) Laravel
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) ATL
4 3 (7.14%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) LAMP
5 2 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE
6 1 (2.38%) J2SE
6 1 (2.38%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.38%) Web Services
6 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) iPad
2 7 (16.67%) User Experience
3 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Unix
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) CentOS
4 8 (19.05%) Debian
4 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 3 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.05%) Data Protection
2 8 (19.05%) MVC
2 8 (19.05%) OOP
2 8 (19.05%) Web Development
3 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps
3 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) Logistics
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) OWASP
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) PHP
1 14 (33.33%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) Ruby
3 9 (21.43%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Postfix
1 5 (11.90%) qmail
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Nagios
3 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.14%) Graphite
4 3 (7.14%) Kibana
4 3 (7.14%) logstash
5 2 (4.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) VMware