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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 13 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.65% 12.36% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 42.31% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 10
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £37,900
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +5.00%
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
56 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 30.60% 29.21% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 31
Median salary £45,000 £34,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 24 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) iPad
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (25.00%) CentOS
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Apache
4 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Selenium
5 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Gradle
6 3 (15.00%) Puppet
6 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.00%) RHCT

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) Gradle
4 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) JMeter
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) NUnit
4 2 (10.00%) TestNG
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 4 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Unix Support
5 3 (15.00%) Unix Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) LAMP
4 3 (15.00%) Symfony
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) ATL
5 2 (10.00%) DOM
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.00%) Laravel
5 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.00%) GWT
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) J2SE
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) CentOS
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Debian
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) SUSE
3 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Server Building
5 1 (5.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) RHCT
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Zend
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