The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 45 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.30% 6.63% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 32.50% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 10
Median salary £63,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 22.95% 20.41% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 49
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Linux
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 6 (46.15%) Erlang
1 6 (46.15%) Scala
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Haskell
2 5 (38.46%) Clojure
2 5 (38.46%) Go
2 5 (38.46%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Programming
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) People Management
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Vertica
4 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (23.08%) Parallel Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
4 3 (23.08%) Netezza
4 3 (23.08%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) MailChimp
1 1 (7.69%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) CTI
2 2 (15.38%) NGN
2 2 (15.38%) SMS
2 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) VLDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Designer
1 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (38.46%) Data Structures
3 2 (15.38%) IVR
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Programming
2 5 (38.46%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) People Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (23.08%) Parallel Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) Erlang
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) Scala
2 5 (38.46%) Clojure
2 5 (38.46%) Go
2 5 (38.46%) Haskell
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Netezza
2 3 (23.08%) Teradata
2 3 (23.08%) Vertica
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Avaya
3 2 (15.38%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft