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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 37 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.98% 0.99% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 6.06% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 21
Median salary £51,250 £36,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.37% -4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
42 33 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.95% 16.34% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 62
Median salary £30,000 £28,812 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.12% -11.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 9 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 9 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (46.88%) Middleware
2 15 (46.88%) Erlang
2 15 (46.88%) Functional Programming
3 14 (43.75%) Low Latency
3 14 (43.75%) Haskell
3 14 (43.75%) F#
4 11 (34.38%) Open Source
5 10 (31.25%) Apache
6 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (28.13%) LAN
6 9 (28.13%) WAN
6 9 (28.13%) SMTP
6 9 (28.13%) DHCP
6 9 (28.13%) HTTP
6 9 (28.13%) VPN
6 9 (28.13%) DNS
6 9 (28.13%) SSL
6 9 (28.13%) IBM
6 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (28.13%) HP
6 9 (28.13%) EMC
6 9 (28.13%) SAN
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) IIS
6 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 9 (28.13%) Windows
6 9 (28.13%) Tivoli
6 9 (28.13%) Symantec
6 9 (28.13%) Norton AntiVirus

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 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 9 (28.13%) ICMP
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
2 9 (28.13%) Network Security
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) SMTP
2 9 (28.13%) SSL
2 9 (28.13%) Telnet
2 9 (28.13%) VLAN
2 9 (28.13%) VPN
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Erlang Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) Middleware
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) MooTools
4 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (9.38%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) Symfony
6 1 (3.13%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Algorithms
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.88%) Data Structures
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
1 7 (21.88%) Physics
2 3 (9.38%) Blog
2 3 (9.38%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Functional Programming
2 14 (43.75%) Low Latency
3 11 (34.38%) Open Source
4 9 (28.13%) Data Security
4 9 (28.13%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Complexity Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
6 7 (21.88%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) Web Development
8 4 (12.50%) OOP
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) High Availability
9 3 (9.38%) MVC
9 3 (9.38%) OO
10 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.13%) BCP
11 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Erlang
2 14 (43.75%) F#
2 14 (43.75%) Haskell
3 8 (25.00%) Go
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) Clojure
4 7 (21.88%) Scala
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (28.13%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Brocade
1 9 (28.13%) EMC
1 9 (28.13%) HP
1 9 (28.13%) IBM
1 9 (28.13%) Symantec
1 9 (28.13%) Veeam
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (3.13%) Zend
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