The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 32 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.27% 6.56% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.53% 48.48% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £70,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +118.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £75,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.73% 13.52% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 42
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Staffordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 13 (48.15%) MySQL
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Apache
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.93%) CentOS
4 7 (25.93%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (18.52%) Node.js
5 5 (18.52%) F#
5 5 (18.52%) Scala
5 5 (18.52%) Erlang
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
5 5 (18.52%) Middleware
5 5 (18.52%) Broadband
6 4 (14.81%) UNIX
6 4 (14.81%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (11.11%) ElastiCache
7 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (11.11%) Social Media
7 3 (11.11%) Complex Event Processing
7 3 (11.11%) Subversion
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) ElastiCache
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) Broadband
3 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) PBX
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) SSH
5 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 6 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) CentOS
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
1 4 (14.81%) Low Latency
2 3 (11.11%) Complex Event Processing
2 3 (11.11%) ETL
2 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 3 (11.11%) SEO
3 2 (7.41%) Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) BCP
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) OOP
3 2 (7.41%) OO
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) F#
4 5 (18.52%) Scala
4 5 (18.52%) Erlang
5 3 (11.11%) Haskell
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Clojure
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) EMC
2 2 (7.41%) NetApp
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Brocade
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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