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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 26 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.42% 1.93% 8.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.56% 13.33% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +38.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £50,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
45 30 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.68% 14.49% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 57
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £49,750 £51,500
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 23 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
2 15 (38.46%) PHP
3 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.77%) SSL
3 12 (30.77%) Middleware
3 12 (30.77%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) Haskell
3 12 (30.77%) Erlang
3 12 (30.77%) F#
3 12 (30.77%) Functional Programming
3 12 (30.77%) Low Latency
4 11 (28.21%) Twitter
4 11 (28.21%) MVC
5 10 (25.64%) Open Source
5 10 (25.64%) Network Security
5 10 (25.64%) MySQL
5 10 (25.64%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) OOP
5 10 (25.64%) Apache
6 9 (23.08%) LAN
6 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 9 (23.08%) SMTP
6 9 (23.08%) DHCP
6 9 (23.08%) HTTP
6 9 (23.08%) VPN
6 9 (23.08%) DNS
6 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 9 (23.08%) IBM
6 9 (23.08%) OO
6 9 (23.08%) XML

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 (25.64%) Apache
2 9 (23.08%) IIS
2 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) SSL
3 10 (25.64%) Network Security
4 9 (23.08%) DHCP
4 9 (23.08%) DNS
4 9 (23.08%) HTTP
4 9 (23.08%) ICMP
4 9 (23.08%) LAN
4 9 (23.08%) SAN
4 9 (23.08%) SMTP
4 9 (23.08%) Telnet
4 9 (23.08%) VLAN
4 9 (23.08%) VPN
4 9 (23.08%) WAN
5 7 (17.95%) Internet
6 3 (7.69%) IPv4
6 3 (7.69%) IPv6
6 3 (7.69%) LDAP
6 3 (7.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Middleware
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
3 9 (23.08%) jQuery
3 9 (23.08%) JSON
3 9 (23.08%) MooTools
3 9 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (23.08%) XML
3 9 (23.08%) XSLT
4 7 (17.95%) .NET
4 7 (17.95%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) LAMP
6 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) Symfony
6 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Algorithms
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
1 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
1 7 (17.95%) Physics
2 3 (7.69%) Life Science
3 2 (5.13%) Blog
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Functional Programming
1 12 (30.77%) Low Latency
2 11 (28.21%) MVC
3 10 (25.64%) OOP
3 10 (25.64%) Open Source
4 9 (23.08%) Data Security
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Complexity Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
5 7 (17.95%) SOA
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Complex Event Processing
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (5.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PHP
2 12 (30.77%) Erlang
2 12 (30.77%) F#
2 12 (30.77%) Haskell
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) Clojure
4 7 (17.95%) Go
4 7 (17.95%) Java
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) Scala
7 4 (10.26%) Python
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) C++
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Twitter
2 9 (23.08%) Brocade
2 9 (23.08%) EMC
2 9 (23.08%) HP
2 9 (23.08%) IBM
2 9 (23.08%) Symantec
2 9 (23.08%) Veeam
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (2.56%) Zend
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
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