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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 26 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.14% 3.23% 6.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 20.41% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 13
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.43% 15.81% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 31
Average salary £34,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (36.84%) Middleware
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Haskell
4 7 (36.84%) Erlang
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Scala
4 7 (36.84%) F#
4 7 (36.84%) Functional Programming
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) Physics
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Nagios
6 5 (26.32%) Clustering
6 5 (26.32%) Games
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (26.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (26.32%) Private Cloud

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SNMP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Telnet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Games
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
1 5 (26.32%) Physics
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
1 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
1 5 (26.32%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Functional Programming
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Haskell
2 7 (36.84%) Erlang
2 7 (36.84%) F#
2 7 (36.84%) Scala
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Google
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