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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.27% 5.64% 6.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 29.73% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 16
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
69 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 24.04% 18.97% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 51
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) HP
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Erlang
3 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) Middleware
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Functional Programming
4 10 (38.46%) Low Latency
4 10 (38.46%) Firewall
4 10 (38.46%) Haskell
5 9 (34.62%) Network Security
5 9 (34.62%) Veeam
5 9 (34.62%) Scala
5 9 (34.62%) Brocade
5 9 (34.62%) VLAN
5 9 (34.62%) Data Security
5 9 (34.62%) ICMP
5 9 (34.62%) Telnet
5 9 (34.62%) Symantec
5 9 (34.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) Tivoli
5 9 (34.62%) EMC
5 9 (34.62%) SAN
5 9 (34.62%) SSL
5 9 (34.62%) IBM
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) IIS

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 9 (34.62%) Apache
1 9 (34.62%) IIS
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 9 (34.62%) HTTP
3 9 (34.62%) ICMP
3 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
3 9 (34.62%) SAN
3 9 (34.62%) SMTP
3 9 (34.62%) SSL
3 9 (34.62%) Telnet
3 9 (34.62%) VLAN
3 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) CTI
5 2 (7.69%) SMS
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) VLDB
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Erlang Developer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Middleware
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Algorithms
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Physics
3 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Functional Programming
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Low Latency
3 9 (34.62%) Data Security
4 8 (30.77%) Open Source
5 6 (23.08%) Complexity Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 5 (19.23%) Complex Event Processing
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
8 3 (11.54%) High Availability
9 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 2 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.69%) MVC
9 2 (7.69%) People Management
9 2 (7.69%) Release Management
9 2 (7.69%) SOA
9 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Erlang
2 10 (38.46%) Haskell
3 9 (34.62%) Scala
4 8 (30.77%) Go
4 8 (30.77%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Clojure
6 6 (23.08%) F#
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (34.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) HP
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Brocade
2 9 (34.62%) EMC
2 9 (34.62%) IBM
2 9 (34.62%) Symantec
2 9 (34.62%) Veeam
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.85%) Netezza
6 1 (3.85%) Teradata
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter
6 1 (3.85%) Vertica