The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 39 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.65% 9.20% 5.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 27.59% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 22
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 116 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.59% 33.33% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 132 100 147
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Linux
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region.

Linux Salary Trend in Warrington

Linux
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 47 (48.45%) HTML
1 47 (48.45%) CSS
2 46 (47.42%) MySQL
3 42 (43.30%) PHP
3 42 (43.30%) JavaScript
4 38 (39.18%) Subversion
4 38 (39.18%) JSON
5 34 (35.05%) Windows
6 32 (32.99%) OO
6 32 (32.99%) PHP5
7 31 (31.96%) Marketing
7 31 (31.96%) OO PHP
7 31 (31.96%) Web Design
7 31 (31.96%) CMS
7 31 (31.96%) LAMP
8 30 (30.93%) XML
8 30 (30.93%) XHTML
8 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
9 29 (29.90%) REST
10 27 (27.84%) UNIX
11 26 (26.80%) Apache
12 21 (21.65%) DNS
12 21 (21.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (21.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
13 20 (20.62%) Windows XP
14 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
14 19 (19.59%) Online Marketing
15 18 (18.56%) Retail
15 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 31 (31.96%) CMS
2 26 (26.80%) Apache
3 14 (14.43%) nginx
3 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
4 9 (9.28%) uWSGI
4 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.09%) Lync
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.06%) SAS
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MS Office
2 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) SPSS
3 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) DNS
2 18 (18.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (15.46%) VPN
4 12 (12.37%) DHCP
5 9 (9.28%) SSH
5 9 (9.28%) SSL
5 9 (9.28%) Kerberos
5 9 (9.28%) LDAP
6 2 (2.06%) Firewall
6 2 (2.06%) SAN
7 1 (1.03%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (47.42%) MySQL
2 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.09%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) QlikView
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 38 (39.18%) Subversion
2 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.28%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.19%) SilkPerformer
4 6 (6.19%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.12%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (31.96%) Marketing
2 18 (18.56%) Retail
3 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.19%) Billing
5 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) French Language
6 2 (2.06%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Developer
2 32 (32.99%) PHP Developer
3 18 (18.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Web Developer
4 15 (15.46%) IT Support
5 12 (12.37%) Support Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (11.34%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Applications Support
8 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Test Manager
10 6 (6.19%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Consultant
11 5 (5.15%) Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (48.45%) HTML
1 47 (48.45%) CSS
2 38 (39.18%) JSON
3 31 (31.96%) LAMP
4 30 (30.93%) XML
4 30 (30.93%) XHTML
5 29 (29.90%) REST
6 17 (17.53%) Web Services
7 10 (10.31%) Ajax
7 10 (10.31%) jQuery
8 9 (9.28%) CSS3
8 9 (9.28%) SQLAlchemy
8 9 (9.28%) HTML5
8 9 (9.28%) Flask
8 9 (9.28%) SOAP
9 5 (5.15%) Spring
10 1 (1.03%) COM
10 1 (1.03%) Symfony
10 1 (1.03%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Device Driver
1 9 (9.28%) Clustering
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.12%) iPhone
3 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Windows
2 27 (27.84%) UNIX
3 21 (21.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (21.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (20.62%) Windows XP
5 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
6 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.28%) FreeBSD
8 4 (4.12%) Solaris
9 3 (3.09%) Android
10 2 (2.06%) CentOS
10 2 (2.06%) AIX
11 1 (1.03%) Debian
11 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) OO
2 31 (31.96%) OO PHP
2 31 (31.96%) Web Design
3 19 (19.59%) Online Marketing
4 14 (14.43%) SOA
5 10 (10.31%) TDD
6 9 (9.28%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.28%) Web Development
7 7 (7.22%) ITIL
8 6 (6.19%) Test Management
8 6 (6.19%) Test Strategy
8 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.15%) ERP
9 5 (5.15%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.09%) Migration
10 3 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.09%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.30%) PHP
1 42 (43.30%) JavaScript
2 32 (32.99%) PHP5
3 17 (17.53%) SQL
4 10 (10.31%) Python
5 9 (9.28%) Ruby
5 9 (9.28%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.09%) Perl
6 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.06%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.43%) MCSE
3 13 (13.40%) MCSA
4 12 (12.37%) MCP
4 12 (12.37%) MCTS
4 12 (12.37%) MCITP
5 6 (6.19%) ISTQB
5 6 (6.19%) ISEB
6 5 (5.15%) Degree
7 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.03%) RHCE
9 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.03%) GCIA
9 1 (1.03%) GCIH
9 1 (1.03%) CCNA
9 1 (1.03%) CISSP
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.19%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.19%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.03%) GPFS
5 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.03%) XenApp
5 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) VMware
3 9 (9.28%) Rackspace
4 5 (5.15%) Epicor
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) NetApp
6 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.09%) Avaya
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.06%) Cognos
7 2 (2.06%) Citrix
7 2 (2.06%) Cisco
7 2 (2.06%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) Symantec
8 1 (1.03%) Sophos
8 1 (1.03%) IBM
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) F5
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