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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 49 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 10.94% 7.34% 4.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.25% 22.37% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 23
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,750 £40,800
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
139 152 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 31.03% 32.83% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 128 123 118
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 46 (52.27%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) UNIX
3 35 (39.77%) SQL
4 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (30.68%) Windows XP
6 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (29.55%) TCP/IP
7 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
8 25 (28.41%) Hyper-V
8 25 (28.41%) Oracle
9 24 (27.27%) MS Office
9 24 (27.27%) VPN
9 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (26.14%) MCSE
10 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
11 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (23.86%) MCTS
12 21 (23.86%) MCITP
13 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (21.59%) MCSA
13 19 (21.59%) DNS
14 18 (20.45%) MCP
14 18 (20.45%) Java
14 18 (20.45%) VMware
14 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
15 17 (19.32%) DHCP
16 15 (17.05%) Telecoms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 10 (11.36%) Apache
5 9 (10.23%) SAS
6 8 (9.09%) IIS
7 7 (7.95%) Lync
8 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (5.68%) uWSGI
9 5 (5.68%) nginx
10 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Office
2 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) SPSS
4 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 24 (27.27%) VPN
3 19 (21.59%) DNS
4 17 (19.32%) DHCP
5 5 (5.68%) SAN
6 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.27%) Firewall
8 1 (1.14%) SSH
8 1 (1.14%) Network Security
8 1 (1.14%) Internet
8 1 (1.14%) TACACS
8 1 (1.14%) HTTP
8 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.14%) LDAP
8 1 (1.14%) SMTP
8 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) Big Data
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.23%) MySQL
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (9.09%) Essbase
4 8 (9.09%) QlikView
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) LoadRunner
1 9 (10.23%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (7.95%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (5.68%) Subversion
3 5 (5.68%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.09%) French Language
2 8 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 6 (6.82%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Consultant
2 14 (15.91%) Developer
3 11 (12.50%) IT Support
4 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Business Consultant
5 9 (10.23%) Test Manager
5 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) DBA
6 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) IT Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) HTML
2 10 (11.36%) Web Services
3 8 (9.09%) Ajax
3 8 (9.09%) CSS
3 8 (9.09%) jQuery
4 7 (7.95%) SQLAlchemy
4 7 (7.95%) HTML5
4 7 (7.95%) JSON
4 7 (7.95%) SOAP
4 7 (7.95%) .NET
4 7 (7.95%) CSS3
4 7 (7.95%) Flask
5 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.55%) Silverlight
6 4 (4.55%) REST
6 4 (4.55%) DHTML
7 1 (1.14%) XHR
7 1 (1.14%) Symfony
7 1 (1.14%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.55%) iPhone
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.41%) Open Source
6 2 (2.27%) Life Science
7 1 (1.14%) iPad
7 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) UNIX
3 28 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (30.68%) Windows XP
4 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.95%) Solaris
8 6 (6.82%) Android
9 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.14%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.50%) SOA
2 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (12.50%) Analytics
3 9 (10.23%) Test Strategy
3 9 (10.23%) Test Management
3 9 (10.23%) TDD
3 9 (10.23%) Data Analysis
4 8 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
5 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL
6 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.55%) Web Development
7 4 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.55%) Line Management
7 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.41%) Functional Programming
8 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.77%) SQL
2 18 (20.45%) Java
3 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.36%) C++
5 9 (10.23%) Python
5 9 (10.23%) C#
6 8 (9.09%) VB
6 8 (9.09%) PHP
7 7 (7.95%) C
8 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.41%) Perl
10 2 (2.27%) Ruby
10 2 (2.27%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (26.14%) MCSE
3 21 (23.86%) MCTS
3 21 (23.86%) MCITP
4 19 (21.59%) MCSA
5 18 (20.45%) MCP
6 10 (11.36%) Degree
7 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
7 9 (10.23%) ISEB
8 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (1.14%) CISSP
12 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.14%) CCNA
12 1 (1.14%) RHCE
12 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.14%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.91%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (28.41%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.77%) VMware ESX
3 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.27%) vSphere
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.14%) XenApp
8 1 (1.14%) XenServer
8 1 (1.14%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.41%) Oracle
3 18 (20.45%) VMware
4 8 (9.09%) Hyperion
4 8 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 8 (9.09%) Cognos
5 7 (7.95%) Rackspace
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
7 4 (4.55%) HP
7 4 (4.55%) EMC
7 4 (4.55%) NETGEAR
8 3 (3.41%) NetApp
8 3 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.41%) SAP
8 3 (3.41%) Avaya
9 2 (2.27%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.14%) Zend
10 1 (1.14%) F5
10 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.14%) IBM
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