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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.75% 4.86% 9.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 17.89% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 20
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,134 £19,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
105 123 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.85% 27.15% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 84 107 95
Average salary £30,611 £27,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.31% -29.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,600 £40,000
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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (58.49%) Windows
1 31 (58.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (41.51%) PHP
3 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.08%) MySQL
5 17 (32.08%) WordPress
6 15 (28.30%) C++
6 15 (28.30%) CSS3
6 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
6 15 (28.30%) jQuery
6 15 (28.30%) HTML5
7 14 (26.42%) Magento
7 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
7 14 (26.42%) Drupal
7 14 (26.42%) PHP 5
7 14 (26.42%) SSH
7 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (26.42%) Project Planning
7 14 (26.42%) Degree
7 14 (26.42%) JSON
7 14 (26.42%) Grunt
7 14 (26.42%) Sass
7 14 (26.42%) PuTTY
7 14 (26.42%) OOP
7 14 (26.42%) XML
7 14 (26.42%) C
7 14 (26.42%) Web Design

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (32.08%) WordPress
2 14 (26.42%) CMS
2 14 (26.42%) Drupal
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SPSS
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) PuTTY
1 14 (26.42%) SSH
2 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (13.21%) tcpdump
3 7 (13.21%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) ADSL
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) FTP
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) PBX
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) MySQL
2 15 (28.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) DB2
5 3 (5.66%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (1.89%) Informix
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
1 14 (26.42%) Grunt
1 14 (26.42%) Subversion
2 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.87%) Electronics
2 6 (11.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) HTML CSS Developer
2 16 (30.19%) HTML Developer
3 15 (28.30%) PHP Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Lead Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Lead PHP Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (16.98%) Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Cyberthreat Analyst
9 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (7.55%) Malware Analyst
11 3 (5.66%) Administrator
11 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
12 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
12 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) CSS
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) CSS3
2 15 (28.30%) HTML5
2 15 (28.30%) jQuery
3 14 (26.42%) JSON
3 14 (26.42%) Sass
3 14 (26.42%) XML
4 6 (11.32%) .NET
5 4 (7.55%) EJB
5 4 (7.55%) J2EE
5 4 (7.55%) J2SE
5 4 (7.55%) JSP
5 4 (7.55%) REST
5 4 (7.55%) Servlets
5 4 (7.55%) Web Services
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.89%) LAMP
7 1 (1.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 31 (58.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (11.32%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.32%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.89%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows CE
3 8 (15.09%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.55%) Unix
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) OOP
2 14 (26.42%) Project Planning
2 14 (26.42%) Scrum
2 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.42%) Web Design
3 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) OO
3 10 (18.87%) OOD
3 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
3 10 (18.87%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
3 10 (18.87%) UML
4 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
4 8 (15.09%) Information Security
5 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.32%) Coaching
6 6 (11.32%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) PHP
2 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) C++
4 14 (26.42%) C
4 14 (26.42%) PHP 5
5 13 (24.53%) C#
6 10 (18.87%) Embedded C
7 5 (9.43%) Java
7 5 (9.43%) SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.55%) Perl
8 4 (7.55%) Python
9 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) HNC
2 10 (18.87%) HND
3 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCIE
6 2 (3.77%) EnCE
6 2 (3.77%) GCFA
6 2 (3.77%) GCIH
6 2 (3.77%) GREM
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.89%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Snort
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) GPFS
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) EnCase
2 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) IBM
2 6 (11.32%) NetWitness
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) Intel
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) AlienVault
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.77%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.77%) Splunk
7 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Juniper
7 1 (1.89%) Sybase
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
ePeople Recruitment Limited
Posted: 26 days ago