The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 45 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.56% 9.32% 9.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.95% 28.95% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
161 114 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.61% 32.20% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 142 101 163
Average salary £29,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Cheshire

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 31 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) HTML
1 46 (52.27%) MySQL
1 46 (52.27%) CSS
2 41 (46.59%) JavaScript
2 41 (46.59%) PHP
3 38 (43.18%) Subversion
3 38 (43.18%) JSON
4 32 (36.36%) PHP5
4 32 (36.36%) OO
5 31 (35.23%) CMS
5 31 (35.23%) LAMP
5 31 (35.23%) Marketing
5 31 (35.23%) OO PHP
6 30 (34.09%) Web Design
6 30 (34.09%) XHTML
7 29 (32.95%) Windows
7 29 (32.95%) XML
7 29 (32.95%) REST
7 29 (32.95%) Git (software)
8 25 (28.41%) Apache
9 21 (23.86%) UNIX
10 20 (22.73%) DNS
11 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
11 19 (21.59%) Online Marketing
12 17 (19.32%) Retail
13 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 16 (18.18%) Web Services
13 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (15.91%) nginx

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (35.23%) CMS
2 25 (28.41%) Apache
3 14 (15.91%) nginx
4 13 (14.77%) MS Exchange
4 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.23%) uWSGI
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) Lync
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
1 13 (14.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) DNS
2 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.77%) VPN
4 11 (12.50%) DHCP
5 9 (10.23%) LDAP
5 9 (10.23%) Kerberos
5 9 (10.23%) SSL
5 9 (10.23%) SSH
6 3 (3.41%) SAN
7 2 (2.27%) Firewall
8 1 (1.14%) TACACS
8 1 (1.14%) LAN
8 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) MySQL
2 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Subversion
2 29 (32.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.23%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.27%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (35.23%) Marketing
2 17 (19.32%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.82%) Billing
5 5 (5.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 18 (20.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (15.91%) IT Support
4 14 (15.91%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Support Technician
11 4 (4.55%) Applications Manager
11 4 (4.55%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) HTML
1 46 (52.27%) CSS
2 38 (43.18%) JSON
3 31 (35.23%) LAMP
4 30 (34.09%) XHTML
5 29 (32.95%) XML
5 29 (32.95%) REST
6 16 (18.18%) Web Services
7 9 (10.23%) SOAP
7 9 (10.23%) Ajax
7 9 (10.23%) jQuery
7 9 (10.23%) SQLAlchemy
7 9 (10.23%) HTML5
7 9 (10.23%) Flask
7 9 (10.23%) CSS3
8 5 (5.68%) Spring
9 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Clustering
1 9 (10.23%) Device Driver
2 3 (3.41%) iPhone
3 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 21 (23.86%) UNIX
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.91%) Windows XP
5 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (10.23%) FreeBSD
8 3 (3.41%) Android
8 3 (3.41%) Solaris
9 2 (2.27%) AIX
9 2 (2.27%) CentOS
10 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) OO
2 31 (35.23%) OO PHP
3 30 (34.09%) Web Design
4 19 (21.59%) Online Marketing
5 14 (15.91%) SOA
6 9 (10.23%) TDD
6 9 (10.23%) Web Development
6 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.95%) ITIL
8 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.68%) ERP
10 3 (3.41%) Migration
10 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.27%) Change Management
11 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.27%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.59%) JavaScript
1 41 (46.59%) PHP
2 32 (36.36%) PHP5
3 13 (14.77%) SQL
4 9 (10.23%) Python
4 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.23%) Ruby
5 2 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.50%) MCSE
2 11 (12.50%) MCSA
3 10 (11.36%) MCTS
3 10 (11.36%) MCITP
3 10 (11.36%) MCP
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) ISEB
5 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CEH
6 1 (1.14%) GCIA
6 1 (1.14%) GCIH
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.14%) CISSP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.14%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) XenServer
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Puppet
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) VMware
2 9 (10.23%) Rackspace
3 5 (5.68%) Epicor
4 3 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) NetApp
4 3 (3.41%) Avaya
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.14%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.14%) Draytek
6 1 (1.14%) F5
6 1 (1.14%) Symantec
6 1 (1.14%) Sophos
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago