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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 47 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.14% 7.24% 7.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.03% 23.57% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
145 157 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 28.49% 30.72% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127 131 95
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,650 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) PuTTY
2 6 (30.00%) Sass
2 6 (30.00%) Grunt
2 6 (30.00%) JSON
2 6 (30.00%) Drupal
2 6 (30.00%) PHP5
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) WordPress
2 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (30.00%) Magento
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) HTML5
2 6 (30.00%) CSS3
2 6 (30.00%) OOP
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) CMS
2 6 (30.00%) Web Design
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 6 (30.00%) SSH
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) FreeBSD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) CMS
1 6 (30.00%) Drupal
1 6 (30.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SSH
1 6 (30.00%) PuTTY
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Lead Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Lead PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) JSON
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) HTML5
2 6 (30.00%) CSS3
2 6 (30.00%) Sass
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) J2SE
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) HP Superdome
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) iDTV
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) FreeBSD
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) HPUX
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) OOP
1 6 (30.00%) Web Design
1 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) High Availability
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) PHP5
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) RHCE
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
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