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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 29 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.75% 6.69% 3.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 19.01% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 13
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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
144 121 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 31.51% 35.17% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 119 99 129
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £49,500
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 17 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 41 (42.71%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) MySQL
3 32 (33.33%) HTML
3 32 (33.33%) CSS
3 32 (33.33%) UNIX
4 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 27 (28.13%) PHP
4 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (27.08%) Apache
5 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (27.08%) Subversion
5 26 (27.08%) JSON
6 25 (26.04%) Windows XP
7 24 (25.00%) SQL
7 24 (25.00%) DNS
7 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 24 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (19.79%) Web Design
10 19 (19.79%) Marketing
10 19 (19.79%) Hyper-V
11 18 (18.75%) MS Office
11 18 (18.75%) XML
11 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 18 (18.75%) VPN
11 18 (18.75%) Retail
11 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 18 (18.75%) REST

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 26 (27.08%) Apache
2 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 17 (17.71%) CMS
3 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (14.58%) nginx
5 9 (9.38%) uWSGI
5 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
6 7 (7.29%) SAS
7 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.17%) Lync
8 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.08%) IIS
10 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Office
2 16 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) DNS
2 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 18 (18.75%) VPN
4 14 (14.58%) DHCP
5 9 (9.38%) Kerberos
5 9 (9.38%) LDAP
5 9 (9.38%) SSL
5 9 (9.38%) SSH
6 3 (3.13%) SAN
7 2 (2.08%) Firewall
8 1 (1.04%) Network Security
8 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.04%) Internet
8 1 (1.04%) TACACS
8 1 (1.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) MySQL
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.29%) Big Data
5 6 (6.25%) QlikView
5 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (27.08%) Subversion
2 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.38%) Mercurial
3 9 (9.38%) SilkPerformer
3 9 (9.38%) LoadRunner
4 7 (7.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 19 (19.79%) Marketing
2 18 (18.75%) Retail
3 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.25%) Billing
4 6 (6.25%) French Language
4 6 (6.25%) Spanish Language
5 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) PHP Developer
3 15 (15.63%) IT Support
4 12 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.38%) Test Manager
8 8 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (7.29%) Business Consultant
9 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) HTML
1 32 (33.33%) CSS
2 26 (27.08%) JSON
3 18 (18.75%) REST
3 18 (18.75%) XML
4 17 (17.71%) XHTML
4 17 (17.71%) LAMP
4 17 (17.71%) Web Services
5 10 (10.42%) Ajax
5 10 (10.42%) jQuery
6 9 (9.38%) SQLAlchemy
6 9 (9.38%) HTML5
6 9 (9.38%) CSS3
6 9 (9.38%) Flask
6 9 (9.38%) SOAP
7 5 (5.21%) Spring
8 1 (1.04%) COM
8 1 (1.04%) Symfony
8 1 (1.04%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Device Driver
2 9 (9.38%) Clustering
2 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.17%) iPhone
5 2 (2.08%) Open Source
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Windows
2 32 (33.33%) UNIX
3 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (26.04%) Windows XP
6 24 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (9.38%) FreeBSD
9 4 (4.17%) Solaris
10 3 (3.13%) Android
11 2 (2.08%) CentOS
11 2 (2.08%) AIX
12 1 (1.04%) Debian
12 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Web Design
2 17 (17.71%) OO
2 17 (17.71%) OO PHP
3 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.58%) SOA
5 10 (10.42%) TDD
5 10 (10.42%) Online Marketing
6 9 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.38%) Web Development
6 9 (9.38%) Test Management
6 9 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 7 (7.29%) Analytics
7 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
7 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.29%) ITIL
8 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.21%) ERP
9 5 (5.21%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
1 27 (28.13%) PHP
2 24 (25.00%) SQL
3 17 (17.71%) PHP5
4 11 (11.46%) Python
5 10 (10.42%) Ruby
6 9 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 7 (7.29%) Java
8 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.13%) Perl
10 2 (2.08%) C++
11 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.04%) VB
11 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.71%) MCSE
3 16 (16.67%) MCSA
4 15 (15.63%) MCTS
4 15 (15.63%) MCITP
4 15 (15.63%) MCP
5 9 (9.38%) ISTQB
5 9 (9.38%) ISEB
6 6 (6.25%) Degree
7 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.04%) CISSP
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CCNA
9 1 (1.04%) RHCE
9 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) GCIA
9 1 (1.04%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.29%) QA
3 6 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.79%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.42%) VMware ESX
3 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.08%) vSphere
5 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.04%) GPFS
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
6 1 (1.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) VMware
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle
4 9 (9.38%) Rackspace
5 6 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.25%) Cognos
6 5 (5.21%) Epicor
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
8 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.13%) Cisco
8 3 (3.13%) SAP
8 3 (3.13%) Avaya
9 2 (2.08%) Citrix
9 2 (2.08%) HP
9 2 (2.08%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.04%) Zend
10 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.04%) Draytek
10 1 (1.04%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.04%) F5
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