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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 37 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.08% 9.72% 9.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.52% 29.91% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 40
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 117 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.73% 32.50% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 83 160
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 17 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 44 (48.89%) UNIX
2 33 (36.67%) HTML
3 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 31 (34.44%) Oracle
4 30 (33.33%) CSS
5 29 (32.22%) MySQL
6 28 (31.11%) SQL
6 28 (31.11%) Telecoms
7 27 (30.00%) PHP
7 27 (30.00%) XML
7 27 (30.00%) OO
8 26 (28.89%) Windows
8 26 (28.89%) Retail
8 26 (28.89%) LAMP
8 26 (28.89%) PHP5
9 25 (27.78%) Marketing
9 25 (27.78%) OO PHP
9 25 (27.78%) CMS
9 25 (27.78%) Shell Script
10 24 (26.67%) Subversion
10 24 (26.67%) Web Design
10 24 (26.67%) PL/SQL
10 24 (26.67%) XHTML
10 24 (26.67%) Oracle Database
10 24 (26.67%) JSON
10 24 (26.67%) REST
11 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
11 23 (25.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (25.56%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (25.56%) Oracle Database 10g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (27.78%) CMS
2 13 (14.44%) WebLogic
3 9 (10.00%) Apache
4 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) DNS
2 5 (5.56%) LDAP
3 4 (4.44%) SSL
3 4 (4.44%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.44%) SSH
4 2 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.11%) SNMP
5 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.11%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) SMTP
5 1 (1.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) MySQL
2 24 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 23 (25.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 23 (25.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (24.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (24.44%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (24.44%) Essbase
4 22 (24.44%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Subversion
2 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Hudson
3 1 (1.11%) Maven
3 1 (1.11%) Ant
3 1 (1.11%) JUnit
General
1 28 (31.11%) Telecoms
2 26 (28.89%) Retail
3 25 (27.78%) Marketing
4 23 (25.56%) Finance
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 23 (25.56%) Oracle DBA
3 23 (25.56%) DBA
3 23 (25.56%) Administrator
4 16 (17.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (10.00%) Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Author
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Author
8 5 (5.56%) Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) HTML
2 30 (33.33%) CSS
3 27 (30.00%) XML
4 26 (28.89%) LAMP
5 24 (26.67%) JSON
5 24 (26.67%) REST
5 24 (26.67%) XHTML
6 5 (5.56%) J2EE
7 4 (4.44%) JDBC
7 4 (4.44%) Struts
8 3 (3.33%) Web Services
8 3 (3.33%) Spring
8 3 (3.33%) JSF
8 3 (3.33%) JSP
8 3 (3.33%) EJB
8 3 (3.33%) SOAP
9 2 (2.22%) jQuery
10 1 (1.11%) HTML5
10 1 (1.11%) JSTL
10 1 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.33%) Oracle Exalytics
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Device Driver
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Open Source
4 1 (1.11%) Social Media
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) UNIX
2 26 (28.89%) Windows
3 16 (17.78%) Solaris
4 11 (12.22%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.44%) FreeBSD
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) CentOS
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Debian
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) OO
2 25 (27.78%) OO PHP
3 24 (26.67%) Web Design
4 23 (25.56%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (18.89%) Online Marketing
6 13 (14.44%) SOA
7 12 (13.33%) Migration
8 7 (7.78%) Software Architecture
9 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.44%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.44%) ITIL
10 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.33%) OOD
12 2 (2.22%) ERP
12 2 (2.22%) Scrum
12 2 (2.22%) Project Management
12 2 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.22%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 27 (30.00%) PHP
4 26 (28.89%) PHP5
5 25 (27.78%) Shell Script
6 24 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.67%) Java
8 5 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) SC Cleared
1 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (1.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle
2 22 (24.44%) Hyperion
2 22 (24.44%) Fujitsu
3 13 (14.44%) VMware
4 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.22%) Epicor
7 2 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) Dell
8 1 (1.11%) Cisco
8 1 (1.11%) NetApp
8 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.11%) Symantec
8 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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