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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 42 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.40% 6.28% 9.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.42% 26.55% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 34
Average salary £19,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
114 113 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 23.90% 23.64% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 94 90 89
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
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 4 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) TCP/IP
3 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.23%) UNIX
3 25 (36.23%) SQL
4 22 (31.88%) MCSE
4 22 (31.88%) MS Office
4 22 (31.88%) VPN
4 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (31.88%) MCITP
5 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 20 (28.99%) Oracle
7 18 (26.09%) MCP
7 18 (26.09%) MCSA
7 18 (26.09%) DNS
7 18 (26.09%) DHCP
7 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
8 16 (23.19%) Java
9 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
10 13 (18.84%) MCTS
10 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
12 11 (15.94%) Degree
12 11 (15.94%) QA
12 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
12 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (14.49%) C#

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
1 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 6 (8.70%) SAS
5 5 (7.25%) Apache
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.80%) Lync
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.45%) nginx
7 1 (1.45%) uWSGI
Applications
1 22 (31.88%) MS Office
2 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Office 365
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) TCP/IP
2 22 (31.88%) VPN
3 18 (26.09%) DNS
3 18 (26.09%) DHCP
4 4 (5.80%) SAN
4 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.35%) tcpdump
5 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) Big Data
2 8 (11.59%) Essbase
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.25%) QlikView
3 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Selenium
2 3 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.35%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.25%) French Language
1 5 (7.25%) Spanish Language
1 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Consultant
2 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (13.04%) Service Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.59%) Developer
3 8 (11.59%) DBA
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Business Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) IT Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.80%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) HTML
2 7 (10.14%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) Web Services
4 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.25%) REST
5 4 (5.80%) Ajax
5 4 (5.80%) DHTML
5 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.80%) CSS
5 4 (5.80%) SOAP
5 4 (5.80%) Silverlight
5 4 (5.80%) jQuery
6 3 (4.35%) SQLAlchemy
6 3 (4.35%) HTML5
6 3 (4.35%) JSON
6 3 (4.35%) Jinja
6 3 (4.35%) CSS3
6 3 (4.35%) Flask
7 1 (1.45%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Life Science
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) UNIX
3 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.70%) Mac OS X
7 4 (5.80%) Solaris
8 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.04%) Analytics
3 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.14%) SOA
5 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.25%) TDD
7 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Line Management
8 3 (4.35%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.35%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.35%) Computer Security
8 3 (4.35%) Test Management
8 3 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Java
3 10 (14.49%) C#
4 9 (13.04%) C++
4 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.59%) VB
6 7 (10.14%) Python
6 7 (10.14%) C
6 7 (10.14%) PHP
7 4 (5.80%) Ruby
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.80%) Assembly Language
7 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) MCSE
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (31.88%) MCITP
2 18 (26.09%) MCP
2 18 (26.09%) MCSA
3 13 (18.84%) MCTS
4 11 (15.94%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.35%) ISEB
6 3 (4.35%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (10.14%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.80%) SCCM
4 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) Oracle
3 8 (11.59%) Hyperion
4 7 (10.14%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) Cognos
5 5 (7.25%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco
6 4 (5.80%) HP
6 4 (5.80%) EMC
6 4 (5.80%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.35%) Splunk
7 3 (4.35%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.45%) Google
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