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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 7.63% 9.46% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.36% 30.14% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 35
Average salary £36,500 £38,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.57% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
138 146 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.07% 31.40% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 116 129
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
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 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) UNIX
2 31 (41.33%) SQL
3 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 25 (33.33%) Oracle
5 24 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (32.00%) Windows XP
6 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
7 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (28.00%) MCSE
8 21 (28.00%) VPN
8 21 (28.00%) MS Office
8 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 21 (28.00%) Hyper-V
9 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (25.33%) MCTS
10 19 (25.33%) MCITP
11 18 (24.00%) Java
12 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (22.67%) MCSA
12 17 (22.67%) VMware
13 16 (21.33%) MCP
13 16 (21.33%) DNS
14 15 (20.00%) DHCP
14 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.67%) QA
15 14 (18.67%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 9 (12.00%) SAS
5 8 (10.67%) IIS
6 6 (8.00%) Lync
6 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (6.67%) Apache
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) nginx
9 1 (1.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) MS Office
2 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) SPSS
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) TCP/IP
2 21 (28.00%) VPN
3 16 (21.33%) DNS
4 15 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (6.67%) SAN
6 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.67%) Firewall
8 1 (1.33%) Network Security
8 1 (1.33%) HTTP
8 1 (1.33%) Internet
8 1 (1.33%) TACACS
8 1 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Big Data
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (10.67%) Essbase
3 8 (10.67%) QlikView
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (6.67%) MySQL
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (12.00%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (9.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.67%) French Language
2 8 (10.67%) Spanish Language
3 6 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Consultant
2 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 9 (12.00%) Test Manager
2 9 (12.00%) Business Consultant
3 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (10.67%) Developer
3 8 (10.67%) DBA
3 8 (10.67%) IT Support
4 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) IT Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
4 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.33%) Silverlight
5 4 (5.33%) jQuery
5 4 (5.33%) DHTML
5 4 (5.33%) Ajax
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) REST
6 3 (4.00%) CSS3
6 3 (4.00%) Flask
6 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 3 (4.00%) SQLAlchemy
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (1.33%) Symfony
7 1 (1.33%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.33%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
1 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Algorithms
2 8 (10.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) iPhone
4 3 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.67%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) UNIX
3 26 (34.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (32.00%) Windows XP
4 24 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.33%) Solaris
7 5 (6.67%) Android
8 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (14.67%) Analytics
3 9 (12.00%) Test Management
3 9 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.33%) Migration
5 7 (9.33%) SOA
6 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) TDD
8 4 (5.33%) Line Management
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.00%) ITIL
9 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.00%) Functional Programming
9 3 (4.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) Java
3 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.00%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) C++
4 8 (10.67%) VB
5 7 (9.33%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Python
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.33%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (28.00%) MCSE
3 19 (25.33%) MCTS
3 19 (25.33%) MCITP
4 17 (22.67%) MCSA
5 16 (21.33%) MCP
6 9 (12.00%) ISTQB
6 9 (12.00%) Degree
6 9 (12.00%) ISEB
7 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.33%) CISSP
11 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.33%) CCNA
11 1 (1.33%) RHCE
11 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.33%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (17.33%) VMware ESX
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.67%) vSphere
7 2 (2.67%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.33%) XenApp
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
8 1 (1.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) Oracle
3 17 (22.67%) VMware
4 8 (10.67%) Hyperion
4 8 (10.67%) Business Objects
4 8 (10.67%) Cognos
5 5 (6.67%) Cisco
6 4 (5.33%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) EMC
6 4 (5.33%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.00%) NetApp
7 3 (4.00%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.67%) Avaya
8 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.67%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.67%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) Citrix
9 1 (1.33%) Zend
9 1 (1.33%) F5
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago