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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 8.98% 9.30% 10.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.49% 30.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 55
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
156 110 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 30.47% 30.99% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 132 97 168
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 46 (53.49%) HTML
1 46 (53.49%) MySQL
1 46 (53.49%) CSS
2 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
2 41 (47.67%) PHP
3 38 (44.19%) Subversion
3 38 (44.19%) JSON
4 32 (37.21%) PHP5
4 32 (37.21%) OO
5 31 (36.05%) CMS
5 31 (36.05%) LAMP
5 31 (36.05%) Marketing
5 31 (36.05%) OO PHP
6 30 (34.88%) Web Design
6 30 (34.88%) XHTML
7 29 (33.72%) XML
7 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
7 29 (33.72%) REST
8 26 (30.23%) Windows
9 25 (29.07%) Apache
10 19 (22.09%) DNS
10 19 (22.09%) Online Marketing
11 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
11 18 (20.93%) UNIX
12 17 (19.77%) Retail
13 16 (18.60%) Web Services
14 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
14 15 (17.44%) SOA
15 14 (16.28%) nginx
16 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 31 (36.05%) CMS
2 25 (29.07%) Apache
3 14 (16.28%) nginx
4 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
4 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.47%) uWSGI
6 3 (3.49%) Lync
6 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Office
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) DNS
2 15 (17.44%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.95%) VPN
4 10 (11.63%) DHCP
5 9 (10.47%) Kerberos
5 9 (10.47%) LDAP
5 9 (10.47%) SSL
5 9 (10.47%) SSH
6 3 (3.49%) SAN
7 2 (2.33%) Firewall
8 1 (1.16%) TACACS
8 1 (1.16%) LAN
8 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (53.49%) MySQL
2 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.16%) Essbase
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (44.19%) Subversion
2 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (36.05%) Marketing
2 17 (19.77%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.98%) Billing
5 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Developer
2 32 (37.21%) PHP Developer
3 18 (20.93%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Web Developer
5 13 (15.12%) IT Support
6 11 (12.79%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (12.79%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) Applications Support
9 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Analyst
12 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Analyst
13 4 (4.65%) Support Manager
13 4 (4.65%) Applications Support Manager
13 4 (4.65%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (53.49%) HTML
1 46 (53.49%) CSS
2 38 (44.19%) JSON
3 31 (36.05%) LAMP
4 30 (34.88%) XHTML
5 29 (33.72%) REST
5 29 (33.72%) XML
6 16 (18.60%) Web Services
7 9 (10.47%) SOAP
7 9 (10.47%) CSS3
7 9 (10.47%) Flask
7 9 (10.47%) Ajax
7 9 (10.47%) jQuery
7 9 (10.47%) SQLAlchemy
7 9 (10.47%) HTML5
8 5 (5.81%) Spring
9 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Device Driver
1 9 (10.47%) Clustering
2 3 (3.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.16%) Open Source
3 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) UNIX
3 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.79%) Windows XP
5 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 9 (10.47%) FreeBSD
7 3 (3.49%) Solaris
7 3 (3.49%) Android
8 2 (2.33%) CentOS
8 2 (2.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.16%) Debian
9 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) OO
2 31 (36.05%) OO PHP
3 30 (34.88%) Web Design
4 19 (22.09%) Online Marketing
5 15 (17.44%) SOA
6 9 (10.47%) TDD
6 9 (10.47%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.47%) Web Development
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL
8 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.81%) ERP
9 5 (5.81%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (3.49%) Migration
10 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.33%) Change Management
11 2 (2.33%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
1 41 (47.67%) PHP
2 32 (37.21%) PHP5
3 12 (13.95%) SQL
4 9 (10.47%) Python
4 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.47%) Ruby
5 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.63%) MCSE
2 10 (11.63%) MCSA
3 9 (10.47%) MCTS
3 9 (10.47%) MCITP
3 9 (10.47%) MCP
4 4 (4.65%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) CISSP
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.16%) GCIA
5 1 (1.16%) GCIH
5 1 (1.16%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) XenServer
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) Rackspace
3 7 (8.14%) VMware
4 5 (5.81%) Epicor
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.49%) SAP
5 3 (3.49%) Avaya
5 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco
6 2 (2.33%) NetApp
6 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.16%) HP
7 1 (1.16%) Dell
7 1 (1.16%) Symantec
7 1 (1.16%) Sophos
7 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
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