The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Widnes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Widnes region.

Operating Systems Category
Widnes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes - 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £21,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

The demand trend of job ads across the Widnes region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

Linux
Salary Trend in Widnes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Widnes region.

Linux Salary Trend in Widnes

Linux
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Widnes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Widnes region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Widnes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Ruckus Wireless