The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 5.63% 1.74% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
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 Wilmslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 40.85% 38.26% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 2
Average salary £36,888 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +74.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £21,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wilmslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Linux
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Wilmslow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
3 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Broadband
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) SMTP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Change Control

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Route 53
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Broadband
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) SMTP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) Android Development
4 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle