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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 7.50% 1.15% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.47% 3.33% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
34 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 28.33% 34.48% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 31 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) Web Services
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (65.22%) Load Balancing
4 14 (60.87%) UNIX
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) Amazon S3
6 12 (52.17%) HTML
6 12 (52.17%) PHP
6 12 (52.17%) CSS
7 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (43.48%) HTML5
7 10 (43.48%) Ajax
7 10 (43.48%) Degree
8 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
9 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
10 5 (21.74%) SLA
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) MySQL
10 5 (21.74%) Phalcon
10 5 (21.74%) WordPress
11 4 (17.39%) Telematics
11 4 (17.39%) DevOps
11 4 (17.39%) VPN
11 4 (17.39%) DNS
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) VMware
12 3 (13.04%) Service Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (21.74%) WordPress
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (52.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) Route 53
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (8.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Broadband
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 3 (13.04%) SMTP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML5
3 10 (43.48%) Ajax
4 5 (21.74%) Phalcon
5 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE
6 2 (8.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Telematics
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
4 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Load Balancing
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Document Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) PHP
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) Samba
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
3 2 (8.70%) Veritas
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) CommVault
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