The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winsford 75.00% 87.50% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £38,750 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.01% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Winsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Winsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winsford 100.00% 87.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Winsford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Winsford

Linux
Salary Trend in Winsford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Winsford

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Winsford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winsford 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winsford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Winsford 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP