Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 46 42
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 0.52% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.88% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Bolton median annual salary - £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.00% +5.26%
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 27.78% 8.85% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 36
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £31,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -13.10% +7.41%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bolton

Linux
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bolton