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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 32 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.77% 1.39% 10.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.13% 6.67% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 17
Median salary £32,500 - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 15 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 24.62% 20.83% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 35
Median salary £33,750 £23,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.73% -29.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) PayPal
2 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) New Relic
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) PayPal
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
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