Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 46 41
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 0.97% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.76% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Bolton median annual salary - £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.00% +5.26%
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 30 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 20.69% 8.21% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 30
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £33,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% -6.90% +15.08%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £38,750 £37,625 £46,150
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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