The median annual salary for a Linux Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Support
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.88% +28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1377 918 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.29% 96.33% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 802 1325
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Cheshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in Cheshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 - -
Linux Support
North West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Kaspersky
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Server Building
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Sophos
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Chat Support
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) MindAlign
2 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JMS
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Server Building
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Chat Support
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Kaspersky
2 3 (42.86%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle