The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria - - 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 Cumbria with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cumbria
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 20 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 4.76% 30.30% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 11
Median salary £22,000 £27,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -56.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria 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 Cumbria

Linux
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware