Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 10 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 60 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 9.93% 20.34% 12.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.68% 48.98% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 31
Knutsford median annual salary £48,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £38,600 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £47,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.43% -13.75% -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 173 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 28.64% 41.53% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67 16 69
Knutsford median annual salary £48,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.41% -3.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £29,800 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Knutsford

Linux
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Knutsford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Knutsford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Risk Management
3 31 (51.67%) Finance
3 31 (51.67%) Unix
4 30 (50.00%) Java
4 30 (50.00%) Banking
5 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (33.33%) AIX
7 19 (31.67%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) Investment Banking
9 17 (28.33%) Wealth Management
10 16 (26.67%) Middleware
11 15 (25.00%) Law
11 15 (25.00%) Oracle
12 14 (23.33%) OO
12 14 (23.33%) Web Services
12 14 (23.33%) TDD
12 14 (23.33%) JSON
12 14 (23.33%) Incident Management
13 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (20.00%) DevOps
14 12 (20.00%) ITIL
15 11 (18.33%) XML
15 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 10 (16.67%) Perl
16 10 (16.67%) Subversion
16 10 (16.67%) Mac OS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 8 (13.33%) JBoss
1 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.67%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.00%) Confluence
4 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) MindAlign
5 2 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.33%) PaaS
4 3 (5.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) SSH
2 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) HTTP
4 3 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (1.67%) DMZ
5 1 (1.67%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) DB2
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.67%) Informix
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) SonarQube
4 4 (6.67%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Babel
6 2 (3.33%) Grunt
6 2 (3.33%) gulp
6 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.33%) PhantomJS
6 2 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.33%) webpack
7 1 (1.67%) MSI
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 30 (50.00%) Banking
3 18 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 15 (25.00%) Law
5 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
4 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Linux Support
5 6 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.33%) Messaging Support
9 2 (3.33%) Messaging Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Middleware
2 14 (23.33%) JSON
2 14 (23.33%) Web Services
3 11 (18.33%) XML
4 9 (15.00%) HTML
5 8 (13.33%) SOAP
6 7 (11.67%) jQuery
6 7 (11.67%) REST
6 7 (11.67%) Spring
7 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.33%) J2EE
8 5 (8.33%) Java EE
9 4 (6.67%) HTML5
10 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (5.00%) JSP
10 3 (5.00%) ODBC
10 3 (5.00%) React
10 3 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.00%) Clustering
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Contactless
4 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) IVR
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 31 (51.67%) Unix
3 20 (33.33%) AIX
4 10 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 7 (11.67%) Solaris
6 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Risk Management
2 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) Wealth Management
4 14 (23.33%) Incident Management
4 14 (23.33%) OO
4 14 (23.33%) TDD
5 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (20.00%) DevOps
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
7 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.00%) Change Management
8 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.67%) OOP
10 7 (11.67%) SDLC
11 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.33%) Information Security
12 5 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
13 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (31.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) Perl
4 9 (15.00%) Python
4 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.67%) C
5 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.67%) Ruby
6 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) Go
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) JCL
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
1 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.67%) CA Wily
3 4 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.67%) Nagios
4 3 (5.00%) BladeLogic
4 3 (5.00%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.33%) Ansible
5 2 (3.33%) Netcool
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
5 2 (3.33%) SCOM
6 1 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.67%) Terraform
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) AppDynamics
2 7 (11.67%) Splunk
3 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (5.00%) Veritas
6 2 (3.33%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.33%) CA
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 2 (3.33%) Teradata
7 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.67%) BMC
7 1 (1.67%) Informatica
7 1 (1.67%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.67%) TIBCO