The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northwich 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire / Northwich
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northwich 15.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £32,000 - -
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 Northwich with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northwich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 15 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northwich 25.00% 46.88% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 4
Median salary £32,000 £19,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.42% -49.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northwich 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 Northwich

Linux
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Salary trend for Linux in Northwich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northwich region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) EMC VNX
4 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Time Management

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northwich 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto