Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 8.22% 15.74% 20.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 38.64% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 19
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21,175 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,875 £68,875 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £49,491 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.98% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Salford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 23.29% 40.74% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 33
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,328
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.02% +7.51%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £47,350 £66,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Salford

Linux
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Salford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Salford over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) SaaS
3 4 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Customer Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) J2SE
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) JPA
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) AOP
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Pega