Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 9 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.39% 11.81% 27.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.48% 38.46% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 23
Salford median annual salary £40,124 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.84% +23.29% -2.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,000 £31,320
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 42 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 23.20% 30.71% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 38
Salford median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,875 £18,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £55,125 £64,750 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 11 (64.71%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) Puppet
3 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) GitHub
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) SaaS
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) CentOS
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) C++

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 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) GitHub
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LLU
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) GitLab
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Customer Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) J2SE
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) JPA
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (5.88%) Cyberattack
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) AOP
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) GCFA
2 1 (5.88%) GPEN
2 1 (5.88%) GREM
2 1 (5.88%) GXPN
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GPG13
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Kibana
3 1 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.88%) VMware