The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 2.78% - 14.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% - 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £30,500 - £52,500
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 Stafford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 8 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 18.06% 16.00% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 15
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -29.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

Linux
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Stafford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Stafford over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) Magento
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Stafford, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago