The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 13.66% 15.38% 14.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 41.38% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 24
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +52.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £42,500
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 Stockport with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 54 58 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 33.54% 37.18% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 56
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Linux
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Linux in Stockport

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Stockport over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (42.86%) Puppet
2 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 16 (38.10%) Python
3 13 (30.95%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) Unix
4 12 (28.57%) iPad
4 12 (28.57%) Ruby
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.19%) PHP
6 10 (23.81%) Debian
6 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
7 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 9 (21.43%) CentOS
7 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL
8 8 (19.05%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Apache
9 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (14.29%) nginx
10 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (14.29%) Clustering
10 6 (14.29%) Perl
10 6 (14.29%) Java
10 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.90%) logstash
11 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Gradle
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Applications Engineer
1 11 (26.19%) Applications Support
1 11 (26.19%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Applications Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 6 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) Symfony
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) ATL
3 3 (7.14%) Laravel
4 2 (4.76%) LAMP
4 2 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) iPad
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 10 (23.81%) Debian
3 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
4 9 (21.43%) CentOS
5 4 (9.52%) SUSE
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 8 (19.05%) DevOps
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) OOP
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) OO
8 2 (4.76%) OWASP
8 2 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) Ruby
3 11 (26.19%) PHP
4 7 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (11.90%) C++
7 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.14%) C#
9 2 (4.76%) C
9 2 (4.76%) Groovy
10 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Postfix
1 5 (11.90%) qmail
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Graphite
2 5 (11.90%) Kibana
2 5 (11.90%) logstash
2 5 (11.90%) Nagios
2 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Google
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