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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 10.11% 6.25% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.03% 22.50% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 24
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.25% -3.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,200 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £47,500 £37,500
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 87 40 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 32.58% 27.78% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 44
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £47,500
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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 19 (38.78%) Puppet
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
4 14 (28.57%) LAMP
4 14 (28.57%) Unix
5 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
5 13 (26.53%) iPad
6 12 (24.49%) Apache
6 12 (24.49%) Degree
7 11 (22.45%) Java
7 11 (22.45%) SQL
7 11 (22.45%) DevOps
8 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.41%) Spring
9 9 (18.37%) PHP
10 8 (16.33%) Python
10 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (14.29%) nginx
11 7 (14.29%) Debian
11 7 (14.29%) TDD
11 7 (14.29%) Ubuntu
11 7 (14.29%) SOA
11 7 (14.29%) Web Services
11 7 (14.29%) ITIL
11 7 (14.29%) HTML
11 7 (14.29%) MySQL
11 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
12 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (12.24%) Hibernate

Linux
Co-occurring 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 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) nginx
2 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.20%) GlassFish
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) VLAN
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Gradle
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) JUnit
2 5 (10.20%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.08%) Automotive
1 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Administrator
2 11 (22.45%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (20.41%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Linux Support
6 6 (12.24%) Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) LAMP
2 10 (20.41%) Spring
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
5 5 (10.20%) EJB
5 5 (10.20%) Java EE
5 5 (10.20%) REST
6 4 (8.16%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) jQuery
7 3 (6.12%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.08%) CSS3
8 2 (4.08%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) J2EE
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
8 2 (4.08%) ODBC
8 2 (4.08%) RESTful
8 2 (4.08%) SOAP
8 2 (4.08%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) iPad
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Life Science
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Unix
2 7 (14.29%) Debian
2 7 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 6 (12.24%) CentOS
3 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.16%) SUSE
4 4 (8.16%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps
4 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) SOA
5 7 (14.29%) TDD
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.12%) Logistics
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) OO
9 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Java
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) PHP
3 8 (16.33%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.20%) Ruby
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) C
6 3 (6.12%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.08%) Korn
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Firmware
1 3 (6.12%) Samba
2 2 (4.08%) Postfix
2 2 (4.08%) qmail
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) Puppet
2 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.24%) Kibana
3 6 (12.24%) logstash
4 5 (10.20%) Graphite
5 4 (8.16%) Ansible
6 2 (4.08%) Nagios
6 2 (4.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Tableau
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 14 days ago