Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 35 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 9.49% 9.07% 13.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.54% 24.31% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 54
Stockport median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +37.68% -6.12%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 Stockport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 126 144 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 29.17% 37.31% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 138 119
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £27,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (46.34%) LAMP
2 18 (43.90%) Apache
3 16 (39.02%) MySQL
3 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 15 (36.59%) DevOps
5 13 (31.71%) SOA
5 13 (31.71%) TDD
5 13 (31.71%) Puppet
6 12 (29.27%) PHP
6 12 (29.27%) Web Services
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (24.39%) nginx
8 10 (24.39%) jQuery
8 10 (24.39%) Ruby
8 10 (24.39%) CSS
8 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (24.39%) SQL
8 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
9 9 (21.95%) SSL
9 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
9 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
9 9 (21.95%) J2EE
9 9 (21.95%) SOAP
9 9 (21.95%) Unix
9 9 (21.95%) Ajax
9 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 9 (21.95%) RESTful

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 18 (43.90%) Apache
2 10 (24.39%) nginx
3 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.76%) GlassFish
4 4 (9.76%) JBoss
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.44%) Route 53
3 1 (2.44%) Serverless
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) SSL
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) IPsec
3 2 (4.88%) OpenVPN
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Gradle
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Administrator
2 13 (31.71%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (29.27%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (29.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (21.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Support
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (4.88%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) LAMP
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) Web Services
4 10 (24.39%) CSS
4 10 (24.39%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) Ajax
5 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 9 (21.95%) CSS3
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
5 9 (21.95%) J2EE
5 9 (21.95%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (21.95%) RESTful
5 9 (21.95%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (21.95%) SOAP
5 9 (21.95%) YUI
6 5 (12.20%) ODBC
7 4 (9.76%) EJB
7 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.76%) Java EE
7 4 (9.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (21.95%) User Experience
2 8 (19.51%) iPad
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.20%) Life Science
4 4 (9.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Debian
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) DevOps
3 13 (31.71%) SOA
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 9 (21.95%) BDD
4 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
4 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.95%) Microservices
4 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) Web Application Development
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) UML
10 1 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) PHP
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) Ruby
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) Korn
5 3 (7.32%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Samba
2 2 (4.88%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) Ansible
2 5 (12.20%) Terraform
3 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Grafana
4 1 (2.44%) Kibana
4 1 (2.44%) logstash
4 1 (2.44%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix