Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 45 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 5.32% 5.52% 3.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.88% 25.64% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 16
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% +8.97%
10th Percentile £29,750 £34,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,750 £90,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 117 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 17.22% 21.55% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 110 49
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -3.08%
10th Percentile £20,975 £21,250 £21,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £79,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.12% -5.71% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Stoke-on-Trent

Linux
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Linux in Stoke-on-Trent

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 3 (14.29%) IaaS
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) Back Office

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) JSON
1 1 (4.76%) MooTools
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) API Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Go
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Ceph
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Puppet
2 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) AppSense
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) NetApp
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter