Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 46 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 48 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 7.25% 5.82% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.97% 20.10% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 12
Warrington median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £48,975
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +30.77% -18.75%

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 155 209 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 23.41% 28.95% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 108 176 101
Warrington median annual salary £39,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.31% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £19,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £47,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -8.11%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Warrington

Linux
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Linux in Warrington

Linux
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Linux.

1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) DevOps
3 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 28 (58.33%) Ansible
3 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 28 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 25 (52.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (52.08%) Configuration Management
6 21 (43.75%) PowerShell
7 20 (41.67%) VMware
7 20 (41.67%) Terraform
8 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 17 (35.42%) Puppet
9 17 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (27.08%) Python
14 10 (20.83%) Xen
14 10 (20.83%) QA
14 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
14 10 (20.83%) VirtualBox
14 10 (20.83%) Private Cloud
14 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
14 10 (20.83%) KVM
15 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (16.67%) DNS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.17%) Network Security
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Chocolatey
3 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.08%) WiX
General
1 4 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Lead DevOps
3 9 (18.75%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) Laravel
2 1 (2.08%) QML
2 1 (2.08%) Qt
2 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.83%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) CCTV
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) DevOps
2 28 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (52.08%) Configuration Management
4 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.58%) Robotic Process Automation
9 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.25%) High Availability
11 3 (6.25%) Video Processing
12 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (2.08%) Dependency Injection
13 1 (2.08%) Open Source
13 1 (2.08%) TDD
13 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 13 (27.08%) Python
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C
4 4 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.83%) KVM
3 10 (20.83%) VirtualBox
3 10 (20.83%) Xen
4 8 (16.67%) Docker
5 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (14.58%) vSphere
6 5 (10.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.17%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 28 (58.33%) Ansible
2 20 (41.67%) Terraform
3 17 (35.42%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (35.42%) Puppet
4 2 (4.17%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.17%) Icinga
4 2 (4.17%) Nagios
4 2 (4.17%) Opsview
4 2 (4.17%) Pacemaker
5 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.08%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) IBM
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.17%) Facebook
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) New Relic
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle