The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 9.43% 6.60% 5.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.62% 20.00% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
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 Wilmslow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 35 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 19.81% 33.02% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 33
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow

Linux
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Linux in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) C
3 7 (53.85%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) Intel
4 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) DRM
4 6 (46.15%) DVB
4 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Automotive
4 6 (46.15%) Device Driver
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Flash
4 6 (46.15%) J2ME
4 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
4 6 (46.15%) GPRS
4 6 (46.15%) GSM
4 6 (46.15%) MPEG
4 6 (46.15%) Symbian
4 6 (46.15%) UMTS
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) WLAN
4 6 (46.15%) SVG
4 6 (46.15%) Speech Recognition

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 (23.08%) iPaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Bluetooth
1 6 (46.15%) DVB
1 6 (46.15%) GPRS
1 6 (46.15%) GSM
1 6 (46.15%) NFC
1 6 (46.15%) UMTS
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
1 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (46.15%) WLAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Automotive
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Multimedia
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) French Language
2 3 (23.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Java Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Java Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Web Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) XML Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) BREW
1 6 (46.15%) Flash
1 6 (46.15%) J2ME
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
1 6 (46.15%) OpenAL
1 6 (46.15%) OpenCL
1 6 (46.15%) OpenGL
1 6 (46.15%) Qt
1 6 (46.15%) Series 60
1 6 (46.15%) SVG
1 6 (46.15%) UIQ
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) XSD
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Device Driver
1 6 (46.15%) iPhone
1 6 (46.15%) MPEG
1 6 (46.15%) Smartphone
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) DRM
3 6 (46.15%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (46.15%) Speech Recognition
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) B2B
4 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Intel
1 6 (46.15%) Symbian
2 2 (15.38%) VMware