The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 30 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.51% 3.05% 5.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 13.16% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Median salary £37,946 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,517 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.05% 23.17% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 43
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Linux
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Linux Salary Trend in Halifax

Linux
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Halifax

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 13 (68.42%) HP
2 13 (68.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 11 (57.89%) Retail
4 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) VB
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) HP UCMDB
7 6 (31.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (31.58%) Docker
7 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) Internet
8 5 (26.32%) Dynatrace
8 5 (26.32%) Coaching
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
8 5 (26.32%) Online Banking
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 6 (31.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) SMTP
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Automation Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Monitoring Specialist
5 5 (26.32%) Principal Developer
6 3 (15.79%) IP Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) C Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
3 5 (26.32%) Online Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Coaching
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) VB
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (31.58%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Dynatrace
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) NetIQ