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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - 35 31
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.65% 3.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 18.92% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £44,196 £27,188
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +62.55%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
31 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.46% 19.27% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 43
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,375 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HSRP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) VRRP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago