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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 33 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.46% 13.47% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 53.06% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 9
Median salary £35,000 £44,500 £29,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +52.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £53,000 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
15 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.95% 25.39% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 46
Median salary £45,000 £44,581 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.94% +31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) HSRP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) VRRP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) VRRP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Line Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago