The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 0.86% 1.16% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 2.78% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +82.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 28.45% 41.86% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 16
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
West Yorkshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Line 500
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle