The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 9.40% 0.85% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.57% 2.86% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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 Huddersfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 43.59% 29.66% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 30
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 2015, 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 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) SEO
2 8 (47.06%) AIX
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) Fireworks
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Web Development
2 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
2 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Management
2 8 (47.06%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Plesk
2 8 (47.06%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (47.06%) HTML5
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) CSS3
2 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (47.06%) Android Development
2 8 (47.06%) iOS Development
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Photoshop
1 8 (47.06%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (47.06%) Administrator
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (47.06%) Junior Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Junior Web Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Junior
3 1 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
1 8 (47.06%) HTML5
1 8 (47.06%) CSS3
1 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) AIX
2 8 (47.06%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) SEO
1 8 (47.06%) Web Development
1 8 (47.06%) Problem Management
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Management
1 8 (47.06%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (47.06%) Android Development
1 8 (47.06%) iOS Development
2 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Plesk
1 8 (47.06%) cPanel
1 8 (47.06%) Webmin
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat