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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 20 31
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 4.41% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 20.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
19 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 23.75% 22.06% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +41.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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