The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 40 34 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.61% 3.89% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.81% 20.59% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £23,000 £44,196 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.95% +75.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 34 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 17.65% 18.89% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 30
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Halifax

Linux
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Linux in Halifax

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
1 3 (50.00%) Sass
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Legal

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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DMZ
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HSRP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) VRRP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Halifax
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago