Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 53 14
Rank change year-on-year +22 -39 +29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 7 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.75% 2.17% 10.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 12.07% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 31
Halifax median annual salary £25,500 £32,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.54% -30.85% +64.19%
10th Percentile £17,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £35,625 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +8.43%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 58 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 15.79% 18.01% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 65
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +12.36% +55.46%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,375 £22,750
90th Percentile £43,250 £60,000 £55,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Halifax over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Linux
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Technician
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) VMware