The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 37 31 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 18 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.92% 4.72% 19.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.94% 20.93% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 62
Average salary £40,000 £25,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.33% -31.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
138 86 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 30.87% 22.57% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 83 65 87
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Linux
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 36 (62.07%) UNIX
2 33 (56.90%) Oracle
3 32 (55.17%) Red Hat
4 27 (46.55%) DNS
4 27 (46.55%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (46.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
5 26 (44.83%) Shell Script
6 25 (43.10%) HPUX
7 23 (39.66%) Firewall
8 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (32.76%) Java
9 18 (31.03%) Windows
10 17 (29.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (27.59%) HP
11 16 (27.59%) Middleware
12 15 (25.86%) SAN
12 15 (25.86%) SOA
13 14 (24.14%) Oracle Fusion
13 14 (24.14%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (22.41%) Business Continuity
15 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
15 12 (20.69%) Data Integration
16 11 (18.97%) Oracle BI EE
16 11 (18.97%) WebCenter
16 11 (18.97%) HP StorageWorks
16 11 (18.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (18.97%) Finance
16 11 (18.97%) Hyperion
17 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 11 (18.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Tuxedo
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) DNS
2 26 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 23 (39.66%) Firewall
4 15 (25.86%) SAN
5 6 (10.34%) Internet
6 5 (8.62%) VPN
6 5 (8.62%) IMAP4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (8.62%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Administrator
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (22.41%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Middleware Administrator
8 6 (10.34%) Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support
9 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Technical Support
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (6.90%) HPUX Systems Administrator
11 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
12 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) Middleware
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (18.97%) WebCenter
4 5 (8.62%) Web Services
5 4 (6.90%) HTML
5 4 (6.90%) CSS
5 4 (6.90%) LAMP
6 3 (5.17%) Spring
7 2 (3.45%) Sass
7 2 (3.45%) Struts
7 2 (3.45%) XML
7 2 (3.45%) J2EE
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.72%) Java EE
8 1 (1.72%) EJB
8 1 (1.72%) XSLT
8 1 (1.72%) JDBC
8 1 (1.72%) Servlets
8 1 (1.72%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Data Integration
2 11 (18.97%) HP StorageWorks
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (62.07%) UNIX
2 25 (43.10%) HPUX
3 18 (31.03%) Windows
4 17 (29.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Fedora
6 4 (6.90%) Solaris
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Performance Tuning
1 27 (46.55%) Performance Monitoring
2 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (25.86%) SOA
4 13 (22.41%) Business Continuity
5 12 (20.69%) Load Balancing
6 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (15.52%) Service Management
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.45%) Release Management
10 2 (3.45%) Project Management
10 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Shell Script
2 19 (32.76%) Java
3 6 (10.34%) PHP
4 5 (8.62%) C
4 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) C++
6 3 (5.17%) SQL
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.45%) COBOL
8 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) OCP
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) RHEV
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) vSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.45%) OpenView
2 2 (3.45%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Oracle
2 32 (55.17%) Red Hat
3 16 (27.59%) HP
4 11 (18.97%) Hyperion
5 9 (15.52%) 3PAR
6 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.34%) Cisco
8 4 (6.90%) VMware
9 2 (3.45%) Percona
9 2 (3.45%) LogRhythm
9 2 (3.45%) Acronis
9 2 (3.45%) F5
9 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.45%) Qualys
9 2 (3.45%) JBoss
9 2 (3.45%) Juniper
9 2 (3.45%) Symantec
9 2 (3.45%) Micro Focus
9 2 (3.45%) Citrix
9 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
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