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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.75% 4.88% 11.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.54% 23.68% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 26
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
121 76 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.44% 20.60% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 53 76
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (54.55%) UNIX
2 29 (43.94%) Red Hat
3 27 (40.91%) Java
4 26 (39.39%) Oracle
5 23 (34.85%) Middleware
6 19 (28.79%) TCP/IP
6 19 (28.79%) DNS
7 16 (24.24%) Firewall
7 16 (24.24%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (22.73%) C++
8 15 (22.73%) HPUX
8 15 (22.73%) SOA
8 15 (22.73%) DTV
8 15 (22.73%) STB
8 15 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (21.21%) Shell Script
10 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
10 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (16.67%) ITIL
11 11 (16.67%) Windows
11 11 (16.67%) HP
11 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
11 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
12 10 (15.15%) Web Services
12 10 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (15.15%) SAN
12 10 (15.15%) Change Management
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (9.09%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) TCP/IP
1 19 (28.79%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) DVB
5 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Administrator
2 14 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (19.70%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (16.67%) Middleware Administrator
5 10 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Embedded Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Project Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Manager
11 2 (3.03%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) Middleware
2 16 (24.24%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) WebCenter
5 4 (6.06%) LAMP
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) HTML
6 1 (1.52%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) CSS
6 1 (1.52%) Struts
6 1 (1.52%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) STB
1 15 (22.73%) DTV
2 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.55%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) UNIX
2 15 (22.73%) HPUX
3 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (16.67%) Windows
5 7 (10.61%) Solaris
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) SOA
1 15 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
1 15 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 11 (16.67%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 10 (15.15%) Change Management
3 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.09%) Service Management
7 5 (7.58%) BPEL
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) Operations Management
8 3 (4.55%) Information Security
9 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
9 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) C++
3 14 (21.21%) Shell Script
4 9 (13.64%) C
5 8 (12.12%) Embedded C
5 8 (12.12%) Embedded C++
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) SQL
7 1 (1.52%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
1 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Red Hat
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle
3 11 (16.67%) HP
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco
5 6 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 6 (9.09%) F5
6 5 (7.58%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.58%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.58%) Qualys
6 5 (7.58%) Symantec
6 5 (7.58%) Juniper
6 5 (7.58%) Hyperion
6 5 (7.58%) LogRhythm
7 3 (4.55%) VMware
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Percona
9 1 (1.52%) BT
9 1 (1.52%) Sybase
9 1 (1.52%) Dell
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