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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 31 45 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 7.79% 2.44% 13.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.89% 14.08% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 37
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
147 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.95% 17.32% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 49 78
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 37 (60.66%) UNIX
2 30 (49.18%) Red Hat
3 27 (44.26%) Oracle
4 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
5 19 (31.15%) DNS
5 19 (31.15%) Java
6 18 (29.51%) Middleware
7 16 (26.23%) HPUX
7 16 (26.23%) Firewall
7 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (24.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
8 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (24.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (22.95%) HP
9 14 (22.95%) SOA
10 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
11 12 (19.67%) Finance
11 12 (19.67%) Windows
11 12 (19.67%) SAN
12 11 (18.03%) ITIL
12 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
12 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
13 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (16.39%) Puppet
13 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
13 10 (16.39%) Oracle Reports

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 8 (13.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (9.84%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
2 19 (31.15%) DNS
3 16 (26.23%) Firewall
4 12 (19.67%) SAN
5 3 (4.92%) DVB
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.28%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Administrator
2 16 (26.23%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (24.59%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (21.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (18.03%) Middleware Administrator
6 10 (16.39%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Project Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Junior
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) Middleware
2 15 (24.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (16.39%) Web Services
4 4 (6.56%) WebCenter
4 4 (6.56%) LAMP
5 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.64%) Spring
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) J2EE
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) Struts
5 1 (1.64%) XML
5 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) Data Integration
4 6 (9.84%) STB
4 6 (9.84%) DTV
5 5 (8.20%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) UNIX
2 16 (26.23%) HPUX
2 16 (26.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
4 7 (11.48%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
1 15 (24.59%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (22.95%) SOA
3 11 (18.03%) ITIL
3 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
4 10 (16.39%) Change Management
4 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
4 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (14.75%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.48%) Service Management
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) BPEL
8 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.92%) Information Security
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.28%) Project Management
10 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
3 8 (13.11%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) C
5 4 (6.56%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.64%) SQL
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) Puppet
1 10 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Red Hat
2 27 (44.26%) Oracle
3 14 (22.95%) HP
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
4 7 (11.48%) 3PAR
5 6 (9.84%) F5
6 5 (8.20%) Sourcefire
6 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.20%) Qualys
6 5 (8.20%) Symantec
6 5 (8.20%) Juniper
6 5 (8.20%) LogRhythm
7 4 (6.56%) Hyperion
8 3 (4.92%) VMware
9 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.28%) Percona
10 1 (1.64%) BT
10 1 (1.64%) Sybase
10 1 (1.64%) Dell
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