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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.86% 7.60% 16.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.48% 31.71% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 54
Average salary £38,750 £21,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.23% -42.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
92 82 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 26.29% 23.98% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 90
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 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 31 (50.00%) UNIX
2 30 (48.39%) Oracle
3 29 (46.77%) Red Hat
4 28 (45.16%) TCP/IP
5 27 (43.55%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (43.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
7 25 (40.32%) HPUX
8 24 (38.71%) DNS
9 23 (37.10%) Windows
9 23 (37.10%) Firewall
10 21 (33.87%) Java
11 20 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (24.19%) Middleware
12 15 (24.19%) SOA
12 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (22.58%) HP
14 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (20.97%) SAN
14 13 (20.97%) Hyperion
14 13 (20.97%) Oracle Fusion
14 13 (20.97%) WebCenter
14 13 (20.97%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (20.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (20.97%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (19.35%) Data Integration
15 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
15 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
15 12 (19.35%) Finance
16 11 (17.74%) Business Continuity

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (20.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Tuxedo
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 24 (38.71%) DNS
3 23 (37.10%) Firewall
4 13 (20.97%) SAN
5 11 (17.74%) VPN
6 10 (16.13%) IMAP4
7 8 (12.90%) Internet
8 4 (6.45%) WAN
9 3 (4.84%) LAN
10 2 (3.23%) POP3
11 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.61%) IPsec
11 1 (1.61%) SSH
11 1 (1.61%) VLAN
11 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Administrator
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Desktop Support
4 10 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (14.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.52%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Support
6 8 (12.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) HPUX Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Middleware Administrator
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (20.97%) WebCenter
3 9 (14.52%) CSS
3 9 (14.52%) HTML
4 6 (9.68%) Sass
5 4 (6.45%) Spring
6 3 (4.84%) Grails
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.84%) RESTful
7 2 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) XML
8 1 (1.61%) J2SE
8 1 (1.61%) J2EE
8 1 (1.61%) EJB
8 1 (1.61%) JDBC
8 1 (1.61%) Servlets
8 1 (1.61%) Struts
8 1 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Integration
2 10 (16.13%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) UNIX
2 25 (40.32%) HPUX
3 23 (37.10%) Windows
4 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (16.13%) Fedora
6 3 (4.84%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) Debian
8 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Performance Tuning
1 27 (43.55%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (24.19%) SOA
4 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.74%) Business Continuity
6 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing
7 9 (14.52%) Service Management
8 6 (9.68%) MVC
8 6 (9.68%) SEO
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL
9 3 (4.84%) Information Security
9 3 (4.84%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.23%) Release Management
11 1 (1.61%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
2 21 (33.87%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.29%) PHP
5 6 (9.68%) C
6 5 (8.06%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) COBOL
9 1 (1.61%) C#
9 1 (1.61%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) OCP
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.23%) RHEV
5 1 (1.61%) Xen
5 1 (1.61%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) OpenView
1 2 (3.23%) HP NNM
1 2 (3.23%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Oracle
2 29 (46.77%) Red Hat
3 14 (22.58%) HP
4 13 (20.97%) Hyperion
5 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.90%) 3PAR
7 6 (9.68%) Cisco
8 4 (6.45%) JBoss
8 4 (6.45%) VMware
9 3 (4.84%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.84%) Symantec
9 3 (4.84%) Juniper
9 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.84%) F5
9 3 (4.84%) Qualys
9 3 (4.84%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.23%) Acronis
10 2 (3.23%) Micro Focus
10 2 (3.23%) Brocade
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