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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 36 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 36 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.06% 10.81% 19.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 34.62% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 63
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
102 104 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 28.65% 31.23% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 109
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £46,500
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 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 32 (52.46%) UNIX
2 28 (45.90%) Java
3 26 (42.62%) Middleware
4 23 (37.70%) Red Hat
5 21 (34.43%) Oracle
6 17 (27.87%) SOA
6 17 (27.87%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (24.59%) C++
7 15 (24.59%) DTV
7 15 (24.59%) STB
8 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
8 14 (22.95%) DNS
9 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
10 12 (19.67%) Finance
10 12 (19.67%) Firewall
10 12 (19.67%) HPUX
10 12 (19.67%) ITIL
10 12 (19.67%) Data Integration
11 11 (18.03%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (18.03%) Windows
11 11 (18.03%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
12 10 (16.39%) Change Management
12 10 (16.39%) C
12 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
12 10 (16.39%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (14.75%) Puppet

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (16.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 12 (19.67%) Firewall
3 8 (13.11%) DVB
4 4 (6.56%) SAN
5 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) ATM
6 1 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
6 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) TKPROF
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.64%) Essbase
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Administrator
2 11 (18.03%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Middleware Administrator
3 9 (14.75%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Embedded Software Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.28%) Security Manager
10 2 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Project Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) Middleware
2 17 (27.87%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (14.75%) Web Services
4 7 (11.48%) WebCenter
5 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) CSS
6 2 (3.28%) .NET
6 2 (3.28%) LAMP
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.64%) XML
7 1 (1.64%) XSLT
7 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.64%) Spring
7 1 (1.64%) J2EE
7 1 (1.64%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) STB
1 15 (24.59%) DTV
2 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
3 12 (19.67%) Data Integration
4 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) UNIX
2 12 (19.67%) HPUX
3 11 (18.03%) Windows
4 7 (11.48%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.84%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) SOA
2 12 (19.67%) ITIL
3 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
3 11 (18.03%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (16.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (16.39%) Change Management
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) BPEL
7 5 (8.20%) Service Management
8 4 (6.56%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) Database Security
10 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) C++
3 10 (16.39%) C
3 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) COBOL
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) AWK
7 1 (1.64%) Korn
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) OCP
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
2 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Puppet
1 9 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Red Hat
2 21 (34.43%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) HP
3 7 (11.48%) Hyperion
4 5 (8.20%) F5
5 4 (6.56%) LogRhythm
5 4 (6.56%) Juniper
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Symantec
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Sourcefire
5 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
5 4 (6.56%) Qualys
6 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.28%) Dell
7 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.64%) BT
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.64%) Siebel
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago