The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.33% 7.90% 15.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 33.33% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 47
Average salary £37,500 £21,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -42.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £31,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 78 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 27.41% 23.71% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 89
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Linux
West Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (52.94%) UNIX
2 35 (51.47%) Oracle
3 33 (48.53%) Red Hat
4 32 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 32 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
4 32 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 30 (44.12%) Shell Script
6 29 (42.65%) HPUX
7 28 (41.18%) Java
8 27 (39.71%) DNS
8 27 (39.71%) Firewall
9 24 (35.29%) Windows
10 21 (30.88%) SOA
10 21 (30.88%) Middleware
11 19 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (27.94%) Hyperion
11 19 (27.94%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (27.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (27.94%) Oracle Fusion
11 19 (27.94%) WebCenter
11 19 (27.94%) Oracle BI EE
12 18 (26.47%) Data Integration
12 18 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (25.00%) HP
14 14 (20.59%) Finance
15 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
17 11 (16.18%) VPN
17 11 (16.18%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (27.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.94%) Tuxedo
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 27 (39.71%) DNS
2 27 (39.71%) Firewall
3 11 (16.18%) VPN
3 11 (16.18%) SAN
4 10 (14.71%) IMAP4
5 8 (11.76%) Internet
6 4 (5.88%) WAN
7 3 (4.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.94%) POP3
9 1 (1.47%) IPsec
9 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
9 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle ODI
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Administrator
3 13 (19.12%) Technical Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Desktop Support
5 8 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 7 (10.29%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Middleware Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.88%) HPUX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) Middleware
2 19 (27.94%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (27.94%) WebCenter
3 11 (16.18%) CSS
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
4 7 (10.29%) Sass
5 5 (7.35%) Spring
6 4 (5.88%) jQuery
6 4 (5.88%) Grails
6 4 (5.88%) RESTful
6 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.47%) J2EE
8 1 (1.47%) EJB
8 1 (1.47%) JDBC
8 1 (1.47%) Servlets
8 1 (1.47%) Struts
8 1 (1.47%) XML
8 1 (1.47%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Data Integration
2 9 (13.24%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) UNIX
2 29 (42.65%) HPUX
3 24 (35.29%) Windows
4 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.71%) Fedora
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Solaris
6 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
8 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
1 32 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
2 21 (30.88%) SOA
3 19 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (14.71%) Service Management
6 9 (13.24%) Business Continuity
7 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 7 (10.29%) MVC
8 7 (10.29%) SEO
9 5 (7.35%) ITIL
10 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
11 3 (4.41%) Information Security
11 3 (4.41%) Operations Management
12 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.94%) Release Management
12 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (2.94%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Shell Script
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 6 (8.82%) C
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.35%) C++
6 5 (7.35%) SQL
7 2 (2.94%) COBOL
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) C#
8 1 (1.47%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) VBA
8 1 (1.47%) Tcl
8 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
1 2 (2.94%) OCP
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.94%) XenApp
4 2 (2.94%) vSphere
4 2 (2.94%) RHEV
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) Postfix
5 1 (1.47%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP NNM
1 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.94%) HP SIM
1 2 (2.94%) OpenView
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Oracle
2 33 (48.53%) Red Hat
3 19 (27.94%) Hyperion
4 17 (25.00%) HP
5 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.29%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.35%) JBoss
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco
8 4 (5.88%) VMware
9 3 (4.41%) Symantec
9 3 (4.41%) Juniper
9 3 (4.41%) LogRhythm
9 3 (4.41%) F5
9 3 (4.41%) Qualys
9 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.94%) Brocade
10 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.94%) Acronis
10 2 (2.94%) Citrix
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