The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 32 42 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.77% 2.16% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.40% 17.95% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 18
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
North 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 Harrogate region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
86 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 21.55% 12.04% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 85 39 43
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Linux
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Harrogate region.

Linux Salary Trend in Harrogate

Linux
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (72.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) UNIX
2 26 (52.00%) VMware
3 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (48.00%) DNS
5 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.00%) IIS
7 18 (36.00%) Citrix
7 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
8 16 (32.00%) SAN
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
9 15 (30.00%) Apache
9 15 (30.00%) VMware ESX
9 15 (30.00%) CentOS
9 15 (30.00%) vSphere
10 12 (24.00%) vCloud
10 12 (24.00%) Cisco
11 11 (22.00%) MS Office
11 11 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
12 10 (20.00%) People Management
12 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 10 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (20.00%) Project Planning
12 10 (20.00%) CRM
12 10 (20.00%) ERP
12 10 (20.00%) DHCP
12 10 (20.00%) RDBMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (38.00%) IIS
2 15 (30.00%) Apache
3 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.00%) GlassFish
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (10.00%) nginx
6 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) DNS
2 16 (32.00%) SAN
3 10 (20.00%) DHCP
3 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 9 (18.00%) Network Security
4 9 (18.00%) WAN
4 9 (18.00%) LAN
4 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.00%) VPN
4 9 (18.00%) Firewall
5 7 (14.00%) LDAP
5 7 (14.00%) NAS
6 5 (10.00%) VLAN
6 5 (10.00%) RIP
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
6 5 (10.00%) OSPF
6 5 (10.00%) BGP
7 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (8.00%) VoIP
7 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Technical Support
2 9 (18.00%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (18.00%) Support Consultant
2 9 (18.00%) Consultant
2 9 (18.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) IT Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) MIS Manager
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX Support
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Junior
8 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) jQuery
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) iSeries
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) AS400
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) UNIX
3 15 (30.00%) CentOS
4 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (8.00%) AIX
8 4 (8.00%) HPUX
8 4 (8.00%) Solaris
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) CRM
1 10 (20.00%) ERP
1 10 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 10 (20.00%) People Management
2 8 (16.00%) Network Management
3 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Project Management
5 5 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) Network Design
7 3 (6.00%) Data Security
7 3 (6.00%) Release Management
7 3 (6.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) Open Source
8 2 (4.00%) BCP
8 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) Perl
3 8 (16.00%) PHP
4 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) HNC
3 2 (4.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 15 (30.00%) vSphere
4 12 (24.00%) vCloud
5 11 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (14.00%) XenApp
7 7 (14.00%) XenServer
8 2 (4.00%) Gluster
9 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Nagios
1 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) VMware
2 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Citrix
3 12 (24.00%) Cisco
4 10 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (14.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) IBM
6 6 (12.00%) EMC
6 6 (12.00%) Isilon
7 5 (10.00%) Nimsoft
7 5 (10.00%) Zerto
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 5 (10.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago