The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 181 174 155
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 5 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 21
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3240 3360 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.34% 97.99% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2726 2456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) PuTTY
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas