The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 17 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 418 375 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.43% 11.05% 8.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.04% 46.58% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 325 237 193
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
928 805 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.38% 23.71% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 724 586 497
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Salary Trend in Leeds

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 385 (46.33%) UNIX
2 343 (41.28%) Apache
3 306 (36.82%) Java
4 276 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
5 260 (31.29%) Oracle
6 248 (29.84%) Windows
7 226 (27.20%) VMware
8 195 (23.47%) DevOps
9 174 (20.94%) E-Commerce
10 165 (19.86%) PHP
11 151 (18.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 142 (17.09%) HTML
13 141 (16.97%) Red Hat
14 137 (16.49%) Bash Shell
15 133 (16.00%) Puppet
16 132 (15.88%) MySQL
17 131 (15.76%) Cisco
18 128 (15.40%) Scrum
19 124 (14.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 117 (14.08%) SQL
21 116 (13.96%) Spring
22 113 (13.60%) Perl
23 112 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
23 112 (13.48%) HTML5
24 111 (13.36%) SAN
25 104 (12.52%) Python
26 103 (12.39%) Shell Script
27 97 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
28 96 (11.55%) Project Management
29 94 (11.31%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 343 (41.28%) Apache
2 66 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 56 (6.74%) MS Exchange
4 40 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (4.09%) IIS
7 27 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 27 (3.25%) nginx
8 26 (3.13%) Node.js
9 22 (2.65%) WebSphere
10 21 (2.53%) WebLogic
11 19 (2.29%) OpenStack
12 17 (2.05%) JBoss
13 14 (1.68%) WordPress
13 14 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
14 11 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (0.60%) Lync
17 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
17 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.01%) MS Office
3 8 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.68%) Amazon S3
4 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.96%) PaaS
5 8 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.48%) Route 53
7 2 (0.24%) Office 365
8 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 111 (13.36%) SAN
2 94 (11.31%) Firewall
3 79 (9.51%) Internet
4 75 (9.03%) DNS
5 58 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 52 (6.26%) NAS
7 47 (5.66%) VPN
8 44 (5.29%) Cisco IOS
9 40 (4.81%) SSL
10 38 (4.57%) BGP
10 38 (4.57%) MPLS
11 37 (4.45%) OSPF
12 26 (3.13%) EIGRP
12 26 (3.13%) HTTP
12 26 (3.13%) Network Security
13 22 (2.65%) LAN
13 22 (2.65%) SMTP
14 21 (2.53%) VoIP
15 20 (2.41%) PBX
16 19 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (15.88%) MySQL
2 90 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 72 (8.66%) SQL Server
4 55 (6.62%) Oracle Database
5 51 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 51 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
7 33 (3.97%) RDBMS
8 30 (3.61%) Riak
9 28 (3.37%) MongoDB
10 26 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (2.41%) Redis
12 15 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (1.68%) BusinessObjects XI
13 14 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.96%) SimpleDB
14 8 (0.96%) Couchbase
14 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (6.86%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 42 (5.05%) Hudson
4 27 (3.25%) TeamCity
5 22 (2.65%) Subversion
6 20 (2.41%) JIRA
7 16 (1.93%) Maven
8 14 (1.68%) Selenium
9 9 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 7 (0.84%) JUnit
11 5 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.36%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.24%) JMeter
13 2 (0.24%) JBehave
13 2 (0.24%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.12%) Selenium IDE
14 1 (0.12%) Bazaar
14 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (5.42%) Games
2 39 (4.69%) Finance
3 35 (4.21%) Retail
4 26 (3.13%) Banking
5 20 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.84%) Automotive
7 4 (0.48%) Advertising
8 3 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.12%) Local Government
9 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.12%) Back Office
9 1 (0.12%) Legal
9 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (16.13%) Architect
2 103 (12.39%) Developer
3 88 (10.59%) Administrator
4 76 (9.15%) Systems Engineer
5 68 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 68 (8.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 56 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 50 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
8 48 (5.78%) Java Architect
9 46 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
10 45 (5.42%) PHP Developer
11 41 (4.93%) Senior Developer
11 41 (4.93%) UNIX Administrator
12 36 (4.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 34 (4.09%) Analyst
13 34 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 34 (4.09%) Technical Leader
14 33 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
14 33 (3.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 32 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (17.09%) HTML
2 116 (13.96%) Spring
3 112 (13.48%) ActiveMQ
3 112 (13.48%) HTML5
4 86 (10.35%) Hibernate
5 73 (8.78%) LAMP
6 56 (6.74%) Web Services
7 50 (6.02%) XML
8 43 (5.17%) .NET
9 37 (4.45%) AngularJS
10 36 (4.33%) CSS
11 32 (3.85%) Symfony
12 31 (3.73%) Apache Camel
13 30 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
14 25 (3.01%) Java EE
14 25 (3.01%) J2EE
15 20 (2.41%) Spring Integration
16 18 (2.17%) jQuery
17 17 (2.05%) REST
17 17 (2.05%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.59%) Clustering
2 63 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.37%) Open Source
5 15 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.56%) Replication
7 10 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.20%) IBM XIV
8 9 (1.08%) User Experience
9 7 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.84%) CMDB
10 6 (0.72%) RIA
11 5 (0.60%) Wiki
11 5 (0.60%) HACMP
12 4 (0.48%) NHS
12 4 (0.48%) iPhone
12 4 (0.48%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.36%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 385 (46.33%) UNIX
2 248 (29.84%) Windows
3 124 (14.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 68 (8.18%) Solaris
5 63 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (6.26%) CentOS
8 22 (2.65%) AIX
9 20 (2.41%) Debian
10 16 (1.93%) HPUX
11 14 (1.68%) SUSE
11 14 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.44%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.20%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.96%) Android
15 5 (0.60%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (23.47%) DevOps
3 174 (20.94%) E-Commerce
4 128 (15.40%) Scrum
5 96 (11.55%) Project Management
6 91 (10.95%) Service Delivery
7 72 (8.66%) ITIL
8 67 (8.06%) Load Balancing
9 64 (7.70%) Incident Management
10 63 (7.58%) Configuration Management
11 53 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (5.66%) OO
13 45 (5.42%) TDD
13 45 (5.42%) Change Control
14 42 (5.05%) Mentoring
15 37 (4.45%) Unit Testing
16 30 (3.61%) Software Engineering
17 29 (3.49%) Technical Architecture
17 29 (3.49%) Service Management
18 27 (3.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 306 (36.82%) Java
2 165 (19.86%) PHP
3 137 (16.49%) Bash Shell
4 117 (14.08%) SQL
5 113 (13.60%) Perl
6 104 (12.52%) Python
7 103 (12.39%) Shell Script
8 83 (9.99%) Ruby
9 68 (8.18%) JavaScript
10 53 (6.38%) PowerShell
11 22 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 21 (2.53%) C#
13 16 (1.93%) C++
14 13 (1.56%) PHP5
15 3 (0.36%) C
16 2 (0.24%) VBA
17 1 (0.12%) R
17 1 (0.12%) Erlang
17 1 (0.12%) Scala
17 1 (0.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 72 (8.66%) Degree
2 37 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (4.09%) CCNP
4 28 (3.37%) CCNA
5 27 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (1.93%) OCP
6 16 (1.93%) Oracle Certification
7 15 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.81%) MCSE
7 15 (1.81%) MCSA
7 15 (1.81%) CISSP
8 14 (1.68%) VCP4
9 13 (1.56%) CCIE
10 11 (1.32%) CCSP
10 11 (1.32%) CCDA
11 8 (0.96%) CCDP
11 8 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 8 (0.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.96%) CCSE
11 8 (0.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.14%) SLA
2 47 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 22 (2.65%) QA
4 10 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 151 (18.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (10.83%) Active Directory
3 50 (6.02%) vSphere
4 42 (5.05%) XenApp
5 22 (2.65%) XenServer
5 22 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (2.17%) Xen
8 15 (1.81%) Terminal Services
8 15 (1.81%) Samba
9 13 (1.56%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.32%) Firmware
11 10 (1.20%) Hyper-V
11 10 (1.20%) Squid
12 9 (1.08%) NFS
12 9 (1.08%) KVM
13 7 (0.84%) ProxySG
14 5 (0.60%) GPFS
15 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 133 (16.00%) Puppet
2 97 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (6.38%) Nagios
4 38 (4.57%) Cobbler
5 32 (3.85%) Tivoli
6 27 (3.25%) NetBackup
7 17 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (2.05%) Salt
7 17 (2.05%) Opsview
8 12 (1.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 11 (1.32%) OpenView
10 10 (1.20%) ZABBIX
10 10 (1.20%) Graphite
11 8 (0.96%) Cacti
11 8 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.72%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.48%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 2 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 260 (31.29%) Oracle
2 226 (27.20%) VMware
3 141 (16.97%) Red Hat
4 131 (15.76%) Cisco
5 77 (9.27%) Microsoft
6 71 (8.54%) NetApp
7 65 (7.82%) Citrix
8 58 (6.98%) CheckPoint
9 39 (4.69%) HP
10 36 (4.33%) Symantec
11 31 (3.73%) Veritas
12 29 (3.49%) IBM
12 29 (3.49%) CommVault
13 26 (3.13%) F5
14 25 (3.01%) EMC
14 25 (3.01%) Juniper
15 18 (2.17%) Zend
16 15 (1.81%) Business Objects
17 14 (1.68%) AppSense
17 14 (1.68%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35k - £40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum c£20K + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago