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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 269 400 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.36% 11.37% 8.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.33% 47.51% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 206 317 205
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
684 842 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.25% 23.93% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 517 685 704
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 204 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (32.45%) Windows
3 189 (31.14%) Python
4 176 (29.00%) Unix
5 169 (27.84%) Puppet
6 167 (27.51%) Opscode Chef
7 160 (26.36%) VMware
8 157 (25.86%) Bash Shell
9 150 (24.71%) Java
10 144 (23.72%) DevOps
11 143 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (22.57%) Red Hat
13 136 (22.41%) MySQL
14 134 (22.08%) Firewall
15 126 (20.76%) PHP
16 118 (19.44%) Oracle
16 118 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 115 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 114 (18.78%) Ruby
19 111 (18.29%) SQL
20 101 (16.64%) Configuration Management
21 96 (15.82%) Shell Script
22 95 (15.65%) Cisco
23 94 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
24 93 (15.32%) Microsoft
25 92 (15.16%) Jenkins
26 91 (14.99%) SQL Server
27 90 (14.83%) Git (software)
28 84 (13.84%) Apache
29 79 (13.01%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 84 (13.84%) Apache
2 68 (11.20%) Node.js
3 48 (7.91%) CloudStack
4 36 (5.93%) OpenStack
5 31 (5.11%) WebSphere
6 29 (4.78%) JBoss
7 28 (4.61%) WebLogic
8 22 (3.62%) MS Exchange
9 20 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (3.13%) IIS
10 19 (3.13%) Tomcat
11 16 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (1.81%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (1.32%) Apache Spark
14 8 (1.32%) Confluence
15 6 (0.99%) CMS
16 5 (0.82%) SugarCRM
17 4 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) MS Office
2 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Line 500
2 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 94 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.98%) GitHub
3 12 (1.98%) IaaS
4 10 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.48%) PaaS
6 6 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.82%) SaaS
8 3 (0.49%) Office 365
9 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 134 (22.08%) Firewall
2 58 (9.56%) VPN
3 49 (8.07%) SAN
4 39 (6.43%) DNS
5 35 (5.77%) SSL
6 33 (5.44%) TCP/IP
7 32 (5.27%) BGP
7 32 (5.27%) NAS
7 32 (5.27%) VoIP
8 28 (4.61%) MPLS
9 27 (4.45%) IPsec
9 27 (4.45%) LAN
9 27 (4.45%) OSPF
10 23 (3.79%) WAN
11 20 (3.29%) Internet
11 20 (3.29%) VLAN
12 15 (2.47%) Network Security
13 13 (2.14%) HTTP
14 7 (1.15%) IPv4
14 7 (1.15%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (22.41%) MySQL
2 91 (14.99%) SQL Server
3 75 (12.36%) MongoDB
4 48 (7.91%) Redis
5 39 (6.43%) Hadoop
6 38 (6.26%) NoSQL
7 36 (5.93%) Big Data
8 33 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (4.28%) Informix
9 26 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (3.13%) CouchDB
12 19 (3.13%) Riak
13 15 (2.47%) Relational Database
14 14 (2.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 14 (2.31%) Oracle Database
15 13 (2.14%) Couchbase
16 10 (1.65%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 92 (15.16%) Jenkins
2 90 (14.83%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.45%) Subversion
4 26 (4.28%) JIRA
5 25 (4.12%) Selenium
6 22 (3.62%) Maven
7 21 (3.46%) Cucumber
7 21 (3.46%) JUnit
8 18 (2.97%) JMeter
8 18 (2.97%) NeoLoad
9 14 (2.31%) PHPUnit
10 12 (1.98%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.81%) Vagrant
12 10 (1.65%) NUnit
12 10 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (1.65%) XMLUnit
13 9 (1.48%) JBehave
14 8 (1.32%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.99%) IntelliJ
General
1 32 (5.27%) Finance
2 29 (4.78%) Games
3 27 (4.45%) Retail
4 16 (2.64%) Marketing
5 12 (1.98%) Back Office
6 10 (1.65%) Electronics
7 8 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.33%) iGaming
9 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (17.13%) Developer
2 97 (15.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 88 (14.50%) Linux Engineer
4 76 (12.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 59 (9.72%) Cloud Engineer
6 57 (9.39%) Systems Engineer
7 46 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
7 46 (7.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 41 (6.75%) Analyst
9 39 (6.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 38 (6.26%) Architect
11 36 (5.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 36 (5.93%) PHP Developer
12 34 (5.60%) Java Developer
13 32 (5.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (5.27%) DevOps Systems Engineer
14 31 (5.11%) Administrator
15 29 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
16 28 (4.61%) Network Engineer
16 28 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.69%) LAMP
2 61 (10.05%) XML
3 57 (9.39%) Web Services
4 43 (7.08%) HTML
5 36 (5.93%) RabbitMQ
6 35 (5.77%) .NET
6 35 (5.77%) CSS
7 25 (4.12%) Spring
8 21 (3.46%) JSON
9 19 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (2.80%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.64%) jQuery
11 16 (2.64%) Middleware
11 16 (2.64%) RESTful
12 15 (2.47%) J2EE
13 14 (2.31%) REST
14 13 (2.14%) Ajax
14 13 (2.14%) SOAP
15 11 (1.81%) .NET Framework
16 10 (1.65%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.08%) Data Centre
2 34 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.27%) Clustering
4 23 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.46%) iPad
6 20 (3.29%) Cybercrime
7 15 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
8 13 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.81%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.65%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.32%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.32%) User Experience
13 6 (0.99%) AS400
13 6 (0.99%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.99%) IBM XIV
14 5 (0.82%) RIA
15 4 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 197 (32.45%) Windows
2 176 (29.00%) Unix
3 118 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 63 (10.38%) Windows Server
5 41 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (6.10%) Ubuntu
8 31 (5.11%) Solaris
9 24 (3.95%) CentOS
10 17 (2.80%) Debian
11 8 (1.32%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.99%) AIX
12 6 (0.99%) HPUX
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.82%) SUSE
14 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.16%) Android
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (23.72%) DevOps
3 143 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
4 101 (16.64%) Configuration Management
5 78 (12.85%) ITIL
6 76 (12.52%) Scrum
7 75 (12.36%) TDD
8 68 (11.20%) High Availability
9 58 (9.56%) Open Source
10 53 (8.73%) Software Engineering
11 44 (7.25%) Mentoring
12 43 (7.08%) E-Commerce
13 41 (6.75%) Load Balancing
14 37 (6.10%) BDD
15 34 (5.60%) ETL
16 32 (5.27%) RUP
17 31 (5.11%) OOP
18 26 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (3.95%) OWASP
19 24 (3.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (31.14%) Python
2 157 (25.86%) Bash Shell
3 150 (24.71%) Java
4 126 (20.76%) PHP
5 114 (18.78%) Ruby
6 111 (18.29%) SQL
7 96 (15.82%) Shell Script
8 79 (13.01%) JavaScript
9 62 (10.21%) Perl
10 47 (7.74%) C#
11 25 (4.12%) VB
12 22 (3.62%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.47%) C++
14 14 (2.31%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.81%) VBA
16 10 (1.65%) VBScript
17 4 (0.66%) C
17 4 (0.66%) Scala
17 4 (0.66%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (3.62%) CCNP
3 21 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (3.13%) Degree
5 18 (2.97%) CCDE
5 18 (2.97%) CCIE
5 18 (2.97%) CCSP
6 14 (2.31%) CCNA
7 12 (1.98%) Security Cleared
8 10 (1.65%) CISSP
8 10 (1.65%) PhD
8 10 (1.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.49%) OCP
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.33%) ISEB
12 2 (0.33%) MCSE
12 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.95%) QA
2 18 (2.97%) SLA
3 10 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.82%) SDET
6 4 (0.66%) COBIT
7 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 115 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (9.23%) Active Directory
3 52 (8.57%) vSphere
4 42 (6.92%) Xen
5 25 (4.12%) XenServer
6 23 (3.79%) Docker
7 21 (3.46%) KVM
8 16 (2.64%) XenApp
9 15 (2.47%) Hyper-V
10 14 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (1.15%) vCloud
13 4 (0.66%) Firmware
14 3 (0.49%) NFS
14 3 (0.49%) Samba
15 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
15 1 (0.16%) Postfix
15 1 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
15 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 169 (27.84%) Puppet
2 167 (27.51%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (11.70%) Salt
4 53 (8.73%) Nagios
5 50 (8.24%) Cobbler
6 49 (8.07%) Ansible
7 36 (5.93%) Opsview
8 30 (4.94%) Cacti
8 30 (4.94%) Graphite
9 25 (4.12%) Tivoli
10 23 (3.79%) CFEngine
10 23 (3.79%) Grafana
11 17 (2.80%) FortiGate
12 11 (1.81%) OpenView
13 9 (1.48%) Munin
13 9 (1.48%) OpenNMS
13 9 (1.48%) Zenoss
14 6 (0.99%) CA Single Sign-On
14 6 (0.99%) SCCM
14 6 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 160 (26.36%) VMware
2 137 (22.57%) Red Hat
3 118 (19.44%) Oracle
4 95 (15.65%) Cisco
5 93 (15.32%) Microsoft
6 54 (8.90%) F5
7 36 (5.93%) Juniper
8 30 (4.94%) Citrix
8 30 (4.94%) HP
9 27 (4.45%) NetApp
10 25 (4.12%) Symantec
11 24 (3.95%) IBM
12 22 (3.62%) EnterpriseDB
13 20 (3.29%) Brocade
14 17 (2.80%) CheckPoint
15 15 (2.47%) CommVault
15 15 (2.47%) Dell Compellent
16 14 (2.31%) Netezza
17 13 (2.14%) CA
17 13 (2.14%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £45 - £65k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago