The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 313 227 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.26% 8.15% 8.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.02% 36.38% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 197 179 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
869 624 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.94% 22.41% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 686 492 511
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 351 (46.25%) VMware
2 332 (43.74%) Windows
3 318 (41.90%) UNIX
4 276 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 264 (34.78%) Red Hat
6 263 (34.65%) Apache
7 237 (31.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 235 (30.96%) Java
9 206 (27.14%) Cisco
10 186 (24.51%) MySQL
11 172 (22.66%) E-Commerce
12 162 (21.34%) Microsoft
13 140 (18.45%) SAN
14 139 (18.31%) PHP
15 135 (17.79%) SQL
16 121 (15.94%) Perl
17 114 (15.02%) Windows Server 2008
18 112 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
19 108 (14.23%) PCI DSS
20 103 (13.57%) TCP/IP
21 101 (13.31%) MS Excel
21 101 (13.31%) IIS
22 99 (13.04%) Oracle
23 97 (12.78%) JavaScript
23 97 (12.78%) VMware ESXi
24 95 (12.52%) Clustering
25 92 (12.12%) ITIL
26 90 (11.86%) Scrum
27 88 (11.59%) Citrix
28 82 (10.80%) VMware ESX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 263 (34.65%) Apache
2 101 (13.31%) IIS
3 81 (10.67%) Tomcat
4 37 (4.87%) MS Exchange
5 32 (4.22%) WebSphere
6 26 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (3.16%) WebLogic
8 23 (3.03%) Node.js
9 22 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (2.37%) SharePoint
11 17 (2.24%) WordPress
12 13 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
13 12 (1.58%) Office Communications Server
14 10 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
17 6 (0.79%) CMS
17 6 (0.79%) nginx
17 6 (0.79%) Drupal
17 6 (0.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 101 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (3.16%) Magento
2 7 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.26%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.13%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.84%) IaaS
3 9 (1.19%) SaaS
3 9 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.40%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 140 (18.45%) SAN
2 103 (13.57%) TCP/IP
3 80 (10.54%) DNS
4 70 (9.22%) Cisco IOS
5 67 (8.83%) Firewall
6 62 (8.17%) OSPF
6 62 (8.17%) BGP
7 58 (7.64%) MPLS
8 52 (6.85%) SMTP
9 48 (6.32%) EIGRP
10 46 (6.06%) NAS
11 40 (5.27%) HTTP
12 37 (4.87%) Internet
13 28 (3.69%) VPN
14 21 (2.77%) FTP
15 18 (2.37%) Network Security
16 9 (1.19%) POP3
16 9 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
17 7 (0.92%) SSL
17 7 (0.92%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (24.51%) MySQL
2 73 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 49 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 39 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (5.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (4.74%) NoSQL
8 23 (3.03%) DB2
9 21 (2.77%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.19%) Big Data
12 9 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.66%) Informix
15 4 (0.53%) Riak
15 4 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
16 3 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (4.48%) Subversion
2 31 (4.08%) Maven
3 24 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.37%) JUnit
5 17 (2.24%) Selenium
6 13 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.58%) NUnit
7 12 (1.58%) JBehave
7 12 (1.58%) MSTest
8 11 (1.45%) JIRA
9 9 (1.19%) Hudson
10 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.66%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 4 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.13%) ERwin
13 1 (0.13%) Flex Builder
13 1 (0.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 46 (6.06%) Finance
2 18 (2.37%) Retail
3 17 (2.24%) Games
4 12 (1.58%) Marketing
5 11 (1.45%) Banking
6 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.79%) Advertising
8 5 (0.66%) Legal
8 5 (0.66%) Electronics
9 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 107 (14.10%) Developer
2 96 (12.65%) Architect
3 84 (11.07%) Administrator
4 78 (10.28%) Analyst
5 68 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
6 59 (7.77%) Team Leader
7 55 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 51 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
9 46 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
9 46 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 46 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
10 45 (5.93%) Infrastructure Manager
10 45 (5.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 41 (5.40%) Java Developer
12 38 (5.01%) Java Architect
13 37 (4.87%) DevOps Engineer
14 36 (4.74%) Operations Team Leader
15 35 (4.61%) Support Analyst
16 34 (4.48%) PHP Developer
17 31 (4.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (10.28%) HTML
2 64 (8.43%) Web Services
3 60 (7.91%) LAMP
4 54 (7.11%) J2EE
5 53 (6.98%) Spring
6 50 (6.59%) Middleware
7 46 (6.06%) Hibernate
8 44 (5.80%) CSS
9 36 (4.74%) jQuery
10 33 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
11 31 (4.08%) HTML5
12 28 (3.69%) XML
13 24 (3.16%) JMS
14 20 (2.64%) Spring Integration
15 17 (2.24%) SOAP
16 15 (1.98%) Apache Wicket
16 15 (1.98%) JAXB
17 14 (1.84%) Apache Flex
18 13 (1.71%) JPA
19 12 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.52%) Clustering
2 39 (5.14%) Open Source
3 22 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.98%) Replication
5 12 (1.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.05%) Mainframe
8 7 (0.92%) Symmetrix
8 7 (0.92%) RIA
9 6 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.66%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.66%) MPEG
10 5 (0.66%) STB
11 4 (0.53%) Derivative
11 4 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.40%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.40%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.40%) NHS
12 3 (0.40%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.40%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 332 (43.74%) Windows
2 318 (41.90%) UNIX
3 237 (31.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 114 (15.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (5.93%) Solaris
7 38 (5.01%) CentOS
8 36 (4.74%) Ubuntu
9 30 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (3.16%) AIX
11 21 (2.77%) Debian
12 18 (2.37%) SUSE
13 14 (1.84%) HPUX
14 8 (1.05%) SELinux
15 5 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
15 5 (0.66%) Android
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.26%) zOS
17 2 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (22.66%) E-Commerce
2 112 (14.76%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (12.12%) ITIL
4 90 (11.86%) Scrum
5 70 (9.22%) Problem Management
6 59 (7.77%) Service Delivery
7 57 (7.51%) Load Balancing
8 49 (6.46%) Project Management
9 46 (6.06%) TDD
10 38 (5.01%) Technical Architecture
11 37 (4.87%) MVC
12 36 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (4.61%) BDD
14 34 (4.48%) Configuration Management
15 33 (4.35%) SOA
16 32 (4.22%) Release Management
17 27 (3.56%) OOP
17 27 (3.56%) OO
17 27 (3.56%) Change Control
18 23 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 235 (30.96%) Java
2 139 (18.31%) PHP
3 135 (17.79%) SQL
4 121 (15.94%) Perl
5 97 (12.78%) JavaScript
6 70 (9.22%) Bash Shell
7 63 (8.30%) Shell Script
8 49 (6.46%) Python
9 42 (5.53%) PowerShell
10 37 (4.87%) Ruby
11 25 (3.29%) PHP5
11 25 (3.29%) C
12 18 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.58%) VBScript
14 10 (1.32%) C++
15 8 (1.05%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.79%) C#
17 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.26%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (5.40%) Degree
3 40 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (4.74%) MCSE
4 36 (4.74%) MCSA
4 36 (4.74%) CCNA
5 34 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
6 33 (4.35%) CCNP
7 30 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (3.82%) CCSA
9 26 (3.43%) CCSE
10 22 (2.90%) RHCE
11 20 (2.64%) RHCA
12 10 (1.32%) HND
13 8 (1.05%) MCP
14 7 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.79%) ISEB
15 6 (0.79%) OCP
16 4 (0.53%) CISSP
16 4 (0.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (14.23%) PCI DSS
2 44 (5.80%) SLA
3 38 (5.01%) QA
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 276 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (12.78%) VMware ESXi
3 82 (10.80%) VMware ESX
4 80 (10.54%) Active Directory
5 69 (9.09%) vSphere
6 42 (5.53%) Hyper-V
7 33 (4.35%) XenApp
8 25 (3.29%) XenServer
9 14 (1.84%) Sendmail
10 12 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (1.19%) XenDesktop
13 8 (1.05%) MetaFrame
14 7 (0.92%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.79%) Xen
16 4 (0.53%) Samba
17 3 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
18 2 (0.26%) Squid
18 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (4.22%) Puppet
2 19 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (2.37%) Plesk
4 13 (1.71%) Tivoli
5 10 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.32%) WSUS
6 9 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.05%) OpenView
8 7 (0.92%) Foglight
8 7 (0.92%) YUM
8 7 (0.92%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.79%) Nagios
10 5 (0.66%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.66%) SCCM
10 5 (0.66%) SCOM
11 4 (0.53%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.40%) HP NNM
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.40%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 351 (46.25%) VMware
2 264 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 206 (27.14%) Cisco
4 162 (21.34%) Microsoft
5 99 (13.04%) Oracle
6 88 (11.59%) Citrix
7 77 (10.14%) EMC
8 61 (8.04%) HP
9 59 (7.77%) CheckPoint
10 55 (7.25%) Zend
11 37 (4.87%) CommVault
12 35 (4.61%) NetApp
13 31 (4.08%) Dell
14 28 (3.69%) JBoss
15 27 (3.56%) IBM
16 20 (2.64%) Symantec
17 18 (2.37%) Juniper
18 12 (1.58%) AppSense
19 10 (1.32%) Kaspersky
20 8 (1.05%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension + Bonus +Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago