The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Rank 29 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 185 330 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.11% 9.72% 11.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.04% 49.77% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 143 283 323
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
528 663 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.30% 19.53% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 436 557 718
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Linux.

1 180 (40.00%) Windows
2 157 (34.89%) Puppet
3 152 (33.78%) Unix
4 147 (32.67%) VMware
5 136 (30.22%) Python
6 135 (30.00%) Oracle
7 134 (29.78%) DevOps
8 133 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
9 132 (29.33%) SQL
10 123 (27.33%) Opscode Chef
11 117 (26.00%) Ruby
12 108 (24.00%) Red Hat
13 103 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 102 (22.67%) ITIL
15 101 (22.44%) Firewall
16 94 (20.89%) Microsoft
17 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
18 90 (20.00%) Cisco
19 85 (18.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 81 (18.00%) Java
20 81 (18.00%) Configuration Management
21 77 (17.11%) Bash Shell
22 71 (15.78%) vSphere
23 70 (15.56%) Xen
24 69 (15.33%) Scrum
25 68 (15.11%) SQL Server
26 67 (14.89%) OpenStack
27 66 (14.67%) Ansible
28 64 (14.22%) XenServer
29 62 (13.78%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (14.89%) OpenStack
2 62 (13.78%) CloudStack
3 42 (9.33%) WebSphere
4 41 (9.11%) WebLogic
5 36 (8.00%) JBoss
6 35 (7.78%) IIS
7 30 (6.67%) MS Exchange
8 27 (6.00%) SharePoint
9 22 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (4.67%) Apache
11 17 (3.78%) Skype for Business
12 14 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (1.56%) WordPress
15 6 (1.33%) Tomcat
16 5 (1.11%) CMS
16 5 (1.11%) nginx
17 4 (0.89%) Drupal
17 4 (0.89%) SAS
18 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.89%) MS Office
3 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Magento
2 3 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.67%) Office 365
4 8 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.33%) IaaS
6 3 (0.67%) GitHub
6 3 (0.67%) PaaS
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.44%) Loggly
7 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.44%) Slack
7 2 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (22.44%) Firewall
2 56 (12.44%) SAN
3 41 (9.11%) NAS
4 37 (8.22%) DNS
5 31 (6.89%) VPN
6 28 (6.22%) VoIP
7 27 (6.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (4.89%) LAN
9 21 (4.67%) Network Security
10 19 (4.22%) WAN
11 18 (4.00%) VLAN
12 17 (3.78%) DHCP
13 15 (3.33%) MPLS
14 14 (3.11%) BGP
14 14 (3.11%) OSPF
15 13 (2.89%) Internet
15 13 (2.89%) ISDN
15 13 (2.89%) SSL
16 12 (2.67%) HTTP
17 11 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 60 (13.33%) MySQL
3 23 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.11%) Redis
6 10 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.78%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.56%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.89%) Big Data
11 4 (0.89%) Riak
11 4 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (13.78%) Jenkins
2 45 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.22%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.11%) Vagrant
5 11 (2.44%) JMeter
5 11 (2.44%) Subversion
6 8 (1.78%) Selenium
7 6 (1.33%) Grunt
7 6 (1.33%) JIRA
7 6 (1.33%) Maven
8 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.89%) RSpec
8 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.67%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.67%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.67%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.67%) JUnit
9 3 (0.67%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (11.33%) Games
2 44 (9.78%) Finance
3 16 (3.56%) Advertising
4 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.33%) Electronics
6 5 (1.11%) Back Office
6 5 (1.11%) Local Government
7 4 (0.89%) Retail
8 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Marketing
9 2 (0.44%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (20.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (10.22%) Architect
3 45 (10.00%) Analyst
3 45 (10.00%) Developer
4 40 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 34 (7.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 33 (7.33%) Administrator
7 25 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
8 24 (5.33%) Network Engineer
9 23 (5.11%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
10 22 (4.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 21 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.22%) IT Manager
14 18 (4.00%) Applications Support
14 18 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 17 (3.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.78%) Linux Support
15 17 (3.78%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.78%) .NET
2 25 (5.56%) HTML
3 24 (5.33%) XML
4 21 (4.67%) LAMP
5 19 (4.22%) CSS
5 19 (4.22%) Node.js
6 13 (2.89%) HTML5
6 13 (2.89%) JSON
6 13 (2.89%) Web Services
7 12 (2.67%) jQuery
8 11 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (2.44%) RESTful
9 10 (2.22%) Symfony
10 9 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.00%) CSS3
10 9 (2.00%) Laravel
11 8 (1.78%) SOAP
12 7 (1.56%) Sass
12 7 (1.56%) Silverlight
13 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.11%) Clustering
2 30 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.22%) Replication
5 12 (2.67%) EMC VNX
5 12 (2.67%) IBM XIV
6 11 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.56%) NHS
10 6 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.33%) User Experience
11 5 (1.11%) PKI
11 5 (1.11%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.89%) GPGPU
12 4 (0.89%) Online Games
13 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 180 (40.00%) Windows
2 152 (33.78%) Unix
3 85 (18.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (11.78%) Windows Server
5 32 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (6.89%) Debian
7 30 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (4.67%) CentOS
8 21 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.33%) Solaris
9 15 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 13 (2.89%) HPUX
11 11 (2.44%) Android
12 8 (1.78%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.11%) AIX
14 3 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.67%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.44%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (29.78%) DevOps
2 133 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (22.67%) ITIL
4 91 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (18.00%) Configuration Management
6 69 (15.33%) Scrum
7 59 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 57 (12.67%) DSDM
8 57 (12.67%) High Availability
9 47 (10.44%) E-Commerce
10 36 (8.00%) RUP
11 29 (6.44%) Open Source
12 25 (5.56%) Information Security
12 25 (5.56%) Presales
13 22 (4.89%) Load Balancing
13 22 (4.89%) Mentoring
14 21 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (4.22%) ITIL V3
15 19 (4.22%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 136 (30.22%) Python
2 132 (29.33%) SQL
3 117 (26.00%) Ruby
4 81 (18.00%) Java
5 77 (17.11%) Bash Shell
6 62 (13.78%) Shell Script
7 59 (13.11%) PHP
8 31 (6.89%) JavaScript
9 25 (5.56%) C#
9 25 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 24 (5.33%) Perl
11 22 (4.89%) C++
12 10 (2.22%) C
13 7 (1.56%) Go
14 5 (1.11%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.67%) VB
16 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.44%) VBA
18 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (4.67%) Degree
3 20 (4.44%) CCNA
4 10 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.22%) MCSE
4 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (1.78%) CCA
6 8 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (1.33%) CCNP
7 6 (1.33%) CEH
7 6 (1.33%) SSCP
8 5 (1.11%) CISM
8 5 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (0.89%) CISA
9 4 (0.89%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.44%) PCI DSS
2 19 (4.22%) SLA
3 9 (2.00%) QA
4 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 103 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (15.78%) vSphere
3 70 (15.56%) Xen
4 64 (14.22%) XenServer
5 59 (13.11%) Active Directory
6 27 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 26 (5.78%) Docker
8 23 (5.11%) XenApp
9 19 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (3.33%) KVM
11 10 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (1.11%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.89%) GPFS
13 4 (0.89%) Varnish
14 3 (0.67%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.44%) HDFS
15 2 (0.44%) LXC
15 2 (0.44%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 157 (34.89%) Puppet
2 123 (27.33%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (14.67%) Ansible
4 43 (9.56%) Tivoli
5 42 (9.33%) Cobbler
6 14 (3.11%) Salt
7 13 (2.89%) Terraform
8 12 (2.67%) EMC VPLEX
9 10 (2.22%) CFEngine
9 10 (2.22%) NetBackup
10 9 (2.00%) SCOM
11 7 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (1.33%) Rundeck
13 5 (1.11%) WSUS
14 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
14 4 (0.89%) Nagios
14 4 (0.89%) Nessus
14 4 (0.89%) Nmap
14 4 (0.89%) Packer
15 3 (0.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 147 (32.67%) VMware
2 135 (30.00%) Oracle
3 108 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 94 (20.89%) Microsoft
5 90 (20.00%) Cisco
6 53 (11.78%) EnterpriseDB
7 44 (9.78%) Citrix
8 32 (7.11%) F5
9 27 (6.00%) NetApp
10 24 (5.33%) CommVault
11 21 (4.67%) Brocade
12 20 (4.44%) Splunk
13 19 (4.22%) EMC
14 18 (4.00%) Dell Compellent
14 18 (4.00%) IBM
14 18 (4.00%) Riverbed
15 17 (3.78%) Juniper
16 15 (3.33%) CheckPoint
17 13 (2.89%) Nimble Storage
18 11 (2.44%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + 10% bonus, 7.5% pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago