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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 424 252 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.52% 9.87% 7.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.15% 42.64% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 281 200 129
Average salary £42,500 £38,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.32% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
939 591 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.52% 23.16% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 707 460 442
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
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 29 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 347 (46.33%) Apache
2 344 (45.93%) UNIX
3 298 (39.79%) Java
4 278 (37.12%) VMware
5 263 (35.11%) Windows
6 239 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 211 (28.17%) E-Commerce
8 208 (27.77%) Red Hat
9 203 (27.10%) Cisco
10 199 (26.57%) MySQL
11 180 (24.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 171 (22.83%) Oracle
13 170 (22.70%) PHP
14 155 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 143 (19.09%) Perl
16 137 (18.29%) Clustering
17 136 (18.16%) Scrum
18 124 (16.56%) ITIL
19 119 (15.89%) Microsoft
20 115 (15.35%) ActiveMQ
21 112 (14.95%) PCI DSS
22 106 (14.15%) SAN
23 105 (14.02%) Project Management
24 101 (13.48%) Tomcat
25 100 (13.35%) Bash Shell
26 99 (13.22%) HTML
26 99 (13.22%) Spring
27 97 (12.95%) Hibernate
27 97 (12.95%) TCP/IP
28 94 (12.55%) LAMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 347 (46.33%) Apache
2 101 (13.48%) Tomcat
3 83 (11.08%) IIS
4 58 (7.74%) WebLogic
5 50 (6.68%) WebSphere
6 49 (6.54%) MS Exchange
7 32 (4.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 25 (3.34%) OpenStack
9 23 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (2.80%) SharePoint
12 19 (2.54%) Office Communications Server
13 16 (2.14%) WordPress
14 14 (1.87%) Lync
15 11 (1.47%) Node.js
16 8 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (1.07%) GlassFish
17 7 (0.93%) Drupal
17 7 (0.93%) CMS
18 6 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.80%) MS Office
3 7 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (3.07%) Magento
2 10 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.27%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.13%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.20%) SaaS
5 4 (0.53%) IaaS
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.40%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.40%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (14.15%) SAN
2 97 (12.95%) TCP/IP
3 93 (12.42%) DNS
4 90 (12.02%) Cisco IOS
5 78 (10.41%) Internet
6 76 (10.15%) OSPF
6 76 (10.15%) BGP
7 74 (9.88%) MPLS
7 74 (9.88%) Firewall
8 70 (9.35%) EIGRP
9 58 (7.74%) SMTP
10 43 (5.74%) NAS
11 41 (5.47%) HTTP
12 34 (4.54%) AMQP
13 22 (2.94%) VPN
14 11 (1.47%) SSL
15 10 (1.34%) SSH
15 10 (1.34%) NetScaler
16 9 (1.20%) DHCP
16 9 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (26.57%) MySQL
2 70 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 50 (6.68%) Relational Database
4 48 (6.41%) RDBMS
5 41 (5.47%) Oracle Database
6 31 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.20%) Big Data
8 23 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (2.27%) Redis
10 12 (1.60%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.80%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.80%) Informix
12 6 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.67%) Riak
13 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (4.01%) Maven
2 28 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.07%) JUnit
4 22 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.67%) JBehave
5 20 (2.67%) Selenium
6 18 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 17 (2.27%) Subversion
8 10 (1.34%) JMeter
9 8 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.93%) Toad
10 7 (0.93%) JIRA
11 5 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.67%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.67%) Hudson
11 5 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.53%) CA Gen
12 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.53%) NetBeans
General
1 26 (3.47%) Finance
2 24 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.07%) Games
4 13 (1.74%) Marketing
5 12 (1.60%) Advertising
6 11 (1.47%) Retail
7 8 (1.07%) Back Office
8 7 (0.93%) Banking
9 6 (0.80%) Automotive
10 5 (0.67%) Electronics
11 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 148 (19.76%) Architect
2 111 (14.82%) Developer
3 77 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 70 (9.35%) Administrator
5 63 (8.41%) Java Architect
6 62 (8.28%) Solutions Architect
7 47 (6.28%) Analyst
8 45 (6.01%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
10 43 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
11 40 (5.34%) Team Leader
12 37 (4.94%) PHP Developer
13 35 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
13 35 (4.67%) Senior Developer
14 33 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 31 (4.14%) Java Developer
15 31 (4.14%) Linux Administrator
16 30 (4.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 30 (4.01%) Operations Analyst
17 29 (3.87%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (15.35%) ActiveMQ
2 99 (13.22%) Spring
2 99 (13.22%) HTML
3 97 (12.95%) Hibernate
4 94 (12.55%) LAMP
5 77 (10.28%) XML
6 66 (8.81%) Web Services
7 65 (8.68%) HTML5
8 55 (7.34%) J2EE
9 43 (5.74%) RabbitMQ
10 37 (4.94%) Middleware
11 31 (4.14%) CSS
12 24 (3.20%) SOAP
13 23 (3.07%) JSON
13 23 (3.07%) jQuery
14 22 (2.94%) REST
14 22 (2.94%) JMS
15 21 (2.80%) Apache Wicket
16 20 (2.67%) Spring MVC
16 20 (2.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 137 (18.29%) Clustering
2 80 (10.68%) Open Source
3 33 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 32 (4.27%) RIA
4 32 (4.27%) Symmetrix
5 16 (2.14%) IBM XIV
6 12 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.07%) Replication
9 7 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.93%) iSeries
10 5 (0.67%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.67%) MPEG
10 5 (0.67%) IVR
10 5 (0.67%) STB
11 3 (0.40%) Wiki
11 3 (0.40%) NHS
11 3 (0.40%) W3C
12 2 (0.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 344 (45.93%) UNIX
2 263 (35.11%) Windows
3 180 (24.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 77 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (9.21%) Solaris
6 59 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (5.21%) CentOS
8 26 (3.47%) Ubuntu
9 16 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.87%) HPUX
11 13 (1.74%) SUSE
11 13 (1.74%) Debian
12 9 (1.20%) AIX
13 6 (0.80%) Fedora
13 6 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (0.67%) Android
14 5 (0.67%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.53%) SELinux
16 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.40%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (28.17%) E-Commerce
2 155 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (18.16%) Scrum
4 124 (16.56%) ITIL
5 105 (14.02%) Project Management
6 92 (12.28%) Load Balancing
7 87 (11.62%) DevOps
8 64 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
9 60 (8.01%) Service Delivery
10 56 (7.48%) Content Management
11 42 (5.61%) Problem Management
12 41 (5.47%) Release Management
13 37 (4.94%) High Availability
14 36 (4.81%) Change Control
15 35 (4.67%) UML
16 34 (4.54%) Load Testing
17 33 (4.41%) TDD
18 32 (4.27%) Network Load Balancing
18 32 (4.27%) Configuration Management
19 31 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 298 (39.79%) Java
2 170 (22.70%) PHP
3 143 (19.09%) Perl
4 100 (13.35%) Bash Shell
5 89 (11.88%) JavaScript
6 85 (11.35%) SQL
7 81 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 64 (8.54%) PowerShell
9 52 (6.94%) Ruby
9 52 (6.94%) Python
10 21 (2.80%) PHP5
11 19 (2.54%) C++
12 15 (2.00%) C
13 10 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.80%) Scala
15 5 (0.67%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.67%) C#
15 5 (0.67%) VBScript
16 4 (0.53%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 63 (8.41%) Degree
2 55 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (6.28%) CCNA
4 46 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
5 40 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (5.07%) CCNP
7 35 (4.67%) MCSE
8 33 (4.41%) MCSA
9 28 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (3.34%) CCSA
11 21 (2.80%) CCSE
12 16 (2.14%) RHCA
12 16 (2.14%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (2.14%) RHCE
13 15 (2.00%) OCP
14 9 (1.20%) CCIE
14 9 (1.20%) HND
15 7 (0.93%) ISEB
15 7 (0.93%) CISSP
16 6 (0.80%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (14.95%) PCI DSS
2 39 (5.21%) QA
3 24 (3.20%) SLA
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 239 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (12.55%) VMware ESXi
3 75 (10.01%) Active Directory
4 58 (7.74%) vSphere
5 56 (7.48%) VMware ESX
6 33 (4.41%) XenServer
7 27 (3.60%) XenApp
8 23 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (1.47%) Hyper-V
10 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (1.20%) Squid
11 7 (0.93%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.53%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.53%) Samba
14 2 (0.27%) Varnish
15 1 (0.13%) SpamAssassin
15 1 (0.13%) RHEV
15 1 (0.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 47 (6.28%) Puppet
2 31 (4.14%) Nagios
3 27 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (2.80%) OpenView
5 20 (2.67%) Opsview
6 15 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.47%) Foglight
8 10 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.93%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.53%) YUM
10 4 (0.53%) Cacti
10 4 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.53%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.40%) HP NNM
11 3 (0.40%) WSUS
11 3 (0.40%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 278 (37.12%) VMware
2 208 (27.77%) Red Hat
3 203 (27.10%) Cisco
4 171 (22.83%) Oracle
5 119 (15.89%) Microsoft
6 75 (10.01%) EMC
7 66 (8.81%) Citrix
8 54 (7.21%) HP
9 44 (5.87%) CheckPoint
10 42 (5.61%) F5
11 36 (4.81%) NetApp
12 35 (4.67%) JBoss
13 30 (4.01%) CommVault
14 29 (3.87%) Zend
15 20 (2.67%) IBM
16 19 (2.54%) AppSense
17 16 (2.14%) Juniper
18 11 (1.47%) Dell
18 11 (1.47%) Symantec
19 10 (1.34%) Hyperion
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus 50% bonus, 33 days hol, pension, healthca
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