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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 377 448 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.31% 12.11% 8.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.56% 44.05% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 305 292 180
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,191 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
846 1017 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.39% 27.49% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 702 779 484
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 296 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (31.38%) Windows
3 250 (31.13%) Java
4 237 (29.51%) UNIX
5 226 (28.14%) Apache
6 219 (27.27%) VMware
7 215 (26.77%) Oracle
8 192 (23.91%) DevOps
9 183 (22.79%) PHP
10 155 (19.30%) Cisco
11 147 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 145 (18.06%) HTML
13 141 (17.56%) MySQL
14 140 (17.43%) Puppet
15 128 (15.94%) Red Hat
16 127 (15.82%) E-Commerce
17 123 (15.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 122 (15.19%) Python
19 120 (14.94%) Active Directory
20 116 (14.45%) SQL
21 109 (13.57%) Ruby
22 103 (12.83%) Firewall
22 103 (12.83%) Bash Shell
23 98 (12.20%) HTML5
23 98 (12.20%) Spring
24 94 (11.71%) ITIL
25 92 (11.46%) ActiveMQ
26 91 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
27 90 (11.21%) JavaScript
28 88 (10.96%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 226 (28.14%) Apache
2 62 (7.72%) Node.js
3 48 (5.98%) MS Exchange
4 44 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.61%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (2.49%) OpenStack
8 19 (2.37%) nginx
9 18 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.37%) IIS
11 9 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.00%) JBoss
12 8 (1.00%) Lync
13 7 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.75%) Confluence
15 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.50%) WordPress
17 2 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
17 2 (0.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 37 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.74%) MS Office
3 12 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.12%) Unica
1 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.50%) Office 365
7 3 (0.37%) SaaS
8 2 (0.25%) Heroku
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) IaaS
9 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 103 (12.83%) Firewall
2 72 (8.97%) SAN
3 67 (8.34%) DNS
4 55 (6.85%) NAS
5 54 (6.72%) Cisco IOS
6 48 (5.98%) VPN
7 40 (4.98%) TCP/IP
8 39 (4.86%) Internet
9 36 (4.48%) VoIP
10 31 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (3.74%) WAN
12 28 (3.49%) MPLS
13 23 (2.86%) SSL
13 23 (2.86%) Network Security
14 22 (2.74%) LAN
15 20 (2.49%) DHCP
16 19 (2.37%) BGP
17 18 (2.24%) PBX
17 18 (2.24%) HTTP
18 12 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (17.56%) MySQL
2 79 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 75 (9.34%) NoSQL
4 67 (8.34%) Riak
5 47 (5.85%) MongoDB
6 40 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 39 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (3.99%) Redis
9 31 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (3.24%) Oracle Database
12 22 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (2.37%) BusinessObjects XI
14 16 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.99%) Hadoop
15 14 (1.74%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
18 9 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 59 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 30 (3.74%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.87%) Hudson
4 14 (1.74%) Selenium
5 13 (1.62%) TeamCity
6 12 (1.49%) Maven
6 12 (1.49%) JIRA
7 10 (1.25%) Subversion
8 8 (1.00%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.62%) JMeter
11 4 (0.50%) JUnit
12 3 (0.37%) MSI
12 3 (0.37%) AdminStudio
12 3 (0.37%) NeoLoad
13 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.25%) RSpec
13 2 (0.25%) JBehave
13 2 (0.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 42 (5.23%) Games
2 32 (3.99%) Finance
3 26 (3.24%) Banking
4 23 (2.86%) Retail
5 7 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.62%) Back Office
6 5 (0.62%) Electronics
7 3 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 159 (19.80%) Developer
2 121 (15.07%) Architect
3 81 (10.09%) Administrator
4 68 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
5 65 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (7.10%) Technical Leader
7 54 (6.72%) PHP Developer
8 46 (5.73%) Infrastructure Architect
9 44 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 43 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 39 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
12 32 (3.99%) Linux Administrator
13 29 (3.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 29 (3.61%) Analyst
14 28 (3.49%) Applications Developer
14 28 (3.49%) Java Developer
14 28 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
15 27 (3.36%) Software Engineer
16 26 (3.24%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (18.06%) HTML
2 98 (12.20%) Spring
2 98 (12.20%) HTML5
3 92 (11.46%) ActiveMQ
4 88 (10.96%) LAMP
5 67 (8.34%) AngularJS
6 63 (7.85%) Web Services
7 56 (6.97%) Apache Camel
8 53 (6.60%) CSS
9 44 (5.48%) XML
10 42 (5.23%) Hibernate
11 41 (5.11%) .NET
12 38 (4.73%) Symfony
13 34 (4.23%) J2EE
13 34 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
14 30 (3.74%) Spring Integration
15 28 (3.49%) Spring Boot
15 28 (3.49%) jQuery
16 26 (3.24%) Ruby on Rails
16 26 (3.24%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 38 (4.73%) Clustering
4 13 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.37%) RIA
6 10 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (1.12%) CMDB
8 8 (1.00%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.87%) Replication
9 7 (0.87%) NHS
10 6 (0.75%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.75%) User Experience
11 5 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.62%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.62%) DTV
12 4 (0.50%) Statistics
12 4 (0.50%) STB
12 4 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 252 (31.38%) Windows
2 237 (29.51%) UNIX
3 123 (15.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (8.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (4.48%) CentOS
7 33 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (3.36%) Solaris
9 17 (2.12%) Debian
10 15 (1.87%) Ubuntu
11 13 (1.62%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 11 (1.37%) Android
13 10 (1.25%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.12%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.87%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.87%) AIX
16 6 (0.75%) HPUX
16 6 (0.75%) CoreOS
17 5 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (23.91%) DevOps
3 127 (15.82%) E-Commerce
4 94 (11.71%) ITIL
5 76 (9.46%) TDD
6 73 (9.09%) Open Source
7 69 (8.59%) OO
7 69 (8.59%) Scrum
8 68 (8.47%) Configuration Management
9 64 (7.97%) Software Engineering
10 59 (7.35%) Load Balancing
11 57 (7.10%) Unit Testing
12 52 (6.48%) Service Delivery
13 48 (5.98%) Project Management
14 43 (5.35%) Software Delivery
15 41 (5.11%) Release Management
16 40 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (4.86%) MVC
18 38 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
19 36 (4.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 250 (31.13%) Java
2 183 (22.79%) PHP
3 122 (15.19%) Python
4 116 (14.45%) SQL
5 109 (13.57%) Ruby
6 103 (12.83%) Bash Shell
7 90 (11.21%) JavaScript
8 88 (10.96%) Perl
9 73 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 46 (5.73%) PowerShell
11 42 (5.23%) C++
12 19 (2.37%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.49%) C#
14 9 (1.12%) C
14 9 (1.12%) VB
14 9 (1.12%) Scala
15 7 (0.87%) Go
16 6 (0.75%) VB6
17 3 (0.37%) PHP5
18 2 (0.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (3.49%) Degree
3 27 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.99%) CCNA
5 20 (2.49%) CCNP
6 17 (2.12%) MCSE
7 14 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.37%) MCSA
9 10 (1.25%) ISEB
10 9 (1.12%) CCSA
10 9 (1.12%) CCSE
11 8 (1.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.00%) CCDA
12 5 (0.62%) CCDP
12 5 (0.62%) CISSP
13 4 (0.50%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.37%) VCAP
14 3 (0.37%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.11%) SLA
2 23 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.37%) QA
4 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.37%) COBIT
6 2 (0.25%) BS25999
System Software
1 147 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (14.94%) Active Directory
3 39 (4.86%) VMware ESX
4 31 (3.86%) vSphere
5 26 (3.24%) XenApp
6 16 (1.99%) Terminal Services
7 13 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.49%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.12%) XenServer
10 8 (1.00%) NFS
10 8 (1.00%) Xen
11 7 (0.87%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.75%) Squid
12 6 (0.75%) Docker
13 5 (0.62%) Samba
14 3 (0.37%) KVM
15 2 (0.25%) Firmware
15 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.12%) qmail
16 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 140 (17.43%) Puppet
2 91 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (5.11%) Nagios
4 37 (4.61%) Cobbler
5 35 (4.36%) Salt
6 22 (2.74%) Tivoli
7 11 (1.37%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.00%) Ansible
8 8 (1.00%) OpenView
9 7 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.87%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.87%) Opsview
10 5 (0.62%) SCCM
11 4 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
12 3 (0.37%) Rundeck
12 3 (0.37%) Graphite
12 3 (0.37%) Cacti
12 3 (0.37%) ZENworks
13 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 219 (27.27%) VMware
2 215 (26.77%) Oracle
3 155 (19.30%) Cisco
4 128 (15.94%) Red Hat
5 76 (9.46%) Microsoft
6 59 (7.35%) Citrix
7 56 (6.97%) CheckPoint
8 50 (6.23%) NetApp
9 39 (4.86%) HP
10 31 (3.86%) Juniper
10 31 (3.86%) F5
11 28 (3.49%) Zend
12 27 (3.36%) Dell Compellent
13 26 (3.24%) EMC
14 25 (3.11%) IBM
15 23 (2.86%) Business Objects
15 23 (2.86%) Splunk
16 20 (2.49%) Dell
17 18 (2.24%) CommVault
18 16 (1.99%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Sky Bet
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + holidays, pension +
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Premier Farnell
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£47,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday