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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Rank 26 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 196 340 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.52% 10.51% 11.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.33% 48.92% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 155 279 300
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
525 695 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.15% 21.48% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 426 583 699
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 182 (40.44%) Windows
2 160 (35.56%) Puppet
3 150 (33.33%) VMware
4 147 (32.67%) Unix
5 139 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (29.78%) DevOps
7 132 (29.33%) SQL
8 127 (28.22%) Oracle
9 126 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
10 125 (27.78%) Python
11 116 (25.78%) Ruby
12 114 (25.33%) ITIL
13 102 (22.67%) Red Hat
14 101 (22.44%) Firewall
15 100 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 97 (21.56%) Continuous Integration
17 96 (21.33%) Cisco
18 89 (19.78%) Microsoft
19 80 (17.78%) Java
20 79 (17.56%) Configuration Management
21 74 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 72 (16.00%) SQL Server
23 71 (15.78%) Bash Shell
24 64 (14.22%) vSphere
24 64 (14.22%) Xen
25 63 (14.00%) MySQL
26 60 (13.33%) Scrum
26 60 (13.33%) Jenkins
26 60 (13.33%) OpenStack
27 59 (13.11%) Ansible

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 60 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 55 (12.22%) CloudStack
3 41 (9.11%) WebSphere
4 40 (8.89%) WebLogic
5 36 (8.00%) JBoss
6 33 (7.33%) IIS
7 26 (5.78%) MS Exchange
8 24 (5.33%) Apache
9 23 (5.11%) SharePoint
10 18 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (2.89%) Skype for Business
12 11 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (1.78%) Drupal
14 6 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (1.33%) Tomcat
15 5 (1.11%) WordPress
16 4 (0.89%) nginx
16 4 (0.89%) SAS
17 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.67%) Office 365
4 10 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.11%) IaaS
6 4 (0.89%) GitHub
7 3 (0.67%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.44%) PaaS
8 2 (0.44%) Slack
8 2 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.22%) SaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 101 (22.44%) Firewall
2 53 (11.78%) SAN
3 38 (8.44%) DNS
4 37 (8.22%) NAS
5 27 (6.00%) VPN
6 26 (5.78%) TCP/IP
7 25 (5.56%) VoIP
8 24 (5.33%) LAN
9 22 (4.89%) Network Security
10 21 (4.67%) DHCP
11 18 (4.00%) VLAN
11 18 (4.00%) WAN
12 14 (3.11%) MPLS
13 11 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (2.44%) Internet
13 11 (2.44%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.44%) ISDN
13 11 (2.44%) OSPF
13 11 (2.44%) SSL
14 10 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (14.00%) MySQL
3 19 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.22%) Redis
5 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.89%) Big Data
9 4 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.67%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 45 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (5.11%) TeamCity
4 12 (2.67%) JMeter
4 12 (2.67%) Vagrant
5 9 (2.00%) Travis CI
6 6 (1.33%) Selenium
6 6 (1.33%) Subversion
7 5 (1.11%) Grunt
8 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.89%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.89%) Maven
8 4 (0.89%) RSpec
9 3 (0.67%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.67%) JIRA
9 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.44%) gulp
10 2 (0.44%) NuGet
10 2 (0.44%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (10.44%) Games
2 43 (9.56%) Finance
3 15 (3.33%) Advertising
4 11 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.11%) Electronics
6 4 (0.89%) Back Office
6 4 (0.89%) Local Government
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
7 3 (0.67%) Retail
8 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (19.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (11.11%) Analyst
3 46 (10.22%) Architect
3 46 (10.22%) Developer
3 46 (10.22%) Linux Engineer
4 34 (7.56%) Administrator
5 33 (7.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 25 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 24 (5.33%) Network Engineer
7 24 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (4.89%) Applications Support
8 22 (4.89%) Linux Administrator
9 21 (4.67%) Linux Support
9 21 (4.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 20 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (4.44%) IT Manager
10 20 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 20 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
11 19 (4.22%) Platform Engineer
11 19 (4.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.44%) .NET
2 22 (4.89%) Node.js
3 21 (4.67%) HTML
4 19 (4.22%) LAMP
5 18 (4.00%) XML
6 17 (3.78%) CSS
7 12 (2.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.67%) HTML5
8 9 (2.00%) CSS3
8 9 (2.00%) JSON
8 9 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (1.78%) jQuery
9 8 (1.78%) Web Services
10 7 (1.56%) RESTful
10 7 (1.56%) Silverlight
10 7 (1.56%) Symfony
11 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.33%) Laravel
11 6 (1.33%) Middleware
11 6 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.22%) Clustering
1 28 (6.22%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.00%) Replication
4 12 (2.67%) EMC VNX
4 12 (2.67%) IBM XIV
5 10 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.33%) PKI
8 5 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.11%) User Experience
9 4 (0.89%) Biology
9 4 (0.89%) GPGPU
9 4 (0.89%) NHS
9 4 (0.89%) Online Games
10 3 (0.67%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 182 (40.44%) Windows
2 147 (32.67%) Unix
3 74 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (11.78%) Windows Server
5 26 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.33%) Debian
8 18 (4.00%) CentOS
9 17 (3.78%) Ubuntu
10 16 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (3.33%) Solaris
12 13 (2.89%) HPUX
13 9 (2.00%) Android
14 8 (1.78%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.11%) AIX
15 5 (1.11%) VMS
16 3 (0.67%) Kali Linux
17 2 (0.44%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (29.78%) DevOps
3 114 (25.33%) ITIL
4 97 (21.56%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (17.56%) Configuration Management
6 60 (13.33%) Scrum
7 54 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 51 (11.33%) DSDM
9 49 (10.89%) High Availability
10 33 (7.33%) RUP
11 28 (6.22%) Open Source
12 22 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (4.89%) Information Security
13 21 (4.67%) Incident Management
14 19 (4.22%) ITIL V3
14 19 (4.22%) TDD
15 18 (4.00%) Presales
16 17 (3.78%) OWASP
16 17 (3.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (29.33%) SQL
2 125 (27.78%) Python
3 116 (25.78%) Ruby
4 80 (17.78%) Java
5 71 (15.78%) Bash Shell
6 59 (13.11%) Shell Script
7 54 (12.00%) PHP
8 36 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 27 (6.00%) C#
9 27 (6.00%) JavaScript
10 22 (4.89%) Perl
11 17 (3.78%) C++
12 10 (2.22%) Go
13 7 (1.56%) C
14 4 (0.89%) VB
15 3 (0.67%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.67%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.44%) VBA
17 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (4.44%) CCNA
2 20 (4.44%) Degree
3 15 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.22%) MCSE
4 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
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%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (1.11%) SSCP
9 4 (0.89%) MCITP
10 3 (0.67%) ISEB
10 3 (0.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 24 (5.33%) SLA
3 10 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.78%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 100 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (14.22%) vSphere
2 64 (14.22%) Xen
3 58 (12.89%) Active Directory
4 57 (12.67%) XenServer
5 29 (6.44%) Hyper-V
6 20 (4.44%) Docker
6 20 (4.44%) XenApp
7 17 (3.78%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (3.33%) KVM
9 10 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (1.11%) OpenSIPS
10 5 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.89%) GPFS
11 4 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 160 (35.56%) Puppet
2 126 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (13.11%) Ansible
4 42 (9.33%) Cobbler
5 41 (9.11%) Tivoli
6 18 (4.00%) Salt
7 15 (3.33%) CFEngine
8 12 (2.67%) EMC VPLEX
9 10 (2.22%) NetBackup
10 9 (2.00%) Terraform
11 8 (1.78%) SCOM
12 7 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (1.56%) Rundeck
13 6 (1.33%) WSUS
14 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
14 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.89%) Nagios
14 4 (0.89%) Nessus
14 4 (0.89%) Nmap
15 3 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 150 (33.33%) VMware
2 127 (28.22%) Oracle
3 102 (22.67%) Red Hat
4 96 (21.33%) Cisco
5 89 (19.78%) Microsoft
6 48 (10.67%) EnterpriseDB
7 36 (8.00%) F5
8 34 (7.56%) Citrix
9 23 (5.11%) NetApp
10 21 (4.67%) Splunk
11 20 (4.44%) CommVault
11 20 (4.44%) EMC
12 18 (4.00%) Brocade
12 18 (4.00%) Riverbed
13 17 (3.78%) IBM
14 14 (3.11%) CheckPoint
14 14 (3.11%) Juniper
15 13 (2.89%) Dell Compellent
16 11 (2.44%) Symantec
17 10 (2.22%) Google
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