The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 15 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.57% 2.54% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 6.25% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £48,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.95% 40.68% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 64
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Linux
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wakefield region.

Linux Salary Trend in Wakefield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 9 (56.25%) Data Analysis
2 9 (56.25%) LAMP
2 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
2 9 (56.25%) Apache
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Firmware
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) SEO
7 1 (6.25%) CMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) concrete5
2 1 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) GPRS
1 1 (6.25%) GSM
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
1 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (6.25%) Bower
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
2 9 (56.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Phalcon
3 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 9 (56.25%) Data Analysis
2 9 (56.25%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
1 1 (6.25%) Varnish
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) PayPal
5 1 (6.25%) Zend
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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