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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.83% 5.45% 5.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 12.77% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +72.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £33,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 47 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 22.33% 42.73% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 66
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) PHP
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
5 3 (23.08%) Symfony
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery

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 5 (38.46%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) LAMP
3 3 (23.08%) Symfony
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
1 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) 3D Rendering
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, flexi hours,
Posted: 3 days ago