The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 205 215 217
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.070% 0.062% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.063% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +6.81%
Linux Support
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4164 4735 4922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.31% 97.79% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3421 3719 3999
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 3 £29,000 -10.76%
Linux Support
Yorkshire

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Gradle
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) VMware