The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 473 548 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.12% 11.12% 8.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.15% 39.97% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 367 230
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Linux
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1178 1371 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.20% 27.83% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1057 687
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Linux
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 -2 381 £45,000 +4.04% 79
Bradford -25 27 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Halifax +3 19 £47,500 +57.02% 2
Dewsbury - 8 £36,250 -
Wakefield -3 6 £36,250 +45.00% 4
Elland - 2 £29,125 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £75,000 -
Bingley -6 1 - -
Batley - 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 354 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (31.68%) Windows
3 289 (29.82%) Java
4 285 (29.41%) UNIX
4 285 (29.41%) Apache
5 250 (25.80%) Oracle
6 241 (24.87%) VMware
7 235 (24.25%) PHP
8 208 (21.47%) HTML
9 199 (20.54%) DevOps
10 198 (20.43%) MySQL
11 167 (17.23%) Cisco
12 161 (16.62%) SQL
13 159 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 151 (15.58%) Red Hat
15 147 (15.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 146 (15.07%) JavaScript
16 146 (15.07%) Python
17 144 (14.86%) E-Commerce
17 144 (14.86%) Puppet
18 136 (14.04%) Active Directory
19 130 (13.42%) LAMP
20 129 (13.31%) Spring
21 119 (12.28%) HTML5
22 115 (11.87%) Ruby
23 113 (11.66%) Bash Shell
24 112 (11.56%) Firewall
25 111 (11.46%) ITIL
26 110 (11.35%) Perl
27 99 (10.22%) ActiveMQ

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 285 (29.41%) Apache
2 62 (6.40%) Node.js
3 59 (6.09%) Tomcat
4 50 (5.16%) MS Exchange
5 33 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 28 (2.89%) WebSphere
6 28 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (2.17%) OpenStack
8 19 (1.96%) nginx
9 18 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.65%) IIS
11 14 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.34%) Apache Pig
13 11 (1.14%) SAS
14 9 (0.93%) JBoss
14 9 (0.93%) Lync
15 6 (0.62%) Confluence
15 6 (0.62%) WordPress
16 5 (0.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 41 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.65%) MS Office
3 14 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.83%) Fireworks
4 8 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.10%) Unica
2 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.52%) Office 365
7 3 (0.31%) SaaS
7 3 (0.31%) Heroku
8 1 (0.10%) PaaS
8 1 (0.10%) IaaS
8 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 112 (11.56%) Firewall
2 94 (9.70%) SAN
3 86 (8.88%) DNS
4 63 (6.50%) NAS
5 55 (5.68%) Cisco IOS
6 48 (4.95%) VPN
7 46 (4.75%) TCP/IP
8 44 (4.54%) WAN
9 43 (4.44%) Internet
10 38 (3.92%) VoIP
11 34 (3.51%) LAN
12 30 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (2.99%) MPLS
14 27 (2.79%) Network Security
15 25 (2.58%) DHCP
16 22 (2.27%) SSL
17 21 (2.17%) HTTP
18 18 (1.86%) PBX
18 18 (1.86%) BGP
19 13 (1.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (20.43%) MySQL
2 98 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 86 (8.88%) NoSQL
4 69 (7.12%) Riak
5 47 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 46 (4.75%) Relational Database
7 39 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (3.92%) Hadoop
9 37 (3.82%) Oracle Database
10 32 (3.30%) Redis
11 31 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (2.89%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
15 18 (1.86%) RDBMS
16 17 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (1.34%) Apache Hive
18 11 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.30%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.48%) Maven
4 16 (1.65%) Selenium
4 16 (1.65%) JUnit
4 16 (1.65%) Hudson
5 13 (1.34%) TeamCity
5 13 (1.34%) JIRA
6 12 (1.24%) Subversion
7 10 (1.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.62%) JMeter
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.52%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.52%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.41%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.41%) NeoLoad
12 3 (0.31%) MSI
12 3 (0.31%) AdminStudio
General
1 64 (6.60%) Finance
2 43 (4.44%) Games
3 32 (3.30%) Banking
4 31 (3.20%) Retail
5 14 (1.44%) Marketing
6 7 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.62%) Back Office
7 6 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.10%) Legal
9 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 239 (24.66%) Developer
2 125 (12.90%) Architect
3 100 (10.32%) Administrator
4 78 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
5 68 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 67 (6.91%) Senior Developer
6 67 (6.91%) PHP Developer
7 59 (6.09%) Technical Leader
8 50 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 47 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
11 43 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
11 43 (4.44%) Analyst
12 39 (4.02%) Software Engineer
12 39 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
13 33 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
14 32 (3.30%) Software Developer
15 30 (3.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 29 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
17 28 (2.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (21.47%) HTML
2 130 (13.42%) LAMP
3 129 (13.31%) Spring
4 119 (12.28%) HTML5
5 99 (10.22%) ActiveMQ
6 89 (9.18%) CSS
7 82 (8.46%) Web Services
8 69 (7.12%) AngularJS
9 62 (6.40%) XML
10 57 (5.88%) Apache Camel
11 51 (5.26%) Hibernate
12 48 (4.95%) .NET
13 47 (4.85%) Java EE
14 39 (4.02%) jQuery
15 38 (3.92%) Symfony
15 38 (3.92%) J2EE
16 37 (3.82%) Spring Integration
17 34 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
18 28 (2.89%) Spring Boot
19 27 (2.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (8.67%) Data Centre
3 38 (3.92%) Clustering
4 15 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.24%) RIA
7 11 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.03%) W3C
9 9 (0.93%) CMDB
9 9 (0.93%) Private Cloud
10 8 (0.83%) User Experience
11 7 (0.72%) Replication
11 7 (0.72%) NHS
12 6 (0.62%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.52%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.52%) DTV
13 5 (0.52%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.52%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 307 (31.68%) Windows
2 285 (29.41%) UNIX
3 147 (15.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 90 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (4.75%) Solaris
7 39 (4.02%) CentOS
7 39 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.96%) Android
8 19 (1.96%) AIX
9 17 (1.75%) Debian
10 15 (1.55%) Ubuntu
10 15 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.44%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 11 (1.14%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.93%) zOS
14 8 (0.83%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.72%) HPUX
16 6 (0.62%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (20.54%) DevOps
3 144 (14.86%) E-Commerce
4 111 (11.46%) ITIL
5 89 (9.18%) Open Source
6 86 (8.88%) TDD
7 82 (8.46%) Scrum
7 82 (8.46%) Software Engineering
8 76 (7.84%) Configuration Management
9 74 (7.64%) OO
10 72 (7.43%) SDLC
11 65 (6.71%) Project Management
12 63 (6.50%) Service Delivery
13 61 (6.30%) Unit Testing
14 58 (5.99%) Load Balancing
15 52 (5.37%) MVC
16 45 (4.64%) Software Delivery
17 43 (4.44%) Release Management
18 41 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
19 40 (4.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 289 (29.82%) Java
2 235 (24.25%) PHP
3 161 (16.62%) SQL
4 146 (15.07%) Python
4 146 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 115 (11.87%) Ruby
6 113 (11.66%) Bash Shell
7 110 (11.35%) Perl
8 83 (8.57%) Shell Script
9 50 (5.16%) C++
9 50 (5.16%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.06%) Scala
12 16 (1.65%) C#
13 13 (1.34%) Groovy
14 12 (1.24%) C
15 11 (1.14%) R
16 10 (1.03%) VB
17 7 (0.72%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 38 (3.92%) Degree
2 37 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (2.58%) MCSE
6 23 (2.37%) CCNA
7 19 (1.96%) CCNP
8 14 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.14%) MCSA
9 11 (1.14%) ISEB
10 8 (0.83%) CCSA
10 8 (0.83%) CCSE
11 7 (0.72%) PMP
11 7 (0.72%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.72%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.72%) CCDA
12 6 (0.62%) RHCE
13 5 (0.52%) Avaya Certification
13 5 (0.52%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.82%) SLA
2 28 (2.89%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.17%) QA
4 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.21%) BS25999
System Software
1 159 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 40 (4.13%) VMware ESX
4 33 (3.41%) vSphere
5 26 (2.68%) XenApp
6 23 (2.37%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 11 (1.14%) KVM
10 10 (1.03%) XenServer
11 9 (0.93%) Xen
12 8 (0.83%) NFS
13 7 (0.72%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.62%) Squid
14 6 (0.62%) Docker
15 5 (0.52%) Samba
16 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.21%) Firmware
17 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 144 (14.86%) Puppet
2 97 (10.01%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (4.23%) Nagios
4 38 (3.92%) Cobbler
5 36 (3.72%) Salt
6 23 (2.37%) Tivoli
7 11 (1.14%) Vagrant
8 8 (0.83%) Plesk
8 8 (0.83%) Ansible
8 8 (0.83%) cPanel
8 8 (0.83%) Webmin
8 8 (0.83%) OpenView
9 7 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.72%) Opsview
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.52%) SCCM
11 4 (0.41%) Graphite
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (0.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 250 (25.80%) Oracle
2 241 (24.87%) VMware
3 167 (17.23%) Cisco
4 151 (15.58%) Red Hat
5 93 (9.60%) Microsoft
6 63 (6.50%) Citrix
7 60 (6.19%) CheckPoint
8 55 (5.68%) NetApp
9 52 (5.37%) HP
10 45 (4.64%) IBM
11 39 (4.02%) F5
12 35 (3.61%) Zend
12 35 (3.61%) Juniper
13 28 (2.89%) EMC
13 28 (2.89%) Dell Compellent
14 25 (2.58%) Business Objects
15 24 (2.48%) Splunk
16 23 (2.37%) Dell
17 19 (1.96%) CommVault
18 16 (1.65%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus * benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, Yorkshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago