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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 411 475 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.29% 9.87% 10.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.29% 36.04% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 347 379 291
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
928 1318 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.98% 27.37% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1073 803
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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 +1 334 £42,500 -5.55% 65
Bradford -6 18 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Dewsbury +10 9 £27,500 -45.00%
Halifax -5 7 £44,196 +62.55%
Wakefield +4 4 £25,250 -22.30% 2
Huddersfield +8 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Ilkley - 2 £33,000 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £45,000 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 276 (30.80%) Windows
2 267 (29.80%) Unix
3 261 (29.13%) VMware
4 260 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
5 230 (25.67%) PHP
6 227 (25.33%) Java
7 218 (24.33%) MySQL
8 217 (24.22%) Puppet
9 205 (22.88%) Python
10 199 (22.21%) DevOps
11 192 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
12 182 (20.31%) Red Hat
13 179 (19.98%) Bash Shell
14 178 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 171 (19.08%) JavaScript
16 166 (18.53%) Apache
17 165 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 161 (17.97%) SQL
19 158 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
20 155 (17.30%) Oracle
21 154 (17.19%) LAMP
22 148 (16.52%) Ruby
23 145 (16.18%) Firewall
24 136 (15.18%) Configuration Management
24 136 (15.18%) HTML
25 135 (15.07%) Jenkins
26 125 (13.95%) Microsoft
27 123 (13.73%) Perl
28 119 (13.28%) High Availability
29 118 (13.17%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 166 (18.53%) Apache
2 109 (12.17%) Node.js
3 55 (6.14%) OpenStack
4 47 (5.25%) MS Exchange
5 42 (4.69%) Tomcat
6 41 (4.58%) WebSphere
7 37 (4.13%) CloudStack
8 33 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (3.24%) JBoss
10 28 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (3.01%) IIS
12 23 (2.57%) Confluence
12 23 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (2.12%) WebLogic
14 17 (1.90%) Skype for Business
15 12 (1.34%) SharePoint
16 10 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 9 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
18 8 (0.89%) CMS
18 8 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.23%) MS Office
3 7 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.33%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 114 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (2.46%) Office 365
5 13 (1.45%) GitHub
5 13 (1.45%) IaaS
6 12 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.00%) PaaS
8 8 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.56%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.45%) SaaS
11 3 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 145 (16.18%) Firewall
2 99 (11.05%) DNS
3 97 (10.83%) SAN
4 71 (7.92%) Internet
5 61 (6.81%) TCP/IP
6 57 (6.36%) VPN
7 52 (5.80%) NAS
8 47 (5.25%) HTTP
8 47 (5.25%) SSL
9 32 (3.57%) Network Security
10 29 (3.24%) BGP
11 26 (2.90%) VoIP
12 25 (2.79%) LAN
13 24 (2.68%) IPsec
13 24 (2.68%) OSPF
14 23 (2.57%) MPLS
15 21 (2.34%) WAN
16 20 (2.23%) DHCP
17 16 (1.79%) FTP
18 13 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (24.33%) MySQL
2 109 (12.17%) SQL Server
3 97 (10.83%) MongoDB
4 62 (6.92%) Redis
5 39 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 25 (2.79%) Informix
10 24 (2.68%) Big Data
11 22 (2.46%) Hadoop
12 21 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 20 (2.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 20 (2.23%) Riak
14 19 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
15 16 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.67%) Oracle Database
17 14 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 135 (15.07%) Jenkins
2 118 (13.17%) Git (software)
3 51 (5.69%) Maven
3 51 (5.69%) Selenium
4 38 (4.24%) JIRA
5 35 (3.91%) JUnit
6 33 (3.68%) Cucumber
6 33 (3.68%) Subversion
7 27 (3.01%) JMeter
8 20 (2.23%) PHPUnit
9 19 (2.12%) Vagrant
10 18 (2.01%) NeoLoad
11 16 (1.79%) JBehave
12 15 (1.67%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.12%) Appium
13 10 (1.12%) Mocha
13 10 (1.12%) SonarQube
13 10 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (1.12%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 77 (8.59%) Finance
2 53 (5.92%) Retail
3 45 (5.02%) Games
4 31 (3.46%) Banking
5 19 (2.12%) Marketing
6 11 (1.23%) Back Office
7 9 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.56%) Electronics
9 4 (0.45%) Legal
10 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) iGaming
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (19.64%) Developer
2 135 (15.07%) Linux Engineer
3 114 (12.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 98 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 66 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
6 62 (6.92%) Java Developer
7 61 (6.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 60 (6.70%) Architect
9 55 (6.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 55 (6.14%) PHP Developer
9 55 (6.14%) Software Engineer
10 54 (6.03%) Analyst
11 53 (5.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 48 (5.36%) Administrator
13 46 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
14 43 (4.80%) VMware Engineer
15 42 (4.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 37 (4.13%) Linux Administrator
17 35 (3.91%) Automation Engineer
18 34 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (17.19%) LAMP
2 136 (15.18%) HTML
3 104 (11.61%) CSS
4 97 (10.83%) XML
5 66 (7.37%) Web Services
6 43 (4.80%) .NET
7 42 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
8 41 (4.58%) SOAP
9 39 (4.35%) J2EE
10 38 (4.24%) Ajax
11 37 (4.13%) HTML5
11 37 (4.13%) Spring
12 35 (3.91%) JSON
13 34 (3.79%) jQuery
14 31 (3.46%) CSS3
14 31 (3.46%) REST
15 29 (3.24%) Middleware
16 25 (2.79%) RESTful
17 24 (2.68%) ActiveMQ
18 18 (2.01%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.60%) Data Centre
2 61 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.58%) Clustering
4 34 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.23%) IBM XIV
6 18 (2.01%) Mathematics
7 17 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 16 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.79%) HP Storage
9 12 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.34%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.12%) Online Games
10 10 (1.12%) SecurID
10 10 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.89%) DTV
13 7 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.78%) Online Banking
13 7 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 276 (30.80%) Windows
2 267 (29.80%) Unix
3 165 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 84 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 78 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (5.69%) Solaris
7 43 (4.80%) Ubuntu
8 34 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (3.35%) CentOS
10 26 (2.90%) Debian
11 25 (2.79%) Mac OS X
12 18 (2.01%) AIX
12 18 (2.01%) SUSE
13 15 (1.67%) HPUX
14 14 (1.56%) Android
15 11 (1.23%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.89%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.89%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (22.21%) DevOps
3 158 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
4 136 (15.18%) Configuration Management
5 119 (13.28%) High Availability
6 116 (12.95%) TDD
7 96 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 89 (9.93%) Open Source
9 85 (9.49%) E-Commerce
9 85 (9.49%) ITIL
10 79 (8.82%) Load Balancing
11 78 (8.71%) Scrum
12 60 (6.70%) BDD
13 51 (5.69%) OOP
14 47 (5.25%) Change Control
14 47 (5.25%) Mentoring
15 45 (5.02%) Incident Management
15 45 (5.02%) Service Delivery
16 43 (4.80%) Web Development
17 39 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 230 (25.67%) PHP
2 227 (25.33%) Java
3 205 (22.88%) Python
4 179 (19.98%) Bash Shell
5 171 (19.08%) JavaScript
6 161 (17.97%) SQL
7 148 (16.52%) Ruby
8 123 (13.73%) Perl
9 115 (12.83%) Shell Script
10 50 (5.58%) C#
11 46 (5.13%) VB
12 45 (5.02%) C++
13 26 (2.90%) C
14 24 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.12%) Scala
17 9 (1.00%) VBA
17 9 (1.00%) VBScript
18 8 (0.89%) Go
18 8 (0.89%) Lua
Qualifications
1 64 (7.14%) Degree
2 52 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (5.25%) Security Cleared
4 40 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 35 (3.91%) SC Cleared
6 30 (3.35%) CCNP
7 24 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.57%) CCIE
9 21 (2.34%) CCSP
10 20 (2.23%) CCDE
10 20 (2.23%) CCNA
10 20 (2.23%) MCSE
11 19 (2.12%) CISSP
12 14 (1.56%) MCITP
13 10 (1.12%) PhD
14 7 (0.78%) Avaya Certification
14 7 (0.78%) HNC
14 7 (0.78%) HND
14 7 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.79%) QA
2 18 (2.01%) SLA
3 13 (1.45%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.89%) SDET
5 5 (0.56%) COBIT
5 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 178 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (10.27%) Active Directory
3 69 (7.70%) vSphere
4 49 (5.47%) Docker
5 41 (4.58%) Xen
6 29 (3.24%) Hyper-V
6 29 (3.24%) XenApp
7 27 (3.01%) KVM
8 19 (2.12%) XenServer
9 18 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.00%) vCloud
11 7 (0.78%) NFS
12 6 (0.67%) Firmware
13 5 (0.56%) Samba
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.11%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 217 (24.22%) Puppet
2 192 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (9.71%) Salt
4 85 (9.49%) Nagios
5 73 (8.15%) Ansible
6 39 (4.35%) Opsview
7 38 (4.24%) Cobbler
8 31 (3.46%) CFEngine
9 29 (3.24%) Graphite
10 28 (3.13%) Cacti
11 22 (2.46%) OpenView
12 20 (2.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 20 (2.23%) Tivoli
13 18 (2.01%) Grafana
14 13 (1.45%) HP UCMDB
14 13 (1.45%) Rundeck
15 12 (1.34%) FortiGate
15 12 (1.34%) NetBackup
15 12 (1.34%) SCCM
16 11 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 261 (29.13%) VMware
2 182 (20.31%) Red Hat
3 155 (17.30%) Oracle
4 125 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 118 (13.17%) Cisco
6 92 (10.27%) HP
7 68 (7.59%) IBM
8 63 (7.03%) NetApp
9 62 (6.92%) F5
10 44 (4.91%) Citrix
11 39 (4.35%) CommVault
12 35 (3.91%) CheckPoint
12 35 (3.91%) Juniper
13 27 (3.01%) Dell Compellent
13 27 (3.01%) Symantec
14 26 (2.90%) Splunk
15 23 (2.57%) Google
16 20 (2.23%) Netezza
17 16 (1.79%) EnterpriseDB
18 15 (1.67%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus+pension+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +10% BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago