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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 373 457 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.71% 9.53% 8.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.65% 38.34% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 299 353 268
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
965 1192 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.53% 24.86% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 767 961 976
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -4 269 £42,500 -5.55% 56
Bradford +33 56 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Halifax +2 7 £37,946 -
Dewsbury +6 6 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Wakefield 0 4 £29,500 - 1
Wetherby +3 2 £31,500 -
Huddersfield -4 1 £32,500 -5.79%
Pudsey - 1 £57,500 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 244 (31.24%) Windows
2 241 (30.86%) Python
3 232 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (28.17%) Unix
5 206 (26.38%) Puppet
6 204 (26.12%) Bash Shell
7 192 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
7 192 (24.58%) VMware
8 189 (24.20%) Red Hat
9 184 (23.56%) DevOps
10 174 (22.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 172 (22.02%) Java
11 172 (22.02%) PHP
12 169 (21.64%) Firewall
12 169 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
13 168 (21.51%) MySQL
14 153 (19.59%) Ruby
15 150 (19.21%) Oracle
16 146 (18.69%) SQL
17 138 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 131 (16.77%) Shell Script
19 123 (15.75%) Configuration Management
20 121 (15.49%) Git (software)
21 119 (15.24%) Jenkins
22 117 (14.98%) LAMP
23 115 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
24 114 (14.60%) Apache
25 107 (13.70%) Cisco
26 106 (13.57%) SQL Server
27 105 (13.44%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 114 (14.60%) Apache
2 85 (10.88%) Node.js
3 48 (6.15%) CloudStack
4 46 (5.89%) OpenStack
5 31 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 29 (3.71%) JBoss
7 28 (3.59%) Tomcat
7 28 (3.59%) WebLogic
8 25 (3.20%) IIS
9 22 (2.82%) MS Exchange
10 20 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (2.43%) Confluence
12 16 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (1.41%) SharePoint
14 9 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (1.02%) Apache Spark
16 6 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.77%) CMS
17 5 (0.64%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 34 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) MS Office
2 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Line 500
2 1 (0.13%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 115 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.92%) GitHub
4 14 (1.79%) IaaS
5 12 (1.54%) PaaS
6 10 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.77%) SaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Office 365
9 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 169 (21.64%) Firewall
2 81 (10.37%) SAN
3 77 (9.86%) DNS
4 73 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 59 (7.55%) VPN
6 40 (5.12%) BGP
7 38 (4.87%) SSL
8 35 (4.48%) OSPF
8 35 (4.48%) VoIP
9 33 (4.23%) NAS
10 30 (3.84%) LAN
10 30 (3.84%) MPLS
11 29 (3.71%) Internet
12 27 (3.46%) IPsec
13 25 (3.20%) HTTP
13 25 (3.20%) WAN
14 20 (2.56%) VLAN
15 15 (1.92%) Network Security
16 10 (1.28%) IPv4
17 9 (1.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (21.51%) MySQL
2 106 (13.57%) SQL Server
3 76 (9.73%) MongoDB
4 50 (6.40%) Redis
5 39 (4.99%) Hadoop
5 39 (4.99%) NoSQL
6 36 (4.61%) Big Data
7 35 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (3.33%) Informix
10 23 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (2.43%) CouchDB
12 19 (2.43%) Riak
13 16 (2.05%) Relational Database
14 14 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.79%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.66%) Couchbase
16 12 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 121 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 119 (15.24%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.74%) JIRA
4 35 (4.48%) Selenium
5 33 (4.23%) Maven
6 29 (3.71%) Subversion
7 25 (3.20%) PHPUnit
8 21 (2.69%) Cucumber
8 21 (2.69%) JUnit
9 18 (2.30%) JMeter
9 18 (2.30%) NeoLoad
10 14 (1.79%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.54%) Eclipse
11 12 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
11 12 (1.54%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.28%) Appium
12 10 (1.28%) Mocha
12 10 (1.28%) NUnit
12 10 (1.28%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.28%) XMLUnit
General
1 61 (7.81%) Finance
2 39 (4.99%) Retail
3 33 (4.23%) Games
4 17 (2.18%) Banking
5 16 (2.05%) Marketing
6 12 (1.54%) Back Office
7 10 (1.28%) Electronics
8 8 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.51%) Advertising
9 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.26%) iGaming
10 2 (0.26%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 159 (20.36%) Developer
2 125 (16.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (14.08%) Linux Engineer
4 80 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 64 (8.19%) Administrator
6 59 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 59 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
7 58 (7.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 58 (7.43%) PHP Developer
7 58 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
8 54 (6.91%) Linux Administrator
9 53 (6.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 52 (6.66%) Analyst
11 48 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 46 (5.89%) Architect
12 46 (5.89%) AWS Engineer
12 46 (5.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 41 (5.25%) Java Developer
14 33 (4.23%) Automation Engineer
15 32 (4.10%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (14.98%) LAMP
2 84 (10.76%) XML
3 74 (9.48%) HTML
4 66 (8.45%) Web Services
5 54 (6.91%) CSS
6 39 (4.99%) .NET
7 36 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
8 31 (3.97%) jQuery
8 31 (3.97%) SOAP
8 31 (3.97%) Spring
9 28 (3.59%) REST
10 25 (3.20%) JSON
11 22 (2.82%) HTML5
11 22 (2.82%) RESTful
11 22 (2.82%) Symfony
12 21 (2.69%) CSS3
13 20 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
14 19 (2.43%) AngularJS
15 18 (2.30%) J2EE
15 18 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.53%) Data Centre
2 50 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.23%) Clustering
4 25 (3.20%) iPad
5 24 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.56%) Cybercrime
7 19 (2.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
9 13 (1.66%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.54%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.41%) DTV
11 11 (1.41%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.28%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.28%) IPTV
12 10 (1.28%) STB
12 10 (1.28%) User Experience
12 10 (1.28%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 244 (31.24%) Windows
2 220 (28.17%) Unix
3 174 (22.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (10.63%) Windows Server
5 53 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (6.15%) Ubuntu
7 36 (4.61%) CentOS
7 36 (4.61%) Solaris
8 29 (3.71%) HPUX
9 18 (2.30%) Android
9 18 (2.30%) Debian
10 13 (1.66%) AIX
10 13 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (1.54%) SUSE
12 11 (1.41%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.02%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (23.56%) DevOps
3 169 (21.64%) Continuous Integration
4 123 (15.75%) Configuration Management
5 91 (11.65%) Scrum
6 85 (10.88%) ITIL
7 81 (10.37%) Open Source
7 81 (10.37%) TDD
8 71 (9.09%) High Availability
9 67 (8.58%) Load Balancing
10 61 (7.81%) Software Engineering
11 49 (6.27%) OOP
12 45 (5.76%) E-Commerce
13 44 (5.63%) Mentoring
14 43 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
15 40 (5.12%) Service Management
15 40 (5.12%) Web Development
16 39 (4.99%) BDD
16 39 (4.99%) ETL
17 36 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 241 (30.86%) Python
2 204 (26.12%) Bash Shell
3 172 (22.02%) Java
3 172 (22.02%) PHP
4 153 (19.59%) Ruby
5 146 (18.69%) SQL
6 131 (16.77%) Shell Script
7 105 (13.44%) JavaScript
8 91 (11.65%) Perl
9 53 (6.79%) C#
10 38 (4.87%) C++
11 34 (4.35%) VB
12 30 (3.84%) PowerShell
13 16 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.66%) C
14 13 (1.66%) Lua
15 12 (1.54%) VBScript
16 11 (1.41%) VBA
17 6 (0.77%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (3.33%) CCNP
3 25 (3.20%) Degree
4 23 (2.94%) CCNA
5 22 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.30%) CCDE
8 18 (2.30%) CCIE
8 18 (2.30%) CCSP
9 16 (2.05%) CISSP
10 10 (1.28%) PhD
11 7 (0.90%) RHCE
12 6 (0.77%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.77%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.38%) OCP
14 3 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.07%) QA
2 22 (2.82%) SLA
3 10 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.77%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.64%) SDET
6 4 (0.51%) COBIT
7 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 138 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (8.07%) vSphere
3 62 (7.94%) Active Directory
4 58 (7.43%) Docker
5 43 (5.51%) Xen
6 25 (3.20%) XenServer
7 23 (2.94%) KVM
8 18 (2.30%) Hyper-V
9 16 (2.05%) XenApp
10 14 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.90%) vCloud
13 6 (0.77%) Firmware
14 4 (0.51%) NFS
14 4 (0.51%) Samba
15 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 3 (0.38%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.26%) Squid
17 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
17 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 206 (26.38%) Puppet
2 192 (24.58%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (11.14%) Salt
4 82 (10.50%) Ansible
5 54 (6.91%) Nagios
6 50 (6.40%) Cobbler
7 37 (4.74%) Opsview
8 31 (3.97%) Cacti
8 31 (3.97%) Graphite
8 31 (3.97%) Tivoli
9 23 (2.94%) CFEngine
9 23 (2.94%) Grafana
10 17 (2.18%) FortiGate
11 14 (1.79%) SCCM
12 13 (1.66%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 11 (1.41%) OpenView
14 9 (1.15%) Munin
14 9 (1.15%) OpenNMS
14 9 (1.15%) Zenoss
15 8 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 192 (24.58%) VMware
2 189 (24.20%) Red Hat
3 150 (19.21%) Oracle
4 107 (13.70%) Cisco
5 103 (13.19%) Microsoft
6 75 (9.60%) HP
7 58 (7.43%) F5
8 36 (4.61%) Juniper
9 35 (4.48%) Citrix
10 33 (4.23%) IBM
11 27 (3.46%) NetApp
12 25 (3.20%) Symantec
13 22 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 22 (2.82%) EnterpriseDB
14 21 (2.69%) Splunk
15 20 (2.56%) Brocade
15 20 (2.56%) Veritas
16 17 (2.18%) CheckPoint
17 15 (1.92%) CommVault
17 15 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £37k and car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £45 - £65k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago