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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 493 391 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.71% 7.96% 9.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 34.42% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 396 247 269
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1294 1136 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.49% 23.13% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 859 746
Average salary £35,661 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +5 430 £43,000 +14.66% 52
Bradford -23 17 £32,500 +17.11% 2
Huddersfield +6 11 £34,000 - 1
Dewsbury - 10 £50,000 -
Wakefield -6 7 £30,000 -25.00%
Halifax -1 5 £25,250 -44.50% 4
Wetherby - 4 £31,500 -
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 403 (42.11%) UNIX
2 339 (35.42%) Java
3 332 (34.69%) Apache
4 306 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
5 297 (31.03%) Oracle
6 263 (27.48%) Windows
7 219 (22.88%) VMware
8 213 (22.26%) DevOps
9 196 (20.48%) PHP
10 178 (18.60%) HTML
11 162 (16.93%) Red Hat
12 154 (16.09%) MySQL
13 146 (15.26%) SQL
14 145 (15.15%) E-Commerce
15 143 (14.94%) Bash Shell
16 140 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 139 (14.52%) Cisco
18 137 (14.32%) Scrum
18 137 (14.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 137 (14.32%) Puppet
19 133 (13.90%) HTML5
20 124 (12.96%) Spring
21 123 (12.85%) Python
22 121 (12.64%) ActiveMQ
23 120 (12.54%) SAN
24 117 (12.23%) Firewall
25 110 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
26 103 (10.76%) Perl
26 103 (10.76%) Active Directory
27 102 (10.66%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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
1 332 (34.69%) Apache
2 75 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 51 (5.33%) MS Exchange
4 36 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 31 (3.24%) Node.js
7 28 (2.93%) WebLogic
8 26 (2.72%) IIS
9 23 (2.40%) nginx
10 19 (1.99%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.67%) OpenStack
12 15 (1.57%) WordPress
13 14 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (1.36%) JBoss
15 10 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
17 7 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
18 4 (0.42%) SAS
18 4 (0.42%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 29 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.30%) MS Office
3 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.52%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.21%) BASE24
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (1.46%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 12 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (0.94%) PaaS
7 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.42%) Route 53
9 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.10%) Heroku
9 1 (0.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (12.54%) SAN
2 117 (12.23%) Firewall
3 93 (9.72%) DNS
4 80 (8.36%) Internet
5 65 (6.79%) TCP/IP
6 51 (5.33%) NAS
7 50 (5.22%) VPN
8 41 (4.28%) SSL
9 35 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
10 33 (3.45%) HTTP
11 31 (3.24%) LAN
12 29 (3.03%) WAN
12 29 (3.03%) MPLS
13 28 (2.93%) VoIP
14 27 (2.82%) BGP
15 25 (2.61%) OSPF
15 25 (2.61%) Network Security
16 23 (2.40%) PBX
17 21 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
18 18 (1.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (16.09%) MySQL
2 97 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 74 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 60 (6.27%) Oracle Database
5 58 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 53 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
7 46 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (4.28%) Riak
9 38 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 35 (3.66%) MongoDB
11 27 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (2.09%) Redis
13 20 (2.09%) BusinessObjects XI
14 17 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (0.94%) DB2
17 8 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.84%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 62 (6.48%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.97%) Hudson
3 38 (3.97%) Maven
4 25 (2.61%) TeamCity
5 20 (2.09%) JIRA
6 15 (1.57%) Subversion
7 10 (1.04%) Selenium
8 9 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (0.94%) Artifactory
9 8 (0.84%) JUnit
10 3 (0.31%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.10%) Bazaar
12 1 (0.10%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.10%) MSI
General
1 61 (6.37%) Finance
2 47 (4.91%) Games
3 38 (3.97%) Retail
4 29 (3.03%) Banking
5 15 (1.57%) Marketing
5 15 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.94%) Electronics
7 3 (0.31%) Automotive
8 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.10%) Legal
9 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.10%) Back Office
9 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 187 (19.54%) Developer
2 127 (13.27%) Architect
3 111 (11.60%) Administrator
4 79 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
5 78 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 73 (7.63%) Senior Developer
7 65 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
8 61 (6.37%) Java Developer
9 60 (6.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 55 (5.75%) PHP Developer
11 52 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
12 50 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
13 47 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
14 46 (4.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 44 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
15 44 (4.60%) Analyst
16 42 (4.39%) Technical Leader
17 38 (3.97%) UNIX Administrator
18 36 (3.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 36 (3.76%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (18.60%) HTML
2 133 (13.90%) HTML5
3 124 (12.96%) Spring
4 121 (12.64%) ActiveMQ
5 88 (9.20%) LAMP
6 68 (7.11%) Hibernate
6 68 (7.11%) Web Services
7 62 (6.48%) CSS
8 58 (6.06%) XML
9 47 (4.91%) .NET
10 46 (4.81%) AngularJS
11 42 (4.39%) Spring Integration
12 41 (4.28%) Middleware
13 38 (3.97%) J2EE
14 36 (3.76%) Apache Camel
15 33 (3.45%) Symfony
16 30 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (3.13%) jQuery
17 27 (2.82%) Java EE
18 22 (2.30%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (7.00%) Clustering
3 53 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 44 (4.60%) Open Source
5 18 (1.88%) STB
6 17 (1.78%) DTV
7 15 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.36%) Replication
9 12 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.04%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.04%) RIA
11 9 (0.94%) User Experience
12 8 (0.84%) CMDB
13 6 (0.63%) iPhone
13 6 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (0.63%) IBM XIV
14 5 (0.52%) Computer Science
14 5 (0.52%) HACMP
15 4 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 403 (42.11%) UNIX
2 263 (27.48%) Windows
3 137 (14.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 65 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (5.85%) Solaris
6 52 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (4.91%) CentOS
8 29 (3.03%) AIX
9 26 (2.72%) Debian
10 18 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.67%) HPUX
12 15 (1.57%) Ubuntu
12 15 (1.57%) Android
13 14 (1.46%) SUSE
14 11 (1.15%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (0.94%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.84%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.63%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (22.26%) DevOps
3 145 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 137 (14.32%) Scrum
5 93 (9.72%) ITIL
6 91 (9.51%) Service Delivery
7 88 (9.20%) Project Management
8 73 (7.63%) Configuration Management
9 68 (7.11%) Incident Management
10 63 (6.58%) Load Balancing
11 59 (6.17%) OO
12 51 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (5.33%) TDD
13 45 (4.70%) Software Engineering
13 45 (4.70%) Mentoring
14 43 (4.49%) Change Control
15 42 (4.39%) Unit Testing
16 38 (3.97%) Service Management
16 38 (3.97%) MVC
17 37 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 339 (35.42%) Java
2 196 (20.48%) PHP
3 146 (15.26%) SQL
4 143 (14.94%) Bash Shell
5 123 (12.85%) Python
6 103 (10.76%) Perl
7 102 (10.66%) Shell Script
8 100 (10.45%) Ruby
9 90 (9.40%) JavaScript
10 44 (4.60%) PowerShell
11 39 (4.08%) C++
12 32 (3.34%) PL/SQL
13 26 (2.72%) C#
14 16 (1.67%) C
15 13 (1.36%) PHP5
16 8 (0.84%) Embedded C
16 8 (0.84%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.42%) Korn
17 4 (0.42%) AWK
17 4 (0.42%) sed
Qualifications
1 72 (7.52%) Degree
2 37 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (2.51%) MCSE
3 24 (2.51%) CCNP
4 23 (2.40%) CCNA
5 20 (2.09%) OCP
5 20 (2.09%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (1.57%) MCSA
8 12 (1.25%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.15%) CISSP
9 11 (1.15%) CCDA
10 9 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.84%) CCSA
11 8 (0.84%) CCSE
11 8 (0.84%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.84%) CCDP
11 8 (0.84%) CCSP
12 7 (0.73%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.33%) SLA
2 43 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 33 (3.45%) QA
4 12 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 140 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (10.76%) Active Directory
3 46 (4.81%) vSphere
4 36 (3.76%) XenApp
5 27 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (1.99%) Xen
7 18 (1.88%) VMware ESX
8 16 (1.67%) XenServer
9 14 (1.46%) Terminal Services
9 14 (1.46%) Samba
10 13 (1.36%) Firmware
10 13 (1.36%) Hyper-V
11 9 (0.94%) NFS
11 9 (0.94%) Squid
11 9 (0.94%) KVM
12 8 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.52%) ProxySG
14 5 (0.52%) GPFS
15 4 (0.42%) LXC
Systems Management
1 137 (14.32%) Puppet
2 110 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (5.33%) Nagios
4 43 (4.49%) Cobbler
5 33 (3.45%) Tivoli
6 22 (2.30%) NetBackup
7 19 (1.99%) Salt
8 15 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (1.46%) Opsview
10 11 (1.15%) ZABBIX
11 8 (0.84%) Graphite
12 7 (0.73%) OpenView
12 7 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.63%) Cacti
13 6 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.63%) Plesk
13 6 (0.63%) Data Guard
14 5 (0.52%) Linux-HA
14 5 (0.52%) cPanel
14 5 (0.52%) Webmin
Vendors
1 297 (31.03%) Oracle
2 219 (22.88%) VMware
3 162 (16.93%) Red Hat
4 139 (14.52%) Cisco
5 80 (8.36%) Microsoft
6 61 (6.37%) CheckPoint
7 58 (6.06%) NetApp
8 56 (5.85%) Citrix
9 43 (4.49%) HP
10 32 (3.34%) IBM
11 28 (2.93%) Juniper
12 27 (2.82%) F5
13 25 (2.61%) CommVault
14 24 (2.51%) Symantec
15 23 (2.40%) Zend
16 22 (2.30%) Business Objects
17 17 (1.78%) Dell
17 17 (1.78%) EMC
17 17 (1.78%) Veritas
18 13 (1.36%) Akamai
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 Per Annum £45,000 + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £37,620 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £12,180
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + holidays & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Smart Arts (UK) Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum plus Car Allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago