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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 510 335 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.99% 9.05% 8.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.53% 36.65% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 330 263 263
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1290 914 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.27% 24.68% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 929 744 782
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +3 444 £40,000 - 46
Bradford -7 23 £40,000 +55.33% 1
Wakefield +1 14 £27,500 - 3
Halifax -10 5 £28,625 +41.35% 1
Wetherby -2 4 £37,125 -12.64% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 511 (48.44%) UNIX
2 455 (43.13%) Apache
3 393 (37.25%) Java
4 357 (33.84%) Windows
5 327 (31.00%) VMware
6 298 (28.25%) Red Hat
7 273 (25.88%) Oracle
8 272 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 262 (24.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 257 (24.36%) E-Commerce
10 257 (24.36%) Cisco
11 246 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
12 239 (22.65%) MySQL
13 197 (18.67%) PHP
14 179 (16.97%) Perl
15 170 (16.11%) Scrum
16 169 (16.02%) Clustering
17 167 (15.83%) ITIL
18 166 (15.73%) TCP/IP
19 165 (15.64%) Microsoft
20 160 (15.17%) SAN
21 159 (15.07%) DNS
22 150 (14.22%) ActiveMQ
23 147 (13.93%) HTML
24 145 (13.74%) Load Balancing
25 144 (13.65%) Shell Script
26 141 (13.36%) Bash Shell
27 138 (13.08%) Spring
28 135 (12.80%) Hibernate
29 128 (12.13%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 455 (43.13%) Apache
2 110 (10.43%) IIS
3 109 (10.33%) Tomcat
4 67 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 63 (5.97%) WebLogic
6 61 (5.78%) MS Exchange
7 42 (3.98%) OpenStack
8 33 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 31 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
11 28 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
12 27 (2.56%) SharePoint
13 20 (1.90%) CMS
14 19 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (1.33%) Node.js
16 12 (1.14%) nginx
17 11 (1.04%) Lync
18 9 (0.85%) WordPress
19 7 (0.66%) GlassFish
20 6 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 91 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.13%) MS Office
3 15 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.23%) Magento
2 10 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (1.42%) Office 365
5 5 (0.47%) SaaS
6 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.095%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 166 (15.73%) TCP/IP
2 160 (15.17%) SAN
3 159 (15.07%) DNS
4 114 (10.81%) Firewall
5 111 (10.52%) Cisco IOS
6 103 (9.76%) Internet
7 102 (9.67%) OSPF
7 102 (9.67%) BGP
8 101 (9.57%) MPLS
9 84 (7.96%) EIGRP
10 78 (7.39%) SMTP
11 55 (5.21%) NAS
12 46 (4.36%) HTTP
13 45 (4.27%) VPN
14 33 (3.13%) AMQP
15 24 (2.27%) Network Security
16 20 (1.90%) DHCP
16 20 (1.90%) SSL
17 15 (1.42%) FTP
18 14 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (22.65%) MySQL
2 104 (9.86%) NoSQL
3 89 (8.44%) SQL Server
4 62 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 61 (5.78%) Oracle Database
6 49 (4.64%) RDBMS
7 39 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (2.94%) Big Data
10 30 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (2.18%) Oracle ODI
12 22 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (1.80%) Redis
14 13 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (0.85%) Informix
17 8 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
18 7 (0.66%) MongoDB
18 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 6 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 56 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 41 (3.89%) Maven
3 38 (3.60%) JUnit
4 35 (3.32%) Jenkins
5 33 (3.13%) Subversion
6 29 (2.75%) Selenium
7 26 (2.46%) JBehave
8 24 (2.27%) Cucumber
9 17 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (1.52%) JMeter
11 14 (1.33%) JIRA
11 14 (1.33%) Hudson
12 11 (1.04%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.76%) Toad
14 6 (0.57%) Ant
14 6 (0.57%) CruiseControl
15 5 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
16 4 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
16 4 (0.38%) NetBeans
16 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (4.93%) Finance
2 35 (3.32%) Telecoms
3 27 (2.56%) Games
4 26 (2.46%) Retail
5 24 (2.27%) Marketing
6 22 (2.09%) Banking
7 15 (1.42%) Advertising
8 9 (0.85%) Automotive
9 8 (0.76%) Back Office
10 6 (0.57%) Publishing
11 5 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.28%) Legal
14 1 (0.095%) Billing
Job Titles
1 171 (16.21%) Architect
2 156 (14.79%) Developer
3 117 (11.09%) Administrator
4 115 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 105 (9.95%) Analyst
6 79 (7.49%) Java Architect
7 76 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
8 64 (6.07%) Solutions Architect
9 59 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
10 53 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 50 (4.74%) Java Developer
12 46 (4.36%) Infrastructure Manager
12 46 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
13 45 (4.27%) Support Analyst
14 44 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
14 44 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
14 44 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 41 (3.89%) Senior Developer
15 41 (3.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 38 (3.60%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (14.22%) ActiveMQ
2 147 (13.93%) HTML
3 138 (13.08%) Spring
4 135 (12.80%) Hibernate
5 110 (10.43%) LAMP
6 106 (10.05%) XML
7 105 (9.95%) HTML5
8 82 (7.77%) Web Services
9 61 (5.78%) J2EE
10 56 (5.31%) Middleware
11 47 (4.45%) CSS
12 46 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
13 41 (3.89%) jQuery
14 40 (3.79%) JSON
15 35 (3.32%) SOAP
16 34 (3.22%) RESTful
17 29 (2.75%) REST
17 29 (2.75%) JMS
18 27 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
18 27 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 169 (16.02%) Clustering
2 82 (7.77%) Open Source
3 41 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 31 (2.94%) RIA
5 31 (2.94%) Symmetrix
6 27 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.27%) HP StorageWorks
8 21 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.80%) IBM XIV
10 14 (1.33%) Replication
11 12 (1.14%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.66%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.57%) Wiki
13 6 (0.57%) IVR
13 6 (0.57%) STB
13 6 (0.57%) iSeries
14 5 (0.47%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.47%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 511 (48.44%) UNIX
2 357 (33.84%) Windows
3 262 (24.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 108 (10.24%) Solaris
5 90 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (6.16%) HPUX
8 49 (4.64%) CentOS
9 21 (1.99%) Ubuntu
10 19 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.52%) Windows 7
12 15 (1.42%) Android
12 15 (1.42%) Fedora
13 14 (1.33%) Debian
13 14 (1.33%) AIX
14 12 (1.14%) SUSE
15 9 (0.85%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.76%) zOS
17 7 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (24.36%) E-Commerce
2 246 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (16.11%) Scrum
4 167 (15.83%) ITIL
5 145 (13.74%) Load Balancing
6 128 (12.13%) DevOps
7 124 (11.75%) Project Management
8 76 (7.20%) Service Delivery
9 73 (6.92%) Technical Architecture
10 70 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
11 62 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 52 (4.93%) Content Management
12 52 (4.93%) Performance Monitoring
13 47 (4.45%) Incident Management
14 45 (4.27%) Software Engineering
15 44 (4.17%) Change Control
16 43 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (4.08%) Configuration Management
17 42 (3.98%) Release Management
18 41 (3.89%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 393 (37.25%) Java
2 197 (18.67%) PHP
3 179 (16.97%) Perl
4 144 (13.65%) Shell Script
5 141 (13.36%) Bash Shell
6 128 (12.13%) SQL
7 123 (11.66%) JavaScript
8 97 (9.19%) PowerShell
9 73 (6.92%) Python
10 64 (6.07%) Ruby
11 24 (2.27%) C++
12 22 (2.09%) PHP5
13 18 (1.71%) COBOL
13 18 (1.71%) C
14 16 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.66%) C#
16 6 (0.57%) Scala
17 5 (0.47%) XPath
18 4 (0.38%) ActionScript
19 3 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 102 (9.67%) Degree
2 72 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (4.64%) CCNA
5 48 (4.55%) CCNP
6 44 (4.17%) MCSE
6 44 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (2.84%) MCSA
9 24 (2.27%) CCSA
10 20 (1.90%) CCSE
10 20 (1.90%) HND
11 17 (1.61%) OCP
11 17 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
12 16 (1.52%) RHCE
12 16 (1.52%) RHCA
13 15 (1.42%) CCIE
14 13 (1.23%) Avaya Certification
15 12 (1.14%) HNC
16 11 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (11.75%) PCI DSS
2 48 (4.55%) QA
3 40 (3.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.095%) COBIT
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 272 (25.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (10.05%) Active Directory
3 99 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 71 (6.73%) vSphere
5 54 (5.12%) VMware ESX
6 45 (4.27%) XenApp
6 45 (4.27%) XenServer
7 27 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 27 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (1.90%) Hyper-V
9 11 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.85%) Squid
11 7 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.66%) MetaFrame
11 7 (0.66%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.57%) Xen
13 5 (0.47%) RHEV
14 3 (0.28%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 82 (7.77%) Puppet
2 43 (4.08%) Nagios
3 42 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (3.03%) OpenView
5 23 (2.18%) Opsview
6 17 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 14 (1.33%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.04%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.76%) Cacti
9 8 (0.76%) Foglight
10 7 (0.66%) HP NNM
10 7 (0.66%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (0.66%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.57%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.47%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.47%) SCCM
13 4 (0.38%) Unicenter
13 4 (0.38%) Salt
14 3 (0.28%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 327 (31.00%) VMware
2 298 (28.25%) Red Hat
3 273 (25.88%) Oracle
4 257 (24.36%) Cisco
5 165 (15.64%) Microsoft
6 108 (10.24%) HP
7 92 (8.72%) Citrix
8 85 (8.06%) EMC
9 65 (6.16%) NetApp
10 57 (5.40%) IBM
11 56 (5.31%) F5
12 49 (4.64%) CheckPoint
13 41 (3.89%) JBoss
14 38 (3.60%) Symantec
15 37 (3.51%) Veritas
16 35 (3.32%) CommVault
17 29 (2.75%) Juniper
18 28 (2.65%) AppSense
19 19 (1.80%) Zend
20 18 (1.71%) Hyperion
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £54000 - £480000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£55K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago