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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 457 422 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.50% 8.30% 8.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.96% 33.90% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 355 264 261
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
1204 1245 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.03% 24.49% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 974 966 783
Average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +8 399 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Bradford -35 17 £32,500 +4.00% 1
Huddersfield +7 11 £34,500 -13.75%
Dewsbury - 7 £50,000 -
Halifax -1 5 - - 1
Wetherby +10 4 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Wakefield -8 2 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Batley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 357 (38.18%) UNIX
2 316 (33.80%) Java
3 306 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 302 (32.30%) Apache
5 276 (29.52%) Oracle
6 263 (28.13%) Windows
7 223 (23.85%) VMware
8 207 (22.14%) DevOps
9 203 (21.71%) PHP
10 181 (19.36%) HTML
11 147 (15.72%) MySQL
12 146 (15.61%) Red Hat
13 142 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 140 (14.97%) SQL
14 140 (14.97%) Cisco
15 135 (14.44%) E-Commerce
15 135 (14.44%) HTML5
15 135 (14.44%) Puppet
16 131 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 129 (13.80%) Bash Shell
18 125 (13.37%) Python
19 123 (13.16%) Spring
20 120 (12.83%) ActiveMQ
21 119 (12.73%) Firewall
22 118 (12.62%) Active Directory
23 117 (12.51%) Scrum
24 112 (11.98%) SAN
25 108 (11.55%) Ruby
25 108 (11.55%) Opscode Chef
26 95 (10.16%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 302 (32.30%) Apache
2 78 (8.34%) Tomcat
3 55 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 43 (4.60%) Node.js
5 36 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 21 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 21 (2.25%) nginx
8 20 (2.14%) IIS
8 20 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.82%) OpenStack
9 17 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.18%) WordPress
10 11 (1.18%) JBoss
11 10 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.53%) Lync
12 5 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 26 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.03%) MS Office
3 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.86%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.21%) BASE24
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Unica
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (1.28%) Amazon S3
5 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (0.96%) PaaS
7 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.32%) SaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Route 53
10 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
10 1 (0.11%) Office 365
10 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 119 (12.73%) Firewall
2 112 (11.98%) SAN
3 89 (9.52%) DNS
4 75 (8.02%) Internet
5 58 (6.20%) NAS
6 56 (5.99%) TCP/IP
7 54 (5.78%) VPN
8 35 (3.74%) LAN
9 34 (3.64%) VoIP
9 34 (3.64%) WAN
9 34 (3.64%) HTTP
10 33 (3.53%) SSL
10 33 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (2.78%) Network Security
11 26 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (2.78%) MPLS
12 23 (2.46%) PBX
13 22 (2.35%) BGP
14 20 (2.14%) OSPF
15 18 (1.93%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (15.72%) MySQL
2 93 (9.95%) NoSQL
3 81 (8.66%) SQL Server
4 56 (5.99%) Riak
5 52 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 49 (5.24%) Oracle Database
6 49 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
8 41 (4.39%) MongoDB
9 33 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (3.42%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.78%) Redis
12 23 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (2.14%) BusinessObjects XI
14 17 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (1.07%) Couchbase
18 10 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 68 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 36 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 31 (3.32%) Hudson
4 30 (3.21%) Maven
5 20 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.60%) JIRA
7 12 (1.28%) Subversion
8 9 (0.96%) Selenium
9 7 (0.75%) JUnit
9 7 (0.75%) Artifactory
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.53%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.53%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.32%) MSI
12 3 (0.32%) AdminStudio
13 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (5.88%) Finance
2 49 (5.24%) Games
3 40 (4.28%) Retail
4 38 (4.06%) Banking
5 16 (1.71%) Marketing
6 12 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.86%) Electronics
8 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.11%) Legal
10 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.11%) Back Office
10 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 194 (20.75%) Developer
2 135 (14.44%) Architect
3 90 (9.63%) Administrator
4 78 (8.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 69 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 67 (7.17%) Systems Administrator
7 56 (5.99%) Java Developer
8 55 (5.88%) Technical Leader
9 54 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 54 (5.78%) Solutions Architect
10 52 (5.56%) PHP Developer
11 51 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
12 46 (4.92%) Analyst
13 42 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
14 41 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
15 40 (4.28%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 40 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
16 37 (3.96%) Linux Administrator
17 31 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
18 30 (3.21%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (19.36%) HTML
2 135 (14.44%) HTML5
3 123 (13.16%) Spring
4 120 (12.83%) ActiveMQ
5 93 (9.95%) LAMP
6 66 (7.06%) CSS
7 63 (6.74%) XML
8 62 (6.63%) Web Services
9 60 (6.42%) Hibernate
9 60 (6.42%) AngularJS
10 50 (5.35%) .NET
11 47 (5.03%) Apache Camel
12 44 (4.71%) Spring Integration
13 43 (4.60%) Middleware
14 42 (4.49%) J2EE
15 37 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
16 33 (3.53%) jQuery
16 33 (3.53%) Symfony
17 29 (3.10%) Java EE
18 28 (2.99%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.10%) Open Source
3 56 (5.99%) Clustering
4 40 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.82%) DTV
5 17 (1.82%) STB
5 17 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.39%) Replication
7 13 (1.39%) RIA
8 10 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 9 (0.96%) CMDB
10 8 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.75%) User Experience
11 7 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.75%) iPhone
12 5 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.53%) IBM XIV
13 4 (0.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 357 (38.18%) UNIX
2 263 (28.13%) Windows
3 131 (14.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (4.28%) CentOS
7 36 (3.85%) Solaris
8 23 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (2.14%) Android
10 19 (2.03%) Debian
11 17 (1.82%) AIX
12 13 (1.39%) Ubuntu
13 12 (1.28%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.07%) HPUX
14 10 (1.07%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.96%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.96%) SUSE
16 8 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (22.14%) DevOps
3 135 (14.44%) E-Commerce
4 117 (12.51%) Scrum
5 93 (9.95%) ITIL
6 79 (8.45%) Configuration Management
7 77 (8.24%) Service Delivery
8 72 (7.70%) Project Management
9 63 (6.74%) Load Balancing
10 61 (6.52%) OO
11 59 (6.31%) Incident Management
12 55 (5.88%) TDD
13 53 (5.67%) Software Engineering
14 44 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (4.60%) Unit Testing
16 39 (4.17%) Mentoring
17 38 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (4.06%) Migration
18 37 (3.96%) Change Control
19 36 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 316 (33.80%) Java
2 203 (21.71%) PHP
3 140 (14.97%) SQL
4 129 (13.80%) Bash Shell
5 125 (13.37%) Python
6 108 (11.55%) Ruby
7 94 (10.05%) JavaScript
8 91 (9.73%) Perl
9 85 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 39 (4.17%) C++
11 27 (2.89%) PL/SQL
12 22 (2.35%) C#
13 14 (1.50%) C
14 8 (0.86%) Embedded C
14 8 (0.86%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.64%) PHP5
16 4 (0.43%) AWK
16 4 (0.43%) Korn
16 4 (0.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 61 (6.52%) Degree
2 34 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (2.78%) MCSE
5 23 (2.46%) CCNP
5 23 (2.46%) CCNA
6 17 (1.82%) OCP
6 17 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (1.71%) MCSA
8 15 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.18%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.18%) CCDA
11 10 (1.07%) CISSP
12 8 (0.86%) CCSA
12 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.86%) CCSE
12 8 (0.86%) CCDP
13 7 (0.75%) ISEB
13 7 (0.75%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.71%) SLA
2 33 (3.53%) QA
3 29 (3.10%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 142 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (12.62%) Active Directory
3 43 (4.60%) vSphere
4 35 (3.74%) XenApp
5 30 (3.21%) VMware ESX
6 25 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 17 (1.82%) Xen
8 13 (1.39%) Firmware
9 12 (1.28%) Hyper-V
9 12 (1.28%) XenServer
10 9 (0.96%) Squid
11 8 (0.86%) NFS
11 8 (0.86%) Samba
12 7 (0.75%) KVM
13 5 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (0.43%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.43%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.32%) GPFS
16 1 (0.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 135 (14.44%) Puppet
2 108 (11.55%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (5.03%) Nagios
4 44 (4.71%) Cobbler
5 31 (3.32%) Tivoli
6 25 (2.67%) Salt
7 14 (1.50%) Opsview
7 14 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (1.50%) NetBackup
8 10 (1.07%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.96%) Plesk
10 8 (0.86%) cPanel
10 8 (0.86%) Webmin
11 7 (0.75%) Graphite
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.64%) Cacti
13 5 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
13 5 (0.53%) OpenView
13 5 (0.53%) Data Guard
14 4 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 276 (29.52%) Oracle
2 223 (23.85%) VMware
3 146 (15.61%) Red Hat
4 140 (14.97%) Cisco
5 72 (7.70%) Microsoft
6 61 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 57 (6.10%) NetApp
7 57 (6.10%) Citrix
8 41 (4.39%) HP
9 38 (4.06%) IBM
10 32 (3.42%) Juniper
11 31 (3.32%) F5
12 25 (2.67%) CommVault
13 22 (2.35%) EMC
13 22 (2.35%) Business Objects
13 22 (2.35%) Zend
14 20 (2.14%) Symantec
15 19 (2.03%) Dell
16 16 (1.71%) Akamai
17 15 (1.60%) Civica
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (10-20%) + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 22 Days holiday Life Insurance Priva
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago