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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 487 490 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.24% 10.03% 8.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.24% 39.20% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 388 332 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1153 1250 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.24% 25.58% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 938 947 669
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +3 393 £45,000 +5.88% 57
Bradford -9 26 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Halifax +5 17 £47,500 +65.93% 6
Dewsbury - 9 £42,500 -
Wakefield +4 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Elland - 5 £29,125 - 2
Bingley - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 £75,000 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 358 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (32.15%) Windows
3 275 (29.47%) UNIX
4 259 (27.76%) Java
5 256 (27.44%) Apache
6 244 (26.15%) VMware
7 235 (25.19%) PHP
8 233 (24.97%) Oracle
9 202 (21.65%) MySQL
10 198 (21.22%) HTML
11 195 (20.90%) DevOps
12 166 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 163 (17.47%) Python
13 163 (17.47%) Cisco
14 162 (17.36%) SQL
15 159 (17.04%) JavaScript
15 159 (17.04%) Puppet
16 152 (16.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 151 (16.18%) Red Hat
18 150 (16.08%) E-Commerce
19 128 (13.72%) Ruby
20 121 (12.97%) Bash Shell
21 120 (12.86%) LAMP
22 119 (12.75%) Active Directory
23 111 (11.90%) Perl
24 110 (11.79%) ITIL
24 110 (11.79%) Spring
25 109 (11.68%) Opscode Chef
26 107 (11.47%) Open Source
27 104 (11.15%) HTML5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 256 (27.44%) Apache
2 75 (8.04%) Node.js
3 50 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 37 (3.97%) MS Exchange
5 35 (3.75%) OpenStack
6 31 (3.32%) WebSphere
7 23 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 20 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (1.50%) Apache Pig
10 14 (1.50%) IIS
11 12 (1.29%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.29%) nginx
12 11 (1.18%) SAS
13 10 (1.07%) Confluence
14 7 (0.75%) Lync
14 7 (0.75%) JBoss
15 6 (0.64%) CMS
15 6 (0.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 42 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.61%) MS Office
4 8 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.86%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.11%) Summit
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Unica
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.64%) Office 365
5 6 (0.64%) IaaS
6 5 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.43%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.43%) SaaS
8 3 (0.32%) Heroku
9 2 (0.21%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 101 (10.83%) Firewall
2 89 (9.54%) SAN
3 78 (8.36%) DNS
4 69 (7.40%) NAS
5 54 (5.79%) Cisco IOS
6 52 (5.57%) WAN
7 42 (4.50%) VPN
7 42 (4.50%) Internet
8 41 (4.39%) TCP/IP
9 39 (4.18%) LAN
10 35 (3.75%) VoIP
11 29 (3.11%) MPLS
12 25 (2.68%) Network Security
13 23 (2.47%) DHCP
14 21 (2.25%) HTTP
14 21 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (1.82%) SSL
16 16 (1.71%) BGP
17 13 (1.39%) Unified Communications
17 13 (1.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (21.65%) MySQL
2 94 (10.08%) SQL Server
3 76 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 66 (7.07%) Riak
5 56 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 51 (5.47%) MongoDB
7 49 (5.25%) Hadoop
8 41 (4.39%) Redis
9 40 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (3.86%) Oracle Database
11 28 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (2.14%) RDBMS
14 20 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (1.50%) Apache Hive
17 13 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
18 12 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 67 (7.18%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.39%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.89%) Maven
4 15 (1.61%) JUnit
5 14 (1.50%) Selenium
5 14 (1.50%) Cucumber
6 13 (1.39%) JIRA
7 11 (1.18%) Subversion
8 10 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.96%) JMeter
10 7 (0.75%) Hudson
11 6 (0.64%) Grunt
11 6 (0.64%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.64%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.54%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.54%) ClearCase
12 5 (0.54%) NeoLoad
13 3 (0.32%) PHPUnit
13 3 (0.32%) RSpec
General
1 58 (6.22%) Finance
2 48 (5.14%) Games
3 28 (3.00%) Retail
4 27 (2.89%) Banking
5 13 (1.39%) Marketing
6 9 (0.96%) Back Office
7 8 (0.86%) Electronics
8 7 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 223 (23.90%) Developer
2 110 (11.79%) Architect
3 102 (10.93%) Administrator
4 75 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
5 66 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 62 (6.65%) PHP Developer
7 57 (6.11%) Senior Developer
8 52 (5.57%) Technical Leader
9 50 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
10 48 (5.14%) Software Engineer
11 44 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 42 (4.50%) Analyst
13 39 (4.18%) Systems Engineer
14 34 (3.64%) Web Developer
14 34 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
15 33 (3.54%) Java Developer
16 32 (3.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 31 (3.32%) Applications Developer
18 30 (3.22%) Software Developer
19 27 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (21.22%) HTML
2 120 (12.86%) LAMP
3 110 (11.79%) Spring
4 104 (11.15%) HTML5
5 94 (10.08%) CSS
6 82 (8.79%) Web Services
7 77 (8.25%) ActiveMQ
8 69 (7.40%) AngularJS
9 60 (6.43%) XML
10 51 (5.47%) Apache Camel
11 45 (4.82%) jQuery
12 44 (4.72%) Java EE
13 42 (4.50%) .NET
14 41 (4.39%) Hibernate
15 34 (3.64%) Symfony
15 34 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
16 29 (3.11%) Middleware
16 29 (3.11%) Spring Integration
17 28 (3.00%) J2EE
18 25 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (7.82%) Data Centre
3 25 (2.68%) Clustering
4 18 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.61%) Private Cloud
7 13 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.29%) RIA
9 11 (1.18%) Replication
9 11 (1.18%) W3C
10 10 (1.07%) N-Tier
11 9 (0.96%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) User Experience
13 7 (0.75%) DTV
13 7 (0.75%) CMDB
14 6 (0.64%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.64%) IBM XIV
14 6 (0.64%) STB
15 5 (0.54%) E-Learning
15 5 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 300 (32.15%) Windows
2 275 (29.47%) UNIX
3 152 (16.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 78 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (6.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (5.47%) Solaris
7 39 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (3.54%) CentOS
9 21 (2.25%) Debian
9 21 (2.25%) AIX
10 20 (2.14%) Android
11 18 (1.93%) Ubuntu
12 16 (1.71%) Apple iOS
13 15 (1.61%) Windows XP
14 14 (1.50%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.50%) CoreOS
15 10 (1.07%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.96%) zOS
17 7 (0.75%) HPUX
17 7 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (20.90%) DevOps
3 150 (16.08%) E-Commerce
4 110 (11.79%) ITIL
5 107 (11.47%) Open Source
6 98 (10.50%) Software Engineering
7 97 (10.40%) TDD
8 79 (8.47%) OO
9 77 (8.25%) Configuration Management
10 64 (6.86%) Scrum
11 62 (6.65%) Unit Testing
12 61 (6.54%) SDLC
13 60 (6.43%) Service Delivery
14 55 (5.89%) Project Management
15 52 (5.57%) BDD
15 52 (5.57%) Software Delivery
16 51 (5.47%) Load Balancing
17 50 (5.36%) MVC
18 49 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
19 44 (4.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (27.76%) Java
2 235 (25.19%) PHP
3 163 (17.47%) Python
4 162 (17.36%) SQL
5 159 (17.04%) JavaScript
6 128 (13.72%) Ruby
7 121 (12.97%) Bash Shell
8 111 (11.90%) Perl
9 74 (7.93%) Shell Script
10 66 (7.07%) C++
11 58 (6.22%) PowerShell
12 30 (3.22%) Scala
13 22 (2.36%) PL/SQL
14 19 (2.04%) C#
15 16 (1.71%) Go
16 15 (1.61%) Groovy
16 15 (1.61%) VB
17 14 (1.50%) C
18 11 (1.18%) R
18 11 (1.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (3.86%) Degree
3 34 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (2.14%) MCSE
5 20 (2.14%) CCNA
6 18 (1.93%) CCNP
7 13 (1.39%) ISEB
7 13 (1.39%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.86%) PMP
8 8 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.75%) CCSA
9 7 (0.75%) CCSE
10 6 (0.64%) RHCE
10 6 (0.64%) CCDA
11 5 (0.54%) MCSA
11 5 (0.54%) HNC
11 5 (0.54%) HND
11 5 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.75%) SLA
2 20 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.93%) QA
4 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 2 (0.21%) BS25999
System Software
1 166 (17.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (12.75%) Active Directory
3 37 (3.97%) VMware ESX
4 32 (3.43%) vSphere
5 22 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (2.25%) Hyper-V
7 18 (1.93%) XenApp
8 16 (1.71%) KVM
9 14 (1.50%) Docker
10 12 (1.29%) Xen
11 11 (1.18%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.07%) XenServer
13 9 (0.96%) NFS
14 6 (0.64%) Samba
14 6 (0.64%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.64%) HDFS
15 4 (0.43%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
17 1 (0.11%) qmail
17 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 159 (17.04%) Puppet
2 109 (11.68%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (4.82%) Nagios
4 43 (4.61%) Cobbler
5 42 (4.50%) Salt
6 21 (2.25%) Tivoli
7 20 (2.14%) Vagrant
8 17 (1.82%) Ansible
9 13 (1.39%) OpenView
10 11 (1.18%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.86%) Plesk
11 8 (0.86%) cPanel
11 8 (0.86%) Webmin
11 8 (0.86%) Graphite
12 7 (0.75%) SCCM
12 7 (0.75%) Rundeck
13 6 (0.64%) Opsview
14 5 (0.54%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.54%) Oracle ZFS
15 4 (0.43%) Cacti
Vendors
1 244 (26.15%) VMware
2 233 (24.97%) Oracle
3 163 (17.47%) Cisco
4 151 (16.18%) Red Hat
5 97 (10.40%) Microsoft
6 59 (6.32%) Citrix
7 57 (6.11%) HP
8 51 (5.47%) IBM
8 51 (5.47%) NetApp
9 44 (4.72%) CheckPoint
10 40 (4.29%) F5
11 37 (3.97%) Zend
12 32 (3.43%) Splunk
12 32 (3.43%) EMC
13 27 (2.89%) Juniper
14 19 (2.04%) SaltStack
14 19 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
15 16 (1.71%) CommVault
16 15 (1.61%) Google
17 14 (1.50%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000k + Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago