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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 489 417 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.89% 9.12% 9.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.64% 37.70% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 387 256 275
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1299 1106 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.27% 24.19% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 818 724
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 5 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 5 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 +1 426 £45,000 +20.00% 73
Bradford -17 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wakefield -3 11 £32,500 +27.45%
Dewsbury - 8 £50,000 -
Huddersfield +9 7 £33,500 +19.64%
Halifax +1 6 £25,250 -44.50%
Wetherby - 1 £33,000 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 434 (44.06%) UNIX
2 380 (38.58%) Apache
3 359 (36.45%) Java
4 311 (31.57%) Oracle
5 304 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
6 268 (27.21%) Windows
7 236 (23.96%) VMware
8 210 (21.32%) DevOps
9 193 (19.59%) PHP
10 181 (18.38%) HTML
11 173 (17.56%) Red Hat
12 169 (17.16%) E-Commerce
13 168 (17.06%) MySQL
14 157 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 152 (15.43%) Cisco
15 152 (15.43%) Scrum
16 148 (15.03%) Bash Shell
17 145 (14.72%) Puppet
18 144 (14.62%) SQL
19 142 (14.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 139 (14.11%) Spring
21 138 (14.01%) HTML5
22 136 (13.81%) SAN
23 133 (13.50%) ActiveMQ
24 119 (12.08%) Perl
25 114 (11.57%) NoSQL
26 113 (11.47%) Firewall
26 113 (11.47%) Shell Script
27 111 (11.27%) Python
27 111 (11.27%) Opscode Chef

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 380 (38.58%) Apache
2 73 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 55 (5.58%) MS Exchange
4 39 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (3.55%) IIS
7 28 (2.84%) WebLogic
7 28 (2.84%) SharePoint
8 27 (2.74%) Node.js
9 26 (2.64%) nginx
10 23 (2.34%) WebSphere
11 20 (2.03%) OpenStack
12 17 (1.73%) JBoss
13 14 (1.42%) WordPress
14 12 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
15 10 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
17 6 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
18 4 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.74%) MS Office
3 10 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.20%) BASE24
2 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.42%) Amazon S3
4 11 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.91%) PaaS
6 8 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.41%) Route 53
8 1 (0.10%) Heroku
8 1 (0.10%) SaaS
8 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 136 (13.81%) SAN
2 113 (11.47%) Firewall
3 90 (9.14%) DNS
4 87 (8.83%) Internet
5 75 (7.61%) TCP/IP
6 55 (5.58%) NAS
7 51 (5.18%) VPN
8 43 (4.37%) SSL
9 42 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
10 39 (3.96%) MPLS
11 38 (3.86%) BGP
12 36 (3.65%) OSPF
13 31 (3.15%) HTTP
14 26 (2.64%) Network Security
14 26 (2.64%) VoIP
15 25 (2.54%) LAN
16 24 (2.44%) SMTP
16 24 (2.44%) EIGRP
17 21 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (2.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (17.06%) MySQL
2 114 (11.57%) NoSQL
3 80 (8.12%) SQL Server
4 60 (6.09%) Oracle Database
5 59 (5.99%) Relational Database
6 50 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (4.87%) Oracle Reports
8 39 (3.96%) RDBMS
9 34 (3.45%) Riak
10 33 (3.35%) MongoDB
11 27 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (2.03%) Redis
14 18 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
17 9 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
17 9 (0.91%) DB2
18 8 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 61 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 49 (4.97%) Jenkins
3 45 (4.57%) Hudson
4 42 (4.26%) Maven
5 27 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 23 (2.34%) JIRA
7 21 (2.13%) Subversion
8 13 (1.32%) Selenium
9 10 (1.02%) JUnit
10 9 (0.91%) Artifactory
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.30%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.20%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.20%) JMeter
13 2 (0.20%) JBehave
13 2 (0.20%) Bazaar
13 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.10%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (6.09%) Finance
2 50 (5.08%) Games
3 38 (3.86%) Retail
4 26 (2.64%) Banking
5 20 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.22%) Marketing
7 9 (0.91%) Electronics
8 7 (0.71%) Automotive
9 4 (0.41%) Advertising
10 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.10%) Legal
11 1 (0.10%) Back Office
11 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 167 (16.95%) Developer
2 134 (13.60%) Architect
3 121 (12.28%) Administrator
4 80 (8.12%) Systems Administrator
5 76 (7.72%) DevOps Engineer
6 74 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
7 73 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 66 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 64 (6.50%) Java Developer
10 57 (5.79%) PHP Developer
11 55 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
12 52 (5.28%) Analyst
13 51 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
14 50 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
15 48 (4.87%) UNIX Administrator
16 45 (4.57%) Java Architect
17 43 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
18 37 (3.76%) Technical Leader
19 35 (3.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
20 34 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (18.38%) HTML
2 139 (14.11%) Spring
3 138 (14.01%) HTML5
4 133 (13.50%) ActiveMQ
5 91 (9.24%) LAMP
6 88 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 76 (7.72%) Web Services
8 59 (5.99%) XML
9 53 (5.38%) CSS
10 45 (4.57%) .NET
11 43 (4.37%) Spring Integration
12 41 (4.16%) AngularJS
13 40 (4.06%) Middleware
14 33 (3.35%) Apache Camel
14 33 (3.35%) J2EE
14 33 (3.35%) Symfony
15 31 (3.15%) RabbitMQ
16 28 (2.84%) Java EE
16 28 (2.84%) jQuery
17 24 (2.44%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (8.32%) Clustering
3 59 (5.99%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.86%) Open Source
5 17 (1.73%) STB
6 16 (1.62%) DTV
7 15 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.32%) Replication
9 12 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 10 (1.02%) IBM XIV
11 10 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.91%) User Experience
13 8 (0.81%) CMDB
13 8 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.71%) RIA
15 6 (0.61%) Computer Science
16 5 (0.51%) iPhone
16 5 (0.51%) HACMP
16 5 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 434 (44.06%) UNIX
2 268 (27.21%) Windows
3 142 (14.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (7.01%) Solaris
5 65 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (5.28%) CentOS
8 29 (2.94%) AIX
9 26 (2.64%) Debian
10 23 (2.34%) HPUX
11 16 (1.62%) Ubuntu
11 16 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (1.52%) SUSE
13 12 (1.22%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.12%) Android
15 8 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (0.71%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (21.32%) DevOps
3 169 (17.16%) E-Commerce
4 152 (15.43%) Scrum
5 102 (10.36%) Project Management
6 100 (10.15%) ITIL
7 95 (9.64%) Service Delivery
8 75 (7.61%) Incident Management
9 72 (7.31%) Load Balancing
10 70 (7.11%) Configuration Management
11 57 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (5.69%) OO
13 48 (4.87%) TDD
14 45 (4.57%) Change Control
15 43 (4.37%) Mentoring
16 40 (4.06%) Unit Testing
17 39 (3.96%) Software Engineering
18 37 (3.76%) MVC
19 36 (3.65%) Service Management
19 36 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 359 (36.45%) Java
2 193 (19.59%) PHP
3 148 (15.03%) Bash Shell
4 144 (14.62%) SQL
5 119 (12.08%) Perl
6 113 (11.47%) Shell Script
7 111 (11.27%) Python
8 89 (9.04%) Ruby
9 85 (8.63%) JavaScript
10 55 (5.58%) PowerShell
11 36 (3.65%) C++
12 27 (2.74%) C#
13 25 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.93%) PHP5
15 16 (1.62%) C
16 8 (0.81%) Embedded C
16 8 (0.81%) Embedded C++
17 3 (0.30%) COBOL
17 3 (0.30%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 86 (8.73%) Degree
2 50 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (3.45%) CCNP
4 30 (3.05%) CCNA
5 27 (2.74%) MCSE
5 27 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (2.74%) VCP4
6 18 (1.83%) OCP
6 18 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
7 17 (1.73%) MCSA
8 15 (1.52%) CISSP
9 14 (1.42%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.22%) CCDA
10 12 (1.22%) CCIE
11 11 (1.12%) CCSP
12 10 (1.02%) HNC
12 10 (1.02%) HND
12 10 (1.02%) Avaya Certification
13 9 (0.91%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.69%) SLA
2 48 (4.87%) PCI DSS
3 32 (3.25%) QA
4 11 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 157 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (9.95%) Active Directory
3 55 (5.58%) vSphere
4 41 (4.16%) XenApp
5 26 (2.64%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (2.23%) XenServer
7 20 (2.03%) Xen
8 17 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.62%) Samba
9 16 (1.62%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (1.52%) VMware ESX
11 14 (1.42%) Firmware
11 14 (1.42%) Hyper-V
12 10 (1.02%) Squid
12 10 (1.02%) NFS
13 9 (0.91%) KVM
14 7 (0.71%) ProxySG
15 5 (0.51%) GPFS
15 5 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 145 (14.72%) Puppet
2 111 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (5.48%) Nagios
4 40 (4.06%) Cobbler
5 33 (3.35%) Tivoli
6 28 (2.84%) NetBackup
7 19 (1.93%) Salt
8 17 (1.73%) Opsview
8 17 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (1.12%) ZABBIX
9 11 (1.12%) Graphite
10 10 (1.02%) OpenView
11 9 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 8 (0.81%) Cacti
12 8 (0.81%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.41%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 2 (0.20%) WSUS
15 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 311 (31.57%) Oracle
2 236 (23.96%) VMware
3 173 (17.56%) Red Hat
4 152 (15.43%) Cisco
5 92 (9.34%) Microsoft
6 69 (7.01%) NetApp
7 64 (6.50%) Citrix
8 61 (6.19%) CheckPoint
9 51 (5.18%) HP
10 38 (3.86%) IBM
11 35 (3.55%) Symantec
12 32 (3.25%) F5
13 29 (2.94%) Juniper
14 28 (2.84%) CommVault
15 27 (2.74%) Veritas
16 24 (2.44%) EMC
17 23 (2.34%) Zend
18 16 (1.62%) Business Objects
19 15 (1.52%) Dell
19 15 (1.52%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum c£20K + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago