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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 417 480 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.46% 9.68% 7.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.22% 35.40% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 327 315 237
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
1091 1356 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.76% 27.34% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1074 745
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 347 £45,000 +5.88% 36
Bradford -28 25 £35,500 +15.44% 7
Halifax +5 14 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Huddersfield +5 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Dewsbury - 5 £30,000 -
Wetherby +9 3 £30,500 +1.66%
Batley - 2 £35,000 -
Wakefield -4 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bingley -6 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 304 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (33.56%) UNIX
3 284 (31.66%) Java
4 273 (30.43%) Apache
5 272 (30.32%) Windows
6 241 (26.87%) Oracle
7 215 (23.97%) VMware
8 202 (22.52%) PHP
9 193 (21.52%) DevOps
10 183 (20.40%) HTML
11 156 (17.39%) MySQL
12 154 (17.17%) Cisco
13 138 (15.38%) E-Commerce
14 137 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 134 (14.94%) Red Hat
16 131 (14.60%) SQL
17 128 (14.27%) HTML5
18 127 (14.16%) Puppet
19 124 (13.82%) Active Directory
20 123 (13.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 122 (13.60%) Spring
22 118 (13.15%) Firewall
22 118 (13.15%) Python
23 111 (12.37%) Bash Shell
24 107 (11.93%) ActiveMQ
25 104 (11.59%) JavaScript
26 102 (11.37%) LAMP
27 101 (11.26%) Ruby
28 97 (10.81%) ITIL
29 91 (10.14%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 273 (30.43%) Apache
2 62 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 49 (5.46%) MS Exchange
4 44 (4.91%) Node.js
5 31 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (3.46%) SharePoint
5 31 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 19 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (2.12%) nginx
7 17 (1.90%) OpenStack
8 15 (1.67%) IIS
9 11 (1.23%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.89%) JBoss
11 5 (0.56%) WordPress
11 5 (0.56%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.56%) Lync
11 5 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.45%) SAS
12 4 (0.45%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 35 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.56%) MS Office
3 11 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.89%) Fireworks
4 8 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 11 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.11%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.45%) PaaS
7 3 (0.33%) SaaS
8 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.22%) Office 365
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.11%) Heroku
9 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 118 (13.15%) Firewall
2 91 (10.14%) SAN
3 87 (9.70%) DNS
4 56 (6.24%) NAS
4 56 (6.24%) TCP/IP
5 54 (6.02%) VPN
6 51 (5.69%) Internet
7 43 (4.79%) Cisco IOS
8 35 (3.90%) VoIP
9 31 (3.46%) WAN
9 31 (3.46%) HTTP
10 29 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (3.23%) LAN
11 27 (3.01%) SSL
12 26 (2.90%) Network Security
13 25 (2.79%) DHCP
14 24 (2.68%) MPLS
15 22 (2.45%) PBX
16 21 (2.34%) BGP
17 14 (1.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (17.39%) MySQL
2 83 (9.25%) NoSQL
3 76 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 64 (7.13%) Riak
5 48 (5.35%) Relational Database
6 41 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (4.24%) MongoDB
8 36 (4.01%) Oracle Database
9 33 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
10 32 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (2.56%) Redis
13 22 (2.45%) RDBMS
14 20 (2.23%) BusinessObjects XI
15 19 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (2.01%) Hadoop
17 11 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
19 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 67 (7.47%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 23 (2.56%) Hudson
4 22 (2.45%) Maven
5 18 (2.01%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.23%) JIRA
7 10 (1.11%) Selenium
8 9 (1.00%) Subversion
8 9 (1.00%) JUnit
9 6 (0.67%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.56%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.56%) ClearQuest
11 3 (0.33%) MSI
11 3 (0.33%) AdminStudio
12 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.22%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.22%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (6.02%) Finance
2 40 (4.46%) Games
3 37 (4.12%) Banking
4 33 (3.68%) Retail
5 14 (1.56%) Marketing
6 6 (0.67%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.56%) Electronics
8 4 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.11%) Local Government
10 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 203 (22.63%) Developer
2 123 (13.71%) Architect
3 88 (9.81%) Administrator
4 71 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
5 70 (7.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 61 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 59 (6.58%) PHP Developer
7 59 (6.58%) Technical Leader
8 49 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
9 48 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 47 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
11 46 (5.13%) Analyst
12 43 (4.79%) Infrastructure Architect
13 33 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
14 31 (3.46%) Technical Engineer
14 31 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
15 30 (3.34%) Incident Manager
15 30 (3.34%) Major Incident Manager
15 30 (3.34%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (20.40%) HTML
2 128 (14.27%) HTML5
3 122 (13.60%) Spring
4 107 (11.93%) ActiveMQ
5 102 (11.37%) LAMP
6 72 (8.03%) CSS
7 69 (7.69%) Web Services
8 67 (7.47%) AngularJS
9 57 (6.35%) XML
10 54 (6.02%) Apache Camel
11 50 (5.57%) Hibernate
12 49 (5.46%) .NET
13 43 (4.79%) Spring Integration
14 40 (4.46%) J2EE
15 35 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
15 35 (3.90%) jQuery
15 35 (3.90%) Symfony
16 33 (3.68%) Java EE
17 32 (3.57%) Middleware
18 30 (3.34%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 42 (4.68%) Clustering
4 19 (2.12%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.11%) RIA
7 9 (1.00%) CMDB
7 9 (1.00%) Replication
7 9 (1.00%) DTV
8 8 (0.89%) STB
8 8 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (0.67%) NHS
9 6 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.56%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.56%) User Experience
10 5 (0.56%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.45%) DataPower
11 4 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 301 (33.56%) UNIX
2 272 (30.32%) Windows
3 123 (13.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 80 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (3.79%) CentOS
6 34 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (3.46%) Solaris
8 17 (1.90%) Android
9 16 (1.78%) AIX
10 15 (1.67%) Debian
11 13 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.34%) Ubuntu
13 11 (1.23%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.23%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.11%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.00%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.89%) HPUX
17 6 (0.67%) SUSE
18 5 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (21.52%) DevOps
3 138 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 97 (10.81%) ITIL
5 90 (10.03%) Scrum
6 74 (8.25%) Configuration Management
7 69 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 67 (7.47%) OO
9 63 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 62 (6.91%) Load Balancing
10 62 (6.91%) TDD
10 62 (6.91%) SDLC
11 61 (6.80%) Project Management
12 57 (6.35%) Open Source
13 49 (5.46%) Unit Testing
14 45 (5.02%) Incident Management
14 45 (5.02%) MVC
15 41 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (4.12%) Release Management
17 35 (3.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 284 (31.66%) Java
2 202 (22.52%) PHP
3 131 (14.60%) SQL
4 118 (13.15%) Python
5 111 (12.37%) Bash Shell
6 104 (11.59%) JavaScript
7 101 (11.26%) Ruby
8 87 (9.70%) Perl
9 78 (8.70%) Shell Script
10 40 (4.46%) PowerShell
11 33 (3.68%) C++
12 25 (2.79%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.34%) C#
14 10 (1.11%) C
15 6 (0.67%) PHP5
15 6 (0.67%) Scala
16 5 (0.56%) Groovy
17 4 (0.45%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.45%) Embedded C++
17 4 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (5.13%) Degree
2 34 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.68%) MCSE
5 22 (2.45%) CCNA
6 21 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.90%) CCNP
8 13 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 13 (1.45%) MCSA
9 11 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (1.23%) OCP
9 11 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (1.11%) CCSA
10 10 (1.11%) CCSE
10 10 (1.11%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.89%) ISEB
12 6 (0.67%) RHCE
12 6 (0.67%) CCDA
12 6 (0.67%) CCDP
13 5 (0.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.90%) SLA
2 28 (3.12%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.90%) QA
4 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 137 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (13.82%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.01%) VMware ESX
4 30 (3.34%) vSphere
5 29 (3.23%) XenApp
6 19 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (1.78%) Hyper-V
8 15 (1.67%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.00%) Xen
10 8 (0.89%) NFS
10 8 (0.89%) Squid
11 7 (0.78%) XenServer
11 7 (0.78%) Firmware
12 6 (0.67%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.67%) KVM
13 5 (0.56%) Samba
14 4 (0.45%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.11%) qmail
15 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 127 (14.16%) Puppet
2 86 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (4.46%) Nagios
4 38 (4.24%) Cobbler
5 28 (3.12%) Tivoli
6 27 (3.01%) Salt
7 10 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.89%) cPanel
8 8 (0.89%) Webmin
8 8 (0.89%) Opsview
8 8 (0.89%) Plesk
9 6 (0.67%) OpenView
9 6 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.67%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.56%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.45%) SCCM
11 4 (0.45%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.33%) Cacti
12 3 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 241 (26.87%) Oracle
2 215 (23.97%) VMware
3 154 (17.17%) Cisco
4 134 (14.94%) Red Hat
5 74 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 60 (6.69%) Citrix
7 59 (6.58%) CheckPoint
8 51 (5.69%) NetApp
9 40 (4.46%) HP
10 38 (4.24%) IBM
11 36 (4.01%) Juniper
12 33 (3.68%) F5
13 32 (3.57%) Zend
14 24 (2.68%) Business Objects
14 24 (2.68%) EMC
15 21 (2.34%) Dell
15 21 (2.34%) CommVault
16 17 (1.90%) Akamai
17 16 (1.78%) Symantec
17 16 (1.78%) Civica
Otley, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 26 days holiday + pension + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + life assurance + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + pension+life assurance+health
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago