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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 509 330 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.22% 9.16% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.62% 37.89% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 338 253 256
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
1253 871 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.15% 24.17% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 910 701 757
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 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +2 439 £41,500 +3.75% 43
Bradford -4 20 £40,000 +86.04% 7
Wakefield +1 10 £26,250 -34.37% 3
Wetherby +2 8 £18,420 -56.65% 2
Halifax -15 6 £28,625 +50.65% 2
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 474 (48.07%) UNIX
2 402 (40.77%) Apache
3 368 (37.32%) Java
4 344 (34.89%) Windows
5 307 (31.14%) VMware
6 283 (28.70%) Red Hat
7 259 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 252 (25.56%) Oracle
9 240 (24.34%) Cisco
9 240 (24.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 231 (23.43%) E-Commerce
11 223 (22.62%) MySQL
12 187 (18.97%) PHP
12 187 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
13 164 (16.63%) Perl
14 161 (16.33%) TCP/IP
14 161 (16.33%) Clustering
15 159 (16.13%) ITIL
16 158 (16.02%) Scrum
17 157 (15.92%) Microsoft
18 153 (15.52%) DNS
19 144 (14.60%) SAN
20 136 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
20 136 (13.79%) Load Balancing
21 132 (13.39%) Shell Script
22 131 (13.29%) HTML
23 127 (12.88%) Bash Shell
24 124 (12.58%) Spring
25 123 (12.47%) PCI DSS
26 120 (12.17%) Hibernate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 402 (40.77%) Apache
2 108 (10.95%) Tomcat
3 104 (10.55%) IIS
4 65 (6.59%) WebSphere
5 62 (6.29%) WebLogic
6 57 (5.78%) MS Exchange
7 35 (3.55%) OpenStack
8 32 (3.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 29 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 29 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (2.84%) SharePoint
11 25 (2.54%) Office Communications Server
12 21 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (2.03%) CMS
14 12 (1.22%) WordPress
14 12 (1.22%) Node.js
15 11 (1.12%) Lync
16 9 (0.91%) nginx
17 8 (0.81%) GlassFish
18 7 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 85 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.14%) MS Office
3 18 (1.83%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.62%) Magento
2 11 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.10%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.52%) Office 365
3 15 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.71%) SaaS
5 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 153 (15.52%) DNS
3 144 (14.60%) SAN
4 111 (11.26%) Firewall
5 102 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
6 96 (9.74%) Internet
7 91 (9.23%) MPLS
7 91 (9.23%) OSPF
7 91 (9.23%) BGP
8 80 (8.11%) EIGRP
9 72 (7.30%) SMTP
10 50 (5.07%) NAS
11 47 (4.77%) HTTP
12 42 (4.26%) VPN
13 34 (3.45%) AMQP
14 20 (2.03%) Network Security
14 20 (2.03%) DHCP
15 16 (1.62%) SSL
16 15 (1.52%) WAN
16 15 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (22.62%) MySQL
2 88 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 86 (8.72%) SQL Server
4 58 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 57 (5.78%) Oracle Database
6 47 (4.77%) RDBMS
7 36 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (2.94%) Big Data
10 28 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
11 25 (2.54%) Oracle ODI
12 20 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.83%) Redis
14 15 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.71%) MongoDB
17 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.61%) Informix
17 6 (0.61%) Hadoop
17 6 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.55%) Maven
3 32 (3.25%) JUnit
4 28 (2.84%) Jenkins
5 26 (2.64%) Subversion
6 25 (2.54%) Selenium
7 24 (2.43%) JBehave
8 22 (2.23%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (1.42%) JMeter
11 10 (1.01%) JIRA
12 9 (0.91%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.81%) Toad
13 8 (0.81%) Hudson
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (0.51%) Ant
15 4 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
15 4 (0.41%) NetBeans
15 4 (0.41%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (5.38%) Finance
2 30 (3.04%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.33%) Games
3 23 (2.33%) Banking
4 22 (2.23%) Retail
5 21 (2.13%) Marketing
6 12 (1.22%) Advertising
7 8 (0.81%) Back Office
8 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.61%) Publishing
8 6 (0.61%) Automotive
8 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.30%) Legal
10 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 163 (16.53%) Architect
2 153 (15.52%) Developer
3 106 (10.75%) Administrator
4 102 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 97 (9.84%) Analyst
6 72 (7.30%) Java Architect
7 66 (6.69%) Solutions Architect
8 64 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
9 59 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
10 53 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 47 (4.77%) Linux Administrator
12 45 (4.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 45 (4.56%) Java Developer
13 41 (4.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 39 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 39 (3.96%) Operations Analyst
15 38 (3.85%) Team Leader
15 38 (3.85%) Senior Developer
15 38 (3.85%) Support Analyst
16 36 (3.65%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
2 131 (13.29%) HTML
3 124 (12.58%) Spring
4 120 (12.17%) Hibernate
5 102 (10.34%) LAMP
6 101 (10.24%) XML
7 92 (9.33%) HTML5
8 77 (7.81%) Web Services
9 60 (6.09%) J2EE
10 56 (5.68%) Middleware
11 46 (4.67%) CSS
12 43 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
13 36 (3.65%) jQuery
14 35 (3.55%) JSON
15 30 (3.04%) SOAP
16 29 (2.94%) RESTful
17 27 (2.74%) .NET
17 27 (2.74%) JMS
18 26 (2.64%) REST
19 25 (2.54%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 161 (16.33%) Clustering
2 81 (8.22%) Open Source
3 32 (3.25%) RIA
3 32 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 32 (3.25%) Symmetrix
4 23 (2.33%) HP StorageWorks
5 20 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.62%) IBM XIV
8 13 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 13 (1.32%) Replication
9 9 (0.91%) STB
10 7 (0.71%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.61%) IVR
11 6 (0.61%) iSeries
12 5 (0.51%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.30%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.30%) Wiki
13 3 (0.30%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 474 (48.07%) UNIX
2 344 (34.89%) Windows
3 240 (24.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 98 (9.94%) Solaris
5 88 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (5.78%) HPUX
8 45 (4.56%) CentOS
9 23 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 21 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (2.03%) AIX
12 18 (1.83%) Fedora
13 17 (1.72%) Debian
14 16 (1.62%) SUSE
15 14 (1.42%) Windows 7
16 13 (1.32%) Android
17 9 (0.91%) zOS
18 7 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (23.43%) E-Commerce
2 187 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (16.13%) ITIL
4 158 (16.02%) Scrum
5 136 (13.79%) Load Balancing
6 118 (11.97%) DevOps
7 111 (11.26%) Project Management
8 71 (7.20%) Technical Architecture
9 70 (7.10%) Performance Tuning
10 69 (7.00%) Service Delivery
11 59 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 57 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
13 55 (5.58%) Content Management
14 45 (4.56%) Software Engineering
15 43 (4.36%) Configuration Management
16 42 (4.26%) Incident Management
16 42 (4.26%) Release Management
17 41 (4.16%) Change Control
18 39 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (3.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 368 (37.32%) Java
2 187 (18.97%) PHP
3 164 (16.63%) Perl
4 132 (13.39%) Shell Script
5 127 (12.88%) Bash Shell
6 117 (11.87%) SQL
7 115 (11.66%) JavaScript
8 90 (9.13%) PowerShell
9 69 (7.00%) Python
10 61 (6.19%) Ruby
11 27 (2.74%) C++
12 21 (2.13%) C
13 18 (1.83%) COBOL
13 18 (1.83%) PHP5
14 16 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.61%) C#
15 6 (0.61%) Scala
16 5 (0.51%) XPath
17 4 (0.41%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 88 (8.92%) Degree
2 64 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (4.77%) CCNA
5 46 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
6 43 (4.36%) MCSE
7 41 (4.16%) CCNP
8 31 (3.14%) MCSA
8 31 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (2.54%) CCSA
10 21 (2.13%) CCSE
11 19 (1.93%) Oracle Certification
12 18 (1.83%) OCP
13 17 (1.72%) RHCE
13 17 (1.72%) HND
13 17 (1.72%) RHCA
14 10 (1.01%) CCIE
14 10 (1.01%) Avaya Certification
15 9 (0.91%) HNC
16 8 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (12.47%) PCI DSS
2 49 (4.97%) QA
3 39 (3.96%) SLA
4 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 259 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (10.04%) Active Directory
3 94 (9.53%) VMware ESXi
4 63 (6.39%) vSphere
5 55 (5.58%) VMware ESX
6 41 (4.16%) XenServer
7 40 (4.06%) XenApp
8 26 (2.64%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (2.03%) Hyper-V
10 14 (1.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (0.91%) Squid
13 7 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.61%) Xen
15 5 (0.51%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.51%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.51%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.51%) RHEV
16 3 (0.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 63 (6.39%) Puppet
2 37 (3.75%) Nagios
3 36 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (2.94%) OpenView
5 20 (2.03%) Opsview
6 14 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.91%) Foglight
7 9 (0.91%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.71%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.71%) HP NNM
8 7 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (0.71%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.61%) SCCM
9 6 (0.61%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.51%) Cacti
10 5 (0.51%) Netcool
10 5 (0.51%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (0.41%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 307 (31.14%) VMware
2 283 (28.70%) Red Hat
3 252 (25.56%) Oracle
4 240 (24.34%) Cisco
5 157 (15.92%) Microsoft
6 99 (10.04%) HP
7 83 (8.42%) Citrix
8 77 (7.81%) EMC
9 52 (5.27%) F5
10 51 (5.17%) NetApp
11 48 (4.87%) IBM
12 47 (4.77%) CheckPoint
13 41 (4.16%) JBoss
14 32 (3.25%) CommVault
15 26 (2.64%) Symantec
16 25 (2.54%) AppSense
17 24 (2.43%) Juniper
18 23 (2.33%) Veritas
19 21 (2.13%) Hyperion
19 21 (2.13%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44675 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 2 days ago