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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 527 446 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.18% 10.58% 9.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.02% 39.16% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 388 342 288
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1386 1139 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.77% 27.01% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 885 754
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.89%
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 £37,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -2 432 £45,000 +12.50% 47
Bradford +17 44 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wakefield -2 13 £27,500 -31.25%
Halifax -10 10 £29,125 -27.00% 2
Wetherby -8 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Bingley - 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 499 (48.73%) UNIX
2 433 (42.29%) Apache
3 388 (37.89%) Java
4 324 (31.64%) Windows
5 295 (28.81%) Oracle
6 290 (28.32%) VMware
7 271 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
8 249 (24.32%) Red Hat
9 224 (21.88%) E-Commerce
10 221 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 217 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 207 (20.21%) MySQL
13 197 (19.24%) Cisco
14 184 (17.97%) Bash Shell
14 184 (17.97%) DevOps
15 182 (17.77%) PHP
16 172 (16.80%) Scrum
17 170 (16.60%) Perl
18 162 (15.82%) HTML
19 157 (15.33%) SAN
20 155 (15.14%) SQL
21 150 (14.65%) Spring
22 143 (13.96%) ActiveMQ
23 140 (13.67%) DNS
24 138 (13.48%) Hibernate
24 138 (13.48%) Puppet
25 136 (13.28%) ITIL
25 136 (13.28%) Shell Script
26 133 (12.99%) TCP/IP
27 131 (12.79%) Clustering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 433 (42.29%) Apache
2 96 (9.38%) IIS
3 88 (8.59%) Tomcat
4 53 (5.18%) MS Exchange
5 50 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 43 (4.20%) WebLogic
7 36 (3.52%) JBoss
8 32 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 32 (3.13%) OpenStack
9 31 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (2.73%) Node.js
11 27 (2.64%) SharePoint
12 26 (2.54%) Office Communications Server
13 17 (1.66%) nginx
14 13 (1.27%) WordPress
15 11 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
16 10 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
18 8 (0.78%) Lync
18 8 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 61 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.52%) MS Office
3 16 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.78%) MS Project
5 7 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.20%) BASE24
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.68%) Office 365
5 5 (0.49%) PaaS
6 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.39%) Route 53
7 3 (0.29%) SaaS
8 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.098%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 157 (15.33%) SAN
2 140 (13.67%) DNS
3 133 (12.99%) TCP/IP
4 98 (9.57%) Firewall
5 92 (8.98%) Internet
6 86 (8.40%) Cisco IOS
7 83 (8.11%) MPLS
8 81 (7.91%) OSPF
8 81 (7.91%) BGP
9 72 (7.03%) SMTP
10 62 (6.05%) EIGRP
11 57 (5.57%) NAS
12 36 (3.52%) VPN
13 31 (3.03%) SSL
14 26 (2.54%) HTTP
15 25 (2.44%) Network Security
16 21 (2.05%) DHCP
16 21 (2.05%) VoIP
17 16 (1.56%) FTP
17 16 (1.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (20.21%) MySQL
2 126 (12.30%) NoSQL
3 80 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 61 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 60 (5.86%) Oracle Database
6 50 (4.88%) RDBMS
7 41 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
9 31 (3.03%) Big Data
10 30 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (2.83%) Redis
12 22 (2.15%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (1.07%) Informix
16 10 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
18 7 (0.68%) Riak
19 5 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 58 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 56 (5.47%) Maven
3 50 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 35 (3.42%) JUnit
5 32 (3.13%) Subversion
6 29 (2.83%) Hudson
7 27 (2.64%) Selenium
8 24 (2.34%) JBehave
9 22 (2.15%) Cucumber
9 22 (2.15%) JIRA
10 16 (1.56%) JMeter
11 14 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (1.07%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.88%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.68%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.68%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.59%) Ant
16 5 (0.49%) Toad
16 5 (0.49%) PHPUnit
17 4 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 53 (5.18%) Finance
2 43 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.00%) Games
4 36 (3.52%) Retail
5 19 (1.86%) Banking
6 16 (1.56%) Marketing
7 14 (1.37%) Advertising
8 13 (1.27%) Automotive
9 9 (0.88%) Back Office
10 6 (0.59%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.098%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.098%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 145 (14.16%) Developer
2 140 (13.67%) Architect
3 135 (13.18%) Administrator
4 114 (11.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 87 (8.50%) Systems Engineer
6 74 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
7 72 (7.03%) Analyst
8 70 (6.84%) Java Architect
8 70 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 63 (6.15%) Java Developer
10 61 (5.96%) Linux Engineer
11 56 (5.47%) UNIX Administrator
12 53 (5.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 49 (4.79%) Linux Administrator
14 48 (4.69%) Senior Developer
15 41 (4.00%) PHP Developer
16 40 (3.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 39 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 36 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
18 36 (3.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (15.82%) HTML
2 150 (14.65%) Spring
3 143 (13.96%) ActiveMQ
4 138 (13.48%) Hibernate
5 115 (11.23%) HTML5
6 92 (8.98%) LAMP
7 83 (8.11%) XML
8 77 (7.52%) Web Services
9 44 (4.30%) CSS
10 41 (4.00%) J2EE
11 37 (3.61%) Middleware
12 35 (3.42%) SOAP
12 35 (3.42%) JSON
12 35 (3.42%) jQuery
12 35 (3.42%) RESTful
13 30 (2.93%) AngularJS
14 29 (2.83%) JMS
15 27 (2.64%) REST
16 26 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
16 26 (2.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 131 (12.79%) Clustering
2 57 (5.57%) Open Source
3 52 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 51 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (2.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 21 (2.05%) IBM XIV
7 16 (1.56%) Replication
8 14 (1.37%) RIA
9 13 (1.27%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.07%) Symmetrix
11 10 (0.98%) STB
11 10 (0.98%) Data Integration
11 10 (0.98%) HP StorageWorks
12 9 (0.88%) DTV
12 9 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.78%) Wiki
14 7 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (0.59%) User Experience
16 5 (0.49%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 499 (48.73%) UNIX
2 324 (31.64%) Windows
3 217 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 111 (10.84%) Solaris
5 66 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (5.27%) CentOS
8 44 (4.30%) HPUX
9 23 (2.25%) Debian
10 20 (1.95%) Android
10 20 (1.95%) AIX
11 19 (1.86%) Ubuntu
12 15 (1.46%) SUSE
13 10 (0.98%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.78%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.68%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (21.88%) E-Commerce
3 184 (17.97%) DevOps
4 172 (16.80%) Scrum
5 136 (13.28%) ITIL
6 117 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 111 (10.84%) Project Management
8 92 (8.98%) Service Delivery
9 63 (6.15%) Configuration Management
10 59 (5.76%) Incident Management
10 59 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (4.59%) Technical Architecture
12 47 (4.59%) TDD
13 46 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 46 (4.49%) Change Control
14 41 (4.00%) Change Management
15 39 (3.81%) OO
16 38 (3.71%) Mentoring
17 37 (3.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 388 (37.89%) Java
2 184 (17.97%) Bash Shell
3 182 (17.77%) PHP
4 170 (16.60%) Perl
5 155 (15.14%) SQL
6 136 (13.28%) Shell Script
7 109 (10.64%) JavaScript
8 100 (9.77%) Python
9 99 (9.67%) PowerShell
10 83 (8.11%) Ruby
11 36 (3.52%) C++
12 25 (2.44%) PHP5
13 21 (2.05%) C#
14 20 (1.95%) C
15 18 (1.76%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.49%) COBOL
16 5 (0.49%) XPath
17 4 (0.39%) Embedded C
17 4 (0.39%) Embedded C++
18 3 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (8.01%) Degree
2 54 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (3.52%) CCNP
4 33 (3.22%) CCNA
5 31 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (2.64%) MCSE
8 22 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.86%) OCP
9 19 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (1.56%) CCIE
11 15 (1.46%) MCSA
12 14 (1.37%) HND
12 14 (1.37%) CISSP
13 12 (1.17%) Security Cleared
13 12 (1.17%) CCSP
14 11 (1.07%) HNC
14 11 (1.07%) Avaya Certification
15 9 (0.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.59%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (8.79%) PCI DSS
2 58 (5.66%) SLA
3 28 (2.73%) QA
4 11 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 221 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (9.28%) Active Directory
3 70 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
4 69 (6.74%) vSphere
5 44 (4.30%) XenServer
6 43 (4.20%) XenApp
7 30 (2.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 27 (2.64%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (2.15%) VMware ESX
10 17 (1.66%) Xen
10 17 (1.66%) Hyper-V
11 13 (1.27%) Samba
12 12 (1.17%) Firmware
13 9 (0.88%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.88%) Squid
14 7 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.68%) MetaFrame
14 7 (0.68%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.68%) KVM
15 5 (0.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 138 (13.48%) Puppet
2 95 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (4.39%) Nagios
4 30 (2.93%) NetBackup
5 26 (2.54%) Cobbler
6 21 (2.05%) Opsview
6 21 (2.05%) Tivoli
7 18 (1.76%) OpenView
7 18 (1.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 10 (0.98%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.98%) Salt
9 9 (0.88%) Cacti
10 8 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.78%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.39%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.29%) Plesk
13 3 (0.29%) PureDisk
14 2 (0.20%) WMI
14 2 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 295 (28.81%) Oracle
2 290 (28.32%) VMware
3 249 (24.32%) Red Hat
4 197 (19.24%) Cisco
5 121 (11.82%) Microsoft
6 84 (8.20%) HP
7 78 (7.62%) Citrix
8 75 (7.32%) NetApp
9 57 (5.57%) IBM
10 55 (5.37%) EMC
11 49 (4.79%) F5
12 48 (4.69%) Veritas
13 45 (4.39%) Symantec
14 42 (4.10%) CheckPoint
15 31 (3.03%) Juniper
15 31 (3.03%) CommVault
16 26 (2.54%) AppSense
17 15 (1.46%) Zend
18 14 (1.37%) Brocade
19 12 (1.17%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, 27 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum plus Car Allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago