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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 504 510 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.62% 10.28% 9.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.52% 40.80% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 390 340 257
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1132 1250 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.86% 25.21% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 894 906 708
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +1 423 £45,000 +9.75% 59
Bradford -19 20 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Halifax +9 10 £47,500 +65.93% 5
Elland - 10 £29,125 - 1
Wakefield +3 5 £35,000 +33.33%
Dewsbury - 5 £42,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £75,000 - 2
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 341 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (33.08%) Windows
3 281 (30.68%) UNIX
4 261 (28.49%) VMware
5 241 (26.31%) Java
6 221 (24.13%) Oracle
7 215 (23.47%) PHP
8 202 (22.05%) Apache
9 192 (20.96%) HTML
10 185 (20.20%) MySQL
10 185 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 175 (19.10%) DevOps
12 174 (19.00%) JavaScript
13 172 (18.78%) Python
14 170 (18.56%) Puppet
15 164 (17.90%) Cisco
16 160 (17.47%) SQL
17 151 (16.48%) E-Commerce
18 149 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 147 (16.05%) Red Hat
20 136 (14.85%) Ruby
21 129 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
22 123 (13.43%) Bash Shell
22 123 (13.43%) Active Directory
23 118 (12.88%) Perl
24 117 (12.77%) ITIL
25 116 (12.66%) LAMP
26 115 (12.55%) Microsoft
27 113 (12.34%) Open Source
28 108 (11.79%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 202 (22.05%) Apache
2 80 (8.73%) Node.js
3 46 (5.02%) OpenStack
4 45 (4.91%) Tomcat
5 41 (4.48%) MS Exchange
6 37 (4.04%) WebSphere
7 22 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (2.29%) SharePoint
9 20 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.86%) IIS
11 15 (1.64%) Apache Pig
11 15 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (1.53%) Confluence
13 13 (1.42%) Lync
14 11 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.20%) SAS
15 9 (0.98%) JBoss
15 9 (0.98%) Drupal
15 9 (0.98%) CMS
16 8 (0.87%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.86%) MS Visio
2 17 (1.86%) MS Office
3 8 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.87%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Unica
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.42%) Office 365
6 6 (0.66%) IaaS
7 5 (0.55%) SaaS
8 4 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.33%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.22%) Heroku
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (11.79%) SAN
2 104 (11.35%) Firewall
3 87 (9.50%) DNS
4 79 (8.62%) NAS
5 56 (6.11%) WAN
6 49 (5.35%) Internet
7 46 (5.02%) TCP/IP
8 42 (4.59%) VPN
8 42 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
9 41 (4.48%) LAN
10 33 (3.60%) VoIP
11 32 (3.49%) DHCP
12 27 (2.95%) MPLS
12 27 (2.95%) Network Security
13 24 (2.62%) HTTP
14 22 (2.40%) SSL
15 19 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (1.53%) Unified Communications
16 14 (1.53%) IP Telephony
17 13 (1.42%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (20.20%) MySQL
2 102 (11.14%) SQL Server
3 69 (7.53%) NoSQL
4 57 (6.22%) Riak
5 52 (5.68%) MongoDB
6 49 (5.35%) Hadoop
7 46 (5.02%) Relational Database
8 44 (4.80%) Redis
9 43 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 33 (3.60%) Oracle Database
12 30 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (1.75%) RDBMS
17 15 (1.64%) Apache Hive
18 13 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
19 12 (1.31%) Informix
Development Applications
1 63 (6.88%) Git (software)
2 56 (6.11%) Jenkins
3 32 (3.49%) Maven
4 21 (2.29%) JIRA
4 21 (2.29%) Selenium
5 17 (1.86%) Subversion
6 16 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 16 (1.75%) JUnit
7 13 (1.42%) JMeter
8 9 (0.98%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.76%) Hudson
10 6 (0.66%) Grunt
10 6 (0.66%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.55%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.55%) ClearQuest
11 5 (0.55%) NeoLoad
11 5 (0.55%) JBehave
12 4 (0.44%) RSpec
12 4 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 60 (6.55%) Finance
2 49 (5.35%) Games
3 26 (2.84%) Retail
4 24 (2.62%) Banking
5 13 (1.42%) Marketing
6 12 (1.31%) Electronics
7 10 (1.09%) Back Office
8 4 (0.44%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 201 (21.94%) Developer
2 100 (10.92%) Architect
3 88 (9.61%) Administrator
4 62 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 58 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
6 56 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (5.90%) Software Engineer
8 52 (5.68%) PHP Developer
9 51 (5.57%) Analyst
10 49 (5.35%) Infrastructure Architect
11 45 (4.91%) Senior Developer
12 44 (4.80%) Technical Leader
13 35 (3.82%) Web Developer
14 33 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
15 31 (3.38%) Software Developer
16 29 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
17 28 (3.06%) Linux Engineer
18 27 (2.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 27 (2.95%) Applications Developer
19 25 (2.73%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (20.96%) HTML
2 116 (12.66%) LAMP
3 105 (11.46%) CSS
4 94 (10.26%) Spring
5 91 (9.93%) HTML5
6 68 (7.42%) Web Services
7 64 (6.99%) ActiveMQ
8 57 (6.22%) AngularJS
9 52 (5.68%) XML
10 46 (5.02%) .NET
10 46 (5.02%) Java EE
11 45 (4.91%) jQuery
12 41 (4.48%) Apache Camel
13 34 (3.71%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (3.49%) Hibernate
14 32 (3.49%) Middleware
15 27 (2.95%) CSS3
16 26 (2.84%) J2EE
17 25 (2.73%) Symfony
18 22 (2.40%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.52%) Data Centre
2 68 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.40%) Clustering
5 19 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (1.86%) Private Cloud
7 16 (1.75%) IBM XIV
8 14 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.31%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.31%) W3C
10 11 (1.20%) DTV
10 11 (1.20%) Replication
11 10 (1.09%) RIA
11 10 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.98%) EMC VNX
12 9 (0.98%) STB
13 8 (0.87%) HP Storage
13 8 (0.87%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.87%) User Experience
14 7 (0.76%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 303 (33.08%) Windows
2 281 (30.68%) UNIX
3 149 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 81 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (6.00%) Solaris
7 45 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (2.84%) CentOS
9 25 (2.73%) AIX
10 21 (2.29%) Debian
11 18 (1.97%) Android
11 18 (1.97%) CoreOS
12 17 (1.86%) Ubuntu
13 16 (1.75%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.75%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.64%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.42%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.20%) HPUX
17 10 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
18 9 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (19.10%) DevOps
3 151 (16.48%) E-Commerce
4 117 (12.77%) ITIL
5 113 (12.34%) Open Source
6 100 (10.92%) TDD
7 97 (10.59%) Software Engineering
8 74 (8.08%) Configuration Management
9 62 (6.77%) OO
10 58 (6.33%) BDD
11 55 (6.00%) Load Balancing
12 54 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (5.90%) Service Delivery
13 53 (5.79%) SDLC
14 52 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 51 (5.57%) Software Delivery
16 49 (5.35%) Scrum
16 49 (5.35%) Unit Testing
17 46 (5.02%) Project Management
18 42 (4.59%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 241 (26.31%) Java
2 215 (23.47%) PHP
3 174 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 172 (18.78%) Python
5 160 (17.47%) SQL
6 136 (14.85%) Ruby
7 123 (13.43%) Bash Shell
8 118 (12.88%) Perl
9 80 (8.73%) C++
10 67 (7.31%) Shell Script
11 59 (6.44%) PowerShell
12 35 (3.82%) Scala
13 24 (2.62%) C#
14 23 (2.51%) C
15 20 (2.18%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.18%) VB
15 20 (2.18%) Go
16 17 (1.86%) Groovy
17 14 (1.53%) VB6
18 11 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (5.35%) Degree
3 43 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 29 (3.17%) MCSE
7 28 (3.06%) CCNP
8 27 (2.95%) Security Cleared
9 24 (2.62%) CCNA
10 14 (1.53%) ISEB
11 13 (1.42%) SC Cleared
12 12 (1.31%) CISSP
13 9 (0.98%) CCSP
13 9 (0.98%) HNC
13 9 (0.98%) HND
13 9 (0.98%) Avaya Certification
14 8 (0.87%) PMP
14 8 (0.87%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.87%) MCITP
14 8 (0.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.28%) SLA
2 19 (2.07%) QA
3 14 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.55%) COBIT
5 5 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 185 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (13.43%) Active Directory
3 45 (4.91%) vSphere
4 35 (3.82%) VMware ESX
5 26 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
6 23 (2.51%) KVM
7 22 (2.40%) Hyper-V
8 18 (1.97%) XenApp
8 18 (1.97%) Docker
9 14 (1.53%) XenServer
9 14 (1.53%) Xen
10 8 (0.87%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.66%) HDFS
12 4 (0.44%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.44%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.33%) NFS
13 3 (0.33%) Samba
14 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 170 (18.56%) Puppet
2 129 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (5.24%) Salt
4 46 (5.02%) Nagios
5 42 (4.59%) Cobbler
6 25 (2.73%) Vagrant
7 23 (2.51%) Ansible
8 17 (1.86%) OpenView
8 17 (1.86%) Tivoli
9 15 (1.64%) Graphite
9 15 (1.64%) Rundeck
10 14 (1.53%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.31%) SCCM
12 11 (1.20%) Opsview
13 9 (0.98%) SCOM
14 8 (0.87%) cPanel
14 8 (0.87%) Webmin
14 8 (0.87%) Plesk
15 7 (0.76%) Cacti
15 7 (0.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 261 (28.49%) VMware
2 221 (24.13%) Oracle
3 164 (17.90%) Cisco
4 147 (16.05%) Red Hat
5 115 (12.55%) Microsoft
6 74 (8.08%) HP
7 63 (6.88%) IBM
7 63 (6.88%) NetApp
8 57 (6.22%) Citrix
9 44 (4.80%) EMC
10 41 (4.48%) CheckPoint
10 41 (4.48%) F5
11 36 (3.93%) Splunk
12 29 (3.17%) Zend
13 23 (2.51%) SaltStack
13 23 (2.51%) CommVault
13 23 (2.51%) Juniper
14 22 (2.40%) Google
15 19 (2.07%) Dell Compellent
16 15 (1.64%) Infoblox
Bradford, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: bonus and excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: 5 days ago