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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 474 502 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.00% 11.66% 9.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.55% 42.80% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 374 341 306
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,150 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
1297 1173 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.36% 27.24% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 862 755
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -7 391 £45,000 +12.50% 44
Bradford +3 34 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Wakefield -4 10 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Halifax -6 8 £27,188 -31.86% 1
Huddersfield +12 6 £30,000 +7.14%
Dewsbury - 3 £50,000 -
Wetherby -7 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Bingley - 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 466 (46.83%) UNIX
2 410 (41.21%) Apache
3 375 (37.69%) Java
4 304 (30.55%) Oracle
5 290 (29.15%) Windows
6 273 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
7 256 (25.73%) VMware
8 205 (20.60%) DevOps
9 204 (20.50%) Red Hat
10 198 (19.90%) E-Commerce
11 180 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 172 (17.29%) HTML
13 171 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 167 (16.78%) PHP
14 167 (16.78%) Cisco
15 155 (15.58%) Scrum
16 153 (15.38%) MySQL
17 152 (15.28%) Bash Shell
18 146 (14.67%) SAN
19 143 (14.37%) Spring
20 137 (13.77%) HTML5
21 136 (13.67%) Puppet
21 136 (13.67%) ActiveMQ
22 131 (13.17%) SQL
23 129 (12.96%) Perl
24 127 (12.76%) NoSQL
25 118 (11.86%) DNS
26 111 (11.16%) Microsoft
26 111 (11.16%) Shell Script
27 110 (11.06%) Hibernate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 410 (41.21%) Apache
2 69 (6.93%) Tomcat
3 64 (6.43%) IIS
4 54 (5.43%) MS Exchange
5 41 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (3.02%) OpenStack
7 30 (3.02%) WebLogic
8 27 (2.71%) WebSphere
9 26 (2.61%) Node.js
10 25 (2.51%) SharePoint
11 24 (2.41%) nginx
12 22 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
13 19 (1.91%) JBoss
14 12 (1.21%) WordPress
15 11 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
16 8 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
17 7 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
18 4 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 54 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.52%) MS Office
3 13 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.70%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.20%) BASE24
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.80%) Amazon S3
4 8 (0.80%) PaaS
5 7 (0.70%) Office 365
5 7 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.40%) Route 53
7 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (14.67%) SAN
2 118 (11.86%) DNS
3 108 (10.85%) Firewall
4 104 (10.45%) TCP/IP
5 90 (9.05%) Internet
6 59 (5.93%) MPLS
6 59 (5.93%) OSPF
6 59 (5.93%) BGP
7 54 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
8 53 (5.33%) NAS
8 53 (5.33%) VPN
9 45 (4.52%) SMTP
10 40 (4.02%) SSL
11 39 (3.92%) EIGRP
12 27 (2.71%) HTTP
12 27 (2.71%) Network Security
13 26 (2.61%) VoIP
14 24 (2.41%) DHCP
15 20 (2.01%) LAN
16 19 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (15.38%) MySQL
2 127 (12.76%) NoSQL
3 85 (8.54%) SQL Server
4 62 (6.23%) Oracle Database
5 55 (5.53%) Relational Database
6 49 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
8 38 (3.82%) RDBMS
9 31 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (2.31%) MongoDB
11 22 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (2.01%) Redis
12 20 (2.01%) Riak
13 19 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (1.31%) Big Data
15 11 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
16 10 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (0.90%) Informix
18 8 (0.80%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 62 (6.23%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 45 (4.52%) Maven
4 42 (4.22%) Hudson
5 25 (2.51%) JIRA
6 22 (2.21%) Subversion
6 22 (2.21%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.61%) Selenium
7 16 (1.61%) JUnit
8 10 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.90%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.60%) JMeter
10 6 (0.60%) CruiseControl
10 6 (0.60%) JBehave
11 4 (0.40%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.30%) Bazaar
12 3 (0.30%) Ant
13 2 (0.20%) Mercurial
General
1 60 (6.03%) Finance
2 48 (4.82%) Games
3 39 (3.92%) Retail
4 28 (2.81%) Banking
5 24 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.11%) Marketing
7 9 (0.90%) Electronics
8 7 (0.70%) Automotive
8 7 (0.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.10%) Local Government
9 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (13.67%) Architect
2 131 (13.17%) Developer
3 129 (12.96%) Administrator
4 90 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 88 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
6 75 (7.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 70 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
8 66 (6.63%) Analyst
9 62 (6.23%) UNIX Administrator
10 58 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
11 57 (5.73%) Java Architect
11 57 (5.73%) Java Developer
12 54 (5.43%) Senior Developer
13 46 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
14 45 (4.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 45 (4.52%) PHP Developer
15 40 (4.02%) Linux Administrator
16 39 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
17 36 (3.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 34 (3.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (17.29%) HTML
2 143 (14.37%) Spring
3 137 (13.77%) HTML5
4 136 (13.67%) ActiveMQ
5 110 (11.06%) Hibernate
6 80 (8.04%) LAMP
7 65 (6.53%) Web Services
8 56 (5.63%) XML
9 44 (4.42%) CSS
10 41 (4.12%) Middleware
11 39 (3.92%) .NET
12 34 (3.42%) Spring Integration
13 33 (3.32%) J2EE
14 30 (3.02%) AngularJS
15 29 (2.91%) jQuery
16 27 (2.71%) Java EE
17 25 (2.51%) Apache Camel
18 24 (2.41%) RESTful
19 23 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
19 23 (2.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.65%) Clustering
2 69 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.62%) Open Source
5 17 (1.71%) STB
6 16 (1.61%) Replication
6 16 (1.61%) DTV
7 15 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.31%) Data Integration
9 12 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (1.21%) IBM XIV
10 9 (0.90%) User Experience
10 9 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.70%) Wiki
12 5 (0.50%) RIA
12 5 (0.50%) Social Media
12 5 (0.50%) HP StorageWorks
12 5 (0.50%) HACMP
12 5 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 466 (46.83%) UNIX
2 290 (29.15%) Windows
3 171 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 86 (8.64%) Solaris
5 67 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 55 (5.53%) CentOS
8 40 (4.02%) HPUX
9 27 (2.71%) AIX
10 25 (2.51%) Debian
11 17 (1.71%) SUSE
12 16 (1.61%) Ubuntu
12 16 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (1.41%) Android
14 13 (1.31%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.90%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.70%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.50%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (20.60%) DevOps
3 198 (19.90%) E-Commerce
4 155 (15.58%) Scrum
5 106 (10.65%) ITIL
6 99 (9.95%) Project Management
7 95 (9.55%) Service Delivery
8 92 (9.25%) Load Balancing
9 75 (7.54%) Incident Management
10 64 (6.43%) Configuration Management
11 61 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (5.03%) Change Control
13 44 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 42 (4.22%) Mentoring
15 40 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
15 40 (4.02%) TDD
16 39 (3.92%) OO
17 35 (3.52%) Technical Architecture
18 34 (3.42%) Business Continuity
19 32 (3.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 375 (37.69%) Java
2 167 (16.78%) PHP
3 152 (15.28%) Bash Shell
4 131 (13.17%) SQL
5 129 (12.96%) Perl
6 111 (11.16%) Shell Script
7 105 (10.55%) Python
8 91 (9.15%) JavaScript
9 83 (8.34%) Ruby
10 74 (7.44%) PowerShell
11 39 (3.92%) C++
12 23 (2.31%) PHP5
13 22 (2.21%) C#
14 21 (2.11%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.81%) C
16 8 (0.80%) Embedded C
16 8 (0.80%) Embedded C++
17 3 (0.30%) COBOL
18 2 (0.20%) PL/1
18 2 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (8.84%) Degree
2 55 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (3.72%) CCNP
4 35 (3.52%) CCNA
5 31 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (3.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (3.02%) MCSE
7 20 (2.01%) OCP
7 20 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
8 19 (1.91%) Security Cleared
9 17 (1.71%) MCSA
10 15 (1.51%) CISSP
11 14 (1.41%) CCIE
12 12 (1.21%) HNC
12 12 (1.21%) HND
12 12 (1.21%) Avaya Certification
13 11 (1.11%) CCSP
13 11 (1.11%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.01%) CCDA
14 10 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.33%) SLA
2 59 (5.93%) PCI DSS
3 31 (3.12%) QA
4 11 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 180 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (10.25%) Active Directory
3 63 (6.33%) vSphere
4 48 (4.82%) XenApp
5 40 (4.02%) XenServer
6 34 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (2.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 27 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
8 21 (2.11%) Xen
9 18 (1.81%) Hyper-V
9 18 (1.81%) Firmware
10 14 (1.41%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.31%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.31%) Samba
12 9 (0.90%) KVM
13 8 (0.80%) Squid
14 6 (0.60%) ProxySG
15 5 (0.50%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 136 (13.67%) Puppet
2 105 (10.55%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (4.82%) Nagios
4 32 (3.22%) Cobbler
5 29 (2.91%) Tivoli
6 25 (2.51%) NetBackup
7 19 (1.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 17 (1.71%) Salt
9 14 (1.41%) Opsview
9 14 (1.41%) OpenView
9 14 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (1.11%) ZABBIX
10 11 (1.11%) Graphite
11 8 (0.80%) Cacti
12 7 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (0.70%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.40%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.30%) PureDisk
14 3 (0.30%) Plesk
14 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 304 (30.55%) Oracle
2 256 (25.73%) VMware
3 204 (20.50%) Red Hat
4 167 (16.78%) Cisco
5 111 (11.16%) Microsoft
6 82 (8.24%) NetApp
7 78 (7.84%) Citrix
8 70 (7.04%) HP
9 53 (5.33%) CheckPoint
10 48 (4.82%) Symantec
11 47 (4.72%) IBM
12 44 (4.42%) Veritas
13 36 (3.62%) F5
14 35 (3.52%) EMC
15 33 (3.32%) Juniper
16 32 (3.22%) CommVault
17 22 (2.21%) AppSense
18 15 (1.51%) Zend
19 14 (1.41%) Akamai
19 14 (1.41%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, flexitime
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago