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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 529 447 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.24% 10.59% 8.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.25% 38.63% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 384 342 261
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £22,192
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
1383 1157 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.78% 27.42% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 908 721
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £20,500 £19,550
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 21 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 21 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 -2 434 £42,500 +6.25% 52
Bradford +15 43 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wakefield -7 14 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Halifax -12 10 £29,125 -27.00% 2
Wetherby -7 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 497 (48.63%) UNIX
2 440 (43.05%) Apache
3 383 (37.48%) Java
4 329 (32.19%) Windows
5 296 (28.96%) VMware
6 293 (28.67%) Oracle
7 263 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
8 257 (25.15%) Red Hat
9 228 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 225 (22.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 225 (22.02%) E-Commerce
11 215 (21.04%) MySQL
12 209 (20.45%) Cisco
13 182 (17.81%) PHP
14 178 (17.42%) Bash Shell
15 175 (17.12%) Perl
16 174 (17.03%) DevOps
17 170 (16.63%) Scrum
18 160 (15.66%) SAN
19 159 (15.56%) HTML
20 151 (14.77%) SQL
21 150 (14.68%) Spring
22 144 (14.09%) ActiveMQ
22 144 (14.09%) DNS
23 143 (13.99%) ITIL
24 141 (13.80%) Hibernate
25 140 (13.70%) Shell Script
26 137 (13.41%) TCP/IP
27 136 (13.31%) Clustering
28 132 (12.92%) Puppet

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 440 (43.05%) Apache
2 102 (9.98%) IIS
3 90 (8.81%) Tomcat
4 54 (5.28%) WebSphere
5 53 (5.19%) MS Exchange
6 46 (4.50%) WebLogic
7 38 (3.72%) JBoss
8 32 (3.13%) OpenStack
9 30 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 30 (2.94%) SharePoint
10 29 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (2.64%) Node.js
12 26 (2.54%) Office Communications Server
13 17 (1.66%) nginx
14 14 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (1.08%) WordPress
16 10 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (0.88%) Lync
17 9 (0.88%) CMS
17 9 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 62 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.42%) MS Office
3 17 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.78%) MS Project
5 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.098%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.68%) Office 365
5 4 (0.39%) Route 53
5 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.39%) PaaS
6 2 (0.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.098%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 160 (15.66%) SAN
2 144 (14.09%) DNS
3 137 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 103 (10.08%) Firewall
5 94 (9.20%) Internet
6 89 (8.71%) Cisco IOS
7 85 (8.32%) MPLS
8 83 (8.12%) OSPF
8 83 (8.12%) BGP
9 74 (7.24%) SMTP
10 64 (6.26%) EIGRP
11 59 (5.77%) NAS
12 35 (3.42%) VPN
13 32 (3.13%) SSL
14 28 (2.74%) HTTP
15 26 (2.54%) Network Security
16 21 (2.05%) DHCP
17 20 (1.96%) VoIP
18 16 (1.57%) FTP
18 16 (1.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (21.04%) MySQL
2 123 (12.04%) NoSQL
3 78 (7.63%) SQL Server
4 65 (6.36%) Relational Database
5 58 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 54 (5.28%) RDBMS
7 39 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
7 39 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (3.23%) Big Data
9 29 (2.84%) Redis
9 29 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (2.05%) MongoDB
11 18 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (1.17%) Informix
14 9 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.49%) Riak
17 4 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 56 (5.48%) Maven
2 55 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 48 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 38 (3.72%) JUnit
5 32 (3.13%) Subversion
6 29 (2.84%) Selenium
7 26 (2.54%) JBehave
7 26 (2.54%) Hudson
8 24 (2.35%) Cucumber
9 23 (2.25%) JIRA
10 16 (1.57%) JMeter
11 15 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (0.88%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.59%) Toad
13 6 (0.59%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.59%) Ant
13 6 (0.59%) Artifactory
14 5 (0.49%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 52 (5.09%) Finance
2 45 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 40 (3.91%) Games
4 36 (3.52%) Retail
5 18 (1.76%) Banking
6 17 (1.66%) Marketing
7 14 (1.37%) Advertising
8 13 (1.27%) Automotive
9 9 (0.88%) Back Office
10 5 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.098%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.098%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 144 (14.09%) Architect
1 144 (14.09%) Developer
2 138 (13.50%) Administrator
3 114 (11.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 88 (8.61%) Systems Engineer
5 77 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
6 74 (7.24%) Analyst
7 70 (6.85%) Java Architect
8 64 (6.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 60 (5.87%) Java Developer
10 58 (5.68%) UNIX Administrator
10 58 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
11 53 (5.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 51 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
13 46 (4.50%) Senior Developer
14 42 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 40 (3.91%) PHP Developer
16 39 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
16 39 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
17 38 (3.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (15.56%) HTML
2 150 (14.68%) Spring
3 144 (14.09%) ActiveMQ
4 141 (13.80%) Hibernate
5 112 (10.96%) HTML5
6 94 (9.20%) LAMP
7 86 (8.41%) XML
8 84 (8.22%) Web Services
9 45 (4.40%) J2EE
10 44 (4.31%) CSS
11 38 (3.72%) Middleware
12 37 (3.62%) RESTful
13 36 (3.52%) JSON
13 36 (3.52%) SOAP
14 35 (3.42%) jQuery
15 30 (2.94%) AngularJS
15 30 (2.94%) JMS
16 28 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
16 28 (2.74%) REST
17 27 (2.64%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 136 (13.31%) Clustering
2 61 (5.97%) Open Source
3 52 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 23 (2.25%) IBM XIV
7 17 (1.66%) RIA
8 15 (1.47%) Replication
9 14 (1.37%) Symmetrix
9 14 (1.37%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.17%) HP StorageWorks
11 10 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.88%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.78%) Wiki
13 8 (0.78%) STB
13 8 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
14 7 (0.68%) DTV
15 6 (0.59%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.59%) User Experience
16 5 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 497 (48.63%) UNIX
2 329 (32.19%) Windows
3 225 (22.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 117 (11.45%) Solaris
5 66 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (5.28%) CentOS
8 45 (4.40%) HPUX
9 23 (2.25%) Debian
10 21 (2.05%) Android
11 20 (1.96%) AIX
12 18 (1.76%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.47%) SUSE
14 9 (0.88%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.88%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.68%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (25.73%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (22.02%) E-Commerce
3 174 (17.03%) DevOps
4 170 (16.63%) Scrum
5 143 (13.99%) ITIL
6 126 (12.33%) Load Balancing
7 115 (11.25%) Project Management
8 90 (8.81%) Service Delivery
9 58 (5.68%) Incident Management
10 57 (5.58%) Configuration Management
11 53 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (4.99%) Performance Tuning
13 50 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
14 48 (4.70%) TDD
15 47 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
16 45 (4.40%) Change Control
17 41 (4.01%) Change Management
18 38 (3.72%) Service Management
18 38 (3.72%) OO
19 36 (3.52%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 383 (37.48%) Java
2 182 (17.81%) PHP
3 178 (17.42%) Bash Shell
4 175 (17.12%) Perl
5 151 (14.77%) SQL
6 140 (13.70%) Shell Script
7 111 (10.86%) JavaScript
8 100 (9.78%) PowerShell
9 90 (8.81%) Python
10 77 (7.53%) Ruby
11 34 (3.33%) C++
12 24 (2.35%) PHP5
13 20 (1.96%) C
14 19 (1.86%) C#
15 18 (1.76%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.49%) COBOL
16 5 (0.49%) XPath
17 4 (0.39%) Scala
18 3 (0.29%) Groovy
18 3 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 81 (7.93%) Degree
2 57 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.72%) CCNP
4 34 (3.33%) CCNA
5 33 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (2.74%) MCSE
8 24 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.86%) OCP
9 19 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
10 18 (1.76%) CCIE
11 17 (1.66%) MCSA
12 16 (1.57%) CISSP
13 14 (1.37%) HND
14 13 (1.27%) CCSP
14 13 (1.27%) Security Cleared
15 11 (1.08%) Avaya Certification
15 11 (1.08%) HNC
16 10 (0.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (0.68%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.20%) PCI DSS
2 57 (5.58%) SLA
3 28 (2.74%) QA
4 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.098%) COBIT
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 228 (22.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (9.69%) Active Directory
3 74 (7.24%) VMware ESXi
4 68 (6.65%) vSphere
5 42 (4.11%) XenServer
6 41 (4.01%) XenApp
7 31 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 26 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
9 25 (2.45%) VMware ESX
10 17 (1.66%) Hyper-V
11 13 (1.27%) Xen
11 13 (1.27%) Samba
12 10 (0.98%) Firmware
12 10 (0.98%) Squid
13 9 (0.88%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.68%) MetaFrame
14 7 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.68%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.59%) KVM
16 5 (0.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 132 (12.92%) Puppet
2 87 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (4.40%) Nagios
4 31 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 22 (2.15%) Opsview
6 21 (2.05%) Cobbler
7 19 (1.86%) OpenView
8 18 (1.76%) Tivoli
8 18 (1.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 10 (0.98%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.98%) Cacti
10 9 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
10 9 (0.88%) Salt
11 7 (0.68%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.39%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.29%) PureDisk
15 2 (0.20%) Plesk
15 2 (0.20%) WMI
15 2 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 296 (28.96%) VMware
2 293 (28.67%) Oracle
3 257 (25.15%) Red Hat
4 209 (20.45%) Cisco
5 121 (11.84%) Microsoft
6 89 (8.71%) HP
7 79 (7.73%) Citrix
8 75 (7.34%) NetApp
9 61 (5.97%) EMC
10 60 (5.87%) IBM
11 53 (5.19%) F5
12 49 (4.79%) Veritas
13 46 (4.50%) Symantec
14 44 (4.31%) CheckPoint
15 33 (3.23%) Juniper
16 30 (2.94%) CommVault
17 26 (2.54%) AppSense
18 15 (1.47%) Zend
19 14 (1.37%) Brocade
20 12 (1.17%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 per annum c£20,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago