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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 530 375 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.19% 9.42% 9.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.80% 36.16% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 362 294 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
1366 1037 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.26% 26.04% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 841 763
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £21,025 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £51,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +3 445 £41,250 +10.00% 50
Bradford +8 34 £40,000 +3.22% 8
Wakefield 0 17 £27,500 -11.29%
Halifax -16 9 £29,125 -19.54% 1
Wetherby -6 4 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 498 (48.82%) UNIX
2 448 (43.92%) Apache
3 382 (37.45%) Java
4 332 (32.55%) Windows
5 306 (30.00%) VMware
6 282 (27.65%) Oracle
7 274 (26.86%) Red Hat
8 260 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
9 243 (23.82%) E-Commerce
9 243 (23.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 239 (23.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 233 (22.84%) Cisco
12 228 (22.35%) MySQL
13 190 (18.63%) PHP
14 183 (17.94%) Perl
15 173 (16.96%) Scrum
16 166 (16.27%) Bash Shell
17 161 (15.78%) DevOps
18 157 (15.39%) SAN
19 152 (14.90%) ITIL
20 149 (14.61%) Clustering
21 148 (14.51%) ActiveMQ
21 148 (14.51%) TCP/IP
22 147 (14.41%) DNS
23 146 (14.31%) Shell Script
24 144 (14.12%) SQL
25 143 (14.02%) Spring
26 142 (13.92%) HTML
27 140 (13.73%) Load Balancing
28 135 (13.24%) Hibernate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 448 (43.92%) Apache
2 105 (10.29%) IIS
3 89 (8.73%) Tomcat
4 55 (5.39%) WebSphere
5 53 (5.20%) MS Exchange
6 48 (4.71%) WebLogic
7 38 (3.73%) JBoss
8 37 (3.63%) OpenStack
9 28 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (2.75%) SharePoint
10 27 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
11 21 (2.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 19 (1.86%) Node.js
13 17 (1.67%) nginx
14 11 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.98%) WordPress
15 10 (0.98%) Lync
15 10 (0.98%) CMS
16 9 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 70 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.14%) MS Office
3 17 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.78%) MS Project
5 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.49%) Magento
1 5 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.88%) Office 365
5 3 (0.29%) Route 53
5 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.20%) SaaS
7 1 (0.098%) PaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 157 (15.39%) SAN
2 148 (14.51%) TCP/IP
3 147 (14.41%) DNS
4 108 (10.59%) Firewall
5 100 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
6 92 (9.02%) Internet
7 91 (8.92%) MPLS
8 90 (8.82%) OSPF
8 90 (8.82%) BGP
9 78 (7.65%) SMTP
10 74 (7.25%) EIGRP
11 56 (5.49%) NAS
12 33 (3.24%) VPN
12 33 (3.24%) HTTP
13 27 (2.65%) SSL
13 27 (2.65%) Network Security
14 23 (2.25%) AMQP
15 21 (2.06%) DHCP
16 16 (1.57%) FTP
17 15 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (22.35%) MySQL
2 116 (11.37%) NoSQL
3 79 (7.75%) SQL Server
4 66 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 57 (5.59%) Oracle Database
6 54 (5.29%) RDBMS
7 36 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (3.24%) Big Data
9 31 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (2.35%) Redis
12 21 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.47%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (1.08%) Informix
16 8 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.59%) Riak
17 6 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 53 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 50 (4.90%) Maven
3 43 (4.22%) Jenkins
4 40 (3.92%) JUnit
5 29 (2.84%) Selenium
5 29 (2.84%) Subversion
6 26 (2.55%) JBehave
7 24 (2.35%) Cucumber
8 22 (2.16%) Hudson
9 21 (2.06%) JIRA
10 16 (1.57%) JMeter
10 16 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (1.08%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.69%) Toad
12 7 (0.69%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.59%) Ant
13 6 (0.59%) CruiseControl
14 5 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (0.49%) PHPUnit
15 3 (0.29%) Bazaar
General
1 51 (5.00%) Finance
2 42 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 34 (3.33%) Games
4 31 (3.04%) Retail
5 17 (1.67%) Marketing
6 16 (1.57%) Banking
7 13 (1.27%) Automotive
8 12 (1.18%) Advertising
9 9 (0.88%) Back Office
10 3 (0.29%) Electronics
10 3 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.098%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.098%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.098%) Publishing
11 1 (0.098%) Billing
Job Titles
1 157 (15.39%) Architect
2 148 (14.51%) Developer
3 136 (13.33%) Administrator
4 118 (11.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 87 (8.53%) Systems Engineer
6 83 (8.14%) Analyst
7 79 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
8 71 (6.96%) Java Architect
9 59 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 57 (5.59%) UNIX Administrator
11 55 (5.39%) Linux Administrator
11 55 (5.39%) Java Developer
12 52 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
13 51 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 49 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 48 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
16 45 (4.41%) Senior Developer
17 43 (4.22%) Infrastructure Manager
18 39 (3.82%) PHP Developer
19 38 (3.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (14.51%) ActiveMQ
2 143 (14.02%) Spring
3 142 (13.92%) HTML
4 135 (13.24%) Hibernate
5 104 (10.20%) HTML5
6 100 (9.80%) LAMP
7 90 (8.82%) XML
8 85 (8.33%) Web Services
9 50 (4.90%) J2EE
10 41 (4.02%) Middleware
11 37 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
11 37 (3.63%) JSON
12 36 (3.53%) RESTful
12 36 (3.53%) CSS
12 36 (3.53%) SOAP
13 34 (3.33%) jQuery
14 30 (2.94%) JMS
15 29 (2.84%) REST
16 28 (2.75%) AngularJS
17 27 (2.65%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 149 (14.61%) Clustering
2 66 (6.47%) Open Source
3 44 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 22 (2.16%) IBM XIV
6 22 (2.16%) RIA
7 21 (2.06%) Symmetrix
8 17 (1.67%) HP StorageWorks
9 13 (1.27%) Replication
9 13 (1.27%) Computer Science
10 9 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (0.78%) Wiki
11 8 (0.78%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.49%) Social Media
13 4 (0.39%) iSeries
13 4 (0.39%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.39%) IVR
13 4 (0.39%) STB
Operating Systems
1 498 (48.82%) UNIX
2 332 (32.55%) Windows
3 239 (23.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 119 (11.67%) Solaris
5 68 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (5.20%) HPUX
8 49 (4.80%) CentOS
9 20 (1.96%) Debian
10 19 (1.86%) Android
11 17 (1.67%) AIX
12 16 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 13 (1.27%) SUSE
14 11 (1.08%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.88%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.78%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.49%) Fedora
17 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (23.82%) E-Commerce
3 173 (16.96%) Scrum
4 161 (15.78%) DevOps
5 152 (14.90%) ITIL
6 140 (13.73%) Load Balancing
7 126 (12.35%) Project Management
8 86 (8.43%) Service Delivery
9 60 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 54 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 54 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
11 53 (5.20%) Configuration Management
12 50 (4.90%) Incident Management
13 47 (4.61%) TDD
14 45 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (4.31%) Change Control
16 42 (4.12%) Business Continuity
17 38 (3.73%) OO
18 36 (3.53%) Software Engineering
19 35 (3.43%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 382 (37.45%) Java
2 190 (18.63%) PHP
3 183 (17.94%) Perl
4 166 (16.27%) Bash Shell
5 146 (14.31%) Shell Script
6 144 (14.12%) SQL
7 109 (10.69%) JavaScript
8 100 (9.80%) PowerShell
9 77 (7.55%) Python
10 71 (6.96%) Ruby
11 28 (2.75%) C++
12 26 (2.55%) PHP5
13 20 (1.96%) PL/SQL
14 18 (1.76%) C
15 12 (1.18%) C#
16 6 (0.59%) COBOL
17 5 (0.49%) XPath
18 4 (0.39%) Scala
19 3 (0.29%) Groovy
19 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 88 (8.63%) Degree
2 62 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.82%) CCNP
4 37 (3.63%) CCNA
5 36 (3.53%) MCSE
5 36 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (1.96%) MCSA
8 18 (1.76%) HND
9 16 (1.57%) OCP
9 16 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
9 16 (1.57%) CCIE
10 14 (1.37%) Avaya Certification
10 14 (1.37%) CISSP
11 13 (1.27%) Security Cleared
11 13 (1.27%) HNC
12 12 (1.18%) CCSA
13 10 (0.98%) CCSP
14 9 (0.88%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (10.49%) PCI DSS
2 51 (5.00%) SLA
3 32 (3.14%) QA
4 9 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.098%) COBIT
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 243 (23.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 85 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 66 (6.47%) vSphere
5 44 (4.31%) XenServer
6 38 (3.73%) XenApp
7 31 (3.04%) VMware ESX
8 30 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 23 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (1.57%) Hyper-V
11 11 (1.08%) Samba
12 10 (0.98%) Squid
12 10 (0.98%) Xen
13 8 (0.78%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.69%) MetaFrame
14 7 (0.69%) Firmware
14 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.69%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 117 (11.47%) Puppet
2 67 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (4.22%) Nagios
4 27 (2.65%) NetBackup
5 24 (2.35%) OpenView
6 20 (1.96%) Opsview
7 18 (1.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 16 (1.57%) Cobbler
9 13 (1.27%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.88%) Cacti
11 8 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.78%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.69%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.59%) Salt
14 3 (0.29%) PureDisk
14 3 (0.29%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.29%) WMI
14 3 (0.29%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.29%) Foglight
Vendors
1 306 (30.00%) VMware
2 282 (27.65%) Oracle
3 274 (26.86%) Red Hat
4 233 (22.84%) Cisco
5 130 (12.75%) Microsoft
6 101 (9.90%) HP
7 82 (8.04%) Citrix
8 70 (6.86%) NetApp
9 69 (6.76%) EMC
10 57 (5.59%) IBM
11 55 (5.39%) F5
12 47 (4.61%) CheckPoint
13 44 (4.31%) Veritas
14 41 (4.02%) Symantec
15 31 (3.04%) Juniper
16 30 (2.94%) CommVault
17 27 (2.65%) AppSense
18 19 (1.86%) Zend
19 16 (1.57%) Avaya
20 14 (1.37%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Consol Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum (depending on year’s experience) plu
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + oncall allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago