The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wetherby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 5.56% 9.09% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 33.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +48.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Linux
West 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 Wetherby region.

Operating Systems Category
Wetherby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wetherby 27.78% 27.27% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wetherby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wetherby

Linux
Salary Trend in Wetherby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wetherby region.

Linux Salary Trend in Wetherby

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wetherby

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) IMAP
3 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) E-Procurement
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) COM
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) POP3
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wetherby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wetherby 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) IMAP
1 3 (50.00%) SSH
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) POP3
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix