The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 38 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 62 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.09% 13.11% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.48% 44.93% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Linux
North 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 York region.

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 138 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 17.17% 29.18% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 72 41
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in York

Linux
Salary Trend in York

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

Linux Salary Trend in York

Linux
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the York region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in York

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 25 (34.25%) UNIX
3 23 (31.51%) Firewall
3 23 (31.51%) Network Security
4 21 (28.77%) Cisco
5 20 (27.40%) Red Hat
6 19 (26.03%) SQL
7 18 (24.66%) Java
7 18 (24.66%) DevOps
8 17 (23.29%) MySQL
8 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
8 17 (23.29%) VMware
8 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (23.29%) Android
8 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
9 16 (21.92%) Xbox
9 16 (21.92%) Windows Mobile
9 16 (21.92%) Internet
9 16 (21.92%) OOD
9 16 (21.92%) OO
10 15 (20.55%) Web Services
10 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.55%) .NET
11 14 (19.18%) DNS
11 14 (19.18%) Citrix
11 14 (19.18%) F5
12 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (17.81%) J2EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 10 (13.70%) Apache
2 9 (12.33%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (12.33%) IIS
3 7 (9.59%) Node.js
4 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.74%) nginx
6 1 (1.37%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.51%) Firewall
1 23 (31.51%) Network Security
2 16 (21.92%) Internet
3 14 (19.18%) DNS
4 12 (16.44%) OSPF
4 12 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (16.44%) BIG-IP
5 11 (15.07%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (15.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 11 (15.07%) DMVPN
5 11 (15.07%) BGP
5 11 (15.07%) NetScreen
5 11 (15.07%) DHCP
5 11 (15.07%) HTTP
6 10 (13.70%) VoIP
6 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.85%) SSH
7 5 (6.85%) VPN
7 5 (6.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) MySQL
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) NUnit
2 6 (8.22%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.85%) NetBeans
4 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.37%) MSTest
General
1 7 (9.59%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Developer
2 11 (15.07%) Technical Leader
2 11 (15.07%) Network Security Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Network Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Security Specialist
3 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Network Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.96%) UNIX Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Technician
5 7 (9.59%) Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Linux Technician
6 6 (8.22%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Network Security Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) DBA
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) Web Services
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
2 13 (17.81%) J2EE
3 11 (15.07%) .NET Framework
3 11 (15.07%) WCF
4 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
4 10 (13.70%) Entity Framework
5 9 (12.33%) REST
6 8 (10.96%) HTML
6 8 (10.96%) HTML5
7 7 (9.59%) Spring
7 7 (9.59%) Backbone.js
7 7 (9.59%) CSS
8 6 (8.22%) Spring MVC
9 5 (6.85%) Memcached
9 5 (6.85%) OpenGL
10 2 (2.74%) SOAP
10 2 (2.74%) XML
10 2 (2.74%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Xbox
2 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (15.07%) Fat Client
3 11 (15.07%) Thin Client
4 7 (9.59%) STB
5 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.74%) PKI
7 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 25 (34.25%) UNIX
3 17 (23.29%) Android
4 16 (21.92%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.22%) Solaris
7 5 (6.85%) CentOS
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) DevOps
2 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (21.92%) Unit Testing
3 16 (21.92%) OOD
3 16 (21.92%) OO
4 12 (16.44%) Open Source
4 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
5 11 (15.07%) Line Management
5 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.70%) SDLC
7 7 (9.59%) Web Development
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 7 (9.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (6.85%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) Java
3 11 (15.07%) C#
4 9 (12.33%) Python
5 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 3 (4.11%) Perl
9 2 (2.74%) C++
9 2 (2.74%) XAML
10 1 (1.37%) C
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) CCSE
1 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (15.07%) CCNP
2 7 (9.59%) RHCE
3 5 (6.85%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
1 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Xen
3 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) NFS
4 2 (2.74%) Varnish
4 2 (2.74%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.85%) OpenView
3 4 (5.48%) SCOM
4 2 (2.74%) Nagios
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) logstash
4 2 (2.74%) Kibana
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Cisco
2 20 (27.40%) Red Hat
3 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.29%) CheckPoint
3 17 (23.29%) VMware
4 14 (19.18%) Citrix
4 14 (19.18%) F5
5 12 (16.44%) Oracle
5 12 (16.44%) Infoblox
6 11 (15.07%) Blue Coat
6 11 (15.07%) Imperva
7 7 (9.59%) Google
7 7 (9.59%) OpenText
7 7 (9.59%) Vignette
8 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.85%) HP
9 4 (5.48%) Apple
10 3 (4.11%) Websense
11 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.74%) Percona
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