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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.25% 16.38% 16.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 54.34% 75.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 19
Average salary £50,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.99% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
102 173 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.50% 30.14% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in York

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (37.50%) Java
2 32 (33.33%) Windows
3 30 (31.25%) UNIX
4 29 (30.21%) Internet
5 27 (28.13%) VMware
5 27 (28.13%) Network Security
5 27 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (26.04%) Firewall
6 25 (26.04%) Cisco
7 24 (25.00%) OO
7 24 (25.00%) Android
8 23 (23.96%) J2EE
9 22 (22.92%) OOD
9 22 (22.92%) DNS
9 22 (22.92%) Xbox
9 22 (22.92%) Mentoring
9 22 (22.92%) Unit Testing
9 22 (22.92%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (21.88%) DHCP
11 20 (20.83%) NetScreen
11 20 (20.83%) OSPF
11 20 (20.83%) BGP
11 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
11 20 (20.83%) CCNP
11 20 (20.83%) Citrix
11 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
11 20 (20.83%) Thin Client
11 20 (20.83%) CheckPoint

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (10.42%) Jetty
2 10 (10.42%) Node.js
3 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.21%) Apache
5 3 (3.13%) nginx
6 2 (2.08%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.17%) IaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) Internet
2 27 (28.13%) Network Security
3 25 (26.04%) Firewall
4 22 (22.92%) DNS
5 21 (21.88%) DHCP
6 20 (20.83%) BIG-IP
6 20 (20.83%) OSPF
6 20 (20.83%) BGP
6 20 (20.83%) NetScreen
6 20 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (20.83%) DMVPN
6 20 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 20 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 20 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (19.79%) TCP/IP
8 12 (12.50%) HTTP
9 5 (5.21%) VPN
10 4 (4.17%) VoIP
10 4 (4.17%) 3G
10 4 (4.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) NUnit
2 6 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.17%) NetBeans
3 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Redmine
6 1 (1.04%) Ant
6 1 (1.04%) JUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.17%) Games
1 4 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (1.04%) Marketing
2 1 (1.04%) French Language
2 1 (1.04%) German Language
2 1 (1.04%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.04%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) UNIX Engineer
2 21 (21.88%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 21 (21.88%) Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Security Specialist
3 20 (20.83%) Network Specialist
3 20 (20.83%) Network Security Specialist
4 14 (14.58%) Senior Technician
5 13 (13.54%) Technical Leader
6 11 (11.46%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Administrator
8 7 (7.29%) Network Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Network Support
8 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Network Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.25%) DBA
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.96%) J2EE
2 17 (17.71%) Web Services
3 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
3 13 (13.54%) .NET
3 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
3 13 (13.54%) WCF
3 13 (13.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (12.50%) CSS
4 12 (12.50%) HTML
5 10 (10.42%) REST
5 10 (10.42%) Backbone.js
5 10 (10.42%) HTML5
6 7 (7.29%) Spring
7 5 (5.21%) Spring MVC
7 5 (5.21%) OpenGL
8 4 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (2.08%) EJB
10 1 (1.04%) XSL
10 1 (1.04%) Swing
10 1 (1.04%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Xbox
2 20 (20.83%) Thin Client
2 20 (20.83%) Fat Client
3 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (10.42%) Open Source
4 10 (10.42%) STB
5 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.33%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) UNIX
3 24 (25.00%) Android
4 22 (22.92%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (25.00%) OO
3 22 (22.92%) OOD
3 22 (22.92%) Unit Testing
3 22 (22.92%) Mentoring
4 20 (20.83%) Line Management
4 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.46%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 10 (10.42%) DevOps
8 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.29%) MVC
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL
9 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.08%) Service Continuity Management
11 2 (2.08%) OO PHP
11 2 (2.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.50%) Java
2 14 (14.58%) Python
3 13 (13.54%) SQL
4 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.50%) Ruby
5 10 (10.42%) Perl
6 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.25%) C#
8 4 (4.17%) PHP
9 2 (2.08%) C++
9 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) XAML
10 1 (1.04%) PHP5
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) CCNP
1 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (20.83%) CCSE
2 14 (14.58%) RHCE
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.17%) Xen
3 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.08%) Corosync
4 2 (2.08%) KVM
4 2 (2.08%) Varnish
5 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Puppet
1 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) VMware
2 25 (26.04%) Cisco
3 20 (20.83%) Citrix
3 20 (20.83%) Blue Coat
3 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 20 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 20 (20.83%) Infoblox
3 20 (20.83%) Imperva
3 20 (20.83%) F5
4 16 (16.67%) Open Text
4 16 (16.67%) Vignette
5 13 (13.54%) Oracle
5 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.42%) Google
7 2 (2.08%) HP
7 2 (2.08%) Percona
7 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.08%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.04%) EMC
8 1 (1.04%) NetApp
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Eden Lea
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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