The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 246 261 258
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 4 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.064% 0.070% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.072% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 13
Average salary £30,750 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £24,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £34,000 £28,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +7.57%
Linux Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6110 6985 7265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.04% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5064 5604 5746
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
West Yorkshire +9 3 £29,000 -10.76%
South Yorkshire +16 1 £32,500 +51.16%
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
3 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Maven
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Gradle
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) Docker
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) CFEngine
6 2 (14.29%) SAN

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) BCP
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) CFEngine
3 1 (7.14%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) VMware