The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 749 496 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.83% 9.36% 8.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.65% 38.54% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 527 385 358
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1889 1287 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.30% 24.28% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1024 1080
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
England

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
West Yorkshire +3 502 £42,500 +21.42% 46
North Yorkshire +7 126 £40,000 +21.21% 14
South Yorkshire +4 84 £33,350 -4.71% 9
East Yorkshire 0 24 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 670 (44.14%) UNIX
2 576 (37.94%) Java
3 508 (33.47%) Apache
4 458 (30.17%) Windows
5 364 (23.98%) VMware
6 358 (23.58%) Red Hat
7 348 (22.92%) MySQL
8 335 (22.07%) SQL
9 306 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 289 (19.04%) Oracle
11 287 (18.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 283 (18.64%) Cisco
13 279 (18.38%) Tomcat
14 271 (17.85%) Perl
15 258 (17.00%) PHP
15 258 (17.00%) E-Commerce
16 256 (16.86%) Spring
17 233 (15.35%) TCP/IP
18 221 (14.56%) JavaScript
19 216 (14.23%) HTML
20 211 (13.90%) ITIL
21 202 (13.31%) SAN
22 201 (13.24%) Microsoft
23 192 (12.65%) DNS
23 192 (12.65%) Bash Shell
24 181 (11.92%) Firewall
25 177 (11.66%) Clustering
26 173 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
27 167 (11.00%) Shell Script
28 160 (10.54%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 508 (33.47%) Apache
2 279 (18.38%) Tomcat
3 107 (7.05%) IIS
4 100 (6.59%) WebSphere
5 82 (5.40%) WebLogic
6 58 (3.82%) MS Exchange
7 34 (2.24%) Jetty
8 33 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
9 30 (1.98%) SharePoint
9 30 (1.98%) CMS
10 29 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 27 (1.78%) WordPress
12 25 (1.65%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
15 16 (1.05%) Node.js
16 14 (0.92%) Lync
16 14 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.86%) GlassFish
Applications
1 109 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.24%) MS Office
3 22 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.53%) MS Project
7 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 30 (1.98%) Magento
2 13 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.33%) BASE24
7 2 (0.13%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.066%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.92%) SaaS
5 12 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.72%) IaaS
7 10 (0.66%) Office 365
8 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.20%) ElastiCache
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.066%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 233 (15.35%) TCP/IP
2 202 (13.31%) SAN
3 192 (12.65%) DNS
4 181 (11.92%) Firewall
5 143 (9.42%) Internet
6 112 (7.38%) Cisco IOS
7 97 (6.39%) OSPF
7 97 (6.39%) BGP
8 82 (5.40%) NAS
9 75 (4.94%) HTTP
10 74 (4.87%) MPLS
11 69 (4.55%) EIGRP
12 60 (3.95%) SMTP
13 47 (3.10%) VPN
14 45 (2.96%) Network Security
15 42 (2.77%) DHCP
16 34 (2.24%) AMQP
17 27 (1.78%) SSL
18 25 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (1.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (22.92%) MySQL
2 154 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 101 (6.65%) Relational Database
4 90 (5.93%) NoSQL
5 78 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 74 (4.87%) Oracle Database
7 37 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
9 28 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
9 28 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 28 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (1.52%) Redis
11 23 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (1.45%) Big Data
13 20 (1.32%) MongoDB
14 12 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.66%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 160 (10.54%) Maven
2 111 (7.31%) Subversion
3 74 (4.87%) Git (software)
4 57 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 44 (2.90%) Hudson
6 33 (2.17%) Selenium
7 32 (2.11%) Cucumber
8 29 (1.91%) JUnit
9 19 (1.25%) JBehave
10 15 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (0.92%) JIRA
12 12 (0.79%) Toad
13 10 (0.66%) PHPUnit
13 10 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.59%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.53%) JMeter
16 7 (0.46%) Ant
17 5 (0.33%) ClearCase
17 5 (0.33%) ClearQuest
17 5 (0.33%) Phing
General
1 106 (6.98%) Finance
2 47 (3.10%) Games
2 47 (3.10%) Marketing
3 45 (2.96%) Retail
4 34 (2.24%) Banking
5 26 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 14 (0.92%) Advertising
7 12 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.59%) Electronics
9 8 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.46%) Back Office
10 7 (0.46%) Publishing
11 6 (0.40%) Military
12 5 (0.33%) Automotive
13 3 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.066%) Billing
Job Titles
1 410 (27.01%) Developer
2 204 (13.44%) Java Developer
2 204 (13.44%) Administrator
3 167 (11.00%) Architect
4 124 (8.17%) Systems Administrator
5 119 (7.84%) Analyst
6 100 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 100 (6.59%) PHP Developer
7 93 (6.13%) Linux Administrator
8 76 (5.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 72 (4.74%) Software Developer
9 72 (4.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 70 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
11 69 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
12 62 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
13 61 (4.02%) Java Architect
14 58 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
15 54 (3.56%) DBA
16 49 (3.23%) Team Leader
17 48 (3.16%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (16.86%) Spring
2 216 (14.23%) HTML
3 138 (9.09%) J2EE
4 134 (8.83%) XML
5 133 (8.76%) REST
6 131 (8.63%) Hibernate
7 124 (8.17%) Web Services
8 118 (7.77%) LAMP
9 117 (7.71%) jQuery
9 117 (7.71%) CSS
10 115 (7.58%) ActiveMQ
11 91 (5.99%) HTML5
12 76 (5.01%) Middleware
13 57 (3.75%) .NET
14 46 (3.03%) Spring MVC
14 46 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
15 37 (2.44%) SOAP
16 32 (2.11%) WebCenter
17 29 (1.91%) Oracle Fusion
18 27 (1.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 177 (11.66%) Clustering
2 104 (6.85%) Open Source
3 86 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 36 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.11%) Symmetrix
6 32 (2.11%) RIA
7 31 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.38%) HP StorageWorks
8 21 (1.38%) Fat Client
8 21 (1.38%) Thin Client
9 20 (1.32%) Replication
9 20 (1.32%) Data Integration
10 17 (1.12%) Firmware
11 15 (0.99%) Digital Media
12 14 (0.92%) IBM XIV
13 13 (0.86%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.79%) Arduino
14 12 (0.79%) STB
14 12 (0.79%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 670 (44.14%) UNIX
2 458 (30.17%) Windows
3 287 (18.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 148 (9.75%) Solaris
5 109 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (6.19%) HPUX
7 80 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 71 (4.68%) CentOS
9 66 (4.35%) AIX
10 55 (3.62%) Debian
11 51 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (3.23%) Ubuntu
13 48 (3.16%) Android
14 25 (1.65%) Apple iOS
15 20 (1.32%) Windows 7
16 18 (1.19%) Windows XP
17 17 (1.12%) Windows 8
18 16 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
18 16 (1.05%) Fedora
19 15 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (17.00%) E-Commerce
2 211 (13.90%) ITIL
3 173 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (9.95%) Scrum
5 144 (9.49%) Load Balancing
6 136 (8.96%) Project Management
7 135 (8.89%) UML
8 95 (6.26%) DevOps
9 92 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
10 84 (5.53%) MVC
11 82 (5.40%) Software Engineering
12 77 (5.07%) OO
13 73 (4.81%) Technical Architecture
14 70 (4.61%) Service Delivery
15 69 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
16 68 (4.48%) Problem Management
17 67 (4.41%) High Availability
18 62 (4.08%) TDD
19 58 (3.82%) Content Management
19 58 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 576 (37.94%) Java
2 335 (22.07%) SQL
3 271 (17.85%) Perl
4 258 (17.00%) PHP
5 221 (14.56%) JavaScript
6 192 (12.65%) Bash Shell
7 167 (11.00%) Shell Script
8 127 (8.37%) Python
9 91 (5.99%) Ruby
10 89 (5.86%) PowerShell
11 71 (4.68%) C++
12 64 (4.22%) C
13 29 (1.91%) C#
14 25 (1.65%) PHP5
15 18 (1.19%) COBOL
15 18 (1.19%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.46%) VBScript
17 6 (0.40%) Scala
18 5 (0.33%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 110 (7.25%) Degree
2 85 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
4 59 (3.89%) CCNP
5 50 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (3.03%) CCNA
7 45 (2.96%) MCSE
8 43 (2.83%) CCSE
9 34 (2.24%) MCSA
10 27 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (1.65%) CCSA
11 25 (1.65%) HND
12 18 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
13 17 (1.12%) RHCE
13 17 (1.12%) RHCA
14 16 (1.05%) OCP
15 11 (0.72%) Security Cleared
16 9 (0.59%) CCIE
16 9 (0.59%) Avaya Certification
16 9 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (7.77%) PCI DSS
2 64 (4.22%) QA
3 37 (2.44%) SLA
4 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.33%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.26%) HL7
7 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.066%) BS7799
8 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.066%) COBIT
8 1 (0.066%) JTAG
System Software
1 306 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 110 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
4 81 (5.34%) VMware ESX
5 61 (4.02%) vSphere
6 42 (2.77%) XenServer
7 39 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (1.98%) XenApp
9 25 (1.65%) Hyper-V
10 23 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
11 15 (0.99%) Xen
12 12 (0.79%) GPFS
13 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.59%) Squid
14 9 (0.59%) qmail
15 8 (0.53%) Sendmail
15 8 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 5 (0.33%) RHEV
18 4 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 102 (6.72%) Puppet
2 60 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (3.69%) Nagios
4 29 (1.91%) Opsview
4 29 (1.91%) NetBackup
5 25 (1.65%) Data Guard
5 25 (1.65%) OpenView
6 19 (1.25%) Cacti
7 18 (1.19%) SCCM
8 16 (1.05%) Plesk
9 15 (0.99%) Foglight
10 12 (0.79%) CFEngine
11 10 (0.66%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.66%) WSUS
12 9 (0.59%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.46%) Control-M
13 7 (0.46%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.46%) HP NNM
13 7 (0.46%) Pingdom
13 7 (0.46%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 364 (23.98%) VMware
2 358 (23.58%) Red Hat
3 289 (19.04%) Oracle
4 283 (18.64%) Cisco
5 201 (13.24%) Microsoft
6 120 (7.91%) HP
7 104 (6.85%) EMC
8 96 (6.32%) Citrix
9 79 (5.20%) JBoss
10 72 (4.74%) CheckPoint
11 69 (4.55%) NetApp
11 69 (4.55%) F5
12 57 (3.75%) IBM
13 48 (3.16%) Zend
14 43 (2.83%) CommVault
15 32 (2.11%) Imperva
16 31 (2.04%) Hyperion
17 23 (1.52%) Veritas
17 23 (1.52%) Juniper
18 22 (1.45%) Blue Coat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +20% bonus + 3k on call allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Ex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago