The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 718 520 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.79% 9.62% 9.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.19% 39.51% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 514 410 420
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 £26,300 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1880 1316 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.63% 24.34% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1057 1205
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 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 August 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 -1 499 £42,500 +9.67% 67
North Yorkshire +6 105 £40,000 +14.28% 21
South Yorkshire -13 85 £35,000 +7.69% 14
East Yorkshire -6 16 £30,000 - 1
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 644 (43.87%) UNIX
2 574 (39.10%) Java
3 512 (34.88%) Apache
4 443 (30.18%) Windows
5 347 (23.64%) Red Hat
6 345 (23.50%) VMware
7 332 (22.62%) MySQL
8 318 (21.66%) SQL
9 300 (20.44%) Oracle
10 291 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 285 (19.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 280 (19.07%) Cisco
13 262 (17.85%) E-Commerce
14 259 (17.64%) Spring
15 256 (17.44%) Perl
16 248 (16.89%) PHP
17 242 (16.49%) Tomcat
18 226 (15.40%) TCP/IP
19 220 (14.99%) HTML
20 211 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
21 208 (14.17%) JavaScript
22 196 (13.35%) Bash Shell
23 187 (12.74%) DNS
24 184 (12.53%) Microsoft
25 183 (12.47%) SAN
26 182 (12.40%) ITIL
27 178 (12.13%) Clustering
28 177 (12.06%) Scrum
29 161 (10.97%) Firewall
30 155 (10.56%) Load Balancing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 512 (34.88%) Apache
2 242 (16.49%) Tomcat
3 118 (8.04%) IIS
4 93 (6.34%) WebSphere
5 80 (5.45%) WebLogic
6 59 (4.02%) MS Exchange
7 33 (2.25%) WebLogic Portal
8 32 (2.18%) OpenStack
9 31 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 29 (1.98%) CMS
11 27 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (1.84%) SharePoint
12 24 (1.63%) Jetty
13 23 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
14 21 (1.43%) WordPress
14 21 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (1.02%) GlassFish
15 15 (1.02%) Node.js
16 11 (0.75%) Lync
17 9 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 104 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.72%) MS Office
3 18 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.23%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.68%) MS Project
5 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (1.63%) Magento
2 12 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.34%) BASE24
6 2 (0.14%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.068%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.95%) Office 365
4 13 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.68%) SaaS
6 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.27%) IaaS
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.20%) ElastiCache
8 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 226 (15.40%) TCP/IP
2 187 (12.74%) DNS
3 183 (12.47%) SAN
4 161 (10.97%) Firewall
5 134 (9.13%) Internet
6 114 (7.77%) Cisco IOS
7 103 (7.02%) BGP
7 103 (7.02%) OSPF
8 88 (5.99%) MPLS
9 78 (5.31%) EIGRP
10 71 (4.84%) NAS
11 70 (4.77%) SMTP
12 69 (4.70%) HTTP
13 50 (3.41%) VPN
14 48 (3.27%) Network Security
15 36 (2.45%) DHCP
16 34 (2.32%) AMQP
17 32 (2.18%) SSL
18 26 (1.77%) WAN
19 24 (1.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (22.62%) MySQL
2 144 (9.81%) SQL Server
3 98 (6.68%) NoSQL
4 90 (6.13%) Relational Database
5 73 (4.97%) Oracle Database
6 71 (4.84%) RDBMS
7 36 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
9 30 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.98%) Big Data
11 27 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (1.63%) Redis
13 23 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
14 21 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (1.09%) MongoDB
16 15 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (0.75%) DB2
18 10 (0.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
18 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 141 (9.60%) Maven
2 100 (6.81%) Subversion
3 74 (5.04%) Git (software)
4 64 (4.36%) Jenkins
5 48 (3.27%) Hudson
6 41 (2.79%) Selenium
7 38 (2.59%) JUnit
7 38 (2.59%) Cucumber
8 24 (1.63%) JBehave
9 18 (1.23%) JIRA
10 16 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (1.02%) Eclipse
12 14 (0.95%) JMeter
13 10 (0.68%) Toad
13 10 (0.68%) PHPUnit
14 9 (0.61%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.61%) Ant
15 6 (0.41%) Behat
16 5 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
16 5 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 89 (6.06%) Finance
2 52 (3.54%) Games
2 52 (3.54%) Retail
3 45 (3.07%) Marketing
4 36 (2.45%) Banking
5 35 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 13 (0.89%) Advertising
7 12 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.54%) Electronics
8 8 (0.54%) Back Office
9 7 (0.48%) Publishing
9 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.41%) Military
10 6 (0.41%) Automotive
11 5 (0.34%) Legal
12 1 (0.068%) Billing
Job Titles
1 375 (25.54%) Developer
2 191 (13.01%) Administrator
3 188 (12.81%) Java Developer
4 167 (11.38%) Architect
5 131 (8.92%) Analyst
6 119 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 96 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 90 (6.13%) Senior Developer
9 86 (5.86%) PHP Developer
10 80 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
11 71 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
12 69 (4.70%) Java Architect
13 67 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
14 63 (4.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 59 (4.02%) Senior Java Developer
16 58 (3.95%) Support Analyst
17 55 (3.75%) Software Developer
18 53 (3.61%) DBA
19 51 (3.47%) DevOps Engineer
20 49 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (17.64%) Spring
2 220 (14.99%) HTML
3 150 (10.22%) Hibernate
4 140 (9.54%) ActiveMQ
5 136 (9.26%) XML
6 124 (8.45%) Web Services
6 124 (8.45%) J2EE
7 121 (8.24%) LAMP
8 116 (7.90%) REST
9 107 (7.29%) CSS
10 104 (7.08%) jQuery
11 103 (7.02%) HTML5
12 66 (4.50%) Middleware
13 56 (3.81%) Spring MVC
14 55 (3.75%) .NET
15 47 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
16 38 (2.59%) SOAP
17 35 (2.38%) JSON
18 32 (2.18%) WebSphere MQ
18 32 (2.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 178 (12.13%) Clustering
2 98 (6.68%) Open Source
3 73 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (4.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 33 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 32 (2.18%) Symmetrix
6 32 (2.18%) RIA
7 31 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.57%) HP StorageWorks
9 20 (1.36%) Replication
10 17 (1.16%) Fat Client
10 17 (1.16%) Arduino
10 17 (1.16%) Firmware
10 17 (1.16%) Thin Client
11 16 (1.09%) IBM XIV
12 12 (0.82%) Data Integration
13 11 (0.75%) STB
13 11 (0.75%) IVR
14 8 (0.54%) Mainframe
14 8 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 644 (43.87%) UNIX
2 443 (30.18%) Windows
3 285 (19.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 145 (9.88%) Solaris
5 103 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (5.86%) HPUX
7 74 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (4.90%) CentOS
9 53 (3.61%) AIX
10 49 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 48 (3.27%) Android
12 47 (3.20%) Debian
13 42 (2.86%) Ubuntu
14 27 (1.84%) Apple iOS
15 25 (1.70%) Windows 7
16 21 (1.43%) Windows 8
17 18 (1.23%) Fedora
17 18 (1.23%) Windows XP
18 16 (1.09%) SUSE
19 14 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (17.85%) E-Commerce
2 211 (14.37%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (12.40%) ITIL
4 177 (12.06%) Scrum
5 155 (10.56%) Load Balancing
6 131 (8.92%) Project Management
7 116 (7.90%) DevOps
8 113 (7.70%) UML
9 83 (5.65%) Software Engineering
10 80 (5.45%) MVC
11 78 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
12 71 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
13 70 (4.77%) Service Delivery
14 67 (4.56%) TDD
15 65 (4.43%) OO
16 62 (4.22%) Performance Monitoring
17 60 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
18 56 (3.81%) Content Management
18 56 (3.81%) High Availability
19 54 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 574 (39.10%) Java
2 318 (21.66%) SQL
3 256 (17.44%) Perl
4 248 (16.89%) PHP
5 208 (14.17%) JavaScript
6 196 (13.35%) Bash Shell
7 154 (10.49%) Shell Script
8 121 (8.24%) Python
9 103 (7.02%) PowerShell
10 93 (6.34%) Ruby
11 69 (4.70%) C++
12 48 (3.27%) C
13 32 (2.18%) C#
14 20 (1.36%) PHP5
15 18 (1.23%) COBOL
15 18 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.41%) Scala
17 5 (0.34%) XPath
17 5 (0.34%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 109 (7.43%) Degree
2 81 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (3.95%) CCNP
4 52 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
5 48 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (3.27%) CCNA
6 42 (2.86%) MCSE
7 35 (2.38%) CCSE
8 31 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (2.11%) MCSA
9 25 (1.70%) CCSA
10 22 (1.50%) HND
11 21 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
12 19 (1.29%) OCP
13 17 (1.16%) RHCE
13 17 (1.16%) RHCA
14 15 (1.02%) Security Cleared
15 11 (0.75%) CCIE
16 10 (0.68%) ISEB
16 10 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 60 (4.09%) QA
3 40 (2.72%) SLA
4 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.34%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.068%) COBIT
8 1 (0.068%) JTAG
8 1 (0.068%) BS7799
8 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 291 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (9.40%) Active Directory
3 103 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
4 63 (4.29%) VMware ESX
5 59 (4.02%) vSphere
6 45 (3.07%) XenServer
7 40 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
8 39 (2.66%) XenApp
9 29 (1.98%) Hyper-V
10 20 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (0.89%) Xen
12 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (0.61%) Squid
13 9 (0.61%) qmail
14 8 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.34%) GPFS
16 5 (0.34%) RHEV
17 4 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 104 (7.08%) Puppet
2 66 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (3.95%) Nagios
4 28 (1.91%) OpenView
4 28 (1.91%) Opsview
5 27 (1.84%) NetBackup
6 22 (1.50%) Data Guard
7 16 (1.09%) SCCM
8 15 (1.02%) Cacti
8 15 (1.02%) Foglight
9 8 (0.54%) CFEngine
9 8 (0.54%) Plesk
9 8 (0.54%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.48%) HP SIM
10 7 (0.48%) Control-M
10 7 (0.48%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.48%) HP NNM
11 6 (0.41%) Pingdom
12 5 (0.34%) Netcool
12 5 (0.34%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 347 (23.64%) Red Hat
2 345 (23.50%) VMware
3 300 (20.44%) Oracle
4 280 (19.07%) Cisco
5 184 (12.53%) Microsoft
6 116 (7.90%) HP
7 104 (7.08%) Citrix
8 91 (6.20%) EMC
9 71 (4.84%) NetApp
9 71 (4.84%) JBoss
10 68 (4.63%) F5
11 62 (4.22%) CheckPoint
12 60 (4.09%) IBM
13 41 (2.79%) CommVault
14 34 (2.32%) Zend
15 25 (1.70%) Juniper
15 25 (1.70%) Veritas
16 23 (1.57%) AppSense
17 22 (1.50%) Hyperion
17 22 (1.50%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £19000 - £25000 Per Annum £19k - £25k + Bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago