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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 730 624 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.69% 11.11% 9.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.28% 41.03% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 529 480 424
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,400 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
1907 1521 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.31% 27.07% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1199 1189
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -1 520 £40,000 +6.66% 61
South Yorkshire -17 87 £34,250 +5.38% 15
North Yorkshire -9 79 £35,000 -6.66% 13
East Yorkshire -7 26 £30,000 - 5
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 654 (43.92%) UNIX
2 555 (37.27%) Java
3 536 (36.00%) Apache
4 444 (29.82%) Windows
5 361 (24.24%) VMware
6 351 (23.57%) Red Hat
7 347 (23.30%) MySQL
8 340 (22.83%) Oracle
9 312 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
10 304 (20.42%) E-Commerce
11 291 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 289 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 288 (19.34%) SQL
14 273 (18.33%) PHP
14 273 (18.33%) Cisco
15 251 (16.86%) Perl
16 239 (16.05%) HTML
17 234 (15.72%) Spring
18 220 (14.78%) Bash Shell
19 215 (14.44%) TCP/IP
20 212 (14.24%) JavaScript
21 198 (13.30%) Scrum
22 196 (13.16%) SAN
23 190 (12.76%) ITIL
24 188 (12.63%) DNS
25 176 (11.82%) DevOps
26 172 (11.55%) Puppet
27 168 (11.28%) Shell Script
28 166 (11.15%) Solaris
28 166 (11.15%) Load Balancing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 536 (36.00%) Apache
2 163 (10.95%) Tomcat
3 125 (8.39%) IIS
4 77 (5.17%) WebSphere
5 71 (4.77%) MS Exchange
6 65 (4.37%) JBoss
7 62 (4.16%) WebLogic
8 41 (2.75%) OpenStack
9 34 (2.28%) CMS
10 33 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (1.95%) SharePoint
11 29 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (1.88%) Node.js
12 28 (1.88%) Jetty
12 28 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
13 25 (1.68%) nginx
14 23 (1.54%) WordPress
14 23 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
15 11 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 99 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.69%) MS Office
3 27 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.94%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.94%) MS Project
5 6 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.28%) Magento
2 9 (0.60%) BASE24
3 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.60%) Office 365
6 8 (0.54%) IaaS
7 5 (0.34%) SaaS
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Route 53
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.067%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 215 (14.44%) TCP/IP
2 196 (13.16%) SAN
3 188 (12.63%) DNS
4 141 (9.47%) Firewall
5 125 (8.39%) Internet
6 115 (7.72%) Cisco IOS
7 103 (6.92%) OSPF
7 103 (6.92%) BGP
8 93 (6.25%) MPLS
9 80 (5.37%) SMTP
10 75 (5.04%) EIGRP
11 74 (4.97%) NAS
12 61 (4.10%) Network Security
13 54 (3.63%) HTTP
14 41 (2.75%) SSL
15 39 (2.62%) DHCP
16 36 (2.42%) VPN
17 25 (1.68%) AMQP
18 22 (1.48%) WAN
19 19 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (23.30%) MySQL
2 138 (9.27%) SQL Server
3 123 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 98 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 81 (5.44%) Oracle Database
6 79 (5.31%) RDBMS
7 40 (2.69%) Big Data
8 39 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
10 36 (2.42%) MongoDB
11 35 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (1.81%) Redis
14 23 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (1.14%) DB2
16 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
17 13 (0.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
18 11 (0.74%) Informix
19 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 115 (7.72%) Git (software)
2 111 (7.45%) Maven
3 100 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 99 (6.65%) Subversion
5 62 (4.16%) JUnit
6 52 (3.49%) Selenium
7 44 (2.96%) Hudson
8 34 (2.28%) Cucumber
9 32 (2.15%) Eclipse
10 31 (2.08%) JIRA
11 26 (1.75%) JBehave
12 20 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
13 18 (1.21%) PHPUnit
14 17 (1.14%) Ant
14 17 (1.14%) Behat
15 16 (1.07%) JMeter
16 13 (0.87%) Jasmine
17 10 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (0.60%) Toad
19 8 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (5.44%) Finance
2 70 (4.70%) Retail
3 55 (3.69%) Games
4 50 (3.36%) Marketing
4 50 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 34 (2.28%) Banking
6 24 (1.61%) Advertising
7 13 (0.87%) Automotive
8 9 (0.60%) Back Office
9 7 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.40%) Military
10 6 (0.40%) Electronics
11 5 (0.34%) Legal
12 4 (0.27%) Publishing
13 1 (0.067%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.067%) Billing
Job Titles
1 337 (22.63%) Developer
2 199 (13.36%) Administrator
3 173 (11.62%) Architect
4 148 (9.94%) Java Developer
5 134 (9.00%) Analyst
6 131 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
7 118 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 100 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
9 92 (6.18%) PHP Developer
10 78 (5.24%) Linux Administrator
11 76 (5.10%) Senior Developer
12 74 (4.97%) Support Analyst
13 72 (4.84%) Java Architect
14 64 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
14 64 (4.30%) UNIX Administrator
15 63 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 62 (4.16%) DevOps Engineer
17 55 (3.69%) UNIX Engineer
18 54 (3.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
18 54 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (16.05%) HTML
2 234 (15.72%) Spring
3 160 (10.75%) Hibernate
4 159 (10.68%) ActiveMQ
5 137 (9.20%) HTML5
6 135 (9.07%) Web Services
6 135 (9.07%) XML
7 123 (8.26%) J2EE
8 122 (8.19%) LAMP
9 115 (7.72%) CSS
10 111 (7.45%) jQuery
11 68 (4.57%) REST
12 53 (3.56%) Spring MVC
13 46 (3.09%) SOAP
13 46 (3.09%) Middleware
14 43 (2.89%) .NET
15 42 (2.82%) JSON
15 42 (2.82%) RESTful
15 42 (2.82%) AngularJS
16 41 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.48%) Clustering
2 82 (5.51%) Open Source
3 62 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (3.83%) Enterprise Storage
5 48 (3.22%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.81%) Replication
9 23 (1.54%) Symmetrix
9 23 (1.54%) RIA
10 21 (1.41%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.34%) IBM XIV
12 19 (1.28%) HP StorageWorks
13 17 (1.14%) Arduino
14 14 (0.94%) User Experience
15 12 (0.81%) Thin Client
15 12 (0.81%) Fat Client
16 9 (0.60%) IVR
16 9 (0.60%) NHS
16 9 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 654 (43.92%) UNIX
2 444 (29.82%) Windows
3 291 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 166 (11.15%) Solaris
5 91 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (5.31%) HPUX
7 73 (4.90%) CentOS
8 72 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (3.22%) Android
10 38 (2.55%) Debian
11 35 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (2.22%) Ubuntu
13 30 (2.01%) Apple iOS
14 29 (1.95%) AIX
15 27 (1.81%) Windows 7
16 23 (1.54%) Windows 8
17 18 (1.21%) Windows XP
18 16 (1.07%) SUSE
19 9 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
19 9 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (20.42%) E-Commerce
3 198 (13.30%) Scrum
4 190 (12.76%) ITIL
5 176 (11.82%) DevOps
6 166 (11.15%) Load Balancing
7 146 (9.81%) Project Management
8 105 (7.05%) OO
9 92 (6.18%) TDD
10 89 (5.98%) Service Delivery
11 82 (5.51%) Software Engineering
12 80 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (5.17%) MVC
14 75 (5.04%) Mentoring
15 62 (4.16%) UML
15 62 (4.16%) Technical Architecture
16 61 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
17 60 (4.03%) Configuration Management
18 59 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
19 58 (3.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 555 (37.27%) Java
2 288 (19.34%) SQL
3 273 (18.33%) PHP
4 251 (16.86%) Perl
5 220 (14.78%) Bash Shell
6 212 (14.24%) JavaScript
7 168 (11.28%) Shell Script
8 119 (7.99%) Python
9 116 (7.79%) PowerShell
10 98 (6.58%) Ruby
11 62 (4.16%) C++
12 44 (2.96%) C#
13 33 (2.22%) PHP5
14 32 (2.15%) C
14 32 (2.15%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.74%) COBOL
16 5 (0.34%) Scala
16 5 (0.34%) XPath
17 4 (0.27%) PHP4
17 4 (0.27%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 123 (8.26%) Degree
2 79 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (3.69%) CCNP
4 41 (2.75%) CCNA
4 41 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
6 37 (2.48%) MCSE
7 35 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (1.61%) HND
9 21 (1.41%) MCSA
9 21 (1.41%) CCSE
10 20 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
11 19 (1.28%) OCP
11 19 (1.28%) Security Cleared
12 18 (1.21%) CCIE
13 14 (0.94%) Avaya Certification
14 13 (0.87%) CCSA
14 13 (0.87%) HNC
15 11 (0.74%) CCSP
15 11 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (7.79%) PCI DSS
2 63 (4.23%) SLA
3 54 (3.63%) QA
4 14 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.60%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.067%) BS7799
7 1 (0.067%) COBIT
7 1 (0.067%) JTAG
System Software
1 289 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (8.66%) Active Directory
3 98 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
4 66 (4.43%) vSphere
5 59 (3.96%) XenServer
6 52 (3.49%) XenApp
7 42 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 40 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
9 28 (1.88%) Hyper-V
9 28 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 19 (1.28%) XenDesktop
11 18 (1.21%) Firmware
12 17 (1.14%) Varnish
13 16 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
14 10 (0.67%) Samba
14 10 (0.67%) Squid
14 10 (0.67%) Xen
15 9 (0.60%) NFS
16 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 172 (11.55%) Puppet
2 102 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (4.03%) Nagios
4 40 (2.69%) NetBackup
5 26 (1.75%) OpenView
6 25 (1.68%) Opsview
7 18 (1.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 18 (1.21%) Data Guard
8 16 (1.07%) Cacti
9 15 (1.01%) Cobbler
10 14 (0.94%) SCCM
11 12 (0.81%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.81%) Vagrant
12 8 (0.54%) Control-M
12 8 (0.54%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.40%) Foglight
15 5 (0.34%) Salt
16 4 (0.27%) Plesk
16 4 (0.27%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 361 (24.24%) VMware
2 351 (23.57%) Red Hat
3 340 (22.83%) Oracle
4 273 (18.33%) Cisco
5 158 (10.61%) Microsoft
6 123 (8.26%) HP
7 117 (7.86%) Citrix
8 91 (6.11%) EMC
9 89 (5.98%) NetApp
10 75 (5.04%) F5
11 69 (4.63%) IBM
12 62 (4.16%) CheckPoint
13 44 (2.96%) Veritas
14 41 (2.75%) Symantec
15 40 (2.69%) CommVault
16 32 (2.15%) Juniper
17 31 (2.08%) Zend
18 28 (1.88%) AppSense
19 18 (1.21%) Brocade
20 17 (1.14%) Atmel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits inc Final Salary Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hessle, North Humberside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40,000 depending on experienc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£45K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday