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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 654 819 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.61% 11.43% 9.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.73% 39.80% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 539 564 386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
1646 2058 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.20% 28.72% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1587 1072
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -4 454 £45,000 +11.80% 84
South Yorkshire +4 117 £37,500 +25.00% 18
North Yorkshire -13 69 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East Yorkshire -13 9 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 431 (32.36%) Windows
2 390 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
3 380 (28.53%) UNIX
4 363 (27.25%) Java
5 349 (26.20%) PHP
6 344 (25.83%) Apache
7 319 (23.95%) MySQL
8 309 (23.20%) Oracle
9 296 (22.22%) VMware
10 284 (21.32%) SQL
11 272 (20.42%) HTML
12 229 (17.19%) Cisco
13 220 (16.52%) DevOps
14 219 (16.44%) JavaScript
15 215 (16.14%) Red Hat
16 214 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 204 (15.32%) Python
18 185 (13.89%) E-Commerce
19 178 (13.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 177 (13.29%) Firewall
21 176 (13.21%) Active Directory
22 172 (12.91%) SQL Server
23 166 (12.46%) HTML5
24 157 (11.79%) Bash Shell
25 155 (11.64%) Perl
26 153 (11.49%) CSS
26 153 (11.49%) Puppet
27 142 (10.66%) Spring
28 138 (10.36%) Microsoft
28 138 (10.36%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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
1 344 (25.83%) Apache
2 95 (7.13%) Tomcat
3 78 (5.86%) MS Exchange
4 74 (5.56%) Node.js
5 46 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 45 (3.38%) IIS
7 40 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 39 (2.93%) CMS
9 38 (2.85%) SharePoint
10 37 (2.78%) WebSphere
11 29 (2.18%) nginx
12 28 (2.10%) JBoss
13 27 (2.03%) ExpressionEngine
13 27 (2.03%) concrete5
14 26 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
15 23 (1.73%) WebLogic
16 21 (1.58%) OpenStack
17 14 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
18 13 (0.98%) Apache Pig
19 12 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 68 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.18%) MS Office
3 17 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.60%) Fireworks
4 8 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (2.10%) Magento
2 14 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.075%) Primavera
6 1 (0.075%) Unica
6 1 (0.075%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.075%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.83%) SaaS
4 10 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 10 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (0.68%) IaaS
5 9 (0.68%) PaaS
6 8 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.30%) Office 365
8 3 (0.23%) Heroku
9 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.075%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.075%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.075%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 177 (13.29%) Firewall
2 129 (9.68%) SAN
3 115 (8.63%) DNS
4 89 (6.68%) TCP/IP
5 75 (5.63%) NAS
6 67 (5.03%) VPN
7 66 (4.95%) Network Security
8 61 (4.58%) Cisco IOS
9 57 (4.28%) WAN
9 57 (4.28%) Internet
10 56 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
11 53 (3.98%) VoIP
12 50 (3.75%) LAN
13 40 (3.00%) SSL
13 40 (3.00%) MPLS
14 37 (2.78%) DHCP
15 35 (2.63%) HTTP
16 34 (2.55%) BGP
17 28 (2.10%) OSPF
18 22 (1.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (23.95%) MySQL
2 172 (12.91%) SQL Server
3 85 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 68 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 66 (4.95%) Riak
6 59 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 57 (4.28%) Oracle Database
8 47 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 37 (2.78%) Hadoop
11 32 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (2.25%) Redis
13 29 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
16 15 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (0.98%) Apache Hive
17 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 126 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 51 (3.83%) Jenkins
3 40 (3.00%) Maven
4 27 (2.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 27 (2.03%) Subversion
5 25 (1.88%) JUnit
6 22 (1.65%) JIRA
7 21 (1.58%) Selenium
8 17 (1.28%) Hudson
9 16 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 15 (1.13%) Metasploit
10 15 (1.13%) PHPUnit
11 14 (1.05%) TeamCity
11 14 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.05%) Behat
12 13 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (0.90%) Ant
14 10 (0.75%) Jasmine
15 9 (0.68%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.53%) PowerBuilder
General
1 104 (7.81%) Finance
2 56 (4.20%) Marketing
3 53 (3.98%) Retail
4 51 (3.83%) Games
5 50 (3.75%) Banking
6 15 (1.13%) Advertising
7 10 (0.75%) Automotive
8 8 (0.60%) Electronics
8 8 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.38%) Back Office
10 5 (0.38%) Legal
11 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.075%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 382 (28.68%) Developer
2 143 (10.74%) Architect
3 133 (9.98%) Administrator
4 104 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
5 103 (7.73%) Analyst
6 99 (7.43%) PHP Developer
7 78 (5.86%) DevOps Engineer
8 72 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 65 (4.88%) Technical Leader
10 61 (4.58%) Java Developer
11 55 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 54 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 52 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
14 51 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
15 50 (3.75%) Software Engineer
15 50 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
16 46 (3.45%) Support Analyst
17 39 (2.93%) Software Developer
18 36 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
19 35 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (20.42%) HTML
2 166 (12.46%) HTML5
3 153 (11.49%) CSS
4 142 (10.66%) Spring
5 129 (9.68%) LAMP
6 117 (8.78%) Web Services
7 105 (7.88%) ActiveMQ
8 101 (7.58%) .NET
9 96 (7.21%) XML
10 88 (6.61%) jQuery
11 78 (5.86%) AngularJS
12 58 (4.35%) J2EE
13 56 (4.20%) Apache Camel
14 52 (3.90%) Hibernate
15 51 (3.83%) Symfony
15 51 (3.83%) CSS3
16 47 (3.53%) Sass
17 43 (3.23%) Java EE
18 39 (2.93%) Middleware
18 39 (2.93%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 52 (3.90%) Clustering
4 37 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 36 (2.70%) User Experience
6 32 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.05%) Private Cloud
9 12 (0.90%) RIA
9 12 (0.90%) E-Learning
10 11 (0.83%) Thin Client
10 11 (0.83%) Fat Client
11 10 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (0.75%) W3C
12 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.68%) CMDB
13 8 (0.60%) Xbox
14 7 (0.53%) Replication
14 7 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 431 (32.36%) Windows
2 380 (28.53%) UNIX
3 178 (13.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 128 (9.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (7.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (5.56%) Solaris
7 62 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (3.60%) CentOS
9 44 (3.30%) Android
10 39 (2.93%) Debian
11 32 (2.40%) Apple iOS
12 31 (2.33%) Ubuntu
13 29 (2.18%) AIX
14 23 (1.73%) Windows 8
15 21 (1.58%) Windows XP
16 19 (1.43%) HPUX
17 16 (1.20%) SUSE
17 16 (1.20%) Windows 7
18 14 (1.05%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (16.52%) DevOps
3 185 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 138 (10.36%) OO
5 135 (10.14%) ITIL
6 107 (8.03%) TDD
7 99 (7.43%) Software Engineering
8 92 (6.91%) Scrum
9 89 (6.68%) Open Source
10 88 (6.61%) Configuration Management
11 81 (6.08%) MVC
12 79 (5.93%) Project Management
13 78 (5.86%) Service Delivery
14 76 (5.71%) Unit Testing
15 75 (5.63%) SDLC
16 67 (5.03%) Load Balancing
17 62 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (3.45%) BDD
19 45 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
19 45 (3.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 363 (27.25%) Java
2 349 (26.20%) PHP
3 284 (21.32%) SQL
4 219 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 204 (15.32%) Python
6 157 (11.79%) Bash Shell
7 155 (11.64%) Perl
8 116 (8.71%) Ruby
9 99 (7.43%) Shell Script
10 81 (6.08%) C++
11 66 (4.95%) PowerShell
12 65 (4.88%) PL/SQL
13 48 (3.60%) C#
14 38 (2.85%) C
15 23 (1.73%) VB
16 18 (1.35%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.35%) Scala
17 16 (1.20%) Groovy
18 15 (1.13%) PHP5
19 12 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (5.26%) Degree
2 58 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (2.63%) CCNP
5 32 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 32 (2.40%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.18%) CCNA
7 26 (1.95%) MCSE
8 16 (1.20%) CCSE
8 16 (1.20%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (0.98%) MCSA
9 13 (0.98%) ISEB
10 12 (0.90%) RHCE
10 12 (0.90%) HND
11 11 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.75%) Check Point Certification
13 9 (0.68%) CCSA
14 8 (0.60%) HNC
15 7 (0.53%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.48%) SLA
2 35 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 33 (2.48%) QA
4 9 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.53%) JTAG
6 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.075%) COBIT
System Software
1 214 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 176 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 46 (3.45%) vSphere
4 42 (3.15%) VMware ESX
4 42 (3.15%) XenApp
5 40 (3.00%) Hyper-V
6 33 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (1.43%) XenServer
8 18 (1.35%) Terminal Services
9 17 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (1.05%) KVM
10 14 (1.05%) Xen
11 12 (0.90%) Varnish
12 11 (0.83%) NFS
13 10 (0.75%) Firmware
14 9 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.68%) vCloud
15 8 (0.60%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.45%) Squid
17 5 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 153 (11.49%) Puppet
2 101 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (3.98%) Nagios
4 37 (2.78%) Cobbler
5 35 (2.63%) Salt
6 23 (1.73%) Tivoli
7 19 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 18 (1.35%) OpenView
9 16 (1.20%) Nessus
10 14 (1.05%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.90%) Opsview
12 11 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
13 10 (0.75%) SCCM
13 10 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.75%) Oracle Statspack
14 8 (0.60%) Plesk
14 8 (0.60%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.60%) cPanel
14 8 (0.60%) Webmin
15 7 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 309 (23.20%) Oracle
2 296 (22.22%) VMware
3 229 (17.19%) Cisco
4 215 (16.14%) Red Hat
5 138 (10.36%) Microsoft
6 93 (6.98%) Citrix
7 87 (6.53%) NetApp
8 80 (6.01%) CheckPoint
9 70 (5.26%) HP
10 58 (4.35%) IBM
11 53 (3.98%) F5
12 44 (3.30%) Juniper
13 43 (3.23%) Zend
14 36 (2.70%) EMC
15 32 (2.40%) Dell Compellent
16 28 (2.10%) Business Objects
17 27 (2.03%) Facebook
18 25 (1.88%) Dell
19 22 (1.65%) Splunk
20 20 (1.50%) Fortinet
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