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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 607 788 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.61% 10.54% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.84% 39.11% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 479 523 384
Average salary £40,000 £38,800 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
1604 2015 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.75% 26.96% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1534 1109
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 7 May 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 7 May 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 0 439 £42,500 +6.25% 48
South Yorkshire -7 79 £35,000 +7.69% 16
North Yorkshire -24 61 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Yorkshire -5 14 £35,000 +34.61%
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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.

1 452 (33.58%) UNIX
2 395 (29.35%) Java
3 381 (28.31%) Windows
4 371 (27.56%) Apache
5 367 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 352 (26.15%) PHP
7 313 (23.25%) Oracle
8 312 (23.18%) MySQL
9 280 (20.80%) VMware
10 277 (20.58%) HTML
11 242 (17.98%) DevOps
12 237 (17.61%) SQL
13 230 (17.09%) E-Commerce
14 216 (16.05%) Red Hat
15 214 (15.90%) HTML5
16 209 (15.53%) JavaScript
17 195 (14.49%) Cisco
18 192 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
19 182 (13.52%) OO
20 178 (13.22%) Python
21 175 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 174 (12.93%) CSS
23 169 (12.56%) Bash Shell
24 161 (11.96%) Puppet
25 159 (11.81%) Git (software)
26 158 (11.74%) Firewall
27 149 (11.07%) Active Directory
28 148 (11.00%) SQL Server
29 144 (10.70%) Spring
30 140 (10.40%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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
1 371 (27.56%) Apache
2 109 (8.10%) Tomcat
3 79 (5.87%) MS Exchange
4 72 (5.35%) Node.js
5 56 (4.16%) CMS
6 52 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 49 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 45 (3.34%) ExpressionEngine
8 45 (3.34%) concrete5
9 42 (3.12%) IIS
10 37 (2.75%) WebSphere
11 36 (2.67%) SharePoint
12 34 (2.53%) nginx
13 33 (2.45%) JBoss
14 26 (1.93%) WebLogic
15 24 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (1.49%) OpenStack
17 15 (1.11%) Jetty
18 13 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
19 10 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.30%) MS Office
3 12 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.59%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 46 (3.42%) Magento
2 7 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.15%) BASE24
6 1 (0.074%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.074%) Primavera
6 1 (0.074%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.074%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 71 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (1.26%) PaaS
4 15 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.97%) SaaS
6 11 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (0.82%) IaaS
6 11 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) Office 365
11 1 (0.074%) Heroku
11 1 (0.074%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.074%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 158 (11.74%) Firewall
2 140 (10.40%) SAN
3 115 (8.54%) DNS
4 91 (6.76%) Internet
5 83 (6.17%) TCP/IP
6 77 (5.72%) VPN
7 71 (5.27%) NAS
8 63 (4.68%) Network Security
9 52 (3.86%) Cisco IOS
9 52 (3.86%) VoIP
10 47 (3.49%) HTTP
11 46 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
11 46 (3.42%) WAN
12 44 (3.27%) LAN
13 42 (3.12%) BGP
14 40 (2.97%) SSL
15 39 (2.90%) OSPF
16 35 (2.60%) DHCP
17 32 (2.38%) MPLS
18 26 (1.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (23.18%) MySQL
2 148 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 89 (6.61%) NoSQL
4 73 (5.42%) Oracle Database
4 73 (5.42%) Relational Database
5 66 (4.90%) MongoDB
6 59 (4.38%) Riak
7 58 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
9 46 (3.42%) RDBMS
10 34 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (1.63%) Redis
15 20 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
16 18 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (0.89%) DB2
18 11 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 159 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 66 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 45 (3.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 44 (3.27%) Maven
5 32 (2.38%) Subversion
6 29 (2.15%) Hudson
7 24 (1.78%) Behat
7 24 (1.78%) JUnit
8 22 (1.63%) JIRA
9 21 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 20 (1.49%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.41%) Jasmine
12 17 (1.26%) PHPUnit
13 16 (1.19%) Selenium
14 14 (1.04%) NUnit
15 13 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (0.89%) Ant
17 10 (0.74%) Visual Studio
18 5 (0.37%) NetBeans
18 5 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 81 (6.02%) Finance
2 78 (5.79%) Marketing
3 67 (4.98%) Retail
4 52 (3.86%) Banking
5 50 (3.71%) Games
6 25 (1.86%) Advertising
7 15 (1.11%) Automotive
8 10 (0.74%) Electronics
9 9 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.37%) Legal
12 3 (0.22%) Back Office
13 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.074%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.074%) Publishing
14 1 (0.074%) Local Government
14 1 (0.074%) French Language
14 1 (0.074%) German Language
Job Titles
1 377 (28.01%) Developer
2 141 (10.48%) Administrator
3 140 (10.40%) Architect
4 114 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
5 109 (8.10%) PHP Developer
6 93 (6.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 84 (6.24%) Analyst
8 78 (5.79%) Web Developer
9 74 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 74 (5.50%) Java Developer
9 74 (5.50%) Technical Leader
10 59 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 58 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
13 50 (3.71%) Front-End Developer
14 48 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
15 46 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
15 46 (3.42%) Software Engineer
16 45 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
17 41 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (20.58%) HTML
2 214 (15.90%) HTML5
3 174 (12.93%) CSS
4 144 (10.70%) Spring
5 124 (9.21%) ActiveMQ
6 111 (8.25%) jQuery
7 110 (8.17%) Web Services
8 109 (8.10%) XML
9 108 (8.02%) .NET
10 97 (7.21%) LAMP
11 83 (6.17%) AngularJS
12 77 (5.72%) CSS3
13 76 (5.65%) Sass
13 76 (5.65%) J2EE
14 66 (4.90%) LESS
15 61 (4.53%) Hibernate
16 59 (4.38%) Symfony
17 52 (3.86%) Apache Camel
18 45 (3.34%) CakePHP
19 43 (3.19%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.42%) Open Source
3 64 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 63 (4.68%) Clustering
5 51 (3.79%) User Experience
6 37 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.86%) Computer Science
9 24 (1.78%) STB
10 23 (1.71%) Xbox
11 17 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.19%) Fat Client
12 16 (1.19%) Thin Client
13 15 (1.11%) DTV
14 13 (0.97%) Replication
14 13 (0.97%) iPhone
14 13 (0.97%) LPAR
15 12 (0.89%) RIA
16 11 (0.82%) E-Learning
17 9 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 452 (33.58%) UNIX
2 381 (28.31%) Windows
3 175 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 107 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (4.68%) Android
7 59 (4.38%) Solaris
8 52 (3.86%) CentOS
9 46 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (2.60%) Debian
11 31 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 28 (2.08%) AIX
13 27 (2.01%) Ubuntu
14 23 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
15 22 (1.63%) HPUX
16 18 (1.34%) Windows 8
17 16 (1.19%) Windows 7
17 16 (1.19%) Windows XP
18 15 (1.11%) SUSE
19 13 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (17.98%) DevOps
3 230 (17.09%) E-Commerce
4 182 (13.52%) OO
5 122 (9.06%) Scrum
6 103 (7.65%) ITIL
7 99 (7.36%) TDD
8 98 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (6.46%) Service Delivery
10 86 (6.39%) Software Engineering
11 85 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 79 (5.87%) Project Management
12 79 (5.87%) Unit Testing
13 70 (5.20%) Load Balancing
13 70 (5.20%) MVC
14 64 (4.75%) OO PHP
15 60 (4.46%) Mentoring
16 52 (3.86%) Incident Management
17 51 (3.79%) Mobile Application Development
18 46 (3.42%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 395 (29.35%) Java
2 352 (26.15%) PHP
3 237 (17.61%) SQL
4 209 (15.53%) JavaScript
5 178 (13.22%) Python
6 169 (12.56%) Bash Shell
7 132 (9.81%) Perl
8 116 (8.62%) Ruby
9 96 (7.13%) Shell Script
10 69 (5.13%) C++
11 57 (4.23%) C#
12 53 (3.94%) PowerShell
13 51 (3.79%) PL/SQL
14 38 (2.82%) C
15 21 (1.56%) Embedded C
16 20 (1.49%) Embedded C++
17 18 (1.34%) PHP5
18 17 (1.26%) PHP4
19 16 (1.19%) VB
20 9 (0.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 90 (6.69%) Degree
2 56 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (3.05%) CCNP
4 33 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.01%) MCSE
7 25 (1.86%) CCNA
8 22 (1.63%) CCSE
9 19 (1.41%) OCP
9 19 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
10 17 (1.26%) RHCE
11 15 (1.11%) MCSA
12 14 (1.04%) SC Cleared
12 14 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.74%) HND
14 10 (0.74%) Check Point Certification
14 10 (0.74%) ISEB
14 10 (0.74%) CCDA
15 8 (0.59%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.75%) SLA
2 36 (2.67%) QA
3 33 (2.45%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.97%) JTAG
5 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 192 (14.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (11.07%) Active Directory
3 48 (3.57%) XenApp
4 47 (3.49%) vSphere
5 34 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
6 33 (2.45%) VMware ESX
7 25 (1.86%) Firmware
7 25 (1.86%) Hyper-V
8 21 (1.56%) Varnish
8 21 (1.56%) Xen
9 16 (1.19%) XenServer
9 16 (1.19%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.74%) Squid
11 10 (0.74%) NFS
12 7 (0.52%) KVM
13 6 (0.45%) Samba
14 5 (0.37%) vCloud
14 5 (0.37%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 161 (11.96%) Puppet
2 116 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (3.79%) Nagios
4 44 (3.27%) Cobbler
5 31 (2.30%) Tivoli
6 25 (1.86%) Salt
7 21 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 18 (1.34%) Opsview
10 13 (0.97%) OpenView
11 10 (0.74%) Data Guard
11 10 (0.74%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.67%) NetBackup
12 9 (0.67%) Plesk
13 8 (0.59%) cPanel
13 8 (0.59%) Webmin
14 6 (0.45%) SCCM
15 5 (0.37%) SCOM
15 5 (0.37%) Cacti
16 4 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 313 (23.25%) Oracle
2 280 (20.80%) VMware
3 216 (16.05%) Red Hat
4 195 (14.49%) Cisco
5 122 (9.06%) Microsoft
6 91 (6.76%) Citrix
7 88 (6.54%) CheckPoint
8 82 (6.09%) NetApp
9 57 (4.23%) IBM
10 52 (3.86%) HP
11 48 (3.57%) F5
12 45 (3.34%) Facebook
13 37 (2.75%) Juniper
14 34 (2.53%) Zend
15 32 (2.38%) EMC
16 26 (1.93%) Symantec
16 26 (1.93%) CommVault
17 24 (1.78%) Business Objects
18 22 (1.63%) Blue Coat
19 21 (1.56%) Infoblox
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