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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 747 735 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.42% 11.92% 9.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.72% 43.08% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 599 545 448
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1929 1706 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.90% 27.68% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1292 1184
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -6 476 £42,500 +6.25% 57
North Yorkshire +1 114 £35,000 -6.66% 11
South Yorkshire -8 103 £34,000 +5.59% 12
East Yorkshire 0 40 £30,000 +3.44% 8
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 606 (42.05%) UNIX
2 517 (35.88%) Java
3 483 (33.52%) Apache
4 401 (27.83%) Windows
5 345 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
6 340 (23.59%) Oracle
7 316 (21.93%) VMware
8 313 (21.72%) MySQL
9 300 (20.82%) E-Commerce
9 300 (20.82%) PHP
10 293 (20.33%) Red Hat
11 266 (18.46%) HTML
12 256 (17.77%) SQL
13 248 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 233 (16.17%) Bash Shell
15 229 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 228 (15.82%) DevOps
17 220 (15.27%) Perl
18 213 (14.78%) JavaScript
18 213 (14.78%) Cisco
19 210 (14.57%) Spring
20 190 (13.19%) Scrum
21 189 (13.12%) Puppet
22 183 (12.70%) HTML5
23 178 (12.35%) SAN
24 177 (12.28%) TCP/IP
25 172 (11.94%) DNS
26 159 (11.03%) Git (software)
27 158 (10.96%) Python
28 147 (10.20%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 483 (33.52%) Apache
2 120 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 101 (7.01%) IIS
4 70 (4.86%) MS Exchange
5 62 (4.30%) WebSphere
6 58 (4.02%) Node.js
7 55 (3.82%) JBoss
8 44 (3.05%) WebLogic
9 40 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 38 (2.64%) CMS
11 36 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 34 (2.36%) OpenStack
13 33 (2.29%) nginx
14 25 (1.73%) Jetty
15 23 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
16 22 (1.53%) SharePoint
17 21 (1.46%) WordPress
17 21 (1.46%) concrete5
17 21 (1.46%) ExpressionEngine
18 11 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 87 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.57%) MS Office
3 24 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.18%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.90%) MS Project
6 9 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (1.80%) Magento
2 6 (0.42%) BASE24
3 5 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.069%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.83%) IaaS
5 10 (0.69%) PaaS
6 8 (0.56%) Office 365
7 4 (0.28%) Route 53
7 4 (0.28%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.21%) SaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 178 (12.35%) SAN
2 177 (12.28%) TCP/IP
3 172 (11.94%) DNS
4 131 (9.09%) Firewall
5 128 (8.88%) Internet
6 90 (6.25%) OSPF
6 90 (6.25%) BGP
7 86 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
8 78 (5.41%) MPLS
9 62 (4.30%) SMTP
10 59 (4.09%) NAS
11 55 (3.82%) Network Security
11 55 (3.82%) EIGRP
12 50 (3.47%) VPN
13 46 (3.19%) HTTP
13 46 (3.19%) DHCP
14 38 (2.64%) SSL
15 32 (2.22%) LAN
16 31 (2.15%) WAN
17 28 (1.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (21.72%) MySQL
2 141 (9.78%) SQL Server
3 135 (9.37%) NoSQL
4 86 (5.97%) Oracle Database
5 84 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 64 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 62 (4.30%) MongoDB
8 47 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
9 46 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 38 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 31 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (2.01%) Redis
12 29 (2.01%) Big Data
13 26 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (1.53%) DB2
16 14 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
17 12 (0.83%) Riak
17 12 (0.83%) Informix
Development Applications
1 159 (11.03%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 94 (6.52%) Subversion
4 89 (6.18%) Maven
5 54 (3.75%) JUnit
6 48 (3.33%) Hudson
7 40 (2.78%) Selenium
8 36 (2.50%) Eclipse
9 31 (2.15%) JIRA
10 27 (1.87%) Behat
11 23 (1.60%) Jasmine
12 21 (1.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 20 (1.39%) PHPUnit
14 17 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (1.18%) Cucumber
15 16 (1.11%) Ant
16 15 (1.04%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.97%) JBehave
18 12 (0.83%) JMeter
19 11 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 76 (5.27%) Finance
2 72 (5.00%) Retail
3 62 (4.30%) Games
4 56 (3.89%) Marketing
5 42 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.15%) Advertising
6 31 (2.15%) Banking
7 18 (1.25%) Automotive
8 15 (1.04%) Electronics
9 7 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.42%) Back Office
11 5 (0.35%) Military
12 4 (0.28%) Legal
13 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 1 (0.069%) French Language
15 1 (0.069%) German Language
15 1 (0.069%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.069%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.069%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 324 (22.48%) Developer
2 193 (13.39%) Administrator
3 144 (9.99%) Architect
4 129 (8.95%) Java Developer
5 123 (8.54%) Systems Administrator
6 104 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 102 (7.08%) PHP Developer
8 99 (6.87%) Analyst
9 95 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
10 82 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 73 (5.07%) Senior Developer
11 73 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
12 66 (4.58%) Web Developer
12 66 (4.58%) Support Analyst
13 63 (4.37%) UNIX Administrator
13 63 (4.37%) Java Architect
13 63 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
14 57 (3.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 55 (3.82%) DBA
15 55 (3.82%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (18.46%) HTML
2 210 (14.57%) Spring
3 183 (12.70%) HTML5
4 147 (10.20%) CSS
5 146 (10.13%) ActiveMQ
6 144 (9.99%) Hibernate
7 119 (8.26%) Web Services
8 117 (8.12%) jQuery
9 112 (7.77%) XML
10 110 (7.63%) LAMP
11 93 (6.45%) J2EE
12 61 (4.23%) .NET
13 60 (4.16%) Sass
14 52 (3.61%) AngularJS
15 51 (3.54%) LESS
16 46 (3.19%) Middleware
17 42 (2.91%) REST
18 39 (2.71%) CSS3
18 39 (2.71%) Symfony
19 37 (2.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 117 (8.12%) Clustering
2 70 (4.86%) Open Source
3 68 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 36 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 32 (2.22%) User Experience
9 30 (2.08%) Replication
10 29 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.53%) STB
12 17 (1.18%) IBM XIV
13 15 (1.04%) Fat Client
13 15 (1.04%) Thin Client
13 15 (1.04%) DTV
14 13 (0.90%) Arduino
14 13 (0.90%) Xbox
15 11 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.62%) RIA
16 9 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 606 (42.05%) UNIX
2 401 (27.83%) Windows
3 248 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 134 (9.30%) Solaris
5 74 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (4.51%) CentOS
7 64 (4.44%) Android
8 59 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 58 (4.02%) HPUX
10 35 (2.43%) Debian
10 35 (2.43%) AIX
11 31 (2.15%) Ubuntu
12 29 (2.01%) Apple iOS
13 24 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (1.46%) SUSE
15 19 (1.32%) Windows 7
16 17 (1.18%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.90%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (20.82%) E-Commerce
3 228 (15.82%) DevOps
4 190 (13.19%) Scrum
5 145 (10.06%) OO
6 140 (9.72%) ITIL
7 130 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (8.95%) Load Balancing
9 125 (8.67%) Project Management
10 103 (7.15%) TDD
11 96 (6.66%) Service Delivery
12 85 (5.90%) Software Engineering
13 78 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 72 (5.00%) Configuration Management
15 69 (4.79%) Incident Management
16 67 (4.65%) MVC
16 67 (4.65%) OO PHP
17 56 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
18 54 (3.75%) BDD
19 51 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 517 (35.88%) Java
2 300 (20.82%) PHP
3 256 (17.77%) SQL
4 233 (16.17%) Bash Shell
5 220 (15.27%) Perl
6 213 (14.78%) JavaScript
7 158 (10.96%) Python
8 139 (9.65%) Shell Script
9 108 (7.49%) Ruby
10 102 (7.08%) PowerShell
11 65 (4.51%) C++
12 55 (3.82%) C#
13 36 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.50%) PHP5
14 33 (2.29%) C
15 15 (1.04%) Embedded C
16 13 (0.90%) Embedded C++
17 8 (0.56%) PHP4
18 6 (0.42%) JCL
18 6 (0.42%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 118 (8.19%) Degree
2 69 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (3.75%) CCNP
4 34 (2.36%) CCNA
5 31 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.80%) OCP
7 26 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
7 26 (1.80%) MCSE
8 23 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.32%) CCSE
10 18 (1.25%) CCIE
11 15 (1.04%) RHCE
11 15 (1.04%) HND
12 14 (0.97%) CISSP
12 14 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.97%) MCSA
13 13 (0.90%) CCSP
14 10 (0.69%) SC Cleared
15 9 (0.62%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.34%) PCI DSS
2 71 (4.93%) SLA
3 43 (2.98%) QA
4 17 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.49%) JTAG
6 6 (0.42%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.069%) COBIT
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.069%) BS7799
System Software
1 229 (15.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (7.36%) Active Directory
3 70 (4.86%) vSphere
4 59 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
5 56 (3.89%) XenApp
6 51 (3.54%) XenServer
7 48 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
8 29 (2.01%) Firmware
9 28 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 27 (1.87%) Varnish
11 24 (1.67%) Hyper-V
12 22 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
13 21 (1.46%) Xen
13 21 (1.46%) VMware ESX
14 19 (1.32%) XenDesktop
15 13 (0.90%) Samba
16 11 (0.76%) Terminal Services
16 11 (0.76%) KVM
17 7 (0.49%) MetaFrame
17 7 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 189 (13.12%) Puppet
2 141 (9.78%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (3.89%) Nagios
4 43 (2.98%) NetBackup
5 28 (1.94%) Cobbler
6 27 (1.87%) Tivoli
7 21 (1.46%) Opsview
8 19 (1.32%) Data Guard
8 19 (1.32%) Graphite
9 18 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 16 (1.11%) OpenView
11 13 (0.90%) ZABBIX
12 12 (0.83%) Cacti
12 12 (0.83%) Salt
13 11 (0.76%) SCCM
14 10 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.69%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
15 7 (0.49%) Control-M
16 5 (0.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 340 (23.59%) Oracle
2 316 (21.93%) VMware
3 293 (20.33%) Red Hat
4 213 (14.78%) Cisco
5 131 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 106 (7.36%) Citrix
7 90 (6.25%) HP
8 88 (6.11%) NetApp
9 67 (4.65%) IBM
10 64 (4.44%) F5
11 60 (4.16%) CheckPoint
12 59 (4.09%) EMC
13 49 (3.40%) Veritas
14 46 (3.19%) Symantec
15 35 (2.43%) CommVault
16 29 (2.01%) Juniper
17 25 (1.73%) Zend
18 23 (1.60%) AppSense
19 21 (1.46%) Facebook
20 19 (1.32%) Blue Coat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £25500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 per annum c£20,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + 5% pension, 25 days holiday, 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package, On call
Posted: 4 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago