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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 598 617 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.53% 8.66% 10.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.63% 37.81% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 482 486 505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1472 1632 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.46% 22.91% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1335 1500
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 -1 371 £42,500 - 75
North Yorkshire +21 101 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South Yorkshire +12 98 £50,000 +42.85% 19
East Yorkshire -10 3 £32,000 -1.53% 4
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 379 (32.59%) Windows
2 344 (29.58%) Python
3 321 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (26.57%) Unix
5 289 (24.85%) Opscode Chef
6 288 (24.76%) Red Hat
7 287 (24.68%) Bash Shell
8 277 (23.82%) Puppet
8 277 (23.82%) PHP
9 272 (23.39%) MySQL
10 259 (22.27%) VMware
11 258 (22.18%) Java
12 243 (20.89%) SQL
13 240 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 233 (20.03%) Oracle
15 224 (19.26%) Firewall
16 221 (19.00%) DevOps
17 211 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
18 207 (17.80%) JavaScript
19 192 (16.51%) Ruby
20 191 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
21 181 (15.56%) Apache
22 179 (15.39%) LAMP
23 163 (14.02%) Shell Script
24 161 (13.84%) Git (software)
24 161 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
25 160 (13.76%) XML
26 159 (13.67%) Jenkins
27 151 (12.98%) SQL Server
28 148 (12.73%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 181 (15.56%) Apache
2 89 (7.65%) Node.js
3 86 (7.39%) Tomcat
4 70 (6.02%) CloudStack
5 58 (4.99%) JBoss
6 48 (4.13%) WebSphere
7 46 (3.96%) OpenStack
8 36 (3.10%) IIS
9 34 (2.92%) WebLogic
10 31 (2.67%) Confluence
11 29 (2.49%) MS Exchange
12 27 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
14 23 (1.98%) CMS
14 23 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
15 21 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (1.46%) nginx
17 16 (1.38%) Jetty
18 13 (1.12%) Apache Solr
19 12 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.43%) MS Office
2 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.69%) Magento
2 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.086%) Line 500
3 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.086%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 161 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.63%) IaaS
4 15 (1.29%) GitHub
5 14 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (1.20%) Office 365
6 12 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.03%) PaaS
7 11 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 11 (0.95%) Amazon Glacier
7 11 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (0.95%) CloudFront
8 10 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.52%) SaaS
10 5 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.43%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.43%) Route 53
10 5 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 224 (19.26%) Firewall
2 136 (11.69%) SAN
3 122 (10.49%) TCP/IP
4 114 (9.80%) DNS
5 82 (7.05%) VPN
6 59 (5.07%) Internet
7 58 (4.99%) NAS
8 51 (4.39%) SSL
9 47 (4.04%) WAN
10 45 (3.87%) HTTP
10 45 (3.87%) VoIP
11 44 (3.78%) LAN
12 42 (3.61%) BGP
13 40 (3.44%) MPLS
14 37 (3.18%) OSPF
14 37 (3.18%) VLAN
15 34 (2.92%) IPsec
16 33 (2.84%) Network Security
17 16 (1.38%) LDAP
18 15 (1.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (23.39%) MySQL
2 151 (12.98%) SQL Server
3 92 (7.91%) MongoDB
4 66 (5.67%) Redis
5 62 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (4.13%) NoSQL
7 46 (3.96%) Hadoop
8 44 (3.78%) Big Data
9 43 (3.70%) Informix
10 35 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (2.49%) Relational Database
12 25 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
13 23 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.89%) CouchDB
15 21 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.63%) Riak
17 18 (1.55%) Oracle Database
18 17 (1.46%) RDBMS
19 14 (1.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 161 (13.84%) Git (software)
2 159 (13.67%) Jenkins
3 60 (5.16%) JIRA
4 56 (4.82%) Subversion
5 48 (4.13%) Maven
6 36 (3.10%) JUnit
7 35 (3.01%) Selenium
8 27 (2.32%) Eclipse
9 26 (2.24%) PHPUnit
10 21 (1.81%) Cucumber
10 21 (1.81%) JMeter
10 21 (1.81%) Mockito
11 19 (1.63%) Ant
11 19 (1.63%) Gradle
12 18 (1.55%) NeoLoad
12 18 (1.55%) Vagrant
13 17 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
14 12 (1.03%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.86%) NUnit
General
1 144 (12.38%) Finance
2 55 (4.73%) Retail
3 37 (3.18%) Games
4 24 (2.06%) Banking
5 20 (1.72%) Marketing
6 15 (1.29%) Back Office
7 14 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.12%) Electronics
9 6 (0.52%) Advertising
10 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.26%) Automotive
11 3 (0.26%) iGaming
12 2 (0.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.086%) Billing
13 1 (0.086%) Law
13 1 (0.086%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 294 (25.28%) Developer
2 148 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 139 (11.95%) Linux Engineer
4 132 (11.35%) PHP Developer
5 116 (9.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 106 (9.11%) Administrator
7 93 (8.00%) Analyst
8 92 (7.91%) Systems Administrator
9 91 (7.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 88 (7.57%) Linux Administrator
11 79 (6.79%) AWS Engineer
12 76 (6.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 74 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
14 64 (5.50%) Java Developer
15 63 (5.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 60 (5.16%) Architect
17 56 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 54 (4.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 50 (4.30%) Python Developer
20 48 (4.13%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (15.39%) LAMP
2 160 (13.76%) XML
3 117 (10.06%) HTML
4 115 (9.89%) Web Services
5 80 (6.88%) CSS
6 79 (6.79%) JSON
7 69 (5.93%) jQuery
8 68 (5.85%) RESTful
9 63 (5.42%) Spring
10 54 (4.64%) .NET
11 53 (4.56%) J2EE
12 51 (4.39%) AngularJS
13 47 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
14 44 (3.78%) ActiveMQ
15 43 (3.70%) Laravel
16 39 (3.35%) Symfony
17 34 (2.92%) REST
17 34 (2.92%) SOAP
18 32 (2.75%) Middleware
19 26 (2.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 72 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (3.53%) Clustering
4 35 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.75%) iPad
7 26 (2.24%) User Experience
8 25 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
9 21 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 20 (1.72%) Cybercrime
11 17 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.46%) Public Cloud
12 15 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
13 14 (1.20%) Digital Media
14 13 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
15 12 (1.03%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.95%) DTV
16 11 (0.95%) IBM XIV
16 11 (0.95%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 379 (32.59%) Windows
2 309 (26.57%) Unix
3 240 (20.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 124 (10.66%) Windows Server
5 74 (6.36%) CentOS
6 69 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (5.42%) Solaris
9 57 (4.90%) Ubuntu
10 37 (3.18%) HPUX
11 28 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (2.32%) Debian
13 24 (2.06%) AIX
14 20 (1.72%) Android
15 19 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
16 16 (1.38%) SUSE
17 11 (0.95%) Apple iOS
18 8 (0.69%) Windows 7
19 7 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 6 (0.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (19.00%) DevOps
3 211 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (12.30%) Scrum
5 142 (12.21%) Configuration Management
6 132 (11.35%) ITIL
7 122 (10.49%) TDD
8 98 (8.43%) High Availability
9 87 (7.48%) Open Source
10 82 (7.05%) Load Balancing
10 82 (7.05%) OO
10 82 (7.05%) Software Engineering
10 82 (7.05%) Web Development
11 76 (6.53%) Mentoring
12 67 (5.76%) E-Commerce
13 66 (5.67%) MVC
14 63 (5.42%) OOP
15 52 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
16 51 (4.39%) Information Security
17 50 (4.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 344 (29.58%) Python
2 287 (24.68%) Bash Shell
3 277 (23.82%) PHP
4 258 (22.18%) Java
5 243 (20.89%) SQL
6 207 (17.80%) JavaScript
7 192 (16.51%) Ruby
8 163 (14.02%) Shell Script
9 148 (12.73%) Perl
10 59 (5.07%) C#
11 56 (4.82%) C++
12 50 (4.30%) PL/SQL
13 44 (3.78%) PowerShell
14 35 (3.01%) VB
15 17 (1.46%) C
15 17 (1.46%) PHP 5
16 13 (1.12%) Lua
17 12 (1.03%) VBScript
18 11 (0.95%) VBA
19 8 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 64 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (4.30%) Degree
3 45 (3.87%) CCNP
4 42 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (2.58%) CCIE
5 30 (2.58%) CCNA
6 28 (2.41%) CISSP
7 27 (2.32%) CCDE
7 27 (2.32%) CCSP
8 25 (2.15%) Security Cleared
9 20 (1.72%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.03%) RHCE
11 10 (0.86%) PhD
12 7 (0.60%) CISM
13 6 (0.52%) CCSA
13 6 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
13 6 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.52%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (0.43%) CEH
15 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.44%) SLA
2 28 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.15%) QA
4 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.43%) SDET
6 4 (0.34%) COBIT
7 3 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.086%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 191 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (8.25%) vSphere
3 72 (6.19%) Active Directory
4 70 (6.02%) Docker
5 46 (3.96%) Xen
6 31 (2.67%) XenServer
7 26 (2.24%) KVM
8 25 (2.15%) Hyper-V
9 23 (1.98%) XenApp
10 21 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (1.55%) vCloud
12 10 (0.86%) NFS
12 10 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.60%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.60%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.52%) Firmware
15 5 (0.43%) Samba
15 5 (0.43%) Squid
15 5 (0.43%) Varnish
16 4 (0.34%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 289 (24.85%) Opscode Chef
2 277 (23.82%) Puppet
3 124 (10.66%) Salt
4 112 (9.63%) Ansible
5 93 (8.00%) Nagios
6 63 (5.42%) Opsview
7 54 (4.64%) Graphite
8 53 (4.56%) Cacti
9 50 (4.30%) Cobbler
10 42 (3.61%) Grafana
11 35 (3.01%) FortiGate
12 31 (2.67%) Tivoli
13 30 (2.58%) CFEngine
14 20 (1.72%) SCCM
15 19 (1.63%) ZABBIX
16 13 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 12 (1.03%) Nessus
18 11 (0.95%) OpenView
18 11 (0.95%) SCOM
19 9 (0.77%) Munin
Vendors
1 288 (24.76%) Red Hat
2 259 (22.27%) VMware
3 233 (20.03%) Oracle
4 147 (12.64%) Cisco
5 142 (12.21%) Microsoft
6 109 (9.37%) HP
7 83 (7.14%) F5
8 52 (4.47%) Citrix
9 50 (4.30%) NetApp
10 44 (3.78%) Zend
11 42 (3.61%) IBM
12 40 (3.44%) Juniper
13 34 (2.92%) Symantec
14 28 (2.41%) 3PAR
15 24 (2.06%) Brocade
15 24 (2.06%) CheckPoint
16 23 (1.98%) SolarWinds
17 22 (1.89%) EnterpriseDB
17 22 (1.89%) Splunk
18 20 (1.72%) Veritas
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum Great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
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