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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 695 548 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.48% 10.24% 9.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.73% 40.00% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 485 437 443
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,200
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
1842 1370 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.13% 25.61% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1113 1249
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 16 September 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 16 September 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 0 513 £40,000 - 55
North Yorkshire +3 89 £40,000 +14.28% 13
South Yorkshire -22 69 £35,000 - 17
East Yorkshire -6 14 £30,000 - 6
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 673 (44.22%) UNIX
2 591 (38.83%) Java
3 556 (36.53%) Apache
4 462 (30.35%) Windows
5 376 (24.70%) VMware
6 370 (24.31%) Red Hat
7 336 (22.08%) MySQL
8 325 (21.35%) Oracle
9 313 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 309 (20.30%) SQL
11 308 (20.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 300 (19.71%) Cisco
13 294 (19.32%) E-Commerce
14 291 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
15 262 (17.21%) Spring
16 256 (16.82%) Perl
17 253 (16.62%) PHP
18 235 (15.44%) HTML
19 226 (14.85%) TCP/IP
20 215 (14.13%) Tomcat
21 213 (13.99%) JavaScript
22 202 (13.27%) DNS
23 200 (13.14%) Bash Shell
24 195 (12.81%) ITIL
25 194 (12.75%) SAN
26 193 (12.68%) Scrum
27 188 (12.35%) Clustering
27 188 (12.35%) Microsoft
28 172 (11.30%) Shell Script
29 167 (10.97%) Hibernate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 556 (36.53%) Apache
2 215 (14.13%) Tomcat
3 124 (8.15%) IIS
4 90 (5.91%) WebSphere
5 81 (5.32%) WebLogic
6 72 (4.73%) MS Exchange
7 40 (2.63%) OpenStack
8 37 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 34 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
11 31 (2.04%) CMS
12 29 (1.91%) Office Communications Server
13 28 (1.84%) SharePoint
14 22 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 20 (1.31%) WordPress
16 19 (1.25%) Jetty
17 16 (1.05%) Node.js
18 14 (0.92%) nginx
19 13 (0.85%) GlassFish
20 11 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 113 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 45 (2.96%) MS Office
3 22 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.66%) MS Project
5 10 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (1.45%) Magento
2 10 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.53%) BASE24
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.13%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.99%) Office 365
6 8 (0.53%) SaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.066%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 226 (14.85%) TCP/IP
2 202 (13.27%) DNS
3 194 (12.75%) SAN
4 153 (10.05%) Firewall
5 130 (8.54%) Internet
6 127 (8.34%) Cisco IOS
7 117 (7.69%) BGP
7 117 (7.69%) OSPF
8 102 (6.70%) MPLS
9 85 (5.58%) EIGRP
10 79 (5.19%) SMTP
11 70 (4.60%) NAS
12 66 (4.34%) HTTP
13 53 (3.48%) Network Security
14 52 (3.42%) VPN
15 40 (2.63%) DHCP
16 36 (2.37%) SSL
17 34 (2.23%) AMQP
18 24 (1.58%) WAN
19 21 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (22.08%) MySQL
2 145 (9.53%) SQL Server
3 113 (7.42%) NoSQL
4 89 (5.85%) Relational Database
5 81 (5.32%) Oracle Database
6 68 (4.47%) RDBMS
7 42 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 36 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 32 (2.10%) Big Data
12 26 (1.71%) Oracle ODI
13 25 (1.64%) Redis
14 21 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (1.25%) MongoDB
16 16 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (0.99%) DB2
18 12 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
19 10 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 130 (8.54%) Maven
2 99 (6.50%) Subversion
3 86 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 75 (4.93%) Jenkins
5 49 (3.22%) Hudson
6 45 (2.96%) Selenium
6 45 (2.96%) JUnit
7 40 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 26 (1.71%) JBehave
9 25 (1.64%) JIRA
10 21 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
11 18 (1.18%) Eclipse
12 16 (1.05%) JMeter
13 13 (0.85%) PHPUnit
14 11 (0.72%) Ant
15 10 (0.66%) Toad
16 7 (0.46%) Behat
17 6 (0.39%) CruiseControl
17 6 (0.39%) TeamCity
18 5 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 89 (5.85%) Finance
2 63 (4.14%) Retail
3 56 (3.68%) Games
4 52 (3.42%) Marketing
5 40 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.37%) Banking
7 18 (1.18%) Advertising
8 11 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.59%) Automotive
10 8 (0.53%) Back Office
11 7 (0.46%) Publishing
12 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.33%) Legal
12 5 (0.33%) Military
13 3 (0.20%) Electronics
14 1 (0.066%) Billing
Job Titles
1 362 (23.78%) Developer
2 198 (13.01%) Administrator
3 179 (11.76%) Architect
4 178 (11.70%) Java Developer
5 147 (9.66%) Analyst
6 117 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 115 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 87 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
9 85 (5.58%) Senior Developer
10 78 (5.12%) Java Architect
11 76 (4.99%) PHP Developer
12 75 (4.93%) Linux Administrator
13 69 (4.53%) Support Analyst
14 68 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
15 60 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 54 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
16 54 (3.55%) UNIX Administrator
17 53 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
17 53 (3.48%) DBA
18 49 (3.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (17.21%) Spring
2 235 (15.44%) HTML
3 167 (10.97%) Hibernate
4 156 (10.25%) ActiveMQ
5 142 (9.33%) XML
6 131 (8.61%) Web Services
6 131 (8.61%) LAMP
7 121 (7.95%) HTML5
7 121 (7.95%) J2EE
8 106 (6.96%) CSS
9 102 (6.70%) jQuery
9 102 (6.70%) REST
10 67 (4.40%) Middleware
11 58 (3.81%) Spring MVC
12 50 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
13 47 (3.09%) .NET
14 43 (2.83%) SOAP
15 40 (2.63%) JSON
16 38 (2.50%) RESTful
17 34 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 188 (12.35%) Clustering
2 101 (6.64%) Open Source
3 70 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 56 (3.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 40 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 33 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 32 (2.10%) Symmetrix
8 32 (2.10%) RIA
9 24 (1.58%) HP StorageWorks
10 22 (1.45%) Replication
11 18 (1.18%) Firmware
11 18 (1.18%) IBM XIV
12 17 (1.12%) Arduino
13 15 (0.99%) Data Integration
14 13 (0.85%) Fat Client
14 13 (0.85%) Thin Client
15 10 (0.66%) IVR
16 9 (0.59%) Mobile App
17 8 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 673 (44.22%) UNIX
2 462 (30.35%) Windows
3 308 (20.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 162 (10.64%) Solaris
5 108 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (6.37%) HPUX
7 82 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (5.19%) CentOS
9 49 (3.22%) Android
10 46 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (2.43%) AIX
12 36 (2.37%) Debian
13 35 (2.30%) Ubuntu
14 31 (2.04%) Windows 7
15 26 (1.71%) Apple iOS
16 24 (1.58%) Windows 8
17 20 (1.31%) Windows XP
18 15 (0.99%) Fedora
19 13 (0.85%) SUSE
20 11 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (19.32%) E-Commerce
2 291 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (12.81%) ITIL
4 193 (12.68%) Scrum
5 162 (10.64%) Load Balancing
6 138 (9.07%) Project Management
7 136 (8.94%) DevOps
8 97 (6.37%) UML
9 79 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 79 (5.19%) Software Engineering
10 77 (5.06%) Service Delivery
11 75 (4.93%) Technical Architecture
12 73 (4.80%) MVC
13 71 (4.66%) Mentoring
14 69 (4.53%) TDD
15 66 (4.34%) OO
16 65 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 59 (3.88%) Performance Monitoring
18 57 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (3.61%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 591 (38.83%) Java
2 309 (20.30%) SQL
3 256 (16.82%) Perl
4 253 (16.62%) PHP
5 213 (13.99%) JavaScript
6 200 (13.14%) Bash Shell
7 172 (11.30%) Shell Script
8 114 (7.49%) Python
9 110 (7.23%) PowerShell
10 92 (6.04%) Ruby
11 65 (4.27%) C++
12 41 (2.69%) C
13 35 (2.30%) C#
14 24 (1.58%) PHP5
15 23 (1.51%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.38%) COBOL
17 6 (0.39%) Scala
18 5 (0.33%) XPath
18 5 (0.33%) T-SQL
19 4 (0.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 122 (8.02%) Degree
2 89 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (4.34%) CCNP
4 53 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
5 51 (3.35%) CCNA
6 50 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (2.89%) MCSE
8 37 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 35 (2.30%) CCSE
10 31 (2.04%) MCSA
11 25 (1.64%) CCSA
12 24 (1.58%) HND
13 18 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
14 17 (1.12%) Security Cleared
14 17 (1.12%) RHCA
14 17 (1.12%) RHCE
14 17 (1.12%) OCP
14 17 (1.12%) CCIE
15 12 (0.79%) Avaya Certification
16 11 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (8.54%) PCI DSS
2 63 (4.14%) QA
3 45 (2.96%) SLA
4 8 (0.53%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.066%) JTAG
8 1 (0.066%) COBIT
8 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.066%) BS7799
System Software
1 313 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (9.46%) Active Directory
3 110 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
4 70 (4.60%) vSphere
5 63 (4.14%) VMware ESX
6 57 (3.75%) XenServer
7 52 (3.42%) XenApp
8 38 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
9 29 (1.91%) Hyper-V
10 26 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 19 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (0.85%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.72%) Xen
13 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.59%) Squid
15 7 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.46%) MetaFrame
16 6 (0.39%) Terminal Services
17 5 (0.33%) qmail
Systems Management
1 125 (8.21%) Puppet
2 75 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (4.14%) Nagios
4 31 (2.04%) OpenView
5 30 (1.97%) Opsview
6 25 (1.64%) NetBackup
7 22 (1.45%) Data Guard
8 17 (1.12%) Cacti
8 17 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 14 (0.92%) SCCM
10 12 (0.79%) Foglight
11 8 (0.53%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.46%) HP SIM
12 7 (0.46%) HP NNM
12 7 (0.46%) Control-M
13 6 (0.39%) Cobbler
13 6 (0.39%) Plesk
13 6 (0.39%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
14 5 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 376 (24.70%) VMware
2 370 (24.31%) Red Hat
3 325 (21.35%) Oracle
4 300 (19.71%) Cisco
5 188 (12.35%) Microsoft
6 127 (8.34%) HP
7 123 (8.08%) Citrix
8 99 (6.50%) EMC
9 85 (5.58%) NetApp
10 73 (4.80%) F5
11 71 (4.66%) IBM
12 67 (4.40%) JBoss
12 67 (4.40%) CheckPoint
13 45 (2.96%) CommVault
14 39 (2.56%) Veritas
15 38 (2.50%) Symantec
16 31 (2.04%) Juniper
17 29 (1.91%) AppSense
18 28 (1.84%) Zend
19 22 (1.45%) Brocade
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + 20% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £19000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £19000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday