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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 593 763 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.03% 10.80% 9.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.38% 38.17% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 473 520 385
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1545 1999 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.53% 28.29% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1540 1089
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 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 2 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 +2 412 £45,000 +12.50% 56
South Yorkshire +2 95 £37,500 +15.38% 16
North Yorkshire -15 67 £40,000 - 7
East Yorkshire -11 13 £35,000 +17.64% 4
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 404 (30.77%) UNIX
2 396 (30.16%) Windows
3 365 (27.80%) Java
4 364 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
5 352 (26.81%) Apache
6 351 (26.73%) PHP
7 311 (23.69%) MySQL
8 305 (23.23%) Oracle
9 275 (20.94%) HTML
9 275 (20.94%) VMware
10 251 (19.12%) SQL
11 229 (17.44%) DevOps
12 216 (16.45%) JavaScript
13 213 (16.22%) E-Commerce
13 213 (16.22%) Cisco
14 212 (16.15%) Red Hat
15 195 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 193 (14.70%) HTML5
17 178 (13.56%) Python
18 172 (13.10%) Firewall
19 171 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 166 (12.64%) CSS
21 165 (12.57%) OO
22 161 (12.26%) Active Directory
23 154 (11.73%) Bash Shell
24 150 (11.42%) Puppet
25 148 (11.27%) Git (software)
26 147 (11.20%) SQL Server
27 143 (10.89%) Spring
28 136 (10.36%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 352 (26.81%) Apache
2 97 (7.39%) Tomcat
3 74 (5.64%) MS Exchange
4 69 (5.26%) Node.js
5 49 (3.73%) CMS
6 46 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 42 (3.20%) IIS
9 38 (2.89%) ExpressionEngine
9 38 (2.89%) concrete5
10 35 (2.67%) SharePoint
11 33 (2.51%) WebSphere
12 31 (2.36%) nginx
13 27 (2.06%) JBoss
14 25 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (1.29%) OpenStack
16 16 (1.22%) WebLogic
17 12 (0.91%) GlassFish
18 10 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (0.76%) Jetty
Applications
1 64 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.98%) MS Office
3 13 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.61%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (2.97%) Magento
2 10 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.076%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.076%) Primavera
6 1 (0.076%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.076%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.07%) PaaS
4 13 (0.99%) SaaS
4 13 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.76%) IaaS
7 9 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.23%) Office 365
11 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.076%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.076%) Heroku
12 1 (0.076%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 172 (13.10%) Firewall
2 128 (9.75%) SAN
3 113 (8.61%) DNS
4 86 (6.55%) TCP/IP
5 75 (5.71%) VPN
6 70 (5.33%) NAS
6 70 (5.33%) Internet
7 64 (4.87%) Network Security
8 54 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
9 52 (3.96%) VoIP
9 52 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
10 44 (3.35%) WAN
10 44 (3.35%) HTTP
11 42 (3.20%) LAN
12 39 (2.97%) SSL
13 38 (2.89%) BGP
14 37 (2.82%) DHCP
15 34 (2.59%) MPLS
16 32 (2.44%) OSPF
17 23 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (23.69%) MySQL
2 147 (11.20%) SQL Server
3 83 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 70 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 63 (4.80%) Riak
6 60 (4.57%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.57%) Oracle Database
7 50 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (3.58%) Oracle Reports
9 40 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 35 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.75%) Redis
14 23 (1.75%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
16 16 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 148 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 55 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 39 (2.97%) Maven
4 38 (2.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 28 (2.13%) Subversion
6 24 (1.83%) JUnit
7 23 (1.75%) Hudson
8 22 (1.68%) Behat
9 19 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 19 (1.45%) JIRA
10 18 (1.37%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.29%) PHPUnit
11 17 (1.29%) Jasmine
12 16 (1.22%) Selenium
13 13 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (0.91%) Ant
15 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.76%) NUnit
16 8 (0.61%) Metasploit
17 5 (0.38%) NetBeans
General
1 84 (6.40%) Finance
2 70 (5.33%) Marketing
3 58 (4.42%) Retail
4 54 (4.11%) Banking
5 48 (3.66%) Games
6 21 (1.60%) Advertising
7 13 (0.99%) Automotive
8 8 (0.61%) Electronics
9 7 (0.53%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.38%) Legal
11 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.076%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.076%) Publishing
13 1 (0.076%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 378 (28.79%) Developer
2 133 (10.13%) Architect
2 133 (10.13%) Administrator
3 106 (8.07%) PHP Developer
3 106 (8.07%) Systems Administrator
4 96 (7.31%) Analyst
5 86 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 69 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 67 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 64 (4.87%) Java Developer
9 63 (4.80%) Web Developer
10 57 (4.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 55 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
13 47 (3.58%) Software Engineer
14 46 (3.50%) Infrastructure Architect
15 44 (3.35%) Front-End Developer
16 43 (3.27%) Support Analyst
17 41 (3.12%) Linux Administrator
18 38 (2.89%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (20.94%) HTML
2 193 (14.70%) HTML5
3 166 (12.64%) CSS
4 143 (10.89%) Spring
5 118 (8.99%) Web Services
6 113 (8.61%) ActiveMQ
7 107 (8.15%) LAMP
8 104 (7.92%) jQuery
9 103 (7.84%) .NET
10 101 (7.69%) XML
11 83 (6.32%) AngularJS
12 69 (5.26%) CSS3
13 68 (5.18%) Sass
14 64 (4.87%) J2EE
15 57 (4.34%) LESS
15 57 (4.34%) Symfony
16 55 (4.19%) Apache Camel
17 53 (4.04%) Hibernate
18 41 (3.12%) Spring Integration
18 41 (3.12%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 55 (4.19%) Clustering
4 54 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 44 (3.35%) User Experience
6 32 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 26 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.22%) Xbox
10 15 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.07%) STB
11 14 (1.07%) E-Learning
12 12 (0.91%) Fat Client
12 12 (0.91%) Thin Client
13 11 (0.84%) LPAR
13 11 (0.84%) iPhone
14 10 (0.76%) RIA
14 10 (0.76%) Replication
15 9 (0.69%) Private Cloud
15 9 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 404 (30.77%) UNIX
2 396 (30.16%) Windows
3 171 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 116 (8.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (4.80%) Solaris
7 54 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (3.88%) Android
9 50 (3.81%) CentOS
10 34 (2.59%) Debian
11 31 (2.36%) AIX
12 29 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 27 (2.06%) Ubuntu
14 22 (1.68%) HPUX
15 19 (1.45%) Windows 8
16 17 (1.29%) Windows XP
17 16 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
18 14 (1.07%) Windows 7
18 14 (1.07%) SUSE
19 11 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (17.44%) DevOps
3 213 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 165 (12.57%) OO
5 118 (8.99%) ITIL
6 101 (7.69%) Scrum
7 97 (7.39%) TDD
8 90 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 83 (6.32%) Service Delivery
9 83 (6.32%) Configuration Management
10 77 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (5.86%) SDLC
11 76 (5.79%) Project Management
11 76 (5.79%) MVC
11 76 (5.79%) Unit Testing
12 71 (5.41%) Open Source
13 68 (5.18%) Load Balancing
14 51 (3.88%) OO PHP
15 49 (3.73%) Incident Management
16 48 (3.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 365 (27.80%) Java
2 351 (26.73%) PHP
3 251 (19.12%) SQL
4 216 (16.45%) JavaScript
5 178 (13.56%) Python
6 154 (11.73%) Bash Shell
7 136 (10.36%) Perl
8 108 (8.23%) Ruby
9 95 (7.24%) Shell Script
10 67 (5.10%) C++
11 62 (4.72%) PL/SQL
12 57 (4.34%) PowerShell
13 46 (3.50%) C#
14 37 (2.82%) C
15 18 (1.37%) PHP5
16 17 (1.29%) VB
17 15 (1.14%) Embedded C
18 13 (0.99%) Embedded C++
18 13 (0.99%) PHP4
19 12 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (5.71%) Degree
2 57 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (2.82%) CCNP
4 35 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.06%) CCNA
7 25 (1.90%) MCSE
7 25 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (1.68%) CCSE
9 16 (1.22%) SC Cleared
10 15 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
10 15 (1.14%) RHCE
11 14 (1.07%) MCSA
12 13 (0.99%) OCP
13 12 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.84%) CCSA
14 11 (0.84%) ISEB
15 10 (0.76%) HND
15 10 (0.76%) Check Point Certification
16 8 (0.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.18%) SLA
2 36 (2.74%) QA
3 34 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.76%) JTAG
5 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 195 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (12.26%) Active Directory
3 43 (3.27%) XenApp
4 41 (3.12%) vSphere
5 36 (2.74%) VMware ESX
6 30 (2.28%) Hyper-V
7 29 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (1.45%) Varnish
9 18 (1.37%) Firmware
10 15 (1.14%) Terminal Services
10 15 (1.14%) Xen
11 14 (1.07%) XenServer
11 14 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.76%) NFS
13 9 (0.69%) KVM
13 9 (0.69%) Squid
14 7 (0.53%) vCloud
15 6 (0.46%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 150 (11.42%) Puppet
2 101 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (3.66%) Nagios
4 38 (2.89%) Cobbler
5 28 (2.13%) Salt
5 28 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 20 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (1.14%) Opsview
9 14 (1.07%) OpenView
10 10 (0.76%) Data Guard
11 9 (0.69%) Nessus
12 8 (0.61%) SCCM
12 8 (0.61%) Plesk
12 8 (0.61%) cPanel
12 8 (0.61%) Webmin
13 6 (0.46%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.46%) Oracle Statspack
13 6 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 305 (23.23%) Oracle
2 275 (20.94%) VMware
3 213 (16.22%) Cisco
4 212 (16.15%) Red Hat
5 124 (9.44%) Microsoft
6 89 (6.78%) Citrix
7 86 (6.55%) CheckPoint
8 77 (5.86%) NetApp
9 57 (4.34%) HP
9 57 (4.34%) IBM
10 50 (3.81%) F5
11 44 (3.35%) Juniper
12 41 (3.12%) Zend
13 38 (2.89%) Facebook
14 31 (2.36%) EMC
15 27 (2.06%) Business Objects
16 22 (1.68%) Symantec
16 22 (1.68%) Dell
17 21 (1.60%) CommVault
17 21 (1.60%) Infoblox
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£47,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £64,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £48,000 to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday