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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 736 616 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.81% 11.12% 9.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.59% 41.04% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 531 479 435
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
1907 1501 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.41% 27.09% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1184 1215
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 528 £40,000 +6.66% 54
North Yorkshire -8 85 £35,000 -6.66% 15
South Yorkshire -16 84 £34,250 +5.38% 16
East Yorkshire -10 22 £30,000 - 6
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 658 (44.13%) UNIX
2 561 (37.63%) Java
3 536 (35.95%) Apache
4 449 (30.11%) Windows
5 366 (24.55%) VMware
6 353 (23.68%) Red Hat
7 340 (22.80%) MySQL
8 339 (22.74%) Oracle
9 307 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 302 (20.25%) E-Commerce
11 295 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 293 (19.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 286 (19.18%) SQL
14 280 (18.78%) Cisco
15 263 (17.64%) PHP
16 250 (16.77%) Perl
17 238 (15.96%) HTML
18 234 (15.69%) Spring
19 217 (14.55%) Bash Shell
20 216 (14.49%) TCP/IP
21 211 (14.15%) JavaScript
22 195 (13.08%) SAN
23 194 (13.01%) Scrum
24 193 (12.94%) ITIL
25 187 (12.54%) DNS
26 173 (11.60%) DevOps
27 170 (11.40%) Puppet
28 168 (11.27%) Shell Script
29 167 (11.20%) Solaris
29 167 (11.20%) Load Balancing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 536 (35.95%) Apache
2 161 (10.80%) Tomcat
3 126 (8.45%) IIS
4 76 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 72 (4.83%) MS Exchange
6 64 (4.29%) WebLogic
7 62 (4.16%) JBoss
8 43 (2.88%) OpenStack
9 34 (2.28%) CMS
10 33 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (1.88%) SharePoint
12 28 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
13 26 (1.74%) Jetty
13 26 (1.74%) Node.js
14 24 (1.61%) nginx
15 23 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
16 21 (1.41%) WordPress
17 11 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 103 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.68%) MS Office
3 28 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 15 (1.01%) MS Project
5 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (1.21%) Magento
2 9 (0.60%) BASE24
3 5 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.67%) Office 365
6 7 (0.47%) IaaS
7 5 (0.34%) SaaS
8 3 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Route 53
10 1 (0.067%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 216 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 195 (13.08%) SAN
3 187 (12.54%) DNS
4 140 (9.39%) Firewall
5 125 (8.38%) Internet
6 119 (7.98%) Cisco IOS
7 107 (7.18%) OSPF
7 107 (7.18%) BGP
8 97 (6.51%) MPLS
9 82 (5.50%) SMTP
10 79 (5.30%) EIGRP
11 75 (5.03%) NAS
12 60 (4.02%) Network Security
13 53 (3.55%) HTTP
14 41 (2.75%) SSL
15 39 (2.62%) DHCP
16 37 (2.48%) VPN
17 25 (1.68%) AMQP
18 22 (1.48%) WAN
19 19 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (22.80%) MySQL
2 136 (9.12%) SQL Server
3 123 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 96 (6.44%) Relational Database
5 80 (5.37%) Oracle Database
6 76 (5.10%) RDBMS
7 41 (2.75%) Big Data
8 39 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
10 35 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (2.28%) MongoDB
12 31 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (1.81%) Redis
14 23 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (1.14%) DB2
16 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
17 13 (0.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
18 11 (0.74%) Informix
19 9 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 110 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 109 (7.31%) Maven
3 96 (6.44%) Jenkins
4 95 (6.37%) Subversion
5 59 (3.96%) JUnit
6 51 (3.42%) Selenium
7 43 (2.88%) Hudson
8 35 (2.35%) Cucumber
9 32 (2.15%) JIRA
10 29 (1.95%) Eclipse
11 26 (1.74%) JBehave
12 20 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (1.14%) PHPUnit
14 16 (1.07%) JMeter
15 15 (1.01%) Behat
15 15 (1.01%) Ant
16 11 (0.74%) Jasmine
17 9 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 9 (0.60%) Toad
18 8 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (5.37%) Finance
2 70 (4.69%) Retail
3 53 (3.55%) Games
4 50 (3.35%) Marketing
5 48 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.28%) Banking
7 22 (1.48%) Advertising
8 13 (0.87%) Automotive
9 9 (0.60%) Back Office
10 8 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.47%) Electronics
11 7 (0.47%) Military
12 5 (0.34%) Legal
12 5 (0.34%) Publishing
13 1 (0.067%) Billing
13 1 (0.067%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 333 (22.33%) Developer
2 197 (13.21%) Administrator
3 173 (11.60%) Architect
4 149 (9.99%) Java Developer
5 135 (9.05%) Analyst
6 128 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
7 120 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 101 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
9 87 (5.84%) PHP Developer
10 76 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 75 (5.03%) Support Analyst
11 75 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
12 74 (4.96%) Java Architect
13 63 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
13 63 (4.23%) UNIX Administrator
14 61 (4.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 61 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
15 54 (3.62%) UNIX Engineer
16 53 (3.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 53 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (15.96%) HTML
2 234 (15.69%) Spring
3 161 (10.80%) Hibernate
4 157 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
5 136 (9.12%) Web Services
6 135 (9.05%) HTML5
7 132 (8.85%) XML
8 120 (8.05%) J2EE
9 118 (7.91%) LAMP
10 112 (7.51%) CSS
11 106 (7.11%) jQuery
12 68 (4.56%) REST
13 53 (3.55%) Spring MVC
14 47 (3.15%) Middleware
15 46 (3.09%) SOAP
16 43 (2.88%) JSON
16 43 (2.88%) .NET
17 42 (2.82%) RESTful
18 41 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
19 40 (2.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 159 (10.66%) Clustering
2 81 (5.43%) Open Source
3 60 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (3.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 47 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.68%) Replication
9 23 (1.54%) RIA
9 23 (1.54%) Symmetrix
10 20 (1.34%) IBM XIV
11 19 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.21%) HP StorageWorks
13 17 (1.14%) Arduino
14 14 (0.94%) User Experience
15 13 (0.87%) Fat Client
15 13 (0.87%) Thin Client
16 9 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
16 9 (0.60%) NHS
17 8 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 658 (44.13%) UNIX
2 449 (30.11%) Windows
3 293 (19.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 167 (11.20%) Solaris
5 94 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (5.30%) HPUX
7 72 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 72 (4.83%) CentOS
8 47 (3.15%) Android
9 39 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (2.55%) Debian
11 33 (2.21%) Ubuntu
12 30 (2.01%) AIX
13 29 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 28 (1.88%) Windows 7
15 24 (1.61%) Windows 8
16 18 (1.21%) Windows XP
17 16 (1.07%) SUSE
18 10 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
19 9 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (20.25%) E-Commerce
3 194 (13.01%) Scrum
4 193 (12.94%) ITIL
5 173 (11.60%) DevOps
6 167 (11.20%) Load Balancing
7 147 (9.86%) Project Management
8 100 (6.71%) OO
9 91 (6.10%) TDD
10 89 (5.97%) Service Delivery
11 82 (5.50%) Software Engineering
12 79 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
13 75 (5.03%) Mentoring
14 74 (4.96%) MVC
15 63 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
16 61 (4.09%) UML
17 60 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
17 60 (4.02%) Configuration Management
18 59 (3.96%) Incident Management
18 59 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 561 (37.63%) Java
2 286 (19.18%) SQL
3 263 (17.64%) PHP
4 250 (16.77%) Perl
5 217 (14.55%) Bash Shell
6 211 (14.15%) JavaScript
7 168 (11.27%) Shell Script
8 118 (7.91%) PowerShell
9 115 (7.71%) Python
10 99 (6.64%) Ruby
11 63 (4.23%) C++
12 43 (2.88%) C#
13 32 (2.15%) PHP5
14 31 (2.08%) C
15 30 (2.01%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.74%) COBOL
17 6 (0.40%) Scala
18 5 (0.34%) XPath
19 4 (0.27%) PL/1
19 4 (0.27%) JCL
Qualifications
1 126 (8.45%) Degree
2 81 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (3.82%) CCNP
4 43 (2.88%) CCNA
4 43 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
6 39 (2.62%) MCSE
7 37 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (1.68%) HND
9 23 (1.54%) MCSA
9 23 (1.54%) CCSE
10 19 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
11 18 (1.21%) OCP
11 18 (1.21%) CCIE
11 18 (1.21%) Security Cleared
12 15 (1.01%) CCSA
13 14 (0.94%) Avaya Certification
14 13 (0.87%) HNC
15 11 (0.74%) CCSP
15 11 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (8.18%) PCI DSS
2 61 (4.09%) SLA
3 54 (3.62%) QA
4 13 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.60%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.067%) JTAG
7 1 (0.067%) COBIT
7 1 (0.067%) BS7799
7 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 295 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (8.79%) Active Directory
3 102 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
4 66 (4.43%) vSphere
5 59 (3.96%) XenServer
6 52 (3.49%) XenApp
7 42 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 39 (2.62%) Oracle RAC
9 29 (1.95%) Hyper-V
10 28 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 19 (1.27%) XenDesktop
12 18 (1.21%) Firmware
13 16 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (1.01%) Varnish
15 10 (0.67%) Squid
16 9 (0.60%) Xen
16 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.60%) Samba
17 8 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
17 8 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 170 (11.40%) Puppet
2 101 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (3.96%) Nagios
4 39 (2.62%) NetBackup
5 27 (1.81%) OpenView
6 25 (1.68%) Opsview
7 18 (1.21%) Data Guard
7 18 (1.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 16 (1.07%) Cacti
8 16 (1.07%) SCCM
9 15 (1.01%) Cobbler
10 12 (0.80%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.80%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.54%) Control-M
12 7 (0.47%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.40%) Foglight
13 6 (0.40%) Salt
14 4 (0.27%) Unicenter
14 4 (0.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 366 (24.55%) VMware
2 353 (23.68%) Red Hat
3 339 (22.74%) Oracle
4 280 (18.78%) Cisco
5 163 (10.93%) Microsoft
6 125 (8.38%) HP
7 118 (7.91%) Citrix
8 92 (6.17%) EMC
9 91 (6.10%) NetApp
10 74 (4.96%) F5
11 70 (4.69%) IBM
12 65 (4.36%) CheckPoint
13 43 (2.88%) Veritas
14 41 (2.75%) Symantec
15 40 (2.68%) CommVault
16 32 (2.15%) Juniper
17 29 (1.95%) Zend
18 28 (1.88%) AppSense
19 18 (1.21%) Brocade
20 17 (1.14%) Atmel
Goole, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary + Benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: salary dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday