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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 702 759 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.18% 10.75% 9.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.79% 39.63% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 583 537 382
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1680 1915 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.36% 27.12% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1479 1024
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -1 486 £45,000 +5.88% 75
South Yorkshire +4 127 £39,000 +13.04% 19
North Yorkshire -17 71 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Yorkshire -10 7 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 458 (34.62%) Windows
2 407 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (28.65%) UNIX
4 359 (27.14%) Java
5 348 (26.30%) PHP
6 324 (24.49%) Apache
7 313 (23.66%) MySQL
8 312 (23.58%) Oracle
9 310 (23.43%) VMware
10 297 (22.45%) SQL
11 268 (20.26%) HTML
12 250 (18.90%) Python
13 234 (17.69%) Cisco
14 227 (17.16%) JavaScript
15 226 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
16 225 (17.01%) DevOps
17 219 (16.55%) Red Hat
18 184 (13.91%) Perl
19 183 (13.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 182 (13.76%) Bash Shell
21 178 (13.45%) E-Commerce
22 174 (13.15%) Firewall
22 174 (13.15%) Puppet
23 172 (13.00%) Active Directory
24 171 (12.93%) SQL Server
25 152 (11.49%) CSS
26 149 (11.26%) Microsoft
27 146 (11.04%) HTML5
28 137 (10.36%) ITIL
29 136 (10.28%) Ruby

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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
1 324 (24.49%) Apache
2 92 (6.95%) Tomcat
3 86 (6.50%) Node.js
4 67 (5.06%) MS Exchange
5 51 (3.85%) IIS
6 44 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 37 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (2.65%) OpenStack
9 32 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (2.42%) SharePoint
10 31 (2.34%) JBoss
10 31 (2.34%) CMS
11 29 (2.19%) nginx
12 28 (2.12%) WebLogic
13 26 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (1.28%) concrete5
14 17 (1.28%) ExpressionEngine
15 15 (1.13%) Confluence
15 15 (1.13%) Apache Pig
16 14 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 73 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.34%) MS Office
3 19 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.60%) Fireworks
4 8 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.30%) MS Project
5 4 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.36%) Magento
2 14 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.076%) Primavera
7 1 (0.076%) Unica
7 1 (0.076%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.076%) Summit
7 1 (0.076%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 62 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.60%) IaaS
7 6 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.45%) Office 365
7 6 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.45%) SaaS
8 4 (0.30%) PaaS
8 4 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
9 3 (0.23%) Heroku
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.076%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.076%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.076%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 174 (13.15%) Firewall
2 122 (9.22%) SAN
3 113 (8.54%) DNS
4 98 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 84 (6.35%) NAS
6 66 (4.99%) Internet
7 65 (4.91%) WAN
7 65 (4.91%) Network Security
8 60 (4.54%) VPN
9 57 (4.31%) LAN
10 56 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
11 51 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (3.78%) VoIP
13 39 (2.95%) MPLS
14 38 (2.87%) HTTP
15 36 (2.72%) DHCP
16 33 (2.49%) SSL
17 27 (2.04%) BGP
18 22 (1.66%) LDAP
19 21 (1.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (23.66%) MySQL
2 171 (12.93%) SQL Server
3 83 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 80 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 67 (5.06%) Riak
6 64 (4.84%) MongoDB
7 59 (4.46%) Oracle Database
8 51 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 42 (3.17%) RDBMS
10 41 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
11 40 (3.02%) Redis
12 38 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (1.13%) BusinessObjects XI
16 15 (1.13%) Apache Hive
16 15 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 115 (8.69%) Git (software)
2 64 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 43 (3.25%) Maven
4 30 (2.27%) Subversion
5 26 (1.97%) JUnit
6 23 (1.74%) Metasploit
7 22 (1.66%) JIRA
8 19 (1.44%) Selenium
9 17 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 15 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.13%) Hudson
11 13 (0.98%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.98%) Visual Studio
11 13 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (0.91%) Ant
12 12 (0.91%) PHPUnit
13 10 (0.76%) Behat
13 10 (0.76%) PowerBuilder
14 9 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 107 (8.09%) Finance
2 56 (4.23%) Games
3 50 (3.78%) Retail
4 48 (3.63%) Banking
5 43 (3.25%) Marketing
6 13 (0.98%) Advertising
6 13 (0.98%) Electronics
7 9 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.68%) Back Office
8 7 (0.53%) Automotive
9 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.30%) Legal
11 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.076%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 357 (26.98%) Developer
2 134 (10.13%) Administrator
3 132 (9.98%) Architect
4 104 (7.86%) Analyst
5 101 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
6 89 (6.73%) PHP Developer
7 75 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 64 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 57 (4.31%) Technical Leader
10 56 (4.23%) Software Engineer
11 52 (3.93%) Web Developer
12 51 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
12 51 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
13 47 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 47 (3.55%) Java Developer
14 45 (3.40%) Support Analyst
15 41 (3.10%) Network Engineer
16 40 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
16 40 (3.02%) Linux Administrator
17 38 (2.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (20.26%) HTML
2 152 (11.49%) CSS
3 146 (11.04%) HTML5
4 129 (9.75%) LAMP
5 128 (9.67%) Spring
6 108 (8.16%) Web Services
7 102 (7.71%) .NET
8 92 (6.95%) XML
9 89 (6.73%) ActiveMQ
10 84 (6.35%) jQuery
11 78 (5.90%) AngularJS
12 54 (4.08%) Middleware
13 53 (4.01%) Apache Camel
14 47 (3.55%) J2EE
14 47 (3.55%) Symfony
15 45 (3.40%) Java EE
15 45 (3.40%) Hibernate
16 44 (3.33%) CSS3
17 36 (2.72%) Sass
18 35 (2.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 41 (3.10%) Clustering
4 32 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 27 (2.04%) User Experience
6 25 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.66%) Private Cloud
8 21 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.59%) Computer Science
9 12 (0.91%) RIA
9 12 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (0.91%) Replication
10 11 (0.83%) W3C
11 10 (0.76%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.76%) NHS
12 9 (0.68%) DTV
13 8 (0.60%) CMDB
13 8 (0.60%) Online Banking
14 7 (0.53%) Fat Client
14 7 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 458 (34.62%) Windows
2 379 (28.65%) UNIX
3 183 (13.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 124 (9.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 92 (6.95%) Solaris
7 70 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (4.16%) Debian
9 52 (3.93%) CentOS
10 38 (2.87%) Ubuntu
11 37 (2.80%) Android
11 37 (2.80%) AIX
12 32 (2.42%) Apple iOS
13 30 (2.27%) Windows 8
14 26 (1.97%) Windows XP
15 19 (1.44%) Mac OS X
15 19 (1.44%) SUSE
15 19 (1.44%) Windows 7
16 17 (1.28%) zOS
17 15 (1.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (17.01%) DevOps
3 178 (13.45%) E-Commerce
4 137 (10.36%) ITIL
5 120 (9.07%) OO
6 115 (8.69%) Software Engineering
7 112 (8.47%) TDD
8 109 (8.24%) Open Source
9 96 (7.26%) Configuration Management
10 81 (6.12%) Scrum
11 80 (6.05%) Service Delivery
12 73 (5.52%) MVC
13 72 (5.44%) Unit Testing
14 71 (5.37%) Project Management
15 65 (4.91%) SDLC
16 64 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (4.69%) Load Balancing
18 58 (4.38%) BDD
19 53 (4.01%) Software Delivery
20 52 (3.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 359 (27.14%) Java
2 348 (26.30%) PHP
3 297 (22.45%) SQL
4 250 (18.90%) Python
5 227 (17.16%) JavaScript
6 184 (13.91%) Perl
7 182 (13.76%) Bash Shell
8 136 (10.28%) Ruby
9 102 (7.71%) C++
10 94 (7.11%) Shell Script
11 87 (6.58%) PowerShell
12 67 (5.06%) PL/SQL
13 47 (3.55%) C#
14 44 (3.33%) C
15 31 (2.34%) VB
16 29 (2.19%) Scala
17 21 (1.59%) T-SQL
18 19 (1.44%) Groovy
19 16 (1.21%) PHP5
20 15 (1.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (5.37%) Degree
2 54 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
5 31 (2.34%) CCNP
6 29 (2.19%) Security Cleared
7 26 (1.97%) CCNA
8 21 (1.59%) MCSE
8 21 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (1.13%) ISEB
10 14 (1.06%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.83%) HND
12 10 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.76%) CCSE
13 9 (0.68%) RHCE
14 8 (0.60%) PMP
14 8 (0.60%) PMI Certification
15 7 (0.53%) Check Point Certification
15 7 (0.53%) CCSA
15 7 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.14%) SLA
2 34 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 31 (2.34%) QA
4 15 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.30%) COBIT
6 4 (0.30%) JTAG
7 2 (0.15%) BS25999
System Software
1 226 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 50 (3.78%) vSphere
4 45 (3.40%) VMware ESX
5 42 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 35 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
7 34 (2.57%) XenApp
8 24 (1.81%) XenServer
9 20 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (1.51%) KVM
10 17 (1.28%) Xen
11 13 (0.98%) Docker
12 12 (0.91%) NFS
12 12 (0.91%) Terminal Services
13 11 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.83%) vCloud
13 11 (0.83%) Varnish
14 10 (0.76%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.53%) qmail
15 7 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 174 (13.15%) Puppet
2 131 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (5.06%) Nagios
4 42 (3.17%) Salt
4 42 (3.17%) Cobbler
5 24 (1.81%) Nessus
6 22 (1.66%) OpenView
6 22 (1.66%) Tivoli
7 19 (1.44%) Vagrant
8 17 (1.28%) Ansible
9 16 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (1.13%) SCCM
11 13 (0.98%) Data Guard
12 11 (0.83%) NetBackup
13 10 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.76%) Oracle Statspack
14 9 (0.68%) Opsview
14 9 (0.68%) Pingdom
15 8 (0.60%) cPanel
15 8 (0.60%) Webmin
Vendors
1 312 (23.58%) Oracle
2 310 (23.43%) VMware
3 234 (17.69%) Cisco
4 219 (16.55%) Red Hat
5 149 (11.26%) Microsoft
6 95 (7.18%) Citrix
7 87 (6.58%) HP
8 86 (6.50%) NetApp
9 69 (5.22%) IBM
10 61 (4.61%) CheckPoint
11 53 (4.01%) F5
12 45 (3.40%) Zend
12 45 (3.40%) EMC
13 36 (2.72%) Juniper
14 33 (2.49%) Splunk
15 27 (2.04%) Fortinet
16 24 (1.81%) Business Objects
17 21 (1.59%) Dell Compellent
18 18 (1.36%) SaltStack
18 18 (1.36%) Dell
Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + dependent on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago