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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 751 697 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.10% 11.70% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.38% 42.19% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 580 523 441
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
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
1957 1652 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.32% 27.73% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1264 1206
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +1 508 £41,500 +3.75% 67
South Yorkshire -11 92 £34,000 +4.61% 18
North Yorkshire +1 91 £35,000 -17.64% 27
East Yorkshire -1 40 £30,000 - 7
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 622 (42.46%) UNIX
2 538 (36.72%) Java
3 512 (34.95%) Apache
4 428 (29.22%) Windows
5 341 (23.28%) Oracle
5 341 (23.28%) VMware
6 333 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 333 (22.73%) MySQL
7 319 (21.77%) Red Hat
8 295 (20.14%) E-Commerce
9 289 (19.73%) PHP
10 275 (18.77%) SQL
11 269 (18.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 259 (17.68%) HTML
13 258 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 245 (16.72%) Perl
15 237 (16.18%) Bash Shell
16 236 (16.11%) Cisco
17 224 (15.29%) Spring
18 217 (14.81%) JavaScript
19 202 (13.79%) DevOps
20 198 (13.52%) TCP/IP
21 194 (13.24%) Scrum
22 191 (13.04%) SAN
23 190 (12.97%) Puppet
24 182 (12.42%) DNS
25 165 (11.26%) ITIL
26 161 (10.99%) Hibernate
27 159 (10.85%) HTML5
28 157 (10.72%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 512 (34.95%) Apache
2 143 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 111 (7.58%) IIS
4 73 (4.98%) MS Exchange
4 73 (4.98%) WebSphere
5 65 (4.44%) JBoss
6 56 (3.82%) WebLogic
7 48 (3.28%) Node.js
8 39 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 38 (2.59%) CMS
10 35 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 32 (2.18%) OpenStack
12 30 (2.05%) nginx
13 28 (1.91%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.84%) Jetty
14 27 (1.84%) Office Communications Server
15 26 (1.77%) WordPress
16 15 (1.02%) ExpressionEngine
16 15 (1.02%) concrete5
17 11 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 92 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.07%) MS Office
3 27 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.37%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.96%) MS Project
6 9 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (1.64%) Magento
2 10 (0.68%) BASE24
3 6 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.82%) IaaS
6 7 (0.48%) PaaS
6 7 (0.48%) Office 365
7 5 (0.34%) SaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Route 53
8 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.068%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 198 (13.52%) TCP/IP
2 191 (13.04%) SAN
3 182 (12.42%) DNS
4 130 (8.87%) Firewall
5 127 (8.67%) Internet
6 99 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
7 94 (6.42%) OSPF
7 94 (6.42%) BGP
8 85 (5.80%) MPLS
9 73 (4.98%) NAS
10 72 (4.91%) SMTP
11 62 (4.23%) EIGRP
12 60 (4.10%) Network Security
13 43 (2.94%) HTTP
14 42 (2.87%) DHCP
15 40 (2.73%) VPN
15 40 (2.73%) SSL
16 28 (1.91%) WAN
17 26 (1.77%) LAN
18 24 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (22.73%) MySQL
2 141 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 131 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 87 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 80 (5.46%) Oracle Database
6 70 (4.78%) RDBMS
7 53 (3.62%) MongoDB
8 44 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
10 38 (2.59%) Big Data
11 34 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 33 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (2.12%) Redis
14 24 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (1.43%) DB2
16 18 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (0.96%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 14 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
18 13 (0.89%) Informix
19 9 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 142 (9.69%) Git (software)
2 114 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 103 (7.03%) Maven
4 102 (6.96%) Subversion
5 65 (4.44%) JUnit
6 49 (3.34%) Selenium
7 42 (2.87%) Hudson
8 36 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 32 (2.18%) JIRA
10 28 (1.91%) Cucumber
11 24 (1.64%) JBehave
12 22 (1.50%) Behat
13 20 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (1.30%) Jasmine
15 18 (1.23%) PHPUnit
16 17 (1.16%) Ant
17 16 (1.09%) JMeter
18 15 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 12 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 10 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (5.73%) Finance
2 77 (5.26%) Retail
3 56 (3.82%) Games
4 53 (3.62%) Marketing
5 52 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.18%) Advertising
6 32 (2.18%) Banking
7 16 (1.09%) Automotive
8 10 (0.68%) Electronics
9 9 (0.61%) Back Office
10 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.41%) Military
11 5 (0.34%) Legal
12 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.068%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.068%) Publishing
13 1 (0.068%) French Language
13 1 (0.068%) German Language
13 1 (0.068%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.068%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 329 (22.46%) Developer
2 188 (12.83%) Administrator
3 155 (10.58%) Architect
4 137 (9.35%) Java Developer
5 124 (8.46%) Systems Administrator
6 114 (7.78%) Analyst
7 113 (7.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 100 (6.83%) PHP Developer
9 96 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
10 75 (5.12%) Senior Developer
10 75 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
11 73 (4.98%) Support Analyst
12 72 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
13 69 (4.71%) Java Architect
14 65 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
15 64 (4.37%) Web Developer
16 60 (4.10%) UNIX Administrator
17 58 (3.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
18 57 (3.89%) UNIX Engineer
19 49 (3.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (17.68%) HTML
2 224 (15.29%) Spring
3 161 (10.99%) Hibernate
4 159 (10.85%) HTML5
5 151 (10.31%) ActiveMQ
6 135 (9.22%) CSS
7 128 (8.74%) Web Services
8 127 (8.67%) XML
9 116 (7.92%) jQuery
10 112 (7.65%) LAMP
11 111 (7.58%) J2EE
12 52 (3.55%) AngularJS
13 50 (3.41%) REST
14 47 (3.21%) Sass
14 47 (3.21%) .NET
14 47 (3.21%) Spring MVC
15 46 (3.14%) RESTful
16 44 (3.00%) JSON
16 44 (3.00%) Middleware
17 42 (2.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 135 (9.22%) Clustering
2 73 (4.98%) Open Source
3 67 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 50 (3.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 42 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.05%) Mobile App
8 29 (1.98%) Replication
9 28 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.77%) User Experience
11 21 (1.43%) IBM XIV
12 14 (0.96%) Arduino
12 14 (0.96%) Thin Client
12 14 (0.96%) Fat Client
12 14 (0.96%) RIA
13 12 (0.82%) STB
14 11 (0.75%) Symmetrix
15 10 (0.68%) DTV
15 10 (0.68%) Mainframe
15 10 (0.68%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 622 (42.46%) UNIX
2 428 (29.22%) Windows
3 269 (18.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 152 (10.38%) Solaris
5 84 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (4.78%) CentOS
7 69 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 63 (4.30%) HPUX
9 52 (3.55%) Android
10 39 (2.66%) Debian
11 33 (2.25%) Ubuntu
12 29 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (1.91%) AIX
14 27 (1.84%) Apple iOS
15 23 (1.57%) Windows 7
16 21 (1.43%) SUSE
17 20 (1.37%) Windows 8
18 14 (0.96%) Windows XP
19 12 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
20 10 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (20.14%) E-Commerce
3 202 (13.79%) DevOps
4 194 (13.24%) Scrum
5 165 (11.26%) ITIL
6 146 (9.97%) Load Balancing
7 132 (9.01%) Project Management
8 127 (8.67%) OO
9 111 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 102 (6.96%) TDD
11 91 (6.21%) Service Delivery
12 85 (5.80%) Software Engineering
13 79 (5.39%) Mentoring
14 70 (4.78%) Configuration Management
15 67 (4.57%) MVC
16 64 (4.37%) Incident Management
17 63 (4.30%) OO PHP
18 57 (3.89%) BDD
19 54 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
20 53 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 538 (36.72%) Java
2 289 (19.73%) PHP
3 275 (18.77%) SQL
4 245 (16.72%) Perl
5 237 (16.18%) Bash Shell
6 217 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 157 (10.72%) Shell Script
8 152 (10.38%) Python
9 115 (7.85%) PowerShell
10 104 (7.10%) Ruby
11 70 (4.78%) C++
12 55 (3.75%) C#
13 34 (2.32%) C
14 33 (2.25%) PHP5
15 31 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.75%) Embedded C
17 10 (0.68%) COBOL
18 8 (0.55%) PHP4
19 7 (0.48%) Embedded C++
20 6 (0.41%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 122 (8.33%) Degree
2 72 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (3.62%) CCNP
4 36 (2.46%) CCNA
5 31 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.91%) MCSE
8 24 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.37%) OCP
9 20 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
9 20 (1.37%) HND
10 19 (1.30%) CCIE
11 18 (1.23%) Security Cleared
12 16 (1.09%) CCSE
13 15 (1.02%) MCSA
14 14 (0.96%) CCSP
14 14 (0.96%) CISSP
15 11 (0.75%) Avaya Certification
15 11 (0.75%) HNC
16 9 (0.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.48%) PCI DSS
2 71 (4.85%) SLA
3 48 (3.28%) QA
4 16 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.68%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.27%) JTAG
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.068%) COBIT
9 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.068%) BS7799
System Software
1 258 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 77 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 71 (4.85%) vSphere
5 56 (3.82%) XenServer
6 55 (3.75%) XenApp
7 43 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
8 31 (2.12%) VMware ESX
9 30 (2.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 28 (1.91%) Hyper-V
11 25 (1.71%) Firmware
12 23 (1.57%) Varnish
13 19 (1.30%) XenDesktop
14 18 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
15 17 (1.16%) Xen
16 13 (0.89%) Samba
17 9 (0.61%) NFS
17 9 (0.61%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.61%) Squid
17 9 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 190 (12.97%) Puppet
2 129 (8.81%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (4.03%) Nagios
4 45 (3.07%) NetBackup
5 24 (1.64%) Opsview
6 22 (1.50%) Cobbler
7 20 (1.37%) Data Guard
8 18 (1.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 18 (1.23%) Tivoli
9 17 (1.16%) OpenView
10 14 (0.96%) Cacti
11 12 (0.82%) SCCM
12 11 (0.75%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.68%) Vagrant
14 9 (0.61%) Salt
15 8 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
16 7 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
16 7 (0.48%) Control-M
17 5 (0.34%) HAProxy
18 4 (0.27%) Foglight
Vendors
1 341 (23.28%) Oracle
1 341 (23.28%) VMware
2 319 (21.77%) Red Hat
3 236 (16.11%) Cisco
4 140 (9.56%) Microsoft
5 111 (7.58%) Citrix
6 102 (6.96%) HP
7 94 (6.42%) NetApp
8 73 (4.98%) EMC
9 71 (4.85%) IBM
10 69 (4.71%) F5
11 58 (3.96%) CheckPoint
12 51 (3.48%) Veritas
13 45 (3.07%) Symantec
14 40 (2.73%) CommVault
15 33 (2.25%) Juniper
16 27 (1.84%) AppSense
17 25 (1.71%) Zend
18 17 (1.16%) Brocade
19 16 (1.09%) Adobe
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Additional Benefits Package Inc. 2:1 Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salary + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday