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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 730 777 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.55% 11.82% 10.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.67% 42.41% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 594 530 449
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,079 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
1840 1832 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.59% 27.88% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1352 1153
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £22,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -6 466 £42,500 +6.25% 67
North Yorkshire +2 133 £35,000 -9.67% 6
South Yorkshire -3 89 £36,800 +5.14% 13
East Yorkshire +2 36 £30,000 +3.44% 3
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 587 (40.15%) UNIX
2 493 (33.72%) Apache
3 490 (33.52%) Java
4 396 (27.09%) Windows
5 352 (24.08%) Oracle
6 351 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
7 334 (22.85%) PHP
8 330 (22.57%) MySQL
9 310 (21.20%) VMware
10 304 (20.79%) E-Commerce
11 274 (18.74%) HTML
12 272 (18.60%) Red Hat
13 253 (17.31%) DevOps
14 231 (15.80%) SQL
15 223 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 221 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
17 220 (15.05%) HTML5
18 209 (14.30%) JavaScript
19 208 (14.23%) Bash Shell
20 203 (13.89%) Cisco
21 193 (13.20%) Puppet
22 190 (13.00%) Perl
23 188 (12.86%) Spring
24 184 (12.59%) SAN
25 181 (12.38%) Git (software)
26 178 (12.18%) OO
27 174 (11.90%) Scrum
28 161 (11.01%) CSS
29 160 (10.94%) Python
30 151 (10.33%) Continuous Integration

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 493 (33.72%) Apache
2 110 (7.52%) Tomcat
3 77 (5.27%) IIS
4 76 (5.20%) MS Exchange
5 63 (4.31%) Node.js
6 52 (3.56%) CMS
7 51 (3.49%) JBoss
8 49 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 49 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 42 (2.87%) nginx
10 41 (2.80%) ExpressionEngine
10 41 (2.80%) WebSphere
10 41 (2.80%) concrete5
11 39 (2.67%) WebLogic
12 32 (2.19%) OpenStack
13 28 (1.92%) SharePoint
14 22 (1.50%) Office Communications Server
15 21 (1.44%) Jetty
16 17 (1.16%) WordPress
17 14 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 84 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.87%) MS Office
3 17 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.62%) MS Project
5 9 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 42 (2.87%) Magento
2 6 (0.41%) BASE24
3 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.068%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (1.37%) IaaS
4 19 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (1.23%) PaaS
5 18 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.68%) SaaS
7 8 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.48%) Office 365
8 7 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.27%) Route 53
10 1 (0.068%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 184 (12.59%) SAN
2 149 (10.19%) DNS
3 148 (10.12%) Firewall
4 147 (10.05%) TCP/IP
5 124 (8.48%) Internet
6 74 (5.06%) OSPF
6 74 (5.06%) BGP
7 70 (4.79%) Cisco IOS
8 67 (4.58%) NAS
9 65 (4.45%) VPN
10 63 (4.31%) Network Security
11 57 (3.90%) MPLS
12 47 (3.21%) HTTP
12 47 (3.21%) DHCP
13 43 (2.94%) SMTP
14 42 (2.87%) SSL
15 38 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
16 37 (2.53%) EIGRP
17 32 (2.19%) VoIP
18 26 (1.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (22.57%) MySQL
2 141 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 127 (8.69%) NoSQL
4 83 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 80 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 70 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 58 (3.97%) RDBMS
8 56 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 53 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
10 37 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 37 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (1.64%) DB2
13 22 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (1.37%) Redis
14 20 (1.37%) Riak
14 20 (1.37%) Big Data
14 20 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
16 10 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 181 (12.38%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 80 (5.47%) Maven
4 72 (4.92%) Subversion
5 50 (3.42%) Hudson
6 46 (3.15%) JUnit
7 41 (2.80%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 34 (2.33%) Selenium
9 33 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 31 (2.12%) Behat
11 27 (1.85%) JIRA
12 26 (1.78%) Jasmine
13 23 (1.57%) TeamCity
14 22 (1.50%) PHPUnit
15 14 (0.96%) Ant
15 14 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (0.82%) NUnit
17 9 (0.62%) Artifactory
17 9 (0.62%) Liquibase
18 8 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 82 (5.61%) Finance
2 80 (5.47%) Retail
3 73 (4.99%) Marketing
4 51 (3.49%) Games
5 43 (2.94%) Banking
6 32 (2.19%) Advertising
6 32 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.16%) Automotive
8 15 (1.03%) Electronics
9 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.27%) Military
11 2 (0.14%) Publishing
11 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.068%) Back Office
12 1 (0.068%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.068%) Legal
12 1 (0.068%) French Language
12 1 (0.068%) German Language
12 1 (0.068%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.068%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 327 (22.37%) Developer
2 196 (13.41%) Administrator
3 148 (10.12%) Architect
4 131 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
5 112 (7.66%) PHP Developer
6 104 (7.11%) Java Developer
7 101 (6.91%) Analyst
8 93 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 92 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 91 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
11 76 (5.20%) Senior Developer
12 72 (4.92%) Web Developer
12 72 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
13 65 (4.45%) Support Analyst
13 65 (4.45%) UNIX Administrator
14 58 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
15 55 (3.76%) Java Architect
16 53 (3.63%) Senior Java Developer
17 52 (3.56%) UNIX Engineer
18 49 (3.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (18.74%) HTML
2 220 (15.05%) HTML5
3 188 (12.86%) Spring
4 161 (11.01%) CSS
5 143 (9.78%) ActiveMQ
6 122 (8.34%) Hibernate
6 122 (8.34%) jQuery
7 121 (8.28%) Web Services
8 103 (7.05%) XML
9 96 (6.57%) LAMP
10 89 (6.09%) J2EE
11 87 (5.95%) Sass
12 83 (5.68%) .NET
13 74 (5.06%) LESS
14 67 (4.58%) CSS3
15 61 (4.17%) AngularJS
16 53 (3.63%) Symfony
17 48 (3.28%) Middleware
18 42 (2.87%) Backbone.js
19 40 (2.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.46%) Clustering
2 79 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 63 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 54 (3.69%) Open Source
6 52 (3.56%) User Experience
7 36 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 28 (1.92%) Replication
9 27 (1.85%) STB
10 22 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.50%) Xbox
10 22 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 17 (1.16%) Fat Client
11 17 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.16%) Thin Client
12 16 (1.09%) DTV
13 13 (0.89%) Data Integration
14 12 (0.82%) LPAR
15 11 (0.75%) iPhone
16 10 (0.68%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 587 (40.15%) UNIX
2 396 (27.09%) Windows
3 223 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 118 (8.07%) Solaris
5 81 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (4.65%) CentOS
7 66 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 57 (3.90%) HPUX
9 54 (3.69%) Android
10 42 (2.87%) AIX
11 36 (2.46%) Debian
12 29 (1.98%) Ubuntu
13 23 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
14 22 (1.50%) SUSE
15 16 (1.09%) Windows 7
16 15 (1.03%) Apple iOS
16 15 (1.03%) Windows 8
16 15 (1.03%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (24.01%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (20.79%) E-Commerce
3 253 (17.31%) DevOps
4 178 (12.18%) OO
5 174 (11.90%) Scrum
6 151 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
7 128 (8.76%) ITIL
8 116 (7.93%) Project Management
9 111 (7.59%) Load Balancing
10 108 (7.39%) TDD
11 104 (7.11%) Service Delivery
12 82 (5.61%) OO PHP
13 78 (5.34%) Configuration Management
13 78 (5.34%) Incident Management
14 75 (5.13%) Software Engineering
15 70 (4.79%) Mentoring
16 63 (4.31%) MVC
17 56 (3.83%) Unit Testing
18 55 (3.76%) Change Control
19 53 (3.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 490 (33.52%) Java
2 334 (22.85%) PHP
3 231 (15.80%) SQL
4 209 (14.30%) JavaScript
5 208 (14.23%) Bash Shell
6 190 (13.00%) Perl
7 160 (10.94%) Python
8 131 (8.96%) Shell Script
9 103 (7.05%) Ruby
10 89 (6.09%) PowerShell
11 55 (3.76%) C++
12 53 (3.63%) C#
13 41 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 37 (2.53%) PHP5
15 31 (2.12%) C
16 18 (1.23%) Embedded C
16 18 (1.23%) Embedded C++
17 15 (1.03%) PHP4
18 7 (0.48%) COBOL
19 6 (0.41%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 126 (8.62%) Degree
2 75 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (3.83%) CCNP
4 36 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 35 (2.39%) CCNA
6 33 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (2.19%) MCSE
8 29 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (1.71%) CCSE
10 23 (1.57%) OCP
10 23 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
11 18 (1.23%) RHCE
11 18 (1.23%) MCSA
12 16 (1.09%) SC Cleared
12 16 (1.09%) HND
12 16 (1.09%) CISSP
13 15 (1.03%) CCIE
14 13 (0.89%) CCSP
15 12 (0.82%) HNC
15 12 (0.82%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.47%) SLA
2 60 (4.10%) PCI DSS
3 48 (3.28%) QA
4 12 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.68%) JTAG
6 6 (0.41%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 221 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (8.14%) Active Directory
3 68 (4.65%) vSphere
4 65 (4.45%) XenApp
5 53 (3.63%) XenServer
6 39 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
7 37 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.98%) Varnish
9 28 (1.92%) Firmware
10 27 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 25 (1.71%) Xen
12 24 (1.64%) Hyper-V
13 18 (1.23%) VMware ESX
13 18 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
14 17 (1.16%) XenDesktop
15 14 (0.96%) Terminal Services
16 13 (0.89%) Samba
17 11 (0.75%) KVM
18 10 (0.68%) Squid
19 7 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 193 (13.20%) Puppet
2 146 (9.99%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (3.83%) Nagios
4 34 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 33 (2.26%) Cobbler
6 30 (2.05%) Tivoli
7 21 (1.44%) Opsview
8 19 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 18 (1.23%) Salt
10 14 (0.96%) OpenView
10 14 (0.96%) ZABBIX
11 13 (0.89%) Data Guard
12 12 (0.82%) Graphite
13 11 (0.75%) Vagrant
14 10 (0.68%) Cacti
15 7 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
16 6 (0.41%) SCCM
17 5 (0.34%) HAProxy
18 4 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 352 (24.08%) Oracle
2 310 (21.20%) VMware
3 272 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 203 (13.89%) Cisco
5 137 (9.37%) Microsoft
6 114 (7.80%) Citrix
7 98 (6.70%) NetApp
8 86 (5.88%) HP
9 79 (5.40%) CheckPoint
10 66 (4.51%) IBM
11 58 (3.97%) F5
12 53 (3.63%) Symantec
13 47 (3.21%) Veritas
14 46 (3.15%) EMC
15 41 (2.80%) Facebook
16 36 (2.46%) CommVault
17 33 (2.26%) Juniper
18 26 (1.78%) Zend
19 24 (1.64%) Blue Coat
20 22 (1.50%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Private Dental/health care,Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 per annum c£20,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago