The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 23 15
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 288 238 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.49% 8.29% 11.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.73% 40.00% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 218 174 309
Median salary £45,000 £41,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -6.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,900 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 536 595 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.38% 20.72% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 412 464 695
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Leeds

Linux
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Leeds.

Salary trend for Linux in Leeds

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Linux.

1 174 (35.66%) Windows
2 158 (32.38%) Python
2 158 (32.38%) Puppet
3 157 (32.17%) Unix
4 152 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (31.15%) DevOps
5 144 (29.51%) Opscode Chef
6 141 (28.89%) VMware
7 135 (27.66%) SQL
8 123 (25.20%) Red Hat
8 123 (25.20%) Ruby
9 120 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 120 (24.59%) Oracle
10 119 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
11 108 (22.13%) Bash Shell
12 103 (21.11%) Microsoft
13 96 (19.67%) High Availability
14 94 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 87 (17.83%) Java
16 83 (17.01%) Git (software)
17 82 (16.80%) Firewall
18 81 (16.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 79 (16.19%) Ansible
20 77 (15.78%) Scrum
21 76 (15.57%) PHP
21 76 (15.57%) Shell Script
22 75 (15.37%) SQL Server
23 74 (15.16%) Configuration Management
23 74 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
24 72 (14.75%) JavaScript

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (12.30%) OpenStack
2 54 (11.07%) CloudStack
3 39 (7.99%) MS Exchange
4 34 (6.97%) Apache
5 27 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (5.12%) IIS
6 25 (5.12%) SharePoint
6 25 (5.12%) WebSphere
7 23 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (4.30%) JBoss
8 21 (4.30%) WebLogic
9 18 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (2.66%) Skype for Business
11 9 (1.84%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.64%) Confluence
13 6 (1.23%) WordPress
14 4 (0.82%) CMS
14 4 (0.82%) Drupal
14 4 (0.82%) SAS
15 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 119 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (16.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.43%) IaaS
4 6 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.02%) Office 365
5 5 (1.02%) PaaS
5 5 (1.02%) SaaS
6 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.61%) GitHub
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.20%) Loggly
9 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 82 (16.80%) Firewall
2 54 (11.07%) SAN
3 50 (10.25%) VPN
4 39 (7.99%) DNS
5 33 (6.76%) VoIP
6 29 (5.94%) VLAN
7 27 (5.53%) WAN
8 26 (5.33%) MPLS
9 24 (4.92%) BGP
10 23 (4.71%) TCP/IP
11 22 (4.51%) OSPF
12 19 (3.89%) NAS
13 18 (3.69%) Network Security
14 17 (3.48%) DHCP
15 16 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (3.28%) Internet
16 15 (3.07%) Ethernet
16 15 (3.07%) LAN
17 14 (2.87%) HTTP
18 13 (2.66%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.07%) MySQL
3 35 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 30 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (5.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (4.71%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 23 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (2.87%) Big Data
10 14 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.05%) DataStage
12 10 (2.05%) IBM InfoSphere
13 8 (1.64%) Redis
14 7 (1.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 83 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 66 (13.52%) Jenkins
3 43 (8.81%) Subversion
4 30 (6.15%) JIRA
5 25 (5.12%) TeamCity
6 23 (4.71%) Visual Studio
7 22 (4.51%) PHPUnit
8 19 (3.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 17 (3.48%) Android Studio
9 17 (3.48%) Eclipse
10 15 (3.07%) Selenium
11 14 (2.87%) Maven
12 12 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (2.25%) Vagrant
14 8 (1.64%) JUnit
15 7 (1.43%) JBehave
15 7 (1.43%) Ranorex
16 6 (1.23%) GCC
16 6 (1.23%) NetBeans
16 6 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (9.02%) Games
2 38 (7.79%) Finance
3 22 (4.51%) Marketing
4 13 (2.66%) Advertising
5 7 (1.43%) Law
5 7 (1.43%) Retail
6 4 (0.82%) Electronics
7 3 (0.61%) Legal
7 3 (0.61%) Local Government
7 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.41%) Back Office
8 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (22.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (13.32%) Developer
3 60 (12.30%) Administrator
4 45 (9.22%) Linux Engineer
5 41 (8.40%) Architect
6 36 (7.38%) PHP Developer
6 36 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 34 (6.97%) Platform Engineer
8 33 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
10 31 (6.35%) DBA
10 31 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
10 31 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 25 (5.12%) Cloud Architect
12 24 (4.92%) Analyst
12 24 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
12 24 (4.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 24 (4.92%) Network Engineer
13 23 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
14 20 (4.10%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (8.61%) HTML
2 40 (8.20%) LAMP
3 36 (7.38%) Web Services
4 35 (7.17%) .NET
5 33 (6.76%) Symfony
6 32 (6.56%) Laravel
7 30 (6.15%) React
8 29 (5.94%) RESTful
9 27 (5.53%) XML
10 26 (5.33%) AngularJS
10 26 (5.33%) CSS
11 24 (4.92%) jQuery
12 23 (4.71%) Node.js
13 20 (4.10%) JSON
13 20 (4.10%) Sass
14 19 (3.89%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.89%) SOAP
14 19 (3.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (3.48%) Spring
16 16 (3.28%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.45%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.56%) Clustering
3 28 (5.74%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.69%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.48%) Private Cloud
7 16 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.28%) Public Cloud
8 13 (2.66%) NHS
9 9 (1.84%) Online Games
10 8 (1.64%) CMDB
11 7 (1.43%) Fintech
11 7 (1.43%) User Experience
12 5 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.82%) Replication
14 3 (0.61%) GPGPU
14 3 (0.61%) iSeries
14 3 (0.61%) PKI
14 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 174 (35.66%) Windows
2 157 (32.17%) Unix
3 120 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 64 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (10.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (10.25%) Windows Server
7 39 (7.99%) Debian
8 26 (5.33%) Android
8 26 (5.33%) CentOS
9 21 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (3.48%) Embedded Linux
10 17 (3.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 16 (3.28%) Ubuntu
12 11 (2.25%) Solaris
13 10 (2.05%) Mac OS
13 10 (2.05%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.61%) AIX
16 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
1 152 (31.15%) DevOps
2 96 (19.67%) High Availability
3 77 (15.78%) Scrum
4 74 (15.16%) Configuration Management
4 74 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 55 (11.27%) ITIL
7 53 (10.86%) DSDM
8 51 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 40 (8.20%) OO
10 38 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 36 (7.38%) RUP
12 35 (7.17%) TDD
13 32 (6.56%) Mentoring
14 29 (5.94%) Load Balancing
14 29 (5.94%) Presales
15 28 (5.74%) SDLC
16 24 (4.92%) MVC
17 23 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 158 (32.38%) Python
2 135 (27.66%) SQL
3 123 (25.20%) Ruby
4 108 (22.13%) Bash Shell
5 87 (17.83%) Java
6 76 (15.57%) PHP
6 76 (15.57%) Shell Script
7 72 (14.75%) JavaScript
8 41 (8.40%) C++
9 28 (5.74%) PowerShell
10 27 (5.53%) Perl
11 26 (5.33%) C
12 19 (3.89%) T-SQL
13 15 (3.07%) C#
14 7 (1.43%) PHP 7
15 6 (1.23%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.23%) VC++
16 5 (1.02%) VB
16 5 (1.02%) VBScript
17 4 (0.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 38 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (5.53%) CCNA
2 27 (5.53%) CCNP
3 26 (5.33%) Degree
4 24 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (4.30%) MCSA
6 11 (2.25%) CCDA
6 11 (2.25%) MCSE
7 10 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.64%) CCIP
8 8 (1.64%) CCSP
9 6 (1.23%) CISA
9 6 (1.23%) CISM
10 5 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.82%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.82%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.82%) MCP
11 4 (0.82%) SSCP
11 4 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.69%) SLA
2 17 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.48%) QA
3 5 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.61%) PMO
4 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.20%) UCITS
System Software
1 94 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (13.32%) Active Directory
3 60 (12.30%) vSphere
4 59 (12.09%) Xen
5 58 (11.89%) Docker
6 54 (11.07%) XenServer
7 31 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (3.89%) XenApp
9 13 (2.66%) Hyper-V
10 7 (1.43%) KVM
10 7 (1.43%) VirtualBox
11 6 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.61%) GPFS
12 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.20%) HDFS
14 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 158 (32.38%) Puppet
2 144 (29.51%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (16.19%) Ansible
4 35 (7.17%) Tivoli
5 34 (6.97%) Cobbler
6 19 (3.89%) Failover Clustering
7 18 (3.69%) Terraform
8 17 (3.48%) Packer
9 11 (2.25%) Salt
10 10 (2.05%) ServiceCenter
11 8 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.64%) Opsview
12 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (1.02%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.82%) SCCM
14 4 (0.82%) SCOM
15 3 (0.61%) Grafana
15 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
15 3 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
15 3 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (28.89%) VMware
2 123 (25.20%) Red Hat
3 120 (24.59%) Oracle
4 103 (21.11%) Microsoft
5 72 (14.75%) Cisco
6 49 (10.04%) EnterpriseDB
7 43 (8.81%) F5
8 39 (7.99%) Citrix
9 31 (6.35%) Zend
10 28 (5.74%) Brocade
11 26 (5.33%) NetApp
12 25 (5.12%) CheckPoint
13 23 (4.71%) Dell Compellent
14 22 (4.51%) HP
14 22 (4.51%) Rackspace
15 21 (4.30%) CommVault
16 16 (3.28%) IBM
16 16 (3.28%) Juniper
17 14 (2.87%) Civica
18 12 (2.46%) Dell
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