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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Rank 27 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 196 324 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.64% 9.82% 11.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.66% 46.82% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 156 263 356
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 507 692 912
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.75% 20.98% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 435 540 737
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 160 (39.02%) Windows
2 150 (36.59%) Puppet
3 141 (34.39%) Python
4 134 (32.68%) Unix
4 134 (32.68%) Oracle
5 132 (32.20%) DevOps
6 131 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (30.49%) Opscode Chef
8 122 (29.76%) VMware
9 120 (29.27%) SQL
10 116 (28.29%) Ruby
11 104 (25.37%) Red Hat
12 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
13 92 (22.44%) Firewall
14 87 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 86 (20.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 82 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 79 (19.27%) Java
17 79 (19.27%) ITIL
18 78 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
19 75 (18.29%) Scrum
20 74 (18.05%) Bash Shell
21 73 (17.80%) vSphere
22 71 (17.32%) Configuration Management
22 71 (17.32%) Ansible
23 69 (16.83%) Xen
24 68 (16.59%) Shell Script
25 67 (16.34%) Cisco
26 66 (16.10%) XenServer
26 66 (16.10%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related 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 66 (16.10%) OpenStack
2 64 (15.61%) CloudStack
3 39 (9.51%) WebLogic
3 39 (9.51%) WebSphere
4 34 (8.29%) JBoss
5 31 (7.56%) MS Exchange
6 26 (6.34%) SharePoint
7 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (4.88%) IIS
9 19 (4.63%) Apache
10 17 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (3.66%) Skype for Business
12 10 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (1.71%) WordPress
14 6 (1.46%) Confluence
15 5 (1.22%) Drupal
16 4 (0.98%) CMS
16 4 (0.98%) nginx
16 4 (0.98%) SAS
16 4 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.90%) Office 365
4 6 (1.46%) IaaS
5 5 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.73%) PaaS
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.49%) GitHub
8 2 (0.49%) Loggly
8 2 (0.49%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.24%) SaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 92 (22.44%) Firewall
2 52 (12.68%) SAN
3 35 (8.54%) VPN
4 32 (7.80%) NAS
5 31 (7.56%) DNS
6 30 (7.32%) VoIP
7 29 (7.07%) TCP/IP
8 19 (4.63%) VLAN
9 17 (4.15%) MPLS
9 17 (4.15%) WAN
10 15 (3.66%) BGP
10 15 (3.66%) LAN
10 15 (3.66%) OSPF
11 13 (3.17%) DHCP
11 13 (3.17%) Network Security
12 12 (2.93%) HTTP
12 12 (2.93%) SSL
13 11 (2.68%) Internet
13 11 (2.68%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.68%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.17%) MySQL
3 22 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.68%) Redis
7 8 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.71%) Big Data
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 66 (16.10%) Jenkins
2 52 (12.68%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.05%) TeamCity
4 16 (3.90%) Subversion
5 15 (3.66%) JIRA
6 13 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.93%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.20%) Selenium
9 8 (1.95%) Android Studio
9 8 (1.95%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.95%) Maven
10 7 (1.71%) Grunt
10 7 (1.71%) JMeter
11 6 (1.46%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.22%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.98%) gulp
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.73%) Burp Suite
14 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.73%) JUnit
General
1 41 (10.00%) Games
2 28 (6.83%) Finance
3 18 (4.39%) Advertising
4 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.71%) Electronics
6 6 (1.46%) Marketing
7 5 (1.22%) Retail
8 3 (0.73%) Back Office
8 3 (0.73%) Local Government
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (23.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (12.44%) Developer
3 41 (10.00%) Architect
4 35 (8.54%) Analyst
5 33 (8.05%) Administrator
6 31 (7.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 31 (7.56%) Platform Engineer
7 26 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
8 25 (6.10%) PHP Developer
9 21 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (5.12%) Network Engineer
9 21 (5.12%) Software Engineer
10 20 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (4.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (3.90%) DBA
13 15 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 13 (3.17%) Linux Support
14 13 (3.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.20%) .NET
2 31 (7.56%) HTML
3 30 (7.32%) XML
4 24 (5.85%) LAMP
5 23 (5.61%) RESTful
6 22 (5.37%) JSON
7 21 (5.12%) CSS
8 20 (4.88%) jQuery
9 18 (4.39%) Symfony
10 17 (4.15%) Laravel
11 15 (3.66%) Sass
11 15 (3.66%) SOAP
11 15 (3.66%) Web Services
12 14 (3.41%) HTML5
12 14 (3.41%) Node.js
13 13 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (2.68%) Zurb Foundation
15 10 (2.44%) AngularJS
16 9 (2.20%) CSS3
17 8 (1.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.83%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.85%) Clustering
3 17 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.66%) Replication
5 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.95%) EMC VNX
8 8 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.95%) IBM XIV
8 8 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.71%) NHS
10 6 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.22%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.22%) User Experience
12 4 (0.98%) GPGPU
13 3 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.73%) iSeries
13 3 (0.73%) PKI
14 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 160 (39.02%) Windows
2 134 (32.68%) Unix
3 86 (20.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (11.46%) Windows Server
5 31 (7.56%) Debian
5 31 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (3.90%) CentOS
9 15 (3.66%) Android
9 15 (3.66%) Ubuntu
10 12 (2.93%) Solaris
11 8 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (1.95%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.71%) HPUX
12 7 (1.71%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.73%) AIX
13 3 (0.73%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (32.20%) DevOps
2 131 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (19.27%) ITIL
5 75 (18.29%) Scrum
6 71 (17.32%) Configuration Management
7 61 (14.88%) DSDM
8 59 (14.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 49 (11.95%) High Availability
10 36 (8.78%) RUP
11 34 (8.29%) E-Commerce
12 27 (6.59%) Presales
12 27 (6.59%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.61%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.12%) OO
15 20 (4.88%) Information Security
15 20 (4.88%) Open Source
16 18 (4.39%) TDD
17 17 (4.15%) MVC
18 16 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (34.39%) Python
2 120 (29.27%) SQL
3 116 (28.29%) Ruby
4 79 (19.27%) Java
5 74 (18.05%) Bash Shell
6 68 (16.59%) Shell Script
7 64 (15.61%) PHP
8 43 (10.49%) JavaScript
9 30 (7.32%) C++
10 21 (5.12%) C#
10 21 (5.12%) Perl
11 19 (4.63%) C
12 15 (3.66%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.46%) PHP 5
13 6 (1.46%) PHP 7
13 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.22%) VB
15 4 (0.98%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (6.10%) Degree
2 22 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (4.63%) CCNA
4 14 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.44%) MCSE
6 9 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (1.95%) CCA
7 8 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (1.95%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.95%) SSCP
8 7 (1.71%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.46%) CCDA
9 6 (1.46%) CCNP
9 6 (1.46%) CEH
9 6 (1.46%) CISA
9 6 (1.46%) CISM
9 6 (1.46%) CREST Certified
10 5 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 14 (3.41%) SLA
3 9 (2.20%) QA
4 6 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 87 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (17.80%) vSphere
3 69 (16.83%) Xen
4 66 (16.10%) XenServer
5 49 (11.95%) Active Directory
6 37 (9.02%) Docker
7 24 (5.85%) XenApp
8 21 (5.12%) Hyper-V
9 11 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (2.44%) KVM
11 7 (1.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (1.71%) VirtualBox
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (1.22%) VMware ESX
12 5 (1.22%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.98%) GPFS
14 3 (0.73%) Varnish
15 2 (0.49%) LXC
15 2 (0.49%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.49%) Snort
Systems Management
1 150 (36.59%) Puppet
2 125 (30.49%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (17.32%) Ansible
4 40 (9.76%) Tivoli
5 39 (9.51%) Cobbler
6 17 (4.15%) Terraform
7 13 (3.17%) Salt
8 9 (2.20%) SCOM
9 8 (1.95%) EMC VPLEX
9 8 (1.95%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.95%) Packer
10 7 (1.71%) CFEngine
10 7 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (1.22%) Nagios
11 5 (1.22%) Opsview
12 4 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.98%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.73%) Icinga
13 3 (0.73%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 134 (32.68%) Oracle
2 122 (29.76%) VMware
3 104 (25.37%) Red Hat
4 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 67 (16.34%) Cisco
6 57 (13.90%) EnterpriseDB
7 36 (8.78%) Citrix
8 23 (5.61%) NetApp
9 21 (5.12%) CommVault
9 21 (5.12%) F5
10 19 (4.63%) Brocade
10 19 (4.63%) Dell Compellent
11 16 (3.90%) Juniper
12 14 (3.41%) IBM
12 14 (3.41%) Splunk
13 13 (3.17%) EMC
13 13 (3.17%) Nimble Storage
13 13 (3.17%) Zend
14 12 (2.93%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.93%) Civica
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago