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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 256 254 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.49% 8.59% 11.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.94% 38.72% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 203 177 308
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 466 656 822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.09% 22.18% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 375 488 684
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 163 (37.30%) Windows
2 150 (34.32%) Unix
3 147 (33.64%) Puppet
4 144 (32.95%) Python
4 144 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (30.89%) DevOps
6 131 (29.98%) Opscode Chef
7 128 (29.29%) SQL
8 126 (28.83%) VMware
9 119 (27.23%) Oracle
10 114 (26.09%) Ruby
11 110 (25.17%) Amazon AWS
12 101 (23.11%) Microsoft
13 98 (22.43%) Red Hat
14 91 (20.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 87 (19.91%) Java
16 86 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 84 (19.22%) Bash Shell
18 80 (18.31%) Firewall
18 80 (18.31%) High Availability
19 78 (17.85%) Scrum
20 76 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
20 76 (17.39%) Git (software)
21 74 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
22 72 (16.48%) SQL Server
23 71 (16.25%) Ansible
24 68 (15.56%) PHP
24 68 (15.56%) Configuration Management
25 66 (15.10%) JavaScript
25 66 (15.10%) Shell Script

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 61 (13.96%) OpenStack
2 57 (13.04%) CloudStack
3 41 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 30 (6.86%) Apache
4 30 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (5.72%) WebSphere
7 24 (5.49%) SharePoint
7 24 (5.49%) WebLogic
8 23 (5.26%) IIS
8 23 (5.26%) JBoss
9 19 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (3.43%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.83%) Confluence
11 8 (1.83%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.37%) WordPress
13 4 (0.92%) CMS
13 4 (0.92%) nginx
14 2 (0.46%) concrete5
14 2 (0.46%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Magento
2 3 (0.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (25.17%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.06%) IaaS
4 7 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.37%) PaaS
6 5 (1.14%) SaaS
7 4 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.92%) Office 365
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.46%) Loggly
8 2 (0.46%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.23%) GitHub
9 1 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (18.31%) Firewall
2 57 (13.04%) SAN
3 51 (11.67%) VPN
4 37 (8.47%) DNS
5 36 (8.24%) VoIP
6 30 (6.86%) VLAN
7 26 (5.95%) MPLS
8 25 (5.72%) BGP
8 25 (5.72%) TCP/IP
8 25 (5.72%) WAN
9 23 (5.26%) OSPF
10 21 (4.81%) NAS
11 15 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
11 15 (3.43%) Ethernet
12 14 (3.20%) DHCP
12 14 (3.20%) HTTP
12 14 (3.20%) Internet
12 14 (3.20%) IPsec
12 14 (3.20%) iSCSI
12 14 (3.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 48 (10.98%) MySQL
3 33 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (6.18%) Oracle Database
4 27 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (5.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (5.03%) MongoDB
6 22 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (4.35%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (2.97%) Big Data
11 12 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.29%) Redis
13 8 (1.83%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.60%) Riak
15 5 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 76 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 66 (15.10%) Jenkins
3 39 (8.92%) Subversion
4 28 (6.41%) JIRA
4 28 (6.41%) TeamCity
5 23 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 19 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (4.12%) PHPUnit
8 17 (3.89%) Android Studio
8 17 (3.89%) Eclipse
9 15 (3.43%) Maven
10 13 (2.97%) Vagrant
11 12 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.29%) Selenium
13 7 (1.60%) Grunt
13 7 (1.60%) JUnit
14 6 (1.37%) NetBeans
15 5 (1.14%) JBehave
15 5 (1.14%) Ranorex
15 5 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (8.01%) Finance
1 35 (8.01%) Games
2 22 (5.03%) Marketing
3 12 (2.75%) Advertising
4 6 (1.37%) Retail
5 5 (1.14%) Electronics
5 5 (1.14%) Law
6 3 (0.69%) Local Government
6 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.46%) Back Office
7 2 (0.46%) Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (22.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (13.50%) Developer
3 49 (11.21%) Administrator
4 40 (9.15%) Architect
5 35 (8.01%) Software Engineer
6 33 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
6 33 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
7 32 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 31 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.49%) DBA
9 24 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
9 24 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
9 24 (5.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 24 (5.49%) Network Engineer
9 24 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
11 21 (4.81%) Analyst
12 20 (4.58%) C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (4.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.38%) HTML
2 39 (8.92%) .NET
3 35 (8.01%) LAMP
4 32 (7.32%) Web Services
5 30 (6.86%) XML
6 28 (6.41%) RESTful
7 27 (6.18%) Symfony
8 26 (5.95%) Laravel
9 24 (5.49%) CSS
9 24 (5.49%) React
10 23 (5.26%) jQuery
11 22 (5.03%) AngularJS
11 22 (5.03%) JSON
12 21 (4.81%) Node.js
13 19 (4.35%) Sass
13 19 (4.35%) SOAP
14 17 (3.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (3.43%) Hibernate
15 15 (3.43%) Zurb Foundation
16 14 (3.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.98%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.41%) Clustering
3 25 (5.72%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.20%) Private Cloud
6 14 (3.20%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.06%) NHS
8 8 (1.83%) Online Games
8 8 (1.83%) User Experience
9 6 (1.37%) CMDB
10 5 (1.14%) Fintech
10 5 (1.14%) Replication
11 4 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.69%) AS400
12 3 (0.69%) GPGPU
12 3 (0.69%) iSeries
12 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 163 (37.30%) Windows
2 150 (34.32%) Unix
3 91 (20.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (11.90%) Windows Server
6 47 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (8.24%) Debian
8 27 (6.18%) Android
9 24 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (4.58%) CentOS
11 17 (3.89%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (3.89%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 15 (3.43%) Ubuntu
13 10 (2.29%) Windows 7
14 9 (2.06%) Solaris
15 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.60%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.92%) AIX
17 2 (0.46%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (30.89%) DevOps
3 80 (18.31%) High Availability
4 78 (17.85%) Scrum
5 74 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (15.56%) Configuration Management
7 61 (13.96%) ITIL
8 56 (12.81%) DSDM
9 47 (10.76%) E-Commerce
10 46 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 39 (8.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 37 (8.47%) RUP
13 36 (8.24%) OO
14 33 (7.55%) Mentoring
15 32 (7.32%) Presales
16 31 (7.09%) TDD
17 23 (5.26%) Change Control
17 23 (5.26%) SDLC
18 21 (4.81%) Digital Marketing
18 21 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 144 (32.95%) Python
2 128 (29.29%) SQL
3 114 (26.09%) Ruby
4 87 (19.91%) Java
5 84 (19.22%) Bash Shell
6 68 (15.56%) PHP
7 66 (15.10%) JavaScript
7 66 (15.10%) Shell Script
8 39 (8.92%) C++
9 26 (5.95%) C
10 22 (5.03%) PowerShell
11 19 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 17 (3.89%) Perl
13 15 (3.43%) C#
14 7 (1.60%) PHP 7
15 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.92%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.92%) VB
16 4 (0.92%) VBScript
16 4 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (5.72%) Degree
3 20 (4.58%) CCNA
3 20 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.35%) CCNP
4 19 (4.35%) MCSA
5 10 (2.29%) CCDA
5 10 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.60%) CCIP
6 7 (1.60%) CCSP
6 7 (1.60%) MCSE
7 6 (1.37%) CISA
7 6 (1.37%) CISM
8 5 (1.14%) SSCP
9 4 (0.92%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.92%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.69%) ACCA
10 3 (0.69%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.58%) PCI DSS
2 14 (3.20%) SLA
3 7 (1.60%) QA
4 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.46%) PMO
7 1 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 86 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (14.42%) vSphere
3 59 (13.50%) Xen
4 58 (13.27%) Active Directory
4 58 (13.27%) XenServer
5 52 (11.90%) Docker
6 22 (5.03%) XenApp
7 17 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (3.66%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.83%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.69%) GPFS
10 3 (0.69%) KVM
11 2 (0.46%) HDFS
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.46%) Varnish
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 147 (33.64%) Puppet
2 131 (29.98%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (16.25%) Ansible
4 36 (8.24%) Tivoli
5 35 (8.01%) Cobbler
6 19 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
7 17 (3.89%) Terraform
8 14 (3.20%) Packer
9 10 (2.29%) Salt
10 8 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.83%) Opsview
11 6 (1.37%) ServiceCenter
12 5 (1.14%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.92%) SCCM
14 3 (0.69%) Grafana
14 3 (0.69%) Nagios
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.69%) vRealize
14 3 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 126 (28.83%) VMware
2 119 (27.23%) Oracle
3 101 (23.11%) Microsoft
4 98 (22.43%) Red Hat
5 63 (14.42%) Cisco
6 52 (11.90%) EnterpriseDB
7 38 (8.70%) Citrix
8 35 (8.01%) F5
9 28 (6.41%) NetApp
10 26 (5.95%) Brocade
10 26 (5.95%) Dell Compellent
11 25 (5.72%) Zend
12 22 (5.03%) CommVault
13 20 (4.58%) Rackspace
14 18 (4.12%) Civica
15 17 (3.89%) HP
16 15 (3.43%) CheckPoint
16 15 (3.43%) Juniper
17 13 (2.97%) Nimble Storage
18 9 (2.06%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £30000 - £39999 per annum, Benefits: £31,383 - £41, 373
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus, Great Coffee!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago