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

Linux
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 205 314 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.88% 9.50% 11.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.35% 45.38% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 164 255 356
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 £65,000 £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 508 692 903
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.54% 20.93% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 437 541 735
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +5.26%  
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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 156 (38.05%) Windows
2 153 (37.32%) Puppet
3 143 (34.88%) Python
4 136 (33.17%) DevOps
5 135 (32.93%) Unix
5 135 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (32.68%) Oracle
7 128 (31.22%) Opscode Chef
8 122 (29.76%) SQL
9 120 (29.27%) VMware
9 120 (29.27%) Ruby
10 104 (25.37%) Red Hat
11 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
12 92 (22.44%) Firewall
13 87 (21.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 85 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 84 (20.49%) Amazon AWS
16 83 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
17 80 (19.51%) Java
18 77 (18.78%) Scrum
19 76 (18.54%) Bash Shell
20 74 (18.05%) ITIL
21 73 (17.80%) vSphere
22 72 (17.56%) Ansible
23 71 (17.32%) Configuration Management
24 70 (17.07%) Shell Script
25 69 (16.83%) Xen
26 68 (16.59%) Jenkins
27 66 (16.10%) OpenStack
27 66 (16.10%) XenServer

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 66 (16.10%) OpenStack
2 64 (15.61%) CloudStack
3 38 (9.27%) WebLogic
3 38 (9.27%) WebSphere
4 33 (8.05%) JBoss
5 32 (7.80%) MS Exchange
6 28 (6.83%) SharePoint
7 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (4.63%) Apache
9 18 (4.39%) IIS
10 17 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (3.66%) Skype for Business
12 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (1.71%) Confluence
13 7 (1.71%) WordPress
14 4 (0.98%) CMS
14 4 (0.98%) Drupal
14 4 (0.98%) nginx
14 4 (0.98%) SAS
15 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (5.85%) 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 84 (20.49%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.90%) Office 365
4 6 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.46%) IaaS
5 4 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.73%) PaaS
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.49%) GitHub
7 2 (0.49%) Loggly
7 2 (0.49%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.49%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.24%) SaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 92 (22.44%) Firewall
2 48 (11.71%) SAN
3 36 (8.78%) VPN
4 33 (8.05%) DNS
5 30 (7.32%) VoIP
6 29 (7.07%) NAS
6 29 (7.07%) TCP/IP
7 20 (4.88%) VLAN
8 17 (4.15%) MPLS
8 17 (4.15%) WAN
9 16 (3.90%) BGP
10 15 (3.66%) OSPF
11 14 (3.41%) DHCP
11 14 (3.41%) LAN
12 13 (3.17%) HTTP
13 12 (2.93%) iSCSI
13 12 (2.93%) Network Security
13 12 (2.93%) SSL
14 11 (2.68%) Internet
14 11 (2.68%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.44%) MySQL
3 21 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.41%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.68%) Redis
7 10 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.95%) Big Data
9 8 (1.95%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (16.59%) Jenkins
2 55 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 34 (8.29%) TeamCity
4 17 (4.15%) JIRA
4 17 (4.15%) Subversion
5 15 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.17%) Vagrant
7 9 (2.20%) Android Studio
7 9 (2.20%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.20%) Maven
7 9 (2.20%) Selenium
8 7 (1.71%) Grunt
8 7 (1.71%) JMeter
9 6 (1.46%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.46%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.98%) gulp
11 4 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.73%) JUnit
12 3 (0.73%) RSpec
General
1 41 (10.00%) Games
2 25 (6.10%) Finance
3 19 (4.63%) Advertising
4 7 (1.71%) Electronics
4 7 (1.71%) Marketing
4 7 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.22%) Retail
6 3 (0.73%) Back Office
6 3 (0.73%) Local Government
6 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Law
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (12.44%) Developer
3 41 (10.00%) Architect
4 34 (8.29%) Administrator
5 32 (7.80%) Analyst
5 32 (7.80%) Platform Engineer
6 31 (7.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 26 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
8 25 (6.10%) PHP Developer
9 22 (5.37%) Network Engineer
9 22 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 21 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (4.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 16 (3.90%) DBA
14 15 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
15 13 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 13 (3.17%) Junior
15 13 (3.17%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (11.95%) .NET
2 31 (7.56%) XML
3 30 (7.32%) HTML
4 25 (6.10%) RESTful
5 24 (5.85%) LAMP
6 23 (5.61%) JSON
7 21 (5.12%) jQuery
8 19 (4.63%) CSS
8 19 (4.63%) Symfony
9 18 (4.39%) Laravel
10 16 (3.90%) Sass
10 16 (3.90%) SOAP
10 16 (3.90%) Web Services
11 14 (3.41%) Node.js
11 14 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (3.17%) HTML5
13 12 (2.93%) Zurb Foundation
14 11 (2.68%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.20%) CSS3
15 9 (2.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.83%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.85%) Clustering
3 18 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.93%) Replication
7 11 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.71%) NHS
10 6 (1.46%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.46%) IBM XIV
10 6 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.46%) 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%) Online Games
13 3 (0.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 156 (38.05%) Windows
2 135 (32.93%) Unix
3 87 (21.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (11.71%) Windows Server
5 32 (7.80%) Debian
5 32 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (6.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (4.15%) CentOS
9 16 (3.90%) Android
9 16 (3.90%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.68%) Solaris
11 9 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (2.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 8 (1.95%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.22%) HPUX
15 3 (0.73%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.49%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (33.17%) DevOps
2 135 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (18.78%) Scrum
5 74 (18.05%) ITIL
6 71 (17.32%) Configuration Management
7 62 (15.12%) DSDM
8 58 (14.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 51 (12.44%) High Availability
10 36 (8.78%) RUP
11 35 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 28 (6.83%) Software Engineering
13 27 (6.59%) Presales
14 23 (5.61%) OO
15 21 (5.12%) Mentoring
16 20 (4.88%) Open Source
16 20 (4.88%) TDD
17 19 (4.63%) Information Security
18 18 (4.39%) MVC
19 16 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 143 (34.88%) Python
2 122 (29.76%) SQL
3 120 (29.27%) Ruby
4 80 (19.51%) Java
5 76 (18.54%) Bash Shell
6 70 (17.07%) Shell Script
7 64 (15.61%) PHP
8 45 (10.98%) JavaScript
9 31 (7.56%) C++
10 21 (5.12%) C
11 20 (4.88%) C#
11 20 (4.88%) Perl
12 15 (3.66%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.71%) PHP 7
13 7 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.46%) PHP 5
14 6 (1.46%) VB
15 5 (1.22%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.98%) VBScript
17 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (5.85%) Degree
2 22 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.39%) 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
8 7 (1.71%) CCNP
8 7 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.71%) SSCP
9 6 (1.46%) CCDA
9 6 (1.46%) CISA
9 6 (1.46%) CISM
9 6 (1.46%) CREST Certified
10 5 (1.22%) CEH
10 5 (1.22%) MCSA
11 4 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.93%) SLA
3 9 (2.20%) QA
4 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) PMO
7 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 85 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (17.80%) vSphere
3 69 (16.83%) Xen
4 66 (16.10%) XenServer
5 50 (12.20%) Active Directory
6 39 (9.51%) Docker
7 24 (5.85%) XenApp
8 21 (5.12%) Hyper-V
9 11 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.20%) KVM
11 8 (1.95%) VirtualBox
12 5 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
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%) HDFS
15 2 (0.49%) LXC
15 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 153 (37.32%) Puppet
2 128 (31.22%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (17.56%) 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%) Packer
8 9 (2.20%) SCOM
9 7 (1.71%) CFEngine
9 7 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (1.46%) EMC VPLEX
10 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (1.22%) Nagios
11 5 (1.22%) Opsview
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
2 120 (29.27%) VMware
3 104 (25.37%) Red Hat
4 95 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 66 (16.10%) Cisco
6 58 (14.15%) EnterpriseDB
7 36 (8.78%) Citrix
8 23 (5.61%) NetApp
9 22 (5.37%) F5
10 20 (4.88%) CommVault
11 19 (4.63%) Dell Compellent
12 18 (4.39%) Brocade
13 17 (4.15%) Juniper
14 13 (3.17%) Nimble Storage
14 13 (3.17%) Zend
15 12 (2.93%) CheckPoint
15 12 (2.93%) Civica
15 12 (2.93%) IBM
15 12 (2.93%) Riverbed
15 12 (2.93%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,428 - £48,514 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £46,625 - £57,640 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago