The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 20 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.14% 3.50% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 11.36% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,100 £32,500
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 Wakefield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 30 44 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 23.81% 30.77% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 63
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,350 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Linux
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Linux in Wakefield

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Wakefield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Wakefield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 10 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Ajax
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 10 (66.67%) LAMP
2 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (26.67%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (26.67%) nginx
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.67%) gulp
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) concrete5
3 1 (6.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) GPRS
2 1 (6.67%) GSM
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (6.67%) Bower
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) PHP Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) Ajax
2 10 (66.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) LESS
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) Phalcon
4 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 10 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) PayPal
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
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