Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.10% 3.90% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 14.47% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 13
Wakefield median annual salary £33,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +5.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £24,200 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £53,750 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 75 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 30.74% 26.95% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 76
Wakefield median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.96% +12.31% +18.18%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £48,625 £45,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Media Streaming
4 2 (20.00%) CCTV
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) Global Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing

Linux
Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Author
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CCTV
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Media Streaming
1 2 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (10.00%) Global Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat