The median annual salary for a Linux Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 212 221
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.045% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.047% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £38,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3524 4301 4892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.87% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3561 3904
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Specialist in West Yorkshire

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Specialist in West Yorkshire