The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 354 320 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.07% 8.14% 10.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.34% 36.24% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 273 246 367
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 764 883 1162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.74% 22.45% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 602 718 966
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in West Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in West Yorkshire

Linux
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 284 £45,000 +7.46% 46
Bradford -10 40 £32,000 -20.00% 9
Wakefield +11 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wetherby +7 5 £32,000 +1.58%
Huddersfield +10 2 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Ilkley - 2 £28,500 -
Brighouse - 2 £19,500 -
Halifax -2 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Keighley - 1 £37,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Elland - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 216 (34.84%) Windows
2 181 (29.19%) Unix
3 180 (29.03%) Python
4 178 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
5 170 (27.42%) SQL
6 158 (25.48%) Oracle
6 158 (25.48%) Puppet
7 157 (25.32%) DevOps
8 156 (25.16%) VMware
9 142 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
10 138 (22.26%) Red Hat
11 136 (21.94%) Java
12 134 (21.61%) Ruby
13 131 (21.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 131 (21.13%) JavaScript
14 129 (20.81%) PHP
15 119 (19.19%) Git (software)
15 119 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
16 117 (18.87%) Microsoft
17 112 (18.06%) MySQL
18 109 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 106 (17.10%) Bash Shell
20 103 (16.61%) Firewall
21 99 (15.97%) HTML
22 96 (15.48%) Cisco
22 96 (15.48%) High Availability
23 88 (14.19%) SQL Server
24 87 (14.03%) Shell Script
25 85 (13.71%) CSS
26 83 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.84%) Apache
2 60 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 55 (8.87%) CloudStack
4 42 (6.77%) MS Exchange
5 34 (5.48%) IIS
6 32 (5.16%) JBoss
6 32 (5.16%) WebLogic
7 27 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 24 (3.87%) WebSphere
9 23 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (2.90%) Tomcat
10 18 (2.90%) WordPress
11 14 (2.26%) nginx
12 13 (2.10%) Skype for Business
13 9 (1.45%) Moodle
13 9 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
14 8 (1.29%) Confluence
15 7 (1.13%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (4.03%) Magento
2 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.32%) Odoo
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 119 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.10%) Office 365
4 7 (1.13%) IaaS
4 7 (1.13%) SaaS
5 6 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.81%) PaaS
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.48%) GitHub
8 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.32%) AdWords
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.16%) Loggly
10 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 103 (16.61%) Firewall
2 77 (12.42%) SAN
3 55 (8.87%) VPN
4 54 (8.71%) DNS
5 40 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 34 (5.48%) VoIP
7 33 (5.32%) WAN
8 32 (5.16%) VLAN
9 29 (4.68%) MPLS
10 28 (4.52%) BGP
11 25 (4.03%) DHCP
11 25 (4.03%) OSPF
12 23 (3.71%) Ethernet
12 23 (3.71%) Network Security
13 22 (3.55%) Internet
14 21 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (3.39%) LAN
14 21 (3.39%) NAS
15 17 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.06%) MySQL
2 88 (14.19%) SQL Server
3 40 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 34 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (3.87%) NoSQL
7 24 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.71%) MongoDB
8 23 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.26%) Big Data
10 14 (2.26%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (1.45%) Redis
13 8 (1.29%) IBM InfoSphere
13 8 (1.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 119 (19.19%) Git (software)
2 72 (11.61%) Subversion
3 67 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 38 (6.13%) JIRA
5 34 (5.48%) Visual Studio
6 26 (4.19%) Android Studio
6 26 (4.19%) Eclipse
7 25 (4.03%) PHPUnit
7 25 (4.03%) TeamCity
8 23 (3.71%) JUnit
9 19 (3.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 15 (2.42%) Selenium
11 14 (2.26%) Maven
12 12 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.94%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.97%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.81%) Grunt
14 5 (0.81%) JBehave
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (0.81%) Ranorex
General
1 44 (7.10%) Games
2 43 (6.94%) Finance
3 32 (5.16%) Marketing
4 16 (2.58%) Advertising
5 9 (1.45%) Law
6 7 (1.13%) Retail
7 6 (0.97%) Electronics
8 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.48%) Legal
9 3 (0.48%) Local Government
10 2 (0.32%) Back Office
10 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (20.00%) Developer
2 114 (18.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (12.10%) PHP Developer
4 69 (11.13%) Administrator
5 55 (8.87%) Linux Engineer
6 51 (8.23%) Software Engineer
7 44 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 41 (6.61%) Architect
8 41 (6.61%) Linux Administrator
8 41 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
9 40 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 35 (5.65%) Platform Engineer
11 30 (4.84%) DBA
12 29 (4.68%) Java Developer
13 28 (4.52%) Network Engineer
14 27 (4.35%) Analyst
14 27 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
15 26 (4.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 25 (4.03%) Cloud Architect
17 24 (3.87%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (15.97%) HTML
2 85 (13.71%) CSS
3 60 (9.68%) LAMP
4 52 (8.39%) jQuery
4 52 (8.39%) Web Services
5 44 (7.10%) RESTful
6 38 (6.13%) Ajax
7 37 (5.97%) .NET
8 36 (5.81%) JSON
8 36 (5.81%) Symfony
9 35 (5.65%) Laravel
10 34 (5.48%) XML
11 33 (5.32%) AngularJS
12 32 (5.16%) Hibernate
12 32 (5.16%) React
13 30 (4.84%) Spring
14 26 (4.19%) Node.js
15 24 (3.87%) Sass
16 20 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (3.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
2 54 (8.71%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.32%) Clustering
4 23 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.74%) Private Cloud
7 16 (2.58%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.58%) Public Cloud
8 13 (2.10%) NHS
9 9 (1.45%) Online Games
10 8 (1.29%) CMDB
10 8 (1.29%) User Experience
11 6 (0.97%) Fintech
12 5 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.65%) Replication
14 3 (0.48%) AS400
14 3 (0.48%) Graphic Design
14 3 (0.48%) iSeries
14 3 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 216 (34.84%) Windows
2 181 (29.19%) Unix
3 131 (21.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (10.97%) Windows Server
6 56 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (6.13%) Android
7 38 (6.13%) Debian
8 33 (5.32%) CentOS
9 28 (4.52%) Embedded Linux
10 26 (4.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 21 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (3.23%) Windows 7
13 16 (2.58%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.94%) HPUX
15 10 (1.61%) Mac OS
15 10 (1.61%) Solaris
16 8 (1.29%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.65%) Fedora
17 4 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (25.32%) DevOps
3 96 (15.48%) High Availability
4 79 (12.74%) Scrum
5 74 (11.94%) Configuration Management
5 74 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (11.77%) Software Engineering
7 67 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 64 (10.32%) ITIL
9 55 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 54 (8.71%) DSDM
11 49 (7.90%) MVC
11 49 (7.90%) OO
12 45 (7.26%) SDLC
13 43 (6.94%) TDD
14 39 (6.29%) Load Balancing
15 37 (5.97%) RUP
16 36 (5.81%) Mentoring
17 35 (5.65%) Web Development
18 33 (5.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (29.03%) Python
2 170 (27.42%) SQL
3 136 (21.94%) Java
4 134 (21.61%) Ruby
5 131 (21.13%) JavaScript
6 129 (20.81%) PHP
7 106 (17.10%) Bash Shell
8 87 (14.03%) Shell Script
9 51 (8.23%) C++
10 38 (6.13%) C
11 28 (4.52%) Perl
11 28 (4.52%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.23%) C#
13 19 (3.06%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.74%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.29%) PHP 7
16 7 (1.13%) VB
17 6 (0.97%) PHP 5
18 5 (0.81%) VBScript
19 4 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (5.32%) CCNA
3 29 (4.68%) Degree
4 27 (4.35%) CCNP
5 26 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (3.71%) MCSA
7 13 (2.10%) MCSE
8 11 (1.77%) CCDA
9 10 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.29%) CCIP
10 8 (1.29%) CCSP
11 6 (0.97%) CISA
11 6 (0.97%) CISM
11 6 (0.97%) MCP
11 6 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.65%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.65%) RHCE
13 4 (0.65%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.39%) SLA
2 17 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.42%) QA
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.48%) PMO
5 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 109 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 63 (10.16%) Docker
4 62 (10.00%) vSphere
5 59 (9.52%) Xen
6 58 (9.35%) XenServer
7 32 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (3.39%) Hyper-V
9 19 (3.06%) XenApp
10 8 (1.29%) VirtualBox
11 7 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.81%) KVM
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.48%) GPFS
14 3 (0.48%) Samba
14 3 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.16%) HDFS
15 1 (0.16%) iptables
15 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 158 (25.48%) Puppet
2 142 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (12.42%) Ansible
4 36 (5.81%) Tivoli
5 35 (5.65%) Cobbler
6 19 (3.06%) Failover Clustering
7 17 (2.74%) Terraform
8 16 (2.58%) Packer
9 11 (1.77%) Salt
10 10 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (1.61%) SCOM
10 10 (1.61%) ServiceCenter
11 8 (1.29%) Opsview
12 7 (1.13%) WSUS
13 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (0.81%) CFEngine
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.65%) SCCM
16 3 (0.48%) FortiGate
16 3 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 158 (25.48%) Oracle
2 156 (25.16%) VMware
3 138 (22.26%) Red Hat
4 117 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 96 (15.48%) Cisco
6 50 (8.06%) Citrix
6 50 (8.06%) EnterpriseDB
7 43 (6.94%) F5
8 42 (6.77%) HP
9 40 (6.45%) Zend
10 31 (5.00%) Brocade
11 29 (4.68%) NetApp
12 25 (4.03%) CheckPoint
13 23 (3.71%) Dell Compellent
14 22 (3.55%) Juniper
14 22 (3.55%) Rackspace
15 21 (3.39%) CommVault
16 14 (2.26%) Civica
16 14 (2.26%) IBM
17 12 (1.94%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago