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 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 25 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 269 410 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.55% 9.31% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.55% 43.07% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 221 340 395
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 736 952 1259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.66% 21.61% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 645 772 1017
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,050
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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -8 198 £50,000 +17.64% 38
Bradford 0 35 £38,500 -3.75% 9
Wakefield +9 9 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Keighley - 6 £35,000 - 1
Halifax -5 4 £23,000 -47.95% 1
Wetherby - 4 £31,500 - 2
Huddersfield - 2 £32,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 199 (37.76%) Windows
2 163 (30.93%) Oracle
3 159 (30.17%) Python
4 157 (29.79%) Puppet
5 152 (28.84%) Unix
6 151 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (28.08%) VMware
8 145 (27.51%) SQL
9 137 (26.00%) DevOps
10 128 (24.29%) Opscode Chef
11 125 (23.72%) Ruby
12 115 (21.82%) Microsoft
12 115 (21.82%) Red Hat
13 113 (21.44%) Java
14 112 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
15 107 (20.30%) PHP
16 105 (19.92%) MySQL
17 104 (19.73%) Firewall
18 101 (19.17%) ITIL
19 96 (18.22%) JavaScript
20 94 (17.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 85 (16.13%) Git (software)
22 84 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
22 84 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
23 78 (14.80%) Cisco
23 78 (14.80%) Disaster Recovery
24 76 (14.42%) Bash Shell
25 75 (14.23%) Ansible
25 75 (14.23%) Scrum
25 75 (14.23%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related 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 66 (12.52%) OpenStack
2 64 (12.14%) CloudStack
3 50 (9.49%) WebLogic
4 46 (8.73%) JBoss
5 41 (7.78%) MS Exchange
6 39 (7.40%) Apache
6 39 (7.40%) WebSphere
7 28 (5.31%) SharePoint
8 24 (4.55%) IIS
9 21 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (3.04%) Tomcat
11 16 (3.04%) WordPress
12 15 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (2.85%) Skype for Business
13 10 (1.90%) nginx
14 8 (1.52%) Moodle
14 8 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
15 7 (1.33%) CMS
15 7 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 32 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.14%) MS Office
4 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.85%) Magento
2 3 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 84 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.17%) Office 365
4 6 (1.14%) IaaS
5 5 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.95%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.76%) GitHub
6 4 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.57%) AdWords
7 3 (0.57%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.38%) Loggly
8 2 (0.38%) Slack
8 2 (0.38%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (19.73%) Firewall
2 71 (13.47%) SAN
3 40 (7.59%) VPN
4 38 (7.21%) TCP/IP
5 35 (6.64%) DNS
6 34 (6.45%) NAS
7 29 (5.50%) VoIP
8 27 (5.12%) WAN
9 23 (4.36%) VLAN
10 22 (4.17%) LAN
11 18 (3.42%) MPLS
12 15 (2.85%) HTTP
13 14 (2.66%) BGP
13 14 (2.66%) DHCP
13 14 (2.66%) Internet
13 14 (2.66%) IPsec
13 14 (2.66%) Network Security
13 14 (2.66%) OSPF
14 13 (2.47%) Ethernet
15 12 (2.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.92%) MySQL
2 73 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.85%) Redis
5 15 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.66%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.33%) Big Data
11 7 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 85 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 72 (13.66%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.54%) Subversion
4 33 (6.26%) TeamCity
5 22 (4.17%) JIRA
6 20 (3.80%) JUnit
6 20 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.66%) Android Studio
7 14 (2.66%) Eclipse
7 14 (2.66%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.71%) Selenium
9 8 (1.52%) Grunt
9 8 (1.52%) Maven
9 8 (1.52%) PHPUnit
10 7 (1.33%) JMeter
11 5 (0.95%) gulp
11 5 (0.95%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.57%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (7.78%) Games
2 37 (7.02%) Finance
3 20 (3.80%) Advertising
4 9 (1.71%) Electronics
4 9 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.33%) Marketing
6 5 (0.95%) Retail
7 4 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Back Office
8 3 (0.57%) Local Government
9 2 (0.38%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (19.73%) Developer
2 100 (18.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (11.20%) PHP Developer
4 42 (7.97%) Architect
5 41 (7.78%) Analyst
5 41 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 37 (7.02%) Administrator
7 33 (6.26%) Software Engineer
8 32 (6.07%) Infrastructure Architect
8 32 (6.07%) Platform Engineer
9 27 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
10 23 (4.36%) Linux Administrator
10 23 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
11 22 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 21 (3.98%) Senior Developer
12 21 (3.98%) Software Developer
13 20 (3.80%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.23%) IT Engineer
14 17 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
15 16 (3.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (14.23%) HTML
2 70 (13.28%) CSS
3 51 (9.68%) .NET
4 41 (7.78%) LAMP
5 40 (7.59%) jQuery
5 40 (7.59%) JSON
6 39 (7.40%) RESTful
7 36 (6.83%) XML
8 34 (6.45%) Ajax
9 33 (6.26%) Web Services
10 21 (3.98%) HTML5
10 21 (3.98%) Symfony
11 19 (3.61%) Hibernate
11 19 (3.61%) Sass
12 18 (3.42%) Laravel
12 18 (3.42%) Spring
13 16 (3.04%) CSS3
13 16 (3.04%) Node.js
13 16 (3.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (2.85%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.07%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.31%) Clustering
3 24 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 18 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.85%) Replication
6 11 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.09%) User Experience
7 10 (1.90%) EMC VNX
8 9 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.52%) IBM XIV
9 8 (1.52%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.33%) NHS
11 5 (0.95%) HP Storage
11 5 (0.95%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.76%) GPGPU
13 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 199 (37.76%) Windows
2 152 (28.84%) Unix
3 94 (17.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (13.28%) Windows Server
5 39 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (6.83%) Debian
7 34 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (4.17%) Android
9 21 (3.98%) CentOS
10 20 (3.80%) Ubuntu
11 19 (3.61%) HPUX
12 18 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
14 14 (2.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 12 (2.28%) Solaris
16 7 (1.33%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.33%) Mac OS
17 6 (1.14%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.57%) Kali Linux
18 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (26.00%) DevOps
3 101 (19.17%) ITIL
4 84 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (14.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 75 (14.23%) Configuration Management
6 75 (14.23%) Scrum
7 61 (11.57%) DSDM
8 49 (9.30%) High Availability
9 41 (7.78%) E-Commerce
10 40 (7.59%) Software Engineering
11 39 (7.40%) MVC
12 36 (6.83%) RUP
13 35 (6.64%) Open Source
14 32 (6.07%) Presales
15 29 (5.50%) OO
16 28 (5.31%) SDLC
17 23 (4.36%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.36%) TDD
18 22 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 159 (30.17%) Python
2 145 (27.51%) SQL
3 125 (23.72%) Ruby
4 113 (21.44%) Java
5 107 (20.30%) PHP
6 96 (18.22%) JavaScript
7 76 (14.42%) Bash Shell
8 71 (13.47%) Shell Script
9 41 (7.78%) C++
10 30 (5.69%) C
11 24 (4.55%) C#
12 22 (4.17%) Perl
13 19 (3.61%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.90%) PHP 5
15 7 (1.33%) PHP 7
15 7 (1.33%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.14%) VB
17 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (5.50%) Degree
2 22 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (3.61%) CCNA
4 13 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.90%) MCSE
6 9 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.52%) CCA
7 8 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (1.52%) SSCP
8 7 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.14%) CCDA
9 6 (1.14%) CEH
9 6 (1.14%) CISA
9 6 (1.14%) CISM
9 6 (1.14%) CREST Certified
10 5 (0.95%) CCNP
10 5 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 20 (3.80%) SLA
3 10 (1.90%) QA
4 7 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) PMO
7 1 (0.19%) UCITS
System Software
1 112 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (14.04%) vSphere
3 69 (13.09%) Xen
4 67 (12.71%) Active Directory
5 66 (12.52%) XenServer
6 41 (7.78%) Docker
7 34 (6.45%) Hyper-V
8 25 (4.74%) XenApp
9 13 (2.47%) XenDesktop
10 12 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (1.90%) KVM
12 7 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 7 (1.33%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.95%) Varnish
13 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.95%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.76%) GPFS
15 3 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 157 (29.79%) Puppet
2 128 (24.29%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (14.23%) Ansible
4 40 (7.59%) Tivoli
5 39 (7.40%) Cobbler
6 21 (3.98%) SCOM
7 18 (3.42%) Terraform
8 13 (2.47%) Salt
9 9 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.71%) Packer
10 8 (1.52%) EMC VPLEX
10 8 (1.52%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.33%) CFEngine
11 7 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (1.14%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.95%) Nagios
13 5 (0.95%) Opsview
14 4 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 163 (30.93%) Oracle
2 148 (28.08%) VMware
3 115 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 115 (21.82%) Red Hat
4 78 (14.80%) Cisco
5 57 (10.82%) EnterpriseDB
6 47 (8.92%) Citrix
7 29 (5.50%) NetApp
8 26 (4.93%) HP
9 21 (3.98%) CommVault
9 21 (3.98%) EMC
9 21 (3.98%) Zend
10 20 (3.80%) F5
11 19 (3.61%) Brocade
11 19 (3.61%) Dell Compellent
12 18 (3.42%) Juniper
13 14 (2.66%) IBM
13 14 (2.66%) Splunk
14 13 (2.47%) Nimble Storage
14 13 (2.47%) Riverbed
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + 18% pension, generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension+ Private Medical Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago