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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 302 378 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.52% 8.79% 9.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.70% 39.17% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 253 302 376
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 742 965 1204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.94% 22.45% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 646 769 974
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 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -2 217 £48,750 +14.70% 41
Bradford +1 44 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Wakefield +8 7 £45,000 +52.54% 3
Keighley - 7 £35,000 - 1
Halifax -7 5 £23,000 -39.38% 2
Wetherby -9 5 £31,500 -
Brighouse - 2 £19,500 -
Huddersfield +2 1 - - 1
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 200 (36.56%) Windows
2 172 (31.44%) Unix
3 163 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (29.07%) Python
5 157 (28.70%) Oracle
6 156 (28.52%) SQL
6 156 (28.52%) Puppet
7 139 (25.41%) DevOps
7 139 (25.41%) VMware
8 128 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
9 123 (22.49%) Java
10 122 (22.30%) Ruby
11 115 (21.02%) Microsoft
12 110 (20.11%) JavaScript
13 109 (19.93%) Red Hat
14 108 (19.74%) PHP
15 103 (18.83%) Git (software)
15 103 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
16 100 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 97 (17.73%) Firewall
18 95 (17.37%) MySQL
19 92 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 85 (15.54%) ITIL
21 84 (15.36%) HTML
22 83 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
23 78 (14.26%) Cisco
23 78 (14.26%) Scrum
23 78 (14.26%) Shell Script
24 77 (14.08%) Configuration Management
25 75 (13.71%) SQL Server

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 64 (11.70%) OpenStack
2 62 (11.33%) CloudStack
3 49 (8.96%) Apache
4 45 (8.23%) MS Exchange
5 39 (7.13%) WebLogic
6 38 (6.95%) JBoss
7 30 (5.48%) SharePoint
7 30 (5.48%) WebSphere
8 27 (4.94%) IIS
9 24 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (2.74%) Skype for Business
12 15 (2.74%) WordPress
13 14 (2.56%) Tomcat
14 10 (1.83%) nginx
15 9 (1.65%) Moodle
15 9 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
16 8 (1.46%) Confluence
17 6 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.74%) Magento
2 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.37%) Odoo
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 103 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.29%) Office 365
4 9 (1.65%) IaaS
5 7 (1.28%) SaaS
6 6 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.10%) PaaS
7 5 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.91%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.55%) AdWords
8 3 (0.55%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.37%) Loggly
9 2 (0.37%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.18%) GitHub
10 1 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 97 (17.73%) Firewall
2 67 (12.25%) SAN
3 47 (8.59%) DNS
4 44 (8.04%) VPN
5 39 (7.13%) TCP/IP
6 38 (6.95%) VoIP
7 29 (5.30%) VLAN
7 29 (5.30%) WAN
8 25 (4.57%) BGP
8 25 (4.57%) MPLS
9 23 (4.20%) OSPF
10 21 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (3.84%) DHCP
10 21 (3.84%) LAN
11 20 (3.66%) Ethernet
11 20 (3.66%) NAS
12 19 (3.47%) Internet
13 15 (2.74%) HTTP
13 15 (2.74%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (17.37%) MySQL
2 75 (13.71%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.02%) Oracle Database
6 20 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 18 (3.29%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.74%) Relational Database
12 14 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (2.19%) Redis
14 10 (1.83%) Big Data
14 10 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (1.65%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 103 (18.83%) Git (software)
2 70 (12.80%) Jenkins
3 57 (10.42%) Subversion
4 32 (5.85%) TeamCity
5 30 (5.48%) JIRA
6 29 (5.30%) Visual Studio
7 22 (4.02%) Android Studio
7 22 (4.02%) Eclipse
8 20 (3.66%) JUnit
9 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (2.38%) Vagrant
10 11 (2.01%) Maven
11 10 (1.83%) PHPUnit
12 9 (1.65%) Selenium
13 8 (1.46%) Grunt
14 7 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (1.10%) NetBeans
16 5 (0.91%) gulp
17 4 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
18 3 (0.55%) JMeter
General
1 39 (7.13%) Games
2 34 (6.22%) Finance
3 23 (4.20%) Advertising
4 17 (3.11%) Marketing
5 9 (1.65%) Electronics
6 8 (1.46%) Retail
6 8 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.10%) Law
8 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.55%) Local Government
10 2 (0.37%) Back Office
10 2 (0.37%) Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (19.20%) Developer
2 103 (18.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (11.52%) PHP Developer
4 48 (8.78%) Administrator
5 42 (7.68%) Architect
6 41 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 39 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (6.40%) Platform Engineer
9 31 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
10 29 (5.30%) Analyst
10 29 (5.30%) Network Engineer
11 27 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (4.75%) Linux Administrator
12 26 (4.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 24 (4.39%) Infrastructure Architect
14 21 (3.84%) DBA
14 21 (3.84%) Senior Developer
15 20 (3.66%) Software Developer
16 19 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
16 19 (3.47%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (15.36%) HTML
2 72 (13.16%) CSS
3 50 (9.14%) .NET
4 44 (8.04%) LAMP
5 42 (7.68%) jQuery
5 42 (7.68%) RESTful
5 42 (7.68%) Web Services
6 38 (6.95%) JSON
7 37 (6.76%) XML
8 36 (6.58%) Ajax
9 23 (4.20%) Symfony
10 22 (4.02%) Hibernate
11 21 (3.84%) Sass
11 21 (3.84%) Spring
12 20 (3.66%) Laravel
13 18 (3.29%) HTML5
14 17 (3.11%) AngularJS
14 17 (3.11%) SOAP
14 17 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.86%) Linux Command Line
2 35 (6.40%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.39%) Clustering
4 21 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.19%) User Experience
9 11 (2.01%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.28%) NHS
10 7 (1.28%) Replication
11 5 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.91%) HP Storage
11 5 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.91%) Online Games
12 4 (0.73%) CMDB
12 4 (0.73%) GPGPU
13 3 (0.55%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 200 (36.56%) Windows
2 172 (31.44%) Unix
3 92 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 68 (12.43%) Windows Server
5 52 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (7.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (6.58%) Debian
8 32 (5.85%) Android
9 25 (4.57%) Embedded Linux
10 23 (4.20%) CentOS
11 22 (4.02%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 20 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (3.29%) Ubuntu
14 14 (2.56%) HPUX
15 11 (2.01%) Solaris
16 9 (1.65%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
17 8 (1.46%) Windows 7
18 6 (1.10%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.55%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (25.41%) DevOps
3 85 (15.54%) ITIL
4 83 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (14.26%) Scrum
6 77 (14.08%) Configuration Management
7 66 (12.07%) High Availability
8 62 (11.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 61 (11.15%) DSDM
10 48 (8.78%) Software Engineering
11 42 (7.68%) E-Commerce
12 40 (7.31%) MVC
13 38 (6.95%) RUP
13 38 (6.95%) SDLC
14 36 (6.58%) OO
15 35 (6.40%) Presales
16 33 (6.03%) Open Source
17 27 (4.94%) TDD
18 24 (4.39%) Time Management
18 24 (4.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (29.07%) Python
2 156 (28.52%) SQL
3 123 (22.49%) Java
4 122 (22.30%) Ruby
5 110 (20.11%) JavaScript
6 108 (19.74%) PHP
7 78 (14.26%) Shell Script
8 75 (13.71%) Bash Shell
9 47 (8.59%) C++
10 38 (6.95%) C
11 21 (3.84%) C#
12 18 (3.29%) Perl
12 18 (3.29%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.65%) PHP 5
14 9 (1.65%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.46%) PHP 7
16 7 (1.28%) VB
17 4 (0.73%) VBScript
18 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (5.48%) Degree
2 27 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.47%) CCNA
5 14 (2.56%) MCSA
6 13 (2.38%) CCNP
7 12 (2.19%) MCSE
7 12 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (1.83%) CCDA
9 8 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.28%) CCIP
10 7 (1.28%) CCSP
10 7 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.10%) CCA
11 6 (1.10%) CISA
11 6 (1.10%) CISM
11 6 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.10%) CREST Certified
11 6 (1.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.02%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.74%) SLA
3 9 (1.65%) QA
4 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
7 1 (0.18%) UCITS
System Software
1 100 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (13.16%) vSphere
3 68 (12.43%) Active Directory
4 67 (12.25%) XenServer
5 63 (11.52%) Xen
6 48 (8.78%) Docker
7 23 (4.20%) XenApp
8 22 (4.02%) Hyper-V
9 11 (2.01%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.46%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.73%) GPFS
13 3 (0.55%) Samba
13 3 (0.55%) Varnish
13 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.37%) KVM
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.37%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 156 (28.52%) Puppet
2 128 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (13.53%) Ansible
4 38 (6.95%) Tivoli
5 37 (6.76%) Cobbler
6 16 (2.93%) Terraform
7 13 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
7 13 (2.38%) Salt
7 13 (2.38%) SCOM
8 10 (1.83%) Packer
9 9 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.28%) CFEngine
11 6 (1.10%) WSUS
12 5 (0.91%) Nagios
12 5 (0.91%) Opsview
13 4 (0.73%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
14 3 (0.55%) Nessus
14 3 (0.55%) Nmap
Vendors
1 157 (28.70%) Oracle
2 139 (25.41%) VMware
3 115 (21.02%) Microsoft
4 109 (19.93%) Red Hat
5 78 (14.26%) Cisco
6 57 (10.42%) EnterpriseDB
7 50 (9.14%) Citrix
8 35 (6.40%) F5
9 33 (6.03%) HP
10 27 (4.94%) NetApp
11 23 (4.20%) Brocade
11 23 (4.20%) Zend
12 21 (3.84%) Dell Compellent
13 20 (3.66%) Juniper
14 17 (3.11%) CommVault
15 16 (2.93%) Civica
15 16 (2.93%) Rackspace
16 13 (2.38%) Nimble Storage
16 13 (2.38%) Riverbed
17 12 (2.19%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £55,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits = another £10k on basic
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Good Coffee...
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago