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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 354 315 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.11% 7.97% 10.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.21% 36.17% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 272 241 373
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £57,500 £61,600
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 766 871 1169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.87% 22.03% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 602 709 974
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 £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 24 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 24 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 +11 288 £45,000 +7.46% 42
Bradford -8 37 £32,000 -20.00% 9
Wakefield +13 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Wetherby +8 5 £32,000 +1.58%
Huddersfield +11 2 £32,000 -1.53%
Ilkley - 2 £28,500 -
Halifax -6 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Keighley - 1 £37,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 -
Elland - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 219 (34.76%) Windows
2 186 (29.52%) Python
3 182 (28.89%) Unix
4 181 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (27.30%) SQL
6 163 (25.87%) Puppet
7 162 (25.71%) Oracle
8 161 (25.56%) DevOps
9 159 (25.24%) VMware
10 147 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
11 145 (23.02%) Red Hat
12 138 (21.90%) Java
12 138 (21.90%) Ruby
13 137 (21.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 133 (21.11%) JavaScript
15 129 (20.48%) PHP
16 121 (19.21%) Git (software)
16 121 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
17 120 (19.05%) Microsoft
18 115 (18.25%) MySQL
19 112 (17.78%) Bash Shell
20 110 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
21 102 (16.19%) Firewall
22 99 (15.71%) HTML
23 96 (15.24%) High Availability
24 95 (15.08%) Cisco
25 91 (14.44%) SQL Server
25 91 (14.44%) Shell Script
26 85 (13.49%) CSS
27 83 (13.17%) 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 62 (9.84%) Apache
2 61 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 55 (8.73%) CloudStack
4 42 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 34 (5.40%) IIS
6 32 (5.08%) JBoss
6 32 (5.08%) WebLogic
7 27 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 25 (3.97%) WebSphere
9 23 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (3.17%) Tomcat
11 18 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (2.86%) WordPress
12 14 (2.22%) nginx
13 13 (2.06%) Skype for Business
14 9 (1.43%) Moodle
14 9 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
15 8 (1.27%) Confluence
16 7 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.97%) 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
1 121 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (13.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.06%) Office 365
4 7 (1.11%) IaaS
4 7 (1.11%) SaaS
5 6 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.79%) PaaS
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.63%) 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%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.16%) Loggly
10 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 102 (16.19%) Firewall
2 78 (12.38%) SAN
3 54 (8.57%) DNS
3 54 (8.57%) VPN
4 40 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 33 (5.24%) VoIP
5 33 (5.24%) WAN
6 31 (4.92%) VLAN
7 28 (4.44%) MPLS
8 27 (4.29%) BGP
9 25 (3.97%) DHCP
10 24 (3.81%) OSPF
11 23 (3.65%) Ethernet
11 23 (3.65%) Internet
11 23 (3.65%) Network Security
12 21 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (3.33%) LAN
12 21 (3.33%) NAS
13 17 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (18.25%) MySQL
2 91 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 43 (6.83%) Oracle Database
4 36 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 26 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 24 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (3.65%) MongoDB
9 23 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (2.22%) Big Data
11 14 (2.22%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (1.59%) DataStage
13 10 (1.59%) IBM InfoSphere
14 9 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 121 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 74 (11.75%) Subversion
3 69 (10.95%) Jenkins
4 40 (6.35%) JIRA
5 34 (5.40%) Visual Studio
6 26 (4.13%) Android Studio
6 26 (4.13%) Eclipse
7 25 (3.97%) JUnit
7 25 (3.97%) PHPUnit
7 25 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 19 (3.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 15 (2.38%) Selenium
10 14 (2.22%) Maven
11 12 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (1.90%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.11%) JBehave
12 7 (1.11%) Ranorex
13 6 (0.95%) GCC
13 6 (0.95%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (7.14%) Finance
2 44 (6.98%) Games
3 32 (5.08%) Marketing
4 16 (2.54%) Advertising
5 9 (1.43%) Law
6 7 (1.11%) Retail
7 6 (0.95%) Electronics
8 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.63%) 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
1 125 (19.84%) Developer
2 116 (18.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (11.90%) PHP Developer
4 74 (11.75%) Administrator
5 57 (9.05%) Linux Engineer
6 51 (8.10%) Software Engineer
7 45 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 45 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 44 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 44 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 41 (6.51%) Architect
10 35 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
11 32 (5.08%) DBA
12 30 (4.76%) Java Developer
13 29 (4.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 27 (4.29%) Analyst
14 27 (4.29%) Network Engineer
14 27 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
15 25 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
15 25 (3.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (15.71%) HTML
2 85 (13.49%) CSS
3 62 (9.84%) LAMP
4 53 (8.41%) Web Services
5 52 (8.25%) jQuery
6 44 (6.98%) RESTful
7 38 (6.03%) Ajax
8 37 (5.87%) .NET
9 36 (5.71%) JSON
9 36 (5.71%) Symfony
10 35 (5.56%) Laravel
11 34 (5.40%) Hibernate
11 34 (5.40%) XML
12 33 (5.24%) AngularJS
13 32 (5.08%) React
13 32 (5.08%) Spring
14 26 (4.13%) Node.js
15 24 (3.81%) Sass
16 20 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (3.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 54 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.24%) Clustering
4 23 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.70%) Private Cloud
7 16 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 13 (2.06%) NHS
9 9 (1.43%) Online Games
10 8 (1.27%) CMDB
10 8 (1.27%) User Experience
11 7 (1.11%) Fintech
12 5 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Replication
14 3 (0.48%) GPGPU
14 3 (0.48%) iSeries
14 3 (0.48%) Social Media
14 3 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 219 (34.76%) Windows
2 182 (28.89%) Unix
3 137 (21.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (10.79%) Windows Server
6 56 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (6.35%) Debian
8 38 (6.03%) Android
9 34 (5.40%) CentOS
10 28 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
11 26 (4.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 21 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (3.17%) Windows 7
14 16 (2.54%) Ubuntu
15 12 (1.90%) HPUX
16 11 (1.75%) Solaris
17 10 (1.59%) Mac OS
18 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.63%) Fedora
19 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (25.56%) DevOps
3 96 (15.24%) High Availability
4 79 (12.54%) Scrum
5 75 (11.90%) Configuration Management
5 75 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (11.75%) Software Engineering
7 67 (10.63%) E-Commerce
8 64 (10.16%) ITIL
9 56 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 54 (8.57%) DSDM
11 49 (7.78%) MVC
11 49 (7.78%) OO
12 46 (7.30%) SDLC
13 44 (6.98%) TDD
14 39 (6.19%) Load Balancing
15 37 (5.87%) RUP
16 36 (5.71%) Mentoring
17 35 (5.56%) Web Development
18 33 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 186 (29.52%) Python
2 172 (27.30%) SQL
3 138 (21.90%) Java
3 138 (21.90%) Ruby
4 133 (21.11%) JavaScript
5 129 (20.48%) PHP
6 112 (17.78%) Bash Shell
7 91 (14.44%) Shell Script
8 53 (8.41%) C++
9 38 (6.03%) C
10 29 (4.60%) Perl
11 28 (4.44%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.17%) C#
13 19 (3.02%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.70%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.27%) PHP 7
16 7 (1.11%) VB
17 6 (0.95%) PHP 5
17 6 (0.95%) VC++
18 5 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (5.24%) CCNA
3 29 (4.60%) Degree
4 27 (4.29%) CCNP
5 26 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (3.65%) MCSA
7 13 (2.06%) MCSE
8 11 (1.75%) CCDA
9 10 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.27%) CCIP
10 8 (1.27%) CCSP
11 6 (0.95%) CISA
11 6 (0.95%) CISM
11 6 (0.95%) MCP
11 6 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.63%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.63%) RHCE
13 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.49%) SLA
2 17 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 17 (2.70%) QA
3 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) PMO
4 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 110 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 64 (10.16%) Docker
4 62 (9.84%) vSphere
5 60 (9.52%) Xen
6 58 (9.21%) XenServer
7 32 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (3.33%) Hyper-V
9 19 (3.02%) XenApp
10 8 (1.27%) VirtualBox
11 7 (1.11%) KVM
11 7 (1.11%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.63%) 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
1 163 (25.87%) Puppet
2 147 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (13.02%) Ansible
4 36 (5.71%) Tivoli
5 35 (5.56%) Cobbler
6 19 (3.02%) Failover Clustering
7 18 (2.86%) Terraform
8 17 (2.70%) Packer
9 11 (1.75%) Salt
10 10 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (1.59%) SCOM
10 10 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
11 8 (1.27%) Opsview
12 7 (1.11%) WSUS
13 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (0.79%) CFEngine
15 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.63%) SCCM
16 3 (0.48%) FortiGate
16 3 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 162 (25.71%) Oracle
2 159 (25.24%) VMware
3 145 (23.02%) Red Hat
4 120 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 95 (15.08%) Cisco
6 50 (7.94%) Citrix
6 50 (7.94%) EnterpriseDB
7 43 (6.83%) F5
8 42 (6.67%) HP
9 40 (6.35%) Zend
10 30 (4.76%) Brocade
11 29 (4.60%) NetApp
12 25 (3.97%) CheckPoint
13 23 (3.65%) Dell Compellent
14 22 (3.49%) Rackspace
15 21 (3.33%) CommVault
15 21 (3.33%) Juniper
16 16 (2.54%) IBM
17 14 (2.22%) Civica
18 12 (1.90%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago