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

Linux
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 570 515 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.51% 9.07% 9.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.31% 39.22% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 449 402 555
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £60,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1180 1313 1671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.76% 23.14% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1078 1414
Median salary £36,378 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Yorkshire

Linux
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +9 361 £45,000 +12.50% 53
North Yorkshire +12 105 £42,500 +11.84% 9
South Yorkshire -4 94 £45,000 - 29
East Yorkshire -8 6 £29,500 -5.22%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 303 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (30.02%) Windows
3 288 (28.92%) SQL
4 280 (28.11%) Unix
5 273 (27.41%) Python
6 243 (24.40%) DevOps
7 239 (24.00%) Java
8 237 (23.80%) JavaScript
9 223 (22.39%) Puppet
10 222 (22.29%) Git (software)
11 206 (20.68%) Opscode Chef
12 204 (20.48%) Oracle
13 199 (19.98%) PHP
14 194 (19.48%) VMware
15 190 (19.08%) MySQL
16 185 (18.57%) HTML
17 181 (18.17%) Ruby
18 180 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
19 177 (17.77%) Red Hat
20 173 (17.37%) Bash Shell
21 167 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 156 (15.66%) Microsoft
23 145 (14.56%) Software Engineering
24 140 (14.06%) CSS
25 134 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
26 128 (12.85%) Cisco
26 128 (12.85%) Shell Script
27 127 (12.75%) Firewall
28 121 (12.15%) SQL Server
29 120 (12.05%) C++

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 102 (10.24%) Apache
2 79 (7.93%) OpenStack
3 72 (7.23%) CloudStack
4 56 (5.62%) MS Exchange
5 42 (4.22%) JBoss
6 36 (3.61%) IIS
6 36 (3.61%) WebLogic
7 34 (3.41%) SharePoint
8 32 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (2.71%) nginx
11 26 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (2.61%) Tomcat
11 26 (2.61%) WebSphere
12 21 (2.11%) WordPress
13 15 (1.51%) Skype for Business
14 14 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (1.10%) Moodle
16 10 (1.00%) Confluence
17 9 (0.90%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 38 (3.82%) Magento
2 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.20%) Odoo
4 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 180 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.21%) Office 365
4 12 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (1.10%) IaaS
6 9 (0.90%) SaaS
7 8 (0.80%) GitHub
8 7 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.50%) PaaS
10 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.20%) AdWords
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.20%) Quay.io
12 2 (0.20%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.10%) Loggly
13 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.75%) Firewall
2 101 (10.14%) SAN
3 84 (8.43%) DNS
4 77 (7.73%) Ethernet
5 61 (6.12%) VPN
6 52 (5.22%) TCP/IP
7 46 (4.62%) WAN
8 42 (4.22%) DHCP
9 40 (4.02%) Internet
10 37 (3.71%) VLAN
11 36 (3.61%) VoIP
12 35 (3.51%) BGP
13 32 (3.21%) LAN
13 32 (3.21%) MPLS
13 32 (3.21%) OSPF
14 31 (3.11%) Cisco IOS
14 31 (3.11%) Network Security
15 28 (2.81%) NAS
16 25 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (1.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (19.08%) MySQL
2 121 (12.15%) SQL Server
3 52 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 43 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (4.22%) NoSQL
6 40 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 39 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (3.31%) MongoDB
9 30 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (2.61%) Big Data
10 26 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.81%) Hadoop
14 18 (1.81%) Relational Database
15 15 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
16 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (1.31%) Redis
18 10 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 222 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 120 (12.05%) Jenkins
3 116 (11.65%) Subversion
4 75 (7.53%) JIRA
5 58 (5.82%) Eclipse
5 58 (5.82%) Visual Studio
6 49 (4.92%) Android Studio
7 37 (3.71%) JUnit
8 32 (3.21%) TeamCity
9 28 (2.81%) Vagrant
10 26 (2.61%) PHPUnit
11 25 (2.51%) Maven
12 23 (2.31%) Selenium
13 19 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (1.00%) Gradle
16 9 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (0.70%) JBehave
General
1 72 (7.23%) Finance
2 55 (5.52%) Games
3 43 (4.32%) Marketing
4 35 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.01%) Automotive
6 21 (2.11%) Retail
7 20 (2.01%) Advertising
8 17 (1.71%) Electronics
9 9 (0.90%) Law
10 7 (0.70%) Banking
11 5 (0.50%) Legal
12 4 (0.40%) Back Office
12 4 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.30%) Local Government
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 223 (22.39%) Developer
2 161 (16.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 117 (11.75%) Linux Engineer
4 110 (11.04%) Software Engineer
5 104 (10.44%) Administrator
5 104 (10.44%) PHP Developer
6 73 (7.33%) Java Developer
7 68 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
8 64 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
9 61 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 57 (5.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 54 (5.42%) Embedded Engineer
11 54 (5.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 54 (5.42%) Platform Engineer
12 52 (5.22%) C++ Software Engineer
13 44 (4.42%) Analyst
13 44 (4.42%) Network Engineer
14 43 (4.32%) Architect
15 39 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 36 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (18.57%) HTML
2 140 (14.06%) CSS
3 93 (9.34%) LAMP
4 88 (8.84%) jQuery
5 79 (7.93%) Web Services
6 68 (6.83%) Spring
7 65 (6.53%) .NET
7 65 (6.53%) XML
8 55 (5.52%) RESTful
9 49 (4.92%) Ajax
9 49 (4.92%) SOAP
10 47 (4.72%) AngularJS
10 47 (4.72%) JSON
11 46 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 45 (4.52%) Symfony
13 44 (4.42%) Laravel
14 42 (4.22%) HTML5
15 41 (4.12%) Node.js
16 35 (3.51%) React
17 29 (2.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 76 (7.63%) Linux Command Line
3 41 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (3.51%) Clustering
5 28 (2.81%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.51%) User Experience
7 19 (1.91%) Private Cloud
8 18 (1.81%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.61%) Fintech
10 14 (1.41%) Device Driver
10 14 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (1.31%) NHS
12 12 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.90%) Online Games
14 8 (0.80%) CMDB
15 7 (0.70%) Arduino
16 6 (0.60%) CAN bus
16 6 (0.60%) iPad
16 6 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 299 (30.02%) Windows
2 280 (28.11%) Unix
3 167 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 93 (9.34%) Windows Server
5 85 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (7.83%) Android
7 77 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 67 (6.73%) Embedded Linux
9 50 (5.02%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 49 (4.92%) Debian
11 43 (4.32%) CentOS
12 31 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (2.61%) Ubuntu
14 21 (2.11%) Apple iOS
15 20 (2.01%) Windows 7
16 16 (1.61%) Solaris
17 12 (1.20%) HPUX
18 10 (1.00%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.60%) AIX
20 5 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (24.40%) DevOps
3 145 (14.56%) Software Engineering
4 115 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
5 109 (10.94%) Configuration Management
6 108 (10.84%) High Availability
7 107 (10.74%) Scrum
8 105 (10.54%) SDLC
9 97 (9.74%) E-Commerce
9 97 (9.74%) ITIL
10 94 (9.44%) OO
11 85 (8.53%) MVC
12 74 (7.43%) TDD
13 71 (7.13%) DSDM
14 64 (6.43%) Web Development
15 61 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
16 55 (5.52%) Test Automation
17 54 (5.42%) RUP
18 51 (5.12%) Mentoring
18 51 (5.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 288 (28.92%) SQL
2 273 (27.41%) Python
3 239 (24.00%) Java
4 237 (23.80%) JavaScript
5 199 (19.98%) PHP
6 181 (18.17%) Ruby
7 173 (17.37%) Bash Shell
8 128 (12.85%) Shell Script
9 120 (12.05%) C++
10 84 (8.43%) C
11 53 (5.32%) Perl
12 43 (4.32%) C#
13 38 (3.82%) PowerShell
14 27 (2.71%) PL/SQL
15 21 (2.11%) Embedded C
15 21 (2.11%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.41%) Embedded C++
16 14 (1.41%) PHP 7
17 7 (0.70%) VB
17 7 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (8.13%) Degree
2 69 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (5.22%) CCNA
4 46 (4.62%) CCNP
5 29 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (2.31%) MCSA
7 21 (2.11%) AWS Certification
8 15 (1.51%) JNCIA
9 13 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (1.31%) JNCIP
9 13 (1.31%) MCSE
10 12 (1.20%) MCP
11 11 (1.10%) CCDA
11 11 (1.10%) CISM
12 10 (1.00%) CISA
13 8 (0.80%) CCIP
13 8 (0.80%) CCSP
13 8 (0.80%) CISSP
14 7 (0.70%) ISEB
14 7 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.61%) SLA
2 25 (2.51%) QA
3 19 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.90%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.80%) JTAG
6 5 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.40%) COBIT
8 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.30%) PMO
8 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.10%) UCITS
System Software
1 134 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 97 (9.74%) Docker
4 91 (9.14%) vSphere
5 80 (8.03%) XenServer
6 77 (7.73%) Xen
7 39 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (3.82%) Hyper-V
9 24 (2.41%) XenApp
10 17 (1.71%) Firmware
11 13 (1.31%) Varnish
12 12 (1.20%) KVM
13 8 (0.80%) iptables
13 8 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (0.80%) Samba
13 8 (0.80%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.70%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.60%) Sendmail
15 6 (0.60%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 223 (22.39%) Puppet
2 206 (20.68%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (11.85%) Ansible
4 53 (5.32%) Tivoli
5 52 (5.22%) Cobbler
6 24 (2.41%) Rundeck
7 21 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
8 19 (1.91%) Terraform
9 17 (1.71%) Packer
10 13 (1.31%) WSUS
11 12 (1.20%) SCOM
12 11 (1.10%) Salt
13 10 (1.00%) Nagios
13 10 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 10 (1.00%) ServiceCenter
14 8 (0.80%) Kubernetes
14 8 (0.80%) Opsview
14 8 (0.80%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.60%) Capistrano
15 6 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 204 (20.48%) Oracle
2 194 (19.48%) VMware
3 177 (17.77%) Red Hat
4 156 (15.66%) Microsoft
5 128 (12.85%) Cisco
6 67 (6.73%) EnterpriseDB
7 64 (6.43%) HP
8 61 (6.12%) Citrix
9 50 (5.02%) Zend
10 49 (4.92%) NetApp
11 47 (4.72%) F5
12 33 (3.31%) Brocade
13 30 (3.01%) CheckPoint
14 29 (2.91%) Splunk
15 26 (2.61%) Rackspace
16 24 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
17 23 (2.31%) Dell Compellent
17 23 (2.31%) Juniper
18 21 (2.11%) CommVault
19 19 (1.91%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Dental+much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday