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 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 534 552 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.88% 9.40% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.06% 39.18% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 442 425 493
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 1111 1409 1551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.56% 23.99% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1129 1285
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,764 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +4 339 £45,000 +5.88% 49
North Yorkshire +9 95 £42,500 - 12
South Yorkshire -10 83 £45,000 -10.00% 14
East Yorkshire -1 12 £30,000 -6.25%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 297 (32.25%) Windows
2 292 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (30.73%) SQL
4 269 (29.21%) Unix
5 256 (27.80%) Python
6 228 (24.76%) Java
7 227 (24.65%) JavaScript
8 221 (24.00%) DevOps
9 214 (23.24%) Git (software)
10 201 (21.82%) Puppet
11 197 (21.39%) Oracle
12 195 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
13 192 (20.85%) PHP
14 182 (19.76%) VMware
15 181 (19.65%) HTML
16 176 (19.11%) MySQL
17 164 (17.81%) Ruby
18 159 (17.26%) Red Hat
19 154 (16.72%) Microsoft
19 154 (16.72%) Amazon AWS
20 145 (15.74%) Bash Shell
21 138 (14.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 137 (14.88%) CSS
23 127 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
24 122 (13.25%) Software Engineering
25 119 (12.92%) Jenkins
26 115 (12.49%) C++
27 114 (12.38%) SQL Server
27 114 (12.38%) Scrum
28 112 (12.16%) ITIL

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 96 (10.42%) Apache
2 79 (8.58%) OpenStack
3 75 (8.14%) CloudStack
4 58 (6.30%) MS Exchange
5 44 (4.78%) JBoss
6 43 (4.67%) WebLogic
7 35 (3.80%) IIS
7 35 (3.80%) SharePoint
8 34 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (3.47%) Tomcat
10 30 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (3.15%) WebSphere
12 25 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 24 (2.61%) nginx
14 22 (2.39%) WordPress
15 18 (1.95%) Skype for Business
16 11 (1.19%) CMS
16 11 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 10 (1.09%) ColdFusion
17 10 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 32 (3.47%) Magento
2 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.22%) Odoo
4 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 154 (16.72%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.93%) Office 365
4 12 (1.30%) IaaS
5 10 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.98%) SaaS
7 6 (0.65%) PaaS
7 6 (0.65%) Sage Pay
8 5 (0.54%) GitHub
8 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.33%) AdWords
10 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.22%) Loggly
11 2 (0.22%) Quay.io
11 2 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 112 (12.16%) Firewall
2 96 (10.42%) SAN
3 82 (8.90%) DNS
4 68 (7.38%) Ethernet
5 54 (5.86%) VPN
6 53 (5.75%) TCP/IP
7 45 (4.89%) WAN
8 41 (4.45%) Internet
9 38 (4.13%) VoIP
10 35 (3.80%) VLAN
11 34 (3.69%) BGP
12 33 (3.58%) DHCP
13 32 (3.47%) LAN
13 32 (3.47%) OSPF
14 31 (3.37%) MPLS
15 29 (3.15%) NAS
16 22 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (2.28%) Network Security
18 17 (1.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (19.11%) MySQL
2 114 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 42 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (4.45%) Oracle Database
5 34 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.58%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (2.17%) Big Data
13 19 (2.06%) Relational Database
14 18 (1.95%) Redis
15 16 (1.74%) Hadoop
15 16 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 214 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 119 (12.92%) Jenkins
3 105 (11.40%) Subversion
4 65 (7.06%) JIRA
5 57 (6.19%) Eclipse
6 55 (5.97%) Visual Studio
7 46 (4.99%) Android Studio
8 38 (4.13%) JUnit
9 36 (3.91%) TeamCity
10 31 (3.37%) Maven
11 27 (2.93%) Vagrant
12 21 (2.28%) PHPUnit
13 19 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
14 18 (1.95%) Selenium
14 18 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 16 (1.74%) Gradle
16 13 (1.41%) Ant
16 13 (1.41%) Grunt
17 11 (1.19%) gulp
18 9 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
General
1 56 (6.08%) Finance
2 45 (4.89%) Games
3 39 (4.23%) Marketing
4 26 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.61%) Automotive
6 19 (2.06%) Advertising
7 17 (1.85%) Retail
8 15 (1.63%) Electronics
9 8 (0.87%) Banking
10 7 (0.76%) Law
11 4 (0.43%) Back Office
12 3 (0.33%) Legal
12 3 (0.33%) Local Government
12 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (23.34%) Developer
2 143 (15.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 105 (11.40%) PHP Developer
4 98 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
4 98 (10.64%) Software Engineer
5 81 (8.79%) Administrator
6 67 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 57 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 52 (5.65%) Analyst
8 52 (5.65%) Platform Engineer
9 50 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
10 47 (5.10%) C++ Software Engineer
11 46 (4.99%) Embedded Engineer
11 46 (4.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 45 (4.89%) Linux Administrator
13 43 (4.67%) Architect
13 43 (4.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 43 (4.67%) Network Engineer
14 35 (3.80%) Software Developer
15 34 (3.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (19.65%) HTML
2 137 (14.88%) CSS
3 84 (9.12%) jQuery
3 84 (9.12%) LAMP
4 72 (7.82%) XML
5 71 (7.71%) Web Services
6 69 (7.49%) .NET
7 62 (6.73%) RESTful
7 62 (6.73%) Spring
8 53 (5.75%) Ajax
9 49 (5.32%) JSON
10 42 (4.56%) SOAP
11 39 (4.23%) Laravel
11 39 (4.23%) Symfony
12 38 (4.13%) HTML5
13 37 (4.02%) AngularJS
13 37 (4.02%) Hibernate
14 35 (3.80%) Node.js
15 31 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (3.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.93%) Data Centre
2 60 (6.51%) Linux Command Line
3 42 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.37%) Clustering
6 25 (2.71%) User Experience
7 21 (2.28%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.63%) Private Cloud
9 15 (1.63%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.30%) Fintech
11 11 (1.19%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (0.98%) NHS
14 7 (0.76%) Arduino
14 7 (0.76%) Online Games
14 7 (0.76%) Replication
15 6 (0.65%) CMDB
16 5 (0.54%) iPad
16 5 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 297 (32.25%) Windows
2 269 (29.21%) Unix
3 138 (14.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 99 (10.75%) Windows Server
5 78 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (7.82%) Android
7 70 (7.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (6.51%) Embedded Linux
9 47 (5.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 44 (4.78%) Debian
11 38 (4.13%) CentOS
12 34 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (2.61%) Ubuntu
14 19 (2.06%) Apple iOS
15 15 (1.63%) Solaris
15 15 (1.63%) Windows 7
16 12 (1.30%) HPUX
17 7 (0.76%) AIX
17 7 (0.76%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (24.00%) DevOps
3 122 (13.25%) Software Engineering
4 114 (12.38%) Scrum
5 112 (12.16%) ITIL
6 106 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
7 105 (11.40%) SDLC
8 101 (10.97%) Configuration Management
9 96 (10.42%) OO
10 90 (9.77%) High Availability
11 87 (9.45%) MVC
12 84 (9.12%) E-Commerce
13 74 (8.03%) DSDM
14 66 (7.17%) TDD
15 65 (7.06%) Web Development
16 61 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
17 54 (5.86%) RUP
18 53 (5.75%) Mentoring
19 49 (5.32%) Test Automation
19 49 (5.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 283 (30.73%) SQL
2 256 (27.80%) Python
3 228 (24.76%) Java
4 227 (24.65%) JavaScript
5 192 (20.85%) PHP
6 164 (17.81%) Ruby
7 145 (15.74%) Bash Shell
8 115 (12.49%) C++
9 111 (12.05%) Shell Script
10 79 (8.58%) C
11 45 (4.89%) Perl
12 43 (4.67%) C#
13 36 (3.91%) PowerShell
14 24 (2.61%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.17%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.74%) Embedded C
17 12 (1.30%) PHP 5
18 11 (1.19%) PHP 7
19 10 (1.09%) Embedded C++
20 6 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (8.69%) Degree
2 56 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (4.45%) CCNA
4 37 (4.02%) CCNP
5 25 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (2.28%) AWS Certification
6 21 (2.28%) MCSA
7 15 (1.63%) JNCIA
8 13 (1.41%) JNCIP
9 11 (1.19%) CISM
9 11 (1.19%) MCSE
10 10 (1.09%) CCDA
10 10 (1.09%) CISA
10 10 (1.09%) MCP
11 8 (0.87%) CISSP
11 8 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.76%) CCIP
12 7 (0.76%) CCSP
12 7 (0.76%) ISEB
12 7 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.71%) PCI DSS
1 25 (2.71%) SLA
2 15 (1.63%) QA
3 9 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.54%) JTAG
6 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.22%) PMO
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 127 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (10.97%) Active Directory
3 90 (9.77%) vSphere
4 84 (9.12%) XenServer
5 77 (8.36%) Xen
6 76 (8.25%) Docker
7 35 (3.80%) Hyper-V
8 26 (2.82%) XenApp
9 25 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (1.52%) Varnish
11 12 (1.30%) Firmware
12 8 (0.87%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.87%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.76%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.43%) GPFS
15 4 (0.43%) KVM
15 4 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.43%) Samba
16 3 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 201 (21.82%) Puppet
2 195 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
3 111 (12.05%) Ansible
4 53 (5.75%) Tivoli
5 52 (5.65%) Cobbler
6 28 (3.04%) Rundeck
7 22 (2.39%) Failover Clustering
8 18 (1.95%) Terraform
9 15 (1.63%) WSUS
10 14 (1.52%) Packer
11 10 (1.09%) Salt
12 9 (0.98%) Nagios
12 9 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (0.98%) SCOM
12 9 (0.98%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.76%) Kubernetes
13 7 (0.76%) Opsview
14 6 (0.65%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.65%) SCCM
14 6 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 197 (21.39%) Oracle
2 182 (19.76%) VMware
3 159 (17.26%) Red Hat
4 154 (16.72%) Microsoft
5 103 (11.18%) Cisco
6 70 (7.60%) EnterpriseDB
7 60 (6.51%) Citrix
7 60 (6.51%) HP
8 47 (5.10%) Zend
9 45 (4.89%) NetApp
10 39 (4.23%) F5
11 34 (3.69%) Splunk
12 30 (3.26%) Brocade
13 28 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (2.61%) Dell Compellent
15 21 (2.28%) EMC
15 21 (2.28%) Rackspace
16 20 (2.17%) CommVault
16 20 (2.17%) Juniper
17 18 (1.95%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 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: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus, Great Coffee!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training, Progression
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago