Period
to 8 July 2020

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 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 277 895 798
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.81% 11.39% 8.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.79% 49.78% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 277 521 717
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 774 1,798 1,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.04% 22.87% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 663 1,261 1,638
Median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,900 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Linux in Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

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 6 months to 8 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 174 £50,000 - 20
South Yorkshire 0 52 £52,500 +10.53% 22
North Yorkshire -17 38 £50,000 -3.85% 6
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 104 (37.55%) AWS
2 101 (36.46%) Python
3 90 (32.49%) Windows
4 88 (31.77%) Docker
5 86 (31.05%) DevOps
6 78 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (23.10%) Terraform
8 63 (22.74%) Opscode Chef
9 61 (22.02%) Puppet
9 61 (22.02%) Azure
10 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
10 57 (20.58%) Bash Shell
10 57 (20.58%) SQL
11 56 (20.22%) Kubernetes
12 53 (19.13%) Ansible
13 51 (18.41%) Configuration Management
14 50 (18.05%) VMware
15 43 (15.52%) Jenkins
16 41 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (14.80%) MySQL
17 39 (14.08%) Scrum
18 38 (13.72%) Finance
19 37 (13.36%) Unix
20 36 (13.00%) Java
20 36 (13.00%) PHP
21 35 (12.64%) Windows Server
22 34 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 34 (12.27%) C#
22 34 (12.27%) C++
22 34 (12.27%) Red Hat

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 20 (7.22%) OpenStack
2 19 (6.86%) Confluence
3 9 (3.25%) Apache
4 6 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.08%) IIS
6 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.72%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) CICS
8 1 (0.36%) Mule
8 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.36%) nginx
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 104 (37.55%) AWS
2 61 (22.02%) Azure
3 27 (9.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 26 (9.39%) Office 365
5 20 (7.22%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (7.22%) Serverless
6 16 (5.78%) IaaS
7 14 (5.05%) Amazon S3
8 13 (4.69%) PaaS
9 12 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (3.61%) Amazon ELB
10 10 (3.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 9 (3.25%) GCP
12 8 (2.89%) SaaS
13 7 (2.53%) OpenShift
14 6 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (2.17%) GitHub
15 3 (1.08%) NuGet
16 2 (0.72%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 19 (6.86%) Firewall
3 12 (4.33%) WAN
4 11 (3.97%) DNS
4 11 (3.97%) LAN
4 11 (3.97%) VPN
5 9 (3.25%) IPv6
6 8 (2.89%) HTTP
6 8 (2.89%) SSL
7 7 (2.53%) DHCP
7 7 (2.53%) SAN
8 6 (2.17%) Broadband
8 6 (2.17%) RTP
8 6 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.81%) Network Security
9 5 (1.81%) VoIP
9 5 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.44%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.44%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.80%) MySQL
2 23 (8.30%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.33%) MariaDB
5 10 (3.61%) Big Data
6 7 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.44%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.72%) DB2
10 2 (0.72%) HBase
10 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.72%) Redis
10 2 (0.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 43 (15.52%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.39%) JIRA
4 14 (5.05%) Bitbucket
5 11 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (3.25%) Subversion
7 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.53%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (2.17%) Selenium
10 5 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.81%) Xcode
11 4 (1.44%) JUnit
11 4 (1.44%) Postman
11 4 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.44%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.08%) Burp Suite
12 3 (1.08%) GitLab
12 3 (1.08%) NUnit
12 3 (1.08%) SonarQube
General
1 38 (13.72%) Finance
2 10 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.25%) Marketing
4 6 (2.17%) Banking
5 3 (1.08%) Electronics
5 3 (1.08%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Retail
5 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Automotive
6 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.72%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (17.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (13.36%) Platform Engineer
3 32 (11.55%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (10.47%) AWS Engineer
5 28 (10.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 27 (9.75%) Developer
7 22 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (7.58%) Administrator
9 20 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (6.50%) Software Engineer
11 17 (6.14%) AWS DevOps
12 16 (5.78%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (5.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (5.42%) Analyst
13 15 (5.42%) Automation Engineer
13 15 (5.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.25%) Architect
14 9 (3.25%) Java Developer
15 8 (2.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 8 (2.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.58%) .NET
2 19 (6.86%) Web Services
3 18 (6.50%) LAMP
4 17 (6.14%) CSS
5 14 (5.05%) Middleware
6 12 (4.33%) HTML
6 12 (4.33%) YAML
7 8 (2.89%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.89%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (2.53%) .NET Core
8 7 (2.53%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.17%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.81%) CSS3
10 5 (1.81%) Gherkin
10 5 (1.81%) GStreamer
10 5 (1.81%) JSON
10 5 (1.81%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.81%) Node.js
10 5 (1.81%) RESTful
10 5 (1.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.03%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.97%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.17%) STB
7 5 (1.81%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.81%) CAN bus
7 5 (1.81%) Lidar
7 5 (1.81%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.44%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.44%) Replication
9 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 90 (32.49%) Windows
2 37 (13.36%) Unix
3 35 (12.64%) Windows Server
4 34 (12.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (6.86%) CentOS
6 18 (6.50%) Ubuntu
7 16 (5.78%) Mac OS
8 13 (4.69%) Apple iOS
9 11 (3.97%) Debian
9 11 (3.97%) FreeBSD
9 11 (3.97%) FreeNAS
10 10 (3.61%) Android
10 10 (3.61%) HPUX
10 10 (3.61%) Solaris
11 6 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (1.81%) Robot Operating System
13 3 (1.08%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.72%) AIX
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.05%) DevOps
2 78 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (18.41%) Configuration Management
4 41 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (14.08%) Scrum
6 34 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 33 (11.91%) Software Engineering
8 32 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (9.03%) Migration
10 23 (8.30%) Deployment Automation
11 21 (7.58%) Information Security
12 19 (6.86%) Test Automation
13 18 (6.50%) Project Delivery
14 17 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (6.14%) Infrastructure Management
14 17 (6.14%) ITIL
15 14 (5.05%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (5.05%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.05%) Problem Management
16 13 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 101 (36.46%) Python
2 57 (20.58%) Bash Shell
2 57 (20.58%) SQL
3 36 (13.00%) Java
3 36 (13.00%) PHP
4 34 (12.27%) C#
4 34 (12.27%) C++
5 33 (11.91%) JavaScript
6 27 (9.75%) PowerShell
6 27 (9.75%) Ruby
7 25 (9.03%) C
8 16 (5.78%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.89%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.17%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.44%) COBOL
11 4 (1.44%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.44%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.44%) Perl
12 3 (1.08%) Groovy
12 3 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.81%) Master's Degree
3 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (1.08%) CCIE
4 3 (1.08%) CEH
4 3 (1.08%) CISA
4 3 (1.08%) CISM
4 3 (1.08%) CITP
4 3 (1.08%) JNCIE
4 3 (1.08%) JNCIP
5 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) MCSD
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.61%) QA
2 5 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.36%) NCSC
System Software
1 88 (31.77%) Docker
2 31 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.66%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.33%) KVM
5 8 (2.89%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.08%) vSphere
8 2 (0.72%) Firmware
8 2 (0.72%) Gluster
8 2 (0.72%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.72%) HDFS
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.72%) XenApp
9 1 (0.36%) NFS
9 1 (0.36%) pfSense
9 1 (0.36%) Samba
9 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (23.10%) Terraform
2 63 (22.74%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (22.02%) Puppet
4 56 (20.22%) Kubernetes
5 53 (19.13%) Ansible
6 12 (4.33%) Proxmox
7 8 (2.89%) Cobbler
7 8 (2.89%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.17%) Rancher
8 6 (2.17%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.81%) Grafana
9 5 (1.81%) SCCM
9 5 (1.81%) WSUS
10 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.08%) Nessus
11 2 (0.72%) Nagios
11 2 (0.72%) Opsview
11 2 (0.72%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.72%) SCOM
11 2 (0.72%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 50 (18.05%) VMware
2 34 (12.27%) Red Hat
3 28 (10.11%) Oracle
4 27 (9.75%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.14%) Atlassian
6 12 (4.33%) Percona
6 12 (4.33%) SaltStack
7 10 (3.61%) Splunk
8 8 (2.89%) EnterpriseDB
8 8 (2.89%) Google
9 7 (2.53%) Cisco
9 7 (2.53%) CrowdStrike
10 6 (2.17%) Perforce
11 5 (1.81%) Apple
11 5 (1.81%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.81%) NVIDIA
12 4 (1.44%) Citrix
13 3 (1.08%) HP
13 3 (1.08%) Juniper
13 3 (1.08%) LogLogic