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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 459 634 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.48% 9.73% 9.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.99% 43.07% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 391 516 579
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 £31,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 1093 1472 1751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.19% 22.60% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1214 1434
Median salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -6 290 £42,500 - 54
North Yorkshire -1 87 £39,000 -13.33% 6
South Yorkshire -8 68 £45,500 +3.40% 8
East Yorkshire +2 14 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 298 (34.98%) Windows
2 261 (30.63%) SQL
3 242 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (27.58%) Python
5 232 (27.23%) Unix
6 212 (24.88%) DevOps
7 208 (24.41%) Java
8 202 (23.71%) Oracle
9 198 (23.24%) Puppet
10 196 (23.00%) JavaScript
11 195 (22.89%) VMware
12 178 (20.89%) PHP
13 176 (20.66%) Opscode Chef
14 172 (20.19%) Git (software)
15 167 (19.60%) MySQL
16 163 (19.13%) Red Hat
17 161 (18.90%) Ruby
18 156 (18.31%) Microsoft
19 155 (18.19%) HTML
20 139 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
21 134 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 130 (15.26%) CSS
23 126 (14.79%) ITIL
24 125 (14.67%) Firewall
25 123 (14.44%) Bash Shell
26 117 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
27 112 (13.15%) Jenkins
27 112 (13.15%) Cisco
28 107 (12.56%) Shell Script
28 107 (12.56%) Continuous Integration

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 83 (9.74%) Apache
2 76 (8.92%) OpenStack
3 74 (8.69%) CloudStack
4 67 (7.86%) JBoss
5 65 (7.63%) WebLogic
6 55 (6.46%) MS Exchange
7 50 (5.87%) WebSphere
8 39 (4.58%) Tomcat
9 34 (3.99%) SharePoint
10 27 (3.17%) IIS
11 26 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (2.70%) WordPress
14 21 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 18 (2.11%) Skype for Business
16 15 (1.76%) ColdFusion
16 15 (1.76%) nginx
17 12 (1.41%) CMS
18 10 (1.17%) Drupal
19 9 (1.06%) Moodle
Applications
1 41 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.94%) MS Office
4 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.23%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.12%) Odoo
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 117 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.23%) Office 365
4 9 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.70%) IaaS
5 6 (0.70%) Sage Pay
6 5 (0.59%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.47%) SaaS
8 3 (0.35%) AdWords
8 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.35%) GitHub
8 3 (0.35%) PaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.23%) Loggly
9 2 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 125 (14.67%) Firewall
2 84 (9.86%) SAN
3 78 (9.15%) DNS
4 65 (7.63%) TCP/IP
5 49 (5.75%) WAN
6 45 (5.28%) VPN
7 42 (4.93%) NAS
8 40 (4.69%) LAN
9 37 (4.34%) DHCP
10 36 (4.23%) Ethernet
11 35 (4.11%) Internet
12 33 (3.87%) VoIP
13 27 (3.17%) Network Security
14 26 (3.05%) BGP
14 26 (3.05%) VLAN
15 25 (2.93%) OSPF
16 24 (2.82%) MPLS
17 23 (2.70%) HTTP
18 20 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (19.60%) MySQL
2 92 (10.80%) SQL Server
3 40 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 27 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 25 (2.93%) NoSQL
7 21 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (2.23%) Redis
8 19 (2.23%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.64%) Big Data
11 14 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (1.17%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 172 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 112 (13.15%) Jenkins
3 74 (8.69%) Subversion
4 41 (4.81%) JIRA
5 40 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 36 (4.23%) Visual Studio
7 35 (4.11%) Eclipse
8 34 (3.99%) Maven
9 32 (3.76%) JUnit
10 28 (3.29%) Android Studio
11 25 (2.93%) Ant
12 21 (2.46%) Vagrant
13 16 (1.88%) Gradle
14 13 (1.53%) Grunt
14 13 (1.53%) Selenium
15 11 (1.29%) PHPUnit
16 10 (1.17%) gulp
17 8 (0.94%) Bower
17 8 (0.94%) Mockito
17 8 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 54 (6.34%) Finance
2 51 (5.99%) Games
3 28 (3.29%) Advertising
4 27 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.64%) Electronics
5 14 (1.64%) Marketing
6 12 (1.41%) Automotive
6 12 (1.41%) Retail
7 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.70%) Legal
9 4 (0.47%) Banking
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Law
10 3 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 201 (23.59%) Developer
2 144 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 91 (10.68%) PHP Developer
4 69 (8.10%) Linux Engineer
5 68 (7.98%) Analyst
6 64 (7.51%) Administrator
7 62 (7.28%) Software Engineer
8 52 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 50 (5.87%) Java Developer
10 45 (5.28%) Architect
11 44 (5.16%) Platform Engineer
12 40 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
13 39 (4.58%) Software Developer
14 38 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
15 37 (4.34%) Junior
16 33 (3.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 32 (3.76%) Infrastructure Architect
18 30 (3.52%) Network Engineer
18 30 (3.52%) Senior Developer
19 29 (3.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (18.19%) HTML
2 130 (15.26%) CSS
3 86 (10.09%) .NET
4 81 (9.51%) jQuery
5 73 (8.57%) XML
6 71 (8.33%) LAMP
7 58 (6.81%) RESTful
8 57 (6.69%) Ajax
9 49 (5.75%) Web Services
10 48 (5.63%) JSON
11 46 (5.40%) Spring
12 36 (4.23%) HTML5
13 32 (3.76%) Laravel
13 32 (3.76%) Symfony
13 32 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (3.17%) Node.js
14 27 (3.17%) Sass
15 26 (3.05%) AngularJS
16 25 (2.93%) SOAP
17 22 (2.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.40%) Data Centre
2 39 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
3 38 (4.46%) Clustering
4 32 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.29%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.35%) User Experience
9 12 (1.41%) Replication
10 9 (1.06%) Private Cloud
11 8 (0.94%) EMC VNX
11 8 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.82%) Fintech
12 7 (0.82%) NHS
12 7 (0.82%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.70%) Arduino
13 6 (0.70%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.70%) IBM XIV
13 6 (0.70%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 298 (34.98%) Windows
2 232 (27.23%) Unix
3 134 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 106 (12.44%) Windows Server
5 54 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (5.75%) Android
8 42 (4.93%) Debian
9 38 (4.46%) CentOS
10 34 (3.99%) Embedded Linux
11 31 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (3.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 27 (3.17%) Ubuntu
14 20 (2.35%) Solaris
15 18 (2.11%) Apple iOS
16 17 (2.00%) HPUX
17 9 (1.06%) AIX
18 8 (0.94%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 6 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (24.88%) DevOps
3 126 (14.79%) ITIL
4 107 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
5 105 (12.32%) Scrum
6 93 (10.92%) Configuration Management
7 85 (9.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 82 (9.62%) MVC
9 80 (9.39%) OO
10 78 (9.15%) Software Engineering
11 72 (8.45%) DSDM
12 69 (8.10%) SDLC
13 64 (7.51%) High Availability
14 61 (7.16%) E-Commerce
15 54 (6.34%) Web Development
16 51 (5.99%) TDD
17 49 (5.75%) Open Source
18 46 (5.40%) RUP
19 40 (4.69%) Presales
20 35 (4.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 261 (30.63%) SQL
2 235 (27.58%) Python
3 208 (24.41%) Java
4 196 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 178 (20.89%) PHP
6 161 (18.90%) Ruby
7 123 (14.44%) Bash Shell
8 107 (12.56%) Shell Script
9 88 (10.33%) C++
10 67 (7.86%) C
11 56 (6.57%) C#
12 53 (6.22%) Perl
13 42 (4.93%) PowerShell
14 26 (3.05%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.53%) PHP 5
16 11 (1.29%) BeanShell
17 10 (1.17%) PHP 7
18 9 (1.06%) Embedded C
19 7 (0.82%) VB
20 6 (0.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 67 (7.86%) Degree
2 38 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.29%) CCNA
4 17 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.76%) CCNP
6 14 (1.64%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.64%) CISM
7 13 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (1.41%) MCSE
9 11 (1.29%) CISSP
9 11 (1.29%) Security Cleared
10 10 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.17%) RHCE
11 9 (1.06%) CISA
12 8 (0.94%) CCA
12 8 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.82%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.82%) SSCP
14 6 (0.70%) MCP
14 6 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 27 (3.17%) SLA
3 16 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.41%) QA
5 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.59%) JTAG
6 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 139 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (11.85%) Active Directory
3 91 (10.68%) vSphere
4 84 (9.86%) XenServer
5 79 (9.27%) Xen
6 52 (6.10%) Docker
7 45 (5.28%) Hyper-V
8 30 (3.52%) XenApp
9 17 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.53%) XenDesktop
11 11 (1.29%) Varnish
12 10 (1.17%) KVM
13 9 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
14 8 (0.94%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.94%) VirtualBox
15 7 (0.82%) iptables
15 7 (0.82%) NFS
15 7 (0.82%) VMware ESX
16 6 (0.70%) Postfix
16 6 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 198 (23.24%) Puppet
2 176 (20.66%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (12.32%) Ansible
4 50 (5.87%) Tivoli
5 49 (5.75%) Cobbler
6 21 (2.46%) SCOM
7 20 (2.35%) Rundeck
8 19 (2.23%) Terraform
9 17 (2.00%) Nagios
10 14 (1.64%) WSUS
11 13 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
11 13 (1.53%) Salt
11 13 (1.53%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.06%) Nessus
12 9 (1.06%) Nmap
12 9 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (1.06%) Packer
13 7 (0.82%) CFEngine
14 6 (0.70%) EMC VPLEX
14 6 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 202 (23.71%) Oracle
2 195 (22.89%) VMware
3 163 (19.13%) Red Hat
4 156 (18.31%) Microsoft
5 112 (13.15%) Cisco
6 68 (7.98%) EnterpriseDB
7 63 (7.39%) Citrix
8 45 (5.28%) NetApp
9 44 (5.16%) HP
10 35 (4.11%) EMC
11 32 (3.76%) Zend
12 30 (3.52%) Splunk
13 26 (3.05%) F5
14 23 (2.70%) Juniper
15 20 (2.35%) Brocade
15 20 (2.35%) CommVault
15 20 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (2.23%) Dell Compellent
17 17 (2.00%) CheckPoint
18 13 (1.53%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50K + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + 18% pension, generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified 10% Annual Bonus, Contributory Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, flexi hours,
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago