Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 729 979 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.66% 9.90% 8.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.57% 44.83% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 600 821 740
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 1,797 2,184 2,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.34% 22.09% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,478 1,835 1,991
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,313 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 -8 418 £45,000 +2.27% 74
North Yorkshire -7 166 £45,000 - 23
South Yorkshire -3 132 £45,000 +5.88% 37
East Yorkshire -1 2 £45,000 +74.76% 7
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 253 (34.71%) DevOps
2 231 (31.69%) Python
3 216 (29.63%) Windows
4 212 (29.08%) Amazon AWS
5 185 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
6 180 (24.69%) Puppet
7 177 (24.28%) Unix
8 167 (22.91%) SQL
9 149 (20.44%) Git (software)
10 145 (19.89%) Bash Shell
11 137 (18.79%) Java
12 132 (18.11%) Ansible
13 126 (17.28%) Docker
14 122 (16.74%) JavaScript
15 121 (16.60%) VMware
16 120 (16.46%) Ruby
16 120 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
17 119 (16.32%) Jenkins
18 118 (16.19%) Configuration Management
19 104 (14.27%) PHP
20 102 (13.99%) Microsoft
21 98 (13.44%) Oracle
22 97 (13.31%) MySQL
23 91 (12.48%) HTML
23 91 (12.48%) Red Hat
24 89 (12.21%) Finance
24 89 (12.21%) Degree
25 81 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
26 80 (10.97%) CSS
27 79 (10.84%) Shell Script

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 55 (7.54%) Apache
2 54 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 31 (4.25%) WebLogic
4 26 (3.57%) CMS
4 26 (3.57%) JBoss
4 26 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 23 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.88%) Apache Solr
6 21 (2.88%) nginx
6 21 (2.88%) OpenStack
7 19 (2.61%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.61%) WebSphere
8 18 (2.47%) CloudStack
8 18 (2.47%) WordPress
9 17 (2.33%) IIS
10 15 (2.06%) Confluence
11 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.69%) concrete5
12 5 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 9 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (1.78%) Magento
2 6 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 212 (29.08%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (5.35%) SaaS
4 34 (4.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 31 (4.25%) GitHub
6 23 (3.16%) Office 365
7 20 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (2.19%) Serverless
10 15 (2.06%) Amazon S3
11 10 (1.37%) G Suite
12 9 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.10%) Google Analytics
13 8 (1.10%) IaaS
13 8 (1.10%) Sage Pay
14 7 (0.96%) AdWords
14 7 (0.96%) npm
14 7 (0.96%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.45%) Firewall
2 46 (6.31%) SAN
3 38 (5.21%) HTTP
4 35 (4.80%) DNS
5 27 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 24 (3.29%) Internet
7 18 (2.47%) LAN
7 18 (2.47%) Network Security
7 18 (2.47%) VoIP
7 18 (2.47%) WAN
8 17 (2.33%) DHCP
9 16 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (1.65%) Asterisk PBX
10 12 (1.65%) SSL
11 11 (1.51%) BGP
11 11 (1.51%) Intranet
12 10 (1.37%) HTTPS
12 10 (1.37%) OSPF
12 10 (1.37%) VLAN
12 10 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (13.31%) MySQL
2 64 (8.78%) SQL Server
3 57 (7.82%) NoSQL
4 36 (4.94%) Oracle Database
5 32 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.16%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 15 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.78%) Redis
10 11 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.10%) Oracle Exadata
13 7 (0.96%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.82%) Big Data
15 5 (0.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 149 (20.44%) Git (software)
2 119 (16.32%) Jenkins
3 44 (6.04%) JIRA
4 31 (4.25%) Subversion
5 24 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (3.29%) TeamCity
6 17 (2.33%) Maven
6 17 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (1.92%) GitLab
7 14 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (1.51%) Redmine
8 11 (1.51%) Trac
8 11 (1.51%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.10%) Burp Suite
9 8 (1.10%) gulp
9 8 (1.10%) Metasploit
9 8 (1.10%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.96%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.96%) Rational Performance Tester
10 7 (0.96%) SonarQube
General
1 89 (12.21%) Finance
2 50 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.70%) Marketing
3 27 (3.70%) Retail
4 24 (3.29%) Electronics
5 21 (2.88%) Banking
6 18 (2.47%) Games
7 8 (1.10%) Automotive
8 7 (0.96%) Billing
9 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 3 (0.41%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
12 2 (0.27%) Czech Language
12 2 (0.27%) French Language
12 2 (0.27%) German Language
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 143 (19.62%) Developer
2 112 (15.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 105 (14.40%) Linux Engineer
4 101 (13.85%) Administrator
5 65 (8.92%) Systems Administrator
6 56 (7.68%) Linux Administrator
7 54 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
7 54 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 52 (7.13%) Software Engineer
9 50 (6.86%) Platform Engineer
10 49 (6.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 45 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 44 (6.04%) Senior Developer
13 40 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 38 (5.21%) Architect
15 37 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
16 36 (4.94%) AWS DevOps
17 35 (4.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 33 (4.53%) Java Developer
19 28 (3.84%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.48%) HTML
2 80 (10.97%) CSS
3 56 (7.68%) Node.js
4 45 (6.17%) jQuery
5 38 (5.21%) HTML5
6 36 (4.94%) RESTful
6 36 (4.94%) Web Services
7 35 (4.80%) Middleware
8 29 (3.98%) Ajax
9 24 (3.29%) CSS3
10 22 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (2.61%) LAMP
12 18 (2.47%) Spring
13 17 (2.33%) SOAP
13 17 (2.33%) XML
14 16 (2.19%) .NET
14 16 (2.19%) Elastic Stack
14 16 (2.19%) JSON
14 16 (2.19%) Socket.IO
15 15 (2.06%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.56%) Data Centre
2 52 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.66%) Linux Command Line
4 30 (4.12%) Public Cloud
5 28 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.88%) Clustering
9 20 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (2.61%) Cloud Native
11 18 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
12 16 (2.19%) User Experience
13 15 (2.06%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.65%) Device Driver
14 12 (1.65%) Mainframe
15 10 (1.37%) Private Cloud
16 9 (1.23%) Replication
17 8 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 216 (29.63%) Windows
2 177 (24.28%) Unix
3 76 (10.43%) Windows Server
4 72 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (7.27%) CentOS
6 45 (6.17%) Ubuntu
7 28 (3.84%) AIX
8 20 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 17 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
9 17 (2.33%) Windows 10
10 15 (2.06%) Android
10 15 (2.06%) Debian
10 15 (2.06%) SUSE
11 14 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.65%) Mac OS X
12 12 (1.65%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.51%) HPUX
13 11 (1.51%) Solaris
13 11 (1.51%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (34.71%) DevOps
2 185 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (16.19%) Configuration Management
4 81 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (10.56%) Open Source
6 74 (10.15%) Software Engineering
7 64 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
8 61 (8.37%) Scrum
9 55 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 53 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 49 (6.72%) OO
12 47 (6.45%) ITIL
12 47 (6.45%) Test Automation
13 46 (6.31%) Deployment Automation
14 42 (5.76%) Web Development
15 39 (5.35%) MVC
16 36 (4.94%) Continuous Delivery
17 33 (4.53%) OOP
18 32 (4.39%) Unit Testing
19 30 (4.12%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 231 (31.69%) Python
2 167 (22.91%) SQL
3 145 (19.89%) Bash Shell
4 137 (18.79%) Java
5 122 (16.74%) JavaScript
6 120 (16.46%) Ruby
7 104 (14.27%) PHP
8 79 (10.84%) Shell Script
9 63 (8.64%) Perl
10 61 (8.37%) PowerShell
11 57 (7.82%) C++
12 44 (6.04%) C
13 29 (3.98%) C#
14 20 (2.74%) Go
15 18 (2.47%) ES6
16 13 (1.78%) Java 8
16 13 (1.78%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.23%) Java 9
17 9 (1.23%) PHP 5
18 7 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (12.21%) Degree
2 23 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.47%) AWS Certification
4 16 (2.19%) RHCE
5 15 (2.06%) RHCSA
6 11 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.37%) CISSP
8 9 (1.23%) MCSE
9 8 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.82%) CCNA
11 6 (0.82%) CCNP
11 6 (0.82%) CISM
11 6 (0.82%) OCP
12 5 (0.69%) CISA
13 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.27%) GIAC
15 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.02%) SLA
2 15 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.23%) QA
4 8 (1.10%) GDPR
4 8 (1.10%) PMO
5 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 126 (17.28%) Docker
2 77 (10.56%) Active Directory
3 66 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.61%) vSphere
5 17 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (2.06%) GlusterFS
6 15 (2.06%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.92%) Gluster
7 14 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.51%) pfSense
9 9 (1.23%) Xen
9 9 (1.23%) XenServer
10 8 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.82%) Firmware
11 6 (0.82%) Varnish
12 5 (0.69%) XenApp
13 4 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.41%) HDFS
14 3 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 180 (24.69%) Puppet
2 132 (18.11%) Ansible
3 73 (10.01%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (10.01%) Terraform
4 45 (6.17%) Kubernetes
5 39 (5.35%) Cobbler
6 38 (5.21%) ZABBIX
7 24 (3.29%) Tivoli
8 22 (3.02%) Nagios
9 18 (2.47%) Cacti
9 18 (2.47%) Munin
10 16 (2.19%) WSUS
11 14 (1.92%) Prometheus
11 14 (1.92%) vRealize
12 12 (1.65%) Nessus
13 9 (1.23%) Packer
13 9 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
13 9 (1.23%) SCCM
14 8 (1.10%) Grafana
14 8 (1.10%) Xymon
Vendors
1 121 (16.60%) VMware
2 102 (13.99%) Microsoft
3 98 (13.44%) Oracle
4 91 (12.48%) Red Hat
5 40 (5.49%) Google
6 37 (5.08%) Cisco
7 32 (4.39%) EMC
8 26 (3.57%) IBM
9 24 (3.29%) EnterpriseDB
9 24 (3.29%) Splunk
9 24 (3.29%) Zend
10 14 (1.92%) HP
11 13 (1.78%) Ivanti
11 13 (1.78%) Shavlik
12 12 (1.65%) F5
12 12 (1.65%) Fortinet
12 12 (1.65%) NetApp
12 12 (1.65%) SolarWinds
13 11 (1.51%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.51%) Citrix