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

Linux
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 454 641 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.42% 9.83% 9.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.84% 43.64% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 387 522 584
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,400 £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 1085 1469 1776
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.13% 22.53% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1210 1451
Median salary £35,094 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.84% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 28 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 28 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 -6 285 £42,500 - 53
North Yorkshire -1 88 £40,000 -11.11% 6
South Yorkshire -9 67 £45,500 +3.40% 7
East Yorkshire +3 14 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 (35.18%) Windows
2 258 (30.46%) SQL
3 239 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
4 234 (27.63%) Python
5 229 (27.04%) Unix
6 210 (24.79%) DevOps
7 208 (24.56%) Java
8 199 (23.49%) Oracle
9 197 (23.26%) JavaScript
9 197 (23.26%) VMware
10 196 (23.14%) Puppet
11 179 (21.13%) PHP
12 174 (20.54%) Opscode Chef
13 173 (20.43%) Git (software)
14 168 (19.83%) MySQL
15 162 (19.13%) Red Hat
16 159 (18.77%) Ruby
17 155 (18.30%) HTML
18 154 (18.18%) Microsoft
19 141 (16.65%) VMware Infrastructure
20 133 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 131 (15.47%) CSS
22 127 (14.99%) ITIL
23 122 (14.40%) Firewall
23 122 (14.40%) Bash Shell
24 116 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
25 111 (13.11%) Jenkins
25 111 (13.11%) Cisco
26 106 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
26 106 (12.51%) Windows Server

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 82 (9.68%) Apache
2 75 (8.85%) OpenStack
3 73 (8.62%) CloudStack
4 66 (7.79%) JBoss
5 64 (7.56%) WebLogic
6 55 (6.49%) MS Exchange
7 49 (5.79%) WebSphere
8 39 (4.60%) Tomcat
9 32 (3.78%) SharePoint
10 27 (3.19%) IIS
11 26 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
12 25 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (2.83%) WordPress
14 21 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
15 18 (2.13%) Skype for Business
16 16 (1.89%) ColdFusion
17 15 (1.77%) nginx
18 13 (1.53%) CMS
19 11 (1.30%) Drupal
20 9 (1.06%) Moodle
Applications
1 41 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.83%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.48%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.24%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.12%) Odoo
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 116 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.25%) Office 365
4 9 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.71%) IaaS
5 6 (0.71%) 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 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.24%) Loggly
9 2 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 122 (14.40%) Firewall
2 86 (10.15%) SAN
3 77 (9.09%) DNS
4 64 (7.56%) TCP/IP
5 48 (5.67%) WAN
6 44 (5.19%) VPN
7 43 (5.08%) NAS
8 40 (4.72%) LAN
9 35 (4.13%) DHCP
9 35 (4.13%) Ethernet
9 35 (4.13%) Internet
10 33 (3.90%) VoIP
11 27 (3.19%) Network Security
12 25 (2.95%) BGP
12 25 (2.95%) OSPF
12 25 (2.95%) VLAN
13 24 (2.83%) MPLS
14 23 (2.72%) HTTP
15 20 (2.36%) SSL
16 19 (2.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (19.83%) MySQL
2 91 (10.74%) SQL Server
3 40 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 28 (3.31%) MongoDB
6 25 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 21 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.24%) Redis
10 16 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.65%) Big Data
11 14 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.30%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.18%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 173 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 111 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 74 (8.74%) Subversion
4 41 (4.84%) JIRA
5 39 (4.60%) TeamCity
6 36 (4.25%) Visual Studio
7 35 (4.13%) Eclipse
8 34 (4.01%) Maven
9 32 (3.78%) JUnit
10 28 (3.31%) Android Studio
11 25 (2.95%) Ant
12 21 (2.48%) Vagrant
13 16 (1.89%) Gradle
14 13 (1.53%) Grunt
15 12 (1.42%) Selenium
16 11 (1.30%) PHPUnit
17 10 (1.18%) gulp
18 8 (0.94%) Bower
18 8 (0.94%) Mockito
18 8 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 54 (6.38%) Finance
2 51 (6.02%) Games
3 28 (3.31%) Advertising
4 26 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.65%) Electronics
6 13 (1.53%) Marketing
7 12 (1.42%) Automotive
7 12 (1.42%) Retail
8 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.71%) Legal
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Banking
10 3 (0.35%) Local Government
11 2 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 201 (23.73%) Developer
2 143 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 91 (10.74%) PHP Developer
4 68 (8.03%) Analyst
4 68 (8.03%) Linux Engineer
5 62 (7.32%) Administrator
5 62 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 52 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 50 (5.90%) Java Developer
8 45 (5.31%) Architect
9 44 (5.19%) Platform Engineer
10 39 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
10 39 (4.60%) Software Developer
11 37 (4.37%) Junior
11 37 (4.37%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (3.78%) Infrastructure Architect
12 32 (3.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 30 (3.54%) Senior Developer
14 29 (3.42%) Network Engineer
14 29 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (18.30%) HTML
2 131 (15.47%) CSS
3 84 (9.92%) .NET
4 82 (9.68%) jQuery
5 71 (8.38%) LAMP
5 71 (8.38%) XML
6 58 (6.85%) RESTful
7 57 (6.73%) Ajax
8 48 (5.67%) JSON
8 48 (5.67%) Web Services
9 46 (5.43%) Spring
10 36 (4.25%) HTML5
11 33 (3.90%) Laravel
11 33 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (3.78%) Symfony
13 27 (3.19%) AngularJS
13 27 (3.19%) Node.js
13 27 (3.19%) Sass
14 24 (2.83%) SOAP
15 22 (2.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.19%) Data Centre
2 39 (4.60%) Linux Command Line
3 38 (4.49%) Clustering
4 30 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.36%) User Experience
9 13 (1.53%) Replication
10 9 (1.06%) EMC VNX
10 9 (1.06%) Private Cloud
11 8 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.83%) Fintech
12 7 (0.83%) IBM XIV
12 7 (0.83%) NHS
12 7 (0.83%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.71%) Arduino
13 6 (0.71%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.71%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 298 (35.18%) Windows
2 229 (27.04%) Unix
3 133 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 106 (12.51%) Windows Server
5 54 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (6.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (5.79%) Android
8 41 (4.84%) Debian
9 38 (4.49%) CentOS
10 34 (4.01%) Embedded Linux
11 31 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (3.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 27 (3.19%) Ubuntu
14 19 (2.24%) Solaris
15 18 (2.13%) Apple iOS
16 17 (2.01%) HPUX
17 9 (1.06%) AIX
18 8 (0.94%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 6 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (24.79%) DevOps
3 127 (14.99%) ITIL
4 106 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (12.28%) Scrum
6 93 (10.98%) Configuration Management
7 84 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 83 (9.80%) MVC
9 81 (9.56%) OO
10 78 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 71 (8.38%) DSDM
12 68 (8.03%) SDLC
13 63 (7.44%) High Availability
14 61 (7.20%) E-Commerce
15 54 (6.38%) Web Development
16 51 (6.02%) TDD
17 49 (5.79%) Open Source
18 46 (5.43%) RUP
19 40 (4.72%) Presales
20 35 (4.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 258 (30.46%) SQL
2 234 (27.63%) Python
3 208 (24.56%) Java
4 197 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 179 (21.13%) PHP
6 159 (18.77%) Ruby
7 122 (14.40%) Bash Shell
8 105 (12.40%) Shell Script
9 88 (10.39%) C++
10 67 (7.91%) C
11 57 (6.73%) C#
12 53 (6.26%) Perl
13 42 (4.96%) PowerShell
14 25 (2.95%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.53%) PHP 5
16 11 (1.30%) BeanShell
17 10 (1.18%) PHP 7
18 9 (1.06%) Embedded C
19 6 (0.71%) COBOL
19 6 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (7.91%) Degree
2 37 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.31%) CCNA
4 17 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.65%) AWS Certification
5 14 (1.65%) CCNP
5 14 (1.65%) CISM
6 13 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (1.42%) MCSE
8 11 (1.30%) CISSP
9 10 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.18%) RHCE
9 10 (1.18%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.06%) CISA
11 8 (0.94%) CCA
11 8 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.83%) SSCP
13 6 (0.71%) MCP
13 6 (0.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.66%) PCI DSS
2 26 (3.07%) SLA
3 16 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.30%) QA
5 5 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.59%) JTAG
6 4 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 141 (16.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (11.92%) Active Directory
3 90 (10.63%) vSphere
4 82 (9.68%) XenServer
5 78 (9.21%) Xen
6 52 (6.14%) Docker
7 46 (5.43%) Hyper-V
8 30 (3.54%) XenApp
9 17 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.53%) XenDesktop
11 11 (1.30%) Varnish
12 10 (1.18%) KVM
13 8 (0.94%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.94%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.83%) iptables
14 7 (0.83%) NFS
14 7 (0.83%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (0.71%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 196 (23.14%) Puppet
2 174 (20.54%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (12.16%) Ansible
4 50 (5.90%) Tivoli
5 49 (5.79%) Cobbler
6 22 (2.60%) SCOM
7 20 (2.36%) Rundeck
8 19 (2.24%) Terraform
9 17 (2.01%) Nagios
10 13 (1.53%) Salt
10 13 (1.53%) WSUS
10 13 (1.53%) ZABBIX
11 12 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
12 9 (1.06%) Nessus
12 9 (1.06%) Nmap
12 9 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (1.06%) Packer
13 7 (0.83%) CFEngine
13 7 (0.83%) EMC VPLEX
14 6 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 199 (23.49%) Oracle
2 197 (23.26%) VMware
3 162 (19.13%) Red Hat
4 154 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 111 (13.11%) Cisco
6 67 (7.91%) EnterpriseDB
7 62 (7.32%) Citrix
8 46 (5.43%) NetApp
9 45 (5.31%) HP
10 36 (4.25%) EMC
11 32 (3.78%) Zend
12 31 (3.66%) Splunk
13 26 (3.07%) F5
14 22 (2.60%) Juniper
15 21 (2.48%) Brocade
16 20 (2.36%) CommVault
16 20 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
17 19 (2.24%) Dell Compellent
18 17 (2.01%) CheckPoint
19 14 (1.65%) IBM
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, flexi hours,
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + 18% pension, generous holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago