Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 262 550 729
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.38% 8.19% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.76% 39.83% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 300 376 647
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 676 1,381 1,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.62% 20.57% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 587 1,064 1,470
Median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,650 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,203 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +5 143 £47,500 -5.00% 48
South Yorkshire +10 65 £47,500 +26.67% 13
North Yorkshire -20 32 £55,000 +27.91% 6
East Yorkshire +13 3 £43,750 +59.09%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 133 (50.76%) AWS
2 132 (50.38%) DevOps
3 95 (36.26%) Puppet
4 93 (35.50%) Docker
5 92 (35.11%) Terraform
6 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (31.68%) Python
8 73 (27.86%) Kubernetes
9 71 (27.10%) Opscode Chef
10 67 (25.57%) Deployment Automation
11 65 (24.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 64 (24.43%) Git (software)
13 50 (19.08%) Windows
14 44 (16.79%) Red Hat
14 44 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (16.03%) Scrum
16 39 (14.89%) Configuration Management
16 39 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 38 (14.50%) Migration
18 37 (14.12%) Ruby
19 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure as Code
20 31 (11.83%) Bash Shell
20 31 (11.83%) Jenkins
21 30 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
22 28 (10.69%) MySQL
22 28 (10.69%) Software Engineering
23 27 (10.31%) Java
24 26 (9.92%) Go
25 25 (9.54%) Games
26 24 (9.16%) TeamCity

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 10 (3.82%) Confluence
2 8 (3.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (3.05%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.53%) Apache
4 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.15%) nginx
5 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.76%) DNN
6 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 133 (50.76%) AWS
2 65 (24.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (9.16%) Serverless
4 20 (7.63%) Amazon EKS
5 18 (6.87%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (6.87%) Amazon S3
6 17 (6.49%) Azure
7 16 (6.11%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (4.58%) SaaS
9 11 (4.20%) GCP
10 9 (3.44%) Office 365
11 8 (3.05%) Route 53
12 7 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (2.67%) PaaS
13 6 (2.29%) DigitalOcean
14 5 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (1.91%) IaaS
15 3 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) Firewall
2 15 (5.73%) DNS
3 12 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (4.20%) Ethernet
4 11 (4.20%) Wireless
5 10 (3.82%) VPN
6 9 (3.44%) HTTP
7 8 (3.05%) Bluetooth
7 8 (3.05%) MQTT
7 8 (3.05%) WAN
8 7 (2.67%) LAN
9 6 (2.29%) DHCP
10 4 (1.53%) Internet
10 4 (1.53%) RTP
10 4 (1.53%) WLAN
11 3 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.15%) VoIP
12 2 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.69%) MySQL
2 13 (4.96%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.58%) Redis
4 8 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.53%) Big Data
8 3 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.15%) DB2
8 3 (1.15%) Tableau
9 2 (0.76%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.76%) HBase
9 2 (0.76%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 64 (24.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.16%) TeamCity
4 15 (5.73%) JIRA
5 12 (4.58%) Subversion
6 9 (3.44%) Bitbucket
7 7 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.29%) GitLab
9 4 (1.53%) Gradle
9 4 (1.53%) Maven
9 4 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.53%) Xcode
10 3 (1.15%) JUnit
10 3 (1.15%) Selenium
11 2 (0.76%) GoCD
11 2 (0.76%) Postman
11 2 (0.76%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 25 (9.54%) Games
2 17 (6.49%) Finance
3 8 (3.05%) Public Sector
4 5 (1.91%) Marketing
5 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.15%) Retail
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
6 2 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (33.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 72 (27.48%) AWS Engineer
3 66 (25.19%) AWS DevOps
3 66 (25.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 46 (17.56%) Linux Engineer
5 30 (11.45%) Developer
6 17 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.73%) PHP Developer
7 15 (5.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 12 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (4.20%) Embedded Engineer
9 11 (4.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 11 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (3.05%) Administrator
10 8 (3.05%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.05%) Lead DevOps
10 8 (3.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (3.05%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (3.05%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.25%) CSS
1 19 (7.25%) Web Services
2 17 (6.49%) Node.js
3 16 (6.11%) HTML
4 10 (3.82%) Gherkin
4 10 (3.82%) Laravel
5 8 (3.05%) .NET
5 8 (3.05%) Middleware
6 7 (2.67%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (2.29%) .NET Core
7 6 (2.29%) Kafka
8 5 (1.91%) YAML
9 4 (1.53%) GStreamer
9 4 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.53%) RESTful
9 4 (1.53%) Vue.js
9 4 (1.53%) WebRTC
9 4 (1.53%) WebSockets
10 3 (1.15%) Java EE
10 3 (1.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.78%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (7.63%) Enterprise Cloud
3 13 (4.96%) Xbox
4 11 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.67%) Device Driver
6 7 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.29%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.29%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.53%) CAN bus
9 4 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.53%) Lidar
9 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.76%) Life Science
11 2 (0.76%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.08%) Windows
2 39 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (8.40%) CentOS
4 17 (6.49%) Unix
5 16 (6.11%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.44%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.29%) Debian
8 5 (1.91%) Solaris
9 4 (1.53%) Android
9 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.53%) Robot Operating System
10 3 (1.15%) AIX
11 2 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.76%) SUSE
11 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (50.38%) DevOps
2 88 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (25.57%) Deployment Automation
4 44 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (16.03%) Scrum
6 39 (14.89%) Configuration Management
7 38 (14.50%) Migration
8 34 (12.98%) Infrastructure as Code
9 30 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (10.69%) Software Engineering
11 22 (8.40%) Test Automation
12 21 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 16 (6.11%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.34%) Computer Science
14 14 (5.34%) ITIL
14 14 (5.34%) Machine Learning
15 12 (4.58%) Mentoring
15 12 (4.58%) MVC
15 12 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (4.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 83 (31.68%) Python
2 37 (14.12%) Ruby
3 31 (11.83%) Bash Shell
4 27 (10.31%) Java
5 26 (9.92%) Go
6 23 (8.78%) C++
6 23 (8.78%) SQL
7 22 (8.40%) PHP
8 21 (8.02%) C#
8 21 (8.02%) JavaScript
9 12 (4.58%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.20%) C
11 9 (3.44%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.91%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.91%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.91%) Perl
12 5 (1.91%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.91%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.53%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.53%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 20 (7.63%) AWS Certification
2 14 (5.34%) Degree
3 7 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.15%) CCNA
6 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.38%) CEH
8 1 (0.38%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.38%) CISA
8 1 (0.38%) CISM
8 1 (0.38%) CRISC
8 1 (0.38%) GCIH
8 1 (0.38%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) ISO 9001
1 6 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.76%) IEC 62304
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) NIST
System Software
1 93 (35.50%) Docker
2 13 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.67%) Firmware
4 7 (2.67%) Microcode
5 5 (1.91%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (1.53%) Gluster
6 4 (1.53%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.76%) HDFS
7 2 (0.76%) NFS
7 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.76%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.38%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 95 (36.26%) Puppet
2 92 (35.11%) Terraform
3 73 (27.86%) Kubernetes
4 71 (27.10%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (6.49%) Ansible
6 8 (3.05%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (2.67%) SCCM
8 5 (1.91%) Capistrano
8 5 (1.91%) Graphite
9 4 (1.53%) Nagios
9 4 (1.53%) Packer
9 4 (1.53%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.76%) Opsview
12 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.38%) Nessus
12 1 (0.38%) Rancher
12 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (16.79%) Red Hat
2 20 (7.63%) SaltStack
3 16 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.73%) VMware
5 9 (3.44%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.44%) Oracle
6 7 (2.67%) Apple
6 7 (2.67%) Citrix
7 6 (2.29%) Google
8 4 (1.53%) Cisco
8 4 (1.53%) NVIDIA
8 4 (1.53%) Perforce
8 4 (1.53%) Sony
8 4 (1.53%) Splunk
9 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 2 (0.76%) Dell
10 2 (0.76%) HP
10 2 (0.76%) NetApp
10 2 (0.76%) New Relic
10 2 (0.76%) SonicWALL