Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 220 750 755
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.32% 10.23% 8.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.82% 46.15% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 241 414 669
Median annual salary £45,540 £48,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.13% +11.63% +1.18%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,075 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

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 539 1,625 1,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.39% 22.16% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 464 1,137 1,559
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £22,450
90th Percentile £64,275 £60,000 £58,750
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +4 116 £47,500 -5.00% 31
South Yorkshire +5 54 £45,000 - 19
North Yorkshire -18 33 £50,000 +3.09% 6
East Yorkshire +22 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Linux
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 107 (48.64%) AWS
2 86 (39.09%) DevOps
3 78 (35.45%) Docker
4 76 (34.55%) Python
5 62 (28.18%) Windows
5 62 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (26.82%) Puppet
6 59 (26.82%) Terraform
7 49 (22.27%) Git (software)
8 45 (20.45%) Red Hat
9 44 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 44 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
10 43 (19.55%) Kubernetes
11 42 (19.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 37 (16.82%) Jenkins
13 35 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 35 (15.91%) MySQL
14 34 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (15.00%) Serverless
16 32 (14.55%) Configuration Management
17 30 (13.64%) Java
18 29 (13.18%) Scrum
18 29 (13.18%) VMware
19 28 (12.73%) C#
19 28 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
20 27 (12.27%) AWS Lambda
20 27 (12.27%) Azure
20 27 (12.27%) PHP
20 27 (12.27%) SQL
21 26 (11.82%) JavaScript

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 13 (5.91%) Confluence
2 9 (4.09%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.73%) Apache
6 3 (1.36%) IIS
6 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.36%) nginx
6 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.45%) Mule
8 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 107 (48.64%) AWS
2 42 (19.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 33 (15.00%) Serverless
4 27 (12.27%) AWS Lambda
4 27 (12.27%) Azure
5 23 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (10.45%) Amazon S3
6 17 (7.73%) Office 365
7 16 (7.27%) Amazon ELB
8 12 (5.45%) GCP
9 11 (5.00%) SaaS
10 10 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (3.64%) Route 53
12 6 (2.73%) PaaS
13 5 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.82%) IaaS
15 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.91%) GitHub
16 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.91%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) Firewall
2 15 (6.82%) DNS
3 10 (4.55%) VPN
4 9 (4.09%) LAN
5 8 (3.64%) HTTP
6 7 (3.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.73%) WAN
8 5 (2.27%) DHCP
8 5 (2.27%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.27%) Network Security
8 5 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.82%) Internet
9 4 (1.82%) RTP
9 4 (1.82%) Wireless
10 3 (1.36%) Bluetooth
10 3 (1.36%) MQTT
10 3 (1.36%) SSL
11 2 (0.91%) SAN
11 2 (0.91%) WLAN
12 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.91%) MySQL
2 18 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.91%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.64%) Big Data
7 7 (3.18%) MariaDB
7 7 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.73%) Redis
9 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.82%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.64%) JIRA
4 18 (8.18%) TeamCity
5 14 (6.36%) Subversion
6 11 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.18%) Selenium
7 7 (3.18%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.73%) GitLab
8 6 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.27%) JUnit
9 5 (2.27%) Xcode
10 4 (1.82%) Gradle
10 4 (1.82%) Maven
10 4 (1.82%) Postman
10 4 (1.82%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.91%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.91%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (8.64%) Finance
2 17 (7.73%) Games
3 6 (2.73%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.36%) Marketing
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (0.91%) Electronics
5 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (24.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
4 32 (14.55%) AWS DevOps
5 30 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 27 (12.27%) Developer
7 15 (6.82%) Administrator
7 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
8 13 (5.91%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.45%) Lead DevOps
10 11 (5.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.55%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.55%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.09%) Analyst
12 9 (4.09%) Junior
12 9 (4.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.55%) Web Services
2 19 (8.64%) CSS
3 16 (7.27%) HTML
4 13 (5.91%) .NET
5 12 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (5.45%) YAML
6 11 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 10 (4.55%) LAMP
8 9 (4.09%) Middleware
9 8 (3.64%) .NET Core
9 8 (3.64%) Node.js
10 5 (2.27%) GStreamer
10 5 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (2.27%) Redux
10 5 (2.27%) Vue.js
11 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.82%) Behat
11 4 (1.82%) Laravel
11 4 (1.82%) WebRTC
12 3 (1.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.00%) Xbox
3 8 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.18%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.73%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.27%) CAN bus
6 5 (2.27%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.27%) Lidar
6 5 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.91%) Clustering
9 2 (0.91%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.18%) Windows
2 35 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (11.82%) Windows Server
4 25 (11.36%) CentOS
5 16 (7.27%) Unix
6 14 (6.36%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 9 (4.09%) Debian
9 8 (3.64%) Solaris
10 7 (3.18%) FreeBSD
10 7 (3.18%) FreeNAS
11 5 (2.27%) Android
11 5 (2.27%) Robot Operating System
12 4 (1.82%) AIX
12 4 (1.82%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.91%) SUSE
15 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (39.09%) DevOps
2 62 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (14.55%) Configuration Management
5 29 (13.18%) Scrum
6 28 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
7 24 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 23 (10.45%) Migration
8 23 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 21 (9.55%) Test Automation
10 18 (8.18%) ITIL
11 16 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (6.82%) Problem Management
13 12 (5.45%) Computer Science
13 12 (5.45%) Infrastructure as Code
13 12 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (5.45%) SOA
14 11 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.55%) Python
2 44 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 30 (13.64%) Java
4 28 (12.73%) C#
5 27 (12.27%) PHP
5 27 (12.27%) SQL
6 26 (11.82%) JavaScript
7 22 (10.00%) Ruby
8 19 (8.64%) C++
9 13 (5.91%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.91%) TypeScript
10 11 (5.00%) C
11 6 (2.73%) Scala
12 5 (2.27%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.27%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.27%) Groovy
12 5 (2.27%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.82%) Elixir
13 4 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (7.27%) Degree
2 9 (4.09%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.27%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.91%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.45%) CCSP
7 1 (0.45%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.45%) CISA
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CISM
7 1 (0.45%) CISSP
7 1 (0.45%) CRISC
7 1 (0.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) QA
2 5 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.91%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.45%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.45%) NIST
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (35.45%) Docker
2 21 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.18%) KVM
5 6 (2.73%) Firmware
5 6 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.82%) Gluster
6 4 (1.82%) GlusterFS
6 4 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.82%) vSphere
7 2 (0.91%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.91%) NFS
8 1 (0.45%) Microcode
8 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 59 (26.82%) Puppet
1 59 (26.82%) Terraform
2 44 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (19.55%) Kubernetes
4 25 (11.36%) Ansible
5 9 (4.09%) SCCM
6 7 (3.18%) Proxmox
7 6 (2.73%) Packer
8 4 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.91%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.91%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.91%) Rancher
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.45%) Nessus
10 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (20.45%) Red Hat
2 29 (13.18%) VMware
3 19 (8.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.91%) Oracle
5 11 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.00%) Splunk
6 9 (4.09%) Apple
6 9 (4.09%) Google
6 9 (4.09%) SaltStack
7 7 (3.18%) Percona
8 6 (2.73%) Citrix
9 5 (2.27%) NVIDIA
10 4 (1.82%) Perforce
10 4 (1.82%) Sony
11 3 (1.36%) CrowdStrike
11 3 (1.36%) New Relic
12 2 (0.91%) Dell
12 2 (0.91%) HP
12 2 (0.91%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.45%) Clearswift