The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 2.94% 53.85% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 87.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Linux
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Barnsley region.

Operating Systems Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 26.47% 61.54% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 26
Average salary £30,000 £43,000 £29,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% +47.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Linux
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Barnsley region.

Linux Salary Trend in Barnsley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Debian

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
Barnsley
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