The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Doncaster region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 15.15% 4.65% 7.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 8.16% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £30,750 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 37.88% 56.98% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 9
Average salary £29,000 £36,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +75.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £16,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
South Yorkshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Linux
Salary Trend in Doncaster

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

Linux Salary Trend in Doncaster

Linux
Salary Histogram in Doncaster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Doncaster region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Doncaster

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (37.50%) CentOS
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Military
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Electronics
6 5 (31.25%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) C
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) Symantec
8 3 (18.75%) Websense
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
8 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (18.75%) Fedora
8 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
8 3 (18.75%) SUSE
8 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Doncaster 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Military
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Storage Specialist
1 3 (18.75%) Server Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (37.50%) CentOS
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) Fedora
7 3 (18.75%) SUSE
7 3 (18.75%) AIX
7 3 (18.75%) HPUX
7 3 (18.75%) Solaris
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) VMS
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (6.25%) Debian
9 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
1 3 (18.75%) Information Management
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Communications Security
1 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
5 1 (6.25%) Postfix
5 1 (6.25%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) Websense
4 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) IronPort
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Sage