The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 66 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.75% 11.72% 9.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 60.55% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 69
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
92 109 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.49% 19.36% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 86 96 199
Median salary £30,000 £37,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.46% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,000 £24,060
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Linux
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Sheffield

Linux
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
2 51 (50.50%) HTML
3 42 (41.58%) Windows
4 41 (40.59%) CSS
4 41 (40.59%) SQL
5 40 (39.60%) Java
6 35 (34.65%) VMware
7 33 (32.67%) Unix
8 32 (31.68%) Python
9 29 (28.71%) DevOps
10 28 (27.72%) PHP
10 28 (27.72%) Oracle
10 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (26.73%) Perl
11 27 (26.73%) JBoss
12 26 (25.74%) MySQL
12 26 (25.74%) .NET
12 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
13 24 (23.76%) PowerShell
14 23 (22.77%) Active Directory
15 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
15 22 (21.78%) MVC
15 22 (21.78%) Ant
16 21 (20.79%) WebLogic
16 21 (20.79%) Maven
16 21 (20.79%) WebSphere
16 21 (20.79%) .NET Framework
17 20 (19.80%) BeanShell
17 20 (19.80%) Windows Server
17 20 (19.80%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 27 (26.73%) JBoss
2 21 (20.79%) WebLogic
2 21 (20.79%) WebSphere
3 12 (11.88%) Apache
4 11 (10.89%) Apache Solr
4 11 (10.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (7.92%) nginx
5 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (5.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (4.95%) IIS
9 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.99%) Drupal
10 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) Firewall
2 8 (7.92%) DNS
2 8 (7.92%) VoIP
3 7 (6.93%) Junos
4 6 (5.94%) HTTP
4 6 (5.94%) Internet
5 5 (4.95%) BGP
5 5 (4.95%) Intranet
5 5 (4.95%) LTE
5 5 (4.95%) MPLS
5 5 (4.95%) OSPF
5 5 (4.95%) SAN
5 5 (4.95%) VPN
6 4 (3.96%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (3.96%) IPsec
6 4 (3.96%) IPv6
6 4 (3.96%) OpenVPN
7 3 (2.97%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.97%) DHCP
8 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) MySQL
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Git (software)
2 22 (21.78%) Ant
3 21 (20.79%) Maven
4 20 (19.80%) Subversion
5 11 (10.89%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (8.91%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.93%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.96%) Burp Suite
8 4 (3.96%) Metasploit
9 3 (2.97%) JMeter
9 3 (2.97%) Xdebug
10 2 (1.98%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.99%) Gradle
11 1 (0.99%) Hudson
11 1 (0.99%) JIRA
11 1 (0.99%) JUnit
11 1 (0.99%) Mockito
General
1 15 (14.85%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Developer
2 21 (20.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (9.90%) PHP Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Senior Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Build and Configuration Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Build Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Configuration Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Technical Leader
6 7 (6.93%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Junior
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (50.50%) HTML
2 41 (40.59%) CSS
3 26 (25.74%) .NET
4 21 (20.79%) .NET Framework
5 16 (15.84%) Laravel
6 13 (12.87%) Symfony
7 12 (11.88%) XML
8 9 (8.91%) jQuery
9 8 (7.92%) RESTful
10 7 (6.93%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (6.93%) J2EE
10 7 (6.93%) Spring
11 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.94%) Hibernate
11 6 (5.94%) iBATIS
11 6 (5.94%) LAMP
11 6 (5.94%) Spring MVC
12 5 (4.95%) Lucene
12 5 (4.95%) Web Services
12 5 (4.95%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.91%) Fintech
3 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.94%) NHS
6 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) CESG
8 1 (0.99%) Clustering
8 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.99%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) iSeries
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (41.58%) Windows
2 33 (32.67%) Unix
3 20 (19.80%) Windows Server
4 13 (12.87%) Solaris
5 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.95%) Debian
6 5 (4.95%) Kali Linux
6 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.96%) CentOS
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.98%) AIX
9 2 (1.98%) HPUX
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) DevOps
2 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.78%) MVC
4 18 (17.82%) OO
4 18 (17.82%) Web Development
5 16 (15.84%) Scrum
5 16 (15.84%) TDD
6 14 (13.86%) Unit Testing
7 13 (12.87%) Open Source
8 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.90%) OOP
10 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
10 9 (8.91%) Kanban
11 8 (7.92%) Information Security
11 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.93%) OOD
12 7 (6.93%) Project Management
12 7 (6.93%) SOA
12 7 (6.93%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (56.44%) JavaScript
2 41 (40.59%) SQL
3 40 (39.60%) Java
4 32 (31.68%) Python
5 28 (27.72%) PHP
6 27 (26.73%) Perl
7 24 (23.76%) PowerShell
8 20 (19.80%) BeanShell
8 20 (19.80%) PL/SQL
9 19 (18.81%) Bash Shell
10 14 (13.86%) Shell Script
11 12 (11.88%) C
12 11 (10.89%) COBOL
13 10 (9.90%) C#
14 9 (8.91%) Ruby
15 2 (1.98%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.99%) Groovy
16 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) CEH
2 4 (3.96%) OSCP
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) CCNA
4 2 (1.98%) CISSP
4 2 (1.98%) MCP
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) CCIE
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.99%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.98%) COBIT
4 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (22.77%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Docker
4 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.96%) KVM
5 4 (3.96%) LXC
6 2 (1.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.99%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Puppet
2 8 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.96%) Nagios
3 4 (3.96%) Nessus
3 4 (3.96%) Opsview
4 2 (1.98%) Ansible
4 2 (1.98%) Salt
5 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) VMware
2 28 (27.72%) Oracle
3 22 (21.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.94%) Cisco
4 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.94%) Zend
5 5 (4.95%) Juniper
6 4 (3.96%) Apple
6 4 (3.96%) Brocade
7 3 (2.97%) Citrix
8 2 (1.98%) Avaya
8 2 (1.98%) HP
8 2 (1.98%) IBM
8 2 (1.98%) Tableau
9 1 (0.99%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.99%) Dell
9 1 (0.99%) Genesys
9 1 (0.99%) Perforce
9 1 (0.99%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.99%) Symantec
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