The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 71 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.58% 8.15% 9.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.42% 34.45% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 52
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £100,000 £39,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
219 119 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.55% 23.66% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 186 96 124
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
South Yorkshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 78 (53.79%) MySQL
2 53 (36.55%) SQL Server
3 50 (34.48%) PHP
4 47 (32.41%) UNIX
5 45 (31.03%) SQL
6 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 39 (26.90%) jQuery
8 34 (23.45%) Solaris
8 34 (23.45%) Apache
9 31 (21.38%) HTML
10 29 (20.00%) Windows
10 29 (20.00%) CSS
11 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
11 27 (18.62%) Java
11 27 (18.62%) LAMP
12 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (17.24%) Debian
13 25 (17.24%) HPUX
14 23 (15.86%) Oracle
14 23 (15.86%) Subversion
15 22 (15.17%) Perl
16 21 (14.48%) .NET
17 20 (13.79%) Web Development
18 19 (13.10%) Oracle RMAN
18 19 (13.10%) Bash Shell
18 19 (13.10%) Oracle Database
19 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
19 18 (12.41%) QA
19 18 (12.41%) Oracle RAC
19 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 34 (23.45%) Apache
2 15 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.34%) IIS
3 14 (9.66%) SugarCRM
4 10 (6.90%) CMS
5 9 (6.21%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.52%) Drupal
6 8 (5.52%) Umbraco
6 8 (5.52%) WordPress
7 5 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.07%) Node.js
9 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.69%) Gunicorn
11 1 (0.69%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.38%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) SAN
2 11 (7.59%) Internet
2 11 (7.59%) HTTP
2 11 (7.59%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.59%) VPN
2 11 (7.59%) LDAP
2 11 (7.59%) Firewall
2 11 (7.59%) VLAN
2 11 (7.59%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (4.14%) DNS
4 5 (3.45%) DHCP
5 4 (2.76%) LAN
5 4 (2.76%) WAN
6 2 (1.38%) OSPF
6 2 (1.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (53.79%) MySQL
2 53 (36.55%) SQL Server
3 19 (13.10%) Oracle Database
4 18 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (11.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 10 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.07%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.07%) OLAP
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.38%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.86%) Subversion
3 9 (6.21%) TeamCity
3 9 (6.21%) Hudson
4 8 (5.52%) Phing
4 8 (5.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.52%) PHPUnit
4 8 (5.52%) Mocha
5 7 (4.83%) Xdebug
6 4 (2.76%) Maven
7 2 (1.38%) JIRA
7 2 (1.38%) Selenium
7 2 (1.38%) Toad
General
1 7 (4.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.07%) Automotive
2 3 (2.07%) Advertising
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
3 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (39.31%) Developer
2 37 (25.52%) Administrator
3 28 (19.31%) PHP Developer
4 21 (14.48%) DBA
5 18 (12.41%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.41%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (11.03%) SQL DBA
6 16 (11.03%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (11.03%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (8.97%) Software Developer
8 11 (7.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 11 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) Web Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
10 9 (6.21%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.52%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.52%) Web Administrator
12 7 (4.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (4.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.90%) jQuery
2 31 (21.38%) HTML
3 29 (20.00%) CSS
4 27 (18.62%) LAMP
5 21 (14.48%) .NET
6 16 (11.03%) HTML5
7 15 (10.34%) Symfony
8 13 (8.97%) Zend Framework
9 11 (7.59%) XHTML
10 10 (6.90%) Web Services
11 8 (5.52%) XML
11 8 (5.52%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (5.52%) CSS3
11 8 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (4.83%) J2EE
13 5 (3.45%) Java EE
13 5 (3.45%) SOAP
14 4 (2.76%) Spring
15 3 (2.07%) JPA
15 3 (2.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) NHS
1 13 (8.97%) DTV
2 3 (2.07%) W3C
2 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.07%) Social Media
3 2 (1.38%) Replication
4 1 (0.69%) Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.41%) UNIX
2 34 (23.45%) Solaris
3 29 (20.00%) Windows
4 25 (17.24%) Debian
4 25 (17.24%) HPUX
5 10 (6.90%) AIX
6 9 (6.21%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.83%) CentOS
8 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.38%) Android
9 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.79%) Web Development
3 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
4 16 (11.03%) MVC
5 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (7.59%) TDD
6 11 (7.59%) SEO
6 11 (7.59%) OOP
7 10 (6.90%) OO
7 10 (6.90%) ITIL
8 9 (6.21%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.52%) Web Design
9 8 (5.52%) Content Management
10 6 (4.14%) OO PHP
11 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.45%) Project Management
12 4 (2.76%) Migration
12 4 (2.76%) Scrum
12 4 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.07%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.48%) PHP
2 45 (31.03%) SQL
3 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (18.62%) Java
5 22 (15.17%) Perl
6 19 (13.10%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.97%) Python
8 11 (7.59%) PHP5
9 10 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.69%) Ruby
11 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.69%) C++
11 1 (0.69%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.83%) Degree
3 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.38%) ISEB
4 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) CCNP
5 1 (0.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.41%) QA
2 6 (4.14%) SLA
3 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (13.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (12.41%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (9.66%) Xen
4 12 (8.28%) Active Directory
5 9 (6.21%) qmail
6 7 (4.83%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.69%) Postfix
8 1 (0.69%) vSphere
8 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) Data Guard
2 16 (11.03%) NetBackup
3 14 (9.66%) Nagios
4 10 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.52%) Vagrant
6 7 (4.83%) Cacti
7 5 (3.45%) WSUS
8 4 (2.76%) SCCM
9 3 (2.07%) Puppet
10 2 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.38%) Foglight
10 2 (1.38%) MOM
11 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (15.86%) Oracle
2 16 (11.03%) CommVault
3 15 (10.34%) JBoss
3 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.66%) Zend
5 11 (7.59%) VMware
5 11 (7.59%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.21%) Cisco
7 8 (5.52%) Twitter
8 7 (4.83%) New Relic
9 4 (2.76%) Dell
9 4 (2.76%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.07%) ION Trading
10 3 (2.07%) HP
11 1 (0.69%) Juniper
11 1 (0.69%) SAP
11 1 (0.69%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.69%) Veeam
11 1 (0.69%) Symantec
11 1 (0.69%) Apple
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