The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 98 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.80% 8.01% 10.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.44% 22.36% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 93 50 53
Average salary £40,000 £33,350 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.94% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
180 246 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.35% 35.81% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 219 108
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 62 (43.66%) Windows
2 51 (35.92%) MySQL
3 50 (35.21%) Bash Shell
4 49 (34.51%) Java
5 45 (31.69%) Oracle
6 44 (30.99%) SQL
7 43 (30.28%) UNIX
7 43 (30.28%) Python
8 41 (28.87%) SQL Server
9 39 (27.46%) PHP
10 36 (25.35%) Perl
11 34 (23.94%) .NET
11 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
11 34 (23.94%) Debian
12 32 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (17.61%) Apache
13 25 (17.61%) Finance
14 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL
15 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
15 22 (15.49%) CSS
16 21 (14.79%) HTML
16 21 (14.79%) Git (software)
17 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
18 19 (13.38%) Firewall
19 18 (12.68%) Ubuntu
20 17 (11.97%) Solaris
21 16 (11.27%) C++
21 16 (11.27%) SLA
21 16 (11.27%) SUSE
22 15 (10.56%) Oracle Reports

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 25 (17.61%) Apache
2 15 (10.56%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.15%) JBoss
4 9 (6.34%) CMS
4 9 (6.34%) nginx
5 7 (4.93%) Drupal
5 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.93%) IIS
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.11%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.11%) Commerce Server
7 3 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.11%) PegaRULES
7 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.11%) WordPress
7 3 (2.11%) Node.js
7 3 (2.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) RMDS
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
1 1 (0.70%) IaaS
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) Firewall
2 13 (9.15%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.15%) HTTP
2 13 (9.15%) Skype
3 8 (5.63%) VLAN
4 7 (4.93%) LAN
4 7 (4.93%) VPN
5 6 (4.23%) LDAP
5 6 (4.23%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (3.52%) IPv4
7 3 (2.11%) Internet
7 3 (2.11%) BIG-IP
7 3 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.41%) SAN
8 2 (1.41%) DNS
8 2 (1.41%) WAN
9 1 (0.70%) DHCP
9 1 (0.70%) SNMP
9 1 (0.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.92%) MySQL
2 41 (28.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.56%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.23%) OLTP
6 6 (4.23%) OLAP
6 6 (4.23%) Informix
7 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.11%) DB2
10 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.41%) HBase
11 1 (0.70%) Big Data
11 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (14.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.04%) PowerBuilder
4 9 (6.34%) Maven
5 8 (5.63%) Subversion
5 8 (5.63%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.93%) Gradle
7 6 (4.23%) Hudson
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.11%) JIRA
10 2 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.41%) Metasploit
10 2 (1.41%) JUnit
10 2 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.41%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.41%) Mockito
11 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.70%) RSpec
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Games
4 5 (3.52%) Advertising
4 5 (3.52%) Marketing
5 4 (2.82%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (34.51%) Developer
2 30 (21.13%) Analyst
3 22 (15.49%) Administrator
3 22 (15.49%) Analyst Developer
3 22 (15.49%) SQL Developer
4 19 (13.38%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (11.27%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.15%) Oracle Developer
6 13 (9.15%) PL/SQL Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Oracle Analyst
6 13 (9.15%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 11 (7.75%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Architect
8 10 (7.04%) PHP Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.34%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.93%) DBA
10 7 (4.93%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) .NET
2 22 (15.49%) CSS
3 21 (14.79%) HTML
4 9 (6.34%) XML
5 8 (5.63%) JSON
6 7 (4.93%) jQuery
6 7 (4.93%) HTML5
7 5 (3.52%) REST
7 5 (3.52%) Sass
7 5 (3.52%) Zend Framework
7 5 (3.52%) Ajax
8 4 (2.82%) Middleware
8 4 (2.82%) LAMP
8 4 (2.82%) XSLT
8 4 (2.82%) XHTML
8 4 (2.82%) CSS3
9 3 (2.11%) Express
10 2 (1.41%) Web Services
11 1 (0.70%) Spring
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
1 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
1 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Clustering
3 4 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.11%) DataPower
5 2 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.66%) Windows
2 43 (30.28%) UNIX
3 34 (23.94%) Debian
4 18 (12.68%) Ubuntu
5 17 (11.97%) Solaris
6 16 (11.27%) SUSE
7 14 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.04%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (7.04%) Windows XP
8 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (7.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (4.23%) Android
9 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.52%) AIX
11 4 (2.82%) CentOS
12 3 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.15%) Web Development
2 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (9.15%) DevOps
3 12 (8.45%) Content Management
4 10 (7.04%) Business Analysis
4 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.34%) OOP
6 8 (5.63%) Information Security
7 7 (4.93%) ITIL
7 7 (4.93%) ETL
7 7 (4.93%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.23%) OO
9 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.52%) SOA
9 5 (3.52%) MVC
9 5 (3.52%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.21%) Bash Shell
2 49 (34.51%) Java
3 44 (30.99%) SQL
4 43 (30.28%) Python
5 39 (27.46%) PHP
6 36 (25.35%) Perl
7 23 (16.20%) PL/SQL
8 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
9 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
10 16 (11.27%) C++
11 11 (7.75%) C
12 10 (7.04%) VBScript
12 10 (7.04%) VB
12 10 (7.04%) Uniface
13 7 (4.93%) ANSI SQL
14 6 (4.23%) Shell Script
14 6 (4.23%) T-SQL
15 5 (3.52%) Ruby
16 4 (2.82%) Tcl
16 4 (2.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (7.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) RHCE
3 2 (1.41%) OCP
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.41%) GIAC
4 1 (0.70%) LPIC
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) SLA
2 6 (4.23%) QA
3 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) qmail
3 6 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.82%) Xen
4 4 (2.82%) KVM
5 3 (2.11%) XenServer
5 3 (2.11%) vSphere
5 3 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.11%) pfSense
5 3 (2.11%) VMware Server
5 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.70%) NFS
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.70%) SRDF
6 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.04%) Nagios
3 8 (5.63%) Pingdom
4 5 (3.52%) Puppet
5 3 (2.11%) Nessus
6 2 (1.41%) Cacti
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.41%) Opsview
6 2 (1.41%) Control-M
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) Oracle
2 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.15%) VMware
4 10 (7.04%) Northgate
4 10 (7.04%) Cisco
5 9 (6.34%) Zend
6 8 (5.63%) New Relic
7 5 (3.52%) NetApp
8 4 (2.82%) Intel
8 4 (2.82%) Citrix
8 4 (2.82%) IBM
9 3 (2.11%) Endeca
9 3 (2.11%) F5
10 2 (1.41%) Splunk
10 2 (1.41%) EMC
11 1 (0.70%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.70%) Sybase
11 1 (0.70%) Sun
11 1 (0.70%) HP
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