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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 23 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 38 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.41% 11.63% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.78% 63.73% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 67
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,250 £46,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
83 102 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.36% 18.25% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 180
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,700 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 43 (51.81%) Windows
2 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 40 (48.19%) SQL
4 39 (46.99%) Java
5 36 (43.37%) Unix
6 34 (40.96%) Python
6 34 (40.96%) VMware
6 34 (40.96%) DevOps
7 32 (38.55%) HTML
8 28 (33.73%) .NET
9 27 (32.53%) Oracle
10 26 (31.33%) Ant
10 26 (31.33%) CSS
11 25 (30.12%) JBoss
11 25 (30.12%) Maven
12 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
12 24 (28.92%) Perl
13 23 (27.71%) WebLogic
13 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
13 23 (27.71%) WebSphere
14 22 (26.51%) Bash Shell
15 21 (25.30%) .NET Framework
15 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (24.10%) BeanShell
16 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
17 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
17 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
18 16 (19.28%) Shell Script
18 16 (19.28%) MySQL
18 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure

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 25 (30.12%) JBoss
2 23 (27.71%) WebLogic
2 23 (27.71%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (12.05%) Apache
5 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.43%) IIS
7 5 (6.02%) nginx
8 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
9 3 (3.61%) Apache Solr
9 3 (3.61%) CloudStack
9 3 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
11 1 (1.20%) Confluence
11 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Firewall
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) Junos
4 2 (2.41%) LAN
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) VoIP
4 2 (2.41%) VPN
4 2 (2.41%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.20%) BGP
5 1 (1.20%) Intranet
5 1 (1.20%) IPsec
5 1 (1.20%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.20%) OSPF
5 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.20%) QlikView
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (31.33%) Ant
2 25 (30.12%) Maven
3 16 (19.28%) Subversion
4 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
5 11 (13.25%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.02%) Gradle
7 5 (6.02%) JUnit
7 5 (6.02%) Mercurial
7 5 (6.02%) Mockito
8 4 (4.82%) Burp Suite
8 4 (4.82%) Metasploit
9 3 (3.61%) JMeter
9 3 (3.61%) Xdebug
10 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.20%) JIRA
11 1 (1.20%) Selenium
11 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 10 (12.05%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Build and Configuration Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Build Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Configuration Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Junior
6 6 (7.23%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Tester
9 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.61%) Author
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) HTML
2 28 (33.73%) .NET
3 26 (31.33%) CSS
4 21 (25.30%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.46%) XML
6 10 (12.05%) RESTful
7 7 (8.43%) J2EE
7 7 (8.43%) Laravel
7 7 (8.43%) Spring
8 6 (7.23%) Symfony
9 5 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (6.02%) Apache Camel
9 5 (6.02%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (4.82%) LAMP
10 4 (4.82%) Web Services
11 3 (3.61%) jQuery
11 3 (3.61%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Fintech
3 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) iSeries
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) CESG
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Windows
2 36 (43.37%) Unix
3 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
4 11 (13.25%) Solaris
5 8 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.02%) CentOS
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.82%) Kali Linux
9 3 (3.61%) Debian
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) DevOps
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.87%) Scrum
4 13 (15.66%) OO
5 9 (10.84%) MVC
6 8 (9.64%) Web Development
7 7 (8.43%) Open Source
7 7 (8.43%) SOA
7 7 (8.43%) TDD
8 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.23%) Information Security
9 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.02%) OOD
9 5 (6.02%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.82%) ITIL
10 4 (4.82%) Kanban
10 4 (4.82%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
2 40 (48.19%) SQL
3 39 (46.99%) Java
4 34 (40.96%) Python
5 24 (28.92%) Perl
5 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
6 22 (26.51%) Bash Shell
7 20 (24.10%) BeanShell
7 20 (24.10%) PL/SQL
8 16 (19.28%) Shell Script
9 14 (16.87%) PHP
10 13 (15.66%) C
10 13 (15.66%) Ruby
11 11 (13.25%) COBOL
12 10 (12.05%) C#
13 1 (1.20%) C++
13 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) CEH
2 4 (4.82%) OSCP
3 3 (3.61%) CCNA
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCP
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) CISM
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 3 (3.61%) Docker
5 3 (3.61%) Xen
5 3 (3.61%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) KVM
6 1 (1.20%) LXC
6 1 (1.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Puppet
2 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.82%) Ansible
3 4 (4.82%) Nessus
4 3 (3.61%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.61%) Terraform
4 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.41%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) Nagios
6 1 (1.20%) Opsview
6 1 (1.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) VMware
2 27 (32.53%) Oracle
3 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco
5 3 (3.61%) Citrix
5 3 (3.61%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (2.41%) Avaya
6 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Apple
7 1 (1.20%) Brocade
7 1 (1.20%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.20%) Genesys
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Juniper
7 1 (1.20%) Lotus
7 1 (1.20%) NetApp
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec
7 1 (1.20%) Tableau
7 1 (1.20%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £3.50 to £6.95 per hour NMW for apprentice age range
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £54000 - £57000 per annum + car all, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Magezine Publishing Ltd
Salary: Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London / Sheffield
Home Office
Salary: £42,709 (London) £39,261 (National) - £48,984 (London) £45,149 (National)
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 days ago