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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 98 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.26% 14.20% 7.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.83% 57.31% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 93 49
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
120 171 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.39% 24.78% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 106 157 212
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (40.87%) HTML
3 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
4 39 (33.91%) CSS
5 37 (32.17%) PHP
6 34 (29.57%) MVC
6 34 (29.57%) Windows
7 31 (26.96%) MySQL
7 31 (26.96%) VMware
8 30 (26.09%) Web Development
9 29 (25.22%) Scrum
9 29 (25.22%) TDD
9 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
10 28 (24.35%) Computer Science
11 26 (22.61%) Unit Testing
11 26 (22.61%) Laravel
12 23 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (19.13%) Symfony
13 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
14 21 (18.26%) Oracle
15 20 (17.39%) OOP
15 20 (17.39%) Red Hat
15 20 (17.39%) Kanban
15 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (17.39%) Puppet
16 19 (16.52%) Bash Shell
16 19 (16.52%) Finance
16 19 (16.52%) Firewall
16 19 (16.52%) SQL
16 19 (16.52%) Python

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 15 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (12.17%) Apache Solr
3 13 (11.30%) Apache
4 10 (8.70%) JBoss
4 10 (8.70%) nginx
4 10 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.09%) CloudStack
6 5 (4.35%) IIS
7 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.61%) WordPress
9 2 (1.74%) Drupal
9 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.87%) Confluence
10 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.87%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.87%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.52%) Firewall
2 13 (11.30%) SAN
3 11 (9.57%) DNS
4 10 (8.70%) VoIP
5 9 (7.83%) Junos
6 7 (6.09%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (6.09%) DHCP
6 7 (6.09%) IPsec
6 7 (6.09%) OpenVPN
7 6 (5.22%) Internet
8 5 (4.35%) Intranet
8 5 (4.35%) LTE
8 5 (4.35%) MPLS
8 5 (4.35%) VPN
9 4 (3.48%) BGP
9 4 (3.48%) OSPF
10 3 (2.61%) HTTP
10 3 (2.61%) IPv6
10 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.96%) MySQL
2 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.35%) Informix
5 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.74%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.87%) Big Data
9 1 (0.87%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.87%) QlikView
9 1 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.91%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.04%) Subversion
4 9 (7.83%) JIRA
5 5 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.74%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.74%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.87%) GoCD
7 1 (0.87%) Grunt
7 1 (0.87%) gulp
7 1 (0.87%) JMeter
7 1 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.87%) Xdebug
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Advertising
2 3 (2.61%) Local Government
3 2 (1.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 19 (16.52%) PHP Developer
5 12 (10.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Technical Leader
7 10 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) DBA
11 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.87%) HTML
2 39 (33.91%) CSS
3 26 (22.61%) Laravel
4 22 (19.13%) Symfony
5 11 (9.57%) jQuery
6 10 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.83%) Hibernate
7 9 (7.83%) iBATIS
7 9 (7.83%) J2EE
7 9 (7.83%) Spring
7 9 (7.83%) Spring MVC
8 7 (6.09%) LAMP
9 6 (5.22%) HTML5
9 6 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (4.35%) Lucene
10 5 (4.35%) RESTful
10 5 (4.35%) YUI
11 4 (3.48%) .NET
11 4 (3.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.35%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.17%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (5.22%) iPad
3 6 (5.22%) NHS
3 6 (5.22%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) User Experience
6 2 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.87%) CESG
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.87%) iSeries
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.57%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (13.91%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.17%) Unix
5 12 (10.43%) Mac OS X
6 11 (9.57%) Debian
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.35%) Solaris
9 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.61%) AIX
10 3 (2.61%) HPUX
10 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.74%) Android
12 1 (0.87%) CentOS
12 1 (0.87%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) MVC
3 30 (26.09%) Web Development
4 29 (25.22%) Scrum
4 29 (25.22%) TDD
5 26 (22.61%) Unit Testing
6 20 (17.39%) Kanban
6 20 (17.39%) OOP
7 17 (14.78%) Configuration Management
7 17 (14.78%) OO
8 16 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
10 13 (11.30%) Open Source
11 10 (8.70%) Project Management
12 9 (7.83%) Pair Programming
12 9 (7.83%) SOA
13 7 (6.09%) High Availability
13 7 (6.09%) Network Architecture
14 5 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
2 37 (32.17%) PHP
3 19 (16.52%) Bash Shell
3 19 (16.52%) Python
3 19 (16.52%) SQL
4 18 (15.65%) Perl
5 16 (13.91%) Java
6 13 (11.30%) Ruby
7 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.74%) C#
8 2 (1.74%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.87%) Go
9 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.61%) CCNP
2 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.61%) CISSP
3 2 (1.74%) CCIE
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) CCDE
4 1 (0.87%) CCNA
4 1 (0.87%) CCSP
4 1 (0.87%) SANS
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.96%) Docker
2 8 (6.96%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.09%) KVM
3 7 (6.09%) LXC
3 7 (6.09%) vSphere
4 2 (1.74%) vCloud
5 1 (0.87%) BIND 9
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.87%) qmail
5 1 (0.87%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.87%) Varnish
5 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (17.39%) Puppet
2 17 (14.78%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (13.04%) Nagios
4 13 (11.30%) Opsview
5 12 (10.43%) Salt
6 8 (6.96%) Ansible
7 5 (4.35%) Cacti
7 5 (4.35%) FortiGate
7 5 (4.35%) Grafana
7 5 (4.35%) Graphite
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.87%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.87%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (26.96%) VMware
2 21 (18.26%) Oracle
3 20 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (14.78%) Zend
6 12 (10.43%) Apple
7 10 (8.70%) HP
8 8 (6.96%) Cisco
9 7 (6.09%) Brocade
10 6 (5.22%) Dell
10 6 (5.22%) F5
11 5 (4.35%) Juniper
12 4 (3.48%) Citrix
13 2 (1.74%) NetApp
13 2 (1.74%) New Relic
13 2 (1.74%) Symantec
13 2 (1.74%) Tableau
14 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.87%) Cloudera
14 1 (0.87%) SaltStack
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