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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 50 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.90% 9.59% 8.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 48.21% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 39
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 112 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.76% 19.89% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 200 106 111
Average salary £33,350 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 67 (54.92%) MySQL
2 52 (42.62%) SQL Server
3 46 (37.70%) SQL
4 43 (35.25%) JavaScript
5 42 (34.43%) PHP
5 42 (34.43%) UNIX
6 40 (32.79%) Apache
7 34 (27.87%) Subversion
8 32 (26.23%) jQuery
8 32 (26.23%) HTML
9 31 (25.41%) Java
10 30 (24.59%) .NET
11 26 (21.31%) Windows
12 25 (20.49%) Solaris
12 25 (20.49%) CSS
13 24 (19.67%) Perl
14 20 (16.39%) Web Development
14 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
14 20 (16.39%) HPUX
15 18 (14.75%) Nagios
15 18 (14.75%) Bash Shell
16 17 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (13.93%) Web Design
17 16 (13.11%) MVC
17 16 (13.11%) Debian
17 16 (13.11%) Tomcat
17 16 (13.11%) Oracle
18 15 (12.30%) IIS
19 14 (11.48%) LAMP
19 14 (11.48%) Oracle RMAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (32.79%) Apache
2 16 (13.11%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.30%) IIS
4 9 (7.38%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.10%) SugarCRM
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.46%) Node.js
8 2 (1.64%) WordPress
8 2 (1.64%) CMS
8 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.82%) nginx
9 1 (0.82%) Gunicorn
9 1 (0.82%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.82%) Drupal
9 1 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.28%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.46%) ElastiCache
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.82%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) HTTP
1 12 (9.84%) VPN
1 12 (9.84%) SAN
1 12 (9.84%) Internet
2 11 (9.02%) Firewall
2 11 (9.02%) VLAN
2 11 (9.02%) OpenLDAP
2 11 (9.02%) LDAP
2 11 (9.02%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.56%) DNS
4 5 (4.10%) DHCP
5 4 (3.28%) WAN
5 4 (3.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.82%) VoIP
6 1 (0.82%) IPv6
6 1 (0.82%) SNMP
6 1 (0.82%) Junos
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.82%) MPLS
6 1 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (54.92%) MySQL
2 52 (42.62%) SQL Server
3 17 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (11.48%) Oracle Database
5 13 (10.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (9.84%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.28%) Redis
8 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.82%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (27.87%) Subversion
2 20 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.38%) TeamCity
3 9 (7.38%) Hudson
4 8 (6.56%) JIRA
5 5 (4.10%) PHPUnit
5 5 (4.10%) Mocha
5 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.10%) Phing
5 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.10%) Xdebug
6 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.64%) Toad
6 2 (1.64%) RSpec
7 1 (0.82%) Maven
7 1 (0.82%) GDB
General
1 5 (4.10%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (0.82%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Legal
3 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Developer
2 33 (27.05%) PHP Developer
3 29 (23.77%) Administrator
4 22 (18.03%) Web Developer
5 21 (17.21%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (11.48%) DBA
8 13 (10.66%) Java Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Oracle DBA
9 11 (9.02%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (9.02%) SQL DBA
10 9 (7.38%) UNIX Administrator
10 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (5.74%) Team Leader
13 6 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (4.10%) Front-End Developer
15 4 (3.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 4 (3.28%) Help Desk Team Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) HTML
1 32 (26.23%) jQuery
2 30 (24.59%) .NET
3 25 (20.49%) CSS
4 14 (11.48%) LAMP
5 11 (9.02%) Web Services
6 7 (5.74%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (4.92%) Symfony
7 6 (4.92%) XML
8 5 (4.10%) Zend Framework
8 5 (4.10%) XHTML
8 5 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.28%) Spring
9 4 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.28%) XML-RPC
9 4 (3.28%) XSL
9 4 (3.28%) XSLT
9 4 (3.28%) SOAP
9 4 (3.28%) J2EE
10 3 (2.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.10%) NHS
2 5 (4.10%) DTV
3 4 (3.28%) W3C
4 3 (2.46%) Social Media
5 2 (1.64%) Telematics
6 1 (0.82%) Open Source
6 1 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.82%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) Replication
6 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.43%) UNIX
2 26 (21.31%) Windows
3 25 (20.49%) Solaris
4 20 (16.39%) HPUX
5 16 (13.11%) Debian
6 9 (7.38%) Ubuntu
6 9 (7.38%) Mac OS X
7 8 (6.56%) AIX
8 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.39%) Web Development
2 17 (13.93%) Web Design
3 16 (13.11%) MVC
4 14 (11.48%) TDD
4 14 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.66%) OO
6 11 (9.02%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.38%) ITIL
8 8 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.56%) OO PHP
9 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.92%) Project Management
11 4 (3.28%) Scrum
11 4 (3.28%) SEO
11 4 (3.28%) Migration
12 3 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (1.64%) Automated Testing
13 2 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (1.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.70%) SQL
2 43 (35.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.43%) PHP
4 31 (25.41%) Java
5 24 (19.67%) Perl
6 18 (14.75%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.02%) Python
8 10 (8.20%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.74%) Ruby
10 2 (1.64%) PHP5
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.64%) C++
11 1 (0.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
3 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.64%) CCNP
4 2 (1.64%) ISEB
4 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) CCIE
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (11.48%) Oracle RMAN
1 14 (11.48%) Xen
1 14 (11.48%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.38%) qmail
4 6 (4.92%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Nagios
2 14 (11.48%) Data Guard
3 12 (9.84%) NetBackup
4 11 (9.02%) Cacti
5 9 (7.38%) Opsview
6 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.74%) Pingdom
8 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.10%) WSUS
9 4 (3.28%) SCCM
10 2 (1.64%) Foglight
10 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.64%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Oracle
2 12 (9.84%) JBoss
2 12 (9.84%) CommVault
3 11 (9.02%) Cisco
3 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.20%) VMware
5 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.74%) New Relic
7 6 (4.92%) Zend
8 5 (4.10%) Twitter
9 4 (3.28%) Dell
10 3 (2.46%) HP
10 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.46%) Juniper
11 2 (1.64%) EMC
11 2 (1.64%) NetApp
12 1 (0.82%) Symantec
12 1 (0.82%) Apple
12 1 (0.82%) NETGEAR
12 1 (0.82%) Veeam
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago