The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 85 86 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.53% 11.36% 9.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.76% 43.65% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 78 83 65
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
330 197 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.10% 26.02% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 277 173 198
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,733 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £36,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the South Yorkshire region.

Linux Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Linux
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -18 51 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Doncaster +3 12 £40,000 +37.93%
Barnsley -11 1 - - 1
Rotherham - 1 £67,500 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 75 (43.60%) SQL
2 74 (43.02%) MySQL
3 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 53 (30.81%) Windows
5 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
6 46 (26.74%) Java
6 46 (26.74%) UNIX
7 44 (25.58%) PHP
7 44 (25.58%) HTML
8 40 (23.26%) Subversion
9 39 (22.67%) jQuery
10 33 (19.19%) CSS
10 33 (19.19%) Apache
11 29 (16.86%) OO
11 29 (16.86%) Oracle
12 28 (16.28%) .NET
13 25 (14.53%) Perl
14 24 (13.95%) Solaris
15 23 (13.37%) Red Hat
15 23 (13.37%) Git (software)
16 21 (12.21%) Tomcat
17 19 (11.05%) JBoss
17 19 (11.05%) Firewall
18 18 (10.47%) Degree
18 18 (10.47%) HPUX
19 17 (9.88%) Nagios
19 17 (9.88%) Cisco
19 17 (9.88%) Web Development
19 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (9.88%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 33 (19.19%) Apache
2 21 (12.21%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.14%) IIS
4 12 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.23%) CMS
5 9 (5.23%) WordPress
6 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.07%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.33%) Jetty
7 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.33%) SugarCRM
7 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.74%) Node.js
9 2 (1.16%) Confluence
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.23%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.49%) MS Project
4 3 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.74%) ElastiCache
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.05%) Firewall
2 11 (6.40%) HTTP
2 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.40%) VPN
2 11 (6.40%) SAN
3 10 (5.81%) Internet
4 9 (5.23%) LDAP
4 9 (5.23%) VLAN
4 9 (5.23%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (4.07%) DNS
6 5 (2.91%) WAN
7 4 (2.33%) DHCP
7 4 (2.33%) LAN
8 3 (1.74%) VoIP
9 1 (0.58%) IPv6
9 1 (0.58%) MPLS
9 1 (0.58%) OSPF
9 1 (0.58%) BGP
9 1 (0.58%) SNMP
9 1 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (43.02%) MySQL
2 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.72%) Oracle Database
4 14 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.81%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.91%) Redis
10 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (23.26%) Subversion
2 23 (13.37%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.40%) JIRA
4 9 (5.23%) TeamCity
4 9 (5.23%) Hudson
5 6 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.49%) JUnit
5 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.91%) Maven
6 5 (2.91%) Selenium
6 5 (2.91%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.33%) Mocha
7 4 (2.33%) Phing
7 4 (2.33%) Xdebug
7 4 (2.33%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.33%) Ant
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.16%) RSpec
8 2 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 10 (5.81%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Military
3 4 (2.33%) Electronics
4 3 (1.74%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (45.93%) Developer
2 36 (20.93%) PHP Developer
3 33 (19.19%) Administrator
4 21 (12.21%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 19 (11.05%) PHP Web Developer
7 16 (9.30%) Java Developer
8 15 (8.72%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (7.56%) DBA
9 13 (7.56%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.81%) SQL DBA
10 10 (5.81%) Analyst
10 10 (5.81%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Architect
11 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.07%) UNIX Administrator
12 6 (3.49%) Applications Architect
12 6 (3.49%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.58%) HTML
2 39 (22.67%) jQuery
3 33 (19.19%) CSS
4 28 (16.28%) .NET
5 15 (8.72%) Web Services
5 15 (8.72%) XML
6 14 (8.14%) LAMP
7 10 (5.81%) Middleware
8 8 (4.65%) Spring
9 7 (4.07%) J2EE
9 7 (4.07%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (2.91%) VXML
10 5 (2.91%) SOAP
10 5 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (2.91%) Symfony
10 5 (2.91%) REST
11 4 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.33%) Apache Camel
11 4 (2.33%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.07%) Thin Client
2 7 (4.07%) Fat Client
3 6 (3.49%) Chip and PIN
4 5 (2.91%) IVR
5 4 (2.33%) Telematics
5 4 (2.33%) DTV
5 4 (2.33%) NHS
6 3 (1.74%) W3C
6 3 (1.74%) Social Media
7 2 (1.16%) Open Source
7 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
8 1 (0.58%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.58%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.81%) Windows
2 46 (26.74%) UNIX
3 24 (13.95%) Solaris
4 18 (10.47%) HPUX
5 16 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.72%) Debian
6 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.65%) Ubuntu
8 8 (4.65%) AIX
9 6 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (3.49%) CentOS
10 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.74%) Android
11 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.86%) OO
2 17 (9.88%) Web Development
2 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.72%) Web Design
3 15 (8.72%) MVC
3 15 (8.72%) Migration
3 15 (8.72%) OO PHP
4 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (6.40%) Project Management
5 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
5 11 (6.40%) TDD
6 10 (5.81%) Scrum
6 10 (5.81%) SEO
6 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
7 6 (3.49%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (3.49%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.49%) Data Management
7 6 (3.49%) ITIL
7 6 (3.49%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.60%) SQL
2 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 46 (26.74%) Java
4 44 (25.58%) PHP
5 25 (14.53%) Perl
6 17 (9.88%) Bash Shell
7 16 (9.30%) Python
8 11 (6.40%) C++
9 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.23%) C
11 7 (4.07%) Ruby
12 6 (3.49%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.74%) VB
14 2 (1.16%) VBScript
14 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.58%) VBA
15 1 (0.58%) C#
15 1 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (10.47%) Degree
2 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.49%) HND
4 3 (1.74%) CCNP
4 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (1.16%) CCDP
5 2 (1.16%) CCSP
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CCIE
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.81%) Xen
5 9 (5.23%) qmail
6 6 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.58%) Postfix
7 1 (0.58%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 17 (9.88%) Nagios
2 13 (7.56%) Data Guard
3 10 (5.81%) SCCM
3 10 (5.81%) Cacti
3 10 (5.81%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.65%) Opsview
5 7 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.49%) Pingdom
7 5 (2.91%) Foglight
8 4 (2.33%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.16%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (16.86%) Oracle
2 23 (13.37%) Red Hat
3 19 (11.05%) JBoss
4 17 (9.88%) Cisco
5 15 (8.72%) VMware
6 14 (8.14%) Microsoft
7 10 (5.81%) CommVault
8 8 (4.65%) NetApp
9 6 (3.49%) New Relic
10 4 (2.33%) Twitter
10 4 (2.33%) Zend
10 4 (2.33%) Dell
11 3 (1.74%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.74%) EMC
12 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.16%) Juniper
13 1 (0.58%) Sage
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