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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 119 84 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.78% 9.33% 9.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.85% 28.77% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 72 67
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
234 292 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.13% 32.44% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 199 259 174
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,000 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +9 89 £39,000 +30.00% 12
Doncaster -1 23 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Rotherham +9 3 £37,500 -44.44%
Barnsley +5 3 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 94 (47.47%) Windows
2 68 (34.34%) SQL
3 63 (31.82%) MySQL
4 54 (27.27%) Java
5 52 (26.26%) UNIX
6 51 (25.76%) Oracle
7 47 (23.74%) PHP
8 44 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 42 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (20.71%) Bash Shell
11 38 (19.19%) Red Hat
12 35 (17.68%) JavaScript
13 34 (17.17%) .NET
13 34 (17.17%) VMware
14 32 (16.16%) PL/SQL
14 32 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (15.66%) C++
15 31 (15.66%) Apache
15 31 (15.66%) Python
16 30 (15.15%) Finance
17 29 (14.65%) HTML
18 27 (13.64%) Degree
19 26 (13.13%) C
19 26 (13.13%) NetApp
19 26 (13.13%) Firewall
20 25 (12.63%) CSS
21 24 (12.12%) Perl
21 24 (12.12%) SLA
22 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
23 21 (10.61%) MS Excel

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 31 (15.66%) Apache
2 20 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 17 (8.59%) JBoss
4 16 (8.08%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.55%) CMS
5 9 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.04%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.54%) IIS
8 6 (3.03%) Drupal
8 6 (3.03%) Jetty
8 6 (3.03%) Confluence
9 4 (2.02%) nginx
9 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.01%) WordPress
12 1 (0.51%) Node.js
12 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.51%) CloudStack
Applications
1 21 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.05%) MS Office
3 4 (2.02%) MS Project
3 4 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Primavera
1 1 (0.51%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.51%) RMDS
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) SaaS
1 7 (3.54%) PaaS
1 7 (3.54%) IaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.13%) Firewall
2 17 (8.59%) SAN
3 13 (6.57%) Skype
4 10 (5.05%) VLAN
5 9 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 7 (3.54%) HTTP
6 7 (3.54%) LAN
6 7 (3.54%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.54%) VPN
7 5 (2.53%) IPv4
7 5 (2.53%) NAS
8 4 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.02%) Wireless
8 4 (2.02%) Bluetooth
9 3 (1.52%) Internet
9 3 (1.52%) Modbus
9 3 (1.52%) Profibus
10 2 (1.01%) Network Security
10 2 (1.01%) LDAP
10 2 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (31.82%) MySQL
2 44 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.60%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.05%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.02%) OLTP
8 4 (2.02%) OLAP
9 3 (1.52%) Informix
9 3 (1.52%) DB2
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.01%) HBase
11 1 (0.51%) Big Data
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.59%) Maven
3 12 (6.06%) Subversion
4 10 (5.05%) JUnit
4 10 (5.05%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.55%) JIRA
6 8 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.54%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (3.54%) Gradle
8 6 (3.03%) Ant
8 6 (3.03%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.53%) HP UFT
9 5 (2.53%) Selenium
10 4 (2.02%) Toad
11 2 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.01%) Metasploit
11 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.01%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.01%) Mockito
11 2 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 30 (15.15%) Finance
2 16 (8.08%) Banking
3 10 (5.05%) Automotive
4 6 (3.03%) Games
4 6 (3.03%) Marketing
5 5 (2.53%) Advertising
6 4 (2.02%) Legal
6 4 (2.02%) Retail
6 4 (2.02%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.52%) Electronics
8 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Developer
2 36 (18.18%) Analyst
3 22 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Administrator
5 20 (10.10%) Support Analyst
6 19 (9.60%) Analyst Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (8.08%) Architect
9 13 (6.57%) Oracle Developer
9 13 (6.57%) PL/SQL Developer
9 13 (6.57%) Oracle Analyst
9 13 (6.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
10 12 (6.06%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) PHP Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Web Developer
12 10 (5.05%) PHP Web Developer
13 9 (4.55%) Server Specialist
13 9 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.17%) .NET
2 29 (14.65%) HTML
3 25 (12.63%) CSS
4 18 (9.09%) XML
5 13 (6.57%) Web Services
6 11 (5.56%) HTML5
7 9 (4.55%) Qt
8 8 (4.04%) REST
8 8 (4.04%) Spring
8 8 (4.04%) J2EE
9 6 (3.03%) JDBC
9 6 (3.03%) JMS
9 6 (3.03%) XML Schema
9 6 (3.03%) JAXB
9 6 (3.03%) JSON
9 6 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (3.03%) jQuery
9 6 (3.03%) Apache CXF
9 6 (3.03%) Sass
10 5 (2.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.55%) Clustering
5 6 (3.03%) E-Learning
5 6 (3.03%) LPAR
6 5 (2.53%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.02%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.02%) Telematics
7 4 (2.02%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.51%) Online Games
10 1 (0.51%) DataPower
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.47%) Windows
2 52 (26.26%) UNIX
3 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (10.10%) Debian
4 20 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (10.10%) Solaris
5 14 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (6.57%) Ubuntu
7 11 (5.56%) SUSE
7 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (5.05%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.55%) AIX
10 7 (3.54%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.54%) Windows 7
11 6 (3.03%) Apple iOS
11 6 (3.03%) HPUX
11 6 (3.03%) Android
12 5 (2.53%) Windows CE
13 3 (1.52%) CentOS
14 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 16 (8.08%) MVC
4 15 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (7.07%) OO
5 14 (7.07%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.57%) Web Development
6 13 (6.57%) DevOps
7 12 (6.06%) ITIL
8 11 (5.56%) UML
8 11 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 10 (5.05%) Content Management
9 10 (5.05%) Scrum
9 10 (5.05%) OOP
10 9 (4.55%) TDD
10 9 (4.55%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.04%) Migration
11 8 (4.04%) Project Management
12 7 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.34%) SQL
2 54 (27.27%) Java
3 47 (23.74%) PHP
4 41 (20.71%) Bash Shell
5 35 (17.68%) JavaScript
6 32 (16.16%) PL/SQL
7 31 (15.66%) C++
7 31 (15.66%) Python
8 26 (13.13%) C
9 24 (12.12%) Perl
10 14 (7.07%) PowerShell
11 12 (6.06%) VBScript
11 12 (6.06%) VB
12 11 (5.56%) Embedded C
12 11 (5.56%) C#
13 7 (3.54%) Embedded C++
13 7 (3.54%) ANSI SQL
13 7 (3.54%) Uniface
14 5 (2.53%) PHP5
15 4 (2.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (13.64%) Degree
2 16 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.02%) HND
5 3 (1.52%) ISEB
5 3 (1.52%) RHCE
5 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.01%) GIAC
6 2 (1.01%) OCP
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.51%) CCNP
7 1 (0.51%) CISSP
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.51%) LPIC
7 1 (0.51%) MCITP
7 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.12%) SLA
2 7 (3.54%) QA
2 7 (3.54%) JTAG
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (4.04%) Firmware
6 7 (3.54%) XenApp
7 6 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.52%) qmail
10 2 (1.01%) Xen
10 2 (1.01%) KVM
11 1 (0.51%) HDFS
11 1 (0.51%) pfSense
11 1 (0.51%) XenServer
11 1 (0.51%) SRDF
11 1 (0.51%) vSphere
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) SCCM
1 6 (3.03%) Opsview
2 4 (2.02%) Nagios
2 4 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.52%) Nessus
4 2 (1.01%) Control-M
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.01%) Cacti
4 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.01%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 51 (25.76%) Oracle
2 38 (19.19%) Red Hat
3 34 (17.17%) VMware
4 26 (13.13%) NetApp
5 20 (10.10%) Microsoft
6 19 (9.60%) Cisco
7 9 (4.55%) Citrix
7 9 (4.55%) Zend
8 8 (4.04%) IBM
9 7 (3.54%) Northgate
9 7 (3.54%) Freescale
10 5 (2.53%) Websense
10 5 (2.53%) Blue Coat
10 5 (2.53%) IronPort
10 5 (2.53%) Juniper
10 5 (2.53%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.02%) Symantec
11 4 (2.02%) Kaspersky
11 4 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.02%) Dell Compellent
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £28,000 + shift allowance (circa £3K) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £45,000 + 10% bonus + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago