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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 124 87 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.98% 9.32% 10.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.11% 27.62% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 80 69
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
225 315 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.37% 33.76% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 202 275 169
Average salary £39,000 £33,350 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.94% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 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 31 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 99 £39,500 +18.44% 14
Doncaster +1 16 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Barnsley - 4 £31,750 -
Rotherham +6 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 107 (52.45%) Windows
2 74 (36.27%) SQL
3 65 (31.86%) Java
4 62 (30.39%) MySQL
5 58 (28.43%) Oracle
6 57 (27.94%) UNIX
7 53 (25.98%) Bash Shell
8 52 (25.49%) SQL Server
9 47 (23.04%) Python
10 43 (21.08%) .NET
10 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (19.61%) PHP
12 38 (18.63%) Perl
12 38 (18.63%) Red Hat
13 37 (18.14%) VMware
14 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 36 (17.65%) PL/SQL
15 35 (17.16%) Finance
16 34 (16.67%) Debian
16 34 (16.67%) HTML
17 32 (15.69%) C++
17 32 (15.69%) Firewall
17 32 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (14.22%) CSS
19 28 (13.73%) Degree
20 27 (13.24%) C
20 27 (13.24%) Apache
21 26 (12.75%) NetApp
22 25 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
23 24 (11.76%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 27 (13.24%) Apache
2 22 (10.78%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.31%) JBoss
4 13 (6.37%) MS Exchange
5 10 (4.90%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.41%) CMS
6 9 (4.41%) IIS
6 9 (4.41%) nginx
7 8 (3.92%) Drupal
8 7 (3.43%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.94%) Jetty
9 6 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.94%) Confluence
10 4 (1.96%) WordPress
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.96%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.47%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.47%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (1.47%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 23 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.96%) MS Project
3 4 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Primavera
2 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
1 1 (0.49%) PaaS
1 1 (0.49%) IaaS
1 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.69%) Firewall
2 13 (6.37%) Skype
2 13 (6.37%) HTTP
2 13 (6.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.90%) SAN
4 8 (3.92%) VPN
4 8 (3.92%) VLAN
5 7 (3.43%) LAN
6 6 (2.94%) LDAP
6 6 (2.94%) Ethernet
6 6 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
7 5 (2.45%) IPv4
8 4 (1.96%) Bluetooth
8 4 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.96%) Wireless
9 3 (1.47%) NAS
9 3 (1.47%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.39%) MySQL
2 52 (25.49%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.39%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.94%) OLAP
8 6 (2.94%) Informix
8 6 (2.94%) OLTP
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.47%) DB2
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.98%) HBase
12 1 (0.49%) Big Data
12 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.84%) Maven
3 15 (7.35%) Subversion
4 13 (6.37%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.90%) TeamCity
5 10 (4.90%) PowerBuilder
6 9 (4.41%) JIRA
6 9 (4.41%) JUnit
7 7 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.43%) Gradle
8 6 (2.94%) Hudson
8 6 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.94%) Ant
9 4 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.47%) Toad
10 3 (1.47%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.47%) Selenium
11 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.98%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.98%) PHPUnit
General
1 35 (17.16%) Finance
2 11 (5.39%) Banking
3 8 (3.92%) Games
4 7 (3.43%) Automotive
4 7 (3.43%) Marketing
5 5 (2.45%) Advertising
6 4 (1.96%) Electronics
6 4 (1.96%) Retail
6 4 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.47%) Legal
8 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 62 (30.39%) Developer
2 39 (19.12%) Analyst
3 23 (11.27%) Administrator
4 22 (10.78%) Analyst Developer
4 22 (10.78%) SQL Developer
5 20 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 20 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (8.82%) Architect
7 13 (6.37%) PL/SQL Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Oracle Analyst
7 13 (6.37%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 11 (5.39%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.90%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.41%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.41%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (4.41%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.08%) .NET
2 34 (16.67%) HTML
3 29 (14.22%) CSS
4 19 (9.31%) XML
5 13 (6.37%) HTML5
6 12 (5.88%) Web Services
7 8 (3.92%) Spring
7 8 (3.92%) JSON
7 8 (3.92%) J2EE
8 7 (3.43%) jQuery
9 6 (2.94%) Apache CXF
9 6 (2.94%) Qt
9 6 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (2.94%) JDBC
9 6 (2.94%) JMS
9 6 (2.94%) XML Schema
9 6 (2.94%) JAXB
9 6 (2.94%) REST
10 5 (2.45%) Sass
10 5 (2.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.39%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.92%) Clustering
5 5 (2.45%) FlexPod
5 5 (2.45%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.96%) Telematics
6 4 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.96%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.47%) DataPower
7 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.98%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.98%) DTV
8 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) Online Games
9 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 107 (52.45%) Windows
2 57 (27.94%) UNIX
3 34 (16.67%) Debian
4 25 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (9.31%) Solaris
6 18 (8.82%) Ubuntu
6 18 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (7.84%) SUSE
8 15 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (6.37%) Windows 8
11 10 (4.90%) Windows 7
11 10 (4.90%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.43%) Android
13 6 (2.94%) AIX
13 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
14 5 (2.45%) Windows CE
15 4 (1.96%) CentOS
16 3 (1.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (7.84%) DevOps
3 15 (7.35%) Software Engineering
3 15 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (6.86%) OO
5 13 (6.37%) Web Development
6 12 (5.88%) ITIL
6 12 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.88%) Content Management
6 12 (5.88%) MVC
7 11 (5.39%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.39%) UML
8 10 (4.90%) Migration
8 10 (4.90%) Scrum
8 10 (4.90%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.41%) Automated Testing
9 9 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.41%) OOP
10 8 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (36.27%) SQL
2 65 (31.86%) Java
3 53 (25.98%) Bash Shell
4 47 (23.04%) Python
5 40 (19.61%) PHP
6 38 (18.63%) Perl
7 36 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 36 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 32 (15.69%) C++
9 27 (13.24%) C
10 22 (10.78%) PowerShell
11 13 (6.37%) VBScript
11 13 (6.37%) VB
12 10 (4.90%) Uniface
13 9 (4.41%) C#
14 8 (3.92%) Embedded C
15 7 (3.43%) ANSI SQL
16 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
16 6 (2.94%) T-SQL
17 5 (2.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (13.73%) Degree
2 14 (6.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.96%) HND
5 3 (1.47%) ISEB
5 3 (1.47%) RHCE
5 3 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.98%) OCP
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.98%) GIAC
6 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.49%) LPIC
7 1 (0.49%) MCITP
7 1 (0.49%) NCDA
7 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.29%) SLA
2 6 (2.94%) QA
3 5 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.96%) JTAG
System Software
1 32 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.43%) qmail
7 6 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (2.45%) Firmware
9 4 (1.96%) Xen
9 4 (1.96%) XenApp
9 4 (1.96%) vSphere
9 4 (1.96%) KVM
10 3 (1.47%) pfSense
10 3 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.47%) XenServer
11 1 (0.49%) SRDF
11 1 (0.49%) NFS
11 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.88%) Nagios
3 10 (4.90%) Pingdom
4 8 (3.92%) SCCM
5 5 (2.45%) Puppet
6 3 (1.47%) Nessus
6 3 (1.47%) Opsview
7 2 (0.98%) Cacti
7 2 (0.98%) Control-M
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 58 (28.43%) Oracle
2 38 (18.63%) Red Hat
3 37 (18.14%) VMware
4 26 (12.75%) NetApp
5 24 (11.76%) Cisco
6 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.90%) Citrix
7 10 (4.90%) Northgate
7 10 (4.90%) New Relic
8 9 (4.41%) Zend
9 5 (2.45%) IronPort
9 5 (2.45%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.45%) Websense
9 5 (2.45%) IBM
10 4 (1.96%) Juniper
10 4 (1.96%) Freescale
10 4 (1.96%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.96%) Intel
11 3 (1.47%) Endeca
11 3 (1.47%) F5
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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