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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 29 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 72 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.58% 13.16% 11.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.35% 44.44% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 66 83 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £40,500
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
284 207 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.89% 29.61% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 234 168 201
Average salary £34,500 £32,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% +7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 22 September 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 September 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 -25 47 £35,000 - 12
Doncaster +1 10 £41,250 +42.24% 1
Barnsley -6 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 65 (41.67%) SQL
2 64 (41.03%) MySQL
3 49 (31.41%) JavaScript
4 45 (28.85%) HTML
5 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 44 (28.21%) UNIX
6 42 (26.92%) Windows
7 41 (26.28%) Java
8 39 (25.00%) PHP
9 35 (22.44%) Subversion
10 34 (21.79%) CSS
10 34 (21.79%) jQuery
11 29 (18.59%) OO
12 26 (16.67%) Apache
12 26 (16.67%) Oracle
13 24 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
15 21 (13.46%) Red Hat
15 21 (13.46%) Solaris
16 20 (12.82%) Mentoring
17 19 (12.18%) Degree
18 18 (11.54%) Web Development
18 18 (11.54%) .NET
19 17 (10.90%) Perl
20 16 (10.26%) HPUX
21 15 (9.62%) Tomcat
21 15 (9.62%) MVC
21 15 (9.62%) Migration
21 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
21 15 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (16.67%) Apache
2 15 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.69%) IIS
4 11 (7.05%) CMS
4 11 (7.05%) WordPress
5 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.21%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.56%) Jetty
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.56%) SugarCRM
7 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.28%) Drupal
8 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.28%) Confluence
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.85%) MS Project
4 3 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.97%) Firewall
2 12 (7.69%) SAN
3 9 (5.77%) Internet
4 7 (4.49%) HTTP
4 7 (4.49%) DNS
5 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.21%) VPN
7 4 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (2.56%) VLAN
7 4 (2.56%) LAN
7 4 (2.56%) WAN
7 4 (2.56%) DHCP
7 4 (2.56%) LDAP
8 3 (1.92%) VoIP
9 1 (0.64%) SMTP
9 1 (0.64%) FTP
9 1 (0.64%) SNMP
9 1 (0.64%) IPv6
9 1 (0.64%) MPLS
9 1 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (41.03%) MySQL
2 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.21%) Redis
8 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 35 (22.44%) Subversion
2 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.05%) JIRA
4 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.13%) JUnit
4 8 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 7 (4.49%) Maven
6 6 (3.85%) Selenium
7 5 (3.21%) Ant
7 5 (3.21%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.56%) Hudson
8 4 (2.56%) Mocha
8 4 (2.56%) Phing
8 4 (2.56%) Xdebug
8 4 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.56%) PHPUnit
8 4 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.28%) TestNG
9 2 (1.28%) RSpec
General
1 9 (5.77%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Military
3 4 (2.56%) Electronics
4 3 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.28%) Legal
5 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (47.44%) Developer
2 31 (19.87%) PHP Developer
3 23 (14.74%) Administrator
4 20 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 19 (12.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 18 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.05%) DBA
8 11 (7.05%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (7.05%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (6.41%) Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) SQL DBA
11 7 (4.49%) Architect
11 7 (4.49%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.85%) HTML
2 34 (21.79%) CSS
2 34 (21.79%) jQuery
3 18 (11.54%) .NET
4 14 (8.97%) LAMP
4 14 (8.97%) Web Services
5 13 (8.33%) XML
6 12 (7.69%) Spring
7 9 (5.77%) J2EE
8 7 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (4.49%) REST
9 6 (3.85%) Middleware
10 5 (3.21%) SOAP
10 5 (3.21%) JDBC
10 5 (3.21%) XML Schema
10 5 (3.21%) JAXB
10 5 (3.21%) Symfony
10 5 (3.21%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (3.21%) Apache CXF
10 5 (3.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.85%) User Experience
3 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.56%) Telematics
4 4 (2.56%) DTV
4 4 (2.56%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (2.56%) NHS
4 4 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.92%) IVR
6 2 (1.28%) Open Source
6 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.28%) Replication
6 2 (1.28%) W3C
7 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.64%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.21%) UNIX
2 42 (26.92%) Windows
3 21 (13.46%) Solaris
4 16 (10.26%) HPUX
5 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.41%) Debian
7 7 (4.49%) AIX
7 7 (4.49%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (3.85%) CentOS
9 5 (3.21%) Android
9 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) OO
2 24 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 18 (11.54%) Web Development
5 15 (9.62%) MVC
5 15 (9.62%) Migration
6 13 (8.33%) Web Design
6 13 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (8.33%) OO PHP
7 12 (7.69%) Scrum
7 12 (7.69%) TDD
7 12 (7.69%) Project Management
8 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.77%) SEO
11 7 (4.49%) ITIL
12 5 (3.21%) UML
12 5 (3.21%) OOD
12 5 (3.21%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (3.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.67%) SQL
2 49 (31.41%) JavaScript
3 41 (26.28%) Java
4 39 (25.00%) PHP
5 17 (10.90%) Perl
6 12 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.41%) Python
8 8 (5.13%) C++
9 7 (4.49%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.49%) Ruby
10 6 (3.85%) C
11 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.92%) PHP5
13 2 (1.28%) VBScript
13 2 (1.28%) VB
14 1 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
2 8 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) HND
4 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.92%) CCNP
5 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.28%) CCDP
5 2 (1.28%) CCSP
5 2 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.64%) CCIE
6 1 (0.64%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) QA
1 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (7.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (7.05%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.41%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.21%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.56%) qmail
5 4 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) Nagios
2 11 (7.05%) NetBackup
2 11 (7.05%) Data Guard
3 10 (6.41%) SCCM
4 9 (5.77%) Cacti
5 8 (5.13%) Opsview
6 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.21%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.56%) Foglight
8 3 (1.92%) Pingdom
8 3 (1.92%) Puppet
9 2 (1.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 26 (16.67%) Oracle
2 21 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.97%) VMware
4 13 (8.33%) Cisco
5 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.69%) JBoss
6 9 (5.77%) CommVault
7 8 (5.13%) NetApp
8 4 (2.56%) Twitter
8 4 (2.56%) Zend
8 4 (2.56%) Dell
9 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.92%) EMC
9 3 (1.92%) New Relic
10 2 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.28%) Juniper
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
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IT MOB
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HRsmart Europe
Salary: Competitive, depending on job level and experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 19 days ago