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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 94 88 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.14% 9.95% 9.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.76% 33.59% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 55
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £40,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
210 262 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.65% 29.64% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 174 220 180
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 62 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Doncaster -4 22 £42,500 +44.06% 3
Barnsley +4 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Rotherham +14 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 75 (41.21%) Windows
2 58 (31.87%) MySQL
3 54 (29.67%) SQL
4 51 (28.02%) UNIX
5 49 (26.92%) PHP
6 43 (23.63%) Java
7 42 (23.08%) Oracle
7 42 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (20.88%) Red Hat
9 37 (20.33%) JavaScript
10 34 (18.68%) SQL Server
11 31 (17.03%) .NET
11 31 (17.03%) Apache
12 30 (16.48%) C++
12 30 (16.48%) CSS
12 30 (16.48%) VMware
13 28 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (15.38%) Bash Shell
14 26 (14.29%) C
14 26 (14.29%) PL/SQL
15 25 (13.74%) HTML
16 23 (12.64%) SAN
16 23 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (12.09%) Degree
17 22 (12.09%) Finance
18 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
18 21 (11.54%) NetApp
18 21 (11.54%) XML
18 21 (11.54%) Solaris
19 20 (10.99%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (17.03%) Apache
2 20 (10.99%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.89%) JBoss
4 16 (8.79%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.95%) IIS
5 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.40%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.40%) Jetty
7 7 (3.85%) CMS
8 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.30%) Confluence
9 3 (1.65%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.55%) WordPress
10 1 (0.55%) Lync
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.55%) Primavera
1 1 (0.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.49%) IaaS
1 10 (5.49%) SaaS
1 10 (5.49%) PaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.64%) SAN
2 14 (7.69%) Firewall
3 10 (5.49%) VLAN
3 10 (5.49%) Ethernet
4 8 (4.40%) Skype
5 6 (3.30%) Modbus
5 6 (3.30%) Profibus
5 6 (3.30%) NAS
5 6 (3.30%) SSH
5 6 (3.30%) VPN
6 5 (2.75%) Wireless
7 4 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.20%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.65%) LAN
9 2 (1.10%) Network Security
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.10%) Internet
9 2 (1.10%) DNS
9 2 (1.10%) SSL
9 2 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (31.87%) MySQL
2 34 (18.68%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (6.59%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.59%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.04%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.10%) OLTP
9 2 (1.10%) OLAP
10 1 (0.55%) Informix
10 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.55%) HBase
10 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Maven
3 14 (7.69%) Subversion
4 13 (7.14%) JUnit
5 8 (4.40%) JIRA
5 8 (4.40%) Ant
5 8 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 8 (4.40%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.30%) Selenium
8 5 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.75%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (2.20%) Gradle
9 4 (2.20%) Toad
10 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.10%) Mockito
11 1 (0.55%) RSpec
11 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.55%) Concordion
General
1 22 (12.09%) Finance
2 17 (9.34%) Banking
3 13 (7.14%) Automotive
4 5 (2.75%) Retail
4 5 (2.75%) Advertising
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 4 (2.20%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.20%) Legal
6 3 (1.65%) Electronics
7 2 (1.10%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (30.77%) Developer
2 28 (15.38%) Analyst
3 17 (9.34%) Administrator
4 16 (8.79%) SQL Developer
4 16 (8.79%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.24%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.24%) Support Analyst
6 14 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.59%) AIX Administrator
8 12 (6.59%) Analyst Developer
9 10 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Build Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (5.49%) Architect
10 8 (4.40%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.03%) .NET
2 30 (16.48%) CSS
3 25 (13.74%) HTML
4 21 (11.54%) XML
5 14 (7.69%) Web Services
6 12 (6.59%) Qt
7 11 (6.04%) HTML5
7 11 (6.04%) CSS3
8 10 (5.49%) REST
8 10 (5.49%) Spring
8 10 (5.49%) J2EE
9 9 (4.95%) Sass
10 8 (4.40%) JSON
10 8 (4.40%) jQuery
10 8 (4.40%) Apache CXF
10 8 (4.40%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (4.40%) XML Schema
10 8 (4.40%) JAXB
10 8 (4.40%) JDBC
10 8 (4.40%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) LPAR
3 10 (5.49%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.95%) E-Learning
4 9 (4.95%) Clustering
4 9 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.20%) Telematics
7 3 (1.65%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.65%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.10%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.10%) iPad
8 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.10%) iPhone
8 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 75 (41.21%) Windows
2 51 (28.02%) UNIX
3 23 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (11.54%) Solaris
5 19 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (7.69%) AIX
7 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.59%) Debian
8 12 (6.59%) HPUX
9 10 (5.49%) Ubuntu
10 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (4.40%) Apple iOS
10 8 (4.40%) SUSE
11 7 (3.85%) Android
11 7 (3.85%) Windows 8
12 6 (3.30%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.75%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.65%) Windows CE
14 3 (1.65%) CentOS
15 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 20 (10.99%) OO
4 17 (9.34%) MVC
5 15 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (7.14%) UML
6 13 (7.14%) OOP
6 13 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.14%) DevOps
7 12 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (6.59%) Automated Testing
8 11 (6.04%) TDD
8 11 (6.04%) Scrum
8 11 (6.04%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.49%) Web Development
10 9 (4.95%) ITIL
11 8 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.85%) Content Management
12 7 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.67%) SQL
2 49 (26.92%) PHP
3 43 (23.63%) Java
4 37 (20.33%) JavaScript
5 30 (16.48%) C++
6 28 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 26 (14.29%) C
7 26 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 18 (9.89%) Python
9 16 (8.79%) C#
10 15 (8.24%) Perl
11 12 (6.59%) Embedded C
12 11 (6.04%) VB
12 11 (6.04%) PowerShell
13 10 (5.49%) Embedded C++
13 10 (5.49%) VBScript
14 8 (4.40%) PHP5
15 5 (2.75%) Uniface
15 5 (2.75%) AWK
16 4 (2.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (12.09%) Degree
2 18 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.65%) OCP
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.65%) ISEB
4 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.10%) CCNP
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.10%) RHCE
5 2 (1.10%) HND
6 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) CISSP
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.55%) CCSE
6 1 (0.55%) MCITP
6 1 (0.55%) LPIC
6 1 (0.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.44%) SLA
2 10 (5.49%) JTAG
3 4 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.79%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.04%) Firmware
4 8 (4.40%) XenApp
5 7 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.55%) qmail
8 1 (0.55%) XenServer
8 1 (0.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) Opsview
2 6 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.20%) Puppet
3 4 (2.20%) SCCM
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
5 1 (0.55%) Nessus
5 1 (0.55%) Cacti
5 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 42 (23.08%) Oracle
2 38 (20.88%) Red Hat
3 30 (16.48%) VMware
4 21 (11.54%) NetApp
5 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
6 13 (7.14%) Cisco
6 13 (7.14%) IBM
7 10 (5.49%) Freescale
8 9 (4.95%) Citrix
9 8 (4.40%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.85%) Zend
11 6 (3.30%) Kaspersky
11 6 (3.30%) Symantec
12 5 (2.75%) Juniper
12 5 (2.75%) Northgate
13 4 (2.20%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.20%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.20%) Websense
14 3 (1.65%) HP
14 3 (1.65%) IronPort
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