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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 95 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.56% 10.80% 12.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.85% 43.18% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 82 83 73
Average salary £36,800 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,415 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
264 220 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.31% 25.00% 32.68%
Number of salaries quoted 222 187 205
Average salary £32,500 £32,200 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.93% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 73 £36,800 +5.14% 12
Barnsley - 11 £33,500 - 1
Doncaster -9 4 £41,250 +42.24% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 64 (36.36%) MySQL
2 63 (35.80%) UNIX
3 55 (31.25%) Java
4 53 (30.11%) Windows
5 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (27.84%) PHP
7 40 (22.73%) Subversion
8 37 (21.02%) Software Engineering
8 37 (21.02%) Red Hat
8 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
9 35 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (19.89%) SQL
9 35 (19.89%) Apache
10 32 (18.18%) SAN
10 32 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (17.61%) Solaris
11 31 (17.61%) Oracle
12 30 (17.05%) Maven
13 29 (16.48%) VMware
13 29 (16.48%) JavaScript
13 29 (16.48%) .NET
14 28 (15.91%) CSS
15 27 (15.34%) JUnit
15 27 (15.34%) JBoss
15 27 (15.34%) Degree
16 26 (14.77%) Jenkins
16 26 (14.77%) SQL Server
17 25 (14.20%) Tomcat
17 25 (14.20%) TDD
18 24 (13.64%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 35 (19.89%) Apache
2 27 (15.34%) JBoss
3 25 (14.20%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.95%) IIS
5 10 (5.68%) MS Exchange
5 10 (5.68%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.55%) Jetty
6 8 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.84%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.84%) WordPress
7 5 (2.84%) Drupal
7 5 (2.84%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.84%) CMS
7 5 (2.84%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.84%) MS Office
4 4 (2.27%) MS Project
4 4 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.09%) IaaS
2 9 (5.11%) SaaS
2 9 (5.11%) PaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.18%) SAN
2 14 (7.95%) Firewall
3 10 (5.68%) Ethernet
3 10 (5.68%) VLAN
3 10 (5.68%) NAS
3 10 (5.68%) Modbus
3 10 (5.68%) Profibus
4 7 (3.98%) SSH
5 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.41%) VPN
5 6 (3.41%) DNS
6 3 (1.70%) LDAP
6 3 (1.70%) LAN
6 3 (1.70%) HTTP
6 3 (1.70%) Network Security
6 3 (1.70%) DHCP
7 2 (1.14%) VoIP
7 2 (1.14%) WAN
7 2 (1.14%) Internet
8 1 (0.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.36%) MySQL
2 26 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.98%) Big Data
6 7 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.14%) Informix
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 40 (22.73%) Subversion
2 37 (21.02%) Git (software)
3 30 (17.05%) Maven
4 27 (15.34%) JUnit
5 26 (14.77%) Jenkins
6 24 (13.64%) Eclipse
7 17 (9.66%) Selenium
8 10 (5.68%) Ant
9 9 (5.11%) Liquibase
10 7 (3.98%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.57%) JIRA
13 1 (0.57%) Toad
13 1 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.57%) MSI
13 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 14 (7.95%) Finance
2 12 (6.82%) Banking
3 10 (5.68%) Automotive
4 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.41%) Electronics
6 4 (2.27%) Military
7 2 (1.14%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (25.00%) Developer
2 22 (12.50%) Administrator
3 21 (11.93%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.23%) Software Engineer
4 18 (10.23%) Web Developer
4 18 (10.23%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.52%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 13 (7.39%) Build Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Architect
7 12 (6.82%) AIX Administrator
7 12 (6.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Analyst
8 11 (6.25%) DBA
8 11 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
9 10 (5.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (5.68%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.48%) .NET
2 28 (15.91%) CSS
3 22 (12.50%) HTML
4 21 (11.93%) Spring
5 20 (11.36%) J2EE
6 18 (10.23%) jQuery
7 15 (8.52%) CSS3
7 15 (8.52%) XML
8 14 (7.95%) JSP
9 13 (7.39%) HTML5
10 12 (6.82%) Sass
10 12 (6.82%) JSON
10 12 (6.82%) Web Services
11 10 (5.68%) XML Schema
11 10 (5.68%) JAXB
11 10 (5.68%) JDBC
11 10 (5.68%) Hibernate
11 10 (5.68%) Apache CXF
11 10 (5.68%) Qt
11 10 (5.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.82%) LPAR
2 12 (6.82%) Replication
3 7 (3.98%) E-Learning
3 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.84%) IVR
4 5 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.84%) Clustering
5 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.70%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) iPad
7 2 (1.14%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.14%) iPhone
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Open Source
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.80%) UNIX
2 53 (30.11%) Windows
3 32 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (17.61%) Solaris
5 18 (10.23%) HPUX
6 15 (8.52%) AIX
6 15 (8.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.11%) Apple iOS
8 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.55%) Android
10 5 (2.84%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.27%) SUSE
11 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.57%) Debian
14 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.02%) Software Engineering
3 35 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (14.20%) TDD
5 24 (13.64%) OO
5 24 (13.64%) DevOps
6 19 (10.80%) Scrum
6 19 (10.80%) OOP
7 18 (10.23%) Project Management
8 14 (7.95%) MVC
9 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.68%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.68%) Workflow
10 10 (5.68%) UML
10 10 (5.68%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (5.11%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.11%) Migration
12 8 (4.55%) ITIL
12 8 (4.55%) Automated Testing
13 7 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 55 (31.25%) Java
2 49 (27.84%) PHP
3 35 (19.89%) SQL
4 29 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.07%) Bash Shell
6 19 (10.80%) Perl
7 17 (9.66%) C#
8 13 (7.39%) PL/SQL
8 13 (7.39%) Shell Script
8 13 (7.39%) C
8 13 (7.39%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.82%) PHP5
10 11 (6.25%) Python
11 10 (5.68%) Embedded C
11 10 (5.68%) Embedded C++
11 10 (5.68%) C++
12 4 (2.27%) AWK
13 2 (1.14%) Ruby
13 2 (1.14%) VB
13 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Degree
2 16 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) HND
4 3 (1.70%) CCNP
4 3 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.70%) OCP
4 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CCDP
5 2 (1.14%) CCSP
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 10 (5.68%) JTAG
2 10 (5.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (5.68%) Firmware
3 10 (5.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.84%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.84%) XenApp
5 4 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.27%) vSphere
6 3 (1.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Xen
7 1 (0.57%) qmail
7 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (12.50%) Puppet
2 10 (5.68%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.98%) Data Guard
3 7 (3.98%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.98%) Opsview
4 6 (3.41%) SCCM
5 5 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.70%) Foglight
6 3 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.70%) Control-M
7 2 (1.14%) Nagios
7 2 (1.14%) Cacti
Vendors
1 37 (21.02%) Red Hat
2 31 (17.61%) Oracle
3 29 (16.48%) VMware
4 16 (9.09%) IBM
5 13 (7.39%) Microsoft
6 12 (6.82%) NetApp
7 11 (6.25%) Cisco
8 10 (5.68%) Freescale
9 9 (5.11%) EMC
9 9 (5.11%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.98%) HP
11 6 (3.41%) Citrix
12 5 (2.84%) Symantec
12 5 (2.84%) Kaspersky
12 5 (2.84%) Zend
13 4 (2.27%) F5
13 4 (2.27%) CommVault
14 3 (1.70%) Hitachi
14 3 (1.70%) BMC
14 3 (1.70%) Sun
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