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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 121 77 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.63% 7.83% 12.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.50% 24.44% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 71 84
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
218 315 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.36% 32.01% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 197 263 167
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +18 103 £38,000 +8.57% 16
Doncaster +2 12 £40,000 - 1
Barnsley +5 1 £24,000 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 110 (50.46%) Windows
2 71 (32.57%) SQL
3 69 (31.65%) Java
4 68 (31.19%) MySQL
5 65 (29.82%) Bash Shell
6 59 (27.06%) Python
7 57 (26.15%) UNIX
8 56 (25.69%) Oracle
9 54 (24.77%) SQL Server
10 50 (22.94%) Perl
11 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (20.64%) .NET
13 44 (20.18%) Firewall
14 41 (18.81%) PHP
15 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
15 39 (17.89%) Red Hat
15 39 (17.89%) Debian
16 38 (17.43%) VMware
16 38 (17.43%) Finance
17 34 (15.60%) HTML
18 33 (15.14%) PL/SQL
18 33 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (14.68%) Apache
20 29 (13.30%) CSS
20 29 (13.30%) PowerShell
21 28 (12.84%) Active Directory
22 27 (12.39%) Cisco
22 27 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
23 26 (11.93%) Git (software)
23 26 (11.93%) C++

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (14.68%) Apache
2 24 (11.01%) Tomcat
3 23 (10.55%) JBoss
4 12 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 12 (5.50%) nginx
5 11 (5.05%) WebLogic
5 11 (5.05%) IIS
6 10 (4.59%) WebSphere
7 9 (4.13%) CMS
8 8 (3.67%) Confluence
8 8 (3.67%) Drupal
9 6 (2.75%) Jetty
9 6 (2.75%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.75%) CloudStack
10 5 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.29%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.83%) WordPress
12 3 (1.38%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.29%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS Project
3 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Primavera
2 1 (0.46%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.46%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.18%) Firewall
2 19 (8.72%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.34%) HTTP
4 13 (5.96%) Skype
5 11 (5.05%) OpenLDAP
6 10 (4.59%) VLAN
6 10 (4.59%) VPN
6 10 (4.59%) SAN
7 9 (4.13%) LDAP
7 9 (4.13%) IPv4
8 7 (3.21%) LAN
9 5 (2.29%) DNS
9 5 (2.29%) NAS
10 4 (1.83%) Internet
11 3 (1.38%) DHCP
11 3 (1.38%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.38%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.38%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (31.19%) MySQL
2 54 (24.77%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.50%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.05%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.59%) Big Data
8 9 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.21%) Informix
10 6 (2.75%) OLAP
10 6 (2.75%) OLTP
11 4 (1.83%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.38%) DB2
13 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.92%) HBase
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.26%) Subversion
3 16 (7.34%) Maven
3 16 (7.34%) TeamCity
4 15 (6.88%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.50%) JUnit
6 10 (4.59%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (4.13%) Hudson
7 9 (4.13%) JIRA
8 7 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.21%) Gradle
8 7 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.75%) Ant
9 6 (2.75%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.29%) Selenium
11 4 (1.83%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.92%) Toad
12 2 (0.92%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.92%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.92%) Mockito
General
1 38 (17.43%) Finance
2 11 (5.05%) Banking
3 10 (4.59%) Games
4 7 (3.21%) Marketing
5 5 (2.29%) Retail
5 5 (2.29%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.29%) Advertising
5 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Electronics
6 4 (1.83%) Automotive
7 3 (1.38%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.46%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (27.98%) Developer
2 36 (16.51%) Analyst
3 30 (13.76%) Administrator
4 27 (12.39%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (10.09%) Analyst Developer
5 22 (10.09%) SQL Developer
6 18 (8.26%) Architect
7 15 (6.88%) Support Analyst
8 13 (5.96%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (5.96%) PL/SQL Developer
8 13 (5.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.96%) Linux Administrator
8 13 (5.96%) Oracle Analyst
8 13 (5.96%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 12 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (5.05%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.64%) .NET
2 34 (15.60%) HTML
3 29 (13.30%) CSS
4 18 (8.26%) XML
5 14 (6.42%) Web Services
6 13 (5.96%) HTML5
7 9 (4.13%) LAMP
8 8 (3.67%) J2EE
8 8 (3.67%) Spring
8 8 (3.67%) JSON
9 7 (3.21%) jQuery
10 6 (2.75%) Apache CXF
10 6 (2.75%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (2.75%) JDBC
10 6 (2.75%) JMS
10 6 (2.75%) XML Schema
10 6 (2.75%) JAXB
11 5 (2.29%) Ajax
11 5 (2.29%) Sass
11 5 (2.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.05%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.21%) Clustering
6 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.29%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.83%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.83%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.38%) DataPower
9 3 (1.38%) Telematics
10 2 (0.92%) DTV
10 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.46%) Online Games
11 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 110 (50.46%) Windows
2 57 (26.15%) UNIX
3 39 (17.89%) Debian
4 27 (12.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (8.26%) Ubuntu
6 18 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.80%) Solaris
8 16 (7.34%) SUSE
9 15 (6.88%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (5.50%) Windows 7
12 10 (4.59%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.29%) AIX
13 5 (2.29%) Android
14 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.83%) Windows CE
15 3 (1.38%) CentOS
15 3 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.46%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.09%) DevOps
3 18 (8.26%) Configuration Management
4 16 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (6.42%) OO
7 12 (5.50%) Migration
7 12 (5.50%) Content Management
7 12 (5.50%) Web Development
8 11 (5.05%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.05%) Information Security
8 11 (5.05%) ITIL
9 10 (4.59%) UML
9 10 (4.59%) Scrum
9 10 (4.59%) MVC
9 10 (4.59%) Automated Testing
9 10 (4.59%) Software Engineering
9 10 (4.59%) Business Analysis
10 9 (4.13%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 71 (32.57%) SQL
2 69 (31.65%) Java
3 65 (29.82%) Bash Shell
4 59 (27.06%) Python
5 50 (22.94%) Perl
6 41 (18.81%) PHP
7 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
8 33 (15.14%) PL/SQL
9 29 (13.30%) PowerShell
10 26 (11.93%) C++
11 21 (9.63%) C
12 12 (5.50%) VBScript
12 12 (5.50%) VB
13 10 (4.59%) Uniface
14 7 (3.21%) Ruby
14 7 (3.21%) ANSI SQL
15 6 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.75%) T-SQL
16 5 (2.29%) Embedded C
17 4 (1.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (9.63%) Degree
2 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (1.83%) HND
5 3 (1.38%) RHCE
6 2 (0.92%) GIAC
6 2 (0.92%) CEH
6 2 (0.92%) CCNP
6 2 (0.92%) ISEB
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.92%) OCP
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.92%) NCDA
7 1 (0.46%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.46%) CCIE
7 1 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.09%) SLA
2 13 (5.96%) QA
3 5 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) JTAG
System Software
1 33 (15.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (12.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (4.59%) qmail
6 8 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (3.21%) vSphere
8 4 (1.83%) KVM
8 4 (1.83%) Xen
9 3 (1.38%) NFS
9 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.38%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.38%) XenApp
9 3 (1.38%) XenServer
9 3 (1.38%) pfSense
10 2 (0.92%) vCloud
10 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.92%) Samba
11 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (7.34%) Nagios
3 14 (6.42%) Pingdom
4 8 (3.67%) SCCM
5 7 (3.21%) Puppet
6 5 (2.29%) Nessus
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.92%) Control-M
8 2 (0.92%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.92%) Cacti
8 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.92%) Opsview
9 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (25.69%) Oracle
2 39 (17.89%) Red Hat
3 38 (17.43%) VMware
4 27 (12.39%) Cisco
5 24 (11.01%) NetApp
6 23 (10.55%) Microsoft
7 14 (6.42%) New Relic
8 12 (5.50%) Citrix
9 10 (4.59%) Northgate
10 9 (4.13%) Zend
11 6 (2.75%) IBM
12 5 (2.29%) EMC
12 5 (2.29%) IronPort
12 5 (2.29%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.29%) Websense
13 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.83%) Intel
13 4 (1.83%) Juniper
14 3 (1.38%) F5
14 3 (1.38%) Endeca
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