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

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 95 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.63% 13.34% 11.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.86% 43.58% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 83 86
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,500 £45,000
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
278 218 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.90% 30.62% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 227 164 214
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -23 60 £33,750 +3.84% 15
Doncaster +1 7 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Barnsley 0 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 60 (35.50%) MySQL
2 58 (34.32%) SQL
3 52 (30.77%) UNIX
4 51 (30.18%) Java
5 49 (28.99%) Windows
6 47 (27.81%) JavaScript
7 45 (26.63%) HTML
8 43 (25.44%) Subversion
9 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
10 39 (23.08%) PHP
11 36 (21.30%) Oracle
12 35 (20.71%) CSS
13 33 (19.53%) OO
13 33 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (18.34%) jQuery
15 30 (17.75%) Git (software)
16 27 (15.98%) Red Hat
16 27 (15.98%) Degree
17 25 (14.79%) Apache
18 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
18 22 (13.02%) Solaris
18 22 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (11.83%) VMware
21 19 (11.24%) Spring
21 19 (11.24%) TDD
21 19 (11.24%) JUnit
22 18 (10.65%) Web Services
22 18 (10.65%) Eclipse
23 17 (10.06%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 25 (14.79%) Apache
2 17 (10.06%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.69%) CMS
3 13 (7.69%) WordPress
4 11 (6.51%) IIS
5 10 (5.92%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.14%) Jetty
7 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.96%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.96%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.37%) Drupal
8 4 (2.37%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.78%) SugarCRM
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.18%) Confluence
11 1 (0.59%) nginx
11 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.92%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.55%) MS Project
4 3 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.96%) IaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.06%) SAN
2 13 (7.69%) Firewall
3 10 (5.92%) DNS
4 7 (4.14%) Internet
5 6 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.96%) LAN
6 5 (2.96%) WAN
6 5 (2.96%) DHCP
7 4 (2.37%) HTTP
7 4 (2.37%) NAS
8 3 (1.78%) VoIP
9 2 (1.18%) VPN
9 2 (1.18%) MPLS
9 2 (1.18%) VLAN
9 2 (1.18%) LDAP
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.59%) Network Security
10 1 (0.59%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.59%) Junos
10 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.50%) MySQL
2 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.47%) Oracle Database
4 14 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.92%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 6 (3.55%) Big Data
9 5 (2.96%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.37%) Redis
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.59%) Informix
13 1 (0.59%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (25.44%) Subversion
2 30 (17.75%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.24%) JUnit
4 18 (10.65%) Eclipse
5 17 (10.06%) Maven
5 17 (10.06%) Jenkins
6 15 (8.88%) Selenium
7 11 (6.51%) JIRA
8 9 (5.33%) Ant
9 6 (3.55%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.78%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.78%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.78%) Mocha
12 3 (1.78%) Xdebug
12 3 (1.78%) Phing
13 2 (1.18%) Toad
General
1 12 (7.10%) Finance
2 6 (3.55%) Military
3 5 (2.96%) Banking
3 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.37%) Electronics
5 2 (1.18%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
5 2 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (42.60%) Developer
2 28 (16.57%) PHP Developer
3 25 (14.79%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.02%) Web Developer
5 18 (10.65%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (9.47%) Administrator
7 14 (8.28%) DBA
7 14 (8.28%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.69%) Analyst
9 12 (7.10%) Architect
10 10 (5.92%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.33%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.73%) Technical Architect
13 7 (4.14%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.14%) Software Engineer
13 7 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (4.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.63%) HTML
2 35 (20.71%) CSS
3 31 (18.34%) jQuery
4 19 (11.24%) Spring
5 18 (10.65%) Web Services
6 17 (10.06%) .NET
7 16 (9.47%) J2EE
8 14 (8.28%) XML
9 13 (7.69%) LAMP
10 10 (5.92%) HTML5
11 9 (5.33%) Apache CXF
11 9 (5.33%) XML Schema
11 9 (5.33%) JAXB
11 9 (5.33%) JDBC
12 8 (4.73%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (4.14%) JSP
13 7 (4.14%) JMS
13 7 (4.14%) REST
13 7 (4.14%) Apache Camel
14 6 (3.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.33%) Replication
3 6 (3.55%) User Experience
4 5 (2.96%) NHS
5 4 (2.37%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.37%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.37%) Telematics
5 4 (2.37%) Chip and PIN
5 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.78%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.78%) DTV
6 3 (1.78%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.78%) IVR
7 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) W3C
8 1 (0.59%) Open Source
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.59%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.77%) UNIX
2 49 (28.99%) Windows
3 22 (13.02%) Solaris
3 22 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (8.28%) HPUX
4 14 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.73%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.14%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.14%) Android
8 6 (3.55%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.55%) Debian
9 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.96%) AIX
9 5 (2.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.96%) CentOS
10 3 (1.78%) SUSE
11 2 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.53%) OO
1 33 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
3 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (11.24%) TDD
5 17 (10.06%) Scrum
5 17 (10.06%) Mentoring
6 16 (9.47%) Web Development
6 16 (9.47%) Migration
6 16 (9.47%) Project Management
7 15 (8.88%) MVC
8 11 (6.51%) SEO
8 11 (6.51%) OOP
8 11 (6.51%) OO PHP
9 10 (5.92%) DevOps
9 10 (5.92%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.92%) Web Design
10 9 (5.33%) ITIL
10 9 (5.33%) UML
10 9 (5.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.32%) SQL
2 51 (30.18%) Java
3 47 (27.81%) JavaScript
4 39 (23.08%) PHP
5 14 (8.28%) Perl
6 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.73%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.55%) Ruby
9 5 (2.96%) PHP5
9 5 (2.96%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.37%) Python
10 4 (2.37%) C#
10 4 (2.37%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) VBScript
11 2 (1.18%) VB
11 2 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (15.98%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) HND
3 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) CCNP
4 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.18%) OCP
5 2 (1.18%) CCDP
5 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 2 (1.18%) CCSP
5 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.51%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.96%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.59%) Xen
7 1 (0.59%) qmail
Systems Management
1 15 (8.88%) NetBackup
2 13 (7.69%) Puppet
3 11 (6.51%) SCCM
3 11 (6.51%) Data Guard
4 9 (5.33%) Vagrant
5 8 (4.73%) Nagios
6 7 (4.14%) Cacti
6 7 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.55%) Opsview
8 3 (1.78%) Foglight
8 3 (1.78%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.78%) Control-M
9 1 (0.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (21.30%) Oracle
2 27 (15.98%) Red Hat
3 20 (11.83%) VMware
4 15 (8.88%) JBoss
5 12 (7.10%) Cisco
5 12 (7.10%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.92%) NetApp
7 9 (5.33%) CommVault
8 8 (4.73%) EMC
9 5 (2.96%) Dell
10 4 (2.37%) HP
10 4 (2.37%) Zend
10 4 (2.37%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.78%) F5
11 3 (1.78%) Twitter
11 3 (1.78%) Veritas
11 3 (1.78%) Sun
11 3 (1.78%) IBM
11 3 (1.78%) BMC
11 3 (1.78%) Hitachi
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