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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 31 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 68 100 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.67% 10.21% 9.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.50% 34.48% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 54
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
203 290 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.92% 29.62% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 170 240 178
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £45,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -17 39 £35,500 +18.33% 13
Doncaster -6 14 £42,500 +38.21%
Barnsley +7 10 £26,250 -21.64%
Rotherham +11 4 £36,250 -3.33%
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (39.63%) Windows
2 55 (33.54%) MySQL
3 50 (30.49%) PHP
4 49 (29.88%) UNIX
5 46 (28.05%) Java
6 45 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (22.56%) SQL
8 35 (21.34%) JavaScript
9 34 (20.73%) Red Hat
10 33 (20.12%) Apache
11 31 (18.90%) .NET
12 29 (17.68%) CSS
13 28 (17.07%) Oracle
13 28 (17.07%) Software Engineering
13 28 (17.07%) VMware
14 26 (15.85%) C++
14 26 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 25 (15.24%) Bash Shell
16 23 (14.02%) C
16 23 (14.02%) HTML
16 23 (14.02%) Tomcat
16 23 (14.02%) JBoss
16 23 (14.02%) Maven
16 23 (14.02%) Subversion
17 22 (13.41%) XML
17 22 (13.41%) SAN
17 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
18 21 (12.80%) OO
18 21 (12.80%) Solaris
18 21 (12.80%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (20.12%) Apache
2 23 (14.02%) Tomcat
2 23 (14.02%) JBoss
3 14 (8.54%) MS Exchange
4 11 (6.71%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.49%) Jetty
5 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.49%) IIS
6 7 (4.27%) CMS
7 5 (3.05%) Confluence
8 2 (1.22%) Drupal
8 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.61%) Lync
9 1 (0.61%) Node.js
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Office
2 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) IaaS
2 10 (6.10%) SaaS
2 10 (6.10%) PaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.41%) SAN
2 14 (8.54%) Ethernet
3 10 (6.10%) VLAN
3 10 (6.10%) Modbus
3 10 (6.10%) Profibus
4 8 (4.88%) Firewall
5 7 (4.27%) SSH
5 7 (4.27%) NAS
6 6 (3.66%) VPN
7 5 (3.05%) Wireless
8 4 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.44%) Bluetooth
9 2 (1.22%) LAN
9 2 (1.22%) DNS
9 2 (1.22%) Network Security
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.61%) LDAP
10 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.61%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.54%) MySQL
2 21 (12.80%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.71%) RDBMS
3 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.22%) OLAP
7 2 (1.22%) OLTP
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.61%) HBase
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) Informix
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (14.02%) Subversion
1 23 (14.02%) Maven
2 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
3 20 (12.20%) JUnit
4 15 (9.15%) Eclipse
5 14 (8.54%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.49%) Ant
7 8 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (4.88%) Selenium
8 7 (4.27%) JIRA
9 5 (3.05%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (3.05%) Liquibase
10 4 (2.44%) Toad
11 3 (1.83%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.61%) Mockito
13 1 (0.61%) Concordion
13 1 (0.61%) Gradle
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Automotive
3 13 (7.93%) Banking
4 5 (3.05%) Advertising
4 5 (3.05%) Marketing
5 4 (2.44%) Legal
5 4 (2.44%) Electronics
6 3 (1.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (28.66%) Developer
2 20 (12.20%) Administrator
3 18 (10.98%) Analyst
3 18 (10.98%) Software Engineer
4 17 (10.37%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (10.37%) PHP Developer
5 16 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 15 (9.15%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) PHP Web Developer
8 13 (7.93%) AIX Administrator
9 11 (6.71%) Build Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.27%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.27%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Architect
11 7 (4.27%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.90%) .NET
2 29 (17.68%) CSS
3 23 (14.02%) HTML
4 22 (13.41%) XML
5 15 (9.15%) J2EE
5 15 (9.15%) Spring
6 14 (8.54%) Qt
7 13 (7.93%) JSON
7 13 (7.93%) Web Services
8 12 (7.32%) CSS3
9 11 (6.71%) HTML5
9 11 (6.71%) jQuery
10 9 (5.49%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (5.49%) REST
10 9 (5.49%) JDBC
10 9 (5.49%) JMS
10 9 (5.49%) XML Schema
10 9 (5.49%) JAXB
10 9 (5.49%) Sass
10 9 (5.49%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) LPAR
2 9 (5.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.49%) E-Learning
3 8 (4.88%) Clustering
3 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.22%) Replication
7 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.22%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.22%) iPhone
7 2 (1.22%) Telematics
7 2 (1.22%) iPad
7 2 (1.22%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Open Source
8 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.61%) IVR
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 65 (39.63%) Windows
2 49 (29.88%) UNIX
3 26 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (12.80%) Solaris
5 15 (9.15%) AIX
6 14 (8.54%) HPUX
6 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.27%) Android
9 7 (4.27%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.05%) SUSE
10 5 (3.05%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.44%) Debian
11 4 (2.44%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.83%) CentOS
13 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.07%) Software Engineering
3 21 (12.80%) OO
4 20 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (9.76%) MVC
5 16 (9.76%) TDD
6 15 (9.15%) Scrum
6 15 (9.15%) DevOps
7 14 (8.54%) OOP
8 12 (7.32%) UML
8 12 (7.32%) Automated Testing
9 11 (6.71%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.10%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.49%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (4.88%) Web Development
12 8 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.88%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.27%) Content Management
13 7 (4.27%) Project Management
13 7 (4.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (30.49%) PHP
2 46 (28.05%) Java
3 37 (22.56%) SQL
4 35 (21.34%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.85%) C++
6 25 (15.24%) Bash Shell
7 23 (14.02%) C
8 19 (11.59%) C#
9 18 (10.98%) PL/SQL
10 16 (9.76%) Python
11 14 (8.54%) Embedded C
11 14 (8.54%) Embedded C++
12 13 (7.93%) Perl
13 10 (6.10%) PowerShell
14 9 (5.49%) Shell Script
14 9 (5.49%) PHP5
14 9 (5.49%) VB
15 8 (4.88%) VBScript
16 6 (3.66%) AWK
17 3 (1.83%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 18 (10.98%) Degree
2 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.83%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.22%) OCP
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CCSE
5 1 (0.61%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) HND
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) JTAG
2 7 (4.27%) SLA
3 3 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 19 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (9.15%) Firmware
3 13 (7.93%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.66%) XenApp
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.44%) vSphere
6 3 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.61%) XenServer
8 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) Puppet
2 6 (3.66%) Opsview
2 6 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.61%) Nessus
5 1 (0.61%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.61%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (20.73%) Red Hat
2 28 (17.07%) Oracle
2 28 (17.07%) VMware
3 14 (8.54%) Freescale
3 14 (8.54%) IBM
4 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.93%) NetApp
5 8 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 8 (4.88%) Cisco
6 7 (4.27%) Citrix
6 7 (4.27%) Zend
7 6 (3.66%) Kaspersky
7 6 (3.66%) Symantec
8 4 (2.44%) EMC
8 4 (2.44%) Juniper
9 3 (1.83%) Northgate
9 3 (1.83%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.83%) HP
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) Avaya
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £38000 Per Annum + Car + Phone + Broadband
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits + Flexible Working + 25 Days Ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago