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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 26 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 79 106 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.75% 10.67% 8.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.65% 39.26% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 45
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
228 270 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.37% 27.19% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 185 227 180
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 £24,150 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
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 1 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 1 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 -10 51 £36,800 +22.66% 12
Barnsley +10 13 £33,500 -
Doncaster -11 10 £42,500 +38.21%
Rotherham +10 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 69 (38.12%) Windows
2 63 (34.81%) MySQL
3 58 (32.04%) UNIX
4 55 (30.39%) PHP
5 54 (29.83%) Java
6 50 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (21.55%) Apache
8 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 37 (20.44%) Red Hat
10 34 (18.78%) .NET
10 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
11 33 (18.23%) SQL
11 33 (18.23%) Subversion
12 31 (17.13%) CSS
12 31 (17.13%) VMware
12 31 (17.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (17.13%) Git (software)
13 30 (16.57%) Oracle
13 30 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (16.02%) SAN
14 29 (16.02%) Maven
15 26 (14.36%) HTML
15 26 (14.36%) JUnit
15 26 (14.36%) JBoss
15 26 (14.36%) Tomcat
15 26 (14.36%) Degree
16 25 (13.81%) OO
17 24 (13.26%) Solaris
17 24 (13.26%) Bash Shell
18 22 (12.15%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (21.55%) Apache
2 26 (14.36%) Tomcat
2 26 (14.36%) JBoss
3 13 (7.18%) MS Exchange
4 12 (6.63%) IIS
5 11 (6.08%) WebSphere
6 10 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (4.97%) Jetty
8 8 (4.42%) CMS
9 4 (2.21%) Drupal
10 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.10%) WordPress
10 2 (1.10%) Confluence
10 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.55%) Node.js
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (4.97%) MS Office
2 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.84%) IaaS
2 10 (5.52%) SaaS
2 10 (5.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.02%) SAN
2 14 (7.73%) Ethernet
3 11 (6.08%) Firewall
4 10 (5.52%) VLAN
4 10 (5.52%) Modbus
4 10 (5.52%) Profibus
5 9 (4.97%) NAS
6 7 (3.87%) SSH
7 6 (3.31%) VPN
8 5 (2.76%) Wireless
9 4 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.21%) DNS
9 4 (2.21%) Bluetooth
10 3 (1.66%) LAN
11 2 (1.10%) WAN
11 2 (1.10%) DHCP
11 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.10%) Network Security
12 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (34.81%) MySQL
2 20 (11.05%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.08%) RDBMS
3 11 (6.08%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.76%) Big Data
7 4 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.55%) HBase
9 1 (0.55%) OLTP
9 1 (0.55%) OLAP
9 1 (0.55%) Informix
Development Applications
1 33 (18.23%) Subversion
2 31 (17.13%) Git (software)
3 29 (16.02%) Maven
4 26 (14.36%) JUnit
5 22 (12.15%) Jenkins
6 21 (11.60%) Eclipse
7 15 (8.29%) Selenium
8 10 (5.52%) Ant
9 7 (3.87%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (3.87%) Liquibase
10 5 (2.76%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (2.21%) Toad
11 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.21%) JIRA
11 4 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.21%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.55%) Mockito
13 1 (0.55%) Concordion
General
1 15 (8.29%) Automotive
1 15 (8.29%) Banking
2 14 (7.73%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) Electronics
3 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.21%) Advertising
4 4 (2.21%) Marketing
5 3 (1.66%) Legal
6 2 (1.10%) Military
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (27.07%) Developer
2 21 (11.60%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.05%) Administrator
3 20 (11.05%) Web Developer
4 18 (9.94%) Java Developer
4 18 (9.94%) PHP Developer
5 17 (9.39%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.39%) Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) PHP Web Developer
7 14 (7.73%) Build Engineer
7 14 (7.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) AIX Administrator
8 13 (7.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 12 (6.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Architect
11 9 (4.97%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.87%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.78%) .NET
2 31 (17.13%) CSS
3 26 (14.36%) HTML
4 22 (12.15%) XML
5 18 (9.94%) J2EE
5 18 (9.94%) Spring
6 16 (8.84%) jQuery
7 14 (7.73%) Qt
7 14 (7.73%) JSON
7 14 (7.73%) Web Services
7 14 (7.73%) CSS3
8 13 (7.18%) HTML5
9 12 (6.63%) JSP
10 11 (6.08%) Sass
11 10 (5.52%) Apache CXF
11 10 (5.52%) JDBC
11 10 (5.52%) XML Schema
11 10 (5.52%) JAXB
12 9 (4.97%) JMS
12 9 (4.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.18%) LPAR
3 9 (4.97%) Replication
3 9 (4.97%) E-Learning
4 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.31%) Clustering
6 4 (2.21%) IVR
6 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.10%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.10%) iPad
8 2 (1.10%) Home Automation
8 2 (1.10%) iPhone
8 2 (1.10%) Telematics
9 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 69 (38.12%) Windows
2 58 (32.04%) UNIX
3 31 (17.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (13.26%) Solaris
5 15 (8.29%) AIX
6 14 (7.73%) HPUX
6 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.52%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.97%) Android
10 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.21%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.21%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.66%) CentOS
12 3 (1.66%) SUSE
13 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.55%) VMS
14 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.78%) Software Engineering
3 30 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (13.81%) OO
5 22 (12.15%) TDD
6 21 (11.60%) DevOps
7 19 (10.50%) OOP
8 17 (9.39%) MVC
8 17 (9.39%) Scrum
9 13 (7.18%) Project Management
9 13 (7.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (6.63%) UML
10 12 (6.63%) Automated Testing
10 12 (6.63%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.52%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.52%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (4.97%) Web Development
13 9 (4.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (30.39%) PHP
2 54 (29.83%) Java
3 38 (20.99%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.23%) SQL
5 24 (13.26%) Bash Shell
6 22 (12.15%) C
6 22 (12.15%) C#
7 21 (11.60%) C++
8 18 (9.94%) PL/SQL
9 16 (8.84%) Perl
10 14 (7.73%) Embedded C
10 14 (7.73%) Embedded C++
11 13 (7.18%) Python
11 13 (7.18%) PowerShell
12 11 (6.08%) Shell Script
12 11 (6.08%) PHP5
13 7 (3.87%) VB
14 6 (3.31%) VBScript
15 5 (2.76%) AWK
16 2 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (14.36%) Degree
2 15 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.66%) ISEB
3 3 (1.66%) OCP
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.10%) HND
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (0.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) JTAG
2 9 (4.97%) QA
3 8 (4.42%) SLA
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.29%) Firmware
3 12 (6.63%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.31%) XenApp
6 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.21%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.21%) vSphere
7 2 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.55%) XenServer
8 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (9.39%) Puppet
2 6 (3.31%) Opsview
2 6 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.21%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.66%) SCCM
5 3 (1.66%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.10%) Control-M
6 2 (1.10%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.55%) Nessus
7 1 (0.55%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 37 (20.44%) Red Hat
2 31 (17.13%) VMware
3 30 (16.57%) Oracle
4 16 (8.84%) IBM
5 14 (7.73%) NetApp
5 14 (7.73%) Freescale
6 13 (7.18%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.97%) Cisco
7 9 (4.97%) CheckPoint
8 8 (4.42%) Zend
9 7 (3.87%) EMC
9 7 (3.87%) Citrix
10 6 (3.31%) Symantec
10 6 (3.31%) Kaspersky
11 5 (2.76%) HP
12 3 (1.66%) Juniper
12 3 (1.66%) F5
13 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.10%) BMC
13 2 (1.10%) Hitachi
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