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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 23 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 58 96 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.15% 12.03% 10.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.15% 54.55% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 81 79
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
123 176 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.40% 22.06% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 105 155 203
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 39 £47,500 +13.77% 12
Doncaster -2 6 £42,500 - 1
Barnsley -7 4 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Rotherham +2 3 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 63 (50.81%) SQL
2 62 (50.00%) Java
3 56 (45.16%) Windows
4 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
5 47 (37.90%) Python
6 44 (35.48%) VMware
7 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (33.06%) Oracle
7 41 (33.06%) Unix
8 40 (32.26%) DevOps
9 37 (29.84%) Bash Shell
10 35 (28.23%) .NET
11 33 (26.61%) Ant
12 32 (25.81%) JBoss
12 32 (25.81%) Maven
13 30 (24.19%) HTML
14 29 (23.39%) Perl
15 27 (21.77%) Shell Script
16 26 (20.97%) PL/SQL
16 26 (20.97%) Puppet
17 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
17 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
18 24 (19.35%) C
18 24 (19.35%) WebLogic
18 24 (19.35%) MySQL
18 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
18 24 (19.35%) WebSphere
18 24 (19.35%) Scrum
19 23 (18.55%) Degree
19 23 (18.55%) Apache

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (25.81%) JBoss
2 24 (19.35%) WebLogic
2 24 (19.35%) WebSphere
3 23 (18.55%) Apache
4 15 (12.10%) Tomcat
5 11 (8.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (7.26%) OpenStack
7 8 (6.45%) CloudStack
8 6 (4.84%) Liferay
8 6 (4.84%) MS Exchange
9 5 (4.03%) IIS
10 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
11 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.61%) Confluence
12 2 (1.61%) nginx
12 2 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.81%) Drupal
13 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) DNS
2 14 (11.29%) DHCP
3 11 (8.87%) HTTP
4 10 (8.06%) SAN
5 6 (4.84%) Ethernet
5 6 (4.84%) Firewall
5 6 (4.84%) iSCSI
5 6 (4.84%) LDAP
5 6 (4.84%) NAS
5 6 (4.84%) SMTP
5 6 (4.84%) SNMP
5 6 (4.84%) SSL
5 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.84%) tcpdump
5 6 (4.84%) Telnet
6 5 (4.03%) WAN
7 3 (2.42%) BGP
7 3 (2.42%) LAN
7 3 (2.42%) MPLS
7 3 (2.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) MySQL
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.87%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (26.61%) Ant
2 32 (25.81%) Maven
3 25 (20.16%) Git (software)
4 18 (14.52%) Subversion
5 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.68%) Gradle
6 12 (9.68%) JUnit
7 11 (8.87%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.45%) Mockito
9 7 (5.65%) Hudson
10 6 (4.84%) JIRA
11 4 (3.23%) Android Studio
11 4 (3.23%) Burp Suite
11 4 (3.23%) Mercurial
11 4 (3.23%) Metasploit
11 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.61%) Xdebug
General
1 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Automotive
3 5 (4.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Advertising
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Developer
2 30 (24.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (15.32%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Junior
6 10 (8.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (8.06%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Build and Configuration Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Build Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Configuration Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Embedded C Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.23%) .NET
2 30 (24.19%) HTML
3 22 (17.74%) CSS
4 21 (16.94%) .NET Framework
5 19 (15.32%) XML
6 17 (13.71%) J2EE
7 15 (12.10%) Spring
8 13 (10.48%) LAMP
8 13 (10.48%) RESTful
9 8 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (6.45%) Apache Camel
10 7 (5.65%) Qt
10 7 (5.65%) Web Services
11 6 (4.84%) JDBC
11 6 (4.84%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.03%) JSON
12 5 (4.03%) Laravel
12 5 (4.03%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.06%) Fintech
3 6 (4.84%) Clustering
3 6 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.03%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.03%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.61%) iSeries
6 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.16%) Windows
2 41 (33.06%) Unix
3 25 (20.16%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.87%) Solaris
5 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.26%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (4.03%) CentOS
10 4 (3.23%) Android
10 4 (3.23%) Kali Linux
10 4 (3.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.61%) AIX
12 2 (1.61%) Debian
13 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.26%) DevOps
3 24 (19.35%) Scrum
4 20 (16.13%) OO
5 17 (13.71%) ITIL
6 14 (11.29%) SOA
7 13 (10.48%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.68%) TDD
9 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.26%) BDD
10 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (7.26%) MVC
11 8 (6.45%) DSDM
11 8 (6.45%) High Availability
11 8 (6.45%) RUP
11 8 (6.45%) SDLC
12 7 (5.65%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.65%) Migration
13 6 (4.84%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.81%) SQL
2 62 (50.00%) Java
3 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 47 (37.90%) Python
5 37 (29.84%) Bash Shell
6 29 (23.39%) Perl
7 27 (21.77%) Shell Script
8 26 (20.97%) PL/SQL
9 24 (19.35%) C
10 22 (17.74%) PowerShell
11 20 (16.13%) BeanShell
12 17 (13.71%) C#
13 15 (12.10%) Ruby
14 13 (10.48%) PHP
15 12 (9.68%) C++
16 11 (8.87%) COBOL
17 7 (5.65%) Embedded C
18 6 (4.84%) AWK
18 6 (4.84%) sed
19 5 (4.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) RHCE
3 5 (4.03%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.03%) CCNA
3 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.23%) CEH
4 4 (3.23%) OSCP
5 3 (2.42%) CISA
5 3 (2.42%) CISM
5 3 (2.42%) CISSP
6 2 (1.61%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.61%) MCP
6 2 (1.61%) MCSE
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.61%) JTAG
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.45%) vSphere
3 8 (6.45%) Xen
3 8 (6.45%) XenServer
4 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.84%) iptables
5 6 (4.84%) NFS
5 6 (4.84%) Postfix
5 6 (4.84%) Squid
6 4 (3.23%) Docker
7 2 (1.61%) Firmware
7 2 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (20.97%) Puppet
2 17 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.45%) Cobbler
3 8 (6.45%) Tivoli
4 6 (4.84%) Nagios
4 6 (4.84%) Nmap
5 5 (4.03%) Ansible
6 4 (3.23%) Nessus
6 4 (3.23%) Terraform
7 3 (2.42%) SCCM
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (35.48%) VMware
2 41 (33.06%) Oracle
3 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.06%) Cisco
6 8 (6.45%) EnterpriseDB
7 7 (5.65%) HP
7 7 (5.65%) NetApp
8 6 (4.84%) EMC
8 6 (4.84%) Novell
8 6 (4.84%) SAP
9 3 (2.42%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.61%) Avaya
10 2 (1.61%) BT
10 2 (1.61%) Citrix
11 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.81%) Freescale
11 1 (0.81%) Lauterbach
11 1 (0.81%) Zend
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