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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 101 139 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.40% 15.39% 9.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.01% 57.92% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 126 75
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £33,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
198 240 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.18% 26.58% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 157 211 260
Median salary £31,000 £38,250 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.95% +20.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 67 £47,500 +21.79% 11
Doncaster -4 19 £37,500 -25.00%
Barnsley +6 13 £45,000 +41.73% 2
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
2 79 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (33.00%) Windows
4 64 (32.00%) Java
4 64 (32.00%) Finance
5 58 (29.00%) Scrum
5 58 (29.00%) VMware
6 57 (28.50%) HTML
7 55 (27.50%) Unit Testing
7 55 (27.50%) Git (software)
8 54 (27.00%) SQL
9 48 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (23.00%) Oracle
10 46 (23.00%) Tomcat
11 45 (22.50%) Python
12 44 (22.00%) MVC
12 44 (22.00%) Degree
12 44 (22.00%) Bash Shell
13 42 (21.00%) PHP
14 40 (20.00%) CSS
14 40 (20.00%) TDD
15 39 (19.50%) J2EE
15 39 (19.50%) MySQL
15 39 (19.50%) Computer Science
16 38 (19.00%) Puppet
16 38 (19.00%) Perl
16 38 (19.00%) OO
16 38 (19.00%) Red Hat
16 38 (19.00%) Spring
17 36 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 46 (23.00%) Tomcat
2 29 (14.50%) Apache
3 23 (11.50%) WebSphere
4 22 (11.00%) Jetty
5 21 (10.50%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (8.00%) Apache Solr
6 16 (8.00%) JBoss
7 13 (6.50%) CloudStack
8 11 (5.50%) nginx
9 5 (2.50%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.00%) IIS
11 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.50%) Liferay
12 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.00%) WordPress
13 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.50%) SAN
2 20 (10.00%) HTTP
3 19 (9.50%) Firewall
4 14 (7.00%) DNS
5 11 (5.50%) DHCP
6 9 (4.50%) NAS
6 9 (4.50%) VoIP
7 8 (4.00%) Junos
8 7 (3.50%) Internet
8 7 (3.50%) MPLS
8 7 (3.50%) NetScaler
9 6 (3.00%) Asterisk PBX
9 6 (3.00%) BGP
9 6 (3.00%) IPsec
9 6 (3.00%) OpenVPN
9 6 (3.00%) OSPF
9 6 (3.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.50%) VPN
11 4 (2.00%) Intranet
11 4 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.50%) MySQL
2 28 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.50%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.50%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.00%) Informix
6 9 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.00%) Big Data
11 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.00%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.00%) Redis
12 1 (0.50%) DataStage
12 1 (0.50%) DB2
12 1 (0.50%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 55 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 35 (17.50%) Subversion
3 26 (13.00%) Jenkins
4 22 (11.00%) Ant
4 22 (11.00%) Eclipse
4 22 (11.00%) Gradle
4 22 (11.00%) JUnit
4 22 (11.00%) Maven
4 22 (11.00%) Mockito
5 10 (5.00%) JIRA
6 6 (3.00%) Burp Suite
6 6 (3.00%) Metasploit
7 5 (2.50%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.50%) AppScan
8 3 (1.50%) Hudson
8 3 (1.50%) JMeter
8 3 (1.50%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.50%) Xdebug
9 2 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 64 (32.00%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Automotive
3 4 (2.00%) Banking
4 3 (1.50%) Advertising
4 3 (1.50%) Local Government
5 2 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (34.00%) Developer
2 35 (17.50%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 21 (10.50%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (8.50%) Administrator
7 17 (8.50%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.50%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (6.50%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) Senior PHP Developer
12 10 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.50%) HTML
2 40 (20.00%) CSS
3 39 (19.50%) J2EE
4 38 (19.00%) Spring
5 32 (16.00%) RESTful
6 29 (14.50%) Laravel
7 26 (13.00%) Symfony
8 25 (12.50%) Web Services
9 24 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
9 24 (12.00%) JSON
10 23 (11.50%) XML
11 22 (11.00%) Apache Camel
11 22 (11.00%) Apache CXF
11 22 (11.00%) Java EE
11 22 (11.00%) JAXB
11 22 (11.00%) JAX-WS
11 22 (11.00%) JMS
12 13 (6.50%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.00%) iBATIS
13 12 (6.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.50%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 23 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.50%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (4.00%) Telematics
6 7 (3.50%) iPad
6 7 (3.50%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.00%) Clustering
7 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.50%) User Experience
9 4 (2.00%) NHS
10 3 (1.50%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.50%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.50%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.00%) Windows
2 36 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (9.50%) Unix
5 11 (5.50%) Debian
6 10 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.50%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (3.50%) Kali Linux
8 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.00%) Solaris
9 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.50%) CentOS
11 3 (1.50%) AIX
11 3 (1.50%) HPUX
11 3 (1.50%) SUSE
11 3 (1.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.50%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.00%) Scrum
3 55 (27.50%) Unit Testing
4 48 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (22.00%) MVC
6 40 (20.00%) TDD
7 38 (19.00%) OO
8 34 (17.00%) SOA
9 31 (15.50%) Web Development
10 30 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 24 (12.00%) Kanban
12 23 (11.50%) Configuration Management
12 23 (11.50%) Mentoring
13 22 (11.00%) Mobile Development
13 22 (11.00%) OOP
13 22 (11.00%) UML
14 19 (9.50%) DevOps
15 18 (9.00%) High Availability
16 16 (8.00%) ITIL
17 14 (7.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
2 64 (32.00%) Java
3 54 (27.00%) SQL
4 45 (22.50%) Python
5 44 (22.00%) Bash Shell
6 42 (21.00%) PHP
7 38 (19.00%) Perl
8 35 (17.50%) Shell Script
9 28 (14.00%) PL/SQL
10 15 (7.50%) Ruby
11 10 (5.00%) C
11 10 (5.00%) C++
12 9 (4.50%) Embedded C
13 8 (4.00%) Embedded C++
13 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.00%) C#
15 4 (2.00%) Scala
16 3 (1.50%) AWK
16 3 (1.50%) sed
17 2 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (22.00%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) CCNP
2 5 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.50%) CCIE
4 3 (1.50%) CEH
4 3 (1.50%) CISSP
4 3 (1.50%) OSCP
4 3 (1.50%) RHCE
5 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.00%) CCDE
5 2 (1.00%) CCSP
5 2 (1.00%) MCSA
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) NCDA
5 2 (1.00%) NCIE
5 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 33 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.50%) Docker
3 9 (4.50%) vSphere
4 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.00%) KVM
4 6 (3.00%) LXC
5 3 (1.50%) iptables
5 3 (1.50%) NFS
5 3 (1.50%) Postfix
5 3 (1.50%) Squid
5 3 (1.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.00%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.00%) vCloud
6 2 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.50%) qmail
7 1 (0.50%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (19.00%) Puppet
2 35 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (15.50%) Nagios
4 23 (11.50%) Salt
5 18 (9.00%) Opsview
6 17 (8.50%) Ansible
7 11 (5.50%) Cacti
7 11 (5.50%) Graphite
8 10 (5.00%) FortiGate
8 10 (5.00%) Grafana
9 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 6 (3.00%) Nessus
11 4 (2.00%) CFEngine
12 3 (1.50%) HP Fortify
12 3 (1.50%) Nmap
13 2 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.50%) SCCM
14 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 58 (29.00%) VMware
2 46 (23.00%) Oracle
3 38 (19.00%) Red Hat
4 21 (10.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (9.50%) Zend
6 14 (7.00%) Citrix
7 13 (6.50%) Cisco
7 13 (6.50%) HP
8 12 (6.00%) F5
9 11 (5.50%) Apple
10 7 (3.50%) Dell
11 6 (3.00%) Brocade
11 6 (3.00%) EMC
11 6 (3.00%) NetApp
12 5 (2.50%) Juniper
13 4 (2.00%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.50%) IBM
14 3 (1.50%) Novell
14 3 (1.50%) SAP
15 2 (1.00%) Symantec
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