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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 103 92 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.79% 11.79% 12.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.79% 42.79% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 92
Average salary £34,000 £32,200 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,675 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
280 215 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.32% 27.56% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 252 166 225
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -9 80 £34,500 +7.14% 12
Doncaster -5 8 £40,000 +37.93%
Barnsley - 7 £33,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (35.80%) UNIX
2 59 (33.52%) MySQL
2 59 (33.52%) Java
3 52 (29.55%) Windows
4 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (26.70%) Subversion
6 45 (25.57%) SQL
7 44 (25.00%) PHP
8 41 (23.30%) Git (software)
9 36 (20.45%) Oracle
10 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
10 35 (19.89%) Software Engineering
10 35 (19.89%) CSS
11 34 (19.32%) JavaScript
12 31 (17.61%) HTML
13 30 (17.05%) Degree
13 30 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (17.05%) JUnit
14 29 (16.48%) Maven
15 28 (15.91%) OO
16 27 (15.34%) Eclipse
17 26 (14.77%) VMware
17 26 (14.77%) Red Hat
17 26 (14.77%) Solaris
17 26 (14.77%) .NET
17 26 (14.77%) Spring
17 26 (14.77%) Apache
18 25 (14.20%) Jenkins
19 24 (13.64%) jQuery
19 24 (13.64%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (14.77%) Apache
2 22 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 22 (12.50%) JBoss
3 15 (8.52%) IIS
4 14 (7.95%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.68%) CMS
6 9 (5.11%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (5.11%) Jetty
6 9 (5.11%) WordPress
7 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.84%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.84%) Drupal
8 5 (2.84%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.14%) Confluence
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.84%) MS Project
4 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.55%) IaaS
2 5 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) PaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.64%) SAN
2 13 (7.39%) Firewall
3 10 (5.68%) DNS
4 6 (3.41%) LAN
4 6 (3.41%) Ethernet
4 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.41%) NAS
4 6 (3.41%) Modbus
4 6 (3.41%) Profibus
5 5 (2.84%) WAN
5 5 (2.84%) DHCP
6 4 (2.27%) HTTP
6 4 (2.27%) SSH
7 3 (1.70%) LDAP
7 3 (1.70%) VPN
7 3 (1.70%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) Internet
8 2 (1.14%) MPLS
8 2 (1.14%) VLAN
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (33.52%) MySQL
2 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.52%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (7.39%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.82%) RDBMS
7 11 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (3.98%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 7 (3.98%) Big Data
9 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.14%) Informix
10 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.57%) Redis
11 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 47 (26.70%) Subversion
2 41 (23.30%) Git (software)
3 30 (17.05%) JUnit
4 29 (16.48%) Maven
5 27 (15.34%) Eclipse
6 25 (14.20%) Jenkins
7 18 (10.23%) Selenium
8 11 (6.25%) Ant
9 9 (5.11%) Liquibase
10 7 (3.98%) JIRA
10 7 (3.98%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.14%) TestNG
13 2 (1.14%) RSpec
14 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.57%) Hudson
14 1 (0.57%) GDB
General
1 13 (7.39%) Finance
2 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.41%) Electronics
3 6 (3.41%) Automotive
4 5 (2.84%) Military
4 5 (2.84%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (35.80%) Developer
2 27 (15.34%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.07%) Web Developer
4 22 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 16 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 16 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (8.52%) DBA
6 15 (8.52%) Oracle DBA
6 15 (8.52%) Administrator
7 14 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.95%) Architect
8 13 (7.39%) Analyst
9 12 (6.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.11%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.11%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.98%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.98%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.89%) CSS
2 31 (17.61%) HTML
3 26 (14.77%) .NET
3 26 (14.77%) Spring
4 24 (13.64%) jQuery
5 22 (12.50%) J2EE
6 15 (8.52%) Web Services
6 15 (8.52%) XML
7 14 (7.95%) JSP
7 14 (7.95%) HTML5
8 13 (7.39%) CSS3
9 12 (6.82%) JSON
10 11 (6.25%) Apache CXF
10 11 (6.25%) RESTful
10 11 (6.25%) LAMP
10 11 (6.25%) JDBC
10 11 (6.25%) XML Schema
10 11 (6.25%) JAXB
11 10 (5.68%) Hibernate
11 10 (5.68%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.39%) Replication
3 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.84%) IVR
4 5 (2.84%) LPAR
5 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.27%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.70%) User Experience
6 3 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) iPad
7 2 (1.14%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.14%) iPhone
7 2 (1.14%) Telematics
8 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.57%) Open Source
8 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.80%) UNIX
2 52 (29.55%) Windows
3 26 (14.77%) Solaris
4 22 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (8.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (7.95%) HPUX
7 12 (6.82%) Apple iOS
7 12 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (6.25%) Android
9 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.55%) AIX
11 6 (3.41%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.84%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.27%) SUSE
14 3 (1.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.14%) Debian
15 2 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.89%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (15.91%) OO
5 23 (13.07%) Scrum
6 22 (12.50%) TDD
7 21 (11.93%) Project Management
8 17 (9.66%) OOP
9 15 (8.52%) DevOps
10 13 (7.39%) Migration
11 12 (6.82%) MVC
11 12 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.82%) Web Development
11 12 (6.82%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
12 11 (6.25%) UML
13 10 (5.68%) ITIL
13 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.68%) Workflow
14 8 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 59 (33.52%) Java
2 45 (25.57%) SQL
3 44 (25.00%) PHP
4 34 (19.32%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.93%) Perl
6 15 (8.52%) PL/SQL
7 14 (7.95%) C#
7 14 (7.95%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.68%) PHP5
10 8 (4.55%) C
11 7 (3.98%) Python
11 7 (3.98%) C++
12 6 (3.41%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.41%) Embedded C++
12 6 (3.41%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.70%) AWK
14 2 (1.14%) Ruby
14 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (17.05%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.84%) HND
4 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.70%) CCNP
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.70%) OCP
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.14%) CCDP
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) CCSP
7 1 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.39%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) JTAG
3 6 (3.41%) SLA
4 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (9.66%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (7.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.68%) Active Directory
5 8 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.41%) Firmware
7 5 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.84%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.27%) vSphere
9 3 (1.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.57%) qmail
10 1 (0.57%) XenApp
10 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (10.80%) Puppet
2 13 (7.39%) NetBackup
3 11 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 10 (5.68%) SCCM
5 8 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.98%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.27%) Opsview
8 3 (1.70%) Foglight
8 3 (1.70%) Cacti
8 3 (1.70%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.70%) Control-M
8 3 (1.70%) Nagios
9 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Oracle
2 26 (14.77%) VMware
2 26 (14.77%) Red Hat
3 13 (7.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.82%) Cisco
5 11 (6.25%) EMC
5 11 (6.25%) NetApp
6 9 (5.11%) IBM
7 7 (3.98%) CommVault
8 6 (3.41%) HP
8 6 (3.41%) Freescale
9 5 (2.84%) Zend
9 5 (2.84%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.84%) Dell
10 3 (1.70%) Sun
10 3 (1.70%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.70%) BMC
10 3 (1.70%) Veritas
10 3 (1.70%) F5
11 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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learndirect
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Good Benefits
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Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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