The table below looks at the statistics for yum skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited yum over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 830 823 864
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +41
Permanent jobs citing yum 49 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.047% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.69% 0.76% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 8
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7107 6459 6190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.74% 6.23% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5732 5081 5012
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing yum within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

yum Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

yum
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing yum within the UK.

yum Salary Trend in the UK

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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing yum over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

yum Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing yum within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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
England +1 49 £62,500 +38.88% 2
London +36 38 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Gloucester +6 7 £42,500 -2.85%
Gloucestershire -11 7 £42,500 -2.85%
South West -16 7 £42,500 -2.85%
City of London +6 4 £70,000 +55.55% 1
West Yorkshire -4 2 £35,000 +55.55%
Yorkshire -18 2 £35,000 +55.55%
West Midlands -10 1 £43,250 +0.87%
Birmingham -14 1 £43,250 +0.87%
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing yum 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 yum.

1 74 (91.36%) Linux
2 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
3 37 (45.68%) Git (software)
4 36 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (41.98%) Perl
6 32 (39.51%) UNIX
6 32 (39.51%) Puppet
7 28 (34.57%) TDD
8 27 (33.33%) MySQL
8 27 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 25 (30.86%) Jenkins
9 25 (30.86%) Solaris
9 25 (30.86%) DNS
10 24 (29.63%) XML
10 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (29.63%) JSON
10 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (28.40%) Oracle
12 22 (27.16%) NFS
12 22 (27.16%) Kernel Tuning
12 22 (27.16%) REST
13 21 (25.93%) Bourne shell
13 21 (25.93%) LDAP
13 21 (25.93%) Python
14 20 (24.69%) DHCP
14 20 (24.69%) Nagios
14 20 (24.69%) Capacity Planning
15 19 (23.46%) CSS
16 18 (22.22%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing yum 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 yum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.81%) Mule
2 11 (13.58%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) nginx
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) DNS
2 21 (25.93%) LDAP
3 20 (24.69%) DHCP
4 15 (18.52%) SSH
5 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.58%) HTTP
6 11 (13.58%) SAN
7 10 (12.35%) Firewall
8 9 (11.11%) SMTP
9 7 (8.64%) InfiniBand
9 7 (8.64%) Kerberos
9 7 (8.64%) SNMP
9 7 (8.64%) Ethernet
10 5 (6.17%) SSL
11 3 (3.70%) VoIP
12 2 (2.47%) IPv4
12 2 (2.47%) OSPF
12 2 (2.47%) BGP
13 1 (1.23%) Network Security
13 1 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.33%) MySQL
2 10 (12.35%) CouchDB
2 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.35%) Redis
2 10 (12.35%) Big Data
3 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (45.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (30.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
4 5 (6.17%) JIRA
4 5 (6.17%) ClearCase
4 5 (6.17%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.47%) XMLUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Financial Institution
2 5 (6.17%) Games
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) UNIX Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Web Development Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Development Manager
3 12 (14.81%) Web Manager
4 10 (12.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.88%) Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) UNIX Support
7 6 (7.41%) Android Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) XML
1 24 (29.63%) JSON
2 22 (27.16%) REST
3 19 (23.46%) CSS
4 14 (17.28%) HTML5
4 14 (17.28%) jQuery
4 14 (17.28%) HTML
5 12 (14.81%) Spring
5 12 (14.81%) Apache Camel
6 7 (8.64%) Android SDK
6 7 (8.64%) Ajax
7 5 (6.17%) .NET
7 5 (6.17%) J2EE
7 5 (6.17%) J2ME
7 5 (6.17%) Ext JS
8 4 (4.94%) iOS SDK
9 2 (2.47%) RESTful
9 2 (2.47%) CSS3
9 2 (2.47%) LESS
10 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Open Source
3 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) Clustering
6 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) HACMP
7 1 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 74 (91.36%) Linux
2 32 (39.51%) UNIX
3 25 (30.86%) Solaris
4 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (20.99%) Windows
6 14 (17.28%) CentOS
7 7 (8.64%) Android
8 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.70%) AIX
10 1 (1.23%) HPUX
10 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.23%) OpenBSD
10 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) TDD
3 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (27.16%) Kernel Tuning
5 20 (24.69%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (19.75%) OO
7 14 (17.28%) OOP
7 14 (17.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (16.05%) Load Balancing
8 13 (16.05%) Capacity Management
9 12 (14.81%) Web Development
10 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
11 10 (12.35%) MapReduce
11 10 (12.35%) Low Latency
12 8 (9.88%) Time Management
13 7 (8.64%) Release Management
13 7 (8.64%) Android Development
13 7 (8.64%) Software Deployment
14 6 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) Perl
2 27 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 21 (25.93%) Bourne shell
3 21 (25.93%) Python
4 17 (20.99%) Java
5 15 (18.52%) PHP
6 13 (16.05%) Scala
7 12 (14.81%) PHP5
8 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.41%) Ruby
10 5 (6.17%) C#
11 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) PhD
1 10 (12.35%) RHCE
2 9 (11.11%) Degree
3 8 (9.88%) NCDA
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 5 (6.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (27.16%) NFS
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.64%) qmail
4 4 (4.94%) KVM
5 3 (3.70%) RHEV
6 1 (1.23%) Ceph
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.23%) Postfix
6 1 (1.23%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.23%) Varnish
6 1 (1.23%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.23%) Openswan
6 1 (1.23%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (1.23%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (1.23%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 36 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (39.51%) Puppet
3 20 (24.69%) Nagios
4 10 (12.35%) NetBackup
5 7 (8.64%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.70%) BladeLogic
7 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.47%) logstash
8 1 (1.23%) Pingdom
8 1 (1.23%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.23%) Bacula
8 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.23%) Cacti
8 1 (1.23%) Munin
8 1 (1.23%) Foglight
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Red Hat
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle
3 18 (22.22%) HP
4 13 (16.05%) NetApp
4 13 (16.05%) Veritas
5 11 (13.58%) CA
6 10 (12.35%) Brocade
7 8 (9.88%) Intel
8 5 (6.17%) Perforce
9 3 (3.70%) BMC
9 3 (3.70%) IBM
10 2 (2.47%) EMC
10 2 (2.47%) Cisco
10 2 (2.47%) VMware
10 2 (2.47%) Symantec
10 2 (2.47%) Splunk
11 1 (1.23%) Percona
11 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.23%) Zend
11 1 (1.23%) SolarWinds