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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 883 888 855
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Permanent jobs citing yum 7 45 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.037% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.092% 0.60% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 33
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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
7597 7486 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.87% 6.23% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 5917 5180
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

yum
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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

yum Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 9 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 24 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
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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 -27 5 £65,000 +44.44% 5
London +9 4 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Cardiff - 2 £42,000 -
South Wales - 2 £42,000 -
Wales - 2 £42,000 -
Burnley - 1 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £32,500 - 1

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 52 (91.23%) Linux
2 36 (63.16%) Perl
3 34 (59.65%) UNIX
4 33 (57.89%) Puppet
5 29 (50.88%) Bash Shell
6 27 (47.37%) Solaris
6 27 (47.37%) Red Hat
7 26 (45.61%) DNS
7 26 (45.61%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (43.86%) LDAP
8 25 (43.86%) Oracle
8 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (42.11%) Nagios
9 24 (42.11%) Bourne shell
9 24 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (40.35%) NFS
11 22 (38.60%) Kernel Tuning
12 21 (36.84%) HP
13 20 (35.09%) Windows
13 20 (35.09%) DHCP
14 19 (33.33%) Python
14 19 (33.33%) TDD
15 17 (29.82%) Oracle RAC
15 17 (29.82%) MySQL
15 17 (29.82%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (28.07%) NetApp
16 16 (28.07%) Veritas
16 16 (28.07%) SAN
16 16 (28.07%) Load Balancing
16 16 (28.07%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (17.54%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Mule
3 3 (5.26%) nginx
3 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) DNS
2 25 (43.86%) LDAP
3 20 (35.09%) DHCP
4 16 (28.07%) SAN
5 11 (19.30%) Firewall
6 9 (15.79%) HTTP
6 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 9 (15.79%) SMTP
7 7 (12.28%) InfiniBand
7 7 (12.28%) Kerberos
7 7 (12.28%) SNMP
7 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.02%) VoIP
9 3 (5.26%) SSL
10 2 (3.51%) IPv4
10 2 (3.51%) OSPF
10 2 (3.51%) BGP
10 2 (3.51%) Network Security
10 2 (3.51%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (3.51%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.77%) CouchDB
3 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.77%) Redis
3 5 (8.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.77%) ClearCase
3 5 (8.77%) Bugzilla
3 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.02%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) UNIX Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.04%) Administrator
4 8 (14.04%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) UNIX Support
5 7 (12.28%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Android Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) XML
1 13 (22.81%) JSON
1 13 (22.81%) REST
2 6 (10.53%) Android SDK
3 5 (8.77%) Apache Camel
3 5 (8.77%) Ext JS
3 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 5 (8.77%) J2EE
3 5 (8.77%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) J2ME
3 5 (8.77%) Spring
3 5 (8.77%) Ajax
4 2 (3.51%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Open Source
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) HACMP
6 1 (1.75%) LPAR
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (91.23%) Linux
2 34 (59.65%) UNIX
3 27 (47.37%) Solaris
4 24 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (35.09%) Windows
6 6 (10.53%) Android
7 5 (8.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.51%) FreeBSD
8 2 (3.51%) Debian
8 2 (3.51%) OpenBSD
8 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) AIX
9 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Kernel Tuning
3 19 (33.33%) TDD
4 17 (29.82%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (28.07%) Load Balancing
6 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.81%) Capacity Management
8 10 (17.54%) OO
9 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.04%) Time Management
9 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Release Management
10 7 (12.28%) Software Deployment
10 7 (12.28%) Low Latency
11 6 (10.53%) Android Development
11 6 (10.53%) ITIL
11 6 (10.53%) Change Management
12 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.77%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) Perl
2 29 (50.88%) Bash Shell
3 24 (42.11%) Bourne shell
4 19 (33.33%) Python
5 10 (17.54%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) Ruby
7 5 (8.77%) Scala
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.77%) C#
8 3 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (3.51%) SQL
9 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) RHCE
2 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) NCDA
3 5 (8.77%) PhD
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (40.35%) NFS
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 7 (12.28%) qmail
5 2 (3.51%) Postfix
5 2 (3.51%) Sendmail
5 2 (3.51%) Varnish
5 2 (3.51%) Dovecot
5 2 (3.51%) Openswan
5 2 (3.51%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (3.51%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (3.51%) Corosync
5 2 (3.51%) KVM
5 2 (3.51%) Ceph
5 2 (3.51%) iptables
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (57.89%) Puppet
2 26 (45.61%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (42.11%) Nagios
4 13 (22.81%) NetBackup
5 7 (12.28%) Zenoss
6 3 (5.26%) logstash
7 2 (3.51%) Rsyslog
7 2 (3.51%) Bacula
7 2 (3.51%) Pacemaker
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (3.51%) Cacti
7 2 (3.51%) Munin
8 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.75%) Foglight
8 1 (1.75%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 25 (43.86%) Oracle
3 21 (36.84%) HP
4 16 (28.07%) NetApp
4 16 (28.07%) Veritas
5 14 (24.56%) CA
6 13 (22.81%) Brocade
7 7 (12.28%) Intel
8 5 (8.77%) Perforce
9 4 (7.02%) VMware
10 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.51%) Splunk
10 2 (3.51%) Percona
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco
10 2 (3.51%) Symantec
11 1 (1.75%) IBM
11 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.75%) Zend
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