The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 49 63 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.10% 12.48% 11.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 51.22% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 82
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,150 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 77 123 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 15.88% 24.36% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 62 109 171
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Sheffield

Linux
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Linux in Sheffield

Linux
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Sheffield over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.02%) SQL
2 37 (43.02%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (40.70%) Puppet
4 33 (38.37%) MySQL
5 32 (37.21%) Oracle
5 32 (37.21%) Unix
6 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (32.56%) Scrum
8 27 (31.40%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (30.23%) DevOps
10 25 (29.07%) Configuration Management
11 24 (27.91%) Bash Shell
12 23 (26.74%) Python
13 21 (24.42%) OpenStack
14 20 (23.26%) Cobbler
14 20 (23.26%) CloudStack
14 20 (23.26%) vSphere
14 20 (23.26%) EnterpriseDB
14 20 (23.26%) XenServer
14 20 (23.26%) Xen
14 20 (23.26%) RUP
14 20 (23.26%) DSDM
14 20 (23.26%) Windows
14 20 (23.26%) Tivoli
14 20 (23.26%) Shell Script
14 20 (23.26%) TDD
14 20 (23.26%) Ruby
15 19 (22.09%) Java
15 19 (22.09%) JavaScript

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 21 (24.42%) OpenStack
2 20 (23.26%) CloudStack
3 13 (15.12%) Apache
3 13 (15.12%) JBoss
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (4.65%) nginx
5 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.33%) Confluence
7 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) IIS
7 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 37 (43.02%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.98%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) Quay.io
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Firewall
1 8 (9.30%) SAN
2 5 (5.81%) VPN
3 3 (3.49%) DHCP
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
4 2 (2.33%) AMQP
4 2 (2.33%) LAN
4 2 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (1.16%) LTE
5 1 (1.16%) Network Security
5 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.37%) MySQL
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.81%) Big Data
4 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.16%) OpenStack Swift
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (6.98%) Subversion
5 4 (4.65%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.49%) Selenium
6 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.33%) JIRA
7 2 (2.33%) JUnit
7 2 (2.33%) Scrutinizer-CI
7 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.16%) Ant
8 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Java Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Platform Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) PHP Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) REST
2 16 (18.60%) SOAP
3 11 (12.79%) Spring
4 9 (10.47%) CSS
4 9 (10.47%) HTML
4 9 (10.47%) LAMP
4 9 (10.47%) Web Services
5 7 (8.14%) XML
6 6 (6.98%) Laravel
7 5 (5.81%) Symfony
8 4 (4.65%) jQuery
8 4 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.49%) .NET
9 3 (3.49%) CSS3
9 3 (3.49%) HTML5
10 2 (2.33%) Behat
10 2 (2.33%) Gearman
10 2 (2.33%) Gherkin
10 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Fintech
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
5 2 (2.33%) iSeries
5 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Unix
2 20 (23.26%) Windows
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) Android
6 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.33%) Debian
6 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.16%) CentOS
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (32.56%) Scrum
4 26 (30.23%) DevOps
5 25 (29.07%) Configuration Management
6 20 (23.26%) DSDM
6 20 (23.26%) RUP
6 20 (23.26%) TDD
7 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (15.12%) ITIL
9 11 (12.79%) BDD
10 10 (11.63%) MVC
10 10 (11.63%) OWASP
11 9 (10.47%) SDLC
11 9 (10.47%) SOA
12 8 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (9.30%) OO
12 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
13 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
14 6 (6.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) SQL
2 24 (27.91%) Bash Shell
3 23 (26.74%) Python
4 20 (23.26%) Ruby
4 20 (23.26%) Shell Script
5 19 (22.09%) Java
5 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
6 15 (17.44%) PHP
7 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.33%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.33%) AWK
8 2 (2.33%) sed
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) AWS Certification
2 9 (10.47%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) CISA
3 4 (4.65%) CISM
3 4 (4.65%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) CCNA
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.16%) OCP
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) vSphere
1 20 (23.26%) Xen
1 20 (23.26%) XenServer
2 14 (16.28%) Docker
3 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.81%) vCloud
7 4 (4.65%) GlusterFS
7 4 (4.65%) iptables
7 4 (4.65%) Varnish
8 1 (1.16%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 35 (40.70%) Puppet
2 27 (31.40%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (23.26%) Cobbler
3 20 (23.26%) Tivoli
4 9 (10.47%) Ansible
5 4 (4.65%) HAProxy
5 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.65%) Terraform
6 2 (2.33%) SCCM
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle
2 20 (23.26%) EnterpriseDB
3 12 (13.95%) VMware
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.98%) Cisco
6 5 (5.81%) Hitachi
6 5 (5.81%) HP
6 5 (5.81%) NetApp
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.81%) Zend
7 4 (4.65%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.33%) Tableau
9 1 (1.16%) Adobe
9 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.16%) Intel
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