Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 99 162 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.42% 11.74% 13.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.60% 60.67% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 135 152
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,038 £27,200 £26,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 250 267 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 18.74% 19.35% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 190 231 328
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux 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 in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Linux in South Yorkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux 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 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -3 74 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Doncaster +10 21 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Rotherham -10 1 £22,500 -33.33% 1
Barnsley -29 1 £25,000 -41.18% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 37 (37.37%) Degree
2 30 (30.30%) Red Hat
3 29 (29.29%) Oracle
3 29 (29.29%) SQL
3 29 (29.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (29.29%) VMware
4 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.28%) DevOps
5 27 (27.27%) Windows
6 25 (25.25%) MySQL
7 24 (24.24%) Java
8 23 (23.23%) Python
8 23 (23.23%) Oracle Database
8 23 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (22.22%) Puppet
10 21 (21.21%) Ansible
11 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
11 20 (20.20%) Apache
11 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
11 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (19.19%) Docker
12 19 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
13 18 (18.18%) PHP
14 17 (17.17%) ITIL
14 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
15 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (15.15%) Unix
16 15 (15.15%) Web Services
16 15 (15.15%) HTML

Linux
Co-occurring 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 20 (20.20%) Apache
1 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.08%) JBoss
4 6 (6.06%) nginx
5 5 (5.05%) Confluence
5 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.05%) WordPress
6 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.03%) IIS
8 2 (2.02%) CMS
9 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.07%) SaaS
4 5 (5.05%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.03%) Serverless
7 2 (2.02%) PaaS
8 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.01%) GitHub
8 1 (1.01%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.01%) IaaS
8 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) DNS
1 14 (14.14%) HTTP
2 8 (8.08%) Firewall
3 7 (7.07%) SMTP
4 5 (5.05%) DHCP
5 4 (4.04%) VPN
6 3 (3.03%) BGP
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.03%) IPv6
6 3 (3.03%) Junos
6 3 (3.03%) MPLS
6 3 (3.03%) OSPF
6 3 (3.03%) VoIP
7 2 (2.02%) Internet
7 2 (2.02%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.02%) SSL
8 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.01%) NAS
8 1 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (1.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.25%) MySQL
2 23 (23.23%) Oracle Database
3 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.02%) Big Data
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.02%) Redis
10 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.01%) DB2
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
1 13 (13.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.07%) JIRA
4 6 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (4.04%) Subversion
6 3 (3.03%) git-flow
6 3 (3.03%) GitLab
6 3 (3.03%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.03%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.02%) AppScan
7 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.02%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.01%) Hudson
8 1 (1.01%) Maven
8 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.01%) Selenium
8 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Games
3 4 (4.04%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.04%) Automotive
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) French Language
5 2 (2.02%) German Language
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Developer
2 14 (14.14%) Administrator
2 14 (14.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) DBA
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (8.08%) PHP Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.07%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.05%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) HTML
1 15 (15.15%) Web Services
2 13 (13.13%) CSS
3 12 (12.12%) jQuery
4 8 (8.08%) CSS3
4 8 (8.08%) HTML5
4 8 (8.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 6 (6.06%) Laravel
5 6 (6.06%) RESTful
5 6 (6.06%) SAML
5 6 (6.06%) SOAP
6 5 (5.05%) LAMP
6 5 (5.05%) LDAP
6 5 (5.05%) Node.js
6 5 (5.05%) Twig
7 4 (4.04%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (4.04%) Memcached
8 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.03%) Handlebars
8 3 (3.03%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.06%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.06%) Learning Management System
5 6 (6.06%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (3.03%) e-Learning
7 3 (3.03%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Clustering
8 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 27 (27.27%) Windows
3 15 (15.15%) Unix
4 14 (14.14%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.11%) SUSE
6 8 (8.08%) CentOS
6 8 (8.08%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.04%) Debian
8 4 (4.04%) Fedora
8 4 (4.04%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.01%) DC/OS
10 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) DevOps
2 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
3 17 (17.17%) ITIL
4 16 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.10%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.10%) Migration
7 8 (8.08%) Data Centre Operations
7 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.07%) ERP
8 7 (7.07%) Security Patching
8 7 (7.07%) Web Development
9 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.06%) Open Source
9 6 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Server Building
9 6 (6.06%) Server Hardening
10 5 (5.05%) Analytics
10 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.29%) SQL
2 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.24%) Java
4 23 (23.23%) Python
5 18 (18.18%) PHP
6 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
7 12 (12.12%) Shell Script
8 11 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 10 (10.10%) Perl
10 8 (8.08%) Ruby
11 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
12 4 (4.04%) C++
13 2 (2.02%) C#
13 2 (2.02%) Groovy
14 1 (1.01%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.01%) AWK
14 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.01%) sed
Qualifications
1 37 (37.37%) Degree
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (8.08%) OCP
4 7 (7.07%) RHCE
5 6 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (6.06%) RHCSA
6 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.04%) AWS Certification
7 4 (4.04%) MCITP
7 4 (4.04%) MCSA
7 4 (4.04%) MCTS
8 3 (3.03%) CISA
8 3 (3.03%) CISM
8 3 (3.03%) CISSP
9 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.01%) OCA
9 1 (1.01%) OCAJ
9 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) GCP
1 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (19.19%) Docker
2 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (8.08%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (6.06%) Gluster
4 6 (6.06%) GlusterFS
5 2 (2.02%) KVM
5 2 (2.02%) Varnish
5 2 (2.02%) Xen
6 1 (1.01%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.01%) NDS
6 1 (1.01%) NFS
6 1 (1.01%) Postfix
6 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (22.22%) Puppet
2 21 (21.21%) Ansible
3 19 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (12.12%) Nagios
5 8 (8.08%) Data Guard
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (8.08%) Terraform
6 6 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (6.06%) vRealize
7 5 (5.05%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
8 4 (4.04%) Graphite
9 3 (3.03%) Nessus
10 2 (2.02%) HP Fortify
11 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
11 1 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (1.01%) Opsview
11 1 (1.01%) Xymon
11 1 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (30.30%) Red Hat
2 29 (29.29%) Oracle
2 29 (29.29%) VMware
3 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.10%) Cisco
5 7 (7.07%) EMC
6 4 (4.04%) Google
6 4 (4.04%) Veeam
7 3 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) Juniper
8 2 (2.02%) Citrix
8 2 (2.02%) Informatica
8 2 (2.02%) NetApp
8 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.02%) Zend
9 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.01%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.01%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL