Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 134 162 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.09% 14.52% 12.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.73% 60.90% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 80 158 135
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £29,963 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 275 266 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.76% 23.84% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 179 230 286
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +13.95% -7.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,625 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -6 101 £49,500 +16.47% 22
Doncaster -2 20 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Barnsley -7 11 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Rotherham -3 1 £29,000 -9.02% 2
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 54 (40.30%) Unix
2 46 (34.33%) Windows
3 36 (26.87%) Degree
4 35 (26.12%) Java
4 35 (26.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (25.37%) SQL
6 33 (24.63%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (23.88%) Python
8 31 (23.13%) Red Hat
8 31 (23.13%) Oracle
8 31 (23.13%) Ansible
8 31 (23.13%) DevOps
8 31 (23.13%) Data Centre
9 30 (22.39%) Puppet
10 27 (20.15%) Apache
11 26 (19.40%) Shell Script
12 25 (18.66%) Configuration Management
13 22 (16.42%) Tomcat
13 22 (16.42%) VMware
14 21 (15.67%) EMC
14 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database
15 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
15 20 (14.93%) ITIL
15 20 (14.93%) MySQL
15 20 (14.93%) Finance
16 19 (14.18%) Banking
16 19 (14.18%) Perl
17 18 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (13.43%) Bash Shell

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 27 (20.15%) Apache
2 22 (16.42%) Tomcat
3 16 (11.94%) JBoss
4 9 (6.72%) CMS
5 8 (5.97%) Confluence
5 8 (5.97%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.48%) WordPress
7 5 (3.73%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.99%) IIS
9 3 (2.24%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.49%) nginx
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.63%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (7.46%) SaaS
4 7 (5.22%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (5.22%) Serverless
5 6 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.99%) Office 365
6 4 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.49%) Akamai
7 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.49%) IaaS
7 2 (1.49%) PaaS
8 1 (0.75%) G Suite
8 1 (0.75%) GitHub
8 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) HTTP
2 10 (7.46%) DNS
2 10 (7.46%) Firewall
3 6 (4.48%) SAN
4 5 (3.73%) DHCP
4 5 (3.73%) Internet
5 3 (2.24%) NAS
5 3 (2.24%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.24%) Network Security
5 3 (2.24%) SMTP
6 2 (1.49%) BGP
6 2 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.49%) IPv6
6 2 (1.49%) Junos
6 2 (1.49%) MPLS
6 2 (1.49%) OSPF
6 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.49%) VoIP
6 2 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database
2 20 (14.93%) MySQL
3 12 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.73%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.75%) Big Data
10 1 (0.75%) DB2
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.46%) JIRA
4 8 (5.97%) Burp Suite
4 8 (5.97%) Metasploit
5 5 (3.73%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.99%) AppScan
7 3 (2.24%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.24%) git-flow
7 3 (2.24%) GitLab
7 3 (2.24%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.24%) Subversion
7 3 (2.24%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.49%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.75%) Codeship
9 1 (0.75%) GoCD
9 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 20 (14.93%) Finance
2 19 (14.18%) Banking
3 8 (5.97%) Automotive
4 5 (3.73%) Electronics
5 4 (2.99%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) French Language
6 2 (1.49%) Games
6 2 (1.49%) German Language
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Administrator
2 26 (19.40%) Developer
3 20 (14.93%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (13.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (11.19%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) IT Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) Analyst
10 8 (5.97%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.48%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 6 (4.48%) DBA
12 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.19%) Web Services
2 9 (6.72%) HTML
3 7 (5.22%) CSS
3 7 (5.22%) Node.js
3 7 (5.22%) Spring
4 6 (4.48%) jQuery
4 6 (4.48%) Middleware
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (2.99%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.99%) LAMP
5 4 (2.99%) Laravel
5 4 (2.99%) QML
5 4 (2.99%) Qt
5 4 (2.99%) Qt Quick
5 4 (2.99%) SAML
6 3 (2.24%) Handlebars
6 3 (2.24%) Java EE
6 3 (2.24%) JPA
6 3 (2.24%) RESTful
6 3 (2.24%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.13%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.43%) Public Cloud
3 13 (9.70%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.48%) iSeries
5 6 (4.48%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.73%) Clustering
6 5 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.99%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.24%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.24%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.49%) Tandem
9 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (40.30%) Unix
2 46 (34.33%) Windows
3 35 (26.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (11.19%) SUSE
4 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.73%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (2.99%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.24%) Debian
8 2 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.75%) CentOS
9 1 (0.75%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.75%) Fedora
9 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.13%) DevOps
2 25 (18.66%) Configuration Management
3 20 (14.93%) ITIL
4 18 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.19%) Load Balancing
7 15 (11.19%) Server Hardening
8 14 (10.45%) Information Security
8 14 (10.45%) Open Source
8 14 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.96%) Security Patching
9 12 (8.96%) Server Building
9 12 (8.96%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.46%) Analytics
10 10 (7.46%) OWASP
10 10 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.46%) Web Development
11 9 (6.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.12%) Java
2 34 (25.37%) SQL
3 32 (23.88%) Python
4 26 (19.40%) Shell Script
5 19 (14.18%) Perl
6 18 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 16 (11.94%) JavaScript
8 12 (8.96%) PHP
9 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
10 8 (5.97%) C++
11 6 (4.48%) C
11 6 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.48%) Ruby
12 5 (3.73%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.99%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.24%) Java 8
15 2 (1.49%) AWK
15 2 (1.49%) sed
15 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (26.87%) Degree
2 12 (8.96%) RHCE
2 12 (8.96%) RHCSA
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.73%) CISA
4 5 (3.73%) CISM
4 5 (3.73%) CISSP
4 5 (3.73%) OCP
5 4 (2.99%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.49%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.49%) GPEN
6 2 (1.49%) GWAPT
6 2 (1.49%) GXPN
6 2 (1.49%) OSCE
6 2 (1.49%) OSCP
6 2 (1.49%) SANS
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.75%) OCA
7 1 (0.75%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) PMO
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (8.96%) Docker
1 12 (8.96%) Gluster
1 12 (8.96%) GlusterFS
2 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.75%) Firmware
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (23.13%) Ansible
2 30 (22.39%) Puppet
3 16 (11.94%) Nagios
4 12 (8.96%) Nessus
4 12 (8.96%) vRealize
5 10 (7.46%) Kubernetes
5 10 (7.46%) Terraform
6 7 (5.22%) Data Guard
6 7 (5.22%) Nmap
6 7 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (3.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (3.73%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.49%) Control-M
9 2 (1.49%) HP Fortify
9 2 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.49%) QRadar
9 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.49%) SCCM
9 2 (1.49%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (23.13%) Oracle
1 31 (23.13%) Red Hat
2 22 (16.42%) VMware
3 21 (15.67%) EMC
4 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.46%) IBM
6 8 (5.97%) Google
7 6 (4.48%) Cognos
7 6 (4.48%) NetApp
8 4 (2.99%) Veracode
9 3 (2.24%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (2.24%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.24%) Cisco
9 3 (2.24%) F5
9 3 (2.24%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.24%) Qualys
9 3 (2.24%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.49%) HP
10 2 (1.49%) McAfee
10 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com