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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 20 15 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 65 94 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.83% 12.02% 7.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.18% 47.72% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 62
Median salary £45,500 £44,000 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.40% +19.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 127 197 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.21% 25.19% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 171 175
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 38 £55,000 +25.00% 5
Barnsley -4 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Doncaster -11 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Rotherham - 2 £42,500 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 68 (53.97%) SQL
2 61 (48.41%) Java
3 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (41.27%) Python
5 51 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 51 (40.48%) Windows
6 41 (32.54%) Oracle
7 38 (30.16%) Unix
8 36 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 36 (28.57%) DevOps
9 35 (27.78%) VMware
10 31 (24.60%) Git (software)
10 31 (24.60%) HTML
10 31 (24.60%) Puppet
11 29 (23.02%) .NET
11 29 (23.02%) OO
12 28 (22.22%) JBoss
12 28 (22.22%) C
12 28 (22.22%) Shell Script
12 28 (22.22%) Scrum
13 27 (21.43%) Ant
13 27 (21.43%) MySQL
14 26 (20.63%) Maven
14 26 (20.63%) Degree
15 23 (18.25%) Apache
16 22 (17.46%) Perl
16 22 (17.46%) Software Engineering
16 22 (17.46%) Subversion
17 21 (16.67%) PL/SQL
17 21 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

Linux
Top Related 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 28 (22.22%) JBoss
2 23 (18.25%) Apache
3 18 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 18 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 15 (11.90%) Tomcat
5 12 (9.52%) CloudStack
5 12 (9.52%) OpenStack
6 8 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.76%) Liferay
8 4 (3.17%) IIS
8 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.59%) Confluence
10 2 (1.59%) Drupal
11 1 (0.79%) CMS
11 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
1 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) Ethernet
2 15 (11.90%) DNS
3 12 (9.52%) DHCP
4 10 (7.94%) SAN
5 8 (6.35%) HTTP
6 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.76%) Firewall
7 6 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.76%) LDAP
7 6 (4.76%) NAS
7 6 (4.76%) SMTP
7 6 (4.76%) SNMP
7 6 (4.76%) SSL
7 6 (4.76%) tcpdump
7 6 (4.76%) Telnet
8 5 (3.97%) RS-232
8 5 (3.97%) WAN
8 5 (3.97%) Wireless
9 4 (3.17%) Modbus
9 4 (3.17%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) MySQL
2 17 (13.49%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (24.60%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.43%) Ant
3 26 (20.63%) Maven
4 22 (17.46%) Subversion
5 19 (15.08%) Jenkins
6 15 (11.90%) Eclipse
7 13 (10.32%) JIRA
8 12 (9.52%) Gradle
8 12 (9.52%) JUnit
9 11 (8.73%) Android Studio
9 11 (8.73%) Visual Studio
10 8 (6.35%) Mockito
10 8 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (5.56%) Hudson
12 4 (3.17%) Mercurial
13 3 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (2.38%) Selenium
13 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.79%) Burp Suite
General
1 11 (8.73%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Automotive
3 5 (3.97%) Marketing
4 4 (3.17%) Electronics
5 2 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (28.57%) Developer
2 31 (24.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (18.25%) Java Developer
4 21 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 19 (15.08%) Embedded Engineer
5 19 (15.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Junior
7 9 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.60%) HTML
2 29 (23.02%) .NET
3 19 (15.08%) CSS
4 18 (14.29%) J2EE
5 17 (13.49%) Spring
6 16 (12.70%) XML
7 15 (11.90%) .NET Framework
8 12 (9.52%) LAMP
9 10 (7.94%) RESTful
10 8 (6.35%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (6.35%) Apache Camel
10 8 (6.35%) Qt
11 7 (5.56%) REST
12 6 (4.76%) JDBC
12 6 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
12 6 (4.76%) SOAP
12 6 (4.76%) Web Services
13 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET
13 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.97%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Fintech
3 6 (4.76%) Clustering
3 6 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.17%) CAN bus
6 3 (2.38%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.59%) iSeries
7 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.48%) Windows
2 38 (30.16%) Unix
3 18 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (9.52%) Android
6 11 (8.73%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 8 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.35%) Solaris
7 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (3.97%) CentOS
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.59%) AIX
10 2 (1.59%) Debian
11 1 (0.79%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.57%) DevOps
3 29 (23.02%) OO
4 28 (22.22%) Scrum
5 22 (17.46%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.49%) ITIL
6 17 (13.49%) SDLC
7 16 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.70%) SOA
8 15 (11.90%) TDD
9 13 (10.32%) Configuration Management
10 12 (9.52%) DSDM
10 12 (9.52%) RUP
11 11 (8.73%) BDD
11 11 (8.73%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (7.14%) Mobile Development
12 9 (7.14%) MVC
13 7 (5.56%) Load Balancing
13 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.97%) SQL
2 61 (48.41%) Java
3 52 (41.27%) Python
4 51 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 36 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 28 (22.22%) C
6 28 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 22 (17.46%) Perl
8 21 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 20 (15.87%) C++
10 19 (15.08%) Ruby
11 17 (13.49%) C#
12 16 (12.70%) PowerShell
13 15 (11.90%) PHP
14 14 (11.11%) BeanShell
15 8 (6.35%) COBOL
15 8 (6.35%) Embedded C
16 6 (4.76%) AWK
16 6 (4.76%) sed
17 3 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (20.63%) Degree
2 9 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 6 (4.76%) RHCE
4 5 (3.97%) CCNA
4 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.38%) CISA
5 3 (2.38%) CISM
5 3 (2.38%) CISSP
6 2 (1.59%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.59%) MCP
6 2 (1.59%) MCSE
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CEH
7 1 (0.79%) HND
7 1 (0.79%) MCSA
7 1 (0.79%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.97%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.97%) JTAG
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.49%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.52%) vSphere
3 12 (9.52%) Xen
3 12 (9.52%) XenServer
4 6 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.76%) iptables
4 6 (4.76%) NFS
4 6 (4.76%) Postfix
4 6 (4.76%) Squid
5 5 (3.97%) Docker
5 5 (3.97%) Firmware
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (24.60%) Puppet
2 21 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.52%) Cobbler
3 12 (9.52%) Tivoli
4 6 (4.76%) Nagios
4 6 (4.76%) Nmap
5 5 (3.97%) Ansible
6 4 (3.17%) Terraform
7 3 (2.38%) SCCM
8 1 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 41 (32.54%) Oracle
2 35 (27.78%) VMware
3 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.52%) EnterpriseDB
5 11 (8.73%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.56%) Cisco
7 6 (4.76%) EMC
7 6 (4.76%) NetApp
7 6 (4.76%) Novell
7 6 (4.76%) SAP
8 5 (3.97%) HP
9 4 (3.17%) Lauterbach
9 4 (3.17%) Zend
10 3 (2.38%) Juniper
11 2 (1.59%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.59%) Avaya
11 2 (1.59%) BT
12 1 (0.79%) Citrix
12 1 (0.79%) Freescale
12 1 (0.79%) Genesys
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