Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 115 171 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.29% 13.52% 12.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.82% 64.29% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 71 146 136
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £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 251 266 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.27% 21.03% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 160 216 289
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £58,875 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -2 86 £48,000 +28.00% 21
Doncaster +9 23 £43,750 -12.50% 10
Barnsley -20 5 £25,000 -41.18% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 40 (34.78%) Degree
2 38 (33.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (29.57%) Java
3 34 (29.57%) DevOps
4 33 (28.70%) Windows
4 33 (28.70%) Red Hat
5 31 (26.96%) Unix
5 31 (26.96%) Oracle
6 30 (26.09%) Ansible
6 30 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (25.22%) SQL
8 27 (23.48%) Puppet
8 27 (23.48%) Data Centre
9 25 (21.74%) Apache
9 25 (21.74%) Python
9 25 (21.74%) VMware
10 23 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 22 (19.13%) Configuration Management
11 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
12 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
13 20 (17.39%) MySQL
14 19 (16.52%) ITIL
14 19 (16.52%) Web Services
14 19 (16.52%) Jenkins
15 17 (14.78%) Docker
15 17 (14.78%) Banking
15 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
16 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (13.91%) EMC

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 25 (21.74%) Apache
2 23 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.43%) JBoss
4 11 (9.57%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (6.09%) CMS
7 5 (4.35%) Confluence
7 5 (4.35%) nginx
7 5 (4.35%) WordPress
8 4 (3.48%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (2.61%) IIS
9 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.35%) SaaS
5 5 (4.35%) Serverless
6 4 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.74%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.74%) GitHub
8 1 (0.87%) Akamai
8 1 (0.87%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.87%) IaaS
8 1 (0.87%) Office 365
8 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) HTTP
2 8 (6.96%) DNS
3 6 (5.22%) Firewall
4 5 (4.35%) Internet
4 5 (4.35%) SMTP
5 4 (3.48%) VPN
6 3 (2.61%) BGP
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.61%) IPv6
6 3 (2.61%) Junos
6 3 (2.61%) MPLS
6 3 (2.61%) NAS
6 3 (2.61%) OSPF
6 3 (2.61%) SAN
6 3 (2.61%) VoIP
7 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.87%) LAN
8 1 (0.87%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.87%) Network Security
8 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (17.39%) MySQL
3 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (6.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.74%) Big Data
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.87%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.87%) Redis
10 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Jenkins
2 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.96%) JIRA
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.48%) AppScan
4 4 (3.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.48%) Subversion
5 3 (2.61%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.61%) Burp Suite
5 3 (2.61%) GitLab
5 3 (2.61%) Metasploit
5 3 (2.61%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.61%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (14.78%) Banking
2 15 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (3.48%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.48%) Automotive
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) French Language
5 2 (1.74%) Games
5 2 (1.74%) German Language
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Administrator
2 24 (20.87%) Developer
3 17 (14.78%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (11.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.43%) IT Engineer
6 12 (10.43%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.96%) DBA
7 8 (6.96%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.52%) Web Services
2 10 (8.70%) HTML
3 8 (6.96%) CSS
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (6.09%) jQuery
5 5 (4.35%) CSS3
5 5 (4.35%) HTML5
5 5 (4.35%) Node.js
5 5 (4.35%) RESTful
5 5 (4.35%) SAML
5 5 (4.35%) Spring
6 4 (3.48%) Middleware
6 4 (3.48%) SOAP
7 3 (2.61%) Java EE
7 3 (2.61%) LAMP
7 3 (2.61%) Laravel
7 3 (2.61%) LDAP
7 3 (2.61%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (2.61%) Memcached
7 3 (2.61%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.48%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.30%) Public Cloud
3 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.35%) Clustering
6 5 (4.35%) Learning Management System
6 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (3.48%) iSeries
7 4 (3.48%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.61%) User Experience
9 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.87%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 33 (28.70%) Windows
3 31 (26.96%) Unix
4 14 (12.17%) SUSE
5 12 (10.43%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.96%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.35%) Debian
7 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.48%) Fedora
9 2 (1.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.87%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) DevOps
2 22 (19.13%) Configuration Management
3 19 (16.52%) ITIL
4 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.43%) Load Balancing
5 12 (10.43%) Open Source
5 12 (10.43%) Server Hardening
6 11 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.70%) Analytics
8 9 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (7.83%) Migration
8 9 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.83%) Security Patching
8 9 (7.83%) Server Building
8 9 (7.83%) Web Development
9 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.96%) Data Centre Operations
9 8 (6.96%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.09%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.57%) Java
2 29 (25.22%) SQL
3 25 (21.74%) Python
4 22 (19.13%) Shell Script
5 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.30%) PHP
7 12 (10.43%) PL/SQL
8 11 (9.57%) Perl
9 10 (8.70%) Bash Shell
10 7 (6.09%) Ruby
11 5 (4.35%) C++
11 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.74%) C#
12 2 (1.74%) Java 8
13 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.87%) C
13 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.87%) Groovy
13 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (34.78%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (7.83%) RHCE
2 9 (7.83%) RHCSA
3 8 (6.96%) OCP
4 6 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.48%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.61%) CISA
6 3 (2.61%) CISM
6 3 (2.61%) CISSP
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.87%) OCA
7 1 (0.87%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) PMO
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
3 2 (1.74%) GCP
4 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.87%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (14.78%) Docker
2 14 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.83%) Gluster
3 9 (7.83%) GlusterFS
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (6.96%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.74%) KVM
5 2 (1.74%) Varnish
5 2 (1.74%) Xen
6 1 (0.87%) Firmware
6 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (26.09%) Ansible
2 27 (23.48%) Puppet
3 15 (13.04%) Nagios
4 13 (11.30%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (7.83%) Data Guard
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (7.83%) Terraform
5 9 (7.83%) vRealize
6 8 (6.96%) Kubernetes
6 8 (6.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Nessus
8 5 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (2.61%) Nmap
10 2 (1.74%) Control-M
10 2 (1.74%) Graphite
10 2 (1.74%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.87%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.87%) Xymon
Vendors
1 33 (28.70%) Red Hat
2 31 (26.96%) Oracle
3 25 (21.74%) VMware
4 16 (13.91%) EMC
5 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 8 (6.96%) IBM
7 6 (5.22%) Cisco
7 6 (5.22%) Google
8 4 (3.48%) Cognos
8 4 (3.48%) NetApp
9 3 (2.61%) HP
9 3 (2.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.74%) Informatica
10 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.74%) Veracode
11 1 (0.87%) Centrify
11 1 (0.87%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.87%) Okta
11 1 (0.87%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.87%) Zend