Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 18 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 162 121 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.09% 10.59% 9.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.31% 49.79% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 94 123 111
South Yorkshire median annual salary £48,463 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -3.53%

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 322 243 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 28.00% 21.26% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 228 229
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,875 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £54,600
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +9 135 £50,000 +11.11% 46
Doncaster -1 15 £34,500 -23.33% 6
Barnsley +6 11 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Rotherham -3 1 £29,000 +28.89% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 76 (46.91%) Unix
2 57 (35.19%) Windows
3 49 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (25.93%) Java
4 42 (25.93%) Python
5 39 (24.07%) DevOps
6 36 (22.22%) Degree
7 32 (19.75%) SQL
8 31 (19.14%) Finance
9 30 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 30 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (16.67%) MySQL
11 27 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (16.05%) Ansible
12 26 (16.05%) Data Centre
12 26 (16.05%) Information Security
13 24 (14.81%) Nessus
13 24 (14.81%) Red Hat
13 24 (14.81%) Node.js
14 23 (14.20%) VMware
15 22 (13.58%) Banking
16 21 (12.96%) Perl
16 21 (12.96%) Bash Shell
16 21 (12.96%) Terraform
16 21 (12.96%) Jenkins
17 20 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (12.35%) Oracle
17 20 (12.35%) Shell Script
18 19 (11.73%) Continuous Integration

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 13 (8.02%) Apache
2 12 (7.41%) Confluence
2 12 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 11 (6.79%) CMS
4 8 (4.94%) JBoss
4 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (3.70%) WordPress
7 5 (3.09%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.47%) nginx
9 3 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.23%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.23%) Mule
10 2 (1.23%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Abaqus
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.62%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 49 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (11.11%) GitHub
4 16 (9.88%) Amazon S3
5 15 (9.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (8.64%) CloudFront
7 11 (6.79%) SaaS
8 5 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (3.09%) IaaS
8 5 (3.09%) Office 365
8 5 (3.09%) PaaS
8 5 (3.09%) Serverless
9 4 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.47%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.85%) Akamai
10 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.62%) G Suite
11 1 (0.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.26%) Firewall
2 14 (8.64%) DNS
2 14 (8.64%) Skype
3 9 (5.56%) SAN
4 8 (4.94%) DHCP
4 8 (4.94%) Internet
5 6 (3.70%) HTTP
5 6 (3.70%) VPN
6 5 (3.09%) BGP
6 5 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (3.09%) IPv6
6 5 (3.09%) Junos
6 5 (3.09%) MPLS
6 5 (3.09%) OSPF
6 5 (3.09%) VoIP
7 3 (1.85%) NAS
8 2 (1.23%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.23%) Network Security
8 2 (1.23%) SSL
9 1 (0.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.67%) MySQL
2 17 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 14 (8.64%) Hazelcast
6 13 (8.02%) Oracle Database
7 9 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.32%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (4.32%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.47%) Redis
11 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.62%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (12.96%) Jenkins
2 19 (11.73%) CircleCI
3 16 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.88%) GitLab
4 14 (8.64%) IntelliJ
4 14 (8.64%) JIRA
5 12 (7.41%) Burp Suite
5 12 (7.41%) Metasploit
6 7 (4.32%) AppScan
6 7 (4.32%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.09%) Codeship
7 5 (3.09%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.47%) Selenium
8 4 (2.47%) webpack
9 3 (1.85%) git-flow
9 3 (1.85%) Subversion
10 2 (1.23%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.23%) TestNG
General
1 31 (19.14%) Finance
2 22 (13.58%) Banking
3 16 (9.88%) Games
4 5 (3.09%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.47%) Automotive
5 4 (2.47%) Electronics
5 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (19.14%) Administrator
2 22 (13.58%) Developer
3 15 (9.26%) Analyst
4 14 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (8.64%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) DBA
6 12 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (6.17%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) IT Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.94%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.81%) Node.js
2 15 (9.26%) Vue.js
3 14 (8.64%) Elastic Stack
4 13 (8.02%) CSS
4 13 (8.02%) HTML
5 11 (6.79%) Web Services
6 10 (6.17%) Middleware
7 8 (4.94%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (4.32%) HTML5
8 7 (4.32%) Laravel
8 7 (4.32%) Spring
9 6 (3.70%) CSS3
10 5 (3.09%) jQuery
11 4 (2.47%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.47%) QML
11 4 (2.47%) Qt
11 4 (2.47%) Qt Quick
12 3 (1.85%) Handlebars
12 3 (1.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.05%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.49%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (8.64%) Algorithms
3 14 (8.64%) Public Cloud
4 13 (8.02%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.09%) User Experience
8 4 (2.47%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.47%) e-Learning
8 4 (2.47%) iSeries
8 4 (2.47%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.47%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.85%) Clustering
9 3 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.85%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 76 (46.91%) Unix
2 57 (35.19%) Windows
3 27 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (8.64%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.94%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.32%) Debian
6 7 (4.32%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (4.32%) SUSE
7 4 (2.47%) CentOS
7 4 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.23%) zOS
9 1 (0.62%) AIX
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.07%) DevOps
2 30 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.05%) Information Security
5 19 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.73%) Open Source
6 17 (10.49%) ITIL
6 17 (10.49%) Test Automation
7 16 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (9.88%) Configuration Management
7 16 (9.88%) OWASP
8 15 (9.26%) Decision-Making
8 15 (9.26%) Load Balancing
9 14 (8.64%) Anomaly Detection
9 14 (8.64%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (8.64%) Internal Audit
9 14 (8.64%) Machine Learning
9 14 (8.64%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (8.02%) Migration
11 12 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.93%) Java
1 42 (25.93%) Python
2 32 (19.75%) SQL
3 30 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.96%) Bash Shell
4 21 (12.96%) Perl
5 20 (12.35%) Shell Script
6 18 (11.11%) C++
7 16 (9.88%) PHP
8 14 (8.64%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.09%) C
11 4 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.47%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.85%) Java 8
12 3 (1.85%) Ruby
12 3 (1.85%) VBA
13 2 (1.23%) AWK
13 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (22.22%) Degree
2 14 (8.64%) PhD
2 14 (8.64%) Postgraduate
3 13 (8.02%) CISSP
4 9 (5.56%) CISA
4 9 (5.56%) CISM
5 7 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.32%) CREST Certified
5 7 (4.32%) GPEN
5 7 (4.32%) GWAPT
5 7 (4.32%) GXPN
5 7 (4.32%) OCP
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (4.32%) OSCE
5 7 (4.32%) OSCP
5 7 (4.32%) SANS
6 5 (3.09%) RHCE
6 5 (3.09%) RHCSA
7 4 (2.47%) GIAC
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) QA
2 5 (3.09%) SLA
3 4 (2.47%) PMO
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (11.73%) Docker
2 18 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.09%) Gluster
5 5 (3.09%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 26 (16.05%) Ansible
2 24 (14.81%) Nessus
3 21 (12.96%) Terraform
4 18 (11.11%) Puppet
5 15 (9.26%) Nmap
6 14 (8.64%) Consul
6 14 (8.64%) Prometheus
7 13 (8.02%) Kubernetes
8 8 (4.94%) Data Guard
9 7 (4.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (4.32%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (3.70%) HP Fortify
10 6 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (3.09%) CFEngine
11 5 (3.09%) Nagios
11 5 (3.09%) vRealize
12 4 (2.47%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (1.85%) SCCM
14 2 (1.23%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 23 (14.20%) VMware
3 20 (12.35%) Oracle
4 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 17 (10.49%) Google
5 17 (10.49%) IBM
6 14 (8.64%) EMC
7 7 (4.32%) Qualys
8 6 (3.70%) Cisco
9 5 (3.09%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.09%) Juniper
10 4 (2.47%) Cognos
10 4 (2.47%) NetApp
10 4 (2.47%) WooCommerce
11 3 (1.85%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.85%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.85%) McAfee
12 2 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (1.23%) F5
12 2 (1.23%) Splunk