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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 93 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.71% 14.05% 13.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.70% 51.67% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 105
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 132 180 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 18.23% 27.19% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 107 145 204
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -14 48 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Barnsley 0 16 £42,500 +26.86%
Doncaster -8 14 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 87 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (44.23%) SQL
3 59 (37.82%) Java
4 53 (33.97%) Software Engineering
5 52 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 48 (30.77%) Python
7 47 (30.13%) Windows
8 45 (28.85%) C
8 45 (28.85%) C++
8 45 (28.85%) HTML
8 45 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
9 41 (26.28%) Git (software)
10 39 (25.00%) Oracle
10 39 (25.00%) Unix
10 39 (25.00%) OO
10 39 (25.00%) Degree
11 38 (24.36%) Embedded Linux
12 37 (23.72%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (23.72%) Bash Shell
13 36 (23.08%) SDLC
13 36 (23.08%) MySQL
14 35 (22.44%) Subversion
14 35 (22.44%) Puppet
15 31 (19.87%) Eclipse
16 30 (19.23%) Ethernet
16 30 (19.23%) Scrum
17 29 (18.59%) TDD
17 29 (18.59%) SOAP
18 28 (17.95%) Waterfall
19 27 (17.31%) Opscode Chef

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 21 (13.46%) OpenStack
2 20 (12.82%) CloudStack
3 15 (9.62%) Apache
4 14 (8.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (8.33%) JBoss
6 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.56%) nginx
7 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.28%) Confluence
9 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.28%) IIS
9 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.64%) CMS
10 1 (0.64%) Drupal
10 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 45 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.49%) Office 365
4 2 (1.28%) Quay.io
5 1 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.23%) Ethernet
2 10 (6.41%) Firewall
2 10 (6.41%) SAN
3 7 (4.49%) RS-232
3 7 (4.49%) Wireless
4 6 (3.85%) DNS
4 6 (3.85%) Modbus
4 6 (3.85%) Profibus
5 5 (3.21%) VPN
6 4 (2.56%) DHCP
6 4 (2.56%) WAN
7 2 (1.28%) AMQP
7 2 (1.28%) BGP
7 2 (1.28%) Internet
7 2 (1.28%) LAN
7 2 (1.28%) MPLS
7 2 (1.28%) OSPF
7 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.64%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.08%) MySQL
2 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.21%) Big Data
6 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.64%) OpenStack Swift
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (26.28%) Git (software)
2 35 (22.44%) Subversion
3 31 (19.87%) Eclipse
4 25 (16.03%) JIRA
5 23 (14.74%) Android Studio
5 23 (14.74%) Visual Studio
6 22 (14.10%) Jenkins
7 12 (7.69%) JUnit
8 9 (5.77%) Maven
9 8 (5.13%) Gradle
9 8 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (5.13%) Selenium
10 6 (3.85%) IntelliJ
11 5 (3.21%) HP UFT
11 5 (3.21%) Rational Functional Tester
11 5 (3.21%) SilkTest
12 4 (2.56%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.92%) Ant
13 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (13.46%) Automotive
2 18 (11.54%) Finance
3 11 (7.05%) Electronics
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.05%) Software Engineer
2 44 (28.21%) Embedded Engineer
2 44 (28.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 41 (26.28%) Developer
4 27 (17.31%) Java Developer
5 23 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (13.46%) C Software Engineer
6 21 (13.46%) Embedded C Engineer
6 21 (13.46%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 21 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 20 (12.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (10.90%) Platform Engineer
9 14 (8.97%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 14 (8.97%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.85%) HTML
2 29 (18.59%) SOAP
3 24 (15.38%) Web Services
4 21 (13.46%) Qt
4 21 (13.46%) Spring
5 20 (12.82%) .NET
5 20 (12.82%) XML
6 18 (11.54%) REST
7 17 (10.90%) CSS
8 13 (8.33%) Qt Quick
9 11 (7.05%) HTML5
10 10 (6.41%) Hibernate
10 10 (6.41%) JSON
10 10 (6.41%) RESTful
11 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.77%) LAMP
12 8 (5.13%) JPA
12 8 (5.13%) Node.js
12 8 (5.13%) Spring Boot
13 6 (3.85%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 9 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.13%) User Experience
4 7 (4.49%) Fintech
5 6 (3.85%) CAN bus
5 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.92%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.28%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.28%) iPad
8 2 (1.28%) iSeries
8 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.13%) Windows
2 39 (25.00%) Unix
3 38 (24.36%) Embedded Linux
4 25 (16.03%) Android
5 23 (14.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 11 (7.05%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.28%) AIX
9 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.28%) Debian
9 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.64%) CentOS
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.97%) Software Engineering
3 39 (25.00%) OO
4 37 (23.72%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (23.08%) SDLC
6 30 (19.23%) Scrum
7 29 (18.59%) TDD
8 28 (17.95%) Waterfall
9 26 (16.67%) DevOps
10 25 (16.03%) Configuration Management
11 22 (14.10%) SOA
12 21 (13.46%) Test Automation
13 20 (12.82%) BDD
13 20 (12.82%) DSDM
13 20 (12.82%) RUP
14 19 (12.18%) ITIL
15 15 (9.62%) Telematics
16 14 (8.97%) Unit Testing
17 11 (7.05%) Mobile Development
17 11 (7.05%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 69 (44.23%) SQL
2 59 (37.82%) Java
3 52 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 48 (30.77%) Python
5 45 (28.85%) C
5 45 (28.85%) C++
6 37 (23.72%) Bash Shell
7 21 (13.46%) Embedded C
8 20 (12.82%) Ruby
8 20 (12.82%) Shell Script
9 18 (11.54%) PHP
10 14 (8.97%) Embedded C++
11 10 (6.41%) C#
11 10 (6.41%) PL/SQL
12 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.28%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (1.28%) AWK
13 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.28%) sed
14 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (25.00%) Degree
2 17 (10.90%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.56%) CISA
3 4 (2.56%) CISM
3 4 (2.56%) CISSP
3 4 (2.56%) ISEB
3 4 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.92%) CCNA
4 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.28%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.64%) MCP
6 1 (0.64%) OCP
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.13%) JTAG
3 7 (4.49%) QA
4 4 (2.56%) COBIT
5 3 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.82%) vSphere
1 20 (12.82%) Xen
1 20 (12.82%) XenServer
2 17 (10.90%) Firmware
3 14 (8.97%) Docker
4 9 (5.77%) Active Directory
5 8 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (3.21%) vCloud
8 4 (2.56%) GlusterFS
8 4 (2.56%) iptables
8 4 (2.56%) Varnish
9 2 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.64%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 35 (22.44%) Puppet
2 27 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (12.82%) Cobbler
3 20 (12.82%) Tivoli
4 9 (5.77%) Ansible
5 4 (2.56%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.56%) Terraform
6 2 (1.28%) SCCM
7 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (25.00%) Oracle
2 20 (12.82%) EnterpriseDB
3 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.62%) VMware
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco
6 7 (4.49%) HP
7 6 (3.85%) Lauterbach
8 5 (3.21%) Hitachi
8 5 (3.21%) NetApp
8 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.21%) SAP
8 5 (3.21%) Zend
9 4 (2.56%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.28%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.28%) BT
10 2 (1.28%) Juniper
10 2 (1.28%) Tableau
11 1 (0.64%) Adobe
11 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.64%) Intel
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