Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 23 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 112 136 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.74% 10.01% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.24% 50.18% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 105 111 147
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +19.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £64,900
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 259 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.20% 19.96% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 232 231 301
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -5.19% +6.94%

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 April 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 19 April 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 +5 86 £45,000 - 18
Doncaster +2 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Barnsley -13 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Rotherham -6 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 46 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.39%) DevOps
3 38 (33.93%) PHP
4 37 (33.04%) Python
5 34 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (27.68%) Java
7 29 (25.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (24.11%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (23.21%) MongoDB
10 25 (22.32%) Node.js
11 22 (19.64%) Open Source
11 22 (19.64%) Google
12 21 (18.75%) MySQL
13 20 (17.86%) SQL
13 20 (17.86%) Puppet
14 19 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (16.07%) CentOS
15 18 (16.07%) Web Development
15 18 (16.07%) VMware
16 17 (15.18%) CSS
16 17 (15.18%) HTML
16 17 (15.18%) Docker
17 16 (14.29%) Unix
18 15 (13.39%) Windows
18 15 (13.39%) LAMP
18 15 (13.39%) Games
19 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
19 14 (12.50%) Web Operations

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 9 (8.04%) Apache
1 9 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.14%) nginx
3 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.79%) Jetty
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Confluence
7 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.89%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.89%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.36%) PaaS
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.79%) SaaS
5 2 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) DNS
2 7 (6.25%) HTTP
3 5 (4.46%) DHCP
4 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.68%) Firewall
5 3 (2.68%) FTP
5 3 (2.68%) SMTP
6 2 (1.79%) Internet
6 2 (1.79%) SSL
7 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.89%) NAS
7 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.89%) SAN
7 1 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.21%) MongoDB
2 21 (18.75%) MySQL
3 12 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (7.14%) Redis
5 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.89%) Big Data
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.14%) JIRA
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (4.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.46%) IntelliJ
5 5 (4.46%) JUnit
6 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.68%) Ant
7 3 (2.68%) Gradle
7 3 (2.68%) Maven
7 3 (2.68%) Subversion
8 2 (1.79%) git-flow
8 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.79%) Mockito
9 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.89%) Hudson
9 1 (0.89%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (13.39%) Games
2 9 (8.04%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Advertising
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Developer
2 20 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 17 (15.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (15.18%) Python Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.39%) PHP Developer
5 12 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 10 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Java Web Developer
7 9 (8.04%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Python Web Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
8 8 (7.14%) WebOps Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (5.36%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.32%) Node.js
2 17 (15.18%) CSS
2 17 (15.18%) HTML
3 15 (13.39%) LAMP
4 13 (11.61%) Web Services
5 12 (10.71%) Flask
6 10 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (8.04%) HTML5
7 9 (8.04%) RESTful
7 9 (8.04%) SOAP
8 8 (7.14%) jQuery
9 6 (5.36%) CSS3
9 6 (5.36%) Java EE
9 6 (5.36%) JSON
9 6 (5.36%) XML
10 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.46%) JMS
10 5 (4.46%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (4.46%) Spring Boot
10 5 (4.46%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.68%) User Experience
6 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.79%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 18 (16.07%) CentOS
3 16 (14.29%) Unix
4 15 (13.39%) Windows
5 8 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.89%) Debian
8 1 (0.89%) Fedora
8 1 (0.89%) SUSE
8 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (38.39%) DevOps
2 34 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (19.64%) Open Source
4 18 (16.07%) Web Development
5 14 (12.50%) Web Operations
6 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
6 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.04%) TDD
8 8 (7.14%) Migration
9 7 (6.25%) Kanban
10 6 (5.36%) OO
10 6 (5.36%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.46%) B2B
11 5 (4.46%) Data Security
11 5 (4.46%) ITIL
11 5 (4.46%) Microservices
11 5 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.46%) SOA
11 5 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.93%) PHP
3 37 (33.04%) Python
4 31 (27.68%) Java
5 20 (17.86%) SQL
6 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 12 (10.71%) Ruby
8 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.93%) C#
10 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.46%) C++
11 5 (4.46%) Perl
12 4 (3.57%) C
13 3 (2.68%) Groovy
13 3 (2.68%) Java 8
14 1 (0.89%) AWK
14 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.89%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) MCITP
3 4 (3.57%) MCSA
3 4 (3.57%) MCTS
3 4 (3.57%) RHCE
4 3 (2.68%) CCNA
4 3 (2.68%) CEH
4 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.68%) MCP
5 2 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.79%) OCP
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Docker
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.46%) Dovecot
4 5 (4.46%) Postfix
5 2 (1.79%) KVM
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.79%) Varnish
5 2 (1.79%) Xen
6 1 (0.89%) NDS
6 1 (0.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (24.11%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (17.86%) Puppet
3 10 (8.93%) Nagios
4 9 (8.04%) Ansible
4 9 (8.04%) Graphite
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (4.46%) Data Guard
6 5 (4.46%) Terraform
7 4 (3.57%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.89%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.89%) Opsview
9 1 (0.89%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Google
2 18 (16.07%) VMware
3 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.71%) Oracle
5 11 (9.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.57%) Cisco
6 4 (3.57%) Veeam
7 2 (1.79%) Citrix
7 2 (1.79%) NetApp
7 2 (1.79%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.89%) EMC
8 1 (0.89%) HP
8 1 (0.89%) IBM
8 1 (0.89%) Novell
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) SAP
8 1 (0.89%) Zend