Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 161 165 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.62% 11.86% 12.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.98% 47.97% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 157 134 193
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,400 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 264 344 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 23.98% 24.73% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 228 286 356
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.19% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £19,888 £21,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +8 124 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Doncaster 0 18 £45,000 +48.76% 1
Barnsley 0 7 £42,500 -5.56%
Rotherham +7 4 £31,875 +27.50%
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 62 (38.51%) SQL
2 59 (36.65%) Java
3 58 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
5 45 (27.95%) Amazon AWS
6 38 (23.60%) MySQL
7 36 (22.36%) PHP
8 35 (21.74%) Unix
9 34 (21.12%) Apache
10 31 (19.25%) DevOps
11 30 (18.63%) Puppet
12 29 (18.01%) Opscode Chef
12 29 (18.01%) TDD
13 28 (17.39%) Python
13 28 (17.39%) Docker
14 26 (16.15%) HTML
15 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
15 25 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (14.91%) LAMP
17 22 (13.66%) NoSQL
17 22 (13.66%) Node.js
18 21 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (13.04%) CSS
19 20 (12.42%) Windows
19 20 (12.42%) Finance
19 20 (12.42%) MongoDB
20 19 (11.80%) OO
20 19 (11.80%) SOAP
20 19 (11.80%) Oracle
20 19 (11.80%) Test Automation

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 34 (21.12%) Apache
2 18 (11.18%) nginx
3 8 (4.97%) JBoss
4 5 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.86%) IIS
5 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.24%) CMS
6 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.62%) Jetty
7 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) CiviCRM
1 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (27.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.11%) Office 365
4 4 (2.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.62%) Quay.io
5 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) Firewall
1 12 (7.45%) VPN
2 5 (3.11%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.48%) HTTP
3 4 (2.48%) SMTP
4 3 (1.86%) SAN
5 2 (1.24%) Modbus
5 2 (1.24%) Profibus
5 2 (1.24%) RS-232
5 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.24%) Wireless
6 1 (0.62%) AMQP
6 1 (0.62%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.62%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.60%) MySQL
2 22 (13.66%) NoSQL
3 20 (12.42%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.32%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.83%) Big Data
6 8 (4.97%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.73%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.11%) Redis
9 4 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (2.48%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.62%) OpenStack Swift
11 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.62%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.83%) Eclipse
3 11 (6.83%) JUnit
4 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.59%) JIRA
5 8 (4.97%) IntelliJ
5 8 (4.97%) Subversion
6 7 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.11%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.48%) Gradle
8 4 (2.48%) Maven
8 4 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.86%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.62%) Ant
11 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.62%) Mockito
11 1 (0.62%) PhpStorm
General
1 20 (12.42%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Games
3 8 (4.97%) Automotive
4 4 (2.48%) Electronics
4 4 (2.48%) Retail
5 3 (1.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (46.58%) Developer
2 32 (19.88%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.80%) Administrator
3 19 (11.80%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (11.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 19 (11.80%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (10.56%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.32%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.45%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.83%) PHP Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Python Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Embedded Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.97%) iOS Developer
10 8 (4.97%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.15%) HTML
2 24 (14.91%) LAMP
3 22 (13.66%) Node.js
4 21 (13.04%) CSS
5 19 (11.80%) SOAP
5 19 (11.80%) Spring
6 18 (11.18%) Web Services
7 17 (10.56%) REST
8 16 (9.94%) JSON
8 16 (9.94%) XML
9 13 (8.07%) Middleware
9 13 (8.07%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (7.45%) HTML5
11 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.59%) .NET
12 9 (5.59%) RESTful
12 9 (5.59%) Spring Boot
13 8 (4.97%) Hibernate
13 8 (4.97%) JMS
13 8 (4.97%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.97%) Fintech
2 8 (4.97%) User Experience
3 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.86%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.86%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.24%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.24%) EPoS
7 2 (1.24%) iPad
7 2 (1.24%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.74%) Unix
2 20 (12.42%) Windows
3 13 (8.07%) Solaris
4 12 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 12 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.21%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.97%) Android
6 8 (4.97%) CentOS
6 8 (4.97%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (3.73%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.25%) DevOps
3 29 (18.01%) TDD
4 25 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
5 19 (11.80%) OO
5 19 (11.80%) Test Automation
6 16 (9.94%) Unit Testing
7 15 (9.32%) Configuration Management
7 15 (9.32%) ITIL
8 14 (8.70%) SOA
9 13 (8.07%) BDD
10 12 (7.45%) iOS Development
10 12 (7.45%) Open Source
10 12 (7.45%) Web Development
11 10 (6.21%) High Availability
12 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 9 (5.59%) Load Balancing
12 9 (5.59%) OOP
13 8 (4.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.51%) SQL
2 59 (36.65%) Java
3 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.36%) PHP
5 28 (17.39%) Python
6 18 (11.18%) PL/SQL
7 16 (9.94%) C
7 16 (9.94%) C++
8 14 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.21%) Ruby
10 9 (5.59%) COBOL
11 7 (4.35%) C#
12 6 (3.73%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.73%) Perl
13 4 (2.48%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.86%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.24%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) CCNA
3 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.62%) MCSA
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (1.86%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.86%) JTAG
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (17.39%) Docker
2 11 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.97%) GlusterFS
3 8 (4.97%) iptables
4 7 (4.35%) Varnish
5 6 (3.73%) Firmware
6 4 (2.48%) Dovecot
6 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.86%) vCloud
8 2 (1.24%) Postfix
9 1 (0.62%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 30 (18.63%) Puppet
2 29 (18.01%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (10.56%) Ansible
4 14 (8.70%) Kubernetes
5 8 (4.97%) HAProxy
6 6 (3.73%) Terraform
7 5 (3.11%) Nagios
8 4 (2.48%) Data Guard
8 4 (2.48%) Graphite
8 4 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.86%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.86%) SCCM
10 2 (1.24%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (11.80%) Oracle
2 14 (8.70%) Google
2 14 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.45%) VMware
4 10 (6.21%) Rackspace
5 9 (5.59%) Micro Focus
6 7 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.48%) Veeam
8 3 (1.86%) Cisco
8 3 (1.86%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.86%) HP
8 3 (1.86%) NetApp
9 2 (1.24%) Lauterbach
9 2 (1.24%) Zend
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe
10 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.62%) SaltStack