The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 7.69% 4.00% 11.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 11.11% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 15.38% 36.00% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Bicester region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Linux
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bicester region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bicester

Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Bicester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
2 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Operations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware