The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 269 310 332
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +22
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.043% 0.067% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.26% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 18
Average salary £82,500 £51,250 £51,934
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.97% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £46,250 £43,758
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £53,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Oracle Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1788 2729 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.42% 26.01% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2365 2896
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Linux Salary Trend in the City of London

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) GCC
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) GCC
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) VMware