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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 309 329 303
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 4 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.042% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.15% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 21
Average salary £49,000 £78,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.17% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
2938 3242 3539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.83% 27.24% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 2848 3228
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) OLTP
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) OLAP
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 7 (58.33%) Data Guard
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
6 4 (33.33%) Solaris
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (33.33%) Foglight
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Database Security
6 4 (33.33%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
1 4 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) OLAP
1 7 (58.33%) OLTP
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DBA
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Sendmail
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Data Guard
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Foglight
2 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Veritas