The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 227 253 258
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Oracle Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1249 1533 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.06% 23.27% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1264 1449
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Linux Salary Trend in the North West

Oracle Linux
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (66.67%) RHCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
5 1 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Sun

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Unix Consultant
2 5 (83.33%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Support
3 3 (50.00%) Support Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Support
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) RHCSA
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (16.67%) Sun