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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 45 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.43% 8.77% 11.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.14% 30.29% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 73
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Linux
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
118 208 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.74% 28.97% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 95 193 183
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Northampton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Northampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (47.06%) Windows
3 38 (37.25%) SAN
4 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 32 (31.37%) Server Virtualisation
6 29 (28.43%) MySQL
7 27 (26.47%) Apache
7 27 (26.47%) Tomcat
8 26 (25.49%) Java
8 26 (25.49%) Scrum
8 26 (25.49%) Degree
9 25 (24.51%) C++
10 23 (22.55%) Oracle
11 21 (20.59%) Cisco
11 21 (20.59%) Google
11 21 (20.59%) Open Source
11 21 (20.59%) Google Apps
11 21 (20.59%) OpenStack
12 18 (17.65%) Unix
13 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 17 (16.67%) Red Hat
13 17 (16.67%) Physics
13 17 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (15.69%) AIX
14 16 (15.69%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (15.69%) SDLC
15 15 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
15 15 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
15 15 (14.71%) PhD
15 15 (14.71%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 27 (26.47%) Apache
1 27 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 21 (20.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Google Apps
2 12 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (37.25%) SAN
2 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.78%) LAN
3 11 (10.78%) WAN
4 10 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.94%) RTP
5 3 (2.94%) RTSP
5 3 (2.94%) STUN
6 2 (1.96%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.96%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.43%) MySQL
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.82%) GitLab
3 8 (7.84%) Artifactory
3 8 (7.84%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.92%) JUnit
General
1 11 (10.78%) Aerospace
2 6 (5.88%) Games
3 5 (4.90%) Avionics
4 4 (3.92%) Electronics
4 4 (3.92%) French Language
4 4 (3.92%) German Language
5 3 (2.94%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 26 (25.49%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) Designer
3 21 (20.59%) Infrastructure Designer
4 13 (12.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Unix Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Analyst
5 12 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Server Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Server Support
9 8 (7.84%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) Web Services
1 7 (6.86%) Yocto
2 6 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (5.88%) MFC
2 6 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 6 (5.88%) STL
3 5 (4.90%) RESTful
4 4 (3.92%) Ajax
4 4 (3.92%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.92%) J2EE
4 4 (3.92%) jQuery
4 4 (3.92%) JSP
4 4 (3.92%) Spring
4 4 (3.92%) XML
5 3 (2.94%) FFmpeg
6 1 (0.98%) LAMP
6 1 (0.98%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Physics
2 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.71%) Mathematics
3 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.90%) Robotics
6 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.94%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.94%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Windows
2 18 (17.65%) Unix
3 17 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (15.69%) AIX
5 14 (13.73%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (10.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 32 (31.37%) Server Virtualisation
4 26 (25.49%) Scrum
5 21 (20.59%) Open Source
6 16 (15.69%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (15.69%) SDLC
7 15 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 13 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (11.76%) DevOps
10 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.88%) Release Management
14 4 (3.92%) Data Management
14 4 (3.92%) Unit Testing
14 4 (3.92%) Web Development
15 2 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) Java
2 25 (24.51%) C++
3 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
3 14 (13.73%) Python
4 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.90%) SQL
6 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.96%) C
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) Degree
2 15 (14.71%) PhD
3 4 (3.92%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.96%) CISSP
4 2 (1.96%) GCIH
4 2 (1.96%) OCP
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.98%) CEH
5 1 (0.98%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.98%) ECIH
5 1 (0.98%) GCFA
5 1 (0.98%) GCIA
5 1 (0.98%) GIAC
5 1 (0.98%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.78%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.84%) XenServer
3 4 (3.92%) Firmware
4 3 (2.94%) Kamailio
4 3 (2.94%) OpenSIPS
4 3 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.98%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Ansible
1 9 (8.82%) Terraform
2 4 (3.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.96%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.98%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Oracle
2 21 (20.59%) Cisco
2 21 (20.59%) Google
3 17 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.75%) Citrix
5 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.88%) HP
6 6 (5.88%) IBM
7 4 (3.92%) Sun
7 4 (3.92%) Veritas
7 4 (3.92%) VMware
8 2 (1.96%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.98%) hybris
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