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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 73 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.55% 10.91% 12.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.94% 34.76% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 77
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
144 210 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 26.77% 31.39% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 111 192 197
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 25 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Northampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 87 (61.27%) Windows
2 76 (53.52%) SAN
3 69 (48.59%) Server Virtualisation
4 67 (47.18%) MySQL
5 63 (44.37%) Apache
6 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (36.62%) Tomcat
8 51 (35.92%) Java
9 44 (30.99%) Oracle
10 41 (28.87%) Open Source
11 40 (28.17%) Cisco
11 40 (28.17%) Google
12 36 (25.35%) Citrix
12 36 (25.35%) Google Apps
12 36 (25.35%) OpenStack
13 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
14 34 (23.94%) Hyper-V
14 34 (23.94%) Windows Server
15 33 (23.24%) Data Centre
16 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
16 31 (21.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (20.42%) DevOps
18 27 (19.01%) Mentoring
18 27 (19.01%) Translating Business Requirements
19 26 (18.31%) Software Engineering
20 23 (16.20%) SDLC
21 22 (15.49%) Capacity Planning
21 22 (15.49%) SQL
21 22 (15.49%) LAN
21 22 (15.49%) WAN

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 63 (44.37%) Apache
2 52 (36.62%) Tomcat
3 36 (25.35%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.34%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.11%) Liferay
6 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.35%) Google Apps
2 20 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (53.52%) SAN
2 22 (15.49%) LAN
2 22 (15.49%) WAN
3 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
4 18 (12.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (9.86%) DNS
5 14 (9.86%) Firewall
6 3 (2.11%) SSL
7 2 (1.41%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.41%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.70%) HTTP
8 1 (0.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (47.18%) MySQL
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.56%) Artifactory
2 15 (10.56%) GitLab
2 15 (10.56%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (0.70%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 11 (7.75%) Aerospace
2 7 (4.93%) Retail
3 6 (4.23%) Games
4 5 (3.52%) Avionics
5 4 (2.82%) French Language
5 4 (2.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.70%) Finance
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) Designer
2 33 (23.24%) Infrastructure Designer
3 29 (20.42%) Analyst
4 22 (15.49%) Support Analyst
5 21 (14.79%) Software Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Server Analyst
7 16 (11.27%) Server Support
7 16 (11.27%) Server Support Analyst
8 15 (10.56%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (8.45%) DBA
12 11 (7.75%) C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (7.75%) Linux Support
13 10 (7.04%) MySQL DBA
14 9 (6.34%) Citrix Analyst
14 9 (6.34%) Citrix Support
14 9 (6.34%) Citrix Support Analyst
14 9 (6.34%) Windows Support Analyst
15 8 (5.63%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (4.23%) J2EE
1 6 (4.23%) MFC
1 6 (4.23%) OpenGL
1 6 (4.23%) STL
1 6 (4.23%) Web Services
2 5 (3.52%) XML
3 3 (2.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.11%) JMS
3 3 (2.11%) JSON
3 3 (2.11%) Middleware
3 3 (2.11%) REST
3 3 (2.11%) SOAP
3 3 (2.11%) Spring
3 3 (2.11%) XSLT
4 2 (1.41%) EJB
4 2 (1.41%) JSP
4 2 (1.41%) Struts
5 1 (0.70%) Ajax
5 1 (0.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.24%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.86%) Replication
3 13 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.15%) Virtual Team
4 11 (7.75%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.34%) Physics
6 5 (3.52%) Robotics
7 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 87 (61.27%) Windows
2 34 (23.94%) Windows Server
3 31 (21.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (12.68%) Ubuntu
5 17 (11.97%) Unix
6 11 (7.75%) AIX
7 3 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.59%) Server Virtualisation
2 61 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (28.87%) Open Source
4 29 (20.42%) DevOps
5 27 (19.01%) Mentoring
5 27 (19.01%) Translating Business Requirements
6 26 (18.31%) Software Engineering
7 23 (16.20%) SDLC
8 22 (15.49%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (14.79%) Scrum
10 19 (13.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (10.56%) Release Management
13 14 (9.86%) E-Commerce
13 14 (9.86%) Incident Management
13 14 (9.86%) Performance Analysis
13 14 (9.86%) Problem Management
14 8 (5.63%) Embedded Software Development
14 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (4.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.92%) Java
2 22 (15.49%) SQL
3 17 (11.97%) PowerShell
4 14 (9.86%) C++
5 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.11%) Python
7 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.97%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) PhD
3 3 (2.11%) CISSP
4 2 (1.41%) GCIH
4 2 (1.41%) OCP
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.41%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.70%) CEH
5 1 (0.70%) CISM
5 1 (0.70%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.70%) ECIH
5 1 (0.70%) GCFA
5 1 (0.70%) GCIA
5 1 (0.70%) GIAC
5 1 (0.70%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (23.94%) Hyper-V
2 21 (14.79%) XenServer
3 14 (9.86%) XenApp
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.70%) Snort
5 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (13.38%) Ansible
2 15 (10.56%) Terraform
3 4 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.82%) Puppet
4 2 (1.41%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 44 (30.99%) Oracle
2 40 (28.17%) Cisco
2 40 (28.17%) Google
3 36 (25.35%) Citrix
4 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
5 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
6 17 (11.97%) HP
7 13 (9.15%) IBM
8 9 (6.34%) hybris
9 6 (4.23%) VMware
10 4 (2.82%) NetApp
10 4 (2.82%) Veritas
11 3 (2.11%) WSO2
12 2 (1.41%) ArcSight
12 2 (1.41%) Splunk
12 2 (1.41%) Sun
13 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
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