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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.86% 11.78% 13.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.14% 36.10% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 71 70
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
142 205 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.05% 32.64% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100 188 207
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Northampton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 96 (59.63%) Windows
2 87 (54.04%) SAN
3 81 (50.31%) MySQL
4 78 (48.45%) Server Virtualisation
5 72 (44.72%) Apache
6 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (37.89%) Java
8 57 (35.40%) Tomcat
9 51 (31.68%) Oracle
10 48 (29.81%) Citrix
11 47 (29.19%) Microsoft
12 46 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 46 (28.57%) Open Source
12 46 (28.57%) Windows Server
13 44 (27.33%) Cisco
14 43 (26.71%) Google
15 39 (24.22%) Data Centre
16 38 (23.60%) DevOps
17 35 (21.74%) Google Apps
17 35 (21.74%) OpenStack
18 34 (21.12%) SQL
19 33 (20.50%) Red Hat
19 33 (20.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 32 (19.88%) Mentoring
21 28 (17.39%) Ubuntu
21 28 (17.39%) XenServer
22 27 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (16.77%) Translating Business Requirements
22 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
23 26 (16.15%) LAN

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 72 (44.72%) Apache
2 57 (35.40%) Tomcat
3 35 (21.74%) OpenStack
4 13 (8.07%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.11%) Liferay
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.74%) Google Apps
2 27 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (54.04%) SAN
2 26 (16.15%) LAN
2 26 (16.15%) WAN
3 22 (13.66%) TCP/IP
4 20 (12.42%) DNS
4 20 (12.42%) Firewall
5 18 (11.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (3.11%) SSL
7 2 (1.24%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.24%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.62%) HTTP
8 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (50.31%) MySQL
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.59%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) Jenkins
2 18 (11.18%) Artifactory
2 18 (11.18%) GitLab
2 18 (11.18%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.48%) JUnit
4 1 (0.62%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 9 (5.59%) Aerospace
2 7 (4.35%) Retail
3 5 (3.11%) Finance
3 5 (3.11%) Games
4 4 (2.48%) Avionics
4 4 (2.48%) French Language
4 4 (2.48%) German Language
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Analyst
2 33 (20.50%) Designer
3 31 (19.25%) Infrastructure Designer
4 26 (16.15%) Support Analyst
5 21 (13.04%) Server Analyst
5 21 (13.04%) Server Support
6 20 (12.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (12.42%) Server Support Analyst
7 17 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.94%) DBA
8 16 (9.94%) Software Engineer
9 14 (8.70%) Linux Support
9 14 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
10 12 (7.45%) Citrix Analyst
10 12 (7.45%) Citrix Support
10 12 (7.45%) Citrix Support Analyst
10 12 (7.45%) Windows Support Analyst
11 9 (5.59%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.07%) J2EE
1 13 (8.07%) Web Services
2 9 (5.59%) XML
3 8 (4.97%) Spring
4 6 (3.73%) Middleware
5 5 (3.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (3.11%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.11%) JMS
5 5 (3.11%) JSON
5 5 (3.11%) MFC
5 5 (3.11%) OpenGL
5 5 (3.11%) REST
5 5 (3.11%) SOAP
5 5 (3.11%) STL
6 4 (2.48%) EJB
6 4 (2.48%) JSP
6 4 (2.48%) Struts
6 4 (2.48%) XSLT
7 3 (1.86%) JPA
7 3 (1.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.22%) Data Centre
2 20 (12.42%) Replication
3 14 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.59%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.11%) Physics
7 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.48%) Robotics
8 1 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 96 (59.63%) Windows
2 46 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 33 (20.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (17.39%) Ubuntu
5 15 (9.32%) Unix
6 7 (4.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.62%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (48.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 70 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (28.57%) Open Source
4 38 (23.60%) DevOps
5 32 (19.88%) Mentoring
6 27 (16.77%) Software Engineering
6 27 (16.77%) Translating Business Requirements
7 24 (14.91%) Capacity Planning
7 24 (14.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (13.66%) Scrum
9 21 (13.04%) SDLC
10 20 (12.42%) E-Commerce
10 20 (12.42%) Incident Management
10 20 (12.42%) Performance Analysis
10 20 (12.42%) Problem Management
11 19 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (11.18%) Release Management
13 7 (4.35%) User Stories
14 6 (3.73%) OO
15 5 (3.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.89%) Java
2 34 (21.12%) SQL
3 25 (15.53%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.59%) C++
5 8 (4.97%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (9.32%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) PhD
3 4 (2.48%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.86%) CISSP
5 2 (1.24%) GCIH
5 2 (1.24%) OCP
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CEH
6 1 (0.62%) CISM
6 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.62%) ECIH
6 1 (0.62%) GCFA
6 1 (0.62%) GCIA
6 1 (0.62%) GIAC
6 1 (0.62%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 46 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 28 (17.39%) XenServer
3 20 (12.42%) XenApp
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (16.15%) Ansible
2 18 (11.18%) Terraform
3 8 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.97%) Puppet
4 4 (2.48%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.24%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.62%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (31.68%) Oracle
2 48 (29.81%) Citrix
3 47 (29.19%) Microsoft
4 44 (27.33%) Cisco
5 43 (26.71%) Google
6 33 (20.50%) Red Hat
7 25 (15.53%) HP
8 17 (10.56%) IBM
9 13 (8.07%) hybris
10 9 (5.59%) NetApp
11 7 (4.35%) VMware
12 4 (2.48%) Sun
12 4 (2.48%) Veritas
12 4 (2.48%) WSO2
13 3 (1.86%) Sybase
14 2 (1.24%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.24%) Splunk
15 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
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