The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 54 108 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.74% 11.82% 9.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.73% 41.22% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40 97 94
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £50,000 £48,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 262 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.79% 28.67% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 111 235 275
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Linux
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 40 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Kettering -10 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 62 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.32%) C++
4 47 (37.90%) Unix
5 43 (34.68%) Java
6 35 (28.23%) Scrum
7 33 (26.61%) Windows
8 32 (25.81%) Degree
9 23 (18.55%) C#
10 22 (17.74%) C
11 21 (16.94%) MySQL
11 21 (16.94%) Python
11 21 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (16.94%) Bash Shell
12 20 (16.13%) Physics
12 20 (16.13%) DevOps
12 20 (16.13%) Apache
13 19 (15.32%) Embedded Linux
14 18 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (14.52%) Embedded Software Development
14 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
15 17 (13.71%) SAN
15 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
15 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
16 16 (12.90%) Mathematics
16 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
16 16 (12.90%) PhD
16 16 (12.90%) Web Services
17 14 (11.29%) Server Virtualisation
17 14 (11.29%) AIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 20 (16.13%) Apache
2 14 (11.29%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.48%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.03%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.48%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
2 17 (13.71%) SAN
3 9 (7.26%) LAN
3 9 (7.26%) WAN
4 5 (4.03%) DHCP
4 5 (4.03%) Internet
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.42%) HTTP
6 3 (2.42%) RTP
6 3 (2.42%) RTSP
6 3 (2.42%) STUN
7 1 (0.81%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.94%) MySQL
2 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.26%) GitLab
4 8 (6.45%) Artifactory
4 8 (6.45%) JUnit
5 5 (4.03%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.42%) Gradle
6 3 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Redmine
8 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.87%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.84%) Games
3 5 (4.03%) Avionics
3 5 (4.03%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Finance
4 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.61%) French Language
5 2 (1.61%) Front Office
5 2 (1.61%) German Language
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Software Engineer
2 37 (29.84%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (21.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (15.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (12.90%) Unix Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Embedded Engineer
6 15 (12.10%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 14 (11.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) Designer
8 13 (10.48%) Infrastructure Designer
8 13 (10.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (10.48%) Unix Systems Engineer
9 12 (9.68%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 11 (8.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (8.06%) Architect
11 10 (8.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (7.26%) Developer
13 6 (4.84%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) Web Services
2 9 (7.26%) Yocto
3 8 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (6.45%) J2EE
3 8 (6.45%) Spring
3 8 (6.45%) STL
4 6 (4.84%) Ajax
4 6 (4.84%) jQuery
4 6 (4.84%) MFC
4 6 (4.84%) OpenGL
4 6 (4.84%) RESTful
5 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.03%) JSP
5 5 (4.03%) XML
6 4 (3.23%) CSS
6 4 (3.23%) HTML
7 3 (2.42%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.42%) JMS
7 3 (2.42%) LAMP
7 3 (2.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Physics
2 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
3 16 (12.90%) Mathematics
4 10 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.26%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.03%) Robotics
8 3 (2.42%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.61%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Clustering
10 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Unix
2 33 (26.61%) Windows
3 19 (15.32%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (11.29%) AIX
4 14 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) HPUX
5 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.23%) Scrum
4 20 (16.13%) DevOps
5 18 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (14.52%) Embedded Software Development
6 14 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (11.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 13 (10.48%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (10.48%) Open Source
8 10 (8.06%) SDLC
9 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 9 (7.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (4.84%) Functional Testing
10 6 (4.84%) Multithreading
10 6 (4.84%) Release Management
10 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.84%) Web Development
11 5 (4.03%) MVC
12 4 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.32%) C++
2 43 (34.68%) Java
3 23 (18.55%) C#
4 22 (17.74%) C
5 21 (16.94%) Bash Shell
5 21 (16.94%) Python
6 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.23%) PHP
8 2 (1.61%) SQL
9 1 (0.81%) C-shell
9 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Degree
2 16 (12.90%) PhD
3 5 (4.03%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.81%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) GCIA
4 1 (0.81%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) Firmware
2 5 (4.03%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.42%) Kamailio
3 3 (2.42%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) KVM
4 1 (0.81%) Snort
4 1 (0.81%) vCloud
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.81%) Xen
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Ansible
2 6 (4.84%) Terraform
3 4 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.48%) Cisco
2 13 (10.48%) Google
2 13 (10.48%) Oracle
3 10 (8.06%) VMware
4 8 (6.45%) Citrix
5 5 (4.03%) Sun
6 4 (3.23%) hybris
7 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.61%) Veritas
9 1 (0.81%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.81%) SAP
9 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.81%) Splunk
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible working, Pension, Bonus
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