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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 89 97 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.62% 11.16% 10.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.41% 35.27% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 93 79
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
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
196 275 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.80% 31.65% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 154 246 236
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 27 May 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 27 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
(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 +1 57 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Kettering +7 30 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 107 (50.71%) Java
2 99 (46.92%) Windows
3 87 (41.23%) SAN
4 82 (38.86%) MySQL
5 78 (36.97%) Server Virtualisation
6 73 (34.60%) Apache
7 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
8 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (28.91%) Unix
10 57 (27.01%) Tomcat
11 54 (25.59%) C++
12 51 (24.17%) Oracle
13 50 (23.70%) Microsoft
14 49 (23.22%) Windows Server
15 48 (22.75%) Citrix
16 47 (22.27%) Cisco
17 46 (21.80%) Hyper-V
17 46 (21.80%) Open Source
18 44 (20.85%) C#
19 43 (20.38%) C
19 43 (20.38%) Google
20 39 (18.48%) Data Centre
20 39 (18.48%) DevOps
21 35 (16.59%) Google Apps
21 35 (16.59%) OpenStack
22 34 (16.11%) SQL
23 33 (15.64%) Red Hat
23 33 (15.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 32 (15.17%) Mentoring
25 29 (13.74%) WAN

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 73 (34.60%) Apache
2 57 (27.01%) Tomcat
3 35 (16.59%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.16%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.37%) Liferay
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.59%) Google Apps
2 28 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (41.23%) SAN
2 29 (13.74%) WAN
3 26 (12.32%) LAN
4 25 (11.85%) TCP/IP
5 23 (10.90%) DNS
5 23 (10.90%) Firewall
6 18 (8.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.37%) SSL
8 3 (1.42%) Internet
8 3 (1.42%) VoIP
8 3 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.42%) Wireless
9 2 (0.95%) HTTP
9 2 (0.95%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.95%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (38.86%) MySQL
2 14 (6.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.00%) GitLab
1 19 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.53%) Artifactory
2 18 (8.53%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.90%) JUnit
4 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.47%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 9 (4.27%) Aerospace
2 7 (3.32%) Retail
3 5 (2.37%) Finance
3 5 (2.37%) Games
4 4 (1.90%) Avionics
4 4 (1.90%) French Language
4 4 (1.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (20.85%) Software Engineer
2 37 (17.54%) C++ Software Engineer
3 35 (16.59%) Analyst
4 33 (15.64%) Designer
5 31 (14.69%) Infrastructure Designer
6 26 (12.32%) Support Analyst
7 24 (11.37%) Architect
8 21 (9.95%) Server Analyst
8 21 (9.95%) Server Support
9 20 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (9.48%) Server Support Analyst
10 18 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (7.58%) DBA
11 16 (7.58%) Systems Architect
12 14 (6.64%) Linux Support
12 14 (6.64%) MySQL DBA
12 14 (6.64%) Senior Architect
12 14 (6.64%) Senior Systems Architect
13 12 (5.69%) Citrix Support
13 12 (5.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.11%) Web Services
2 13 (6.16%) J2EE
3 9 (4.27%) XML
4 8 (3.79%) Spring
5 6 (2.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (2.84%) Middleware
5 6 (2.84%) STL
6 5 (2.37%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.37%) JMS
6 5 (2.37%) JSON
6 5 (2.37%) MFC
6 5 (2.37%) OpenGL
6 5 (2.37%) REST
6 5 (2.37%) SOAP
7 4 (1.90%) EJB
7 4 (1.90%) JSP
7 4 (1.90%) Struts
7 4 (1.90%) XSLT
8 3 (1.42%) Java EE
8 3 (1.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.48%) Replication
3 14 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.27%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.37%) Physics
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.90%) Robotics
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 99 (46.92%) Windows
2 61 (28.91%) Unix
3 49 (23.22%) Windows Server
4 33 (15.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (13.27%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.32%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.97%) Server Virtualisation
2 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
3 70 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (21.80%) Open Source
5 39 (18.48%) DevOps
6 32 (15.17%) Mentoring
7 27 (12.80%) Translating Business Requirements
8 24 (11.37%) Capacity Planning
8 24 (11.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (10.43%) Scrum
10 21 (9.95%) SDLC
11 20 (9.48%) E-Commerce
11 20 (9.48%) Incident Management
11 20 (9.48%) Performance Analysis
11 20 (9.48%) Problem Management
12 19 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (8.53%) Release Management
14 16 (7.58%) Functional Testing
15 7 (3.32%) User Stories
16 6 (2.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 107 (50.71%) Java
2 54 (25.59%) C++
3 44 (20.85%) C#
4 43 (20.38%) C
5 34 (16.11%) SQL
6 25 (11.85%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.74%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.27%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.95%) PHP
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (7.11%) Degree
2 9 (4.27%) PhD
3 4 (1.90%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.42%) CCNA
4 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.42%) CISSP
4 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.42%) MCSE
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) GCIH
5 2 (0.95%) OCP
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.47%) CEH
6 1 (0.47%) CISM
6 1 (0.47%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.47%) ECIH
6 1 (0.47%) GCFA
6 1 (0.47%) GCIA
6 1 (0.47%) GIAC
6 1 (0.47%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 46 (21.80%) Hyper-V
2 28 (13.27%) XenServer
3 20 (9.48%) XenApp
4 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (12.32%) Ansible
2 18 (8.53%) Terraform
3 8 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.79%) Puppet
4 4 (1.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.47%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (24.17%) Oracle
2 50 (23.70%) Microsoft
3 48 (22.75%) Citrix
4 47 (22.27%) Cisco
5 43 (20.38%) Google
6 33 (15.64%) Red Hat
7 25 (11.85%) HP
8 17 (8.06%) IBM
9 13 (6.16%) hybris
10 10 (4.74%) VMware
11 9 (4.27%) NetApp
12 4 (1.90%) Sun
12 4 (1.90%) Veritas
12 4 (1.90%) WSO2
13 3 (1.42%) Brocade
13 3 (1.42%) Sybase
14 2 (0.95%) ArcSight
14 2 (0.95%) Splunk
15 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per month + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago