The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 82 94 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.79% 10.15% 6.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.80% 34.18% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
250 275 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.80% 29.70% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 231 258 150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Linux
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 69 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Towcester +1 6 £33,250 +2.30% 1
Kettering -4 3 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Corby - 1 - -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 85 (47.22%) Windows
2 78 (43.33%) Java
3 75 (41.67%) MySQL
4 74 (41.11%) Apache
5 66 (36.67%) SAN
6 59 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (32.22%) Oracle
8 56 (31.11%) UNIX
9 52 (28.89%) Cisco
10 48 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 44 (24.44%) LAN
11 44 (24.44%) WAN
12 42 (23.33%) SQL
13 38 (21.11%) JavaScript
13 38 (21.11%) Open Source
14 34 (18.89%) Data Centre
15 33 (18.33%) Google Apps
16 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 30 (16.67%) Python
16 30 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 30 (16.67%) Google
17 29 (16.11%) OpenStack
18 28 (15.56%) Hyper-V
18 28 (15.56%) Web Services
18 28 (15.56%) IBM
18 28 (15.56%) Citrix
19 27 (15.00%) Finance
20 25 (13.89%) Degree
20 25 (13.89%) Computer Science
21 24 (13.33%) Java EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (41.11%) Apache
2 48 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 29 (16.11%) OpenStack
4 20 (11.11%) JBoss
5 16 (8.89%) CICS
6 12 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 11 (6.11%) Apache Solr
8 9 (5.00%) Confluence
8 9 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.78%) Drupal
10 3 (1.67%) IIS
11 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.56%) CMS
11 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (2.22%) MS Office
2 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.33%) Google Apps
2 10 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.67%) SaaS
5 3 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (36.67%) SAN
2 44 (24.44%) LAN
2 44 (24.44%) WAN
3 23 (12.78%) DNS
4 22 (12.22%) Firewall
5 15 (8.33%) Internet
6 12 (6.67%) SSL
7 10 (5.56%) NAS
8 9 (5.00%) FTP
8 9 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.22%) Broadband
10 4 (2.22%) VLAN
11 3 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (1.11%) DHCP
12 2 (1.11%) Network Security
13 1 (0.56%) ISDN
13 1 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (41.67%) MySQL
2 17 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.89%) DB2
4 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.67%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 9 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (5.00%) JIRA
2 9 (5.00%) Hudson
2 9 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.22%) Subversion
5 2 (1.11%) Maven
5 2 (1.11%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) NUnit
6 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (15.00%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Electronics
3 10 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Marketing
5 2 (1.11%) Retail
5 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (20.56%) Developer
2 30 (16.67%) Analyst
3 23 (12.78%) Designer
4 22 (12.22%) Infrastructure Designer
5 20 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 18 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.78%) Support Analyst
8 14 (7.78%) Environment Manager
9 13 (7.22%) Administrator
10 12 (6.67%) PHP Developer
11 11 (6.11%) Server Support
11 11 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (5.56%) Server Analyst
13 8 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
13 8 (4.44%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.44%) Design Engineer
14 7 (3.89%) Server Support Analyst
15 6 (3.33%) Team Leader
15 6 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.56%) Web Services
2 24 (13.33%) Java EE
3 17 (9.44%) HTML
4 16 (8.89%) Spring
5 15 (8.33%) J2EE
5 15 (8.33%) CSS
6 13 (7.22%) XML
7 12 (6.67%) jQuery
7 12 (6.67%) JPA
8 11 (6.11%) Spring MVC
8 11 (6.11%) Middleware
9 10 (5.56%) SOAP
10 9 (5.00%) LAMP
11 5 (2.78%) Struts
11 5 (2.78%) Symfony
12 4 (2.22%) JBoss Seam
12 4 (2.22%) HTML5
12 4 (2.22%) Laravel
13 3 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.89%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (8.89%) Mainframe
4 14 (7.78%) Mathematics
4 14 (7.78%) Physics
5 11 (6.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (5.00%) Replication
7 7 (3.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (3.89%) Kindle
8 4 (2.22%) HP Superdome
9 3 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.11%) LPAR
10 2 (1.11%) IVR
11 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 85 (47.22%) Windows
2 56 (31.11%) UNIX
3 15 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.44%) HPUX
6 7 (3.89%) AIX
7 6 (3.33%) Solaris
8 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.22%) CentOS
8 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.67%) IRIX
10 1 (0.56%) SUSE
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.11%) Open Source
3 30 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 20 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 20 (11.11%) MVC
5 19 (10.56%) DevOps
6 17 (9.44%) Scrum
7 16 (8.89%) Problem Management
8 15 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.67%) Pattern Recognition
9 12 (6.67%) Image Processing
10 11 (6.11%) SDLC
11 10 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.56%) Project Management
12 9 (5.00%) Workflow
12 9 (5.00%) OO
12 9 (5.00%) Workflow Management
12 9 (5.00%) Incident Management
12 9 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (43.33%) Java
2 42 (23.33%) SQL
3 38 (21.11%) JavaScript
4 30 (16.67%) Python
5 19 (10.56%) C++
6 18 (10.00%) C#
6 18 (10.00%) Perl
6 18 (10.00%) PHP
7 16 (8.89%) JCL
8 11 (6.11%) Ruby
9 9 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.00%) REXX
9 9 (5.00%) COBOL
9 9 (5.00%) VB
10 5 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.22%) C
11 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.67%) C-shell
13 1 (0.56%) AWK
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.89%) Degree
2 15 (8.33%) PhD
3 5 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.22%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.67%) RHCE
5 3 (1.67%) LPIC
5 3 (1.67%) CCNP
5 3 (1.67%) CCNA
5 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) CCDP
6 1 (0.56%) PMP
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.22%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.67%) BS7799
4 2 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (15.56%) Hyper-V
2 21 (11.67%) XenServer
3 10 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.00%) RACF
5 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.22%) vSphere
6 3 (1.67%) NFS
6 3 (1.67%) Samba
7 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.11%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.11%) Puppet
3 9 (5.00%) CA Endevor
4 3 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.11%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.56%) Legato
6 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (32.22%) Oracle
2 52 (28.89%) Cisco
3 30 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.67%) Google
4 28 (15.56%) Citrix
4 28 (15.56%) IBM
5 21 (11.67%) Red Hat
6 17 (9.44%) VMware
6 17 (9.44%) HP
7 16 (8.89%) F5
8 15 (8.33%) hybris
9 11 (6.11%) Sybase
10 9 (5.00%) Informatica
10 9 (5.00%) New Relic
11 7 (3.89%) NetApp
12 4 (2.22%) Sony
13 2 (1.11%) Zend
14 1 (0.56%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.56%) Endeca
14 1 (0.56%) Dell
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, health etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus+pension, health etc
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
GCS
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: £50k per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £60k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
Northampton
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 24 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago