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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 94 85 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.63% 10.12% 7.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.81% 35.86% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 90 73 39
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
278 237 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.45% 28.21% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 246 222 149
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +1 72 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Kettering +2 4 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Corby - 3 £45,000 - 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 98 (57.99%) Windows
2 86 (50.89%) Apache
3 79 (46.75%) Java
4 78 (46.15%) MySQL
5 75 (44.38%) SAN
6 74 (43.79%) Tomcat
6 74 (43.79%) Cisco
7 70 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (36.69%) Oracle
9 61 (36.09%) WAN
9 61 (36.09%) LAN
10 52 (30.77%) Data Centre
11 41 (24.26%) UNIX
12 40 (23.67%) Open Source
13 39 (23.08%) Hyper-V
14 36 (21.30%) Red Hat
14 36 (21.30%) IBM
14 36 (21.30%) Google
15 35 (20.71%) SQL
16 34 (20.12%) Google Apps
17 33 (19.53%) JavaScript
18 32 (18.93%) Microsoft
18 32 (18.93%) Citrix
18 32 (18.93%) OpenStack
19 28 (16.57%) Web Services
20 27 (15.98%) XenServer
21 25 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 25 (14.79%) HP
21 25 (14.79%) Finance
22 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 86 (50.89%) Apache
2 74 (43.79%) Tomcat
3 32 (18.93%) OpenStack
4 15 (8.88%) JBoss
5 12 (7.10%) CICS
5 12 (7.10%) Apache Solr
6 11 (6.51%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (4.73%) Confluence
8 4 (2.37%) Drupal
9 3 (1.78%) IIS
10 2 (1.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.59%) nginx
11 1 (0.59%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.12%) Google Apps
2 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.96%) SaaS
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 75 (44.38%) SAN
2 61 (36.09%) WAN
2 61 (36.09%) LAN
3 14 (8.28%) DNS
4 13 (7.69%) Firewall
5 11 (6.51%) SSL
6 10 (5.92%) Internet
7 8 (4.73%) FTP
7 8 (4.73%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.55%) NAS
9 3 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.18%) DHCP
10 2 (1.18%) VoIP
10 2 (1.18%) Network Security
11 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.59%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (46.15%) MySQL
2 15 (8.88%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.10%) DB2
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (4.73%) LoadRunner
2 8 (4.73%) JIRA
2 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.73%) Hudson
3 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.78%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.59%) Maven
5 1 (0.59%) Ant
5 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 25 (14.79%) Finance
2 10 (5.92%) Electronics
3 9 (5.33%) Banking
4 4 (2.37%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Military
6 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.59%) French Language
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (23.08%) Analyst
2 27 (15.98%) Developer
3 26 (15.38%) Designer
4 25 (14.79%) Infrastructure Designer
5 21 (12.43%) Server Analyst
5 21 (12.43%) Support Analyst
6 18 (10.65%) Java Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Administrator
8 15 (8.88%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Server Support
11 11 (6.51%) Server Support Analyst
12 10 (5.92%) Storage Analyst
12 10 (5.92%) Environment Manager
13 9 (5.33%) C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
15 6 (3.55%) Architect
15 6 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 6 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
16 5 (2.96%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.57%) Web Services
2 22 (13.02%) Java EE
3 18 (10.65%) Spring
4 16 (9.47%) J2EE
5 13 (7.69%) XML
6 12 (7.10%) HTML
6 12 (7.10%) CSS
6 12 (7.10%) Servlets
6 12 (7.10%) JPA
7 11 (6.51%) LAMP
7 11 (6.51%) Spring MVC
8 9 (5.33%) jQuery
8 9 (5.33%) Middleware
8 9 (5.33%) SOAP
9 6 (3.55%) Struts
10 5 (2.96%) Ajax
11 4 (2.37%) XSLT
11 4 (2.37%) Laravel
12 3 (1.78%) HTML5
12 3 (1.78%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.10%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.73%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.73%) Physics
5 5 (2.96%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (2.37%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (2.37%) Kindle
7 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.18%) IVR
8 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.18%) LPAR
9 1 (0.59%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 98 (57.99%) Windows
2 41 (24.26%) UNIX
3 25 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (8.28%) CentOS
5 9 (5.33%) AIX
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.37%) HPUX
7 4 (2.37%) Solaris
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.78%) IRIX
9 1 (0.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.67%) Open Source
3 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering
3 24 (14.20%) Project Management
4 22 (13.02%) E-Commerce
4 22 (13.02%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (10.06%) Agile Project Management
7 15 (8.88%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.28%) SDLC
9 12 (7.10%) MVC
10 9 (5.33%) DevOps
10 9 (5.33%) Scrum
11 8 (4.73%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.73%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.73%) Workflow Management
11 8 (4.73%) Workflow
11 8 (4.73%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.75%) Java
2 35 (20.71%) SQL
3 33 (19.53%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.24%) PowerShell
5 18 (10.65%) Python
6 14 (8.28%) Perl
7 12 (7.10%) JCL
7 12 (7.10%) PHP
8 9 (5.33%) Ruby
8 9 (5.33%) C#
8 9 (5.33%) C++
9 8 (4.73%) COBOL
9 8 (4.73%) VB
9 8 (4.73%) REXX
10 5 (2.96%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.78%) C
12 2 (1.18%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) PhD
3 3 (1.78%) CCNP
3 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.18%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.18%) LPIC
5 1 (0.59%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.59%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.59%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) CCDP
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) ISO 9000
1 4 (2.37%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.78%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) BS7799
4 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 27 (15.98%) XenServer
3 10 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.73%) RACF
5 6 (3.55%) vSphere
6 5 (2.96%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.18%) Firmware
8 2 (1.18%) Cronacle
8 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.18%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.59%) KVM
9 1 (0.59%) Samba
9 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) CA Endevor
1 8 (4.73%) Puppet
1 8 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.18%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) Legato
4 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 74 (43.79%) Cisco
2 62 (36.69%) Oracle
3 36 (21.30%) Red Hat
3 36 (21.30%) IBM
3 36 (21.30%) Google
4 32 (18.93%) Microsoft
4 32 (18.93%) Citrix
5 25 (14.79%) HP
6 21 (12.43%) VMware
7 15 (8.88%) hybris
7 15 (8.88%) F5
8 11 (6.51%) Sybase
9 8 (4.73%) Informatica
9 8 (4.73%) New Relic
10 3 (1.78%) RedPrairie
10 3 (1.78%) NetApp
10 3 (1.78%) Dell
11 2 (1.18%) EMC
11 2 (1.18%) Juniper
11 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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