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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 68 91 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.19% 10.03% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.16% 33.83% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 91 85
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
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
183 269 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.73% 29.66% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 144 242 228
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +2 55 £37,000 -17.77% 7
Kettering +4 10 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 80 (45.45%) Java
2 76 (43.18%) Windows
3 75 (42.61%) Software Engineering
4 67 (38.07%) Unix
5 63 (35.80%) C++
6 60 (34.09%) SAN
7 55 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (30.68%) Server Virtualisation
9 48 (27.27%) Apache
10 46 (26.14%) MySQL
11 45 (25.57%) C
11 45 (25.57%) C#
12 40 (22.73%) Tomcat
13 33 (18.75%) Cisco
13 33 (18.75%) Oracle
14 32 (18.18%) Open Source
15 31 (17.61%) Google
15 31 (17.61%) Google Apps
15 31 (17.61%) OpenStack
16 28 (15.91%) Data Centre
16 28 (15.91%) Citrix
17 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
17 25 (14.20%) Windows Server
18 23 (13.07%) Hyper-V
18 23 (13.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (13.07%) Translating Business Requirements
18 23 (13.07%) Red Hat
18 23 (13.07%) Scrum
19 22 (12.50%) SDLC
20 21 (11.93%) Capacity Planning

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 48 (27.27%) Apache
2 40 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 31 (17.61%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.61%) Google Apps
2 18 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (34.09%) SAN
2 19 (10.80%) TCP/IP
3 17 (9.66%) WAN
4 16 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (8.52%) LAN
6 5 (2.84%) DNS
6 5 (2.84%) Firewall
6 5 (2.84%) Internet
7 3 (1.70%) DHCP
7 3 (1.70%) RTP
7 3 (1.70%) RTSP
7 3 (1.70%) STUN
8 2 (1.14%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.14%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.14%) Wireless
8 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.57%) HTTP
9 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.14%) MySQL
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (7.95%) GitLab
1 14 (7.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.39%) Artifactory
2 13 (7.39%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.70%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 6 (3.41%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Avionics
3 5 (2.84%) Retail
4 4 (2.27%) French Language
4 4 (2.27%) German Language
5 3 (1.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Finance
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (31.82%) Software Engineer
2 39 (22.16%) C++ Software Engineer
3 31 (17.61%) Designer
4 30 (17.05%) Infrastructure Designer
5 25 (14.20%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (10.80%) Analyst
7 17 (9.66%) Support Analyst
8 15 (8.52%) Architect
8 15 (8.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (7.95%) Senior Architect
9 14 (7.95%) Senior Systems Architect
9 14 (7.95%) Systems Architect
10 13 (7.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Unix Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Unix Systems Engineer
11 11 (6.25%) Server Analyst
11 11 (6.25%) Server Support
11 11 (6.25%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.68%) Web Services
2 8 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (4.55%) STL
3 6 (3.41%) MFC
3 6 (3.41%) OpenGL
4 3 (1.70%) FFmpeg
4 3 (1.70%) J2EE
4 3 (1.70%) JSP
4 3 (1.70%) RESTful
4 3 (1.70%) XML
5 2 (1.14%) Ajax
5 2 (1.14%) CSS
5 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.14%) HTML
5 2 (1.14%) jQuery
5 2 (1.14%) LAMP
5 2 (1.14%) Spring
6 1 (0.57%) .NET
6 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.39%) Physics
4 11 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.55%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.84%) Robotics
7 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.70%) Replication
8 3 (1.70%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (43.18%) Windows
2 67 (38.07%) Unix
3 25 (14.20%) Windows Server
4 23 (13.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (9.09%) AIX
6 8 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.61%) Software Engineering
2 55 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.68%) Server Virtualisation
4 32 (18.18%) Open Source
5 23 (13.07%) Scrum
5 23 (13.07%) Translating Business Requirements
6 22 (12.50%) SDLC
7 21 (11.93%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 19 (10.80%) DevOps
10 16 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (7.95%) Functional Testing
13 13 (7.39%) Embedded Software Development
13 13 (7.39%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (6.25%) Release Management
15 7 (3.98%) E-Commerce
16 6 (3.41%) Multithreading
17 5 (2.84%) User Stories
18 4 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.45%) Java
2 63 (35.80%) C++
3 45 (25.57%) C
3 45 (25.57%) C#
4 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.55%) Python
6 8 (4.55%) SQL
7 5 (2.84%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.70%) PHP
9 1 (0.57%) Ruby
9 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (11.93%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) PhD
3 3 (1.70%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.14%) CCNA
4 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.14%) CISSP
4 2 (1.14%) GCIH
4 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.14%) MCSE
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.14%) OCP
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.57%) CEH
5 1 (0.57%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.57%) ECIH
5 1 (0.57%) GCFA
5 1 (0.57%) GCIA
5 1 (0.57%) GIAC
5 1 (0.57%) GREM
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Hyper-V
2 15 (8.52%) XenServer
3 8 (4.55%) XenApp
4 6 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.70%) Kamailio
6 3 (1.70%) OpenSIPS
6 3 (1.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (7.39%) Ansible
1 13 (7.39%) Terraform
2 4 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 33 (18.75%) Cisco
1 33 (18.75%) Oracle
2 31 (17.61%) Google
3 28 (15.91%) Citrix
4 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
5 23 (13.07%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.68%) VMware
7 9 (5.11%) HP
7 9 (5.11%) IBM
8 4 (2.27%) Veritas
9 3 (1.70%) Sun
10 2 (1.14%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.14%) Brocade
10 2 (1.14%) Splunk
11 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.57%) SAP
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