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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 35 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 32 131 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.27% 18.25% 8.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.60% 58.48% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 62
Median salary £41,490 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.37% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%

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
125 224 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.59% 31.20% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 103 130 193
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -28 22 £41,490 -2.37% 3
Kettering -8 3 £31,000 -27.05%
Daventry - 2 - -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (51.96%) Git (software)
2 50 (49.02%) MySQL
3 45 (44.12%) Jenkins
4 44 (43.14%) Unix
5 41 (40.20%) JavaScript
6 40 (39.22%) Scrum
7 38 (37.25%) TDD
8 36 (35.29%) Java
8 36 (35.29%) Web Services
9 33 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
10 30 (29.41%) Artifactory
10 30 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (29.41%) J2EE
10 30 (29.41%) JUnit
10 30 (29.41%) Spring
11 29 (28.43%) HTML
11 29 (28.43%) Windows
11 29 (28.43%) REST
12 28 (27.45%) Gradle
12 28 (27.45%) HTML5
12 28 (27.45%) hybris
12 28 (27.45%) Cucumber
12 28 (27.45%) BDD
12 28 (27.45%) MongoDB
12 28 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 28 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (27.45%) JSON
12 28 (27.45%) Spring MVC
12 28 (27.45%) JMS

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 15 (14.71%) Apache
2 11 (10.78%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.84%) nginx
4 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.90%) G Suite
4 3 (2.94%) Office 365
5 2 (1.96%) GitHub
5 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) SAN
2 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.92%) LAN
4 4 (3.92%) WAN
4 4 (3.92%) Wireless
5 3 (2.94%) Skype
6 2 (1.96%) DNS
6 2 (1.96%) Firewall
6 2 (1.96%) HTTP
6 2 (1.96%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.96%) Internet
6 2 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.98%) DHCP
7 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.02%) MySQL
2 28 (27.45%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (51.96%) Git (software)
2 45 (44.12%) Jenkins
3 30 (29.41%) Artifactory
3 30 (29.41%) JUnit
4 28 (27.45%) Cucumber
4 28 (27.45%) Gradle
4 28 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (10.78%) JIRA
6 10 (9.80%) PHPUnit
6 10 (9.80%) Redmine
7 9 (8.82%) GitLab
8 5 (4.90%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (18.63%) Retail
2 6 (5.88%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Front Office
3 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Architect
2 19 (18.63%) Developer
2 19 (18.63%) Technical Architect
3 18 (17.65%) Analyst
4 17 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (15.69%) Java Architect
5 16 (15.69%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 11 (10.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (10.78%) MySQL Developer
7 11 (10.78%) PHP Developer
7 11 (10.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (10.78%) Support Analyst
8 10 (9.80%) Junior
8 10 (9.80%) Junior Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Junior JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Junior PHP Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Java Technical Architect
10 8 (7.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.29%) Web Services
2 30 (29.41%) J2EE
2 30 (29.41%) Spring
3 29 (28.43%) HTML
3 29 (28.43%) REST
4 28 (27.45%) ActiveMQ
4 28 (27.45%) CSS
4 28 (27.45%) HTML5
4 28 (27.45%) JMS
4 28 (27.45%) JSON
4 28 (27.45%) Spring MVC
5 13 (12.75%) LAMP
6 12 (11.76%) Ajax
6 12 (11.76%) jQuery
7 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.80%) Symfony
8 5 (4.90%) Yocto
9 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.96%) RESTful
9 2 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) IBM XIV
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 44 (43.14%) Unix
2 29 (28.43%) Windows
3 17 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.84%) AIX
5 7 (6.86%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (6.86%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.90%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (2.94%) CentOS
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.96%) Fedora
8 2 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Scrum
3 38 (37.25%) TDD
4 30 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (27.45%) BDD
5 28 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (27.45%) MVC
6 26 (25.49%) Refactoring
7 20 (19.61%) DevOps
7 20 (19.61%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.76%) ITIL
8 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.78%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (9.80%) OOD
10 10 (9.80%) OOP
11 8 (7.84%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.86%) Open Source
12 7 (6.86%) Physics
12 7 (6.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.20%) JavaScript
2 36 (35.29%) Java
3 13 (12.75%) PHP
4 11 (10.78%) Bash Shell
4 11 (10.78%) Python
5 8 (7.84%) C++
6 6 (5.88%) C#
7 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.92%) SQL
9 2 (1.96%) C-shell
9 2 (1.96%) Perl
9 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) MCP
4 2 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
1 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.90%) vSphere
3 4 (3.92%) Firmware
4 3 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.96%) KVM
5 2 (1.96%) NFS
5 2 (1.96%) Postfix
5 2 (1.96%) Xen
6 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Ansible
2 11 (10.78%) Puppet
3 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.86%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (6.86%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.86%) SCDPM
4 7 (6.86%) Terraform
5 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.98%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) hybris
2 20 (19.61%) VMware
3 17 (16.67%) Cisco
4 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 12 (11.76%) NetApp
6 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.84%) Citrix
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle
8 7 (6.86%) Brocade
8 7 (6.86%) Dell
8 7 (6.86%) EMC
8 7 (6.86%) Fujitsu
8 7 (6.86%) Google
8 7 (6.86%) HP
8 7 (6.86%) IBM
8 7 (6.86%) Veeam
9 2 (1.96%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.96%) Sun
9 2 (1.96%) Veritas
10 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £negotiable +15% bonus+private health, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £ neg + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago