The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 49 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 33 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.43% 5.46% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 6.15% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 23
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £49,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £75,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
657 667 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.19% 88.81% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 456 615 537
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -7 33 £38,000 -27.61% 2
Open Source
East Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 47 (87.04%) Windows
1 47 (87.04%) Linux
1 47 (87.04%) SAN
2 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (70.37%) MySQL
4 36 (66.67%) Cisco
5 33 (61.11%) LAN
5 33 (61.11%) WAN
5 33 (61.11%) Oracle
5 33 (61.11%) Google
6 30 (55.56%) Apache
6 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
7 29 (53.70%) Data Centre
8 28 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
9 27 (50.00%) Java
10 26 (48.15%) Red Hat
10 26 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (46.30%) Google Apps
11 25 (46.30%) OpenStack
12 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
12 17 (31.48%) XenApp
12 17 (31.48%) Citrix
12 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
12 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
12 17 (31.48%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
13 8 (14.81%) Ubuntu
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (14.81%) PowerShell

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (55.56%) Apache
1 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 25 (46.30%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 25 (46.30%) Google Apps
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (87.04%) SAN
2 33 (61.11%) LAN
2 33 (61.11%) WAN
3 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (70.37%) MySQL
2 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Designer
2 22 (40.74%) Infrastructure Designer
3 16 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (9.26%) Information Specialist
5 5 (9.26%) Security Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Server Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Lead Designer
7 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Linux
1 47 (87.04%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Translating Business Requirements
3 17 (31.48%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.26%) Information Security
4 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Demand Management
5 2 (3.70%) ETL
5 2 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) CEH
1 3 (5.56%) CISM
1 3 (5.56%) CISSP
1 3 (5.56%) CSSLP
1 3 (5.56%) ISSAP
1 3 (5.56%) ISSEP
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
1 17 (31.48%) XenApp
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Ansible
1 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco
2 33 (61.11%) Google
2 33 (61.11%) Oracle
3 26 (48.15%) Red Hat
4 17 (31.48%) Citrix
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.81%) HP
5 8 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) VMware
7 2 (3.70%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.70%) Informatica
7 2 (3.70%) Teradata
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £+car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago