The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 75 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Linux Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 722 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.86% 95.88% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 591 663 803
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support across the Oxford region.

Linux Support Salary Trend in Oxford

Linux Support
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago