The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 15 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 80 117 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 11.99% 16.96% 13.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.20% 50.00% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 89 90
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 234 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.54% 33.91% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 164 192 198
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Oxford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (33.52%) PHP
3 58 (32.95%) Java
4 55 (31.25%) Python
5 54 (30.68%) JavaScript
6 49 (27.84%) MySQL
7 48 (27.27%) CSS
7 48 (27.27%) HTML
8 44 (25.00%) C++
9 39 (22.16%) Git (software)
10 34 (19.32%) Degree
11 32 (18.18%) SQL
11 32 (18.18%) DevOps
12 31 (17.61%) Internet
12 31 (17.61%) Computer Science
13 30 (17.05%) Unix
14 29 (16.48%) Puppet
15 27 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (14.20%) Physics
16 25 (14.20%) Ruby
17 24 (13.64%) Mathematics
17 24 (13.64%) Windows
18 23 (13.07%) Bash Shell
19 22 (12.50%) C
20 21 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (11.93%) OO
20 21 (11.93%) Docker
21 20 (11.36%) Ansible
22 19 (10.80%) STL
22 19 (10.80%) Opscode Chef

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 9 (5.11%) Apache
1 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.98%) nginx
3 4 (2.27%) Drupal
3 4 (2.27%) Jetty
3 4 (2.27%) WordPress
4 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.57%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.27%) Office 365
3 4 (2.27%) SaaS
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.57%) GitHub
5 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.61%) Internet
2 11 (6.25%) DNS
3 8 (4.55%) BGP
4 7 (3.98%) Firewall
4 7 (3.98%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.84%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.27%) Network Security
7 3 (1.70%) HTTP
7 3 (1.70%) Modbus
7 3 (1.70%) SSL
8 2 (1.14%) FTP
8 2 (1.14%) SAN
8 2 (1.14%) SSH
9 1 (0.57%) DHCP
9 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.57%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) RS-232
9 1 (0.57%) RS-485
9 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.84%) MySQL
2 12 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.98%) Big Data
6 5 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.27%) KDB
7 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.27%) OLAP
7 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.27%) Redis
8 2 (1.14%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.57%) QGIS
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (22.16%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.66%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.95%) Vagrant
4 11 (6.25%) CMake
5 9 (5.11%) Subversion
6 4 (2.27%) Bower
6 4 (2.27%) Gradle
6 4 (2.27%) Grunt
6 4 (2.27%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.27%) JIRA
6 4 (2.27%) Maven
6 4 (2.27%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.70%) JUnit
8 2 (1.14%) Selenium
8 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.14%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.57%) Mockito
9 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (9.09%) Games
2 14 (7.95%) Marketing
3 12 (6.82%) Automotive
4 6 (3.41%) Electronics
4 6 (3.41%) Finance
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Developer
2 24 (13.64%) Administrator
3 22 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 21 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (9.66%) PHP Developer
7 14 (7.95%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Linux Administrator
8 13 (7.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.39%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (6.25%) Junior
9 11 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.25%) Technical Director
10 9 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Python Developer
12 7 (3.98%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (3.41%) Analyst
13 6 (3.41%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (27.27%) CSS
1 48 (27.27%) HTML
2 19 (10.80%) STL
3 17 (9.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 17 (9.66%) OpenCL
4 16 (9.09%) OpenCV
5 15 (8.52%) AngularJS
5 15 (8.52%) Web Services
6 12 (6.82%) OpenGL
7 10 (5.68%) XML
8 9 (5.11%) .NET
8 9 (5.11%) REST
8 9 (5.11%) Spring
9 8 (4.55%) HTML5
9 8 (4.55%) jQuery
9 8 (4.55%) Symfony
10 7 (3.98%) Doctrine
11 6 (3.41%) RESTful
11 6 (3.41%) XHTML
12 5 (2.84%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.61%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.82%) CUDA
2 12 (6.82%) GPGPU
3 11 (6.25%) Robotics
4 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.41%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.84%) User Experience
8 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.27%) Fintech
9 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.57%) Derivative
10 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.05%) Unix
2 24 (13.64%) Windows
3 9 (5.11%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.41%) Android
5 6 (3.41%) CentOS
5 6 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.70%) Debian
7 3 (1.70%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.18%) DevOps
3 25 (14.20%) Physics
4 24 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 21 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (11.93%) OO
6 18 (10.23%) Software Engineering
7 17 (9.66%) Data Protection
8 16 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 15 (8.52%) Multithreading
10 13 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (7.39%) Machine Learning
10 13 (7.39%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.25%) Open Source
12 10 (5.68%) Scrum
12 10 (5.68%) TDD
13 9 (5.11%) OOD
13 9 (5.11%) Visualisation
13 9 (5.11%) Web Development
14 7 (3.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (33.52%) PHP
2 58 (32.95%) Java
3 55 (31.25%) Python
4 54 (30.68%) JavaScript
5 44 (25.00%) C++
6 32 (18.18%) SQL
7 25 (14.20%) Ruby
8 23 (13.07%) Bash Shell
9 22 (12.50%) C
10 16 (9.09%) Perl
11 12 (6.82%) MATLAB
12 8 (4.55%) C#
13 6 (3.41%) Embedded C
14 5 (2.84%) Scala
15 4 (2.27%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (2.27%) Embedded C++
15 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.27%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (19.32%) Degree
2 3 (1.70%) PhD
3 1 (0.57%) CEH
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.57%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) OSCP
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) IEC 61508
1 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.57%) ISO13485
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.93%) Docker
2 12 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.84%) Firmware
4 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.70%) Postfix
5 2 (1.14%) LXC
6 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.57%) Varnish
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (16.48%) Puppet
2 20 (11.36%) Ansible
3 19 (10.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.84%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.70%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.57%) Cacti
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) Nessus
6 1 (0.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (9.66%) VMware
2 11 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.41%) Cisco
3 6 (3.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.84%) Intel
4 5 (2.84%) Juniper
4 5 (2.84%) Oracle
5 4 (2.27%) Apple
5 4 (2.27%) EMC
6 3 (1.70%) Perforce
7 2 (1.14%) Facebook
7 2 (1.14%) Google
7 2 (1.14%) HP
7 2 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) NetApp
8 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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