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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 91 145 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.28% 18.22% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.99% 56.20% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 130 94
Median salary £51,250 £44,750 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.52% +11.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Oxfordshire

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
222 258 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.96% 32.41% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 191 227 194
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 101 (50.00%) Python
2 94 (46.53%) C++
3 71 (35.15%) Software Engineering
3 71 (35.15%) Computer Science
4 58 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (26.24%) Windows
6 50 (24.75%) Degree
7 45 (22.28%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (21.78%) Java
9 41 (20.30%) JavaScript
10 39 (19.31%) Open Source
11 36 (17.82%) C
12 34 (16.83%) STL
12 34 (16.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 34 (16.83%) Puppet
13 32 (15.84%) TDD
14 30 (14.85%) Algorithms
15 29 (14.36%) OO
15 29 (14.36%) HTML
16 28 (13.86%) VMware
17 27 (13.37%) Ruby
17 27 (13.37%) Hedge funds
18 26 (12.87%) SQL
19 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
20 24 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
21 23 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
21 23 (11.39%) MongoDB
21 23 (11.39%) Signal Processing
21 23 (11.39%) DevOps
21 23 (11.39%) Red Hat

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 11 (5.45%) Apache
1 11 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.47%) IIS
3 6 (2.97%) nginx
4 4 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.98%) Jetty
5 3 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.93%) Internet
2 11 (5.45%) SSL
3 10 (4.95%) VPN
4 9 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (4.46%) FCoE
4 9 (4.46%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (4.46%) Firewall
4 9 (4.46%) IPsec
4 9 (4.46%) iSCSI
4 9 (4.46%) SAN
4 9 (4.46%) WAN
5 4 (1.98%) DNS
5 4 (1.98%) LDAP
6 3 (1.49%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.99%) Intranet
7 2 (0.99%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.99%) LAN
7 2 (0.99%) OSPF
7 2 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.39%) MongoDB
1 23 (11.39%) MySQL
2 11 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.96%) Big Data
4 7 (3.47%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.48%) KDB
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.42%) Jenkins
2 17 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.93%) Subversion
4 12 (5.94%) Maven
5 11 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (4.46%) Hudson
7 7 (3.47%) Gradle
8 4 (1.98%) Ant
8 4 (1.98%) JUnit
8 4 (1.98%) Mockito
8 4 (1.98%) Selenium
9 3 (1.49%) TestNG
9 3 (1.49%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.99%) Bower
10 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.99%) Grunt
10 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.50%) RSpec
General
1 19 (9.41%) Finance
2 7 (3.47%) Publishing
3 6 (2.97%) Marketing
4 3 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (0.99%) Advertising
5 2 (0.99%) Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (36.63%) Developer
2 41 (20.30%) Software Engineer
3 30 (14.85%) Administrator
4 28 (13.86%) Linux Administrator
5 26 (12.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 26 (12.87%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (12.38%) C++ Developer
7 23 (11.39%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (10.40%) Python Developer
9 15 (7.43%) Embedded Engineer
10 14 (6.93%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (6.44%) Java Developer
11 13 (6.44%) Linux Developer
12 12 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (5.45%) Consultant
13 11 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
13 11 (5.45%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
15 9 (4.46%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 34 (16.83%) STL
2 29 (14.36%) HTML
3 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
4 22 (10.89%) CSS
5 16 (7.92%) OpenMP
6 14 (6.93%) OpenCL
6 14 (6.93%) Web Services
7 12 (5.94%) jQuery
7 12 (5.94%) XML
8 11 (5.45%) HTML5
8 11 (5.45%) Node.js
9 10 (4.95%) OpenCV
9 10 (4.95%) Spring
10 9 (4.46%) WebSockets
11 8 (3.96%) Pyramid
12 7 (3.47%) Ajax
13 6 (2.97%) RESTful
14 5 (2.48%) JSON
14 5 (2.48%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 71 (35.15%) Computer Science
2 30 (14.85%) Algorithms
3 27 (13.37%) Hedge funds
4 17 (8.42%) Biotechnology
5 16 (7.92%) CUDA
6 14 (6.93%) Physics
7 13 (6.44%) Mathematics
8 11 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (5.45%) Data Centre
9 9 (4.46%) Device Driver
9 9 (4.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.97%) User Experience
11 5 (2.48%) Blackberry
11 5 (2.48%) iPhone
11 5 (2.48%) Semantic Web
11 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.98%) Fintech
13 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.24%) Windows
2 19 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (7.92%) Unix
4 15 (7.43%) CentOS
5 8 (3.96%) FreeBSD
5 8 (3.96%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.97%) Android
6 6 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.48%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.99%) Debian
9 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.15%) Software Engineering
2 58 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (22.28%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (19.31%) Open Source
5 32 (15.84%) TDD
6 29 (14.36%) OO
7 24 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (11.39%) Data Analysis
8 23 (11.39%) DevOps
8 23 (11.39%) Signal Processing
9 22 (10.89%) High Availability
10 18 (8.91%) Machine Learning
11 17 (8.42%) Cross-Platform Development
12 16 (7.92%) OOD
12 16 (7.92%) Parallel Programming
13 12 (5.94%) Algorithmic Trading
13 12 (5.94%) Data Acquisition
13 12 (5.94%) Prototyping
14 10 (4.95%) Data Management
15 9 (4.46%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 101 (50.00%) Python
2 94 (46.53%) C++
3 44 (21.78%) Java
4 41 (20.30%) JavaScript
5 36 (17.82%) C
6 27 (13.37%) Ruby
7 26 (12.87%) SQL
8 23 (11.39%) PHP
9 18 (8.91%) Perl
10 15 (7.43%) Bash Shell
10 15 (7.43%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.48%) R
12 4 (1.98%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.98%) Scala
13 3 (1.49%) C#
14 2 (0.99%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.50%) Delphi
15 1 (0.50%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (24.75%) Degree
2 9 (4.46%) PhD
3 2 (0.99%) MCSE
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) CCNA
4 1 (0.50%) CCNP
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.98%) Docker
4 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.99%) KVM
5 2 (0.99%) Postfix
5 2 (0.99%) Samba
6 1 (0.50%) Firmware
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (16.83%) Puppet
2 23 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.45%) Ansible
4 9 (4.46%) SELinux
5 3 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (0.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (13.86%) VMware
2 23 (11.39%) Red Hat
3 14 (6.93%) Oracle
4 10 (4.95%) Cisco
4 10 (4.95%) Intel
5 4 (1.98%) Google
6 2 (0.99%) Adobe
6 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.50%) Acronis
7 1 (0.50%) Atmel
7 1 (0.50%) EMC
7 1 (0.50%) NetApp
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum, Benefits 12 Months Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable + benefits
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Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago