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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 85 133 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.96% 18.07% 12.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 55.65% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 89
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
204 239 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.10% 32.47% 25.03%
Number of salaries quoted 181 192 199
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 105 (51.98%) Python
2 85 (42.08%) C++
3 80 (39.60%) Software Engineering
4 67 (33.17%) Computer Science
5 63 (31.19%) Windows
6 56 (27.72%) Java
7 54 (26.73%) Degree
8 49 (24.26%) Open Source
9 47 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (20.79%) Puppet
11 40 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (19.80%) JavaScript
12 33 (16.34%) C
12 33 (16.34%) HTML
13 32 (15.84%) Algorithms
14 31 (15.35%) TDD
14 31 (15.35%) CSS
14 31 (15.35%) VMware
15 30 (14.85%) SQL
16 29 (14.36%) OO
17 28 (13.86%) STL
17 28 (13.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 27 (13.37%) Ruby
18 27 (13.37%) Hedge funds
19 26 (12.87%) AngularJS
19 26 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
19 26 (12.87%) Data Analysis
20 24 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 24 (11.88%) Red Hat
20 24 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement

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 18 (8.91%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.43%) Node.js
3 14 (6.93%) IIS
4 13 (6.44%) Apache
5 7 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.97%) nginx
7 4 (1.98%) Jetty
8 3 (1.49%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.99%) CMS
10 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.98%) SaaS
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.43%) SSL
2 12 (5.94%) Internet
3 11 (5.45%) VPN
4 10 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (4.95%) FCoE
4 10 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (4.95%) Firewall
4 10 (4.95%) IPsec
4 10 (4.95%) iSCSI
4 10 (4.95%) SAN
4 10 (4.95%) WAN
5 7 (3.47%) DNS
5 7 (3.47%) LDAP
6 3 (1.49%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.99%) BGP
7 2 (0.99%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.99%) LAN
7 2 (0.99%) OSPF
7 2 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.91%) MongoDB
2 14 (6.93%) Big Data
3 12 (5.94%) MySQL
4 11 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.47%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.48%) KDB
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.41%) Subversion
3 17 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 17 (8.42%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (6.44%) Maven
6 9 (4.46%) Hudson
7 7 (3.47%) Ant
7 7 (3.47%) JUnit
7 7 (3.47%) Mockito
8 5 (2.48%) GCC
8 5 (2.48%) GDB
8 5 (2.48%) Selenium
9 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.99%) Gradle
10 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.50%) CasperJS
11 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.50%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.50%) RSpec
General
1 18 (8.91%) Finance
2 13 (6.44%) Publishing
3 7 (3.47%) Electronics
4 6 (2.97%) Marketing
5 2 (0.99%) Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (37.62%) Developer
2 50 (24.75%) Software Engineer
3 34 (16.83%) Administrator
4 32 (15.84%) Linux Administrator
5 30 (14.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 30 (14.85%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (14.36%) C++ Software Engineer
7 24 (11.88%) Python Developer
8 22 (10.89%) C++ Developer
9 18 (8.91%) Java Developer
10 17 (8.42%) Linux Developer
11 15 (7.43%) Java Engineer
11 15 (7.43%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (7.43%) Software Developer
12 14 (6.93%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (5.94%) Consultant
15 11 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
16 10 (4.95%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.34%) HTML
2 31 (15.35%) CSS
3 28 (13.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 28 (13.86%) STL
4 26 (12.87%) AngularJS
5 15 (7.43%) Web Services
6 13 (6.44%) Spring
7 11 (5.45%) Ajax
8 10 (4.95%) HTML5
8 10 (4.95%) OpenMP
9 9 (4.46%) WebSockets
10 8 (3.96%) jQuery
10 8 (3.96%) RESTful
10 8 (3.96%) XML
11 7 (3.47%) J2SE
12 6 (2.97%) Middleware
13 5 (2.48%) .NET
13 5 (2.48%) Memcached
13 5 (2.48%) Natural Language Processing
13 5 (2.48%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 67 (33.17%) Computer Science
2 32 (15.84%) Algorithms
3 27 (13.37%) Hedge funds
4 17 (8.42%) Biotechnology
5 15 (7.43%) Data Centre
5 15 (7.43%) Physics
6 14 (6.93%) Mathematics
7 11 (5.45%) Semantic Web
8 10 (4.95%) CUDA
9 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (4.46%) Device Driver
9 9 (4.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (3.47%) Blackberry
10 7 (3.47%) iPhone
11 6 (2.97%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.98%) Fintech
13 4 (1.98%) Replication
14 3 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.19%) Windows
2 24 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (10.40%) Unix
4 20 (9.90%) CentOS
5 11 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.96%) Android
6 8 (3.96%) FreeBSD
7 7 (3.47%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.47%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.99%) Debian
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (39.60%) Software Engineering
2 49 (24.26%) Open Source
3 47 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.35%) TDD
6 29 (14.36%) OO
7 26 (12.87%) Data Analysis
8 24 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (11.88%) DevOps
9 23 (11.39%) Data Acquisition
10 20 (9.90%) High Availability
11 19 (9.41%) Machine Learning
12 17 (8.42%) Signal Processing
13 13 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (6.44%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.94%) Algorithmic Trading
15 10 (4.95%) Load Balancing
15 10 (4.95%) OOD
15 10 (4.95%) Performance Analysis
15 10 (4.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (51.98%) Python
2 85 (42.08%) C++
3 56 (27.72%) Java
4 40 (19.80%) JavaScript
5 33 (16.34%) C
6 30 (14.85%) SQL
7 27 (13.37%) Ruby
8 19 (9.41%) Perl
8 19 (9.41%) PHP
9 16 (7.92%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.44%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.47%) C#
12 5 (2.48%) Scala
13 4 (1.98%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.98%) R
14 3 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.50%) Delphi
16 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (26.73%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) 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%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.95%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.98%) Docker
5 2 (0.99%) KVM
5 2 (0.99%) Postfix
5 2 (0.99%) Samba
6 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (20.79%) Puppet
2 26 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.94%) Ansible
4 10 (4.95%) SELinux
5 5 (2.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (15.35%) VMware
2 24 (11.88%) Red Hat
3 17 (8.42%) Oracle
4 11 (5.45%) Cisco
5 4 (1.98%) Google
6 3 (1.49%) Adobe
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.99%) Intel
8 1 (0.50%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Atmel
8 1 (0.50%) EMC
8 1 (0.50%) NetApp
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