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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 108 95 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.30% 11.90% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.84% 47.98% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 94 52 68
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,914 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
190 198 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.91% 24.81% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 173 133 148
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +46.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 25 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 103 (52.28%) C++
2 88 (44.67%) Python
3 83 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (26.90%) Software Engineering
4 53 (26.90%) Computer Science
5 52 (26.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 52 (26.40%) STL
6 46 (23.35%) Git (software)
7 41 (20.81%) JavaScript
8 37 (18.78%) Java
9 36 (18.27%) MySQL
9 36 (18.27%) OO
9 36 (18.27%) OpenCL
10 34 (17.26%) C
10 34 (17.26%) PHP
10 34 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (15.74%) Windows
11 31 (15.74%) Intel
11 31 (15.74%) OpenCV
12 30 (15.23%) Jenkins
13 29 (14.72%) Parallel Programming
13 29 (14.72%) Puppet
14 28 (14.21%) Signal Processing
14 28 (14.21%) Open Source
15 26 (13.20%) HTML
16 25 (12.69%) Ruby
16 25 (12.69%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (12.69%) Cross-Platform Development
17 24 (12.18%) OOD
18 23 (11.68%) Algorithms

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 12 (6.09%) Apache
2 10 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.06%) nginx
4 7 (3.55%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.54%) IIS
6 4 (2.03%) Jetty
7 2 (1.02%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) Heroku
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.11%) Internet
2 6 (3.05%) BGP
2 6 (3.05%) Kerberos
2 6 (3.05%) LDAP
2 6 (3.05%) OSPF
3 5 (2.54%) DNS
4 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.02%) Firewall
6 2 (1.02%) RS-232
6 2 (1.02%) Skype
7 1 (0.51%) ADSL
7 1 (0.51%) FTP
7 1 (0.51%) HTTP
7 1 (0.51%) ICMP
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) SMTP
7 1 (0.51%) SNMP
7 1 (0.51%) VPN
7 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.27%) MySQL
2 22 (11.17%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.06%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.54%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.54%) Redis
7 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.52%) Big Data
8 3 (1.52%) KDB
9 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 46 (23.35%) Git (software)
2 30 (15.23%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.58%) Subversion
4 7 (3.55%) Gradle
4 7 (3.55%) Maven
5 6 (3.05%) Selenium
6 5 (2.54%) Bower
6 5 (2.54%) Grunt
7 3 (1.52%) TestNG
7 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.02%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.02%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (1.02%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.51%) RSpec
General
1 7 (3.55%) Aerospace
1 7 (3.55%) Games
1 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.05%) Finance
3 5 (2.54%) Marketing
4 4 (2.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.02%) Publishing
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 72 (36.55%) Developer
2 38 (19.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 30 (15.23%) Administrator
4 26 (13.20%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (11.68%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (11.17%) C++ Developer
6 22 (11.17%) Linux Administrator
6 22 (11.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (8.12%) Python Developer
8 15 (7.61%) PHP Developer
8 15 (7.61%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (5.08%) Junior
11 10 (5.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Linux Scripter
12 9 (4.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 7 (3.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (26.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 52 (26.40%) STL
2 36 (18.27%) OpenCL
3 31 (15.74%) OpenCV
4 26 (13.20%) HTML
5 22 (11.17%) OpenMP
6 21 (10.66%) AngularJS
7 19 (9.64%) CSS
8 12 (6.09%) jQuery
8 12 (6.09%) Node.js
8 12 (6.09%) Web Services
9 9 (4.57%) Doctrine
9 9 (4.57%) REST
9 9 (4.57%) RESTful
9 9 (4.57%) Symfony
10 8 (4.06%) .NET
10 8 (4.06%) HTML5
10 8 (4.06%) LAMP
11 7 (3.55%) Pyramid
11 7 (3.55%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.90%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.68%) Algorithms
2 23 (11.68%) CUDA
3 18 (9.14%) Hedge funds
3 18 (9.14%) Mathematics
4 14 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.60%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (6.60%) Physics
6 9 (4.57%) User Experience
7 4 (2.03%) Fintech
8 3 (1.52%) Biology
8 3 (1.52%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.52%) Neural Network
8 3 (1.52%) Statistics
8 3 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.74%) Windows
2 22 (11.17%) Unix
3 10 (5.08%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.54%) CentOS
5 4 (2.03%) Debian
6 3 (1.52%) Android
6 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.52%) FreeBSD
6 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (26.90%) Software Engineering
3 36 (18.27%) OO
4 34 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (14.72%) Parallel Programming
6 28 (14.21%) Open Source
6 28 (14.21%) Signal Processing
7 25 (12.69%) Cross-Platform Development
8 24 (12.18%) OOD
9 19 (9.64%) High Availability
9 19 (9.64%) TDD
10 18 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (7.61%) Software Testing
12 14 (7.11%) Computer Vision
12 14 (7.11%) SDLC
13 12 (6.09%) DevOps
14 10 (5.08%) Test Automation
15 9 (4.57%) Validation
16 8 (4.06%) Data Management
16 8 (4.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 103 (52.28%) C++
2 88 (44.67%) Python
3 41 (20.81%) JavaScript
4 37 (18.78%) Java
5 34 (17.26%) C
5 34 (17.26%) PHP
6 25 (12.69%) Ruby
7 21 (10.66%) SQL
8 18 (9.14%) Perl
9 8 (4.06%) MATLAB
10 7 (3.55%) C#
10 7 (3.55%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.05%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.05%) R
12 5 (2.54%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (2.54%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.03%) Scala
13 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.52%) VB
15 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (10.15%) Degree
2 12 (6.09%) PhD
3 1 (0.51%) CCNA
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.02%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.06%) Docker
3 6 (3.05%) KVM
4 4 (2.03%) LXC
4 4 (2.03%) Postfix
5 3 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (14.72%) Puppet
2 25 (12.69%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (8.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) Cacti
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (15.74%) Intel
2 20 (10.15%) VMware
3 11 (5.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.05%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.05%) NetApp
5 3 (1.52%) Google
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle
6 2 (1.02%) Perforce
7 1 (0.51%) Acronis
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco
7 1 (0.51%) Juniper
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