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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 13 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 84 121 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.65% 14.61% 12.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.91% 45.32% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 80
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,600 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
165 267 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.85% 32.25% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 145 216 181
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £57,500 £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 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 67 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (34.07%) Python
3 60 (32.97%) C++
4 57 (31.32%) Java
5 56 (30.77%) PHP
6 46 (25.27%) JavaScript
6 46 (25.27%) Git (software)
7 42 (23.08%) MySQL
7 42 (23.08%) HTML
7 42 (23.08%) CSS
8 37 (20.33%) STL
9 35 (19.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 34 (18.68%) Puppet
10 34 (18.68%) Computer Science
11 31 (17.03%) Unix
11 31 (17.03%) SQL
11 31 (17.03%) Internet
11 31 (17.03%) DevOps
12 28 (15.38%) OpenCL
12 28 (15.38%) Degree
13 26 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (14.29%) OpenCV
14 25 (13.74%) Ansible
14 25 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
15 24 (13.19%) Docker
15 24 (13.19%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (13.19%) Ruby
15 24 (13.19%) Windows
16 23 (12.64%) C
16 23 (12.64%) Jenkins

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 (4.95%) Apache
2 8 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.30%) nginx
4 5 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.65%) Jetty
7 2 (1.10%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.55%) CMS
8 1 (0.55%) Drupal
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.75%) Office 365
4 3 (1.65%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.03%) Internet
2 9 (4.95%) DNS
3 7 (3.85%) BGP
3 7 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.30%) Firewall
5 4 (2.20%) Network Security
6 3 (1.65%) FTP
7 2 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.10%) HTTP
7 2 (1.10%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.10%) LDAP
7 2 (1.10%) OSPF
7 2 (1.10%) RS-232
7 2 (1.10%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) SSL
8 1 (0.55%) ADSL
8 1 (0.55%) LAN
8 1 (0.55%) Modbus
8 1 (0.55%) SMTP
8 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.08%) MySQL
2 10 (5.49%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.95%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.30%) Big Data
4 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.65%) Redis
7 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.10%) KDB
7 2 (1.10%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.10%) OLAP
7 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (25.27%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.64%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 11 (6.04%) CMake
5 9 (4.95%) Subversion
6 4 (2.20%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.20%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.65%) Bower
7 3 (1.65%) Gradle
7 3 (1.65%) Grunt
7 3 (1.65%) Maven
8 2 (1.10%) JIRA
8 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.10%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.55%) JUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (8.79%) Games
2 14 (7.69%) Marketing
3 12 (6.59%) Automotive
4 7 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.30%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.75%) Finance
7 4 (2.20%) Electronics
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (32.97%) Developer
2 28 (15.38%) Administrator
3 22 (12.09%) C++ Developer
3 22 (12.09%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (9.89%) Embedded Engineer
5 18 (9.89%) PHP Developer
6 16 (8.79%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (8.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 15 (8.24%) Junior
7 15 (8.24%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) C++ Software Developer
10 10 (5.49%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Technical Director
11 9 (4.95%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
13 6 (3.30%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.08%) CSS
1 42 (23.08%) HTML
2 37 (20.33%) STL
3 35 (19.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 28 (15.38%) OpenCL
5 26 (14.29%) OpenCV
6 13 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 12 (6.59%) OpenGL
7 12 (6.59%) Web Services
8 9 (4.95%) HTML5
8 9 (4.95%) XML
9 8 (4.40%) .NET
9 8 (4.40%) jQuery
9 8 (4.40%) Symfony
10 7 (3.85%) Doctrine
11 6 (3.30%) LAMP
11 6 (3.30%) XHTML
12 5 (2.75%) RESTful
12 5 (2.75%) Spark Streaming
12 5 (2.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.68%) Computer Science
2 21 (11.54%) Physics
3 16 (8.79%) Mathematics
4 14 (7.69%) CUDA
5 12 (6.59%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.59%) GPGPU
5 12 (6.59%) Robotics
6 9 (4.95%) Visualisation
7 8 (4.40%) Data Centre
7 8 (4.40%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.75%) User Experience
10 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.10%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.10%) Fintech
11 2 (1.10%) Informatics
11 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.55%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.03%) Unix
2 24 (13.19%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Ubuntu
4 8 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.75%) Android
6 5 (2.75%) Debian
6 5 (2.75%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.20%) CentOS
8 3 (1.65%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.03%) DevOps
3 26 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
5 21 (11.54%) OO
6 17 (9.34%) Open Source
7 15 (8.24%) Data Analysis
8 14 (7.69%) Machine Learning
8 14 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 13 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (6.59%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.04%) SDLC
11 11 (6.04%) Signal Processing
11 11 (6.04%) TDD
12 9 (4.95%) High Availability
12 9 (4.95%) OOD
13 8 (4.40%) Web Development
14 7 (3.85%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (34.07%) Python
2 60 (32.97%) C++
3 57 (31.32%) Java
4 56 (30.77%) PHP
5 46 (25.27%) JavaScript
6 31 (17.03%) SQL
7 24 (13.19%) Ruby
8 23 (12.64%) C
9 19 (10.44%) Bash Shell
10 16 (8.79%) Perl
11 12 (6.59%) MATLAB
12 8 (4.40%) C#
13 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.75%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.20%) Embedded C
15 4 (2.20%) Scala
16 3 (1.65%) CoffeeScript
17 2 (1.10%) Embedded C++
17 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
17 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.10%) PhD
3 1 (0.55%) CCNA
3 1 (0.55%) CEH
3 1 (0.55%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.55%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.55%) OSCP
3 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) IEC 61508
1 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.10%) ISO13485
1 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 24 (13.19%) Docker
2 12 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.20%) Firmware
3 4 (2.20%) LXC
4 3 (1.65%) Postfix
5 2 (1.10%) KVM
6 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (18.68%) Puppet
2 25 (13.74%) Ansible
3 24 (13.19%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.75%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.65%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.55%) Nessus
6 1 (0.55%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (9.89%) VMware
2 16 (8.79%) Intel
3 11 (6.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.75%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.20%) Apple
5 4 (2.20%) Cisco
5 4 (2.20%) Perforce
6 3 (1.65%) Juniper
6 3 (1.65%) NetApp
7 2 (1.10%) EMC
7 2 (1.10%) Facebook
7 2 (1.10%) Google
7 2 (1.10%) HP
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45 - £60 per annum, Benefits: BONUS
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
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