The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 15 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 170 201 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.96% 13.24% 13.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.81% 38.80% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 150 150 147
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
427 518 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.55% 34.12% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 371 391 343
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 82 £50,000 +8.69% 8
Abingdon +12 19 £31,500 +21.15% 7
Banbury - 6 £32,500 - 2
Witney +7 4 - - 1
Kidlington -7 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 176 (43.14%) Python
2 152 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (30.39%) Windows
4 122 (29.90%) Java
5 107 (26.23%) C++
6 98 (24.02%) C
7 86 (21.08%) Unix
8 85 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 83 (20.34%) PHP
10 81 (19.85%) SQL
11 79 (19.36%) Open Source
12 77 (18.87%) HTML
12 77 (18.87%) CSS
13 76 (18.63%) MySQL
14 71 (17.40%) Degree
15 69 (16.91%) Software Engineering
16 67 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
17 63 (15.44%) Git (software)
18 58 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
19 57 (13.97%) Security Cleared
20 56 (13.73%) Telecoms
20 56 (13.73%) DevOps
21 55 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
22 53 (12.99%) Computer Science
23 50 (12.25%) OO
24 49 (12.01%) DV Cleared
24 49 (12.01%) Bash Shell
25 48 (11.76%) Internet
25 48 (11.76%) Microsoft
26 46 (11.27%) Continuous Integration

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 22 (5.39%) Apache
2 18 (4.41%) nginx
3 15 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.94%) CMS
6 8 (1.96%) Jetty
7 7 (1.72%) JBoss
8 6 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.23%) WordPress
10 4 (0.98%) Drupal
10 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.98%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.49%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.49%) GeoServer
12 2 (0.49%) IIS
13 1 (0.25%) lighttpd
Applications
1 11 (2.70%) MS Office
2 9 (2.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) GIMP
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.60%) GitHub
3 16 (3.92%) SaaS
4 13 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.21%) Office 365
7 8 (1.96%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.96%) Sumo Logic
8 6 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.74%) Datadog
10 3 (0.74%) Heroku
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) IaaS
12 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.76%) Internet
2 25 (6.13%) DNS
3 24 (5.88%) Firewall
4 21 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.92%) VPN
6 14 (3.43%) Broadband
7 13 (3.19%) BGP
7 13 (3.19%) HTTP
7 13 (3.19%) Network Security
8 11 (2.70%) LTE
8 11 (2.70%) WAN
9 7 (1.72%) SAN
10 6 (1.47%) ADSL
10 6 (1.47%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.47%) IPv4
10 6 (1.47%) IPv6
10 6 (1.47%) LAN
10 6 (1.47%) SS7
11 5 (1.23%) SSH
11 5 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (18.63%) MySQL
2 22 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.19%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.96%) Big Data
6 8 (1.96%) Redis
6 8 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.96%) UniData
7 6 (1.47%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.98%) KDB
9 4 (0.98%) OLAP
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.49%) QGIS
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 63 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 46 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.15%) Vagrant
4 19 (4.66%) Subversion
5 16 (3.92%) Metasploit
6 11 (2.70%) CMake
7 9 (2.21%) JUnit
7 9 (2.21%) Selenium
8 7 (1.72%) Maven
9 6 (1.47%) Ant
9 6 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.47%) Mockito
10 5 (1.23%) Bower
10 5 (1.23%) Gradle
10 5 (1.23%) Grunt
10 5 (1.23%) JIRA
10 5 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.98%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.98%) Mocha
11 4 (0.98%) PHPUnit
General
1 56 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 20 (4.90%) Marketing
3 19 (4.66%) Games
4 17 (4.17%) Automotive
5 16 (3.92%) Finance
6 7 (1.72%) Electronics
7 4 (0.98%) Retail
8 3 (0.74%) Advertising
8 3 (0.74%) Banking
8 3 (0.74%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (31.37%) Developer
2 48 (11.76%) Administrator
2 48 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 39 (9.56%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (7.84%) Analyst
5 32 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.13%) Software Developer
7 24 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 23 (5.64%) C++ Developer
8 23 (5.64%) PHP Developer
9 22 (5.39%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (4.41%) Penetration Tester
11 18 (4.41%) Tester
12 17 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (3.92%) Junior
13 16 (3.92%) Security Analyst
13 16 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (3.92%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (18.87%) CSS
1 77 (18.87%) HTML
2 33 (8.09%) Web Services
3 25 (6.13%) .NET
3 25 (6.13%) HTML5
4 24 (5.88%) STL
4 24 (5.88%) XML
5 22 (5.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 22 (5.39%) RESTful
6 21 (5.15%) AngularJS
7 20 (4.90%) jQuery
8 17 (4.17%) OpenCL
8 17 (4.17%) Spring
9 16 (3.92%) LAMP
9 16 (3.92%) OpenCV
9 16 (3.92%) SOAP
10 15 (3.68%) REST
11 13 (3.19%) Java EE
12 12 (2.94%) OpenGL
12 12 (2.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.39%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.43%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.94%) CUDA
6 12 (2.94%) GPGPU
7 11 (2.70%) Robotics
8 10 (2.45%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.21%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.21%) Biotechnology
9 9 (2.21%) Replication
10 8 (1.96%) Life Science
10 8 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.47%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.47%) User Experience
11 6 (1.47%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.98%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 124 (30.39%) Windows
2 86 (21.08%) Unix
3 27 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.68%) VxWorks
6 14 (3.43%) CentOS
6 14 (3.43%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.19%) Android
7 13 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 12 (2.94%) Windows Server
9 11 (2.70%) Windows 10
10 10 (2.45%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.96%) Debian
12 4 (0.98%) Kali Linux
12 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.98%) SUSE
12 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.49%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (19.36%) Open Source
3 69 (16.91%) Software Engineering
4 67 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
5 56 (13.73%) DevOps
6 55 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
7 50 (12.25%) OO
8 46 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 33 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 29 (7.11%) Physics
12 27 (6.62%) Pair Programming
13 26 (6.37%) Data Protection
13 26 (6.37%) ITIL
14 22 (5.39%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (5.39%) Scrum
14 22 (5.39%) Web Development
15 20 (4.90%) Coaching
16 19 (4.66%) Data Analysis
16 19 (4.66%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 176 (43.14%) Python
2 122 (29.90%) Java
3 107 (26.23%) C++
4 98 (24.02%) C
5 85 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 83 (20.34%) PHP
7 81 (19.85%) SQL
8 49 (12.01%) Bash Shell
9 40 (9.80%) Ruby
10 36 (8.82%) Go
11 31 (7.60%) Perl
12 21 (5.15%) C#
13 19 (4.66%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.94%) MATLAB
15 10 (2.45%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.96%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.47%) Scala
18 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
19 4 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
19 4 (0.98%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 71 (17.40%) Degree
2 57 (13.97%) Security Cleared
3 49 (12.01%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.17%) GIAC
5 15 (3.68%) OSCP
6 14 (3.43%) CREST Certified
6 14 (3.43%) GPEN
7 11 (2.70%) SANS
8 10 (2.45%) CEH
9 8 (1.96%) GCFA
10 4 (0.98%) PhD
10 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.49%) MCP
13 1 (0.25%) CCNA
13 1 (0.25%) Cyber Scheme
13 1 (0.25%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.70%) SSAE 16
3 10 (2.45%) QA
4 4 (0.98%) SLA
5 2 (0.49%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.49%) ISO13485
System Software
1 34 (8.33%) Docker
2 30 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.47%) Firmware
5 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.98%) Postfix
5 4 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.74%) Gluster
7 2 (0.49%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.49%) LXC
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.25%) KVM
8 1 (0.25%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Varnish
8 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (11.03%) Puppet
2 29 (7.11%) Ansible
3 23 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (5.39%) Nessus
4 22 (5.39%) Nmap
5 11 (2.70%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.21%) logstash
7 8 (1.96%) WMI
8 6 (1.47%) Nagios
8 6 (1.47%) OpenVAS
9 4 (0.98%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.74%) CSIRT
10 3 (0.74%) Sysdig
11 1 (0.25%) Cacti
11 1 (0.25%) Icinga
Vendors
1 48 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.78%) Sophos
3 36 (8.82%) VMware
4 32 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 23 (5.64%) Cisco
6 19 (4.66%) Apple
7 18 (4.41%) Oracle
8 17 (4.17%) Juniper
9 9 (2.21%) Avaya
10 8 (1.96%) Splunk
11 7 (1.72%) Google
12 6 (1.47%) Coverity
12 6 (1.47%) EMC
12 6 (1.47%) Qualys
13 5 (1.23%) HP
13 5 (1.23%) Intel
14 4 (0.98%) BT
14 4 (0.98%) Perforce
15 3 (0.74%) Percona
16 2 (0.49%) Facebook
Harwell, Oxfordshire
MP Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits, training, bonu
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 30 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire, Oxon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Salary: £25,247 - £29,702 (Discretionary range to £34,157)
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago