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 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 17 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 205 222 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.07% 14.53% 10.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.16% 50.68% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 148 177 164
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,200 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
South East

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
567 438 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.16% 28.66% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 417 351 396
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 85 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Abingdon -5 54 £28,500 -13.63% 4
Henley-on-Thames +4 7 £90,000 +140.00%
Banbury +3 3 £23,000 -48.88% 1
Witney +5 2 £22,500 -62.50%
Bicester - 2 £55,000 - 1
Faringdon +3 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 193 (48.49%) Python
2 181 (45.48%) Windows
3 148 (37.19%) C++
4 127 (31.91%) Java
5 123 (30.90%) Software Engineering
6 103 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (25.88%) Computer Science
7 90 (22.61%) JavaScript
8 87 (21.86%) Degree
9 81 (20.35%) C
10 73 (18.34%) Open Source
11 71 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
12 66 (16.58%) Git (software)
12 66 (16.58%) DevOps
13 64 (16.08%) SQL
14 61 (15.33%) Puppet
15 60 (15.08%) HTML
15 60 (15.08%) CSS
16 54 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 53 (13.32%) VMware
18 51 (12.81%) Tomcat
18 51 (12.81%) Red Hat
18 51 (12.81%) Bash Shell
18 51 (12.81%) TDD
19 50 (12.56%) Microsoft
20 48 (12.06%) Jenkins
20 48 (12.06%) Opscode Chef
21 47 (11.81%) PHP
22 45 (11.31%) OO
22 45 (11.31%) Ruby

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 51 (12.81%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.54%) IIS
3 29 (7.29%) Node.js
4 22 (5.53%) Apache
5 10 (2.51%) Confluence
6 8 (2.01%) nginx
7 7 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.76%) Jetty
7 7 (1.76%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.26%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.01%) CMS
10 2 (0.50%) Drupal
10 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.79%) SaaS
3 14 (3.52%) GitHub
4 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.26%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.26%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.50%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.30%) Internet
2 31 (7.79%) Firewall
3 30 (7.54%) DNS
4 28 (7.04%) WAN
5 19 (4.77%) Network Security
6 17 (4.27%) SSL
6 17 (4.27%) TCP/IP
7 14 (3.52%) SMTP
7 14 (3.52%) VPN
8 12 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (3.02%) SAN
9 11 (2.76%) BGP
9 11 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (2.76%) OSPF
10 10 (2.51%) FCoE
10 10 (2.51%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (2.51%) IPsec
10 10 (2.51%) iSCSI
11 9 (2.26%) ADSL
11 9 (2.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.80%) MongoDB
2 32 (8.04%) MySQL
3 22 (5.53%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.27%) SQL Server
7 16 (4.02%) Big Data
8 15 (3.77%) Redis
9 7 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.26%) KDB
11 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 66 (16.58%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.06%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 31 (7.79%) Subversion
4 25 (6.28%) Maven
5 21 (5.28%) Bitbucket
6 18 (4.52%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.02%) JIRA
8 11 (2.76%) Hudson
8 11 (2.76%) JUnit
9 10 (2.51%) CMake
10 9 (2.26%) GCC
10 9 (2.26%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.76%) Ant
11 7 (1.76%) Mockito
12 5 (1.26%) GDB
12 5 (1.26%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.26%) Selenium
13 4 (1.01%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.01%) NetBeans
General
1 31 (7.79%) Finance
2 20 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.27%) Publishing
4 9 (2.26%) Marketing
5 7 (1.76%) Electronics
5 7 (1.76%) Retail
6 4 (1.01%) Games
6 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.75%) Advertising
7 3 (0.75%) Banking
7 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Billing
8 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 127 (31.91%) Developer
2 68 (17.09%) Software Engineer
3 46 (11.56%) Administrator
4 42 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (10.55%) Systems Administrator
5 41 (10.30%) Linux Administrator
6 39 (9.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 31 (7.79%) C++ Software Engineer
7 31 (7.79%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (7.79%) Python Developer
8 28 (7.04%) Java Developer
9 27 (6.78%) C++ Developer
10 24 (6.03%) Software Developer
11 21 (5.28%) Consultant
12 20 (5.03%) Linux Developer
13 19 (4.77%) Senior Software Engineer
14 17 (4.27%) Java Engineer
14 17 (4.27%) Java Software Engineer
14 17 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
15 16 (4.02%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.08%) CSS
1 60 (15.08%) HTML
2 38 (9.55%) Web Services
3 36 (9.05%) AngularJS
4 35 (8.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 35 (8.79%) STL
5 26 (6.53%) Middleware
6 24 (6.03%) HTML5
6 24 (6.03%) Spring
7 21 (5.28%) .NET
7 21 (5.28%) RESTful
8 18 (4.52%) jQuery
8 18 (4.52%) XML
9 17 (4.27%) Ajax
10 15 (3.77%) JDBC
10 15 (3.77%) JSON
11 13 (3.27%) CSS3
11 13 (3.27%) Java EE
11 13 (3.27%) SOAP
12 12 (3.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 44 (11.06%) Data Centre
3 32 (8.04%) Algorithms
4 27 (6.78%) Hedge funds
5 23 (5.78%) Mathematics
6 17 (4.27%) Biotechnology
6 17 (4.27%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (4.27%) Physics
7 15 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.76%) Semantic Web
9 10 (2.51%) CUDA
10 9 (2.26%) Blackberry
10 9 (2.26%) Device Driver
10 9 (2.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (2.26%) iPhone
11 8 (2.01%) Replication
12 7 (1.76%) Clustering
13 6 (1.51%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.51%) Fintech
13 6 (1.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 181 (45.48%) Windows
2 54 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (11.06%) CentOS
4 33 (8.29%) Windows Server
5 30 (7.54%) Unix
6 25 (6.28%) Mac OS X
7 21 (5.28%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.51%) Android
8 10 (2.51%) Debian
9 9 (2.26%) Windows Phone
10 8 (2.01%) FreeBSD
11 6 (1.51%) Solaris
12 4 (1.01%) Fedora
12 4 (1.01%) HPUX
13 3 (0.75%) AIX
14 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.50%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (30.90%) Software Engineering
2 103 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (18.34%) Open Source
4 71 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
5 66 (16.58%) DevOps
6 51 (12.81%) TDD
7 45 (11.31%) OO
8 40 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 33 (8.29%) High Availability
10 30 (7.54%) Mentoring
11 28 (7.04%) Cross-Platform Development
11 28 (7.04%) Data Analysis
12 24 (6.03%) Data Acquisition
13 21 (5.28%) Coaching
13 21 (5.28%) Configuration Management
14 20 (5.03%) Pair Programming
15 19 (4.77%) Machine Learning
15 19 (4.77%) Test Automation
16 18 (4.52%) Signal Processing
16 18 (4.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 193 (48.49%) Python
2 148 (37.19%) C++
3 127 (31.91%) Java
4 90 (22.61%) JavaScript
5 81 (20.35%) C
6 64 (16.08%) SQL
7 51 (12.81%) Bash Shell
8 47 (11.81%) PHP
9 45 (11.31%) Ruby
10 33 (8.29%) Perl
11 19 (4.77%) C#
12 13 (3.27%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.51%) Scala
13 6 (1.51%) VB
14 5 (1.26%) R
15 4 (1.01%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.75%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 87 (21.86%) Degree
2 19 (4.77%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.52%) CCNA
4 14 (3.52%) CEH
4 14 (3.52%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.52%) GIAC
4 14 (3.52%) OSCP
5 13 (3.27%) CREST Certified
6 9 (2.26%) CCNP
7 5 (1.26%) JNCIA
7 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.26%) PhD
8 3 (0.75%) LPIC
8 3 (0.75%) MCP
8 3 (0.75%) MCSE
9 2 (0.50%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.50%) GPEN
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.77%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.28%) Docker
3 10 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.51%) Postfix
5 4 (1.01%) KVM
6 3 (0.75%) Corosync
6 3 (0.75%) Xen
7 2 (0.50%) Samba
7 2 (0.50%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 61 (15.33%) Puppet
2 48 (12.06%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (7.04%) Ansible
4 17 (4.27%) Nessus
4 17 (4.27%) Nmap
5 14 (3.52%) OpenVAS
6 10 (2.51%) SELinux
7 7 (1.76%) Cobbler
8 5 (1.26%) Mesos
8 5 (1.26%) Nagios
9 3 (0.75%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.50%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.25%) SCOM
11 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (13.32%) VMware
2 51 (12.81%) Red Hat
3 50 (12.56%) Microsoft
4 36 (9.05%) Sophos
5 30 (7.54%) Cisco
6 28 (7.04%) Oracle
7 14 (3.52%) Coverity
7 14 (3.52%) Qualys
8 10 (2.51%) Atlassian
8 10 (2.51%) Juniper
9 9 (2.26%) Google
10 7 (1.76%) F5
11 6 (1.51%) Adobe
12 4 (1.01%) InterSystems
12 4 (1.01%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.50%) Acronis
13 2 (0.50%) HP
13 2 (0.50%) Intel
13 2 (0.50%) SAP
13 2 (0.50%) Trend Micro
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, + Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-47,000+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + career progression + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chinnor
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50k + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago