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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 164 226 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.94% 13.23% 13.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.21% 38.31% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 137 150 144
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 £31,300 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
398 590 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.41% 34.54% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 329 422 323
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 January 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 January 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 0 81 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Abingdon +1 23 £31,500 -17.64% 7
Banbury +11 6 £32,500 - 1
Witney +10 4 - -
Kidlington 0 2 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 190 (44.08%) Python
2 175 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (33.87%) Windows
4 127 (29.47%) C++
5 122 (28.31%) Java
6 115 (26.68%) C
7 96 (22.27%) Unix
8 93 (21.58%) Open Source
9 81 (18.79%) Penetration Testing
9 81 (18.79%) SQL
10 80 (18.56%) Software Engineering
11 79 (18.33%) JavaScript
12 74 (17.17%) Degree
13 73 (16.94%) Security Cleared
13 73 (16.94%) PHP
14 70 (16.24%) CSS
14 70 (16.24%) HTML
15 65 (15.08%) Telecoms
15 65 (15.08%) Git (software)
16 63 (14.62%) DV Cleared
16 63 (14.62%) MySQL
17 62 (14.39%) Cybersecurity
18 59 (13.69%) Computer Science
19 56 (12.99%) Microsoft
20 55 (12.76%) Amazon AWS
21 52 (12.06%) DevOps
22 51 (11.83%) Jenkins
23 49 (11.37%) Internet
24 48 (11.14%) Sophos
25 47 (10.90%) OO

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 17 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.48%) Apache
2 15 (3.48%) CMS
3 12 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.55%) nginx
5 5 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.16%) IIS
5 5 (1.16%) JBoss
5 5 (1.16%) Jetty
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.93%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.46%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.76%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (9.28%) GitHub
3 17 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.78%) SaaS
5 11 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.09%) Office 365
7 8 (1.86%) Sumo Logic
8 6 (1.39%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.39%) Heroku
9 5 (1.16%) IaaS
9 5 (1.16%) PaaS
10 4 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.46%) Datadog
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.23%) Linode
12 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.37%) Internet
2 29 (6.73%) Firewall
3 26 (6.03%) DNS
4 24 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.71%) VPN
6 15 (3.48%) Broadband
7 14 (3.25%) WAN
8 12 (2.78%) LTE
9 11 (2.55%) ADSL
9 11 (2.55%) BGP
9 11 (2.55%) Network Security
10 10 (2.32%) HTTP
11 9 (2.09%) SMTP
12 7 (1.62%) SAN
13 5 (1.16%) LAN
14 4 (0.93%) IPv4
14 4 (0.93%) IPv6
14 4 (0.93%) SS7
14 4 (0.93%) SSH
14 4 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (14.62%) MySQL
2 24 (5.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.32%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.86%) UniData
7 7 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.62%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.39%) Big Data
9 5 (1.16%) Redis
10 4 (0.93%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.70%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.46%) KDB
12 2 (0.46%) OLAP
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.10%) Vagrant
4 20 (4.64%) Metasploit
5 14 (3.25%) Subversion
6 11 (2.55%) CMake
7 7 (1.62%) Mocha
8 5 (1.16%) JUnit
8 5 (1.16%) LabVIEW
8 5 (1.16%) Selenium
8 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.93%) Ant
9 4 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.93%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.93%) Maven
9 4 (0.93%) Mockito
9 4 (0.93%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 65 (15.08%) Telecoms
2 20 (4.64%) Marketing
3 19 (4.41%) Games
4 17 (3.94%) Automotive
5 16 (3.71%) Finance
6 6 (1.39%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.39%) Electronics
7 3 (0.70%) Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Advertising
8 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.46%) Publishing
8 2 (0.46%) Retail
9 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 131 (30.39%) Developer
2 58 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 47 (10.90%) Administrator
4 39 (9.05%) Senior Developer
5 36 (8.35%) Analyst
6 35 (8.12%) Systems Administrator
7 30 (6.96%) Software Developer
8 29 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
9 24 (5.57%) PHP Developer
10 22 (5.10%) C++ Developer
10 22 (5.10%) Junior
11 21 (4.87%) Linux Administrator
11 21 (4.87%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (4.64%) Embedded Engineer
12 20 (4.64%) Penetration Tester
12 20 (4.64%) Security Analyst
12 20 (4.64%) Tester
13 19 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 19 (4.41%) Java Developer
13 19 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (16.24%) CSS
1 70 (16.24%) HTML
2 42 (9.74%) STL
3 40 (9.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 31 (7.19%) Web Services
5 28 (6.50%) OpenCL
6 27 (6.26%) .NET
6 27 (6.26%) HTML5
7 26 (6.03%) jQuery
7 26 (6.03%) OpenCV
8 22 (5.10%) XML
9 19 (4.41%) RESTful
10 16 (3.71%) SOAP
11 15 (3.48%) Java EE
11 15 (3.48%) Qt
12 14 (3.25%) AngularJS
13 13 (3.02%) CSS3
14 12 (2.78%) LAMP
14 12 (2.78%) OpenGL
15 11 (2.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.69%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.57%) Physics
4 22 (5.10%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.25%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.02%) CUDA
8 12 (2.78%) GPGPU
8 12 (2.78%) Robotics
9 11 (2.55%) Life Science
10 9 (2.09%) Biotechnology
10 9 (2.09%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.86%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (1.62%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.39%) Replication
13 6 (1.39%) User Experience
13 6 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 146 (33.87%) Windows
2 96 (22.27%) Unix
3 19 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (4.41%) VxWorks
4 16 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.25%) Ubuntu
5 14 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 13 (3.02%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.02%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.78%) Android
8 11 (2.55%) Windows 10
9 7 (1.62%) Debian
10 6 (1.39%) CentOS
11 4 (0.93%) Kali Linux
11 4 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.93%) SUSE
12 2 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (21.58%) Open Source
3 81 (18.79%) Penetration Testing
4 80 (18.56%) Software Engineering
5 62 (14.39%) Cybersecurity
6 52 (12.06%) DevOps
7 47 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (10.90%) OO
8 37 (8.58%) Mentoring
9 29 (6.73%) Pair Programming
10 24 (5.57%) Coaching
10 24 (5.57%) ITIL
11 23 (5.34%) Ethical Hacking
11 23 (5.34%) Source Code Analysis
11 23 (5.34%) Test Automation
11 23 (5.34%) Web Development
12 22 (5.10%) Data Protection
12 22 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (5.10%) SDLC
13 21 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 190 (44.08%) Python
2 127 (29.47%) C++
3 122 (28.31%) Java
4 115 (26.68%) C
5 81 (18.79%) SQL
6 79 (18.33%) JavaScript
7 73 (16.94%) PHP
8 42 (9.74%) Go
9 38 (8.82%) Bash Shell
10 35 (8.12%) Ruby
11 25 (5.80%) Perl
12 23 (5.34%) C#
13 22 (5.10%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.78%) MATLAB
15 10 (2.32%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.09%) Embedded C
17 5 (1.16%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.93%) Scala
19 3 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
19 3 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (17.17%) Degree
2 73 (16.94%) Security Cleared
3 63 (14.62%) DV Cleared
4 18 (4.18%) GIAC
5 16 (3.71%) OSCP
6 15 (3.48%) CREST Certified
6 15 (3.48%) GPEN
7 11 (2.55%) CEH
7 11 (2.55%) SANS
8 8 (1.86%) GCFA
9 6 (1.39%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.70%) PhD
11 2 (0.46%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.46%) CCNA
11 2 (0.46%) MCP
12 1 (0.23%) Cyber Scheme
12 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.55%) QA
2 11 (2.55%) SSAE 16
3 8 (1.86%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO13485
System Software
1 30 (6.96%) Docker
2 24 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.93%) Firmware
5 4 (0.93%) LXC
6 3 (0.70%) KVM
6 3 (0.70%) Postfix
7 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.46%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.46%) Gluster
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.23%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (10.44%) Puppet
2 37 (8.58%) Ansible
3 28 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (6.26%) Nessus
4 27 (6.26%) Nmap
5 8 (1.86%) logstash
5 8 (1.86%) WMI
6 7 (1.62%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.62%) Nagios
6 7 (1.62%) OpenVAS
7 5 (1.16%) Icinga
8 3 (0.70%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.46%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 56 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.14%) Sophos
3 35 (8.12%) VMware
4 27 (6.26%) Cisco
5 24 (5.57%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.64%) Juniper
7 18 (4.18%) Apple
7 18 (4.18%) Oracle
8 16 (3.71%) Intel
9 9 (2.09%) Avaya
10 8 (1.86%) Splunk
11 7 (1.62%) Coverity
11 7 (1.62%) Qualys
12 5 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.16%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.16%) Google
12 5 (1.16%) HP
12 5 (1.16%) WatchGuard
13 4 (0.93%) Perforce
14 3 (0.70%) NetApp
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £30,700 to £37,700 per annum + EXCELLENT Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£28k (jnr) to c£50k (snr) + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum up to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
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Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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Stratton HR
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set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
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Salary: £55k to £70k + share options
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