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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 278 174 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.62% 11.04% 8.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.65% 42.03% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 200 115 117
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 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,000 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
474 414 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.75% 26.27% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 356 303 285
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +1 106 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Abingdon +3 61 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Banbury +5 31 £90,000 +197.52% 4
Faringdon -5 5 £60,000 +71.42%
Witney - 2 £38,750 - 1
Wallingford -3 1 £22,224 -36.50% 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 229 (46.36%) Python
2 221 (44.74%) C++
3 210 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (41.09%) Windows
5 175 (35.43%) C
6 141 (28.54%) Software Engineering
7 128 (25.91%) Java
8 94 (19.03%) Open Source
9 92 (18.62%) Computer Science
10 90 (18.22%) JavaScript
11 86 (17.41%) Security Cleared
12 83 (16.80%) Penetration Testing
13 78 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 75 (15.18%) DV Cleared
15 73 (14.78%) Unix
16 72 (14.57%) Degree
17 71 (14.37%) Git (software)
18 68 (13.77%) Telecoms
19 64 (12.96%) OO
20 62 (12.55%) Cross-Platform Development
21 60 (12.15%) Sophos
22 59 (11.94%) SQL
23 58 (11.74%) STL
23 58 (11.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 57 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
24 57 (11.54%) PHP
25 54 (10.93%) Pair Programming
25 54 (10.93%) Jenkins
25 54 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
25 54 (10.93%) Mentoring

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 23 (4.66%) Tomcat
2 16 (3.24%) Apache
3 11 (2.23%) nginx
3 11 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.02%) IIS
5 9 (1.82%) CMS
6 8 (1.62%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.42%) Jetty
8 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.81%) GNU Octave
2 4 (0.81%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.11%) GitHub
2 36 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.63%) SaaS
5 12 (2.43%) Heroku
6 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.01%) IaaS
6 5 (1.01%) PaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) Linode
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.51%) Internet
2 35 (7.09%) DNS
3 32 (6.48%) Firewall
4 28 (5.67%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.26%) SMTP
5 26 (5.26%) WAN
6 21 (4.25%) ADSL
7 20 (4.05%) Broadband
8 12 (2.43%) BGP
8 12 (2.43%) LTE
8 12 (2.43%) OSPF
9 10 (2.02%) HTTP
10 6 (1.21%) Kerberos
10 6 (1.21%) LDAP
11 5 (1.01%) SSH
11 5 (1.01%) VPN
12 4 (0.81%) DHCP
12 4 (0.81%) Network Security
13 3 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.53%) MySQL
2 34 (6.88%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 19 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.02%) Redis
8 7 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.01%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.81%) Big Data
11 3 (0.61%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.61%) KDB
12 2 (0.40%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.20%) HBase
13 1 (0.20%) UniData
Development Applications
1 71 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.93%) Jenkins
3 26 (5.26%) Metasploit
4 14 (2.83%) Maven
5 13 (2.63%) Subversion
6 11 (2.23%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.02%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.62%) Gradle
9 6 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.21%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.21%) Selenium
9 6 (1.21%) VectorCAST
10 5 (1.01%) Bower
10 5 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.01%) Grunt
10 5 (1.01%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.81%) LabVIEW
11 4 (0.81%) Mocha
11 4 (0.81%) RSpec
12 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (13.77%) Telecoms
2 19 (3.85%) Finance
3 13 (2.63%) Marketing
4 9 (1.82%) Games
5 7 (1.42%) Aerospace
5 7 (1.42%) Banking
6 6 (1.21%) Electronics
7 4 (0.81%) Advertising
7 4 (0.81%) Automotive
7 4 (0.81%) Retail
8 2 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 164 (33.20%) Developer
2 82 (16.60%) Software Engineer
3 48 (9.72%) Embedded Engineer
4 37 (7.49%) Administrator
5 33 (6.68%) Tester
6 32 (6.48%) Analyst
6 32 (6.48%) Senior Developer
7 30 (6.07%) Senior Software Engineer
8 28 (5.67%) PHP Developer
8 28 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
8 28 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
9 27 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
9 27 (5.47%) Software Developer
10 26 (5.26%) C++ Developer
10 26 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
11 25 (5.06%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 25 (5.06%) Security Analyst
12 24 (4.86%) Service Desk Engineer
13 23 (4.66%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 58 (11.74%) STL
2 53 (10.73%) HTML
3 44 (8.91%) CSS
4 38 (7.69%) OpenCL
5 37 (7.49%) Web Services
6 34 (6.88%) .NET
7 33 (6.68%) OpenCV
8 32 (6.48%) jQuery
9 25 (5.06%) AngularJS
10 24 (4.86%) RESTful
11 23 (4.66%) OpenMP
12 22 (4.45%) Node.js
13 18 (3.64%) HTML5
14 17 (3.44%) JSON
14 17 (3.44%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (3.24%) Qt
15 16 (3.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (2.83%) CSS3
16 14 (2.83%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 92 (18.62%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.28%) Embedded Systems
4 28 (5.67%) Mathematics
5 24 (4.86%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.66%) CUDA
7 18 (3.64%) Data Centre
7 18 (3.64%) Hedge funds
8 17 (3.44%) Physics
9 9 (1.82%) User Experience
10 8 (1.62%) Life Science
11 7 (1.42%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.21%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
13 5 (1.01%) PKI
13 5 (1.01%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.81%) Fintech
14 4 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.61%) Biology
15 3 (0.61%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 203 (41.09%) Windows
2 73 (14.78%) Unix
3 36 (7.29%) Mac OS X
4 25 (5.06%) VxWorks
5 20 (4.05%) Ubuntu
6 17 (3.44%) Windows Server
7 15 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (2.63%) CentOS
9 4 (0.81%) Debian
9 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.61%) Android
10 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.61%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.40%) HPUX
11 2 (0.40%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (28.54%) Software Engineering
3 94 (19.03%) Open Source
4 83 (16.80%) Penetration Testing
5 64 (12.96%) OO
6 62 (12.55%) Cross-Platform Development
7 57 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 54 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (10.93%) Mentoring
8 54 (10.93%) Pair Programming
9 51 (10.32%) Test Automation
10 44 (8.91%) Coaching
11 39 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (7.09%) DevOps
12 35 (7.09%) Secure Coding
12 35 (7.09%) TDD
13 30 (6.07%) Parallel Programming
13 30 (6.07%) Signal Processing
14 28 (5.67%) OOD
15 27 (5.47%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 229 (46.36%) Python
2 221 (44.74%) C++
3 175 (35.43%) C
4 128 (25.91%) Java
5 90 (18.22%) JavaScript
6 59 (11.94%) SQL
7 57 (11.54%) PHP
8 47 (9.51%) Ruby
9 41 (8.30%) Go
10 31 (6.28%) C#
11 24 (4.86%) Perl
12 20 (4.05%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.63%) Embedded C
14 12 (2.43%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.62%) MATLAB
16 7 (1.42%) R
16 7 (1.42%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.01%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 75 (15.18%) DV Cleared
3 72 (14.57%) Degree
4 19 (3.85%) GIAC
4 19 (3.85%) OSCP
5 18 (3.64%) CEH
6 17 (3.44%) CREST Certified
7 15 (3.04%) GPEN
8 13 (2.63%) PhD
9 10 (2.02%) CCNA
9 10 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.01%) CCNP
11 5 (1.01%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.40%) GCFA
12 2 (0.40%) SANS
13 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.20%) MCP
13 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.44%) QA
2 7 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.40%) ISO13485
4 2 (0.40%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 18 (3.64%) Docker
1 18 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.42%) Firmware
4 6 (1.21%) KVM
5 5 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.81%) LXC
6 4 (0.81%) Postfix
7 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.61%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 43 (8.70%) Nessus
1 43 (8.70%) Nmap
2 40 (8.10%) Puppet
3 39 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (7.49%) Ansible
5 17 (3.44%) OpenVAS
6 6 (1.21%) Nagios
7 5 (1.01%) Icinga
8 3 (0.61%) Marathon
8 3 (0.61%) Mesos
9 2 (0.40%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.40%) logstash
9 2 (0.40%) WMI
10 1 (0.20%) Cacti
10 1 (0.20%) Salt
10 1 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 78 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.15%) Sophos
3 32 (6.48%) Intel
4 31 (6.28%) VMware
5 30 (6.07%) Cisco
6 20 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.44%) Coverity
7 17 (3.44%) Qualys
8 15 (3.04%) Oracle
9 12 (2.43%) Juniper
10 6 (1.21%) NetApp
11 5 (1.01%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.01%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.01%) WatchGuard
12 4 (0.81%) Google
13 2 (0.40%) F5
13 2 (0.40%) Facebook
13 2 (0.40%) Perforce
13 2 (0.40%) SAP
13 2 (0.40%) Splunk
Oxfordshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + parking, cycle to work 25 hols
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £30,700 to £37,700 per annum + EXCELLENT Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Attractive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: To c.£50,000 + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 26 days ago