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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 224 216 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.60% 11.30% 10.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.96% 36.61% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 177 151 139
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
423 590 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.36% 30.87% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 345 447 326
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +9 97 £50,000 - 10
Abingdon +2 31 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Banbury +13 26 £90,000 +195.08% 1
Witney - 7 £45,000 - 1
Wallingford +6 4 £22,224 -40.73%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 233 (47.55%) Python
2 207 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (37.55%) C++
4 175 (35.71%) Windows
5 160 (32.65%) C
6 137 (27.96%) Java
7 106 (21.63%) Software Engineering
7 106 (21.63%) Open Source
8 98 (20.00%) Unix
9 97 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
10 93 (18.98%) Security Cleared
11 87 (17.76%) JavaScript
12 81 (16.53%) DV Cleared
13 78 (15.92%) Computer Science
14 77 (15.71%) Degree
15 75 (15.31%) PHP
15 75 (15.31%) Telecoms
15 75 (15.31%) Cybersecurity
16 73 (14.90%) SQL
17 72 (14.69%) Git (software)
18 68 (13.88%) HTML
19 65 (13.27%) CSS
20 64 (13.06%) Microsoft
21 59 (12.04%) STL
22 57 (11.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 55 (11.22%) MySQL
23 55 (11.22%) Jenkins
24 54 (11.02%) OO
25 52 (10.61%) Ruby
25 52 (10.61%) Go

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 16 (3.27%) Apache
1 16 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.06%) CMS
3 12 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.24%) nginx
5 8 (1.63%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.02%) IIS
6 5 (1.02%) Jetty
7 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) GNU Octave
3 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (9.39%) GitHub
3 19 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.04%) Heroku
6 5 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.02%) IaaS
6 5 (1.02%) Office 365
6 5 (1.02%) PaaS
6 5 (1.02%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (0.61%) SaaS
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Linode
9 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.80%) Internet
2 32 (6.53%) Firewall
3 29 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.29%) DNS
5 18 (3.67%) Broadband
5 18 (3.67%) WAN
6 15 (3.06%) ADSL
6 15 (3.06%) LTE
7 13 (2.65%) SMTP
8 11 (2.24%) VPN
9 10 (2.04%) HTTP
10 6 (1.22%) BGP
10 6 (1.22%) SAN
11 5 (1.02%) Kerberos
11 5 (1.02%) LAN
11 5 (1.02%) LDAP
11 5 (1.02%) Network Security
11 5 (1.02%) OSPF
12 4 (0.82%) NAS
12 4 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.22%) MySQL
2 25 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.24%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.22%) UniData
9 5 (1.02%) Big Data
9 5 (1.02%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.02%) Redis
10 3 (0.61%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.41%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.20%) HBase
12 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (14.69%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.22%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.71%) Metasploit
4 23 (4.69%) Vagrant
5 14 (2.86%) Subversion
6 10 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.63%) CMake
7 8 (1.63%) Mocha
8 6 (1.22%) Gradle
8 6 (1.22%) VectorCAST
9 5 (1.02%) Bower
9 5 (1.02%) Grunt
9 5 (1.02%) LabVIEW
9 5 (1.02%) Maven
9 5 (1.02%) Selenium
10 4 (0.82%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.82%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.41%) RSpec
General
1 75 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 18 (3.67%) Marketing
3 16 (3.27%) Finance
3 16 (3.27%) Games
4 14 (2.86%) Automotive
5 8 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.63%) Electronics
6 7 (1.43%) Banking
7 4 (0.82%) Advertising
7 4 (0.82%) Retail
8 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 168 (34.29%) Developer
2 69 (14.08%) Software Engineer
3 48 (9.80%) Administrator
4 41 (8.37%) Senior Developer
5 39 (7.96%) Analyst
6 38 (7.76%) Software Developer
7 37 (7.55%) Embedded Engineer
8 35 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (6.73%) PHP Developer
10 31 (6.33%) Tester
11 28 (5.71%) C++ Developer
11 28 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
11 28 (5.71%) Security Analyst
12 27 (5.51%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 26 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
14 25 (5.10%) Junior
15 23 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 23 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
16 21 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
17 20 (4.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (13.88%) HTML
2 65 (13.27%) CSS
3 59 (12.04%) STL
4 57 (11.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 39 (7.96%) Web Services
6 37 (7.55%) OpenCL
7 35 (7.14%) OpenCV
8 32 (6.53%) jQuery
9 31 (6.33%) .NET
10 26 (5.31%) HTML5
10 26 (5.31%) RESTful
11 18 (3.67%) Qt
12 17 (3.47%) AngularJS
13 15 (3.06%) CSS3
14 14 (2.86%) Java EE
14 14 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (2.86%) SOAP
14 14 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (2.86%) XML
15 13 (2.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.92%) Computer Science
2 45 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.31%) Mathematics
3 26 (5.31%) Physics
4 23 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 19 (3.88%) CUDA
6 19 (3.88%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 12 (2.45%) Life Science
9 10 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.84%) GPGPU
10 9 (1.84%) Robotics
10 9 (1.84%) User Experience
10 9 (1.84%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.43%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (1.02%) PKI
12 5 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 175 (35.71%) Windows
2 98 (20.00%) Unix
3 27 (5.51%) VxWorks
4 19 (3.88%) Mac OS X
5 13 (2.65%) Ubuntu
5 13 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.45%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.04%) Android
8 9 (1.84%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.22%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.02%) CentOS
12 4 (0.82%) Debian
12 4 (0.82%) SUSE
13 3 (0.61%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (21.63%) Open Source
2 106 (21.63%) Software Engineering
3 97 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
4 75 (15.31%) Cybersecurity
5 54 (11.02%) OO
6 51 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (9.18%) DevOps
8 38 (7.76%) Mentoring
9 34 (6.94%) Pair Programming
10 33 (6.73%) Cross-Platform Development
11 32 (6.53%) Test Automation
12 31 (6.33%) SDLC
13 30 (6.12%) Ethical Hacking
13 30 (6.12%) Source Code Analysis
14 29 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (5.51%) Software Testing
16 26 (5.31%) TDD
17 24 (4.90%) Coaching
18 23 (4.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 233 (47.55%) Python
2 184 (37.55%) C++
3 160 (32.65%) C
4 137 (27.96%) Java
5 87 (17.76%) JavaScript
6 75 (15.31%) PHP
7 73 (14.90%) SQL
8 52 (10.61%) Go
8 52 (10.61%) Ruby
9 32 (6.53%) C#
10 31 (6.33%) Bash Shell
10 31 (6.33%) Perl
11 20 (4.08%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.65%) MATLAB
13 11 (2.24%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.22%) R
17 5 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
17 5 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (18.98%) Security Cleared
2 81 (16.53%) DV Cleared
3 77 (15.71%) Degree
4 20 (4.08%) GIAC
5 18 (3.67%) CREST Certified
5 18 (3.67%) OSCP
6 17 (3.47%) GPEN
7 16 (3.27%) CEH
8 9 (1.84%) PhD
9 8 (1.63%) SANS
10 7 (1.43%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.02%) GCFA
12 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.41%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.41%) MCP
14 1 (0.20%) CCNA
14 1 (0.20%) Cyber Scheme
14 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.84%) QA
3 8 (1.63%) SSAE 16
4 6 (1.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.41%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO13485
System Software
1 27 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.10%) Docker
3 13 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.04%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.22%) Firmware
6 6 (1.22%) KVM
7 4 (0.82%) LXC
8 3 (0.61%) Postfix
9 2 (0.41%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (10.00%) Puppet
2 43 (8.78%) Ansible
3 40 (8.16%) Nessus
3 40 (8.16%) Nmap
4 37 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.45%) OpenVAS
6 6 (1.22%) Nagios
7 5 (1.02%) Icinga
7 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.02%) logstash
7 5 (1.02%) WMI
8 1 (0.20%) Cacti
8 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.78%) Sophos
3 39 (7.96%) VMware
4 27 (5.51%) Intel
5 23 (4.69%) Cisco
6 19 (3.88%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.86%) Oracle
8 13 (2.65%) Juniper
9 12 (2.45%) Coverity
9 12 (2.45%) Qualys
10 8 (1.63%) Apple
11 6 (1.22%) NetApp
12 5 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.02%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.02%) Splunk
12 5 (1.02%) WatchGuard
13 4 (0.82%) Avaya
13 4 (0.82%) HP
13 4 (0.82%) Perforce
14 3 (0.61%) Google
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + £5,000 On-Call
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits,
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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