The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 411 368 402
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +34
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 25 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £56,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Oracle Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6177 5638 6594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.77% 27.97% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5087 4673 5838
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Linux Salary Trend in the South East

Oracle Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the South East

Oracle Linux
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -12 17 £45,000 +18.42%
Berkshire -11 4 £49,250 +3.68%
Surrey -23 3 £38,500 -18.94%
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Linux.

1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (93.18%) Red Hat
3 39 (88.64%) Windows
4 35 (79.55%) VMware
5 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
5 34 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (75.00%) CentOS
6 33 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (68.18%) ITIL
8 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
9 22 (50.00%) Firewall
10 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
11 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
12 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
13 17 (38.64%) UNIX
13 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
13 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
14 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (36.36%) HP
15 15 (34.09%) IBM
15 15 (34.09%) Security Management
16 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
16 14 (31.82%) Perl
17 13 (29.55%) AIX
17 13 (29.55%) WebLogic
17 13 (29.55%) Python
17 13 (29.55%) RHCE
17 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
17 13 (29.55%) Derivative

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (29.55%) WebLogic
2 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 9 (20.45%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (22.73%) DHCP
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
3 9 (20.45%) SSL
3 9 (20.45%) Kerberos
3 9 (20.45%) LDAP
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (13.64%) SAN
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
5 5 (11.36%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 2 (4.55%) WLAN
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) BGP
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) IPsec
8 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) Oracle Database
3 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (18.18%) MySQL
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (2.27%) DB2
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Administrator
4 9 (20.45%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 7 (15.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (15.91%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (13.64%) Security Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Architect
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (11.36%) DBA
9 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
12 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
12 1 (2.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 1 (2.27%) Backup Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Ajax
2 1 (2.27%) OC4J
2 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Derivative
1 13 (29.55%) Open Source
2 8 (18.18%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) LPAR
5 2 (4.55%) HACMP
5 2 (4.55%) AS400
6 1 (2.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (88.64%) Windows
3 34 (77.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (75.00%) CentOS
5 17 (38.64%) UNIX
6 13 (29.55%) AIX
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (27.27%) Solaris
8 9 (20.45%) HPUX
9 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) ITIL
2 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
3 15 (34.09%) Security Management
4 13 (29.55%) Software Testing
5 12 (27.27%) SOA
6 9 (20.45%) Project Management
7 8 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 8 (18.18%) PRINCE
7 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 6 (13.64%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (9.09%) Business Development
11 3 (6.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
2 14 (31.82%) Perl
3 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
3 13 (29.55%) Python
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
3 13 (29.55%) RHCE
3 13 (29.55%) RHCSA
4 8 (18.18%) PMP
4 8 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) OCP
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.00%) vSphere
4 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
2 9 (20.45%) Tivoli
3 5 (11.36%) Data Guard
4 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (93.18%) Red Hat
3 35 (79.55%) VMware
4 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
5 16 (36.36%) HP
6 15 (34.09%) IBM
7 11 (25.00%) Sun
8 10 (22.73%) Cisco
9 9 (20.45%) Citrix
10 8 (18.18%) Juniper
11 6 (13.64%) SAP
12 3 (6.82%) Brocade
13 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
14 1 (2.27%) Symantec
14 1 (2.27%) Compuware
14 1 (2.27%) Tieto
14 1 (2.27%) Splunk
14 1 (2.27%) CA