The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Linux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 821 796 825
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 76 136 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.11% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.42% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 117 65
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,550 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £89,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.71%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28876 32335 29588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.72% 26.67% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24172 27218 25032
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK.

Oracle Linux Salary Trend in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Linux over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 within the UK.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
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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
England -19 72 £45,000 -18.18% 13
London -1 35 £67,500 -13.46% 1
South East -1 20 £45,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +35 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Portsmouth +19 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire -6 10 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridge +22 8 £37,500 -31.81% 2
East of England +16 8 £37,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Berkshire +9 7 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Reading +5 7 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Birmingham - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Surrey +29 3 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Staines - 3 £38,000 - 1
South West - 3 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands - 2 £24,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £43,750 -
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £24,500 -
Scotland +14 1 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 - 4
Northampton - 1 £24,000 -
Corby - 1 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 £45,000 - 4

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Oracle
1 155 (100.00%) Linux
2 100 (64.52%) UNIX
3 86 (55.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 79 (50.97%) Red Hat
5 70 (45.16%) Solaris
6 67 (43.23%) Shell Script
7 66 (42.58%) Oracle Database
8 61 (39.35%) Windows
8 61 (39.35%) VMware
9 58 (37.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (29.03%) Firewall
11 43 (27.74%) Finance
11 43 (27.74%) Python
12 41 (26.45%) ITIL
13 39 (25.16%) Microsoft
14 38 (24.52%) SAN
15 37 (23.87%) Java
15 37 (23.87%) Perl
16 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
16 35 (22.58%) CentOS
17 34 (21.94%) Middleware
17 34 (21.94%) WebLogic
18 33 (21.29%) SQL
18 33 (21.29%) Active Directory
18 33 (21.29%) Data Centre
19 32 (20.65%) Puppet
20 28 (18.06%) NAS
21 27 (17.42%) HP
21 27 (17.42%) Apache

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 34 (21.94%) WebLogic
2 27 (17.42%) Apache
3 20 (12.90%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.16%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.87%) JBoss
6 4 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.58%) IIS
7 3 (1.94%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.94%) nginx
8 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.29%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.65%) Jetty
9 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.29%) Unica
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.65%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.32%) SaaS
2 9 (5.81%) PaaS
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.94%) Office 365
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.29%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.29%) Responsys
5 2 (1.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.03%) Firewall
2 38 (24.52%) SAN
3 28 (18.06%) NAS
4 13 (8.39%) TCP/IP
5 12 (7.74%) DNS
6 11 (7.10%) Kerberos
6 11 (7.10%) LDAP
7 9 (5.81%) LAN
7 9 (5.81%) WAN
8 5 (3.23%) VPN
8 5 (3.23%) HTTP
9 4 (2.58%) Internet
10 3 (1.94%) Intranet
10 3 (1.94%) SSL
11 2 (1.29%) BGP
11 2 (1.29%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.29%) OSPF
11 2 (1.29%) DHCP
11 2 (1.29%) SSH
12 1 (0.65%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (42.58%) Oracle Database
2 25 (16.13%) Oracle Exadata
3 20 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 15 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (8.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (6.45%) MySQL
7 9 (5.81%) Hadoop
8 8 (5.16%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.94%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (7.10%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.94%) ProC
3 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.29%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Maven
5 1 (0.65%) Ant
5 1 (0.65%) Psake
General
1 43 (27.74%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.39%) Retail
4 7 (4.52%) Electronics
5 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.29%) Publishing
5 2 (1.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (28.39%) Administrator
2 36 (23.23%) Systems Administrator
3 34 (21.94%) Architect
4 32 (20.65%) Linux Administrator
5 28 (18.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 24 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (14.84%) Linux Engineer
8 21 (13.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 19 (12.26%) DBA
10 17 (10.97%) Oracle DBA
11 12 (7.74%) Developer
12 10 (6.45%) Linux Specialist
13 7 (4.52%) Solaris Administrator
13 7 (4.52%) Operations Manager
13 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (3.87%) Senior Manager
14 6 (3.87%) Support Analyst
14 6 (3.87%) Analyst
14 6 (3.87%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.94%) Middleware
2 25 (16.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (9.03%) LAMP
4 13 (8.39%) J2EE
5 8 (5.16%) J2SE
5 8 (5.16%) Web Services
6 7 (4.52%) CGI
7 6 (3.87%) SOAP
8 5 (3.23%) WSDL
8 5 (3.23%) HTML
8 5 (3.23%) RESTful
9 4 (2.58%) WebCenter
9 4 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (2.58%) .NET
10 3 (1.94%) OC4J
10 3 (1.94%) Ajax
10 3 (1.94%) XML
10 3 (1.94%) CSS
10 3 (1.94%) CSS3
10 3 (1.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.29%) Data Centre
2 25 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 22 (14.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 21 (13.55%) Derivative
5 20 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.45%) Clustering
7 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.23%) LPAR
8 4 (2.58%) HACMP
8 4 (2.58%) AS400
9 3 (1.94%) Physics
9 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.94%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.29%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Exalogic
10 2 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.29%) Replication
10 2 (1.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 155 (100.00%) Linux
2 100 (64.52%) UNIX
3 86 (55.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (45.16%) Solaris
5 61 (39.35%) Windows
6 35 (22.58%) CentOS
7 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (10.32%) AIX
10 10 (6.45%) VMS
10 10 (6.45%) HPUX
11 6 (3.87%) Debian
12 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (2.58%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.94%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.45%) ITIL
2 26 (16.77%) Service Delivery
3 24 (15.48%) Security Management
4 23 (14.84%) Change Management
4 23 (14.84%) Open Source
5 22 (14.19%) Data Architecture
5 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 20 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (12.90%) Server Building
8 13 (8.39%) Risk Management
8 13 (8.39%) Migration
8 13 (8.39%) TOGAF
8 13 (8.39%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (6.45%) OO
9 10 (6.45%) E-business
10 9 (5.81%) Project Management
11 8 (5.16%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (5.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.23%) Shell Script
2 43 (27.74%) Python
3 37 (23.87%) Java
3 37 (23.87%) Perl
4 33 (21.29%) SQL
5 23 (14.84%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.39%) PL/SQL
7 12 (7.74%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.81%) C
9 8 (5.16%) PHP
10 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.94%) C++
11 3 (1.94%) Uniface
12 2 (1.29%) VBScript
12 2 (1.29%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.19%) DV Cleared
3 20 (12.90%) RHCE
3 20 (12.90%) RHCSA
4 15 (9.68%) Degree
5 10 (6.45%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.94%) HND
8 2 (1.29%) IC3 Certification
8 2 (1.29%) CCNA
8 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.29%) OCP
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.29%) CEH
8 2 (1.29%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.87%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) QA
4 4 (2.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (37.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (21.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.74%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.45%) KVM
5 8 (5.16%) Sendmail
6 7 (4.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.94%) Squid
8 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.94%) vSphere
9 2 (1.29%) Gluster
9 2 (1.29%) Docker
9 2 (1.29%) RHEV
9 2 (1.29%) oVirt
9 2 (1.29%) GFS2
9 2 (1.29%) NFS
9 2 (1.29%) Samba
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.65%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (20.65%) Puppet
2 14 (9.03%) NetBackup
3 12 (7.74%) Data Guard
3 12 (7.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (6.45%) Control-M
5 8 (5.16%) Graphite
6 4 (2.58%) Nagios
7 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.29%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.29%) Ionix
8 2 (1.29%) SELinux
8 2 (1.29%) Pacemaker
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.29%) Nessus
9 1 (0.65%) Icinga
9 1 (0.65%) Ansible
9 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 155 (100.00%) Oracle
2 79 (50.97%) Red Hat
3 61 (39.35%) VMware
4 39 (25.16%) Microsoft
5 27 (17.42%) HP
6 26 (16.77%) Sun
7 20 (12.90%) Fujitsu
8 13 (8.39%) Cisco
9 10 (6.45%) Intel
10 9 (5.81%) NetApp
10 9 (5.81%) SAP
11 8 (5.16%) IBM
12 7 (4.52%) Veritas
12 7 (4.52%) WorldPay
13 6 (3.87%) Atlassian
14 5 (3.23%) Brocade
14 5 (3.23%) Citrix
15 3 (1.94%) Compuware
15 3 (1.94%) Tieto
15 3 (1.94%) RedPrairie
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-40k+
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago