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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 831 779 770
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -9
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 66 120 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 100 113
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,850 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%

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
30637 29814 31615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.94% 27.34% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25348 25395 27042
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 20 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 31 October 2014. 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 -81 52 £45,000 +5.88% 11
South East -43 21 £45,000 +28.57% 4
London -5 19 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire -24 17 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Scotland - 9 - -
Glasgow - 8 - -
Portsmouth -16 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Havant -3 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South West -18 5 £25,000 -41.17% 4
Northern Ireland - 5 - - 1
Bristol - 5 £25,000 -
County Londonderry - 5 - - 1
West Midlands -18 4 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £37,500 -
Luton 0 3 £42,000 -30.00%
Bedfordshire -1 3 £42,000 -30.00%
East of England -27 3 £42,000 -1.17%
City of London +31 2 £57,500 -17.85%
Berkshire +12 2 £51,000 - 2
West Lothian - 1 - -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
1 145 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (53.79%) SQL
3 67 (46.21%) Red Hat
4 63 (43.45%) Oracle Database
5 54 (37.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (28.97%) SQL Server
7 40 (27.59%) Windows
8 39 (26.90%) Finance
8 39 (26.90%) PL/SQL
9 37 (25.52%) UNIX
9 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
10 36 (24.83%) SAN
10 36 (24.83%) Shell Script
11 35 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (23.45%) VMware
13 31 (21.38%) Oracle RMAN
13 31 (21.38%) Data Guard
14 28 (19.31%) Java
15 27 (18.62%) CentOS
15 27 (18.62%) Performance Tuning
16 25 (17.24%) Solaris
16 25 (17.24%) Apache
17 24 (16.55%) ITIL
17 24 (16.55%) Project Management
17 24 (16.55%) Oracle RAC
18 23 (15.86%) Replication
19 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
19 22 (15.17%) Firewall

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 25 (17.24%) Apache
2 20 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 19 (13.10%) WebLogic
4 11 (7.59%) Node.js
5 10 (6.90%) IIS
6 9 (6.21%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.07%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.07%) Jetty
7 3 (2.07%) nginx
7 3 (2.07%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.83%) SAN
2 22 (15.17%) Firewall
3 18 (12.41%) NAS
4 14 (9.66%) Internet
5 12 (8.28%) DNS
5 12 (8.28%) FTP
5 12 (8.28%) HTTP
6 10 (6.90%) Kerberos
6 10 (6.90%) LDAP
7 8 (5.52%) SSL
7 8 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (4.83%) DHCP
9 5 (3.45%) Wireless
10 4 (2.76%) IPsec
10 4 (2.76%) BGP
10 4 (2.76%) Network Security
10 4 (2.76%) VPN
11 3 (2.07%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.38%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (43.45%) Oracle Database
2 42 (28.97%) SQL Server
3 35 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (13.10%) Oracle Exadata
5 18 (12.41%) MySQL
6 17 (11.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
9 9 (6.21%) RDBMS
10 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (5.52%) Hadoop
11 7 (4.83%) Oracle OLAP
11 7 (4.83%) OLTP
11 7 (4.83%) OLAP
12 6 (4.14%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (4.14%) Essbase
12 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
12 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
12 6 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.83%) Subversion
3 5 (3.45%) Maven
3 5 (3.45%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.07%) JUnit
4 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.38%) Ant
6 1 (0.69%) JConsole
6 1 (0.69%) VisualVM
6 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 39 (26.90%) Finance
2 17 (11.72%) Banking
3 16 (11.03%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.52%) Retail
5 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.76%) Front Office
7 3 (2.07%) Automotive
7 3 (2.07%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (29.66%) DBA
2 40 (27.59%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (16.55%) Applications Support
4 15 (10.34%) Analyst
5 13 (8.97%) Architect
6 11 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.90%) Administrator
7 10 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (6.21%) Developer
8 9 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 6 (4.14%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (4.14%) Systems Support
11 6 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (9.66%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (6.21%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (4.83%) J2EE
4 5 (3.45%) J2SE
4 5 (3.45%) Middleware
4 5 (3.45%) Spring
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (2.76%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.07%) WCF
6 3 (2.07%) .NET
6 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.07%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.38%) Web Services
8 1 (0.69%) HTML
8 1 (0.69%) JSP
8 1 (0.69%) Servlets
8 1 (0.69%) SOAP
8 1 (0.69%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Replication
2 13 (8.97%) Derivative
2 13 (8.97%) Open Source
3 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.52%) Clustering
4 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.76%) Equities
6 3 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (2.07%) Robotics
6 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.07%) Physics
6 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.69%) Social Media
7 1 (0.69%) EPoS
7 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (37.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (27.59%) Windows
4 37 (25.52%) UNIX
5 27 (18.62%) CentOS
6 25 (17.24%) Solaris
7 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (11.72%) SUSE
9 16 (11.03%) AIX
10 11 (7.59%) HPUX
11 10 (6.90%) Ubuntu
12 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (4.14%) Debian
13 6 (4.14%) Fedora
14 5 (3.45%) VMS
14 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
15 4 (2.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (16.55%) ITIL
2 24 (16.55%) Project Management
3 18 (12.41%) Service Delivery
4 16 (11.03%) Migration
5 14 (9.66%) Incident Management
5 14 (9.66%) Performance Engineering
5 14 (9.66%) Data Migration
5 14 (9.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (8.97%) SOA
7 11 (7.59%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.52%) Security Management
10 8 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.83%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.83%) Multithreading
11 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.14%) TOGAF
12 6 (4.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (53.79%) SQL
2 39 (26.90%) PL/SQL
3 36 (24.83%) Shell Script
4 28 (19.31%) Java
5 16 (11.03%) Perl
5 16 (11.03%) Python
6 13 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.21%) C
8 4 (2.76%) PHP
8 4 (2.76%) C++
8 4 (2.76%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.07%) Ruby
9 3 (2.07%) Scala
9 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.07%) C#
10 1 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (15.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.34%) Degree
3 11 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.90%) RHCE
5 8 (5.52%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.45%) PMP
6 5 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (21.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (16.55%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (15.17%) Active Directory
4 17 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (8.28%) vSphere
6 8 (5.52%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.07%) Varnish
8 3 (2.07%) Firmware
8 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.38%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.69%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (21.38%) Data Guard
2 13 (8.97%) Puppet
3 9 (6.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.45%) Control-M
5 5 (3.45%) Foglight
6 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.76%) Nagios
7 3 (2.07%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.07%) Munin
7 3 (2.07%) Zenoss
7 3 (2.07%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.07%) Ansible
7 3 (2.07%) Icinga
8 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
2 67 (46.21%) Red Hat
3 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
4 34 (23.45%) VMware
5 16 (11.03%) Sybase
6 14 (9.66%) Informatica
7 13 (8.97%) Citrix
8 12 (8.28%) Cisco
8 12 (8.28%) IBM
9 11 (7.59%) F5
10 10 (6.90%) Sun
11 8 (5.52%) HP
12 6 (4.14%) Hyperion
13 5 (3.45%) Intel
13 5 (3.45%) Juniper
13 5 (3.45%) Fujitsu
14 4 (2.76%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (2.07%) Percona
15 3 (2.07%) Dell
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