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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 837 796 778
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -18
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 62 109 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 87
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,625 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
30559 29884 32065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.49% 27.42% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25580 24804 27672
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 25 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 22 December 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 -47 57 £45,000 - 14
South East -26 28 £40,250 +3.20% 4
Hampshire -25 21 £40,000 +5.26% 4
South West +9 12 £25,000 -46.80% 5
London -38 11 £55,000 - 3
Havant +9 10 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol - 10 £25,000 -
Portsmouth -12 5 £45,000 +28.57%
City of London +13 4 £49,000 -37.17%
Berkshire +3 4 £50,800 +6.94%
County Londonderry - 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
Staines +3 2 £41,000 -
Cambridge -1 2 £54,000 -
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £54,000 +27.05%
North West -15 2 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -23 2 £41,000 -13.68%
West Midlands -28 2 £48,750 +8.33%
East of England -33 2 £54,000 +27.05%
Wiltshire - 2 - - 3
Swindon - 2 - - 3
Birmingham - 2 £48,750 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £36,500 -
Scotland - 1 £36,250 -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Oracle
1 116 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (62.07%) Red Hat
3 60 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (45.69%) Shell Script
5 50 (43.10%) Oracle Database
6 47 (40.52%) SQL
7 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
8 43 (37.07%) CentOS
9 42 (36.21%) UNIX
10 41 (35.34%) Windows
11 40 (34.48%) VMware
12 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
13 32 (27.59%) ITIL
14 31 (26.72%) Apache
14 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (25.86%) Security Cleared
16 28 (24.14%) Solaris
17 25 (21.55%) Firewall
17 25 (21.55%) Finance
18 24 (20.69%) Java
18 24 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
19 22 (18.97%) MySQL
19 22 (18.97%) SAN
19 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database 11g
20 21 (18.10%) Derivative
20 21 (18.10%) Data Guard
20 21 (18.10%) Active Directory
20 21 (18.10%) Open Source
21 20 (17.24%) AIX

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (26.72%) Apache
2 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
2 19 (16.38%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.34%) IIS
3 12 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.48%) Node.js
5 7 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (6.03%) nginx
5 7 (6.03%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.59%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.59%) Jetty
7 2 (1.72%) JBoss
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.72%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.55%) Firewall
2 22 (18.97%) SAN
3 16 (13.79%) DNS
4 13 (11.21%) HTTP
4 13 (11.21%) Kerberos
4 13 (11.21%) LDAP
5 11 (9.48%) FTP
5 11 (9.48%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (8.62%) NAS
6 10 (8.62%) Internet
6 10 (8.62%) DHCP
7 9 (7.76%) SSL
8 4 (3.45%) VPN
8 4 (3.45%) BGP
8 4 (3.45%) LAN
8 4 (3.45%) Network Security
8 4 (3.45%) IPsec
9 3 (2.59%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (43.10%) Oracle Database
2 44 (37.93%) SQL Server
3 22 (18.97%) MySQL
3 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (12.07%) Oracle Exadata
6 10 (8.62%) Hadoop
6 10 (8.62%) MongoDB
6 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
6 10 (8.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (6.03%) RDBMS
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (6.03%) OLTP
8 7 (6.03%) OLAP
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (6.03%) MariaDB
9 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (4.31%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (4.31%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.76%) Mercurial
2 9 (7.76%) Subversion
3 6 (5.17%) Maven
4 3 (2.59%) JUnit
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.72%) ProC
5 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (0.86%) JIRA
6 1 (0.86%) Psake
6 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Retail
3 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.59%) Games
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) DBA
1 27 (23.28%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (11.21%) Administrator
3 12 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Applications Support
5 10 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Linux Specialist
7 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 8 (6.90%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.03%) Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.17%) Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.31%) Security Architect
10 5 (4.31%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 4 (3.45%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (15.52%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (5.17%) J2EE
4 5 (4.31%) Spring
5 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.59%) Regular Expression
6 3 (2.59%) J2SE
7 2 (1.72%) Web Services
7 2 (1.72%) Middleware
7 2 (1.72%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.72%) OC4J
7 2 (1.72%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.86%) HTML5
8 1 (0.86%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.86%) REST
8 1 (0.86%) CSS3
8 1 (0.86%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Derivative
1 21 (18.10%) Open Source
2 11 (9.48%) Clustering
3 10 (8.62%) Replication
4 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Physics
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.59%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (2.59%) Robotics
6 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.72%) HACMP
7 2 (1.72%) AS400
7 2 (1.72%) LPAR
8 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.86%) EPoS
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (37.07%) CentOS
4 42 (36.21%) UNIX
5 41 (35.34%) Windows
6 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (24.14%) Solaris
8 20 (17.24%) AIX
9 13 (11.21%) HPUX
9 13 (11.21%) Ubuntu
10 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (9.48%) Fedora
12 10 (8.62%) SUSE
12 10 (8.62%) Debian
13 9 (7.76%) VMS
13 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (3.45%) Android
14 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) ITIL
2 24 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (14.66%) Service Delivery
4 16 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.21%) Security Management
6 12 (10.34%) SOA
7 11 (9.48%) Software Testing
8 10 (8.62%) Migration
8 10 (8.62%) PRINCE
8 10 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (8.62%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (8.62%) Time Management
9 9 (7.76%) E-business
9 9 (7.76%) Project Management
10 8 (6.90%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.90%) Supplier Management
11 7 (6.03%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.03%) Change Management
11 7 (6.03%) Data Migration
11 7 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (45.69%) Shell Script
2 47 (40.52%) SQL
3 24 (20.69%) Java
4 20 (17.24%) Perl
5 19 (16.38%) Python
5 19 (16.38%) PL/SQL
6 18 (15.52%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.48%) C
8 7 (6.03%) PHP
8 7 (6.03%) Ruby
9 5 (4.31%) C++
10 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.59%) Scala
12 2 (1.72%) Uniface
12 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.72%) ABAP
13 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.07%) RHCE
3 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.48%) DV Cleared
4 11 (9.48%) RHCSA
5 8 (6.90%) PMP
5 8 (6.90%) PMI Certification
6 7 (6.03%) Degree
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.86%) HND
8 1 (0.86%) OCP
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.72%) SLA
4 2 (1.72%) QA
5 1 (0.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (11.21%) vSphere
6 9 (7.76%) Hyper-V
7 7 (6.03%) Varnish
8 4 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.45%) Sendmail
9 3 (2.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.59%) Firmware
10 2 (1.72%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.86%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 21 (18.10%) Data Guard
2 18 (15.52%) Puppet
3 9 (7.76%) Tivoli
3 9 (7.76%) Control-M
4 7 (6.03%) Nagios
4 7 (6.03%) ZABBIX
4 7 (6.03%) Munin
4 7 (6.03%) Zenoss
4 7 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.03%) HAProxy
4 7 (6.03%) Ansible
4 7 (6.03%) Icinga
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (5.17%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.45%) Foglight
7 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.86%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (62.07%) Red Hat
3 40 (34.48%) VMware
4 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 17 (14.66%) IBM
6 13 (11.21%) Sun
6 13 (11.21%) HP
7 12 (10.34%) Cisco
8 11 (9.48%) Citrix
8 11 (9.48%) F5
9 10 (8.62%) Fujitsu
10 9 (7.76%) Intel
11 8 (6.90%) Juniper
12 7 (6.03%) SAP
12 7 (6.03%) Percona
13 5 (4.31%) Hyperion
14 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.59%) Veritas
15 3 (2.59%) Dell
16 2 (1.72%) Compuware
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Havant, Hampshire
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