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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 782 757 777
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 76 110 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 81
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,700 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +0.71%

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
28037 27999 28656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.10% 26.85% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23435 23035 24056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 30 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 6 March 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
England -28 64 £50,000 +26.58% 9
London -27 18 £70,000 +51.35% 1
South East -23 15 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire 0 13 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Manchester +8 12 £46,250 +41.22%
North West -8 12 £46,250 +41.22%
South West - 12 £41,250 - 4
Portsmouth - 10 £45,000 - 1
County Londonderry - 9 - -
Northern Ireland - 9 - -
Bristol - 7 £41,250 - 1
Wigan - 6 £42,500 -
Swindon - 5 - - 3
Wiltshire - 5 - - 3
City of London 0 4 £52,500 -29.05%
East of England -10 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 3 - - 1
Cambridge 0 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland - 3 £36,250 -
Havant +8 2 £55,750 -20.07%
Corby - 2 £25,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £36,125 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf +13 1 £72,500 -7.05%
Berkshire -12 1 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -12 1 - -
Surrey -19 1 £38,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 83 (62.41%) Red Hat
3 81 (60.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 64 (48.12%) Shell Script
5 62 (46.62%) UNIX
6 52 (39.10%) VMware
7 51 (38.35%) Solaris
7 51 (38.35%) Oracle Database
8 50 (37.59%) Windows
8 50 (37.59%) CentOS
9 40 (30.08%) ITIL
10 39 (29.32%) SQL Server
11 38 (28.57%) Firewall
12 37 (27.82%) SQL
13 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
14 35 (26.32%) Apache
14 35 (26.32%) Finance
15 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (24.06%) Java
17 31 (23.31%) Active Directory
17 31 (23.31%) Security Cleared
17 31 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (22.56%) Perl
19 28 (21.05%) Python
20 27 (20.30%) Puppet
21 24 (18.05%) WebLogic
22 23 (17.29%) Derivative
22 23 (17.29%) Open Source
23 22 (16.54%) Bash Shell

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 35 (26.32%) Apache
2 24 (18.05%) WebLogic
3 17 (12.78%) Tomcat
4 12 (9.02%) WebSphere
5 10 (7.52%) IIS
6 9 (6.77%) nginx
7 7 (5.26%) Apache Solr
7 7 (5.26%) Node.js
7 7 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.76%) JBoss
9 2 (1.50%) Jetty
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.50%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) SaaS
2 5 (3.76%) PaaS
3 2 (1.50%) Office 365
3 2 (1.50%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.57%) Firewall
2 21 (15.79%) DNS
3 19 (14.29%) SAN
4 18 (13.53%) Kerberos
4 18 (13.53%) LDAP
5 14 (10.53%) NAS
6 10 (7.52%) DHCP
7 9 (6.77%) HTTP
7 9 (6.77%) SSL
7 9 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.26%) FTP
8 7 (5.26%) LAN
9 6 (4.51%) VPN
10 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
10 5 (3.76%) WAN
11 4 (3.01%) Internet
12 2 (1.50%) Network Security
12 2 (1.50%) Wireless
12 2 (1.50%) IPsec
12 2 (1.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.35%) Oracle Database
2 39 (29.32%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.79%) MySQL
4 20 (15.04%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (9.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (9.02%) Hadoop
7 11 (8.27%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (6.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (5.26%) MariaDB
10 7 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
13 2 (1.50%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.77%) Mercurial
3 9 (6.77%) Subversion
4 2 (1.50%) Maven
4 2 (1.50%) ProC
4 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.50%) Ant
5 1 (0.75%) Psake
5 1 (0.75%) Xcode
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 17 (12.78%) Retail
3 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (18.05%) Administrator
2 21 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (15.04%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (14.29%) Architect
5 18 (13.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (9.02%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (9.02%) DBA
7 12 (9.02%) Linux Specialist
8 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (6.77%) Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.77%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 7 (5.26%) UNIX Specialist
12 6 (4.51%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.51%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
1 14 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (9.02%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (8.27%) Middleware
4 9 (6.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (5.26%) LAMP
6 5 (3.76%) J2EE
6 5 (3.76%) CGI
7 4 (3.01%) Web Services
8 3 (2.26%) J2SE
8 3 (2.26%) CSS
8 3 (2.26%) HTML
8 3 (2.26%) .NET
8 3 (2.26%) HTML5
8 3 (2.26%) CSS3
9 2 (1.50%) libvirt
9 2 (1.50%) OC4J
9 2 (1.50%) WSDL
9 2 (1.50%) SOAP
9 2 (1.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Derivative
1 23 (17.29%) Open Source
2 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 13 (9.77%) Clustering
5 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.26%) LPAR
6 3 (2.26%) Physics
7 2 (1.50%) HACMP
7 2 (1.50%) AS400
7 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) EPoS
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 81 (60.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 62 (46.62%) UNIX
4 51 (38.35%) Solaris
5 50 (37.59%) Windows
5 50 (37.59%) CentOS
6 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (15.79%) AIX
8 17 (12.78%) HPUX
9 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (9.02%) VMS
10 12 (9.02%) Ubuntu
11 11 (8.27%) Fedora
11 11 (8.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (6.77%) Debian
13 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.08%) ITIL
2 21 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 15 (11.28%) Security Management
4 14 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 14 (10.53%) Project Management
5 13 (9.77%) Software Testing
5 13 (9.77%) Change Management
6 12 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (9.02%) E-business
6 12 (9.02%) SOA
6 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.27%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.52%) Time Management
8 10 (7.52%) PRINCE
9 9 (6.77%) Data Architecture
10 8 (6.02%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.02%) Supplier Management
11 7 (5.26%) TOGAF
11 7 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (48.12%) Shell Script
2 37 (27.82%) SQL
3 32 (24.06%) Java
4 30 (22.56%) Perl
5 28 (21.05%) Python
6 22 (16.54%) Bash Shell
7 13 (9.77%) PL/SQL
8 12 (9.02%) PHP
9 10 (7.52%) C
10 9 (6.77%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.26%) Ruby
12 4 (3.01%) C++
13 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.50%) ABAP
14 2 (1.50%) Uniface
15 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.03%) RHCE
3 13 (9.77%) DV Cleared
3 13 (9.77%) RHCSA
4 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.52%) Degree
6 8 (6.02%) PMP
6 8 (6.02%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.26%) HND
7 3 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.50%) VCP4
9 1 (0.75%) OCP
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.76%) SLA
3 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) QA
4 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (23.31%) Active Directory
1 31 (23.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.27%) vSphere
3 9 (6.77%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.77%) Sendmail
4 8 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (5.26%) Varnish
5 7 (5.26%) KVM
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.50%) Squid
9 2 (1.50%) NFS
9 2 (1.50%) Samba
9 2 (1.50%) Gluster
9 2 (1.50%) Docker
9 2 (1.50%) RHEV
9 2 (1.50%) oVirt
10 1 (0.75%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 27 (20.30%) Puppet
2 12 (9.02%) Control-M
2 12 (9.02%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.77%) Nagios
3 9 (6.77%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.26%) HAProxy
4 7 (5.26%) Ansible
4 7 (5.26%) ZABBIX
4 7 (5.26%) Munin
4 7 (5.26%) Zenoss
4 7 (5.26%) Icinga
5 5 (3.76%) Graphite
6 4 (3.01%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.50%) SELinux
7 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.50%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) Oracle
2 83 (62.41%) Red Hat
3 52 (39.10%) VMware
4 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.29%) Sun
6 18 (13.53%) Fujitsu
7 17 (12.78%) Cisco
8 16 (12.03%) HP
9 15 (11.28%) IBM
10 12 (9.02%) Intel
11 11 (8.27%) Citrix
12 9 (6.77%) SAP
13 8 (6.02%) Juniper
13 8 (6.02%) Veritas
14 7 (5.26%) NetApp
14 7 (5.26%) F5
14 7 (5.26%) Percona
15 3 (2.26%) Brocade
15 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
16 2 (1.50%) Tieto
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