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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
Rank 215 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.073% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1114 1319 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.59% 24.10% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1145 1219
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Oracle Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Linux Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Linux
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle Linux across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Oracle Linux Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Linux
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham +4 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Oracle Linux
England

Oracle Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) SAP
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (22.22%) Solaris
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
2 1 (11.11%) Ionix
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Tripwire
4 1 (11.11%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) Rapid7
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Mercator