Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 22 13
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 63 72 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.87% 9.49% 13.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.47% 46.75% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 104
Northampton median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,900 £42,750 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +1.25%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 194 154 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 21.16% 20.29% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 159 132 205
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £34,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.42% -7.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,750 £21,350
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +22.06% -9.33% +4.17%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Northampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Northampton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) Windows
4 21 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 19 (30.16%) TDD
5 19 (30.16%) OOP
5 19 (30.16%) OO
5 19 (30.16%) SQL
6 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
6 16 (25.40%) Unix
7 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
7 15 (23.81%) BDD
8 14 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 14 (22.22%) SUSE
9 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
10 12 (19.05%) AIX
10 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.46%) Spring
12 10 (15.87%) SAP
12 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
12 10 (15.87%) Korn
12 10 (15.87%) Refactoring
12 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Satellite
12 10 (15.87%) ATDD
12 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
13 9 (14.29%) User Stories
13 9 (14.29%) Apache
13 9 (14.29%) HTML

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Abaqus
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) SaaS
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) GitHub
5 1 (1.59%) Route 53
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) MPLS
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) OSPF
3 1 (1.59%) SMS
3 1 (1.59%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.59%) TACACS
3 1 (1.59%) VLAN
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
3 4 (6.35%) Subversion
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
1 8 (12.70%) Manufacturing
1 8 (12.70%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Administrator
4 11 (17.46%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) AIX Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Data Centre Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
1 11 (17.46%) Spring
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 7 (11.11%) jQuery
4 7 (11.11%) SOAP
5 6 (9.52%) CSS
5 6 (9.52%) Java EE
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.94%) CSS3
6 5 (7.94%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) JSON
7 4 (6.35%) Node.js
8 3 (4.76%) XML
9 2 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (1.59%) .NET
10 1 (1.59%) Flask
10 1 (1.59%) Kafka
10 1 (1.59%) REST
10 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) LPAR
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 16 (25.40%) Unix
4 14 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (22.22%) SUSE
5 12 (19.05%) AIX
6 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (4.76%) FreeRTOS
7 3 (4.76%) Solaris
7 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) OO
2 19 (30.16%) OOP
2 19 (30.16%) TDD
3 15 (23.81%) BDD
4 14 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 12 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (15.87%) ATDD
6 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.87%) Refactoring
7 9 (14.29%) User Stories
8 8 (12.70%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.11%) ITIL
9 7 (11.11%) MVC
9 7 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.52%) Front End Development
10 6 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) Java
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
5 10 (15.87%) Korn
5 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (11.11%) PHP
7 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.35%) C
9 3 (4.76%) Python
10 2 (3.17%) C++
10 2 (3.17%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) Java 8
11 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.59%) Ruby
11 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) GCP
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
3 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.59%) Grafana
3 1 (1.59%) Kibana
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.59%) Packer
3 1 (1.59%) QRadar
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Terraform
3 1 (1.59%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.87%) SAP
3 8 (12.70%) VMware
4 7 (11.11%) IBM
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) hybris
7 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.59%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata
7 1 (1.59%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.59%) WooCommerce