Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -36 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 100 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.64% 13.32% 9.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.42% 57.14% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 134 124
Northampton median annual salary £43,250 £33,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.15% -6.25% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,700 £45,000 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%

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 159 175 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 17.55% 23.30% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 129 153 189
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,400 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £48,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 19 (45.24%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) OOP
6 11 (26.19%) OO
7 10 (23.81%) Web Services
7 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
7 10 (23.81%) TDD
7 10 (23.81%) Spring
7 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
8 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
9 8 (19.05%) Finance
9 8 (19.05%) SUSE
9 8 (19.05%) SOAP
9 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (16.67%) jQuery
10 7 (16.67%) SaaS
10 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (16.67%) PHP
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (14.29%) Web Development
11 6 (14.29%) Java EE
11 6 (14.29%) Unix
11 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
11 6 (14.29%) T-SQL

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 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.76%) GitHub
4 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.76%) Route 53
4 2 (4.76%) Serverless
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.38%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) SMPP
3 1 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.38%) TACACS
3 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) SonarQube
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Operator
8 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Spring
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 8 (19.05%) SOAP
4 7 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) Java EE
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (11.90%) JSON
7 4 (9.52%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) CSS
9 2 (4.76%) CSS3
9 2 (4.76%) HTML5
10 1 (2.38%) .NET
10 1 (2.38%) Ajax
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (2.38%) Flask
10 1 (2.38%) Node.js
10 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) LPAR
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (19.05%) SUSE
4 6 (14.29%) Unix
5 5 (11.90%) AIX
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.76%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (2.38%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) OO
2 11 (26.19%) OOP
3 10 (23.81%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 6 (14.29%) BDD
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 6 (14.29%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) ATDD
6 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.90%) Refactoring
6 5 (11.90%) SDLC
6 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Microservices
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) User Stories
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
5 7 (16.67%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) PHP
6 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Korn
7 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.14%) Perl
9 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.76%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) C
10 1 (2.38%) C++
10 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) GCP
2 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Cronacle
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (9.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.76%) Terraform
4 1 (2.38%) Grafana
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Packer
4 1 (2.38%) QRadar
4 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Meraki
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.38%) WooCommerce
6 1 (2.38%) WSO2