Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -40 +9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.70% 10.26% 9.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.87% 37.97% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 77 108
Northampton median annual salary £39,500 £29,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.21% -19.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,300 £43,000 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £29,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +35.59% -18.06% -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 151 187 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 18.64% 27.02% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 112 158 170
Northampton median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £22,600 £19,125 £24,175
90th Percentile £53,675 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £38,500 £31,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -12.50% -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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) MySQL
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) NetApp
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) HP
7 7 (23.33%) Dell
7 7 (23.33%) EMC
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) XML
7 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (23.33%) vSphere
7 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (23.33%) vCenter Server
8 6 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (20.00%) Public Cloud
8 6 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3

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 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.67%) Route 53
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.33%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Serverless
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) IPsec
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Skype
4 1 (3.33%) SMPP
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.00%) Billing
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) XML
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) Spring
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (16.67%) SOAP
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) Java EE
6 3 (10.00%) Laravel
7 2 (6.67%) Django
7 2 (6.67%) React
7 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.33%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) VMS
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 6 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 4 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (6.67%) AIX
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.33%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) OOP
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.00%) Microservices
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) API Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development
5 2 (6.67%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) VB
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 6 (20.00%) NFS
3 6 (20.00%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) vCenter Server
2 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (20.00%) vMotion
2 6 (20.00%) WMI
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Terraform
4 1 (3.33%) Grafana
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) NetApp
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Dell
3 7 (23.33%) EMC
3 7 (23.33%) HP
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (20.00%) Veeam
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) Splunk
7 1 (3.33%) WSO2