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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 53 46 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 13.87% 8.55% 10.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.83% 31.94% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 70
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 77 144 212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.16% 26.77% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69 111 195
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 61 (80.26%) Windows
2 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
5 29 (38.16%) C++
6 28 (36.84%) OO
6 28 (36.84%) PhD
6 28 (36.84%) Mathematics
7 24 (31.58%) Computer Vision
8 23 (30.26%) Windows Server
8 23 (30.26%) Software Engineering
9 22 (28.95%) Degree
10 20 (26.32%) Physics
10 20 (26.32%) OOP
11 18 (23.68%) Java
12 16 (21.05%) MATLAB
12 16 (21.05%) Algorithms
12 16 (21.05%) Signal Processing
13 15 (19.74%) Web Services
13 15 (19.74%) Image Processing
13 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (19.74%) Spring
14 14 (18.42%) Hibernate
15 13 (17.11%) Scrum
15 13 (17.11%) MySQL
16 12 (15.79%) Apache
16 12 (15.79%) SOAP
16 12 (15.79%) Electronics
16 12 (15.79%) TDD
16 12 (15.79%) Java EE

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 12 (15.79%) Apache
2 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) SAN
2 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.47%) SonarQube
2 11 (14.47%) Subversion
3 7 (9.21%) LabVIEW
4 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.95%) JUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (15.79%) Electronics
2 8 (10.53%) Games
3 6 (7.89%) Finance
4 5 (6.58%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Analyst
2 26 (34.21%) Support Analyst
3 24 (31.58%) Server Analyst
3 24 (31.58%) Server Support
3 24 (31.58%) Server Support Analyst
4 18 (23.68%) Developer
5 15 (19.74%) Linux Support
6 14 (18.42%) Java Developer
6 14 (18.42%) Windows Support Analyst
7 13 (17.11%) Windows Server Analyst
7 13 (17.11%) Windows Server Support
8 9 (11.84%) Research Scientist
9 8 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (9.21%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) Spring
1 15 (19.74%) Web Services
2 14 (18.42%) Hibernate
3 12 (15.79%) Java EE
3 12 (15.79%) SOAP
4 9 (11.84%) XML
5 7 (9.21%) HTML
5 7 (9.21%) JSON
6 4 (5.26%) Yocto
7 3 (3.95%) J2EE
8 2 (2.63%) Ajax
8 2 (2.63%) jQuery
8 2 (2.63%) JSP
8 2 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.32%) CSS
9 1 (1.32%) HTML5
9 1 (1.32%) JMS
9 1 (1.32%) REST
9 1 (1.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Computer Science
2 16 (21.05%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (80.26%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (14.47%) Mac OS
4 10 (13.16%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (6.58%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Unix
7 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 28 (36.84%) OO
3 24 (31.58%) Computer Vision
4 23 (30.26%) Software Engineering
5 20 (26.32%) OOP
5 20 (26.32%) Physics
6 16 (21.05%) Signal Processing
7 15 (19.74%) Image Processing
8 13 (17.11%) Scrum
9 12 (15.79%) TDD
10 11 (14.47%) SDLC
10 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
11 10 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (13.16%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (11.84%) Machine Learning
13 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.89%) DevOps
15 5 (6.58%) Microservices
16 4 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) C++
2 18 (23.68%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) MATLAB
4 11 (14.47%) Python
5 10 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 9 (11.84%) C
7 8 (10.53%) C#
8 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.26%) SQL
9 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.32%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) PhD
2 22 (28.95%) Degree
3 10 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
1 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (13.16%) vSphere
2 5 (6.58%) Firmware
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) NetApp
1 11 (14.47%) VMware
2 10 (13.16%) Citrix
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.95%) hybris
5 2 (2.63%) Sun
6 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.32%) Axway
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
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IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
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Salary: £ negotiable + bens
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