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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 98 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.84% 17.44% 10.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.10% 58.33% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 45 55
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,000 £50,000
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 81 168 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 21.32% 29.89% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 165
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £49,000 £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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 41 (57.75%) MySQL
2 38 (53.52%) Java
3 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (52.11%) Git (software)
4 34 (47.89%) Web Services
4 34 (47.89%) Windows
5 30 (42.25%) TDD
5 30 (42.25%) Scrum
5 30 (42.25%) Spring
5 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
6 29 (40.85%) Unix
6 29 (40.85%) HTML
7 28 (39.44%) JSON
8 27 (38.03%) Artifactory
8 27 (38.03%) hybris
9 26 (36.62%) REST
9 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
10 25 (35.21%) J2EE
10 25 (35.21%) CSS
10 25 (35.21%) JUnit
10 25 (35.21%) JMS
10 25 (35.21%) ActiveMQ
10 25 (35.21%) MVC
10 25 (35.21%) Gradle
10 25 (35.21%) Cucumber
10 25 (35.21%) BDD
10 25 (35.21%) MongoDB
10 25 (35.21%) HTML5
10 25 (35.21%) Spring MVC
10 25 (35.21%) Sonatype Nexus

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 16 (22.54%) Apache
2 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.04%) nginx
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.27%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.04%) G Suite
4 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) SAN
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) Skype
5 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) MySQL
2 25 (35.21%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (52.11%) Git (software)
2 30 (42.25%) Jenkins
3 27 (38.03%) Artifactory
4 25 (35.21%) Cucumber
4 25 (35.21%) Gradle
4 25 (35.21%) JUnit
4 25 (35.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (7.04%) GitLab
5 5 (7.04%) SonarQube
5 5 (7.04%) Subversion
5 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (26.76%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Architect
2 20 (28.17%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Technical Architect
4 14 (19.72%) Java Architect
4 14 (19.72%) Support Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Server Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Server Support
5 12 (16.90%) Server Support Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Agile Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) Web Services
2 30 (42.25%) Spring
3 29 (40.85%) HTML
4 28 (39.44%) JSON
5 26 (36.62%) REST
6 25 (35.21%) ActiveMQ
6 25 (35.21%) CSS
6 25 (35.21%) HTML5
6 25 (35.21%) J2EE
6 25 (35.21%) JMS
6 25 (35.21%) Spring MVC
7 5 (7.04%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.04%) Java EE
7 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 3 (4.23%) XML
8 3 (4.23%) Yocto
9 1 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.41%) MFC
9 1 (1.41%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.41%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.82%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.82%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Social Media
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Unix
3 18 (25.35%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.27%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (9.86%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.04%) AIX
6 5 (7.04%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.23%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.25%) Scrum
2 30 (42.25%) TDD
3 25 (35.21%) BDD
3 25 (35.21%) MVC
4 24 (33.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (32.39%) Refactoring
6 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
7 13 (18.31%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
9 11 (15.49%) SDLC
10 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
10 8 (11.27%) Physics
11 7 (9.86%) DevOps
11 7 (9.86%) OO
12 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.45%) ITIL
13 5 (7.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.27%) C++
3 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.04%) Python
5 4 (5.63%) C#
5 4 (5.63%) MATLAB
5 4 (5.63%) SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) vSphere
4 3 (4.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) Terraform
3 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (5.63%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.63%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.41%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.41%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) hybris
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) NetApp
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco
5 8 (11.27%) Citrix
6 5 (7.04%) Google
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.63%) Brocade
7 4 (5.63%) Dell
7 4 (5.63%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) Fujitsu
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) IBM
7 4 (5.63%) Veeam
8 2 (2.82%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.82%) Veritas
9 1 (1.41%) Axway
9 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago