The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 61 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.27% 10.33% 10.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.45% 37.88% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 92
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% -7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 198 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 18.52% 27.27% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 98 160 249
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 £25,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Northamptonshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Northamptonshire

Linux
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +7 52 £37,500 -0.66% 3
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
3 35 (39.33%) Git (software)
4 31 (34.83%) C++
5 29 (32.58%) Mathematics
6 27 (30.34%) OO
6 27 (30.34%) PhD
7 24 (26.97%) Degree
8 23 (25.84%) Computer Vision
8 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
9 22 (24.72%) Windows Server
9 22 (24.72%) Physics
10 21 (23.60%) Java
11 19 (21.35%) OOP
12 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (17.98%) Signal Processing
13 16 (17.98%) Algorithms
13 16 (17.98%) Web Services
13 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
13 16 (17.98%) VMware
14 15 (16.85%) Spring
14 15 (16.85%) Apache
14 15 (16.85%) MySQL
14 15 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (15.73%) Image Processing
15 14 (15.73%) Python
15 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
16 13 (14.61%) Electronics
16 13 (14.61%) SAN

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 15 (16.85%) Apache
2 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.25%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.24%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.87%) GitHub
4 3 (3.37%) SaaS
5 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) SAN
2 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) DNS
3 5 (5.62%) Firewall
4 4 (4.49%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (4.49%) SS7
5 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (2.25%) VPN
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) SNMP
6 1 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) MySQL
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.25%) Redis
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (39.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.36%) SonarQube
2 11 (12.36%) Subversion
3 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.87%) LabVIEW
5 3 (3.37%) JUnit
6 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (14.61%) Electronics
2 7 (7.87%) Games
3 6 (6.74%) Finance
4 5 (5.62%) Retail
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Analyst
2 25 (28.09%) Support Analyst
3 23 (25.84%) Server Analyst
3 23 (25.84%) Server Support
3 23 (25.84%) Server Support Analyst
4 20 (22.47%) Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Linux Support
6 13 (14.61%) Windows Support Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) Windows Server Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) Windows Server Support
8 9 (10.11%) Graduate
8 9 (10.11%) Research Scientist
9 8 (8.99%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (7.87%) C Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Computer Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) Web Services
2 15 (16.85%) Spring
3 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
4 12 (13.48%) Java EE
4 12 (13.48%) SOAP
5 9 (10.11%) XML
6 7 (7.87%) HTML
6 7 (7.87%) JSON
7 4 (4.49%) Yocto
8 3 (3.37%) J2EE
8 3 (3.37%) LAMP
9 2 (2.25%) Ajax
9 2 (2.25%) jQuery
9 2 (2.25%) JSP
9 2 (2.25%) RESTful
10 1 (1.12%) CSS
10 1 (1.12%) HTML5
10 1 (1.12%) REST
10 1 (1.12%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.98%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Social Media
4 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 22 (24.72%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.36%) Mac OS
4 10 (11.24%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (5.62%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (5.62%) Unix
6 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.25%) CentOS
8 2 (2.25%) Fedora
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.58%) Mathematics
3 27 (30.34%) OO
4 23 (25.84%) Computer Vision
4 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
5 22 (24.72%) Physics
6 19 (21.35%) OOP
7 16 (17.98%) Signal Processing
8 14 (15.73%) Image Processing
9 12 (13.48%) Scrum
9 12 (13.48%) SDLC
9 12 (13.48%) TDD
9 12 (13.48%) Test Automation
10 10 (11.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (11.24%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (10.11%) DevOps
11 9 (10.11%) Machine Learning
12 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.74%) Network Design
14 5 (5.62%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) C++
2 21 (23.60%) Java
3 16 (17.98%) MATLAB
4 14 (15.73%) Python
5 11 (12.36%) C
5 11 (12.36%) SQL
6 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.87%) C#
9 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.37%) PHP
10 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (30.34%) PhD
2 24 (26.97%) Degree
3 9 (10.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.25%) HNC
4 2 (2.25%) HND
4 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.25%) RHCE
4 2 (2.25%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.36%) vSphere
3 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) Firmware
5 2 (2.25%) NFS
5 2 (2.25%) Postfix
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) Ansible
2 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.37%) Puppet
3 2 (2.25%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.12%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.12%) Netcool
4 1 (1.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) VMware
2 11 (12.36%) NetApp
3 10 (11.24%) Citrix
3 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle
5 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.49%) BT
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco
6 4 (4.49%) Cognizant
7 3 (3.37%) hybris
8 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.25%) Google
8 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.25%) Sun
9 1 (1.12%) Axway
9 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago