Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 64 124 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.75% 10.82% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.91% 46.62% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 154 156
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,925 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,275 £52,625 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 214 266 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.90% 23.21% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 175 226 264
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,900 £21,125 £21,325
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,125 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.74%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -41 38 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Corby -8 10 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Kettering - 6 £33,250 -
Towcester 0 2 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 36 (56.25%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (37.50%) Windows
4 22 (34.38%) SQL
5 21 (32.81%) Unix
6 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
6 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
7 15 (23.44%) Web Services
7 15 (23.44%) Web Development
7 15 (23.44%) Mac OS
8 14 (21.88%) jQuery
8 14 (21.88%) OOP
8 14 (21.88%) PHP
8 14 (21.88%) Spring
9 13 (20.31%) HTML
9 13 (20.31%) Oracle
10 12 (18.75%) MySQL
10 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.19%) Finance
11 11 (17.19%) OO
11 11 (17.19%) SOAP
11 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
12 10 (15.63%) CSS
12 10 (15.63%) C#
12 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
12 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
13 9 (14.06%) Puppet
13 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
14 8 (12.50%) TDD

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 7 (10.94%) Apache
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
2 4 (6.25%) JBoss
2 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.13%) Route 53
4 2 (3.13%) Serverless
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.56%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) OSPF
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) SMPP
3 1 (1.56%) TACACS
3 1 (1.56%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) JIRA
3 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.25%) SonarQube
4 4 (6.25%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) JUnit
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Advertising
5 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Administrator
4 7 (10.94%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Web Services
2 14 (21.88%) jQuery
2 14 (21.88%) Spring
3 13 (20.31%) HTML
4 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 11 (17.19%) SOAP
6 10 (15.63%) CSS
7 6 (9.38%) Java EE
8 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (7.81%) J2EE
8 5 (7.81%) JSON
8 5 (7.81%) RESTful
8 5 (7.81%) XML
9 4 (6.25%) .NET
9 4 (6.25%) LESS
9 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.69%) WinForms
11 2 (3.13%) Middleware
11 2 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Fintech
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) LPAR
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Unix
3 15 (23.44%) Mac OS
4 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.94%) SUSE
6 4 (6.25%) AIX
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.13%) CentOS
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) Web Development
3 14 (21.88%) OOP
4 11 (17.19%) OO
5 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (12.50%) TDD
8 7 (10.94%) Microservices
8 7 (10.94%) MVC
8 7 (10.94%) SDLC
9 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.38%) DevOps
9 6 (9.38%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.25%) BDD
11 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) PHP
5 10 (15.63%) C#
6 8 (12.50%) Perl
6 8 (12.50%) Python
7 6 (9.38%) C++
7 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.81%) Java 8
8 5 (7.81%) Ruby
9 4 (6.25%) Korn
10 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.13%) C-shell
11 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
3 2 (3.13%) KVM
3 2 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (1.56%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 5 (7.81%) Ansible
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.13%) Terraform
6 1 (1.56%) Grafana
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) Packer
6 1 (1.56%) QRadar
6 1 (1.56%) Salt
6 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) F5
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Meraki
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.56%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.56%) WooCommerce
7 1 (1.56%) WSO2