Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 68 65 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.25% 5.94% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.24% 28.02% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 90
Northamptonshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +63.79% -22.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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 169 232 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.99% 21.19% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 121 175 236
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
East Midlands median annual salary £39,535 £40,000 £37,492
% change year-on-year -1.16% +6.69% -0.02%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +33 37 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Corby +2 4 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Kettering -13 4 £37,500 -2.60%
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 34 (50.00%) AWS
2 29 (42.65%) Data Centre
2 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.71%) Windows
4 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 24 (35.29%) SAP
5 22 (32.35%) Retail
5 22 (32.35%) PowerShell
5 22 (32.35%) Multichannel Retail
6 21 (30.88%) Oracle Database
6 21 (30.88%) SAP HANA
6 21 (30.88%) Google
6 21 (30.88%) SAP Basis
6 21 (30.88%) SAP BW
6 21 (30.88%) Oracle
6 21 (30.88%) Java
6 21 (30.88%) CRM
7 20 (29.41%) ABAP
7 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 16 (23.53%) SCOM
9 15 (22.06%) NetApp
10 14 (20.59%) Azure
11 13 (19.12%) Web Services
12 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (17.65%) HP
12 12 (17.65%) Citrix
12 12 (17.65%) SCVMM
12 12 (17.65%) Ubuntu

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 5 (7.35%) Apache
1 5 (7.35%) PrestaShop
1 5 (7.35%) WordPress
2 3 (4.41%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Abaqus
1 1 (1.47%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.47%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.47%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (50.00%) AWS
2 14 (20.59%) Azure
3 12 (17.65%) SaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Office 365
4 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) SAN
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Oracle Database
1 21 (30.88%) SAP BW
1 21 (30.88%) SAP HANA
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.35%) UniData
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.47%) DB2
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 5 (7.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) Bundler
3 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.94%) RSpec
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 22 (32.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Analyst
2 21 (30.88%) Administrator
2 21 (30.88%) SAP Administrator
3 20 (29.41%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 14 (20.59%) Server Analyst
5 12 (17.65%) Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Server Support
5 12 (17.65%) Server Support Analyst
5 12 (17.65%) Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Storage Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) SAP Basis
2 13 (19.12%) Web Services
3 9 (13.24%) jQuery
4 8 (11.76%) HTML
5 7 (10.29%) Vue.js
6 5 (7.35%) HTML5
6 5 (7.35%) LAMP
6 5 (7.35%) Spring
7 3 (4.41%) CSS
7 3 (4.41%) RESTful
8 2 (2.94%) .NET
8 2 (2.94%) JSON
8 2 (2.94%) Laravel
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.94%) Sass
9 1 (1.47%) Ajax
9 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.47%) LINQ
9 1 (1.47%) WCF
9 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.65%) Data Centre
2 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.65%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.94%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Ubuntu
2 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.82%) AIX
4 6 (8.82%) Unix
5 5 (7.35%) HPUX
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.47%) SUSE
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Multichannel Retail
2 21 (30.88%) CRM
3 16 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 11 (16.18%) Project Delivery
5 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.71%) Change Control
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (14.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.29%) API Integration
7 7 (10.29%) OOP
8 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.88%) Migration
10 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.88%) Web Development
11 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.41%) ITIL
11 3 (4.41%) MVC
11 3 (4.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 22 (32.35%) PowerShell
3 21 (30.88%) Java
4 20 (29.41%) ABAP
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) PHP
7 5 (7.35%) Perl
7 5 (7.35%) PHP 5
7 5 (7.35%) PHP 7
8 3 (4.41%) C#
8 3 (4.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 12 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
1 12 (17.65%) XenApp
2 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) SCOM
2 12 (17.65%) SCVMM
3 11 (16.18%) SCCM
4 10 (14.71%) WSUS
4 10 (14.71%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) SAP
3 21 (30.88%) Google
3 21 (30.88%) Oracle
4 15 (22.06%) NetApp
5 12 (17.65%) Citrix
5 12 (17.65%) HP
6 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.35%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) Sun
9 1 (1.47%) VMware