Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 41 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 -21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 80 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.63% 5.67% 9.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.25% 34.78% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 72 142
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.95% +15.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,000 £53,625
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 187 230 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.07% 16.31% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 133 188 208
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,625 £23,675 £21,513
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,750 £59,125
East Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 +2 21 £57,500 +27.78% 8
Brackley - 6 £25,000 - 1
Kettering -6 4 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 13 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (33.33%) Azure
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.78%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 10 (27.78%) TDD
6 10 (27.78%) Ansible
6 10 (27.78%) DevOps
7 9 (25.00%) Office 365
7 9 (25.00%) Unix
8 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 8 (22.22%) AWS
8 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (22.22%) IaaS
8 8 (22.22%) Open Source
8 8 (22.22%) PaaS
8 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
9 7 (19.44%) Project Delivery
9 7 (19.44%) RESTful
10 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 6 (16.67%) Spring
10 6 (16.67%) Automotive
10 6 (16.67%) Hibernate

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 2 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) CATIA
2 1 (2.78%) Abaqus
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Office 365
3 8 (22.22%) AWS
3 8 (22.22%) IaaS
3 8 (22.22%) PaaS
4 6 (16.67%) SaaS
5 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) SonarQube
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (16.67%) Automotive
1 6 (16.67%) Back Office
2 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) CAD Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) RESTful
2 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.67%) Spring
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Java EE
3 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) JSP
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
6 1 (2.78%) NumPy
6 1 (2.78%) Pandas
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 8 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Life Science
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
4 4 (11.11%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
3 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
4 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) Project Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Benchmarking
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) ERP
6 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (16.67%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) People Management
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) R
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCDP
1 1 (2.78%) CCNP
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) Terraform
3 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.56%) Nagios
4 2 (5.56%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) NetApp
3 2 (5.56%) New Relic
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Meraki
4 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) Sun