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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 31 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.23% 16.78% 10.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.37% 56.76% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 70 74
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 119 222 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.44% 29.56% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 143 223
Median salary £33,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -16 23 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 53 (51.96%) Git (software)
2 50 (49.02%) MySQL
3 46 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (40.20%) Windows
5 39 (38.24%) Unix
5 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
6 38 (37.25%) TDD
7 37 (36.27%) Java
8 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
9 34 (33.33%) Web Services
10 30 (29.41%) Scrum
10 30 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
11 29 (28.43%) Spring
12 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (27.45%) HTML
13 27 (26.47%) hybris
13 27 (26.47%) Artifactory
13 27 (26.47%) JSON
14 26 (25.49%) REST
15 25 (24.51%) HTML5
15 25 (24.51%) Cucumber
15 25 (24.51%) BDD
15 25 (24.51%) MongoDB
15 25 (24.51%) Gradle
15 25 (24.51%) Spring MVC
15 25 (24.51%) JMS
15 25 (24.51%) J2EE
15 25 (24.51%) JUnit
15 25 (24.51%) CSS
15 25 (24.51%) ActiveMQ

Linux
Top Related 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 18 (17.65%) Apache
2 13 (12.75%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.84%) nginx
4 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.90%) G Suite
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.94%) Office 365
5 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) SAN
2 5 (4.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.92%) DNS
3 4 (3.92%) Firewall
3 4 (3.92%) LAN
3 4 (3.92%) WAN
3 4 (3.92%) Wireless
4 3 (2.94%) Skype
5 2 (1.96%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.96%) VPN
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.98%) HTTP
6 1 (0.98%) Internet
6 1 (0.98%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.98%) SS7
6 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.02%) MySQL
2 25 (24.51%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (51.96%) Git (software)
2 39 (38.24%) Jenkins
3 27 (26.47%) Artifactory
4 25 (24.51%) Cucumber
4 25 (24.51%) Gradle
4 25 (24.51%) JUnit
4 25 (24.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (9.80%) JIRA
6 9 (8.82%) PHPUnit
6 9 (8.82%) Redmine
7 8 (7.84%) GitLab
8 5 (4.90%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 4 (3.92%) Subversion
10 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.98%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (18.63%) Retail
2 7 (6.86%) Finance
3 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.90%) Electronics
4 5 (4.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (26.47%) Architect
2 23 (22.55%) Analyst
3 22 (21.57%) Developer
4 17 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 14 (13.73%) Java Architect
5 14 (13.73%) Support Analyst
6 12 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) Server Analyst
7 11 (10.78%) Server Support
7 11 (10.78%) Server Support Analyst
8 10 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (9.80%) MySQL Developer
8 10 (9.80%) PHP Developer
8 10 (9.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 9 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (8.82%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Junior Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Junior JavaScript Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Junior PHP Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.33%) Web Services
2 29 (28.43%) Spring
3 28 (27.45%) HTML
4 27 (26.47%) JSON
5 26 (25.49%) REST
6 25 (24.51%) ActiveMQ
6 25 (24.51%) CSS
6 25 (24.51%) HTML5
6 25 (24.51%) J2EE
6 25 (24.51%) JMS
6 25 (24.51%) Spring MVC
7 12 (11.76%) LAMP
8 9 (8.82%) Ajax
8 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.82%) jQuery
8 9 (8.82%) Symfony
9 4 (3.92%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.92%) Java EE
9 4 (3.92%) SOAP
10 3 (2.94%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) IBM XIV
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.96%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.20%) Windows
2 39 (38.24%) Unix
3 21 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.84%) AIX
6 7 (6.86%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (3.92%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.94%) CentOS
8 3 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.96%) Fedora
9 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (37.25%) TDD
3 30 (29.41%) Scrum
4 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (24.51%) BDD
5 25 (24.51%) MVC
6 23 (22.55%) Refactoring
7 22 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.67%) DevOps
9 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
11 13 (12.75%) OOP
11 13 (12.75%) Server Virtualisation
12 11 (10.78%) ITIL
13 10 (9.80%) SDLC
14 9 (8.82%) Mathematics
14 9 (8.82%) OOD
14 9 (8.82%) Physics
14 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
15 7 (6.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.76%) PHP
4 10 (9.80%) C++
5 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.86%) Python
6 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.88%) SQL
7 4 (3.92%) C#
8 3 (2.94%) C
8 3 (2.94%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) C-shell
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) PhD
3 3 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.86%) vSphere
4 5 (4.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.94%) Firmware
6 2 (1.96%) NFS
6 2 (1.96%) Postfix
7 1 (0.98%) KVM
7 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (14.71%) Ansible
2 9 (8.82%) Puppet
3 7 (6.86%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 7 (6.86%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.86%) SCDPM
3 7 (6.86%) Terraform
4 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.98%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) hybris
2 22 (21.57%) VMware
3 18 (17.65%) Cisco
4 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 14 (13.73%) NetApp
6 9 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 8 (7.84%) Citrix
7 8 (7.84%) Oracle
8 7 (6.86%) Brocade
8 7 (6.86%) Dell
8 7 (6.86%) EMC
8 7 (6.86%) Fujitsu
8 7 (6.86%) Google
8 7 (6.86%) HP
8 7 (6.86%) IBM
8 7 (6.86%) Veeam
9 2 (1.96%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.96%) Veritas
10 1 (0.98%) Axway
10 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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