Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 24 12
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 235 147 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.68% 9.27% 14.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.36% 44.28% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 223 130 186
Oxford median annual salary £57,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.74% -1.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,550 £28,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,975 £63,125
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.02% -6.00% +11.11%

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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 334 332 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.70% 20.93% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 307 282 348
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -3.41%
10th Percentile £29,350 £26,300 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Oxford

Linux
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Linux in Oxford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Oxford over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 142 (60.43%) Python
2 88 (37.45%) Software Engineering
3 87 (37.02%) C++
4 63 (26.81%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (26.81%) Machine Learning
5 60 (25.53%) DevOps
6 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (24.26%) Windows
8 56 (23.83%) Java
9 54 (22.98%) Artificial Intelligence
10 53 (22.55%) Computer Vision
11 51 (21.70%) Bash Shell
12 49 (20.85%) Docker
13 48 (20.43%) Robotics
14 45 (19.15%) MySQL
15 40 (17.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 39 (16.60%) Git (software)
16 39 (16.60%) JavaScript
16 39 (16.60%) STL
17 38 (16.17%) OpenCV
18 37 (15.74%) Neural Network
19 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 35 (14.89%) C#
21 33 (14.04%) Puppet
22 29 (12.34%) Ansible
22 29 (12.34%) Kubernetes
23 28 (11.91%) Jenkins
23 28 (11.91%) Perl
23 28 (11.91%) PHP
23 28 (11.91%) Google

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 20 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (6.81%) Apache
3 12 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.26%) nginx
5 8 (3.40%) JBoss
5 8 (3.40%) Jetty
5 8 (3.40%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.98%) CMS
7 3 (1.28%) Drupal
7 3 (1.28%) WordPress
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 63 (26.81%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.09%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (8.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (4.26%) GitHub
5 8 (3.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (3.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (2.55%) npm
7 3 (1.28%) Office 365
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.43%) Route 53
9 1 (0.43%) Serverless
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.21%) Firewall
2 14 (5.96%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.68%) DNS
4 9 (3.83%) HTTP
5 4 (1.70%) DHCP
6 3 (1.28%) Internet
6 3 (1.28%) IPv6
6 3 (1.28%) Network Security
7 2 (0.85%) LAN
7 2 (0.85%) VoIP
7 2 (0.85%) VPN
7 2 (0.85%) WAN
8 1 (0.43%) FTP
8 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.43%) IPsec
8 1 (0.43%) IPv4
8 1 (0.43%) SMTP
8 1 (0.43%) SNMP
8 1 (0.43%) SSL
8 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.15%) MySQL
2 16 (6.81%) Redis
3 11 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.85%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.85%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.43%) Big Data
8 1 (0.43%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 39 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.91%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.26%) Vagrant
4 7 (2.98%) git-flow
5 6 (2.55%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.55%) Grunt
5 6 (2.55%) Mocha
6 4 (1.70%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.70%) JIRA
6 4 (1.70%) Maven
6 4 (1.70%) Subversion
7 3 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.28%) JUnit
8 2 (0.85%) CMake
8 2 (0.85%) GitLab
8 2 (0.85%) NUnit
8 2 (0.85%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.85%) Selenium
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.43%) PhpStorm
General
1 11 (4.68%) Legal
2 10 (4.26%) Games
3 7 (2.98%) Publishing
4 4 (1.70%) Finance
5 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (26.38%) Developer
2 40 (17.02%) Software Engineer
3 32 (13.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (11.91%) Administrator
5 23 (9.79%) Software Developer
6 22 (9.36%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.66%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) C++ Developer
8 17 (7.23%) C++ Software Developer
8 17 (7.23%) Computer Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (6.81%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (6.38%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (5.53%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 12 (5.11%) Analyst
13 11 (4.68%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 39 (16.60%) STL
3 38 (16.17%) OpenCV
4 24 (10.21%) Web Services
5 16 (6.81%) HTML
5 16 (6.81%) jQuery
6 14 (5.96%) CSS
7 13 (5.53%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.53%) React
7 13 (5.53%) Spring
8 11 (4.68%) Elastic Stack
8 11 (4.68%) HTML5
8 11 (4.68%) Laravel
9 10 (4.26%) CSS3
9 10 (4.26%) LAMP
9 10 (4.26%) REST
9 10 (4.26%) RESTful
9 10 (4.26%) WPF
10 9 (3.83%) SOAP
10 9 (3.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.43%) Robotics
2 14 (5.96%) CUDA
2 14 (5.96%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (4.68%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.68%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (4.68%) Private Cloud
4 10 (4.26%) Fintech
4 10 (4.26%) User Experience
5 9 (3.83%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.43%) CMDB
9 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 57 (24.26%) Windows
2 23 (9.79%) Unix
3 10 (4.26%) Android
4 9 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.83%) CentOS
4 9 (3.83%) Debian
5 8 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.13%) FreeBSD
6 5 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.70%) Solaris
7 4 (1.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.45%) Software Engineering
2 63 (26.81%) Machine Learning
3 60 (25.53%) DevOps
4 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (22.98%) Artificial Intelligence
6 53 (22.55%) Computer Vision
7 37 (15.74%) Neural Network
8 27 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (11.49%) SDLC
9 25 (10.64%) Computer Science
9 25 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (10.21%) Mathematics
10 24 (10.21%) Mentoring
11 23 (9.79%) Scrum
12 19 (8.09%) Configuration Management
12 19 (8.09%) Kanban
12 19 (8.09%) Multithreading
12 19 (8.09%) Test Automation
13 17 (7.23%) Data Science
14 15 (6.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 142 (60.43%) Python
2 87 (37.02%) C++
3 56 (23.83%) Java
4 51 (21.70%) Bash Shell
5 39 (16.60%) JavaScript
6 35 (14.89%) C#
7 28 (11.91%) Perl
7 28 (11.91%) PHP
8 27 (11.49%) Ruby
9 20 (8.51%) PowerShell
10 16 (6.81%) C
10 16 (6.81%) Shell Script
10 16 (6.81%) SQL
11 11 (4.68%) Go
12 9 (3.83%) Java 8
13 8 (3.40%) Apple Swift
13 8 (3.40%) Kotlin
13 8 (3.40%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.55%) ES6
15 2 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (7.66%) PhD
2 13 (5.53%) Degree
3 11 (4.68%) CISSP
4 6 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.70%) MPhil
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.43%) MCP
7 1 (0.43%) MCSA
7 1 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.43%) MCTS
7 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.23%) QA
2 11 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (20.85%) Docker
2 9 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.98%) pfSense
3 7 (2.98%) Xen
4 6 (2.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.55%) KVM
5 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Postfix
6 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (14.04%) Puppet
2 29 (12.34%) Ansible
2 29 (12.34%) Kubernetes
3 20 (8.51%) Terraform
4 14 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (5.11%) Salt
6 11 (4.68%) Packer
7 10 (4.26%) Kibana
7 10 (4.26%) logstash
8 7 (2.98%) Icinga
8 7 (2.98%) Nagios
9 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.43%) Clonezilla
10 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.43%) SCCM
10 1 (0.43%) WSUS
10 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (11.91%) Google
2 16 (6.81%) Oracle
3 12 (5.11%) VMware
4 11 (4.68%) New Relic
5 8 (3.40%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.55%) SonicWALL
6 6 (2.55%) WatchGuard
7 3 (1.28%) Cisco
7 3 (1.28%) Perforce
8 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.85%) GUPTA
8 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.43%) Apple
9 1 (0.43%) BMC
9 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.43%) Citrix
9 1 (0.43%) Dell
9 1 (0.43%) Facebook
9 1 (0.43%) Remedy
9 1 (0.43%) Sophos