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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 91 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.93% 12.31% 19.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.11% 40.81% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 133
Median salary £45,000 £53,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.49% +18.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £33,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £65,000
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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 169 223 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 24.28% 30.18% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 135 192 225
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 64 (39.51%) Python
2 56 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 51 (31.48%) Java
4 45 (27.78%) HTML
5 44 (27.16%) C++
5 44 (27.16%) CSS
5 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (24.69%) Web Services
7 39 (24.07%) AngularJS
8 38 (23.46%) MySQL
8 38 (23.46%) Ruby
9 35 (21.60%) Computer Science
9 35 (21.60%) PHP
10 33 (20.37%) Degree
10 33 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (19.75%) Git (software)
12 30 (18.52%) DevOps
13 29 (17.90%) Windows
14 28 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (15.43%) Unix
15 25 (15.43%) Software Engineering
16 24 (14.81%) MongoDB
16 24 (14.81%) REST
17 22 (13.58%) Jenkins
17 22 (13.58%) Bash Shell
17 22 (13.58%) TDD
17 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
18 21 (12.96%) Subversion
18 21 (12.96%) Physics
18 21 (12.96%) Web Development

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 14 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.79%) nginx
3 10 (6.17%) Apache
4 9 (5.56%) CMS
5 8 (4.94%) Jetty
6 7 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.70%) Apache Spark
7 6 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.70%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.09%) Drupal
9 4 (2.47%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.47%) WordPress
10 2 (1.23%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.62%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.62%) JBoss
11 1 (0.62%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Simulink
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (3.70%) Office 365
4 5 (3.09%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.62%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) DNS
2 13 (8.02%) BGP
3 11 (6.79%) Internet
3 11 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.17%) Network Security
5 9 (5.56%) DHCP
5 9 (5.56%) Firewall
5 9 (5.56%) HTTP
6 8 (4.94%) Ethernet
7 7 (4.32%) VPN
8 5 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.85%) WAN
9 3 (1.85%) Wireless
10 2 (1.23%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.23%) IPsec
10 2 (1.23%) LAN
10 2 (1.23%) MPLS
10 2 (1.23%) OSPF
10 2 (1.23%) VoIP
10 2 (1.23%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.46%) MySQL
2 24 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.94%) Big Data
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.70%) KDB
5 6 (3.70%) Redis
5 6 (3.70%) Text Mining
6 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.85%) OLAP
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.23%) QGIS
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.62%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (19.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.58%) Jenkins
3 21 (12.96%) Subversion
4 15 (9.26%) Selenium
5 9 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 9 (5.56%) Mocha
6 8 (4.94%) Gradle
6 8 (4.94%) JIRA
7 6 (3.70%) Bower
7 6 (3.70%) Grunt
8 5 (3.09%) JUnit
9 4 (2.47%) Maven
10 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.23%) Metasploit
10 2 (1.23%) NUnit
10 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.62%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 15 (9.26%) Publishing
2 9 (5.56%) Electronics
2 9 (5.56%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Marketing
4 6 (3.70%) Games
4 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.09%) Legal
6 3 (1.85%) Automotive
7 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (40.12%) Developer
2 17 (10.49%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (9.88%) Java Developer
3 16 (9.88%) Python Developer
4 14 (8.64%) Software Engineer
4 14 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 11 (6.79%) Administrator
7 10 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Junior
8 9 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Consultant
9 8 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (4.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.94%) Security Consultant
9 8 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.78%) HTML
2 44 (27.16%) CSS
3 40 (24.69%) Web Services
4 39 (24.07%) AngularJS
5 24 (14.81%) REST
6 19 (11.73%) HTML5
7 17 (10.49%) CSS3
7 17 (10.49%) Node.js
8 16 (9.88%) SOAP
9 14 (8.64%) .NET
9 14 (8.64%) jQuery
9 14 (8.64%) RESTful
10 13 (8.02%) Spring
11 11 (6.79%) JSP
11 11 (6.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (6.17%) STL
13 9 (5.56%) Ajax
13 9 (5.56%) J2EE
13 9 (5.56%) React
13 9 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.60%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.96%) Algorithms
3 20 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.02%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.94%) User Experience
6 6 (3.70%) Fintech
6 6 (3.70%) Linked Data
6 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.09%) Cybercrime
7 5 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.85%) Life Science
9 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.23%) Robotics
10 1 (0.62%) CUDA
10 1 (0.62%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Windows
2 25 (15.43%) Unix
3 10 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (4.94%) Ubuntu
5 7 (4.32%) CentOS
6 5 (3.09%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.23%) Android
7 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Debian
8 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.62%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (18.52%) DevOps
4 25 (15.43%) Software Engineering
5 22 (13.58%) TDD
6 21 (12.96%) Physics
6 21 (12.96%) Web Development
7 19 (11.73%) High Availability
8 18 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 18 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 17 (10.49%) Open Source
9 17 (10.49%) Scrum
10 14 (8.64%) OOP
11 13 (8.02%) Kanban
12 12 (7.41%) OO
13 11 (6.79%) Analytics
13 11 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.79%) Multithreading
13 11 (6.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.51%) Python
2 56 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 51 (31.48%) Java
4 44 (27.16%) C++
5 38 (23.46%) Ruby
6 35 (21.60%) PHP
7 22 (13.58%) Bash Shell
8 18 (11.11%) C
8 18 (11.11%) SQL
9 16 (9.88%) Perl
10 11 (6.79%) C#
11 9 (5.56%) Scala
12 6 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
12 6 (3.70%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.70%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.70%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.70%) VB
13 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.85%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.85%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Degree
2 10 (6.17%) PhD
3 7 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.09%) GCFA
4 5 (3.09%) GCFE
4 5 (3.09%) GCIH
4 5 (3.09%) GREM
5 2 (1.23%) CEH
5 2 (1.23%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (1.23%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (1.23%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.23%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) QA
2 5 (3.09%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (12.96%) Docker
2 13 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (3.09%) Firmware
6 2 (1.23%) KVM
6 2 (1.23%) NFS
6 2 (1.23%) Xen
7 1 (0.62%) Postfix
7 1 (0.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (8.02%) Puppet
2 8 (4.94%) Ansible
3 7 (4.32%) Nagios
4 6 (3.70%) SCOM
5 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.23%) Nessus
6 2 (1.23%) Nmap
7 1 (0.62%) Cacti
7 1 (0.62%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.11%) VMware
3 13 (8.02%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.17%) Juniper
5 9 (5.56%) EMC
6 8 (4.94%) Cisco
6 8 (4.94%) HP
7 6 (3.70%) NetApp
7 6 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 6 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.47%) Oracle
9 2 (1.23%) Apple
9 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.23%) Citrix
9 2 (1.23%) Google
9 2 (1.23%) Perforce
9 2 (1.23%) Twitter
10 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.62%) Samsung
10 1 (0.62%) Zend
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
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