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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 16 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 80 110 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.43% 17.19% 13.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 50.69% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 77
Median salary £50,000 £47,375 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.54% +6.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £80,000 £75,000
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 200 217 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 28.57% 33.91% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 191 186 171
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Oxford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 64 (36.78%) Java
2 61 (35.06%) Python
3 57 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 57 (32.76%) PHP
4 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (28.74%) CSS
6 49 (28.16%) HTML
7 46 (26.44%) MySQL
8 41 (23.56%) C++
9 38 (21.84%) Degree
9 38 (21.84%) DevOps
10 36 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 34 (19.54%) Computer Science
12 33 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (17.24%) Unix
14 29 (16.67%) SQL
14 29 (16.67%) Internet
15 28 (16.09%) Physics
16 27 (15.52%) Ruby
17 26 (14.94%) Puppet
17 26 (14.94%) Docker
18 25 (14.37%) Mathematics
19 24 (13.79%) Bash Shell
20 22 (12.64%) AngularJS
20 22 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (12.64%) C
20 22 (12.64%) Windows
20 22 (12.64%) Web Services
21 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
21 20 (11.49%) Ansible

Linux
Top Related 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 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.45%) Apache
2 6 (3.45%) nginx
3 5 (2.87%) Drupal
4 4 (2.30%) Jetty
4 4 (2.30%) WordPress
5 3 (1.72%) CMS
5 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.15%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.57%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Simulink
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Magento
1 2 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.87%) SaaS
4 4 (2.30%) Office 365
5 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.67%) Internet
2 10 (5.75%) DNS
3 9 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.60%) BGP
5 6 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 6 (3.45%) Firewall
5 6 (3.45%) HTTP
6 5 (2.87%) Network Security
7 3 (1.72%) DHCP
7 3 (1.72%) Modbus
7 3 (1.72%) SSH
7 3 (1.72%) SSL
7 3 (1.72%) Wireless
8 2 (1.15%) FTP
8 2 (1.15%) SAN
9 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.57%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) RS-485
9 1 (0.57%) VPN
9 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.44%) MySQL
2 16 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.02%) Big Data
6 5 (2.87%) KDB
6 5 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.87%) Redis
7 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.30%) OLAP
8 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.15%) QGIS
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.90%) Subversion
3 12 (6.90%) Vagrant
4 11 (6.32%) CMake
5 5 (2.87%) Bower
5 5 (2.87%) Grunt
5 5 (2.87%) JIRA
6 4 (2.30%) Gradle
6 4 (2.30%) JUnit
6 4 (2.30%) Maven
6 4 (2.30%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.72%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.72%) Mocha
7 3 (1.72%) Selenium
8 2 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.15%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.15%) NUnit
8 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (7.47%) Games
1 13 (7.47%) Marketing
2 12 (6.90%) Automotive
3 7 (4.02%) Electronics
4 6 (3.45%) Finance
5 3 (1.72%) Publishing
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
6 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (39.08%) Developer
2 22 (12.64%) C++ Developer
2 22 (12.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (9.77%) Administrator
4 16 (9.20%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.62%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Junior
7 12 (6.90%) PHP Developer
7 12 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.32%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Python Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Technical Director
9 10 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.74%) CSS
2 49 (28.16%) HTML
3 22 (12.64%) AngularJS
3 22 (12.64%) Web Services
4 17 (9.77%) STL
5 15 (8.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (7.47%) HTML5
6 13 (7.47%) REST
7 12 (6.90%) OpenCL
7 12 (6.90%) OpenCV
8 11 (6.32%) jQuery
8 11 (6.32%) OpenGL
9 10 (5.75%) Spring
10 9 (5.17%) Symfony
10 9 (5.17%) XML
11 8 (4.60%) .NET
12 7 (4.02%) Doctrine
12 7 (4.02%) RESTful
13 6 (3.45%) RequireJS
13 6 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.32%) Algorithms
3 11 (6.32%) CUDA
3 11 (6.32%) GPGPU
3 11 (6.32%) Robotics
4 9 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.02%) User Experience
7 5 (2.87%) Fintech
8 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.57%) Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.24%) Unix
2 22 (12.64%) Windows
3 9 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.02%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.45%) Android
5 6 (3.45%) CentOS
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.72%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.15%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.57%) Debian
9 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.84%) DevOps
3 28 (16.09%) Physics
4 25 (14.37%) Mathematics
5 22 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.92%) Multithreading
8 17 (9.77%) Data Analysis
8 17 (9.77%) OO
9 15 (8.62%) Data Protection
10 14 (8.05%) Scrum
10 14 (8.05%) Web Development
11 13 (7.47%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (7.47%) Machine Learning
11 13 (7.47%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.32%) TDD
13 10 (5.75%) High Availability
13 10 (5.75%) OOP
14 9 (5.17%) Kanban
14 9 (5.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.78%) Java
2 61 (35.06%) Python
3 57 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 57 (32.76%) PHP
4 41 (23.56%) C++
5 29 (16.67%) SQL
6 27 (15.52%) Ruby
7 24 (13.79%) Bash Shell
8 22 (12.64%) C
9 15 (8.62%) Perl
10 14 (8.05%) MATLAB
11 9 (5.17%) C#
12 6 (3.45%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.87%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (2.87%) Scala
13 5 (2.87%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.30%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.72%) VB
16 2 (1.15%) Delphi
16 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (21.84%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) PhD
3 1 (0.57%) CEH
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.57%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) OSCP
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (14.94%) Docker
2 12 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.30%) Firmware
4 3 (1.72%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.57%) Postfix
5 1 (0.57%) Varnish
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (14.94%) Puppet
2 20 (11.49%) Ansible
3 18 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.87%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.72%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.57%) Cacti
7 1 (0.57%) Nessus
7 1 (0.57%) Nmap
7 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (8.62%) VMware
2 11 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.60%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.45%) Cisco
4 6 (3.45%) Juniper
5 5 (2.87%) Apple
5 5 (2.87%) Oracle
6 4 (2.30%) EMC
7 3 (1.72%) Google
8 2 (1.15%) Facebook
8 2 (1.15%) HP
8 2 (1.15%) Perforce
8 2 (1.15%) SAP
8 2 (1.15%) Twitter
9 1 (0.57%) Intel
9 1 (0.57%) NetApp
9 1 (0.57%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.57%) Samsung
9 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
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