The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 15 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 183 185 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.02% 13.13% 12.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.44% 38.87% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 150 132
Median salary £50,000 £47,375 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.54% +11.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,750 £62,250
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 464 476 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 33.00% 33.78% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 422 365 322
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Oxfordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Oxfordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Oxford -5 79 £50,000 +5.82% 17
Banbury - 10 £41,250 - 3
Abingdon +17 9 £45,000 +83.67% 7
Kidlington - 6 £50,000 -
Witney +2 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 140 (37.14%) Python
2 118 (31.30%) Java
3 107 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (27.85%) Windows
5 97 (25.73%) JavaScript
6 88 (23.34%) PHP
7 87 (23.08%) Degree
8 83 (22.02%) CSS
9 82 (21.75%) HTML
10 80 (21.22%) SQL
11 79 (20.95%) MySQL
12 78 (20.69%) C++
13 66 (17.51%) Unix
14 63 (16.71%) DevOps
15 59 (15.65%) Computer Science
15 59 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
16 58 (15.38%) Git (software)
17 56 (14.85%) C
18 52 (13.79%) Internet
18 52 (13.79%) Bash Shell
19 51 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
20 50 (13.26%) Software Engineering
21 49 (13.00%) Red Hat
22 48 (12.73%) Microsoft
22 48 (12.73%) Open Source
22 48 (12.73%) Puppet
22 48 (12.73%) Jenkins
23 45 (11.94%) Ruby
24 44 (11.67%) VMware
25 43 (11.41%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 22 (5.84%) Apache
2 19 (5.04%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.77%) nginx
4 14 (3.71%) CMS
5 12 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.12%) ArcGIS
6 8 (2.12%) Jetty
7 7 (1.86%) GeoServer
7 7 (1.86%) JBoss
8 6 (1.59%) IIS
8 6 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.33%) Drupal
9 5 (1.33%) WordPress
10 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.06%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.80%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
Applications
1 15 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.27%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.53%) Magento
2 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.31%) SaaS
3 10 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.39%) GitHub
4 9 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.39%) Office 365
5 7 (1.86%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.86%) Sumo Logic
6 6 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.80%) Datadog
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Heroku
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.79%) Internet
2 29 (7.69%) Firewall
3 25 (6.63%) DNS
4 18 (4.77%) BGP
4 18 (4.77%) HTTP
4 18 (4.77%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.98%) VPN
6 13 (3.45%) Network Security
6 13 (3.45%) WAN
7 12 (3.18%) SS7
8 10 (2.65%) LAN
9 7 (1.86%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.86%) SAN
10 6 (1.59%) IPv4
10 6 (1.59%) IPv6
10 6 (1.59%) SSL
11 5 (1.33%) Broadband
12 4 (1.06%) DHCP
12 4 (1.06%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (20.95%) MySQL
2 25 (6.63%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.24%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (2.39%) Redis
5 8 (2.12%) Big Data
5 8 (2.12%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.12%) QGIS
5 8 (2.12%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.86%) UniData
7 5 (1.33%) KDB
7 5 (1.33%) MariaDB
8 4 (1.06%) OLAP
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.84%) Subversion
4 19 (5.04%) Vagrant
5 13 (3.45%) JUnit
5 13 (3.45%) Selenium
6 11 (2.92%) CMake
7 9 (2.39%) JIRA
8 7 (1.86%) Maven
8 7 (1.86%) Mocha
9 6 (1.59%) Ant
9 6 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.59%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.59%) Bower
9 6 (1.59%) Grunt
9 6 (1.59%) Mockito
9 6 (1.59%) NUnit
9 6 (1.59%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.33%) Gradle
10 5 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (11.14%) Telecoms
2 22 (5.84%) Automotive
3 19 (5.04%) Marketing
4 18 (4.77%) Finance
5 14 (3.71%) Games
6 7 (1.86%) Electronics
7 6 (1.59%) Retail
8 5 (1.33%) Banking
9 4 (1.06%) Publishing
10 3 (0.80%) Advertising
10 3 (0.80%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 125 (33.16%) Developer
2 53 (14.06%) Administrator
3 44 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
4 35 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (8.49%) Java Developer
6 31 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 31 (8.22%) Software Developer
7 25 (6.63%) Software Engineer
8 23 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
8 23 (6.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.84%) C++ Developer
9 22 (5.84%) Junior
10 19 (5.04%) Analyst
10 19 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (4.77%) PHP Developer
12 17 (4.51%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (4.51%) Web Developer
13 16 (4.24%) Technical Director
14 15 (3.98%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.02%) CSS
2 82 (21.75%) HTML
3 42 (11.14%) Web Services
4 32 (8.49%) AngularJS
5 29 (7.69%) HTML5
6 28 (7.43%) RESTful
7 25 (6.63%) Spring
8 24 (6.37%) XML
9 22 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (5.57%) jQuery
10 21 (5.57%) REST
10 21 (5.57%) SOAP
11 20 (5.31%) .NET
11 20 (5.31%) STL
12 18 (4.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 17 (4.51%) Java EE
14 16 (4.24%) Sass
15 15 (3.98%) LAMP
16 14 (3.71%) CSS3
17 12 (3.18%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.65%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.24%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.71%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.92%) CUDA
6 11 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (2.92%) GPGPU
6 11 (2.92%) Robotics
7 9 (2.39%) Biotechnology
7 9 (2.39%) Replication
8 8 (2.12%) Life Science
8 8 (2.12%) User Experience
9 7 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.59%) iPad
10 6 (1.59%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.59%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 105 (27.85%) Windows
2 66 (17.51%) Unix
3 39 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (5.84%) CentOS
5 19 (5.04%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.77%) Windows 10
7 17 (4.51%) Apple iOS
8 16 (4.24%) Android
8 16 (4.24%) Windows Server
9 11 (2.92%) Debian
9 11 (2.92%) Ubuntu
10 9 (2.39%) VxWorks
11 6 (1.59%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (1.59%) Kali Linux
11 6 (1.59%) Solaris
11 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.06%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.06%) SUSE
13 2 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (16.71%) DevOps
3 51 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (13.26%) Software Engineering
5 48 (12.73%) Open Source
6 43 (11.41%) OO
7 38 (10.08%) Penetration Testing
8 37 (9.81%) Cybersecurity
9 31 (8.22%) Mathematics
9 31 (8.22%) Physics
9 31 (8.22%) Web Development
10 26 (6.90%) ITIL
10 26 (6.90%) Scrum
11 22 (5.84%) Data Protection
11 22 (5.84%) Multithreading
11 22 (5.84%) OOP
12 21 (5.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (5.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 20 (5.31%) Data Analysis
14 18 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 140 (37.14%) Python
2 118 (31.30%) Java
3 97 (25.73%) JavaScript
4 88 (23.34%) PHP
5 80 (21.22%) SQL
6 78 (20.69%) C++
7 56 (14.85%) C
8 52 (13.79%) Bash Shell
9 45 (11.94%) Ruby
10 38 (10.08%) Perl
11 20 (5.31%) C#
12 18 (4.77%) PowerShell
13 14 (3.71%) Go
13 14 (3.71%) MATLAB
14 12 (3.18%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.59%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.59%) HQL
15 6 (1.59%) Scala
15 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (23.08%) Degree
2 39 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.63%) DV Cleared
4 16 (4.24%) GIAC
5 14 (3.71%) OSCP
6 13 (3.45%) GPEN
7 11 (2.92%) CREST Certified
8 10 (2.65%) SANS
9 9 (2.39%) CEH
10 7 (1.86%) GCFA
10 7 (1.86%) HND
10 7 (1.86%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.33%) PhD
12 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.53%) MCP
15 1 (0.27%) CCNA
15 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (2.65%) SSAE 16
2 8 (2.12%) QA
3 3 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (10.34%) Docker
3 18 (4.77%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.06%) Firmware
6 3 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.80%) Gluster
6 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.53%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.53%) Postfix
7 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) KVM
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (12.73%) Puppet
2 31 (8.22%) Ansible
3 22 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.92%) Kubernetes
4 11 (2.92%) Nessus
4 11 (2.92%) Nmap
5 8 (2.12%) logstash
6 7 (1.86%) SCCM
6 7 (1.86%) WMI
7 6 (1.59%) Nagios
7 6 (1.59%) OpenVAS
8 4 (1.06%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.80%) CSIRT
9 3 (0.80%) Sysdig
10 1 (0.27%) Cacti
10 1 (0.27%) Salt
10 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (13.00%) Red Hat
2 48 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 44 (11.67%) VMware
4 29 (7.69%) Cisco
5 24 (6.37%) Sophos
6 20 (5.31%) Apple
6 20 (5.31%) Oracle
7 18 (4.77%) Juniper
8 13 (3.45%) Google
9 10 (2.65%) EMC
10 9 (2.39%) Avaya
11 7 (1.86%) Splunk
12 6 (1.59%) Coverity
12 6 (1.59%) Qualys
12 6 (1.59%) Twitter
13 5 (1.33%) HP
14 4 (1.06%) BT
15 3 (0.80%) Percona
16 2 (0.53%) Facebook
16 2 (0.53%) Polycom
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Red King Resourcing Limited
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Garsington, Oxfordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + above average bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 14 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Red Fox ID Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens commensurate with
Posted: 23 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
STFC
Salary: From £37,415 to £41,572 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago