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

Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 198 211 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.78% 12.77% 15.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.26% 37.02% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 152 202
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 419 570 459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.27% 34.50% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 430 389
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,550 £59,750
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 0 82 £45,000 -14.28% 9
Banbury +8 36 £30,000 +30.43% 3
Abingdon +6 17 £45,000 +57.89% 5
Kidlington - 7 £84,000 -
Witney - 4 £40,000 -
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
Linux
South East

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

1 118 (30.81%) Windows
2 103 (26.89%) Python
3 101 (26.37%) Java
4 95 (24.80%) Degree
5 93 (24.28%) JavaScript
6 90 (23.50%) C++
7 84 (21.93%) C
8 81 (21.15%) Security Cleared
9 77 (20.10%) Software Engineering
10 76 (19.84%) Computer Science
10 76 (19.84%) HTML
11 74 (19.32%) CSS
12 72 (18.80%) Telecoms
13 71 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (18.54%) MySQL
13 71 (18.54%) Unix
14 68 (17.75%) Web Services
15 66 (17.23%) PHP
16 65 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
16 65 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
17 64 (16.71%) AngularJS
18 63 (16.45%) DV Cleared
19 61 (15.93%) VMware
20 54 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
20 54 (14.10%) Git (software)
21 53 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
21 53 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (13.84%) Ruby
22 52 (13.58%) Microsoft
23 47 (12.27%) SQL

Linux
Co-occurring 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 34 (8.88%) Tomcat
2 28 (7.31%) Apache
3 24 (6.27%) nginx
4 15 (3.92%) JBoss
5 13 (3.39%) WebLogic
6 12 (3.13%) CMS
6 12 (3.13%) Drupal
7 11 (2.87%) Jetty
7 11 (2.87%) WordPress
8 10 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.09%) ArcGIS
10 7 (1.83%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.83%) GeoServer
11 6 (1.57%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.57%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.04%) IIS
13 3 (0.78%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.78%) Simulink
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.26%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Magento
1 2 (0.52%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.92%) SaaS
4 10 (2.61%) Office 365
5 6 (1.57%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.57%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.52%) Datadog
6 2 (0.52%) GitHub
6 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.26%) Heroku
7 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.49%) Internet
2 39 (10.18%) SS7
3 36 (9.40%) Firewall
4 31 (8.09%) DNS
5 25 (6.53%) BGP
5 25 (6.53%) Ethernet
6 19 (4.96%) HTTP
7 17 (4.44%) Radio Access Network
8 16 (4.18%) Network Security
9 13 (3.39%) TCP/IP
9 13 (3.39%) VoLTE
10 11 (2.87%) DHCP
10 11 (2.87%) VPN
11 9 (2.35%) WAN
12 8 (2.09%) LAN
12 8 (2.09%) SSL
13 7 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (1.83%) IPv4
13 7 (1.83%) IPv6
13 7 (1.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.54%) MySQL
2 24 (6.27%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.70%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.35%) Big Data
5 9 (2.35%) Redis
6 8 (2.09%) QGIS
7 6 (1.57%) KDB
7 6 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.57%) Text Mining
8 4 (1.04%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (0.78%) OLAP
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.52%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 40 (10.44%) Jenkins
3 31 (8.09%) Subversion
4 24 (6.27%) Selenium
5 14 (3.66%) JIRA
5 14 (3.66%) JUnit
6 9 (2.35%) Gradle
6 9 (2.35%) Jasmine
6 9 (2.35%) Mocha
7 7 (1.83%) Bower
7 7 (1.83%) Grunt
7 7 (1.83%) Maven
8 6 (1.57%) Ant
8 6 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.57%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.57%) Mockito
8 6 (1.57%) NUnit
8 6 (1.57%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.78%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.52%) CMake
General
1 72 (18.80%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.48%) Finance
3 19 (4.96%) Automotive
4 16 (4.18%) Publishing
5 11 (2.87%) Marketing
6 10 (2.61%) Retail
7 9 (2.35%) Back Office
7 9 (2.35%) Electronics
8 8 (2.09%) Banking
8 8 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.57%) Games
10 5 (1.31%) Legal
11 2 (0.52%) Advertising
11 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.52%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (36.81%) Developer
2 61 (15.93%) Administrator
3 46 (12.01%) Network Engineer
4 43 (11.23%) Graduate
4 43 (11.23%) Software Developer
5 37 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
6 33 (8.62%) Java Developer
7 29 (7.57%) Junior
8 28 (7.31%) Graduate Developer
8 28 (7.31%) Software Engineer
8 28 (7.31%) Web Developer
9 26 (6.79%) Graduate Software Developer
10 25 (6.53%) IT Administrator
10 25 (6.53%) IT Graduate
10 25 (6.53%) Junior Developer
10 25 (6.53%) Senior Developer
10 25 (6.53%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (6.27%) JavaScript Developer
11 24 (6.27%) Linux Engineer
11 24 (6.27%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (19.84%) HTML
2 74 (19.32%) CSS
3 68 (17.75%) Web Services
4 64 (16.71%) AngularJS
5 41 (10.70%) Spring
6 39 (10.18%) RESTful
7 34 (8.88%) SOAP
8 33 (8.62%) REST
9 27 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 24 (6.27%) JSON
11 22 (5.74%) HTML5
12 20 (5.22%) XML
13 19 (4.96%) Spring Boot
14 18 (4.70%) Node.js
15 17 (4.44%) .NET
15 17 (4.44%) CSS3
15 17 (4.44%) JSP
16 16 (4.18%) Ajax
16 16 (4.18%) Backbone.js
16 16 (4.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (19.84%) Computer Science
2 65 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (10.70%) Data Centre
4 23 (6.01%) Algorithms
5 20 (5.22%) Smartphone
6 17 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.35%) iPad
7 9 (2.35%) Replication
8 8 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.09%) User Experience
9 6 (1.57%) Fintech
9 6 (1.57%) Linked Data
9 6 (1.57%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.31%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.78%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 118 (30.81%) Windows
2 71 (18.54%) Unix
3 32 (8.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (7.57%) CentOS
5 26 (6.79%) VxWorks
6 24 (6.27%) Android
7 20 (5.22%) Windows 7
8 19 (4.96%) Windows 10
9 11 (2.87%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.61%) Amazon Linux
10 10 (2.61%) Debian
11 8 (2.09%) Windows Server
12 6 (1.57%) Solaris
13 5 (1.31%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.04%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.10%) Software Engineering
2 71 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
4 53 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (11.49%) DevOps
6 42 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
7 41 (10.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 41 (10.70%) Web Development
8 40 (10.44%) Network Design
9 34 (8.88%) E-Commerce
10 31 (8.09%) Software Testing
11 30 (7.83%) OO
12 29 (7.57%) Test Automation
13 27 (7.05%) TDD
14 26 (6.79%) Open Source
15 25 (6.53%) Physics
15 25 (6.53%) Scrum
16 24 (6.27%) OOP
17 23 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (5.74%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 103 (26.89%) Python
2 101 (26.37%) Java
3 93 (24.28%) JavaScript
4 90 (23.50%) C++
5 84 (21.93%) C
6 66 (17.23%) PHP
7 53 (13.84%) Ruby
8 47 (12.27%) SQL
9 36 (9.40%) Bash Shell
10 34 (8.88%) Shell Script
11 33 (8.62%) Perl
12 15 (3.92%) C#
13 12 (3.13%) Scala
14 10 (2.61%) HQL
14 10 (2.61%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.57%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.57%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.57%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (24.80%) Degree
2 81 (21.15%) Security Cleared
3 63 (16.45%) DV Cleared
4 16 (4.18%) PhD
5 13 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.61%) HND
7 7 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.83%) OSCP
8 6 (1.57%) CEH
8 6 (1.57%) GCFA
9 5 (1.31%) GCFE
9 5 (1.31%) GCIH
9 5 (1.31%) GIAC
9 5 (1.31%) GPEN
9 5 (1.31%) GREM
9 5 (1.31%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.78%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.52%) APMP
11 2 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.87%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) PMO
3 1 (0.26%) IEC 61131
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) JTAG
3 1 (0.26%) MISRA
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 54 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (8.88%) Docker
3 27 (7.05%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (4.96%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (1.31%) Firmware
7 3 (0.78%) NFS
8 2 (0.52%) Gluster
8 2 (0.52%) KVM
8 2 (0.52%) Postfix
8 2 (0.52%) Xen
9 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (9.92%) Ansible
2 31 (8.09%) Puppet
3 16 (4.18%) SCCM
4 10 (2.61%) Nagios
5 8 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.57%) Nessus
6 6 (1.57%) Nmap
6 6 (1.57%) SCOM
7 5 (1.31%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.04%) Defensics
8 4 (1.04%) OpenVAS
9 3 (0.78%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.52%) logstash
10 2 (0.52%) Sysdig
10 2 (0.52%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.26%) Cacti
11 1 (0.26%) Salt
11 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (15.93%) VMware
2 52 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 42 (10.97%) Red Hat
4 38 (9.92%) Cisco
5 20 (5.22%) Oracle
6 18 (4.70%) Juniper
7 15 (3.92%) EMC
8 10 (2.61%) Google
8 10 (2.61%) HP
9 8 (2.09%) Apple
10 7 (1.83%) Zend
11 6 (1.57%) NetApp
11 6 (1.57%) Palo Alto
11 6 (1.57%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.57%) Sophos
11 6 (1.57%) Twitter
12 4 (1.04%) Codenomicon
12 4 (1.04%) Coverity
12 4 (1.04%) Qualys
13 3 (0.78%) Avaya
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
MP Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Flexible hours, Working remotely (once trained), Travel opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Adeptis Group
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago