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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 15 17 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 183 186 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.93% 13.04% 13.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.70% 38.27% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 167 151 145
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +11.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £61,500
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 461 486 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 32.58% 34.08% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 421 372 326
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +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 27 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 27 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 -7 79 £50,000 +5.82% 15
Banbury - 12 £41,250 - 3
Abingdon +19 8 £45,000 +83.67% 8
Kidlington - 6 £50,000 -
Witney 0 2 £37,500 +66.66%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 137 (36.63%) Python
2 117 (31.28%) Java
3 104 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (27.27%) Windows
5 96 (25.67%) JavaScript
6 87 (23.26%) PHP
6 87 (23.26%) Degree
7 83 (22.19%) CSS
8 82 (21.93%) HTML
9 79 (21.12%) MySQL
9 79 (21.12%) SQL
10 76 (20.32%) C++
11 66 (17.65%) Unix
12 63 (16.84%) DevOps
13 61 (16.31%) Computer Science
14 58 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
15 57 (15.24%) Git (software)
16 55 (14.71%) C
17 52 (13.90%) Internet
18 51 (13.64%) Software Engineering
19 50 (13.37%) Bash Shell
20 49 (13.10%) Red Hat
21 48 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
22 47 (12.57%) Open Source
22 47 (12.57%) Puppet
23 46 (12.30%) Ruby
23 46 (12.30%) Microsoft
23 46 (12.30%) Jenkins
24 45 (12.03%) VMware
25 43 (11.50%) Web Services

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 23 (6.15%) Apache
2 19 (5.08%) nginx
2 19 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.74%) CMS
4 12 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.14%) ArcGIS
5 8 (2.14%) Jetty
6 7 (1.87%) GeoServer
6 7 (1.87%) JBoss
7 6 (1.60%) IIS
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.34%) Drupal
8 5 (1.34%) WordPress
9 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
Applications
1 16 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.94%) 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
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (15.51%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.35%) SaaS
3 10 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.41%) GitHub
4 9 (2.41%) Office 365
5 8 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.87%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.60%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.80%) Datadog
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.27%) Heroku
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.90%) Internet
2 29 (7.75%) Firewall
3 25 (6.68%) DNS
4 18 (4.81%) BGP
5 17 (4.55%) HTTP
5 17 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.01%) VPN
7 13 (3.48%) Network Security
7 13 (3.48%) SS7
7 13 (3.48%) WAN
8 10 (2.67%) LAN
9 7 (1.87%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.87%) SAN
10 6 (1.60%) IPv4
10 6 (1.60%) IPv6
10 6 (1.60%) SSL
11 5 (1.34%) Broadband
12 4 (1.07%) DHCP
12 4 (1.07%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.07%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.12%) MySQL
2 25 (6.68%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (2.41%) Redis
6 8 (2.14%) Big Data
6 8 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.14%) QGIS
6 8 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.87%) UniData
8 5 (1.34%) KDB
9 4 (1.07%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.07%) OLAP
10 3 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 46 (12.30%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.88%) Subversion
4 17 (4.55%) Vagrant
5 13 (3.48%) JUnit
5 13 (3.48%) Selenium
6 11 (2.94%) CMake
7 9 (2.41%) JIRA
8 7 (1.87%) Maven
8 7 (1.87%) Mocha
9 6 (1.60%) Ant
9 6 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.60%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.60%) Bower
9 6 (1.60%) Grunt
9 6 (1.60%) Mockito
9 6 (1.60%) NUnit
9 6 (1.60%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.34%) Gradle
10 5 (1.34%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (11.23%) Telecoms
2 23 (6.15%) Automotive
3 18 (4.81%) Marketing
4 16 (4.28%) Finance
5 14 (3.74%) Games
6 7 (1.87%) Retail
7 6 (1.60%) Banking
7 6 (1.60%) Electronics
8 4 (1.07%) Publishing
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
9 3 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 126 (33.69%) Developer
2 54 (14.44%) Administrator
3 44 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 35 (9.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (8.56%) Java Developer
5 32 (8.56%) Software Developer
6 30 (8.02%) Senior Developer
7 25 (6.68%) Software Engineer
8 23 (6.15%) Junior
8 23 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
8 23 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.88%) C++ Developer
10 20 (5.35%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (4.81%) Analyst
11 18 (4.81%) Web Developer
12 17 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
13 16 (4.28%) Junior Developer
13 16 (4.28%) PHP Developer
13 16 (4.28%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.19%) CSS
2 82 (21.93%) HTML
3 43 (11.50%) Web Services
4 34 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 29 (7.75%) HTML5
6 28 (7.49%) RESTful
7 25 (6.68%) Spring
8 24 (6.42%) XML
9 22 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (5.61%) jQuery
10 21 (5.61%) REST
10 21 (5.61%) SOAP
11 20 (5.35%) .NET
12 19 (5.08%) STL
13 17 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 17 (4.55%) Java EE
14 16 (4.28%) LAMP
14 16 (4.28%) Sass
15 14 (3.74%) CSS3
16 13 (3.48%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.31%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.75%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.01%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (3.74%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.94%) CUDA
7 11 (2.94%) GPGPU
7 11 (2.94%) Robotics
8 10 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.41%) Biotechnology
9 9 (2.41%) Replication
10 8 (2.14%) Life Science
10 8 (2.14%) User Experience
11 7 (1.87%) iPad
12 6 (1.60%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (1.60%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.34%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 102 (27.27%) Windows
2 66 (17.65%) Unix
3 39 (10.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (5.61%) CentOS
5 19 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.81%) Windows 10
7 17 (4.55%) Android
7 17 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 15 (4.01%) Windows Server
9 11 (2.94%) Debian
9 11 (2.94%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.67%) VxWorks
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (1.60%) Solaris
11 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.34%) Kali Linux
13 4 (1.07%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.07%) SUSE
14 2 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (16.84%) DevOps
3 51 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 48 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (12.57%) Open Source
6 41 (10.96%) OO
7 37 (9.89%) Cybersecurity
7 37 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
8 32 (8.56%) Mathematics
8 32 (8.56%) Physics
8 32 (8.56%) Web Development
9 26 (6.95%) Scrum
10 25 (6.68%) ITIL
11 22 (5.88%) Data Protection
11 22 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 21 (5.61%) Data Analysis
12 21 (5.61%) OOP
13 20 (5.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 20 (5.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 17 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (36.63%) Python
2 117 (31.28%) Java
3 96 (25.67%) JavaScript
4 87 (23.26%) PHP
5 79 (21.12%) SQL
6 76 (20.32%) C++
7 55 (14.71%) C
8 50 (13.37%) Bash Shell
9 46 (12.30%) Ruby
10 37 (9.89%) Perl
11 20 (5.35%) C#
12 17 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 14 (3.74%) Go
13 14 (3.74%) MATLAB
14 13 (3.48%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.60%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.60%) HQL
15 6 (1.60%) Scala
15 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.34%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (23.26%) Degree
2 40 (10.70%) Security Cleared
3 27 (7.22%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.74%) GIAC
5 12 (3.21%) OSCP
6 11 (2.94%) GPEN
7 10 (2.67%) CREST Certified
8 9 (2.41%) SANS
9 8 (2.14%) CEH
9 8 (2.14%) HND
10 7 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.60%) GCFA
12 5 (1.34%) PhD
13 4 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.27%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.27%) CCNA
15 1 (0.27%) Cyber Scheme
15 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (2.41%) SSAE 16
2 8 (2.14%) QA
3 3 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (10.43%) Docker
3 17 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.07%) Firmware
6 3 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.80%) Gluster
6 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.53%) Postfix
7 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.27%) KVM
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (12.57%) Puppet
2 32 (8.56%) Ansible
3 22 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.67%) Nessus
5 10 (2.67%) Nmap
6 8 (2.14%) SCCM
7 7 (1.87%) logstash
8 6 (1.60%) Nagios
8 6 (1.60%) WMI
9 5 (1.34%) OpenVAS
10 4 (1.07%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.80%) Sysdig
12 2 (0.53%) CSIRT
13 1 (0.27%) Cacti
13 1 (0.27%) Salt
13 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (13.10%) Red Hat
2 46 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 45 (12.03%) VMware
4 30 (8.02%) Cisco
5 22 (5.88%) Sophos
6 20 (5.35%) Oracle
7 19 (5.08%) Apple
8 18 (4.81%) Juniper
9 13 (3.48%) Google
10 10 (2.67%) EMC
11 9 (2.41%) Avaya
12 6 (1.60%) Splunk
12 6 (1.60%) Twitter
13 5 (1.34%) Coverity
13 5 (1.34%) HP
13 5 (1.34%) Qualys
14 4 (1.07%) BT
15 3 (0.80%) Percona
16 2 (0.53%) Facebook
16 2 (0.53%) Perforce
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Red Fox ID Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens commensurate with
Posted: 26 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago