Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 408 369 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.32% 13.22% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.10% 43.41% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 383 327 341
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £63,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 657 850 1,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.44% 30.44% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 609 750 822
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,863 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 236 £55,000 +15.79% 48
Abingdon -10 17 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Witney +13 16 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Kidlington -2 11 £70,000 -16.67% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 8 £37,500 -
Banbury -14 6 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Bicester - 6 £90,000 -
Thame -12 4 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Wallingford -7 2 £33,750 -10.00%
Wantage - 2 £46,250 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 148 (36.27%) Python
2 143 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
3 127 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (30.88%) DevOps
5 114 (27.94%) C++
6 109 (26.72%) Windows
7 94 (23.04%) JavaScript
8 91 (22.30%) Software Engineering
9 79 (19.36%) MySQL
10 78 (19.12%) Git (software)
11 76 (18.63%) SQL
12 74 (18.14%) Puppet
12 74 (18.14%) Jenkins
13 70 (17.16%) CSS
14 66 (16.18%) HTML
15 64 (15.69%) Docker
16 60 (14.71%) Java
17 59 (14.46%) Web Services
18 57 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
19 56 (13.73%) Configuration Management
20 51 (12.50%) jQuery
21 50 (12.25%) Bash Shell
21 50 (12.25%) Computer Vision
22 49 (12.01%) Degree
23 48 (11.76%) Mathematics
23 48 (11.76%) C
24 46 (11.27%) Microsoft
25 44 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
25 44 (10.78%) SDLC
26 43 (10.54%) Opscode Chef

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 28 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (5.64%) Apache
3 14 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.45%) Confluence
5 9 (2.21%) nginx
6 7 (1.72%) CMS
6 7 (1.72%) Jetty
7 5 (1.23%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.98%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.74%) Drupal
9 3 (0.74%) WordPress
10 2 (0.49%) JBoss
10 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.49%) SAS
10 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.25%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Simulink
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.98%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 3 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 143 (35.05%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.13%) GitHub
4 14 (3.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 12 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (2.45%) Slack
7 7 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.98%) Akamai
9 4 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.98%) Cloudflare
9 4 (0.98%) Office 365
10 3 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.86%) Firewall
2 22 (5.39%) DNS
3 21 (5.15%) HTTP
4 11 (2.70%) DHCP
4 11 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.45%) Internet
5 10 (2.45%) VPN
5 10 (2.45%) WAN
6 9 (2.21%) SAN
7 8 (1.96%) VLAN
8 7 (1.72%) LAN
8 7 (1.72%) Network Security
9 6 (1.47%) BGP
10 5 (1.23%) DMZ
10 5 (1.23%) IPv6
10 5 (1.23%) VoIP
11 3 (0.74%) Broadband
11 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.74%) Modbus
11 3 (0.74%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.36%) MySQL
2 26 (6.37%) MongoDB
3 23 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (4.66%) SQL Server
5 18 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (3.68%) Big Data
6 15 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.21%) GIS
8 9 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.96%) Redis
9 8 (1.96%) SQLite
10 7 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 78 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 74 (18.14%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.60%) JIRA
4 30 (7.35%) Subversion
5 15 (3.68%) Jasmine
5 15 (3.68%) Mocha
6 10 (2.45%) Maven
7 9 (2.21%) CircleCI
8 8 (1.96%) CruiseControl
8 8 (1.96%) Gradle
8 8 (1.96%) PHPUnit
8 8 (1.96%) Protractor
8 8 (1.96%) Travis CI
9 7 (1.72%) Hudson
9 7 (1.72%) Mockito
9 7 (1.72%) Xcode
10 6 (1.47%) JUnit
11 5 (1.23%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.98%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.74%) Bugzilla
General
1 30 (7.35%) Publishing
2 26 (6.37%) Games
3 19 (4.66%) Finance
4 4 (0.98%) Legal
4 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.49%) Electronics
5 2 (0.49%) Military
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 145 (35.54%) Developer
2 60 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (9.80%) C++ Developer
4 38 (9.31%) Software Developer
4 38 (9.31%) Software Engineer
5 37 (9.07%) Systems Engineer
6 27 (6.62%) Administrator
6 27 (6.62%) Java Developer
7 23 (5.64%) C++ Software Developer
7 23 (5.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (5.64%) Senior Developer
7 23 (5.64%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (5.15%) PHP Developer
10 20 (4.90%) AWS Engineer
10 20 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (4.90%) Python Developer
10 20 (4.90%) Support Engineer
11 19 (4.66%) Senior DevOps
11 19 (4.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (17.16%) CSS
2 66 (16.18%) HTML
3 59 (14.46%) Web Services
4 51 (12.50%) jQuery
5 29 (7.11%) HTML5
5 29 (7.11%) Node.js
6 24 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 24 (5.88%) Spring
7 23 (5.64%) AngularJS
7 23 (5.64%) Laravel
8 20 (4.90%) CSS3
8 20 (4.90%) Django
9 19 (4.66%) Ajax
9 19 (4.66%) REST
10 17 (4.17%) React
10 17 (4.17%) Spring Boot
11 16 (3.92%) Dropwizard
11 16 (3.92%) LAMP
11 16 (3.92%) Pyramid
11 16 (3.92%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.80%) CUDA
2 38 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 20 (4.90%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (4.66%) User Experience
6 16 (3.92%) Algorithms
7 15 (3.68%) Robotics
8 11 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.70%) Fintech
9 9 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.74%) CAN bus
12 3 (0.74%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.74%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.74%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 109 (26.72%) Windows
2 37 (9.07%) Unix
3 21 (5.15%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.17%) CentOS
5 9 (2.21%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.96%) Debian
7 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.23%) Solaris
9 4 (0.98%) Android
10 3 (0.74%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.88%) DevOps
3 91 (22.30%) Software Engineering
4 56 (13.73%) Configuration Management
5 50 (12.25%) Computer Vision
6 48 (11.76%) Mathematics
7 44 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (10.78%) SDLC
8 43 (10.54%) MVC
9 42 (10.29%) Scrum
10 41 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (9.80%) OO
12 39 (9.56%) Machine Learning
13 38 (9.31%) OOP
14 34 (8.33%) Open Source
15 32 (7.84%) Artificial Intelligence
16 30 (7.35%) Microservices
17 28 (6.86%) Web Development
18 27 (6.62%) Kanban
19 26 (6.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (36.27%) Python
2 114 (27.94%) C++
3 94 (23.04%) JavaScript
4 76 (18.63%) SQL
5 60 (14.71%) Java
6 50 (12.25%) Bash Shell
7 48 (11.76%) C
8 40 (9.80%) PHP
9 32 (7.84%) Ruby
10 27 (6.62%) Perl
11 17 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.68%) C#
12 15 (3.68%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.21%) Go
14 8 (1.96%) Clojure
14 8 (1.96%) ES6
14 8 (1.96%) ES7
14 8 (1.96%) Haskell
14 8 (1.96%) Lisp
14 8 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (12.01%) Degree
2 17 (4.17%) PhD
3 13 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.96%) CCNA
6 7 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.23%) CISSP
7 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.23%) HNC
7 5 (1.23%) MCSE
7 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.74%) CCNP
9 2 (0.49%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) CEH
10 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.15%) QA
2 14 (3.43%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.74%) GCP
4 3 (0.74%) JTAG
4 3 (0.74%) MISRA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (15.69%) Docker
2 34 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.23%) vSphere
5 4 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.74%) Firmware
6 3 (0.74%) pfSense
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.25%) Postfix
7 1 (0.25%) Varnish
7 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 74 (18.14%) Puppet
2 43 (10.54%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (10.29%) Terraform
4 36 (8.82%) Ansible
5 24 (5.88%) Packer
6 18 (4.41%) Kibana
6 18 (4.41%) logstash
7 17 (4.17%) Kubernetes
8 13 (3.19%) SCCM
9 9 (2.21%) SCOM
10 8 (1.96%) Salt
11 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 4 (0.98%) Nagios
12 4 (0.98%) Pingdom
13 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.49%) Cacti
14 2 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
15 1 (0.25%) Apache Shiro
15 1 (0.25%) CFEngine
15 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 46 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.31%) VMware
3 29 (7.11%) Oracle
4 17 (4.17%) Google
5 15 (3.68%) Cisco
6 11 (2.70%) SAP
6 11 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 10 (2.45%) New Relic
7 10 (2.45%) SaltStack
8 9 (2.21%) Perforce
9 6 (1.47%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.23%) HP
10 5 (1.23%) Zend
11 4 (0.98%) CommVault
11 4 (0.98%) Freshdesk
11 4 (0.98%) Juniper
11 4 (0.98%) PagerDuty
11 4 (0.98%) Splunk
12 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.49%) Sun