Period
to 20 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 14 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 413 374 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.12% 13.78% 13.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.89% 42.02% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 331 339 334
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

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 739 890 1,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.48% 32.78% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 605 776 816
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £41,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.63% -5.75% +8.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 April 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 April 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 0 193 £50,000 - 28
Abingdon 0 89 £40,000 +3.90% 7
Henley-on-Thames - 19 £42,500 - 2
Bicester - 11 £90,000 - 1
Kidlington -1 9 £70,000 +27.27% 5
Witney +9 7 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Banbury -21 4 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Wallingford - 2 £33,750 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 188 (45.52%) Python
2 172 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (39.23%) Windows
4 159 (38.50%) C++
5 135 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
6 111 (26.88%) Java
7 102 (24.70%) Software Engineering
8 99 (23.97%) DevOps
9 97 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
10 83 (20.10%) JavaScript
11 79 (19.13%) SQL
12 78 (18.89%) OO
13 73 (17.68%) Jenkins
14 70 (16.95%) Degree
15 68 (16.46%) MySQL
16 66 (15.98%) Docker
17 65 (15.74%) Puppet
18 62 (15.01%) Git (software)
18 62 (15.01%) Sophos
18 62 (15.01%) Web Services
19 59 (14.29%) Mathematics
20 57 (13.80%) Microsoft Azure
21 55 (13.32%) CSS
22 54 (13.08%) C#
23 52 (12.59%) Opscode Chef
24 50 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
24 50 (12.11%) HTML
25 48 (11.62%) Computer Science
26 47 (11.38%) Configuration Management
27 46 (11.14%) Microsoft

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 19 (4.60%) Apache
2 14 (3.39%) nginx
3 13 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.18%) Confluence
6 7 (1.69%) CMS
7 6 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.97%) Jetty
9 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.48%) lighttpd
9 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.48%) SAS
9 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.24%) Drupal
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 135 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.87%) GitHub
4 15 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.39%) Slack
6 6 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.21%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.97%) SaaS
9 3 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.48%) IaaS
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.81%) HTTP
2 19 (4.60%) DNS
2 19 (4.60%) Firewall
3 15 (3.63%) SSL
4 10 (2.42%) Broadband
4 10 (2.42%) Wireshark
5 9 (2.18%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.94%) Internet
6 8 (1.94%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.69%) VLAN
8 6 (1.45%) BGP
8 6 (1.45%) VPN
9 5 (1.21%) DMZ
9 5 (1.21%) Network Security
9 5 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.97%) NAS
10 4 (0.97%) SAN
10 4 (0.97%) WAN
11 3 (0.73%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (16.46%) MySQL
2 38 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 32 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 24 (5.81%) Big Data
6 18 (4.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (4.36%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.63%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.18%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.18%) Redis
9 8 (1.94%) SQLite
10 7 (1.69%) GIS
11 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.73%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.24%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (17.68%) Jenkins
2 62 (15.01%) Git (software)
3 34 (8.23%) JIRA
4 19 (4.60%) Subversion
5 11 (2.66%) Jasmine
5 11 (2.66%) Mocha
6 10 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.42%) WinDbg
7 9 (2.18%) Bitbucket
7 9 (2.18%) Gradle
7 9 (2.18%) Maven
7 9 (2.18%) TestRail
8 8 (1.94%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.69%) GitLab
9 7 (1.69%) Xcode
10 4 (0.97%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.97%) Hudson
10 4 (0.97%) Protractor
10 4 (0.97%) Travis CI
11 3 (0.73%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (8.72%) Publishing
2 26 (6.30%) Games
3 16 (3.87%) Automotive
4 13 (3.15%) Electronics
5 11 (2.66%) Finance
6 9 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (32.45%) Developer
2 67 (16.22%) Software Engineer
3 48 (11.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 39 (9.44%) C++ Software Engineer
5 34 (8.23%) C++ Developer
5 34 (8.23%) Software Developer
6 33 (7.99%) Java Developer
7 24 (5.81%) PHP Developer
8 23 (5.57%) Python Developer
9 22 (5.33%) Administrator
9 22 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (4.84%) Architect
11 19 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (4.36%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.36%) Senior DevOps
12 18 (4.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.12%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.87%) C++ Software Developer
14 16 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.01%) Web Services
2 55 (13.32%) CSS
3 50 (12.11%) HTML
4 37 (8.96%) jQuery
5 33 (7.99%) AngularJS
6 32 (7.75%) Node.js
7 28 (6.78%) SOAP
8 25 (6.05%) Qt
9 24 (5.81%) Spring
10 22 (5.33%) Spring Boot
11 21 (5.08%) Dropwizard
11 21 (5.08%) OpenMP
11 21 (5.08%) REST
12 19 (4.60%) Laravel
12 19 (4.60%) Symfony
13 18 (4.36%) Elastic Stack
14 13 (3.15%) Ajax
14 13 (3.15%) React
15 12 (2.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 11 (2.66%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.62%) Computer Science
2 41 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (8.72%) CUDA
4 25 (6.05%) User Experience
5 23 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (4.60%) Public Cloud
7 12 (2.91%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.91%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (2.66%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (2.42%) Robotics
10 9 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.94%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.45%) Clustering
12 6 (1.45%) Fintech
12 6 (1.45%) Replication
13 5 (1.21%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.73%) Semantic Web
15 3 (0.73%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 162 (39.23%) Windows
2 35 (8.47%) Unix
3 18 (4.36%) CentOS
4 11 (2.66%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.42%) Windows 10
5 10 (2.42%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.18%) Debian
7 7 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.21%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.97%) Android
11 3 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.48%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.24%) AIX
13 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.70%) Software Engineering
3 99 (23.97%) DevOps
4 97 (23.49%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (18.89%) OO
6 59 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 50 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (11.38%) Configuration Management
9 46 (11.14%) Open Source
10 41 (9.93%) Test Automation
11 40 (9.69%) Microservices
12 36 (8.72%) Cross-Platform Development
13 35 (8.47%) OOP
13 35 (8.47%) SDLC
14 31 (7.51%) Migration
14 31 (7.51%) Physics
15 30 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (6.78%) Mentoring
16 28 (6.78%) MVC
16 28 (6.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 188 (45.52%) Python
2 159 (38.50%) C++
3 111 (26.88%) Java
4 83 (20.10%) JavaScript
5 79 (19.13%) SQL
6 54 (13.08%) C#
7 46 (11.14%) Bash Shell
8 42 (10.17%) PHP
9 35 (8.47%) C
10 34 (8.23%) PowerShell
11 22 (5.33%) Perl
12 13 (3.15%) VBScript
13 12 (2.91%) Ruby
14 7 (1.69%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.97%) Clojure
15 4 (0.97%) ES6
15 4 (0.97%) ES7
15 4 (0.97%) Haskell
15 4 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (16.95%) Degree
2 16 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.63%) PhD
4 11 (2.66%) CCNA
5 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.21%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.97%) CCNP
8 3 (0.73%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.73%) CCENT
8 3 (0.73%) MCSE
8 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.72%) QA
2 11 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.66%) SLA
3 10 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.18%) SSAE 16
5 5 (1.21%) ECSS
6 1 (0.24%) DICOM
6 1 (0.24%) GCP
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.24%) JTAG
6 1 (0.24%) MISRA
System Software
1 66 (15.98%) Docker
2 24 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.87%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.91%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.66%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.94%) KVM
6 8 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.21%) Firmware
7 5 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.21%) vSphere
8 3 (0.73%) pfSense
8 3 (0.73%) Xen
9 2 (0.48%) Postfix
9 2 (0.48%) Varnish
10 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 65 (15.74%) Puppet
2 52 (12.59%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (10.41%) Terraform
4 26 (6.30%) Ansible
5 18 (4.36%) Packer
6 16 (3.87%) Kibana
6 16 (3.87%) logstash
7 9 (2.18%) Kubernetes
7 9 (2.18%) SCCM
8 6 (1.45%) Salt
9 5 (1.21%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.48%) Cacti
10 2 (0.48%) Nagios
10 2 (0.48%) Rancher
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Shiro
11 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 62 (15.01%) Sophos
2 46 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.05%) VMware
4 22 (5.33%) Oracle
5 21 (5.08%) Cisco
6 18 (4.36%) Perforce
7 14 (3.39%) SAP
8 10 (2.42%) Progress
9 8 (1.94%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.94%) Cadence
9 8 (1.94%) HP
10 7 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.21%) Apple
12 5 (1.21%) SaltStack
13 4 (0.97%) Google
14 3 (0.73%) Juniper
14 3 (0.73%) Splunk
15 2 (0.48%) Atmel
15 2 (0.48%) EMC