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

Linux
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 201 200 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.17% 13.20% 13.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.70% 37.66% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 181 164 161
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £79,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 482 531 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 33.99% 35.05% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 438 407 352
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 April 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 April 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 -6 80 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Banbury - 25 £50,000 - 4
Abingdon +16 14 £42,500 +50.44% 5
Kidlington - 6 £50,000 -
Witney -4 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Thame -6 1 - -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 117 (32.05%) Python
2 104 (28.49%) Java
3 102 (27.95%) Windows
4 101 (27.67%) JavaScript
5 96 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (24.38%) Degree
7 88 (24.11%) CSS
8 87 (23.84%) HTML
9 83 (22.74%) PHP
10 79 (21.64%) MySQL
11 74 (20.27%) C++
12 65 (17.81%) SQL
13 64 (17.53%) Unix
14 63 (17.26%) Computer Science
15 62 (16.99%) DevOps
16 60 (16.44%) Git (software)
17 59 (16.16%) Software Engineering
18 57 (15.62%) C
19 55 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
19 55 (15.07%) AngularJS
19 55 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
20 53 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
21 52 (14.25%) Web Services
21 52 (14.25%) Telecoms
22 51 (13.97%) VMware
22 51 (13.97%) Red Hat
23 50 (13.70%) Jenkins
24 49 (13.42%) Internet
25 48 (13.15%) Ruby
26 47 (12.88%) Security Cleared

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 27 (7.40%) Apache
2 22 (6.03%) nginx
2 22 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.11%) CMS
4 12 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.01%) Drupal
5 11 (3.01%) WordPress
6 10 (2.74%) Jetty
7 8 (2.19%) ArcGIS
8 7 (1.92%) GeoServer
8 7 (1.92%) JBoss
9 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.64%) IIS
9 6 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.10%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.27%) lighttpd
Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.55%) Simulink
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.55%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.93%) SaaS
3 10 (2.74%) Office 365
4 6 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.64%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (1.64%) BrowserStack
4 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.10%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (0.82%) Datadog
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (13.42%) Internet
2 30 (8.22%) Firewall
3 25 (6.85%) SS7
4 24 (6.58%) DNS
5 20 (5.48%) BGP
6 19 (5.21%) HTTP
7 15 (4.11%) Ethernet
8 14 (3.84%) TCP/IP
9 13 (3.56%) VPN
10 12 (3.29%) Network Security
11 11 (3.01%) WAN
12 9 (2.47%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (2.47%) SSL
13 8 (2.19%) LAN
14 6 (1.64%) IPv4
14 6 (1.64%) IPv6
15 5 (1.37%) HTTPS
15 5 (1.37%) LDAP
15 5 (1.37%) VoLTE
16 4 (1.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.64%) MySQL
2 24 (6.58%) MongoDB
2 24 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.74%) Redis
5 9 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.19%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.19%) QGIS
7 7 (1.92%) Big Data
8 6 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.64%) KDB
9 5 (1.37%) UniData
10 4 (1.10%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.10%) OLAP
11 3 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 60 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 50 (13.70%) Jenkins
3 27 (7.40%) Subversion
4 17 (4.66%) Selenium
5 14 (3.84%) JUnit
6 11 (3.01%) JIRA
6 11 (3.01%) Vagrant
7 10 (2.74%) Mocha
8 9 (2.47%) CMake
9 7 (1.92%) Bower
9 7 (1.92%) Gradle
9 7 (1.92%) Grunt
9 7 (1.92%) Maven
10 6 (1.64%) Ant
10 6 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.64%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.64%) Mockito
10 6 (1.64%) NUnit
10 6 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (14.25%) Telecoms
2 19 (5.21%) Marketing
3 18 (4.93%) Automotive
4 15 (4.11%) Finance
5 11 (3.01%) Games
6 8 (2.19%) Banking
6 8 (2.19%) Electronics
6 8 (2.19%) Publishing
6 8 (2.19%) Retail
7 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.82%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 134 (36.71%) Developer
2 60 (16.44%) Administrator
3 44 (12.05%) Systems Administrator
4 41 (11.23%) Software Developer
5 33 (9.04%) Java Developer
6 29 (7.95%) Senior Developer
7 28 (7.67%) Junior
8 27 (7.40%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (7.40%) Network Engineer
9 26 (7.12%) Software Engineer
9 26 (7.12%) Web Developer
10 24 (6.58%) Graduate
10 24 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (6.58%) Junior Developer
11 23 (6.30%) Linux Administrator
11 23 (6.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 23 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
13 18 (4.93%) C++ Developer
13 18 (4.93%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.11%) CSS
2 87 (23.84%) HTML
3 55 (15.07%) AngularJS
4 52 (14.25%) Web Services
5 33 (9.04%) HTML5
6 30 (8.22%) RESTful
7 26 (7.12%) Spring
7 26 (7.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (6.85%) REST
8 25 (6.85%) SOAP
8 25 (6.85%) XML
9 22 (6.03%) CSS3
9 22 (6.03%) jQuery
10 20 (5.48%) .NET
11 17 (4.66%) Java EE
11 17 (4.66%) LAMP
11 17 (4.66%) Sass
12 16 (4.38%) Backbone.js
12 16 (4.38%) Symfony
13 14 (3.84%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.26%) Computer Science
2 55 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (9.32%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.93%) Algorithms
5 17 (4.66%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.29%) Smartphone
7 11 (3.01%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.47%) Biotechnology
8 9 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (2.47%) iPad
8 9 (2.47%) Replication
9 8 (2.19%) CUDA
9 8 (2.19%) GPGPU
9 8 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.19%) Life Science
9 8 (2.19%) Robotics
9 8 (2.19%) User Experience
10 6 (1.64%) Fintech
10 6 (1.64%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 102 (27.95%) Windows
2 64 (17.53%) Unix
3 41 (11.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (6.03%) CentOS
5 21 (5.75%) Android
6 20 (5.48%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.21%) Windows 10
8 14 (3.84%) VxWorks
9 13 (3.56%) Apple iOS
9 13 (3.56%) Windows Server
10 12 (3.29%) Ubuntu
11 11 (3.01%) Debian
12 6 (1.64%) Amazon Linux
12 6 (1.64%) Solaris
13 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.10%) Kali Linux
14 4 (1.10%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.55%) SUSE
15 2 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (16.99%) DevOps
3 59 (16.16%) Software Engineering
4 55 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (12.33%) Web Development
6 40 (10.96%) Cybersecurity
7 38 (10.41%) OO
8 33 (9.04%) Penetration Testing
9 32 (8.77%) Open Source
9 32 (8.77%) Physics
10 29 (7.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 28 (7.67%) Scrum
12 27 (7.40%) Network Design
13 26 (7.12%) Mathematics
13 26 (7.12%) OOP
14 25 (6.85%) TDD
15 24 (6.58%) E-Commerce
16 21 (5.75%) Multithreading
17 20 (5.48%) ITIL
18 18 (4.93%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 117 (32.05%) Python
2 104 (28.49%) Java
3 101 (27.67%) JavaScript
4 83 (22.74%) PHP
5 74 (20.27%) C++
6 65 (17.81%) SQL
7 57 (15.62%) C
8 48 (13.15%) Ruby
9 46 (12.60%) Bash Shell
10 34 (9.32%) Perl
11 20 (5.48%) C#
11 20 (5.48%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.84%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.01%) MATLAB
14 8 (2.19%) Scala
15 6 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.64%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.64%) HQL
15 6 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 89 (24.38%) Degree
2 47 (12.88%) Security Cleared
3 36 (9.86%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.74%) GIAC
4 10 (2.74%) HND
5 8 (2.19%) GPEN
5 8 (2.19%) OSCP
5 8 (2.19%) PhD
6 6 (1.64%) CREST Certified
6 6 (1.64%) SANS
6 6 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.10%) CEH
7 4 (1.10%) GCFA
8 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) APMP
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.64%) SSAE 16
3 3 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) JTAG
4 1 (0.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 44 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (10.41%) Docker
3 20 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 15 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.37%) Firmware
6 3 (0.82%) Gluster
6 3 (0.82%) KVM
6 3 (0.82%) NFS
6 3 (0.82%) Xen
7 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.55%) Postfix
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.27%) Varnish
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (10.14%) Puppet
2 33 (9.04%) Ansible
3 14 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.74%) SCCM
5 6 (1.64%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.64%) Nagios
6 5 (1.37%) logstash
7 4 (1.10%) Defensics
7 4 (1.10%) HAProxy
7 4 (1.10%) Nessus
7 4 (1.10%) Nmap
7 4 (1.10%) OpenVAS
7 4 (1.10%) WMI
8 3 (0.82%) Sysdig
9 2 (0.55%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.55%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.27%) Cacti
10 1 (0.27%) Salt
10 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (13.97%) Red Hat
1 51 (13.97%) VMware
2 44 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.77%) Cisco
4 20 (5.48%) Oracle
5 19 (5.21%) Sophos
6 18 (4.93%) Apple
6 18 (4.93%) Juniper
7 12 (3.29%) Google
8 10 (2.74%) EMC
9 9 (2.47%) Avaya
10 7 (1.92%) Zend
11 6 (1.64%) Twitter
12 4 (1.10%) BT
12 4 (1.10%) Codenomicon
12 4 (1.10%) Coverity
12 4 (1.10%) HP
12 4 (1.10%) Qualys
12 4 (1.10%) Splunk
13 3 (0.82%) Perforce
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -60k + many outstanding benef
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Salary / Package available
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £53,000 to £65,000 per annum pending experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago