Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 18 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 405 347 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.40% 11.63% 16.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.78% 47.86% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 372 271 366
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,025 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £76,125 £62,500 £81,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +7.95%

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 635 725 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.14% 24.30% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 571 594 739
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +10 249 £55,000 +22.22% 51
Abingdon -4 28 £50,000 - 5
Witney +10 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Banbury -11 12 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Thame -2 5 £55,000 +25.71%
Kidlington +9 4 £47,500 -43.45%
Bicester 0 2 £46,250 +38.06% 1
Wantage - 2 £46,250 - 1
Wallingford +3 1 £37,500 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 219 (54.07%) Python
2 130 (32.10%) Software Engineering
3 128 (31.60%) Amazon AWS
4 116 (28.64%) C++
5 110 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (25.68%) DevOps
7 97 (23.95%) Windows
8 92 (22.72%) Java
9 85 (20.99%) JavaScript
10 75 (18.52%) Bash Shell
11 70 (17.28%) MySQL
12 69 (17.04%) Git (software)
13 65 (16.05%) Degree
14 64 (15.80%) Puppet
15 62 (15.31%) Machine Learning
15 62 (15.31%) Computer Science
16 59 (14.57%) SQL
16 59 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
17 58 (14.32%) Docker
18 51 (12.59%) Jenkins
18 51 (12.59%) Perl
18 51 (12.59%) HTML
19 50 (12.35%) Computer Vision
20 49 (12.10%) Ansible
20 49 (12.10%) Artificial Intelligence
21 48 (11.85%) CSS
22 47 (11.60%) Ruby
23 46 (11.36%) Unix
24 45 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
25 44 (10.86%) Configuration Management

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 26 (6.42%) Apache
2 22 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.21%) nginx
5 10 (2.47%) JBoss
6 9 (2.22%) Jetty
6 9 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.98%) CMS
7 8 (1.98%) Confluence
8 5 (1.23%) IIS
9 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.74%) Drupal
10 3 (0.74%) WordPress
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.25%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 128 (31.60%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (5.93%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (4.94%) GitHub
6 19 (4.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (4.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (3.21%) Office 365
9 9 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.73%) npm
11 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.99%) Akamai
12 4 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.74%) Cloudflare
13 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.49%) Serverless
14 2 (0.49%) Slack
15 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.14%) Firewall
2 30 (7.41%) DNS
3 19 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 17 (4.20%) DHCP
5 14 (3.46%) HTTP
6 10 (2.47%) Internet
7 8 (1.98%) Network Security
7 8 (1.98%) VLAN
8 7 (1.73%) SAN
9 5 (1.23%) IPv6
9 5 (1.23%) VoIP
9 5 (1.23%) WAN
9 5 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.23%) Wireless
9 5 (1.23%) WPA
10 4 (0.99%) LAN
10 4 (0.99%) VPN
11 3 (0.74%) Broadband
11 3 (0.74%) SSL
12 2 (0.49%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (17.28%) MySQL
2 23 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (4.20%) Redis
4 12 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.72%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.98%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.48%) Big Data
9 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.74%) GIS
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.49%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.49%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.49%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.49%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.25%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 69 (17.04%) Git (software)
2 51 (12.59%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.42%) JIRA
4 25 (6.17%) Subversion
5 16 (3.95%) JUnit
6 14 (3.46%) Maven
7 11 (2.72%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.98%) Mocha
9 7 (1.73%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.73%) git-flow
9 7 (1.73%) Grunt
9 7 (1.73%) Mockito
10 6 (1.48%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.23%) Ant
11 5 (1.23%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.23%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.99%) GitLab
13 3 (0.74%) Gatling
13 3 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 19 (4.69%) Publishing
2 17 (4.20%) Games
3 13 (3.21%) Legal
4 8 (1.98%) Finance
5 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Automotive
8 2 (0.49%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 124 (30.62%) Developer
2 60 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 50 (12.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 41 (10.12%) Software Developer
5 38 (9.38%) Administrator
6 37 (9.14%) Systems Engineer
7 34 (8.40%) Java Developer
8 32 (7.90%) Systems Administrator
9 26 (6.42%) Analyst
10 25 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
11 23 (5.68%) Senior Developer
12 22 (5.43%) C++ Developer
12 22 (5.43%) C++ Software Developer
13 21 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
13 21 (5.19%) Python Developer
14 19 (4.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 19 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 18 (4.44%) AWS DevOps
15 18 (4.44%) Computer Engineer
15 18 (4.44%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.59%) HTML
2 48 (11.85%) CSS
3 41 (10.12%) jQuery
4 40 (9.88%) Web Services
5 39 (9.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 39 (9.63%) STL
6 37 (9.14%) OpenCV
7 33 (8.15%) AngularJS
8 31 (7.65%) Spring
9 27 (6.67%) Django
10 26 (6.42%) HTML5
11 22 (5.43%) REST
12 16 (3.95%) Laravel
12 16 (3.95%) SOAP
12 16 (3.95%) Spring Boot
13 15 (3.70%) .NET
13 15 (3.70%) Dropwizard
13 15 (3.70%) React
14 14 (3.46%) Hibernate
14 14 (3.46%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.31%) Computer Science
2 43 (10.62%) Robotics
3 19 (4.69%) CUDA
4 18 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (3.70%) User Experience
6 13 (3.21%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
7 12 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.96%) Private Cloud
8 10 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.47%) Fintech
8 10 (2.47%) Life Science
9 8 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.73%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.74%) Replication
12 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 97 (23.95%) Windows
2 46 (11.36%) Unix
3 33 (8.15%) CentOS
4 21 (5.19%) Debian
5 17 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.21%) Android
6 13 (3.21%) Solaris
6 13 (3.21%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.98%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.48%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (32.10%) Software Engineering
2 110 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (25.68%) DevOps
4 62 (15.31%) Machine Learning
5 50 (12.35%) Computer Vision
6 49 (12.10%) Artificial Intelligence
7 45 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 44 (10.86%) Configuration Management
8 44 (10.86%) Scrum
9 40 (9.88%) SDLC
10 36 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 36 (8.89%) Neural Network
11 35 (8.64%) Mathematics
12 33 (8.15%) Microservices
12 33 (8.15%) MVC
13 28 (6.91%) Test Automation
14 27 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.17%) Analytics
16 24 (5.93%) Kanban
17 22 (5.43%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 219 (54.07%) Python
2 116 (28.64%) C++
3 92 (22.72%) Java
4 85 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 75 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 59 (14.57%) SQL
7 51 (12.59%) Perl
8 47 (11.60%) Ruby
9 40 (9.88%) PHP
10 38 (9.38%) PowerShell
11 35 (8.64%) C#
12 30 (7.41%) C
13 21 (5.19%) Shell Script
14 13 (3.21%) Go
14 13 (3.21%) Java 8
15 9 (2.22%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.98%) Apple Swift
16 8 (1.98%) ES6
16 8 (1.98%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 65 (16.05%) Degree
2 22 (5.43%) PhD
3 14 (3.46%) CISSP
4 7 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) MCP
6 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.74%) MPhil
7 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CCENT
7 1 (0.25%) CEH
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.25%) HNC
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.25%) MCITP
7 1 (0.25%) MCSA
7 1 (0.25%) MCSE
7 1 (0.25%) MCTS
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.94%) QA
2 14 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.47%) SLA
5 2 (0.49%) JTAG
5 2 (0.49%) MISRA
6 1 (0.25%) GAMP
System Software
1 58 (14.32%) Docker
2 24 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.94%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.73%) pfSense
4 7 (1.73%) Xen
5 6 (1.48%) KVM
6 5 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.74%) Firmware
8 2 (0.49%) Postfix
8 2 (0.49%) XenApp
9 1 (0.25%) Varnish
9 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (15.80%) Puppet
2 49 (12.10%) Ansible
3 38 (9.38%) Terraform
4 37 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (7.65%) Kubernetes
6 15 (3.70%) Nagios
7 13 (3.21%) Packer
7 13 (3.21%) Salt
8 11 (2.72%) Kibana
8 11 (2.72%) logstash
9 7 (1.73%) Icinga
9 7 (1.73%) SCCM
10 6 (1.48%) Cacti
10 6 (1.48%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.99%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.99%) SCOM
12 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.25%) Clonezilla
13 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (9.88%) Google
2 31 (7.65%) VMware
3 25 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.93%) Oracle
5 20 (4.94%) New Relic
6 13 (3.21%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.96%) SolarWinds
8 7 (1.73%) Cisco
8 7 (1.73%) Sophos
9 6 (1.48%) Perforce
9 6 (1.48%) SonicWALL
9 6 (1.48%) WatchGuard
10 5 (1.23%) Veeam
11 4 (0.99%) Splunk
12 3 (0.74%) CommVault
12 3 (0.74%) Freshdesk
12 3 (0.74%) Juniper
12 3 (0.74%) PagerDuty
13 2 (0.49%) Apple
13 2 (0.49%) SAP