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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Linux over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1147 967 745
Rank change year-on-year -180 -222 +338
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 65 51 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.045% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 27
10th Percentile £37,800 £36,750 £39,100
25th Percentile £44,125 £38,750 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £46,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.38% -35.86% +41.46%
75th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £70,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% -7.61% +2.22%

Oracle 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29,714 20,808 13,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.59% 18.19% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16,043 15,087 11,112
10th Percentile £26,737 £26,500 £27,633
25th Percentile £35,960 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - - +8.43%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Oracle Linux.

Salary trend for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Oracle Linux over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Linux within the UK over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -177 57 £50,250 +0.50% 6
UK excluding London -67 49 £46,500 +9.41% 6
Work from Home -226 24 £46,500 -7.00% 4
East of England - 18 - -
London -209 12 £92,500 +54.17% 1
North of England -57 9 £41,250 -21.43% 4
Midlands - 8 £51,500 -
East Midlands - 8 £51,500 -
North West - 6 £49,000 - 4
South East -61 5 £46,500 +17.72%
Scotland -56 4 £46,500 +9.41% 1
South West -28 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wales - 2 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing Oracle 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 with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (63.08%) Red Hat
3 31 (47.69%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (38.46%) VMware
6 24 (36.92%) Ansible
7 23 (35.38%) Azure
7 23 (35.38%) AWS
7 23 (35.38%) SAN
8 22 (33.85%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (32.31%) CentOS
9 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
10 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (29.23%) DevOps
11 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
11 19 (29.23%) Unix
11 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
11 19 (29.23%) CI/CD
12 18 (27.69%) Finance
12 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure as Code
12 18 (27.69%) Terraform
13 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
13 17 (26.15%) Bash
14 16 (24.62%) Docker
14 16 (24.62%) Games
14 16 (24.62%) Python
15 15 (23.08%) Firewall
15 15 (23.08%) OpenShift

Oracle Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Confluence
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.62%) Primavera
3 1 (1.54%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) AWS
1 23 (35.38%) Azure
2 15 (23.08%) OpenShift
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.62%) SaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Azure Monitor
5 2 (3.08%) IaaS
5 2 (3.08%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.54%) AWS Direct Connect
6 1 (1.54%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (1.54%) GCP
6 1 (1.54%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) SAN
2 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
3 15 (23.08%) Firewall
3 15 (23.08%) NAS
4 11 (16.92%) DNS
5 7 (10.77%) VLAN
5 7 (10.77%) VPN
6 6 (9.23%) DHCP
7 4 (6.15%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 3 (4.62%) IPsec
8 3 (4.62%) Kerberos
8 3 (4.62%) NX-OS
9 2 (3.08%) Network Security
10 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.54%) LAN
10 1 (1.54%) SMTP
10 1 (1.54%) SNMP
10 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.08%) InfluxDB
5 2 (3.08%) Power BI
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) GitLab
1 15 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Games
3 8 (12.31%) Retail
4 7 (10.77%) Banking
5 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Social Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 2 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
7 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.54%) Marketing
7 1 (1.54%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) SOC Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Administrator
5 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Unix Team Leader
7 4 (6.15%) DBA
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) LDAP
2 7 (10.77%) LAMP
3 3 (4.62%) ARM Templates
3 3 (4.62%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) pytest
4 2 (3.08%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Derivative
2 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (47.69%) Windows
3 28 (43.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (32.31%) CentOS
5 19 (29.23%) Unix
6 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (13.85%) Ubuntu
9 7 (10.77%) Solaris
10 4 (6.15%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
12 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (1.54%) AIX
13 1 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 19 (29.23%) CI/CD
3 19 (29.23%) DevOps
3 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
4 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure as Code
5 15 (23.08%) Cloud Operations
6 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.31%) Capacity Management
7 8 (12.31%) Containerisation
7 8 (12.31%) Migration
7 8 (12.31%) SIEM
8 7 (10.77%) High Availability
8 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (9.23%) Project Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.69%) Proactive Maintenance
10 5 (7.69%) Server Management
11 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) Bash
2 16 (24.62%) Python
3 14 (21.54%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 9 (13.85%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) Lua
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby
7 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) CCNA
2 3 (4.62%) CCNP
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (24.62%) Docker
4 10 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (12.31%) Postfix
5 8 (12.31%) Snort
6 6 (9.23%) NFS
7 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.69%) vSphere
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (4.62%) Firmware
9 3 (4.62%) Samba
9 3 (4.62%) Shibboleth
10 2 (3.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Ansible
2 18 (27.69%) Terraform
3 15 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.23%) Nagios
4 6 (9.23%) ZABBIX
5 4 (6.15%) Data Guard
5 4 (6.15%) HAProxy
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.15%) Puppet
5 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (3.08%) CASB
7 2 (3.08%) Grafana
7 2 (3.08%) Pingdom
7 2 (3.08%) yum
8 1 (1.54%) Check_MK
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (1.54%) Packer
8 1 (1.54%) systemd
8 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (63.08%) Red Hat
3 25 (38.46%) VMware
4 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.92%) Veritas
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco
6 6 (9.23%) Splunk
7 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.62%) Arista
8 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.62%) F5
8 3 (4.62%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) IBM
8 3 (4.62%) IFS
8 3 (4.62%) IronPort
8 3 (4.62%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.08%) CyberArk
9 2 (3.08%) Dell
10 1 (1.54%) Isilon