Period
to 17 May 2021

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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 826 865 1060
Rank change year-on-year +39 +195 +85
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 62 58 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.060% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 44 19
10th Percentile £36,750 £40,000 £41,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -19.13% +4.55% +15.79%
75th Percentile £58,750 £75,469 £68,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year -1.18% -27.66% +46.88%

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 17,178 20,389 33,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.04% 21.18% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13,609 16,673 26,876
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 11 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 17 May 2021. 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
England +39 46 £50,000 -13.04% 5
London +37 35 £53,500 -6.96% 1
UK excluding London +42 25 £42,000 -1.18% 5
Scotland -6 14 £42,000 -32.80% 1
South East +59 7 £39,500 -47.33% 1
Work from Home - 3 £57,000 - 1
South West -33 2 £47,000 -10.48% 2
North of England -20 1 £52,500 +23.53% 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £52,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, 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 62 (100.00%) Oracle
1 62 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (72.58%) Red Hat
3 35 (56.45%) Windows
4 33 (53.23%) Windows Server
5 30 (48.39%) VMware
6 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
7 25 (40.32%) TCP/IP
8 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
8 22 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (32.26%) Nagios
10 19 (30.65%) IBM
10 19 (30.65%) Dell
10 19 (30.65%) EMC
11 18 (29.03%) Firewall
11 18 (29.03%) Blue Coat
11 18 (29.03%) BladeLogic
11 18 (29.03%) SCOM
11 18 (29.03%) Middleware
11 18 (29.03%) BMC
11 18 (29.03%) 3PAR
11 18 (29.03%) Veeam
11 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 18 (29.03%) EMC VNX
12 16 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (25.81%) VPN
12 16 (25.81%) VMS
12 16 (25.81%) Unix
13 15 (24.19%) LAN

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 7 (11.29%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Fuse
2 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Azure
3 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.45%) GCP
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.32%) TCP/IP
2 18 (29.03%) Firewall
3 16 (25.81%) VPN
4 15 (24.19%) LAN
4 15 (24.19%) WAN
5 13 (20.97%) SAN
6 9 (14.52%) FTP
6 9 (14.52%) SSH
7 4 (6.45%) DMZ
7 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (6.45%) NAS
7 4 (6.45%) VLAN
8 3 (4.84%) DHCP
8 3 (4.84%) DNS
9 2 (3.23%) 802.11
9 2 (3.23%) HTTP
9 2 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (3.23%) SNMP
10 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.45%) Impala
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) GitLab
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 14 (22.58%) Social Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Automotive
2 6 (9.68%) Documentation Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Finance
6 1 (1.61%) Front Office
6 1 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Server Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Applications Developer
2 7 (11.29%) DBA
2 7 (11.29%) Developer
2 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (11.29%) Professional Services Engineer
2 7 (11.29%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (9.68%) Support Specialist
4 4 (6.45%) Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Linux Support
4 4 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) Middleware
2 7 (11.29%) Java EE
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (6.45%) Kafka
5 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.23%) XMPP
6 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) EMC VNX
2 9 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (9.68%) FMCG
3 6 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (9.68%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) HACMP
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) e-Health
6 1 (1.61%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (56.45%) Windows
3 33 (53.23%) Windows Server
4 16 (25.81%) Unix
4 16 (25.81%) VMS
5 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (9.68%) CentOS
9 5 (8.06%) Solaris
9 5 (8.06%) Ubuntu
10 4 (6.45%) SUSE
11 3 (4.84%) AIX
11 3 (4.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (14.52%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.29%) Network Virtualisation
5 7 (11.29%) Software Testing
5 7 (11.29%) System Testing
6 6 (9.68%) E-business
6 6 (9.68%) Logistics
6 6 (9.68%) SOA
6 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.06%) DevOps
7 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.06%) Project Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) Data Architecture
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
2 7 (11.29%) Python
3 6 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Korn
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.23%) CCA
2 2 (3.23%) CCNA
2 2 (3.23%) CCNP
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (3.23%) MCSA
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) RHCA
3 1 (1.61%) RHCE
3 1 (1.61%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
3 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 22 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (14.52%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (11.29%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (4.84%) NFS
7 3 (4.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (3.23%) iptables
8 2 (3.23%) vSphere
8 2 (3.23%) XenApp
8 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.61%) Docker
9 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (32.26%) Nagios
2 18 (29.03%) BladeLogic
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 18 (29.03%) SCOM
3 8 (12.90%) Ansible
4 7 (11.29%) Kubernetes
5 6 (9.68%) Data Guard
5 6 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (6.45%) Puppet
6 4 (6.45%) vMotion
7 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (72.58%) Red Hat
3 30 (48.39%) VMware
4 19 (30.65%) Dell
4 19 (30.65%) EMC
4 19 (30.65%) IBM
5 18 (29.03%) 3PAR
5 18 (29.03%) Blue Coat
5 18 (29.03%) BMC
5 18 (29.03%) Veeam
6 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.84%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco
9 1 (1.61%) F5
9 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.61%) HP
9 1 (1.61%) Meraki