Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1113 1135
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 +36
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 88 58 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.033% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 71 48 114
UK median annual salary £47,500 £80,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.63% +88.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £34,075
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £61,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £80,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -46.88% +100.00% -5.88%

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 42,618 42,365 55,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.19% 24.14% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35,009 35,656 46,740
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%

Oracle Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Linux.

Salary trend for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Linux over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 10 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 23 February 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
England +40 88 £47,500 -40.63% 6
UK excluding London +21 58 £42,500 -46.88% 3
London +18 31 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South West +22 20 £40,000 -46.67% 1
South East +4 20 £45,000 -43.75% 1
East of England +1 13 £90,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 3 £26,500 -
Midlands - 3 £26,500 -
North of England -6 2 £87,500 +9.38% 1
North West -21 2 £87,500 +2.94% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 88 (100.00%) Oracle
1 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (67.05%) Unix
3 49 (55.68%) Red Hat
4 41 (46.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (38.64%) Shell Script
6 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 30 (34.09%) ITIL
7 30 (34.09%) VMware
7 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (34.09%) Puppet
8 25 (28.41%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (28.41%) SQL
8 25 (28.41%) Solaris
8 25 (28.41%) Active Directory
8 25 (28.41%) HP
9 24 (27.27%) Finance
10 22 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 22 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
11 21 (23.86%) CentOS
11 21 (23.86%) RHCE
11 21 (23.86%) Java
11 21 (23.86%) Windows
12 20 (22.73%) DNS
13 19 (21.59%) Internet
13 19 (21.59%) Security Management
13 19 (21.59%) Derivative
13 19 (21.59%) RHCSA
14 18 (20.45%) Bash Shell

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 16 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.64%) Apache
2 12 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.55%) JBoss
4 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.41%) Commerce Server
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) CSG Singleview
1 4 (4.55%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Amazon S3
2 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.55%) IaaS
3 4 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 4 (4.55%) PaaS
3 4 (4.55%) SaaS
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) DNS
2 19 (21.59%) Internet
3 17 (19.32%) DHCP
4 11 (12.50%) Firewall
5 7 (7.95%) SAN
6 6 (6.82%) LAN
6 6 (6.82%) WAN
7 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.55%) BIG-IP
8 4 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.55%) MPLS
8 4 (4.55%) Network Security
8 4 (4.55%) VoIP
8 4 (4.55%) Wireless
9 2 (2.27%) 3G
9 2 (2.27%) 4G
9 2 (2.27%) FCoE
9 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.27%) VPN
10 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.23%) RDBMS
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.82%) Big Data
3 6 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.68%) DB2
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.27%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.27%) Hudson
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.14%) Toad
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Billing
4 3 (3.41%) Games
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Administrator
4 11 (12.50%) Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) WebSphere Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) J2SE
2 7 (7.95%) HTML
2 7 (7.95%) J2EE
3 6 (6.82%) Middleware
4 5 (5.68%) CSS
4 5 (5.68%) Dojo
4 5 (5.68%) JSP
5 4 (4.55%) JMS
5 4 (4.55%) LDAP
5 4 (4.55%) SOAP
5 4 (4.55%) XML
6 3 (3.41%) Spring
6 3 (3.41%) Web Services
7 2 (2.27%) EJB
7 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.27%) JPA
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
7 2 (2.27%) JSON
7 2 (2.27%) Node.js
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Derivative
2 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.95%) Clustering
5 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.68%) Replication
6 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.55%) IVR
6 4 (4.55%) User Experience
7 3 (3.41%) AS400
8 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.27%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.14%) HACMP
9 1 (1.14%) LPAR
9 1 (1.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (67.05%) Unix
3 41 (46.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (28.41%) Solaris
5 21 (23.86%) CentOS
5 21 (23.86%) Windows
6 6 (6.82%) AIX
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.41%) HPUX
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.14%) DC/OS
10 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) ITIL
2 19 (21.59%) Security Management
3 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) DevOps
5 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) Change Management
6 8 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 8 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.95%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (7.95%) Information Security
7 7 (7.95%) OO
7 7 (7.95%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (7.95%) OWASP
7 7 (7.95%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (7.95%) Scrum
7 7 (7.95%) TDD
7 7 (7.95%) UML
8 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.82%) ETL
8 6 (6.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.64%) Shell Script
2 25 (28.41%) SQL
3 21 (23.86%) Java
4 18 (20.45%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.64%) Perl
5 12 (13.64%) Python
6 10 (11.36%) Korn
7 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.55%) Ruby
9 3 (3.41%) C
10 2 (2.27%) C-shell
10 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.27%) Tcl
11 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 22 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
2 21 (23.86%) RHCE
3 19 (21.59%) RHCSA
4 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.82%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.41%) CCNA
7 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.27%) OCP
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.14%) CCIE
9 1 (1.14%) CCIE Security
9 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 25 (28.41%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (18.18%) NFS
3 16 (18.18%) Samba
4 1 (1.14%) Docker
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.14%) vCloud
4 1 (1.14%) vSphere
4 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (34.09%) Puppet
2 8 (9.09%) Ansible
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (6.82%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (4.55%) BladeLogic
6 4 (4.55%) Control-M
7 3 (3.41%) PureDisk
8 2 (2.27%) Icinga
8 2 (2.27%) Kibana
8 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.27%) logstash
8 2 (2.27%) Nagios
8 2 (2.27%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.27%) Salt
9 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (55.68%) Red Hat
3 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (34.09%) VMware
5 25 (28.41%) HP
6 16 (18.18%) Scality
7 14 (15.91%) Sun
8 6 (6.82%) IBM
9 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.55%) Avaya
10 4 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.55%) CA
10 4 (4.55%) Cisco
10 4 (4.55%) Cognizant
10 4 (4.55%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.55%) Nokia
10 4 (4.55%) Nortel
10 4 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (4.55%) Talend
10 4 (4.55%) WorldPay