Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 793 1071 1158
Rank change year-on-year +278 +87 -26
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 54 41 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 34
Median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% -18.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £84,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +21.05% +1.60% -28.08%

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 16,737 33,803 41,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.23% 22.94% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13,580 26,866 33,415
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 6 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 5 July 2020. 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 +280 53 £65,000 +20.93% 4
London +183 46 £72,500 +7.41% 1
UK excluding London +225 8 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South West +118 6 £46,000 -12.38% 1
South East +149 1 £75,000 +33.33% 1
Scotland +88 1 £62,500 +62.34%

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 54 (100.00%) Oracle
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (61.11%) Windows
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
4 25 (46.30%) Finance
4 25 (46.30%) VMware
5 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
5 23 (42.59%) SQL
6 22 (40.74%) FTP
6 22 (40.74%) IBM
6 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
7 20 (37.04%) ITIL
8 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (33.33%) Unix
9 18 (33.33%) SAN
10 17 (31.48%) Middleware
10 17 (31.48%) HP
11 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
11 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (29.63%) Software Testing
11 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
11 16 (29.63%) System Testing
11 16 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (29.63%) SSH
11 16 (29.63%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 16 (29.63%) vSphere
12 15 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (29.63%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.11%) SAS
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 6 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) FTP
2 18 (33.33%) SAN
3 16 (29.63%) SSH
3 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 13 (24.07%) DNS
5 11 (20.37%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (14.81%) NAS
7 6 (11.11%) DHCP
8 5 (9.26%) iSCSI
9 4 (7.41%) Firewall
9 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
9 4 (7.41%) VPN
10 3 (5.56%) LAN
10 3 (5.56%) WAN
11 1 (1.85%) SMTP
11 1 (1.85%) SNMP
11 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (12.96%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
5 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.85%) Big Data
10 1 (1.85%) DTS
10 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) GitLab
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Military
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Integration Developer
3 13 (24.07%) DBA
4 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (11.11%) Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Junior
10 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Junior Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Senior DBA
11 1 (1.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Middleware
2 8 (14.81%) Flash
3 6 (11.11%) LDAP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 10 (18.52%) Replication
3 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (11.11%) EMC VNX
4 6 (11.11%) HP Storage
4 6 (11.11%) IBM XIV
4 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 4 (7.41%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (61.11%) Windows
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (33.33%) Unix
6 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.11%) CentOS
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (7.41%) HPUX
8 4 (7.41%) Solaris
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (29.63%) Software Testing
2 16 (29.63%) System Testing
3 15 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (18.52%) High Availability
6 9 (16.67%) Patch Management
7 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
7 8 (14.81%) Change Control
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.11%) Change Management
9 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (11.11%) ETL
9 6 (11.11%) ITSM
9 6 (11.11%) Line Management
9 6 (11.11%) Server Building
9 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) Korn
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) MCSA
1 10 (18.52%) MCSE
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.11%) MCP
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) OCA
4 2 (3.70%) OCP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.70%) RHCE
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (29.63%) vSphere
3 10 (18.52%) XenApp
4 7 (12.96%) NFS
5 6 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Ansible
2 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.11%) SCCM
3 6 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.70%) Data Guard
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Puppet
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.85%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.85%) systemd
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 22 (40.74%) IBM
4 17 (31.48%) HP
5 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.11%) EMC
6 6 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 6 (11.11%) Remedy
7 5 (9.26%) Dell
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco
8 4 (7.41%) McAfee
8 4 (7.41%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) SAP