Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1113 1096 1061
Rank change year-on-year -17 -35 +76
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 69 88 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 185
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.18% +22.22% +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 40,586 43,552 52,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.08% 24.52% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,665 35,963 44,316
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% - +3.90%

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 17 July 2018.

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 July 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 +1 68 £55,000 -15.38% 8
London +11 37 £55,000 -25.68% 2
UK excluding London -11 33 £50,500 -8.18% 6
North of England +10 10 £87,500 +73.30% 1
South East -10 10 £52,500 - 5
Midlands - 9 - -
Yorkshire +27 8 - -
East Midlands - 7 - -
South West +9 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £87,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 69 (100.00%) Oracle
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (69.57%) Red Hat
3 34 (49.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (43.48%) ITIL
5 27 (39.13%) Oracle Database
6 25 (36.23%) Unix
6 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
7 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.43%) Windows
8 21 (30.43%) SQL
8 21 (30.43%) VMware
8 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
9 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (26.09%) Finance
11 17 (24.64%) Degree
11 17 (24.64%) Oracle Exadata
12 16 (23.19%) Shell Script
12 16 (23.19%) Migration
12 16 (23.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.19%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (20.29%) Java
14 14 (20.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 14 (20.29%) Firewall
15 13 (18.84%) Cisco
15 13 (18.84%) Data Guard
15 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (18.84%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (14.49%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (10.14%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.90%) SAS
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) CSG Singleview
1 5 (7.25%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (1.45%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.49%) Office 365
2 10 (14.49%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.25%) IaaS
3 5 (7.25%) OpenShift
3 5 (7.25%) PaaS
4 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.80%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (5.80%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.80%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (5.80%) Serverless
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 10 (14.49%) SAN
3 8 (11.59%) LAN
3 8 (11.59%) Network Security
3 8 (11.59%) WAN
4 7 (10.14%) DNS
4 7 (10.14%) IPsec
4 7 (10.14%) Skype
5 5 (7.25%) BIG-IP
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (7.25%) MPLS
5 5 (7.25%) NAS
5 5 (7.25%) Sourcefire
5 5 (7.25%) VoIP
5 5 (7.25%) Wireless
6 3 (4.35%) 3G
6 3 (4.35%) 4G
6 3 (4.35%) Intranet
6 3 (4.35%) VPN
7 2 (2.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 17 (24.64%) Oracle Exadata
3 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.59%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.35%) OLTP
10 2 (2.90%) DB2
10 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.45%) MySQL
11 1 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Spinnaker
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Billing
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Administrator
2 18 (26.09%) Architect
3 17 (24.64%) DBA
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) IT Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) IT Support
8 7 (10.14%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (7.25%) Network Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Security Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Security Architect
11 4 (5.80%) Java Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.80%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (11.59%) Web Services
3 6 (8.70%) Middleware
3 6 (8.70%) XML
4 5 (7.25%) J2EE
4 5 (7.25%) JMS
4 5 (7.25%) SOAP
5 4 (5.80%) Flash
5 4 (5.80%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.90%) CSS
6 2 (2.90%) Dojo
6 2 (2.90%) EJB
6 2 (2.90%) HTML
6 2 (2.90%) JPA
6 2 (2.90%) JSP
7 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) Clustering
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.25%) IVR
4 5 (7.25%) SCADA
5 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.35%) FlexPod
6 3 (4.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.45%) Derivative
8 1 (1.45%) Replication
8 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (49.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (36.23%) Unix
4 21 (30.43%) Windows
5 11 (15.94%) Solaris
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (10.14%) Windows 10
7 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
8 5 (7.25%) CentOS
8 5 (7.25%) DC/OS
8 5 (7.25%) SUSE
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (23.19%) Migration
3 11 (15.94%) High Availability
3 11 (15.94%) Scrum
4 10 (14.49%) DevOps
4 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.49%) TOGAF
5 9 (13.04%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.59%) Change Management
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.59%) Data Centre Operations
6 8 (11.59%) Data Management
7 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.14%) ITSM
7 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (10.14%) Software Deployment
7 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Shell Script
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.49%) Perl
6 9 (13.04%) Korn
7 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
8 7 (10.14%) Python
9 3 (4.35%) C
9 3 (4.35%) Ruby
9 3 (4.35%) Tcl
10 2 (2.90%) C++
11 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (13.04%) OCP
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (7.25%) CCIE
4 5 (7.25%) CCIE Security
4 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.25%) Master's Degree
4 5 (7.25%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) RHCE
7 1 (1.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.45%) OCA
7 1 (1.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (23.19%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (7.25%) Docker
5 5 (7.25%) Firmware
6 2 (2.90%) GFS2
7 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) iptables
7 1 (1.45%) NFS
7 1 (1.45%) Samba
7 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (18.84%) Data Guard
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
5 5 (7.25%) Ansible
5 5 (7.25%) BladeLogic
5 5 (7.25%) Control-M
5 5 (7.25%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.90%) Puppet
8 1 (1.45%) CASB
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.45%) Terraform
8 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.45%) yum
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (69.57%) Red Hat
3 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
4 21 (30.43%) VMware
5 13 (18.84%) Cisco
6 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.25%) Avaya
7 5 (7.25%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.25%) CA
7 5 (7.25%) Cognizant
7 5 (7.25%) CyberArk
7 5 (7.25%) Forcepoint
7 5 (7.25%) Nokia
7 5 (7.25%) Nortel
7 5 (7.25%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (7.25%) Reuters
7 5 (7.25%) Sun
7 5 (7.25%) Talend
7 5 (7.25%) Trend Micro
8 4 (5.80%) Citrix