Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 672 1039 1118
Rank change year-on-year +367 +79 -2
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 35 43 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 17
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.25% -13.39%
10th Percentile £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,125 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -15.83%

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 10,712 31,937 38,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.51% 22.96% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8,805 25,171 30,879
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +9.76% +1.86% +0.63%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +388 34 £50,000 -4.76% 4
London +257 27 £72,500 - 3
UK excluding London +317 8 £41,250 -8.33% 1
South West +142 7 £40,000 -23.81%
Work from Home +53 1 £42,500 -41.38%
Scotland - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Finance
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 19 (54.29%) FTP
5 19 (54.29%) IBM
6 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
6 16 (45.71%) VMware
6 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (40.00%) Middleware
8 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
8 13 (37.14%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 13 (37.14%) WebSphere
8 13 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (37.14%) System Testing
8 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (37.14%) SSH
8 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
8 13 (37.14%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (31.43%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
10 10 (28.57%) Unix
10 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.71%) vSphere
11 9 (25.71%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) Microsoft

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 13 (37.14%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 13 (37.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) FTP
2 13 (37.14%) SSH
2 13 (37.14%) TCP/IP
3 9 (25.71%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) SAN
5 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
6 4 (11.43%) NAS
7 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
7 3 (8.57%) SMTP
7 3 (8.57%) SNMP
7 3 (8.57%) VLAN
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.71%) DTS
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.86%) GitLab
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
1 13 (37.14%) Integration Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Middleware Developer
3 7 (20.00%) DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Network Support
9 1 (2.86%) Senior DBA
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Middleware
2 6 (17.14%) LDAP
3 4 (11.43%) Flash
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.86%) Replication
4 6 (17.14%) Clustering
4 6 (17.14%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (17.14%) EMC VNX
4 6 (17.14%) HP Storage
4 6 (17.14%) IBM XIV
4 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
5 3 (8.57%) Reinsurance
6 2 (5.71%) FMCG
7 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (28.57%) Unix
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (8.57%) HPUX
8 3 (8.57%) Solaris
8 3 (8.57%) VMS
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
1 13 (37.14%) System Testing
1 13 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) ITSM
4 6 (17.14%) Server Building
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) High Availability
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.57%) MCSA
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.71%) NFS
2 9 (25.71%) vSphere
3 7 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (8.57%) systemd
4 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.71%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) IBM
3 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Dell
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
5 6 (17.14%) Fujitsu
5 6 (17.14%) Remedy
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) McAfee
7 3 (8.57%) Veeam
8 2 (5.71%) SAP
9 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.86%) Sophos