Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1038 1137
Rank change year-on-year -56 +99 +48
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 93 202 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 64 164 117
UK median annual salary £56,000 £56,600 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.06% +25.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £84,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,491 £58,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.69% +37.65% +4.94%

Oracle Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43674 50058 57773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.81% 25.40% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35502 42699 48515
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 9 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 August 2017. 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 93 £56,000 -1.06% 3
London -7 47 £74,000 +30.74%
UK excluding London -20 46 £50,491 -13.69% 3
South East +69 22 £48,750 +8.33% 2
North of England -18 19 £50,491 -19.21% 1
North East - 18 £50,491 -
East of England -34 3 £80,000 +3.23%
South West -11 2 - -
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Oracle Linux.

1 93 (100.00%) Oracle
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (55.91%) Oracle Database
3 40 (43.01%) DevOps
3 40 (43.01%) Unix
4 38 (40.86%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (38.71%) Windows
5 36 (38.71%) Middleware
6 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (35.48%) Virtual Machines
8 32 (34.41%) Solaris
8 32 (34.41%) WebLogic
8 32 (34.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 32 (34.41%) Oracle Fusion
9 30 (32.26%) Security Cleared
10 29 (31.18%) Migration
10 29 (31.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (30.11%) VMware
11 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database 12c
12 27 (29.03%) Scrum
12 27 (29.03%) Red Hat
12 27 (29.03%) Tomcat
13 26 (27.96%) Control-M
13 26 (27.96%) Finance
13 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (27.96%) Re-Platforming
14 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (25.81%) SAN
15 24 (25.81%) JBoss
16 23 (24.73%) Oracle Exadata

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 32 (34.41%) WebLogic
2 27 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 24 (25.81%) JBoss
4 17 (18.28%) MS Exchange
5 10 (10.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (7.53%) Apache
7 5 (5.38%) Confluence
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (4.30%) SAS
9 2 (2.15%) IIS
10 1 (1.08%) CMS
10 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (40.86%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (23.66%) PaaS
3 17 (18.28%) IaaS
3 17 (18.28%) SaaS
4 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.38%) Bluemix
5 5 (5.38%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (5.38%) SoftLayer
6 3 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (3.23%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.15%) Office 365
8 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.81%) SAN
2 22 (23.66%) Firewall
3 20 (21.51%) LAN
3 20 (21.51%) WAN
4 15 (16.13%) Ethernet
5 13 (13.98%) NAS
6 6 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (5.38%) DNS
7 5 (5.38%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (5.38%) Internet
8 4 (4.30%) BIG-IP
8 4 (4.30%) MPLS
8 4 (4.30%) VoIP
8 4 (4.30%) VPN
8 4 (4.30%) Wireless
9 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.23%) Network Security
10 2 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (55.91%) Oracle Database
2 32 (34.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 23 (24.73%) Oracle Exadata
5 22 (23.66%) Oracle ODI
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
7 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (5.38%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.38%) MySQL
9 3 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.15%) Blockchain
10 2 (2.15%) DB2
11 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 6 (6.45%) JIRA
1 6 (6.45%) Subversion
2 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Maven
2 5 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.08%) GitLab
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
2 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.23%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Architect
2 22 (23.66%) Oracle Architect
3 18 (19.35%) DBA
3 18 (19.35%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (13.98%) Database Architect
6 12 (12.90%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Senior DevOps Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) ITIL Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Linux Support
9 6 (6.45%) Senior DBA
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) Middleware
2 32 (34.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (19.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 6 (6.45%) JSON
5 5 (5.38%) J2EE
6 3 (3.23%) J2SE
6 3 (3.23%) LAMP
7 2 (2.15%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.15%) Web Services
8 1 (1.08%) Java EE
8 1 (1.08%) JMS
8 1 (1.08%) Laravel
8 1 (1.08%) REST
8 1 (1.08%) SOAP
8 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Data Centre
2 18 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 15 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (6.45%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.23%) Clustering
7 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.23%) Derivative
8 2 (2.15%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (43.01%) Unix
3 36 (38.71%) Windows
4 32 (34.41%) Solaris
5 14 (15.05%) CentOS
5 14 (15.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.98%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.23%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (2.15%) AIX
10 2 (2.15%) SUSE
11 1 (1.08%) Android
11 1 (1.08%) HPUX
11 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) DevOps
2 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (31.18%) Migration
3 29 (31.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (29.03%) Scrum
5 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (27.96%) Re-Platforming
6 17 (18.28%) Business Transformation
6 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (18.28%) Data Architecture
6 17 (18.28%) Data Modelling
6 17 (18.28%) Matrix Organization
6 17 (18.28%) Mentoring
6 17 (18.28%) PRINCE2
6 17 (18.28%) Risk Management
6 17 (18.28%) RUP
6 17 (18.28%) Software Architecture
6 17 (18.28%) TOGAF
6 17 (18.28%) Zachman Framework
7 13 (13.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.43%) SQL
2 15 (16.13%) Java
3 12 (12.90%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.53%) Perl
5 7 (7.53%) VBScript
6 6 (6.45%) C
6 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.30%) PHP
7 4 (4.30%) Ruby
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.35%) Degree
3 12 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.30%) MCSA
5 4 (4.30%) MCSE
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) MCP
6 3 (3.23%) RHCE
6 3 (3.23%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (35.48%) Virtual Machines
2 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
4 18 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (7.53%) vSphere
6 6 (6.45%) Docker
7 4 (4.30%) XenApp
8 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.15%) Firmware
9 2 (2.15%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (27.96%) Control-M
2 22 (23.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 20 (21.51%) Puppet
4 18 (19.35%) Data Guard
5 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (13.98%) Ansible
7 12 (12.90%) NetBackup
8 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes
8 6 (6.45%) vCenter Server
9 5 (5.38%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (4.30%) BladeLogic
11 2 (2.15%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (2.15%) Stealthwatch
12 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
12 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (30.11%) VMware
3 27 (29.03%) Red Hat
4 22 (23.66%) BEA
5 20 (21.51%) Cisco
6 19 (20.43%) Cognizant
7 13 (13.98%) Fujitsu
8 8 (8.60%) HP
9 7 (7.53%) IBM
10 6 (6.45%) CA
10 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
10 6 (6.45%) Citrix
11 5 (5.38%) Google
11 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.30%) Avaya
12 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.30%) Forcepoint
12 4 (4.30%) Nokia
12 4 (4.30%) Nortel
12 4 (4.30%) Sun