Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1067 1108 1134
Rank change year-on-year +41 +26 +29
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 38 86 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.049% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 72 55
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -40.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,572 £45,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - -50.00% +100.00%

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 35,170 42,198 43,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.22% 24.26% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28,198 34,426 36,632
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +2.30%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% -1.25%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +37 35 £45,000 - 6
UK excluding London +6 20 £40,000 - 7
London +43 18 £63,750 +13.84%
South East +16 9 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North of England +44 8 - - 1
Yorkshire - 7 - -
Midlands +39 1 £40,000 +50.94% 2
North West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 38 (100.00%) Oracle
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
4 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 18 (47.37%) VMware
6 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (39.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (36.84%) Data Guard
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
9 13 (34.21%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (34.21%) ITIL
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
10 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
11 11 (28.95%) SAN
12 10 (26.32%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) Degree
12 10 (26.32%) Finance
12 10 (26.32%) Ansible
12 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
13 9 (23.68%) DevOps
13 9 (23.68%) High Availability
13 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (23.68%) Clustering
13 9 (23.68%) Unix
14 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports

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 7 (18.42%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (18.42%) SAS
1 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Office 365
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
4 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) NAS
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) LAN
3 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.63%) FTP
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
6 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
6 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
7 3 (7.89%) Big Data
7 3 (7.89%) Data Lake
7 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (7.89%) Sqoop
7 3 (7.89%) SSDT
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Administrator
2 16 (42.11%) DBA
3 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (18.42%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) AIX Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) AWS Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior DBA
9 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (15.79%) Flash
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Clustering
2 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.68%) Unix
5 8 (21.05%) SUSE
6 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.53%) AIX
8 4 (10.53%) Solaris
9 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.26%) CentOS
11 1 (2.63%) Debian
11 1 (2.63%) Fedora
11 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (34.21%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) High Availability
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
5 7 (18.42%) Change Control
5 7 (18.42%) Data Centre Operations
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
6 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 6 (15.79%) Runbook
6 6 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.53%) C
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.89%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) OCP
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 7 (18.42%) Firmware
4 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (7.89%) GFS2
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) Docker
6 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Data Guard
2 10 (26.32%) Ansible
3 8 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (13.16%) Puppet
6 3 (7.89%) Control-M
7 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
3 18 (47.37%) VMware
4 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.89%) SAP
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 3 (7.89%) Tableau
5 3 (7.89%) WorldPay
6 2 (5.26%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Google
6 2 (5.26%) Intel
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy