Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 979 662 1052
Rank change year-on-year -317 +390 +86
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 42 36 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.075% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 30
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £44,375 £33,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £59,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.25% +12.38% +8.25%
75th Percentile £62,500 £73,750 £74,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £87,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21,373 10,348 32,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.59% 21.46% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15,111 8,646 25,794
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +1.23%

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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 -324 26 £52,500 -11.02% 5
UK excluding London -239 23 £42,500 +6.25% 4
London -240 17 £60,000 -8.75% 1
Scotland -86 14 £42,500 -32.00%
South East - 5 £39,500 - 2
South West -112 2 £40,750 +2.52% 1
Work from Home -290 2 £61,250 +44.12% 1
North East - 2 £52,500 -
North of England - 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 42 (100.00%) Oracle
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Red Hat
3 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 17 (40.48%) Unix
5 16 (38.10%) IBM
6 14 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
7 12 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (28.57%) Middleware
8 11 (26.19%) Firewall
8 11 (26.19%) VMware
8 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (23.81%) SUSE
9 10 (23.81%) Patch Management
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
10 9 (21.43%) Documentation Skills
10 9 (21.43%) HACMP
10 9 (21.43%) HPUX
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) Sun
10 9 (21.43%) NFS
10 9 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 8 (19.05%) DHCP
11 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
11 8 (19.05%) Solaris
11 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
11 8 (19.05%) DNS

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 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Fuse
4 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 4 (9.52%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) AWS
2 3 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Azure
3 2 (4.76%) GCP
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) DHCP
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) VPN
5 4 (9.52%) FTP
5 4 (9.52%) SSH
6 3 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (4.76%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) 3G
8 1 (2.38%) 4G
8 1 (2.38%) ADSL
8 1 (2.38%) BGP
8 1 (2.38%) CHAP
8 1 (2.38%) IPv4
8 1 (2.38%) IPv6
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security
8 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (2.38%) OSPF
8 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Ant
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 14 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Documentation Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 5 (11.90%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Publishing
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Finance
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Linux Support
2 10 (23.81%) Linux Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) DBA
4 7 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 7 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Server Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Server Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (9.52%) Java EE
3 4 (9.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) HACMP
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Replication
2 6 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.90%) FMCG
4 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) e-Health
6 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Unix
3 14 (33.33%) Windows
4 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (23.81%) SUSE
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 9 (21.43%) HPUX
7 8 (19.05%) Solaris
8 4 (9.52%) AIX
8 4 (9.52%) CentOS
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (2.38%) Debian
9 1 (2.38%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Patch Management
2 8 (19.05%) Database Security
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Management
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 6 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.90%) E-business
5 5 (11.90%) Logistics
5 5 (11.90%) SOA
6 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 6 (14.29%) Python
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Korn
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.43%) NFS
3 9 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (14.29%) iptables
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.52%) vSphere
7 2 (4.76%) Postfix
8 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.38%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Data Guard
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.76%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (61.90%) Red Hat
3 16 (38.10%) IBM
4 11 (26.19%) VMware
5 9 (21.43%) Sun
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) Nokia