Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1110 1096
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 +49
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 56 92 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.052% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 70 139
UK median annual salary £48,500 £56,000 £56,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.39% -1.06% +25.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,000 £40,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,491 £58,500
% change year-on-year -15.83% -13.69% +42.68%

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 38,410 44,084 49,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.97% 24.92% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30,979 35,597 41,884
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.05%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -7 54 £48,500 -13.39% 3
London +35 30 £55,000 -25.68%
UK excluding London +8 27 £42,500 -15.83% 3
Midlands - 10 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +39 8 - -
North of England +10 8 - -
South East -20 7 £46,750 +3.89% 1
East Midlands - 7 - -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
South West -1 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 56 (100.00%) Oracle
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 38 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (51.79%) ITIL
5 26 (46.43%) SQL
6 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
6 23 (41.07%) VMware
6 23 (41.07%) Oracle Database
7 22 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (35.71%) Data Guard
9 20 (35.71%) Oracle Exadata
10 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 16 (28.57%) Clustering
11 16 (28.57%) High Availability
12 15 (26.79%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (25.00%) Ansible
13 14 (25.00%) Windows
14 13 (23.21%) Finance
14 13 (23.21%) SAN
14 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (23.21%) Degree
14 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
15 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (21.43%) NAS
15 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
15 12 (21.43%) Firmware

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 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.79%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.86%) Office 365
3 5 (8.93%) SaaS
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (7.14%) Serverless
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) SAN
2 12 (21.43%) NAS
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (12.50%) IPsec
3 7 (12.50%) Skype
4 4 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (5.36%) Network Security
6 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (3.57%) SNMP
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) 3G
7 1 (1.79%) 4G
7 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle Database
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.71%) Oracle Exadata
3 12 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.36%) OLTP
9 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.79%) MySQL
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Administrator
2 23 (41.07%) DBA
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) IT Support
6 7 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) AWS Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.14%) J2EE Architect
8 4 (7.14%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Flash
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (12.50%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) J2EE
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (1.79%) CSS
8 1 (1.79%) HTML
8 1 (1.79%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Clustering
2 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.36%) FlexPod
4 3 (5.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) IVR
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) SCADA
6 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (67.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (25.00%) Windows
4 10 (17.86%) Unix
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 6 (10.71%) SUSE
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.36%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.79%) AIX
9 1 (1.79%) CentOS
9 1 (1.79%) DC/OS
9 1 (1.79%) VMS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (28.57%) High Availability
4 15 (26.79%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.64%) Capacity Management
6 11 (19.64%) Change Control
6 11 (19.64%) Migration
6 11 (19.64%) Performance Optimisation
6 11 (19.64%) Proactive Monitoring
6 11 (19.64%) Runbook
6 11 (19.64%) Trend Analysis
7 10 (17.86%) Problem Management
8 8 (14.29%) Change Management
8 8 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
8 8 (14.29%) DevOps
8 8 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.50%) Antivirus Management
9 7 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) Java
2 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (10.71%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) Korn
7 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) OCP
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) RHCE
5 1 (1.79%) CCIE
5 1 (1.79%) CCIE Security
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) OCA
5 1 (1.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.43%) Firmware
4 11 (19.64%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.36%) Docker
6 2 (3.57%) GFS2
7 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.79%) iptables
7 1 (1.79%) NFS
7 1 (1.79%) Samba
7 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Data Guard
2 14 (25.00%) Ansible
3 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (16.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (7.14%) Puppet
7 1 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.79%) yum
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 23 (41.07%) VMware
4 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Reuters
7 3 (5.36%) Splunk
8 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.57%) Google
8 2 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.79%) Citrix
9 1 (1.79%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.79%) IBM
9 1 (1.79%) Intel
9 1 (1.79%) Murex
9 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.79%) Sun
9 1 (1.79%) Symantec