Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 947 1067 1128
Rank change year-on-year +120 +61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 58 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.028% 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 71
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -40.63%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27,006 34,914 42,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.97% 23.12% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21,674 28,081 34,911
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +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 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Oracle Linux in the UK

Oracle Linux
Top 10 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 28 February 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 +121 58 £50,000 +11.11% 7
London +103 35 £57,500 -9.80% 5
UK excluding London +84 23 £42,500 - 2
North of England +76 13 £42,500 -
North West +52 12 £42,500 -
South West - 5 £52,500 -
South East +42 4 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Midlands +39 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +31 1 £57,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 58 (100.00%) Oracle
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (68.97%) Oracle Database
3 38 (65.52%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 25 (43.10%) Finance
6 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
6 21 (36.21%) Red Hat
7 20 (34.48%) Unix
8 17 (29.31%) VMware
8 17 (29.31%) RDBMS
8 17 (29.31%) Relational Database
9 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
9 15 (25.86%) Shell Script
9 15 (25.86%) SAN
9 15 (25.86%) Windows
10 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (24.14%) Change Management
11 13 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (20.69%) Oracle APEX
12 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (20.69%) SDLC
12 12 (20.69%) ITIL
12 12 (20.69%) HP
13 11 (18.97%) Financial Institution
13 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
13 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (17.24%) High Availability

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 6 (10.34%) SAS
2 5 (8.62%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) Azure
4 1 (1.72%) GCP
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) SAN
2 9 (15.52%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (10.34%) DHCP
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.62%) FTP
4 5 (8.62%) NAS
4 5 (8.62%) SSH
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) Firewall
6 3 (5.17%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.17%) NetScaler
6 3 (5.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (68.97%) Oracle Database
2 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 17 (29.31%) RDBMS
3 17 (29.31%) Relational Database
4 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (15.52%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (3.45%) Big Data
12 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
12 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) GitLab
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.90%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) DBA
3 15 (25.86%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Administrator
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle Team Leader
6 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Applications Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Integration Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior DBA
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Junior
8 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Junior Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Middleware
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (8.62%) Flash
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Replication
3 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.17%) Reinsurance
5 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.72%) Equities
6 1 (1.72%) FMCG
6 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (34.48%) Unix
3 15 (25.86%) Windows
4 13 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.34%) CentOS
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.17%) HPUX
7 3 (5.17%) Solaris
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Change Management
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 12 (20.69%) SDLC
4 10 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (17.24%) ETL
4 10 (17.24%) High Availability
5 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.07%) Line Management
7 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
8 5 (8.62%) Change Control
8 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.62%) System Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps
9 4 (6.90%) Logistics
9 4 (6.90%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) SQL
2 21 (36.21%) PL/SQL
3 15 (25.86%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.17%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) Korn
6 3 (5.17%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) MCSA
1 9 (15.52%) MCSE
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCP
3 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) OCA
4 2 (3.45%) OCP
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.45%) RHCE
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.52%) vSphere
3 9 (15.52%) XenApp
4 7 (12.07%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (5.17%) Firmware
6 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.45%) Docker
8 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Ansible
2 6 (10.34%) Data Guard
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) vCenter Server
3 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.17%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.72%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (36.21%) Red Hat
3 17 (29.31%) VMware
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.69%) HP
6 10 (17.24%) Citrix
7 6 (10.34%) IBM
8 4 (6.90%) Cognos
9 3 (5.17%) Cisco
9 3 (5.17%) Dell
9 3 (5.17%) McAfee
9 3 (5.17%) SAP
9 3 (5.17%) Veeam
10 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.72%) EMC
10 1 (1.72%) Google