Period
to 22 November 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1073 1133 1140
Rank change year-on-year +60 +7 +100
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 109 92 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.048% 0.078%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84 85 113
UK median annual salary £54,000 £60,637 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +42.68% -5.56%
10th Percentile £38,525 £40,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £86,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.77% +62.50% -4.76%

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 44337 47060 56632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.55% 24.74% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35771 39970 47790
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,001
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 +36 109 £54,000 -11.21% 3
UK excluding London +35 68 £45,000 -30.77% 3
London +21 41 £75,000 +32.51%
South East +55 26 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North of England -3 19 £50,491 -40.60%
North East - 18 £50,491 -
South West +13 13 £40,000 -49.21%
East of England -3 8 £90,000 +16.13%
East Midlands +37 2 £29,500 -43.81% 1
Midlands +26 2 £29,500 -37.89% 1
Yorkshire +19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (51.38%) Unix
3 47 (43.12%) Oracle Database
4 44 (40.37%) Red Hat
5 42 (38.53%) Security Cleared
6 36 (33.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (32.11%) Virtual Machines
8 33 (30.28%) DevOps
8 33 (30.28%) Puppet
9 29 (26.61%) SQL
10 28 (25.69%) Shell Script
11 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
11 27 (24.77%) VMware
12 26 (23.85%) Solaris
12 26 (23.85%) Oracle Database 12c
13 25 (22.94%) Bash Shell
13 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (22.02%) SC Cleared
14 24 (22.02%) ITIL
14 24 (22.02%) Windows
14 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
14 24 (22.02%) Finance
15 23 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (20.18%) Degree
17 21 (19.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
18 20 (18.35%) Java
18 20 (18.35%) CentOS

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 27 (24.77%) WebLogic
2 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.93%) JBoss
4 12 (11.01%) Apache
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (4.59%) Confluence
6 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.75%) Commerce Server
7 3 (2.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.10%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.26%) Amazon S3
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.50%) PaaS
4 5 (4.59%) IaaS
4 5 (4.59%) SaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Office 365
6 1 (0.92%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.92%) GitHub
6 1 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) DNS
2 14 (12.84%) Firewall
2 14 (12.84%) Internet
3 10 (9.17%) DHCP
3 10 (9.17%) SAN
4 8 (7.34%) LAN
4 8 (7.34%) WAN
5 7 (6.42%) Ethernet
5 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.59%) NAS
7 4 (3.67%) LDAP
7 4 (3.67%) Network Security
7 4 (3.67%) VPN
8 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.75%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.83%) FCoE
9 2 (1.83%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) Oracle Database
2 26 (23.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.59%) DB2
6 5 (4.59%) MySQL
7 4 (3.67%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.50%) JIRA
1 6 (5.50%) Subversion
2 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.59%) Maven
2 5 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.92%) GitLab
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.92%) Toad
4 1 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Games
4 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (17.43%) Architect
2 19 (17.43%) DBA
2 19 (17.43%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (11.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (11.01%) Senior DevOps
4 11 (10.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Oracle Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.26%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Administrator
7 8 (7.34%) Linux Support
7 8 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) Developer
8 7 (6.42%) DevOps Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Java Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior DBA
8 7 (6.42%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 16 (14.68%) Middleware
2 16 (14.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (8.26%) J2EE
4 8 (7.34%) J2SE
5 3 (2.75%) CSS
5 3 (2.75%) Dojo
5 3 (2.75%) HTML
5 3 (2.75%) JSP
5 3 (2.75%) Web Services
6 2 (1.83%) JSON
6 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.83%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.92%) Java EE
7 1 (0.92%) Laravel
7 1 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Computer Science
1 15 (13.76%) Derivative
2 13 (11.93%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.34%) Clustering
4 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.50%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (3.67%) Replication
8 3 (2.75%) Online Games
9 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.83%) User Experience
10 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (51.38%) Unix
3 36 (33.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (23.85%) Solaris
5 24 (22.02%) Windows
6 20 (18.35%) CentOS
7 7 (6.42%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.67%) AIX
9 3 (2.75%) HPUX
10 2 (1.83%) SUSE
10 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.92%) Android
11 1 (0.92%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) DevOps
3 24 (22.02%) ITIL
4 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
5 15 (13.76%) Migration
5 15 (13.76%) Security Management
6 14 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (11.93%) Scrum
7 13 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (11.01%) Load Balancing
9 10 (9.17%) Change Management
9 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.17%) Re-Platforming
10 9 (8.26%) OO
10 9 (8.26%) Project Management
11 8 (7.34%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.34%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (7.34%) OWASP
11 8 (7.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.61%) SQL
2 28 (25.69%) Shell Script
3 25 (22.94%) Bash Shell
4 20 (18.35%) Java
5 17 (15.60%) Python
6 10 (9.17%) Perl
7 9 (8.26%) Korn
8 7 (6.42%) VBScript
9 6 (5.50%) C
10 4 (3.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.75%) PHP
11 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.83%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 42 (38.53%) Security Cleared
2 24 (22.02%) SC Cleared
3 22 (20.18%) Degree
4 17 (15.60%) RHCE
5 15 (13.76%) DV Cleared
5 15 (13.76%) RHCSA
6 14 (12.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (12.84%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (3.67%) CCNA
7 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.83%) OCP
9 1 (0.92%) MCSA
9 1 (0.92%) MCSE
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (32.11%) Virtual Machines
2 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.43%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (15.60%) Active Directory
5 9 (8.26%) NFS
5 9 (8.26%) Samba
6 4 (3.67%) vSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Docker
7 2 (1.83%) Firmware
7 2 (1.83%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.92%) vCloud
8 1 (0.92%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.92%) XenApp
8 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (30.28%) Puppet
2 21 (19.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 19 (17.43%) Data Guard
4 17 (15.60%) Ansible
5 15 (13.76%) NetBackup
5 15 (13.76%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (9.17%) Control-M
7 2 (1.83%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.83%) Icinga
7 2 (1.83%) Kibana
7 2 (1.83%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.83%) logstash
7 2 (1.83%) Nagios
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.83%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.83%) Salt
7 2 (1.83%) Stealthwatch
7 2 (1.83%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 44 (40.37%) Red Hat
3 27 (24.77%) VMware
4 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
5 19 (17.43%) HP
6 10 (9.17%) BEA
7 9 (8.26%) Scality
8 8 (7.34%) Cisco
8 8 (7.34%) Sun
9 7 (6.42%) Cognizant
10 5 (4.59%) Fujitsu
10 5 (4.59%) IBM
11 4 (3.67%) Citrix
11 4 (3.67%) Veeam
12 3 (2.75%) Veritas
13 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
13 2 (1.83%) Lancope
13 2 (1.83%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.83%) Splunk