Period
to 2 March 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle Linux (formerly Oracle Enterprise Linux)
UK
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 777 973 1070
Rank change year-on-year +196 +97 +46
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Linux 40 58 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.048% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 21
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £82,500 £68,750
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 15,003 26,692 34,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.90% 22.01% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12,185 21,678 28,353
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +184 33 £50,000 - 4
London +145 28 £50,000 -13.04% 1
UK excluding London +134 10 £42,500 - 3
Scotland - 5 £42,000 -
Work from Home - 3 £57,000 -
South East +129 2 £72,500 -3.33% 3
South West +30 2 £42,500 -19.05%
Midlands +68 1 £50,000 +42.86%
East Midlands +38 1 £50,000 +42.86%

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (67.50%) Red Hat
3 21 (52.50%) VMware
4 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (42.50%) Windows
5 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
5 17 (42.50%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (37.50%) Nagios
8 12 (30.00%) Dell
8 12 (30.00%) EMC
8 12 (30.00%) BMC
8 12 (30.00%) LAN
8 12 (30.00%) WAN
8 12 (30.00%) BladeLogic
8 12 (30.00%) SCOM
8 12 (30.00%) Blue Coat
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 12 (30.00%) Veeam
8 12 (30.00%) 3PAR
8 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 12 (30.00%) EMC VNX
9 10 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 10 (25.00%) VMS
9 10 (25.00%) Firewall
10 9 (22.50%) SAN
10 9 (22.50%) VPN

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 (17.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Fuse
3 5 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.50%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (30.00%) LAN
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
3 10 (25.00%) Firewall
4 9 (22.50%) SAN
4 9 (22.50%) VPN
5 6 (15.00%) FTP
5 6 (15.00%) SSH
6 5 (12.50%) DMZ
6 5 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (10.00%) VLAN
8 3 (7.50%) 802.11
8 3 (7.50%) HTTP
8 3 (7.50%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (7.50%) SNMP
9 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (12.50%) Big Data
4 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (12.50%) Impala
4 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.50%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.50%) HBase
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) GitLab
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (15.00%) Automotive
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
1 6 (15.00%) Publishing
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Military
3 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Server Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) DBA
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Professional Services Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Middleware
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (12.50%) Kafka
3 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
3 3 (7.50%) XMPP
4 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) EMC VNX
2 7 (17.50%) Replication
3 6 (15.00%) FMCG
4 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.00%) VMS
5 5 (12.50%) CentOS
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (12.50%) Unix
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.50%) AIX
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (15.00%) E-business
3 6 (15.00%) Logistics
3 6 (15.00%) SOA
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.50%) MapReduce
6 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (5.00%) CCA
1 2 (5.00%) CCNA
1 2 (5.00%) CCNP
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (5.00%) MCSA
1 2 (5.00%) MCSE
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.50%) RHCA
2 1 (2.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (5.00%) vSphere
8 2 (5.00%) XenApp
8 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Nagios
2 12 (30.00%) BladeLogic
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 12 (30.00%) SCOM
3 7 (17.50%) Data Guard
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (10.00%) Ansible
5 4 (10.00%) vMotion
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (67.50%) Red Hat
3 21 (52.50%) VMware
4 12 (30.00%) 3PAR
4 12 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 12 (30.00%) BMC
4 12 (30.00%) Dell
4 12 (30.00%) EMC
4 12 (30.00%) Veeam
5 6 (15.00%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Meraki
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.50%) Murex
7 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos