The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 31 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.34% 5.32% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.00% 19.72% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 9
Median salary £48,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,230 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 71 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.12% 27.00% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 69 60
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Linux
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bedford region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bedford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bedford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (61.11%) C++
1 11 (61.11%) PhD
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
1 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
1 11 (61.11%) Physics
2 9 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 8 (44.44%) Firmware
3 8 (44.44%) Electronics
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) Yocto
4 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
4 4 (22.22%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 3 (16.67%) MFC
5 3 (16.67%) STL
5 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 3 (16.67%) Games

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (44.44%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Storage Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.11%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Yocto
2 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (16.67%) MFC
2 3 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 3 (16.67%) STL
3 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mathematics
1 11 (61.11%) Physics
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
1 11 (61.11%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) PowerHA
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (11.11%) Zenoss
3 1 (5.56%) Linux-HA
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) NetApp
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Veeam
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