The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 41 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 73 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.15% 7.99% 6.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.48% 25.44% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 61
Median salary £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Linux
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
108 287 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.36% 31.40% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 91 255 257
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 16 £50,500 +12.22% 4
Dunstable +3 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Bedford +13 5 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 44 (47.83%) Unix
2 40 (43.48%) Oracle
3 33 (35.87%) Windows
4 32 (34.78%) Solaris
5 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (29.35%) Perl
7 25 (27.17%) Red Hat
8 24 (26.09%) Cisco
8 24 (26.09%) Banking
9 22 (23.91%) VMware
10 21 (22.83%) Shell Script
10 21 (22.83%) Web Services
10 21 (22.83%) High Availability
11 20 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (21.74%) Apache
12 19 (20.65%) TCP/IP
13 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
13 18 (19.57%) AIX
13 18 (19.57%) C++
13 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
13 18 (19.57%) Oracle Database
14 17 (18.48%) Degree
14 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
15 16 (17.39%) MySQL
15 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
15 16 (17.39%) PhD
15 16 (17.39%) Mathematics
15 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (16.30%) SaaS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 20 (21.74%) Apache
2 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.04%) WebLogic
4 9 (9.78%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (7.61%) JBoss
6 6 (6.52%) IIS
7 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.30%) SaaS
3 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.35%) IaaS
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.26%) Office 365
5 3 (3.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.96%) DNS
3 9 (9.78%) LAN
3 9 (9.78%) WAN
4 8 (8.70%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.52%) LDAP
5 6 (6.52%) SAN
5 6 (6.52%) SSH
6 1 (1.09%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) Oracle Database
2 16 (17.39%) MySQL
3 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.09%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 24 (26.09%) Banking
2 13 (14.13%) Aerospace
3 10 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.78%) Finance
5 6 (6.52%) Games
6 5 (5.43%) Avionics
6 5 (5.43%) Electronics
7 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.17%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Software Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Architect
3 13 (14.13%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.87%) Administrator
5 10 (10.87%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Architect
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 9 (9.78%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) Web Services
2 11 (11.96%) Middleware
3 6 (6.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (6.52%) MFC
3 6 (6.52%) OpenGL
3 6 (6.52%) STL
4 5 (5.43%) Yocto
5 4 (4.35%) Spring
6 3 (3.26%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.26%) Apache Camel
6 3 (3.26%) Apache CXF
6 3 (3.26%) J2EE
7 2 (2.17%) .NET
7 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.17%) XML
8 1 (1.09%) Grails
8 1 (1.09%) JSON
8 1 (1.09%) RESTful
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 14 (15.22%) Computer Science
3 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
4 11 (11.96%) Physics
4 11 (11.96%) PKI
5 7 (7.61%) Fintech
6 6 (6.52%) Robotics
7 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.35%) LPAR
8 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.26%) Life Science
8 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) Clustering
9 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.09%) Photography
9 1 (1.09%) Replication
9 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Unix
2 33 (35.87%) Windows
3 32 (34.78%) Solaris
4 18 (19.57%) AIX
5 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.70%) Debian
6 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.61%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.43%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.17%) CentOS
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) High Availability
2 18 (19.57%) Software Engineering
3 17 (18.48%) Configuration Management
4 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 11 (11.96%) DevOps
6 11 (11.96%) Presales
7 10 (10.87%) Data Security
8 9 (9.78%) Load Balancing
8 9 (9.78%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (9.78%) Problem Management
8 9 (9.78%) Scrum
9 8 (8.70%) Operations Management
9 8 (8.70%) SDLC
10 7 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (6.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) Perl
2 21 (22.83%) Shell Script
3 18 (19.57%) C++
4 13 (14.13%) Bash Shell
4 13 (14.13%) C-shell
5 12 (13.04%) Python
6 11 (11.96%) Java
6 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.61%) AWK
7 7 (7.61%) Korn
8 6 (6.52%) Bourne shell
9 5 (5.43%) SQL
10 3 (3.26%) Ruby
11 2 (2.17%) VB
12 1 (1.09%) C
12 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 16 (17.39%) PhD
3 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.61%) PowerHA
3 7 (7.61%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.61%) vSphere
4 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.43%) Firmware
6 4 (4.35%) Docker
7 3 (3.26%) vCloud
8 1 (1.09%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Puppet
2 11 (11.96%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (7.61%) Data Guard
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (5.43%) Ansible
5 5 (5.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.26%) Linux-HA
6 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.09%) Kibana
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Oracle
2 25 (27.17%) Red Hat
3 24 (26.09%) Cisco
4 22 (23.91%) VMware
5 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.96%) BMC
7 10 (10.87%) Citrix
8 7 (7.61%) EMC
9 6 (6.52%) HP
9 6 (6.52%) Sun
10 4 (4.35%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.26%) hybris
11 3 (3.26%) IBM
12 1 (1.09%) BEA
12 1 (1.09%) IFS
12 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.09%) SAP
12 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
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