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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 40 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.00% 6.73% 4.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.37% 25.49% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 47
Median salary £48,500 £41,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.57% -11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +1.19%

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
91 204 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.17% 26.39% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 83 176 186
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -2 12 £48,500 +8.98%
Bedford +6 8 £37,500 +22.95%
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 30 (38.96%) DevOps
2 27 (35.06%) MySQL
3 25 (32.47%) Windows
4 23 (29.87%) SQL
4 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
5 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (27.27%) Unix
7 20 (25.97%) Web Services
7 20 (25.97%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (24.68%) Oracle
8 19 (24.68%) Red Hat
8 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
9 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
11 14 (18.18%) Python
11 14 (18.18%) Scrum
11 14 (18.18%) Ubuntu
11 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
12 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
13 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (15.58%) Data Guard
13 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
13 12 (15.58%) High Availability
13 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
14 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (14.29%) Solaris
15 10 (12.99%) T-SQL

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 (25.97%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.19%) DNS
4 4 (5.19%) Firewall
4 4 (5.19%) LAN
4 4 (5.19%) WAN
5 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) MySQL
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
3 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
4 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.19%) Electronics
2 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.90%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Administrator
2 17 (22.08%) DBA
3 10 (12.99%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (9.09%) TIBCO Support
5 6 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Support
5 6 (7.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) AWS Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior TIBCO Support
6 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.49%) Support Specialist
6 5 (6.49%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) Web Services
2 7 (9.09%) SOAP
2 7 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (9.09%) XML
2 7 (9.09%) XSLT
3 6 (7.79%) JSON
3 6 (7.79%) Middleware
3 6 (7.79%) Rendezvous
3 6 (7.79%) RESTful
3 6 (7.79%) XML Schema
4 4 (5.19%) Yocto
5 3 (3.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.90%) MFC
5 3 (3.90%) OpenGL
5 3 (3.90%) STL
6 2 (2.60%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.60%) Apache CXF
6 2 (2.60%) J2EE
6 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Clustering
2 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) LPAR
4 4 (5.19%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) Wiki
6 1 (1.30%) HACMP
6 1 (1.30%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Windows
2 21 (27.27%) Unix
3 19 (24.68%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (14.29%) Solaris
7 7 (9.09%) AIX
8 5 (6.49%) Debian
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (5.19%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.30%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) DevOps
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.18%) Scrum
4 12 (15.58%) High Availability
5 11 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (11.69%) Business Transformation
7 8 (10.39%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 7 (9.09%) CRM
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
8 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 7 (9.09%) Physics
8 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) SDLC
10 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) Shell Script
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) Python
3 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
4 10 (12.99%) Java
4 10 (12.99%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.39%) AWK
5 8 (10.39%) C++
5 8 (10.39%) C-shell
5 8 (10.39%) Perl
6 4 (5.19%) Korn
6 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
1 7 (9.09%) PhD
2 3 (3.90%) LPIC
3 1 (1.30%) CCIP
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) CCSP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) MCSA
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.19%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) Firmware
2 4 (5.19%) PowerHA
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.39%) Puppet
3 7 (9.09%) TIBCO Hawk
4 6 (7.79%) Kibana
5 5 (6.49%) Ansible
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (5.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Nagios
8 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.60%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (2.60%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.30%) Linux-HA
9 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Oracle
1 19 (24.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (11.69%) IBM
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 6 (7.79%) BEA
5 6 (7.79%) Cisco
5 6 (7.79%) SAP
6 4 (5.19%) LANDesk
6 4 (5.19%) Veeam
7 3 (3.90%) VMware
8 2 (2.60%) HP
8 2 (2.60%) hybris
8 2 (2.60%) NetApp
9 1 (1.30%) arcserve
9 1 (1.30%) CA
9 1 (1.30%) Citrix
Bedfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago