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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 37 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.14% 6.27% 5.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.96% 22.91% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 51
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
83 227 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.56% 27.38% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 205 185
Median salary £48,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -4 20 £48,500 +8.98% 1
Bedford +15 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Dunstable -3 1 £21,000 -63.47% 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 39 (41.05%) DevOps
2 33 (34.74%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (34.74%) Windows
3 31 (32.63%) MySQL
4 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (28.42%) Web Services
6 25 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 22 (23.16%) Unix
7 22 (23.16%) Oracle
8 21 (22.11%) High Availability
8 21 (22.11%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 20 (21.05%) Scrum
10 19 (20.00%) SQL
10 19 (20.00%) Python
10 19 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 19 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (16.84%) MongoDB
12 16 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.79%) Ubuntu
13 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database
14 14 (14.74%) Data Guard
14 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
15 13 (13.68%) LAN
15 13 (13.68%) WAN
15 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
15 13 (13.68%) Java
15 13 (13.68%) Solaris

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 21 (22.11%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.32%) Apache
3 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.74%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.26%) SaaS
4 4 (4.21%) IaaS
4 4 (4.21%) PaaS
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.68%) LAN
2 13 (13.68%) WAN
3 9 (9.47%) DNS
4 6 (6.32%) iSCSI
4 6 (6.32%) SAN
5 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) MySQL
2 16 (16.84%) MongoDB
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 13 (13.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
6 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.42%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.42%) Electronics
2 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.16%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Finance
4 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (18.95%) Administrator
1 18 (18.95%) DBA
2 14 (14.74%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (7.37%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (7.37%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) TIBCO Support
7 7 (7.37%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.32%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) Web Services
2 8 (8.42%) Yocto
3 7 (7.37%) SOAP
3 7 (7.37%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (7.37%) XML
3 7 (7.37%) XSLT
4 6 (6.32%) JSON
4 6 (6.32%) Middleware
4 6 (6.32%) Rendezvous
4 6 (6.32%) RESTful
4 6 (6.32%) XML Schema
5 5 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (5.26%) Apache Camel
5 5 (5.26%) Apache CXF
5 5 (5.26%) J2EE
5 5 (5.26%) Spring
6 3 (3.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (3.16%) MFC
6 3 (3.16%) OpenGL
6 3 (3.16%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
1 11 (11.58%) Physics
2 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (9.47%) Clustering
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) LPAR
4 4 (4.21%) Replication
5 3 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.16%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.16%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.16%) Wiki
6 1 (1.05%) HACMP
6 1 (1.05%) Life Science
6 1 (1.05%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.05%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows
2 22 (23.16%) Unix
3 19 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 13 (13.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.68%) Solaris
6 8 (8.42%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (7.37%) AIX
8 6 (6.32%) Debian
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.05%) CentOS
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) DevOps
2 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) High Availability
4 20 (21.05%) Scrum
5 16 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (13.68%) Load Balancing
7 11 (11.58%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (11.58%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.47%) Business Transformation
9 9 (9.47%) CRM
9 9 (9.47%) ITIL
10 7 (7.37%) Capacity Management
10 7 (7.37%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (7.37%) SDLC
11 6 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (6.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 19 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 19 (20.00%) Python
2 19 (20.00%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) Java
4 11 (11.58%) C++
4 11 (11.58%) Perl
5 10 (10.53%) AWK
5 10 (10.53%) C-shell
5 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.37%) Korn
7 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.05%) C
8 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
1 11 (11.58%) PhD
2 3 (3.16%) LPIC
3 1 (1.05%) CCIP
3 1 (1.05%) CCNA
3 1 (1.05%) CCNP
3 1 (1.05%) CCSP
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.05%) MCP
3 1 (1.05%) MCSA
3 1 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 6 (6.32%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.42%) Firmware
3 6 (6.32%) Docker
4 4 (4.21%) PowerHA
5 3 (3.16%) vCloud
5 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Data Guard
2 13 (13.68%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (13.68%) Puppet
3 10 (10.53%) Ansible
4 7 (7.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (7.37%) TIBCO Hawk
5 6 (6.32%) Kibana
5 6 (6.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.11%) Nagios
8 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (2.11%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.05%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Oracle
2 20 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.47%) IBM
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco
5 7 (7.37%) TIBCO
6 6 (6.32%) BEA
6 6 (6.32%) SAP
7 5 (5.26%) hybris
8 4 (4.21%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.16%) VMware
10 2 (2.11%) HP
10 2 (2.11%) NetApp
10 2 (2.11%) Veeam
11 1 (1.05%) IFS
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000-£40000 pro rata
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
aap3
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago