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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 38 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 58 43 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.23% 3.79% 5.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.53% 21.50% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 63
Median salary £43,750 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
190 200 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.41% 17.62% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 170 187 375
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Bedford +8 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Luton +1 15 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Dunstable - 14 £62,500 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 61 (57.01%) Unix
2 48 (44.86%) Oracle
3 46 (42.99%) Windows
4 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
5 40 (37.38%) VMware
6 38 (35.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (30.84%) Cisco
8 30 (28.04%) ITIL
9 29 (27.10%) Shell Script
10 27 (25.23%) IIS
11 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
12 25 (23.36%) Banking
12 25 (23.36%) Perl
12 25 (23.36%) SLA
12 25 (23.36%) Apache
13 24 (22.43%) Presales
14 23 (21.50%) Citrix
14 23 (21.50%) MySQL
14 23 (21.50%) Data Security
14 23 (21.50%) Telecoms
14 23 (21.50%) TOGAF
15 22 (20.56%) Red Hat
15 22 (20.56%) JBoss
16 21 (19.63%) Java
16 21 (19.63%) Tomcat
17 20 (18.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (15.89%) SaaS
19 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (14.95%) AIX
19 16 (14.95%) Windows Server

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 27 (25.23%) IIS
2 25 (23.36%) Apache
3 22 (20.56%) JBoss
4 21 (19.63%) Tomcat
5 12 (11.21%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) SaaS
2 9 (8.41%) Office 365
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.87%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) Firewall
2 12 (11.21%) VPN
3 9 (8.41%) LAN
3 9 (8.41%) VPLS
3 9 (8.41%) WAN
4 7 (6.54%) SAN
5 6 (5.61%) Junos
6 5 (4.67%) DNS
7 3 (2.80%) SSL
7 3 (2.80%) VLAN
8 2 (1.87%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.87%) Internet
8 2 (1.87%) LDAP
8 2 (1.87%) SSH
8 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.87%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) MySQL
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.48%) Redis
4 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) JUnit
2 2 (1.87%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (23.36%) Banking
2 23 (21.50%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.08%) Finance
4 4 (3.74%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.80%) Avionics
6 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (34.58%) Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Support Analyst
3 23 (21.50%) Architect
4 21 (19.63%) Applications Support
4 21 (19.63%) Applications Support Analyst
5 16 (14.95%) Technical Architect
6 14 (13.08%) Support Engineer
7 13 (12.15%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (11.21%) Administrator
8 12 (11.21%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (11.21%) Unix Architect
9 11 (10.28%) Consultant
9 11 (10.28%) Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Java Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Oracle Architect
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Applications Support
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Support Analyst
10 10 (9.35%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 9 (8.41%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) Web Services
2 8 (7.48%) J2EE
3 6 (5.61%) Ajax
3 6 (5.61%) EJB
3 6 (5.61%) jQuery
3 6 (5.61%) JSP
3 6 (5.61%) Struts
3 6 (5.61%) XML
4 4 (3.74%) Middleware
5 3 (2.80%) .NET
5 3 (2.80%) CSS
5 3 (2.80%) CSS3
5 3 (2.80%) LAMP
6 2 (1.87%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.87%) J2SE
6 2 (1.87%) JSON
6 2 (1.87%) RESTful
6 2 (1.87%) SOAP
6 2 (1.87%) WSDL
7 1 (0.93%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) LPAR
5 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.74%) Fintech
6 3 (2.80%) Physics
6 3 (2.80%) Replication
6 3 (2.80%) Robotics
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (57.01%) Unix
2 46 (42.99%) Windows
3 20 (18.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (14.95%) AIX
4 16 (14.95%) Windows Server
4 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.15%) Solaris
6 11 (10.28%) Windows 7
7 9 (8.41%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) ITIL
2 24 (22.43%) Presales
3 23 (21.50%) Data Security
3 23 (21.50%) TOGAF
4 15 (14.02%) Service Delivery
5 14 (13.08%) Change Management
5 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.21%) Incident Management
8 10 (9.35%) DevOps
8 10 (9.35%) High Availability
9 9 (8.41%) Operations Management
10 7 (6.54%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.61%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.61%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.61%) Project Management
11 6 (5.61%) Security Patching
11 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) Shell Script
2 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
3 25 (23.36%) Perl
4 21 (19.63%) Java
5 10 (9.35%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.61%) C
7 6 (5.61%) C++
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.87%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.87%) C-shell
9 2 (1.87%) SQL
10 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.48%) MCP
3 6 (5.61%) MCDST
3 6 (5.61%) Sun Certification
4 5 (4.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) CCIP
6 2 (1.87%) CCNA
6 2 (1.87%) CCNP
6 2 (1.87%) CCSP
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.87%) LPIC
6 2 (1.87%) MCSA
6 2 (1.87%) MCSE
6 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.36%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (35.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.48%) Docker
3 8 (7.48%) PowerHA
4 5 (4.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.87%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) FortiGate
1 9 (8.41%) WSUS
2 8 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (7.48%) Puppet
3 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (5.61%) SCDPM
3 6 (5.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.74%) Linux-HA
4 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.87%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 48 (44.86%) Oracle
2 42 (39.25%) Microsoft
3 40 (37.38%) VMware
4 33 (30.84%) Cisco
5 23 (21.50%) Citrix
6 22 (20.56%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.35%) Dell
8 9 (8.41%) Intel Security
8 9 (8.41%) Juniper
9 8 (7.48%) Sun
10 4 (3.74%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.80%) BMC
11 3 (2.80%) HP
12 2 (1.87%) EMC
12 2 (1.87%) hybris
12 2 (1.87%) IBM
13 1 (0.93%) Avaya
13 1 (0.93%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (c.7K) + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value £67K
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago