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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 33 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.95% 6.41% 5.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.70% 23.62% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 56
Median salary £48,500 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
132 271 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.55% 27.13% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 247 236
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 December 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 December 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 -9 25 £48,500 -9.76% 6
Bedford +9 14 £44,250 +47.50% 1
Dunstable +6 6 £33,000 -37.14%
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 35 (34.31%) DevOps
2 34 (33.33%) Windows
3 33 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (31.37%) MySQL
5 29 (28.43%) Oracle
6 28 (27.45%) Unix
7 27 (26.47%) Web Services
7 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (25.49%) Shell Script
9 22 (21.57%) Red Hat
9 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
9 22 (21.57%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (20.59%) High Availability
11 19 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (18.63%) Solaris
11 19 (18.63%) Scrum
12 18 (17.65%) SQL
12 18 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 18 (17.65%) Oracle Database
12 18 (17.65%) Windows Server
13 17 (16.67%) Puppet
13 17 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 17 (16.67%) Data Guard
14 16 (15.69%) Python
14 16 (15.69%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (14.71%) Ubuntu
15 15 (14.71%) Tomcat
15 15 (14.71%) Java

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 22 (21.57%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.82%) Apache
3 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.88%) JBoss
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.90%) SaaS
4 4 (3.92%) IaaS
5 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.94%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.94%) Office 365
5 3 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 13 (12.75%) LAN
2 13 (12.75%) WAN
3 10 (9.80%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.84%) DNS
5 5 (4.90%) SAN
6 1 (0.98%) HTTP
6 1 (0.98%) Internet
6 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) MySQL
2 18 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 17 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (13.73%) Relational Database
5 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (6.86%) RDBMS
9 6 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.98%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) Maven
General
1 8 (7.84%) Electronics
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.92%) Games
5 2 (1.96%) Finance
6 1 (0.98%) Automotive
6 1 (0.98%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Administrator
1 17 (16.67%) DBA
1 17 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Unix Administrator
7 9 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.86%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Solaris Administrator
9 7 (6.86%) TIBCO Support
10 6 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Linux Support
10 6 (5.88%) Support Specialist
11 5 (4.90%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) Web Services
2 8 (7.84%) XML
2 8 (7.84%) Yocto
3 7 (6.86%) SOAP
3 7 (6.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (6.86%) XSLT
4 6 (5.88%) JSON
4 6 (5.88%) Middleware
4 6 (5.88%) Rendezvous
4 6 (5.88%) RESTful
4 6 (5.88%) Spring
4 6 (5.88%) XML Schema
5 5 (4.90%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (4.90%) Apache Camel
5 5 (4.90%) Apache CXF
5 5 (4.90%) J2EE
6 4 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (3.92%) MFC
6 4 (3.92%) OpenGL
6 4 (3.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.75%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.76%) Physics
4 10 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.84%) Clustering
6 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.92%) Replication
8 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.94%) LPAR
8 3 (2.94%) PKI
8 3 (2.94%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.94%) Wiki
9 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.98%) Life Science
9 1 (0.98%) Photography
9 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.33%) Windows
2 28 (27.45%) Unix
3 19 (18.63%) Solaris
4 18 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 15 (14.71%) Ubuntu
6 11 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (9.80%) Debian
8 8 (7.84%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (5.88%) AIX
10 3 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.96%) CentOS
12 1 (0.98%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) DevOps
2 27 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.59%) High Availability
4 19 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (18.63%) Scrum
5 14 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (13.73%) Problem Management
5 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
6 13 (12.75%) Load Balancing
7 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.82%) CRM
8 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.84%) Business Transformation
9 8 (7.84%) ITIL
9 8 (7.84%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) Shell Script
2 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
3 18 (17.65%) SQL
4 16 (15.69%) Python
5 15 (14.71%) Java
6 14 (13.73%) C++
6 14 (13.73%) Perl
7 13 (12.75%) AWK
7 13 (12.75%) C-shell
8 10 (9.80%) Korn
9 9 (8.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.98%) C
11 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 13 (12.75%) PhD
3 2 (1.96%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 9 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.84%) Docker
3 8 (7.84%) Firmware
4 3 (2.94%) PowerHA
4 3 (2.94%) vCloud
4 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.98%) LXC
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 17 (16.67%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.80%) Ansible
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (8.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (6.86%) TIBCO Hawk
6 6 (5.88%) Kibana
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (2.94%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.96%) Nagios
9 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (1.96%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.98%) Linux-HA
10 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Oracle
2 22 (21.57%) Red Hat
3 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.80%) Cisco
5 9 (8.82%) IBM
6 7 (6.86%) TIBCO
7 6 (5.88%) BEA
7 6 (5.88%) SAP
8 5 (4.90%) hybris
9 4 (3.92%) LANDesk
9 4 (3.92%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.92%) VMware
10 3 (2.94%) BMC
10 3 (2.94%) Thales
11 2 (1.96%) HP
11 2 (1.96%) NetApp
11 2 (1.96%) Veeam
12 1 (0.98%) IFS
12 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
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