The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.32% 34.31% 18.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 81.40% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +5.00%
Linux
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 42.11% 42.16% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 13
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Linux
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dunstable

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Linux.

1 22 (100.00%) Perl
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco
4 15 (68.18%) VMware
5 14 (63.64%) Data Security
5 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
5 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) Citrix
5 14 (63.64%) Banking
5 14 (63.64%) TOGAF
5 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
5 14 (63.64%) SaaS
5 14 (63.64%) Presales
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 7 (31.82%) Fintech
7 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 6 (27.27%) C-shell
8 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
8 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (22.73%) Data Guard
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (22.73%) Korn
8 5 (22.73%) AWK
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) SSH
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (63.64%) Banking
1 14 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Consultant
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (31.82%) Unix Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Administrator
4 6 (27.27%) Solaris Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Unix Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (13.64%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
9 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Data Security
1 14 (63.64%) Presales
1 14 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Perl
2 14 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) C-shell
3 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 5 (22.73%) AWK
4 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) Korn
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Data Guard
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Sun