The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.76% 8.33% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.64% 28.68% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 25
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
129 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.93% 29.05% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 116 107 96
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Bedfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Linux
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Luton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Luton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
1 33 (42.31%) Oracle
2 29 (37.18%) XML
3 28 (35.90%) SQL
3 28 (35.90%) Perl
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 27 (34.62%) HTML
4 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
5 24 (30.77%) UNIX
6 22 (28.21%) Migration
6 22 (28.21%) Degree
7 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
7 21 (26.92%) MySQL
8 20 (25.64%) Apache
8 20 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (25.64%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (25.64%) Data Guard
9 17 (21.79%) Windows
9 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
10 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
10 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
11 14 (17.95%) Web Services
11 14 (17.95%) jQuery
12 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 13 (16.67%) Open Source
12 13 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (16.67%) JSP
12 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.64%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) SAN
2 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) DNS
3 5 (6.41%) NAS
4 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.56%) SS7
5 2 (2.56%) LAN
5 2 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
1 21 (26.92%) MySQL
2 16 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.54%) DB2
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.97%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (8.97%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
2 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.56%) MyEclipse
2 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (2.56%) JUnit
2 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.41%) Automotive
2 2 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Software Engineer
3 16 (20.51%) Administrator
4 13 (16.67%) DBA
5 12 (15.38%) Perl Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Software Support Engineer
8 8 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (5.13%) Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
12 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
13 2 (2.56%) C Software Engineer
13 2 (2.56%) QA Leader
13 2 (2.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) XML
2 27 (34.62%) HTML
3 14 (17.95%) Web Services
3 14 (17.95%) jQuery
4 13 (16.67%) JSP
5 12 (15.38%) Struts
5 12 (15.38%) Java EE
5 12 (15.38%) Ajax
6 10 (12.82%) JSF
6 10 (12.82%) ICEfaces
7 7 (8.97%) .NET
8 5 (6.41%) Middleware
9 4 (5.13%) LAMP
9 4 (5.13%) CSS
10 2 (2.56%) Apache Axis
10 2 (2.56%) Spring
10 2 (2.56%) WSDL
10 2 (2.56%) XSLT
11 1 (1.28%) XSL
11 1 (1.28%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.67%) Open Source
2 13 (16.67%) Replication
3 8 (10.26%) Statistics
4 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) UNIX
2 17 (21.79%) Windows
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
3 13 (16.67%) SUSE
4 9 (11.54%) AIX
5 7 (8.97%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) Android
6 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 22 (28.21%) Migration
3 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 10 (12.82%) ETL
5 9 (11.54%) Web Development
5 9 (11.54%) OO
6 8 (10.26%) Validation
6 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.69%) Project Management
9 5 (6.41%) ITIL
9 5 (6.41%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.56%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.90%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) Perl
2 28 (35.90%) Java
3 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.97%) Korn
5 7 (8.97%) C-shell
5 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.97%) AWK
6 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 6 (7.69%) C#
7 4 (5.13%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) VB
8 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.56%) Python
9 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PMP
3 4 (5.13%) VCP5
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) MCSA
4 1 (1.28%) CCA
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) VCP4
4 1 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (12.82%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.28%) VMFS
5 1 (1.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle Statspack
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) JBoss
3 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
4 10 (12.82%) Sunopsis
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco
5 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.41%) Siebel
5 5 (6.41%) VMware
6 3 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Trapeze
8 1 (1.28%) Dell
8 1 (1.28%) NetApp
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