The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 27 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.37% 6.10% 8.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.28% 25.49% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 18
Median salary £48,500 £44,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.42% 23.94% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 40
Median salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Luton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 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 Luton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (63.04%) MySQL
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 26 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (47.83%) Windows
4 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.78%) Web Services
5 16 (34.78%) MongoDB
5 16 (34.78%) High Availability
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
6 15 (32.61%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
6 15 (32.61%) Ubuntu
7 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (28.26%) Puppet
9 11 (23.91%) Scrum
9 11 (23.91%) LAN
9 11 (23.91%) WAN
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
10 10 (21.74%) Ansible
10 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 10 (21.74%) SQL
10 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
10 10 (21.74%) Python
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (19.57%) Clustering
11 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 15 (32.61%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) LAN
1 11 (23.91%) WAN
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) iSCSI
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (63.04%) MySQL
2 16 (34.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) DBA
2 11 (23.91%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) AWS Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) SQL DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Hybris Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Camel
2 4 (8.70%) Apache CXF
2 4 (8.70%) J2EE
2 4 (8.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Clustering
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) Wiki
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) Linked Data
3 1 (2.17%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Ubuntu
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Debian
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) High Availability
4 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
4 11 (23.91%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) Business Transformation
5 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
6 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) SOA
9 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL
9 4 (8.70%) Security Patching
9 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) Open Source
10 3 (6.52%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (6.52%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Python
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
1 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) AWK
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C-shell
5 1 (2.17%) Korn
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Docker
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 10 (21.74%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) hybris
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) IFS
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