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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 28 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.29% 6.83% 4.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% 37.78% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 15
Median salary £48,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

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
23 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.13% 18.07% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 48
Median salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 27 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Luton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (72.22%) MySQL
2 23 (63.89%) DevOps
3 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (41.67%) Windows
6 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 14 (38.89%) Ubuntu
6 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 14 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (36.11%) Web Services
8 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 10 (27.78%) Scrum
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
9 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
9 10 (27.78%) Python
10 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (25.00%) Business Transformation
10 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (25.00%) Clustering
11 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (22.22%) High Availability
11 8 (22.22%) Puppet
11 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
12 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
14 5 (13.89%) Ansible

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 14 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) MySQL
2 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) GIS
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (2.78%) Banking
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) DBA
2 10 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) AWS Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Wiki
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Ubuntu
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.89%) Debian
6 3 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 8 (22.22%) High Availability
5 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.11%) Security Patching
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) SOA
9 2 (5.56%) Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Open Source
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Python
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
1 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) Ansible
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) hybris
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle