The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Essex / Basildon
Rank - 22 20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 1.37% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.57% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Basildon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 28 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 13.04% 38.36% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 6
Median salary £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Structured Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Nimsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) e-Health
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Compuware
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView
2 4 (80.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (80.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (80.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (80.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Sun

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) e-Health
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Structured Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) CA
2 4 (80.00%) Compuware
2 4 (80.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Sun