Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 54 33
Rank change year-on-year +39 -21 +32
Permanent jobs citing Linux 108 48 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.75% 3.93% 6.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 22.02% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 111 53 128
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.44% -13.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% +4.44% +2.27%

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

All Operating Systems
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 264 218 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 26.27% 17.84% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 242 184 298
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,700 £23,600
90th Percentile £76,250 £55,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bedfordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Bedfordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Bedfordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +35 80 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Dunstable +8 16 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Bedford +5 13 £40,000 - 4
Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (52.78%) Analytics
2 56 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (50.00%) Big Data
4 52 (48.15%) .NET
4 52 (48.15%) CRM
4 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (33.33%) DevOps
6 30 (27.78%) JIRA
7 29 (26.85%) Change Management
8 28 (25.93%) Service Delivery
8 28 (25.93%) ITIL
8 28 (25.93%) Transition Management
8 28 (25.93%) Service Delivery Management
8 28 (25.93%) Mobile App
8 28 (25.93%) SaaS
8 28 (25.93%) Release Management
9 26 (24.07%) Oracle
10 24 (22.22%) Scrum
10 24 (22.22%) QA
10 24 (22.22%) Oracle Database
11 22 (20.37%) Oracle RAC
11 22 (20.37%) Hadoop
11 22 (20.37%) Data Guard
11 22 (20.37%) Oracle RMAN
11 22 (20.37%) Unix
11 22 (20.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 21 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 21 (19.44%) Java
12 21 (19.44%) Apache Spark

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 21 (19.44%) Apache Spark
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (8.33%) JBoss
4 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.78%) Apache
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (25.93%) SaaS
4 11 (10.19%) Amazon EMR
4 11 (10.19%) Amazon Kinesis
4 11 (10.19%) Amazon S3
5 8 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (1.85%) DHCP
2 2 (1.85%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
3 1 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (50.00%) Big Data
2 24 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 22 (20.37%) Hadoop
4 13 (12.04%) Impala
5 12 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 11 (10.19%) Amazon QuickSight
6 11 (10.19%) Amazon Redshift
6 11 (10.19%) HBase
6 11 (10.19%) Parquet
6 11 (10.19%) Sqoop
7 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.78%) MySQL
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 30 (27.78%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.70%) gulp
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.04%) Marketing
2 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Automotive
4 3 (2.78%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) AWS DevOps
1 28 (25.93%) DevOps Manager
2 24 (22.22%) Release Manager
3 22 (20.37%) Architect
4 21 (19.44%) Technical Architect
5 20 (18.52%) Administrator
6 16 (14.81%) DBA
6 16 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
7 15 (13.89%) Unix Administrator
8 11 (10.19%) Big Data Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Data Analytics Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Data Architect
9 10 (9.26%) Big Data Manager
9 10 (9.26%) Unix DBA
10 9 (8.33%) Transition Manager
11 8 (7.41%) Head of Analytics
11 8 (7.41%) Head of Big Data
11 8 (7.41%) Head of Development
11 8 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (48.15%) .NET
2 13 (12.04%) Kafka
3 11 (10.19%) Apache Avro
4 4 (3.70%) Vue.js
5 3 (2.78%) jQuery
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.93%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) LAMP
6 1 (0.93%) Laravel
6 1 (0.93%) Spring
6 1 (0.93%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Unix
2 19 (17.59%) Solaris
3 14 (12.96%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.70%) CentOS
6 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) Analytics
2 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (48.15%) CRM
3 36 (33.33%) DevOps
4 29 (26.85%) Change Management
5 28 (25.93%) ITIL
5 28 (25.93%) Release Management
5 28 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 28 (25.93%) Service Delivery Management
5 28 (25.93%) Transition Management
6 24 (22.22%) Scrum
7 18 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.81%) Customer Analytics
9 14 (12.96%) Project Management
10 13 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2
11 12 (11.11%) Open Source
12 11 (10.19%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (9.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.44%) Java
2 19 (17.59%) SQL
3 13 (12.04%) Bash Shell
3 13 (12.04%) Korn
4 12 (11.11%) Perl
5 10 (9.26%) AWK
5 10 (9.26%) C-shell
5 10 (9.26%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.48%) PHP
7 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.22%) QA
2 21 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (12.04%) Apache Flume
3 12 (11.11%) HDFS
4 8 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) Data Guard
1 22 (20.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 22 (20.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (12.04%) Oozie
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.78%) SCCM
3 3 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) Observium
4 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Oracle
2 14 (12.96%) SAP
3 12 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.41%) Google
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (2.78%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.78%) NetApp
5 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.93%) hybris
7 1 (0.93%) Intel