Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 78 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.20% 5.35% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.26% 36.62% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 155
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -3.23%
10th Percentile £27,750 £33,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +1.12% -1.11%

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 188 213 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.20% 14.61% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 176 195 428
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.47% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,875 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £64,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +27 30 £62,500 +28.87% 6
Bedford +14 12 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Dunstable -7 4 £58,750 +78.03% 3
Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) .NET
3 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) Project Management
6 13 (23.64%) CRM
6 13 (23.64%) QA
6 13 (23.64%) Big Data
6 13 (23.64%) Analytics
7 12 (21.82%) DevOps
7 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (21.82%) SOA
7 12 (21.82%) Java
8 11 (20.00%) PHP
8 11 (20.00%) SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
9 10 (18.18%) Marketing
9 10 (18.18%) MySQL
10 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
10 9 (16.36%) Open Source
10 9 (16.36%) Apache Spark
11 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (14.55%) Firewall
11 8 (14.55%) Finance
11 8 (14.55%) Oracle
11 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.55%) Middleware
12 7 (12.73%) HTML
12 7 (12.73%) OO
12 7 (12.73%) SAP

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 9 (16.36%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.27%) nginx
5 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.45%) SaaS
5 2 (3.64%) GitHub
5 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) Wireless
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) Big Data
2 10 (18.18%) MySQL
3 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.73%) Amazon QuickSight
4 7 (12.73%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (12.73%) HBase
4 7 (12.73%) Impala
4 7 (12.73%) Parquet
4 7 (12.73%) Sqoop
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.27%) MariaDB
6 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) PHPUnit
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.82%) gulp
General
1 10 (18.18%) Marketing
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 7 (12.73%) Retail
4 6 (10.91%) German Language
5 4 (7.27%) Games
6 2 (3.64%) Publishing
7 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Architect
1 9 (16.36%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Big Data Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Data Analytics Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Data Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) Middleware
3 7 (12.73%) Apache Avro
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
3 7 (12.73%) Kafka
3 7 (12.73%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
5 5 (9.09%) SOAP
6 4 (7.27%) Ajax
6 4 (7.27%) LAMP
6 4 (7.27%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (7.27%) XML
7 3 (5.45%) CSS
7 3 (5.45%) CSS3
7 3 (5.45%) HTML5
7 3 (5.45%) jQuery
7 3 (5.45%) Sass
7 3 (5.45%) Symfony
8 2 (3.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Virtual Team
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.64%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (3.64%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.64%) Linked Data
3 2 (3.64%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.82%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Project Management
3 13 (23.64%) Analytics
3 13 (23.64%) CRM
4 12 (21.82%) DevOps
4 12 (21.82%) SOA
5 11 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
6 9 (16.36%) Open Source
7 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (12.73%) ITIL
8 7 (12.73%) OO
9 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 6 (10.91%) Virtual Team Management
10 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.45%) Change Management
12 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) PHP
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) C
6 4 (7.27%) VB
7 3 (5.45%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) Erlang
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) CISM
1 2 (3.64%) CISSP
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.82%) CCENT
2 1 (1.82%) CCNA
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
3 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Apache Flume
1 7 (12.73%) HDFS
2 5 (9.09%) Docker
3 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) SRDF
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Oozie
2 6 (10.91%) Ansible
3 3 (5.45%) Dollar Universe
3 3 (5.45%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Salt
4 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) SCOM
4 2 (3.64%) Terraform
5 1 (1.82%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) SAP
3 6 (10.91%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) CA
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) OpenText
5 3 (5.45%) Tableau
6 2 (3.64%) AirMagnet
6 2 (3.64%) Brocade
6 2 (3.64%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.64%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) Motorola
6 2 (3.64%) NetApp
6 2 (3.64%) Nokia
6 2 (3.64%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.64%) Trapeze
6 2 (3.64%) Veritas