The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Bedfordshire / Dunstable
Rank - 16 17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable - 15.79% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 24.32% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Median salary - £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
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 Dunstable with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dunstable
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 37 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 6.82% 64.91% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 5
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunstable 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 Dunstable

Linux
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for Linux in Dunstable

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) AWK
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
2 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (60.00%) C-shell
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Operator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Computer Operator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Operator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) AWK
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) C-shell
1 3 (60.00%) Korn
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft