Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 7.09% 6.13% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.33% 46.81% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 53
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,350 £46,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £59,750 £60,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% +5.88%

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 Luton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 75 94 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 18.99% 13.09% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 65 85 138
Luton median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,850 £31,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Luton

Linux
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Luton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Luton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
4 10 (35.71%) DevOps
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (28.57%) Retail
6 8 (28.57%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (25.00%) SIEM
7 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (25.00%) Unix
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) CISSP
7 7 (25.00%) Apple
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Linux
Co-occurring 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 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) MariaDB
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) PHPUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
4 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) Games
5 3 (10.71%) German Language
6 2 (7.14%) Banking
6 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Security Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) REST
2 6 (21.43%) SOAP
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) Java EE
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) LAMP
3 3 (10.71%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.71%) Sass
3 3 (10.71%) Symfony
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) MFC
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (7.14%) Linked Data
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (25.00%) DRM
5 7 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (25.00%) Information Security
5 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 7 (25.00%) SIEM
5 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (21.43%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Document Composition
7 4 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) C
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) PHP 5
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) BeanShell
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) CISM
1 7 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
1 4 (14.29%) Dollar Universe
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Salt
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Apple
1 7 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) CA
3 4 (14.29%) OpenText
3 4 (14.29%) Tableau
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix