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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 34 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.72% 5.10% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.00% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 10
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +5.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,500 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
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 Luton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 40 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 7.78% 12.74% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 42
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Luton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Luton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 25 (71.43%) MySQL
2 22 (62.86%) DevOps
3 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 14 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (37.14%) Web Services
6 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
7 10 (28.57%) Python
8 9 (25.71%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
9 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (22.86%) Business Transformation
9 8 (22.86%) Puppet
9 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (22.86%) Clustering
10 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 7 (20.00%) High Availability
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.29%) Debian
12 5 (14.29%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related 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 14 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) MySQL
2 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (2.86%) GIS
7 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) DBA
1 10 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) AWS Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
2 2 (5.71%) Apache CXF
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Wiki
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Debian
5 3 (8.57%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Business Transformation
4 8 (22.86%) Problem Management
5 7 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
8 3 (8.57%) SOA
9 2 (5.71%) Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Python
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) hybris
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle