The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 36 12
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.21% 5.88% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.32% 20.45% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -29.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Linux
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 88 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.53% 28.76% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 55
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 43 (51.19%) Windows
2 31 (36.90%) C#
3 29 (34.52%) Python
4 28 (33.33%) Java
5 26 (30.95%) TCP/IP
6 23 (27.38%) Firewall
6 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
6 23 (27.38%) C++
6 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
6 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
7 22 (26.19%) Ruby
8 21 (25.00%) C
9 18 (21.43%) Cisco
9 18 (21.43%) HTML
9 18 (21.43%) SQL
10 17 (20.24%) VMware
10 17 (20.24%) HTML5
11 16 (19.05%) REST
11 16 (19.05%) MySQL
11 16 (19.05%) PHP
11 16 (19.05%) UNIX
12 15 (17.86%) Cyber Security
13 14 (16.67%) jQuery
13 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
13 14 (16.67%) Assembly Language
13 14 (16.67%) DNS
14 13 (15.48%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (15.48%) CCNA
15 12 (14.29%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.90%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.76%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) Mule
4 3 (3.57%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) Node.js
5 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.95%) TCP/IP
2 23 (27.38%) Firewall
3 14 (16.67%) DNS
4 11 (13.10%) LAN
5 9 (10.71%) SMTP
5 9 (10.71%) MPLS
5 9 (10.71%) BGP
5 9 (10.71%) EIGRP
5 9 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (8.33%) Internet
6 7 (8.33%) DHCP
7 6 (7.14%) HTTP
7 6 (7.14%) SAN
7 6 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.57%) SSL
8 3 (3.57%) WAN
9 2 (2.38%) FTP
9 2 (2.38%) LDAP
9 2 (2.38%) VPN
9 2 (2.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Subversion
2 8 (9.52%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (1.19%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.57%) Electronics
6 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) Software Developer
3 21 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 19 (22.62%) Analyst
5 13 (15.48%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Network Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Administrator
8 8 (9.52%) Senior Network Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Software Programmer
9 7 (8.33%) Programmer
9 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.76%) Server Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) AWS Developer
11 3 (3.57%) SCCM Administrator
11 3 (3.57%) Incident Analyst
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Incident Analyst
11 3 (3.57%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) HTML
2 17 (20.24%) HTML5
3 16 (19.05%) REST
4 14 (16.67%) jQuery
5 8 (9.52%) Qt
6 6 (7.14%) .NET
7 5 (5.95%) CSS
7 5 (5.95%) Laravel
8 4 (4.76%) CSS3
8 4 (4.76%) Web Services
8 4 (4.76%) XML
9 3 (3.57%) JPA
9 3 (3.57%) SOAP
9 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.57%) Spring
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (3.57%) JSON
9 3 (3.57%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.57%) Spring Integration
9 3 (3.57%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.57%) DTV
2 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.38%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.19%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.19%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) UNIX
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.95%) Solaris
6 4 (4.76%) CentOS
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.86%) Cyber Security
3 14 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.29%) OO
5 11 (13.10%) Change Management
6 9 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) ITIL
7 8 (9.52%) OOD
7 8 (9.52%) TDD
8 7 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
8 7 (8.33%) Signal Processing
9 6 (7.14%) BDD
9 6 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
10 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.95%) Scrum
10 5 (5.95%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.95%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) C#
2 29 (34.52%) Python
3 28 (33.33%) Java
4 23 (27.38%) C++
5 22 (26.19%) Ruby
6 21 (25.00%) C
7 18 (21.43%) SQL
8 16 (19.05%) PHP
9 14 (16.67%) Assembly Language
10 10 (11.90%) PowerShell
11 7 (8.33%) VBScript
11 7 (8.33%) Perl
12 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
13 2 (2.38%) Delphi
13 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.38%) R
14 1 (1.19%) sed
14 1 (1.19%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) CCNA
1 13 (15.48%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.71%) Degree
5 8 (9.52%) MCITP
5 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (9.52%) MCSA
6 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (7.14%) MCSE
8 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.19%) GCIA
10 1 (1.19%) GCIH
10 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) vSphere
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.95%) XenApp
5 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.19%) Postfix
6 1 (1.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 6 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 6 (7.14%) WSUS
1 6 (7.14%) SCCM
1 6 (7.14%) SCOM
2 5 (5.95%) Zenoss
2 5 (5.95%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) Cisco
3 17 (20.24%) VMware
4 10 (11.90%) CheckPoint
4 10 (11.90%) Juniper
5 9 (10.71%) Nokia
6 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.14%) NetApp
7 6 (7.14%) Citrix
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle
7 6 (7.14%) Symantec
7 6 (7.14%) Sophos
8 4 (4.76%) Apple
9 3 (3.57%) SAP
10 2 (2.38%) HP
11 1 (1.19%) Dell
11 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.19%) Google
11 1 (1.19%) Zoho
11 1 (1.19%) LogRhythm
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