The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 79 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.46% 12.50% 6.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.70% 41.12% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 43 21
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
126 107 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.03% 30.40% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 116 90 95
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 98 (63.64%) Windows
2 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (44.16%) Java
4 66 (42.86%) Python
5 65 (42.21%) Security Cleared
6 55 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
7 52 (33.77%) Software Engineering
8 48 (31.17%) C++
9 47 (30.52%) DV Cleared
10 41 (26.62%) Telecoms
11 37 (24.03%) Ruby
12 34 (22.08%) C#
12 34 (22.08%) Perl
12 34 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (20.78%) Scrum
14 31 (20.13%) C
14 31 (20.13%) Oracle
14 31 (20.13%) MongoDB
15 30 (19.48%) Finance
16 29 (18.83%) VMware
16 29 (18.83%) Integration Testing
16 29 (18.83%) Big Data
17 28 (18.18%) Unix
17 28 (18.18%) JavaScript
17 28 (18.18%) SQL
17 28 (18.18%) TCP/IP
18 27 (17.53%) SQL Server
19 26 (16.88%) Web Services
19 26 (16.88%) Firewall
19 26 (16.88%) NoSQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 25 (16.23%) JBoss
2 16 (10.39%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.74%) Mule
3 15 (9.74%) Mule ESB
4 14 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 12 (7.79%) Apache
6 10 (6.49%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.49%) WebSphere
7 8 (5.19%) Apache Pig
8 7 (4.55%) Confluence
8 7 (4.55%) IIS
9 6 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (3.25%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.30%) SAS
12 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (11.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.29%) SaaS
2 17 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (9.74%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 26 (16.88%) Firewall
3 23 (14.94%) DNS
4 22 (14.29%) Internet
5 17 (11.04%) SAN
6 15 (9.74%) HTTP
7 13 (8.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (8.44%) SMTP
8 11 (7.14%) DHCP
9 10 (6.49%) VPN
10 8 (5.19%) SSL
11 6 (3.90%) BGP
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.90%) EIGRP
11 6 (3.90%) MPLS
11 6 (3.90%) OSPF
11 6 (3.90%) Unified Communications
11 6 (3.90%) VoIP
11 6 (3.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.13%) MongoDB
2 29 (18.83%) Big Data
3 27 (17.53%) SQL Server
4 26 (16.88%) NoSQL
5 20 (12.99%) MySQL
6 15 (9.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (9.74%) Hadoop
7 11 (7.14%) OrientDB
8 8 (5.19%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.25%) Apache Accumulo
9 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.25%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (3.25%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.95%) GIS
12 2 (1.30%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.94%) JIRA
3 21 (13.64%) Selenium
4 16 (10.39%) JUnit
5 15 (9.74%) IntelliJ
6 14 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.84%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.19%) LoadRunner
8 8 (5.19%) RSpec
9 3 (1.95%) Maven
10 2 (1.30%) Subversion
10 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.65%) Ant
11 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.65%) JMeter
11 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
General
1 41 (26.62%) Telecoms
2 30 (19.48%) Finance
3 20 (12.99%) Manufacturing
4 19 (12.34%) Electronics
5 18 (11.69%) Marketing
6 15 (9.74%) Retail
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (24.03%) Developer
2 29 (18.83%) Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) Test Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 10 (6.49%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 10 (6.49%) Test Manager
9 9 (5.84%) Integration Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.88%) Web Services
2 16 (10.39%) JSON
2 16 (10.39%) REST
3 15 (9.74%) Apache Camel
3 15 (9.74%) Hibernate
3 15 (9.74%) JPA
3 15 (9.74%) SOAP
3 15 (9.74%) Spring
3 15 (9.74%) Spring Integration
3 15 (9.74%) Spring MVC
3 15 (9.74%) XML
4 13 (8.44%) CSS
4 13 (8.44%) HTML
4 13 (8.44%) HTML5
5 10 (6.49%) CSS3
5 10 (6.49%) J2EE
5 10 (6.49%) Java SE
6 8 (5.19%) Java EE
6 8 (5.19%) STL
7 7 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) Cybercrime
2 13 (8.44%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.44%) Digital Media
2 13 (8.44%) Internet of Things
3 7 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 7 (4.55%) VHDL
3 7 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.90%) PKI
5 5 (3.25%) iPhone
5 5 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.95%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.95%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (63.64%) Windows
2 28 (18.18%) Unix
3 20 (12.99%) Android
4 18 (11.69%) Mac OS X
5 17 (11.04%) Windows Server
6 15 (9.74%) Apple iOS
7 11 (7.14%) Solaris
7 11 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.49%) AIX
9 9 (5.84%) CentOS
9 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.25%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.95%) FreeNAS
12 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (33.77%) Software Engineering
4 32 (20.78%) Scrum
5 29 (18.83%) Integration Testing
6 25 (16.23%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (15.58%) OO
8 23 (14.94%) BDD
8 23 (14.94%) ITIL
8 23 (14.94%) OOP
8 23 (14.94%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (14.94%) TDD
9 21 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
9 21 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 18 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (11.69%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (11.69%) MVC
10 18 (11.69%) Programme Management
11 15 (9.74%) E-Commerce
11 15 (9.74%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (44.16%) Java
2 66 (42.86%) Python
3 48 (31.17%) C++
4 37 (24.03%) Ruby
5 34 (22.08%) C#
5 34 (22.08%) Perl
6 31 (20.13%) C
7 28 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 28 (18.18%) SQL
8 19 (12.34%) Objective-C
9 17 (11.04%) Bash Shell
10 15 (9.74%) PHP
11 11 (7.14%) Shell Script
12 9 (5.84%) PowerShell
13 8 (5.19%) VB
14 7 (4.55%) Scala
15 2 (1.30%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 65 (42.21%) Security Cleared
2 47 (30.52%) DV Cleared
3 24 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 18 (11.69%) CCNA
6 17 (11.04%) MCSE
6 17 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (8.44%) ISEB
8 9 (5.84%) MCSA
9 8 (5.19%) CISSP
9 8 (5.19%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (5.19%) GIAC
9 8 (5.19%) Linux+ Certification
9 8 (5.19%) MCITP
9 8 (5.19%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (5.19%) SANS
9 8 (5.19%) SSCP
10 6 (3.90%) CCNP
10 6 (3.90%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (3.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.14%) vSphere
3 9 (5.84%) XenApp
4 8 (5.19%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) Backup Exec
1 10 (6.49%) NetBackup
1 10 (6.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (5.19%) WSUS
3 6 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.90%) Cisco IPCC
3 6 (3.90%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.30%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (1.30%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) Oracle
2 29 (18.83%) VMware
3 20 (12.99%) Microsoft
4 18 (11.69%) Apple
4 18 (11.69%) SAP
5 12 (7.79%) Symantec
6 11 (7.14%) Cisco
7 10 (6.49%) NetApp
8 9 (5.84%) Citrix
9 8 (5.19%) IBM
9 8 (5.19%) Sophos
10 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.25%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.25%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.60%) HP
12 3 (1.95%) Dell
13 2 (1.30%) EMC
13 2 (1.30%) Google
13 2 (1.30%) i2
13 2 (1.30%) Sourcefire
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