The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 7 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 12.82% 16.67% 3.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 80.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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 Cirencester region.

Operating Systems Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 20.51% 20.83% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £35,000 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Linux
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cirencester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 7 (58.33%) PHP
1 7 (58.33%) LAMP
1 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Games
4 3 (25.00%) Replication
4 3 (25.00%) HOOD
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Line Management
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Games
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) LAMP
1 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) HOOD
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) Zenoss
2 2 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Sophos
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