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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 12.50% 4.81% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 41.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 20.00% 11.54% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014, 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 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) ADSL
3 5 (62.50%) GPRS
3 5 (62.50%) SMS
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) PPP
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) SUSE
3 5 (62.50%) Samba
3 5 (62.50%) Debian
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Bugzilla
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) ADSL
2 5 (62.50%) GPRS
2 5 (62.50%) SMS
2 5 (62.50%) PPP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Bugzilla
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SUSE
2 5 (62.50%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Samba
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec