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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 3.23% 8.00% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 75.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £35,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 17.74% 10.67% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Average salary £34,000 £35,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% +31.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Iron Mountain
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle