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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 6.58% 1.87% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 16.67% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +38.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
7 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 9.21% 11.21% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 9
Average salary £35,500 £27,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.48% -36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 27 January 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 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) LAMP
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) ADSL
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) SMS
4 4 (40.00%) PPP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe
4 4 (40.00%) HOOD
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Bugzilla
4 4 (40.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) SUSE
4 4 (40.00%) Samba
4 4 (40.00%) Debian

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ADSL
1 4 (40.00%) GPRS
1 4 (40.00%) SMS
1 4 (40.00%) PPP
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) LAMP
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) SUSE
2 4 (40.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) HOOD
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft