The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - 6.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £25,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 174 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.56% 98.31% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 101 146 200
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Gloucester

Linux Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) VMware