The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 45 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.44% 29.38% 31.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.64% 77.61% 71.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 57
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 67 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 44.51% 37.85% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 80
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Gloucester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 51 (46.36%) Security Cleared
2 50 (45.45%) Java
3 47 (42.73%) Unix
4 44 (40.00%) Windows
5 42 (38.18%) C#
6 34 (30.91%) C++
7 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 32 (29.09%) Oracle
8 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (26.36%) SC Cleared
10 27 (24.55%) SQL
10 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (23.64%) HTML
12 24 (21.82%) Web Services
12 24 (21.82%) Finance
12 24 (21.82%) SDLC
13 22 (20.00%) Selenium
13 22 (20.00%) Ruby
14 21 (19.09%) Manufacturing
14 21 (19.09%) Telecoms
15 20 (18.18%) MongoDB
16 19 (17.27%) DV Cleared
17 18 (16.36%) Digital Marketing
17 18 (16.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 18 (16.36%) Programme Management
17 18 (16.36%) Marketing
17 18 (16.36%) Bash Shell
17 18 (16.36%) Electronics
17 18 (16.36%) Red Hat
17 18 (16.36%) SAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 17 (15.45%) JBoss
2 15 (13.64%) IIS
3 13 (11.82%) Apache
4 12 (10.91%) MS Exchange
5 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (5.45%) WebLogic
7 5 (4.55%) Node.js
8 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.73%) nginx
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (16.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) IaaS
2 7 (6.36%) PaaS
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.73%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.73%) DNS
3 10 (9.09%) Firewall
3 10 (9.09%) Internet
4 8 (7.27%) DHCP
5 7 (6.36%) VPN
6 5 (4.55%) MPLS
7 4 (3.64%) SMTP
8 3 (2.73%) SSL
9 2 (1.82%) BGP
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.82%) HTTP
9 2 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.82%) OSPF
10 1 (0.91%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.91%) HSRP
10 1 (0.91%) LAN
10 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.91%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 15 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 14 (12.73%) MySQL
4 9 (8.18%) OrientDB
4 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Selenium
2 13 (11.82%) WebDriver
3 11 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.00%) JIRA
3 11 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.82%) JMeter
4 2 (1.82%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.91%) Hudson
5 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.91%) RSpec
General
1 24 (21.82%) Finance
2 21 (19.09%) Manufacturing
2 21 (19.09%) Telecoms
3 18 (16.36%) Electronics
3 18 (16.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.91%) Avionics
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (30.91%) Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.82%) Analyst
5 12 (10.91%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 9 (8.18%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Tester
9 7 (6.36%) C++ Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Graduate
9 7 (6.36%) Head of IT
9 7 (6.36%) Head of IT Operations
9 7 (6.36%) Head of Operations
9 7 (6.36%) Server Support
10 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Server Support Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) HTML
2 24 (21.82%) Web Services
3 16 (14.55%) J2EE
4 13 (11.82%) CSS
5 12 (10.91%) SOAP
6 10 (9.09%) EJB
6 10 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 10 (9.09%) jQuery
6 10 (9.09%) REST
7 9 (8.18%) Java SE
7 9 (8.18%) JSF
8 8 (7.27%) HTML5
9 7 (6.36%) STL
10 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.45%) Java EE
10 6 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.64%) CSS3
11 4 (3.64%) XML
12 3 (2.73%) LAMP
12 3 (2.73%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.64%) Cybercrime
3 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.73%) Unix
2 44 (40.00%) Windows
3 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.64%) AIX
6 4 (3.64%) CentOS
6 4 (3.64%) Debian
6 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.82%) SDLC
3 18 (16.36%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (16.36%) Digital Marketing
3 18 (16.36%) Programme Management
4 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.73%) Test Automation
6 13 (11.82%) Automated Testing
7 12 (10.91%) Scrum
8 11 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.09%) ITIL
9 10 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.18%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (7.27%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.27%) Software Architecture
12 7 (6.36%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.45%) Java
2 42 (38.18%) C#
3 34 (30.91%) C++
4 33 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (24.55%) SQL
6 22 (20.00%) Ruby
7 18 (16.36%) Bash Shell
7 18 (16.36%) Python
8 15 (13.64%) Shell Script
9 8 (7.27%) Perl
10 5 (4.55%) C
10 5 (4.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (46.36%) Security Cleared
2 29 (26.36%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.27%) DV Cleared
4 11 (10.00%) Degree
5 7 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.55%) MCP
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) ISEB
7 2 (1.82%) MCITP
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.82%) OCA
7 2 (1.82%) OCP
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.09%) Dovecot
3 7 (6.36%) vSphere
4 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.73%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) OpenView
2 3 (2.73%) cPanel
2 3 (2.73%) Plesk
3 2 (1.82%) SCCM
3 2 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (29.09%) Oracle
2 18 (16.36%) Red Hat
2 18 (16.36%) SAP
3 13 (11.82%) Cisco
3 13 (11.82%) VMware
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.55%) HP
5 5 (4.55%) Juniper
5 5 (4.55%) Sophos
6 2 (1.82%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.91%) F5
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