The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 49 30 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.34% 16.48% 22.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.04% 50.00% 67.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 65
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 60 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 44.62% 32.97% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66 48 99
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Gloucestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 50 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 44 (52.38%) Java
3 39 (46.43%) DV Cleared
4 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
5 35 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 34 (40.48%) HTML
7 33 (39.29%) UNIX
8 32 (38.10%) Windows
9 31 (36.90%) C++
10 30 (35.71%) Perl
11 28 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (29.76%) Oracle
12 25 (29.76%) Red Hat
13 23 (27.38%) C#
13 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
14 21 (25.00%) Bash Shell
15 19 (22.62%) Apache
16 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
16 17 (20.24%) Degree
17 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
17 16 (19.05%) SQL
18 15 (17.86%) Python
19 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
20 12 (14.29%) Middleware
20 12 (14.29%) Saba
20 12 (14.29%) PKI
20 12 (14.29%) QA
20 12 (14.29%) FreeMarker
20 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
20 12 (14.29%) qmail

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 19 (22.62%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.90%) Internet
3 9 (10.71%) LDAP
3 9 (10.71%) LAN
3 9 (10.71%) WAN
3 9 (10.71%) SMTP
4 7 (8.33%) SNMP
4 7 (8.33%) DNS
5 5 (5.95%) Firewall
5 5 (5.95%) SAN
6 4 (4.76%) HTTP
7 3 (3.57%) NAS
8 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.19%) Wireless
9 1 (1.19%) SMS
9 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.19%) Xdebug
2 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) C++ Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.48%) C# Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 12 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
5 12 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Administrator
6 10 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (7.14%) Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) Tester
11 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
12 3 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.48%) HTML
2 12 (14.29%) Middleware
2 12 (14.29%) FreeMarker
3 5 (5.95%) jQuery
3 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
3 5 (5.95%) CSS
4 4 (4.76%) J2EE
4 4 (4.76%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) XML
4 4 (4.76%) EJB
4 4 (4.76%) JSF
5 3 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.57%) STL
6 2 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (2.38%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.19%) CSS3
7 1 (1.19%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (1.19%) Spring
7 1 (1.19%) LAMP
7 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) PKI
2 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.95%) Open Source
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 3 (3.57%) Derivative
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) UNIX
2 32 (38.10%) Windows
3 28 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.95%) CentOS
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.57%) AIX
7 3 (3.57%) HPUX
7 3 (3.57%) Solaris
8 2 (2.38%) Android
8 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.14%) OO
3 6 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 5 (5.95%) Performance Testing
4 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (5.95%) UML
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL
5 4 (4.76%) Scrum
5 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 3 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (3.57%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.57%) Time Management
6 3 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (3.57%) DevOps
6 3 (3.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) Java
2 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
3 35 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 31 (36.90%) C++
5 30 (35.71%) Perl
6 23 (27.38%) C#
7 21 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 16 (19.05%) SQL
9 15 (17.86%) Python
10 11 (13.10%) Ruby
10 11 (13.10%) C
11 5 (5.95%) Korn
12 3 (3.57%) VB
12 3 (3.57%) PHP
13 2 (2.38%) VBScript
13 2 (2.38%) Bourne shell
14 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 50 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 39 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.24%) Degree
4 5 (5.95%) ISEB
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.38%) MCP
5 2 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (1.19%) CCENT
6 1 (1.19%) LPIC
6 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) qmail
2 11 (13.10%) Squid
3 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.95%) NFS
5 3 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.19%) Postfix
7 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Zenoss
1 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.38%) Nagios
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) YUM
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Oracle
1 25 (29.76%) Red Hat
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) Saba
4 11 (13.10%) VMware
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco
6 7 (8.33%) NetApp
7 6 (7.14%) HP
8 4 (4.76%) JBoss
9 3 (3.57%) Veritas
10 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.38%) Citrix
10 2 (2.38%) Juniper
10 2 (2.38%) Zend
10 2 (2.38%) Coverity
10 2 (2.38%) Wind River
11 1 (1.19%) F5
11 1 (1.19%) Symbian
11 1 (1.19%) Intel
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