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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 54 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.73% 14.69% 32.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.14% 55.38% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 77
Average salary £48,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.97% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £41,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
70 65 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.65% 26.53% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 112
Average salary £46,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,000 £41,300
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 21 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (46.74%) Security Cleared
2 38 (41.30%) Java
3 35 (38.04%) Windows
4 31 (33.70%) Perl
5 29 (31.52%) SQL
5 29 (31.52%) UNIX
6 28 (30.43%) Red Hat
7 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
8 25 (27.17%) DV Cleared
8 25 (27.17%) Bash Shell
9 24 (26.09%) HTML
10 23 (25.00%) Oracle
11 22 (23.91%) TCP/IP
12 20 (21.74%) Shell Script
12 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
13 19 (20.65%) Cisco
13 19 (20.65%) Apache
14 18 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (19.57%) Ruby
15 16 (17.39%) Python
15 16 (17.39%) VMware
16 15 (16.30%) C++
16 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
16 15 (16.30%) Open Source
17 14 (15.22%) qmail
17 14 (15.22%) QA
17 14 (15.22%) Firewall
18 13 (14.13%) CSS
19 12 (13.04%) C#

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (20.65%) Apache
2 10 (10.87%) IIS
3 8 (8.70%) JBoss
4 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.26%) CMS
5 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Joomla!
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.22%) Firewall
3 11 (11.96%) Internet
4 10 (10.87%) DNS
4 10 (10.87%) LDAP
4 10 (10.87%) SMTP
4 10 (10.87%) SNMP
5 8 (8.70%) HTTP
6 7 (7.61%) LAN
6 7 (7.61%) WAN
6 7 (7.61%) SAN
7 5 (5.43%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.43%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.35%) MPLS
9 2 (2.17%) Telnet
9 2 (2.17%) Network Security
9 2 (2.17%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.17%) NAS
9 2 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) MySQL
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Maven
2 3 (3.26%) JIRA
2 3 (3.26%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.26%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Xdebug
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
1 3 (3.26%) Advertising
2 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Military
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Developer
2 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Software Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Administrator
3 10 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (6.52%) Applications Support
4 6 (6.52%) Test Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Consultant
4 6 (6.52%) C++ Developer
5 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
5 5 (5.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (5.43%) C++/Java Developer
5 5 (5.43%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) HTML
2 13 (14.13%) CSS
3 9 (9.78%) J2EE
3 9 (9.78%) jQuery
4 6 (6.52%) Middleware
4 6 (6.52%) FreeMarker
5 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.35%) .NET
6 3 (3.26%) EJB
6 3 (3.26%) JDBC
6 3 (3.26%) Web Services
6 3 (3.26%) XML
6 3 (3.26%) JSF
6 3 (3.26%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (3.26%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.17%) CSS3
8 1 (1.09%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Open Source
2 7 (7.61%) PKI
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.04%) Windows
2 29 (31.52%) UNIX
3 18 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.61%) CentOS
4 7 (7.61%) Solaris
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.52%) AIX
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Debian
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
2 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
3 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.87%) ITIL
3 10 (10.87%) Cyber Security
4 9 (9.78%) Software Deployment
4 9 (9.78%) Time Management
5 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
5 7 (7.61%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (7.61%) Software Testing
6 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.43%) TDD
8 4 (4.35%) Information Security
8 4 (4.35%) Change Management
8 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.26%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.26%) UML
9 3 (3.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) Java
2 31 (33.70%) Perl
3 29 (31.52%) SQL
4 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
4 25 (27.17%) Bash Shell
5 20 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 18 (19.57%) Ruby
7 16 (17.39%) Python
8 15 (16.30%) C++
9 12 (13.04%) C#
10 9 (9.78%) PHP
11 5 (5.43%) Bourne shell
12 4 (4.35%) C
13 2 (2.17%) VBScript
13 2 (2.17%) VB
13 2 (2.17%) Korn
14 1 (1.09%) AWK
Qualifications
1 43 (46.74%) Security Cleared
2 25 (27.17%) DV Cleared
3 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.96%) ISEB
5 9 (9.78%) ISTQB
6 8 (8.70%) Degree
7 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.35%) CCNA
8 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.17%) CCNP
9 2 (2.17%) MCP
9 2 (2.17%) MCSE
10 1 (1.09%) PhD
10 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) qmail
2 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.78%) Squid
4 5 (5.43%) NFS
5 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.09%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Nagios
1 5 (5.43%) Zenoss
1 5 (5.43%) YUM
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
1 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.17%) OpenView
2 2 (2.17%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.00%) Oracle
4 19 (20.65%) Cisco
5 16 (17.39%) VMware
6 8 (8.70%) NetApp
7 6 (6.52%) Saba
7 6 (6.52%) HP
8 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.26%) BT
9 3 (3.26%) Zend
10 2 (2.17%) Citrix
10 2 (2.17%) Juniper
10 2 (2.17%) BMC
10 2 (2.17%) IBM
11 1 (1.09%) Adobe
11 1 (1.09%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.09%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.09%) Symantec
11 1 (1.09%) Coverity
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago