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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 54 35 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.59% 20.47% 42.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.63% 64.81% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 79
Average salary £44,500 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
121 54 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.41% 31.58% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 95 53 93
Average salary £32,750 £35,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.74% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,650 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 44 (44.00%) Windows
2 40 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 36 (36.00%) Bash Shell
4 35 (35.00%) Java
5 30 (30.00%) DV Cleared
6 29 (29.00%) UNIX
6 29 (29.00%) Cisco
7 28 (28.00%) Firewall
8 26 (26.00%) SC Cleared
9 24 (24.00%) VMware
9 24 (24.00%) Python
9 24 (24.00%) Perl
9 24 (24.00%) SQL
10 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (21.00%) Oracle
11 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
12 19 (19.00%) MS Exchange
12 19 (19.00%) DNS
13 18 (18.00%) ITIL
13 18 (18.00%) MPLS
13 18 (18.00%) Incident Management
14 17 (17.00%) Open Source
14 17 (17.00%) Juniper
14 17 (17.00%) C++
14 17 (17.00%) HTML
14 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
15 16 (16.00%) VPN
15 16 (16.00%) Degree
16 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (15.00%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (19.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.00%) Apache
3 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.00%) JBoss
4 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.00%) IIS
6 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.00%) Mule
8 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.00%) Firewall
2 19 (19.00%) DNS
3 18 (18.00%) MPLS
4 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (16.00%) VPN
6 13 (13.00%) HTTP
7 11 (11.00%) SMTP
8 10 (10.00%) SNMP
9 8 (8.00%) LDAP
9 8 (8.00%) SAN
9 8 (8.00%) Internet
10 7 (7.00%) Kerberos
10 7 (7.00%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.00%) GPRS
11 3 (3.00%) GSM
11 3 (3.00%) PSTN
11 3 (3.00%) 3G
11 3 (3.00%) SS7
11 3 (3.00%) LTE
12 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) MySQL
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Maven
2 6 (6.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (3.00%) JIRA
3 3 (3.00%) JUnit
3 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.00%) JMeter
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
4 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Electronics
2 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Software Engineer
4 17 (17.00%) Java Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Analyst
5 15 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) C++ Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Tester
9 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Programmer
10 4 (4.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) HTML
2 15 (15.00%) CSS
3 12 (12.00%) STL
4 10 (10.00%) J2EE
5 9 (9.00%) .NET
6 8 (8.00%) Web Services
6 8 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (8.00%) Spring
7 6 (6.00%) Spring Integration
8 5 (5.00%) Spring MVC
8 5 (5.00%) jQuery
8 5 (5.00%) JPA
9 4 (4.00%) REST
9 4 (4.00%) JSON
9 4 (4.00%) SOAP
9 4 (4.00%) XML
10 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.00%) Lucene
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Open Source
2 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) DTV
5 3 (3.00%) VHDL
5 3 (3.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.00%) Physics
5 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.00%) PKI
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) Windows
2 29 (29.00%) UNIX
3 7 (7.00%) Solaris
4 6 (6.00%) AIX
4 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) CentOS
6 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) ITIL
1 18 (18.00%) Incident Management
2 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.00%) TDD
4 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (13.00%) Cyber Security
5 8 (8.00%) Time Management
5 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.00%) Software Deployment
6 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.00%) Change Management
8 5 (5.00%) MVC
8 5 (5.00%) BDD
9 4 (4.00%) Kanban
9 4 (4.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (4.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) Bash Shell
2 35 (35.00%) Java
3 24 (24.00%) Perl
3 24 (24.00%) SQL
3 24 (24.00%) Python
4 21 (21.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (17.00%) C++
6 13 (13.00%) Ruby
7 12 (12.00%) PHP
8 8 (8.00%) C#
9 7 (7.00%) Bourne shell
10 6 (6.00%) C
11 4 (4.00%) Korn
12 2 (2.00%) Lua
12 2 (2.00%) R
12 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 26 (26.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (16.00%) Degree
5 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (14.00%) CCNA
6 5 (5.00%) ISEB
6 5 (5.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.00%) qmail
4 3 (3.00%) vSphere
4 3 (3.00%) Firmware
4 3 (3.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Puppet
1 8 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.00%) Nagios
2 7 (7.00%) Zenoss
2 7 (7.00%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (29.00%) Cisco
2 24 (24.00%) VMware
3 21 (21.00%) Oracle
4 17 (17.00%) Juniper
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
6 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.00%) SAP
7 4 (4.00%) BT
8 3 (3.00%) HP
8 3 (3.00%) Dell
8 3 (3.00%) EMC
8 3 (3.00%) Citrix
8 3 (3.00%) Apple
8 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.00%) Saba
9 1 (1.00%) Zend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago