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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 31 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 19.01% 17.13% 27.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.79% 50.82% 68.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 84
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £48,000 £42,350
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
43 61 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.28% 33.70% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 121
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £21,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 38 (55.07%) Security Cleared
2 37 (53.62%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) Windows
4 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 30 (43.48%) DV Cleared
5 28 (40.58%) HTML
6 26 (37.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
7 25 (36.23%) Shell Script
8 24 (34.78%) C++
8 24 (34.78%) UNIX
9 23 (33.33%) Perl
10 21 (30.43%) C#
10 21 (30.43%) Oracle
11 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 17 (24.64%) SQL
12 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
13 16 (23.19%) Apache
13 16 (23.19%) SC Cleared
14 13 (18.84%) Ruby
15 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
15 12 (17.39%) Bash Shell
16 11 (15.94%) Python
16 11 (15.94%) Squid
17 10 (14.49%) PKI
17 10 (14.49%) Middleware
17 10 (14.49%) Saba
17 10 (14.49%) Cisco
17 10 (14.49%) Internet
17 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (23.19%) Apache
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.49%) Internet
3 8 (11.59%) LAN
3 8 (11.59%) WAN
4 7 (10.14%) SMTP
4 7 (10.14%) DNS
4 7 (10.14%) LDAP
5 5 (7.25%) SNMP
6 4 (5.80%) Firewall
7 3 (4.35%) SAN
8 2 (2.90%) HTTP
9 1 (1.45%) SMS
9 1 (1.45%) SSL
9 1 (1.45%) MPLS
9 1 (1.45%) Wireless
9 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.45%) NAS
9 1 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (1.45%) Military
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) C++ Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C++/Java Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.70%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) Middleware
2 10 (14.49%) FreeMarker
3 7 (10.14%) jQuery
3 7 (10.14%) CSS
4 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.80%) Web Services
5 4 (5.80%) XML
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
5 4 (5.80%) JSF
5 4 (5.80%) EJB
6 3 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (4.35%) CakePHP
6 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (2.90%) STL
7 2 (2.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.45%) CSS3
8 1 (1.45%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) PKI
2 4 (5.80%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (34.78%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.70%) CentOS
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) Android
6 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (8.70%) OO
3 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.25%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (7.25%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (7.25%) Cyber Security
4 4 (5.80%) Software Architecture
4 4 (5.80%) Software Deployment
4 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (5.80%) Performance Testing
4 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL
4 4 (5.80%) UML
4 4 (5.80%) Scrum
5 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 3 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (4.35%) Time Management
5 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.90%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) Java
2 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 25 (36.23%) Shell Script
4 24 (34.78%) C++
5 23 (33.33%) Perl
6 21 (30.43%) C#
7 17 (24.64%) SQL
8 13 (18.84%) Ruby
9 12 (17.39%) Bash Shell
10 11 (15.94%) Python
11 7 (10.14%) C
12 6 (8.70%) PHP
13 3 (4.35%) Korn
14 2 (2.90%) VBScript
14 2 (2.90%) VB
15 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 38 (55.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (43.48%) DV Cleared
3 16 (23.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.70%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) ISEB
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.90%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) PhD
7 1 (1.45%) LPIC
7 1 (1.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) JTAG
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Squid
2 10 (14.49%) qmail
3 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 5 (7.25%) NFS
6 3 (4.35%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.45%) Postfix
8 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) OpenView
1 1 (1.45%) Unicenter
1 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
2 21 (30.43%) Oracle
3 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 10 (14.49%) Saba
5 9 (13.04%) VMware
6 8 (11.59%) NetApp
7 6 (8.70%) HP
8 5 (7.25%) JBoss
9 3 (4.35%) Zend
10 2 (2.90%) Coverity
10 2 (2.90%) Wind River
10 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.90%) Citrix
10 2 (2.90%) Juniper
11 1 (1.45%) BMC
11 1 (1.45%) Intel
11 1 (1.45%) Symbian
11 1 (1.45%) IBM
11 1 (1.45%) F5
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £38000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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