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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 22.63% 20.94% 20.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.13% 62.50% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 55
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 64 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.05% 33.51% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 96
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £16,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,000 £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 11 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 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 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 42 (50.00%) Java
3 37 (44.05%) DV Cleared
4 36 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 35 (41.67%) UNIX
6 34 (40.48%) Perl
7 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
8 32 (38.10%) Windows
9 31 (36.90%) HTML
10 30 (35.71%) C++
11 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (28.57%) Bash Shell
12 24 (28.57%) Red Hat
13 23 (27.38%) Apache
14 20 (23.81%) C#
14 20 (23.81%) Oracle
14 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
15 19 (22.62%) Degree
16 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
17 16 (19.05%) Python
17 16 (19.05%) qmail
18 14 (16.67%) C
18 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 13 (15.48%) LDAP
19 13 (15.48%) SMTP
20 12 (14.29%) QA
20 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
21 11 (13.10%) FreeMarker
21 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database 11g
21 11 (13.10%) Squid

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 23 (27.38%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.48%) LDAP
2 13 (15.48%) SMTP
3 11 (13.10%) SNMP
4 9 (10.71%) WAN
4 9 (10.71%) LAN
5 8 (9.52%) HTTP
5 8 (9.52%) Internet
6 7 (8.33%) Firewall
6 7 (8.33%) DNS
7 6 (7.14%) Kerberos
7 6 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 4 (4.76%) SAN
8 4 (4.76%) NAS
9 1 (1.19%) SSL
9 1 (1.19%) Wireless
9 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.33%) MySQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.19%) DB2
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.19%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Advertising
2 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) C++ Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.48%) C# Developer
5 12 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
5 12 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Administrator
6 11 (13.10%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (13.10%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (8.33%) Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.76%) Tester
11 4 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Perl Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) HTML
2 11 (13.10%) FreeMarker
2 11 (13.10%) Middleware
3 3 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (2.38%) STL
4 2 (2.38%) LAMP
4 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.38%) jQuery
4 2 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.19%) CSS3
5 1 (1.19%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (1.19%) J2EE
5 1 (1.19%) EJB
5 1 (1.19%) Spring
5 1 (1.19%) JSF
5 1 (1.19%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.19%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.19%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) XML
5 1 (1.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) PKI
2 9 (10.71%) Open Source
3 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.76%) Derivative
4 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) iPhone
5 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) UNIX
2 32 (38.10%) Windows
3 27 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.14%) Solaris
5 5 (5.95%) CentOS
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.76%) AIX
6 4 (4.76%) HPUX
7 1 (1.19%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.90%) Software Deployment
3 7 (8.33%) ITIL
4 6 (7.14%) OO
4 6 (7.14%) TDD
4 6 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.95%) Performance Testing
5 5 (5.95%) DevOps
6 4 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (3.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.57%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.57%) Time Management
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.38%) UML
8 2 (2.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) Java
2 36 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 34 (40.48%) Perl
4 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 30 (35.71%) C++
6 24 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 20 (23.81%) C#
8 16 (19.05%) Python
9 14 (16.67%) C
10 11 (13.10%) SQL
11 8 (9.52%) Ruby
12 7 (8.33%) Korn
13 4 (4.76%) Bourne shell
14 3 (3.57%) PHP
15 1 (1.19%) VB
15 1 (1.19%) PHP5
15 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.19%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.05%) DV Cleared
3 19 (22.62%) Degree
4 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.95%) ISEB
6 1 (1.19%) LPIC
6 1 (1.19%) CCENT
6 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) qmail
2 11 (13.10%) Squid
3 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.95%) NFS
6 1 (1.19%) Postfix
6 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Zenoss
2 6 (7.14%) YUM
2 6 (7.14%) Puppet
2 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.10%) Saba
5 10 (11.90%) VMware
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) NetApp
7 4 (4.76%) Veritas
7 4 (4.76%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) Juniper
8 2 (2.38%) Coverity
8 2 (2.38%) Wind River
9 1 (1.19%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) Zend
9 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.19%) Intel
9 1 (1.19%) Sybase
9 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.19%) JBoss
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