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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 77 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.28% 21.57% 15.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.11% 53.23% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 71 22 21
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,900 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
122 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.64% 40.52% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 110 48 53
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
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 1 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (41.10%) Windows
2 50 (34.25%) Java
3 49 (33.56%) UNIX
4 47 (32.19%) C++
5 45 (30.82%) Security Cleared
6 42 (28.77%) Bash Shell
7 38 (26.03%) SQL
8 36 (24.66%) Python
9 34 (23.29%) Ruby
10 31 (21.23%) SC Cleared
10 31 (21.23%) C#
11 28 (19.18%) DV Cleared
12 27 (18.49%) Perl
12 27 (18.49%) VMware
13 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (15.75%) MS Exchange
15 22 (15.07%) STL
15 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
17 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
17 20 (13.70%) JavaScript
17 20 (13.70%) DNS
17 20 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (13.01%) Firewall
19 17 (11.64%) Finance
19 17 (11.64%) Electronics
19 17 (11.64%) Oracle
19 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (11.64%) Degree
20 16 (10.96%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (15.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.16%) JBoss
3 7 (4.79%) Apache
3 7 (4.79%) IIS
4 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) SaaS
2 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.70%) DNS
2 19 (13.01%) Firewall
3 15 (10.27%) MPLS
4 14 (9.59%) VPN
5 12 (8.22%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.85%) SAN
7 7 (4.79%) SMTP
8 6 (4.11%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.42%) GPRS
9 5 (3.42%) GSM
9 5 (3.42%) PSTN
9 5 (3.42%) Internet
9 5 (3.42%) 3G
9 5 (3.42%) SS7
9 5 (3.42%) LTE
10 3 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.05%) HTTP
10 3 (2.05%) SNMP
11 2 (1.37%) DHCP
11 2 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.74%) Big Data
4 3 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.05%) MySQL
5 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Selenium
2 5 (3.42%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.05%) NeoLoad
3 3 (2.05%) JUnit
3 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.05%) JMeter
3 3 (2.05%) Maven
4 2 (1.37%) JIRA
4 2 (1.37%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
2 17 (11.64%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Electronics
3 16 (10.96%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.90%) Marketing
5 9 (6.16%) Aerospace
6 6 (4.11%) Automotive
7 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.37%) Avionics
8 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Developer
2 23 (15.75%) Support Engineer
2 23 (15.75%) C++ Developer
3 21 (14.38%) Analyst
4 18 (12.33%) Software Engineer
4 18 (12.33%) Test Analyst
5 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) Systems Support
6 10 (6.85%) Junior
7 9 (6.16%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Tester
9 7 (4.79%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Programmer
11 5 (3.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.07%) STL
2 12 (8.22%) HTML
2 12 (8.22%) .NET
3 11 (7.53%) Web Services
4 10 (6.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (6.16%) J2EE
6 8 (5.48%) CSS
7 7 (4.79%) SOAP
7 7 (4.79%) REST
7 7 (4.79%) XML
8 6 (4.11%) MFC
8 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.05%) Spring
9 3 (2.05%) JSF
9 3 (2.05%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.05%) JSON
9 3 (2.05%) Spring MVC
9 3 (2.05%) jQuery
9 3 (2.05%) JPA
9 3 (2.05%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) DTV
2 10 (6.85%) Statistics
2 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.79%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.05%) Physics
5 3 (2.05%) VHDL
6 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.37%) Clustering
6 2 (1.37%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 60 (41.10%) Windows
2 49 (33.56%) UNIX
3 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.79%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.79%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.11%) CentOS
8 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.05%) Solaris
10 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.68%) Android
11 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (10.27%) Incident Management
3 15 (10.27%) Software Engineering
4 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.90%) SDLC
5 13 (8.90%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (8.90%) Programme Management
5 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.16%) Scrum
7 8 (5.48%) ITIL
7 8 (5.48%) Coaching
7 8 (5.48%) Software Architecture
8 7 (4.79%) Cyber Security
8 7 (4.79%) UML
8 7 (4.79%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.11%) BDD
9 6 (4.11%) Software Delivery
10 5 (3.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.25%) Java
2 47 (32.19%) C++
3 42 (28.77%) Bash Shell
4 38 (26.03%) SQL
5 36 (24.66%) Python
6 34 (23.29%) Ruby
7 31 (21.23%) C#
8 27 (18.49%) Perl
9 20 (13.70%) JavaScript
9 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
10 14 (9.59%) C
11 8 (5.48%) PHP
12 5 (3.42%) VB
13 4 (2.74%) Korn
14 3 (2.05%) AWK
14 3 (2.05%) sed
15 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.37%) R
16 1 (0.68%) Lua
Qualifications
1 45 (30.82%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.23%) SC Cleared
3 28 (19.18%) DV Cleared
4 17 (11.64%) Degree
5 3 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) PhD
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.16%) Firmware
4 7 (4.79%) vSphere
5 5 (3.42%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.05%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.05%) WSUS
3 2 (1.37%) Puppet
3 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (18.49%) VMware
2 17 (11.64%) Oracle
3 16 (10.96%) Cisco
4 14 (9.59%) Juniper
4 14 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 13 (8.90%) SAP
6 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
7 10 (6.85%) IBM
7 10 (6.85%) ServiceNow
8 6 (4.11%) Citrix
9 5 (3.42%) HP
9 5 (3.42%) Dell
9 5 (3.42%) EMC
10 2 (1.37%) Avaya
10 2 (1.37%) Apple
11 1 (0.68%) Sophos
11 1 (0.68%) BT
11 1 (0.68%) NetApp
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
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