The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 192 137 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.30% 14.96% 13.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.38% 41.27% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 157 103 99
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
318 332 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.62% 36.24% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 258 272 205
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Gloucestershire region.

Linux Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +5 74 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Cheltenham +18 47 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Cirencester -1 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Tewkesbury +5 4 £40,000 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 159 (44.17%) Windows
2 128 (35.56%) C++
3 127 (35.28%) Security Cleared
4 122 (33.89%) Java
5 114 (31.67%) C
6 102 (28.33%) VMware
7 94 (26.11%) Python
8 85 (23.61%) Microsoft
8 85 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 85 (23.61%) DV Cleared
9 84 (23.33%) Ruby
9 84 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (22.22%) UNIX
11 75 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 66 (18.33%) Bash Shell
13 65 (18.06%) SC Cleared
14 60 (16.67%) C#
15 59 (16.39%) SQL
15 59 (16.39%) Cisco
16 56 (15.56%) Perl
16 56 (15.56%) HTML
17 55 (15.28%) JavaScript
18 54 (15.00%) Finance
19 53 (14.72%) Scrum
20 52 (14.44%) MySQL
20 52 (14.44%) Oracle
21 49 (13.61%) DevOps
22 46 (12.78%) TCP/IP
22 46 (12.78%) Firewall
23 45 (12.50%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 34 (9.44%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.50%) Node.js
3 20 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.44%) JBoss
4 16 (4.44%) Apache
5 13 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.06%) IIS
7 10 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.78%) Mule
8 9 (2.50%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.83%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (7.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.78%) TCP/IP
1 46 (12.78%) Firewall
2 37 (10.28%) DNS
3 34 (9.44%) MPLS
4 32 (8.89%) SAN
5 20 (5.56%) Wireless
5 20 (5.56%) LAN
6 18 (5.00%) VPN
7 17 (4.72%) SMTP
7 17 (4.72%) BGP
7 17 (4.72%) EIGRP
7 17 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (3.89%) Internet
9 13 (3.61%) HTTP
10 8 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.94%) DHCP
11 7 (1.94%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.39%) GPRS
12 5 (1.39%) GSM
12 5 (1.39%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.44%) MySQL
2 45 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 38 (10.56%) MongoDB
4 24 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 23 (6.39%) Big Data
6 19 (5.28%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.28%) SQLite
14 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.28%) ClearCase
3 18 (5.00%) JIRA
4 15 (4.17%) WinDbg
4 15 (4.17%) GDB
5 13 (3.61%) IntelliJ
5 13 (3.61%) Maven
6 12 (3.33%) JUnit
7 11 (3.06%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.78%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.22%) NeoLoad
9 8 (2.22%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.22%) JMeter
9 8 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.39%) Selenium
11 4 (1.11%) Metasploit
11 4 (1.11%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.11%) Subversion
12 3 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 54 (15.00%) Finance
2 44 (12.22%) Military
3 43 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 34 (9.44%) Marketing
4 34 (9.44%) Electronics
5 31 (8.61%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.78%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
8 6 (1.67%) Games
8 6 (1.67%) Automotive
9 4 (1.11%) Legal
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 95 (26.39%) Developer
2 75 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 59 (16.39%) Analyst
4 35 (9.72%) Support Engineer
5 32 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 29 (8.06%) C++ Developer
7 27 (7.50%) Test Analyst
8 19 (5.28%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.00%) Network Analyst
10 17 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 17 (4.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 16 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (4.44%) Architect
11 16 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (4.17%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.89%) Tester
13 14 (3.89%) Administrator
14 12 (3.33%) Junior
15 11 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
15 11 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (15.56%) HTML
2 44 (12.22%) HTML5
3 39 (10.83%) CSS
4 37 (10.28%) Hibernate
5 35 (9.72%) Spring
5 35 (9.72%) Web Services
6 31 (8.61%) REST
7 29 (8.06%) Apache Camel
8 28 (7.78%) .NET
8 28 (7.78%) STL
9 27 (7.50%) J2EE
10 23 (6.39%) CSS3
11 22 (6.11%) JSON
11 22 (6.11%) jQuery
11 22 (6.11%) SOAP
11 22 (6.11%) Middleware
12 19 (5.28%) XML
13 14 (3.89%) Spring MVC
13 14 (3.89%) JPA
13 14 (3.89%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.78%) DTV
2 25 (6.94%) Visualisation
3 21 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.28%) PKI
5 14 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.61%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.78%) Replication
7 10 (2.78%) Statistics
8 9 (2.50%) Clustering
9 7 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.83%) Physics
10 3 (0.83%) VHDL
10 3 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.28%) SCADA
11 1 (0.28%) User Experience
11 1 (0.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 159 (44.17%) Windows
2 80 (22.22%) UNIX
3 25 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.61%) CentOS
8 10 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.50%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.22%) Amazon Linux
11 7 (1.94%) Solaris
12 4 (1.11%) Debian
13 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.83%) AIX
14 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 53 (14.72%) Scrum
4 49 (13.61%) DevOps
5 44 (12.22%) Cyber Security
5 44 (12.22%) Information Security
6 42 (11.67%) SDLC
7 41 (11.39%) Configuration Management
8 36 (10.00%) ITIL
9 32 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (8.06%) Time Management
11 28 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
11 28 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (7.78%) Programme Management
12 25 (6.94%) BDD
13 24 (6.67%) TDD
13 24 (6.67%) Project Management
14 22 (6.11%) Mentoring
15 21 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (35.56%) C++
2 122 (33.89%) Java
3 114 (31.67%) C
4 94 (26.11%) Python
5 84 (23.33%) Ruby
6 66 (18.33%) Bash Shell
7 60 (16.67%) C#
8 59 (16.39%) SQL
9 56 (15.56%) Perl
10 55 (15.28%) JavaScript
11 41 (11.39%) PHP
12 17 (4.72%) Shell Script
13 16 (4.44%) Assembly Language
14 12 (3.33%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.50%) VBScript
15 9 (2.50%) Embedded C
15 9 (2.50%) Embedded C++
16 6 (1.67%) Korn
17 4 (1.11%) sed
17 4 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (35.28%) Security Cleared
2 85 (23.61%) DV Cleared
3 65 (18.06%) SC Cleared
4 33 (9.17%) Degree
5 25 (6.94%) CCNA
5 25 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.61%) MCITP
8 11 (3.06%) MCSA
9 9 (2.50%) MCSE
10 6 (1.67%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.11%) PhD
12 4 (1.11%) EnCE
12 4 (1.11%) GIAC
12 4 (1.11%) GCFA
12 4 (1.11%) CEH
12 4 (1.11%) GPEN
13 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.17%) QA
2 13 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 30 (8.33%) vSphere
4 29 (8.06%) Active Directory
5 18 (5.00%) Firmware
6 8 (2.22%) XenApp
7 5 (1.39%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.11%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.83%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.56%) KVM
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.28%) Postfix
11 1 (0.28%) Snort
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (3.06%) WSUS
2 10 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.50%) Puppet
3 9 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.22%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.94%) SCCM
5 7 (1.94%) SCOM
5 7 (1.94%) Zenoss
5 7 (1.94%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (1.67%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 102 (28.33%) VMware
2 85 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 59 (16.39%) Cisco
4 52 (14.44%) Oracle
5 33 (9.17%) Red Hat
6 32 (8.89%) Juniper
7 28 (7.78%) SAP
8 22 (6.11%) Citrix
9 20 (5.56%) IBM
10 18 (5.00%) NetApp
11 16 (4.44%) HP
12 14 (3.89%) Symantec
13 13 (3.61%) Apple
14 12 (3.33%) CheckPoint
14 12 (3.33%) Nokia
15 10 (2.78%) ServiceNow
16 8 (2.22%) Sophos
17 6 (1.67%) SolarWinds
17 6 (1.67%) Dell
18 5 (1.39%) EMC
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 per annum + 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
IT Recruitment Company
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Prestige Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago