The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 165 155 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.33% 16.44% 14.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.69% 58.05% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 151 113 123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

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
286 267 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.78% 28.31% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 199 284
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -6 48 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Cheltenham -4 43 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Cirencester +3 4 £32,500 -9.09% 2
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 210 (52.37%) Security Cleared
2 206 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (50.62%) Java
4 159 (39.65%) Python
5 140 (34.91%) DV Cleared
6 138 (34.41%) Software Engineering
7 137 (34.16%) C++
8 125 (31.17%) Windows
9 124 (30.92%) Cybersecurity
10 119 (29.68%) Scrum
11 118 (29.43%) C
12 110 (27.43%) JIRA
13 102 (25.44%) Web Services
14 95 (23.69%) MySQL
15 88 (21.95%) MongoDB
16 87 (21.70%) Perl
16 87 (21.70%) Unix
16 87 (21.70%) VMware
17 84 (20.95%) Spring
17 84 (20.95%) REST
18 83 (20.70%) Finance
19 82 (20.45%) Hibernate
20 79 (19.70%) SOAP
21 78 (19.45%) JavaScript
21 78 (19.45%) JBoss
22 77 (19.20%) Kanban
23 76 (18.95%) Git (software)
23 76 (18.95%) Telecoms
24 75 (18.70%) Manufacturing
25 73 (18.20%) XML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 78 (19.45%) JBoss
2 54 (13.47%) Mule
2 54 (13.47%) Mule ESB
3 51 (12.72%) Tomcat
4 27 (6.73%) Confluence
5 20 (4.99%) Apache Pig
5 20 (4.99%) WebLogic
5 20 (4.99%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.99%) Apache
7 14 (3.49%) Apache Spark
7 14 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (2.00%) IIS
9 7 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.75%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.50%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 61 (15.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 61 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (14.96%) SaaS
3 42 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (3.99%) PaaS
5 13 (3.24%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
8 1 (0.25%) Mailgun
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.22%) Firewall
2 43 (10.72%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.24%) SAN
4 15 (3.74%) SSH
5 13 (3.24%) HTTP
5 13 (3.24%) LAN
5 13 (3.24%) NetScaler
5 13 (3.24%) Network Security
6 11 (2.74%) WAN
7 7 (1.75%) FCoE
7 7 (1.75%) Internet
7 7 (1.75%) SNMP
8 5 (1.25%) SSL
9 4 (1.00%) FTP
9 4 (1.00%) Software-Defined Radio
9 4 (1.00%) Wireless
10 2 (0.50%) DNS
10 2 (0.50%) POP3
10 2 (0.50%) RS-485
10 2 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (23.69%) MySQL
2 88 (21.95%) MongoDB
3 73 (18.20%) NoSQL
4 48 (11.97%) Big Data
5 44 (10.97%) Hadoop
6 42 (10.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (5.99%) SQL Server
8 21 (5.24%) Apache Hive
9 18 (4.49%) OrientDB
10 14 (3.49%) RDBMS
10 14 (3.49%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.75%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.25%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.50%) DB2
15 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
16 1 (0.25%) Redis
16 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 110 (27.43%) JIRA
2 76 (18.95%) Git (software)
3 66 (16.46%) JUnit
4 44 (10.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 42 (10.47%) IntelliJ
5 42 (10.47%) Selenium
6 40 (9.98%) Jenkins
7 34 (8.48%) Cucumber
8 26 (6.48%) Bitbucket
9 17 (4.24%) Zephyr
10 15 (3.74%) JMeter
10 15 (3.74%) LoadRunner
10 15 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.74%) EasyMock
12 7 (1.75%) Redmine
12 7 (1.75%) Vagrant
13 6 (1.50%) Maven
13 6 (1.50%) Subversion
14 5 (1.25%) Robot Framework
14 5 (1.25%) WATIR
General
1 83 (20.70%) Finance
2 76 (18.95%) Telecoms
3 75 (18.70%) Manufacturing
4 67 (16.71%) Marketing
5 65 (16.21%) Electronics
6 48 (11.97%) Retail
7 23 (5.74%) Games
8 4 (1.00%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.75%) Banking
10 2 (0.50%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (25.69%) Developer
2 92 (22.94%) Software Engineer
3 48 (11.97%) Java Developer
4 44 (10.97%) Linux Engineer
5 35 (8.73%) Analyst
5 35 (8.73%) Senior Developer
5 35 (8.73%) Test Engineer
6 34 (8.48%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (8.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 30 (7.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 28 (6.98%) Java Engineer
10 27 (6.73%) Java Software Engineer
11 22 (5.49%) Administrator
12 21 (5.24%) C++ Software Engineer
13 20 (4.99%) Test Analyst
14 19 (4.74%) PHP Developer
14 19 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
15 17 (4.24%) Consultant
15 17 (4.24%) Software Test Engineer
15 17 (4.24%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (25.44%) Web Services
2 84 (20.95%) REST
2 84 (20.95%) Spring
3 82 (20.45%) Hibernate
4 79 (19.70%) SOAP
5 73 (18.20%) XML
6 69 (17.21%) Apache Camel
6 69 (17.21%) CSS
7 68 (16.96%) HTML
8 63 (15.71%) JSON
9 59 (14.71%) Spring MVC
10 54 (13.47%) JPA
10 54 (13.47%) Spring Integration
11 47 (11.72%) HTML5
12 46 (11.47%) Java EE
13 40 (9.98%) CSS3
14 38 (9.48%) jQuery
15 36 (8.98%) J2EE
16 22 (5.49%) LAMP
16 22 (5.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.49%) Cyber Defence
4 20 (4.99%) Cybercrime
5 17 (4.24%) Data Centre
5 17 (4.24%) PKI
6 15 (3.74%) Wiki
7 14 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (3.24%) Driving Licence
8 13 (3.24%) Replication
9 10 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (2.49%) Device Driver
10 9 (2.24%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.24%) VHDL
11 8 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (1.50%) User Experience
13 5 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
14 2 (0.50%) Cyber Warfare
14 2 (0.50%) EMC VNX
14 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 125 (31.17%) Windows
2 87 (21.70%) Unix
3 42 (10.47%) Android
4 33 (8.23%) Mac OS X
5 32 (7.98%) Apple iOS
5 32 (7.98%) CentOS
5 32 (7.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (6.98%) Windows Server
7 23 (5.74%) Solaris
8 18 (4.49%) AIX
9 15 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.00%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.75%) Debian
13 6 (1.50%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.00%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.37%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (34.41%) Software Engineering
3 124 (30.92%) Cybersecurity
4 119 (29.68%) Scrum
5 77 (19.20%) Kanban
6 72 (17.96%) TDD
7 70 (17.46%) BDD
8 68 (16.96%) MVC
9 65 (16.21%) Integration Testing
9 65 (16.21%) Programme Management
10 62 (15.46%) Digital Marketing
11 61 (15.21%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (14.71%) DevOps
13 48 (11.97%) Reverse Engineering
14 46 (11.47%) E-Commerce
15 43 (10.72%) Configuration Management
16 39 (9.73%) OO
16 39 (9.73%) Penetration Testing
17 35 (8.73%) Test Scripting
18 33 (8.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 203 (50.62%) Java
2 159 (39.65%) Python
3 137 (34.16%) C++
4 118 (29.43%) C
5 87 (21.70%) Perl
6 78 (19.45%) JavaScript
7 68 (16.96%) SQL
8 66 (16.46%) C#
9 63 (15.71%) Ruby
10 62 (15.46%) Bash Shell
11 32 (7.98%) PHP
12 28 (6.98%) Objective-C
13 13 (3.24%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.00%) VB
15 7 (1.75%) Korn
15 7 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.75%) XPath
16 5 (1.25%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 210 (52.37%) Security Cleared
2 140 (34.91%) DV Cleared
3 55 (13.72%) Degree
4 39 (9.73%) SC Cleared
5 38 (9.48%) GIAC
6 36 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (8.73%) CCNA
7 35 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (8.73%) CISSP
7 35 (8.73%) ISEB
7 35 (8.73%) ISTQB
7 35 (8.73%) Linux+ Certification
7 35 (8.73%) MCSE
7 35 (8.73%) Network+ Certification
7 35 (8.73%) SANS
7 35 (8.73%) SSCP
8 28 (6.98%) CompTIA Security+
8 28 (6.98%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.00%) QA
2 6 (1.50%) GPG13
3 3 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) SDET
System Software
1 66 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (10.22%) Docker
3 37 (9.23%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.24%) Dovecot
4 13 (3.24%) Postfix
5 11 (2.74%) Active Directory
6 9 (2.24%) NFS
6 9 (2.24%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.75%) Samba
8 6 (1.50%) vSphere
9 2 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.50%) Snort
9 2 (0.50%) XenApp
10 1 (0.25%) Firmware
10 1 (0.25%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (13.97%) Puppet
2 20 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (3.74%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.24%) Ansible
5 9 (2.24%) Nagios
6 6 (1.50%) ArcSight ESM
6 6 (1.50%) Salt
7 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.50%) Nessus
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.50%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.50%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.50%) SnapVault
7 2 (0.50%) WSUS
8 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.25%) OpenView
8 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (21.70%) VMware
2 63 (15.71%) SAP
3 58 (14.46%) Oracle
4 54 (13.47%) Apple
4 54 (13.47%) HP
5 46 (11.47%) Red Hat
6 37 (9.23%) Microsoft
7 20 (4.99%) Cisco
8 19 (4.74%) CheckPoint
9 15 (3.74%) Atlassian
10 13 (3.24%) Intel
10 13 (3.24%) ProCurve
10 13 (3.24%) Sun
11 10 (2.49%) EMC
12 9 (2.24%) NetApp
13 8 (2.00%) ArcSight
14 7 (1.75%) F5
14 7 (1.75%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.50%) Crossbeam
15 6 (1.50%) Splunk
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Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum
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Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Cirencester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + shares + benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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