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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 183 130 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.07% 13.92% 16.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.69% 41.53% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 146 106 119
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,250 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
361 313 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.64% 33.51% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 289 267 232
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 3 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 +7 74 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Cheltenham +20 43 £37,500 +0.67% 2
Tewkesbury +12 6 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Cirencester -2 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Stroud - 1 £29,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 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 (46.36%) Windows
2 116 (33.82%) C++
3 114 (33.24%) Security Cleared
4 106 (30.90%) Java
5 103 (30.03%) C
6 100 (29.15%) VMware
7 84 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 82 (23.91%) Python
9 81 (23.62%) Microsoft
10 79 (23.03%) DV Cleared
11 70 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
11 70 (20.41%) Software Engineering
12 67 (19.53%) UNIX
13 66 (19.24%) Ruby
14 64 (18.66%) Bash Shell
15 63 (18.37%) SQL
16 60 (17.49%) MySQL
16 60 (17.49%) Cisco
17 58 (16.91%) SC Cleared
18 54 (15.74%) Oracle
19 51 (14.87%) SQL Server
19 51 (14.87%) Perl
19 51 (14.87%) PHP
20 49 (14.29%) C#
20 49 (14.29%) HTML
21 48 (13.99%) JavaScript
21 48 (13.99%) TCP/IP
22 47 (13.70%) Scrum
22 47 (13.70%) DevOps
23 46 (13.41%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 32 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.41%) Apache
2 22 (6.41%) Node.js
3 17 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.37%) IIS
5 12 (3.50%) JBoss
5 12 (3.50%) WebLogic
6 11 (3.21%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.33%) Mule
8 7 (2.04%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) nginx
11 1 (0.29%) Confluence
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 26 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (5.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.17%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.99%) TCP/IP
2 46 (13.41%) Firewall
3 37 (10.79%) DNS
4 33 (9.62%) SAN
5 32 (9.33%) MPLS
6 21 (6.12%) LAN
7 18 (5.25%) VPN
8 17 (4.96%) Internet
8 17 (4.96%) Wireless
9 16 (4.66%) BGP
9 16 (4.66%) EIGRP
10 15 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (4.37%) SMTP
11 14 (4.08%) HTTP
12 8 (2.33%) DHCP
13 7 (2.04%) Ethernet
13 7 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (1.75%) WAN
15 5 (1.46%) PSTN
15 5 (1.46%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.49%) MySQL
2 51 (14.87%) SQL Server
3 30 (8.75%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.83%) Big Data
6 18 (5.25%) Oracle Database
7 16 (4.66%) RDBMS
8 13 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.92%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.29%) SQLite
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (12.54%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.12%) JIRA
3 16 (4.66%) ClearCase
4 15 (4.37%) WinDbg
4 15 (4.37%) GDB
5 13 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.21%) Maven
6 11 (3.21%) IntelliJ
7 10 (2.92%) JMeter
7 10 (2.92%) JUnit
7 10 (2.92%) NeoLoad
8 9 (2.62%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.62%) Subversion
9 5 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.46%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.87%) Hudson
10 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 46 (13.41%) Finance
2 41 (11.95%) Military
3 32 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 26 (7.58%) Marketing
5 25 (7.29%) Electronics
6 23 (6.71%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.62%) Aerospace
7 9 (2.62%) Games
8 6 (1.75%) Automotive
9 4 (1.17%) Retail
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (29.15%) Developer
2 71 (20.70%) Software Engineer
3 50 (14.58%) Analyst
4 34 (9.91%) Software Developer
4 34 (9.91%) Support Engineer
5 28 (8.16%) C++ Developer
6 23 (6.71%) Test Analyst
7 22 (6.41%) PHP Developer
8 18 (5.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 18 (5.25%) Administrator
9 17 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (4.66%) Network Analyst
10 16 (4.66%) Architect
10 16 (4.66%) Java Developer
10 16 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (3.79%) Programmer
13 12 (3.50%) Tester
13 12 (3.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.29%) HTML
2 37 (10.79%) CSS
2 37 (10.79%) HTML5
3 31 (9.04%) Spring
3 31 (9.04%) Hibernate
4 27 (7.87%) STL
4 27 (7.87%) .NET
5 24 (7.00%) Web Services
5 24 (7.00%) JSON
5 24 (7.00%) REST
5 24 (7.00%) Apache Camel
6 20 (5.83%) CSS3
7 19 (5.54%) jQuery
7 19 (5.54%) Middleware
7 19 (5.54%) J2EE
8 18 (5.25%) SOAP
9 17 (4.96%) XML
10 16 (4.66%) LAMP
11 13 (3.79%) Spring Integration
12 12 (3.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.71%) Visualisation
3 19 (5.54%) DTV
4 16 (4.66%) PKI
5 14 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 12 (3.50%) Replication
8 11 (3.21%) Clustering
9 8 (2.33%) Statistics
10 5 (1.46%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.87%) Physics
12 3 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.87%) VHDL
13 2 (0.58%) EqualLogic
14 1 (0.29%) Wiki
14 1 (0.29%) iPhone
14 1 (0.29%) Cryptography
14 1 (0.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 159 (46.36%) Windows
2 67 (19.53%) UNIX
3 25 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.92%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.92%) CentOS
7 9 (2.62%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.62%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.75%) Solaris
9 5 (1.46%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (1.17%) Debian
11 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.87%) AIX
11 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.58%) Android
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
1 70 (20.41%) Software Engineering
2 47 (13.70%) Scrum
2 47 (13.70%) DevOps
3 42 (12.24%) Information Security
4 41 (11.95%) Cyber Security
5 36 (10.50%) ITIL
5 36 (10.50%) Configuration Management
6 31 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (8.16%) Time Management
8 25 (7.29%) SDLC
9 24 (7.00%) Project Management
10 23 (6.71%) Mentoring
11 22 (6.41%) TDD
12 21 (6.12%) Service Management
13 20 (5.83%) OO
14 19 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (5.54%) Programme Management
14 19 (5.54%) Incident Management
14 19 (5.54%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 116 (33.82%) C++
2 106 (30.90%) Java
3 103 (30.03%) C
4 82 (23.91%) Python
5 66 (19.24%) Ruby
6 64 (18.66%) Bash Shell
7 63 (18.37%) SQL
8 51 (14.87%) Perl
8 51 (14.87%) PHP
9 49 (14.29%) C#
10 48 (13.99%) JavaScript
11 14 (4.08%) Assembly Language
12 13 (3.79%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.21%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.62%) Embedded C
14 9 (2.62%) Embedded C++
15 8 (2.33%) VBScript
16 6 (1.75%) Korn
17 3 (0.87%) Lua
18 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 114 (33.24%) Security Cleared
2 79 (23.03%) DV Cleared
3 58 (16.91%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.87%) Degree
4 27 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (7.87%) CCNA
5 15 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.50%) MCITP
7 11 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.92%) MCSA
9 8 (2.33%) MCSE
10 6 (1.75%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.17%) PhD
12 3 (0.87%) ISEB
12 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.29%) GPEN
13 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.29%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.50%) SLA
2 7 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (11.08%) Hyper-V
3 33 (9.62%) Active Directory
4 28 (8.16%) vSphere
5 19 (5.54%) Firmware
6 7 (2.04%) XenApp
7 5 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.17%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.58%) KVM
10 2 (0.58%) Postfix
11 1 (0.29%) Snort
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.29%) Samba
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.29%) iptables
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.62%) WSUS
2 8 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.04%) SCCM
3 7 (2.04%) SCOM
3 7 (2.04%) Hyperic
4 6 (1.75%) Zenoss
4 6 (1.75%) WhatsUp Gold
4 6 (1.75%) Puppet
5 5 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 100 (29.15%) VMware
2 81 (23.62%) Microsoft
3 60 (17.49%) Cisco
4 54 (15.74%) Oracle
5 31 (9.04%) Juniper
6 25 (7.29%) Red Hat
7 22 (6.41%) Citrix
8 19 (5.54%) SAP
9 18 (5.25%) IBM
9 18 (5.25%) NetApp
10 17 (4.96%) HP
11 14 (4.08%) Symantec
12 12 (3.50%) CheckPoint
13 11 (3.21%) Apple
13 11 (3.21%) Nokia
14 8 (2.33%) ServiceNow
15 7 (2.04%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.04%) Sophos
16 6 (1.75%) Dell
16 6 (1.75%) EMC
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