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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 148 155 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.07% 15.39% 20.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.70% 47.11% 64.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 130 156
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
261 329 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.34% 32.67% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 276 245
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham +18 61 £48,250 +20.62% 11
Gloucester 0 45 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Tewkesbury +7 4 £41,500 -7.77% 2
Cirencester -3 2 £35,750 -20.55%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 170 (53.97%) Java
2 140 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 131 (41.59%) Windows
4 125 (39.68%) C#
5 121 (38.41%) C++
6 113 (35.87%) Software Engineering
7 111 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (29.84%) C
9 91 (28.89%) Python
10 89 (28.25%) Ruby
11 88 (27.94%) Telecoms
12 87 (27.62%) DV Cleared
13 81 (25.71%) Unix
14 77 (24.44%) TCP/IP
15 73 (23.17%) JavaScript
16 71 (22.54%) HTML
17 70 (22.22%) Web Services
18 68 (21.59%) Oracle
19 65 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
20 63 (20.00%) MongoDB
21 62 (19.68%) Firewall
22 61 (19.37%) SQL
23 60 (19.05%) Scrum
24 59 (18.73%) VMware
24 59 (18.73%) Finance
25 57 (18.10%) SC Cleared
26 56 (17.78%) Hadoop
26 56 (17.78%) SDLC
27 54 (17.14%) JBoss
28 51 (16.19%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 54 (17.14%) JBoss
2 33 (10.48%) Apache Pig
3 30 (9.52%) Apache
3 30 (9.52%) IIS
4 25 (7.94%) MS Exchange
5 22 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 19 (6.03%) Mule
6 19 (6.03%) Mule ESB
7 14 (4.44%) Node.js
8 11 (3.49%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.90%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.59%) Confluence
13 4 (1.27%) nginx
14 3 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
16 1 (0.32%) SAS
16 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 42 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.98%) SaaS
3 19 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.54%) IaaS
5 7 (2.22%) PaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (24.44%) TCP/IP
2 62 (19.68%) Firewall
3 40 (12.70%) DNS
4 28 (8.89%) DHCP
5 22 (6.98%) Internet
6 17 (5.40%) SMTP
7 16 (5.08%) VPN
8 13 (4.13%) SSL
9 11 (3.49%) SAN
10 9 (2.86%) HTTP
10 9 (2.86%) MPLS
11 7 (2.22%) Wireless
12 6 (1.90%) BGP
12 6 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (1.90%) OSPF
13 5 (1.59%) EIGRP
13 5 (1.59%) HSRP
13 5 (1.59%) Network Security
13 5 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 56 (17.78%) Hadoop
3 48 (15.24%) MySQL
4 43 (13.65%) Big Data
4 43 (13.65%) NoSQL
5 37 (11.75%) SQL Server
6 33 (10.48%) Apache Hive
7 19 (6.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (3.49%) OrientDB
9 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.54%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.54%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.63%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.63%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (14.60%) JIRA
2 42 (13.33%) Selenium
3 37 (11.75%) JUnit
4 31 (9.84%) Git (software)
5 20 (6.35%) Cucumber
6 19 (6.03%) IntelliJ
7 16 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 15 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.22%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.59%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.59%) JMeter
10 5 (1.59%) Maven
10 5 (1.59%) NeoLoad
10 5 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.27%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.95%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.95%) RSpec
13 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 88 (27.94%) Telecoms
2 59 (18.73%) Finance
3 45 (14.29%) Electronics
3 45 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 42 (13.33%) Marketing
5 21 (6.67%) Retail
6 7 (2.22%) Military
7 6 (1.90%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.27%) Banking
8 4 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Avionics
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (23.49%) Software Engineer
2 73 (23.17%) Developer
3 48 (15.24%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.43%) Analyst
5 21 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 19 (6.03%) Principal Engineer
7 19 (6.03%) Support Engineer
8 18 (5.71%) Principal Software Engineer
9 16 (5.08%) C++ Developer
9 16 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 14 (4.44%) Test Manager
11 13 (4.13%) Administrator
12 12 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (3.81%) Tester
13 10 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.17%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (2.86%) Server Support
14 9 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.54%) HTML
2 70 (22.22%) Web Services
3 49 (15.56%) Hibernate
4 46 (14.60%) Java EE
5 41 (13.02%) STL
6 40 (12.70%) CSS
6 40 (12.70%) XML
7 39 (12.38%) SOAP
8 38 (12.06%) REST
9 35 (11.11%) jQuery
10 31 (9.84%) J2EE
11 27 (8.57%) HTML5
12 25 (7.94%) EJB
12 25 (7.94%) Spring
13 24 (7.62%) Apache Camel
13 24 (7.62%) JSF
14 20 (6.35%) AngularJS
14 20 (6.35%) JSON
14 20 (6.35%) LAMP
15 19 (6.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (14.60%) Cybercrime
3 14 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.49%) Visualisation
5 10 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.17%) PKI
6 9 (2.86%) Digital Media
7 8 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.90%) User Experience
9 5 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.59%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.59%) VHDL
10 4 (1.27%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.63%) AS400
11 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 131 (41.59%) Windows
2 81 (25.71%) Unix
3 37 (11.75%) Apple iOS
4 35 (11.11%) Android
5 33 (10.48%) Windows Server
6 29 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (4.44%) CentOS
10 10 (3.17%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.86%) AIX
12 8 (2.54%) Debian
12 8 (2.54%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.90%) Solaris
14 5 (1.59%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (1.59%) FreeNAS
15 2 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (35.87%) Software Engineering
2 111 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
4 60 (19.05%) Scrum
5 56 (17.78%) SDLC
6 51 (16.19%) Configuration Management
7 49 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
8 45 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
9 44 (13.97%) Ethical Hacking
10 42 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
10 42 (13.33%) Programme Management
11 38 (12.06%) ITIL
12 34 (10.79%) Mobile Development
13 33 (10.48%) Multithreading
14 30 (9.52%) BDD
15 28 (8.89%) Software Testing
16 27 (8.57%) Kanban
17 26 (8.25%) E-Commerce
17 26 (8.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 170 (53.97%) Java
2 125 (39.68%) C#
3 121 (38.41%) C++
4 94 (29.84%) C
5 91 (28.89%) Python
6 89 (28.25%) Ruby
7 73 (23.17%) JavaScript
8 61 (19.37%) SQL
9 45 (14.29%) Perl
10 36 (11.43%) Bash Shell
11 33 (10.48%) Objective-C
12 18 (5.71%) PHP
12 18 (5.71%) Shell Script
13 11 (3.49%) VB
14 9 (2.86%) Assembly Language
14 9 (2.86%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.59%) Scala
15 5 (1.59%) VBScript
16 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.32%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 140 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 87 (27.62%) DV Cleared
3 57 (18.10%) SC Cleared
4 46 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (12.70%) MCSE
7 39 (12.38%) CCNA
8 37 (11.75%) GIAC
9 33 (10.48%) CISSP
9 33 (10.48%) Degree
9 33 (10.48%) Linux+ Certification
9 33 (10.48%) SANS
9 33 (10.48%) SSCP
10 16 (5.08%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (4.13%) MCITP
12 9 (2.86%) ISEB
12 9 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (2.86%) MCSA
13 7 (2.22%) CEH
14 6 (1.90%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.13%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.30%) vSphere
3 14 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.17%) Dovecot
6 6 (1.90%) Postfix
6 6 (1.90%) XenApp
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.32%) Firmware
9 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.86%) SCCM
1 9 (2.86%) SCOM
2 8 (2.54%) Backup Exec
2 8 (2.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 8 (2.54%) NetBackup
2 8 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.54%) Puppet
3 7 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (2.22%) WSUS
4 6 (1.90%) HP UCMDB
5 5 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.59%) Cisco IPCC
5 5 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (1.27%) EnCase
6 4 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.27%) OpenView
7 3 (0.95%) cPanel
7 3 (0.95%) Plesk
7 3 (0.95%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 68 (21.59%) Oracle
2 59 (18.73%) VMware
3 43 (13.65%) SAP
4 35 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 32 (10.16%) Red Hat
6 31 (9.84%) Cisco
7 25 (7.94%) HP
8 24 (7.62%) Apple
9 12 (3.81%) Sophos
10 10 (3.17%) Palo Alto
11 9 (2.86%) Symantec
12 8 (2.54%) Citrix
13 7 (2.22%) NetApp
14 6 (1.90%) Atlassian
15 5 (1.59%) Dell
15 5 (1.59%) IBM
15 5 (1.59%) Juniper
16 4 (1.27%) Dynatrace
17 3 (0.95%) NetWitness
17 3 (0.95%) Sourcefire
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus/pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, bonus and others
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago