The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 123 129 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.85% 15.18% 12.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.68% 51.60% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 97 112 131
Average salary £38,500 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.99% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
310 250 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.91% 29.41% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 261 224 365
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
South West

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -1 43 £39,500 -7.05% 8
Cheltenham -23 15 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Cirencester +31 3 £30,000 -4.00% 2
Tewkesbury +7 1 £30,000 -22.58%
Lydney - 1 £33,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (57.19%) Security Cleared
2 136 (48.92%) C++
3 130 (46.76%) Java
4 116 (41.73%) DV Cleared
5 108 (38.85%) Windows
6 101 (36.33%) C#
7 91 (32.73%) Software Engineering
8 88 (31.65%) UNIX
9 79 (28.42%) JavaScript
10 77 (27.70%) C
11 76 (27.34%) VMware
12 75 (26.98%) Shell Script
13 69 (24.82%) SQL
14 68 (24.46%) HTML
14 68 (24.46%) Degree
15 67 (24.10%) Perl
16 58 (20.86%) Red Hat
17 56 (20.14%) Apache
18 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
19 50 (17.99%) Python
19 50 (17.99%) Solaris
20 48 (17.27%) SC Cleared
21 46 (16.55%) HPUX
22 45 (16.19%) ITIL
22 45 (16.19%) Citrix
22 45 (16.19%) TCP/IP
23 43 (15.47%) MySQL
24 41 (14.75%) Cisco
24 41 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 56 (20.14%) Apache
2 23 (8.27%) WebLogic
3 15 (5.40%) MS Exchange
4 14 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (4.68%) IIS
6 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.44%) Lync
7 3 (1.08%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.36%) uWSGI
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.80%) SaaS
2 3 (1.08%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.19%) TCP/IP
2 37 (13.31%) DHCP
3 31 (11.15%) SAN
4 26 (9.35%) Firewall
5 23 (8.27%) LAN
6 22 (7.91%) DNS
7 19 (6.83%) WAN
8 15 (5.40%) Internet
9 14 (5.04%) SMTP
10 13 (4.68%) LDAP
11 12 (4.32%) VPN
12 11 (3.96%) SNMP
13 10 (3.60%) IPv4
13 10 (3.60%) IPv6
13 10 (3.60%) Ethernet
14 8 (2.88%) HTTP
15 6 (2.16%) Kerberos
16 5 (1.80%) VLAN
17 4 (1.44%) NAS
17 4 (1.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.47%) MySQL
2 14 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (4.68%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.72%) DB2
6 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (5.04%) GDB
2 11 (3.96%) LoadRunner
3 10 (3.60%) GCC
4 8 (2.88%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.44%) PVCS
5 4 (1.44%) Subversion
5 4 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.44%) WinDbg
5 4 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.72%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.72%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.72%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 19 (6.83%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.47%) Military
3 13 (4.68%) Finance
4 10 (3.60%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.16%) Advertising
6 2 (0.72%) Games
6 2 (0.72%) Billing
6 2 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (28.78%) Developer
2 49 (17.63%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.79%) C++ Developer
4 26 (9.35%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (7.55%) Consultant
6 19 (6.83%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (6.47%) Technical Consultant
7 18 (6.47%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.40%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (5.40%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.04%) Tester
9 14 (5.04%) C++/Java Developer
10 13 (4.68%) C++/C# Developer
10 13 (4.68%) Software Developer
10 13 (4.68%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.32%) Wintel Engineer
12 11 (3.96%) Administrator
12 11 (3.96%) Analyst
12 11 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (24.46%) HTML
2 31 (11.15%) J2EE
3 25 (8.99%) jQuery
4 19 (6.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 18 (6.47%) HTML5
5 18 (6.47%) XML
6 13 (4.68%) STL
6 13 (4.68%) Middleware
6 13 (4.68%) FreeMarker
7 11 (3.96%) .NET
8 10 (3.60%) CSS
9 7 (2.52%) COM
9 7 (2.52%) LAMP
9 7 (2.52%) D-Bus
9 7 (2.52%) Qt
10 6 (2.16%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.16%) WinForms
10 6 (2.16%) Web Services
11 5 (1.80%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.51%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.63%) PKI
3 19 (6.83%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.76%) Clustering
5 15 (5.40%) Digital Media
6 14 (5.04%) Open Source
7 7 (2.52%) CCTV
7 7 (2.52%) Firmware
8 4 (1.44%) Derivative
8 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.44%) CAN bus
9 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.72%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.36%) Physics
10 1 (0.36%) CMDB
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 108 (38.85%) Windows
2 88 (31.65%) UNIX
3 50 (17.99%) Solaris
4 46 (16.55%) HPUX
5 41 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.68%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.96%) CentOS
9 9 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.16%) AIX
12 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.44%) VxWorks
12 4 (1.44%) Debian
12 4 (1.44%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.36%) Android
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.73%) Software Engineering
2 45 (16.19%) ITIL
3 33 (11.87%) Software Architecture
4 25 (8.99%) Web Development
5 24 (8.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (8.63%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (7.91%) Configuration Management
7 20 (7.19%) TDD
7 20 (7.19%) Computer Forensics
8 19 (6.83%) MVC
8 19 (6.83%) Multithreading
9 17 (6.12%) Scrum
10 15 (5.40%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.68%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (4.68%) Information Security
12 12 (4.32%) Mobile Device Management
12 12 (4.32%) Time Management
13 11 (3.96%) Performance Testing
13 11 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 136 (48.92%) C++
2 130 (46.76%) Java
3 101 (36.33%) C#
4 79 (28.42%) JavaScript
5 77 (27.70%) C
6 75 (26.98%) Shell Script
7 69 (24.82%) SQL
8 67 (24.10%) Perl
9 50 (17.99%) Python
10 40 (14.39%) Bash Shell
11 39 (14.03%) Ruby
12 25 (8.99%) VB
13 12 (4.32%) PHP
14 10 (3.60%) Assembly Language
15 8 (2.88%) Korn
16 6 (2.16%) Embedded C
17 4 (1.44%) Bourne shell
18 3 (1.08%) Embedded C++
18 3 (1.08%) VBScript
19 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 159 (57.19%) Security Cleared
2 116 (41.73%) DV Cleared
3 68 (24.46%) Degree
4 48 (17.27%) SC Cleared
5 24 (8.63%) ISEB
6 14 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (3.96%) CEH
8 8 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.88%) MCITP
9 7 (2.52%) MCSE
10 6 (2.16%) MCSA
10 6 (2.16%) MCP
11 5 (1.80%) MCTS
12 1 (0.36%) CCENT
12 1 (0.36%) LPIC
12 1 (0.36%) HND
12 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.36%) PhD
12 1 (0.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.72%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.72%) TickIT
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) JTAG
System Software
1 41 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (12.59%) Active Directory
3 27 (9.71%) vSphere
4 23 (8.27%) VMware ESX
5 18 (6.47%) Hyper-V
6 16 (5.76%) qmail
7 11 (3.96%) Squid
8 6 (2.16%) KVM
8 6 (2.16%) RHEV
9 5 (1.80%) NFS
10 4 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.36%) Postfix
12 1 (0.36%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 29 (10.43%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.52%) Zenoss
2 7 (2.52%) Nagios
3 6 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.16%) YUM
3 6 (2.16%) Puppet
3 6 (2.16%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.08%) SCCM
5 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 76 (27.34%) VMware
2 58 (20.86%) Red Hat
3 52 (18.71%) Microsoft
4 45 (16.19%) Citrix
5 41 (14.75%) Cisco
6 38 (13.67%) HP
6 38 (13.67%) Oracle
7 31 (11.15%) NetApp
8 27 (9.71%) JBoss
8 27 (9.71%) Symantec
8 27 (9.71%) Veritas
9 23 (8.27%) Brocade
10 13 (4.68%) Saba
11 6 (2.16%) Zend
12 3 (1.08%) Juniper
13 2 (0.72%) Apple
13 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.72%) IBM
13 2 (0.72%) Coverity
13 2 (0.72%) Wind River
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