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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 214 154 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.07% 16.59% 19.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.73% 55.80% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 178 122 145
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,800 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
384 276 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.43% 29.74% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 319 230 240
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +2 60 £50,000 +27.38% 5
Cheltenham +8 51 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Tewkesbury +10 25 £36,000 +17.07% 3
Cirencester +9 2 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Stroud - 1 £30,000 -
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 180 (52.63%) Windows
2 106 (30.99%) SQL
2 106 (30.99%) Security Cleared
3 103 (30.12%) Python
4 99 (28.95%) C++
5 93 (27.19%) Java
6 91 (26.61%) TCP/IP
7 87 (25.44%) Oracle
8 81 (23.68%) UNIX
8 81 (23.68%) Firewall
9 79 (23.10%) Perl
10 78 (22.81%) VMware
11 76 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 73 (21.35%) HTML
13 72 (21.05%) MySQL
14 71 (20.76%) PHP
15 67 (19.59%) Degree
16 65 (19.01%) JavaScript
17 61 (17.84%) Cyber Security
18 60 (17.54%) DV Cleared
19 59 (17.25%) C#
20 54 (15.79%) Cisco
20 54 (15.79%) Bash Shell
21 53 (15.50%) DNS
21 53 (15.50%) Microsoft
21 53 (15.50%) SC Cleared
22 48 (14.04%) C
22 48 (14.04%) Internet
23 46 (13.45%) HTTP
23 46 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.06%) Apache
3 14 (4.09%) JBoss
4 12 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.22%) Joomla!
5 11 (3.22%) CMS
6 10 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.92%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.05%) IIS
7 7 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.29%) ArcSDE
11 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 20 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (26.61%) TCP/IP
2 81 (23.68%) Firewall
3 53 (15.50%) DNS
4 48 (14.04%) Internet
5 46 (13.45%) HTTP
6 36 (10.53%) SMTP
7 30 (8.77%) LDAP
8 28 (8.19%) VPN
8 28 (8.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 27 (7.89%) DHCP
10 25 (7.31%) Telnet
11 23 (6.73%) FTP
11 23 (6.73%) SSL
12 16 (4.68%) SAN
13 13 (3.80%) Network Security
14 12 (3.51%) LAN
15 10 (2.92%) MPLS
16 8 (2.34%) WAN
16 8 (2.34%) IPv4
16 8 (2.34%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (21.05%) MySQL
2 34 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.26%) DB2
4 12 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.22%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.46%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.29%) Big Data
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 13 (3.80%) GDB
2 11 (3.22%) Subversion
3 8 (2.34%) Maven
3 8 (2.34%) GCC
4 6 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 5 (1.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.46%) Bugzilla
5 5 (1.46%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.17%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.17%) JIRA
7 2 (0.58%) Selenium
7 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.29%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.29%) JMeter
8 1 (0.29%) JUnit
8 1 (0.29%) TestNG
General
1 38 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 22 (6.43%) Electronics
3 20 (5.85%) Finance
4 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.05%) Military
5 5 (1.46%) Games
5 5 (1.46%) Advertising
6 3 (0.88%) Retail
7 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (40.64%) Developer
2 55 (16.08%) Software Engineer
3 43 (12.57%) Software Developer
4 32 (9.36%) Analyst
5 31 (9.06%) C++ Developer
6 25 (7.31%) PHP Developer
7 23 (6.73%) Consultant
8 20 (5.85%) Support Engineer
8 20 (5.85%) Network Engineer
8 20 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
8 20 (5.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 19 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (5.26%) Administrator
11 16 (4.68%) Java Developer
11 16 (4.68%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (4.68%) Programmer
11 16 (4.68%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (4.68%) Lead Network Engineer
12 15 (4.39%) Applications Developer
13 14 (4.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (21.35%) HTML
2 41 (11.99%) CSS
3 34 (9.94%) jQuery
4 30 (8.77%) J2EE
5 19 (5.56%) XML
6 18 (5.26%) Qt
6 18 (5.26%) HTML5
7 16 (4.68%) LAMP
8 15 (4.39%) REST
9 12 (3.51%) STL
10 11 (3.22%) .NET
10 11 (3.22%) ASP.NET
10 11 (3.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (2.92%) XSD
11 10 (2.92%) XSLT
12 9 (2.63%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (2.63%) CakePHP
12 9 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (2.05%) CSS3
13 7 (2.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.02%) Open Source
3 13 (3.80%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.34%) PKI
6 5 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.17%) EPoS
8 3 (0.88%) Clustering
8 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.58%) Physics
9 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.58%) Replication
9 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) User Experience
10 1 (0.29%) Statistics
10 1 (0.29%) SCADA
10 1 (0.29%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 180 (52.63%) Windows
2 81 (23.68%) UNIX
3 32 (9.36%) Solaris
4 28 (8.19%) AIX
5 12 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.22%) Debian
7 7 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.46%) SUSE
8 5 (1.46%) HPUX
9 3 (0.88%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 61 (17.84%) Cyber Security
3 28 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
4 27 (7.89%) Information Security
4 27 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (7.31%) ITIL
6 24 (7.02%) OO
7 23 (6.73%) Time Management
8 20 (5.85%) OOD
8 20 (5.85%) MVC
9 18 (5.26%) Quality Management
9 18 (5.26%) TDD
10 15 (4.39%) Network Architecture
11 13 (3.80%) Test Automation
11 13 (3.80%) Computer Forensics
12 12 (3.51%) Scrum
12 12 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (3.51%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.22%) Test Scripting
14 10 (2.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (30.99%) SQL
2 103 (30.12%) Python
3 99 (28.95%) C++
4 93 (27.19%) Java
5 79 (23.10%) Perl
6 71 (20.76%) PHP
7 65 (19.01%) JavaScript
8 59 (17.25%) C#
9 54 (15.79%) Bash Shell
10 48 (14.04%) C
11 43 (12.57%) Ruby
12 38 (11.11%) Shell Script
13 22 (6.43%) PowerShell
14 15 (4.39%) VB
15 13 (3.80%) Assembly Language
16 7 (2.05%) Bourne shell
16 7 (2.05%) Korn
17 4 (1.17%) AWK
18 3 (0.88%) sed
19 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 106 (30.99%) Security Cleared
2 67 (19.59%) Degree
3 60 (17.54%) DV Cleared
4 53 (15.50%) SC Cleared
5 19 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.97%) CCNA
7 16 (4.68%) ISEB
8 12 (3.51%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.75%) CCNP
11 5 (1.46%) GCIA
11 5 (1.46%) GCIH
12 4 (1.17%) MCP
12 4 (1.17%) MCSE
13 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.58%) MCITP
14 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.29%) LPIC
15 1 (0.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.80%) SLA
2 9 (2.63%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 46 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.60%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.85%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.34%) qmail
5 5 (1.46%) Samba
5 5 (1.46%) Snort
6 3 (0.88%) vSphere
6 3 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.29%) Postfix
8 1 (0.29%) Squid
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.05%) Nagios
1 7 (2.05%) Zenoss
1 7 (2.05%) yum
1 7 (2.05%) Puppet
1 7 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.17%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.88%) OpenView
4 3 (0.88%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.58%) SCCM
5 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.29%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 87 (25.44%) Oracle
2 78 (22.81%) VMware
3 54 (15.79%) Cisco
4 53 (15.50%) Microsoft
5 35 (10.23%) Red Hat
6 24 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 24 (7.02%) Juniper
7 23 (6.73%) IBM
8 14 (4.09%) Zend
9 9 (2.63%) Citrix
9 9 (2.63%) Symantec
10 8 (2.34%) HP
11 7 (2.05%) NetApp
12 6 (1.75%) Saba
12 6 (1.75%) Adobe
13 5 (1.46%) LogRhythm
14 4 (1.17%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.17%) Sencha
15 3 (0.88%) BT
15 3 (0.88%) BMC
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20 - £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Hol+ 2 x Matched Pen + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Hol+ 2 x Matched Pen + More
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Tewkesbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago