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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 214 131 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.90% 15.65% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.67% 43.23% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 167 97 88
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
347 303 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.89% 36.20% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 182
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +9 77 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Cheltenham +16 55 £41,250 +42.24% 5
Cirencester -3 8 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Tewkesbury -5 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 155 (40.47%) Windows
2 148 (38.64%) C++
2 148 (38.64%) Java
3 138 (36.03%) Security Cleared
4 120 (31.33%) C
5 106 (27.68%) Python
6 105 (27.42%) Ruby
7 97 (25.33%) UNIX
7 97 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (25.07%) DV Cleared
9 94 (24.54%) Software Engineering
10 93 (24.28%) VMware
11 85 (22.19%) C#
12 74 (19.32%) Microsoft
12 74 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 71 (18.54%) Telecoms
14 70 (18.28%) Bash Shell
15 65 (16.97%) SC Cleared
16 64 (16.71%) HTML
17 63 (16.45%) JavaScript
18 62 (16.19%) Finance
19 59 (15.40%) Perl
19 59 (15.40%) SQL
20 57 (14.88%) TCP/IP
20 57 (14.88%) Scrum
21 56 (14.62%) Firewall
22 55 (14.36%) Oracle
23 53 (13.84%) SDLC
24 51 (13.32%) Cyber Security
25 49 (12.79%) DevOps

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (10.18%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.05%) Node.js
3 24 (6.27%) JBoss
4 19 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.66%) Apache
6 13 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.87%) IIS
7 11 (2.87%) Mule
7 11 (2.87%) Mule ESB
8 10 (2.61%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.83%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.52%) CMS
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Spatial
13 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (9.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.88%) TCP/IP
2 56 (14.62%) Firewall
3 36 (9.40%) DNS
4 35 (9.14%) SAN
5 33 (8.62%) MPLS
6 20 (5.22%) LAN
7 19 (4.96%) Wireless
8 17 (4.44%) BGP
8 17 (4.44%) EIGRP
8 17 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (4.44%) SMTP
8 17 (4.44%) VPN
9 13 (3.39%) HTTP
10 12 (3.13%) Internet
11 9 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (1.83%) Ethernet
13 6 (1.57%) DHCP
14 5 (1.31%) PSTN
14 5 (1.31%) GPRS
14 5 (1.31%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.70%) MySQL
2 41 (10.70%) MongoDB
3 32 (8.36%) Big Data
4 22 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.70%) RDBMS
6 15 (3.92%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.39%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (2.61%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.96%) JIRA
3 18 (4.70%) ClearCase
3 18 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.92%) Maven
5 14 (3.66%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (3.66%) JUnit
5 14 (3.66%) IntelliJ
6 12 (3.13%) Selenium
7 11 (2.87%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.87%) GDB
7 11 (2.87%) WinDbg
8 8 (2.09%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.83%) Metasploit
10 6 (1.57%) JMeter
10 6 (1.57%) NeoLoad
11 4 (1.04%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.04%) Subversion
12 3 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (18.54%) Telecoms
2 62 (16.19%) Finance
3 43 (11.23%) Electronics
4 42 (10.97%) Manufacturing
5 40 (10.44%) Marketing
6 36 (9.40%) Military
7 11 (2.87%) Aerospace
8 9 (2.35%) Retail
9 7 (1.83%) Legal
10 6 (1.57%) Automotive
11 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.52%) Games
11 2 (0.52%) Avionics
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (22.19%) Developer
2 82 (21.41%) Software Engineer
3 62 (16.19%) Analyst
4 33 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 31 (8.09%) C++ Developer
6 26 (6.79%) Test Analyst
7 25 (6.53%) Software Developer
8 22 (5.74%) Java Developer
9 18 (4.70%) Network Analyst
10 17 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (4.44%) Architect
11 16 (4.18%) Tester
11 16 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (3.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 14 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (3.13%) Team Leader
14 12 (3.13%) Administrator
14 12 (3.13%) Junior
15 11 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.71%) HTML
2 47 (12.27%) HTML5
3 44 (11.49%) Web Services
4 40 (10.44%) CSS
5 39 (10.18%) STL
5 39 (10.18%) Hibernate
6 38 (9.92%) REST
7 32 (8.36%) Spring
7 32 (8.36%) J2EE
8 29 (7.57%) Apache Camel
9 28 (7.31%) jQuery
10 26 (6.79%) .NET
11 25 (6.53%) SOAP
12 24 (6.27%) XML
13 22 (5.74%) CSS3
14 21 (5.48%) Middleware
15 15 (3.92%) JSON
16 14 (3.66%) Spring MVC
16 14 (3.66%) JPA
17 13 (3.39%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.92%) DTV
2 23 (6.01%) Visualisation
3 18 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.70%) PKI
4 13 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 12 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.61%) Statistics
8 9 (2.35%) Cybercrime
9 8 (2.09%) Clustering
9 8 (2.09%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.83%) Replication
11 4 (1.04%) User Experience
12 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.78%) Physics
12 3 (0.78%) VHDL
12 3 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 155 (40.47%) Windows
2 97 (25.33%) UNIX
3 29 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.92%) CentOS
8 14 (3.66%) Amazon Linux
9 12 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.87%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.87%) Android
11 10 (2.61%) Windows 7
12 9 (2.35%) Windows XP
13 8 (2.09%) Solaris
14 7 (1.83%) Debian
15 5 (1.31%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.04%) AIX
17 2 (0.52%) FreeBSD
18 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (24.54%) Software Engineering
3 57 (14.88%) Scrum
4 53 (13.84%) SDLC
5 51 (13.32%) Cyber Security
6 49 (12.79%) DevOps
7 43 (11.23%) Configuration Management
8 40 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (9.92%) Digital Marketing
9 38 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (9.92%) Programme Management
10 36 (9.40%) Information Security
11 35 (9.14%) ITIL
12 29 (7.57%) Reverse Engineering
13 28 (7.31%) E-Commerce
13 28 (7.31%) Mentoring
13 28 (7.31%) BDD
14 27 (7.05%) TDD
15 26 (6.79%) Penetration Testing
16 25 (6.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (38.64%) C++
1 148 (38.64%) Java
2 120 (31.33%) C
3 106 (27.68%) Python
4 105 (27.42%) Ruby
5 85 (22.19%) C#
6 70 (18.28%) Bash Shell
7 63 (16.45%) JavaScript
8 59 (15.40%) Perl
8 59 (15.40%) SQL
9 30 (7.83%) PHP
10 21 (5.48%) Shell Script
11 19 (4.96%) Assembly Language
12 14 (3.66%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.39%) Objective-C
14 12 (3.13%) VBScript
15 7 (1.83%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.83%) Embedded C++
16 5 (1.31%) VB
17 4 (1.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 138 (36.03%) Security Cleared
2 96 (25.07%) DV Cleared
3 65 (16.97%) SC Cleared
4 35 (9.14%) Degree
5 31 (8.09%) CCNA
5 31 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (5.74%) MCSE
8 17 (4.44%) GIAC
9 14 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (3.13%) MCITP
10 12 (3.13%) MCSA
11 10 (2.61%) CISSP
11 10 (2.61%) SSCP
11 10 (2.61%) Linux+ Certification
12 8 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.83%) GCFA
13 7 (1.83%) CEH
13 7 (1.83%) EnCE
13 7 (1.83%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.70%) QA
2 13 (3.39%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (10.44%) Hyper-V
3 27 (7.05%) vSphere
4 26 (6.79%) Active Directory
5 16 (4.18%) Firmware
6 11 (2.87%) XenApp
7 5 (1.31%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.52%) XenServer
10 2 (0.52%) KVM
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.26%) Postfix
11 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (4.44%) Puppet
1 17 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.66%) WSUS
3 12 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.87%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.61%) Zenoss
5 10 (2.61%) WhatsUp Gold
5 10 (2.61%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.83%) SCCM
6 7 (1.83%) SCOM
7 6 (1.57%) Hyperic
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 93 (24.28%) VMware
2 74 (19.32%) Microsoft
3 55 (14.36%) Oracle
4 47 (12.27%) Cisco
5 43 (11.23%) Red Hat
6 38 (9.92%) SAP
7 33 (8.62%) Juniper
8 26 (6.79%) Citrix
9 21 (5.48%) NetApp
10 20 (5.22%) IBM
11 17 (4.44%) Symantec
12 13 (3.39%) HP
12 13 (3.39%) Apple
13 12 (3.13%) CheckPoint
13 12 (3.13%) Nokia
13 12 (3.13%) Sophos
14 10 (2.61%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.57%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.31%) Dell
16 5 (1.31%) EMC
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Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
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