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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 167 147 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.73% 16.07% 25.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.39% 50.87% 66.76%
Number of salaries quoted 132 135 205
Average salary £39,500 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £51,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
435 289 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.36% 31.58% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 333 266 301
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,000 £46,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -4 54 £44,500 +15.58% 5
Cheltenham -7 36 £37,000 -5.12% 5
Tewkesbury +2 9 £38,500 -14.44% 1
Cirencester +5 7 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Stroud - 3 £29,500 -
Filton - 1 - -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 166 (49.70%) Windows
2 110 (32.93%) Security Cleared
3 100 (29.94%) VMware
4 99 (29.64%) C++
5 85 (25.45%) Java
6 84 (25.15%) C
6 84 (25.15%) SQL
7 83 (24.85%) Python
8 82 (24.55%) MySQL
8 82 (24.55%) Oracle
8 82 (24.55%) DV Cleared
9 81 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (23.05%) Software Engineering
11 71 (21.26%) Firewall
12 69 (20.66%) Cisco
13 66 (19.76%) Perl
13 66 (19.76%) PHP
14 61 (18.26%) TCP/IP
15 59 (17.66%) Microsoft
16 58 (17.37%) HTML
17 56 (16.77%) Bash Shell
18 55 (16.47%) Cyber Security
18 55 (16.47%) JavaScript
19 54 (16.17%) UNIX
19 54 (16.17%) SC Cleared
20 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
21 50 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (14.07%) DNS
23 46 (13.77%) Degree
23 46 (13.77%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (12.57%) MS Exchange
2 33 (9.88%) Apache
3 17 (5.09%) WebLogic
3 17 (5.09%) IIS
4 12 (3.59%) JBoss
5 11 (3.29%) Node.js
6 10 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.40%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.50%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.90%) CMS
10 3 (0.90%) Drupal
11 2 (0.60%) Mule
11 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.30%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.30%) nginx
12 1 (0.30%) Confluence
12 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.30%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 27 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.30%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (21.26%) Firewall
2 61 (18.26%) TCP/IP
3 47 (14.07%) DNS
4 35 (10.48%) VPN
5 32 (9.58%) Internet
6 28 (8.38%) HTTP
7 24 (7.19%) LDAP
7 24 (7.19%) SMTP
8 23 (6.89%) SAN
9 22 (6.59%) MPLS
10 18 (5.39%) DHCP
11 16 (4.79%) FTP
11 16 (4.79%) SSL
11 16 (4.79%) Telnet
12 12 (3.59%) Wireless
13 11 (3.29%) SNMP
14 10 (2.99%) LAN
15 9 (2.69%) Network Security
16 8 (2.40%) Ethernet
16 8 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (24.55%) MySQL
2 52 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.69%) Oracle Database
4 16 (4.79%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (3.29%) Big Data
7 10 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.60%) DB2
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.30%) SQLite
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 37 (11.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.39%) Subversion
3 16 (4.79%) Maven
4 14 (4.19%) JIRA
5 11 (3.29%) WinDbg
5 11 (3.29%) GDB
6 10 (2.99%) ClearCase
7 8 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.40%) JMeter
7 8 (2.40%) NeoLoad
7 8 (2.40%) Mercurial
8 7 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.50%) JUnit
10 4 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.20%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.90%) Hudson
12 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.30%) Ant
General
1 34 (10.18%) Finance
2 30 (8.98%) Military
3 24 (7.19%) Electronics
4 22 (6.59%) Aerospace
5 15 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.49%) Games
6 14 (4.19%) Marketing
7 12 (3.59%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (38.92%) Developer
2 71 (21.26%) Software Engineer
3 51 (15.27%) Software Developer
4 35 (10.48%) Analyst
5 34 (10.18%) PHP Developer
6 30 (8.98%) Support Engineer
7 21 (6.29%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.99%) C++ Developer
8 20 (5.99%) Test Analyst
9 18 (5.39%) Consultant
9 18 (5.39%) Programmer
10 17 (5.09%) Software Programmer
11 16 (4.79%) Network Engineer
11 16 (4.79%) Web Developer
12 15 (4.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 14 (4.19%) Administrator
13 14 (4.19%) C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (3.89%) C++ Software Developer
14 13 (3.89%) Lead Network Engineer
15 12 (3.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (17.37%) HTML
2 45 (13.47%) CSS
3 26 (7.78%) HTML5
4 25 (7.49%) JSON
5 23 (6.89%) LAMP
6 22 (6.59%) J2EE
7 20 (5.99%) .NET
7 20 (5.99%) Hibernate
7 20 (5.99%) Spring
7 20 (5.99%) jQuery
8 18 (5.39%) Qt
8 18 (5.39%) REST
9 17 (5.09%) CSS3
9 17 (5.09%) Web Services
10 15 (4.49%) STL
11 14 (4.19%) SOAP
11 14 (4.19%) RESTful
12 12 (3.59%) Middleware
12 12 (3.59%) Apache Camel
13 11 (3.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.69%) Visualisation
3 17 (5.09%) Open Source
4 13 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.59%) PKI
6 11 (3.29%) Replication
7 10 (2.99%) Clustering
8 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.40%) DTV
10 5 (1.50%) Physics
11 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.90%) VHDL
13 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.60%) EqualLogic
14 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.30%) EPoS
14 1 (0.30%) Smartcard
14 1 (0.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 166 (49.70%) Windows
2 54 (16.17%) UNIX
3 16 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.89%) Solaris
6 11 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.99%) AIX
8 9 (2.69%) CentOS
9 7 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.50%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.20%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.90%) Android
12 3 (0.90%) Debian
12 3 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.05%) Software Engineering
2 55 (16.47%) Cyber Security
3 50 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (12.87%) Information Security
5 40 (11.98%) ITIL
6 39 (11.68%) DevOps
7 31 (9.28%) OO
8 29 (8.68%) Time Management
9 27 (8.08%) Scrum
10 24 (7.19%) OOD
10 24 (7.19%) Configuration Management
11 21 (6.29%) Unit Testing
12 20 (5.99%) TDD
13 19 (5.69%) Incident Management
14 17 (5.09%) Service Management
15 16 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (4.49%) Project Management
16 15 (4.49%) MVC
16 15 (4.49%) Mentoring
16 15 (4.49%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 99 (29.64%) C++
2 85 (25.45%) Java
3 84 (25.15%) C
3 84 (25.15%) SQL
4 83 (24.85%) Python
5 66 (19.76%) Perl
5 66 (19.76%) PHP
6 56 (16.77%) Bash Shell
7 55 (16.47%) JavaScript
8 41 (12.28%) C#
8 41 (12.28%) Ruby
9 24 (7.19%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.89%) Assembly Language
11 8 (2.40%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.40%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.10%) Bourne shell
13 5 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.20%) Korn
15 3 (0.90%) Lua
15 3 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 82 (24.55%) DV Cleared
3 54 (16.17%) SC Cleared
4 46 (13.77%) Degree
5 26 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (7.49%) CCNA
7 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.10%) ISEB
8 7 (2.10%) MCITP
9 6 (1.80%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.50%) MCSA
11 4 (1.20%) PhD
11 4 (1.20%) CCNP
11 4 (1.20%) MCSE
11 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.60%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.60%) GCIA
12 2 (0.60%) GCIH
13 1 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.10%) SLA
1 7 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 81 (24.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (10.78%) Active Directory
3 34 (10.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.09%) vSphere
5 12 (3.59%) Firmware
6 7 (2.10%) qmail
7 4 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.60%) Snort
8 2 (0.60%) XenApp
9 1 (0.30%) XenServer
9 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.30%) KVM
9 1 (0.30%) iptables
9 1 (0.30%) Samba
9 1 (0.30%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (3.29%) Puppet
2 10 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.40%) Zenoss
4 7 (2.10%) Nagios
4 7 (2.10%) yum
5 6 (1.80%) Hyperic
6 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.20%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.60%) WSUS
7 2 (0.60%) SCCM
7 2 (0.60%) SCOM
7 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.30%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 100 (29.94%) VMware
2 82 (24.55%) Oracle
3 69 (20.66%) Cisco
4 59 (17.66%) Microsoft
5 33 (9.88%) Juniper
6 24 (7.19%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.69%) CheckPoint
8 15 (4.49%) Citrix
9 13 (3.89%) HP
10 10 (2.99%) IBM
10 10 (2.99%) Symantec
11 9 (2.69%) NetApp
12 8 (2.40%) SAP
13 6 (1.80%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.50%) Apple
15 4 (1.20%) Nokia
15 4 (1.20%) Dell
15 4 (1.20%) EMC
15 4 (1.20%) Zend
15 4 (1.20%) BT
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Cripps Barn Group Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago