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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 146 191 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.41% 21.44% 20.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.82% 65.19% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 117 163 124
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
341 293 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.66% 32.88% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 277 251 229
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 43 £41,500 +7.79% 8
Cheltenham -10 32 £40,000 +2.56% 10
Cirencester +8 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Tewkesbury -10 6 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Filton - 1 - -
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 185 (53.01%) Windows
2 107 (30.66%) SQL
3 100 (28.65%) Security Cleared
4 88 (25.21%) C++
4 88 (25.21%) VMware
5 87 (24.93%) Oracle
6 86 (24.64%) Python
7 85 (24.36%) Java
8 84 (24.07%) MySQL
8 84 (24.07%) TCP/IP
8 84 (24.07%) Firewall
9 81 (23.21%) Software Engineering
10 77 (22.06%) Perl
11 75 (21.49%) PHP
12 68 (19.48%) DV Cleared
13 65 (18.62%) Cisco
14 63 (18.05%) UNIX
15 62 (17.77%) Cyber Security
16 61 (17.48%) Degree
16 61 (17.48%) HTML
16 61 (17.48%) DNS
17 60 (17.19%) Bash Shell
18 59 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
19 58 (16.62%) C
20 55 (15.76%) Microsoft
20 55 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (14.90%) C#
21 52 (14.90%) JavaScript
22 48 (13.75%) SQL Server
23 47 (13.47%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 37 (10.60%) Apache
3 16 (4.58%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.30%) IIS
5 12 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.87%) JBoss
7 7 (2.01%) CMS
7 7 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.86%) Node.js
8 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.86%) Drupal
9 2 (0.57%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) Mule
10 1 (0.29%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 25 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.29%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (24.07%) TCP/IP
1 84 (24.07%) Firewall
2 61 (17.48%) DNS
3 47 (13.47%) HTTP
4 46 (13.18%) Internet
5 39 (11.17%) VPN
6 33 (9.46%) SMTP
7 32 (9.17%) LDAP
8 28 (8.02%) DHCP
9 26 (7.45%) Telnet
10 24 (6.88%) FTP
10 24 (6.88%) SSL
11 21 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (4.87%) SAN
12 17 (4.87%) MPLS
13 14 (4.01%) Network Security
14 8 (2.29%) SNMP
15 7 (2.01%) Kerberos
15 7 (2.01%) Ethernet
15 7 (2.01%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (24.07%) MySQL
2 48 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.87%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.29%) DB2
7 6 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.15%) Big Data
10 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.29%) SQLite
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.73%) Subversion
3 14 (4.01%) Maven
4 13 (3.72%) JIRA
5 8 (2.29%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.01%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.01%) JMeter
6 7 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.01%) NeoLoad
7 6 (1.72%) WinDbg
7 6 (1.72%) GDB
7 6 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.86%) Selenium
8 3 (0.86%) Hudson
8 3 (0.86%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.29%) Ant
10 1 (0.29%) JUnit
10 1 (0.29%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 35 (10.03%) Aerospace
2 30 (8.60%) Finance
3 19 (5.44%) Electronics
4 14 (4.01%) Games
4 14 (4.01%) Military
5 7 (2.01%) Marketing
6 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.86%) Retail
8 2 (0.57%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (38.40%) Developer
2 63 (18.05%) Software Engineer
3 47 (13.47%) Software Developer
4 36 (10.32%) Analyst
5 35 (10.03%) PHP Developer
6 25 (7.16%) Support Engineer
7 23 (6.59%) Consultant
7 23 (6.59%) C++ Developer
8 21 (6.02%) Network Engineer
9 20 (5.73%) Systems Administrator
9 20 (5.73%) Java Developer
10 19 (5.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 18 (5.16%) Administrator
11 18 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (5.16%) Programmer
12 17 (4.87%) Lead Network Engineer
13 16 (4.58%) Software Programmer
14 15 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (4.01%) Test Analyst
15 14 (4.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.48%) HTML
2 39 (11.17%) CSS
3 26 (7.45%) LAMP
3 26 (7.45%) jQuery
3 26 (7.45%) Qt
4 20 (5.73%) JSON
5 18 (5.16%) HTML5
5 18 (5.16%) .NET
6 15 (4.30%) J2EE
6 15 (4.30%) ASP.NET
7 14 (4.01%) RESTful
7 14 (4.01%) REST
8 11 (3.15%) Web Services
9 9 (2.58%) XML
9 9 (2.58%) Hibernate
9 9 (2.58%) Spring
10 8 (2.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (2.29%) Middleware
11 7 (2.01%) CSS3
11 7 (2.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.16%) Open Source
3 10 (2.87%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.58%) PKI
5 8 (2.29%) Replication
5 8 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.72%) Clustering
7 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.57%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.57%) Physics
9 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.57%) EPoS
9 2 (0.57%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.29%) DTV
10 1 (0.29%) GIS
10 1 (0.29%) SCADA
10 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 185 (53.01%) Windows
2 63 (18.05%) UNIX
3 26 (7.45%) Solaris
4 19 (5.44%) AIX
5 12 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.29%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.01%) Debian
9 6 (1.72%) CentOS
10 5 (1.43%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.86%) HPUX
11 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.57%) Android
12 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.21%) Software Engineering
2 62 (17.77%) Cyber Security
3 38 (10.89%) OO
4 34 (9.74%) Information Security
5 32 (9.17%) ITIL
6 30 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (8.02%) OOD
8 27 (7.74%) Time Management
9 23 (6.59%) DevOps
10 21 (6.02%) Unit Testing
11 20 (5.73%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (4.87%) Signal Processing
13 16 (4.58%) Digital Signal Processing
13 16 (4.58%) Network Architecture
14 15 (4.30%) TDD
15 14 (4.01%) HOOD
15 14 (4.01%) Test Automation
15 14 (4.01%) Incident Management
16 13 (3.72%) MVC
16 13 (3.72%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 107 (30.66%) SQL
2 88 (25.21%) C++
3 86 (24.64%) Python
4 85 (24.36%) Java
5 77 (22.06%) Perl
6 75 (21.49%) PHP
7 60 (17.19%) Bash Shell
8 58 (16.62%) C
9 52 (14.90%) C#
9 52 (14.90%) JavaScript
10 31 (8.88%) Ruby
11 27 (7.74%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.01%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.44%) Assembly Language
14 7 (2.01%) VB
14 7 (2.01%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.86%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.57%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 100 (28.65%) Security Cleared
2 68 (19.48%) DV Cleared
3 61 (17.48%) Degree
4 43 (12.32%) SC Cleared
5 24 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (6.30%) CCNA
7 14 (4.01%) ISEB
8 13 (3.72%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.72%) CCNP
9 6 (1.72%) VCP4
10 5 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.43%) GCIA
10 5 (1.43%) GCIH
11 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.57%) MCSA
12 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.57%) MCITP
12 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.29%) MCTS
13 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.44%) SLA
2 7 (2.01%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 59 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (8.31%) Active Directory
3 24 (6.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.01%) qmail
4 7 (2.01%) vSphere
5 5 (1.43%) Snort
6 3 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.86%) Firmware
7 2 (0.57%) Postfix
7 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.29%) XenServer
8 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (2.58%) Puppet
2 8 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.01%) Zenoss
3 7 (2.01%) yum
3 7 (2.01%) Nagios
4 5 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.86%) OpenView
5 3 (0.86%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.86%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.57%) SCCM
6 2 (0.57%) SCOM
7 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 88 (25.21%) VMware
2 87 (24.93%) Oracle
3 65 (18.62%) Cisco
4 55 (15.76%) Microsoft
5 31 (8.88%) Juniper
6 30 (8.60%) Red Hat
7 21 (6.02%) CheckPoint
8 13 (3.72%) IBM
9 10 (2.87%) Symantec
10 8 (2.29%) Citrix
11 7 (2.01%) HP
12 5 (1.43%) LogRhythm
13 4 (1.15%) NetApp
13 4 (1.15%) Saba
14 3 (0.86%) BT
14 3 (0.86%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.86%) BMC
15 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.57%) Freescale
15 2 (0.57%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wotton-Under-Edge, Gloucestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago