The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tewkesbury 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 1 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 35.71% 17.65% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.98% 37.50% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 1
Average salary £36,000 £30,750 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tewkesbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 58.57% 47.06% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 15
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Tewkesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Tewkesbury region.

Linux Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

Linux
Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Tewkesbury region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 23 (67.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) UNIX
4 12 (35.29%) C++
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 12 (35.29%) IBM
4 12 (35.29%) Electronics
4 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) MySQL
5 11 (32.35%) DB2
5 11 (32.35%) AIX
5 11 (32.35%) Quality Management
6 8 (23.53%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) SLA
6 8 (23.53%) VMware
6 8 (23.53%) Time Management
7 5 (14.71%) Java
7 5 (14.71%) SQL
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 5 (14.71%) Firewall
8 4 (11.76%) Perl
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Python
8 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 4 (11.76%) HTTP
8 4 (11.76%) VPN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) MySQL
1 11 (32.35%) DB2
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
1 3 (8.82%) XSD
1 3 (8.82%) XSLT
1 3 (8.82%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) XHTML
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) UNIX
3 11 (32.35%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Quality Management
3 8 (23.53%) Time Management
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.94%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.94%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Information Management
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) AWK
5 3 (8.82%) Korn
5 3 (8.82%) sed
6 2 (5.88%) C
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
1 12 (35.29%) IBM
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Symantec
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
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Salary: £20 - £45 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago