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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 1 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 40.35% 14.29% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.14% 16.67% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 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 £40,000
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
28 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 49.12% 85.71% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 11
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 30 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (48.00%) UNIX
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) IBM
4 10 (40.00%) AIX
4 10 (40.00%) DB2
4 10 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 10 (40.00%) MySQL
5 8 (32.00%) Electronics
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) C++
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
6 7 (28.00%) C#
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Time Management
7 5 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (12.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) AWK
9 3 (12.00%) Korn
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.00%) Symantec
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco
9 3 (12.00%) HTTP
9 3 (12.00%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
1 10 (40.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) XML
1 3 (12.00%) XSD
1 3 (12.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) UNIX
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) AWK
5 3 (12.00%) Korn
5 3 (12.00%) sed
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
1 11 (44.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
Tewkesbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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