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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 24.00% 17.14% 9.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 60.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £34,250 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
27 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 54.00% 28.57% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 15
Average salary £36,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,200
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 27 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (34.29%) Electronics
3 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 12 (34.29%) C++
3 12 (34.29%) MySQL
3 12 (34.29%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle
4 11 (31.43%) IBM
5 10 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 10 (28.57%) DB2
5 10 (28.57%) AIX
6 8 (22.86%) SLA
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) Time Management
7 7 (20.00%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (14.29%) Symantec
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (11.43%) VPN
9 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.43%) HTTP
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 4 (11.43%) Python
9 4 (11.43%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 10 (28.57%) DB2
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.86%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (34.29%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Applications Support
2 8 (22.86%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) XSD
2 2 (5.71%) XSLT
3 1 (2.86%) XHTML
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) UNIX
3 10 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) CentOS
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 8 (22.86%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.86%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C++
2 7 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) AWK
6 2 (5.71%) Korn
6 2 (5.71%) sed
6 2 (5.71%) C
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
1 11 (31.43%) IBM
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Symantec
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago