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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 8.33% 23.08% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 81.82% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £28,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 16.67% 28.21% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 11
Average salary £28,000 £38,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware