Period
to 10 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 10 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
10 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 15 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 86 61 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.03% 12.60% 7.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.72% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 37
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,900 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,500 £62,125 £77,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 127 122 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 25.15% 25.21% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 91 101 58
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 10 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 April 2020, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 41 (47.67%) DV Cleared
1 41 (47.67%) Security Cleared
2 34 (39.53%) Windows
3 32 (37.21%) Python
3 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.40%) Java
5 24 (27.91%) DevOps
6 23 (26.74%) AWS
7 21 (24.42%) VMware
8 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.09%) Scrum
9 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
10 18 (20.93%) Docker
11 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
11 16 (18.60%) Firewall
12 15 (17.44%) SQL
12 15 (17.44%) JIRA
12 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
13 14 (16.28%) CentOS
13 14 (16.28%) C++
13 14 (16.28%) PHP
13 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
14 13 (15.12%) MySQL
14 13 (15.12%) C#
14 13 (15.12%) PowerShell
15 12 (13.95%) Bash Shell
15 12 (13.95%) ITIL
15 12 (13.95%) DNS

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.79%) Confluence
2 8 (9.30%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.16%) Mule
5 1 (1.16%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.74%) AWS
2 10 (11.63%) Azure
3 8 (9.30%) SaaS
4 6 (6.98%) PaaS
5 4 (4.65%) IaaS
6 2 (2.33%) GCP
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.16%) GitHub
7 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) Firewall
2 12 (13.95%) DNS
3 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (11.63%) HTTP
5 8 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (8.14%) Internet
6 7 (8.14%) SMTP
7 5 (5.81%) SAN
7 5 (5.81%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.49%) NAS
8 3 (3.49%) SSH
9 2 (2.33%) VSAN
10 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.16%) MPLS
10 1 (1.16%) OSPF
10 1 (1.16%) SSL
10 1 (1.16%) VLAN
10 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) MySQL
2 10 (11.63%) Big Data
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.16%) Impala
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
1 15 (17.44%) JIRA
2 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.30%) IDA Disassembler
3 8 (9.30%) JUnit
4 5 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.81%) Maven
5 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket Server
5 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.49%) EasyMock
7 2 (2.33%) Grunt
7 2 (2.33%) gulp
7 2 (2.33%) Subversion
8 1 (1.16%) git-flow
8 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.16%) Selenium
8 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Legal
2 4 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Electronics
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) IT Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) IT Support
5 8 (9.30%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.81%) Magento Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Spring
2 9 (10.47%) HTML
3 8 (9.30%) Web Services
4 6 (6.98%) CSS
4 6 (6.98%) jQuery
4 6 (6.98%) REST
4 6 (6.98%) XML
5 5 (5.81%) Apache NiFi
5 5 (5.81%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.81%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.65%) Java EE
6 4 (4.65%) JSON
6 4 (4.65%) SOAP
6 4 (4.65%) XSD
7 3 (3.49%) EJB
7 3 (3.49%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (3.49%) Gherkin
7 3 (3.49%) JSF
7 3 (3.49%) LAMP
7 3 (3.49%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.98%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.81%) Wiki
4 4 (4.65%) Cyberattack
4 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.16%) Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 14 (16.28%) CentOS
3 10 (11.63%) Unix
4 8 (9.30%) Android
4 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
4 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.14%) Solaris
6 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.33%) Debian
8 1 (1.16%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) DevOps
3 19 (22.09%) Scrum
4 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) ITIL
6 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (10.47%) Open Source
9 8 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (9.30%) Cyber Intelligence
9 8 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (9.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 8 (9.30%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (8.14%) Analytics
10 7 (8.14%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.14%) MVC
10 7 (8.14%) OO
10 7 (8.14%) OOD
10 7 (8.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) Python
2 27 (31.40%) Java
3 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
5 14 (16.28%) C++
5 14 (16.28%) PHP
6 13 (15.12%) C#
6 13 (15.12%) PowerShell
7 12 (13.95%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.47%) C
9 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.33%) Java 8
10 2 (2.33%) Perl
10 2 (2.33%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.33%) Scala
11 1 (1.16%) Lua
11 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (47.67%) DV Cleared
1 41 (47.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) ISEB
2 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) CCNA
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CEH
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.16%) GIAC
4 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.16%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MCSA
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.16%) SANS
4 1 (1.16%) SSCP
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.65%) NCSC
2 4 (4.65%) NIST
2 4 (4.65%) NIST 800
3 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.93%) Docker
3 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.49%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.16%) Firmware
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Ansible
2 9 (10.47%) Puppet
3 6 (6.98%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.98%) Nagios
4 4 (4.65%) Terraform
5 2 (2.33%) Check_MK
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (2.33%) Grafana
5 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.33%) SCCM
5 2 (2.33%) vRealize
6 1 (1.16%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) VMware
2 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle
5 7 (8.14%) Google
6 6 (6.98%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco
8 2 (2.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
9 1 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) IBM
9 1 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (1.16%) Splunk