Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 47 129 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.13% 19.20% 14.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.81% 63.24% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 118 97
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 89 204 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 17.28% 30.36% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 188 157
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +43.94%
10th Percentile £24,075 £28,600 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cheltenham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 26 (55.32%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Spring
3 20 (42.55%) JIRA
3 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
4 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
5 17 (36.17%) JUnit
5 17 (36.17%) DV Cleared
6 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
7 15 (31.91%) Windows
7 15 (31.91%) Python
8 14 (29.79%) Web Services
8 14 (29.79%) C
8 14 (29.79%) C++
8 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
8 14 (29.79%) DevOps
9 13 (27.66%) CentOS
9 13 (27.66%) REST
9 13 (27.66%) TDD
9 13 (27.66%) Spring MVC
9 13 (27.66%) ITIL
9 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
10 12 (25.53%) SOAP
10 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
10 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
10 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
10 12 (25.53%) Kanban

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 10 (21.28%) JBoss
1 10 (21.28%) Mule
1 10 (21.28%) Mule ESB
1 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.89%) Apache
3 6 (12.77%) Confluence
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (21.28%) SaaS
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.26%) IaaS
6 2 (4.26%) PaaS
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
7 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) NoSQL
2 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
3 10 (21.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (12.77%) Big Data
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
7 3 (6.38%) MySQL
8 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) JIRA
2 17 (36.17%) JUnit
3 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (21.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (21.28%) IntelliJ
5 8 (17.02%) Bitbucket
5 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (14.89%) EasyMock
7 2 (4.26%) CodeSonar
7 2 (4.26%) git-flow
7 2 (4.26%) Maven
7 2 (4.26%) Robot Framework
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.13%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.13%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.28%) Electronics
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
2 10 (21.28%) Marketing
2 10 (21.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.89%) IT Support
6 7 (14.89%) Java Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.38%) IT Technician
7 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Platform Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Spring
2 14 (29.79%) Web Services
3 13 (27.66%) REST
3 13 (27.66%) Spring MVC
4 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
4 12 (25.53%) SOAP
5 11 (23.40%) Java EE
5 11 (23.40%) XML
6 10 (21.28%) Apache Camel
6 10 (21.28%) JPA
6 10 (21.28%) JSON
6 10 (21.28%) Spring Integration
7 6 (12.77%) EJB
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) JSF
8 5 (10.64%) .NET
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.51%) STL
10 3 (6.38%) CSS
10 3 (6.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Wiki
2 3 (6.38%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) CentOS
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.38%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) DevOps
3 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
4 13 (27.66%) ITIL
4 13 (27.66%) TDD
5 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Kanban
6 11 (23.40%) BDD
6 11 (23.40%) MVC
7 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (21.28%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
7 10 (21.28%) Open Source
7 10 (21.28%) Programme Management
8 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (14.89%) Coaching
9 7 (14.89%) Facilities Management
9 7 (14.89%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (14.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) Python
3 14 (29.79%) C
3 14 (29.79%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.26%) Korn
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) GIAC
5 1 (2.13%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SANS
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) SSCP
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Ansible
2 5 (10.64%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.38%) Salt
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
2 10 (21.28%) Apple
2 10 (21.28%) SAP
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) Ivanti
4 7 (14.89%) Sophos
5 6 (12.77%) Google
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.26%) Twitter
8 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.13%) New Relic
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds