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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 66 74 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 27.73% 18.55% 12.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.16% 60.66% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 45
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 89 122 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 37.39% 30.58% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 113 95
Median salary £42,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 58 (61.05%) Java
2 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (47.37%) MongoDB
4 43 (45.26%) TDD
5 41 (43.16%) Finance
6 40 (42.11%) NoSQL
7 38 (40.00%) JIRA
7 38 (40.00%) Scrum
7 38 (40.00%) Windows
8 37 (38.95%) Electronics
9 36 (37.89%) Telecoms
9 36 (37.89%) Manufacturing
10 35 (36.84%) Programme Management
10 35 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 35 (36.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 35 (36.84%) SAP
10 35 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (36.84%) Marketing
10 35 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
10 35 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
11 34 (35.79%) Git (software)
11 34 (35.79%) Web Services
12 33 (34.74%) JBoss
12 33 (34.74%) Spring
12 33 (34.74%) MVC
13 32 (33.68%) Tomcat
13 32 (33.68%) Python
14 30 (31.58%) JUnit
14 30 (31.58%) Hibernate

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 33 (34.74%) JBoss
2 32 (33.68%) Tomcat
3 27 (28.42%) Mule
3 27 (28.42%) Mule ESB
4 17 (17.89%) Apache
5 10 (10.53%) Confluence
5 10 (10.53%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.26%) IIS
8 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 35 (36.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (49.47%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (15.79%) SaaS
4 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (7.37%) GitHub
5 7 (7.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.11%) Office 365
7 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) DNS
2 3 (3.16%) Wireless
3 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 2 (2.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Network Security
3 2 (2.11%) VoIP
4 1 (1.05%) DHCP
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 40 (42.11%) NoSQL
3 27 (28.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (26.32%) MySQL
5 8 (8.42%) MariaDB
6 7 (7.37%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (6.32%) Big Data
7 6 (6.32%) OrientDB
7 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.16%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.05%) HBase
10 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (40.00%) JIRA
2 34 (35.79%) Git (software)
3 30 (31.58%) JUnit
4 27 (28.42%) IntelliJ
5 18 (18.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
7 10 (10.53%) Bitbucket
8 6 (6.32%) EasyMock
9 3 (3.16%) Selenium
10 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.11%) Metasploit
11 1 (1.05%) Gatling
11 1 (1.05%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.05%) RSpec
11 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.05%) Zephyr
General
1 41 (43.16%) Finance
2 37 (38.95%) Electronics
3 36 (37.89%) Manufacturing
3 36 (37.89%) Telecoms
4 35 (36.84%) Marketing
5 14 (14.74%) Retail
6 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.16%) Games
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (46.32%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) Java Developer
3 22 (23.16%) Senior Developer
4 20 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 14 (14.74%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Administrator
8 9 (9.47%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (9.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (8.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (7.37%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (7.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) DevOps Administrator
10 7 (7.37%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.79%) Web Services
2 33 (34.74%) Spring
3 30 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 29 (30.53%) REST
5 28 (29.47%) SOAP
5 28 (29.47%) XML
6 27 (28.42%) Apache Camel
6 27 (28.42%) JPA
6 27 (28.42%) JSON
6 27 (28.42%) Spring Integration
6 27 (28.42%) Spring MVC
7 13 (13.68%) HTML
8 12 (12.63%) HTML5
9 9 (9.47%) .NET
10 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.42%) CSS
11 6 (6.32%) CSS3
11 6 (6.32%) J2EE
11 6 (6.32%) Java SE
11 6 (6.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.32%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (3.16%) Cybercrime
4 3 (3.16%) Wiki
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.05%) EPoS
6 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.05%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.42%) CentOS
4 8 (8.42%) Mac OS X
4 8 (8.42%) Unix
5 7 (7.37%) AIX
6 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.26%) Android
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.21%) FreeBSD
9 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.05%) Debian
11 1 (1.05%) HPUX
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.26%) TDD
3 38 (40.00%) Scrum
4 35 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
4 35 (36.84%) Programme Management
4 35 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 33 (34.74%) MVC
6 29 (30.53%) BDD
6 29 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (28.42%) Integration Testing
7 27 (28.42%) Kanban
8 23 (24.21%) DevOps
9 19 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
11 13 (13.68%) High Availability
12 10 (10.53%) SDLC
13 9 (9.47%) OOP
14 8 (8.42%) Change Management
15 7 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) Java
2 32 (33.68%) Python
3 22 (23.16%) C++
4 20 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 20 (21.05%) Ruby
5 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (17.89%) C#
7 15 (15.79%) SQL
8 14 (14.74%) Perl
9 12 (12.63%) Bash Shell
9 12 (12.63%) C
10 6 (6.32%) PHP
11 1 (1.05%) Go
11 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) Degree
4 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) CEH
5 2 (2.11%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.11%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (2.11%) ECSA
5 2 (2.11%) EnCE
5 2 (2.11%) GCFA
5 2 (2.11%) GIAC
5 2 (2.11%) GPEN
5 2 (2.11%) ISEB
5 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Ceph
3 1 (1.05%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.05%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Puppet
2 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) EnCase
4 1 (1.05%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) SAP
2 29 (30.53%) Apple
3 17 (17.89%) VMware
4 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.42%) BT
6 7 (7.37%) Atlassian
7 6 (6.32%) Oracle
8 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.05%) Adobe
9 1 (1.05%) Cisco
9 1 (1.05%) Google
9 1 (1.05%) HP
9 1 (1.05%) Scality
9 1 (1.05%) Splunk
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