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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 76 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 13.51% 15.02% 9.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.85% 67.86% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 36
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £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 59 112 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 26.58% 22.13% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 122
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £65,000
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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 60 (63.16%) Java
2 47 (49.47%) Web Services
3 43 (45.26%) Security Cleared
4 42 (44.21%) MongoDB
4 42 (44.21%) NoSQL
5 41 (43.16%) JBoss
6 40 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
7 39 (41.05%) Software Engineering
8 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (38.95%) Finance
10 34 (35.79%) JIRA
11 31 (32.63%) REST
12 30 (31.58%) BDD
12 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
12 30 (31.58%) Scrum
12 30 (31.58%) SOAP
12 30 (31.58%) MySQL
13 29 (30.53%) MVC
13 29 (30.53%) TDD
13 29 (30.53%) Kanban
14 28 (29.47%) SQL
15 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
15 27 (28.42%) Retail
15 27 (28.42%) Telecoms
15 27 (28.42%) Integration Testing
15 27 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (26.32%) Tomcat
17 24 (25.26%) XML
17 24 (25.26%) JUnit
17 24 (25.26%) Apple

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 41 (43.16%) JBoss
2 25 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 24 (25.26%) Mule
3 24 (25.26%) Mule ESB
4 17 (17.89%) WebLogic
4 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.21%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.16%) Confluence
7 1 (1.05%) Apache
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (25.26%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (25.26%) SaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) LAN
2 5 (5.26%) Firewall
2 5 (5.26%) SSH
2 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) WAN
3 3 (3.16%) Network Security
4 2 (2.11%) Wireless
5 1 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
5 1 (1.05%) RS-232
5 1 (1.05%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.21%) MongoDB
1 42 (44.21%) NoSQL
2 30 (31.58%) MySQL
3 24 (25.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (17.89%) Big Data
4 17 (17.89%) OrientDB
5 9 (9.47%) Hadoop
6 7 (7.37%) MariaDB
7 4 (4.21%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (35.79%) JIRA
2 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 24 (25.26%) IntelliJ
3 24 (25.26%) JUnit
4 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.32%) Zephyr
5 5 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.16%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.16%) Selenium
7 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.11%) Metasploit
7 2 (2.11%) Subversion
8 1 (1.05%) Gatling
8 1 (1.05%) JMeter
8 1 (1.05%) WATIR
8 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (38.95%) Finance
2 27 (28.42%) Retail
2 27 (28.42%) Telecoms
3 24 (25.26%) Manufacturing
4 22 (23.16%) Electronics
5 20 (21.05%) Marketing
6 3 (3.16%) Games
7 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Developer
2 25 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Senior Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (23.16%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Administrator
7 8 (8.42%) Big Data Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Data Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.42%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.42%) Tester
8 7 (7.37%) Research Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Manual Tester
9 5 (5.26%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) Web Services
2 31 (32.63%) REST
3 30 (31.58%) SOAP
4 24 (25.26%) Apache Camel
4 24 (25.26%) Hibernate
4 24 (25.26%) JPA
4 24 (25.26%) JSON
4 24 (25.26%) Spring
4 24 (25.26%) Spring Integration
4 24 (25.26%) Spring MVC
4 24 (25.26%) XML
5 23 (24.21%) CSS
6 21 (22.11%) HTML
7 20 (21.05%) HTML5
8 17 (17.89%) CSS3
8 17 (17.89%) J2EE
8 17 (17.89%) Java SE
9 6 (6.32%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.21%) Java EE
10 4 (4.21%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Cyber Defence
3 11 (11.58%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.11%) Wiki
7 1 (1.05%) CESG
7 1 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.16%) Windows
2 21 (22.11%) Unix
3 17 (17.89%) AIX
4 9 (9.47%) Android
4 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.47%) Mac OS X
5 6 (6.32%) Debian
5 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.26%) CentOS
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.21%) FreeBSD
7 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (41.05%) Software Engineering
3 38 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (31.58%) BDD
4 30 (31.58%) Scrum
5 29 (30.53%) Kanban
5 29 (30.53%) MVC
5 29 (30.53%) TDD
6 27 (28.42%) Integration Testing
7 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
8 20 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (21.05%) Programme Management
9 17 (17.89%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (15.79%) OO
11 14 (14.74%) OOP
12 11 (11.58%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.37%) DevOps
14 6 (6.32%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.16%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) SQL
3 27 (28.42%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.11%) Python
5 19 (20.00%) C#
6 17 (17.89%) C++
7 15 (15.79%) C
8 10 (10.53%) Ruby
9 9 (9.47%) Bash Shell
10 8 (8.42%) Perl
11 6 (6.32%) PHP
11 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
12 5 (5.26%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (45.26%) Security Cleared
2 24 (25.26%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.53%) Degree
4 9 (9.47%) ISEB
4 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.32%) GIAC
7 4 (4.21%) CCNA
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.21%) CISSP
7 4 (4.21%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (4.21%) MCSE
7 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.21%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (4.21%) SANS
7 4 (4.21%) SSCP
8 2 (2.11%) CEH
8 2 (2.11%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.11%) EC-Council LPT
8 2 (2.11%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) EnCase
4 1 (1.05%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Apple
2 20 (21.05%) SAP
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle
4 9 (9.47%) HP
5 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.32%) VMware
6 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.05%) Freescale
7 1 (1.05%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.05%) Zend
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