Period
to 10 August 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 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 6 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 71 136 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 22.40% 22.82% 13.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.34% 69.74% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 62 114 56
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £60,000 £78,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.40% +1.11%

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 93 195 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 29.34% 32.72% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 163 79
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,550 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £61,000 £66,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%

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 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (60.56%) Security Cleared
3 42 (59.15%) DV Cleared
4 36 (50.70%) Docker
5 29 (40.85%) DevOps
5 29 (40.85%) Technical Leadership
5 29 (40.85%) AWS
5 29 (40.85%) Open Source
5 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
6 28 (39.44%) Java
7 26 (36.62%) Python
8 22 (30.99%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (30.99%) Infrastructure as Code
9 21 (29.58%) Cyber Intelligence
10 20 (28.17%) Ansible
10 20 (28.17%) Scrum
11 19 (26.76%) JIRA
11 19 (26.76%) Windows
11 19 (26.76%) SaaS
12 18 (25.35%) Azure
12 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
12 18 (25.35%) C++
12 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
13 17 (23.94%) Big Data
13 17 (23.94%) Confluence
13 17 (23.94%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (22.54%) Cloud Native
14 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
14 16 (22.54%) High Availability
14 16 (22.54%) PKI

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 17 (23.94%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (40.85%) AWS
2 19 (26.76%) SaaS
3 18 (25.35%) Azure
4 15 (21.13%) PaaS
5 14 (19.72%) IaaS
6 2 (2.82%) GCP
7 1 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.41%) G Suite
7 1 (1.41%) GitHub
7 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) NAS
4 3 (4.23%) HTTP
4 3 (4.23%) SSH
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.41%) OSPF
6 1 (1.41%) VLAN
6 1 (1.41%) VoIP
6 1 (1.41%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) Big Data
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) JIRA
2 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.63%) IDA Disassembler
5 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.82%) Grunt
6 2 (2.82%) gulp
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.41%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.41%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (19.72%) Legal
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Cloud Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Principal Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) IT Support
9 2 (2.82%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Apache NiFi
2 8 (11.27%) Kafka
3 6 (8.45%) HTML
4 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) jQuery
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
6 2 (2.82%) Ajax
6 2 (2.82%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) LAMP
6 2 (2.82%) Laravel
6 2 (2.82%) LESS
6 2 (2.82%) Node.js
6 2 (2.82%) REST
6 2 (2.82%) Sass
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 2 (2.82%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Cloud Native
1 16 (22.54%) PKI
2 14 (19.72%) Cyberattack
3 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.41%) Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) CentOS
2 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.63%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.23%) Unix
6 2 (2.82%) Debian
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) DevOps
2 29 (40.85%) Open Source
2 29 (40.85%) Technical Leadership
3 22 (30.99%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (30.99%) Infrastructure as Code
4 21 (29.58%) Cyber Intelligence
5 20 (28.17%) Scrum
6 17 (23.94%) Collaborative Working
7 16 (22.54%) High Availability
7 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
7 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
8 15 (21.13%) Business Development
8 15 (21.13%) Data Security
8 15 (21.13%) Machine Learning
8 15 (21.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 14 (19.72%) Data Science
9 14 (19.72%) DevSecOps
9 14 (19.72%) Line Management
9 14 (19.72%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) Java
2 26 (36.62%) Python
3 18 (25.35%) C++
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.49%) C
6 9 (12.68%) C#
7 8 (11.27%) SQL
8 4 (5.63%) PHP
9 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.82%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.82%) Scala
11 1 (1.41%) Java 8
11 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (60.56%) Security Cleared
2 42 (59.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (19.72%) NCSC
2 14 (19.72%) NIST
2 14 (19.72%) NIST 800
3 5 (7.04%) QA
4 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (50.70%) Docker
2 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.41%) LXC
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Ansible
2 15 (21.13%) Terraform
3 3 (4.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.41%) Grafana
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Google
3 15 (21.13%) VMware
4 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle
6 5 (7.04%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Okta
7 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.41%) Splunk