The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 48 61 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 20.60% 25.10% 25.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.86% 61.00% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 71
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Gloucester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 74 100 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 31.76% 41.15% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 68 69 119
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Linux in Gloucester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Gloucester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 46 (50.55%) Windows
2 44 (48.35%) Python
3 35 (38.46%) VMware
4 34 (37.36%) Security Cleared
5 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (35.16%) Java
6 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (28.57%) C++
7 26 (28.57%) Unix
7 26 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 26 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (27.47%) Ruby
8 25 (27.47%) Perl
8 25 (27.47%) MySQL
9 24 (26.37%) C#
10 23 (25.27%) Puppet
11 21 (23.08%) Bash Shell
12 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
13 19 (20.88%) DevOps
13 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
13 19 (20.88%) Cucumber
13 19 (20.88%) Selenium
13 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
14 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
15 17 (18.68%) Red Hat
15 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
16 15 (16.48%) Test Strategy
16 15 (16.48%) Docker
17 14 (15.38%) SIEM

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 7 (7.69%) JBoss
2 6 (6.59%) Apache
2 6 (6.59%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.40%) IIS
4 4 (4.40%) nginx
4 4 (4.40%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.20%) Confluence
6 2 (2.20%) Mule
7 1 (1.10%) Drupal
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) OpenShift
2 9 (9.89%) PaaS
3 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.49%) IaaS
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.69%) Network Security
3 6 (6.59%) DNS
3 6 (6.59%) Firewall
4 5 (5.49%) HTTP
4 5 (5.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.30%) DHCP
5 3 (3.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.20%) SMTP
6 2 (2.20%) VSAN
7 1 (1.10%) IMAP
7 1 (1.10%) LAN
7 1 (1.10%) POP3
7 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.10%) SSL
7 1 (1.10%) WAN
7 1 (1.10%) Wireless
7 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) MySQL
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) MariaDB
4 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.20%) Big Data
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (20.88%) Cucumber
1 19 (20.88%) Selenium
2 12 (13.19%) JMeter
2 12 (13.19%) LoadRunner
3 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.49%) Ant
5 5 (5.49%) Maven
5 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.40%) JIRA
6 4 (4.40%) JUnit
6 4 (4.40%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.10%) Hudson
7 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
1 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Electronics
2 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Developer
2 16 (17.58%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Administrator
9 4 (4.40%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.40%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) CSS
2 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
2 10 (10.99%) HTML
2 10 (10.99%) REST
3 9 (9.89%) SOAP
4 8 (8.79%) jQuery
5 5 (5.49%) .NET
5 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.40%) Gherkin
6 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.40%) LAMP
6 4 (4.40%) Laravel
6 4 (4.40%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (4.40%) STL
6 4 (4.40%) Symfony
6 4 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.40%) Web Services
7 3 (3.30%) JSON
7 3 (3.30%) Regular Expression
7 3 (3.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) iPad
2 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.40%) User Experience
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) Unix
3 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
4 17 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.59%) CentOS
8 5 (5.49%) Android
9 4 (4.40%) Debian
9 4 (4.40%) Solaris
9 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
3 19 (20.88%) DevOps
3 19 (20.88%) Test Automation
4 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
4 15 (16.48%) Test Strategy
5 14 (15.38%) SIEM
6 12 (13.19%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.59%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.59%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.59%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.59%) Web Development
10 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.40%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) Python
2 32 (35.16%) Java
3 26 (28.57%) C++
4 25 (27.47%) Perl
4 25 (27.47%) Ruby
5 24 (26.37%) C#
6 21 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
8 10 (10.99%) PHP
9 9 (9.89%) SQL
10 4 (4.40%) C
10 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.20%) Fortran
11 2 (2.20%) Pascal
12 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (37.36%) Security Cleared
2 26 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 12 (13.19%) ISEB
3 12 (13.19%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.40%) Degree
5 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.10%) GCIH
7 1 (1.10%) GIAC
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) MCTS
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) GPG13
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.48%) Docker
3 13 (14.29%) Dovecot
3 13 (14.29%) Postfix
4 9 (9.89%) vSphere
5 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.30%) Ceph
7 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.10%) Snort
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) Puppet
2 12 (13.19%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (10.99%) Ansible
3 10 (10.99%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.49%) Kubernetes
4 5 (5.49%) SCCM
5 4 (4.40%) SCOM
6 3 (3.30%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (3.30%) Galera Cluster
6 3 (3.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (2.20%) Nagios
8 1 (1.10%) Graphite
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.10%) OpenView
8 1 (1.10%) RSA enVision
8 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) VMware
2 17 (18.68%) Red Hat
3 14 (15.38%) HP
4 11 (12.09%) Oracle
5 7 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.59%) SAP
7 5 (5.49%) ArcSight
7 5 (5.49%) Rackspace
7 5 (5.49%) SaltStack
8 4 (4.40%) Cisco
8 4 (4.40%) F5
8 4 (4.40%) NetWitness
8 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.30%) Crossbeam
9 3 (3.30%) Juniper
9 3 (3.30%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.30%) webMethods
9 3 (3.30%) Zend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago