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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 6 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 19.20% 25.76% 17.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.86% 67.11% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 15 38
Median salary £37,500 £45,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.58% +13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,050
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 88 76 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 39.29% 38.38% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 87 33 61
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +39.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

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

1 69 (70.41%) Python
2 50 (51.02%) Windows
3 48 (48.98%) Perl
3 48 (48.98%) Security Cleared
4 45 (45.92%) DV Cleared
5 41 (41.84%) C++
6 39 (39.80%) VMware
7 38 (38.78%) Java
7 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (36.73%) MySQL
10 31 (31.63%) Bash Shell
11 30 (30.61%) Configuration Management
12 29 (29.59%) Unix
13 28 (28.57%) Puppet
13 28 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
14 24 (24.49%) Ruby
15 23 (23.47%) Cucumber
15 23 (23.47%) Test Scripting
16 22 (22.45%) Oracle
16 22 (22.45%) C#
16 22 (22.45%) Docker
17 21 (21.43%) Test Strategy
17 21 (21.43%) Red Hat
17 21 (21.43%) Selenium
18 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
18 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
19 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
20 17 (17.35%) HTML
21 16 (16.33%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related 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 11 (11.22%) JBoss
2 6 (6.12%) IIS
3 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.04%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) GNU Octave
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.04%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) PaaS
2 14 (14.29%) OpenShift
3 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.14%) Network Security
3 4 (4.08%) Firewall
3 4 (4.08%) HTTP
4 3 (3.06%) Internet
5 2 (2.04%) DNS
5 2 (2.04%) IMAP
5 2 (2.04%) LAN
5 2 (2.04%) POP3
5 2 (2.04%) SAN
5 2 (2.04%) SMTP
5 2 (2.04%) WAN
5 2 (2.04%) Wireless
5 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) GSM
6 1 (1.02%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) MySQL
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.08%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.04%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.02%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Cucumber
2 21 (21.43%) Selenium
3 12 (12.24%) LoadRunner
4 11 (11.22%) JMeter
5 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.08%) JIRA
6 2 (2.04%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.04%) Hudson
6 2 (2.04%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.04%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (5.10%) Finance
1 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.06%) Banking
2 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (24.49%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (24.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 21 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Developer
5 13 (13.27%) Analyst
6 12 (12.24%) Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Integration Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Software Integration Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Software Test Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) ArcSight Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Automation Test Lead
10 5 (5.10%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.35%) HTML
2 16 (16.33%) jQuery
3 14 (14.29%) CSS
4 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
5 8 (8.16%) Web Services
6 6 (6.12%) EJB
6 6 (6.12%) HTML5
6 6 (6.12%) J2EE
6 6 (6.12%) JSF
6 6 (6.12%) JSON
6 6 (6.12%) Regular Expression
6 6 (6.12%) XML
7 5 (5.10%) CSS3
7 5 (5.10%) REST
7 5 (5.10%) Spring
8 4 (4.08%) Classic ASP
8 4 (4.08%) Node.js
8 4 (4.08%) SAML
9 3 (3.06%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.06%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.10%) Device Driver
2 5 (5.10%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) iPad
4 3 (3.06%) PKI
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.02%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 50 (51.02%) Windows
2 29 (29.59%) Unix
3 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.14%) Solaris
7 6 (6.12%) Android
7 6 (6.12%) Windows 2000
7 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (4.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.02%) Debian
10 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.61%) Configuration Management
3 28 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (23.47%) Test Scripting
5 21 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.27%) DevOps
8 13 (13.27%) SDLC
9 11 (11.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.20%) Scrum
10 10 (10.20%) Validation
11 9 (9.18%) SIEM
12 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
13 7 (7.14%) UML
14 6 (6.12%) Logistics
14 6 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (70.41%) Python
2 48 (48.98%) Perl
3 41 (41.84%) C++
4 38 (38.78%) Java
5 31 (31.63%) Bash Shell
6 24 (24.49%) Ruby
7 22 (22.45%) C#
8 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 14 (14.29%) SQL
9 7 (7.14%) PHP
10 6 (6.12%) C
11 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.02%) Fortran
12 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.02%) Pascal
12 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (48.98%) Security Cleared
2 45 (45.92%) DV Cleared
3 12 (12.24%) ISEB
4 11 (11.22%) ISTQB
5 10 (10.20%) Degree
6 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.04%) GCIH
6 2 (2.04%) GIAC
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) MCITP
7 1 (1.02%) MCTS
7 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) GPG13
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (22.45%) Docker
3 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
4 14 (14.29%) Dovecot
4 14 (14.29%) Postfix
5 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.04%) Snort
7 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (28.57%) Puppet
2 14 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.12%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Nagios
5 2 (2.04%) RSA enVision
5 2 (2.04%) WSUS
6 1 (1.02%) Ansible
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.02%) Graphite
6 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.02%) OpenView
6 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (39.80%) VMware
2 22 (22.45%) Oracle
3 21 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 14 (14.29%) HP
5 8 (8.16%) ArcSight
6 7 (7.14%) Cisco
6 7 (7.14%) F5
6 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.12%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.12%) Crossbeam
7 6 (6.12%) Juniper
7 6 (6.12%) Palo Alto
7 6 (6.12%) Splunk
8 4 (4.08%) SAP
9 3 (3.06%) NetWitness
10 2 (2.04%) LogLogic
11 1 (1.02%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.02%) Sophos
11 1 (1.02%) Twitter
11 1 (1.02%) webMethods
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits exceptional benefits, bonus, flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago