Period
to 22 August 2017

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

Linux
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 289 430 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.48% 20.14% 18.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.89% 61.96% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 247 371 329
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 508 694 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 30.73% 32.51% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 434 540 598
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +2.63%
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,500 £23,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +2.86%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Gloucestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 105 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucester -7 69 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Cirencester -10 20 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury -9 4 £43,750 +25.00%
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Lydney - 2 £33,750 -
Linux
South West

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

1 158 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (51.21%) Java
3 113 (39.10%) JIRA
4 108 (37.37%) Amazon AWS
4 108 (37.37%) Scrum
5 99 (34.26%) TDD
6 98 (33.91%) Spring
7 96 (33.22%) Electronics
8 95 (32.87%) Windows
9 94 (32.53%) JUnit
10 93 (32.18%) Finance
10 93 (32.18%) MVC
11 92 (31.83%) REST
12 90 (31.14%) Git (software)
12 90 (31.14%) SOAP
13 86 (29.76%) SAP
13 86 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
13 86 (29.76%) Manufacturing
13 86 (29.76%) Telecoms
13 86 (29.76%) Programme Management
13 86 (29.76%) Marketing
13 86 (29.76%) Digital Marketing
14 84 (29.07%) XML
15 83 (28.72%) Hibernate
16 82 (28.37%) BDD
17 81 (28.03%) NoSQL
17 81 (28.03%) Kanban
18 80 (27.68%) MongoDB
19 79 (27.34%) Web Services
20 78 (26.99%) Apple

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 77 (26.64%) Mule
2 75 (25.95%) Mule ESB
3 73 (25.26%) Tomcat
4 71 (24.57%) JBoss
5 49 (16.96%) Apache
6 43 (14.88%) Confluence
7 14 (4.84%) IIS
7 14 (4.84%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.77%) Umbraco
9 7 (2.42%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.73%) nginx
11 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.04%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 108 (37.37%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (25.61%) Amazon EC2
3 65 (22.49%) SaaS
4 22 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (3.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (3.46%) OpenShift
6 10 (3.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (2.77%) PaaS
8 7 (2.42%) GitHub
8 7 (2.42%) IaaS
9 3 (1.04%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.04%) Office 365
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.35%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.88%) DNS
2 15 (5.19%) DHCP
3 14 (4.84%) Firewall
4 10 (3.46%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.42%) HTTP
5 7 (2.42%) Internet
5 7 (2.42%) Network Security
6 6 (2.08%) SAN
6 6 (2.08%) SSH
7 5 (1.73%) VPN
8 4 (1.38%) BGP
8 4 (1.38%) FTP
8 4 (1.38%) HSRP
8 4 (1.38%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.38%) OSPF
8 4 (1.38%) tcpdump
8 4 (1.38%) Telnet
8 4 (1.38%) VLAN
8 4 (1.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.03%) NoSQL
2 80 (27.68%) MongoDB
3 64 (22.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 63 (21.80%) MySQL
5 18 (6.23%) SQL Server
6 12 (4.15%) MariaDB
7 11 (3.81%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (3.11%) Big Data
9 8 (2.77%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.38%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.04%) OrientDB
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.69%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.69%) Redis
13 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (0.35%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 113 (39.10%) JIRA
2 94 (32.53%) JUnit
3 90 (31.14%) Git (software)
4 63 (21.80%) IntelliJ
5 59 (20.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 38 (13.15%) Jenkins
7 29 (10.03%) Bitbucket
8 18 (6.23%) Cucumber
8 18 (6.23%) EasyMock
9 15 (5.19%) Selenium
10 13 (4.50%) Maven
11 9 (3.11%) LoadRunner
12 8 (2.77%) JMeter
13 7 (2.42%) Subversion
14 6 (2.08%) Ant
14 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.08%) Vagrant
14 6 (2.08%) Zephyr
15 5 (1.73%) TeamCity
16 4 (1.38%) WebDriver
General
1 96 (33.22%) Electronics
2 93 (32.18%) Finance
3 86 (29.76%) Manufacturing
3 86 (29.76%) Marketing
3 86 (29.76%) Telecoms
4 49 (16.96%) Retail
5 8 (2.77%) Games
6 7 (2.42%) Military
7 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 126 (43.60%) Developer
2 72 (24.91%) Java Developer
3 42 (14.53%) Software Engineer
4 36 (12.46%) Senior Developer
5 30 (10.38%) PHP Developer
6 29 (10.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (7.96%) Java Engineer
7 23 (7.96%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
9 21 (7.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 19 (6.57%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (5.54%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.50%) Administrator
12 13 (4.50%) Development Team Leader
12 13 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.50%) Software Development Team Leader
12 13 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (33.91%) Spring
2 92 (31.83%) REST
3 90 (31.14%) SOAP
4 84 (29.07%) XML
5 83 (28.72%) Hibernate
6 79 (27.34%) Web Services
7 78 (26.99%) Apache Camel
7 78 (26.99%) JSON
8 76 (26.30%) JPA
9 75 (25.95%) Spring Integration
9 75 (25.95%) Spring MVC
10 37 (12.80%) HTML
11 34 (11.76%) CSS
12 25 (8.65%) .NET
13 23 (7.96%) LAMP
14 21 (7.27%) ASP.NET
15 20 (6.92%) Java EE
16 18 (6.23%) HTML5
16 18 (6.23%) jQuery
17 17 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (5.19%) Wiki
4 13 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.81%) iPad
6 8 (2.77%) Blog
6 8 (2.77%) User Experience
7 5 (1.73%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.38%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.04%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.69%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.69%) PKI
11 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.35%) EPoS
11 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 95 (32.87%) Windows
2 41 (14.19%) Windows Server
3 38 (13.15%) Unix
4 35 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (9.34%) CentOS
7 20 (6.92%) Android
8 18 (6.23%) Apple iOS
9 17 (5.88%) Mac OS X
10 12 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.77%) Solaris
12 7 (2.42%) Windows 7
13 6 (2.08%) Windows 10
14 5 (1.73%) Debian
14 5 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (1.38%) AIX
15 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.69%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.69%) HPUX
16 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (37.37%) Scrum
3 99 (34.26%) TDD
4 93 (32.18%) MVC
5 86 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
5 86 (29.76%) Digital Marketing
5 86 (29.76%) Programme Management
6 82 (28.37%) BDD
7 81 (28.03%) Kanban
8 77 (26.64%) Integration Testing
9 58 (20.07%) Software Engineering
10 55 (19.03%) DevOps
11 49 (16.96%) E-Commerce
12 37 (12.80%) Cybersecurity
13 35 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (10.03%) Test Automation
15 24 (8.30%) OO
16 21 (7.27%) OOP
17 20 (6.92%) ITIL
18 17 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 148 (51.21%) Java
2 68 (23.53%) Python
3 57 (19.72%) C++
4 53 (18.34%) JavaScript
5 41 (14.19%) C
6 40 (13.84%) PHP
6 40 (13.84%) Ruby
7 38 (13.15%) C#
8 29 (10.03%) SQL
9 28 (9.69%) Perl
9 28 (9.69%) PowerShell
10 25 (8.65%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.08%) XPath
13 4 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.69%) VB
15 1 (0.35%) Fortran
15 1 (0.35%) Pascal
15 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (25.95%) Security Cleared
2 46 (15.92%) DV Cleared
3 15 (5.19%) ISEB
4 14 (4.84%) ISTQB
5 12 (4.15%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.11%) Degree
7 3 (1.04%) CITP
7 3 (1.04%) PhD
8 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.69%) CEH
8 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.69%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.69%) ECSA
8 2 (0.69%) EnCE
8 2 (0.69%) GCFA
8 2 (0.69%) GIAC
8 2 (0.69%) GPEN
8 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.73%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.92%) Docker
3 16 (5.54%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.84%) vSphere
5 11 (3.81%) Dovecot
5 11 (3.81%) Postfix
6 7 (2.42%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.38%) Ceph
9 2 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.35%) XenApp
10 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (11.42%) Puppet
2 21 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.15%) Ansible
4 7 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.42%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.08%) SCCM
6 5 (1.73%) SCOM
6 5 (1.73%) WSUS
7 4 (1.38%) Galera Cluster
7 4 (1.38%) Nessus
8 3 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.69%) EnCase
9 2 (0.69%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.69%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.69%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.69%) SCSM
9 2 (0.69%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 86 (29.76%) SAP
2 78 (26.99%) Apple
3 48 (16.61%) VMware
4 43 (14.88%) Red Hat
5 28 (9.69%) Atlassian
6 19 (6.57%) Microsoft
7 15 (5.19%) HP
8 12 (4.15%) Oracle
9 8 (2.77%) BT
10 7 (2.42%) Cisco
10 7 (2.42%) Dell
11 5 (1.73%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.73%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.38%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.38%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.38%) Scality
12 4 (1.38%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.38%) webMethods
12 4 (1.38%) Xerox
13 3 (1.04%) NetWitness