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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 156 215 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.85% 22.19% 17.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.82% 63.42% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136 173 153
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 237 339 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.59% 34.98% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 204 267 314
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +9 66 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Gloucester -5 48 £42,500 - 6
Cirencester -22 10 £45,000 -
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 155 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (49.52%) Java
3 120 (38.59%) Windows
4 113 (36.33%) Security Cleared
5 107 (34.41%) Python
6 102 (32.80%) JIRA
7 100 (32.15%) Scrum
8 87 (27.97%) Finance
9 85 (27.33%) TDD
10 84 (27.01%) Electronics
11 82 (26.37%) Spring
12 81 (26.05%) Software Engineering
12 81 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
13 80 (25.72%) JUnit
14 79 (25.40%) C++
15 78 (25.08%) Telecoms
15 78 (25.08%) Git (software)
16 76 (24.44%) Manufacturing
17 74 (23.79%) Programme Management
17 74 (23.79%) Marketing
17 74 (23.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 74 (23.79%) SAP
17 74 (23.79%) Business Intelligence
17 74 (23.79%) Digital Marketing
17 74 (23.79%) REST
18 73 (23.47%) SOAP
19 71 (22.83%) MySQL
19 71 (22.83%) MVC
20 70 (22.51%) DevOps
21 68 (21.86%) NoSQL

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 64 (20.58%) JBoss
2 59 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 57 (18.33%) Mule
4 55 (17.68%) Mule ESB
5 52 (16.72%) Apache
6 44 (14.15%) Confluence
7 18 (5.79%) OpenStack
8 14 (4.50%) IIS
9 13 (4.18%) WebLogic
9 13 (4.18%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.93%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.61%) nginx
11 5 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.29%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.32%) Drupal
15 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 74 (23.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 81 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (17.36%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (14.79%) SaaS
4 19 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (4.18%) OpenShift
6 11 (3.54%) PaaS
7 9 (2.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (2.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 9 (2.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (2.25%) GitHub
8 7 (2.25%) IaaS
9 2 (0.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.47%) DNS
2 15 (4.82%) DHCP
3 14 (4.50%) Firewall
3 14 (4.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.54%) HTTP
5 9 (2.89%) Network Security
6 6 (1.93%) Internet
7 5 (1.61%) SAN
7 5 (1.61%) SSH
8 4 (1.29%) FTP
8 4 (1.29%) Wireless
8 4 (1.29%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.96%) BGP
9 3 (0.96%) HSRP
9 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.96%) OSPF
9 3 (0.96%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.96%) Telnet
9 3 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.83%) MySQL
2 68 (21.86%) NoSQL
3 67 (21.54%) MongoDB
4 45 (14.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (4.82%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.18%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.86%) MariaDB
8 10 (3.22%) Big Data
9 9 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (2.57%) OrientDB
11 6 (1.93%) Apache Accumulo
12 5 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
15 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 102 (32.80%) JIRA
2 80 (25.72%) JUnit
3 78 (25.08%) Git (software)
4 60 (19.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 52 (16.72%) Jenkins
6 45 (14.47%) IntelliJ
7 35 (11.25%) Bitbucket
8 28 (9.00%) Selenium
9 26 (8.36%) Cucumber
10 24 (7.72%) EasyMock
11 17 (5.47%) JMeter
12 13 (4.18%) LoadRunner
13 11 (3.54%) Maven
14 8 (2.57%) Subversion
15 6 (1.93%) Zephyr
16 5 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (1.61%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
16 5 (1.61%) WATIR
16 5 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (27.97%) Finance
2 84 (27.01%) Electronics
3 78 (25.08%) Telecoms
4 76 (24.44%) Manufacturing
5 74 (23.79%) Marketing
6 31 (9.97%) Retail
7 12 (3.86%) Games
8 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.96%) Military
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 106 (34.08%) Developer
2 55 (17.68%) Software Engineer
3 52 (16.72%) Java Developer
4 32 (10.29%) PHP Developer
5 31 (9.97%) Java Engineer
6 30 (9.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 29 (9.32%) Linux Engineer
7 29 (9.32%) Senior Developer
8 25 (8.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (7.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 22 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (6.11%) Research Engineer
12 18 (5.79%) Analyst
13 17 (5.47%) Administrator
13 17 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
13 17 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (5.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 16 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
15 14 (4.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (26.37%) Spring
2 74 (23.79%) REST
3 73 (23.47%) SOAP
4 66 (21.22%) Web Services
5 65 (20.90%) XML
6 63 (20.26%) Hibernate
7 59 (18.97%) JSON
8 56 (18.01%) JPA
9 55 (17.68%) Apache Camel
9 55 (17.68%) Spring Integration
9 55 (17.68%) Spring MVC
10 44 (14.15%) HTML
11 40 (12.86%) CSS
12 25 (8.04%) Java EE
13 23 (7.40%) EJB
13 23 (7.40%) JSF
14 22 (7.07%) HTML5
15 21 (6.75%) LAMP
16 19 (6.11%) .NET
17 16 (5.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.07%) Wiki
3 21 (6.75%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.18%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (3.86%) iPad
6 10 (3.22%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (2.57%) Blog
7 8 (2.57%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.29%) User Experience
10 3 (0.96%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.96%) VHDL
11 2 (0.64%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 120 (38.59%) Windows
2 51 (16.40%) Unix
3 42 (13.50%) Windows Server
4 39 (12.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (11.25%) CentOS
6 34 (10.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (8.68%) Mac OS X
8 26 (8.36%) Android
9 23 (7.40%) Apple iOS
10 18 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (3.22%) Solaris
12 9 (2.89%) AIX
13 8 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.61%) Debian
14 5 (1.61%) FreeBSD
15 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (49.84%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (32.15%) Scrum
3 85 (27.33%) TDD
4 81 (26.05%) Software Engineering
5 74 (23.79%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (23.79%) Digital Marketing
5 74 (23.79%) Programme Management
6 71 (22.83%) MVC
7 70 (22.51%) DevOps
8 67 (21.54%) Cybersecurity
9 63 (20.26%) Kanban
10 62 (19.94%) BDD
11 61 (19.61%) Integration Testing
12 47 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (13.50%) Test Automation
14 36 (11.58%) OO
15 31 (9.97%) E-Commerce
16 28 (9.00%) ITIL
17 24 (7.72%) Configuration Management
17 24 (7.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 154 (49.52%) Java
2 107 (34.41%) Python
3 79 (25.40%) C++
4 63 (20.26%) C
5 60 (19.29%) JavaScript
6 55 (17.68%) Ruby
7 45 (14.47%) C#
7 45 (14.47%) Perl
8 42 (13.50%) Bash Shell
9 35 (11.25%) PHP
9 35 (11.25%) SQL
10 28 (9.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.25%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.61%) XPath
13 2 (0.64%) Fortran
13 2 (0.64%) Pascal
14 1 (0.32%) Korn
14 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (36.33%) Security Cleared
2 66 (21.22%) DV Cleared
3 23 (7.40%) ISTQB
4 19 (6.11%) ISEB
5 15 (4.82%) Degree
6 9 (2.89%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.29%) GIAC
8 4 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.96%) PhD
10 2 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.64%) CEH
10 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.64%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.64%) EC-Council LPT
10 2 (0.64%) ECSA
10 2 (0.64%) EnCE
10 2 (0.64%) GCFA
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) GPG13
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.75%) Docker
3 17 (5.47%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.50%) Dovecot
4 14 (4.50%) Postfix
5 12 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.89%) vSphere
7 4 (1.29%) Ceph
8 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.32%) NFS
8 1 (0.32%) Samba
8 1 (0.32%) Snort
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (14.47%) Puppet
2 23 (7.40%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.86%) Ansible
3 12 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.93%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.61%) SCCM
6 4 (1.29%) Galera Cluster
6 4 (1.29%) SCOM
7 3 (0.96%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.96%) Nagios
7 3 (0.96%) Nessus
7 3 (0.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.64%) EnCase
8 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.32%) SCSM
9 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 74 (23.79%) SAP
2 61 (19.61%) VMware
3 58 (18.65%) Apple
4 53 (17.04%) Red Hat
5 23 (7.40%) Atlassian
5 23 (7.40%) HP
6 21 (6.75%) Oracle
7 18 (5.79%) Microsoft
8 8 (2.57%) BT
8 8 (2.57%) Cisco
9 7 (2.25%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.93%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.61%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (1.61%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.61%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.61%) webMethods
12 4 (1.29%) F5
12 4 (1.29%) NetWitness
12 4 (1.29%) Scality
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago