Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 240 478 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.29% 22.09% 17.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.21% 63.06% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 192 423 310
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £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 Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 478 758 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.45% 35.03% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 401 614 529
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,325
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.23% +6.64%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 0 93 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Gloucester -6 51 £45,000 - 8
Cirencester -8 16 £45,000 -
Tewkesbury -8 4 £42,500 +21.43%
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Filton -1 2 - -
Lydney - 2 £33,750 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 138 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (50.83%) Java
3 112 (46.67%) JIRA
4 105 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 96 (40.00%) Scrum
6 87 (36.25%) JUnit
7 86 (35.83%) TDD
8 85 (35.42%) SOAP
8 85 (35.42%) REST
9 84 (35.00%) Spring
10 82 (34.17%) XML
11 78 (32.50%) Electronics
11 78 (32.50%) BDD
12 77 (32.08%) Telecoms
12 77 (32.08%) Finance
12 77 (32.08%) Windows
13 76 (31.67%) Git (software)
14 75 (31.25%) Web Services
14 75 (31.25%) MVC
15 74 (30.83%) Marketing
15 74 (30.83%) NoSQL
16 73 (30.42%) MongoDB
16 73 (30.42%) Digital Marketing
16 73 (30.42%) Manufacturing
16 73 (30.42%) Hibernate
16 73 (30.42%) Programme Management
16 73 (30.42%) SAP
16 73 (30.42%) Business Intelligence
17 72 (30.00%) Tomcat
17 72 (30.00%) Amazon EC2

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 72 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 69 (28.75%) Mule
3 67 (27.92%) Mule ESB
4 65 (27.08%) JBoss
5 38 (15.83%) Apache
6 32 (13.33%) Confluence
7 16 (6.67%) IIS
8 13 (5.42%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.92%) Umbraco
10 6 (2.50%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.50%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.67%) nginx
12 3 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.25%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 105 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
3 64 (26.67%) SaaS
4 25 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (4.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 10 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (2.92%) GitHub
7 7 (2.92%) IaaS
8 6 (2.50%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.67%) Office 365
10 3 (1.25%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.25%) PaaS
11 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.42%) Route 53
12 1 (0.42%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.00%) Firewall
2 17 (7.08%) DNS
3 16 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.25%) DHCP
5 14 (5.83%) HTTP
6 8 (3.33%) SNMP
7 6 (2.50%) FCoE
7 6 (2.50%) SAN
7 6 (2.50%) SSL
8 5 (2.08%) Internet
8 5 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (2.08%) SSH
8 5 (2.08%) VLAN
8 5 (2.08%) VPN
9 4 (1.67%) BGP
9 4 (1.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.67%) OSPF
9 4 (1.67%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.67%) Telnet
9 4 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (30.83%) NoSQL
2 73 (30.42%) MongoDB
3 60 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 36 (15.00%) MySQL
5 20 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 11 (4.58%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (4.58%) MariaDB
7 10 (4.17%) Big Data
8 9 (3.75%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.08%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.83%) OrientDB
11 2 (0.83%) Redis
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 112 (46.67%) JIRA
2 87 (36.25%) JUnit
3 76 (31.67%) Git (software)
4 59 (24.58%) IntelliJ
5 49 (20.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (15.42%) Jenkins
7 22 (9.17%) Bitbucket
8 18 (7.50%) Cucumber
9 17 (7.08%) Maven
9 17 (7.08%) Selenium
10 12 (5.00%) Ant
10 12 (5.00%) EasyMock
11 8 (3.33%) Eclipse
11 8 (3.33%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.92%) HP UFT
12 7 (2.92%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.50%) JMeter
13 6 (2.50%) LoadRunner
13 6 (2.50%) Redmine
14 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (32.50%) Electronics
2 77 (32.08%) Finance
2 77 (32.08%) Telecoms
3 74 (30.83%) Marketing
4 73 (30.42%) Manufacturing
5 53 (22.08%) Retail
6 7 (2.92%) Military
7 6 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 5 (2.08%) Games
9 3 (1.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 104 (43.33%) Developer
2 68 (28.33%) Java Developer
3 33 (13.75%) Senior Developer
3 33 (13.75%) Software Engineer
4 25 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (9.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) Java Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 14 (5.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 12 (5.00%) Administrator
11 12 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.58%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.17%) AWS Software Engineer
14 9 (3.75%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.42%) REST
1 85 (35.42%) SOAP
2 84 (35.00%) Spring
3 82 (34.17%) XML
4 75 (31.25%) Web Services
5 73 (30.42%) Hibernate
6 70 (29.17%) Apache Camel
6 70 (29.17%) JSON
7 68 (28.33%) Spring MVC
8 67 (27.92%) JPA
8 67 (27.92%) Spring Integration
9 35 (14.58%) .NET
10 32 (13.33%) HTML
11 26 (10.83%) CSS
12 24 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 18 (7.50%) Java EE
13 18 (7.50%) jQuery
14 15 (6.25%) LAMP
15 14 (5.83%) AngularJS
16 13 (5.42%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.17%) iPad
4 10 (4.17%) Wiki
5 7 (2.92%) User Experience
6 6 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.83%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.83%) PKI
8 2 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Blog
9 1 (0.42%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.42%) Cyber Warfare
9 1 (0.42%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.42%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 77 (32.08%) Windows
2 40 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 37 (15.42%) Unix
4 32 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (9.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (9.17%) CentOS
7 10 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.75%) Android
9 8 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.92%) Solaris
10 7 (2.92%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.50%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.67%) AIX
12 4 (1.67%) Debian
13 3 (1.25%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.25%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.83%) HPUX
14 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (40.00%) Scrum
3 86 (35.83%) TDD
4 78 (32.50%) BDD
5 75 (31.25%) MVC
6 73 (30.42%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (30.42%) Digital Marketing
6 73 (30.42%) Programme Management
7 72 (30.00%) Kanban
8 70 (29.17%) Integration Testing
9 53 (22.08%) E-Commerce
10 50 (20.83%) DevOps
11 46 (19.17%) Software Engineering
12 30 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (9.58%) Test Automation
15 20 (8.33%) ITIL
16 15 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (5.42%) OO
17 13 (5.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 122 (50.83%) Java
2 60 (25.00%) Python
3 45 (18.75%) C++
4 43 (17.92%) C#
5 42 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 39 (16.25%) SQL
7 34 (14.17%) C
8 32 (13.33%) PHP
9 30 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 29 (12.08%) Ruby
11 21 (8.75%) Bash Shell
12 19 (7.92%) Perl
13 8 (3.33%) VBScript
14 7 (2.92%) Groovy
14 7 (2.92%) Jython
14 7 (2.92%) Korn
14 7 (2.92%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.67%) XPath
16 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 58 (24.17%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.25%) Degree
3 15 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.17%) CCNA
5 10 (4.17%) MCSE
6 9 (3.75%) GIAC
6 9 (3.75%) ISEB
6 9 (3.75%) ISTQB
7 8 (3.33%) CISSP
7 8 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
7 8 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (3.33%) SANS
7 8 (3.33%) SSCP
8 7 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (2.92%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (1.25%) CITP
9 3 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) MISRA
2 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.25%) MISRA C
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.25%) Docker
2 15 (6.25%) vSphere
3 11 (4.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.50%) NFS
4 6 (2.50%) Samba
4 6 (2.50%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.67%) Dovecot
5 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.67%) Postfix
6 3 (1.25%) Ceph
7 2 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.42%) XenApp
8 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (12.92%) Puppet
2 16 (6.67%) Ansible
3 15 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.92%) CA Service Virtualization
4 7 (2.92%) Nagios
5 6 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.50%) SCCM
5 6 (2.50%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.08%) SCOM
6 5 (2.08%) WSUS
7 4 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.67%) Nessus
8 3 (1.25%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (1.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.83%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.83%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.83%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.83%) SCSM
9 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 73 (30.42%) SAP
2 70 (29.17%) Apple
3 45 (18.75%) VMware
4 30 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 23 (9.58%) Atlassian
6 17 (7.08%) HP
6 17 (7.08%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.58%) Oracle
8 8 (3.33%) Cisco
9 7 (2.92%) CA
9 7 (2.92%) Dell
9 7 (2.92%) EMC
10 6 (2.50%) NetApp
10 6 (2.50%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.08%) Google
11 5 (2.08%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.08%) Twitter
12 4 (1.67%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.67%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.67%) Xerox