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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 11 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 155 175 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.32% 16.49% 14.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.49% 61.62% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 120
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +17.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,750
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 265 284 348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 31.32% 26.77% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 240 194 273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Gloucester -4 44 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Cheltenham -10 33 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Cirencester +4 10 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Tewkesbury -2 1 £45,000 +60.71%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 199 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (52.46%) Java
3 181 (49.45%) Security Cleared
4 142 (38.80%) Python
5 125 (34.15%) C++
6 121 (33.06%) Windows
6 121 (33.06%) Software Engineering
7 119 (32.51%) Scrum
8 115 (31.42%) JIRA
9 113 (30.87%) DV Cleared
10 111 (30.33%) Cybersecurity
11 106 (28.96%) C
12 97 (26.50%) Web Services
13 92 (25.14%) MySQL
14 88 (24.04%) Finance
14 88 (24.04%) REST
15 87 (23.77%) Spring
16 83 (22.68%) SOAP
17 81 (22.13%) MongoDB
18 80 (21.86%) Git (software)
18 80 (21.86%) Kanban
19 79 (21.58%) TDD
19 79 (21.58%) Hibernate
20 76 (20.77%) Telecoms
20 76 (20.77%) XML
21 75 (20.49%) Perl
21 75 (20.49%) BDD
22 74 (20.22%) NoSQL
22 74 (20.22%) JBoss
23 73 (19.95%) JUnit

Linux
Top Related 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 74 (20.22%) JBoss
2 58 (15.85%) Mule
2 58 (15.85%) Mule ESB
3 53 (14.48%) Tomcat
4 35 (9.56%) Confluence
5 24 (6.56%) Apache
6 18 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 18 (4.92%) WebSphere
7 15 (4.10%) Apache Pig
8 14 (3.83%) Apache Spark
9 11 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (2.73%) IIS
11 7 (1.91%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.55%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.55%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.27%) Drupal
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.09%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.27%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 65 (17.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 63 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (16.12%) SaaS
3 43 (11.75%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (4.92%) PaaS
5 16 (4.37%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.56%) Firewall
2 34 (9.29%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.10%) SSH
4 13 (3.55%) Network Security
5 11 (3.01%) HTTP
6 10 (2.73%) LAN
7 9 (2.46%) SAN
8 8 (2.19%) WAN
9 7 (1.91%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.37%) FCoE
10 5 (1.37%) SNMP
11 4 (1.09%) Internet
11 4 (1.09%) Software-Defined Radio
11 4 (1.09%) SSL
11 4 (1.09%) Wireless
12 3 (0.82%) DNS
12 3 (0.82%) LDAP
13 2 (0.55%) POP3
13 2 (0.55%) SMTP
13 2 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (25.14%) MySQL
2 81 (22.13%) MongoDB
3 74 (20.22%) NoSQL
4 44 (12.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 37 (10.11%) Big Data
6 36 (9.84%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.64%) OrientDB
7 17 (4.64%) SQL Server
8 16 (4.37%) Apache Hive
9 10 (2.73%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.91%) MariaDB
11 6 (1.64%) Apache Accumulo
11 6 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.55%) DB2
12 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.55%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 115 (31.42%) JIRA
2 80 (21.86%) Git (software)
3 73 (19.95%) JUnit
4 53 (14.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 44 (12.02%) IntelliJ
5 44 (12.02%) Jenkins
6 40 (10.93%) Selenium
7 35 (9.56%) Cucumber
8 31 (8.47%) Bitbucket
9 18 (4.92%) JMeter
10 17 (4.64%) Zephyr
11 16 (4.37%) LoadRunner
12 15 (4.10%) EasyMock
12 15 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.46%) Maven
13 9 (2.46%) Subversion
14 8 (2.19%) Vagrant
15 6 (1.64%) WATIR
16 5 (1.37%) Redmine
17 4 (1.09%) Robot Framework
General
1 88 (24.04%) Finance
2 76 (20.77%) Telecoms
3 73 (19.95%) Electronics
4 70 (19.13%) Manufacturing
5 65 (17.76%) Marketing
6 46 (12.57%) Retail
7 19 (5.19%) Games
8 3 (0.82%) Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (27.05%) Developer
2 85 (23.22%) Software Engineer
3 46 (12.57%) Java Developer
4 43 (11.75%) Linux Engineer
5 37 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 35 (9.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 34 (9.29%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (8.47%) Test Engineer
9 30 (8.20%) Java Engineer
9 30 (8.20%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 29 (7.92%) Analyst
10 29 (7.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 22 (6.01%) PHP Developer
12 20 (5.46%) Administrator
12 20 (5.46%) C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (5.46%) Team Leader
12 20 (5.46%) Test Analyst
13 17 (4.64%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (4.37%) Research Engineer
14 16 (4.37%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (26.50%) Web Services
2 88 (24.04%) REST
3 87 (23.77%) Spring
4 83 (22.68%) SOAP
5 79 (21.58%) Hibernate
6 76 (20.77%) XML
7 69 (18.85%) Apache Camel
8 66 (18.03%) JSON
9 62 (16.94%) Spring MVC
10 59 (16.12%) JPA
11 58 (15.85%) HTML
11 58 (15.85%) Spring Integration
12 57 (15.57%) CSS
13 41 (11.20%) HTML5
14 39 (10.66%) Java EE
15 36 (9.84%) CSS3
16 33 (9.02%) J2EE
16 33 (9.02%) jQuery
17 21 (5.74%) EJB
17 21 (5.74%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.64%) Cyber Defence
3 17 (4.64%) Wiki
4 13 (3.55%) Cybercrime
4 13 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (3.55%) PKI
5 11 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.46%) VHDL
7 8 (2.19%) Device Driver
7 8 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.91%) Driving Licence
8 7 (1.91%) Replication
9 6 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.09%) Blog
11 4 (1.09%) User Experience
12 3 (0.82%) iPad
13 2 (0.55%) Clustering
13 2 (0.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 121 (33.06%) Windows
2 68 (18.58%) Unix
3 39 (10.66%) Android
4 37 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (9.56%) Mac OS X
6 33 (9.02%) Apple iOS
7 30 (8.20%) CentOS
8 29 (7.92%) Windows Server
9 17 (4.64%) AIX
10 14 (3.83%) Solaris
10 14 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (2.19%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.91%) Debian
13 7 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (1.64%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.09%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (33.06%) Software Engineering
3 119 (32.51%) Scrum
4 111 (30.33%) Cybersecurity
5 80 (21.86%) Kanban
6 79 (21.58%) TDD
7 75 (20.49%) BDD
8 72 (19.67%) MVC
9 68 (18.58%) Integration Testing
9 68 (18.58%) Programme Management
10 65 (17.76%) Business Intelligence
10 65 (17.76%) Digital Marketing
11 53 (14.48%) DevOps
12 44 (12.02%) E-Commerce
13 43 (11.75%) OO
13 43 (11.75%) Reverse Engineering
14 40 (10.93%) Configuration Management
15 33 (9.02%) Test Scripting
16 31 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
17 30 (8.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 192 (52.46%) Java
2 142 (38.80%) Python
3 125 (34.15%) C++
4 106 (28.96%) C
5 75 (20.49%) Perl
6 66 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 59 (16.12%) Bash Shell
7 59 (16.12%) Ruby
8 56 (15.30%) SQL
9 55 (15.03%) C#
10 30 (8.20%) PHP
11 23 (6.28%) Objective-C
12 12 (3.28%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.19%) XPath
14 5 (1.37%) Korn
14 5 (1.37%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.37%) VB
15 4 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.55%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 181 (49.45%) Security Cleared
2 113 (30.87%) DV Cleared
3 46 (12.57%) Degree
4 37 (10.11%) ISTQB
5 35 (9.56%) ISEB
6 29 (7.92%) GIAC
7 26 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (6.83%) CCNA
8 25 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (6.83%) CISSP
8 25 (6.83%) Linux+ Certification
8 25 (6.83%) MCSE
8 25 (6.83%) Network+ Certification
8 25 (6.83%) SANS
8 25 (6.83%) SC Cleared
8 25 (6.83%) SSCP
9 20 (5.46%) CompTIA Security+
9 20 (5.46%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.55%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.19%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) GPG13
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (15.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (9.84%) Docker
3 31 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.37%) Dovecot
4 16 (4.37%) Postfix
5 14 (3.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.37%) NFS
6 5 (1.37%) Samba
6 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.37%) vSphere
7 2 (0.55%) Snort
7 2 (0.55%) XenApp
8 1 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (13.93%) Puppet
2 20 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.91%) Ansible
4 7 (1.91%) Nagios
4 7 (1.91%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.64%) ArcSight ESM
6 5 (1.37%) Salt
7 2 (0.55%) EnCase
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.55%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.55%) WSUS
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.27%) Graphite
8 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (18.85%) VMware
2 67 (18.31%) SAP
3 59 (16.12%) Apple
4 47 (12.84%) Oracle
5 46 (12.57%) HP
5 46 (12.57%) Red Hat
6 30 (8.20%) Microsoft
7 18 (4.92%) Atlassian
8 14 (3.83%) Cisco
9 13 (3.55%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.19%) ArcSight
11 7 (1.91%) F5
11 7 (1.91%) Intel
11 7 (1.91%) ProCurve
11 7 (1.91%) Sun
12 6 (1.64%) Crossbeam
12 6 (1.64%) EMC
12 6 (1.64%) Juniper
12 6 (1.64%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.64%) Splunk
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago