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

Linux
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 160 215 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.99% 22.12% 18.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.84% 63.42% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 137 174 153
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 243 339 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.80% 34.88% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 206 268 310
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 26 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 26 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 -4 49 £42,500 - 6
Cirencester -21 10 £45,000 -
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 156 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (48.55%) Java
3 121 (38.91%) Windows
4 113 (36.33%) Security Cleared
5 109 (35.05%) Python
6 102 (32.80%) JIRA
7 100 (32.15%) Scrum
8 85 (27.33%) Finance
8 85 (27.33%) TDD
9 84 (27.01%) Electronics
10 83 (26.69%) Spring
11 81 (26.05%) Amazon AWS
12 80 (25.72%) Git (software)
12 80 (25.72%) JUnit
13 79 (25.40%) C++
14 77 (24.76%) Software Engineering
14 77 (24.76%) Telecoms
15 75 (24.12%) Manufacturing
16 74 (23.79%) Programme Management
16 74 (23.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 74 (23.79%) Marketing
16 74 (23.79%) SAP
16 74 (23.79%) Business Intelligence
16 74 (23.79%) Digital Marketing
16 74 (23.79%) REST
17 73 (23.47%) SOAP
18 71 (22.83%) MVC
19 70 (22.51%) DevOps
20 69 (22.19%) MySQL
21 68 (21.86%) DV Cleared

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 63 (20.26%) JBoss
2 60 (19.29%) Tomcat
3 57 (18.33%) Mule
4 55 (17.68%) Mule ESB
5 53 (17.04%) Apache
6 43 (13.83%) Confluence
7 19 (6.11%) OpenStack
8 14 (4.50%) IIS
9 11 (3.54%) WebLogic
9 11 (3.54%) 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%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
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 45 (14.47%) 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 3 (0.96%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.79%) DNS
2 16 (5.14%) DHCP
3 15 (4.82%) Firewall
4 14 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.54%) HTTP
6 9 (2.89%) Network Security
7 7 (2.25%) Internet
8 6 (1.93%) SAN
9 5 (1.61%) SSH
10 4 (1.29%) FTP
10 4 (1.29%) VPN
10 4 (1.29%) Wireless
10 4 (1.29%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.96%) BGP
11 3 (0.96%) HSRP
11 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.96%) OSPF
11 3 (0.96%) SSL
11 3 (0.96%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.96%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.19%) MySQL
2 66 (21.22%) MongoDB
2 66 (21.22%) NoSQL
3 45 (14.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (5.47%) SQL Server
5 14 (4.50%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.86%) MariaDB
7 10 (3.22%) Big Data
8 9 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.93%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (1.93%) OrientDB
10 5 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.64%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 102 (32.80%) JIRA
2 80 (25.72%) Git (software)
2 80 (25.72%) JUnit
3 59 (18.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 53 (17.04%) Jenkins
5 45 (14.47%) IntelliJ
6 34 (10.93%) Bitbucket
7 29 (9.32%) Selenium
8 26 (8.36%) Cucumber
9 24 (7.72%) EasyMock
10 17 (5.47%) JMeter
11 14 (4.50%) LoadRunner
12 11 (3.54%) Maven
13 8 (2.57%) Subversion
14 6 (1.93%) Zephyr
15 5 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.61%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
15 5 (1.61%) WATIR
15 5 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (27.33%) Finance
2 84 (27.01%) Electronics
3 77 (24.76%) Telecoms
4 75 (24.12%) Manufacturing
5 74 (23.79%) Marketing
6 31 (9.97%) Retail
7 12 (3.86%) Games
8 4 (1.29%) Military
9 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.64%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (34.08%) Developer
2 52 (16.72%) Java Developer
2 52 (16.72%) Software Engineer
3 32 (10.29%) PHP Developer
4 29 (9.32%) Java Engineer
4 29 (9.32%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (9.32%) Senior Developer
5 28 (9.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (8.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (7.40%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 22 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.11%) Analyst
10 18 (5.79%) Research Engineer
10 18 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (5.47%) Administrator
11 17 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
11 17 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (5.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.69%) Spring
2 74 (23.79%) REST
3 73 (23.47%) SOAP
4 65 (20.90%) XML
5 64 (20.58%) Hibernate
5 64 (20.58%) Web Services
6 60 (19.29%) JSON
7 56 (18.01%) Apache Camel
7 56 (18.01%) JPA
8 55 (17.68%) Spring Integration
8 55 (17.68%) Spring MVC
9 43 (13.83%) HTML
10 38 (12.22%) CSS
11 25 (8.04%) Java EE
12 23 (7.40%) EJB
12 23 (7.40%) JSF
13 21 (6.75%) LAMP
14 20 (6.43%) HTML5
15 19 (6.11%) .NET
16 17 (5.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.75%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.75%) Wiki
3 13 (4.18%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (3.86%) iPad
5 8 (2.57%) Blog
5 8 (2.57%) Cyber Defence
5 8 (2.57%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.61%) User Experience
7 3 (0.96%) Cybercrime
7 3 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (0.96%) Internet of Things
7 3 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (0.96%) VHDL
8 2 (0.64%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 121 (38.91%) Windows
2 53 (17.04%) Unix
3 43 (13.83%) Windows Server
4 40 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (11.58%) CentOS
6 35 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (8.36%) Android
7 26 (8.36%) Mac OS X
8 23 (7.40%) Apple iOS
9 19 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (3.86%) Solaris
11 8 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (2.25%) AIX
13 5 (1.61%) Debian
14 4 (1.29%) FreeBSD
14 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (32.15%) Scrum
3 85 (27.33%) TDD
4 77 (24.76%) 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 63 (20.26%) Cybersecurity
8 63 (20.26%) Kanban
9 62 (19.94%) BDD
10 61 (19.61%) Integration Testing
11 47 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (13.83%) Test Automation
13 35 (11.25%) OO
14 31 (9.97%) E-Commerce
15 29 (9.32%) ITIL
16 25 (8.04%) Configuration Management
17 23 (7.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 151 (48.55%) Java
2 109 (35.05%) Python
3 79 (25.40%) C++
4 62 (19.94%) C
5 59 (18.97%) JavaScript
6 55 (17.68%) Ruby
7 46 (14.79%) Perl
8 45 (14.47%) Bash Shell
8 45 (14.47%) C#
9 36 (11.58%) PHP
10 35 (11.25%) SQL
11 29 (9.32%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.25%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.61%) XPath
14 2 (0.64%) Fortran
14 2 (0.64%) Pascal
14 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.64%) VB
15 1 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 113 (36.33%) Security Cleared
2 68 (21.86%) DV Cleared
3 23 (7.40%) ISTQB
4 20 (6.43%) 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%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.96%) PhD
10 2 (0.64%) CCNA
10 2 (0.64%) CEH
10 2 (0.64%) GCFA
10 2 (0.64%) GPEN
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.64%) MCITP
10 2 (0.64%) MCSE
10 2 (0.64%) MCTS
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 39 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.07%) Docker
3 18 (5.79%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.50%) Dovecot
4 14 (4.50%) Postfix
5 12 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.54%) vSphere
7 4 (1.29%) Ceph
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
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
8 1 (0.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (15.11%) Puppet
2 24 (7.72%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.86%) Ansible
3 12 (3.86%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.93%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.93%) SCCM
5 4 (1.29%) Galera Cluster
5 4 (1.29%) Nagios
5 4 (1.29%) SCOM
6 3 (0.96%) ArcSight ESM
6 3 (0.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.96%) Nessus
6 3 (0.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.64%) EnCase
7 2 (0.64%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.64%) OpenView
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.32%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 74 (23.79%) SAP
2 63 (20.26%) VMware
3 58 (18.65%) Apple
4 55 (17.68%) Red Hat
5 25 (8.04%) HP
6 23 (7.40%) Atlassian
7 22 (7.07%) Oracle
8 20 (6.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (3.22%) Cisco
10 8 (2.57%) BT
11 7 (2.25%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.93%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.61%) ArcSight
13 5 (1.61%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (1.61%) Dell
13 5 (1.61%) F5
13 5 (1.61%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.61%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.61%) webMethods
14 4 (1.29%) NetWitness
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