The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 10.53% 5.77% 8.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.23% 30.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall region.

Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 54.74% 19.23% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 10 9
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Linux
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Linux Salary Trend in Cornwall

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cornwall

Linux
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Ives - 3 £55,500 -
Newquay - 2 - -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (20.00%) GIS
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) TestDirector
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Apex Code
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) CMDB
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Broadband
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Principle Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) GIS
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Use Case
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) BMC
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago