The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 4 27
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.19% 25.19% 7.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 61.82% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,300 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 55 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 36.30% 40.74% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 67
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Linux
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Salary Trend in Exeter

Linux
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Exeter

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Apache
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) IIS
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) JBoss
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (27.78%) Silverlight
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Middleware
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Internet
8 4 (22.22%) MCSE
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
8 4 (22.22%) LDAP
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
8 4 (22.22%) CCNA
8 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) RESTful
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) Apache
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 6 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) Silverlight
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) LAMP
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (5.56%) Servlets
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Informatics
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) CoreOS
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) OOP
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) MCSE
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCSA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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