The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 29 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 3.57% 10.17% 8.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 25.00% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 19
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £33,000 £30,169
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £40,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 48 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 47.14% 40.68% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 73
Average salary £23,000 £35,750 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.66% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £20,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Devon

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Exeter

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) SAN
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 8 (36.36%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
6 5 (22.73%) JPA
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (22.73%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 4 (18.18%) Mobile App

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LAN
1 9 (40.91%) WAN
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
2 5 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (18.18%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Spanish Language
1 4 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) DBA
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) JSON
3 5 (22.73%) JPA
3 5 (22.73%) REST
4 4 (18.18%) Grails
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) JDBC
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Symfony
6 2 (9.09%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) LAMP
7 1 (4.55%) JSP
7 1 (4.55%) XHTML
7 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
7 1 (4.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Video on Demand
1 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
1 4 (18.18%) DTV
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (18.18%) Android Development
2 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 1 (4.55%) Web Development
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) ETL
3 1 (4.55%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) OOP
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 14001
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware ESX
1 8 (36.36%) vSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (4.55%) Zend
6 1 (4.55%) Greenplum
Exeter, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago