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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 14.29% 3.57% 10.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.38% 7.58% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Average salary £53,750 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.82% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,800 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
42 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 27.27% 47.14% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 48
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -35.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,400 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 21 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Exeter

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
3 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) MySQL
4 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
5 20 (33.90%) Mathematics
6 19 (32.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (30.51%) VMware
8 17 (28.81%) HTML
8 17 (28.81%) Red Hat
9 16 (27.12%) PHP
9 16 (27.12%) CSS
10 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
11 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
11 13 (22.03%) MVC
11 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.03%) Open Source
12 12 (20.34%) SQL
12 12 (20.34%) ITIL
12 12 (20.34%) Python
13 11 (18.64%) Java
13 11 (18.64%) Cisco
13 11 (18.64%) Configuration Management
13 11 (18.64%) LAMP
13 11 (18.64%) Puppet
14 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
14 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
14 10 (16.95%) Citrix
15 9 (15.25%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (11.86%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Summit
2 2 (3.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (8.47%) Wireshark
2 5 (8.47%) tcpdump
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
4 2 (3.39%) SMS
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) Broadband
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) MySQL
1 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.47%) CouchDB
5 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.25%) Games
2 8 (13.56%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Administrator
3 15 (25.42%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (23.73%) PHP Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Technical Leader
6 8 (13.56%) LAMP Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (10.17%) Team Leader
8 6 (10.17%) Windows Administrator
8 6 (10.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 6 (10.17%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (10.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (8.47%) IT Administrator
9 5 (8.47%) Software Development Team Leader
9 5 (8.47%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (8.47%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (8.47%) Server Administrator
9 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) CSS
3 11 (18.64%) LAMP
4 8 (13.56%) HTML5
5 7 (11.86%) .NET
6 5 (8.47%) Spring
6 5 (8.47%) XML
6 5 (8.47%) jQuery
7 4 (6.78%) Web Services
7 4 (6.78%) RESTful
8 3 (5.08%) CSS3
8 3 (5.08%) Ajax
8 3 (5.08%) JSON
8 3 (5.08%) Software Packaging
9 2 (3.39%) MFC
9 2 (3.39%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.39%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Mathematics
2 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 13 (22.03%) Open Source
3 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.17%) Physics
5 5 (8.47%) BYOD
6 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.39%) W3C
9 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Apple iOS
3 7 (11.86%) Android
4 5 (8.47%) CentOS
4 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.08%) UNIX
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.39%) SUSE
6 2 (3.39%) HPUX
6 2 (3.39%) Solaris
7 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) ITIL
4 11 (18.64%) Configuration Management
5 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.25%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Line Management
7 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.86%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.86%) Product Management
7 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.78%) OOP
10 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (27.12%) PHP
3 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) Python
4 11 (18.64%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.47%) Lua
7 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) RHCSA
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.39%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.39%) SCSA
4 2 (3.39%) RHCA
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) RHCE
5 1 (1.69%) VCAP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
1 7 (11.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) XenApp
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) VMware
2 17 (28.81%) Red Hat
3 11 (18.64%) Cisco
4 10 (16.95%) Citrix
5 9 (15.25%) IBM
5 9 (15.25%) Google
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.08%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec
8 2 (3.39%) Sun
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