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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.58% 10.00% 9.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 44.44% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £42,675 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.22% 22.50% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 26
Average salary £20,800 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.40% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £23,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) MFC
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JPA
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Sphinx
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
6 1 (9.09%) Sophos