Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 4 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 65 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 20.70% 20.48% 11.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.36% 71.83% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 17
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +95.65% -29.23%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £45,700 £55,000 £33,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 101 71 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 32.17% 28.51% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 68
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,600 £17,000
90th Percentile £43,000 £55,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Cornwall

Linux
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Linux in Cornwall

Linux
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Cornwall over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Cornwall

Linux
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newquay - 31 - -
Bodmin -1 6 £35,000 +42.86% 1
Par - 4 £35,000 -
Liskeard +1 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Helston - 3 £48,000 -
St Austell - 1 £42,500 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cornwall region with a requirement for Linux.

1 43 (66.15%) Degree
2 38 (58.46%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (55.38%) Windows
4 35 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (52.31%) Decision-Making
6 31 (47.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (47.69%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (47.69%) User Experience
6 31 (47.69%) Proactive Management
6 31 (47.69%) Service Management
6 31 (47.69%) Service Delivery
6 31 (47.69%) ITSM
6 31 (47.69%) SLA
6 31 (47.69%) ITIL
6 31 (47.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (47.69%) Incident Management
7 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
8 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
9 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (30.77%) VMware
10 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (30.77%) Unix
10 20 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
11 19 (29.23%) OO
12 18 (27.69%) OOP
12 18 (27.69%) Java
12 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
13 17 (26.15%) Oracle
13 17 (26.15%) JIRA
14 16 (24.62%) Computer Science

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) Apache
1 4 (6.15%) Apache Solr
1 4 (6.15%) nginx
1 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) Traefik
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) IaaS
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) 3G
2 3 (4.62%) 4G
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
2 3 (4.62%) LTE
2 3 (4.62%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (15.38%) Power BI
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (9.23%) Amazon Aurora
5 6 (9.23%) Blockchain
5 6 (9.23%) MySQL
5 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) Redis
7 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) JIRA
2 11 (16.92%) Robot Framework
3 6 (9.23%) Bitbucket
3 6 (9.23%) JMeter
3 6 (9.23%) Selenium
4 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.15%) GoCD
5 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Database Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) DBA
4 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Backup Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Core Java Developer
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Junior
5 6 (9.23%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) Dropwizard
2 6 (9.23%) Spring
2 6 (9.23%) Spring Boot
2 6 (9.23%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (6.15%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) JSON
5 1 (1.54%) Kafka
5 1 (1.54%) Laravel
5 1 (1.54%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 31 (47.69%) Enterprise Software
1 31 (47.69%) User Experience
2 16 (24.62%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.62%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.77%) Fintech
3 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Unix
4 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Problem-Solving
2 34 (52.31%) Decision-Making
3 31 (47.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (47.69%) Incident Management
3 31 (47.69%) ITIL
3 31 (47.69%) ITSM
3 31 (47.69%) Proactive Management
3 31 (47.69%) Service Delivery
3 31 (47.69%) Service Management
3 31 (47.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
6 19 (29.23%) OO
7 18 (27.69%) OOP
8 14 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (20.00%) MVC
9 13 (20.00%) TDD
10 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
10 12 (18.46%) Microservices
11 11 (16.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) PowerShell
2 16 (24.62%) VB
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) Erlang
5 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.77%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) Elixir
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (66.15%) Degree
2 35 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (24.62%) MCSE
4 12 (18.46%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (15.38%) MCSA
6 6 (9.23%) MCITP
7 4 (6.15%) CCNP
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) CCA
8 1 (1.54%) CCNA
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (47.69%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 15 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.15%) Docker
4 4 (6.15%) KVM
5 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Ansible
1 4 (6.15%) Kibana
1 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
1 4 (6.15%) Nagios
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
1 4 (6.15%) Terraform
2 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.54%) Icinga
2 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) VMware
3 17 (26.15%) Oracle
4 7 (10.77%) SAP
5 6 (9.23%) Veeam
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) IFS
8 1 (1.54%) Apigee
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco
8 1 (1.54%) Remedy
8 1 (1.54%) Sencha
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec