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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Cornwall
Rank 5 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 18.70% 7.69% 5.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.88% 16.28% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £22,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cornwall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 43 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 26.02% 47.25% 60.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 33
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cornwall citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bodmin - 6 £24,500 -
Falmouth - 3 £37,500 -
Liskeard - 3 £45,000 -
Penryn - 3 £37,500 -
Penzance - 1 £32,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cornwall region with a requirement for Linux.

1 22 (66.67%) Unix
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco
4 13 (39.39%) OO
5 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 12 (36.36%) Degree
6 11 (33.33%) Open Source
7 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) TDD
7 10 (30.30%) LAN
7 10 (30.30%) OOP
7 10 (30.30%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 9 (27.27%) MVC
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) VMware
9 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (21.21%) Firewall
11 6 (18.18%) Service Management
11 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.18%) C
11 6 (18.18%) PHP
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
11 6 (18.18%) Finance
11 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (18.18%) Spring
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.18%) Traefik
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) GitHub
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) WAN
2 10 (30.30%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) Firewall
4 5 (15.15%) Internet
5 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
6 3 (9.09%) ADSL
6 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 3 (9.09%) SNMP
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.06%) Junos
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
1 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
2 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) GUI Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Dropwizard
1 6 (18.18%) Spring
1 6 (18.18%) Spring Boot
1 6 (18.18%) Spring Cloud
2 5 (15.15%) Kafka
2 5 (15.15%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) CGI
3 3 (9.09%) Qt
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
1 10 (30.30%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.12%) Fintech
3 3 (9.09%) CCTV
3 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Unix
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.09%) Android
5 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.09%) SUSE
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.06%) CentOS
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) OO
2 11 (33.33%) Open Source
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) OOP
3 10 (30.30%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) CRUD
5 6 (18.18%) Microservices
5 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 5 (15.15%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) Functional Programming
6 5 (15.15%) Pair Programming
6 5 (15.15%) Social Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Cryptography
7 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Information Security
8 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 3 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) C
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) Elixir
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 3 (9.09%) Erlang
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) HND
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) RHCA
3 2 (6.06%) RHCE
3 2 (6.06%) RHCSA
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO22301
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (6.06%) Docker
3 2 (6.06%) Snort
3 2 (6.06%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Icinga
3 2 (6.06%) Juju
3 2 (6.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Apigee
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Sophos
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) Freescale
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.06%) Acunetix
6 2 (6.06%) AlienVault
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.06%) Rapid7
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) Splunk
Cornwall
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