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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West / Cornwall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 28.50% 20.00% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 42.55% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 18 9
Median salary £50,000 £23,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +117.39% -40.25%  
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 76 47 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 38.00% 47.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 45 48
Median salary £37,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.04% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £35,000
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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Falmouth - 9 £37,500 - 1
Penryn - 9 £37,500 - 1
Bodmin +3 2 £24,500 -10.90%
Hayle - 2 £37,500 -
Truro - 1 £34,000 - 1
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 45 (57.69%) Java
2 40 (51.28%) Telecoms
3 38 (48.72%) Unix
4 33 (42.31%) Cisco
5 32 (41.03%) Python
6 25 (32.05%) OO
6 25 (32.05%) Internet
7 23 (29.49%) Degree
7 23 (29.49%) Open Source
8 22 (28.21%) WAN
9 20 (25.64%) LAN
10 19 (24.36%) Service Management
11 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 18 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 17 (21.79%) PHP
13 16 (20.51%) C
13 16 (20.51%) DevOps
14 15 (19.23%) RHCSA
14 15 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (19.23%) Rapid7
14 15 (19.23%) LogRhythm
14 15 (19.23%) AlienVault
14 15 (19.23%) CISM
14 15 (19.23%) CISSP
14 15 (19.23%) RHCE
14 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
14 15 (19.23%) Acunetix
14 15 (19.23%) Splunk
14 15 (19.23%) SIEM

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 10 (12.82%) Traefik
2 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) GitHub
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) Internet
2 22 (28.21%) WAN
3 20 (25.64%) LAN
4 11 (14.10%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (14.10%) Junos
5 8 (10.26%) Firewall
6 6 (7.69%) Wireshark
7 5 (6.41%) SAN
7 5 (6.41%) SNMP
7 5 (6.41%) Wireless
8 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) MySQL
2 10 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.26%) Blockchain
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 40 (51.28%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.10%) Electronics
3 9 (11.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Security Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) GUI Software Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Field Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Qt
2 10 (12.82%) Dropwizard
2 10 (12.82%) Spring
2 10 (12.82%) Spring Boot
2 10 (12.82%) Spring Cloud
3 7 (8.97%) XML
4 5 (6.41%) CGI
4 5 (6.41%) Kafka
5 3 (3.85%) HTML
5 3 (3.85%) Node.js
5 3 (3.85%) Web Services
6 2 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (17.95%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (14.10%) Private Cloud
5 9 (11.54%) Fintech
6 5 (6.41%) CCTV
7 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.72%) Unix
2 13 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 11 (14.10%) Android
3 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
3 11 (14.10%) CentOS
4 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.41%) SUSE
6 5 (6.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Vista
6 5 (6.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) OO
2 23 (29.49%) Open Source
3 19 (24.36%) Service Management
4 16 (20.51%) DevOps
5 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (19.23%) SIEM
6 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (17.95%) OOP
6 14 (17.95%) TDD
7 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (16.67%) MVC
8 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
8 11 (14.10%) SDLC
8 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
8 11 (14.10%) Task Automation
9 10 (12.82%) CRUD
9 10 (12.82%) Microservices
10 7 (8.97%) Scrum
10 7 (8.97%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) Java
2 32 (41.03%) Python
3 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (21.79%) PHP
5 16 (20.51%) C
6 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.10%) C++
7 11 (14.10%) Embedded C
7 11 (14.10%) Perl
8 5 (6.41%) SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Elixir
9 2 (2.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 15 (19.23%) CISM
2 15 (19.23%) CISSP
2 15 (19.23%) RHCA
2 15 (19.23%) RHCE
2 15 (19.23%) RHCSA
3 11 (14.10%) HND
4 4 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.56%) CCA
5 2 (2.56%) CCNA
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Snort
2 11 (14.10%) Docker
3 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.41%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (19.23%) Nessus
2 12 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.38%) Puppet
3 11 (14.10%) Ansible
3 11 (14.10%) Juju
4 7 (8.97%) Backup Exec
4 7 (8.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.85%) Icinga
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Cisco
2 15 (19.23%) Acunetix
2 15 (19.23%) AlienVault
2 15 (19.23%) LogRhythm
2 15 (19.23%) Rapid7
2 15 (19.23%) Splunk
3 14 (17.95%) Juniper
4 11 (14.10%) Freescale
4 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.82%) Apigee
6 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.97%) Sophos
7 7 (8.97%) Symantec
7 7 (8.97%) VMware
8 5 (6.41%) HP
9 2 (2.56%) Citrix
9 2 (2.56%) Remedy
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle
10 1 (1.28%) SAP
Falmouth, Cornwall
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Penryn, Cornwall
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: help with relocation + more benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Truro
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago