Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 14.10% 11.59% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.16% 61.36% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 3
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £24,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.41% -17.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,150 £25,250
90th Percentile £45,900 £45,000 £55,600
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 86 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 27.56% 18.88% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 45
Cornwall median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% +18.18%
10th Percentile £21,025 £22,000 £18,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.22% -2.67% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 - 13 - -
Bodmin +1 4 £35,000 - 2
Liskeard - 3 £35,000 - 2
Par - 2 £35,000 - 1
Penryn - 2 £40,000 -
Falmouth - 2 £40,000 -
Helston - 2 £46,000 - 1
Camborne - 1 £35,000 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.91%) Unix
4 18 (40.91%) OO
5 16 (36.36%) OOP
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
6 15 (34.09%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (31.82%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) SLA
8 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
8 13 (29.55%) ITIL
8 13 (29.55%) Service Management
8 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
8 13 (29.55%) ITSM
8 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (29.55%) Incident Management
8 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (29.55%) User Experience
8 13 (29.55%) Proactive Management
9 12 (27.27%) DevOps
9 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (27.27%) VMware
9 12 (27.27%) TDD
10 11 (25.00%) MVC
10 11 (25.00%) Microservices
11 10 (22.73%) Open Source
11 10 (22.73%) Bash Shell

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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
1 3 (6.82%) nginx
1 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.55%) Traefik
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) IaaS
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) 3G
1 2 (4.55%) 4G
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
1 2 (4.55%) Junos
1 2 (4.55%) LTE
1 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon Aurora
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) Blockchain
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (9.09%) Power BI
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.82%) Redis
6 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Robot Framework
2 6 (13.64%) Bitbucket
2 6 (13.64%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) JMeter
3 5 (11.36%) Selenium
4 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.82%) GoCD
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Core Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Junior
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Database Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Python Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) Dropwizard
2 6 (13.64%) Spring
2 6 (13.64%) Spring Boot
2 6 (13.64%) Spring Cloud
3 3 (6.82%) Middleware
4 2 (4.55%) Kafka
4 2 (4.55%) Qt
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) Node.js
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
1 15 (34.09%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (29.55%) User Experience
3 8 (18.18%) Fintech
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Unix
2 14 (31.82%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.55%) Android
6 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) OO
3 16 (36.36%) OOP
4 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (29.55%) Incident Management
5 13 (29.55%) ITIL
5 13 (29.55%) ITSM
5 13 (29.55%) Proactive Management
5 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
5 13 (29.55%) Service Management
5 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (27.27%) DevOps
6 12 (27.27%) TDD
7 11 (25.00%) Microservices
7 11 (25.00%) MVC
8 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
8 10 (22.73%) Open Source
9 8 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 9 (20.45%) Erlang
4 8 (18.18%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) Elixir
6 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
6 5 (11.36%) SQL
6 5 (11.36%) VB
7 4 (9.09%) PHP
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.27%) AWK
9 1 (2.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (22.73%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (20.45%) MCSE
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.09%) MCSA
6 3 (6.82%) CCNP
7 2 (4.55%) HND
8 1 (2.27%) CCA
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) CISM
8 1 (2.27%) CISSP
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (2.27%) RHCA
8 1 (2.27%) RHCE
8 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (11.36%) Docker
4 3 (6.82%) KVM
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) Snort
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Kibana
2 3 (6.82%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 3 (6.82%) Terraform
3 2 (4.55%) Icinga
3 2 (4.55%) Juju
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) Nessus
4 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Apigee
5 2 (4.55%) Freescale
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Acunetix
6 1 (2.27%) AlienVault
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.27%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam