Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 62 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 14.83% 14.78% 13.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.09% 53.97% 57.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 46
Exeter median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £31,790
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +25.82% +15.60%
10th Percentile £34,850 £29,750 £21,896
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,350 £56,468
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £34,290
% change year-on-year +26.76% +3.53% +14.30%

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 Exeter with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 20.57% 27.39% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 81
Exeter median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.03% +11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £20,625 £26,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,750 £55,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £33,581
% change year-on-year +17.65% +1.25% +11.94%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Exeter

Linux
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Linux in Exeter

Linux
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Exeter over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Linux.

1 41 (66.13%) Python
2 28 (45.16%) DevOps
3 25 (40.32%) Docker
3 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) Java
5 22 (35.48%) AWS
5 22 (35.48%) Kubernetes
6 21 (33.87%) MongoDB
6 21 (33.87%) RabbitMQ
6 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
6 21 (33.87%) ActiveMQ
7 20 (32.26%) MySQL
8 19 (30.65%) Ruby
8 19 (30.65%) Load Balancing
9 18 (29.03%) Puppet
9 18 (29.03%) SQL
9 18 (29.03%) Configuration Management
9 18 (29.03%) Go
9 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (29.03%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
10 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
11 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (22.58%) Docker Swarm
12 14 (22.58%) Prometheus
12 14 (22.58%) SQL Optimisation
12 14 (22.58%) Terraform
12 14 (22.58%) Kafka
12 14 (22.58%) MariaDB
12 14 (22.58%) Amazon EMR

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 7 (11.29%) Apache Pig
2 7 (11.29%) Apache Solr
2 7 (11.29%) Apache Spark
2 7 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.61%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.61%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) AWS
2 14 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (22.58%) Amazon ELB
2 14 (22.58%) Amazon EMR
2 14 (22.58%) Amazon S3
3 11 (17.74%) Azure
4 9 (14.52%) GCP
5 5 (8.06%) Serverless
6 3 (4.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) DWDM
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) MongoDB
2 20 (32.26%) MySQL
3 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
4 14 (22.58%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (22.58%) MariaDB
5 7 (11.29%) HBase
5 7 (11.29%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.61%) GIS
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Spatial Data
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.58%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) Ant
3 9 (14.52%) Maven
4 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.29%) IntelliJ
4 7 (11.29%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (12.90%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (11.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) IT Support
8 3 (4.84%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) ActiveMQ
1 21 (33.87%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (22.58%) Kafka
3 12 (19.35%) Web Services
4 11 (17.74%) Django
5 8 (12.90%) Velocity
6 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
6 7 (11.29%) JPA
6 7 (11.29%) Node.js
6 7 (11.29%) SOAP
6 7 (11.29%) Spring
6 7 (11.29%) Spring Boot
6 7 (11.29%) Spring Cloud
7 6 (9.68%) LAMP
8 4 (6.45%) CSS
8 4 (6.45%) HTML
8 4 (6.45%) Vue.js
9 2 (3.23%) Laravel
9 2 (3.23%) Symfony
9 2 (3.23%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (22.58%) Clustering
2 14 (22.58%) Replication
3 9 (14.52%) User Experience
4 8 (12.90%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.84%) EMC VNX
6 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) DevOps
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) Load Balancing
4 18 (29.03%) Configuration Management
5 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (22.58%) SOA
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Optimisation
8 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 7 (11.29%) Analytics
11 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.29%) Critical Thinking
11 7 (11.29%) Microservices
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.29%) TDD
11 7 (11.29%) Test Strategy
11 7 (11.29%) Wireframes
12 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) Python
2 23 (37.10%) Java
3 19 (30.65%) Ruby
4 18 (29.03%) Go
4 18 (29.03%) SQL
5 13 (20.97%) PHP
6 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.52%) Perl
7 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.45%) C
9 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) CCNA
4 1 (1.61%) CCNP
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 25 (40.32%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) HDFS
3 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (35.48%) Kubernetes
2 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (29.03%) Puppet
3 14 (22.58%) Docker Swarm
3 14 (22.58%) Nagios
3 14 (22.58%) Prometheus
3 14 (22.58%) Terraform
3 14 (22.58%) ZABBIX
4 10 (16.13%) Ansible
5 7 (11.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (6.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Google
3 4 (6.45%) Splunk
4 3 (4.84%) EMC
4 3 (4.84%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) NetApp
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) WooCommerce
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) ESRI
6 1 (1.61%) Huawei
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle