The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 5 2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Avon - 30.00% 71.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 75.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £27,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Linux
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Avon region.

Operating Systems Category
Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Avon - 40.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £27,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Avon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Avon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Avon

Linux
Salary Trend in Avon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Avon