The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
396 390 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.96% 93.08% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 316 334 189
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Linux Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle