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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 50 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.40% 2.79% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 2.89% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £38,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
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
282 346 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 98.60% 96.38% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 253 279 266
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -1 4 - -
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet