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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
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
369 319 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 97.36% 93.55% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 288 258 198
Average salary £32,500 £33,027 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% +1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SCSA
5 2 (28.57%) RHCA
5 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) AWK
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) nginx
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Capistrano

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) HPUX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) AWK
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SCSA
1 2 (28.57%) RHCA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Capistrano
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec