The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 55 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.68% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
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
291 375 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 99.32% 96.15% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 248 317 338
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Devon

Linux Support
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 Support within the Devon region over the 3 months to 12 February 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 2 - -
Linux Support
South West

Linux Support
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification