The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 34 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.66% 11.54% 6.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.47% 41.10% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 20
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,100 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.22% 28.08% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 89 67 67
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,870 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Linux
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Devon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Devon

Linux
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 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 -7 17 £23,500 -2.08% 3
Exeter -3 8 £29,500 -10.60% 8
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 25 (51.02%) PHP
2 20 (40.82%) MySQL
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.78%) Degree
4 18 (36.73%) Web Development
4 18 (36.73%) HTML
5 17 (34.69%) CSS
5 17 (34.69%) OO
5 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) XHTML
7 13 (26.53%) PHP5
7 13 (26.53%) Online Marketing
7 13 (26.53%) Marketing
7 13 (26.53%) OO PHP
8 12 (24.49%) Computer Science
8 12 (24.49%) Apache
9 11 (22.45%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) Python
10 9 (18.37%) C
10 9 (18.37%) C++
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle
12 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 7 (14.29%) VMware
13 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.24%) JSON
13 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (12.24%) Citrix
13 6 (12.24%) UML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 6 (12.24%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Wireless
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Subversion
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
4 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) Web Developer
3 13 (26.53%) PHP Developer
3 13 (26.53%) MySQL Developer
3 13 (26.53%) PHP Web Developer
3 13 (26.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.04%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) CSS
3 13 (26.53%) XHTML
4 6 (12.24%) JSON
5 5 (10.20%) Ajax
6 4 (8.16%) jQuery
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) CSS3
6 4 (8.16%) Backbone.js
6 4 (8.16%) LAMP
7 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 2 (4.08%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) MFC
9 1 (2.04%) Web Services
9 1 (2.04%) XML
9 1 (2.04%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Open Source
2 5 (10.20%) Firmware
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.12%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.20%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.16%) VxWorks
4 4 (8.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Web Development
2 17 (34.69%) OO
2 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
3 13 (26.53%) Online Marketing
3 13 (26.53%) OO PHP
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) UML
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.16%) Validation
6 4 (8.16%) TDD
6 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.12%) Data Entry
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) PHP
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) PHP5
4 9 (18.37%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) C
4 9 (18.37%) C++
5 5 (10.20%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) AWK
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) CCNA
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) RHCE
3 1 (2.04%) VCAP
3 1 (2.04%) VCP5
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) XenApp
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) Facebook
6 2 (4.08%) Zend
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) Sophos
Exeter, Devon
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Unlimited Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Centric Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum with mileage expenses covered
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £30,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: from £25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ICO3 Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago