The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 36 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.23% 12.81% 7.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.48% 36.36% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,127 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,300 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 99 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.94% 35.23% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 92 94 98
Average salary £22,950 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.38% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £23,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -5 6 £22,500 -17.05% 2
Newton Abbot - 6 £30,000 -
Exeter -11 5 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 20 (36.36%) PHP
3 20 (36.36%) MySQL
4 18 (32.73%) SQL
5 15 (27.27%) Degree
6 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
7 12 (21.82%) Java
7 12 (21.82%) UNIX
8 11 (20.00%) Python
9 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 10 (18.18%) HTML
9 10 (18.18%) Intranet
10 9 (16.36%) LAN
10 9 (16.36%) WAN
10 9 (16.36%) SAN
10 9 (16.36%) Oracle
10 9 (16.36%) CSS
10 9 (16.36%) VMware
11 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
11 8 (14.55%) Statistics
11 8 (14.55%) C++
11 8 (14.55%) Data Entry
11 8 (14.55%) vSphere
12 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (12.73%) JSON
13 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
13 6 (10.91%) Spring
13 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
13 6 (10.91%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Summit
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.64%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Intranet
2 9 (16.36%) LAN
2 9 (16.36%) WAN
2 9 (16.36%) SAN
3 5 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 5 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.09%) Spanish Language
2 4 (7.27%) Military
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Web Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (9.09%) Junior
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Web Designer
5 4 (7.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Real Time Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Designer
5 4 (7.27%) Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Graduate
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) HTML
2 9 (16.36%) CSS
3 7 (12.73%) JSON
4 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
4 6 (10.91%) SOAP
4 6 (10.91%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) JPA
5 5 (9.09%) Grails
5 5 (9.09%) Web Services
5 5 (9.09%) JDBC
5 5 (9.09%) .NET
6 4 (7.27%) MFC
6 4 (7.27%) jQuery
7 3 (5.45%) XML
8 2 (3.64%) LAMP
8 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.64%) Zend Framework
8 2 (3.64%) Symfony
9 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Statistics
3 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 5 (9.09%) Video on Demand
4 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.09%) DTV
5 4 (7.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) UNIX
3 5 (9.09%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Data Entry
2 6 (10.91%) UML
3 5 (9.09%) Web Development
3 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 5 (9.09%) Android Development
3 5 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 5 (9.09%) Validation
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
5 3 (5.45%) ERP
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) PHP
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Java
4 11 (20.00%) Python
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.55%) C++
7 6 (10.91%) C
8 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.82%) PHP5
10 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
1 8 (14.55%) vSphere
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.82%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
Plymouth, Devon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Land Registry
Salary: £26,490 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago