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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 28 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.65% 13.77% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.60% 51.85% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 25
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 23.92% 26.56% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 60
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £21,900 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +6 14 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Exeter -14 7 £38,500 +16.66%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (54.05%) PHP
2 17 (45.95%) MySQL
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 14 (37.84%) Web Development
5 13 (35.14%) OO
5 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (32.43%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) CSS
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
7 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
9 9 (24.32%) PHP5
9 9 (24.32%) Marketing
9 9 (24.32%) OO PHP
9 9 (24.32%) Online Marketing
9 9 (24.32%) XHTML
10 8 (21.62%) Python
10 8 (21.62%) SQL
11 7 (18.92%) Apache
12 6 (16.22%) UML
12 6 (16.22%) C
12 6 (16.22%) C++
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle
12 6 (16.22%) Intranet
13 5 (13.51%) Firmware
13 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 5 (13.51%) Citrix
13 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Intranet
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Military
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Web Developer
3 9 (24.32%) PHP Developer
3 9 (24.32%) MySQL Developer
3 9 (24.32%) PHP Web Developer
3 9 (24.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) XHTML
4 2 (5.41%) Zend Framework
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) JPA
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) Sphinx
5 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.70%) LAMP
5 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Firmware
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) VxWorks
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Web Development
2 13 (35.14%) OO
2 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) Online Marketing
3 9 (24.32%) OO PHP
4 6 (16.22%) UML
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Data Entry
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
9 1 (2.70%) ETL
9 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) PHP
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) PHP5
4 8 (21.62%) Python
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C
5 6 (16.22%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.70%) Java
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Zend
6 1 (2.70%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.70%) Facebook
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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