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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 19 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 10.62% 9.44% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.05% 33.04% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 43
Average salary £29,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £20,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
113 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.90% 28.57% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 114
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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
Exeter +21 34 £29,750 -20.66% 4
Newton Abbot +1 2 £26,000 -13.33%
Barnstaple 0 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Paignton -2 1 £29,000 -31.76%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 39 (41.49%) JavaScript
2 37 (39.36%) MySQL
3 36 (38.30%) HTML
3 36 (38.30%) Degree
4 33 (35.11%) Windows
5 29 (30.85%) CSS
5 29 (30.85%) PHP
6 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
7 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
9 21 (22.34%) Python
10 20 (21.28%) Java
10 20 (21.28%) Mathematics
11 19 (20.21%) C++
11 19 (20.21%) VMware
12 18 (19.15%) Red Hat
12 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
12 18 (19.15%) Open Source
13 17 (18.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (18.09%) SQL
14 15 (15.96%) OO
14 15 (15.96%) Apache
14 15 (15.96%) LAMP
14 15 (15.96%) JSON
15 14 (14.89%) Android
15 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.89%) jQuery
15 14 (14.89%) HTML5
15 14 (14.89%) Apple iOS
15 14 (14.89%) Management Information System

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 15 (15.96%) Apache
2 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.19%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) CMS
4 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (1.06%) uWSGI
5 1 (1.06%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Summit
2 2 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (8.51%) tcpdump
1 8 (8.51%) Wireshark
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
2 5 (5.32%) DNS
3 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.19%) Wireless
4 3 (3.19%) Broadband
4 3 (3.19%) DHCP
5 2 (2.13%) SMS
5 2 (2.13%) WAN
5 2 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) MySQL
2 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 13 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (11.70%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.51%) CouchDB
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Navigator
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.19%) MariaDB
10 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) Subversion
3 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.19%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Ant
6 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (8.51%) Marketing
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Military
2 6 (6.38%) French Language
2 6 (6.38%) Spanish Language
3 5 (5.32%) Electronics
4 3 (3.19%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (41.49%) Developer
2 21 (22.34%) PHP Developer
3 19 (20.21%) Administrator
4 13 (13.83%) Web Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.51%) IT Administrator
6 8 (8.51%) LAMP Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Server Administrator
7 7 (7.45%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Software Asset Manager
8 6 (6.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Software Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.30%) HTML
2 29 (30.85%) CSS
3 15 (15.96%) LAMP
3 15 (15.96%) JSON
4 14 (14.89%) jQuery
4 14 (14.89%) HTML5
5 12 (12.77%) Ajax
6 11 (11.70%) RESTful
7 10 (10.64%) Web Services
7 10 (10.64%) XML
7 10 (10.64%) CSS3
8 8 (8.51%) XHTML
8 8 (8.51%) .NET
9 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (6.38%) Spring
10 4 (4.26%) MFC
10 4 (4.26%) Qt
10 4 (4.26%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.19%) SOAP
11 3 (3.19%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 20 (21.28%) Mathematics
3 18 (19.15%) Open Source
4 14 (14.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.38%) NHS
6 6 (6.38%) Physics
7 4 (4.26%) Device Driver
7 4 (4.26%) Statistics
7 4 (4.26%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (14.89%) Android
3 14 (14.89%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.51%) Mac OS X
4 8 (8.51%) CentOS
5 7 (7.45%) UNIX
6 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.06%) SUSE
6 1 (1.06%) HPUX
6 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) OO
3 13 (13.83%) MVC
3 13 (13.83%) ITIL
4 11 (11.70%) Web Development
4 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.38%) Scrum
6 6 (6.38%) OO PHP
6 6 (6.38%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (6.38%) Software Licensing
6 6 (6.38%) Online Marketing
6 6 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.32%) Multithreading
7 5 (5.32%) TDD
7 5 (5.32%) Validation
8 4 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) JavaScript
2 29 (30.85%) PHP
3 21 (22.34%) Python
4 20 (21.28%) Java
5 19 (20.21%) C++
6 17 (18.09%) SQL
7 10 (10.64%) C
7 10 (10.64%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.51%) Objective-C
8 8 (8.51%) Lua
9 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.38%) PHP5
10 5 (5.32%) Perl
11 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.19%) AWK
13 2 (2.13%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.13%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (38.30%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) CCNA
2 8 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.51%) RHCSA
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.38%) VCP5
4 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) HND
5 2 (2.13%) MCSE
5 2 (2.13%) MCSA
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.13%) RHCE
5 2 (2.13%) VCAP
6 1 (1.06%) SCSA
6 1 (1.06%) RHCA
6 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.06%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.26%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) Docker
4 3 (3.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Puppet
1 8 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) VMware
2 18 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle
4 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) Dell
6 4 (4.26%) Cisco
6 4 (4.26%) Facebook
7 3 (3.19%) Citrix
7 3 (3.19%) Genesys
7 3 (3.19%) HP
8 2 (2.13%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.13%) Zend
9 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec
9 1 (1.06%) Sun
Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £31,270 per annum and up to £35,891 for exceptional candidates + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago