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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 67 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.29% 10.90% 9.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.85% 42.11% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 34
Average salary £32,750 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.02% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,900 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
143 95 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.24% 25.89% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 103 83 80
Average salary £29,500 £28,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -21.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £41,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Exeter +22 39 £32,500 -16.66% 5
Plymouth -12 10 £23,500 +9.30%
Paignton 0 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Newton Abbot -11 2 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Barnstaple - 1 £40,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 42 (46.67%) Degree
2 38 (42.22%) HTML
3 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
4 36 (40.00%) MySQL
5 32 (35.56%) PHP
5 32 (35.56%) CSS
5 32 (35.56%) Windows
6 29 (32.22%) Computer Science
7 24 (26.67%) OO
8 21 (23.33%) Web Development
9 18 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 18 (20.00%) C++
10 17 (18.89%) Python
10 17 (18.89%) XHTML
10 17 (18.89%) Marketing
11 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.78%) Java
11 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (16.67%) Apache
12 15 (16.67%) ITIL
12 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 15 (16.67%) PHP5
12 15 (16.67%) Online Marketing
12 15 (16.67%) OO PHP
13 14 (15.56%) JSON
13 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
13 14 (15.56%) Oracle
13 14 (15.56%) SQL
14 13 (14.44%) Management Information System
14 13 (14.44%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (6.67%) IIS
3 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.11%) nginx
4 1 (1.11%) Node.js
4 1 (1.11%) uWSGI
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Wireless
2 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.44%) tcpdump
2 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 2 (2.22%) DHCP
4 2 (2.22%) Broadband
5 1 (1.11%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) SMS
5 1 (1.11%) WAN
5 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.00%) MySQL
2 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.78%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Navigator
7 4 (4.44%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.22%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (18.89%) Marketing
2 7 (7.78%) Electronics
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) French Language
3 6 (6.67%) Spanish Language
3 6 (6.67%) Military
4 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 23 (25.56%) Web Developer
4 16 (17.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
5 15 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Administrator
7 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Software Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Software Asset Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Server Support
11 4 (4.44%) DBA
11 4 (4.44%) Graduate
11 4 (4.44%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.22%) HTML
2 32 (35.56%) CSS
3 17 (18.89%) XHTML
4 14 (15.56%) JSON
5 12 (13.33%) LAMP
5 12 (13.33%) jQuery
6 11 (12.22%) Ajax
7 10 (11.11%) CSS3
7 10 (11.11%) HTML5
7 10 (11.11%) Web Services
8 9 (10.00%) XML
9 8 (8.89%) RESTful
10 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (4.44%) Qt
11 4 (4.44%) .NET
11 4 (4.44%) MFC
12 2 (2.22%) JSP
12 2 (2.22%) SOAP
12 2 (2.22%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.22%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (14.44%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.44%) Open Source
4 6 (6.67%) NHS
5 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.44%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.44%) Statistics
6 4 (4.44%) Physics
7 3 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.56%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.11%) Android
4 6 (6.67%) UNIX
5 4 (4.44%) CentOS
5 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.33%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) OO
2 21 (23.33%) Web Development
3 16 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.67%) ITIL
4 15 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 15 (16.67%) Online Marketing
5 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.78%) Validation
6 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.78%) MVC
6 7 (7.78%) Multithreading
7 6 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
7 6 (6.67%) Software Licensing
7 6 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (6.67%) UML
7 6 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.44%) TDD
9 3 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
2 32 (35.56%) PHP
3 18 (20.00%) C++
4 17 (18.89%) Python
5 16 (17.78%) Java
6 15 (16.67%) PHP5
7 14 (15.56%) SQL
8 11 (12.22%) C
9 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.44%) Perl
10 4 (4.44%) Lua
10 4 (4.44%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.22%) AWK
13 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.11%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 42 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (7.78%) CCNA
2 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.67%) VCP5
4 4 (4.44%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.22%) HND
6 1 (1.11%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) MCSA
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) RHCE
6 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.56%) Firmware
4 4 (4.44%) Docker
5 3 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.11%) vSphere
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Puppet
2 4 (4.44%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Oracle
1 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
2 12 (13.33%) VMware
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) Dell
4 5 (5.56%) Citrix
4 5 (5.56%) Facebook
5 2 (2.22%) Genesys
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco
5 2 (2.22%) Zend
5 2 (2.22%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
Bideford, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Circa 40K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Laptop (your choice of Mac, Windows)
Posted: 2 days ago
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Webrecruit
Salary: £25,000 per annum Plus Laptop (your choice of Mac, Windows or Linux)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Newton Abbot
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary Package
Posted: 25 days ago