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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 50 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.81% 5.00% 13.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.19% 16.83% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 39
Average salary £40,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,400 £40,598
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
94 101 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 25.97% 29.71% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 91 97
Average salary £35,000 £22,950 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -30.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £23,475
10% offered a salary of more than £52,875 £40,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +19 23 £45,875 +17.62% 8
Plymouth +10 5 £60,000 +166.66%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (46.00%) Windows
2 41 (41.00%) Degree
3 32 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 28 (28.00%) MySQL
5 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 25 (25.00%) ITIL
6 24 (24.00%) PHP
6 24 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 24 (24.00%) VMware
6 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (22.00%) HTML
8 21 (21.00%) CSS
8 21 (21.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (21.00%) Relational Database
9 19 (19.00%) Red Hat
10 17 (17.00%) Active Directory
11 15 (15.00%) Puppet
11 15 (15.00%) Computer Science
12 14 (14.00%) Open Source
12 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
12 14 (14.00%) Military
12 14 (14.00%) Python
12 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 14 (14.00%) UNIX
13 13 (13.00%) C++
13 13 (13.00%) SQL
13 13 (13.00%) MVC
14 12 (12.00%) OO
14 12 (12.00%) Cisco
14 12 (12.00%) Citrix

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (8.00%) Apache
2 6 (6.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) nginx
4 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) Node.js
4 2 (2.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.00%) uWSGI
5 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Summit
2 2 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) DNS
2 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (5.00%) tcpdump
3 5 (5.00%) Firewall
3 5 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.00%) Wireless
5 2 (2.00%) SAN
5 2 (2.00%) Broadband
5 2 (2.00%) SMS
6 1 (1.00%) WAN
6 1 (1.00%) DHCP
6 1 (1.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.00%) MySQL
2 21 (21.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.00%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.00%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) JIRA
4 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (14.00%) Military
2 9 (9.00%) Games
3 8 (8.00%) Aerospace
4 6 (6.00%) Electronics
5 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.00%) Finance
7 3 (3.00%) Legal
8 2 (2.00%) Marketing
8 2 (2.00%) French Language
8 2 (2.00%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Administrator
3 15 (15.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.00%) Software Manager
4 11 (11.00%) Software Asset Manager
5 9 (9.00%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (9.00%) Technical Leader
6 8 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) LAMP Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (6.00%) Windows Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.00%) HTML
2 21 (21.00%) CSS
3 12 (12.00%) HTML5
4 11 (11.00%) LAMP
5 8 (8.00%) jQuery
6 7 (7.00%) Ajax
6 7 (7.00%) .NET
7 6 (6.00%) CSS3
8 5 (5.00%) Laravel
8 5 (5.00%) RESTful
8 5 (5.00%) Web Services
8 5 (5.00%) XML
8 5 (5.00%) JSON
8 5 (5.00%) Spring
9 4 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (4.00%) REST
10 3 (3.00%) Qt
10 3 (3.00%) SOAP
10 3 (3.00%) Software Packaging
10 3 (3.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 15 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (14.00%) Open Source
5 11 (11.00%) NHS
6 6 (6.00%) Physics
7 5 (5.00%) BYOD
8 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.00%) Mainframe
9 3 (3.00%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (3.00%) RMADS
9 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (3.00%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.00%) CESG
10 2 (2.00%) W3C
11 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (1.00%) Statistics
11 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.00%) Windows
2 21 (21.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (14.00%) UNIX
4 7 (7.00%) Android
4 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.00%) CentOS
5 5 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.00%) SUSE
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.00%) HPUX
8 2 (2.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) ITIL
2 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (13.00%) MVC
5 12 (12.00%) OO
6 11 (11.00%) Asset Management
6 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.00%) Software Asset Management
6 11 (11.00%) Software Licensing
7 9 (9.00%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (9.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.00%) Scrum
8 8 (8.00%) TDD
8 8 (8.00%) Line Management
9 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.00%) OOP
9 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.00%) Product Management
9 7 (7.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (24.00%) PHP
3 14 (14.00%) Python
4 13 (13.00%) SQL
4 13 (13.00%) C++
5 11 (11.00%) Java
6 7 (7.00%) C
7 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (5.00%) Lua
8 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.00%) AWK
9 2 (2.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 41 (41.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) RHCSA
3 5 (5.00%) CCNA
3 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.00%) CCNP
5 2 (2.00%) VCP5
5 2 (2.00%) HND
5 2 (2.00%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.00%) SCSA
5 2 (2.00%) RHCA
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) MCSA
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) RHCE
6 1 (1.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (7.00%) ISO 14001
2 4 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) XenApp
4 7 (7.00%) Firmware
5 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.00%) vSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) Puppet
2 9 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.00%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.00%) Nagios
5 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.00%) SCCM
7 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) VMware
2 19 (19.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (12.00%) Cisco
3 12 (12.00%) Citrix
4 9 (9.00%) IBM
4 9 (9.00%) Google
5 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.00%) Zend
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle
7 3 (3.00%) Dell
8 2 (2.00%) Sun
8 2 (2.00%) Genesys
8 2 (2.00%) Symantec
9 1 (1.00%) Juniper
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% pension, flexible working, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexible working, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264-£23,790 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 up to £23,790 per annum for exceptional candidates + relocation allowance of up to £5,000 + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 22 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 22 days ago