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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 38 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.33% 9.77% 8.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.25% 38.00% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 26
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £28,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
102 100 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 35.79% 25.71% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 74 102
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +28.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 - 23 £23,000 - 2
Exeter -20 7 £30,000 - 3
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (34.62%) HTML
1 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
1 27 (34.62%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Marketing
3 20 (25.64%) Python
4 19 (24.36%) Advertising
5 18 (23.08%) Flash
5 18 (23.08%) Campaign Management
6 16 (20.51%) Apache
6 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
7 15 (19.23%) Java
8 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 13 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 12 (15.38%) Statistics
10 12 (15.38%) Visualisation
10 12 (15.38%) SciPy
10 12 (15.38%) NumPy
10 12 (15.38%) Algorithms
10 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 12 (15.38%) MATLAB
10 12 (15.38%) IIS
10 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
11 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
11 10 (12.82%) Degree
12 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (11.54%) VMware
12 9 (11.54%) SSH
12 9 (11.54%) OO
12 9 (11.54%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (20.51%) Apache
2 12 (15.38%) IIS
2 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.69%) CMS
4 6 (7.69%) JBoss
4 6 (7.69%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.97%) MS Office
1 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) SSH
2 6 (7.69%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (5.13%) Internet
4 4 (5.13%) LAN
4 4 (5.13%) LDAP
4 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (2.56%) DHCP
6 2 (2.56%) DNS
6 2 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (1.28%) Network Security
7 1 (1.28%) VoIP
7 1 (1.28%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) Big Data
1 8 (10.26%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.69%) Bower
2 6 (7.69%) gulp
2 6 (7.69%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (30.77%) Marketing
2 19 (24.36%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Administrator
1 17 (21.79%) Systems Support
2 16 (20.51%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (16.67%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) IT Support
8 7 (8.97%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Junior
9 6 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.41%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) HTML
2 18 (23.08%) Flash
3 12 (15.38%) NumPy
3 12 (15.38%) SciPy
4 7 (8.97%) .NET
5 6 (7.69%) CSS
5 6 (7.69%) CSS3
5 6 (7.69%) HTML5
5 6 (7.69%) jQuery
5 6 (7.69%) Laravel
5 6 (7.69%) LESS
6 5 (6.41%) Middleware
6 5 (6.41%) Silverlight
6 5 (6.41%) Web Services
7 4 (5.13%) JSON
7 4 (5.13%) XML
8 3 (3.85%) LAMP
8 3 (3.85%) RESTful
9 2 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (1.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 12 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 12 (15.38%) Statistics
3 12 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Informatics
6 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.26%) CentOS
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) Android
4 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.69%) Debian
5 6 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (1.28%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Campaign Management
2 9 (11.54%) OO
2 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.26%) Validation
4 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (8.97%) Data Validation
4 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.97%) TDD
4 7 (8.97%) Web Development
5 6 (7.69%) CRM
5 6 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) DevOps
7 3 (3.85%) Marketing Automation
7 3 (3.85%) OOP
8 2 (2.56%) Automation Testing
8 2 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (25.64%) Python
3 15 (19.23%) Java
4 12 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 9 (11.54%) C++
5 9 (11.54%) PHP
6 7 (8.97%) C#
7 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.41%) SQL
9 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.56%) C
11 1 (1.28%) Delphi
11 1 (1.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) CCNA
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) MCSE
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.85%) CCSA
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
5 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) Docker
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.28%) vCloud
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Cacti
1 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 5 (6.41%) WSUS
2 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) VMware
3 7 (8.97%) Apple
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) Adobe
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco
4 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) Borland
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £47559 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bideford, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Month + pension + holiday allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Maximise Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago