The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 73 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.09% 6.41% 8.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.76% 26.47% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 28 38
Average salary £37,500 £28,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.74% -29.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 136 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.15% 24.20% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 204 124 147
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
South West

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region.

Linux Salary Trend in Somerset

Linux
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Somerset

Linux
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 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
Bath +8 57 £35,500 +42.00% 23
Bridgwater -1 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Street -14 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Yeovil -1 2 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Frome - 2 £37,500 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

1 103 (66.45%) MySQL
2 77 (49.68%) jQuery
3 59 (38.06%) Java
3 59 (38.06%) JavaScript
3 59 (38.06%) Apache
4 58 (37.42%) PHP
4 58 (37.42%) Git (software)
5 53 (34.19%) Python
6 48 (30.97%) HTML
7 46 (29.68%) Windows
8 42 (27.10%) CSS
9 40 (25.81%) Web Services
10 36 (23.23%) XML
11 34 (21.94%) Degree
11 34 (21.94%) Internet
12 33 (21.29%) SQL
12 33 (21.29%) JSON
13 31 (20.00%) LAMP
14 29 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (18.71%) Subversion
15 28 (18.06%) Open Source
16 26 (16.77%) AngularJS
16 26 (16.77%) TDD
16 26 (16.77%) Software Engineering
16 26 (16.77%) Ajax
16 26 (16.77%) SOAP
17 24 (15.48%) Telecoms
18 23 (14.84%) Symfony
18 23 (14.84%) CakePHP
18 23 (14.84%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 59 (38.06%) Apache
2 18 (11.61%) IIS
3 15 (9.68%) Drupal
4 10 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 7 (4.52%) Gunicorn
5 7 (4.52%) nginx
6 5 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.23%) CMS
7 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.58%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.94%) Internet
2 11 (7.10%) HTTP
3 10 (6.45%) Firewall
3 10 (6.45%) DNS
4 8 (5.16%) SAN
4 8 (5.16%) DHCP
5 5 (3.23%) LAN
5 5 (3.23%) WAN
5 5 (3.23%) Intranet
5 5 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.58%) VoIP
7 3 (1.94%) IPv4
7 3 (1.94%) IPv6
7 3 (1.94%) VLAN
8 2 (1.29%) SSL
9 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (66.45%) MySQL
2 29 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.81%) Riak
4 9 (5.81%) Big Data
4 9 (5.81%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.52%) CouchDB
6 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.58%) Redis
7 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (37.42%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.71%) Subversion
3 16 (10.32%) PHPUnit
3 16 (10.32%) PEAR
4 11 (7.10%) Trac
4 11 (7.10%) Maven
4 11 (7.10%) Bugzilla
5 8 (5.16%) JUnit
5 8 (5.16%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.58%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (2.58%) Selenium
7 4 (2.58%) Ant
8 3 (1.94%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.29%) Toad
9 2 (1.29%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.65%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 24 (15.48%) Telecoms
2 15 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.58%) Marketing
3 4 (2.58%) Electronics
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
4 2 (1.29%) Games
4 2 (1.29%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (70.32%) Developer
2 39 (25.16%) Software Developer
3 35 (22.58%) PHP Developer
4 25 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.48%) Web Developer
6 22 (14.19%) Python Developer
7 20 (12.90%) Senior Python Developer
8 18 (11.61%) PHP Web Developer
9 17 (10.97%) Junior
10 15 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 15 (9.68%) Support Engineer
11 14 (9.03%) Graduate
12 13 (8.39%) Programmer
13 12 (7.74%) Java Developer
13 12 (7.74%) Analyst
14 11 (7.10%) Applications Developer
14 11 (7.10%) Web Applications Developer
14 11 (7.10%) Junior Developer
15 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (49.68%) jQuery
2 48 (30.97%) HTML
3 42 (27.10%) CSS
4 40 (25.81%) Web Services
5 36 (23.23%) XML
6 33 (21.29%) JSON
7 31 (20.00%) LAMP
8 26 (16.77%) AngularJS
8 26 (16.77%) Ajax
8 26 (16.77%) SOAP
9 23 (14.84%) Symfony
9 23 (14.84%) CakePHP
10 21 (13.55%) Django
11 20 (12.90%) Leaflet
11 20 (12.90%) Flask
12 18 (11.61%) RESTful
13 14 (9.03%) XHTML
14 12 (7.74%) Zend Framework
14 12 (7.74%) XML-RPC
14 12 (7.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.06%) Open Source
2 21 (13.55%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.55%) Digital Media
3 13 (8.39%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.74%) W3C
5 10 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.52%) GIS
7 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.29%) Clustering
8 2 (1.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.68%) Windows
2 22 (14.19%) Ubuntu
3 13 (8.39%) Debian
4 12 (7.74%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.23%) Android
5 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.58%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.94%) UNIX
7 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) SUSE
8 2 (1.29%) Fedora
8 2 (1.29%) CentOS
8 2 (1.29%) AIX
9 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.77%) TDD
1 26 (16.77%) Software Engineering
2 23 (14.84%) OO
3 20 (12.90%) Web Development
4 19 (12.26%) Scrum
5 18 (11.61%) MVC
6 16 (10.32%) Web Application Development
7 15 (9.68%) Analytics
7 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.03%) ITIL
8 14 (9.03%) OOP
9 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.10%) Project Management
11 10 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.16%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.16%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.52%) OOD
14 5 (3.23%) Performance Management
14 5 (3.23%) Android Development
14 5 (3.23%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.06%) Java
1 59 (38.06%) JavaScript
2 58 (37.42%) PHP
3 53 (34.19%) Python
4 33 (21.29%) SQL
5 22 (14.19%) Ruby
6 20 (12.90%) TypeScript
7 19 (12.26%) PHP5
8 18 (11.61%) Perl
9 14 (9.03%) C
10 12 (7.74%) ECMAScript
11 10 (6.45%) Shell Script
12 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
12 9 (5.81%) Erlang
13 7 (4.52%) Bash Shell
13 7 (4.52%) C++
14 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.29%) VBScript
14 2 (1.29%) C#
14 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (21.94%) Degree
2 5 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.29%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) CCNA
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.65%) CNA
4 1 (0.65%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.23%) XenServer
4 5 (3.23%) Xen
5 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (7.74%) SCCM
2 10 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (13.55%) VMware
2 15 (9.68%) Oracle
3 13 (8.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.74%) Zend
5 8 (5.16%) Citrix
6 6 (3.87%) Cisco
6 6 (3.87%) HP
6 6 (3.87%) JBoss
7 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.58%) Sun
8 4 (2.58%) SAP
9 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.29%) Intel
9 2 (1.29%) Veritas
10 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.65%) Dell
10 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.65%) Trapeze
10 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Frome
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago