The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.94% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
Linux
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 22.55% 29.03% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 11
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,063 £32,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Linux
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Taunton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) Business Continuity
5 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (58.33%) NetScreen
5 7 (58.33%) Hitachi
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) Office 365
6 6 (50.00%) SLA
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (8.33%) DevOps
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (8.33%) TDD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Administrator
1 11 (91.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Continuity
1 7 (58.33%) Open Source
1 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) HP
1 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Hitachi
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle