The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 15.00% 13.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Yeovil region.

Operating Systems Category
Yeovil
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 15.00% 18.18% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 17
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

Linux
Salary Trend in Yeovil

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

Linux Salary Trend in Yeovil

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yeovil 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Intel
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yeovil 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint