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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 34.62% 4.44% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 40.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
11 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yeovil 42.31% 11.11% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 23 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Legal
2 7 (63.64%) Military
2 7 (63.64%) Logistics
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Korn
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) ATG
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
General
1 7 (63.64%) Legal
1 7 (63.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Support
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Korn
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ATG
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow